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Human remains found on riverbank in Sioux Falls
Data: June 20, 2019
North Hennepin Community College selects interim president
Heron Lake J-turn demonstration is June 29
VA to pay disability benefits to ‘blue water’ vets
The Drill: Leadership is the key for Luverne baseball excellence
Doug Wolter: Spring season started badly, ended beautifully
Girls softball: Summer leagues feature players 8-18
Wild’s Jason Zucker will always call Minnesota home. His late friend Tucker Helstrom made sure of that.
All-Big South baseball: Worthington's Will Brandner selected
Pelican Cove now open at Lake Shetek Lodge
Most Minnesota farmers achieve buffer compliance, even as resentment lingers
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
Place a Business Announcement
Editorial: Firefighting effort is all about teamwork
Tales from the Chief: A look back at the office
Letter: Pyle mentioned Worthington man in book
Column: It’s definitely a busy summer for District 518
Letter: Let's celebrate older Americans daily
Emily Lodine Overgaard
Linda Lee McCord
Gladys Jeanette Herding
First 'Flower Power' winner of summer named
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
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Ralph and Ardella Schroeder
Virgil and Sylvia Richter
Alphonse and Donna Menke
Data: June 20, 2019
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
May 4, 2019
‘Growing Up Wild’ child care training is May 28
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa – Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and the Lyon County Conservation Board will host a “Growing Up Wild” child care provider training from noon to 3 p.m. May 28 at the East Shelter at Lake Pahoja Recreation Area near Inwood.
May 4, 2019 - 12:42pm
April 27, 2019
House passes lengthy health and human services bill
PAUL — After more than nine hours of debate, the Minnesota House of Representatives passed the omnibus health and human services bill Thursday night. The bill proposes a host of changes, including an additional $128.64 million spending increase.
April 27, 2019 - 10:15am
February 2, 2019
Kuhle participates in CGMC event
WORTHINGTON — Worthington Mayor Mike Kuhle traveled to the state Capitol on Wednesday to attend Legislative Action Day, an event hosted by...
February 2, 2019 - 8:52am
August 8, 2018
Murphy talks health care, child care, education in Worthington visit
WORTHINGTON — Gubernatorial hopeful Erin Murphy is focused on building toward the future, which means investing in priorities like health care,...
August 8, 2018 - 7:30am
August 4, 2018
Worthington area daycare providers go the extra mile for early childhood education
WORTHINGTON — “Rewarding” is the adjective most commonly used by child care providers to describe their occupation. Providers commonly...
August 4, 2018 - 10:35am
July 29, 2018
Child care changes 'a good step forward'
DULUTH — Minnesota family child care providers are embracing some small regulatory changes that could make a big difference in a profession that is shrinking fast. "This was a good step forward," said Julie Seydel, a child care provider and public policy director for the Minnesota...
July 29, 2018 - 10:00pm
May 16, 2018
Majority of Minnesota child care providers have considered quitting, survey says
WORTHINGTON — It’s no secret that rural Minnesota, and the state as a whole, is losing family child care providers at a rapid pace. A recent survey explains why, and paints a dismal picture that depicts an industry on the verge of collapse.
May 16, 2018 - 9:35am
May 15, 2018
Child care fraud-terrorism connection report bothers Minnesota lawmakers
ST. PAUL—There is no proof that state money to help low-income Minnesota families afford child care ended up in the hands of terrorists,...
May 15, 2018 - 9:39pm
May 14, 2018
Bonding passes in Minn. House as session winds down
ST. PAUL—Minnesota House passage of a public works funding bill signals the beginning of the end to the 2018 Minnesota Legislature. The...
May 14, 2018 - 4:55pm
May 9, 2018
Friday is National Provider Appreciation Day
WORTHINGTON — Provider Appreciation Day is a special day to recognize child care providers, teachers and educators of young children everywhere. Started in 1996, Provider Appreciation Day is celebrated each year on the Friday before Mother’s Day.
May 9, 2018 - 11:15am
May 7, 2018
Senators vote to ease Minnesota child care rules
ST. PAUL — Rural Minnesota legislators say the most-heard needs from their constituents is lack of affordable child care, and now senators...
May 7, 2018 - 4:42pm
April 11, 2018
Area leaders present challenges at Walz’s Vitality Summit
LUVERNE — Child care and workforce housing needs are among the most critical challenges in southwest Minnesota, according to community leaders...
April 11, 2018 - 7:01am
March 28, 2018
Child care workers say state inspectors too finicky
ST. PAUL — A stick or rabbit dropping in the yard of a Minnesota child care center, or a crayon mark on a table, may be enough to get a...
March 28, 2018 - 6:54pm
March 25, 2018
Counting the cost of kids: Child goes from zero to 18 only $233,610 at a time
GRAND FORKS — Psssst, new parents. You may have finally just gotten the baby down, but the U.S. Department of Agriculture wants to let...
March 25, 2018 - 6:05am
March 17, 2018
For the love of kids: Daycare provider in career with sweetest rewards
WORTHINGTON — Paulette Bass said she could write a book with all of the cute, funny and just plain hilarious things kids say, but chances are...
March 17, 2018 - 7:01am