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Minorities with post-secondary credentials make less than whites, study shows
'Support our Schools' effort gets under way
County begins budget discussion
Men on the street
Protests cost St. Paul $1.5M while Summit Avenue remains closed
All welcome at 34th annual Fun Run
Amateur baseball: Region 13C playoffs begin Wednesday
Wolter: Random thoughts in a fleeting summer
Worthington U15 soccer team wins state championship
VFW baseball: Luverne VFW strikes fast, wins District 3 tournament
Letter: Journey pastor grateful for community support
Letter: Deep thoughts on constructing obstructions
Some Trump-style speculation on the GOP and Putin
Letter: Trip to Paris is May highlight for exchange student
Column: Trump set the table for Clinton
Calen Daniel "Rudy" Ross
Colbert (Corky) Bassett
Looking Back: 2006 -- City, YMCA approved deal for new Y facility
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
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Davis 85th birthday
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Summons to establish custody
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worthington city council
January 9, 2015
City council mulls Prairie View's future
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council and new mayor Mike Kuhle have wasted little time after the new year in getting down to business concerning the city — specifically Prairie View Golf Links. The council met Friday morning during a work session to discuss the future of...
January 9, 2015 - 10:12pm
December 30, 2014
Editorial: A new year's hope
Last month, Worthington voters elected a new mayor and two new Worthington City Council members. As a result, Worthington Mayor Alan Oberloh’s run as mayor has now come to an end after 12 years, and councilman Ron Wood’s service done after eight years. To say the mayoral race...
December 30, 2014 - 8:29pm
December 28, 2014
YEAR IN REVIEW: Fewer tenants, more controversy, continue to plague mall property
WORTHINGTON — The Northland Mall saga continued on throughout 2014. With a 2013 drug bust at the mall shedding light on some of the issues...
December 28, 2014 - 8:47pm
YEAR IN REVIEW: City voters choose new mayor, councilmen; school referendum passes
WORTHINGTON — Worthington voters elected a new mayor and two new city council members in November, and they also approved a new excess levy referendum for District 518 schools. In the mayoral race, Alan Oberloh was defeated in his bid for a fourth four-year term. Mike Kuhle captured...
December 28, 2014 - 8:40pm
December 26, 2014
Oberloh looks back: Outgoing mayor reflects on 12 years at City Hall
WORTHINGTON — Not with a fizzle, but with a bang. After 12 years of being the city of Worthington’s mayor, Alan Oberloh is exiting...
December 26, 2014 - 9:41pm
December 23, 2014
Council makes mall moves; Oberloh, Wood give final remarks
WORTHINGTON — The progress on the deteriorating Northland Mall took another step forward during Monday night’s city council meeting. There were several items involving the mall discussed during the meeting, which served as the final council session of 2014 and the last for Mayor...
December 23, 2014 - 9:37am
December 2, 2014
Editorial: The seven-way split
Was former Worthington City Administrator Craig Clark such an effective leader that it takes seven people to replace him? It’s safe to say the skills of Clark — who departed last month for a similar job in Austin — had little to do with the city council’s decision last week...
December 2, 2014 - 4:57pm
October 27, 2014
Letter: As mayor, Kuhle would listen to citizens
By Judy Alm, Worthington Now is the time for everyone to vote, be heard and make a difference with our local government. Vote for Mike Kuhle. Mike is active in our city council, active with our veterans, and active in civic and church groups. He has been involved in local business...
October 27, 2014 - 1:37pm
Letter: Harmon would give council a voice of reason
By Claire and Jo Gerber, Worthington I would like to recommend Mike Harmon as a great choice for the Worthington City Council seat in District 2. Mike has always had an interest in our community and has served on many boards and committees. I think he would be a definite asset...
October 27, 2014 - 1:34pm
October 20, 2014
Letter: Vote Harmon for Ward 2 city council seat
By Wayne Freese, Worthington The people of Worthington are fortunate to have a choice of candidates interested in running for the opening seat for Ward 2 of the City Council. Time, dedication and commitment are the necessary requirements from those serving. The true work of a council...
October 20, 2014 - 3:57pm
September 29, 2014
Letter: A suggestion for Prairie View Golf Links
By Roger Nelson, Worthington Fifteen years ago, the Worthington City Council put Prairie View Golf Course under the Parks Department because as an enterprise it was losing money every year. The State Legislature put levy limits on because of the things cities were doing. At this...
September 29, 2014 - 4:49pm
New bike lane pedals into focus
WORTHINGTON — Worthington’s Statewide Health Improvement Program Committee (SHIP) hosted a South Shore Drive bike lane demonstration Friday...
August 29, 2014 - 10:04pm
August 8, 2014
Filings made in Worthington races
WORTHINGTON — Candidates have until Tuesday to be on this November’s ballot. However, a few early contenders have made their intentions known. As of Friday afternoon, the city of Worthington has three contested races. In Ward One, incumbent Ron Wood is seeking re-election against...
August 8, 2014 - 9:56pm
July 15, 2014
Local business makes plans to expand
WORTHINGTON — Representatives from the locally based company PurNet Inc., 1626 Oxford St., went before the Worthington City Council Monday night to request sale of a lot in the Worthington Bioscience Industrial Park. Darlene Vortherms, founder and CEO of PurNet, explained the...
July 15, 2014 - 11:30am
June 25, 2014
Editorial: Way to pay attention
It’s a wise thing the Worthington City Council and city staff read the fine print earlier this week. During its regular meeting Monday night, the council opted to reject all bids and re-authorize advertisement for a water main extension project on Okabena Street. As this newspaper...
June 25, 2014 - 5:37pm