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Former St. Paul teacher of the year loses licensing-board slot after insulting Trump
Data: May 23, 2018
Man mistakenly runs full Fargo marathon instead of half
Parents file complaint against Minn. school over son's suicide
Tuesday baseball: Luverne clips MCC, 14-3
Section softball: Bloemendaal fires two no-hitters
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WHS softball team plays Mankato West
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USDA releases proposed biotech labeling rules
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Data: Nov. 27, 2017
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May 19, 2018
FULL STORY: Former teacher files lawsuit against District 518
WORTHINGTON — A lawsuit against Independent School District 518 was filed Monday in U.S. District Court of Minnesota by a teacher who worked for the district for approximately six months earlier this school year.
May 19, 2018 - 7:46am
May 16, 2018
Former District 518 employee files lawsuit against the district
WORTHINGTON — A lawsuit against Independent School District 518 was filed this week by a former employee who worked for the district for approximately six months earlier this school year. Karen Abbott, who resigned from her position as District 518 Area Learning Center Special...
May 16, 2018 - 9:36am
District 518 breaks ground on new ALC/Gymnastics facility
WORTHINGTON — The sun shone down on gold spades Tuesday as Independent School District 518 broke ground on its new $13.1 million facility that...
May 16, 2018 - 7:15am
February 21, 2018
District 518 approves ALC/Gymnastics construction contract
WORTHINGTON — There was a big crowd at Tuesday’s Independent School District 518 Board of Education meeting. In the most well-attended board meeting in over six months, the board approved an approximately $10.3 million construction contract with Sunkota Construction Inc. for...
February 21, 2018 - 7:44am
February 17, 2018
WHS, ALC students informally begin job search
WORTHINGTON — Worthington High School and Area Learning Center students in grades 10 through 12 had the opportunity Friday to explore approximately...
February 17, 2018 - 10:15am
February 14, 2018
District 518 nearing ALC/Gymnastics bid approval
WORTHINGTON — The District 518 Area Learning Center/Gymnastics facility, the district’s short and long-term projects action plan, pay raises...
February 14, 2018 - 8:24am
January 20, 2018
Community Education’s permanent home remains uncertain
Editor’s note: This is the fifth in a multi-part series covering issues pertaining to District 518’s space concerns and the Feb. 13 bond...
January 20, 2018 - 8:02am
December 22, 2017
Community input helped refine referendum request
By Brad Shaffer, District 518 WORTHINGTON — As we approach the end of the year, I would like to take a moment to thank community members for your commitment to Worthington schools. Many members of the community participated in the process that shaped the project that voters will...
December 22, 2017 - 10:48pm
November 15, 2017
District 518 committees consider space, facility options
WORTHINGTON — Approximately 20 possible short and long-term options to address District 518 space constraints were presented to the board of...
November 15, 2017 - 7:29am
July 19, 2017
Fischer named new principal at Area Learning Center
WORTHINGTON — Barry Fischer has been plugged in to the Worthington District 518 for more than four years.
July 19, 2017 - 9:21am
January 18, 2017
ALC adds a new social worker position
WORTHINGTON — District 518 was recently granted financial support for the addition of a new social worker position at the Area Learning Center....
January 18, 2017 - 9:44pm
May 15, 2015
Seven ALC students published in state literary magazine
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Learning Center has a lot to be proud of. Recently, the 2015 edition of Alchemist, an art and literary magazine published and sponsored by the Minnesota Association of Alternative Programs, was released, and it contains the writings of seven ALC...
May 15, 2015 - 9:32pm
June 1, 2014
Going back again
WORTHINGTON — The monotony and chill of a dull winter’s afternoon led to an early summer celebration with past West Elementary staff members. On...
June 1, 2014 - 9:56pm
May 8, 2013
ALC art exhibit opening Saturday afternoon
WORTHINGTON -- The opening reception for an exhibit of artwork by students from the Worthington Area Learning Center will be from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at A Piece of Work Inc., 1619 Hill Ave., downtown Spirit Lake, Iowa. The "Classroom to the Gallery" project will include a variety...
May 8, 2013 - 10:35pm
March 15, 2013
Visiting artists discuss work in Paris
WORTHINGTON -- In recognition of Student Art Month and through the Nobles County Arts Center's sponsorship, Stephanie and Francisco Ramos visited...
March 15, 2013 - 9:42pm