March 22, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON Mike Balk never strayed too far from the neighborhood where he grew up.
Sure, he spent three years serving in the U.S. Army overseas, but then it was back to Worthington, and eventually the business his dad started just across the street from the family homestead.
Now, after 48½ years, Balk has turned the key on the family business for a last time and is officially retired. Continue Reading
March 10, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
Sean and Jayme Boots new at community’s Marthaler auto dealerships
WORTHINGTON About a month after Marthaler Chevrolet and Marthaler Ford hung their signs, Sean and Jayme Boots say they’re settling into their new life in Worthington. Continue Reading
February 1, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
U.S. sales of new cars and trucks rose 11 percent to 913,287 in January. New models, low interest rates and better loan availability helped buyers overcome lingering worries about the economy and pushed the sales pace to its highest level since the Cash for Clunkers program in August 2009. Continue Reading
November 5, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald
Trucks outsold cars by the highest margin in nearly five years in October, a small sign that the economy may be starting to improve. Continue Reading