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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 19, 2016
Always planning ahead: Gallaghers realize the importance of advance directives
WORTHINGTON -- It’s been a long journey for Kathy Gallagher, but it could have been significantly more challenging. Kathy, who resides in...
August 19, 2016 - 10:01pm
August 11, 2016
Study: One in five mental health patients misplaced in Minnesota hospitals
DULUTH, Minn. -- Nearly one out of five patients in mental health units at Minnesota hospitals could be better served elsewhere. So says a study released Thursday by the Minnesota Hospital Association. The finding is significant at a time when the state’s hospitals are overrun with...
August 11, 2016 - 9:49pm
July 25, 2016
Letter: Protect Nobles County citizens from e-cigarette
By Casey Borgen, Nobles County Community Services Public Health, Worthington Half of all Minnesotans are now protected from secondhand exposure to the harmful chemicals in e-cigarette aerosol. A total of 21 counties and 30 cities have included e-cigarettes in their clean indoor air...
July 25, 2016 - 9:28pm
July 22, 2016
Free dental care event at Concordia gives Grafton woman a reason to smile
MOORHEAD, Minn. – Maria Perez has something to smile about. And it’s just in time for her daughter’s wedding. The Grafton, N.D., woman lost a tooth on the upper left side of her mouth last month. But thanks to the Minnesota Mission of Mercy free dental clinic that got under...
July 22, 2016 - 9:28pm
Saving her skin: Leopold’s melanoma caught early, successfully treated
ADRIAN -- As a child of the early ’80s, Bobbi Leopold frequently frolicked outdoors during the hot Minnesota summers, happily ignorant of the...
July 22, 2016 - 9:26pm
July 20, 2016
Sanford clinical trial results in new drug to stop vomiting in chemotherapy
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- A new drug is now available that can reduce nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy -- thanks to a national clinical trial that included Sanford Health sites in Sioux Falls, Fargo, Bismarck, N.D., and Bemidji, Minn. Sanford oncologist and cancer researcher...
July 20, 2016 - 9:23pm
July 18, 2016
Franken pushes bills to help rural health
ST. PAUL -- Rural Minnesota needs medical healing, and U.S. Sen. Al Franken says he has part of a cure. The Minnesota Democrat said Monday that he is pushing three bills to help bring better medical services to rural areas: -- One would provide more ways to get to health-care services,...
July 18, 2016 - 8:48pm
July 12, 2016
Two Sanford Worthington employees recognized with corporate awards
WORTHINGTON -- Two employees of the Sanford Health Network in Worthington received Employee of the Year awards in their respective areas of service....
July 12, 2016 - 9:16pm
July 1, 2016
Antibiotics: Too much of a good thing turns deadly
ST. PAUL -- Antibiotics may have been the wonder drugs of the 20th century, but their improper use now is killing some patients and making others ill. Federal health officials say that misusing antibiotics kills 23,000 Americans and makes another 2 million sick annually. Those figures...
July 1, 2016 - 9:19pm
Fishing for a fixed knee: Ewy pleased with outcome of necessary knee replacement
WORTHINGTON -- The fish are biting. And Jim Ewy will be at the lake to catch them, due to successful knee replacement surgery completed early...
July 1, 2016 - 9:12pm
June 24, 2016
WRHCF grants to make positive impact on area youths
WORTHINGTON -- Three recent grant awards from the Worthington Regional Health Care Foundation Inc. (WRHCF) will have a broad-reaching and positive...
June 24, 2016 - 8:37pm
June 22, 2016
Minnesota ranks at the top in child well-being
MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota is ranked No. 1 nationally in child well-being, while North Dakota is ranked No. 8, in the 2016 KIDS COUNT Data Book released this week. It’s the second year in a row that Minnesota has earned the top ranking, thanks to being ranked first in measures of...
June 22, 2016 - 9:34pm
June 21, 2016
Column: Tackling dementia, with support and humor
By DEB TAYLOR, Senior Community Services MINNETONKA -- Lynn’s mother, Edna, developed dementia in her 70s. An early clue was when Edna placed her electric rice cooker on the stovetop burner and turned the burner on high. The plastic in the rice cooker quickly melted producing strong,...
June 21, 2016 - 5:03pm
June 17, 2016
Getting healthy: Students in I Can Prevent Diabetes class lose combined 160 pounds in four months
WORTHINGTON — A University of Minnesota Extension program aimed at improving the health of pre-diabetics is seeing success as the second class...
June 17, 2016 - 10:08pm
June 15, 2016
Teen pregnancy at ‘historic low’ in Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS — Teen pregnancy and birth rates are at “historic lows” in Minnesota, a University of Minnesota agency reported on Wednesday....
June 15, 2016 - 10:10pm