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Racial unrest mounts
Minnesota students again score top marks on ACTs
Fire engulfs 11th Street house
School board kicks off the year
Discarded Band-Aid helps crack home invasion case
Prep soccer: Optimism running high in Worthington
Prep tennis: Luverne netters split with Montevideo, YME
Blast from the Past: Answers to Saturday's quiz
Prep tennis: Consistency is key for Worthington
Amateur baseball: Luverne walks off for state tourney win
Column: Internal watchdogs keep government services accountable
Column: Why I don’t — and should never — cruise
Column: Theater of the Absurd in Ferguson, Mo.
Opinion: Internal watchdogs keep government services accountable
Column: Sympathy for the devil?
Donald Paul Feit
Janice "Jan" Kaye Mischke
Prairie Star: Lodine to receive SMAC honor
1939: Chautauqua pavilion to be razed
Looking Back: 2004 -- Hurricane-force winds flatten crops
Column: The wayward days of hemp growers and bootleggers
Going green: Fresh-picked beans one of the pleasures of summertime eating
Out and About
Wolff 90th birthday
Niessink 50th anniversary
Masching 50th anniversary
Krogman 85th birthday
Strolz 90th birthday
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March 3, 2014
BNSF boosts shuttles
Grain elevators continue to struggle with slow rail service, but large shuttle train shipments sped up last week, according to a weekly Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Inc. report. John Miller, vice president for BNSF Railway’s agricultural group, in a weekly podcast Feb....
March 3, 2014 - 10:32pm
December 13, 2012
Canada wants joint effort to clean Red River, Lake Winnipeg
MINNEAPOLIS -- Winnipeg residents used to flock to the lake that carries their city's name, but not so much now. Huge areas of blue-green algae cover much of the northern part of the lake most years. Canadian experts say this is happening in a large part because Minnesota and North...
December 13, 2012 - 10:07pm
August 28, 2012
Man drives lawn mower from Canada to Iowa to promote children's hearing center
WINDOM -- "Grandpa Bob," 2-year-old Maren Hasse said, smiling, as she saw Bob Harms at a pit-stop during his charity ride "Steering for Better Hearing." On Tuesday, a crowd of about 30 people, including the toddler, welcomed Harms, who arrived via a Toro lawn mower, at the Toro Company...
August 28, 2012 - 9:31pm
January 16, 2012
Canadian-born Myrna Nystrom relishes U.S.
WORTHINGTON -- The reason Myrna Nystrom came to Worthington was pretty simple. "I fell in love," she said. Talking from inside her classroom at Worthington High School, Nystrom told the tale of how she wound up in the southwest Minnesota community. "I was up at Bethel College getting...
January 16, 2012 - 9:27pm
March 30, 2011
Playground paradise for geese
A Canada goose stands at the edge of a flooded park Wednesday in Jackson. The level of flooding around the Jackson area has been listed as "moderate."
March 30, 2011 - 9:03pm
April 22, 2010
Mother goose keeps watchful eye
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe Mother goose keeps watchful eye A Canada goose lays low as she sits on her nest of eggs atop a muskrat mound in...
April 22, 2010 - 8:31pm
February 24, 2010
Book on Nobles County's Amish settlement to be released March 6
WORTHINGTON -- A visit to a little-known Amish Mennonite Cemetery in Nobles County in 2004 has lead a group of Canadians to write a book about family members who settled near Wilmont between 1891 and 1910. "Minnesota Meanderings" is set to be released in a March 6 book launch in...
February 24, 2010 - 12:00am
Worthington provides bioscience opportunities for neighbors to the north
WORTHINGTON -- It's not clear whether Worthington's group of Canadian visitors actually brought the snow and sleet with them, but it made for a good joke Friday, as a group of science-minded students from Manitoba continued their tour of the community's bioscience facilities. Four...
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October 24, 2009 - 12:00am
April 30, 2008
Brief: Air Force Snowbirds to visit today
WORTHINGTON -- Canadian Air Force Snowbirds will visit Worthington Municipal Airport today. All are invited to the airport to visit the aircraft, which are making a fuel stop in Worthington starting at 1 p.m. Approximately 11 planes will be at the airport for a short time and are...
April 30, 2008 - 12:00am