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Worthington officers presented lifesaving awards
City to store fill in flood plain; says no to granny pods
Video leads to teen’s arrest in beating death
Higher minimum wage, new laws begin Aug. 1 in Minnesota
Wolter: Random thoughts in a fleeting summer
Worthington U15 soccer team wins state championship
VFW baseball: Luverne VFW strikes fast, wins District 3 tournament
Legion baseball: Rogers shuts out Luverne, Adrian wins District 2 tournament
Amateur baseball: Heron Lake defeats Luverne, joins playoff party
Editorial: Time to support our schools
Letter: Protect Nobles County citizens from e-cigarette
Column: Protecting innovation and trade secrets
Column: Morning in America it wasn't
Column: Notes from Cleveland -- the two forms of resistance
Robert J. Dauffenbach
Colbert "Corky" Bassett
Lavon H. Timm
Raymond J. Loeschen
Margaret Elizabeth Short
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Column: Father knows best
Looking Back: 2006 -- Reisdorfer honored with statewide nursing award
Barn to Dance: Mayville summer tradition going strong after 27 years
Out and About
Birth: July 26, 2016
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Davis 85th birthday
Bullerman 85th birthday
Data: July 26, 2016
Summons to establish custody
Data: July 25, 2016
Data: July 23, 2016
Data: July 22, 2016
April 24, 2012
Second Avenue work under way
WORTHINGTON -- Water main and storm sewer reconstruction along Second Avenue began Monday and will continue for the next several days. Work is ongoing between 15th and Okabena streets, according to the city of Worthington's engineering department.
April 24, 2012 - 8:42pm
The traveler's conundrum
WORTHINGTON -- Everyone seems to know that Minnesota has two seasons -- winter and road construction --and it's going to be a particularly busy...
April 24, 2012 - 8:32pm
March 5, 2012
Legislative Notes: Legislators to stop work for Kubly funeral
ST. PAUL -- Senate Majority Leader Dave Senjem walked across the front of the Minnesota Senate chamber Monday, pausing at a desk decorated with...
March 5, 2012 - 10:30pm
February 22, 2012
Bachmann pledges to continue work on new bridge
ST. PAUL -- U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann said she will continue efforts to build a new bridge linking Minnesota and Wisconsin, even though newly...
February 22, 2012 - 8:31pm
November 2, 2011
50 years of partnership
WORTHINGTON -- It started when a group of people realized how many children were getting hurt and dying of accidental causes and grew to become...
November 2, 2011 - 8:12pm
September 7, 2011
Bridge work begins in Nobles County
BREWSTER -- It has been nearly a year since a milling machine broke through a timber bridge structure on Nobles County State Aid Highway 1 south...
September 7, 2011 - 8:36pm
August 30, 2011
Obama says he will work to improve veterans' lives
MINNEAPOLIS -- President Barack Obama told thousands of American Legion members what many hoped to hear Tuesday as he pledged to improve their...
August 30, 2011 - 8:33pm
August 18, 2011
Finishing the project
With fall and winter looming in the near future and summertime drawing to a close, construction crews work hard to finish projects all over the...
August 18, 2011 - 8:25pm
August 8, 2011
Seal coat work slated to start Wednesday
WORTHINGTON -- Seal coat work on various city streets is tentatively scheduled to begin Wednesday afternoon. Seal coat work will last roughly one hour per street location. All affected streets other than South Lake Street will be closed to traffic during seal coating. Work can occur...
August 8, 2011 - 7:52pm
August 2, 2011
Bridge work to begin soon in Nobles County
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County Commissioners on Tuesday awarded a contract to Midwest Contractor, LLC, of Marshall, to complete the two bridge replacement projects -- one on Nobles County State Aid Highway 1 south of Brewster, and the other on CSAH 14, west of Brewster.
August 2, 2011 - 10:24pm
June 16, 2011
Sewer work taking place today
WORTHINGTON -- Sanitary sewer work on Nobles Street between Woodcrest Avenue and Orchard Road began Thursday and will continue today. Nobles Street from Woodcrest Avenue to Orchard Road will be closed to through traffic. Residents can still travel west on Nobles Street to meet up...
June 16, 2011 - 8:39pm
May 8, 2011
Students work on community garden
WORTHINGTON -- Local youth from seven churches worked together Saturday to plant vegetables in an acre and a half of soil -- a community garden...
May 8, 2011 - 7:40pm
December 2, 2010
Gold'n Plump adds 35 jobs at Luverne facility
LUVERNE -- Gold'n Plump Poultry will add 35 full-time positions and create a second shift at its facility in Luverne to accommodate a 50 percent production increase. "We feel positive about adding to our team at a time when the opposite is happening for a lot of other businesses,"...
December 2, 2010 - 10:49pm
August 25, 2010
First Avenue street work under way
WORTHINGTON -- Pavement work on First Avenue at 16th Street was tentatively scheduled to begin Wednesday. First Avenue will be open to through traffic, but there will be brief intermittent traffic interruptions along with restricted driving lanes and parking. Sixteenth Street at...
August 25, 2010 - 9:01pm
July 22, 2010
Sewer repair work starts Monday
WORTHINGTON -- Sewer spot repair work on Lake Avenue near Winifred Street is scheduled to begin Monday. Lake Avenue from Shell Street to Winifred Street will be closed to through traffic. Weather permitting and construction proceeding as planned, Lake Avenue through traffic should...
July 22, 2010 - 8:49pm