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Ranum pleads guilty to three felony charges
New 72-unit apartment complex planned for Grand Avenue
Sanford Worthington Medical Center begins CEO transition
Bumper bushels: Farmers reap rewards from timely rains
Candidate debates to air Thursday on public TV
High school football: H-BC, E/E win big in section playoffs
High school football: Trojans fall to Sibley East, Luverne tops St. Peter
Section 3A South volleyball: Higher seeds win first-round matches
Section football playoffs: Showdown season is here
Prep football: H-LP finishes off perfect regular season
Editorial: Hamilton for District 22B Representative
Letter: Vote yes for Sunday liquor sales in Worthington
Letter: More feasible -- and affordable -- plan needed for school district
Letter: Businesses should take down political signs
Letter: Trump has ‘vision and fortitude’ needed for presidency
Ralph W. Thueson
Linda Diann Finke
Margaret "Jean" Bolin
Patricia "Pat" J. Smedsrud
Eleanor Clarke Garrish
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
Potted mums difficult to establish if planted in fall
Column: Worthington is no stranger to election hullabaloo
New adaptation of ‘Sense and Sensibility’ arrives at Guthrie
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City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
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August 12, 2016
Worthington City Council race growing
WORTHINGTON -- As of Friday afternoon, Worthington City Hall reported just four individuals have filed thus far for three city council seats up for election in November. The following individuals have submitted an affidavit of candidacy and payment to begin campaigning for Worthington...
August 12, 2016 - 9:21pm
August 8, 2016
City’s bond request dips to $3.15 million for projects; Acting Living Plan priorities presented
WORTHINGTON -- Bids were opened Monday on the issuance and sale of general obligation funds for the city of Worthington to finance sewer and water extensions in the Bioscience Park. Initially, the city had planned to seek $3,475,000 in bonds for the projects, but favorable bidding...
August 8, 2016 - 10:00pm
Three file for Worthington City Council in first week
WORTHINGTON -- During the first week of filing for city office, the following individuals have submitted an affidavit of candidacy and payment to begin campaigning for Worthington City Council: Rod Sankey, Ward 1 Amy Ernst, Ward 2 Chad Cummings, At-Large Anyone interested in filing...
August 8, 2016 - 9:09pm
July 25, 2016
Worthington officers presented lifesaving awards
WORTHINGTON -- A Worthington Police Department detective and officer were presented lifesaving awards Monday night for their actions to save...
July 25, 2016 - 9:42pm
July 14, 2016
Letter: Consider future of Prairie View property carefully
By Alan Oberloh, Worthington I read the Daily Globe story about the offer from the DNR and the plans for reuse of the former Prairie View Golf course with great interest. It seems there is a lack of vision by some and legitimate concerns by other council members. While I agree that...
July 14, 2016 - 8:55pm
July 11, 2016
City to sell nearly $3.5 million in bonds for street, water projects
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council authorized the sale of nearly $3.5 million in general obligation bonds Monday night. The bonds will be used to finance the Grand Avenue extension, 2016 street reconstruction projects, water projects on Nobles County State Aid Highway 35...
July 11, 2016 - 9:50pm
June 29, 2016
City, SWMHP to collaborate on arts initiative
WORTHINGTON -- A portion of a $3 million grant to incorporate arts and culture into southwest Minnesota communities will be making its way to Worthington. The Worthington City Council approved Monday night a memorandum of understanding between the Southwest Minnesota Housing Partnership...
June 29, 2016 - 10:48am
June 28, 2016
City council approves extended loan for mall site redevelopment
WORTHINGTON -- The city of Worthington’s Economic Development Authority (EDA) met at 6 p.m. Monday to discuss the development contract and loan/mortgage amendment with the Yellow Company, LLC, the entity developing the Northland Mall site. Brad Chapulis, Director of Community...
June 28, 2016 - 2:17pm
June 7, 2016
With several initiatives ongoing, Mayor Kuhle sees bright future for Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Positive changes within the community are on the way, Worthington Mayor Mike Kuhle insisted last week. All that’s needed is...
June 7, 2016 - 10:19pm
March 14, 2016
Crailsheim bridge sculpture's home: Chautauqua Park
WORTHINGTON — After gathering public comment and numerous letters, the Worthington City Council Monday night voted unanimously to place the Crailsheim bridge sculpture in Chautauqua Park, the site originally identified by the city’s public arts commission and approved by its park...
March 14, 2016 - 10:00pm
January 4, 2016
Letter: JBS should step up to help with soccer fields
By Alan Oberloh, Worthington (Former Worthington mayor) I thought I could add some clarification to the article in the Jan. 2 Globe. A joint committee was established in 2006 to research ways to improve Worthington’s soccer fields. We actually toured the then-new fields constructed...
January 4, 2016 - 4:19pm
December 1, 2015
Letter: City needs to be playing chess, not checkers
By Ronald Wood, Worthington After reading the Daily Globe last week (Nov. 24), I did not know whether to laugh or cry. Our city leaders over the last year have demonstrated they are playing checkers while everyone else is playing chess. While voicing an economic development agenda,...
December 1, 2015 - 6:51pm
October 20, 2015
Letter: Former pastor commends church for land offer
By the Rev. Irwin Van Leeuwen, Sioux Falls, S.D. It was disheartening to read last week of the Worthington City Council’s reaction to the proposal of establishing a park on the north side of Oxford Street on property owned by American Reformed Church. I appreciated the church’s...
October 20, 2015 - 3:26pm
October 7, 2015
Mapping it out: City council, planning commission discuss street’s future development
WORTHINGTON — In a joint work session meeting, the Worthington City Council and members of the city’s planning commission gathered Wednesday to discuss the future of development north of Oxford Street. Andrew Dresdner, the director of urban design at Cuningham Group, delivered...
October 7, 2015 - 9:59pm
August 13, 2015
Letter: Prairie View a valuable city amenity
By Ronald A. Wood, Worthington It is a sad day for the city of Worthington, not due to the closure of Prairie View Golf Links, but rather because of the slippery slope created by the process. Our new council and mayor came in with this as their objective. They put a committee...
August 13, 2015 - 3:55pm