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Looking Back: 1989 – Groundbreaking event for Worthington Ice Arena takes place

November 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

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The Walt and Alice Kellen family was chosen by the Nobles County Soil and Water Conservation District as the 2013 Nobles County Conservationists of the Year for their implementation of conservation practices.

The city of Jackson was …continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 1964 – Worthington mayor proclaimed ‘Valiant Knight’

October 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

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During initial budget meetings, the Worthington City Council approved a not-to-exceed levy of 1.3 percent; this week, they lowered the levy goal to a .9 percent increase.

A vehicle stolen from Worthington was used in a firearm theft …continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 1964 – Worthington mayor proclaimed ‘Valiant Knight’

October 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

One year ago
During initial budget meetings, the Worthington City Council approved a not-to-exceed levy of 1.3 percent; this week, they lowered the levy goal to a .9 percent increase.

A vehicle stolen from Worthington was used in a firearm theft …continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 1939 – Kiwanis Club offers Scout cabin

September 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

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An all-female cast and crew presented the Grassroots Community Theatre production of “When the Men are Away, the Women do Plays” at Worthington’s Pioneer Village.

Scott Gigrich began work as Worthington’s new code enforcement…continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 1964 – English becomes part of mass at Worthington’s St. Mary’s

August 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

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Wrapping up its second day of budget meetings, the Worthington City Council recommended a 1.3 percent increase in the levy for 2014. The proposed increase was only to cover the increase in debt services for the year.

U.S. Sen. Chuck …continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 1964 – Linda Fast is crowned as county dairy princess

May 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

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Spomer Classics and Museum, Worthington, hosted a gathering of vintage and classic cars from the area in its annual Classic Car Show ‘n Shine. Museum owner and event organizer Marv Spomer was simply hoping for good weather for the 10:…continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 1989 – ‘Dark black storm’ causes extensive damage in Cottonwood County

April 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

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Suzy Brandner, a 22-year District 518 teaching veteran, was named the 2013 Education Minnesota Worthington Teacher of the Year. She was currently a third-grade teacher at Prairie Elementary.

The U.S. Drought Monitor released last w…continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 1964 – Open house at new YMCA pool

April 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

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A recently completed study showed the need for more housing in Worthington, with as many as 250 to 260 housing units being necessary.

Adrian High School senior Nick Lorang won the state Class A speech championship in the Great Spee…continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 1989 – Luverne wins veterans home approval

April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

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Minnesota West President Richard Shrubb was a finalist for the presidency of Johnson County Community College in Kansas.

The Okabena Club, an area women’s group, celebrated its 100th birthday with a get-together.

The annual Bi…continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 1989 – Luverne wins veterans home approval

April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

One year ago

Minnesota West President Richard Shrubb was a finalist for the presidency of Johnson County Community College in Kansas.

The Okabena Club, an area women’s group, celebrated its 100th birthday with a get-together.

The annual Bi…continue reading on dglobe.com