Skip to main content
Dayton House hosts Holiday Extravaganza fundraiser Nov. 3
Windom FFA boasts national champion team, proficiency winner
Council talks economic development, buys new fire truck
I-90 work continuing in southwest Minnesota
Jackson man dies in Sunday rollover crash
Section 3A South volleyball: Higher seeds win first-round matches
Section football playoffs: Showdown season is here
Prep football: H-LP finishes off perfect regular season
Prep volleyball: Setters are crucial to winning
Blast From the Past: Lefty Krohn was a pitching legend
Column: Governor plays politics, Minnesotans need balanced solutions and leadership
Letter: Supporting facilities bond referendum is an investment in our community
Letter: Kudos to Nobles County leaders on broadband efforts
Letter: Consider scheduled time for trick-or-treating
Letter: Great rwgional photography is appreciated
David Lee Stastny
Henrietta "Henri" Tellinghuisen
Joel Paul Hoogendoorn
Adrian W. Carson
William "Bill" Bosch
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
Potted mums difficult to establish if planted in fall
Column: Worthington is no stranger to election hullabaloo
New adaptation of ‘Sense and Sensibility’ arrives at Guthrie
Princess pride: Madilynn Mandelkow, 7, and family make community service a priority with The Den
out and about
Taylor 90th birthday
Kunze 90th birthday
Schaap 90th birthday
Van Der Linden-Lindell wedding
Data: Oct. 25, 2016
Data: Oct. 24, 2016
Data: Oct. 22, 2016
City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes September 2016
May 31, 2015
Amateur baseball: Worthington, Heron Lake drop two each
FAIRMONT — Worthington came out on the losing end in a pair of one-run games over the weekend. Saturday, the Tracy Express scored a run in the bottom of the ninth to break a 3-3 tie and steal a 4-3 win. One day later, Fairmont scratched across one extra run to win a 2-1 pitcher’s...
May 31, 2015 - 11:26pm
February 24, 2015
Letter: Process for fixing our lakes must be accelerated
By LeRoy K. Peterson, Slayton I am writing to make people aware of reality regarding Lake Okabena in the Feb. 20 article by Julie Buntjer. The survey made may have the sources of the pollution coming to the lake correct, but it is one thing to know what is wrong with the lake...
February 24, 2015 - 8:32pm
January 11, 2015
Heron Lake Bio Energy focused on cost savings, environment
HERON LAKE — From the Midwest cornfields to the highways and interstates across the country, Heron Lake Bio Energy is using energy efficiency to fuel America’s transportation industry. Heron Lake Bio Energy, an ethanol producing facility in Heron Lake, produces 59 million gallons...
January 11, 2015 - 6:29pm
September 29, 2014
Letter: Heron Lake restaurant a great venue
By Marilee and Bob Hartman, Okabena Last week, my husband and I ate at the Plaza Grill in Heron Lake for the first time. What a wonderful experience. The food, professionally prepared by Ron Bappoo with a touch of Caribbean flavor, was delicious. Savina, his wife, preserved the...
September 29, 2014 - 4:50pm
September 19, 2014
District 518, HL-O team for 'Safe Routes' program
WORTHINGTON — Independent School District 518, along with the Heron Lake-Okabena school district, have begun the Safe Routes to School (SRTS) program in an effort to help kids get more physical activity. The districts were awarded a SRTS program planning grant from the Minnesota...
September 19, 2014 - 10:01pm
August 1, 2014
Prairie Ecology Bus Center to mark 20 years
LAKEFIELD — The Prairie Ecology Bus Center (PEBC) and the Jackson/Cottonwood County Cattlemen’s Association will host the seventh annual...
August 1, 2014 - 10:02pm
June 27, 2014
Eigenbergs find land of opportunity on the prairie
By Julie Buntjer and Alex Purdy Daily Globe HERON LAKE — Cousins who grew up side by side in Section 30, Springfield Township, Cottonwood...
June 27, 2014 - 7:14pm
June 12, 2014
Data: June 13, 2014
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department, Nobles County Sheriff’s Office and Minnesota State Patrol responded to a one-vehicle crash at 3:48 a.m. Thursday on I-90, near milepost 42. Involved was a 2001 Monte Carlo driven by Karstin Brown, 22, of Heron Lake. JACKSON...
June 12, 2014 - 9:19pm
May 11, 2014
Amateur baseball: Cubs drop opener at Jackson
JACKSON — The Worthington Cubs spotted Jackson a 7-0 lead before their bats finally woke up in their Gopher League season opener Sunday. By then, the damage had been done. The Bulls finished the game early with a pair of runs in the seventh to take an 11-1 win. A five-run third...
May 11, 2014 - 11:38pm
May 8, 2014
Data: May 8, 2014
Correction The hours for the Plaza Grill in Heron Lake are as follows: Tuesday-Thursday 5-9 p.m., Friday 5-10 p.m., Saturday Noon-10 p.m., and Sunday Noon-9 p.m. The information was incorrect in Monday’s Daily Globe. Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department...
May 8, 2014 - 7:51pm
May 4, 2014
Plaza Grill opens in Heron Lake
HERON LAKE — Since Heron Lake’s theater closed, a variety of businesses have come and gone from that location. By opening up The Plaza...
May 4, 2014 - 9:47pm
Data: May 4, 2014
Accidents GEORGE, Iowa — The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office investigated a one-car crash reported at 6:22 a.m. Saturday at the intersection of East Minnesota Avenue and South Virginia Street. An investigation showed a southbound vehicle crossed the northbound lane and struck a...
May 4, 2014 - 9:45pm
February 13, 2014
Data: Feb. 14, 2014
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated an accident at 4:42 p.m. Wednesday in the 1600 block of Humiston Avenue. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated an accident at 5:35 p.m. Wednesday at McMillan Street and Dover Street. WILMONT...
February 13, 2014 - 10:12pm
January 31, 2014
Heron Lake man slated for court appearance Monday
HERON LAKE — The Heron Lake man who was arrested last Friday after authorities seized four pounds of methamphetamines and five pounds of marijuana during a home search is expected to make his initial appearance Monday in Jackson County District Court. At 12:30 Jan. 24, the...
January 31, 2014 - 10:14pm
January 24, 2014
Heron Lake man faces multiple drug charges
HERON LAKE — A 51-year-old Heron Lake faces multiple drug charges after his arrest early Friday. Esteban Chavez-Cruz, 51, is charged with one felony count of controlled substance crime in the first degree, possession of methamphetamine, one felony count of fifth-degree possession...
January 24, 2014 - 9:43pm