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'We have a right as humans to be free': Civil rights icon John Lewis shares his story of struggle with F-M students
Minnesota Governor's Residence to be lit blue for Somali victims
Minnesota offers gimmick-free Amazon pitch
U.S. Senate health care deal could help Minnesota insurance programs
Feds bring charges against suspected Chinese makers of powerful opioids
UMD hockey notebook: Deery bounces back in goal
Cross country: Luverne girls solid at Big South meet
Tuesday prep roundup: Luverne tops Adrian in volleyball
No resolutions after NFL meets with players union
Yankees rally late to even ALCS
Letter: October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Column: Worthington schools are still full; different solution is proposed
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
FIELDING QUESTIONS: Shrub with berries identified as nuisance species
More on winning the war on weeds
Leland Elton Schmidt
Richard Joseph Hansen
Delwin James Roemer
Disheveled Theologian: Count it all joy!
Column: Through an era, this was one of year’s memorable day
Looking Back: 1992 -- Three retiring from Worthington post office
Disheveled Theologian: Reachout, and lessons of God's work
“Women Seeking God: CREATE” to take place Oct. 27-28 in Worthington
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Birth: Tobiah Loy
Wassenaar 50th anniversary
Jurgensen 60th anniversary
McNab 90th birthday
Notice of Special School Election
Data: Oct. 18, 2017
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Nobles County Board of Commissioners Drainage Final Hearing
Data: Oct. 16, 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