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Worthington Middle School Festival of Music event is Monday evening
Heron Lake-Okabena students gather 'Coins for Kids'
Doubt remains in Daubt; Democrats have concerns about new House speaker
Windom schools say no to winter weather
Education, research and new treatments assisting people with diabetes
Prep boys hockey: Luverne skates away from Worthington
Prep boys basketball: Antes sinks nine threes as Windom Area survives JCC
Prep gymnastics: Worthington soars to 140.175
Prep girls basketball: Jackson County Central tops Windom, SWC beats Canby
Prep wrestling: Four from Worthington get into Riot semifinals
Column: Substitute teachers a key component of District 518
Column: Elizabeth Warren, godmother of sorts
Column: Worthington Christian School offering program tonight on 'The Trees of Christmas'
Letter: Letter on Christmas wasn't meant to be negative
Column: Energy industry -- CO2 is good for us
Anita Rose (Ling) Siegmann
Florence "Kip" Gee
Cyril F. Gengler
Teresa Marie Stofferan
Season's jottings: Newsroom staffers share Christmas memories
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
The pageantry of it all
Looking Back: 1964 - Armour helps Worthington hit employment high
HO, HO, HO: Koster has jolly time standing in for Santa
Out and About
Probst 80th birthday
Schubert 90th birthday
Amundson 100th birthday
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December 1, 2014
Concert to feature renowned cellist
WORTHINGTON — The next presentation of the Worthington Concert Association will feature world-renowned cellist Amit Peled. Peled is a professor at the Peabody Conservatory of Music at John Hopkins University and plays a rare Andrea Guarneri cello circa 1689. He has performed as...
December 1, 2014 - 12:11pm
November 21, 2014
WASO to deliver "Messiah" Tuesday at Memorial Auditorium
WORTHINGTON — Hallelujah! Handel’s renowned oratorio, “Messiah”— the Christmas portion of it, plus the celebrated “Hallelujah Chorus” — will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Worthington’s Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center. The 55-member Worthington...
November 21, 2014 - 9:57pm
October 31, 2014
'Dracula' takes stage this weekend
October 31, 2014 - 10:38pm
October 28, 2014
Letter: WAMBO asks for support of school referendum
By the WAMBO Board of Directors On Nov. 4, voters across the country will go to the polls to cast their ballot on issues affecting their lives. Registered voters of District 518 have an opportunity to cast a vote that will affect the surrounding communities for years to come. District...
opinion / letters
October 28, 2014 - 4:13pm
October 23, 2014
Prairie Winds Arts Festival offers learning opportunities
WALNUT GROVE — Students at Westbrook-Walnut Grove Elementary were treated Thursday to a sampling of artistic endeavors during the 19th Annual Elementary Prairie Winds Arts Festival. The annual celebration offers students an opportunity to learn about traditional art forms, such...
October 23, 2014 - 8:58pm
September 26, 2014
Bunge remembered for contributions to local arts community
WORTHINGTON — Martin Bunge wasn’t an artist, but he was knowledgeable about art and was an enthusiastic patron of the arts. Bunge, longtime...
September 26, 2014 - 1:23pm
July 20, 2014
2008 amendment offers buffet of outdoors, arts funds
ST. PAUL — The moose population in northern Minnesota’s forests is dwindling, but a tax that voters raised in 2008 could help save the giants. “All of us came together on this project, Minnesota Moose Collaborative, to do what we know would work for one element to improve...
July 20, 2014 - 9:09pm
July 18, 2014
Worthington ESL students get work published
WORTHINGTON — Two natives of Burma who spent part of their life running through the jungles of their homeland due to government conflict, and ultimately finding protection in a refugee camp in Thailand, have had their stories and artwork published. Their work appears in “Routes,”...
July 18, 2014 - 9:51pm
June 13, 2014
Artist shine at Sailboard Beach during Regatta
WORTHINGTON — The Regatta is full of windsurfing, music and food, but many artists have come to Sailboard Beach to show their work. Some of that work will stay in the community even after this week’s festivities end. More than 60 colors, not to mention countless hours, have...
June 13, 2014 - 10:04pm
June 10, 2014
REGATTA: Mural to take shape this week
WORTHINGTON — The fleeting nature of chalk art couldn’t have been more obvious than at last year’s Worthington Windsurfing Regatta and Unvarnished Music Festival. Artist Shawn McCann spent all day Friday creating his image of the festival — a dimensional image featuring...
June 10, 2014 - 10:18am
REGATTA: Grant allows for multiple creative endeavors in conjunction with festival
WORTHINGTON — While windsurfers are riding the waves of Lake Okabena and musicians are performing on stage, a variety of artistic endeavors will also be part of this year’s Worthington Windsurfing Regatta and Unvarnished Music Festival. Thanks to a grant from the Southwest Minnesota...
June 10, 2014 - 10:14am
June 4, 2014
Memorial Auditorium offering diverse 2014-'15 season
WORTHINGTON — It’s June, not January, but Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center (MAPAC) Manager Tammy Makram is celebrating a whole new year. “Tickets are now on sale for our 2014-’15 season, and we’re very excited about it,” confirmed Makram. With Makram less than...
June 4, 2014 - 10:10pm