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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
August 22, 2016
Ugly protests outside Trump event in Minneapolis spurs partisan spat
MINNEAPOLIS -- Donors who attended Donald Trump’s Minneapolis fundraiser Friday night were heckled and blocked and at least one reported he was robbed upon leaving the high-dollar event. “That was beyond protesting,” Cynthia Schanno of St. Paul told the St. Paul Pioneer Press....
August 22, 2016 - 9:14pm
August 4, 2016
Trump to attend Minneapolis fundraiser
MINNEAPOLIS -- Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will visit the Twin Cities this month for a fundraising event, according to an invitation obtained by the Pioneer Press. The invitation is for an Aug. 19 fundraiser for the Trump Victory fund, a joint fundraising effort with...
August 4, 2016 - 9:21pm
July 26, 2016
Nobel Peace Prize winner urges young people not to put limits on themselves
MINNEAPOLIS -- Young girls and their families from across the Twin Cities gathered Tuesday night to hear from the world’s youngest Nobel Peace Prize Winner. Malala Yousafzai, a 19-year-old Pakistani activist who has been targeted by the Taliban, shared her views on the world with...
July 26, 2016 - 10:05pm
Lauderdale man charged with shooting at five Somali men
MINNEAPOLIS -- A Lauderdale, Minnesota, man is accused of making a profane comment about Islam and then shooting at five Somali men in Minneapolis in June. Anthony J. Sawina, 26, was charged Friday in Hennepin County District Court with five counts of assault with a dangerous weapon....
July 26, 2016 - 9:42pm
July 15, 2016
Vikings draw from across the region
MINNEAPOLIS -- The team is known as the Minnesota Vikings, not the Minneapolis Vikings. But, in reality, the team draws support beyond the state's...
July 15, 2016 - 9:25pm
July 13, 2016
Protesters shut down I-35W bridge in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS -- Gov. Mark Dayton does not mind protesters camping outside of his official residence 24 hours a day, but said two interstate shutdowns are dangerous. "It is against the law," the governor said Wednesday while touring storm damage in Watkins. "It creates a very, very...
July 13, 2016 - 4:25pm
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
June 2, 2016
U.S. will not charge Minneapolis police in shooting of Jamar Clark
MINNEAPOLIS — Federal prosecutors said Wednesday they would not bring charges against two Minneapolis police officers involved in the shooting death of a 24-year-old black man, due to insufficient evidence. After a months-long investigation, officials said they could not establish...
June 2, 2016 - 9:39pm
May 16, 2016
Minneapolis man sentenced for child sex trafficking
FARGO — A Minneapolis man was sentenced in U.S. District Court Monday in Fargo to 14 years in prison for one count of sex trafficking of children. After the sentence is served, Anthony L. Sims, 21, also known as Mar Mar, will be on 10 years of supervised release. The case came to...
May 16, 2016 - 9:30pm
May 15, 2016
State education commissioner a finalist for Minneapolis superintendency
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius has been named one of two finalists for the superintendency of Minneapolis Public Schools. A selection committee, which made the announcement Friday, said Ed Graff, the superintendent of schools in Anchorage, Alaska,...
May 15, 2016 - 9:15pm
May 11, 2016
Minnesota men worked hard to help ISIS, U.S. prosecutors say
MINNEAPOLIS — Three Somali-American men accused of trying to assist Islamic State put a lot of effort and planning into their attempts to travel overseas to fight with the militant group in Syria, and they also talked openly of killing people, prosecutors said Wednesday. Minnesota...
May 11, 2016 - 4:00pm
May 5, 2016
Prince had painkiller Percocet in his system, reports say
MINNEAPOLIS — Music superstar Prince's autopsy found the painkiller Percocet in his system, the Minneapolis Star Tribune and KSTP-TV reported...
May 5, 2016 - 3:09pm
May 4, 2016
Fayise Abrahim joins Voices for Racial Justice as organizing and training director
MINNEAPOLIS — Voices for Racial Justice has appointed Worthington native Fayise Abrahim as organizing and training director. Abrahim begins her work at Voices in May and will work with longtime training director Salvador Miranda to lead the next class of racial justice community...
May 4, 2016 - 8:43pm
April 28, 2016
Police obtain search warrant for Prince’s residence
MINNEAPOLIS — Authorities in Minnesota obtained a search warrant in connection with the death of pop star Prince and also won a court order to keep the findings secret, documents showed Thursday. Chief Deputy Jason Kamerud of the Carver County sheriff’s office cited intense media...
April 28, 2016 - 7:39pm
April 24, 2016
Hours of new music? Prince had hinted at huge stores of unreleased songs
CHANHASSEN — As the world comes to terms with the reality that Prince is no longer with us, many of his fans are asking the same question:...
April 24, 2016 - 7:32pm