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St. Matthew’s celebrates 125 years
Road work scheduled at Pipestone National Monument
WHS Class of 1966 plans reunion
Solar cars make stop in Worthington as part of national event
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Amateur baseball: Lakefield wins playoff slugfest
Amateur baseball: Adrian forces Game 3 with win over Lakefield
Legion baseball: Post 5 exits from district tournament
Les Knutson: Town ball parks are full of history
Scott Rall: Prairie View -- The rest of the story
Column: Doubling down on principle at the Republican convention
Column: Self-worship over sound judgment
Letter: Thanks, Worthington, for support of Arc
Letter: Local coverage in newspaper has been lacking
Column: You know what they say ...
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
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April 1, 2016
Column: Worthington Reads! Free digital program offered
District 518 Community Education has an exciting opportunity to share with the community. The Adult Basic Education (ABE) and Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) programs have partnered with myON to offer a free digital reading program for 3-year-olds to adults. myON is a digital...
April 1, 2016 - 12:15pm
March 25, 2016
Column: Another successful year for Prairie Elementary K-Kids
WORTHINGTON — As we begin to approach the end of another school year, we are also looking at the end of another successful year for the K-Kids student organization, comprised of over 100 fourth-grade students from Prairie Elementary. The K-Kids are a group that is sponsored by and...
March 25, 2016 - 1:17pm
March 18, 2016
Column: Much being done in district to improve testing results
By VALERIE SPIELMAN, District 518 WORTHINGTON — Change is good. This year, the state of Minnesota has seen many changes in testing. The majority of our assessments have transitioned to an online format. With that change, we know there will be some challenges as well as some great...
March 18, 2016 - 9:39pm
District 518's Landgaard recognized as 'Administrator of Excellence'
WORTHINGTON — John Landgaard would rather discuss his next pheasant hunting trip than share details about a personal distinction. But last...
March 18, 2016 - 9:35pm
March 16, 2016
District 518 OKs $3 million land purchase for planned new high school
WORTHINGTON — The District 518 school board approved Tuesday the purchase of 157 acres of land to construct a proposed high school. The property, located along the west side of North Crailsheim Road, was purchased from Walter and Norman Vogt for $3 million at $19,108 per acre....
March 16, 2016 - 11:46am
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 14, 2016
Trojan speech team places fourth at St. Peter
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington High School (WHS) speech team managed a fourth-place finish in the large team category at the St. Peter speech tournament last Saturday. In all, 22 schools participated in the competition. Varsity winners for the Trojans included: Juston Bents (second...
March 14, 2016 - 9:33pm
March 4, 2016
March 4, 2016 - 10:05pm
WHS Knowledge Bowl teams advance to regional competition
WORTHINGTON — All three of the Worthington High School Knowledge Bowl teams qualified for regional competition at the sub-region event Friday at Minnesota West Community and Technical College. Placing first among the 35 competing teams was Worthington 1 (seniors Gage Langerud and...
March 4, 2016 - 9:52pm
Column: Credit recovery, online learning opportunities available
By Nate Hanson, District 518 WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Learning Center (ALC) is an alternative model that provides a variety of educational programs leading to a high school diploma. Any student from our area should communicate with their school counselor or principal to...
March 4, 2016 - 9:45pm
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 21, 2016
Entities team up to host career fair
WORTHINGTON — Worthington District 518 schools, in partnership with the Southwest Minnesota Private Industry Council (www.swmnpic.org) Youth and Young Adult Programs and the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce, hosted their first-ever local Career Fair Feb. 12 for students in grades...
February 21, 2016 - 5:51pm
February 19, 2016
Column: Community Education serving more people than you think
By Sharon Johnson, District 518 WORTHINGTON — District 518 Community Education engages area residents in a wide variety of learning opportunities. When many people think of Community Education, they think of the quarterly Classes & Activities catalog that comes in their mail...
February 19, 2016 - 9:20pm
February 12, 2016
Column: Technology helps District 518 students make memories
By Amy Ernst, District 518 WORTHINGTON — “Growing Up in Worthington, Minnesota What Do Your Remember” is a Facebook group that allows some great discussion about topics of past, present and future for our community and surrounding area. For those who have moved away from their...
February 12, 2016 - 9:52pm
February 5, 2016
Column: Lots of learning for District 518 school board
By Linden Olson, District 518 WORTHINGTON — All seven members of the District 518 (Worthington) school board and superintendent John Landgaard attended the annual Minnesota School Boards Association’s (MSBA) leadership conference Jan. 14-15 at the Minneapolis Convention Center....
February 5, 2016 - 9:41pm