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Laurine Mary Somers
Elaine K. Nelson
Milton W. Matasovsky
Margaret R. Drahota
Data: Oct. 24, 2016
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City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes September 2016
Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Abatement Request
May 16, 2016
Column: We must help new grads pay for college
WASHINGTON — It’s graduation season and all eyes are on the Class of 2016. Armed with diplomas, freshly minted graduates are set to make their way in the world. For some, that may mean entering the military, getting a job or volunteering for public service. For most high school...
May 16, 2016 - 4:58pm
May 9, 2016
U.S. urges colleges to limit hurdles for those with criminal records
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Education urged colleges and universities Monday to remove obstacles that can keep the 70 million Americans...
May 9, 2016 - 3:58pm
April 5, 2016
Minnesota West: President Gaalswyk talks college expansion, emphasizes long-term local opportunities
WORTHINGTON — It was one year ago that Terry Gaalswyk, president of Minnesota West Community and Technical College, began interviewing and...
April 5, 2016 - 4:52pm
December 14, 2015
Man charged with moving body of teen who disappeared
ALEXANDRIA -- A man has been charged in connection with the death of a Minnesota college student who disappeared this fall, her body later found...
December 14, 2015 - 2:09pm
December 9, 2015
Supreme Court divided over affirmative action in college admissions
WASHINGTON — Conservative justices expressed deep doubt Wednesday about a university student admissions policy that gives preferences to racial...
December 9, 2015 - 3:44pm
December 1, 2015
Missing student might have died from meth: Suspect in case will be charged with concealing location of her body
STARBUCK -- The man who was last seen with Laura Schwendemann of Starbuck will be charged with gross misdemeanor charges for concealing the location...
December 1, 2015 - 8:36pm
November 11, 2015
Gophers name Claeys as head coach
MINNEAPOLIS -- Tracy Claeys was named the Minnesota Gophers head football coach on Wednesday morning, removing his interim tag with a three-year, $4.5 million contract, the university announced. Claeys was named interim head coach Oct. 28 when Jerry Kill resigned because of health...
November 11, 2015 - 9:32am
October 1, 2015
Regional students explore career options
WORTHINGTON — Approximately 700 students from all over southwest Minnesota visited Minnesota West Community and Technical College Wednesday...
October 1, 2015 - 3:47pm
May 20, 2015
MN West names president
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota West Community and Technical College announced Terry Gaalswyk as its new president Wednesday afternoon. Gaalswyk will start his new position at the school July 1. As president, he will oversee five campuses and three college centers. Gaalswyk said he...
May 20, 2015 - 8:55pm
May 14, 2015
Meeting the president
WATERTOWN, S.D. — College graduation is a milestone in many lives, and having the President of the United States as a commencement speaker...
May 14, 2015 - 8:12pm
May 6, 2015
AP classes pave path to college
WORTHINGTON — Worthington High School (WHS) offers ample opportunities for students to get prepared for college by earning credits while in...
May 6, 2015 - 8:54pm
April 9, 2015
Next on Alan Page’s docket: inspire young minorities
ST. PAUL — Amid national concern about racial disparities in the United States, Minnesota Supreme Court Justice and NFL hall of famer Alan...
April 9, 2015 - 8:53pm
February 15, 2015
WORTHINGTON — When Andrea Magaña walks across the Worthington High School graduation stage in May to accept her diploma, she will have already...
February 15, 2015 - 8:44pm
February 12, 2015
Education: The American dream
WORTHINGTON — When President Barack Obama announced during his State of the Union address last month his dream to see America’s high school...
February 12, 2015 - 8:46pm
February 4, 2015
Need an intern?
WORTHINGTON — In 2013, Gov. Mark Dayton signed the Greater Minnesota Internship Tax Credit into law. The credit allows businesses to receive an up to $2,000 tax credit for hiring college interns and is designed to offset the interns’ wages. Minnesota West students are beginning...
February 4, 2015 - 9:13pm