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R.D. Offutt Co. grants spread Christmas cheer to Minn., ND volunteer fire departments
SAM COOK: Help Bob give a kid the gift of wheels
'One special dog': Dog finds permanent home with deployed 148th airman
Data: Dec. 15, 2017
Accused getaway driver in killing of Duluth college student wants charges dropped
Thursday sports roundup: W-WG boy cagers dump Wabasso
Boys basketball: Pipestone Area tops Worthington 57-39
Towns dominates as Timberwolves rout Kings
University regents approve Fleck contract extension
Academic All-State football players named
No need to plan kindness this season
Wine options for your holiday meal
Column: A correction, and more reasons to not trust Ag2School
Letter: Help of 'angels' is appreciated
Letter: Just say no to Industrial Wind
Shauna M. Kraft
Evelyn Mary Lucker
Dennis C. Freking
Minn. resident tracked Santa's 1964 flight from North Pole -- for real
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
Cake mix makes Christmas baking a breeze
Live Nativity is Sunday in Luverne
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Knigge 50th anniversary
Birth: Hunter Rose Barrie
Jenkins 40th anniversary
Breuker 95th birthday
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
August 31, 2017
Teachers dipping into own pocketbooks for back-to-school supplies
RED WING, Minn. — By the time the flurry of back-to-school bedlam begins to subside, the proverbial dust begins to settle, and the sun...
August 31, 2017 - 10:06am
August 15, 2017
Conquer the classroom: Tips for back-to-school success
In a matter of days and weeks, students will once again be roaming the hallways of area schools, marking the end of summer and the start of...
August 15, 2017 - 9:04am
August 3, 2017
Making back-to-school shopping chaos easier on parents
CHICAGO — Dread might be too strong a word. But Kate Hunt's feelings about back-to-school shopping aren't far from those of kids who soon...
August 3, 2017 - 4:00am
June 13, 2017
Minnesota school board votes 3-2 to keep book in the classroom
NEW LONDON, Minn. — Requests from citizens to have a book removed from the New London-Spicer School District curriculum have been denied....
June 13, 2017 - 9:53pm
May 17, 2017
Trump's first full education budget: Deep cuts to public school programs in pursuit of school choice
Funding for college work-study programs would be cut in half, public-service loan forgiveness would end and hundreds of millions of dollars that...
May 17, 2017 - 3:14pm
January 9, 2017
How many kids need a head start?
ST. PAUL — Minnesota may be on the verge of closing one of its biggest opportunity gaps, if lawmakers can find a compromise for expanding state-funded preschool. Minnesota trails much of the nation when it comes to the number of 4-year-olds in state preschool programs. Data from...
January 9, 2017 - 4:08pm
May 26, 2016
Shaping the future: Esther Ernst — Sibley-Ocheyedan’s ‘Grandma E’ — receives Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award
SIBLEY, Iowa — Some teachers call her a superstar, others call her a celebrity. Esther Ernst, widely known as “Grandma E,” humbly responds,...
May 26, 2016 - 9:12pm
May 16, 2016
Soccer fields kicked around: City, school district talk preliminary plans
WORTHINGTON — Officials representing the city of Worthington, District 518 school board and the Nobles County Board of Commissioners met Monday morning to discuss the idea of constructing six soccer fields on the 157-acre property purchased in April by the school district. District...
May 16, 2016 - 9:06pm
May 12, 2016
WHS honors academic achievers
WORTHINGTON — Worthington High School’s 27th annual Academic Awards Ceremony took place Wednesday afternoon in the school’s gymnasium,...
May 12, 2016 - 9:09pm
May 4, 2016
New free digital library for residents
WORTHINGTON — Worthington Independent School District 518 Community Education has launched a digital library for residents. The Worthington myON library contains thousands of books generally for children from age 3 to eighth grade. Residents can access the library, which was started...
May 4, 2016 - 8:34pm
April 19, 2016
School board approves annexation petition
WORTHINGTON — The District 518 school board Tuesday approved a petition to annex a 157-acre property purchased by the district last month.
April 19, 2016 - 9:36pm
April 18, 2016
‘Heart and soul’: WHS teacher Van Note recognized for excellence
WORTHINGTON — Worthington High School teacher Krista Van Note was given the 2016 Education Minnesota Worthington Teacher of the Year award...
April 18, 2016 - 10:40pm
D-G-F waits to revive school construction issue: Two decisions from state legislature needed
DILWORTH — Planning for another school construction vote in the Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton School District is on hold until the Legislature decides on “two critical components” in coming weeks, Superintendent Bryan Thygeson said. Bills that would allow D-G-F and the Moorhead School...
April 18, 2016 - 6:34am
April 14, 2016
Making the grade: Nobles County schools meet with state officials to improve safety
WORTHINGTON — School safety remains a top priority and concern across the nation in light of both natural disasters and school shootings. In...
April 14, 2016 - 8:06pm
April 5, 2016
3000+, a space odyssey: District 518 strives to make room for exploding enrollment
WORTHINGTON — They don’t build schools like they used to. And with a burgeoning, diverse student population, it’s no surprise that District...
April 5, 2016 - 4:56pm