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Smart Driver classes set for next week
Groenewold excels at Creative Writing Contest
Senior Linkage Line presentation is Monday
WHS speech wraps up successful year
Three individuals face charges after children removed from drug-ridden vehicle
Wolter/Hagen column: NFL draft full of dreams, opportunities, and potential pitfalls
Les Knutson: The Maris light still shines bright
College softball: New Lady Jays coach already looking ahead to next year
Scott Rall: Recycling options exist for old sporting stuff
McFeely: If you're going to do this, MIAC presidents, own it
Nation's largest farm toy store attracts customers for miles
Simply Sweet Cheesecake is busy and booming in Lakefield
Sap to syrup: Volunteers tap in Minnesota park’s maple trees
Minnesota Chamber of Commerce criticizes Walz’s proposed budget
Osceola County Career Day offers on-site exposure of area businesses to S-O sophomore students
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Letter: A thank-you to the linemen crews
Column: Updates are planned and on the way for District 518
Letter: Time to ask for a Constitutional Convention
Letter: More information sought, and needed, on bill
Letter: Historic Dayton House a hidden treasure in Worthington
Kenneth "Ken" Winker
Donald George Jensen
Leo John Nau
Disheveled Theologian: The last seven words of Christ -- reunion
Crosses on Ocheyedan Mound a symbol of the season
Refreshed condo satisfies Lowes
Kremer keeps building a successful business
Mother/son team up for success
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Robert (Bob) Shore
Emil & Betty Czepa
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
February 12, 2019
Editorial: Disappointing message sent on economic development
Last week’s news that Worthington’s Shopko has been designated for closure in May only reinforces what many people already feel is obvious: further economic development in this community is sorely needed.
February 12, 2019 - 10:45pm
February 5, 2019
Editorial: Latest 518 bond referendum too good to turn down
A little more than two years ago, District 518 put forth a $79 million bond referendum to voters that failed by a nearly two-thirds to one-third margin. That referendum, if passed, would have resulted in the construction of a new high school, reconfiguration of the grades for other...
February 5, 2019 - 10:37pm
October 30, 2018
Editorial: Vote yes for half-cent sales tax
Over the last decade, a local option half-cent sales tax approved by Worthington voters — and then authorized by the Minnesota Legislature — delivered in excess of $7.3 million for local projects.
October 30, 2018 - 10:29pm
October 9, 2018
Editorial: 'Necessity defense' could unleash chaos
GRAND FORKS — Is it OK to break the law if it's in the name of perceived public good? Specifically, can people who trespassed and tampered with a multimillion-dollar pipeline avoid jail time if they can prove it was for the sake of slowing climate change? This is the issue...
October 9, 2018 - 5:24pm
October 7, 2018
Editorial: Jeff Johnson the right choice for Minnesota governor
Jeff Johnson is the clear choice to be Minnesota's next governor. Johnson, a Republican, is well-prepared professionally and through his public...
October 7, 2018 - 7:00am
July 31, 2018
How to submit a paid letter to the editor
The Globe has now begun charging for political endorsement letters to the editor, effective with the July 28 edition. Election-related letters to the editor advocating for or against a candidate, ballot measure or political party will be considered ads and are subject to a charge...
July 31, 2018 - 10:51pm
Editorial: Above all, put our kids first
In 13 days, statewide voters will go to the polls for Minnesota’s primary election. There’s even more at stake, however, in Worthington Independent School District 518. Once again, district voters are being asked to consider a bond referendum that, if approved, would result in...
July 31, 2018 - 10:46pm
January 24, 2018
Editorial: Now's the time to get behind school board referendum
In our Jan. 13 edition, we published a story on Worthington Mayor MIke Kuhle’s support for the $68 million Independent School District 518 referendum, which will be decided upon Feb. 13. In the article, Kuhle also condemned the tactics of Worthington Citizens for Progress, which...
January 24, 2018 - 9:31am
January 12, 2018
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
If you get your news using Facebook, you deserve to know that the social media platform is changing the way it delivers that information to you....
January 12, 2018 - 4:15pm
August 15, 2017
Editorial: Newspapers remain the trusted source for news, advertising
Today's front page has no news on it. Subscribers already know that, of course, because it’s quite possible they gasped when they unfurled this edition on their doorstep. For those who are shocked or disappointed, let the feeling sink in for a moment, because this is what would...
August 15, 2017 - 10:21pm
June 23, 2017
As others see it: Newspapers still top choice for news
Those who believe newspapers are becoming a relic of the past should update their thinking. Survey after survey shows today’s local newspapers are still highly regarded and heavily relied upon for providing information residents trust and demand.
June 23, 2017 - 10:52pm
June 16, 2017
Column: Super Bowl effort benefiting youths across Minnesota
By Dana Nelson, Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee
June 16, 2017 - 10:46pm
June 13, 2017
Editorial: Worthington's big water win
It’s probably impossible to calculate just how many trips supporters of the Lewis & Clark Regional and Water System have made to St. Paul to secure money for the project.
June 13, 2017 - 10:26pm
May 4, 2017
From the Mayor's Desk: Let's not forget what Worthington has going for it
It was a disappointment to say the least that the movie theater project was put on hold last week.
May 4, 2017 - 10:03pm
April 5, 2017
As others see it: It's long past time for transportation funding deal
A transportation funding bill should have been agreed to years ago. The delay has caused the cost of road projects to skyrocket. Take the case of the current Highway 22 project between Mankato and Mapleton. MnDOT thought it could pave 12 miles from Blue Earth County Road 90 to Mapleton...
April 5, 2017 - 10:10pm