Union representing Worthington pork plant workers calls for renewed hazard pay
United Food and Commercial Workers Local Local 663 penned a public letter to JBS Thursday.
Cyberattack against JBS impacts slaughterhouses in US, Minnesota
Operations at numerous production plants have been halted.
MDH looks to ramp up essential worker vaccines in SW Minnesota
The two events are part of the state's effort to vaccinate frontline workers, including those in food processing and agriculture.
State opening COVID-19 saliva testing location in southwest Minnesota
The testing site opens Thursday in Worthington.
Worthington settles police brutality lawsuit for $590,000, agrees to reforms
The lawsuit was filed on behalf of Kelvin Francisco Rodriguez, who spent five days in the ICU after being arrested.
22-year-old dies in two-vehicle crash in southern Minnesota
The crash happened just prior to 1 p.m. Saturday.
JBS pork plant in Worthington set to partially re-open this week
The plant has been shut down since a major coronavirus outbreak.
Amid more reported outbreaks at MN meat plants, Walz heads to Worthington
Walz is visiting the home of the shuttered JBS USA pork plant, where there has been a major COVID-19 outbreak.
JBS USA announces closure of coronavirus-hit Worthington plant
The pork processing plant has seen a growing number of cases.
Coronavirus: Cases at Worthington pork plant continue to rise
Nobles County is becoming one of the Minnesota's major hotspots.
Coronavirus outbreak at MN meat plant; spread possible from Smithfield Foods
The Worthington area has at least 30 cases, according to health officials.
Victim of Iowa barn collapse identified as Minnesota man
The collapse was a result of a structural failure, according to authorities.
Judge: MN county broke law by detaining, transferring immigrants to ICE
The immigrants were detained even after they had earned their release.
6th time's a charm: Worthington finally approves school investment
The southern Minnesota city has seen its student numbers explode due to inward immigration.
ACLU lawsuit alleges excessive force by Worthington police officer
The ACLU says the victim required five days of intensive care.
WaPo article sparks campaign to help immigrant children of Worthington
The article described tensions among locals about the city's recent influx of immigrants.
Severe storm potential ramps up Friday in southern Minnesota
Some parts of MN have a chance for strong storms the next three days.
Man dies in hunting accident in southwest Minnesota
The 39-year-old was found dead in Nobles County.