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Far out: “Space School Musical” lands in Worthington
Minnesota leaders look for $9 million for 2014 disasters
Worthington Country Club gets new life
Living with diabetes
Teenagers, who had guns, arrested after home invasion in Alexandria
Boys basketball: Pipestone Area clips Worthington
High school boys basketball: Recker drops 26 points for Adrian
High school girls basketball: Balanced Southwest improves to 5-0
Prep hockey: Windom Area falls twice
Girls basketball: Trojan girls finish strong
Column: Elizabeth Warren, godmother of sorts
Column: Worthington Christian School offering program tonight on 'The Trees of Christmas'
Letter: Letter on Christmas wasn't meant to be negative
Column: Energy industry -- CO2 is good for us
Column: Talk about a wildfire
Cyril F. Gengler
Teresa Marie Stofferan
David Dale Julius
Robert "Biff" Ervin Nutt
The pageantry of it all
Looking Back: 1964 - Armour helps Worthington hit employment high
HO, HO, HO: Koster has jolly time standing in for Santa
Column: Preservation -- the gift that keeps history alive
Genuine Author: Doug Wolter celebrates publication of first novel
Out and About
Probst 80th birthday
Schubert 90th birthday
Amundson 100th birthday
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May 27, 2013
Somnis named SWMC Employee of Year
WORTHINGTON -- Sanford Worthington Medical Center (SWMC) awarded the 2012 Employee of the Year award to Colleen Somnis on May 17 during the annual National Hospital Week activities. Somnis received this award based on nominations from her co-workers. Somnis began her employment at...
May 27, 2013 - 11:00pm
May 24, 2013
Capital Chatter: Democrats celebrate sending schools more money
ST. PAUL -- Democrats almost were giddy when Gov. Mark Dayton signed a bill upping education spending $485 million in the next two years. Democrat Dayton had pledged to increase education funding in every budget as long as he is governor.
news / politics / education / business
May 24, 2013 - 10:01pm
Many businesses to close for Memorial Day holiday
WORTHINGTON -- Many local businesses will be closed Monday in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. City, county, state and federal offices in Worthington will be closed all day Monday. The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce office will also be closed. The Worthington post...
news / business
May 24, 2013 - 9:58pm
May 19, 2013
Schutz, Weber to lead UPB
WORTHINGTON -- Jason Schutz and Ryan Weber have been promoted to jointly lead United Prairie Bank's Worthington operations, according to Scott D. Bradley, UPB Chief Executive Officer. "This is a first in United Prairie's 40-year history that two experienced bankers will team up to...
May 19, 2013 - 11:36pm
Dragonfly settles into historic Luverne space
LUVERNE -- As customers recently strolled into Dragonfly, a new interior design business in downtown Luverne, they looked around in awe and exclaimed...
May 19, 2013 - 11:33pm
May 12, 2013
Fareway lauded for its integrity
BOONE, Iowa -- Fareway Stores Inc. has announced it has been honored as a 2013 Better Business Bureau Integrity Award Winner. The award recognizes select Iowa businesses that act with the highest integrity. Fareway was nominated for the award by a business partner. From Fareway's...
May 12, 2013 - 10:58pm
Wolter returns as sports editor at Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON -- A familiar face has returned to the Daily Globe newsroom after a seven-year absence. Doug Wolter, a previous employee of the newspaper for nearly 23 years, is once again working at the Globe. He rejoined the staff as sports editor on April 29. "I couldn't be more...
business / sports
May 12, 2013 - 10:56pm
Hayenga joins ownership team at realty office
WORTHINGTON --A big change is under way at Worthington's Real Estate Retrievers office -- although it's not something that's visibly noticeable...
May 12, 2013 - 10:54pm
May 10, 2013
Column: Worthington Christian School students get down to business
WORTHINGTON -- If you have ever wanted to learn how to run a successful business, stop by Worthington Christian School and ask our first- and...
opinion / columns / business
May 10, 2013 - 12:00am
May 6, 2013
Lampert Lumber acquires Kooyman
WORTHINGTON -- Lambert Lumber has announced its acquisition of Kooyman Lumber in Pella, Iowa, effective last month. The business will continue to operate under the Kooyman Lumber name. Current staff will be retained, with Doug Kooyman as manager of the operation. Kooyman Lumber-Lamperts...
May 6, 2013 - 12:17am
TSC adds Jonsered chainsaws
BRENTWOOD, Tenn. -- Tractor Supply Company has announced it will be the exclusive retailer of the Jonsered brand of professional grade chainsaws. This marks the first time this international brand of power equipment has been made readily available to U.S.
May 6, 2013 - 12:15am
May 5, 2013
WHS grad on list of top 50 Minnesota businesspeople
WORTHINGTON -- Jeff Weness, senior director of corporate development for Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, was honored last week as one of 50 "remarkable players in the Minnesota business community." The son of Erlin and Jean Weness of Worthington and a 1990 Worthington...
news / business
May 5, 2013 - 11:57pm
May 4, 2013
Letter: City should invest in Beach Nook
Centennial Park is a place where young families can have wholesome activities and enjoy the lake. Young men and women play basketball and volleyball, and yes, stay out of trouble. The Beach Nook has been a great source of refreshments for the people that gather at the park, or just...
opinion / letters / business
May 4, 2013 - 12:00am
Letter: Hy-Vee employees saved people from scam
I would like to express my sincere thanks to Hy-Vee employees Karri and Shawnda at the customer service counter. On May 1, they helped my parents and prevented them from sending $3,000 to a scam, supposedly to get their grandson out of jail. Their caring attitude toward their customers...
opinion / letters / business / crime
May 4, 2013 - 12:00am
May 3, 2013
Minimum wage hike looks likely in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's minimum wage likely will rise after the House voted 68-62 Friday to increase it to $9.50 an hour, but the question is...
news / politics / business
May 3, 2013 - 10:15pm