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Presidential primary legislation hits rough spot
Outdoors projects receive Minnesota Senate OK
Michigan man charged with identity theft
Caregiving film series starts tonight at CAL
Prep baseball: Seven-run first helps Trojans dump E/SWC
Prep golf: Van Hove, Koepsell shine for WHS
Prep softball: Pipestone Area sweeps E/SWC in highly anticipated twinbill
Prep baseball: MCC rally comes up short
Boys tennis: Worthington upends YME 5-2
Column: Trump, in his own words
Letter: Bill gives boost to agricultural safety
Letter: House Democrats take aim at Lewis and Clark
Column: Housing shortages force companies to think outside the box
Column: Using technology to boost student engagement
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Detective work: Dave Hoffman recognized as one of the ‘Faces of Hope’ by Crisis Center
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First ‘Birding on the Green’ event is Monday
Religion briefs: April 28
Looking Back: 2006 -- Central Elementary slated for demolition
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Breuker 90th birthday
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May 2, 2016
Caregiving film series starts tonight at CAL
WORTHINGTON — Worthington’s Center for Active Living is offering a three-part series addressing caregiving. The first film in the series, “Caring for Mom & Dad,” produced by PBS, will be shown at 5:30 p.m. today at the CAL, 211 11th St. According to PBS promotional materials,...
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Senators back ‘granny pods’ for sick family
ST. PAUL — Minnesota senators overwhelmingly support allowing elderly or disabled people, especially those nearing death, to live in small homes on family property. “Some aging Minnesotans are put in a position that their housing needs are not adequately met,” Sen. John Hoffman,...
May 2, 2016 - 5:47pm
April 29, 2016
Common concerns: Mental health services available
WORTHINGTON — As April draws to a close, so does Counseling Awareness Month, which in 2016 carried the theme “Better Together With Counseling.” Professional counselors in the region emphasize that people facing problems of various kinds shouldn’t see the need for counseling...
April 29, 2016 - 9:26pm
April 22, 2016
Young mom makes time for robotic hysterectomy
WORTHINGTON — As a vibrant, energetic young mother, Jessica Matt doesn’t exactly fit one’s mental image of the typical hysterectomy patient....
April 22, 2016 - 9:46pm
April 3, 2016
Exposure at the Expo: Event helps vendors get the word out about their products and services
WORTHINGTON — The attendees at Saturday’s Daily Globe Women’s Expo, Health & Home Show came away with bags full of free giveaways and...
April 3, 2016 - 9:57pm
April 1, 2016
Forget it not: Virtual Dementia Tour aimed at building empathy and awareness
WORTHINGTON — Imagine your life becoming smaller, quieter, more confusing and definitely more painful than it is today. Now imagine trying...
lifestyles / health
April 1, 2016 - 9:11pm
March 30, 2016
Lawmakers upset with late MNsure forms
ST. PAUL — The state’s failure to promptly mail critical tax forms to Minnesotans who enrolled in health insurance plans through MNsure may be corrected, but lawmakers remain angry. Rep. Mark Anderson, R-Lake Shore, said Wednesday that he is disappointed “no heads have rolled....
March 30, 2016 - 3:52pm
March 18, 2016
Scoping things out: McNab’s colonoscopy is potential lifesaver
BREWSTER — Join the club. That’s what Dave McNab was thinking as he turned 50 last year; visions of AARP cards, imminent senior discounts...
March 18, 2016 - 9:32pm
March 16, 2016
Workshop on chronic health conditions scheduled
WORTHINGTON — A.C.E. of Southwest Minnesota and the Center for Active Living are offering a customized workshop for people living with chronic health conditions. The Better Choices, Better Health workshop is a six-week series to teach skills to individuals to manage their health....
March 16, 2016 - 9:53pm
No resolution to debate on patients taking lethal drugs
ST. PAUL — Chester Jacobson sat at a Minnesota Senate committee witness table, reading his wife’s words to legislators: “We should have the right to die peacefully on our own terms.” Bobbi Jacobson of Richfield sat nearby in a wheelchair Wednesday, unable to talk because she...
News / politics
March 16, 2016 - 9:46pm
March 15, 2016
'Latinos living well' set in Sibley
SIBLEY, Iowa— Latino families will learn how to improve their health and stay fit during a four-week series of free classes offered by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in partnership with Osceola Community Hospital. Latinos Living Well classes will be from 6:30 p.m....
March 15, 2016 - 10:01pm
March 13, 2016
For the health of it: Community Wellness Partners takes over where SHIP left off
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Community Services’ Public Health office in Worthington has welcomed half a dozen new employees since last...
March 13, 2016 - 9:49pm
Weight loss surgery support group session is March 21
WORTHINGTON — The Sanford Metabolic and Bariatric Surgical Program and Sanford Worthington Medical Center are offering a weight loss surgery support group. The session will be via videoconference from 7 to 8 p.m. March 21 in the Crailsheim Room at Sanford Worthington Medical Center....
March 13, 2016 - 9:41pm
March 3, 2016
Skimping on sleep may activate the ‘munchies’
CHICAGO — Getting too little sleep may activate the same chemical pathways in the brain that are involved in heightened attraction to and enjoyment...
March 3, 2016 - 4:02pm
March 1, 2016
UCare meetings scheduled in region
WORTHINGTON — UCare will host informational meetings about its UCare for Seniors Medicare health plan options this month. UCare (www.ucare.org) is an independent, not-for-profit health plan providing health care and administrative services to members throughout Minnesota. The following...
March 1, 2016 - 7:18pm