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No House oil safety vote
Reward raised, search under way for missing Crystal boy
Bells to note Civil War’s end anniversary
Iowa on alert: New notification system provides emergency info in new ways
2015 Daily Globe All-Area Girls Basketball Team
Prep softball: Trojans hope to be sneaky fast
Girls track: PA's Spanier, T-M-B's Ludeman return
Prep baseball: Luverne reloads, Windom Area loaded with arms
Scott Rall: Wildlife habitat management begs many questions
Column: White House hypocrisy on Israel
As others see it: Railroad tax plan logical
Letter: U.S. energy policies are misguided
Letter: Fareway has a big heart in the right place
Letter: Just say no to another roundabout
Lou Ann Pistachio
Leo E. Swenson
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Out & About: March 27-April 5
Looking Back: 1990 - Emary is Worthington's teacher of the year
Column: A little bit of the history of Dorman
Class of 2015: Mazariegos puts her faith in God to provide for her future
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Kazemba 80th birthday
Rueter 90th birthday
Groendyke 95th birthday
Price 98th birthday
Ordinance No. 1083
Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Abatement Request
Notice of Public Hearing for April 7, 2015
Data: March 26, 2015
Notice of Proposed City Ordinance to Amend Title XV
March 16, 2015
School testing changes a tough sell
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton’s proposal to cut the number of tests Minnesota students take hinges not just on the approval of state lawmakers, but also on potential changes to federal education legislation. Most of the tests Dayton wants to eliminate are required under the federal...
March 16, 2015 - 8:29pm
October 5, 2014
Minnesota ranked No. 3 for teacher opportunities
MOORHEAD — Minnesota is the No. 3 state in the nation in the WalletHub website’s recent rankings of the best and worst states for teachers. North Dakota, however, is 38th in the rankings, which aim to identify states that offer teachers the best opportunities in the U.S. ...
October 5, 2014 - 8:09pm
September 4, 2014
Results are in
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota Department of Education has released the results of the 2014 Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments (MCAs), and many...
September 4, 2014 - 8:03pm
August 28, 2014
Study examines how funding cuts, testing emphasis affect Minnesota education
DULUTH — The past decade saw Minnesota school districts weather deep state funding cuts, putting a greater burden on local property tax payers to make up the difference, according to a study by progressive group Minnesota 2020. The St. Paul think tank released the report this...
August 28, 2014 - 9:08pm
March 16, 2014
Rising cost of exams tests schools
ST. PAUL — A growing number of Minnesota districts are taking stock of the tests they give students. And they are asking tough questions about them: How many are really necessary? How often? Which exams tell the most? Spending on standardized testing fees that districts and charter...
March 16, 2014 - 9:23pm
April 17, 2013
WORTHINGTON -- Students were in the middle of a statewide test Tuesday when the online servers began to slow, leaving many students throughout Minnesota unable to continue their exam. "The state system didn't work, and we didn't get to complete our state testing," District 518 Superintendent...
April 17, 2013 - 9:00pm
August 9, 2012
Free nitrate testing today
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County Environmental Services will offer a free nitrate water-testing clinic at the Nobles County Fair from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. today in the Commercial Exhibit Building. Nitrates are the most common contaminants in Minnesota's groundwater, and in some areas of...
August 9, 2012 - 10:11pm
March 19, 2012
Civil defense siren testing this week
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Dispatch Center will be testing civil defense sirens Thursday throughout the day to ensure maintenance is up to date, according to Worthington Public Safety Director Mike Cumiskey.
March 19, 2012 - 8:50pm
April 16, 2010
Beef gets big boost from feds
WORTHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Thursday issued a federal order that will allow beef producers in modified bovine tuberculosis zones to transport their breeding animals across state lines without undergoing costly TB testing. The news is positive for beef cattle...
April 16, 2010 - 12:00am
September 29, 2008
Testing deer for TB crucial
ECKLES TOWNSHIP -- Testing deer for bovine tuberculosis could prove crucial to putting Minnesota back to TB-Free status, says state Sen. Rod Skoe, DFL-Clearbrook. "I am hopeful that we will have eliminated bovine TB from Minnesota, but time is going to tell that," Skoe said Thursday...
September 29, 2008 - 1:00pm