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1 dead, 1 hospitalized after shooting on St. Paul's East Side
Sanford Worthington recognized for flu protection efforts
A Q&A with new Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Anne McKeig
WHS Marching Trojans claim Tri-State Band Festival Parade Sweepstakes, People’s Choice
SMAC grants enable regional arts efforts
Girls soccer: Trojans fall to Willmar in the rain
College football: Slow start comes back to bite Bluejays
Prep volleyball: Worthington goes 2-5 at St. James Tournament
Prep football: E-E's precision on display in Fulda
Cross country: Fairmont wins Class 2A title at Milaca
Column: Republicans' kangaroo court
Column: A Republican worth voting for
Column: District 518 offers PASS classes to connect with, inform families
Column: Cut out this column if you like cutting the grass
Column: Vote for Trump helps undo climate change progress
Douglas R. Geertsema
Norma J. Janssen
Patricia Marie Adelmann (Janssen)
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
Column: Robert Kennedy’s visit to city brought unprecedented excitement
School of Prayer event is Oct. 7-8
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Bakker 50th anniversary
De Berg 80th birthday
Gerber 95th birthday
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Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes for August
Data: Sept. 23, 2016
August 22, 2016
That's entertainment -- 2016-17 season at Memorial Auditorium has diverse options
WORTHINGTON -- From the pop-rock hits of The Eagles to the plaintive tunes of John Denver to the harmonic croonings of the Andrews Sisters, Memorial...
August 22, 2016 - 9:10am
August 9, 2016
Three WHS students in 2016-17 MN All State Choirs
WORTHINGTON -- It isn’t every year that Worthington High School (WHS) sends multiple students to Minnesota All State music camps. But last week, three WHS students -- rising seniors Matt DeSmith and Than Than Kyaw, and rising junior Stephanie Lowry -- participated in the Minnesota...
August 9, 2016 - 9:32pm
July 19, 2016
Barn to Dance: Mayville summer tradition going strong after 27 years
MAYVILLE, N.D. -- Jim Marschke and Gen Westland began to count in time as the band struck up another folk tune. One two three, one two three. A waltz, their favorite. Marschke extended his hand to Westland and together they abandoned their armchairs for another spin on the dance floor....
July 19, 2016 - 9:11pm
June 23, 2016
Front Porch Music Series returns to Slayton
SLAYTON -- The Murray County Historical Society’s Front Porch Music Series will kick off its 2016 summer season at 7 p.m. July 14 with Jerry...
June 23, 2016 - 9:04pm
June 12, 2016
Cool times on scorching days: Child’s play, classic music and festival atmosphere reign at Regatta
WORTHINGTON — It wasn’t just child’s play, but the weekend Worthington Windsurfing Regatta and Music Festival offered a wonderland of activities,...
June 12, 2016 - 8:21pm
June 10, 2016
A lotta Regatta: Windsurfing event and music festival kicks off at Sailboard Beach
WORTHINGTON — The sun was poking through the clouds and the air was plenty warm, but there was one thing missing from Friday’s opening ceremony...
June 10, 2016 - 11:26pm
May 19, 2016
Nyckelharpa for your thoughts: WASO’s Tuesday concert to feature Swedish instrument
WORTHINGTON — Wrapping up its sixth season, the 52-member Worthington Area Symphony Orchestra (WASO) will present a spring concert at 7:30...
May 19, 2016 - 8:59pm
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 3, 2016
They’re gonna put on a show: WMS choristers to perform Thursday, Friday
WORTHINGTON — With more than 270 sixth- through eighth-graders in her three Worthington Middle School (WMS) choirs, general music instructor...
May 3, 2016 - 9:31pm
May 2, 2016
Farmer plows Prince tribute into field
EDGELEY, N.D. — Gene Hanson is an artist with a plow and his fields are his canvas. In the wake of Prince’s death, he thought: Let’s go...
May 2, 2016 - 4:36pm
May 1, 2016
Local experts say Prince almost surely planned for his estate — but we may never know how
FARGO — Speculation over who will receive the sizeable fortune of music icon Prince took an interesting turn last week when his only full sibling claimed he left no will. Is it possible that Prince, who championed fiercely for artists’ rights and exerted great control over his...
May 1, 2016 - 8:12pm
April 27, 2016
WHS band awards seniors, places high at jazz festival
WORTHINGTON — In an April 11 appearance at the Region 2AA Jazz Festival in Chanhassen, the Worthington High School (WHS) Trojan Jazz Band earned...
April 27, 2016 - 8:48pm
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
April 22, 2016
U.S. singer Prince found dead at Minnesota home
CHANHASSEN - Music icon Prince died Thursday at his Paisley Park estate at age 57, his publicist confirmed. News and gossip website TMZ first...
April 22, 2016 - 1:35pm
April 20, 2016
Singing in the spring: Chamber singers perform Sunday
WORTHINGTON — After about a three-year hiatus, the Worthington Chamber Singers will be back in action at 2 p.m. Sunday when they offer a spring...
April 20, 2016 - 8:37pm