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Community comes together to help kids in Haiti
Noxious weed on state’s eradication list found in Nobles County
Amato to speak Oct. 9 at Murray County Historical Society annual meeting
Hobie Wave Midwest Regional Regatta begins today on Lake Okabena
Former college linebacker sues bars, attackers for injury in 2014 Mankato brawl
Soccer: WHS boys shut out Jordan, girls shut out by Jordan
Area prep volleyball roundup
Girls tennis: Trojans tennis tops MACCRAY
Scott Rall: Why you feed them all year long
Prep football: Key contests are on tap
Column: Trump -- too much of a wacko bird to be an albatross
Letter: Crossing at middle school must be made safer
Letter: “It’s time for Trump”? Not so much
Column: Sniffles and The Cyber go to town
Column: I'm not done yet -- a tribute to a friend
Nellie Lois Bruns
Douglas Ralph Geertsema
Art exhibit opening is Sunday
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
out and about
Rehborg 50th annivwrsary
Benson 55th anniversary
Bakker 50th anniversary
Data: Sept. 30, 2016
Review and comment on the school construction proposal
Notice of informal probate Carl Edward Smid
Data: Sept. 29, 2016
Data: Sept. 27, 2016
blast from the past
May 11, 2016
Blast From the Past: In '91, W-WG was tournament-tested and ready
EDITOR’S NOTE: Last week’s “Blast” (May 12) established the background of Westbrook-Walnut Grove’s memorable 1990-91 boys’ basketball season as a first-year paired high school. With a tall starting lineup — featuring 6-4 senior Nick Kuehl and 6-3 junior Tim Fowler at...
May 11, 2016 - 7:24pm
May 6, 2016
Blast From the Past: W-WG ruled basketball in 1990-91
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist WESTBROOK — While the Persian Gulf War, known as Operation Desert Storm, was happening in Saudi...
May 6, 2016 - 6:30pm
March 23, 2016
Les Knutson: Fulda's '06 state title triggered by big rally against rival MCC
Blast From the Past Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist FULDA — Trailing by four points with less than a minute left and playing without...
March 23, 2016 - 8:38pm
November 19, 2015
Blast from the Past: Trojans 8-1 in 1965; Bulldogs extended win streak
Les Knutson Blast from the Past WORTHINGTON — While the Minnesota Twins and Los Angeles Dodgers were battling through seven close games of the 1965 World Series and Billboard’s top-five singles included “Yesterday” by the Beatles, “A Lover’s Concerto” by the Toys,...
November 19, 2015 - 9:02pm
November 3, 2015
Blast from the Past: Suddenly, it's all over
HERON LAKE — A couple of weeks ago, Zach Hacker — who correctly picked nine out of 10 football games this past week — wrote a blog about late fall being the best time of the year. I read Zach’s column with interest and agreement. My colleague was correct, late fall — especially...
November 3, 2015 - 11:29pm
August 4, 2015
Blast from the Past: Koopman, Grothe pitch Rockets into 1965 finals
SLAYTON — As the United States continued to escalate its involvement in the Vietnam War and the Minnesota Twins stretched their lead in the 10-team American League, a pair of Windom area farmers were traveling across the Atlantic Ocean for a 21-day African Safari. That’s right....
August 4, 2015 - 8:43pm
July 28, 2015
Blast from the Past: Twins lead American League, Cubs advance in 1965 amateur playoffs
WORTHINGTON — Monday evening, the seedings and pairings for the 2015 Region 13C amateur baseball playoffs were announced. The six area teams — Hadley, Wilmont, Milroy, Heron Lake, Lakefield and Jackson — who won last week’s best-of-three series between teams from the First...
July 28, 2015 - 9:24pm
March 19, 2015
Blast From the Past: In Fulda, it was great to be alive in '75
LES KNUTSON Daily Globe FULDA — On the evening of March 3, 1975 — 52 days after the Blizzard of the Century, often referred to as an “Arctic Hurricane,” struck southwestern Minnesota with a ferocious three-day snowstorm — the Fulda High School boys basketball team did...
March 19, 2015 - 7:19pm
February 25, 2015
Blast from the Past: Harris was a NW Iowa power in 1955
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist HARRIS, Iowa — The building is now a privately-owned storage facility, but 60 years ago — in...
February 25, 2015 - 9:42pm
January 7, 2015
Blast From the Past: WHS earned 54th straight conference mat win before '75 storm hit
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist WORTHINGTON — On the second Thursday evening of January, 40 years ago — the night before the Storm of the Century, the Big Blizzard of 1975 or what was dubbed an ‘Arctic Hurricane’ struck the area and paralyzed all traffic and...
January 7, 2015 - 10:34pm
August 17, 2014
Blast from the Past: Answers to Saturday's quiz
WORTHINGTON — I did get a few responses to Saturday’s quiz, but most just answered a question or two. As promised, here are the answers: 1) The correct answer is the Magnolia Bulldogs. Playing eight-man football in the Tri-County Conference, the Bulldogs started their 25-game...
August 17, 2014 - 10:50pm
August 15, 2014
Blast From the Past: What do you remember
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist WORTHINGTON — Here it is already the middle of August and most of the summer is already a “Blast From the Past.” Before a new fall sports season swings into action, I would like to time some time to reflect back on some previous...
August 15, 2014 - 7:58pm
July 25, 2014
Blast From the Past: In '64, WHS stole the diamond
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist “Regnier Gang Pulls Off Big Diamond Robbery” The above heading was the banner headline on...
July 25, 2014 - 7:34pm
June 20, 2014
Blast from the Past: Backyard track and field in the summer of '64
For the third time in eight years, the Minnesota Gophers won the NCAA baseball championship, claiming a 5-1 victory over Missouri in the finals...
June 20, 2014 - 11:00pm
May 8, 2014
Blast from the Past: Kirkwood led Trojans in '74; 13 Relays records set in '64
Les Knutson Sports columnist WORTHINGTON — Two days after Sioux Valley dominated the five-school Western Division of the Southern Star Conference high school track and field meet on its own grass track, 13 records were set at the 12th annual Trojans Relays on Worthington’s...
May 8, 2014 - 9:26pm