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Early Risers Kiwanis donates hospital dolls
New work at an old building: Ocheyedan Town Hall renovations are underway
Area woman helps pen memoir on family farm
Ready to get its kicks: Construction of new soccer fields finished
First-ever WHS Snowcoming celebrates students in winter activities
Wolter: Riding the insane NFL roller-coaster
Luverne hockey tops Orono, S-O wrestlers take Okoboji Invite
Boys hockey: LSHSPTCUC score one for each letter in win over Trojans
Minnesota West basketball: Men pick up first win, women keep rolling
WHS basketball: Girls, boys sweep Windom Area on road
Letter: There's a third group of Americans, too
Letter: Thanks to organizers of community Thanksgiving
Column: Trump's demagogic illogic
Column: Stepping out in faith
Column: After a mere 25 years, the triumph of the West is over
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
PieLogNog: A holiday mashup of chocolate, salted caramel, eggnog and pecan pie
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
Disheveled Thelogian: A feast, a robbery and a reason to give thanks
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Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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April 26, 2016
MN West to host Arbor Day celebration
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota West Community and Technical College will host an Arbor Day celebration at 10 a.m. Friday on the Worthington campus. An Arbor Day proclamation will be read on the north lawn of campus in front of the Classroom and Administration Building. The proclamation...
April 26, 2016 - 10:01pm
April 7, 2016
‘Grow your own’ skilled worker: MN West establishes fruitful partnerships with JBS, others
WORTHINGTON — As Baby Boomers look toward retirement, employers are looking for new skilled workers to take their places and to expand the workforce. In an effort to fill needs for skilled laborers, Minnesota West Community and Technical College has partnered with a number of other...
April 7, 2016 - 10:38pm
April 5, 2016
Minnesota West: President Gaalswyk talks college expansion, emphasizes long-term local opportunities
WORTHINGTON — It was one year ago that Terry Gaalswyk, president of Minnesota West Community and Technical College, began interviewing and...
April 5, 2016 - 4:52pm
February 18, 2016
Minnesota West PAS students earn trips to national contest
WORTHINGTON — Members of Minnesota West Community & Technical College’s Postsecondary Agricultural Student (PAS) Organization are making...
February 18, 2016 - 8:07pm
February 17, 2016
Mixed Blood Theater presents last performance of ‘Daughters of Africa’
WORTHINGTON — The Mixed Blood Theater’s play, “Daughters of Africa,” will show in Worthington next week for the last time. “Daughters of Africa” has dramatized on stages across the Midwest since 1992. The performance, written by Syl Jones, focuses on the achievements of...
February 17, 2016 - 8:47pm
October 15, 2015
Minnesota West terminates funding for Cable 3
WORTHINGTON — For more than 30 years, Cable 3 has been morphing to fit the needs of its Worthington consumers. The cable company is now set to make another big change — Minnesota West Community and Technical College has decided to terminate its funding as well as withdraw from...
October 15, 2015 - 10:13pm
October 1, 2015
Regional students explore career options
WORTHINGTON — Approximately 700 students from all over southwest Minnesota visited Minnesota West Community and Technical College Wednesday...
October 1, 2015 - 3:47pm
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
MN Native American history exhibit comes to Worthington
WORTHINGTON — After waiting for more than a year and a half, the traveling “Why Treaties Matter” exhibit will make its way to Worthington next week for a 10-day showing at the Minnesota West Community and Technical College’s Library and Academic Resources (LARC) building. While...
September 16, 2015 - 8:21pm
August 23, 2015
Five are first to graduate from JBS/Minnesota West program
WORTHINGTON — Over the past couple of years, JBS worked with Minnesota West Community and Technical College to create an industrial technology...
August 23, 2015 - 8:58pm
July 9, 2015
East meets West: MN West instructor to direct musical ‘Nine’
When Eric Parrish, theater and music instructor at Minnesota West Community and Technical College, chose the cast for an upcoming production...
July 9, 2015 - 8:27pm
Kneading a move: MN West massage therapy program relocates to Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota West Community and Technical College is making a move with its massage therapy program. The nine-month-long program,...
June 9, 2015 - 8:51pm
June 1, 2015
Gaalswyk visits Worthington campus
WORTHINGTON — Incoming Minnesota West Community and Technical College President Terry Gaalswyk made his first visit to the college’s Worthington campus since being named to his new post. Gaalswyk was introduced by Duane Benson, a trustee board member of the Minnesota State...
June 1, 2015 - 5:36pm
May 27, 2015
Expanding social media marketing
WORTHINGTON — Market Smarter, an online presence, sales and growth seminar, will begin at 8 a.m. June 24 on the Worthington campus of Minnesota West Community and Technical College. The interactive convention is aimed at small organizations that want to expand social media marketing. For...
May 27, 2015 - 8:22pm
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