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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
Out and About
Bakker 50th anniversary
De Berg 80th birthday
Gerber 95th birthday
Data: Sept. 26, 2016
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Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes for August
Data: Sept. 23, 2016
January 28, 2016
Column: WCS students show their talents through multiple activities
By Teresa Widboom, Worthington Christian School WORTHINGTON — Extra-curricular activities are a big part of a middle schoolers life, and at Worthington Christian School it is no different. Students are involved in four school sports including volleyball, soccer, basketball and track....
January 28, 2016 - 10:47pm
Saddling up with the Lord: Jackson sale barn hosts monthly Cowboy Church service
JACKSON — As a young girl, Judy Wiedemeier wanted to grow up to be a cowboy. Today, she still is much enamored of the cowboy way of life. By...
January 28, 2016 - 10:14pm
January 20, 2016
Column: Lunchtime lessons
Once upon a time, a girl was asked to deliver meals through her local hospital’s Mobile Meals program. It would be a one-week gig. She said she would do it, but please give her an easy route. One that wouldn’t take her too long. At a quarter to 11 the next morning, the girl showed...
January 20, 2016 - 12:00pm
January 19, 2016
Letter: Obama and his transformation
By Tom and Pat Wallace, Worthington Barack Obama had said he was going to transform America. As soon as be became president, be started his transformation — with Christianity and its values at the center. In May 2009, Obama dropped the practice of holding a public event at the White...
January 19, 2016 - 6:32pm
January 14, 2016
Column: Making a penny worth more
By Sara Hooge, Worthington Christian School WORTHINGTON — There is not much you can buy with a penny anymore. The penny was the first currency authorized by the United States. The original design was suggested by Benjamin Franklin. It was made entirely of copper, and was five times...
January 14, 2016 - 4:33pm
January 6, 2016
Religion briefs: Jan. 7
Westminster spaghetti supper set for Friday WORTHINGTON — The 15th annual spaghetti supper will be Friday at Westminster Presbyterian Church,...
January 6, 2016 - 11:32am
Column: May the Force be with you
Waves of nostalgia rushed over me as I sat gazing at an enormous screen while the iconic yellow words scrolled up and the unforgettable theme music filled my ears. “Star Wars — Episode 7.” “How cool is this?” I thought as I grabbed my husband’s hand. The answer to...
January 6, 2016 - 11:21am
December 19, 2015
From the other side: Scott and Jane Barber travel to India, serve leper colony
In November, Scott and Jane Barber took a plane to Hyderabad, India, where they planned to stay for nine days. Scott is a pastor at Worthington’s...
December 19, 2015 - 5:32pm
December 16, 2015
Column: Picture imperfect ... but that's OK
The Christmas music has been playing in my house, but I haven’t baked one single Christmas cookie. The tree is up and decorated, but the train that is supposed to run around it is still in its boxes in the basement. The stamps have been bought but the Christmas cards have yet to...
December 16, 2015 - 11:54am
December 2, 2015
Column: Remembering Advent
A few years back when December was fast approaching, I had the following conversation with my daughter, Lucy. “Guess what?” I asked her,...
December 2, 2015 - 10:47am
November 19, 2015
Column: If you can read this ...
Worthington Christian School WORTHINGTON — As the saying goes, “If you can read this, thank a teacher.” Don’t let the simplicity of the statement undermine the beauty of it. Most of us realize the ability to read is a doorway with infinite paths. Reading transports, instructs,...
November 19, 2015 - 5:52pm
November 18, 2015
Column: Giving thanks in the midst of our fears
’Twas the week before Thanksgiving, 2009, when a noise freaked me out that was not very fine. My daughter was napping while I read a story, when down in the living room came a sound quite gory. I sprang to my feet at the terrible clatter, and ran to the stairs to see what was the...
November 18, 2015 - 11:22am
November 6, 2015
Schreiber leads St. Matthew Lutheran into 125th year
WORTHINGTON — After five months in his new congregation at St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Worthington, Administrative Pastor Mark...
November 6, 2015 - 9:49pm
November 4, 2015
Request to rezone Stower Drive property denied: Issue will go before city council during its Monday meeting
WORTHINGTON — For the third time, a zoning issue at 500 Stower Drive was brought Tuesday evening before the Worthington Planning Commission. In a 4-0 vote — with one commission member abstaining — Lori Klooster was denied her request of spot-zoning her property back to an...
November 4, 2015 - 9:07pm
Column: Believing the best
I was bored and grumpy: a bad combination for a 4-year-old. We were taking a trip to Oregon, and my grandma, my sister and I were all in the back seat of our car. Mom and Dad were in the front. I’d gotten in trouble a few times already that afternoon, what with being squirrely...
November 4, 2015 - 11:48am