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Prosecutors describe 'lives snuffed out' at Aaron Hernandez trial
New Trump travel order expected in coming days, Pence says
Trump softens immigration stance, takes measured tone in speech
Josh Thompson to perform at Worthington Windsurfing Regatta
Mystery of Minnesota North Shore waterfalls may be solved
Golf's governing bodies propose 'fundamental' rule changes
High school sports roundup: T-M-B advances to face Minneota in Section 3AA semifinal
Wild hope mumps just bump in road
Late goal gives first place Wild another close win
Section 2AAA basketball: Explosive New Ulm ends WHS girls season
World of Wine: A journey in wine appreciation
Lost Italian: Have a Lenten fish fry Italian style
Dr. Fox: Pet dogs in public demonstrations
Letter: Let’s be more discerning about ‘fake news’
Column: Adjectively speaking
Betty Jean Markus
Raymond E. Kuhl
James Michael Foster
Doris Deragisch Blom
Looking Back: 1967 -- Starting salary for Worthington teachers rises to $5,325
Luverne native succeeding as professional mountain bike racer
Column: Adventures of that Hardy boy were the stuff of legend
Disheveled Theologian: Ornithology 101
2012: Kusz appointed Nobles County Attorney
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Hassebroek 85th birthday
Meester 60th Anniversary
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Notice of Township Annual Meetings & Elections
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May 27, 2014
Still waiting: ureaucratic hurdles frustrate researchers seeking to study medical marijuana
MINNEAPOLIS — A year ago, University of Minnesota researchers received a $9.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study pain in patients with sickle cell disease. Normally, such an award would quickly launch a study, but lead researcher Kalpna Gupta is still...
May 27, 2014 - 9:04am
May 23, 2014
In it for the long haul: George Berndt retires after 51 years in education
ELLSWORTH — Amid a scattering of senior graduation announcements and photos of classic cars, a sign tacked to the door of George Berndt’s...
May 23, 2014 - 2:24pm
May 16, 2014
WHS graduates 139 in Friday night ceremony
“Who can say if I’ve been changed for the better? But—because I knew you—I have been changed for good.” – Lyrics from “For Good”...
May 16, 2014 - 10:25pm
Edgerton Christian Elementary School breaks ground on expansion project
EDGERTON — Students, faculty, staff and community members gathered Friday for the groundbreaking ceremony at Edgerton Christian Elementary...
May 16, 2014 - 9:48pm
May 15, 2014
District 518 AmeriCorps members benefit local youths
WORTHINGTON — While the 2013-14 school year may be winding down, District 518 AmeriCorps Promise Fellow Vilai Khanya still has a couple of...
May 15, 2014 - 9:56pm
Winfair students raise more than $6,500 for Relay Recess
WINDOM — Unseasonably chilly temperatures didn’t stop students, teachers and staff from participating Thursday in this year’s Relay...
May 15, 2014 - 9:51pm
May 13, 2014
As others see it: School budget cuts are messy, painful
Mason City (Iowa) Globe Gazette School days, school daze, things are changing every day in our schools daze. That’s education for you in 2014, the year of cash-strapped school districts that are forced to do more with less. Extraordinary, sometimes-painful changes are occurring,...
May 13, 2014 - 6:56pm
May 12, 2014
Letter: Exchange student enjoys first prom
By Lars Opaczek, Crailshem exchange student to Worthington Hello Worthington, I moved to my last guest family, the Lindners, which is going pretty well so far. I think we are having a lot of fun together. Over Easter we visited my new grandparents in Canistota, S.D., and Ellsworth....
May 12, 2014 - 4:36pm
May 8, 2014
Column: Parent's kindergartener grows in many ways at WCS
By Tae Norby, Worthington Christian School WORTHINGTON — One of my favorite parts of each day is watching my daughter, a kindergartener at Worthington Christian School, dance around while waiting for the bus to pick her up for school. The joy of going to school hasn’t worn...
May 8, 2014 - 4:04pm
May 1, 2014
Column: Remember to thank teachers next Tuesday
By Cliff Carmody, Executive Director, SW/WC Service Cooperative, Marshall Tuesday, May 6 is National Teacher Day, part of the May 4-10 National Teacher Appreciation Week. I would like to encourage everyone in our region to be sure to thank a teacher for helping to make our schools...
May 1, 2014 - 11:35am
April 25, 2014
Fine Arts Collaborative Exhibition is Monday at Minnesota West
WORTHINGTON —Music, art and poetry will all be celebrated at 4 p.m. Monday in the Fine Arts Theatre at Minnesota West Community and Technical...
April 25, 2014 - 9:39pm
Column: Communications committee connects with community
By ZACH DINGMANN, District 518 WORTHINGTON — This year the District Communications Committee has been active in finding ways to reach out and communicate with local businesses. One of the committee’s goals is to create collaborative partnerships with local businesses and other...
April 25, 2014 - 9:26pm
April 24, 2014
Ellsworth teacher/coach charged following board meeting
ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth head boys basketball coach and physical education/health teacher John D. Roberts is facing criminal charges following...
April 24, 2014 - 9:39pm
April 23, 2014
School superintendents fight homelessness
ST. PAUL — It’s hard for students to do homework when they don’t have a home. Homework is not a priority for homeless students. “Their priority is called survival,” St. Paul schools Superintendent Valeria Silva said Wednesday at a Capitol news conference. That’s why...
April 23, 2014 - 8:02pm
April 18, 2014
April 18, 2014 - 9:59pm