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Klobuchar, Franken announce more than $100 million in critical heating aid
Community helps build Oxford Street; 2017 overlay project could be delayed
Nobles SWCD begins connecting with landowners on buffers
Boo! Windom’s haunted house will spark ‘Old School Nightmares’
Minnesota already breaking voting records ahead of Nov. 8
Section 3A cross country: Luverne girls, Windom Area boys prevail
Section 2AA cross country: Koller leads WHS runners
Iowa state football: H-LP puts perfect record on the line
Scott Rall: Hi ho, hi ho, it's off to work we go
Section football: Fulda, MLA, MCC finish the job
Column: Unaffordable health care for southwest Minnesota
Editorial: Peterson in the 7th with an asterisk
Letter: School referendum represents chance to ‘pay it forward’
Editorial: Schomacker for District 22A Representative
Letter: Our schools are committed to our students and our community
Carol E. Anderson
Ralph Wellington Thueson
James G. Myers
Community Thanksgiving dinner is Nov. 24
Disheveled Theologian: Banana bread evangelism
2016 Local Business Guide Directory
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
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Birth: Oct. 26, 2016
Kill 80th birthday
Taylor 90th birthday
Kunze 90th birthday
Schaap 90th birthday
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June 22, 2016
DNR opts not to replace dam at Blue Mound State Park
LUVERNE -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced Wednesday it will not replace the dam in Blue Mounds State Park that suffered...
June 22, 2016 - 9:59pm
December 8, 2015
Blue Mounds dam in question: Minnesota DNR decision expected later this month
LUVERNE — Nearly a year and a half ago flood waters in Rock County wiped out a portion of a historic dam inside Blue Mounds State Park, draining...
December 8, 2015 - 9:34pm
March 22, 2015
Ready for their breakthrough
ST. PAUL — Here come the barges, St. Paul. Navigation season on the upper Mississippi River could begin as soon as next week, once ice melts...
March 22, 2015 - 8:26pm
January 7, 2015
Blue Mounds State Park repairs in limbo
LUVERNE — When the Blue Mounds State Park discovered E. coli bacteria in its well and only water source for the park just before Memorial Day...
January 7, 2015 - 9:17pm
July 14, 2014
Blue Mounds State Park reopens
LUVERNE — One month after torrential rains flooded Mound Creek and compromised a 1930s-era dam that practically emptied the man-made recreational...
July 14, 2014 - 10:43pm
February 8, 2012
Changes planned for Lake Ocheda dam
WORTHINGTON -- A request by the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District to install fish barriers in all 10 bays of the dam on Lake Ocheda may lead...
February 8, 2012 - 8:56pm
July 20, 2011
Windom council proceeds with dam plans
WINDOM -- After almost four years of weighing its options and working with various parties, Windom's city council decided at its Tuesday meeting to resume plans for the Des Moines River dam. In 2007, water from the river began flowing around the dam which eventually led to a breach...
July 20, 2011 - 8:36pm
March 1, 2011
Council discusses fate of Windom's Des Moines dam
WORTHINGTON -- For nearly four years the Des Moines River dam in Windom has been inoperable. It appears the dam will remain inoperable for the...
March 1, 2011 - 10:32pm
August 24, 2010
Water over the dam
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe Water over the dam Water trickles over the Blue Mounds State Park dam onto the Sioux quartzite below Tuesday afternoon...
August 24, 2010 - 8:44pm
May 18, 2010
Luverne dam project may cost more than anticipated
LUVERNE -- Improvements to the Rock River dam are estimated to cost approximately $90,000 more than the anticipated cost-share dollars available, according to Luverne City Administrator John Call. He presented the information to members of the Luverne City Council during a work session...
May 18, 2010 - 9:03pm
March 17, 2010
Warm weather comes at a cost
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe Warm weather comes at a cost Water runs over the top the dam and out of its banks in many areas of the Rock River...
March 17, 2010 - 12:00am
January 27, 2010
Soybean producers follow crops' path down the Mighty Mississippi
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January 27, 2010 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
Brief: Council has two dam options
WINDOM -- Council members may select a final proposal on the Windom dam project Nov. 18. Last month, the city solicited feedback from residents regarding the fate of the dam, which has been structurally compromised for more than a year. A feasibility study was conducted to narrow...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
Brief: Meeting planned on Windom dam
WINDOM -- Windom area residents will have a chance to give feedback regarding the fate of the Des Moines River dam that broke more than a year ago. The city council will host the second public meeting on the topic at 7 p.m. Monday at Windom City Hall.
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
October 16, 2008
Brief: Dam survey results unveiled
WINDOM -- The City of Windom has received the results of a survey soliciting feedback about the Island Park dam. The results were unveiled in a stakeholders meeting Tuesday. The survey asked users whether they would prefer to keep the dam, replace the dam with rock riffles or remove...
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am