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Speaker system donated to Worthington Fire Department
Joining the global fight against Ebola
Home health care union vote bucks national labor trend
Officers find 47 grams of marijuana in drug bust
Perusing the goods
Girls soccer: Trojans snap winless streak
High school football: JCC, MLA re-tool after key grad losses
Girls tennis: Trojans tune up, yet succumb
Prep volleyball: Adrian, JCC, MCC all win openers
Prep cross country: Heron Lake-Okabena girls win in Springfield
As others see it: Our response in Iraq is critical
Letter: A series of misplaced DFL priorities
Column: Denying sexual assault is a serious crime
Column: Relay for Life funds have many benefits
Column: Advice that's best left ignored
Richard "Dick" Voehl
Lavelle Julane Olsen
Rickie Raymond Geertsema
Heinz Peter Obermoller
Dalton R. Show
Feats of strength: Jacob Dagel trains for Strongman competition
Looking Back: 1964 - English becomes part of mass at Worthington's St. Mary's
Column: Listen up, kids (especially if you're hungry)
Column: A new friend can be an answer to prayer
Religion briefs: Aug. 21
Out and About
Molitor 90th birthday
Oertli 45th anniversary
Schafer 50th anniversary
Becker 65th anniversary
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Notice of Foreclosure Postponement
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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