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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
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Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
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Regular School Board Meeting Minutes
April 26, 2015
Immigration program tonight
WORTHINGTON — The West Area Labor Council/AFL-CIO and UFCW 1161 will be hosting an event from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Nobles County Integration Collaborative location at Minnesota West Community and Technical College. The objective of the workshop is to engage community members and...
April 26, 2015 - 8:19pm
April 16, 2015
Safe roads, insured drivers: Rep. Hamilton sponsors Minnesota bill allowing undocumented immigrants to get driver’s licenses
ST. PAUL — District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton (R-Mountain Lake) is sponsoring a bill that would eliminate the need for proof of lawful residency in the United States to obtain a driver’s license. Hamilton said H.F. 97 should be passed for one single reason. “It comes down...
April 16, 2015 - 8:19pm
April 15, 2015
Letter: Consider ‘self-sufficient’ nature of many immigrants
The United Nations — via the Refugee Resettlement Program — is behind our refugee situation. Is time to bring this fact “out of the shadows.” Up to 95 percent of the refugees currently present in the U.S. — large numbers from terrorist-sponsoring countries — were ordered...
April 15, 2015 - 10:24pm
March 11, 2015
As others see it: Make immigration reform a high priority
Max Villatoro was a young man when he arrived in the United States in 1995. Two decades later he is a pastor in Iowa City, married and the father of four children. They range in age from 7 to 15 and are all U.S. citizens. He has been described by fellow clergy as a “person of great...
March 11, 2015 - 4:40pm
January 5, 2015
Immigration information forum a Sunday draw
WORTHINGTON — An information forum on a cold Sunday afternoon attracted an attentive audience of over 200 people to the warm gymnasium at St....
January 5, 2015 - 1:03pm
January 1, 2015
Forum offers info on new immigration programs
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota families and community members will gather at 1 p.m. Sunday at St. Mary’s School, 1206 Eighth Ave., to receive information from the Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota about President Obama’s executive action on immigration reform. The educational forum...
January 1, 2015 - 9:27pm
December 29, 2014
YEAR IN REVIEW: Documentary shines spotlight on local immigrants
On the evening of June 20, some Worthington residents proudly walked a red carpet at the Worthington Event Center, on their way to the premiere of a documentary movie that tells their stories. “Abrazos” is the name of the project created by Guatemalan-born filmmaker Luis...
December 29, 2014 - 8:12am
November 21, 2014
Out of the shadows: Obama's immigration plan likely to have impact locally
WORTHINGTON — President Barack Obama announced Thursday night a plan for immigration reform that would stop around 4.7 million undocumented immigrants from being deported. With 11 million undocumented immigrants in the United States, Obama’s plan would let some 4.4 million...
November 21, 2014 - 10:01pm
November 20, 2014
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama imposed the most sweeping immigration reform in a generation Thursday, easing the threat of deportation...
November 20, 2014 - 8:51pm
November 9, 2014
Column: Obama’s big immigration error
WASHINGTON — Back in July, when President Obama was deciding whether to take executive action on immigration before the midterm elections, I got into one of those cable-news debates that offer the president unsolicited advice from the unqualified. I argued that the move would boost...
November 9, 2014 - 8:38pm
Done waiting for Congress
WASHINGTON — U.S. President Barack Obama defended his plan to use executive powers to implement some immigration reforms, saying in an interview broadcast Sunday he had waited long enough for Congress to act. Obama told congressional leaders Friday he would try to ease some restrictions...
November 9, 2014 - 8:36pm
Forty years of Community Education
WORTHINGTON— Forty years ago the concept of Community Education in the United States was just in its infancy. Minnesota was one of the first...
November 9, 2014 - 8:31pm
November 2, 2014
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
September 11, 2014
Letter: Much we can do to get tough on immigration
By Paul Westrum, Albert Lea Over the years, I have had many people ask me what I would like to see done on the immigration issue. 1. Enforce our immigration laws. They haven’t been enforced for the last 25 years or more. 2. Secure our borders. 3. Stop illegal immigration....
September 11, 2014 - 5:25pm
August 28, 2014
Lawmakers hear voter anger over illegal migrants
DALLAS — When Republican Rep. Jeb Hensarling sat down with colleagues and constituents at a recent Chamber of Commerce lunch in Dallas, the...
August 28, 2014 - 8:55pm