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Worthington FFA crowns stars
No health violations found in examination of Willmar Jennie-O plant
Rock County Library receives grant
Solo/Ensemble Festival is today
Wine & Canvas event is Friday
State wrestling: Worthington's Carson Hagen ends with a silver
Iowa girls basketball: Central Lyon falls in first round at state
College basketball: Minnesota West women headed to nationals
Section 3A south girls basketball: Hills-Beaver Creek upsets Edgerton
State wrestling: Fischenich, Slater end with a win
Column: In ACA case, context is critical
Column: Jeb Bush, CPAC pinata
Letter: Dayton's roads and bridges plan deserves support
Letter: New host family is big part of exchange student's month
We’ve become like the former Soviet Union
LuVerna C. Leslie Hilliard
Linda Jean Hoskins
A real puzzler: Pat Loosbrock puts together works of art, piece by piece
Column: Hay! Did you know about our town's wonder crop?
Out & About: Feb. 27-March 7
Religion briefs: Feb. 26
Looking Back: 1940 - Historic Chautauqua Park pavilion torn down
Out and About
Lamfers 80th birthday
Grube 80th birthday
Erdman 80th birthday
Moser 85th birthday
Data: March 3, 2015
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Tax-Forfeited Land Classification Public Meeting Notice
Data: Feb. 28, 2015
Data: Feb. 27, 2015
February 16, 2015
Homeless money sought
ST. PAUL — Faith leaders, legislators and youths plan to ask the state for more money to help homeless youths and families. They will announce their efforts to get the funds during a Thursday event sponsored by Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota and Lutheran Advocacy Minnesota....
February 16, 2015 - 9:48pm
October 13, 2014
Library to become Haunted Pirate Ship
WORTHINGTON — Youths are invited to jump aboard the Nobles County Library’s Haunted Pirate Ship. This special program will be offered Thursday from 9:30 to 11 a.m.; noon to 1:30 p.m.; and 2 to 3:30 p.m.; and Friday from noon to 1:30 p.m. and 2 to 3:30 p.m. To register for one...
October 13, 2014 - 8:42pm
January 30, 2013
Local dentists aim to Give Kids a Smile
WORTHINGTON -- Two Worthington dental offices will be giving back this Friday during the National Give Kids a Smile Day. The program provides...
January 30, 2013 - 9:55pm
December 19, 2012
Area youths working for change in schools and communities
WORTHINGTON -- Within the halls of Worthington High School walk several students who are determined to create a change within their school and community. Youth Making Change (YMC) is a student-led organization that corresponds with the Nobles County Integration Collaborative (NCIC)...
December 19, 2012 - 10:15pm
October 21, 2012
St. Mary's youths to appear on TV
WORTHINGTON -- KDLT-TV news from Sioux Falls, S.D., is scheduled to air a story Wednesday about Nancy Johnson's first-grade class at St. Mary's Catholic School in Worthington. A KDLT news team visited the class to learn about the students' stuffed frog mascot, Singapore Sam, who...
October 21, 2012 - 8:53pm
October 11, 2012
Kindness Retreat connects region's youths
WORTHINGTON -- The First Baptist Church gymnasium in Worthington was converted into an interactive classroom for area fifth-graders Thursday. Students spent the day -- and others will also do so today -- at the Youth Frontiers Kindness Retreat, an annual event sponsored by the Nobles...
October 11, 2012 - 9:24pm
April 22, 2012
Worthington Area YMCA to host Healthy Kids Day on Saturday
WORTHINGTON -- With numerous activities scheduled, Saturday's Healthy Kids Day will provide fun-filled activities for area youths. "There are a lot of good activities going on, and it's free," said YMCA Health and Fitness Director Ryan Seykora. "It's for members and non-members,...
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April 22, 2012 - 10:24pm
March 15, 2012
Local students gather weekly for McPrayer
WORTHINGTON -- Rousting a teen from slumber early in the morning is not an easy feat. But a long-running program for local middle-schoolers and high-schoolers is inspiring youths to get up for a serving of food and faith. McPrayer, an ecumenical youth effort that meets at 6:30 a.m....
March 15, 2012 - 12:00am
January 9, 2012
Area 4-H youths get boost with $3,000 check
WORTHINGTON -- As its company continues to provide interconnections to the transmission grid for wind development across southern Minnesota and...
January 9, 2012 - 9:05pm
May 18, 2010
Brief: Wild West Round Up day camps planned
WINDOM -- Area youth in grades kindergarten through fifth grade are invited to experience a Wild West Round Up at day camps scattered throughout Cottonwood County in June. Camps will be from 9 a.m. to noon June 11, at the Storden City Park; 1 to 4 p.m. June 11, at the Westbrook City...
May 18, 2010 - 9:13pm
December 12, 2009
More options needed for treating children
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the final installment in a series of stories this week regarding out-of-home placement of children and the community's hope to reverse the trends.
December 12, 2009 - 12:00am