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Dayton wants Minnesotans to take clean water pledge
Minnesota State Fair celebrates Yellow Ribbon program for veterans
City planning for 2017 budget continues
Prep football: Trojans hope to make their own breaks this year
Zimmer: It's 'possible' Bridgewater could be out for season
Area prep volleyball roundup
Prep volleyball: Serving strong in win for H-BC
Girls tennis: Trojans show fight in loss
Letter: Kiwanis projects are making an impact
Column: The cost of the EpiPen price increase
Column: Reforms and solutions to help First District farmers
Letter: Wake up and smell the drug companies
Letter: Either way, change coming in health insurance
Kenneth Linn Gaiser
Fern Rosezella Clauson
Lucille Margaret Poynter
Looking Back: 1991 -- New group home opening in Jackson County
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
Out and About
Yungmann 80th birthday
Ringkob 45th anniversary
Bullerman 60th anniversary
Froderman 65th anniversary
Rutzen 65th anniversary
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blast from the past
February 7, 2014
Les Knutson, Blast from the Past: Just before the Beatles, area came alive with exciting boys basketball play
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist LUVERNE — Having lost their fifth close Southwest Conference basketball game of the season the previous Friday night to District 8 rival Pipestone, the Luverne Cardinals were not to be denied on the evening of Feb. 7, 1964 — 50 years...
February 7, 2014 - 7:28pm
November 21, 2013
Blast from the Past: November 1963 -- Unforgettable
Les Knutson Daily Globe HERON LAKE — I remember it vividly, like it happened yesterday. I was in Mrs. Just’s fifth-hour seventh-grade English class at the K-12 Heron Lake Public School building and was sent to the office (on an errand, to get some chalk or more staples)...
November 21, 2013 - 9:30pm
November 7, 2013
Les Knutson: Minnesota cross country history has taken many turns
Les Knutson Daily Globe HERON LAKE — Looking through this year’s state cross country meet program was interesting. As always, I was intrigued with a look at the past. The first state meet — for boys’ only — was run in 1943 at the University of Minnesota’s Northrop...
November 7, 2013 - 2:32pm
September 9, 2013
Blast from the Past: Olson's passing brings back 1960 memories
Les Knutson Daily Globe columnist VIRGINIA — Fulda native Patrick Reusse has written many fabulous columns for the Minneapolis Star and Tribune. His latest —- published in Sunday’s paper —- brings baby boomers, those 62 or older according to Reusse, back in time by recalling...
September 9, 2013 - 10:27pm
July 4, 2013
Blast from the Past: Burns family had huge sports impact on Heron Lake
It was the second month of the third season for the Minnesota Twins, JFK was in his third year as the 35th President of the United States, "Surfin'...
July 4, 2013 - 11:04pm
April 11, 2013
BLAST: Quartet of players enjoying coaching success
WORTHINGTON -- In the past few days, a barrage of ice and heavy snow has made a carnage of trees as broken branches have tumbled to the ground all over the area. "It looks like a war zone out there," has been a frequent comment about the destruction of the three-day mid-April storm...
April 11, 2013 - 9:36pm
March 30, 2013
BLAST: Edgerton wins District 8 in 1963
EDGERTON - A week ago, Southwest Minnesota Christian High School, based in Edgerton, won its fifth Class A boys' basketball state championship. After...
March 30, 2013 - 12:06am
March 20, 2013
BLAST: Jackson, Edgerton emerge as 1963 district champions
WORTHINGTON -- Silverberg's was selling Minnesota Twins' youth jackets for $3.99 (sizes 3 to 6x) and sizes 8-16 were priced at $4.99, Schafer's...
March 20, 2013 - 12:05am
March 12, 2013
BLAST: More 1963 March Madness
WORTHINGTON - As the state of Minnesota still wondered and pondered the results of the closely-contested governor election from four months ago...
March 12, 2013 - 12:02am
February 28, 2013
BLAST: Area loaded with fine teams in 1963
WORTHINGTON -- A train with Strategic Command troops of the United States Air Force was stationed in Heron Lake, Bob Cousy and Bill Russell were...
February 28, 2013 - 12:26am
January 17, 2013
BLAST: After late skid, good last week yields 2012 Pigskin Pick'ems win!
HERON LAKE -- After skidding badly in Weeks 17 and 18, I recovered with a great final week -- going 6-2 -- and won the 2012 Daily Globe Pigskin Pick'ems contest by a five picks, finishing the season with a record of 132-56 for a new all-time best correct percentage of .702. That...
January 17, 2013 - 12:28am
November 14, 2012
BLAST FROM THE PAST: Bulldogs attained perfection
BREWSTER -- As the world was captivated by the Cuban Missile Crisis and "The Monster Mash," by Bobby "Boris" Pickett and The Cryptkickers, had...
November 14, 2012 - 12:20am
October 21, 2012
BLAST: Saturday thriller in Sioux Falls tops 1971 Nebraska vs. Oklahoma classic
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- In late November of 1971, I watched the ABC television broadcast of what has frequently been dubbed the "Greatest College Football Game of All-Time." Played on Thursday, Nov. 25 (Thanksgiving Day) at Owen Field in Norman, Oklahoma, the game featured two undefeated...
October 21, 2012 - 11:08pm
BLAST: Pigskin Pick 'ems is back for another exciting season
WORTHINGTON -- Once again, summer flew by and here it is already the fourth week of the high school football season -- and the fourth week of another Daily Globe "Pigskin Pick'ems" contest. It's been amazing to me, to have heard lots of comments over the years about my picks -- which,...
September 21, 2012 - 12:37am
August 9, 2012
BLAST: 1972 Centennial Edition recaps early Trojan football teams, three undefeated seasons
WORTHINGTON -- Bobby Fischer and Boris Spassky were squaring off in an ever-famous U.S. vs. U.S.S.R. chess match, Mark Spitz and Gary Hall were setting world records at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials in Chicago and Steve Prefontaine had been defeated in the 1,500-meter run at a...
August 9, 2012 - 9:51pm