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Jackson County woman killed in car crash
With Tony Cornish gone, what happens with House committee that focuses on guns and cops?
Minnesota vs. Minnesota: Agency pushes back in $5 billion 3M suit
Data: Feb. 19, 2018
Missing pregnant woman found dead in Chippewa National Forest: Autopsy scheduled for 27-year-old from Akeley in Cass County
Fan bus for state gymnastics
Marvin, Lamoureux score goals to send U.S. to gold-medal game at Olympics
LeBron's MVP performance guides team to All-Star win
Wild rookie Joel Eriksson Ek persisting despite near 50-game goalless streak
Russian curler suspected of doping
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
Letter: Story on Brewster boulder triggers memories
Letter: Exchange student experiences first Thanksgiving, Christmas in Worthington
Column: Worthington schools committed to 'Child Find'
John B. Taylor
Carlyle James Thaemlitz
Mary "Betty" Anderson
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Disheveled Theologian: Of mince and (paper) men
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
Kind kids help hurting teacher
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Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Koehne 60th anniversary
Birth: Elizabeth Ruth Standafer
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
February 2, 2018
Column: Worthington school referendum FAQ's
WORTHINGTON — As a Worthington School Board member, it is my responsibility to seek your input on the decisions we make as your representatives....
February 2, 2018 - 10:42pm
Letter: With education, 'you get what you pay for'
By Roger Elgersma, Pipestone
February 2, 2018 - 10:38pm
February 1, 2018
Bargaining unit for St. Paul teachers authorizes strike
ST. PAUL — A St. Paul Public Schools teacher strike sidelining more than 4,000 employees and some 34,800 students could be less than two...
February 1, 2018 - 7:47pm
January 31, 2018
WMS speech team debuts Saturday after hiatus
WORTHINGTON — This year’s Trojan speech team features new energy. And plenty of it, assures Worthington Middle School Speech Coach Erin...
January 31, 2018 - 11:01am
Geronimo Energy donates $52,000 to four local schools
JACKSON — Geronimo Energy has donated a total of $52,000 to four school districts located near the wind farm the company constructed in rural...
January 31, 2018 - 10:31am
January 30, 2018
Letter: Our students deserve the best we can give them
By Beth Rickers Namanny, Worthington Shortly after I turned 18 years of age, there was a school board election. My dad made a point of taking me to the polling place, where I registered and cast my first vote. I came away that day with two clear messages that I still believe more...
January 30, 2018 - 10:46pm
Letter: Referendum will break the camel's back
By Mark Schutte, Rushmore
January 30, 2018 - 10:42pm
January 29, 2018
Minnesota State's colleges and universities consider 'yes means yes' sex policy
ST. PAUL — Student leaders for Minnesota's largest higher-education system want to replace "No means no" with "Yes means yes" when it comes to obtaining consent for sex. Minnesota State's Board of Trustees is expected to vote in March on a change to its sexual misconduct policy,...
January 29, 2018 - 5:29pm
January 28, 2018
Fired diversity officer for four Minnesota State colleges gets $75,000 settlement
The fired chief diversity officer for four nonmetro Minnesota colleges has won a $75,000 settlement after alleging his termination violated state human rights laws. Brian Xiong taught for seven years at Minnesota State University, Mankato, before joining Minnesota State Community...
January 28, 2018 - 5:35pm
January 27, 2018
Northern Minn. folk school offers hands-on classes to learn trades, arts
GRAND MARAIS, Minn. — In a timber-framed building that smelled of freshly sawed wood and pine tar, Robb Rutledge and Pete Dulak were hammering...
January 27, 2018 - 6:45pm
January 25, 2018
Minn. school districts' technology consortium votes to dissolve
ST. PAUL—A collaborative that has provided Minnesota school districts with technology for 50 years is dissolving, but the organization's leaders say there's a good chance they'll continue under new stewardship. Forty-seven members of the Technology Information and Educational...
January 25, 2018 - 9:08pm
January 21, 2018
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
DULUTH, Minn.—Lis Hendrickson has two hangars and an airstrip at her home. She also has three planes: a Cessna 170, a Cessna 120 and a...
January 21, 2018 - 6:00am
January 19, 2018
Column: Parents, school staff members share stories of school space issues
By Joel Lorenz WORTHINGTON — We’ve been talking a lot about the challenges faced by the Worthington School District over the last several years. Enrollment has grown by 1,100 students in just 10 years, and it continues to grow by about four classrooms of students every year. Today,...
January 19, 2018 - 10:50pm
January 16, 2018
Letter: Come together and vote yes for our future
By Joni Reitmeier, Worthington
January 16, 2018 - 11:02pm
Letter: Be responsible -- vote yes to help the community
By Melanie Loy, Worthington 2018 marks my 12th year of teaching in Worthington. I currently have 104 fourth-grade orchestra students at Prairie Elementary. That figure surpasses by 10 the total number of orchestra students (grades 4 through 12) I started with here in 2006. The biggest...
January 16, 2018 - 11:07am