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Vigils, rallies planned in Minnesota State Fair area
Building bickering: Windom divided over proposed emergency services/fire hall facility
WRHCF promotes education of health care professionals
WRHCF scholarship recipients share stories, gratitude
New overlay work may begin Monday
Iowa high school football: H-LP impressive in season opener
Les Knutson: Hard-hitting Buttermakers play Regal today
Girls soccer: Trojans show improvement in second game
College football: Reid, Bluejays looking to make big waves
Boys soccer: Trojans cruise
Column: Back to school -- our mission is safety
Column: Obliging a donor is not necessarily criminal
Column: Minnesota's economy faces a turning point
Column: Is Jill Stein the Ralph Nader of 2016?
Letter: DFL political games hurt millions of Minnesotans
Raymond Arthur Karhu
Ryan L. Shea
City begins 2017 budget talks
Biking Bob: 78-year-old Hibma still doing plenty of pedaling
Column: A Nobles County cowboy made 1934 history
Column: Together 2016 a gathering to remember
Disheveled Theologian: Finding meaning in the motive
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Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
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January 8, 2016
Column: Hard to believe all the things people say about handerkerchiefs
Editor’s note: Former longtime Daily Globe Editor Ray Crippen died Dec. 27, 2015. We will continue to publish previously run “Isn’t That Something” columns on Saturdays, until further notice, as a tribute to Crippen and his knowledge of local and regional history. The following...
January 8, 2016 - 9:33pm
January 5, 2016
Looking Back: 1931 -- Two Adrian banks announce merger
One year ago In their first meeting of the new year, the Nobles County Board of Commissioners elected Matt Widboom to serve as board chairman for 2015, with Gene Metz being elected as vice-chairman. The “Spirit of Worthington” Trojan marching band earned first place and a gold...
January 5, 2016 - 7:59pm
January 1, 2016
Column: Focus turns on people who made great contributions
Editor’s note: Former longtime Daily Globe Editor Ray Crippen died Sunday. We will continue to publish previously run “Isn’t That Something” columns on Saturdays, until further notice, as a tribute to Crippen and his knowledge of local and regional history. The following column...
January 1, 2016 - 9:41pm
December 29, 2015
Looking Back: 2005 -- Worthington hosts third forum in month on immigration issues
One year ago Nobles County Community Health Services Administrator Terri Janssen announced that her office, in collaboration with other local agencies, was awarded a $25,000 grant from UCare to form a Healthy Homes Coalition. Outgoing Worthington Mayor Alan Oberloh reflected on his...
December 29, 2015 - 9:40pm
December 24, 2015
Column: Greasy kids’ stuff -- we most certainly did not say that
Editor’s note: The following column was originally published in the Jan. 3, 2004, Daily Globe. WORTHINGTON — No, I did not. This was my answer to the question, “Did you get some hair oil for Christmas?” I did not. The question came from a man who was recalling Christmas seasons...
December 24, 2015 - 11:06am
December 22, 2015
Looking Back: 2005 -- Open house hosted for new Slayton hospice facility
One year ago The Warehouse, a one-stop shop for people in the market for antiques, arts and crafts, collectibles and home décor, opened on Luverne’s Main Street. Owners were Scott and Cheryl Moe. The Worthington City Council voted to select PBK Investments as the redeveloper for...
December 22, 2015 - 7:38pm
Worthington had a special Christmas visitor in 1955
By Linden Olson, Special to the Daily Globe WORTHINGTON — For Christmas break in 1955 — my freshman year at the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Home Economics at the University of Minnesota in St. Paul — my father, John Olson, picked me up for the trip back to Worthington....
December 22, 2015 - 7:36pm
December 18, 2015
Column: Now here's what we are going to do: We are going to draw names
Editor’s note: The following column was originally published in the Dec. 18, 2004, Daily Globe. WORTHINGTON — Christmas is a time when nearly everyone among us has one eye on today and one eye on yesterday. Memories of Christmases gone by are among everyone’s warmest memories....
December 18, 2015 - 9:35pm
December 15, 2015
Column: When OJ ran wild and tackled the Christrmas tree
By Nancy Zuehlke, Special to the Daily Globe WORTHINGTON — There is one more tree tipping story. Having one tree fall is enough. Two trees tipping is frightening. During the 1970s we had a very large orange and white cat, whom we named OJ. His name was chosen due to his coloring...
December 15, 2015 - 6:14pm
Looking Back: 1940 -- Nystrom in Broadway show with Ethel Merman
One year ago The Worthington Middle School music department hosted its annual Festival of Music concert at the Worthington High School gymnasium, with music instructors Mike Andersen, Cindy Anderson, Jeanette Jenson, Melanie Loy and Aimon Dwan leading the hundreds of participating...
December 15, 2015 - 6:12pm
December 11, 2015
Column: Commander-in-Chief came to visit Nobles troops for Christmas
Editor’s note: The following column was originally published in the Dec. 20, 2003, Daily Globe. WORTHINGTON — Worthington’s U.S. Army Reserve unit, the 452nd Quartermaster Co., is ordered to leave its Milton Avenue armory for active duty on Jan. 6, the Feast of Epiphany. Perhaps...
December 11, 2015 - 9:26pm
December 8, 2015
Column: 1990 -- MnDOT adds new funding to Minnesota 60 project
One year ago Three people were injured in a broadside crash at 9:36 a.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Minnesota 91 and Nobles County 16 near Lismore. The Compassionate Friends support group hosted a candle-lighting ceremony at the Cottonwood County Historical Society in Windom as...
December 8, 2015 - 6:18pm
December 4, 2015
Column: A Worthington from Christmas past
Editor’s note: The following column was originally published in the Dec. 13, 2003, Daily Globe. WORTHINGTON — He was known by one name. Perhaps this is evidence that he was exceptional. He was Mr. Curran, John Curran, Coach. Out of his presence, everyone just said, “Curran.”...
December 4, 2015 - 10:15pm
December 1, 2015
Looking Back: 2005 - Purrington appointed as Cottonwood County Sheriff
One year ago Members of the Okabena-Ocheda-Bella Clean Water Partnership Joint Powers Board officially requested involvement in future discussions on the transition or potential reuse of Worthington’s municipal golf course, Prairie View Golf Links, should the facility be closed....
December 1, 2015 - 6:45pm
November 27, 2015
Column: 'Neither rain nor snow no heat' is true dedication
WORTHINGTON — A long time ago I thought “government of the people” meant that if you had a thought for something, you might write down your thought and send me a letter. “The thing we ought to do is …” Write letter: people were putting government in action. Later, someone...
November 27, 2015 - 9:20pm