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Annual Pioneer Village Halloween event is Saturday
Worthington births increasing every year
Pheasant hunter finds missing Minnesota 9-year-old
Twin Cities-based Feed My Starving Children helping hurricane victims
Prep football: H-LP finishes off perfect regular season
Prep volleyball: Setters are crucial to winning
Blast From the Past: Lefty Krohn was a pitching legend
Prep soccer: WHS has five on All-Big South boys team
Section 2A soccer: So close; Trojans edged by Mankato West
Letter: Let's not throw stones at each other over referendum
Column: MNsure not the problem
Column: MNsure not the problem
Column: My vote, explained
Column: Using assistive technology to overcome barriers
Elaine K. Nelson
Milton W. Matasovsky
Laurine Mary Somers
Margaret R. Drahota
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
Potted mums difficult to establish if planted in fall
Column: Worthington is no stranger to election hullabaloo
New adaptation of ‘Sense and Sensibility’ arrives at Guthrie
Princess pride: Madilynn Mandelkow, 7, and family make community service a priority with The Den
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Van Der Linden-Lindell wedding
Hogan 90th birthday
Henning 60th anniversary
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City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes September 2016
Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Abatement Request
October 7, 2016
Robot brings new teaching methods at Prairie
WORTHINGTON -- A private loan program is allowing second- through fourth-grade students at Prairie Elementary to learn computer coding in an...
October 7, 2016 - 9:52pm
October 6, 2016
Vote yes on referendum, for our future
Many in the community probably saw the handout “JBS: Please Help our Children” that was circulated around Worthington on King Turkey Day. And now, people are almost certainly well aware of an entity known as the Worthington Citizens for Progress Committee, which created the handout...
October 6, 2016 - 10:45pm
October 4, 2016
Trojans tie for first at Sioux Falls Festival of Bands
WORTHINGTON -- The “Spirit of Worthington” Trojan marching band earned second place in 3A parade competition at Saturday’s Festival of...
October 4, 2016 - 10:04am
October 3, 2016
Advocates, foes making case as District 518 vote nears
WORTHINGTON -- A little more than one month from today, District 518 residents will vote on whether to move forward on construction of a new high school. As Nov. 8 draws closer, referendum proponents and opponents alike are working to get their respective messages heard. According...
October 3, 2016 - 9:35pm
September 30, 2016
Column: Prairie Elementary engaging in bullying prevention
By Laurie Knudson and Maggie Gerdes, District 518 WORTHINGTON -- October is National Anti-Bullying Awareness month. At Prairie Elementary, we have several exciting plans in place to promote bully prevention and awareness throughout this month and throughout the school year. Let’s...
September 30, 2016 - 8:15pm
September 28, 2016
Nobles County makes strides in broadband thanks to Blandin Foundation
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County has put its focus on inclusion over the last two years, creating a bevy of resources for immigrants and refugees...
September 28, 2016 - 9:37pm
September 23, 2016
Column: District 518 offers PASS classes to connect with, inform families
By Sharon Johnson, District 518 WORTHINGTON -- District 518 values communication with parents and encourages families to be engaged in the education of their own children and involved with the school system. District 518 has offered Parents Advocating for Student Success (PASS)...
September 23, 2016 - 10:29pm
Local kids get shot in the arm for influenza protection
WORTHINGTON -- It doesn’t take long to administer a flu shot -- really, it’s a vaccination against influenza -- but the few moments needed...
September 23, 2016 - 9:44pm
September 20, 2016
District 518 board approves maximum levy
WORTHINGTON -- The District 518 Board of Education approved the maximum proposed 2016 levy Tuesday during its Tuesday meeting. The maximum proposed levy is $4,662,246, which represents a decrease of 10.5 percent. The final levy will be decided on Dec. 20 at the regular school meeting....
September 20, 2016 - 10:23pm
WMS shows off school, students during open house
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington Middle School hosted the first of this week’s District 518’s open houses Tuesday, which are intended to give...
September 20, 2016 - 9:33pm
WMS students learn about prairies, wetlands and habitat at Prairie Wetland Learning Area
WORTHINGTON -- Moments after walking down the bridge from the Prairie Wetland Learning Area’s observation deck, a Worthington Middle School...
September 20, 2016 - 12:00pm
September 18, 2016
Column: District 518 aims to reduce truancy
By Tony Hastings, District 518 WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington school district in collaboration with the Nobles County Attorney, Community Services and Community Corrections Office are introducing the “Stay and Succeed Program.” The Stay and Succeed program is aimed at reducing...
September 18, 2016 - 7:24am
September 15, 2016
District 518 plans open houses next week
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington School District 518 will host open houses Tuesday through Thursday at its facilities with the goal of giving residents an opportunity to see the schools’ conditions before they vote on the referendum bond. Superintendent John Landgaard said he hopes residents...
September 15, 2016 - 10:59pm
September 14, 2016
District 518 hosting public open houses
WORTHINGTON -- District 518 invites district residents to come in and the school facilities next week. The open houses are being hosted to give residents the opportunity to see how the facilities are currently being utilized and also to ask questions regarding the upcoming referendum....
September 14, 2016 - 9:33pm
September 12, 2016
Residents still split over district referendum
WORTHINGTON -- An informational meeting was hosted Monday night in the Worthington High School band room to discuss and get input from community members about the upcoming District 518 bond referendum. Superintendent John Landgaard opened the meeting by presenting a chart that displayed...
September 12, 2016 - 11:53pm