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City, SWMHP to collaborate on arts initiative
Franken staffer hears infrastructure concerns
Data: June 29, 2016
Fargo man considers legal action after losing leg in construction accident
Runners from the 2016 Peace and Dignity Journey visit Bemidji
Legion baseball: Adrian's Loosbrock, Rogers sink Post 5
Minnesota West football: Linder to break in new players, and new coaches, too
VFW baseball: Slayton nips Worthington 3-2
Prep softball: West Lyon downs Sibley-Ocheyedan
Doug Wolter: Amateur baseball without Wilmont isn't the same
Letter: Finally, a good decision from the DNR
Column: Orlando was about Islamic ideology, not guns
Column: Anthony Kennedy restores a liberal Supreme Court
Letter: See East-Africans as people, not terrorists
Column: An affordable Rx for Americans
John "Jack" H. Koopman
Merle "Otis" Broesder
Lawrence Joseph Wychor
How does your garden grow? Williams property one of four on upcoming tour
Looking Back: 1996 -- Parade, demo derby and much more set for Worthington’s Fourth
Column: June 28, 1876 -- Circus in town, complaints ensue
Looking Back: 1966 -- Construction aplenty taking place in Worthington
Heart of St. Kilian: 129-year-old parish goes to oratory status
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Puhl 80th birthday
Isder 85th birthday
Alberts 97th birthday
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April 18, 2016
Worthington’s Lopez Gomez named MAAP Student of the Year
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington ALC MAAP (Minnesota Association of Alternative Programs) Stars celebrated a year of firsts in competition during...
April 18, 2016 - 10:22pm
March 27, 2016
Reaching for the stars: Six of Worthington ALC’s MAAP STARS head to state competition
WORTHINGTON — It’s been weeks in the making, but when six students from Worthington’s Area Learning Center (ALC) competed at the regional...
March 27, 2016 - 8:47pm
March 4, 2016
Column: Credit recovery, online learning opportunities available
By Nate Hanson, District 518 WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Learning Center (ALC) is an alternative model that provides a variety of educational programs leading to a high school diploma. Any student from our area should communicate with their school counselor or principal to...
opinion / columns
March 4, 2016 - 9:45pm
February 25, 2016
School board talks potential new facilities: Gymnastics team, high school and alternative learning center merit discussion
WORTHINGTON — In a work session Thursday evening, the Worthington District 518 school board discussed potential plans and issues concerning West Learning Center and its possible demolition, as well as a home for the gymnastics program and a new high school facility. Board members...
February 25, 2016 - 10:10pm
November 27, 2015
Column: District 518 keeps kids healthy with its school nurses
WORTHINGTON — Well, this year is the first year that District 518 has a registered nurse in every building. The last nine years the district has had two full-time school nurses — one at Prairie Elementary and one shared between the middle school and High School. The ALC nurse...
opinion / columns
November 27, 2015 - 9:22pm
November 22, 2015
Hello Worthington, meet the MAAP STARS
WORTHINGTON — A group of students at the Worthington Area Learning Center are striving to connect with their community and dispel any myths...
November 22, 2015 - 8:28pm
November 16, 2015
Flip it: Local students learn to reuse old materials
WORTHINGTON — While some students have their heads stuck in a textbook, Ethan Scheck’s students are taking a more hands-on approach. Scheck...
November 16, 2015 - 7:53pm
October 19, 2015
Column: District 518 offers credit recovery, online learning opportunities
By Nate Hanson, District 518 WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Learning Center (ALC) is an alternative model that provides a variety of educational programs leading to a high school diploma. (Note: Any student from our area should communicate with their school counselor or principal...
opinion / columns
October 19, 2015 - 4:30pm
September 15, 2015
School board approves ALC enrollment cap
WORTHINGTON — The District 518 school board approved an enrollment cap on the Area Learning Center at Tuesday’s regular meeting. Superintendent John Landgaard said the enrollment would cap at 125 students. This would not affect any students currently enrolled at the ALC. “Based...
September 15, 2015 - 9:41pm
June 10, 2015
Teaching life skills
WORTHINGTON — The Area Learning Center (ALC) is hoping to provide more than just history and math knowledge to its students. “We want...
June 10, 2015 - 8:31pm
May 15, 2015
Seven ALC students published in state literary magazine
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Learning Center has a lot to be proud of. Recently, the 2015 edition of Alchemist, an art and literary magazine published and sponsored by the Minnesota Association of Alternative Programs, was released, and it contains the writings of seven ALC...
News / education
May 15, 2015 - 9:32pm
May 8, 2015
ALC students earn scholarships with essays
WORTHINGTON — Two Worthington Area Learning Center seniors have used their writing talents to receive scholarships for their college educations. Jesus Espinoza and Jasmin Godinez were recently awarded $500 and $2,000 scholarships respectively to pay for college expenses. Espinoza...
May 8, 2015 - 9:46pm
May 5, 2015
ALC students compete at state contest
WORTHINGTON — In a first for the Worthington Area Learning Center, three students won the opportunity to compete in the Minnesota Association...
May 5, 2015 - 9:13pm
May 1, 2015
Column: District 518 offers chances to recover missed credits
By NATE HANSON, District 518 WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Learning Center (ALC) is an alternative model that provides a variety of educational programs leading to a high school diploma. Any student from our area should communicate with their school counselor or principal...
opinion / columns
May 1, 2015 - 9:21pm
Hospital Auxiliary treated to brunch
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Hospital Auxiliary Spring Brunch will be April 9 at the Travelodge, 2015 Humiston Ave. Registration begins at 9 a.m. with the brunch at 9:30 a.m. The program will feature the Great Plains String Quartet. Mike Hammer, chief executive officer of Sanford...
April 1, 2015 - 9:04pm