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Court-ordered mediation between Dayton, Legislature falls apart
Russian hackers targeted Minnesota's elections website
Twin Cities homeowner fights off intruder using his rifle
Lightning punches hole in roof, causes fire at Wis. assisted living residence
The future of the state's rural economy is already here, and it looks a lot like southwest Minnesota
College volleyball: Minnesota West sweeps Riverland
Timberwolves' 18-day pre-season trip could help new group bond
Wiggins has no doubt he'll re-sign with Timberwolves
Vikings' receiver Wright just happy to be playing
VIKINGS: Injured Bradford to miss Sunday's game, will meet with orthopedic specialist
Column: District’s 518 VIBE remains positive
Column: Tackling workplace shortage on multiple fronts
Letter: Time for GOP to heed Smith's creed
Letter: High school juniors should consider page program
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Polly Anna Van Der Linden
Marjorie Ann Leen
Rick "Ricky" Twait
Column: That would have been one great summer season
Looking Back: 1992 -- Wellstone was speaker at King Turkey Day
KTD speaker: Start noticing people
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
Column: Sunday afternoon outing sufficient for true world wonder
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Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
Wallace 80th birthday
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February 16, 2017
WHS students march for equality
WORTHINGTON— Approximately 100 District 518 students gathered Thursday morning along Clary Street to protest the current immigration situation...
February 16, 2017 - 9:59am
December 1, 2016
Two Minnesota high school students die in crash on way to school
MOUNDS VIEW, Minn. -- Two Mounds View High School students died Thursday morning shortly after their car was struck at a busy Arden Hills intersection. A third student has been hospitalized with injuries. “Kids aren’t supposed to die,” Mounds View High School Principal Jeffery...
December 1, 2016 - 9:23pm
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 22, 2016
Letters to remember: WHS teacher Stock has students write letters to themselves to read upon graduation
WORTHINGTON — It’s not often that a class assignment takes four years to be returned to a student, but that’s exactly what happened this...
May 22, 2016 - 8:55pm
May 15, 2016
‘Any little bit helps’: As state education bill nears completion, two things missing
ST. PAUL — Educators had high hopes this would be the year the Minnesota Legislature would begin to address what many consider to be longstanding unfairness in the way public schools are funded. Yet, despite lawmakers having a $900 million budget surplus to work with, most education...
May 15, 2016 - 9:10pm
May 12, 2016
Prairie teacher honored again: Kremer recognized by VFW as Minnesota K-5 Teacher of the Year
WORTHINGTON — Prairie Elementary School kindergarten teacher Roxanne Kremer will be recognized in June as the Minnesota K-5 Teacher of the...
May 12, 2016 - 9:13pm
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 8, 2016
Dollars for Scholars gives back: Larson to retire after 24 years
WORTHINGTON — When the Worthington Dollars for Scholars chapter presents its annual awards to 25 deserving Worthington High School (WHS) seniors...
May 8, 2016 - 9:11pm
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
May 3, 2016
They’re gonna put on a show: WMS choristers to perform Thursday, Friday
WORTHINGTON — With more than 270 sixth- through eighth-graders in her three Worthington Middle School (WMS) choirs, general music instructor...
May 3, 2016 - 9:31pm
May 2, 2016
S-O students rise to a Kidwind challenge, prepare for national competition
SIBLEY, Iowa — Students from Sibley-Ocheyedan Middle School and their teacher, Dave Johnson, will board a plane later this month bound for...
May 2, 2016 - 8:37pm
May 1, 2016
Their day in court: Third-graders tour Prairie Justice Center, put Grinch on trial
WORTHINGTON — Third-grade students from Prairie Elementary were treated to a tour of the Prairie Justice Center this past Tuesday and Thursday....
May 1, 2016 - 8:02pm
April 28, 2016
Students place in CDE contests
WORTHINGTON — Several southwest Minnesota FFA chapters will be sending students to the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, Ind., this fall to compete in Career Development Event contests after earning first place at the Minnesota FFA Convention earlier this week in St. Paul....
April 28, 2016 - 7:40pm
April 11, 2016
Pop tab contest winner announced
WORTHINGTON — A West Academy class won first place in the Pop Tab Pandemonium Contest for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of South Dakota in Sioux Falls. The final weight of their eight-month collection was 589 pounds of pop tabs. The class also broke the record for the heaviest...
April 11, 2016 - 10:42pm
April 10, 2016
WMS students win regional spelling bee
WORTHINGTON — There’s nothing like a win for the home team, and a spelling bee victory is no exception. Worthington Middle School, hosting...
April 10, 2016 - 9:05pm