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Trump picks Iowa Governor Branstad as U.S. ambassador to China: transition official
Family Art Night scheduled during parent-teacher conferences week
Remembering Pearl Harbor: WWII veteran on Oahu when Japanese launched sneak attack
Seminar aims to create smooth transition for retiring business owners
Area girls basketball roundup: Adrian beats Luverne after slow start
Prep wrestling: Trojans fall in tight battle with W/RRC
Area boys basketball roundup: Huskies win high-scoring season opener
Boys hockey: Trojans refuse to quit in loss to Redwood Valley
Boys basketball: Trojans show teamwork, depth in victory over Luverne
Letter: Pioneer Village
Letter: Local government entities should live within their means
Column: 21st Century Cures Act a remedy for all Americans
Letter: There's a third group of Americans, too
Letter: Thanks to organizers of community Thanksgiving
Gerald L. Smith
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
PieLogNog: A holiday mashup of chocolate, salted caramel, eggnog and pecan pie
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
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March 28, 2016
Easter bombing kills 70, Pakistan plans new paramilitary crackdown
LAHORE, Pakistan — Pakistan has decided to launch a paramilitary crackdown on Islamist militants in Punjab, the country’s richest and most...
March 28, 2016 - 4:41pm
March 27, 2016
Suicide bomber targeting Christians kills 65, mostly women and children, in Pakistan park
LAHORE, Pakistan — A suicide bomber killed at least 65 people, mostly women and children, at a park in Lahore Sunday in an attack claimed by...
March 27, 2016 - 8:59pm
Use ‘weapons of love’ to fight evil of terrorism, pope says on Easter Sunday
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis urged the world in his Easter message to use the “weapons of love” to combat the evil of “blind and brutal...
March 27, 2016 - 8:36pm
March 25, 2016
‘Timing is everything’: Greenhouse has growing Easter lilies down to a science
DETROIT LAKES — Growing Easter lilies and telling a good joke have one thing in common — they’re both all about timing. And Bergen’s...
March 25, 2016 - 7:31pm
March 23, 2016
Column: The Burden O’ the Green
Last Thursday was St. Patrick’s Day and, when your last name is O’Donnell, that means it comes with a little baggage. Or, as I like to call it: The Burden O’ the Green. Names come with expectations. Name your child “Edsel” and he’ll — at least by the older generations...
March 23, 2016 - 10:09am
March 21, 2016
Letter: Beliefs can have consequences
By Mike Bogle, Windom God gave the Nation of Israel seven festivals. They are prophetic shadow pictures of God’s plan of redemption from the fall of man to the final defeat of sin and Satan. The first three foreshadowed the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Passover,...
March 21, 2016 - 4:48pm
April 1, 2015
The purpose-driven Easter egg
It’s Holy Week. A busy, meaningful, beautiful time of year. Easter is my favorite holiday. This is true not just for obvious reasons (theology,...
April 1, 2015 - 10:53am
March 27, 2015
Easter Egg Hunt is April 4 in Worthington
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Optimist Club and Hy-Vee will host its annual Easter Egg Hunt at 10 a.m. April 4 at Prairie Elementary, Worthington. Doors will open at 9:15 a.m., and Walgreens will be taking pictures of children with the Easter Bunny. The hunt is open to youths...
March 27, 2015 - 9:52pm
March 31, 2013
7,000 Easter eggs: Annual hunt marks holiday for families
WORTHINGTON -- More than 400 children and their parents waited Saturday morning in the Prairie Elementary gym to search through piles of shredded...
March 31, 2013 - 10:00pm
April 8, 2012
Easter egg hunt
Seven-month-old Ian Metteer, Worthington, is all smiles after finding his share of Easter eggs during Saturday's annual hunt at Prairie Elementary...
April 8, 2012 - 7:35pm
April 24, 2011
The great Easter egg hunt
Ilan Schei, 2, of Worthington, has fun with the shredded paper after finding his eggs during the Easter Egg Hunt Saturday morning at Prairie...
April 24, 2011 - 8:48pm
April 17, 2011
Easter Egg Hunt is Saturday
WORTHINGTON -- The annual indoor Optimist Easter Egg Hunt will take place at 10 a.m. Saturday at Prairie Elementary. Doors open at 9:45 a.m. Prizes will given, and the event is open to youths in third grade and younger. Youths must be accompanied by an adult. The event is being...
April 17, 2011 - 8:43pm
April 5, 2010
An "egg-celent" day for a hunt
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe An "egg-celent" day for a hunt Parents take photos and help their children find candy filled eggs in the 0 to 2-year-old...
April 5, 2010 - 12:00am
April 3, 2010
Signs of the season
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe Signs of the season Three crosses are placed annually for the Easter season on top of the Ocheyedan Mound south...
April 3, 2010 - 12:00am
March 17, 2009
Letter: A spring holiday is approaching
As we enter this Lenten season, I was made aware of a disturbing fact: My Webster New World College Dictionary defines Easter as, "orig... name of pagan vernal festival almost coincident in date with paschal festival of the church." After these many years of ignorance, I will now...
March 17, 2009 - 12:00am