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South Dakota students save money, get head start on college career
PolyMet opponents want law judge hearings
Backpack distribution is Thursday
Government Center steps to be repaired
Priest victims fault settlement plan, seek $80 million, not $13 million
High school volleyball: Trojans hope experience puts them over the top
Girls tennis: Trojans drop opener to Harrisburg
High school football: H-LP gridders aiming for success
Amateur baseball: Cubs fall in state opener; Milroy wins
Girls tennis: Luverne splits early triangular tests
Sean Hannity, Trump's 'spin doctor'
Letter: Divider-in-chief is at it again
Column: Why pension oversight is important
Column: A nice column about Trump
Column: District 518 geared up for start of new school year
Curtis Lowell Schmidt
James Robert Arnt
Robert D. Miller
Theodore "Ted" Kamstra
Looking Back: 1966 -- Foreign ag specialists visit Worthington
Column: Is it possible to be fast asleep for three or four weeks?
Crazy about the cube: Abel Piper, 12, participates in Rubik’s Cube National Championships
Disheveled Theologian: Twenty years later, still glad to have him with me
Column: Getting lost in the clouds
Out and About
Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
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Regular School Board Meeting Minutes
July 5, 2013
Letter: Turkey vacation, travels in Germany were memorable
Hello Worthington! Here's our monthly check-up letter, and I'm loving Germany more than ever. Since my last letter I went to Turkey on vacation, my mom and sister came to visit me, and it finally got nice and warm out! First off, the vacation in Turkey. My host family took me with...
July 5, 2013 - 12:00am
June 28, 2013
WHS teen earns statewide honor
WORTHINGTON -- A soon-to-be 11th grader at Worthington High School, Adyiam Kimbrough was honored earlier this month with the Minnesota Lieutenant...
June 28, 2013 - 9:39pm
As others see it: College trustees made smart move
We are glad to hear the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities board of trustees honored its agreement with legislators last week when it voted to freeze tuition rates for college students next year. ... While the long-term effects of the state Legislature's enormous $2 billion...
June 28, 2013 - 12:00am
June 27, 2013
Editorial: Don't drop puck on girls hockey
The Worthington High School girls hockey program could become a thing of the past by the upcoming 2013-2014 season, but it doesn't necessarily have to be that way. District 518 Superintendent John Landgaard explained during the June 18 school board meeting that the girls varsity...
June 27, 2013 - 12:00am
June 18, 2013
District 518 school board talks hockey
WORTHINGTON -- During its regular meeting Tuesday, the District 518 school board spent more time on girls hockey than any other topic. According...
June 18, 2013 - 10:05pm
June 16, 2013
WHS band second at Lake Crystal
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington High School (WHS) Trojan marching band placed second in Class AA competition at the "Battle of the Bands" parade in Lake Crystal Friday night. Finishing just behind first-place finisher Waconia, Worthington wowed the crowds with its "Mary Poppins"-...
June 16, 2013 - 9:25pm
June 15, 2013
Column: District 518 planning online learning program
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington Independent School District 518 has submitted an application to the Minnesota Department of Education to become an...
June 15, 2013 - 12:00am
June 13, 2013
Editorial: Voters say 'YES!' to combined district
"From everyone that I've talked to that has been out knocking on doors with us, we've gotten a very positive response from the community, and we're all happy to hear that." -- Brenda Stanton, Vote Yes for Consolidation Committee, as quoted in Friday's Daily Globe. Stanton's words...
June 13, 2013 - 12:00am
June 12, 2013
Letter: Legislature worked for higher education
When the legislative session began, the University of Minnesota outlined an aggressive plan to keep college within reach for Minnesota's families and partner with the state to solve some of our society's most challenging problems. Thanks to President Eric Kaler's leadership, and...
June 12, 2013 - 12:00am
June 11, 2013
Letter: 'Supermileage' should be more commonplace
I competed this year in the Minnesota Technology Education Association Supermileage competition with a group of students from Laurens-Marathon, Iowa. My first team was from Ellsworth back in 1999. I have taken teams from Westbrook-Walnut Grove, Marshall, and Hayfield, Minn., and a...
June 11, 2013 - 12:00am
June 10, 2013
Letter: Round Lake, Brewster districts should consolidate
Why should Round Lake and Brewster consolidate? Our children will continue to have an excellent LOCAL elementary school with a local school board. Decisions made regarding the building and equipment in Round Lake would be made by our local school board. There would still be continued...
June 10, 2013 - 12:00am
June 8, 2013
Column: Acknowledging and appreciating our differences
Principal Karelis, Mr. Rezny, school board, honored guests and fellow classmates: If I may loosely quote this year's musical, "Hairspray," and...
June 8, 2013 - 12:00am
June 7, 2013
WHS junior to operate Beach Nook
WORTHINGTON -- Most high school kids don't buy a business as their summer job. But Jessica Arnt isn't like most high schoolers. This summer,...
June 7, 2013 - 9:49pm
Kids-R-It youths get little green thumbs
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington's watering ban may have worried some gardeners this spring, but not the staff and students at Kids-R-It Child Care...
June 7, 2013 - 9:47pm
May 25, 2013
Column: Future possibilities are as endless as our cornfields
Editor's note: The three student speeches delivered at the WHS commencement will be published on this page over the course of three Saturdays. WORTHINGTON...
May 25, 2013 - 12:00am