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District 518 board hears news of Prairie Elementary activities
Sunset Park is headquarters for Saturday swim, hockey
City sees increase in commercial and residential development in 2016
Worthington man sentenced for first-degree criminal sexual conduct
Legislation would pay Minnesotans for Wisconsin tax losses
Prep roundup: Pipestone Area wins Big South Conference wrestling tournament; Three Trojans seniors place first
Gymnastics: Trojans score over 141, top Blue Earth Area
Prep sports roundup: Marshall tops JCC boys basketball team again
WHS basketball: Trojans claim fourth straight in win over New Ulm
Prep roundup: Two late goals lift LS-H/SP past Luverne
Health care bill offers ‘real solutions’
Letter: Weber’s ‘bait and switch’ on health care
Letter: Changes needed in charitable gaming taxation
Letter: Introduction of invasive species can be stopped
Column: Restoring checks and balances
Janet Lucille Belz
Dora Mae Laura Pommier
Paul Henry Jones, Sr.
Looking Back: 2007 -- Hoffman, Hagen earn special Chamber honors
Herb chicken and mushrooms easy, elegant dinner favorite
A fast-food salad you’ll want to make at home
Column: Nose for news and all other noses once were pressed into these
Paulzines embrace adoption, finalize fourth in November
out and about
Five generations: Ebeling family
Wachter 95th birthday
Enterprise Funds 2017 Adopted Budget
2017 Minnesota City Summary Budget Statement
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Data: Jan. 17, 2017
Data: Jan. 16, 2017
December 26, 2016
Year in Review: District 518 looks for solutions
WORTHINGTON — Since the beginning of 2016, District 518 has been trying to find solutions for a problem that is endangering the quality of its education — overcrowding.
December 26, 2016 - 9:42pm
Year in Review: Lots of activity taking place — and in the works — around former mall site
WORTHINGTON — From an economic development standpoint, the former Northland Mall property and Grand Avenue extension are two potential new...
December 26, 2016 - 9:40pm
December 21, 2016
District 518 seeking board candidates
WORTHINGTON -- Candidates interested in serving on the District 518 school board are asked to submit a letter of interest detailing their background and reasons why they want to serve. Letters of interest may be submitted by mail (Worthington School District Office, 1117 Marine Ave.,...
December 21, 2016 - 9:19pm
Globe University, Minnesota School of Business begin closing
WOODBURY, Minn. — The end may be near for Globe University and the Minnesota School of Business. The Woodbury-based schools posted a message on their websites Tuesday that details an uncertain path forward for the schools, which were found in September to have defrauded students....
December 21, 2016 - 8:52pm
District 518 board sets levy; discusses action plan
WORTHINGTON — The District 518 Board of Education met for the final time in 2016 on Tuesday, where they certified the district’s 2017 levy at $4,849,257 — a 6.9 percent decrease from the current year. The board and staff then spent a considerable amount of time discussing the...
December 21, 2016 - 7:15am
December 18, 2016
WORTHINGTON — Worthington Middle School teachers are giving their students an extra push to become more engaged readers through the Million...
December 18, 2016 - 8:31pm
December 16, 2016
K Kids have Hot Chocolate Day
K Kids, sponsored by the Early Risers Kiwanis, had “hot chocolate day” Thursday at Prairie Elementary. The KKids gathered in the room of...
December 16, 2016 - 10:00pm
USD announces winter graduates
VERMILLION, S.D. -- The University of South Dakota has announced its Winter 2016 graduates. Among students expected to earn degrees are the following from this region: Ashton, Iowa: Kimberly Ann Lowmiller, Bachelor of Science in Nursing Ellsworth: Travis James Kvaale, Bachelor of...
December 16, 2016 - 9:45pm
One act of kindness at a time
SIBLEY, Iowa-- A little more than a month ago, Sibley-Ocheyedan Elementary students began doing one act of kindness at a time to change their...
December 16, 2016 - 8:55pm
December 15, 2016
Ann Mills resigns as District 518 board member
WORTHINGTON — District 518 School Board member Ann Mills has announced she is resigning from her position as she is moving out of the state....
December 15, 2016 - 8:45pm
December 13, 2016
Survey says? Input sought on potential changes to causeway
WORTHINGTON — The city of Worthington and with the Active Living Plan committee are asking the public to fill out a short survey about possible...
December 13, 2016 - 10:03pm
Bates on top of the world at WMS Geography Bee
WORTHINGTON — In just over two hours on Tuesday morning, 35 fifth- through eighth-graders at Worthington Middle School (WMS) crisscrossed the...
December 13, 2016 - 9:24pm
December 12, 2016
District 518 aims to meet education goals
WORTHINGTON — The World’s Best Workforce (WBW) is a state law that keeps a record of a school’s achievement. District 518 — not to mention many other schools — must annually report how the school is doing based on several goals set by the state. The WBW report focuses on...
December 12, 2016 - 9:54pm
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December 8, 2016
Setting sail: WMS students create their own boats in 4-H STEM program
WORTHINGTON — Worthington Middle School sixth-graders had a tough challenge Thursday — create their own working sailboats. The afternoon...
December 8, 2016 - 9:52pm