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Ex-police chief found guilty seven years later of kiling pregnant girlfriend
High school volleyball: Trojans fight back but can't seal win at Redwood Valley
Wolter: The mysterious Minnesota Vikings
Girls tennis: Trojans put up a fight in final home match
Girls soccer: Trojans fall to Willmar in the rain
College football: Slow start comes back to bite Bluejays
Column: In praise of good government geeks
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Letter: WHS marching band something to take pride in
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Rory C. Burke
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Willa B. Muir
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Truesdell is new pastor at American Reformed Church
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
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Bakker 50th anniversary
De Berg 80th birthday
Gerber 95th birthday
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May 25, 2016
Armory plan in limbo: Historical society asks county to own, maintain building and increase annual allocation
WORTHINGTON — Members of the Nobles County Historical Society presented a proposal to county commissioners during a Wednesday morning work session, outlining the organization’s vision for a potential move into the Armory Business Center. The one-page document outlined a plan seeking...
May 25, 2016 - 8:44pm
April 19, 2016
Groups talk candidly about armory, space needs
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners met for more than an hour Tuesday with representatives of the county’s library, historical society and art center to discuss the next direction for the entities. The meeting was called after commissioners met last week to discuss their...
April 19, 2016 - 9:06pm
April 14, 2016
To library or not to library: Commissioners consider putting a stop to armory plan
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County Commissioners gathered in a special work session Thursday to talk candidly about the future of the county’s arts center and historical society and — to an equal extent — the need for a new library. Though commissioners couldn’t take official action...
April 14, 2016 - 8:22pm
December 13, 2015
Stitches in time: Historical society seeks loaner quilts for January exhibit
WORTHINGTON — They may be packed away in a cedar chest or perhaps housed in a storage bin in the attic. Or the handmade coverlets might be...
December 13, 2015 - 7:59pm
October 28, 2014
Lunchbox Lecture series begins
SLAYTON — The Murray County Historical Society Museum will host a Lunchbox Lecture Series beginning Nov. 6. The lectures will be from noon to 1 p.m. in the Dinehart-Holt House, Slayton. Participants will bring their own lunch, and the museum staff will set up tables and serve coffee....
October 28, 2014 - 8:08pm
September 9, 2014
Cottonwood County Historical Society to host events
WINDOM — Next week will be a busy one for the Cottonwood County Historical Society, as the organization has three events planned between Sunday and Sept. 17. The Cottonwood County Historical Society invites everyone to attend the opening reception of the exhibit “Rural Images”...
September 9, 2014 - 8:31pm
February 17, 2013
Two tidbits from local history
Here are a couple excerpts from "Nobles County History," by Al Goff (1958), which is being offered free with a new membership to NCHS: The first is a story related by the Rev. Frank Peterson, about his brother, who arrived in Worthington in March 1972 to find no room available at...
February 17, 2013 - 10:45pm
Zuehlke delves into local history
WORTHINGTON -- She's only worked at the Nobles County Historical Society for a month and a half, but Sally Zuehlke is already strategizing how...
February 17, 2013 - 10:45pm
February 12, 2013
PCHS schedules annual meeting
PIPESTONE -- The Pipestone County Historical Society has scheduled its 2013 annual meeting for Feb. 23 at the Performing Arts Center in Pipestone. The business meeting will start at 1 p.m., followed by the speaker's presentation. Light refreshments will be offered. Richard Gist,...
February 12, 2013 - 10:52pm
April 4, 2011
Gallery: Minnesota on the Map
The "Minnesota on the Map" exhibit will be open to the public from noon to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Nobles County Historical Society....
April 4, 2011 - 1:55pm
September 16, 2010
Historical society pub crawl to feature downtown bars, characters
The Beltrami County Historical Society has hosted downtown historical tours and cemetery walks with re-enactors portraying figures from local history. This year, inspired by an idea from RP Broadcasting's Dan Voss, Beltrami County History Center Director Wanda Hoyum said the Historical...
September 16, 2010 - 10:43am
July 11, 2010
Festival researched for upcoming exhibit
WORTHINGTON -- There's only so much education that comes from reading books and research papers. When it comes down to it, the best lessons are...
July 11, 2010 - 8:48pm
February 22, 2010
Re-enactor shares tale of Civil War soldier
PIPESTONE -- With the biennial Civil War Days event planned in Pipestone this summer, the Pipestone County Historical Society invited a Civil...
February 22, 2010 - 12:00am
December 7, 2009
Dr. Seuss inspires
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe Dr. Seuss inspires Mary Klassen, Mountain Lake, admires the "Friends of the Library" decorated tree featuring Dr....
December 7, 2009 - 12:00am