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Retailers ready for Crazy Days
Some in northern Minnesota could be without power for a week
Luverne becomes Purple Heart City
Dogs on duty: Volunteer K-9 outfit assists public agencies
Worthington U15 soccer team wins state championship
VFW baseball: Luverne VFW strikes fast, wins District 3 tournament
Legion baseball: Rogers shuts out Luverne, Adrian wins District 2 tournament
Amateur baseball: Heron Lake defeats Luverne, joins playoff party
Amateur baseball: Adrian forces Game 3 with win over Lakefield
Column: Notes from Cleveland -- the two forms of resistance
Column: Cruz holds his nose, but can't endorse Trump
Column: Doubling down on principle at the Republican convention
Column: Self-worship over sound judgment
Letter: Thanks, Worthington, for support of Arc
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
Data: July 25, 2016
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Data: July 20, 2016
August 22, 2014
Safety first as schools open; WMS crosswalk 'greatly improved'
WORTHINGTON — As children return to the classroom, drivers need to be cognizant of students crossing roadways in the early morning and afternoon...
August 22, 2014 - 10:04pm
June 11, 2014
WHS, WMS marching bands preview 2014 shows tonight
WORTHINGTON — At the end of the day — 6:30 p.m., to be precise — and after three weeks of marching band drills, the “Spirit of Worthington”...
June 11, 2014 - 8:21pm
April 30, 2014
WMS choirs to perform tonight, Friday
WORTHINGTON — If Cindy Anderson’s 270-some middle school singers don’t sparkle, shine and dazzle audiences tonight and Friday in their...
April 30, 2014 - 8:29pm
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...
April 13, 2014 - 9:09pm
March 26, 2014
WMS students compete in History Bee regional finals
WORTHINGTON — Four students from Worthington Middle School (WMS) recently aced some major history tests. The students — eighth-graders Dominic...
March 26, 2014 - 8:20pm
March 21, 2014
Column: Technology conference is April 12 at middle school
By BARRY FISCHER, District 518 WORTHINGTON — On April 12, students from across the Worthington school district will host a student-led technology conference at the middle school from 9 a.m. until noon. The purpose of the conference is to provide an opportunity for students to...
March 21, 2014 - 9:45pm
March 14, 2014
Column: Renaissance program helps WMS students succeed
By TONY HASTINGS, District 518 WORTHINGTON — One approach that the Worthington Middle School has taken to improve academic achievement and acknowledge student success has been through the incorporation of the Renaissance program. Renaissance is an education-focused program founded...
March 14, 2014 - 9:20pm
March 7, 2014
Column: Preparing students for the world's best workforce
By KATIE CLARKE, District 518 WORTHINGTON — The Worthington School District is among all districts in Minnesota working to equip students for the next generation of the “World’s Best Workforce.” Minn. Stat.§ section 120B.11, passed in 2013, requires all school districts...
March 7, 2014 - 9:38pm
Select music students perform at Brandon, S.D., festival
WORTHINGTON — Continuing a tradition that stretches back more than two decades, Worthington Middle School (WMS) music instructors...
March 7, 2014 - 9:36pm
February 25, 2014
Fifth-graders shine at WMS music festival
WORTHINGTON — The halls of Worthington Middle School (WMS) were alive with the sound of music Tuesday afternoon, as more than 100 student...
February 25, 2014 - 8:41pm
February 19, 2014
WMS students spell their way to the top
WORTHINGTON — Holograph — A document written wholly in the handwriting of the person whose signature it bears. H-o-l-o-g-r-a-p-h. Holograph. With...
February 19, 2014 - 9:18pm
October 23, 2013
WMS students work to ‘stomp out bullying’
WORTHINGTON — An enthusiastic group of Worthington Middle School (WMS) eighth-graders is leading the charge to “Stomp Out Bullying” as...
October 23, 2013 - 10:37pm
September 9, 2013
Column: District 518 offering Targeted Services program
By NATE HANSON and ZACHARY DINGMANN, District 518 What is Targeted Services? Targeted Services is an after- school/summer program that assists students in being better students and citizens. Kindergarten- through eighth-grade services include academic tutoring and social...
September 9, 2013 - 8:40am
April 16, 2013
WMS 4th grade band open house Tuesday
WORTHINGTON - Parents of students currently in 4th grade in District 518 are encouraged to attend the band parent meeting and instrument display at Worthington Middle School from 2:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, in the band room. The instrument display will act as an open house with presentations...
April 16, 2013 - 11:06pm
March 10, 2013
Math Masters of Minnesota: Sixth-graders compete at Worthington Middle School
WORTHINGTON - On a gray, wet, dreary Saturday morning, 56 sixth-graders huddled around tables in the windowless Worthington Middle School (WMS)...
March 10, 2013 - 10:17pm