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Data: April 19, 2018
Reasons for increased violence at Minnesota prison unclear
Northwest Minn. man held woman captive, threatened to 'cut her into pieces' with machete
Suspect in double homicide near Perham spent over a year in a mental hospital
With new details out, the battle over taxes heats up at the Minnesota Legislature
Twins' LaMarre ends Puerto Rico marathon in 16th
Paul, Rockets cruise past Wolves
The Drill: Landon is a Rogers, so he plays baseball -- naturally
College football: Boneschans, Linder to play for Minnesota West
Golf: Wintry weather keeps pushing back golf season
Herberger's, other Bon-Ton Stores, to close
Project Food Forest planned in Luverne
Unnamed California investor buying up SD motels
Still fun at 40: Sanford Worthington Clinic’s Hieronimus still loves career after 40 years in health care
Detroit Lakes, Minn. couple among those stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Place a Business Announcement
Letter: Attend NCHS presentation Sunday at Armory
Column: Don't be afraid to reach out for help
AIMLESSLY NAVIGATING: Relationships, positivity breed happiness
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Males and laundry: know when to fold 'em
Gary Sterling Rodriguez Johnson
Charles "Cub" Holm
Bernice Verdella Melom
Spring weather - and wetness - are coming: Tips can help homeowners prevent basement flooding, ice dams
Welcome to Sarah's Culinary Q & A: How to slice an onion without crying
3 affordable wines to consider this spring
Being a good parent is hard. Being a bad parent is harder.
Hope for our hurts
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Taylor 90th birthday
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
Name released in fatal crash near Lismore
April 13, 2018
Count shows increase in SD homeless
MITCHELL, S.D.—The 2018 Statewide Point-in-Time Homeless Count taken Jan. 23 found 1,159 homeless individuals in South Dakota, an increase from the 955 counted in 2017. This year in Davison County, 11 people met the criteria to be considered homeless, and all of them were in...
April 13, 2018 - 7:49pm
December 8, 2017
Somali refugee aims to help Minnesotans better understand their plight
BRAINERD, Minn.—Somalis in Minnesota often find themselves misunderstood, but one young refugee hopes to help change that.
December 8, 2017 - 9:57am
July 19, 2017
Minn. woman overcomes learning curve to win 2 national academic awards
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Just three years after moving from China to Osakis while still learning the intricacies of the English language, Merry...
July 19, 2017 - 10:40am
June 6, 2017
Weaving kindness: Local woman makes comfort dolls for kids entering emergency foster care
WORTHINGTON — Myra Palmer was scrolling through Pinterest, an online idea-sharing program, one night when she discovered Dude Dolls, cute and...
June 6, 2017 - 9:01pm
May 9, 2017
Widboom is finalist for $10,000 donation
INDIANAPOLIS — A Worthington farmer and the Worthington Area YMCA are seeking voters’ support in order to make a difference in the community. Matt Widboom is one of 10 finalists in the Power to Do More contest sponsored by Resicore corn herbicide from Dow AgroSciences. In his...
May 9, 2017 - 4:33pm
March 24, 2017
Remarkable recovery: A combined 14 surgeries later, Bart and Sherry DeBoer share tale of crash with suspected drunk driver
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — There are moments that change a person’s life. Moments that — for better or for worse — are unforgettable. Moments...
March 24, 2017 - 9:14pm
March 10, 2017
Okabena woman feeling better inside and out after gastric sleeve surgery
WORTHINGTON — Nearly two years ago, Connie Busswitz followed through with a surgery that has made her a markedly different person both inside...
March 10, 2017 - 7:50pm
February 24, 2017
Luverne native succeeding as professional mountain bike racer
WORTHINGTON — Perhaps it’s not surprising that a woman who grew up near the quartzite cliffs of Blue Mounds State Park would eventually crave...
February 24, 2017 - 10:41pm
February 17, 2017
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
WORTHINGTON — A little more than a month ago, Eleanore Ebeling marked another birthday. It was her 102nd.
February 17, 2017 - 9:09pm
December 9, 2016
Teacher and traveler: Makela has found home in Worthington after instructing students in far-flung locales
WORTHINGTON — Erin Makela has gotten an education pretty much wherever she’s traveled. Considering the traveling she has done, her life...
December 9, 2016 - 10:02pm
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
November 18, 2016
Helping in Haiti: Avera nurse practitioner offers medical assistance in island nation
WORTHINGTON -- For Greta Martin, traveling to Haiti this past September was an experience she can’t wait to repeat next spring. She has just...
November 18, 2016 - 10:28pm
Worthington's Holiday Parade postponed
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington’s Holiday Parade that was scheduled for Friday evening has been postponed due to weather. The parade is now scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29 in downtown Worthington. All events scheduled in conjunction with the parade will be taking place.
November 18, 2016 - 9:35am
November 4, 2016
People behind the polls: Pillar of democracy upheld by election judges
“I…..solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will perform the duties of election judge according to law and the best of my ability and will diligently...
November 4, 2016 - 9:53pm
October 28, 2016
A shoebox surprise: As a refugee, Maylary Htoo Apolo received gifts from Operation Christmas Child. Now, she’s helping the cause
WORTHINGTON -- When you live in a refugee camp for 20 years, surprises don’t often come in colorful green and red boxes, filled with toys and...
October 28, 2016 - 9:48pm