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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
August 12, 2016
Sole sisters: Former pen pals meet to celebrate relationship between Worthington and Crailsheim, Germany
WORTHINGTON -- Most pen pals never expect to meet -- especially childhood pen pals who correspond for a short period of time. Such was the case with Martha "Marnie" Cashel McCarthy and Kerttu Seikkenen Karkkainen, who were young girls living in Minnesota and Finland, respectively,...
August 12, 2016 - 5:08pm
April 25, 2016
Obama ramps up Special Forces mission in Syria against IS
HANOVER, Germany — President Barack Obama announced Monday the biggest expansion of U.S. ground troops in Syria since its civil war began,...
April 25, 2016 - 3:56pm
April 24, 2016
‘The right side of history’: Obama supports Germany’s Merkel in migrant crisis
HANOVER, Germany — U.S. President Barack Obama said Sunday he would do whatever he could to advance a controversial trade deal with the European...
April 24, 2016 - 7:36pm
March 23, 2016
Hosts sought for German visitors
WORTHINGTON — The city of Worthington, Worthington Crailsheim Committee and Worthington Area Convention & Visitors Bureau are looking for host families to provide housing for guests who will travel from Worthington’s sister city of Crailsheim, Germany. The guests from Crailsheim...
March 23, 2016 - 8:16pm
Plastic in Snickers bar prompts Mars recall in 55 countries
FRANKFURT — Mars Inc. has recalled chocolate bars and other products in 55 countries, mainly in Europe, due to choking risk after a piece of...
February 23, 2016 - 2:43pm
January 14, 2016
One of Worthington’s first student ambassadors dies in Arizona
PAYSON, Ariz. — Ed Blair, who in 1956 was one of the two first student ambassadors to Worthington’s sister city of Crailsheim, Germany, died...
January 14, 2016 - 8:25pm
January 6, 2016
No drop in asylum seekers reaching Germany
BRUSSELS — Germany has seen no drop in the number of people arriving and seeking asylum despite EU efforts to confront a migration crisis,...
January 6, 2016 - 3:57pm
December 14, 2015
Column: There's plenty in our lives to be grateful for
Tis the season to be thankful. This is Skyla Rautenkranz, the 2015-16 Worthington exchange student to Crailsheim. This month’s letter is a...
December 14, 2015 - 4:54pm
November 17, 2015
Fears of a bomb: Four days after Paris attacks, Germany game against Netherlands called off as security concerns increase
HANOVER, Germany — A soccer game between Germany and Netherlands which German Chancellor Angel Merkel was due to attend in Hanover was called...
November 17, 2015 - 8:26pm
November 6, 2015
Sticking up for student exchange: Bumper sticker sales raise funds for sister city program
WORTHINGTON — As the city of Worthington prepares to build a sculpture in Chautauqua Park to represent a bridge of friendship, tradition and...
November 6, 2015 - 9:06am
September 7, 2015
Introducing Hanselmann: Crailsheim exchange student rolls into town
WORTHINGTON — Finding Tom Hanselmann in a crowd is easy; just look for his 6’3” frame, a shiny shock of blond hair, bright blue eyes and...
September 7, 2015 - 9:38pm
August 14, 2015
The Crailsheim experience: College student spends two months immersed in sister city
For Gordy Moore, one of those “aha” moments during his internship in Germany came when he was walking through the streets of Heidelberg....
August 14, 2015 - 4:33pm
May 11, 2015
Studieren im Ausland: WHS grad studies abroad in Germany
POTSDAM, Germany — Emily Anderson, 21, of Worthington has spent nearly four weeks of a three-and-a-half month study program in Potsdam, Germany....
May 11, 2015 - 9:27am
March 3, 2015
Letter: Exchange student enjoys senior photo shoot
By Vanessa Pazurek, Crailsheim exchange student to Worthington Hello Worthington, Greetings again from Vanessa Pazurek, the exchange student from your sister city Crailsheim. It has been my dream to come to America since I was little, and I’m so proud that I got this great opportunity....
March 3, 2015 - 8:38pm
March 2, 2015
Letter: New host family is big part of exchange student's month
By Jessica Herrera, Worthington exchange student to Crailsheim My name is Jessica Herrera, the exchange student in Germany from Worthington. Another month has passed by, and spring has showed its signs in this part of the world. In the beginning of February I attended Crailsheim’s...
March 2, 2015 - 5:00pm