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Wildfire season arrives
Proposed sexual harassment policy in Minnesota Legislature would cover everyone, all the time
Proposed tougher sex harassment law in Minnesota might be first of kind in nation
Data: April 24, 2018
Minnesota acting teacher sentenced for masturbating during lessons
Monday sports roundup: Luverne baseball team sweeps, WHS tennis team falls; SWC and Luverne shine in track
Track and field: Worthington boys, Luverne girls look strong on Saturday
Boys tennis: Luverne sweeps a pair of matches
Wolves saving best defending for playoffs
Brian Murphy: Timberwolves give fans hope by bouncing the bully
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
Lange’s Cafe ends 24-hour service after 62 years
Bingham Lake family business up for sale after 89 years
Record cold, snowstorms delay SD planting season
Minnesota gains 2,900 jobs in March
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1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Time to respond to reader feedback
Letter: Looking out for farmers' best interests
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
For two boys, fishing season is already here
Robert L. Brommer
Michael Vos Jr.
North Dakota woman's puzzling digestive problem turned out to be bacterial overgrowth
Despite faith fall, Good News still very good
Disheveled Theologian: The irrevocable call
The seed varieties you should plant this spring
New living arrangements could keep family close
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85 Birthday Card Shower
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
April 18, 2018
Worthington breaks April storm records
REGIONAL — April has been historic for all the wrong reasons. Unless you really like snow. And hurricane-like gusts. And power outages....
April 18, 2018 - 7:01am
April 14, 2018
Treatment court provides pathway to sobriety
WORTHINGTON — Jail time. Crippling fines. Despite impediments that may be imposed by the judicial system — with a goal of deterring further criminal behavior and substance abuse — sometimes it’s not enough for someone who struggles with addiction. With that in mind, there’s...
April 14, 2018 - 8:52am
Storm downs power lines: Ellsworth and Magnolia left in dark
ELLSWORTH — Multiple communities and rural households throughout Rock and Nobles counties went dark Friday morning after a transmission line...
April 14, 2018 - 7:25am
From drug dealing to celebrating sobriety: Bigelow man graduates from treatment court
WORTHINGTON — Using and dealing meth, drinking alcohol, getting shot at, hiding from law enforcement and sleeping in a bathtub. That was what...
April 14, 2018 - 7:01am
April 7, 2018
Murray County burglary investigation leads to Worthington residence
WORTHINGTON — Four individuals are in custody after being caught up in burglaries in surrounding counties involving multiple stolen firearms,...
April 7, 2018 - 9:01am
April 2, 2018
Data: April 3, 2018
Ambulance 7:55 a.m. Monday: 1800 block of College Way, adult male sick and coughing. Crashes Minnesota State Patrol: 9:11 a.m. Monday, I-90, Beaver Creek Township, Rock County. A 2007 GMC Sierra pickup operated by Nancy Dianne Crocker, 51, of Heron Lake was westbound when it hit...
April 2, 2018 - 8:52pm
March 30, 2018
Bonnema teaching life skills as Big Buddy
LUVERNE — Teacher and scholar Forest Witcraft once said, “A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort...
March 30, 2018 - 9:58am
March 14, 2018
Multi-county H4H chapter to dissolve
PIPESTONE — A new home under construction in Edgerton will be the last project of Southwestern Minnesota Habitat for Humanity.
March 14, 2018 - 6:50am
February 21, 2018
Conservation program draws steady interest
HILLS — In the nine months since a new sign-up period for the Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program began, more than 130 landowners have...
February 21, 2018 - 7:34am
February 19, 2018
Data: Feb. 20, 2018
February 19, 2018 - 8:52pm
January 28, 2018
Data: Jan. 29, 2018
Ambulance 5:47 p.m. Friday: 1000 block of 13th Street, Worthington, adult female. 6:22 p.m. Friday: 400 block of Douglas Avenue, Worthington, adult female. 9:23 a.m. Saturday: Bigelow Rescue and Worthington Ambulance dispatched for adult female with anxiety and depression issues....
January 28, 2018 - 8:52pm
January 24, 2018
Faces of Hope nominations sought
WORTHINGTON — The Southwest Crisis Center is seeking nominations for Faces of Hope, an awareness and fundraising event that honors individuals who have made a difference in the lives of victims and survivors of domestic abuse, sexual assault and sex trafficking in Southwest Minnesota....
January 24, 2018 - 11:37am
January 20, 2018
Creative MN study: Arts have $2 million impact on Rock County
LUVERNE — Artists and nonprofit arts and culture organizations in 2016 generated nearly $20 million in the 18 counties that comprise the Southwest Minnesota Arts Council, according to a study by Creative Minnesota. One-tenth of that economic impact — $2 million — is generated...
January 20, 2018 - 9:06am
January 6, 2018
Nobles County, southwest Minnesota receive large MNsure tax credits
WORTHINGTON — With the MNsure open enrollment deadline approaching Jan. 14, the health care exchange is promoting huge cost savings for Worthington-area...
January 6, 2018 - 10:15am
December 13, 2017
Rock County receives EPA Excellence Award
ST. PAUL — The Rock County Land Management Office was recently recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for excellence in implementing Minnesota’s innovative Agricultural Best Management Practices (AgBMP) Loan Program.
December 13, 2017 - 4:44pm