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Annual Pioneer Village Halloween event is Saturday
Worthington births increasing every year
Pheasant hunter finds missing Minnesota 9-year-old
Twin Cities-based Feed My Starving Children helping hurricane victims
Prep football: H-LP finishes off perfect regular season
Prep volleyball: Setters are crucial to winning
Blast From the Past: Lefty Krohn was a pitching legend
Prep soccer: WHS has five on All-Big South boys team
Section 2A soccer: So close; Trojans edged by Mankato West
Letter: Let's not throw stones at each other over referendum
Column: MNsure not the problem
Column: MNsure not the problem
Column: My vote, explained
Column: Using assistive technology to overcome barriers
Elaine K. Nelson
Milton W. Matasovsky
Laurine Mary Somers
Margaret R. Drahota
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
Potted mums difficult to establish if planted in fall
Column: Worthington is no stranger to election hullabaloo
New adaptation of ‘Sense and Sensibility’ arrives at Guthrie
Princess pride: Madilynn Mandelkow, 7, and family make community service a priority with The Den
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Van Der Linden-Lindell wedding
Hogan 90th birthday
Henning 60th anniversary
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City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes September 2016
Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Abatement Request
October 8, 2015
Shot Harrisburg,, S.D., principal speaks about his recovery
HARRISBURG, S.D. — “It was just a bullet.” That’s how Kevin Lein describes his recovery after getting shot last week. Lein, 57, was...
October 8, 2015 - 9:32pm
October 1, 2015
Student faces charges: S.D. teen charged with attempted murder in shooting of high school principal
CANTON, S.D. — Showing no emotion and answering respectfully to the judge, a 16-year-old appeared in Lincoln County court Thursday afternoon on charges he shot and wounded a principal in what is believed to be the first-ever school shooting in South Dakota. Mason T. Buhl of Sioux...
October 1, 2015 - 9:37pm
September 30, 2015
‘Heroes don’t always wear capes’: Principal wounded by student in S.D. high school shooting; staff subdue shooter until officers arrive
HARRISBURG, S.D. — Harrisburg School District Superintendent Jim Holbeck wasn’t expecting a phone call from Kevin Lein on Wednesday morning. After all, the high school principal had just been shot in the arm by a student. “The first thing he asked me is how I was doing,”...
September 30, 2015 - 9:05pm
Harrisburg High on lockdown after shooting
HARRISBURG, S.D. -- A school principal was shot by a student Wednesday in a suburban high school but is in stable condition. According to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, a teenage male identified as a student at Harrisburg High School used a handgun to shoot...
September 30, 2015 - 1:36pm
August 24, 2015
Musical chairs: Principal staff in District 518 looks familiar but different
WORTHINGTON — The new school year has brought on many changes in District 518’s faculty. A total of 34 new teachers were hired, but even...
August 24, 2015 - 2:27pm
June 16, 2015
Applicants for WHS principal to be interviewed
WORTHINGTON — High school principal interviews were discussed at Tuesday’s District 518 school board meeting. Current high school principal Paul Karelis turned in his resignation earlier this month, and his last day will be June 30. Superintendent John Landgaard told the board...
June 16, 2015 - 9:22pm
June 3, 2015
WORTHINGTON — Worthington High School Principal Paul Karelis has announced his resignation from District 518. Karelis said Tuesday that he has taken a job in Aitkin as the head principal. Although Karelis is sad to leave Worthington, he said he’s looking forward to what...
June 3, 2015 - 3:04pm
October 23, 2014
Letter: Worthington Christian School’s new principal impressed so far
Mark Woitalewicz, Worthington Christian School WORTHINGTON — Greetings from the Worthington Christian School. Kids here get a daily supply of reading, math, science and fun on the playground. What really fills them up though is a supply of what God has to offer. WCS teaches...
October 23, 2014 - 9:25pm
In it for the long haul: George Berndt retires after 51 years in education
ELLSWORTH — Amid a scattering of senior graduation announcements and photos of classic cars, a sign tacked to the door of George Berndt’s...
May 23, 2014 - 2:24pm
April 20, 2014
By succeeding with dyslexia, principal shows kids they can, too
WILLMAR — Todd Goggleye is proud of the story of a little girl who encouraged a classmate by saying, “Remember, you can be anything you want,...
April 20, 2014 - 8:57pm
March 5, 2014
Principal’s cash bond set at $500,000
DICKINSON, N.D. — A high school principal sat in a room of alleged felons wearing orange jumpsuits. He was one of them. Trinity High School Principal Thomas Sander appeared Wednesday in Stark County Court via video from the Southwest Multi-County Correction Center, where he’ll...
March 5, 2014 - 9:29pm
August 31, 2011
Des Moines principal attacked at high school
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- A principal at a Des Moines high school said he was not injured when he was attacked by a non-student who was trying to enter the school. Hoover High School principal Doug Wheeler told The Des Moines Register he was attacked on Wednesday. The incident happened...
August 31, 2011 - 3:12pm
August 6, 2010
Rezny ready for WHS students
WORTHINGTON -- After several years teaching in urban and suburban school districts, David Rezny is ready for the kind of close-knit atmosphere...
August 6, 2010 - 8:29pm
August 5, 2010
Grovom eager to lead as assistant principal at Prairie Elementary
WORTHINGTON -- Jason Grovom can't say the past few months have been boring. While Grovom prepares for his new role as assistant principal of...
August 5, 2010 - 8:52pm
July 29, 2010
Larson takes over as St. Mary's School principal
WORTHINGTON -- Brittany Larson may be taking on a new role at St. Mary's School, but she's already familiar with the students. Larson, a native...
July 29, 2010 - 8:20pm