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Study: Immigrants make up growing part of workforce, tax base of ND, Minnesota
Grassroots Community Theatre readies for interactive performances
Fire destroys vacant home near Okabena
Who’s your favorite president?
Pipe rolls off truck, killing worker on Minnesota highway project
Wild focused on increasing lead over Blackhawks before 6-day break
Doug Wolter: Champions are built, not born
High school sports roundup: RRC girls complete undefeated conference season
Twins' Gibson hopes new motion will deliver healthier arm
Wild's Graovac focused on proving he belongs
Developmentally disabled caregivers would receive raises under plan
Keeping our promise on the Supreme Court
Let’s keep eyes and ears open in the ‘swamp’
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Column: WCS event for incoming kindergarten students is March 16
Elta E. Barker
Edna De Wilde
Lloyd John Ebner
Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
Looking Back: 1942 -- Worthington taking part in 'salvage for victory' program
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Meester 60th Anniversary
Birth: Feb. 18, 2017
Coyer 100th birthday
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2016-2017 Community and Visitor Guide
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April 13, 2016
Race at root of disparities: Immigration, language barriers don’t explain gap, Met Council says
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota’s racial disparities may be more about skin color and ethnic background and less about circumstances than many people think. Minnesotans of color are more likely to be young people or recent immigrants or have developing English language skills, but even...
April 13, 2016 - 9:26pm
February 14, 2016
Spanish to English, English to Spanish: Minnesota’s dual-language immersion programs serve growing student needs
LITTLE CANADA — Brittany O’Connor presented a typical math lesson to her third-graders Tuesday, but she taught it in an unconventional way...
February 14, 2016 - 8:49pm
November 19, 2015
One day — today: Wah Wah Say becomes U.S. citizen
WORTHINGTON — “I love America,” said Wah Wah Say with a broad smile and a giggle Thursday afternoon as she took a break from her English...
November 19, 2015 - 8:52pm
October 23, 2015
English language program at East Grand Forks High criticized
EAST GRAND FORKS — A controversial email has brought the English Learner program at East Grand Forks Senior High School into question, but...
October 23, 2015 - 6:30am
September 13, 2015
Japanese Americans recall WWII language mission
FORT SNELLING — One of the secret weapons of World War II was developed at Fort Snelling. During the war, 6,000 Japanese-Americans from Hawaii...
September 13, 2015 - 8:23pm
April 6, 2015
Sanford offers Spanish prenatal class
WORTHINGTON — The Sanford Hospital will be providing a Spanish-taught childbirth class. There will be two sessions from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. April 11 and 18. The class is designed for the mother and a support person. These sessions go through lunch time. A snack will be served during...
April 6, 2015 - 8:45pm
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
March 23, 2015
Three options available for childbirth classes
WORTHINGTON — Sanford Worthington Medical Center will offer Prepared Childbirth classes in a four-session Tuesday evening series on April 7, 14, 21 and 28. The classes are from 6:30 to 9 p.m. in the Centennial Room at the hospital. A Spanish childbirth class will be offered in...
March 23, 2015 - 7:39pm
March 18, 2015
Klobuchar aide knew of provision that stalled trafficking bill
An aide to U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar knew about a controversial provision, but did not tell her boss, in a now-stalled bill fighting human trafficking that nearly has brought Senate work to a halt. Wednesday’s revelation was about a measure that put the brakes on what had been...
March 18, 2015 - 8:50pm
Trojans teach tech Saturday
WORTHINGTON — Worthington students will lead a series of workshops this Saturday during the second annual Student Led Technology Conference in Worthington. Nine different sessions will be taught by students in third through 12th grades from 9 a.m. to noon at Worthington Middle School....
February 18, 2015 - 8:42pm
January 21, 2015
State ignores 2007 meatpacker rights law
ST. PAUL — A Minnesota state department has not followed a law to notify meatpacking plants and workers about protections the state provides. Pointing to a bookshelf full of Minnesota laws, Legislative Auditor Jim Nobles said Wednesday, “one of them sort of got lost.” The...
January 21, 2015 - 8:34pm
December 16, 2014
Celebrating Christmas, German-style
FULDA — Based on the number of lutefisk suppers and lefse connoisseurs, it is rather obvious that southwest Minnesota is home to a large contingent...
December 16, 2014 - 8:26pm
November 20, 2014
ABE a major part of Community Education system
WORTHINGTON — It is impossible to say which individual program within the District 518 Community Education system has had the most impact over...
November 20, 2014 - 8:44pm
November 11, 2014
Hero in many languages
WORTHINGTON — Ten Worthington High School students stood before their classmates, veterans and guests in the WHS gymnasium Tuesday morning...
November 11, 2014 - 8:37pm
October 16, 2014
WORTHINGTON — An old adage says, “It’s all Greek to me,” when what is being said is not understood. Worthington’s diverse community,...
October 16, 2014 - 5:06pm