Montevideo Named Host Of 2016 Governor's Pheasant OpenerMontevideo has been selected to host the 2016 Minnesota Governor's Pheasant Opener. The announcement was made Friday night during the community celebration of this year's Governor's Pheasant Opener in Mankato.
State Patrol Honors Good Samaritan Who Helped Save Semi Driver A Worthington man is being hailed a hero for helping save another man's life after a fiery crash.
Police: Man Dies In Worthington Stabbing, Suspect ArrestedA 46-year-old man was arrested Friday night after another man was assaulted and later died from injuries at a Worthington hospital. Chim LoVan has been charged with second-degree murder and second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon causing substantial bodily harm, both felonies, in connection with the incident.
Dayton To Visit Worthington, Austin To Tout Buffer StripsGov. Mark Dayton will visit Worthington and Austin to promote his proposal to require farmers to leave 50-foot buffer strips along ditches, streams, ponds and lakes to improve water quality and animal habitat.
Study: Southern Minn. Lakes Threatened By PollutionIn the town of Worthington, lake life is a part of the culture. "Whenever we poll the community about what the most important features are, what their proudest of in the community, Lake Okabena always comes in number one," Okabena Ocheda Watershed District's Dan Livdahl said.
Minnesotans Waking Up To Sub Zero TemperaturesResidents in western Minnesota woke up Sunday to temperatures below zero, and there isn't a warm-up forecasted to come any time soon.
Dayton Attends Governor's Pheasant Opener In WorthingtonThe annual Governor’s Pheasant Opener took place in Worthington, Minn. Saturday. Gov. Mark Dayton spent the day hunting and was joined by Minnesota veterans for the Wounded Warriors hunt.
Gov. Dayton Heading To Worthington For Pheasant Hunting OpenerGov. Mark Dayton is heading to southwestern Minnesota next weekend for the 2014 Pheasant Hunting Opener in Minnesota. The annual Governor's Pheasant Hunting Opener will be held in Worthington Friday and Saturday, Oct. 10-11.
Minnesota Supreme Court To Visit Worthington The Minnesota Supreme Court is traveling to the southwest part of the state this week to hear a real case in front of high school students. The court will convene Wednesday morning in the gym at Worthington Senior High School.
Goin’ To The Lake: Liz & Lauren Visit Worthington (Day 2)This week, Liz Collin and Lauren Casey headed to Worthington in southwest Minnesota, about 175 miles from Minneapolis. The city sits on Lake Okabena, and its downtown area is just blocks from the water. It’s the town where Liz grew up, and it’s also host to the U.S. National Windsurfing Championships.
Goin’ To The Lake: Liz & Lauren Visit Worthington (Day 1) Until the start of the Great Minnesota Get-Together, WCCO is "Goin' To The Lake" every week. In the last trip, Amelia and Mark ventured up north to the town of Biwabik, where they got a taste of the Iron Range. This week, Liz Collin and Lauren Casey headed to Worthington in southwest Minnesota, about 175 miles from Minneapolis. Check out all the things they did in the videos below.
Entenza Makes Auditor Bid In Late Filing ScurryA surprise Democratic primary for state auditor materialized Tuesday and a top Republican recruit for Congress barely made the ballot, providing last-day drama for Minnesota candidate filing. Former House Minority Leader Matt Entenza filed to run against incumbent Auditor Rebecca Otto...