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Notice of Public Hearing
April 16, 2013
New bus company for District 518
WORTHINGTON --After much discussion among the board members at Tuesday's board meeting, the District 518 School Board voted unanimously to accept Bud's Bus Service as the transportation company, beginning in the fall. "We're excited to start doing busing again," Bud's Bus Service...
April 16, 2013 - 10:57pm
March 26, 2013
MCMC's Woldt is reinstated: Physician's assistant to return to work after board's vote
SLAYTON -- After two months of administrative leave, the Murray County Medical Center (MCMC) board voted 8-1 Tuesday afternoon to reinstate physician's assistant Dan Woldt without any disciplinary action. Allegations of misconduct were raised at the January board meeting and were...
March 26, 2013 - 9:00pm
February 19, 2013
Fourteen District 518 staff to retire
WORTHINGTON -- Fourteen longtime District 518 instructors will take advantage of the retirement incentive the school board approved last month, it was announced at Tuesday night's routine monthly board meeting. Those with signed agreements to retire at the end of the 2012-13 academic...
February 19, 2013 - 10:53pm
December 18, 2012
Facilities consultants present results to District 518 board
WORTHINGTON -- Facilities consultants Tom Tapper and Dave Maroney, who have worked with District 518 over the past several months to identify...
December 18, 2012 - 10:18pm
November 20, 2012
Plan for teachers' retirement incentive leads board discussion
WORTHINGTON -- A draft proposal for a teachers' retirement incentive was the main topic of discussion at the regular meeting of the District 518 board of directors Tuesday evening. The proposal, presented by Superintendent John Landgaard, would be a one-time offer providing $5,000...
November 20, 2012 - 9:48pm
November 11, 2012
NCE board returns $530,000 in capital credits
WORTHINGTON -- The Board of Directors of Nobles Cooperative Electric (NCE), has authorized the payment of $529,949 in capital credits to their members. Capital credits are the difference between NCE's operating costs and revenues. Since NCE is a non-profit cooperative, any revenues...
November 11, 2012 - 9:24pm
September 18, 2012
District 518 board approves FLY annual report, sets date for Truth in Taxation meeting
WORTHINGTON -- The September meeting of the District 518 Board of Education, hosted Tuesday at the Worthington High School (WHS) media center,...
September 18, 2012 - 9:43pm
August 16, 2012
Editorial: Down to the wire
Minnesotans are no strangers to election recounts, as recent years have brought us the prolonged Al Franken-Norm Coleman U.S. Senate battle and...
August 16, 2012 - 12:00am
July 17, 2012
County roads used as detours face repairs
WORTHINGTON -- With multiple road construction projects taking place with the Minnesota 60 four-lane expansion project, several Nobles County roads are handling the additional traffic as signed detour routes. During Tuesday's Nobles County Commissioners meeting, Public Works Director...
July 17, 2012 - 10:24pm
School board conditionally approves field improvements
WORTHINGTON -- On the condition grass will be guaranteed if good watering practices are followed, the Independent School District 518 Board approved a reconstruction project for the school's baseball field, which would include an irrigation system and seeding. Worthington High School...
July 17, 2012 - 10:21pm
March 28, 2012
Planning & Zoning board hears multiple requests for permits
WORTHINGTON --Nobles County Planning and Zoning Commission members addressed five requests for permits through the county's land use ordinance, and another request for a conditional use permit Wednesday night, kicking off a busy stretch for the commission, which hasn't met since ...
March 28, 2012 - 10:03pm
February 21, 2012
School board approves purchase of long-distance learning equipment
WORTHINGTON -- The District 518 Board of Education approved the purchase of long-distance learning equipment for a new high school nursing course which will be introduced during the fourth term of this school year. Students who complete the course will be certified nursing assistants...
February 21, 2012 - 8:34pm
February 19, 2012
Knuth earns spot on Girl Scout board
SLAYTON -- Marlys Knuth, a resident of Slayton, was recently elected to the Board of Directors for Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys. In partnership with 18,000 adults, Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys helps nearly 45,000 girls each year --...
February 19, 2012 - 9:52pm
January 17, 2012
School board approves superintendent contract
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington School District 518 Board of Education approved a three-year contract for Superintendent John Landgaard that will...
January 17, 2012 - 7:42pm
November 30, 2011
School board continues contract discussion
WORTHINGTON -- District 518 Board of Education met Wednesday morning for the second round of discussion concerning renewal of Superintendent...
November 30, 2011 - 8:31pm