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St. Matthew’s celebrates 125 years
Road work scheduled at Pipestone National Monument
WHS Class of 1966 plans reunion
Solar cars make stop in Worthington as part of national event
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Amateur baseball: Lakefield wins playoff slugfest
Amateur baseball: Adrian forces Game 3 with win over Lakefield
Legion baseball: Post 5 exits from district tournament
Les Knutson: Town ball parks are full of history
Scott Rall: Prairie View -- The rest of the story
Column: Doubling down on principle at the Republican convention
Column: Self-worship over sound judgment
Letter: Thanks, Worthington, for support of Arc
Letter: Local coverage in newspaper has been lacking
Column: You know what they say ...
Barbara Ann Amundson
Frances Marie Ellefson
Audrey A. Faber
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Column: Father knows best
Looking Back: 2006 -- Reisdorfer honored with statewide nursing award
Barn to Dance: Mayville summer tradition going strong after 27 years
Out and About
Davis 85th birthday
Birth: July 22, 2016
Birth: July 20, 2016
Bullerman 85th birthday
Burns 90th birthday
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May 19, 2016
WHS student breaks records
WORTHINGTON — A soon-to-be-graduate of Worthington High School broke quite a few records while competing at the Business Professionals of America...
May 19, 2016 - 9:12pm
May 17, 2016
Police say fight involving black Iowa student wasn’t a hate crime
IOWA CITY, Iowa — An April fight involving a black University of Iowa freshman outside an off-campus bar was not a hate crime, authorities in Iowa City said Tuesday, and the student has admitted his account of the incident was “inconsistent” with police findings. The student,...
May 17, 2016 - 8:35pm
May 16, 2016
Minnesota student driving to school with Confederate flag sparks controversy
CROSBY — A student at Crosby-Ironton High School was disciplined by the school district after showing up to school Monday morning with a Confederate flag on his vehicle. The student arrived Monday morning and parked his vehicle in the school parking lot, Superintendent Jamie Skjeveland...
May 16, 2016 - 8:56pm
April 18, 2016
Worthington’s Lopez Gomez named MAAP Student of the Year
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington ALC MAAP (Minnesota Association of Alternative Programs) Stars celebrated a year of firsts in competition during...
April 18, 2016 - 10:22pm
March 4, 2016
Painting outside the lines: Spectrum of student art on display at Nobles County Art Center; show opens tonight
WORTHINGTON — Anything can inspire student artists in Worthington — from major historical works of art to pop culture. “It’s amazing...
March 4, 2016 - 5:01pm
February 23, 2016
Student ambassador to be named at banquet
WORTHINGTON — The annual Worthington-Crailsheim International Awards Banquet will be at 12:30 p.m. March 6 in the fellowship hall at First Lutheran Church, 1200 Fourth Ave. A German meal will be served, and the 2016-2017 student ambassador to Worthington’s sister city of Crailsheim,...
February 23, 2016 - 9:38pm
Eight people injured in Canada school stabbing, student held
TORONTO — Eight people were injured and a female student was in custody after a stabbing at a Canadian high school east of Toronto, police said Tuesday. One of the people had serious but not life-threatening injuries, while the others had minor injuries, Durham Regional Police said...
February 23, 2016 - 2:48pm
January 14, 2016
One of Worthington’s first student ambassadors dies in Arizona
PAYSON, Ariz. — Ed Blair, who in 1956 was one of the two first student ambassadors to Worthington’s sister city of Crailsheim, Germany, died...
January 14, 2016 - 8:25pm
January 6, 2016
Car hits child waiting for bus
MOORHEAD — Moorhead police are investigating whether criminal charges are appropriate after a driver of a car hit a child waiting to get on a school bus Wednesday morning. The child was approaching the bus in the area of the 1100 block of 19th Street North at about 7:34 a.m. Wednesday...
January 6, 2016 - 9:22pm
January 4, 2016
Chandler girl recovering from second- and third-degree burns
CHANDLER — Ten-year-old Lauren Stoel has made macaroni and cheese for her younger brother and sister “a billion times,” but on the day...
January 4, 2016 - 8:28pm
December 14, 2015
Man charged with moving body of teen who disappeared
ALEXANDRIA -- A man has been charged in connection with the death of a Minnesota college student who disappeared this fall, her body later found...
December 14, 2015 - 2:09pm
December 9, 2015
Supreme Court divided over affirmative action in college admissions
WASHINGTON — Conservative justices expressed deep doubt Wednesday about a university student admissions policy that gives preferences to racial...
December 9, 2015 - 3:44pm
December 3, 2015
Future mayor of Worthington? Fifth-grader Grace McGaughey wins ‘Mayor for a Day’ essay contest
WORTHINGTON — Have you ever thought about how you’d run the city if you had the option? If you were mayor for one day, what would you do?...
December 3, 2015 - 9:29pm
December 1, 2015
Missing student might have died from meth: Suspect in case will be charged with concealing location of her body
STARBUCK -- The man who was last seen with Laura Schwendemann of Starbuck will be charged with gross misdemeanor charges for concealing the location...
December 1, 2015 - 8:36pm
November 23, 2015
Ready to explore: Future farmers get an early taste of what ag has to offer
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Sibley-Ocheyedan High School Agricultural Education department opened its doors Monday night to the next generation of farmers,...
November 23, 2015 - 10:39pm