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A mission to Mars
41 indicted for multi-state drug trafficking ring
Trestle burns, collapses along busy Minnesota rail line
Lewis and Clark Water now flowing to Rock County
Crime victim organizations honored for Safe at Home program
Section 3A girls track: Luverne girls take title; Homandberg surprises self
Section 3AA golf: Worthington boys make state
Section 3A softball: Edgerton/Southwest Christian gets it done
Section 3AA baseball: Luverne dumps New London-Spicer
VFW baseball: Worthington sweeps Westbrook in opener
Column: Rand Paul's decline
Column: Being Bill Kristol
As others see it: Dayton right on pre-K
Letter: Help with lake clean-up effort is appreciated
Letter: WASO presented memorable concert
Janice J. Bruns
Donna M. Kroeger
Helen Wyman Abramson
Lynn A. Davis
Bernice Eleanor Anderson
Religion briefs: May 28
Out & About: May 29-June 12
Looking Back: 1990 -- Bigelow church preparing to mark 75th anniversary
Legion longevity: Lease, Meier recognized for continuous membership
Column: Worthington's unexpected link to Sherwood Forest
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Schulz 50th anniversary
Voss 90th birthday
Pearson 90th birthday
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March 3, 2015
Study shows lasting impact of Minnesota’s drug court
WORTHINGTON — A follow-up study released this week shows significantly lower recidivism rates and reduced incarceration costs due to the success of drug court. In 2012, the Minnesota Judicial Branch released the first comprehensive evaluation of the effectiveness of Minnesota’s...
March 3, 2015 - 9:16pm
October 5, 2014
Fans’ warmth makes for cool race day
The winning woman had to take a bathroom break before making her move. The top man had never done this before. Along the way, a rowdy crowd braved a chilly October morning to line the streets and cheer for them and thousands of other runners who crossed the finish line at the Twin...
October 5, 2014 - 7:38pm
September 22, 2014
WHS band scores big at Waseca
WORTHINGTON — The 27th Annual Waseca Marching Classic was a major win for the Worthington High School Trojan marching band on Saturday. Under the direction of Jon Loy, the Trojans and their “Les Miserables” parade show scored first place in Class AAA with 79 points; runner-up...
September 22, 2014 - 8:29pm
April 20, 2014
By succeeding with dyslexia, principal shows kids they can, too
WILLMAR — Todd Goggleye is proud of the story of a little girl who encouraged a classmate by saying, “Remember, you can be anything you want, just like Mr. Goggleye.” The special education students at Kennedy Elementary School in Willmar were some of the first to know that...
April 20, 2014 - 8:57pm
April 14, 2014
Letter: Worthington Early Risers celebrate fundraiser
The members of Early Risers Kiwanis want to thank all students and faculty, as well as K-Kids Advisors Mr. Cory VanBriesen and Mr. Josh Langseth, on an outstanding fundraiser. The students raised a “record” of more than $5,300 in their “Pennies for Patients” fund. The proceeds...
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April 14, 2014 - 7:45pm
April 13, 2014
WMS claims top team title at Southwest MN Spelling Bee
SLAYTON — A spectacular sampling of student spellers from Worthington Middle School (WMS) came out on top and clinched the team title in Saturday’s Southwest Minnesota Spelling Bee at Murray County Central’s West Elementary School. Individual spelling champion was Logan Kooistra...
April 13, 2014 - 9:09pm
March 20, 2014
Members of the WHS BPA club advance to nationals
WORTHINGTON — Seven students of the Business Professionals of America (BPA) team at Worthington High School (WHS) competed March 6-8 at the BPA State Leadership Conference in Minneapolis. Five of them qualified to attend the national event April 30-May 4 in Indianapolis, Ind. Ashley...
March 20, 2014 - 9:37pm
March 17, 2014
United Way reaches goal
WORTHINGTON — Six months after kicking off its annual fundraising campaign, the United Way of Nobles County announced Monday it has exceeded its $160,000 goal. As of Friday, funds received totaled $160,544.74. The agency increased its fundraising goal for 2014 by $10,000 to help...
March 17, 2014 - 8:42pm
March 10, 2014
Multiples of success
WORTHINGTON – Hours of competition and days of practice added up to a super sum of success for the Worthington Middle School (WMS) sixth graders participating in this year’s Math Masters competition, hosted Saturday at WMS. “When the dust settled, the Worthington Team No. 2...
March 10, 2014 - 10:17pm
February 19, 2014
Talk about success: Trojan speech team achieves at meets
WORTHINGTON — A first-place finish in the small school division capped the Worthington High School (WHS) Trojan Speech Team’s appearance last Saturday at the Mankato East Fiesta Speech Tournament. It was the team’s third competition of the 2014 season. “The kids have really...
February 19, 2014 - 9:13pm
June 25, 2012
Joint enforcement operation a success
WORTHINGTON -- Troopers from both Minnesota and South Dakota joined forces last week for a high-visibility enforcement operation along I-90, from Mitchell, S.D. to Worthington, aimed at criminal interdiction and reducing crashes. From 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., the Minnesota State Patrol...
June 25, 2012 - 9:53pm