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Lakeside Church welcomes new pastor
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Minnesota’s average ACT scores drop
Prep soccer: Experience will be key to Trojans quest for conference championship
Prep volleyball: Southwest Minnesota volleyball talent is easy to find
High school volleyball: Trojans hope experience puts them over the top
Girls tennis: Trojans drop opener to Harrisburg
High school football: H-LP gridders aiming for success
Letter: DFL political games hurt millions of Minnesotans
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Sean Hannity, Trump's 'spin doctor'
Letter: Divider-in-chief is at it again
Ryan L. Shea
Curtis Lowell Schmidt
Nina Mae Eernisse
Disheveled Theologian: Finding meaning in the motive
Looking Back: 1966 -- Foreign ag specialists visit Worthington
Column: Is it possible to be fast asleep for three or four weeks?
Crazy about the cube: Abel Piper, 12, participates in Rubik’s Cube National Championships
Disheveled Theologian: Twenty years later, still glad to have him with me
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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
June 22, 2015
City moves to extend Grand Avenue north
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council voted following a public hearing to move forward with improvements to extend Grand Avenue’s street and sidewalk. The improvement will create a base construction for the 40-foot-wide road as well as curb, gutter and concrete street surfacing....
June 22, 2015 - 10:23pm
January 13, 2015
Column: Considering local golf -- and water
Editor’s note: This is the second of a two-part column. WORTHINGTON — As the Worthington City Council discusses the future of Prairie View Golf Links and the condition of Lake Okabena, there are many things that need to be placed on the table. Its first challenge as a council...
January 13, 2015 - 6:49pm
Column: Our lake, and how golf affects its health
WORTHINGTON — The political phenomena before us with respect to the city property associated with Prairie View Golf Links is repeated over and over in rural communities. It is a debate between those in power for decades and possibly centuries and the changing society found within...
January 13, 2015 - 9:51am
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