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September 11, 2016
Meeting on school district bond is tonight
WORTHINGTON -- A public meeting on the District 518 school district bond election will take place at 7 p.m. tonight in the Worthington High School band room. The meetings will provide residents of District 518 the opportunity to gain a better understanding of the master plan and present...
September 11, 2016 - 9:55pm
U of M regents approve $105 million renovation of 88-year-old dorm
MINNEAPOLIS -- The University of Minnesota will spend $104.5 million to bring an 88-year-old dormitory up to modern standards. Regents on Friday approved a renovation for Pioneer Hall that will add 60 beds and create a new 850-seat dining facility for the four Superblock dorms on...
September 11, 2016 - 9:38pm
September 9, 2016
WHS Homecoming has a new look
WORTHINGTON -- Classes are just getting off the ground in ISD 518, but Homecoming is already in the air. Festivities are scheduled at Worthington...
September 9, 2016 - 9:30pm
September 6, 2016
County plans to demolish houses on two new tax-forfeited parcels
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday voted to move ahead with plans to demolish houses on two properties recently acquired by the county through tax forfeiture. Tuesday’s action will allow the county auditor-treasurer to advertise for bids for the demolition of...
September 6, 2016 - 9:59pm
Day one, done
September 6, 2016 - 9:39pm
September 5, 2016
School’s open, and there’s plenty to do
WORTHINGTON -- The hallways have been quiet for three months, but they’ll be ringing with voices today as Worthington Middle School and Worthington...
September 5, 2016 - 10:05pm
September 2, 2016
From migrant worker to college professor: Sociology instructor Vargas relates to students with humor, stories
WORTHINGTON -- As the 2016-17 academic year commences for students from pre-school through college age, hundreds of teachers are also back at...
September 2, 2016 - 10:06pm
August 25, 2016
Franken attends groundbreaking of new school
BENA -- Eighteen years ago, John Parmeter -- a safety compliance officer with the Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School -- was found unconscious in his office due to some sort of toxic fumes inside the building. On Wednesday, after years of fighting for a new, safer high school, he was able to...
August 25, 2016 - 6:44am
August 24, 2016
Minnesota’s average ACT scores drop
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota’s short-lived requirement that all high school students take the ACT college-entrance exam resulted in a dip in the state’s average overall score. But the state’s education commissioner said greater access to the test is worth it. Although the Legislature...
August 24, 2016 - 10:12pm
South Dakota students save money, get head start on college career
MITCHELL, S.D. -- For her first year at Black Hills State University, Lily Hoffman is “ahead of the game.” Hoffman, a recent graduate from Mitchell High School, spent the end of her high school career largely preparing for her college career by taking dual credits, or courses...
August 24, 2016 - 6:48am
Backpack distribution is Thursday
WORTHINGTON -- Backpack and school supplies for children who live in Nobles County and will attend grades kindergarten through fourth grade will be handed out from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 230 W. Clary St., Worthington. The program is made possible...
August 24, 2016 - 6:46am
August 23, 2016
Jackson County schools to make levy decision Nov. 8
JACKSON -- In a unanimous vote during its Monday night meeting, the Jackson County Central School Board voted to place two questions on the Nov. 8 ballot seeking an extension and increase of the district’s levy. The 10-year levy approved by voters in the district in 2007 ends...
August 23, 2016 - 9:05pm
August 21, 2016
Minnesota West starts classes today
WORTHINGTON -- College commences today in Worthington, with roughly 2,000 full- and part-time students sliding into their seats or logging into online classes at Minnesota West Community and Technical College (MWCTC). “Enrollment is slightly up, and when you take into account...
August 21, 2016 - 9:56pm
August 16, 2016
Infrastructure improvements among District 518 business items
WORTHINGTON -- During a meeting in which three of its members weren’t present, the District 518 Board of Education approved two items involving repair to the high school infrastructure were approved. Completion of a paving project at WHS, as well as repair of the foot bridge located...
August 16, 2016 - 10:37pm
Klobuchar visits NCTC to tout bill that helps advance medical education for skilled veterans
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, DFL-Minnesota, visited Northland Community and Technical College in East Grand Forks on Tuesday, plugging a recently passed bill expected to place more veterans in health classrooms nationwide as soon as next year. The Veterans...
August 16, 2016 - 9:38pm