Skip to main content
North Carolina Senate passes repeal of transgender bathroom law
Minnesota- based Land O'Lakes, Inc. acquires Vermont Creamery
Patrol asks for public's help in road rage shooting in Twin Cities
Longtime Heron Lake resident volunteers for everything
McDonald's Quarter Pounders to be made with fresh beef
UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Track and field: Trojans have good numbers for spring
Eriksson Ek showing signs of improvement for Wild
Rule 5 pick Haley makes Twins roster
Prep baseball: Adrian re-tools; JCC looks strong
Minnesota lawmakers: A bipartisan proposal to fight opioid abuse
Column: Much about Brian Korthals will be treasured, missed
Column: Set of bills would battle opioid addicton
Editorial: We’re still here and serving our readers
Letter: Newspaper needs more ‘local flavor’
John Robert Volberding
Edeth E. Jenkins
Donald Ray Meyer
Amanda Faith Schmidt
Robert Allen Yates
Church’s Lenten theme gets people thinking
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Column: Your not-average people have great things going for them
Remarkable recovery: A combined 14 surgeries later, Bart and Sherry DeBoer share tale of crash with suspected drunk driver
Disheveled Theologian: Forsaken -- A few thoughts during Lent, week 4
out and about
Talsma 100th birthday
McNab 95th birthday
Liepold 90th birthday
Reitmeier 85th birthday
Nau 50th anniversary
Data: March 30, 2017
Data: March 29, 2017
Data: March 28, 2017
Data: March 27, 2017
Data: March 25, 2017
January 24, 2013
South Dakota native: Even rural, primarily white areas will see changes
MITCHELL, S.D. -- While America is diversifying at an increasing rate, South Dakota remains one of the least diverse places in the country and...
January 24, 2013 - 10:16pm
October 11, 2012
As others see it: Minorities aid growth
Willmar and other cities in rural Minnesota have been experiencing racial demographic changes over the past two decades. As one of Minnesota's micropolitan centers, Willmar has worked hard and been fairly successful in embracing the racial changes within its community. Other areas...
October 11, 2012 - 12:00am
September 19, 2012
Minnesota West celebrates diversity with World Market
WORTHINGTON -- The Culture Corner of Minnesota West Community & Technical College is hosting Worthington's World Market, a free event from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday in the Commons building on the Minnesota West campus. Le Lucht, coordinator of diversity and multicultural affairs at Minnesota...
September 19, 2012 - 9:13pm
June 23, 2012
Profesora de español: Le Lucht's career evolves with changes in the local community
WORTHINGTON -- When Le Lucht began teaching Spanish in the Worthington school district in the early 1970s, there were few people of Latino heritage...
June 23, 2012 - 12:00am
June 12, 2012
Editorial: Help us share in our diversity
Beginning with three articles during King Turkey Day week last September, this newspaper has published a weekly "Our Diverse Community" profile featuring Worthingtonians who are either from -- or have a strong connection to the heritage to -- a country other than the United State...
June 12, 2012 - 12:00am
June 4, 2012
Minnesota considered home for native of Bolivia
WORTHINGTON -- Hugo Velarde grew up in the poorest country of South America and lost his father before he began medical school, but he didn't...
June 4, 2012 - 10:05pm
January 30, 2012
Diversity draws Philippino doctor to town
WORTHINGTON -- When Dr.
January 30, 2012 - 11:43pm
October 10, 2011
From Liberia to the land of plenty
WORTHINGTON -- America is a land of plenty, according to Tim Larmouth. He's been in the United States since 2007 after emigrating from his homeland...
October 10, 2011 - 11:07pm
September 15, 2011
From Germany to Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- Johanna Elanore Schumann arrived in Worthington in 1964, after spending two years in California, and before that, years of her...
September 15, 2011 - 8:43pm
July 11, 2010
Festival researched for upcoming exhibit
WORTHINGTON -- There's only so much education that comes from reading books and research papers. When it comes down to it, the best lessons are...
July 11, 2010 - 8:48pm
January 19, 2010
Color project teaches students about diversity
BREWSTER -- Worthington High School student Tony Singsaath holds a black piece of construction paper up to Apoman Abella's face. "Is she the...
January 19, 2010 - 12:00am
July 31, 2009
Editorial: Race, and beer
Maybe what Worthington needs is a large-scale "beer summit." That's what media reports deemed Thursday's meeting between President Obama, Cambridge,...
July 31, 2009 - 12:00am
May 9, 2009
Students learn lessons in diversity
WORTHINGTON -- When Gloria Leonard, a professor of education at Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell, S.D., saw the quickly changing demographics...
May 9, 2009 - 12:00am
June 21, 2008
'Neighbor to Neighbor' is today in Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- Whether you're looking for a fun family activity or just an excuse to get out of the house this weekend, the Nobles County Integration Collaborative will host the second annual Neighbor to Neighbor picnic from 6-8 p.m. today at Chautauqua Park in Worthington. The...
June 21, 2008 - 12:00am