Skip to main content
Worthington Middle School Festival of Music event is Monday evening
Heron Lake-Okabena students gather 'Coins for Kids'
Doubt remains in Daubt; Democrats have concerns about new House speaker
Windom schools say no to winter weather
Education, research and new treatments assisting people with diabetes
Prep boys hockey: Luverne skates away from Worthington
Prep boys basketball: Antes sinks nine threes as Windom Area survives JCC
Prep gymnastics: Worthington soars to 140.175
Prep girls basketball: Jackson County Central tops Windom, SWC beats Canby
Prep wrestling: Four from Worthington get into Riot semifinals
Column: Substitute teachers a key component of District 518
Column: Elizabeth Warren, godmother of sorts
Column: Worthington Christian School offering program tonight on 'The Trees of Christmas'
Letter: Letter on Christmas wasn't meant to be negative
Column: Energy industry -- CO2 is good for us
Anita Rose (Ling) Siegmann
Florence "Kip" Gee
Cyril F. Gengler
Teresa Marie Stofferan
Season's jottings: Newsroom staffers share Christmas memories
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
The pageantry of it all
Looking Back: 1964 - Armour helps Worthington hit employment high
HO, HO, HO: Koster has jolly time standing in for Santa
Out and About
Probst 80th birthday
Schubert 90th birthday
Amundson 100th birthday
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
Data: Dec. 20, 2014
Data: Dec. 18, 2014
Data: Dec. 17, 2014
January 23, 2009
Letter: The economics of ethanol
I read with interest the Daily Globe reprint of the above noted editorial comment from the Newark (N.J.) Star-Ledger. Over the last seven years, I have been involved in developing and finally helping to establish the Heron Lake BioEnergy LLC plant at Heron Lake. I have noticed through...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
December 11, 2008
Pianist offers gift of music Saturday
WORTHINGTON -- Back in the 1970s, Jane "Janie" Becker entertained diners by playing the organ -- along with some hosting duties -- at Michael's Restaurant in Worthington. On Saturday evening, she'll be back at a Worthington keyboard once again, this time performing a concert in the...
December 11, 2008 - 12:00am
December 2, 2008
White pleads not guilty
JACKSON -- More than a year after the one-vehicle rollover that caused the death of Michael Lloyd Unger, alleged driver Lacey Marie White pleaded not guilty in Jackson County District Court Monday to three counts of criminal vehicular homicide while under the influence of alcohol,...
December 2, 2008 - 12:00am
November 20, 2008
Letter: Clean Water amendment shouldn't have passed
I'm writing in regard to the information in Sunday's Star Tribune regarding Lake Christina. This information reveals very clearly why the Clean Water constitutional amendment should not have been passed. For a good number of years now I have belonged to an organization dedicated...
November 20, 2008 - 12:00am
May 21, 2008
Pirates edge Lakers, 8-7 (amateur baseball)
WINDOM -- With four runs in the bottom of the ninth inning, Windom came away with an 8-7 victory over Heron Lake Tuesday in an amateur baseball game. Jeff Karschnik had three hits and drove in two runs, including the game-winning run to lead Windom (2-0). Cody Johnson had a pair...
May 21, 2008 - 12:00am
May 19, 2008
Amateur Baseball: Cardinals thump Express, 14-0
TRACY -- The Wilmont Cardinals opened their amateur baseball season in grand fashion Sunday afternoon, beating the host Tracy Express 14-0 in seven innings. Justin Saufley picked up a complete-game victory against the Express, giving up three hits while striking out 13 and walking...
May 19, 2008 - 12:00am
May 12, 2008
Redbirds pound Express, Bulls thump Lakers (amateur baseball wrap-up)
TRACY -- The Luverne Redbirds opened their amateur baseball season in grand fashion, pounding the Tracy Express, 12-2, Sunday afternoon. Andrew DeBoer earned the victory on the hill for the Redbirds (1-0), giving up two earned runs on three hits while striking out 11 and walking...
May 12, 2008 - 12:00am
April 25, 2008
Brief: Spring Fling coming to Heron Lake
HERON LAKE -- The Spring Fling Shopping Spree, a fundraiser for the Heron Lake 125th celebration, will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 3 at the Heron Lake Community Center. The spree will consist of at least 18 vendors of home-based businesses selling products such as food,...
April 25, 2008 - 12:00am
April 12, 2008
Heron Lake's Jessica Pelzel earns national Coach of the Year honors
HERON LAKE -- Just prior to guiding her Madison Area Technical College Wolfpack to a fourth place finish in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division III women's basketball tournament in Utica, New York in the middle of March, Heron Lake native Jessie Pelzel...
April 12, 2008 - 12:00am
February 16, 2008
Kitchen comfort: Heron Lake woman discovers affinity for baking
HERON LAKE -- For Joleen Plotz Koopman, baking isn't just an enjoyable pastime or a means of keeping her family and friends in delectable treats. It's therapy. "It helps keep the stress away," she said. "I'm in my own world then. My world is baking and cooking." For years, Joleen...
February 16, 2008 - 12:00am