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Data: Feb. 19, 2019
Who’s getting Met Council money? East Metro transit projects get funded
U.S. House Ag Committee staff has strong ties to Minnesota and North Dakota
Data: Feb. 18, 2019
Hamilton writes bill to support ag programs
Wild forward Pontus Aberg finally gets another chance with new team
The first signs of spring: Twins preparing to open 2019 spring training season
Monday sports roundup: Windom Area, JCC split basketball doubleheader
What does it take to score 100 goals in high school? Wadena's Max Phillips knows.
Wild’s skid makes veteran Eric Staal vulnerable to trade, and he knows it
’Ultimate Chamber Mixer’ set for Feb. 26
GreatLIFE to host open house with new leaders
Knutson: ‘Why write about it?’ Cultured meat story raises questions
Boundaries are important when responding to work communication after hours
Family makes tough decision to sell cows
Place a Business Announcement
Letter: Cummings responds to Globe editorial
Column: What is alternative about the ALC?
Letter: Let’s keep Shopko part of the exciting things happening here
Letter: Oberloh responds to Globe editorial
Salonen: Loneliness the devil’s ploy to isolate, destroy
Joseph G. Henning
Donald "Andy" Slone
David L. Pohlman
Lorrell "Junior" Hanson
Four Legionnaires' disease cases linked to Crookston hotel
Disheveled Theologian: Of lobsters and love
Projects still sought for mission trip to Worthington
Even in winter, Luverne Loop lures outdoor enthusiasts
Her cancer went undetected, now this grandmother wants to help others get the right diagnosis
out and about
Bill and Lorraine Duitsman
Dale & Kathy Solt
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
Local option sales tax
February 6, 2019
County eyes possible local option sales tax to fund transportation projects
WORTHINGTON — Despite the county’s collection of $240,000 a year in additional revenues through an imposed wheelage tax, the amount of funds...
February 6, 2019 - 7:00am
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
November 6, 2018
Worthington voters support half-cent sales tax
WORTHINGTON — Local voters gave overwhelming support for the creation of a new half-cent sales tax in the city of Worthington that is hoped to generate up to $25 million within the next 15 years to fund local projects. With eight of 10 precincts reporting as of press time Tuesday,...
November 6, 2018 - 10:53pm
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 20, 2018
A little for a lot? City voters will consider new half-cent local option sales tax
WORTHINGTON — It’s all about additional amenities.
October 20, 2018 - 7:00am
July 10, 2018
Council authorizes local option sales tax referendum
WORTHINGTON — The next local option sales tax will be on ballots this November. The Worthington City Council on Monday called for a referendum for the half-percent sales tax, which, if approved, would replace the current half-percent sales tax set to expire by the end of September....
July 10, 2018 - 6:50am
July 2, 2018
Column: What the Supreme Court’s online sales tax decision means for southwest Minnesota
WORTHINGTON — The recent U.S. Supreme Court decision on South Dakota v. Wayfair Inc. answered the prayers of local brick-and-mortar businesses that have long complained that online retailers enjoy a competitive advantage by not having to charge sales tax.
July 2, 2018 - 10:54pm
June 30, 2018
FULL STORY: Council finalizes list of sales tax projects
WORTHINGTON — The final list is here. The Worthington City Council on Thursday agreed on the projects to be funded by the next local-option...
June 30, 2018 - 7:01am
June 28, 2018
Council approves projects for proposed half-cent sales tax
WORTHINGTON — The final list is here. The Worthington City Council on Thursday agreed on the projects to be funded by the next local-option half-percent sales tax, which — if passed by voters this November and approved by the Minnesota Legislature — would go into effect in 2020....
June 28, 2018 - 3:07pm
June 13, 2018
Worthington half-percent sales tax to wind down as successor takes shape
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council on Monday took its final step to repeal the city’s local option sales tax — a required action as the tax nears its state-enforced $7.3 million collection limit. The city intends to end collections on Sept. 30. By state rules, the tax...
June 13, 2018 - 6:50am
June 9, 2018
Terms worked out for Worthington’s next sales tax
WORTHINGTON — Members of the Worthington City Council on Wednesday decided the terms for its next local option sales tax, although the final list of projects is still in the works. Council members agreed upon a half-percent sales tax that lasts 15 years. Assuming an average annual...
June 9, 2018 - 7:45am
March 24, 2018
City narrows down its wish list for new sales tax projects
WORTHINGTON — As the Worthington City Council prepares to authorize a voter referendum on a new half-cent sales tax, it’s still narrowing down its list of projects on which to spend the money.
March 24, 2018 - 7:52am
Worthington planning ahead for half-cent sales tax re-authorization
WORTHINGTON — As the city prepares to impose a new local option sales tax — the current half-cent sales tax will hit its collection limit in April or May of this year — members of the Worthington City Council are working to identify projects on which to spend the potential money....
February 24, 2018 - 7:30am
June 26, 2017
Council approves sales tax; study for multi-use facility
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council on Monday authorized an extension to the local option sales tax, approved a feasibility study for a new library, accepted park bench donations and declined to put up fences at Buss Field. Local Option Sales Tax Council adopted a resolution...
June 26, 2017 - 10:06pm
May 31, 2017
Tax bill has multiple dividends for region
PAUL — The tax bill signed into law Tuesday by Gov. Mark Dayton is headlined by $650 million in tax cuts. However, it also includes language that specifically impacts the Worthington area and southwest Minnesota. Worthington half-cent sales tax A measure in the bill allows the...
May 31, 2017 - 6:10pm