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ALC adds a new social worker position
Shapiro & Smith Dance Company to host workshops, perform in Worthington
LSS celebration’s nutrition program’s 10th anniversary in Worthington
Winterfest medallion found
College basketball: Lady Jays win without Noid
For Jaxon Nelson, different is good
Prep roundup: Pipestone Area wins Big South Conference wrestling tournament; Three Trojans seniors place first
Gymnastics: Trojans score over 141, top Blue Earth Area
Prep sports roundup: Marshall tops JCC boys basketball team again
Column: Academia may now be beyond satire
Column: Heavyweight match -- Lewis vs. Trump
Letter: Minimum wage can’t remain at current level
Health care bill offers ‘real solutions’
Letter: Weber’s ‘bait and switch’ on health care
Shirley A. Thoreson
Leonard F. Hieronimus
Patricia Ann Nelson
Janet Lucille Belz
Disheveled Theologian: The poetry of grace
Looking Back: 2007 -- Hoffman, Hagen earn special Chamber honors
Herb chicken and mushrooms easy, elegant dinner favorite
A fast-food salad you’ll want to make at home
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Five generations: Ebeling family
Wachter 95th birthday
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2017 Minnesota City Summary Budget Statement
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August 19, 2013
Fighting to be free: Nigerian woman to speak on human trafficking in Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Many victims of human trafficking have difficulty putting a label on their plight. They often blame themselves for their treatment,...
August 19, 2013 - 4:33pm
August 16, 2013
A European brother: Landwehr family hosts Baudet for a fifth time
WORTHINGTON — A desire to improve his English-speaking skills and learn more about U.S. culture drove 19-year-old Arthur Baudet to spend a...
August 16, 2013 - 10:17pm
August 11, 2013
District 518 student population on the rise
Enrollment count as of Friday up about 200 students over 2012-'13 year WORTHINGTON — It’s up, up and away at Worthington High School (WHS). Based on figures provided by District 518 officials last Friday, enrollment in the district — especially at WHS — is ballooning
August 11, 2013 - 9:06pm
July 26, 2013
Column: Talkin' 'bout my generation
WASHINGTON — After graduating from high school, I had two choices: I could earn a college degree while shouldering debt, or struggle in a highly competitive job market without one. I chose the former. And I’m not the only one.
July 26, 2013 - 10:49am
July 16, 2013
In Bloomington, nation’s head of education pushes funding
BLOOMINGTON — President Barack Obama’s education secretary told an audience packed with Minnesota educators Tuesday that he would like to...
July 16, 2013 - 11:54pm
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