WORTHINGTON — The Buffalo Ridge Leathernecks Detachment of the Marine Corps League of Adrian invites the public to visit with its members from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 25 at the new Runnings Store on Oxford Street in Worthington.
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota Electrical Association hosted its first quarter board meeting April 12 in Stillwater and has announced that ECHO Electric Supply in Worthington was honored at the annual meeting for being a 25-year member in good standing of the MEA.
WORTHINGTON — Worthington Fire Department Chief Rick von Holdt will lead a hands-only CPR and AED demonstration at 8:30 a.m. Monday at the Center for Active Living, 211 11th St. The informational session will cover basic life-saving techniques. Von Holdt will demonstrate how an AED machine takes an individual through CPR, step by step. He will discuss signs for choking and other life-threatening events.
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Dollars for Scholars chapter awarded $17,000 in scholarships to 13 members of the Worthington High School Class of 2019 in a Wednesday evening ceremony at Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center.
WINDOM — Windom Area Schools will break ground on its new elementary school at 10 a.m. Tuesday. Located to the east of the current middle/high school, the new elementary school is anticipated to open in fall 2020.
WORTHINGTON — Linda Heidebrink of Worthington was the big winner in the fourth annual Early Risers Kiwanis Club’s Grocery Dash, tallying up $625.25 in free groceries during her dash through Worthington’s Fareway store Monday evening. Before the dash, Heidebrink could select up to $300 from the meat department, with up to five of each item and wrapped the way she wanted. When her two-minute dash began, she collected the bag of meat for her cart and proceed throughout the store to complete the time.
WORTHINGTON — Worthington High School students were recognized for academic excellence Wednesday afternoon during WHS’ 30th annual Academic Awards Ceremony.
Ambulance 6:32 p.m. Tuesday: 1300 block of North Kniss Avenue, Luverne. 5;22 p.m. Wednesday: 100 block of South Walnut Avenue, Luverne, patient vomiting blood. 3:41 a.m. Thursday: 200 block of Oak Drive, Luverne, individual who had fallen. 7:57 p.m. Thursday: 24000 block of Minnesota 60, Worthington, adult male having an anxiety attack.
Crashes Lyon County Sheriff’s Office: 5:30 a.m. Thursday, 1000 block of South Third Avenue, Rock Rapids, Iowa. A 2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee operated by Judy Borman, 68, of Rock Rapids was backing out of a residential driveway when she struck a parked a 2014 DCT trailer owned by Fuller Paving of Luverne. The Jeep sustained approximately $5,000 in damage; the trailer had minimal damage. No injuries were reported. Police