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Al Franken: What's next? 'I'm not quite ready to answer yet.'
Six arrested in separate drug busts in Red Lake
Klobuchar backs bill to help locate missing people with Alzheimer's, autism
Squaw Lake man sentenced in meth case
Capitol Chatter: Lawmakers say meetings can help fight childhood hunger
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Gender of silhouettes on outside of Twin Cities sports center sparks complaints
Girls Basketball: Trojans edge Eagles on senior night
Thursday sports roundup: Luverne breezes through Section 3A quarterfinal game
Birkie basks in the glow: Skiing event gained unrivaled exposure as part of Minneapolis' Super Bowl experience
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
We must admit it: This is who we are
How wine tastings transport you
Column: Main goal of hospice -- monitor symptoms, maintain comfort
Column: Biodiesel gives the region a boost
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Church turns garbage into good night's sleep through 'Mat Ministry'
Hearty onion and mushroom tart perfect for meatless meals
Cold weather car safety
'Be our guest' to another Disney classic
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
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Sietsema 90th birthday
Boock 50th anniversary
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Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
June 21, 2017
A valedictorian went rogue in his final speech. His school in Pennsylvania tried to shut him down.
Peter Butera, class president for the entirety of his life as a high school student - all four often-frustrating years of it - took the stage...
June 21, 2017 - 10:11am
May 22, 2017
Cheers to the class of 2017: Unique grad gifts that keep on giving
FARGO — Ditch the cliche card and personalized mug. Save money on the flowers. When your grad walks across the podium to accept their diploma,...
May 22, 2017 - 12:30pm
May 11, 2017
Minn. mother accused of stealing money from school's grad party, putting funds into adult sex toy business
ROSEMOUNT, Minn. — A Rosemount mother is accused of stealing more than $8,700 from a parent group organizing the upcoming senior party...
May 11, 2017 - 12:01pm
May 5, 2017
Graduating into the real world: Lessons learned and shared
FARGO — We know what you're thinking: Your life is going to be different. We thought that, too. But it's not. We felt the goosebumps. We...
May 5, 2017 - 6:58am
May 27, 2016
Column: One race over; here comes another
By MEREDITH MOORE, 2016 WHS graduate
May 27, 2016 - 9:26pm
May 20, 2016
Class of 2016: Campillo considers career as physician’s assistant
Editor’s Note: This is the fourth and final story in a series focusing on graduating seniors at Worthington High School.
May 20, 2016 - 10:27pm
Pomp and circumstance: WHS graduates 177 seniors
WORTHINGTON — Excitement filled the air as 177 seniors processed into the Worthington High School gym Friday evening to celebrate WHS’s 129th...
May 20, 2016 - 10:23pm
Column: Graduates grow, brick by brick
By PAIGE STEWART, 2016 WHS graduate
May 20, 2016 - 9:14pm
June 5, 2015
Column: Hold on to your WHS diploma with pride
By ANDREA DUARTE Editor’s note: This speech was delivered by Duarte, a graduating senior, during the May 15 WHS commencement ceremony. WORTHINGTON — To principal Paul Karelis and the board of education, it is an honor to speaking here tonight. To parents, family, friends...
June 5, 2015 - 9:19pm
June 1, 2015
Column: Class of 2015 -- live with purpose
WASHINGTON — Congratulations to the class of 2015. Leaving high school or college certainly brings mixed feelings. Remember, closing one door opens an opportunity to knock on another one. Graduates have put in the time and work required to earn a diploma. Now it’s time to make...
June 1, 2015 - 5:17pm
May 29, 2015
Column: WHS stands for winning, heart and spirit
By McKENZIE BRANDT Editor’s note: This speech was delivered by Brandt, a graduating senior, during the May 15 WHS commencement ceremony. WORTHINGTON — Thank you, Principal Karelis, Assistant Principal Sather, school board, faculty, friends and family. We all know that if...
May 29, 2015 - 9:30pm
May 22, 2015
Column: WHS students play Trivia Crack -- and the bigger game of life
By ALLISON KREMER Editor’s note: This speech was delivered by Kremer, a graduating senior, during the May 15 WHS commencement ceremony. WORTHINGTON — Thank you all, and good evening family, friends, teachers, administration, school board, and most importantly, graduates....
May 22, 2015 - 9:31pm
May 20, 2015
Column: A disheveled commencement
Every year when graduation season rolls around, I get nostalgic. In my mind I pull out the caps and gowns of days gone by and recall high school, college, and seminary with great fondness. The graduation ceremony in and of itself, however, is often remembered as more of an event...
May 20, 2015 - 9:36am
May 15, 2015
WHS graduates 180
WORTHINGTON — A festive mood reigned in the Worthington High School (WHS) gymnasium as 180 members of the Class of 2015 received diplomas...
May 15, 2015 - 10:55pm
May 8, 2015
President uses graduation address to promote free community college tuition
WATERTOWN, S.D. — It’s all about family. That’s what President Barack Obama emphasized makes America strong when he spoke Friday during...
May 8, 2015 - 8:27pm