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Somali immigrants open downtown Willmar center to increase understanding
It's a girl! Gorilla gives birth at St. Paul zoo
Tator Tot Hotdish Cookoff is Sunday
Man living on Red Lake reservation faces federal charges for heroin dealing
Painted Prairie Vineyard plans celebration
Vikings' new Eagan headquarters at 70 percent completion
Timberwolves' Andrew Wiggins reminds all that he can be a 'closer'
Vikings show improvement on ground after last year's struggles
Source: Wild winger Zach Parise expected to have back surgery
College cross country: Wallace, Knutson, Hartle compete in NSIC meet
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
Margaret "Peggy" Elizabeth Young
Hallstroms roll through life, and the world, together
Disheveled Theologian: Faith and the art of garden maintenance
No shortage of Halloween happenings in area
Indian dance company to share “Sacred Earth” here next Saturday
Column: They are probably taking pills for their belly aches
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Ransom 50th anniversary
Adolph 90th birthday
Birth: Tobiah Loy
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Nobles County Ditch 11 Final Hearing
Regular School Board Meeting Minutes September 2017
MN Dept. of Education Revenue & Expenditures 2017 & 2018
September 30, 2017
Deportation to Guatemala looms as Gabriel-Tomas’ fate
WORTHINGTON — Today is likely the day Jacobo Gabriel-Tomas will depart on a long, lonely drive through Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas...
September 30, 2017 - 7:05am
July 16, 2017
Citizens rally to help Willmar man make plea for asylum
WILLMAR — A phone call Tuesday morning put a mother of two children in tears and brought more than 60 people to the Living Hope Church in Willmar for a prayer vigil Sunday evening. They gathered to pray and discuss ways to help Melvin Siu, who was taken into custody Tuesday...
July 16, 2017 - 9:47pm
March 3, 2017
Partnering for Presbyterian progress: Ennenga, Krapf maintain ties with Guatemalan churches
WORTHINGTON — Ten trips to Guatemala: That wasn’t exactly at the top of LeRoy Ennenga’s bucket list, but to date the former farmer has...
March 3, 2017 - 7:57pm
September 24, 2015
‘Abrazos’ screening slated for Monday
WORTHINGTON — The film “Abrazos” will be shown at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the Fine Arts Theater at Minnesota West Community and Technical College, Worthington campus. “Abrazos” documents the story of American-born children of Guatemalan heritage living in Worthington as they...
September 24, 2015 - 9:25pm
March 29, 2015
Hy-Vee employee hopes to make all shoppers comfortable
WORTHINGTON — It’s all about bringing the community together. At least that’s what Maria Valle believes. Valle is a new addition to...
March 29, 2015 - 7:59pm
January 15, 2015
‘Abrazos’ featured on ‘Postcards’
APPLETON — The upcoming “Postcards” program scheduled for 7 p.m. Jan. 25 will include a segment on the documentary about children in Worthington being united with their grandparents in Guatemala. The program begins by telling the story of how critically acclaimed Guatemalan...
January 15, 2015 - 8:24pm
January 2, 2015
Querido Papa: Lisa Kremer shares local families' stories at the Vatican
For Lisa Kremer, it was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity — the chance to travel to the Vatican, come face to face with Pope Francis and have...
January 2, 2015 - 4:20pm
Column: The experience of one Guatemalan immigrant
WORTHINGTON — On Tuesday, July 16 of 2013, just four days after two of my children returned from their visit to Guatemala with Familias Juntas, I was stopped by a police officer. The officer told me he did so because one of the passengers in the backseat was moving around and he...
November 2, 2014 - 8:57pm
October 20, 2013
Guatemala trip subject of film
WORTHINGTON — In July, an entourage of 27 people — 14 youths, 10 chaperones and a film crew of three — embarked on a journey to Guatemala....
October 20, 2013 - 9:38pm
March 24, 2013
Guatemala trip close to a reality
WORTHINGTON -- For some children, a trip to grandmother's house isn't as simple as going "over the river and through the woods," as a popular...
March 24, 2013 - 11:25pm
In local visit, Guatemalan Consulate assists nationals
WORTHINGTON -- At 4 a.m. Saturday, while most of the town was still asleep, Maria Felix, a Worthington resident of five years, was standing in...
February 24, 2013 - 11:29pm
May 30, 2009
From coffee fields to college grad
WORTHINGTON -- Fabio Lopez realized at a young age that his homeland of Guatemala was not a land of opportunity. The third of 11 children born...
May 30, 2009 - 12:00am