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Conservative group faults Minnesota tax law
Nobles County makes strides in broadband thanks to Blandin Foundation
Motivational speaker Patrick remembered
County considers bonding for roads, capital projects
‘Coffee with a Cop’ set for Oct. 11
College volleyball: West loses in three tight games
Cross country: No. 1 Fairmont looking sharp
Prep football: Trojan football 'just feels right'
College football: Bluejays' Andrew Sorensen leads nation in tackles
High school volleyball: H-BC out-hits W-WG in thrilling five-setter
Column: Sniffles and The Cyber go to town
Column: I'm not done yet -- a tribute to a friend
Column: I'm not done yet -- a tribute to a friend
Letter: Bravo to many for a great Turkey Day
Letter: It was great to have KTD back downtown
Leonard "Jim" Rients
Arlyn V. McClure
Looking Back: 1966 -- Luverne man awarded bronze star for ‘heroic achievement’
Truesdell is new pastor at American Reformed Church
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
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Rehborg 50th annivwrsary
Benson 55th anniversary
Bakker 50th anniversary
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Notice of Public Hearing
August 8, 2016
Minnesota hands out $25 million to launch pre-kindergarten programs
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota taxpayers will fund free pre-kindergarten for 3,302 4-year-olds this fall, a far cry from what Gov. Mark Dayton would like. Dayton and state education officials on Monday announced what districts will get money to start the programs. The $25 million legislators...
August 8, 2016 - 9:01pm
August 4, 2016
Children’s theatre camp returning to Auditorium
WORTHINGTON -- Registration is now open for the Children’s Theatre Camp scheduled for Aug. 22-27 in Worthington. This year, kids from kindergarten...
August 4, 2016 - 9:35pm
August 3, 2016
Farm leaders: Federal water rules are game changers
MORGAN, Minn. -- Scott VanderWal came across the South Dakota border to southwest Minnesota's Farmfest to scare farmers. The American Farm Bureau vice president wasted no time doing that as keynote speaker Wednesday before a panel launched into a water issues discussion. "Right this...
August 3, 2016 - 9:04pm
July 28, 2016
Minnesota West introducing shuttle bus service
WORTHINGTON -- Minnesota West will offer a new service in the fall to eliminate limitations for students desiring to enter a specific program. The school has decided to provide a shuttle bus to travel between the Worthington and Jackson campuses. A student living in Worthington...
July 28, 2016 - 9:20pm
Math, reading scores stall in latest round of Minnesota testing
After another round of disappointing standardized test results, Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius said the state may never boost the academic performance of students of color without first addressing the outside factors that hold children back in school. Overall, the pass rate...
July 28, 2016 - 9:04pm
July 27, 2016
'Support our Schools' effort gets under way
WORTHINGTON -- More than 20 people gathered Wednesday evening at the Worthington High School cafeteria for the first meeting of the 2016 Support our Schools Community Support Committee. The meeting was billed as an informational and organizational meeting designed to get people...
July 27, 2016 - 10:02pm
July 22, 2016
Solar cars make stop in Worthington as part of national event
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Event Center parking lot was full of cars Friday afternoon, and while this alone may not seem like anything out...
July 22, 2016 - 10:14pm
Education careers at an end: 12 District 518 teachers retire
WORTHINGTON – There’ll be no more “back to school” for 12 employees of District 518. An even dozen staff members, ranging from custodians...
July 22, 2016 - 9:21pm
July 21, 2016
Spanish teen enjoys time in Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- Clay and Dannielle Weg have three daughters of their own -- Anneke, Bailey, and Ellie. However, they added a temporary fourth...
July 21, 2016 - 9:38pm
July 19, 2016
ISD 518 board adopts resolution for November referendum
WORTHINGTON -- It’s official. The seven members of District 518’s board of education voted unanimously at Tuesday night’s regular monthly meeting to approve a resolution that will be placed on the ballot in the Nov. 8 general election. Voters in District 518 will be asked...
July 19, 2016 - 9:30pm
“Support our Schools” organizational meeting set for 5:30 p.m. July 27
WORTHINGTON – All interested citizens are invited to attend an initial organizational meeting for the “Support our Schools” effort, which will aim to help educate -- and promote to the public -- the District 518 school building bond referendum. The meeting will take place...
July 19, 2016 - 9:27pm
July 18, 2016
Minnesota West to launch mechatronics program: AGCO Jackson awards scholarships
JACKSON -- Seeking employees with specialized skills for its workforce, AGCO Jackson awarded scholarships Monday to five young adults who will...
July 18, 2016 - 9:13pm
July 11, 2016
WMS student attends STEM conference in Chicago
WORTHINGTON -- A incoming Worthington Middle School seventh-grader recently spent a week in Chicago as part of a unique opportunity to further...
July 11, 2016 - 11:15am
July 10, 2016
Cumiskey has new career as law enforcement instructor
WORTHINGTON --- For nearly 15 years, Mike Cumiskey was Worthington’s public safety director and chief of police. Now, a little more than two...
July 10, 2016 - 9:37pm
July 6, 2016
Paul Bang is HL-O's new superintendent
OKABENA -- Growing up during the 1970s in the sprawling western Minneapolis suburb of Edina, Paul Bang had never really heard of the small western...
July 6, 2016 - 8:41am