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Discovering drones: District 518, 4-H partner in activity with foam aircraft
Doctor knows best: Ulbricht heeds medical advice while living with Type 2 diabetes
NRCS touts benefits of reduced tillage, cover crops in advance of World Soil Day
Special time with Santa
Gymnastics: Trojans start strong in Hendricks
College basketball: Women win, men lose
Prep wrestling: Sibley-Ocheyedan, Pipestone Area dreaming big
Gymnastics: Schuett leads JCC to win
Girls hockey: New Ulm tallies 10, tops Trojans
Column: Enrichment opportunities abound in 2017
As others see it: The free Vikes-tix perk ‘looks bad’ for all
Column: Reindeer games at Trump Tower
Column: It's time to hold Big Pharma responsible for opioid epidemic
As others see it: Busted your holiday budget already?
Geneva J. Strolz
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
Disheveled Thelogian: A feast, a robbery and a reason to give thanks
Looking Back: 1991 - Armory offers shelter during winter storm
GREAT INDOORS: How to repurpose your huge Thanksgiving newspaper
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November 9, 2016
Column: The real national embarrassment
WASHINGTON -- However this election turns out, the 2016 campaign for the White House will undoubtedly be remembered for its vulgarity, mean-spiritedness and mendacity. It has been a national embarrassment. But a parallel failing is less noticed: the unwillingness of both candidates...
November 9, 2016 - 1:15am
November 7, 2016
Column: America -- still great
WASHINGTON -- You can feel the tension. Strolling down the street, shopping at the corner market, stopping for a bite at the local tavern, friends and neighbors greet each other as usual but avoid the elephant sauntering around like he owns the place. It's best not to talk politics...
November 7, 2016 - 10:26pm
November 6, 2016
Column: Keeping our promises to veterans
WASHINGTON -- Each year on Veterans Day, I think about the military men and women I had the honor to meet when I took part in several overseas USO tours before I became a U.S. Senator. Those tours not only gave me the chance to help entertain our troops stationed in places like...
November 6, 2016 - 9:02pm
November 4, 2016
Column: Voters said ‘we will build a college’ 75 years ago
WORTHINGTON — If your memory is long, these continue to be puzzling times. Maybe you remember skinny men in fedora hats and shirt sleeves riding atop boxcars; maybe you remember a grimy, gaunt man going door to door through backyards asking for a sandwich; you may remember kids...
November 4, 2016 - 10:48pm
Column: Bond referendum based on district’s specific needs
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington School District is continually changing with the number of students in the district, the lack of substitute teachers, mandates from state and federal legislation, schedules that organize the day in each building and many more that could be mentioned....
November 4, 2016 - 8:47pm
November 3, 2016
Column: Countering the WCPC claim about pensions
WORTHINGTON -- So, what is the WCPC claim about with regard to pension liability? The Worthington School District 518, along with all other school districts, are now responsible to include pension liabilities as a part of the annual audit due to Governmental Accounting Standards...
November 3, 2016 - 5:10pm
November 2, 2016
Column: Joe-drinkers anonymous
The other day my 14-year old-daughter, Katie, asked me if she could bring a cup of coffee to school with her in a travel mug. Her words, though innocuous enough, brought about a serious Mom Moment. Suddenly Katie was 3 years old again, holding out her arms to be picked up and asking...
November 2, 2016 - 10:52pm
Wanted: Legislators who support a strong food economy
For years, it seems like the Twin Cities metro area dominates a lot of attention in Minnesota. Unfortunately, the vital role Greater Minnesota plays in our state is often overlooked. Those of us who live and work in Greater Minnesota can take pride in our role in supporting Minnesota’s...
November 2, 2016 - 10:44pm
November 1, 2016
Looking Back: 1991 -- Blizzard provided its own brand of Halloween horror
One year agoAfter a Worthington City Council special work session, council members were leaning toward directing city staff to defund Prairie View Golf Course. A decision on Prairie View's fate was due to appear on the Nov. 23 regular city council agenda. Four of the five area school...
November 1, 2016 - 10:20pm
October 31, 2016
Why we walked away and chose to support McMullin for president
By Frank Ludwig, Ken Cobb and Dave Thul We quit. Earlier this year, right in the middle of the presidential election, we walked away from our local leadership roles in the Republican Party. None of us wanted to resign. All three of us wanted to see our excellent local and regional...
October 31, 2016 - 8:43pm
October 30, 2016
These Halloween party foods are so delightful, you’ll scream
FARGO -- Halloween is right around the corner, and we’ve been working on some creative delights that can be enjoyed by trick-or-treaters of all ages. Whether you’re hosting a party for adults, a classroom celebration, or just looking for a new treat to soak in the season, these...
October 30, 2016 - 8:26pm
Column: State, federal mandates have brought great changes in education
WORTHINGTON -- Education is constantly changing with new responsibilities that have been added from the federal and state levels based on perceptions that educational needs are not being met by families and society. So, what is different in education compared to 50 years ago, based...
October 30, 2016 - 8:19pm
October 28, 2016
Column: Halloween is near -- prepare to be very frightened and shocked
Editor’s note: Former longtime Daily Globe Editor Ray Crippen died Dec. 27, 2015. We will continue to publish previously run “Isn’t That Something” columns on Saturdays, until further notice, as a tribute to Crippen and his knowledge of local and regional history. The following...
October 28, 2016 - 10:03pm
Column: Veterans Day to be observed in District 518
By Cory Van Briesen, District 518 WORTHINGTON -- Veterans Day is an official United States federal holiday that is observed annually on Nov. 11, honoring people who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces (also known as veterans). It is a day when citizens of our nation stop and think...
October 28, 2016 - 10:00pm
October 27, 2016
Column: Unaffordable health care for southwest Minnesota
By Darlene Anderson, MD WORTHINGTON -- Please note that the following is not your local health insurance agent’s fault. This is causing them stress, also. They want you covered with an affordable health care plan. We were amazed to hear Governor Dayton say recently that the Affordable...
October 27, 2016 - 10:38pm