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SD woman admits to beating her 5-year-old child to death
Minnesota daycare provider found guilty; child suffered brain damage
Man, 66, dies in head-on crash near Menahga, Minn.
CenturyLink CEO says he disagrees with Minnesota AG claims
Possibly 2 die when car flies through air, goes through St. Paul city bus
Martinez homers twice; Tigers sink Twins
Amateur baseball: Pipestone edges Cubs in 13 innings to seal series victory
WHS sports meeting is Tuesday, Aug. 8
Climbers of all ages are going vertical at Worthington Area YMCA
Doug Wolter: Something special will be missing after Vikings leave Mankato
Letter: Student's time in Worthington is winding down
Column: Hospice doesn’t mean a surrender of hope
McFeely: Is Michele Bachmann dipping her toe in Minnesota governor race?
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Column: PWs kept farms operating when war called away farmers
Looking Back: 2007 -- Luverne airport gets key federal funding
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Column: ‘Kids Went Here’ - That’s what you could say on bronze plaque
Looking Back: 1992 -- Disaster aid sought after strong area storms
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June 19, 2016
First State Bank Southwest honored for home lending
WORTHINGTON — First State Bank Southwest has been named one of Minnesoa Housing’s Top Producing Fix Up Lenders based on 2015 volume. The Top Producing Loan Officer program currently has three levels of achievement based on regional loan production: platinum, gold and silver. First...
June 19, 2016 - 8:25pm
June 15, 2016
‘Wall to wall’: New cars arrive as Marthaler Chevrolet dealership still under construction
WORTHINGTON — A new line of cars is available in Worthington. Crews worked to unload 55 Chrysler vehicles onto a grassy area on Marthaler...
June 15, 2016 - 9:15pm
May 17, 2016
Elks essay contest winners
May 17, 2016 - 8:41pm
May 4, 2016
New free digital library for residents
WORTHINGTON — Worthington Independent School District 518 Community Education has launched a digital library for residents. The Worthington myON library contains thousands of books generally for children from age 3 to eighth grade. Residents can access the library, which was started...
May 4, 2016 - 8:34pm
April 28, 2016
Free sandbox sand offered May 7
WORTHINGTON — Cemstone Concrete Materials, LLC, will offer up to 500 pounds of free, clean sand per truckload for local residents to create or fill sandboxes. Bring your truck or trailer and staff will load it with the free sand between 8 and 11:30 a.m. on May 7. In Worthington,...
April 28, 2016 - 7:44pm
April 21, 2016
Arbor Day program is April 29
WORTHINGTON — The Community Improvement Committee of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce and the city of Worthington will host an Arbor Day ceremony at 9 a.m. April 29. Each year, the Community Improvement Committee works with the city to select a location where a tree will...
April 21, 2016 - 8:06pm
April 17, 2016
AT&T launches HD Voice calling in southwest Minnesota
WORTHINGTON — AT&T has launched High Definition (HD) Voice calling in southwest Minnesota. HD Voice lets users have crystal clear conversations while surfing the Web at 4G LTE speeds. AT&T initially launched HD Voice about two years ago between Chicago and Minneapolis. Now...
April 17, 2016 - 8:38pm
February 7, 2016
Respiratory therapy manager joins Sanford Worthington Medical Center
WORTHINGTON — Dee Behnke, RN, is the new respiratory therapy manager for Sanford Worthington Medical Center. Behnke is a graduate of Rochester...
February 7, 2016 - 10:09pm
January 10, 2016
Hollahan joins Thrivent Financial
WORTHINGTON — Genell Hollahan of Fulda has joined Thrivent Financial as a financial associate with the organization’s Two Rivers Regional Financial Office. Hollahan offers comprehensive financial strategies, personal customer service and a wide range of financial products. Her...
January 10, 2016 - 8:04pm
December 2, 2015
Warming hearts, filling needs: Community Christmas Baskets deliver this week
WORTHINGTON — Since the mid-1920s, the volunteer-fueled Nobles County Community Christmas Baskets program has been doing its part to brighten...
December 2, 2015 - 2:31pm
November 19, 2015
Landgaard urges community input on new school
WORTHINGTON — Growing enrollment rates in District 518 have led to the beginning stages of plans to build a new school in Worthington. During the past week, Superintendent John Landgaard met separately with seven different entities within the school district to have an open dialogue...
November 19, 2015 - 8:54pm
August 18, 2015
Firefighters host fundraiser Saturday
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Fire Department is hosting its 13th Annual Firefighter’s Fundraiser from 1 to 6 p.m. Saturday at the fire station located at 830 Second Ave. This is the largest fundraiser during the year for the fire department. There will be raffle tickets for...
August 18, 2015 - 8:35pm
March 1, 2014
State wrestling: Championship final matches are set
ST. PAUL — At the conclusion of the state wrestling semifinals at the Xcel Energy Center, the tournament's championship final matches are set. Six...
March 1, 2014 - 2:05pm