Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 7:17 a.m. Saturday to the 1000 block of Third Avenue who was bleeding following a dialysis treatment. Crashes WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 10:42 p.m. Saturday from the intersection of Pinewood Drive and Briarwood Drive. The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched to the scene. Police
The Minnesota Baseball Association Region 13C amateur baseball tournament field is set after all of the First Nite/Gopher League playoffs series ended in sweeps this weekend. Fairmont, Jackson, Hadley, Milroy, Luverne, Lakefield, Pipestone and Windom all advance to the Regional tournament. Seedings and matchups will be announced at a seeding meeting on Monday. Each best-of-three series will begin Wednesday.
TRACY -- Worthington Post 3958 qualified for its ninth-consecutive VFW baseball Final Four under head coach T.D. Hostikka with a 5-2 victory over Tracy on Saturday. Austin Svalland was the catalyst for Worthington as he accounted for four of its five runs with 3 RBIs and a run scored, was 2-for-4 and stole three bases. Post 3958 pitcher Will Brandner allowed two runs on two hits with 11 strikeouts across six innings. He also had a pair of RBIs. Brayden Donkersloot earned the save as he escaped a bases-loaded jam in the seventh while allowing no runs and no hits.
MANKATO -- Jackson native Pat Garvin has been named as an interim assistant coach for the Minnesota State-Mankato men’s basketball team by Mavericks head coach Matt Margenthaler. "I am excited to add Pat Garvin to our coaching staff," Margenthaler said in a press release. "He brings a great basketball mind and a willingness to grind in the office. I look forward to working side by side with Pat this year."
WORTHINGTON -- Athletes and parents will meet with Worthington High School athletic director Josh Dale on Tuesday, Aug. 8, at 6:30 p.m. in the high school gymnasium to discuss the upcoming fall season. Forms and fees must be completed before participants are able to become active in fall events. Sanford will be at the high school offering physicals to students who need them, beginning at 4:45 p.m. Cost is $25.
Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 5:24 p.m. Thursday for a woman experiencing a shooting pain in her leg. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 7:19 a.m. Friday to the 1100 block of Seventh Avenue for an adult female who was unresponsive. A funeral home was later contacted.
Crashes WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a minor train-vs.semi accident reported at 10:44 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of Nobles County 33 and Nobles County 5. The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched to the scene. LITTLE ROCK, Iowa — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office investigated a report of a crash with injuries reported at 1:45 p.m. Thursday from the intersection of Edwards Avenue and 320th Street.
WORTHINGTON — Street construction remains ongoing across various locations in Worthington, according to a press release from the city’s engineering department issued Thursday. Work is continuing on concrete pavement and sidewalk ramps on Fifth Avenue between 12th and Miller streets. Sidewalk ramp work is now completed at 13th Street, and pavement and sidewalk ramp work is continuing near the 14th Street and Miller Street intersections.
WORTHINGTON — An American Red Cross blood drive will take place from noon to 6 p.m. Aug. 4 and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 5 at Worthington Christian Church, 1501 N. Douglas Ave. The drive is being sponsored by International Quality Homecare and Compassionate Care Hospice. To schedule an appointment, phone 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org and enter: WorthingtonFH.
WORTHINGTON — The National Pork Producers Council of Washington has invited Dr. Wayne Freese, DVM of Worthington to serve on the Farm Bill Taskforce Committee.