Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 5:53 p.m. Tuesday to transport a juvenile male that had fallen and possibly broken his wrist. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 9:49 p.m. Tuesday to the 800 block of Humiston Avenue. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 2 p.m. Wednesday to the 2100 block of Nobles Street. Crashes
WASECA -- Anna Kill and Jamie Newman won matches Tuesday for the Worthington Trojans in a season-opening girls tennis outing in Waseca. Waseca won as a team, 5-2. Kill, competing at No. 1 singles, won her match 6-3, 2-6, 7-5. Newman, at No. 3 singles, won 4-6, 7-6 (10-8), 6-2. At No. 2 singles, the Trojans' Kelly Newman fell to her Waseca opponent 5-7, 6-3, 0-6. At No. 4 singles, Worthington's Maggie Putnam was unable to pull out a victory, losing 1-6, 6-4, 2-6.
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce through the Community Image Committee is sponsoring a “Flower Power – Yard of the Week.” This week’s recipient is the residents of Okabena Towers, 212 12th St .
Crashes WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 10:25 a.m. Tuesday from the intersection of Oxford Street and Diagonal Road. Fire WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Fire Department was dispatched at 8:02 a.m. Tuesday to the 400 block of Ninth Avenue for a dryer fire.
WINDOM -- Windom High School graduate Heather Van Norman, who wowed crowds in the 1980s with her track and field sprinting records, is one of 12 new inductees in the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) Hall of Fame.
Les Knutson The Globe MOUNTAIN LAKE -- Red Rock Central senior Nathan Runck has never run in a high school cross country meet, and neither has RRC junior Dalton Piotter. Friday, the pair of ace distance runners will get their first chance when the recently-formed cooperative of Mountain Lake, Mountain Lake Christian and RRC -- known as Mountain Lake Area -- takes to the course at Fairmont’s 13-team Early Bird Invitational.
By Les Knutson The Globe WORTHINGTON -- A depth-filled Worthington High School varsity boys cross country team will likely be paced this fall by a pair of returning veterans who have experienced lots of previous success as accomplished distance runners.
Aaron Hagen The Globe WORTHINGTON -- Anneke Weg remembers how nervous she was in her first varsity match. Now a senior, Weg is hoping to share her experience and lead a young group of players on this year’s Worthington volleyball team.
MARSHALL — The trū Shrimp Company, an affiliate of Ralco, and Schwan’s Company, a leading national U.S. food business, have announced formation of a strategic partnership designed to help propel in-land shrimp production forward. As part of the new partnership between two of the Marshall-based companies, Schwan’s is making a significant investment in the trū Shrimp Company. Terms of the partnership were not disclosed.
WORTHINGTON — Former Worthington pastor Rev. Gordon Orde, who now resides in Northfield, will be preaching Sunday at Emmanuel United Methodist Church (9 a.m.) and First United Methodist Church (10 a.m.).. Orde served these two churches for 12 years before his retirement in 2013 after more than four decades in ministry. Orde and his wife, Dorothy, will both be in Worthington on Sunday.