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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
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