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SD breaks record with six days above 60 degrees, but major snowstorm on its way in southern counties
Acclaimed musical 'South Pacific' plays Thursday through Sunday at Memorial Auditorium
Minnesota Legislature begins work to overhaul teacher licensing
Pipeline protest camp being evacuated, with Corps set to move in
Bravo for bus drivers: School Bus Driver Appreciation Day will be observed today
High school roundup: Falcons clinch Red Rock Conference
Swimming: Stingrays perform well at state meet
Girls basketball: Section girls basketball tournaments start soon
Girls basketball: Big plays by upperclassmen lead Trojans to win on Senior Night
Pitino finds lots of new friendly fans as team goes to 20-7
Bill to jumpstart Minnesota shrimp industry passes first committee stop
Elderly waiver program reform proposal makes progress
Column: A failure to communicate
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Developmentally disabled caregivers would receive raises under plan
Janit M. Rose
2012: Kusz appointed Nobles County Attorney
Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
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Meester 60th Anniversary
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Coyer 100th birthday
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2016-2017 Community and Visitor Guide
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July 4, 2013
New health administrator takes helm
WORTHINGTON -- Growing up on a farm near Hartley, Iowa, Terri Janssen recalls her dad suggesting she could either be a nurse or a teacher when...
July 4, 2013 - 10:35pm
July 2, 2013
Letter: Thanks for help in emergency
Thank you to the two people who came to my rescue on Tuesday morning. I don't know who you are. I was pulling weeds in the garden in front of the house and went into a severe insulin reaction, and was unable to get up. You got me into the house, and then the ambulance came and took...
July 2, 2013 - 12:00am
June 19, 2013
All American Blood Drive slated for next Thursday
WORTHINGTON -- To meet the need for blood and blood products, Sanford Worthington, the Daily Globe, Ground Round, Holiday Inn Express and Radio...
June 19, 2013 - 9:50pm
May 17, 2013
Sunday benefit will aid toddler with pre-leukemia
HERON LAKE -- Little Alexander Fest sat on his mother's lap Friday morning, a dimpled grin stretching across his face and a sparkle in his eyes....
May 17, 2013 - 11:22pm
Worthington girl fulfilling dancing dream
WORTHINGTON -- Like every little girl, 5-year old Maddison Veen, daughter of Ken and Cristy Veen, had dreams of becoming a ballerina. Diagnosed...
May 17, 2013 - 11:08pm
April 30, 2013
Health care marketplace board ready to work
ST. PAUL -- Phil Norgaard uttered words seldom heard in the meeting-filled Minnesota Capitol: "I can't wait to get to some meetings." The Fond du Lac American Indian Reservation human services director Tuesday had just been named to the MNSure board, which will govern a new health...
April 30, 2013 - 11:37pm
April 25, 2013
More health care changes for Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota already is on track to establish a new way for its residents to buy health insurance, and now legislators are poised to change how the state takes care of its elderly, disabled and poor. Senators debated late Thursday their plan to spend $11.2 billion in the...
April 25, 2013 - 11:01pm
April 23, 2013
House debates health bill; hospital impact unknown
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota state representatives were prepared to approve a health-care spending bill late Monday or early today without knowing how...
April 23, 2013 - 12:08am
April 19, 2013
Memory loss seminar is Friday in Windom
WINDOM - "The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer's Disease," a free seminar, will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the Business Arts & Recreation Center (BARC), Room 10, in Windom. Sponsors for the event are RSVP, BARC, Windom Education and Collaborative Center and Community...
April 19, 2013 - 9:31pm
April 12, 2013
Letters: Health, human service cuts are ill-advised
NAMI Minnesota is deeply disappointed with the cuts being proposed to the health and human services budget at the state capitol. Mental health funding has been cut more than $60 million the past several years -- this from a system that everyone agrees is fragile and underfunded. We...
April 12, 2013 - 12:00am
April 9, 2013
Letter: Cuts to long-term care are shocking, wrong
Recently, the Minnesota House Democratic majority unveiled its budget targets for the next two years. The proposal would spend more than $39 billion on state government programs -- nearly $4 billion more than what's being spent in our current budget -- and contains a $2.4 billion...
April 9, 2013 - 12:00am
April 5, 2013
Letter: Fears of tobacco black market are unfounded
In a recent article in the Daily Globe ("In border town, Dayton's budget faces skepticism"), it was noted that there are some concerns over raising the tobacco tax because of fear of a black market developing. This is a common, yet false, argument put forth by the tobacco industry...
April 5, 2013 - 12:00am
March 28, 2013
Letter: We can all pitch in to stop sexual violence
April is Sexual Assault Month and for many people, it is not easy to talk about sex, let alone sexual assault and rape. But let's take a moment and get past the blushing, because this conversation is very important. Last year the Southwest Crisis Center served more than 100 individuals...
March 28, 2013 - 12:00am
March 27, 2013
Nobles County healthiest in region?
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County may have the highest rate of teen births and the largest percentage of children in poverty among its neighbors in southwest Minnesota, but a recent ranking of overall health among counties across the state shows residents here fare better than others when...
March 27, 2013 - 10:00pm
Letter: Organ donation can make a difference
The Children's Organ Transplant Association (COTA) was founded in 1986 when residents of Bloomington, Ind., rallied around a toddler who needed a life-saving liver transplant. In less than eight weeks, the community raised $100,000 to place the boy on the organ waiting list. But the...
March 27, 2013 - 12:00am