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Kathy Carlson picks up branches from her front yard on Lake Street in Worthington. Photo by Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe.

Worthington declares state of emergency, ice breaks trees and power lines, industries halted, city running on generators


By Julie Buntjer

Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON — Worthington’s major industries, including JBS, Bedford Industries, Highland Manufacturing and Merck, called off all production shifts Wednesday as city and county crews, law enforcement and emergency responders dealt with the aftermath of a major spring ice storm.

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