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Franken staff offers help with federal agencies
Franken staff offers help with federal agencies
Suit against Fulda school district is dismissed
Lakefield man recognized by National Weather Service
Scary times at the library
Section 2A soccer: So close; Trojans edged by Mankato West
Prep volleyball: Canby tops Worthington
College volleyball: Lady Jays lose twice in Anoka
Scott Rall: The little engine that could
Prep football playoffs: Worthington to host Sibley East on Tuesday
Column: Become educated on referendum facts
Column: House Republicans bring shared priorities to state government
Letter: Choice for president shouldn't be difficult
Letter: With referendum, let's focus on the facts
Column: Enrollment changes at Prairie have major impact
Jerry Lee Flatgard
Pamela M. Kotek
James Alexander Sr.
Hubert "Red" Rodrigue
Chris Tomlin simulcast is Tuesday at Grace Community Church
Disheveled Theologian: A porcine parable
Looking Back: Historic blizzard took place 136 years ago
Thile makes ‘Prairie Home Companion’ his own
When the temps get chilly, warm up with a bowl of easy ‘dump soup’
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Hogan 90th birthday
Henning 60th anniversary
Lonneman 80th birthday
City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes September 2016
Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Abatement Request
Data: Oct. 21, 2016
Notice of informal probate of James Arnt
September 9, 2016
Column: Technology adds to excitement in District 518
By Barry Fischer, District 518 WORTHINGTON -- Monday, Aug. 29 came and the hallways of the Worthington were filled with excited voices. No, it wasn’t the students, but instead it was the teachers of District 518. The teachers received training and inspiration from Kevin Honeycutt....
September 9, 2016 - 9:08pm
September 6, 2016
Day one, done
September 6, 2016 - 9:39pm
September 5, 2016
School’s open, and there’s plenty to do
WORTHINGTON -- The hallways have been quiet for three months, but they’ll be ringing with voices today as Worthington Middle School and Worthington...
September 5, 2016 - 10:05pm
September 3, 2016
Column:It’s important for residents to realize school district’s needs
WORTHINGTON -- The bond election is only a few months away with public meetings scheduled for Monday, Sept. 12 and Tuesday, Oct. 11 at 7 p.m. in the High School band room. These meetings will provide residents of District 518 the opportunity to gain a better understanding of the master...
September 3, 2016 - 12:59pm
August 26, 2016
Column: Back to school -- our mission is safety
By Cory Van Briesen, District 518 WORTHINGTON --Though it’s barely past mid-August, summer is quickly coming to an end for more than 3,100 Worthington Public Schools students, who go back to their classrooms following the Labor Day weekend. The first day of the 2016-2017 school...
August 26, 2016 - 9:32pm
August 21, 2016
Column: District 518 geared up for start of new school year
WORTHINGTON -- The start of the new school year is close, with summer beginning to turn the corner. We typically know that the final push to have things ready for the new school year is here when the various athletic programs start practice, which was on Aug. 15. The first sporting...
August 21, 2016 - 9:31pm
August 16, 2016
Infrastructure improvements among District 518 business items
WORTHINGTON -- During a meeting in which three of its members weren’t present, the District 518 Board of Education approved two items involving repair to the high school infrastructure were approved. Completion of a paving project at WHS, as well as repair of the foot bridge located...
August 16, 2016 - 10:37pm
August 11, 2016
2016 MCAs show how ISD 518 measures up
WORTHINGTON -- The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) released the results of the 2016 Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments (MCAs) in the waning days of July, and ISD 518 administrators are considering what the latest scores mean for local students and their teachers. “We’re...
August 11, 2016 - 10:04pm
August 9, 2016
WHS student receives grant for art program
WORTHINGTON -- Micah Johnson, a rising senior at Worthington High School, has shown a passion for the arts since he was very young. Johnson has...
August 9, 2016 - 9:37pm
Three WHS students in 2016-17 MN All State Choirs
WORTHINGTON -- It isn’t every year that Worthington High School (WHS) sends multiple students to Minnesota All State music camps. But last week, three WHS students -- rising seniors Matt DeSmith and Than Than Kyaw, and rising junior Stephanie Lowry -- participated in the Minnesota...
August 9, 2016 - 9:32pm
'Support Our Schools' meeting is tonight
WORTHINGTON -- A meeting of the “Support Our Schools” group supporting the District 518 referendum will take place at 5:30 p.m. today in the Worthington High School cafeteria. The group will gather to move its effort forward and invites others to get involved in promoting the...
August 9, 2016 - 9:10pm
Editorial: School district needs cooperation in St. Paul
As the “Support Our Schools” group prepares to meet this evening for a second time, we’re hopeful that some important people in St. Paul are also getting ready to show Worthington schools some support of their own. District 518 is asking voters to consider a $79 million referendum...
August 9, 2016 - 8:42pm
August 8, 2016
Jenson leads 60-plus fifth-graders on band journey
WORTHINGTON -- As August’s dry days continue rolling along, upwards of 60 incoming Worthington Middle School (WMS) fifth-graders are diligently...
August 8, 2016 - 9:23pm
August 2, 2016
Letter: District 518 decision on iPads explained
The world of public entities exists to serve the communities or boundaries that are defined over the past number of years. While these entities work hard to provide quality services, there are many rules, regulations and laws that govern the operations of these entities. One item...
August 2, 2016 - 8:59pm
July 27, 2016
'Support our Schools' effort gets under way
WORTHINGTON -- More than 20 people gathered Wednesday evening at the Worthington High School cafeteria for the first meeting of the 2016 Support our Schools Community Support Committee. The meeting was billed as an informational and organizational meeting designed to get people...
July 27, 2016 - 10:02pm