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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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May 19, 2013
WASO to deliver state premiere of musical
WORTHINGTON -- Thursday evening's spring concert of the Worthington Area Symphony Orchestra (WASO) will make history. The 50 musicians of WASO...
May 19, 2013 - 8:38pm
May 10, 2013
WORTHINGTON - Hundreds of student instrumentalists will toot their own horns--and serenade on their strings--during 2012-13 spring finale concerts...
May 10, 2013 - 4:42pm
August 7, 2012
Stringing along: District 518 orchestra program thrives
WORTHINGTON -- While it may not be news that school orchestras generate less excitement on a weekly basis than, say, high school football teams,...
August 7, 2012 - 10:28am
Class of 2012: Anna Tims strings together an activity filled senior year
This is the first story in a four-part series featuring Worthington High School students who will graduate in May. The series will run every...
April 7, 2012 - 12:00am
May 15, 2011
Band, orchestra students offer musical spring fling
WORTHINGTON -- Literally hundreds of District 518 student instrumentalists are set to entertain at spring finale concerts this week. First on...
May 15, 2011 - 9:11pm
March 2, 2011
WHS orchestra in University of Iowa music invitational
WORTHINGTON -- The 25 ninth- through 12th-grade members of the Worthington High School (WHS) orchestra traveled south of the border last weekend to participate in the 2011 University of Iowa Orchestra Invitational in Iowa City, Iowa. "This was a blue-ribbon opportunity to hear and...
March 2, 2011 - 8:52pm
December 7, 2010
Musical gifts: Orchestra, Chamber Singers offer holiday concerts
WORTHINGTON -- If December just isn't the same for you without plenty of live, high-quality holiday music, this is your week to revel. Two local...
December 7, 2010 - 8:43pm
November 3, 2010
WHS choirs, orchestra to share concert stage
WORTHINGTON -- The tempo picks up again this Thursday when music students at Worthington High School (WHS), who are in the midst of a busy fall...
November 3, 2010 - 2:19am
August 9, 2010
String players sought for orchestra
WORTHINGTON -- The Great Plains String Quartet and Christopher Stanichar from Augustana College, Sioux Falls, S.D., are looking for experienced string players, grade 9 to adult, to join the newly formed Worthington Area Orchestra. Rehearsals begin Sept.
August 9, 2010 - 9:35pm
July 30, 2010
Tune up the strings
WORTHINGTON -- An all-new Worthington Area Community Orchestra is in its fledgling state, and its organizers are scouting for string players...
July 30, 2010 - 9:52pm
July 16, 2010
SMAHC awards $11K to community orchestra effort
WORTHINGTON -- Efforts to form a Worthington Area Community Orchestra are getting a boost this year in the form of a grant from the Southwest Minnesota Arts & Humanities Council. The council's board of directors recently awarded nearly $124,000 to regional projects thorough the...
July 16, 2010 - 9:48pm
May 7, 2010
Worthington All-School Orchestra Concert is Tuesday
WORTHINGTON -- Dust off your dancin' shoes and tune up the fiddle. Next week's orchestra concert just might put you in the mood for a hoedown. The Worthington District 518 All-School Orchestra Concert is set for 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the WHS gymnasium. "It showcases what the Worthington...
May 7, 2010 - 10:49pm
April 16, 2010
Brief: Auditions set for youth orchestra
SIOUX CENTER, Iowa -- Auditions for the Northwest Iowa Symphony Youth Orchestra will be May 8 at the Dordt College Music Building. NISYO seeks string players from middle school through high school. For more information or to schedule an audition, contact Bradley Miedema, (712) ...
April 16, 2010 - 12:00am
February 26, 2009
Classy, classic numbers fill program for string students
WORTHINGTON -- A "Night of Classics" is in store for fans of the thriving District 518 orchestra program. Under the direction of Melanie Loy,...
February 26, 2009 - 10:57pm
December 20, 2008
Choirs, orchestras to present concert Monday
In the bleak midwinter, frosty wind made moan... Snow had fallen, snow on snow; snow on snow... -- from "In the Bleak Midwinter" by Christina Rossetti WORTHINGTON -- During December's darkest days, the path to the holidays will be lit with music provided by District 518 student...
December 20, 2008 - 12:00am