Early Kiwanis Grocery Dash coming up

WORTHINGTON - The Early Risers Kiwanis Club of Worthington will host its third annual Kiwanis Grocery Dash at 8 p.m. May 7 at Worthington’s Fareway.

Names released in fatal Spirit Lake pedestrian/semi crash

SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa - A Spirit Lake man was killed Thursday after being hit by a semi truck in the area of 255th Avenue and Highways 9 & 71 just east of Spirit Lake, according to the Dickinson County Sheriff's Office. The victim has been identified as 23-year-old Casey Spaeth of Spirit Lake.

Worthington school board hears from community groups

WORTHINGTON - The Worthington ISD 518 School Board on Tuesday heard from two community groups who had responded to the request for input to address current and future space needs. Earlier in the month, a meeting took place with the district's specialists to provide information and answer questions about the needs, the Department of Education requirements and enrollment projections.

Nobles County approves declaration of disaster

WORTHINGTON - The Nobles County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday approved a Declaration of Disaster to complete the process of declaring a state of emergency after last weekend's storm.

UPDATE:Crash near Lismore claims a life

LISMORE - The Minnesota State Patrol has reported a fatal crash that took place shortly before 7 a.m. Wednesday morning on Highway 91 near 160th Street in Nobles County.