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Winterfest Medallion Clue #2
Blandin Leadership group presents to council
Need for Speed
Dayton suggests gas tax increase
County eyes capital projects
Prep boys basketball: Boever shines in Worthington win over Ellsworth
Prep girls basketball: Worthington knocks off Murray County Central
Prep boys basketball: Lakeview tops Edgerton; Hills-Beaver Creek drops border battle
Prep girls basketball: Fulda, Luverne win at home
Worthington Stingrays: 30 Stingrays advance to state
Column: Time for Legislature to step up for Greater Minnesota
Letter: GOP needs bolder strategy on abortion
Letter: Water concerns are valid at Prairie View course
Column: New bill would boost health care for seniors
Letter: Tax relief could soon be on its way
Judy & Bruce Schmidt
Raymond E. Barrett
Revving for retirement: Ricker leaves full-time ministry after almost 20 years at First Lutheran
Looking Back: 1940 - Steamed turned into blades of new turbine at Worthington power plant
Column: On a mild, windy January day, some storm stories
Out & About: Jan. 16-31
'Birdman,' 'Budapest Hotel' lead Oscar nominations
Out and About
Ruesch 80th birthday
Altman 80th birthday
Hitzemann 85th birthday
Spessard 90th birthday
Hallstrom 99th birthday
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School Board Work Session for January
Special School Board Meeting January
October 16, 2014
WMS, WHS choirs present Beatles concert Monday
WORTHINGTON — If you can imagine 406 sixth- through 12th-grade vocalists collectively crooning these hopeful words of John Lennon — “I hope some day you’ll join us, and the world will be as one” — you’ll have a good picture of the culminating point in...
October 16, 2014 - 5:08pm
October 15, 2014
Concert series kicks off with jazz singer
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Concert Association’s new series gets under way with a concert by Jaimee Paul at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center. Paul was a studio session singer who toured with country superstar Wynonna before finding her own niche...
October 15, 2014 - 8:32pm
October 2, 2014
Heron Lake couple honored for album
HERON LAKE — Allen and Nancy Jensen have been singing in harmony for more than 50 years, but it wasn’t until about seven years ago that the Heron Lake couple began performing on stage — he with his guitar and she with a flute — at venues across the Midwest. In between gigs...
October 2, 2014 - 7:14pm
September 1, 2014
Bishop works to harness the power of music
WORTHINGTON — Whistling while you work isn’t acceptable in many offices, but for Molly Bishop, it’s all part of the job. So is singing, playing the guitar and making music with a variety of other instruments. After all, Bishop is a board-certified music therapist whose specialties...
September 1, 2014 - 7:52pm
August 14, 2014
Infused with music
WORTHINGTON — Five Worthington High School (WHS) students represented their school and community last week as participants in All-State music camps, sponsored by the Minnesota Music Educators Association (MMEA). Chosen from among hundreds of candidates statewide after recording...
August 14, 2014 - 8:34pm
August 11, 2014
Column: Myths about the social safety net
”Some of my friends are destitute. Some of them are beggars / But, for me, there’s a subsidy if I spend my whole life preggers.” WASHINGTON — That was one of the more memorable rhymes in an off-Broadway show I saw a few months ago, titled “Greed: A Musical for Our Times.”...
opinion / columns
August 11, 2014 - 8:07pm
July 28, 2014
Sails must go on
WORTHINGTON — A watery weather event dumped a definite downer on some weekend activities of the Worthington Windsurfing Regatta and Unvarnished Music Festival, but positive attitudes and plenty of “Plan B’s” kept many scheduled events on course despite the rain. And with...
July 28, 2014 - 4:50pm
July 10, 2014
Songs of Hope sings in Worthington Sunday
WORTHINGTON — It isn’t every day that a touring group with performers from 15 different countries lands in Worthington. But that day will arrive this Sunday, when Songs of Hope, an international group of 65 singers from all across the globe, will deliver a free, open-to-the-public...
July 10, 2014 - 8:31pm
July 1, 2014
Shake, rock and roll with 'The Ultimate Elvis' next week
WORTHINGTON — He might be nothin’ but a hound dog rock ‘n roller, but fans of superior Elvis Presley impersonator Justin Shandor love him all the way down to the tips of his blue suede shoes. “When Justin was on the David Letterman Show last year (Feb. 6, 2013), David...
July 1, 2014 - 9:05am
June 10, 2014
REGATTA: Hubbard flies in from Texas for Regatta show
WORTHINGTON — Accomplished singer, songwriter and all-around musical talent Ray Wylie Hubbard will bring his acclaimed Americana style to the Unvarnished Music Festival stage Wednesday night. Although his work may not be as well known in Worthington, Hubbard has amassed an enormous...
June 10, 2014 - 11:04am
REGATTA: Take a RIDE with Randy & friends
WORTHINGTON — There are few passions bigger then boardsports and music in Randy Johnson’s life. Those passions will combine when Johnson and his band, Ride, perform Saturday night at the Worthington Windsurfing Regatta and Unvarnished Music Festival. Ride has performed at...
June 10, 2014 - 10:17am
REGATTA: Tinder Box to present unique mixture of folk, bluegrass and blues
WORTHINGTON — Each year, a variety of musical styles can be heard from the Sailboard Beach stage during the Windsurfing Regatta and Unvarnished Music Festival. The Tinder Box, a Sioux Falls, S.D.-based trio, will offer their own mixture of musical genres when they perform...
June 10, 2014 - 10:12am
REGATTA: Land Shark brings classic rock to the beach
WORTHINGTON — Watch out, Worthington! It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a…Land Shark? “When I joined up, they already had that name,” said Land Shark drummer Jay Hubner. “It came from a skit on early ‘Saturday Night Live’; that’s where they grabbed the name...
June 10, 2014 - 10:08am
REGATTA: Myer no stranger to stage
WORTHINGTON — Larry Myer has played in a variety of places for more people than can be counted. “I’m just a solo guy,” Myer said. “It’s just about as true and real as it gets.” Myer grew up playing music. In fact, some of his earliest memories involve music. “I’ve...
June 10, 2014 - 10:06am
REGATTA: Ipso Facto to headline at festival for fourth time
WORTHINGTON — When Ipso Facto returns to the Sailboard Stage for a fourth time as the Friday night headliner, its musicians know they will see lots of familiar faces in the audience. The band is fronted by former Worthingtonian Wain McFarlane and includes the musical talents...
June 10, 2014 - 10:04am