Radio Works Farm & Home Show

It's the Radio Works Farm and Home Show and Spring Break Conference at Minnesota West March 6-7, 2015 (Worthington campus)! This event will feature over 30 great vendor booths, paired with live radio broadcasts and speaker sessions.


Farm 40 On Us

5th Annual Farm 40 On Us is ON!

If you're an area farmer, we want to honor YOU!

It's the 5th year of Farm 40 on Us, brought to you by US 95 and AM 730 KWOA. For area farmers, all you had to do is own/rent and operate 40 acres of farm ground, sign up, and be entered to win a huge grand prize! Be sure to tune into US 95 and AM 730 KWOA to find out where you can sign up via your participating sponsors.

2015 Farm 40 Registration Box Locations


Running results from the Minnesota Individual State Wrestling Tournament

A number of area wrestlers will be in action this weekend at the Minnesota State Wrestling Tournament. On this page will be an up-to-date collection of their results

In Class 2A:
At 106 pounds, Worthington junior Hser Eh Pwae (33-8) (#2 in final Guillotine rankings) won by a 16-1 technical fall over Cameron Wellman of Virginia Area in the opening round. Hser Eh Pwae won a thrilling 8-6 decision in overtime over Holden Youngs of Annandale/Maple Lake in the State Quarterfinals and will wrestle in a State Semifinal on Saturday


Worthington Trojan Wrestling Team impressive despite two losses at MN State Wrestling Tournament

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Despite dropping both of their matches at the Minnesota State Wrestling Tournament, Worthington Trojan Head Wrestling Coach Mark Prunty was extremely proud of the way his team battled on Thursday.

Worthington opened up the State Tournament with a 39-21 loss to #1 ranked SImley, but Prunty was pleased with the way his team wrestled.


Fifth candidate named for city admin position

WORTHINGTON – A fifth candidate for the Worthington City Administrator job has been identified as Greg Boe, the Senior Community Development Specialist in Scott County.


Names released on city admin candidates

WORTHINGTON – Four of the five finalists for the Worthington City Administrator position have accepted interviews for March 6 and 7, and the Brimeyer Fursman has now released the names of those four candidates.

Three of them are very familiar to the community and area.

Mike Cumiskey recently retired after almost 15 years as Worthington’s Public Safety Director, Steve Robinson has spent the last six months as Worthington’s Director of Public Works and Randy Thompson has been the Executive Director of the Worthington Housing and Redevelopment Authority for more than two years.


Minnesota Supreme Court files issues opinion in case argued in Worthington

WORTHINGTON – Cases argued in front of the Minnesota Supreme Court can have far-reaching consequences or sometimes affect only the people directly involved in the outcome. Every now and then, people simply want to know how it ended up. Such may be the case of the State of Minnesota versus Roger Schmid.


UPDATE: Hwy 169 reopened near North Mankato

UPDATE:

MANKATO -- Minnesota Department of Transportation has reopened a section of Highway 169 that was closed about an hour Wednesday morning near Seven Mile Creek County Park.

The closure was necessary while crews cleared power lines from the road after a vehicle struck a pole.
MANKATO -- Minnesota Department of Transportation has closed a section of Highway 169 about a mile north of North Mankato.

The section between Nicollet County Road 28 and Highway 295 is blocked by downed power lines in the Seven Mile Creek County Park area

Motorists are urged to use alternate routes.


A long awaited demo

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WORTHINGTON – As of Tuesday morning, it wasn’t very noticeable from the front, but progress is definitely being made in the demolition of the old K-Mart portion of the Northland Mall. The gaping hole in the back where the building meets the main mall section is growing slowly as the crew clears away debris.


Big South All-Conference Gymnastics Team

The Big South Conference has released their 2014-2015 All-Conference Gymnastics Squad

All-Conference Balance Beam:
Liz Hayenga, SO, Worthington
Bryanna Peterson, SO, Martin County Area
Maddy Swain, SR, Waseca
Marina Chen, SR, Waseca
Haley Bass, JR, Jackson County Central

All-Conference Uneven Parallel Bars:
Taylor Eggers, 8th Grade, Worthington
Bryanna Peterson, SO, Martin County Area
Haley Bass, JR, Jackson County Central
Bekah Berry, SO, St. Peter
Abby Schneekloth, FR, Jackson County Central
Madi Schandelmeier, SO, Luverne

All-Conference Vault: