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Candidates plan ice cream social
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
August 13, 2011
BLAST FROM THE PAST: Remembering the 1990 Luverne Legion team
LUVERNE -- With just a dozen kids on its roster, Luverne's American Legion baseball team rallied to win the 2nd District championship in early...
August 13, 2011 - 12:16am
July 29, 2011
BLAST FROM THE PAST: 100 years of high school hoops
WORTHINGTON -- Held as an invitational tournament in March of 1913 at Carleton College in Northfield, the event became known as the Minnesota...
July 29, 2011 - 12:00am
July 13, 2011
BLAST FROM THE PAST: A look back at the summer of 1971
WORTHINGTON -- For five weeks during the summer of 1971, Carole King was on top of Billboard's Top 40 with her two-sided record -- featuring...
July 13, 2011 - 11:56pm
July 2, 2011
BLAST FROM THE PAST: Des Moines River "Rats" had fun playing fast-pitch softball
WESTBROOK -- They gathered once again last Monday at the Westbrook Community Center to reminisce about the "good old days" when they were young...
July 2, 2011 - 12:00am
June 18, 2011
Spring season capped with success; answers to June 4 quiz
WORTHINGTON -- Here it is already the middle of June. The good news is that summer has arrived and -- finally -- the weather is warm more often than not. The bad news is Tuesday marks what has been called "Midsummer's Eve" and is officially known as the summer solstice. What's...
June 18, 2011 - 1:21am
June 4, 2011
BLAST FROM THE PAST: It was the Third of June, 1967
WORTHINGTON -- Amazingly, it's been 44 years since country singer Bobbi Gentry hit the rock charts with her 1967 classic ballad "Ode to Billie Joe." In the song, Gentry refers to yesterday's date as she twangs "It was the Third of June, another dusty delta day. I was out pickin'...
June 4, 2011 - 12:15am
May 28, 2011
BLAST FROM THE PAST: Harmon Killebrew, Judy Haberman each leave lasting impressions
HERON LAKE -- In the past two weeks, two really nice people have died -- both after battling cancer. Famous Minnesota Twins' slugger Harmon Killebrew, who was the signature Twin during the decade of the 1960s when I was growing up, passed away at age 74 on May 17. One day earlier,...
May 28, 2011 - 12:10am
May 5, 2011
BLAST FROM THE PAST: Ransom Township dairy-farm kids helps Falcons soar in '90
BIGELOW -- Growing up as neighbors in Section 24 of Ransom Township on the southern tier of Nobles County near the tiny town of Bigelow, Clay...
May 5, 2011 - 12:24am
April 23, 2011
Bob, Carol, Mike, and crossing the Danube -- it's late April
WORTHINGTON -- Yesterday, by lifelong friend Bob Haken turned 60. Today, two great adult friends -- Carol Olson Garmer and Mike Traphagen are celebrating birthdays. On April 23, 1945, the Daily Globe's banner headline ran: "Third Lunges Toward Munich" "Russians Hold About Fourth...
April 23, 2011 - 12:06am
April 15, 2011
BLAST FROM THE PAST: Suman, Schnaible, Kruger enjoy 1986 spring success
WORTHINGTON -- While 46-year-old golf legend Jack Nicklaus was dominating the national sports headlines during the middle of April -- 25 years ago -- with his incredible final round of 65 which gave him the 1986 Masters golf championship in dramatic comeback fashion, several area...
April 15, 2011 - 11:11pm
April 1, 2011
BLAST FROM THE PAST: HL-O girls cap undefeated season with '81 state title
HERON LAKE-OKABENA -- Spurred on by tremendous community support, the exceptionally hard-working, goal-oriented girls' basketball team from...
April 1, 2011 - 1:30am
March 29, 2011
BLAST FROM THE PAST: Springfield gives southwestern Minnesota another state title
MINNEAPOLIS -- Practices across the state started in the third week of November for high school boys' basketball teams -- a total of 470 of them, according to Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) figures -- involving a grand total of 13,491 participants. Last week, at both...
March 29, 2011 - 12:00am
March 23, 2011
BLAST FROM THE PAST: Baldy will be missed, Thompson featured Saturday, more about the 1961 tournament
WORTHINGTON -- Friends, family and colleagues of Floyd W.
March 23, 2011 - 12:21am
March 10, 2011
BLAST FROM THE PAST: Fifty years ago, tall and talented Okabena Bluehawks finish 19-2
OKABENA -- During the second week of March 50 years ago, a tall and talented boys' basketball team, representing tiny Okabena High School, was...
March 10, 2011 - 12:00am
January 12, 2011
BLAST FROM THE PAST: Mixed results from 35 seasons
WORTHINGTON -- It's been three weeks (Dec.
January 12, 2011 - 11:40pm