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New bike lane pedals into focus
All in the family: Staff members' offspring walk Minnesota West's halls
King Turkey Day 5K event nears
New sewer work begins Tuesday
WHS coronation is 2 p.m. Tuesday
Prep football: Jays fly by Worthington
Prep football: Edgerton/Ellsworth gets it done against MLA
Prep volleyball: Windom Area hands Worthington second loss
Prep football: JCC reclaims Oaken Bucket
Prep football: Adrian runs over Canby
Column: What line to draw on beheadings?
Column: Teamwork prized at Prairie Elementary
Column: Give me a home where the scapegoats roam
As others see it: Don't force taxpayers to subsidize campaigns
Letter: WCC manager, others did great job with wedding
Karen C. Loosbrock
Vera Eunice Hvistendahl
Daniel Lee Sagmoe
Gerald Dale Flatebo
Jon Bredal (formerly John Pederson)
Framing history: Upcoming exhibit focuses on area photographers
Column: Brewster is still looking great after all these years
Religion briefs: Aug. 28
Looking Back: 1964 - English becomes part of mass at Worthington's St. Mary's
Column: Listen up, kids (especially if you're hungry)
Out and About
Kraft 80th birthday
Birth: Aug. 30, 2014
Dykstra 50th anniversary
Demuth 65th anniversary
Data: Aug. 30, 2014
Data: Aug. 28, 2014
Notice to the Public by FEMA
Data: Aug. 27, 2014
Data: Aug. 26, 2014
December 26, 2009
A very white Christmas
WORTHINGTON -- The Christmas Blizzard of 2009, powered by a merger of two separate storm systems, dumped more than 15 inches of snow on southwest Minnesota, brought holiday travel to a standstill, caused a 14-hour power outage in Slayton and cost the City of Worthington alone about...
December 26, 2009 - 12:00am
Where's Santa? Area police keep track
WORTHINGTON -- As area law enforcement officials prepared for the anticipated blizzard, putting contingency plans in place and getting ready...
December 26, 2009 - 12:00am
One for the books: Recalling blizzards of winters past
WORTHINGTON -- A list of Minnesota winter storms compiled by the Minnesota Climatology Work Group dates back to 1835 and chronicles drastic temperature...
December 26, 2009 - 12:00am
December 24, 2009
Travel will be nearly impossible due to winter storm
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Christmas travel in southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa will be severely impacted by a significant winter storm, the National Weather Service warned Thursday. "This is a life-threatening system and any travel from tonight through Saturday will be treacherous,...
December 24, 2009 - 9:03am
Editorial: With a storm comes Christmas
As this is being written, warnings of the worst snowstorm in a quarter century are being aired across southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa. For folks who've been dreaming of a white Christmas, it sure appears those wishes are going to come all too true. It's probable that many...
opinion / editorials / news
December 24, 2009 - 12:00am
December 23, 2009
Do you have a photo from this Christmas blizzard that you'd like to share with Daily Globe readers? Digital images (resolution of at least 200 ppi is preferred) can be e-mailed to email@example.com. Include information about where and when the photo was taken. The photos may be used...
December 23, 2009 - 12:59pm
National Weather Service: Blizzard will be a prolonged winter weather event
10:14 a.m. Wednesday SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Holiday travel will be severely impacted by the life-threatening storm rapidly approaching the Midwest, warned the National Weather Service Wednesday. The storm will be a prolonged winter weather event, with the storm leaving the Rockies...
December 23, 2009 - 10:15am
Sheriff recommends no travel
WORTHINGTON -- The warnings began days ago. Ice. Heavy snow. High winds. Some meteorologists have referred to the expected bad weather as "the Blizzard of the Century" and "the worst storm in 25 years." "This thing has been predicted as one of the biggest storms we've had in a long...
December 23, 2009 - 9:51am
Blizzard threatens holiday travelers
WORTHINGTON -- It's beginning to look a bit too much like Christmas. Nearly three inches of fresh snow had fallen by noon Tuesday, creating a total of 10 inches on the ground in Worthington and causing many to question their holiday travel plans. A winter storm that began moving...
news / travel
December 23, 2009 - 12:00am
December 10, 2009
Winds create giant drifts
WORTHINGTON -- The parking lot was full late Tuesday and early Wednesday at the Blue Line Travel Center -- and mostly empty at many other places around town -- thanks to blizzard-like conditions that blew through the region. Snow had stopped falling in most places before sunrise...
December 10, 2009 - 12:00am
December 9, 2009
Blustery blizzard hits region
WORTHINGTON -- So much for easing into winter. After an unseasonably mild November, the first big snowfall of the season brought sliding cars, school closings and a bonafide blizzard for northwest Iowa and parts of southwest Minnesota. Late Monday morning, the National Weather Service...
December 9, 2009 - 12:00am
April 1, 2009
Road crew rescues family
DICKINSON, N.D. - While many people hunkered down safely in their homes during a blizzard that paralyzed the area Sunday evening, a Hebron couple and a young girl spent what may have been the longest night of their lives in their vehicles. Amy Urlacher of Hebron called 911 at about...
April 1, 2009 - 11:50am
March 12, 2009
Driver arrested after fleeing cop during blizzard
A high-speed chase in Alexandria during Tuesday's winter storm resulted in an arrest - and fortunately, no injuries. The incident started at about 3:20 p.m.
news / police
March 12, 2009 - 1:00pm
March 11, 2009
Stranded motorists went to get milk
HAWLEY, Minn. - Clay County sheriff's deputies and a snowplow operator had to rescue four people who got stuck on a county road during a trip to buy milk in Tuesday's blizzard. Authorities received a call at 9:10 p.m. that four adults were stranded in a van stuck in a 4-foot-deep...
March 11, 2009 - 12:00pm
February 5, 2009
Editorial: Thanks for sharing, readers
Twenty-five years ago Wednesday, a fierce blizzard tore across southwest Minnesota. The story of the storm was recounted in Wednesday's Daily Globe, and it wasn't long before individuals began posting their memories of the horrific weather to our newspaper's Web site, www.dglobe.com,...
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am