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McMillan Street work beginning Tuesday
Minnesota Supreme Court upholds Worthington man’s criminal sexual conduct conviction
Female athlete advocate: Okabena native wins national award for online movement encouraging change
Marching bands preview music, shows at 6 p.m. Thursday at WMS
Worthington man charged with vehicle theft
Doug Wolter: Twins mashing it up in home run heaven
Legion baseball: Worthington hits the skids against Tracy
Wild GM on Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues: ‘Why can’t it be this team?’
Scott Rall: The Topeka shiner has a friend in USFWS
Junior Legion: Worthington collects 13 hits in 16-6 win over R-T-R
The Hut celebrates 50 years of business
Gordon part of trade mission to Colombia, Peru
Growing optimism: Dairy producers see glimmer of hope for milk prices
Split Rock Burgers & Brews makes splash over the weekend
Proposed Rock County solar farm now planned as two projects
Place a Business Announcement
Letter: Pyle mentioned Worthington man in book
Column: It’s definitely a busy summer for District 518
Letter: Let's celebrate older Americans daily
Column: A long thin line of personal anguish
Letter: Trip to Paris was a memorable experience
Becky L. Hollander-Crane
Janet Kay Allen
Lewis Adams Hudson
Disheveled Theologian: Serve as you are called to serve
Area family to lead GIRL POWERment camp
Sacred Heart Catholic Church undergoing extensive restoration project in advance of upcoming centennial
The tick-tock of the clock: Worthington man’s collection soothes the soul
Love, American style: Long-distance year to end in August nuptials
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Ralph and Ardella Schroeder
Virgil and Sylvia Richter
Alphonse and Donna Menke
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
August 8, 2017
Doug Wolter: The new NFL: The 'Look at Me League'
I have a funny little rule regarding on-field football celebrations: If high school kids shouldn’t do it, then NFL players shouldn’t either. You know how it is in high school. Spontaneous celebrations are fine, but attempts to draw attention to one’s self are another thing entirely....
August 8, 2017 - 2:36pm
December 15, 2016
Carriage driver injured in ride dies: Zwart credited with preventing serious passenger injuries
WILLMAR, Minn. — Fred Zwart, the horse-drawn wagon driver injured in a Saturday crash during a Christmas light celebration in rural Willmar,...
December 15, 2016 - 10:05pm
August 29, 2016
Rutzen 65th anniversary
65TH ANNIVERSARY: Dale and Irene Rutzen, formerly of Worthington, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Saturday. The family requests...
August 29, 2016 - 9:52pm
June 1, 2016
Bison mascots welcome visitors to Luverne for Buffalo Days celebration
8 a.m. Wednesday UPDATE: Kick the Can Triathlon organizer Dave Duffy has cancelled the triathlon relay planned for Saturday. All other events...
June 1, 2016 - 8:20am
April 11, 2016
National Library Week being observed
WORTHINGTON — Libraries across the region are celebrating National Library Week through Saturday. Theme for the celebration is “Libraries Transform.” The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, will have an open house from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday. The Sibley, Iowa,...
April 11, 2016 - 10:22pm
December 10, 2015
Comedy! Magic! Illusion! Jared Sherlock set to entertain on New Year’s Eve
WORTHINGTON — Got something scheduled for New Year’s Eve? If not, here’s the plan: Jared Sherlock’s New Year’s Eve Comedy and Magic...
December 10, 2015 - 8:51pm
December 2, 2015
Luverne celebrates Winterfest Friday, Saturday
LUVERNE — The snow that fell earlier this week will provide a festive backdrop to the annual Winterfest celebration Friday and Saturday in Luverne. Activities are planned to attract people of all ages, and new this year is a Christmas Stories for Kids event, with stories read by...
December 2, 2015 - 8:31pm
November 30, 2015
Shining a light on tradition
SIBLEY, Iowa — It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. With this week’s weather, it isn’t just a line in a song. In Sibley, businesses and groups are preparing for the week leading up to Saturday’s Traditions of Christmas celebrations throughout the city.
November 30, 2015 - 8:18pm
November 17, 2015
125 years young: Flea market, bake sale Saturday in Ocheyedan is first of several fundraisers
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa — Birthdays are special rites of passage unique to each person, and cities are no different. In 2016, the community of Ocheyedan...
November 17, 2015 - 8:16pm
September 23, 2015
Wilmont to host Oktoberfest
WILMONT — The community of Wilmont will host its annual Oktoberfest celebration on Saturday, with music, food, vendors and plenty of activities for kids. The schedule includes: 12:45 p.m.: Registration for the third annual Wilmont Oktoberfest Bean Bag Tournament, with the tournament...
September 23, 2015 - 8:14pm
September 14, 2015
Palace Theatre to celebrate 100th birthday Sunday
LUVERNE — When an icon like the Palace Theatre in Luverne turns 100 years old, it seems fitting to have a year-long birthday party. That...
September 14, 2015 - 10:07pm
July 6, 2015
Get a taste of Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Taste the flavors of Worthington Thursday at a new event kicking off the city’s 22nd annual International Festival. The Taste of Worthington is starting at 6 p.m. near the Nobles County Government Center.
July 6, 2015 - 7:43pm
July 1, 2015
Getting melodramatic: Over-the-top play one of the highlights of Pioneer Village festivities
WORTHINGTON — There will be a whole lot of booing and hissing going on Saturday at Worthington’s Pioneer Village. But the sounds shouldn’t...
July 1, 2015 - 8:38pm
June 16, 2015
Lake Wilson’s Town and Country Days celebration this weekend
LAKE WILSON — Lake Wilson’s annual Town and Country Days celebration is taking place Friday and Saturday, and lots of activities for the entire family are planned. A Whopper Feed Fundraiser will kick off the weekend at 5:30 p.m. Friday. Proceeds will go toward the MinnWest...
June 16, 2015 - 8:24pm
Ellsworth adds ‘Amazing Race,’ Living History Rendezvous to weekend celebration
ELLSWORTH — From carnival rides to a parade, a smoked ribs and pork tenderloin contest, musical entertainment and Cow Pie Bingo, the community of Ellsworth is offering some good old-fashioned family fun during this weekend’s Ellsworth Family Fun Days. Several new events are...
June 16, 2015 - 8:22pm