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'It's all about teamwork'
Party for the 'pout': 39th annual International Eelpout Festival draws a crowd to Walker
Area communities awarded CERTs grants
Minnesota West hosting PSEO information night
Authorities apprehend Alexandria man after Mountain Lake standoff
Russians outlast Germans in OT to claim men's hockey gold medal
Winter BWCA adventure qualifies as extreme camping
South Korea brings curtain down on 'Peace Games'
Unexpected Olympic moments up a frozen river
UMD wraps up home ice: Road sweep of Western Michigan keeps Bulldogs home for NCHC playoffs
Commentary: Thank you, Joy Behar
Letter: J turn proposal not right for Heron Lake
Column: District 518 monitoring progress of English Learners
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
We must admit it: This is who we are
Adrianna (Moret) Wagley
Kim Marie Nielsen
Esther Zavala de Adame
'Energy-efficient' sunlight: How LEDs allow homeowners flexibility in their homes
Eidhammer has many reasons to take heart
Disheveled Theologian: Billy Graham's hope (is the same as ours)
What to know about nursing home costs and hospice care insurance
Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
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Meyer 80th birthday
Birth: Liesel Lee Harberts
Sietsema 90th birthday
Boock 50th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
February 17, 2018
New Worthington investment group looks to encourage business growth
WORTHINGTON — The newly created Worthington Investment Network, appropriately acronymed WIN, has one mission: grow the local economy. The private group, consisting of volunteer investors, will primarily pool money to provide new or expanding businesses with a location to lease...
February 17, 2018 - 8:45am
December 27, 2017
WREDC loan is feather in the cap for local start-up
WORTHINGTON — A new Worthington-based poultry services business is serving farms in and around the four-state area. Annette Kemper, 52, is...
December 27, 2017 - 7:07am
November 18, 2017
SWMn NWIa Venture Network aims to stimulate economic development
JACKSON — About 90 people with interest in stimulating regional economic development convened Thursday at the Intivity Center for a new networking...
November 18, 2017 - 8:01am
September 23, 2017
Mayor suggests public funding for WREDC in question
WORTHINGTON — During a special Worthington City Council meeting Wednesday, Mayor Mike Kuhle said taxpayer funding for the Worthington Regional Economic Development Corp. (WREDC) could be slowly cut off.
September 23, 2017 - 1:11am
Local leaders discuss next steps for Worthington Global Market
WORTHINGTON — The discussion continued among city, church and other community leaders Thursday afternoon as they considered the next steps...
June 23, 2017 - 9:21pm
June 2, 2017
WREDC fund to support newest Worthington housing development
WORTHINGTON — Worthington Regional Economic Development Corp. (WREDC) announced Friday that it has provided a $100,000 housing challenge fund loan to South Lake Development LLC for building 12 owner-occupied duplexes.
June 2, 2017 - 8:39pm
February 17, 2017
Bill could bring more rental housing to Worthington
PAUL — A bill introduced last week by Rep. Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake, aims to provide more incentive for developers to build rental housing...
February 17, 2017 - 9:24pm
February 16, 2017
Worthington Global Market takes its first steps
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington area’s cultural diversity is widely known, but not always seen or experienced firsthand. The Worthington Regional Economic Development Corp. and Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with the county, city, area businesses, churches...
February 16, 2017 - 9:17pm
February 2, 2017
WREDC annual meeting talks business growth; embracing diversity
WORTHINGTON — Speakers at the Worthington Regional Economic Development Corp. (WREDC) annual meeting celebrated cooperation between public...
February 2, 2017 - 10:41pm
January 27, 2017
WREDC annual meeting is Thursday
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Regional Economic Development Corp. (WREDC) annual meeting will feature guest speaker Dane Smith, president of advocacy organization Growth & Justice and former journalist who spent 30 years covering government and politics. The event begins with...
January 27, 2017 - 8:19pm
Year in Review: City makes progress on housing dilemma
WORTHINGTON — Coming into 2016, the city needed housing as badly as ever. A 2013 housing study found the city needed 250 to 260 units in order...
December 27, 2016 - 9:01pm
December 26, 2016
Year in Review: Lots of activity taking place — and in the works — around former mall site
WORTHINGTON — From an economic development standpoint, the former Northland Mall property and Grand Avenue extension are two potential new...
December 26, 2016 - 9:40pm
December 23, 2016
WREDC gets $50,000 from JBS, $50,000 from DEED
WORTHINGTON — This week, JBS contributed $50,000 toward the Worthington Regional and Economic Development Corp. (WREDC) Rental Housing Challenge Fund. As of the latest contribution, the WREDC has $110,126 of funds for the program. JBS helped start the fund in January by giving...
December 23, 2016 - 9:33pm
December 7, 2016
Craving coffee: Businesses, others hopeful for downtown jolt
WORTHINGTON — This city has been without a downtown coffee shop since BenLee’s Cafe, located on 10th Street, moved out earlier this year...
December 7, 2016 - 9:43pm
December 2, 2016
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
WORTHINGTON — Go ahead. Tell Kevin Donovan “no,” or that something can’t be done, or that he isn’t the man to do it. Then sit back,...
December 2, 2016 - 8:47pm