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Discovering drones: District 518, 4-H partner in activity with foam aircraft
Doctor knows best: Ulbricht heeds medical advice while living with Type 2 diabetes
NRCS touts benefits of reduced tillage, cover crops in advance of World Soil Day
WHS basketball: Girls, boys sweep Windom Area on road
Boys basketball: MLA rallies
Boys hockey: WHS hockey team scores three goals but falls to Winona/Cotter
Girls basketball: Adrian trips Heron Lake-Okabena
Gymnastics: Trojans start strong in Hendricks
Column: Enrichment opportunities abound in 2017
As others see it: The free Vikes-tix perk ‘looks bad’ for all
Column: Reindeer games at Trump Tower
Column: It's time to hold Big Pharma responsible for opioid epidemic
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Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
Disheveled Thelogian: A feast, a robbery and a reason to give thanks
Looking Back: 1991 - Armory offers shelter during winter storm
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June 8, 2015
Legion baseball: Luverne takes two from Worthington; HL-O tops Windom
LUVERNE — It had been 16 days since most of Worthington’s players last took the field Monday when it opened the American Legion baseball season in Luverne. There was definitely some rust that needed shaking off, but that process began to present itself as the night wore on. After...
June 8, 2015 - 11:20pm
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