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A 'Greater' session? Opinions on rural Minnesota benefits vary
Making it pink -- WHS senior ag students paint tractor as final class project
Minnesota West preparing for annual Kids' College
Bird shows, sales canceled in Iowa for 2015
Likely candidate O'Malley already planning Iowa visit
Minnesota West: Four new Lady Jays signed to play basketball
Iowa state track: Sheldon boys distance medley team seventh
Trapshooting: WHS shooters are on target
Section 3A South track and field: Luverne boys, girls race to front
Iowa State Track and Field: Sheldon 6th in 4x800; Sibley-Ocheyedan's Wolter 15th in shot
Column: A bogus case against a trade bill
Column: WHS students play Trivia Crack -- and the bigger game of life
Column: Hillary's hypocrisy
As others see it: Disconnect for a day
Letter: Legislative session "a failure to voters"
Richard (Rick) White
Lorraine M. (Cassens) Lawrence
John Thomas Carroll
Keeston Patrick Thier
Marcella Margaret Cummiskey
Legion longevity: Lease, Meier recognized for continuous membership
Column: Worthington's unexpected link to Sherwood Forest
Religion briefs: May 21
Column: A disheveled commencement
Looking Back: 2010 -- Worthington's Hardy Rickbeil dies at 101
Out and About
Voss 90th birthday
Schulz 50th anniversary
Pearson 90th birthday
Oldham 95th birthday
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June 20, 2013
'Pinocchio' in town Monday
WORTHINGTON - Treasure Village will be giving two fun and interactive performances of "Pinocchio" on Monday. The first performance will be at 10 a.m. at Adrian Elementary School, and the second is at 1 p.m. at Worthington's First Lutheran Church. Both performances are free, and...
June 20, 2013 - 10:22pm
March 10, 2013
Toe tappin' time this weekend in Worthington
WORTHINGTON - Area country music aficionados have little time left to wait: the annual "Gone Country" musical revue at Worthington's Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center (MAPAC) is set for Friday and Saturday evenings. "It's one of our most popular annual events," said MAPAC...
March 10, 2013 - 10:14pm
Dumkes' Dow documentary debuts at Dayton House
WORTHINGTON -- Architect Wallace L. Dow, best known in Worthington as the mastermind behind the Historic Dayton House at 1311 Fourth Ave., is the subject of a new documentary recently completed by Sioux Falls, S.D., filmmakers Brad and Jennifer Dumke. An excerpt of "W. L. Dow, Architect,"...
March 10, 2013 - 10:11pm
March 1, 2013
SMAHC announces grant funding
MARSHALL -- The Southwest Minnesota Arts & Humanities Council has recently provided grant funding to 21 arts organizations totaling $102,202. SMAHC grants are made possible in part by appropriations from the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the State's general fund, and...
March 1, 2013 - 10:44pm
February 19, 2013
Letter: Crippen column inspires childhood memories
While reading Ray Crippen's Feb. 9 column, his mention of the tent show rang a bell. I grew up in Estherville and there was a tent show set up every year on some property north of the Rock Island railroad, probably on North Fourth or North Third Street. I'm not sure, but my memory...
opinion / letters / reminiscing
February 19, 2013 - 12:00am
February 15, 2013
Comic musical duo to perform Feb. 25
WORTHINGTON -- "Classical Gas," the third concert of the year for the Worthington Concert Association, will be 7:30 p.m. Feb. 25 at Memorial...
February 15, 2013 - 9:59pm
Cheadle, Whitehead earn Region 3A Triple 'A' Awards
WORTHINGTON -- Rachel Cheadle, Fulda, and Maxwell "Max" Whitehead, Murray County Central, are familiar names in their respective high schools. Both seniors, their individual achievements were recently recognized by the Minnesota State High School League as they were awarded the Region...
news / education
February 15, 2013 - 9:44pm
Art sought for display in new Event Center
WORTHINGTON -- As the new Event Center takes shape, there will be a possibility for public art to be displayed in the common areas. "They were hoping to maybe ask us for some help in finding public art for the space in some of their corridor walls," said Gail Holinka, who serves...
news / education / WHS
February 15, 2013 - 9:41pm
February 7, 2013
WHS students commended for musical
I attended the production last Sunday of "Hairspray" at the auditorium. I want parents to be proud of their students from the cast, behind the scenes, music -- anyone who helped put this production on. You can tell they loved doing it. A lot of work went into this play, and they...
opinion / letters / WHS / education
February 7, 2013 - 12:00am
February 3, 2013
Art sought for event center opening
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Public Arts Commission is searching for framed and ready-to-hang two-dimensional artwork by local artists featuring themes, scenes and events in the Worthington area. Work selected will be exhibited at the Worthington Events Center grand opening exhibit...
February 3, 2013 - 10:17pm
February 1, 2013
Local artist gets SMAHC grant
MARSHALL -- Paul Swanson of Worthington has been awarded a $1,500 individual artist development grant to create an "Images of Rural Life" photography collection. The Southwest Minnesota Arts & Humanities Council announced the grant was one of 14 given to artists, with grants totaling...
February 1, 2013 - 9:57pm
Summer theater announces 2013 schedule
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- The Okoboji Summer Theatre will present nine productions during its 56th season in 2013. The schedule is as follows: "Don't...
February 1, 2013 - 9:56pm
January 29, 2013
Elizabeth Luke, Gordy Moore are Worthington High's Triple 'A' winners
WORTHINGTON -- It's not easy to find time to celebrate when you're a Triple "A" award recipient.
news / WHS / education
January 29, 2013 - 9:23pm
January 28, 2013
Mixed Blood play at Minnesota West
WORTHINGTON -- The Mixed Blood Theater will present three free performances of "African America" next week at Minnesota West Community and Technical College, Worthington campus. Performances will be at 7 p.m. Feb. 5 and 9:30 a.m. and noon Feb.
Minnesota West / news
January 28, 2013 - 10:10pm
January 27, 2013
'Sound of Music' auditions in Windom
WINDOM -- The Prairie Arts Continuum (PAC), an arts organization serving The Windom area of southwest Minnesota, will stage a community theatre production of "The Sound of Music" April 11-14. Auditions will be Feb. 5 and 7 at the Business, Arts & Recreation Center (BARC), 1012 Fifth...
January 27, 2013 - 9:40pm