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Police arrest student after shooting threat at Minn. school
Data: Feb. 22, 2018
Minn. State system Board adopts 'affirmative' sexual consent policy
3M settlement money earmarked for water improvements
Families share shocking stories of elder abuse at Minn. care centers
Mason sparks Gophers as they end nine-game losing streak
College men's basketball: Banged-up Bluejays fall to St. Cloud Tech
College women's basketball: Ihnen gains another milestone, Lady Jays win in a breeze
Maci Farmer wins state hoop shoot
The Drill: Alex Brown is in a good place at Minnesota West
How wine tastings transport you
Column: Main goal of hospice -- monitor symptoms, maintain comfort
Column: Biodiesel gives the region a boost
Column: Keeping southwest Minnesota a vibrant place to live
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Esther Zavala de Adame
Gerald "Jerry" Roetzel
Hazel May Jackson
John B. Taylor
Hearty onion and mushroom tart perfect for meatless meals
Cold weather car safety
'Be our guest' to another Disney classic
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Disheveled Theologian: Of mince and (paper) men
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Sietsema 90th birthday
Boock 50th anniversary
Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
October 26, 2017
Duluth schools nearly out of reserve money, blames special ed troubles
DULUTH, Minn.—The Duluth school district is almost out of reserve cash. While the amount is not final, district CFO Doug Hasler said remaining funds are about $111,000, down from $2.4 million the prior year. An increase in special education costs for district resident students...
October 26, 2017 - 9:36pm
August 1, 2016
Filing open for city, school seats
WORTHINGTON -- Do you have a desire to help lead your city into the future or guide your community’s school board through change? Now is your chance to make a difference. Today marks the first day of Minnesota’s late filing period, meant for cities and school districts that don’t...
August 1, 2016 - 9:27pm
May 31, 2016
‘Embarrassing’: District, city discuss Buss Fields renovations, building three more soccer fields
WORTHINGTON — Members of the Worthington City Council and District 518 school board met in a special work session Tuesday to discuss a proposal to develop three soccer fields on the district’s newly acquired property instead of repairing Buss Fields. Earlier this month, the council...
May 31, 2016 - 8:54pm
May 18, 2016
School board saves money, selects architect
WORTHINGTON — The District 518 school board discussed several items during its meeting Tuesday, including refinancing bonds that will save the district about $1.5 million, and also approved Wold Architects to design the proposed new high school. The board OK’d a resolution to...
May 18, 2016 - 1:14pm
May 10, 2016
New London-Spicer School Board tables transgender policy
NEW LONDON — On a 5-2 vote Monday, as a crowd of more than 200 people watched, the New London-Spicer School Board tabled a proposed transgender...
May 10, 2016 - 3:46pm
November 17, 2015
School board to consider Vision 2030
WORTHINGTON -- Plans for Vision 2030, a Nobles County economic and regional development strategy, were presented to the District 518 school board during its Tuesday meeting. Dan Greve detailed plans for Vision 2030 to the board with the hope of receiving $7,500 from...
November 17, 2015 - 9:02pm
October 1, 2015
Level the school and put up a vacant lot
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa — Citizens of Ocheyedan made their intentions known on the fate of the former Ocheyedan Elementary building at a public informational...
October 1, 2015 - 9:30pm
September 11, 2015
It's official: Sibley-Ocheyedan school board results canvassed
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Board of Supervisors met Friday morning to canvass the results of the Sibley-Ocheyedan school board election that took place Tuesday. The board also approved a detour route for the Iowa Department of Transportation. Of the 3,150 registered voters...
September 11, 2015 - 9:34pm
May 19, 2015
Teacher contracts approved
WORTHINGTON — An action was called to approve teacher contracts at Tuesday’s District 518 school board meeting. The board worked with the Education Minnesota Worthington union and was recommended to approve a salary and benefit increase of 4.14 percent for the 2015-16 year...
May 19, 2015 - 9:20pm
April 29, 2015
School board approves $5.5 million addition to WHS
WORTHINGTON — The District 518 School Board had a special meeting at 7 a.m. Wednesday to review bids for an addition to Worthington High School. The lone bidder, JB Driver Commercial Builders out of Rose Creek, was approved to construct a $5.5 million school addition. The project...
April 29, 2015 - 8:09pm
March 17, 2015
Sibley-Ocheyedan School Board manages donation funding
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Sibley-Ocheyedan School Board discussed financial contributions offered to the district during its Monday meeting. The first contribution pertained to the new agricultural education teacher position being funded through private contributions. The second came...
March 17, 2015 - 9:57pm
School board approves EL program changes
WORTHINGTON — It was business as usual for the District 518 school board at Tuesday’s regular meeting as the board met to discuss budget items, capital projects and state required plans. Among the primary items of business, the board — in compliance with state requirements...
February 17, 2015 - 8:42pm
January 30, 2015
Column: MSBA conference offers valuable insights to school board
LINDEN OLSON District 518 WORTHINGTON — The seven members of the Independent School Board 518 (Worthington) school board and SuperintendentJohn Landgaard were among more than 1,300 school board members and 250 superintendents who attended the annual Minnesota School Boards Association’s...
January 30, 2015 - 10:25pm
January 20, 2015
Budget, CNA program discussed at school board meeting
WORTHINGTON — The ISD 518 School Board met briefly Tuesday evening to discuss a number of agenda items ranging from budget amendments to a new weight room supervisor position. The board unanimously approved an amendment to the 2014-15 budget. The initial budget for this school...
January 20, 2015 - 10:04pm
January 12, 2015
School board poised to ask for new high school
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington District 518 school board met in a work session Monday afternoon to discuss the future of the district and how to meet the ever-growing student population with new facilities. After an extended discussion, the board’s general consensus was to...
January 12, 2015 - 9:34pm