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Larger than life: Rukavina remembered for his accomplishments, big personality
Civil rights activist Gwendolyn Middlebrooks to visit Worthington Tuesday
Beekeeping class offered through Community Ed
Ellsworth adapts after loss of city hall in Tuesday fire
Effort under way to restore Cottonwood County’s historic Pat’s Grove stone house
Wild overcome adversity, earn hard-fought win over Blue Jackets
Bemidji State seals Hockey Day sweep: Driscoll, BSU blank Michigan Tech
Minnesota holds off Penn State at buzzer
Girls hockey: Trojans come close, but lose 3-2 to Minnesota River
UMD Bulldogs blank Miami once again for series sweep
Edgerton stirred up over rumors of Dollar General coming to town
Shopko closings not affecting local stores
Trump talks ag labor and trade at the American Farm Bureau Convention
Rail to Road facility may be operational by late February
PUC sets new standards for wind energy approval
Place a Business Announcement
Column: Education resources for parents
Aimlessly Navigating: Writing fulfills my childhood dream… apparently
Letter: December brings American Christmas traditions and cold
Letter: Defend the lives of the unborn, too
Letter: Time to send Grassley packing
Ann K. Petersen
Patricia "Pat" Rutgers
Mary Jo (Benson) Nelson
Resolve, revision of habits lead Murillo to healthier lifestyle
Disheveled Theologian: A history of piano lessons in 721 words
Disheveled Theologian: Light in the darkness
Hike the Wild series begins Jan. 22
Disheveled Theologian: A perspective of trust
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Elmer and Judy Brake
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
July 10, 2017
A hidden population: Youth homelessness is on the rise
July 10, 2017 - 8:05pm
May 20, 2017
Mille Lacs Lake bass population TBD
WEALTHWOOD, Minn.—Thursday was a slow day for bass fishing on Mille Lacs Lake for three fisheries staff members with the Minnesota DNR. Luckily they weren't looking to take any home. Just a handful of bass were scooped in about 20 minutes, mainly from shores and docks on the...
May 20, 2017 - 7:45pm
April 8, 2017
Column: Rural communities need to welcome new people, new ideas
The "rural inquisition" is that friendly — and sometimes not-so-friendly — interrogation that occurs when someone new comes to town....
April 8, 2017 - 10:10am
January 3, 2016
Minnesota’s retirement population is about to explode. Are we ready?
ST. PAUL — By some standards — in particular, those of AARP — Minnesota is the best place to retire in the country. Soon we’ll get the chance to put that distinction to the test: The “Roaring Twenties” of the 20th century will become the “Retiring Twenties” of the...
January 3, 2016 - 7:48pm
December 22, 2015
Minnesota population up slightly, but changes coming
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s population continued a slight uptick in the past year, but thousands continue to leave for other states and the day when senior citizens outnumber students draws close. Immigrants from other countries helped fuel the increase. Minnesota grew somewhat slower...
December 22, 2015 - 9:36pm
November 2, 2015
New ammunition law to make prison overcrowding worse
ST. PAUL — Legislators and state officials search for long-term solutions to house Minnesota’s overflowing prison population, while a newly...
November 2, 2015 - 9:29pm
September 28, 2015
Immigrants will drive U.S. population growth in next five decades, report says
CHICAGO — Immigrants and their descendants will drive U.S. population growth over the next half century, transforming the country into one...
September 28, 2015 - 10:13pm
August 4, 2015
Report breaks down inmate deaths
A recent report showed 38 inmates in North Dakota and 280 in Minnesota died from 2000 to 2013 while being held at jails and prisons. The Bureau of Justice Statistics report, released Tuesday outlined the number of inmate deaths nationwide during that time period. In North Dakota,...
August 4, 2015 - 8:15pm
July 21, 2015
Crow Wing County Board: Population surge possible, study shows
BRAINERD — A lot more is now known about people who own second homes in eight central and western Minnesota counties in the heart of Minnesota lake country. A lack of data prompted a study conducted by University of Minnesota Extension community economics educators who discussed...
July 21, 2015 - 9:41pm
March 31, 2015
Growth is good: 2014 saw new businesses, added population in Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Business was booming last year in Worthington, according to the 2014 building permit report and 2015 population estimate released...
March 31, 2015 - 3:56pm
October 7, 2014
District hosts work session to discuss options
WORTHINGTON — The District 518 school board met for a work session Tuesday morning to discuss expansion options for the Worthington High School...
October 7, 2014 - 10:03pm
September 14, 2014
Ecumen, MnSCU to partner on rural senior care
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL — Rural Minnesota is acutely impacted by the collision of a rapidly aging population and a shortage of nurses in senior care.
September 14, 2014 - 9:00pm
June 29, 2014
The battle against the bugs
WORTHINGTON — The rumors are true. It’s a bad year for bugs — so far, at least. Flooding from recent storms around the area has created...
June 29, 2014 - 7:22pm