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Dayton visits top-performing school
Juvenile faces hit and run charges
Absentee author attends Red Lake satellite site
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Minnesota jobs up 6,100
Boys soccer: Flurry of goals helps Worthington beat Marshall
Girls tennis: Trojans lose shutout; Luverne wins shutout
Cross country: Tigers cruise at Loon Lake
Prep volleyball: Sibley-Ocheyedan fights to improve
Scott Rall: The hills are beautiful this time of year
Column: Republicans saddle their warhorses
Column: Mark Sanford's ongoing battle with himself
Column: Clean water proposal aims to help farmers
Editorial: Learn early
Column: Ferguson tragedy becoming a farce?
Leonard J. Garms
Yvonne M. (Rambeck) Hodnefield
Religion briefs: Sept. 18
Looking Back: 1939 - Kiwanis Club offers Scout cabin
Column: Bigelow "holds the region's trophy for street names"
Striding toward the finish: Local running group has organized King Turkey Day 10K for 35 years
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Boots 80th birthday
Swanson 90th birthday
DeVries 90th birthday
Iverson 50th anniversary
Bakker 55th anniversary
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March 3, 2011
Raising awareness: Bill named for Jackson County child passes through Minn. House committee
ST. PAUL -- A Minnesota House committee Thursday unanimously passed a bill designating the third week of September as Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week, perpetually. House File 287, known as "Leo's Bill," will likely be brought before the Minnesota House by the end of the legislative...
March 3, 2011 - 7:51pm
February 9, 2011
School board committee looks at 518 curriculum
WORTHINGTON -- District 518 School Board Instructional Committee met on Wednesday to discuss several upcoming events within the district. Worthington...
February 9, 2011 - 9:33pm
December 26, 2010
Rep. awaits committees
ST. PAUL -- When the Minnesota Legislature convenes Jan. 4, District 22A Rep. Joe Schomacker will be appointed to serve on three legislative committees. These committees include: Agriculture and Rural Development Policy; Finance, Health and Human Services Finance; and Judiciary. ...
December 26, 2010 - 9:35pm
December 13, 2010
Committee discusses preventing social promotion
WORTHINGTON -- The Instructional Committee discussed Monday the problem of social promotion -- allowing students to advance in grade level despite...
December 13, 2010 - 8:52pm
May 5, 2010
Vote, court go against stadium
May 5, 2010 - 9:24pm
April 14, 2010
Senior Center receives $100K grant
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Regional Health Care Foundation Inc. has provided the Senior Center Committee its biggest boost yet, announcing this week it will give $100,000 toward development of programming for The Center. "In the past, a lot of our grants have gone to youth and...
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am
March 10, 2010
Senate bill would simplify college credit transfer
ST. PAUL -- Students who change colleges often discover not all of their credits transfer, so a bill backed Tuesday by a Senate committee takes steps to fix that. "The state should reduce the hurdles," Sen. Tarryl Clark, DFL-St. Cloud, said. "The goal is to allow students to transfer...
March 10, 2010 - 12:00am
February 17, 2010
County approves $40,000 business expansion loan
WORTHINGTON -- One week after the Nobles County Revolving Loan Fund Committee met to hear a proposal by Joens Woodworking, county commissioners on Tuesday approved a request for a $40,000 loan to the Wilmont business. Isaac Joens, owner of Joens Woodworking, plans to expand his shop...
news / business
February 17, 2010 - 12:00am
January 22, 2010
Families take dairy frustrations to Capitol
ST. PAUL -- Children fussed. Parents cried. Senators were outraged. Bureaucrats explained. "We have been pushed into the living conditions of a third-world country," Jeff Brouse told a Senate health committee hearing about a three-year effort to clean up a rural Thief River Falls...
news / politics
January 22, 2010 - 12:00am
Falls at nursing homes blamed on staff shortages
ST. PAUL -- Some Minnesota nursing homes simply do not have enough employees to prevent residents from falling, two Minnesota Senate committees heard Thursday. "I know we all hope to be independent until the day we die," nursing assistant Cheryl Dryer said. However, she added: "There...
news / politics
January 22, 2010 - 12:00am
October 14, 2009
Committee considers school-wide campus alert system
WORTHINGTON -- A campus wide message system that could alert parents and students to everything from school closings to basketball games is up for approval at District 518's Oct. 20 school board meeting. Superintendent John Landgaard presented the software, called Campus Messenger,...
October 14, 2009 - 12:00am
June 11, 2008
District 518 credit card policy gets clarification
WORTHINGTON -- District 518's preliminary credit card policy will include a provision for disciplinary action in case of misuse, decided the District 518 Board of Education's Operations Committee Tuesday. "(We should) leave the door open for disciplinary actions," said board member...
June 11, 2008 - 12:00am