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District 518 board hears news of Prairie Elementary activities
Sunset Park is headquarters for Saturday swim, hockey
City sees increase in commercial and residential development in 2016
Worthington man sentenced for first-degree criminal sexual conduct
Legislation would pay Minnesotans for Wisconsin tax losses
Prep roundup: Pipestone Area wins Big South Conference wrestling tournament; Three Trojans seniors place first
Gymnastics: Trojans score over 141, top Blue Earth Area
Prep sports roundup: Marshall tops JCC boys basketball team again
WHS basketball: Trojans claim fourth straight in win over New Ulm
Prep roundup: Two late goals lift LS-H/SP past Luverne
Health care bill offers ‘real solutions’
Letter: Weber’s ‘bait and switch’ on health care
Letter: Changes needed in charitable gaming taxation
Letter: Introduction of invasive species can be stopped
Column: Restoring checks and balances
Dora Mae Laura Pommier
Paul Henry Jones, Sr.
Ralph E. Sunde
Looking Back: 2007 -- Hoffman, Hagen earn special Chamber honors
Herb chicken and mushrooms easy, elegant dinner favorite
A fast-food salad you’ll want to make at home
Column: Nose for news and all other noses once were pressed into these
Paulzines embrace adoption, finalize fourth in November
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Five generations: Ebeling family
Wachter 95th birthday
Enterprise Funds 2017 Adopted Budget
2017 Minnesota City Summary Budget Statement
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April 29, 2016
WMS hosts its first Multi-Cultural Fair
WORTHINGTON — Students at Worthington Middle School orchestrated and participated in the school’s first Multi-Cultural Fair Friday. Students...
April 29, 2016 - 9:36pm
Column: Using technology to boost student engagement
By BARRY FISCHER, District 518 WORTHINGTON — In 2013, Gallup’s State of America’s Schools report stated that 55 percent of U.S. K-12 students are “engaged” in their education, 28 percent are not engaged and 17 percent are actively disengaged. Technology can be one of the...
April 29, 2016 - 9:10pm
April 15, 2016
Grand band week: More than 320 District 518 students to perform in concerts next week
WORTHINGTON — Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center will overflow with instruments and eager young musicians as the five bands of Worthington...
April 15, 2016 - 9:50pm
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
March 15, 2016
Column: Time for spring sports to get underway in District 518
By Josh Dale, District 518 WORTHINGTON — It is hard to believe the spring season is already here. The forecast looks promising for student-athletes to begin their season outdoors. There will be a spring kick-off on Tuesday, March 29 ,in the high school cafeteria. The event is sponsored...
March 15, 2016 - 5:18pm
March 6, 2016
Musically motivated: 101 fifth-graders to perform at festival Tuesday
WORTHINGTON — One hundred and one: That’s how many Worthington Middle School (WMS) fifth-graders will be tooting their own horns (and numerous...
March 6, 2016 - 7:21pm
February 26, 2016
Column: WMS student organizations doing great things
By BESS HENRICHS, LISA SCHOLTES and PAT HENKELS, District 518 WORTHINGTON — We have several clubs in the Worthington Middle School that do great things to benefit our students and community. We are highlighting three organizations in our school. The mission of SADD (Students Against...
February 26, 2016 - 9:41pm
February 17, 2016
S-U-C-C-E-S-S: Hoffman, Langerud notch first, second place in WMS spelling bee
WORTHINGTON — Six self-assured sixth-graders sealed the deal and swept the top slots at the annual Worthington Middle School (WMS) fifth- and...
February 17, 2016 - 8:51pm
February 12, 2016
Column: WMS Student Council helps make things happen
WORTHINGTON — Students at Worthington Middle School are getting an opportunity to represent their peers, learn about student government and...
February 12, 2016 - 9:53pm
February 11, 2016
Appel takes the crown at SWWC spelling bee
WORTHINGTON — Kalea Appel, a Worthington Middle School (WMS) eighth-grader, clinched the championship at the Southwest-West Central Service...
February 11, 2016 - 8:32pm
February 8, 2016
Her man Friday: WMS teacher Balsley says yes in surprise proposal
WORTHINGTON — Thank God it was Friday. For Karen Balsley, a Worthington Middle School (WMS) English-as-a-second language teacher, it had been...
February 8, 2016 - 7:55pm
December 13, 2015
WHS, WMS to hit holiday high notes: Free band, choir and orchestra concerts tonight, Dec. 21
WORTHINGTON — Musically involved students at Worthington High School (WHS) and Worthington Middle School (WMS) will have a chance to spread...
December 13, 2015 - 7:57pm
Column: Communicating in the digital age
By BARRY FISCHER, District 518 WORTHINGTON — As the students throughout the Worthington School District continue their march into the digital learning age, the way we share information with families and the community is continuing to evolve as well. Where once communication was...
November 13, 2015 - 9:29pm
November 12, 2015
WMS teacher, students, mark National Novel Writing Month
WORTHINGTON — Penning a novel is a daunting task that usually takes months, if not years. But with November being National Novel Writing Month,...
November 12, 2015 - 9:33pm
November 11, 2015
Tasty twosome: Waffles, band concert set for Friday
WORTHINGTON — Whether the weather is fair or foul, the Worthington bands have a treat for you all: the ninth annual Indoor Marching Band Concert,...
November 11, 2015 - 9:51pm