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Racial unrest mounts
Minnesota students again score top marks on ACTs
Fire engulfs 11th Street house
School board kicks off the year
Discarded Band-Aid helps crack home invasion case
Prep soccer: Optimism running high in Worthington
Prep tennis: Luverne netters split with Montevideo, YME
Blast from the Past: Answers to Saturday's quiz
Prep tennis: Consistency is key for Worthington
Amateur baseball: Luverne walks off for state tourney win
Column: Internal watchdogs keep government services accountable
Column: Why I don’t — and should never — cruise
Column: Theater of the Absurd in Ferguson, Mo.
Opinion: Internal watchdogs keep government services accountable
Column: Sympathy for the devil?
Donald Paul Feit
Janice "Jan" Kaye Mischke
Prairie Star: Lodine to receive SMAC honor
1939: Chautauqua pavilion to be razed
Looking Back: 2004 -- Hurricane-force winds flatten crops
Column: The wayward days of hemp growers and bootleggers
Going green: Fresh-picked beans one of the pleasures of summertime eating
Out and About
Wolff 90th birthday
Niessink 50th anniversary
Masching 50th anniversary
Krogman 85th birthday
Strolz 90th birthday
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May 23, 2014
Memorial Day has community, personal significance
WORTHINGTON — There will be no Memorial Day parade at Worthington on Monday. For one thing, those band kids are needed at their jobs on holiday weekends. Worthington once had Memorial Day parades. A standard parade unit in the 1940s and 1950s was Reuben Hurd and Frank Pothast riding...
opinion / columns
May 23, 2014 - 9:53pm
May 18, 2014
Ready for King Turkey Day
May 18, 2014 - 9:49pm
March 9, 2014
Celebrating Women's Day
March 9, 2014 - 8:36pm
February 2, 2014
Have a heart: Valentine Factory collects handmade cards for older residents
WORTHINGTON — With Valentine’s Day just 11 days away, the local Valentine Factory is at peak production, churning out heartfelt messages that will be delivered to the region’s older residents. The Valentine Factory, implemented in 2011 by local resident Amy Teerink, is a project...
February 2, 2014 - 9:39pm
December 30, 2013
Letter: Love INC thankful for support of Christmas event
By Brian Frodermann, Executive Director, Love INC of Worthington I’d like to offer a big thank you to all of those who participated in Love INC of Worthington’s third annual Christmas Tree Forest. Thank you to the 31 local businesses and organizations for sponsoring and decorating...
opinion / letters
December 30, 2013 - 9:35pm
Letter: Thanks for support of Hospice Cottage
By Hospice Cottage Christmas House Walk Committee - Karen Wasmund, Karen Caraway, Sue Hassebroek, Judy Eykyn, Beth Prins and Deb Schiedt We want to personally extend many thanks for the tremendous show of support of the Hospice Cottage 11th annual Christmas House Walk. The committee...
opinion / letters
December 30, 2013 - 9:33pm
December 29, 2013
Safe Cab program offers free rides home
DAILY GLOBE WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Safe Cab program, a partnership between local law enforcement and business sponsors, will give free rides home to New Year’s Eve revelers on Tuesday night. The Safe Cab will operate from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.; people need to call the Worthington...
December 29, 2013 - 10:00pm
No shortage of New Year's Eve events
WORTHINGTON —There’s no shortage of ways to usher in 2014 in Worthington this year. Entertainment options for New Year’s Eve run the gamut from dancing to nostalgic music; being entertained by a bevy of female singers; and the chance to win a jackpot in a game of bingo. The...
December 29, 2013 - 9:46pm
December 23, 2013
Holiday hours at local offices, stores
WORTHINGTON — Many local businesses will close early today in observance of Christmas Eve, and most will be closed on Christmas Day. Worthington city offices and Nobles County offices will be open from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. today and will be closed on Christmas Day. The Worthington...
December 23, 2013 - 11:39pm
For WPD, Christmas is just another day at the office
WORTHINGTON — While most folks are gathered around a Christmas tree opening up presents, or having Christmas day dinner with friends and family — others are on patrol. The officers of the Worthington Police Department experience their fair share of working over the holidays,...
December 23, 2013 - 11:38pm
A Christmas Eve exclusive with Mrs. Claus
NORTH POLE — As the hours tick down toward departure time for her husband’s annual trip around the world, Mrs. Claus took time out from her busy schedule to talk about her relationship with Santa and life at the North Pole. This is an interview exclusive to the Daily Globe. QUESTION:...
December 23, 2013 - 11:36pm
Love it or hate it, fruitcake synonymous with holidays
WORTHINGTON — Ask people what they think about fruitcake, and you’ll get a myriad of responses. Some people like it, while others would rather use it as a door stop. Still others make a tradition out of gifting the fruitcake received last Christmas to some poor, unsuspecting relative...
December 23, 2013 - 11:32pm
December 22, 2013
Tolerated, for tradition: Lutefisk a holiday ritual
WORTHINGTON — It wiggles and it jiggles, it doesn’t smell the best and, according to the brave who’ve tried it, it doesn’t always taste real good either. Yet, there’s a whole contingent of folks who hold out their holiday plate in anticipation of a good helping of lutefisk...
December 22, 2013 - 11:26pm
December 20, 2013
Lakefield light show shines bright
LAKEFIELD – It takes 11,000 lights, six controllers and 96 channels to make the Ackermann Family Light Show shine this holiday season. James and Jeanine Ackermann, of Lakefield, have been running a synchronized light show at their residence for two years. “We used to live out...
December 20, 2013 - 11:25pm
December 18, 2013
Holiday lighting contest winners announced
WORTHINGTON — The Don and Helen Brands home, 1240 Maplewood Drive, took first place in the annual Holiday Lighting Contest sponsored by the Community Improvement Committee of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce, Worthington Public Utilities and the Daily Globe. Second place...
December 18, 2013 - 11:09pm