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WRCC outdoor pool opens at noon

July 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

Almost a year after it broke ground, the West River Community center Outdoor pool is set to open at noon Friday.

The $6 million dinosaur-themed pool is the latest expansion project for the community center, with additional parking, open space, a c…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Council approves ballot question

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Voters will get to decide in November if the former outdoor swimming pool site could be used for a library. 

During a special meeting Thursday morning, the Worthington City Council approved the ballot question to allow that si…continue reading on dglobe.com

$23M of Dickinson recreation improvements set to be completed next summer

September 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

What will $23 million buy these days? In the case of Dickinson Parks and Recreation, it means a major facelift. Continue Reading

Group suspends push for pool

August 29, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — According to the group pushing for a new outdoor pool in the city of Worthington, Citizens Pooling Together, the effort has been suspended.

The announcement was made on the group’s Facebook page Wednesday afternoon and came on th…continue reading on dglobe.com

Letter: Councilman says funding request not unusual

August 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Mike Woll, Worthington City Council member

The folks involved in requesting the City build a new outdoor pool have recently used the Daily Globe to express a frustration at the council’s expectation that they provide some funding for an initi…continue reading on dglobe.com

Letter: Current pool facilities a result of much effort

August 22, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Alan Oberloh, Mayor, City of Worthington

After reading the Aug. 21 Daily Globe article about the proposed new outdoor pool and the subsequent letter to the editor on Aug. 22, I thought it was necessary to respond. The Citizens Pooling Together …continue reading on dglobe.com

Letter: Outdoor pool group seeks community feedback

August 21, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Mike Smith, Jay Larson, Sally Darling and Chad Davis, Citizens Pooling Together, Worthington

Citizens Pooling Together continues to work towards a large outdoor pool for the people of Worthington. We thought we were making p…continue reading on dglobe.com

Letter: Outdoor pool group seeks community feedback

August 21, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Mike Smith, Jay Larson, Sally Darling and Chad Davis, Citizens Pooling Together, Worthington

Citizens Pooling Together continues to work towards a large outdoor pool for the people of Worthington. We thought we were making p…continue reading on dglobe.com

Group must come up with $3,750 to finance new outdoor pool study

August 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — During its Aug. 12 meeting, the Worthington City Council agreed to fund half the cost of a study to explore a new outdoor pool.

The other half would need to come from the group pushing for the facility.

“I think the bigger iss…continue reading on dglobe.com

Life saver: 10-year-old out for first swim of the season saves 2-year-old at Patterson Lake

July 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Ten-year-old Mackenzie Wilkinson managed to save a little boy from drowning on Tuesday, despite never having taken a formal swimming lesson in her life. Continue Reading