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Event will celebrate Crippen’s book about railroad depot
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Gov. Dayton: Special session is dead. Again.
Currie State Bank, First State Bank of Okabena announce merger agreement
Social Media Breakfast Club event aims to assist local businesses with online promotion
Prep football: Adrian hands MCC first loss
Prep football: Sibley-Ocheyedan swarms over Unity
Prep football: Trojans move to 3-1 with victory over Tri-City United
Prep soccer: WHS boys win 4-2; girls lose a tough one
College football: Bluejays to rely on defense against Dakota College
Column: District 518 offers PASS classes to connect with, inform families
Column: Cut out this column if you like cutting the grass
Column: Vote for Trump helps undo climate change progress
Column: Trump's new hotel offers everything he claims to hate
Letter: ‘Feelings and emotion’ as a birthday nears
Kathryn A. Reller Wilson
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
Column: Robert Kennedy’s visit to city brought unprecedented excitement
School of Prayer event is Oct. 7-8
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Bakker 50th anniversary
De Berg 80th birthday
Gerber 95th birthday
Data: Sept. 24, 2016
Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes for August
Data: Sept. 23, 2016
Data: Sept. 22, 2016
April 8, 2016
Rosenstone to retire as MnSCU chancellor next year
ST. PAUL — Steven Rosenstone will indeed retire as Minnesota State Colleges and Universities chancellor when his contract expires in July 2017, the higher education system announced Friday. Rosenstone, 64, acknowledged as much in response to an inquiry Monday that he was considering...
April 8, 2016 - 9:38pm
March 18, 2016
Capital Chatter: Little money available in Minnesota for pre-kindergarten classrooms
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton wants to increase education spending $77 million in the next year, mostly for his plan to offer classes...
March 18, 2016 - 9:49pm
District 518's Landgaard recognized as 'Administrator of Excellence'
WORTHINGTON — John Landgaard would rather discuss his next pheasant hunting trip than share details about a personal distinction. But last...
March 18, 2016 - 9:35pm
March 17, 2016
Cloquet schools suffer ‘ransomware’ attack
CLOQUET — The Cloquet school district was the victim of a malicious computer software attack last week that resulted in the equivalent of a lock on much of its information and a $6,000 ransom demand to have it released. School was canceled Thursday so technology employees could...
March 17, 2016 - 9:00pm
March 16, 2016
District 518 OKs $3 million land purchase for planned new high school
WORTHINGTON — The District 518 school board approved Tuesday the purchase of 157 acres of land to construct a proposed high school. The property, located along the west side of North Crailsheim Road, was purchased from Walter and Norman Vogt for $3 million at $19,108 per acre....
March 16, 2016 - 11:46am
March 15, 2016
Former U.S. representative Kennedy tabbed as UND president
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — During his interview with the State Board of Higher Education Tuesday for the job of University of North Dakota president, Mark Kennedy joked that he loves spending time in coffee shops meeting people so much he was thinking about writing a book on the subject....
March 15, 2016 - 9:57pm
March 14, 2016
Trojan speech team places fourth at St. Peter
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington High School (WHS) speech team managed a fourth-place finish in the large team category at the St. Peter speech tournament last Saturday. In all, 22 schools participated in the competition. Varsity winners for the Trojans included: Juston Bents (second...
March 14, 2016 - 9:33pm
Report outlines ways to fight teacher shortage
ST. PAUL — Minnesota school administrators and teachers union leaders agreed Monday that a mix of financial incentives and support for new educators is the best way to address the state’s growing shortage of teachers in key specialties. The strategy was outlined in a policy report...
March 14, 2016 - 9:31pm
March 13, 2016
Murray County Central's Erickson receives state Triple "A" Award
MINNEAPOLIS -- Jack Erickson is already soaring. The Murray County Central senior plans to attend the University of Dubuque in Dubuque, Iowa,...
March 13, 2016 - 1:36am
March 4, 2016
March 4, 2016 - 10:05pm
WHS Knowledge Bowl teams advance to regional competition
WORTHINGTON — All three of the Worthington High School Knowledge Bowl teams qualified for regional competition at the sub-region event Friday at Minnesota West Community and Technical College. Placing first among the 35 competing teams was Worthington 1 (seniors Gage Langerud and...
March 4, 2016 - 9:52pm
February 26, 2016
Northern Indigenous Games will take place in April
BEMIDJI — The Northern Indigenous Games will take place for a week in April, from Minneapolis to Bemidji. The events feature indigenous athletes and coaches presenting traditional games played by various cultures throughout North America. “These games are centuries old, and are...
February 26, 2016 - 9:43pm
February 19, 2016
S.D. House fails to OK teacher pay increase; another vote likely
PIERRE, S.D. — By just one vote, a measure failed in the South Dakota House Thursday to raise the South Dakota state sales tax by one-half cent to boost the lowest-in-the-nation teacher pay. The vote was 46-23 on Republican Gov. Dennis Daugaard’s $110 million plan — a vote short...
February 19, 2016 - 9:31pm
Complaint: Ex-Eagan teacher stalked middle school student
HASTINGS — A former middle school teacher is facing felony stalking charges stemming from messages he allegedly sent a 12-year-old female student. Cody Woodrow Hansen, a Hastings resident who formerly taught in Eagan, sent messages via photo messaging app Snapchat using various...
February 19, 2016 - 9:28pm
February 12, 2016
Southwest Crisis Center completes move
WORTHINGTON — While there are still boxes to unpack and things to organize, the staff of the Southwest Crisis Center in Worthington are busy...
February 12, 2016 - 10:15pm