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Two men, 77 and 82, go through ice while fishing on western Minnesota lake
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Column: Your not-average people have great things going for them
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October 30, 2015
Column: District 518 schools to observe Veterans Day
By CORY VAN BRIESEN, District 518 WORTHINGTON — Veterans Day is an official United States federal holiday that is observed annually on Nov. 11, honoring people who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces (also known as veterans). Prairie Elementary will be honoring our men and...
October 30, 2015 - 9:38pm
October 23, 2015
Prairie Elementary students participate in Relay Recess
WORTHINGTON — More than 1,200 decorated luminaria bags created an oval path inside the gymnasium at Prairie Elementary Friday morning as students...
October 23, 2015 - 9:48pm
Column: Plenty of ways to make music at Prairie Elementary
By JEANNE MAMMEN, DEBRA MOE and LINDA VANWESTEN, District 518 WORTHINGTON — A world without music! That was the idea posed to the fourth-graders several weeks ago. After much discussion about what radio, television, video games and movies would be without music, the consensus...
October 23, 2015 - 9:32pm
October 14, 2015
Run. Hide. Fight.
WORTHINGTON — Teachers at Prairie Elementary were the ones receiving an education Wednesday afternoon. Worthington Police Sgt. Brett Wiltrout...
October 14, 2015 - 9:15pm
October 5, 2015
Shiver me timbers, a play! CLIMB Theatre teaches Prairie Elementary students about self-control
WORTHINGTON — Schoolchildren filed into Prairie Elementary’s gym to watch “Obie Tucker Takes Control” Monday afternoon. Students laughed...
October 5, 2015 - 9:01pm
October 2, 2015
Column: Taking time to prevent bullying
By Laurie Knudson, District 518 WORTHINGTON — October is National Anti-Bullying Awareness month. At Prairie Elementary, we have several exciting plans in place to promote bully prevention and awareness throughout this month and throughout the school year. Let me first define...
October 2, 2015 - 9:08pm
September 23, 2015
Calling all dancers: Worthington boy, 8, aims to recruit other boys for dance class
WORTHINGTON — Eight-year-old Bennett Oberloh’s favorite sport is baseball. He also has taken part in a youth wrestling program and takes...
September 23, 2015 - 8:38pm
September 21, 2015
State of the art: Prairie Elementary offers new art education program
WORTHINGTON — Mrs. W’s new art class has its students cheering. “I got cheers the first day we painted,” Jayme Wiertzema said. Wiertzema...
September 21, 2015 - 9:04pm
August 28, 2015
Column: School year in Worthington's District 518 off to busy start
By John Landgaard, District 518 WORTHINGTON — The start of school is here, and you can see the excitement of the students and staff as we begin with a variety of functions. The teachers and other staff have been involved in workshops and learning opportunities the past couple...
August 28, 2015 - 9:33pm
June 24, 2015
Noble to serve as WHS principal; Meyer to lead Prairie Elementary
WORTHINGTON — Josh Noble, who has served as Prairie Elementary’s principal for the past five years, will now be serving District 518 in a new capacity. Noble will work as Worthington High School’s principal for the 2015-2016 school year, according to a news release issued Wednesday...
June 24, 2015 - 9:06pm
March 27, 2015
'Pennies for Patients' ... and pies
March 27, 2015 - 9:58pm
Easter Egg Hunt is April 4 in Worthington
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Optimist Club and Hy-Vee will host its annual Easter Egg Hunt at 10 a.m. April 4 at Prairie Elementary, Worthington. Doors will open at 9:15 a.m., and Walgreens will be taking pictures of children with the Easter Bunny. The hunt is open to youths...
March 27, 2015 - 9:52pm
February 20, 2015
Pilot robotic program takes off at Prairie Elementary
WORTHINGTON — This month, Prairie Elementary computer education teacher Dan Harrington launched a pilot program with six third-grade students...
February 20, 2015 - 10:01pm
February 12, 2015
State helps fund Safe Routes to School
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced Tuesday the recipients of $250,000 in Safe Routes to School grants, which support walking and biking programs at K-12 schools in Minnesota, and District 518 schools will reap some of the benefits. The grants...
February 12, 2015 - 8:42pm
January 28, 2015
Blue in the School
WORTHINGTON — Students at Prairie Elementary, Worthington Middle School and Worthington High School will start to see a lot more blue as officers...
January 28, 2015 - 8:16pm