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Dawg Days of Summer is Saturday in Adrian
Explosion levels trailer home in rural Brewster
Woman charged in connection with Itasca County beheading
Contest celebrates V&M Locker for making best hot dogs in Minnesota
Region celebrating Independence Day with fireworks and more
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
Auto racing: Speedway racing gaining ground in Worthington
Legion baseball: Emotions are high as Post 5 sweeps Madison
Scott Rall: For the love of a Lab
Legion baseball: Adrian's Loosbrock, Rogers sink Post 5
Two years, $7 million, no smoking gun
City should see positive impact Journey building can have
Column: Have a happy Fourth, and give thanks
Column: Double trouble for Trump
Letter: Finally, a good decision from the DNR
Gail J. Smiens
Douglas Lester Roy Engler
Marilyn Jean Dahl
Religion briefs: June 30
Out & About: July 1-17
Looking Back: 1996 -- Parade, demo derby and much more set for Worthington’s Fourth
Column: June 28, 1876 -- Circus in town, complaints ensue
How does your garden grow? Williams property one of four on upcoming tour
Out and About
Puhl 80th birthday
Isder 85th birthday
Alberts 97th birthday
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March 27, 2016
U.S. Veterans Affairs head talks about effort to reduce wait times at hospitals
ST. CLOUD — U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald visited the once-embattled St. Cloud Veterans Affairs Medical Center...
March 27, 2016 - 8:50pm
December 1, 2015
Chicago police chief ousted: Force faces review over black teen’s death
CHICAGO — Chicago’s police chief was ousted Tuesday after days of protest over a white officer’s shooting of a black teenager 16 times...
December 1, 2015 - 3:14pm
September 16, 2015
Welding together local partnerships: New program in Jackson ‘fills void’ in workforce need
JACKSON — On Wednesday afternoon, Minnesota West Community and Technical College dedicated its new welding lab in Jackson. Representatives...
September 16, 2015 - 8:28pm
May 20, 2015
MN West names president
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota West Community and Technical College announced Terry Gaalswyk as its new president Wednesday afternoon. Gaalswyk will start his new position at the school July 1. As president, he will oversee five campuses and three college centers. Gaalswyk said he...
May 20, 2015 - 8:55pm
April 24, 2015
McDonald, Entenza are finalists for North Hennepin post
ST. PAUL — Minnesota State Colleges and Universities has named four semifinalists who are under consideration to be president of North Hennepin...
News / education
April 24, 2015 - 9:46pm
August 27, 2014
Minnesota West’s next step
WORTHINGTON — As students returned to Minnesota West’s Worthington campus this week, a new face greeted many. Interim President Barbara McDonald was appointed in March to oversee the school’s campuses and learning centers around the region. The mother of four looks forward...
August 27, 2014 - 8:23pm
August 17, 2014
McDonald joins WorkForce Council
WORTHINGTON — Barbara McDonald, of Worthington, was recently appointed by the Southwest Minnesota Chief Elected Officials Board to serve as an ad-hoc education representative on the Southwest Minnesota Workforce Council. Barbara is the interim president at Minnesota West Community...
August 17, 2014 - 5:14pm
March 24, 2014
Building a bright future at Minnesota West
WORTHINGTON — Dr. Barbara McDonald, Minnesota West Community and Technical College’s new interim president, visited the school’s campus...
March 24, 2014 - 10:43pm
March 19, 2014
MN West interim president selected
WORTHINGTON — Barbara McDonald, provost at Itasca Community College in Grand Rapids, has been selected as the new Minnesota West interim president. Chancellor...
March 19, 2014 - 8:36pm
March 24, 2012
The Rev. David and Leah McDonald, Brewster, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jocie McDonald, to Matthew Geertsema, son of Steve and...
celebrations / engagements
March 24, 2012 - 12:00am
September 8, 2008
Keeping notes from the past
ELDRIDGE, N.D. - Yvonne McDonald of Eldridge, N.D., is very well known in certain circles, but they are circles most people don't know about. She is an avid collector of antique sheet music. "I've been told I have the largest collection that's completely catalogued," McDonald said...
September 8, 2008 - 9:00am
July 21, 2008
Obituary: Clair McDonald
Clair "Tut" William Benjamin McDonald, 92, of Slayton, formerly of Iona, died Friday, July 18, 2008, at Woodlyn Nursing Home, Inver Grove. Surviving are his wife, Mary McDonald, Eagan; three children, Nancy (Mike) Nelson, Eden Prairie, Louis McDonald, Apple Valley, and Robert McDonald,...
July 21, 2008 - 12:00am
July 19, 2008
Services: Clair McDonald
Clair Tut McDonald, 92, of Eagan, formerly of Slayton, died Friday, July 18, 2008, at Woodlyn Nursing Home, Inver Grove. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Totzke Funeral Home, Slayton, and from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday at St. Ann's Church, Slayton. The service will be...
July 19, 2008 - 12:00am