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WHS grad Duarte-Alonso earns prestigious Truman Scholarship
Worthington man convicted of burglary, firearm charges on two cases
District 518 receives five-year accreditation
FULL STORY: City to convert MC Fitness building into Public Works headquarters
FULL STORY: Council orders repairs to Thompson Hotel
Track and field: Trojans gain several firsts at St. James
The Drill: Luverne trackster Jadyn Anderson maintains optimism
Tuesday roundup: R-T-R dumps Adrian; Luverne moves to 4-0
Boys tennis: Trojans laser sharp against BEA
HL-O, Fulda pairing increasing opportunities
Worthington retailers jump into internet sales tax debate
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
Lange’s Cafe ends 24-hour service after 62 years
Bingham Lake family business up for sale after 89 years
Record cold, snowstorms delay SD planting season
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Letter: Time to get tough on confinement buildings
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1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
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Letter: Looking out for farmers' best interests
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STDs rising in Minnesota
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City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
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August 30, 2016
Jackson County sweeps state 4-H swine show; results from 4-H livestock encampment
FALCON HEIGHTS -- It was a clean sweep for Jackson County youths exhibiting in the 4-H Swine Show Friday at the Minnesota State Fair in Falcon...
August 30, 2016 - 10:06am
August 24, 2016
Better late than never: Grant dollars target fields damaged in 2014 flooding
LUVERNE -- Soil and Water Conservation Districts in Rock, Pipestone and Jackson counties are among 15 counties across southern Minnesota to be awarded state grants to help fund conservation projects in areas hit hard by heavy rains in 2014. The Minnesota Board of Water & Soil...
August 24, 2016 - 10:14pm
August 10, 2016
November election matchups set in Jackson County
JACKSON -- Three three-person races were reduced to two candidates apiece during primary elections Tuesday night across Jackson County. In County Commissioner District 1, David “Scott” McClure led with an unofficial total of 79 votes. He will face off against Richard Erickson...
August 10, 2016 - 9:42pm
August 5, 2016
Three seeking seat in Jackson County Commissioner District 1
JACKSON -- Three men have filed for a seat on the Jackson County Board of Commissioners in District 1 after commissioner William Tusa opted not...
August 5, 2016 - 6:29am
August 2, 2016
Meet the candidates: Jackson County Commissioner District 5
JACKSON -- Three candidates will compete for votes in the Aug. 9 primary election in Jackson County Commissioner District 5. The seat is currently...
August 2, 2016 - 9:22pm
August 1, 2016
Three seeking Jackson County Commissioner District 3 seat
JACKSON -- Three candidates will compete for votes in the Aug. 9 primary election in Jackson County Commissioner District 3. The seat is currently...
August 1, 2016 - 9:25pm
July 14, 2016
Jackson County Historical Society seeking World War I artifacts for upcoming 100th anniversary
LAKEFIELD --- To say that Mike Kirchmeier is fascinated by local history would be an understatement. Kirchmeier, a former high school science...
July 14, 2016 - 8:42am
July 12, 2016
Ditch Authority conducts preliminary hearings on JD9, JD13 improvements
WORTHINGTON -- It was standing-room only inside the Nobles County Board Room Tuesday afternoon as commissioners from Jackson and Nobles County convened a public hearing to address engineer findings on requested improvements on two judicial ditches. Numerous landowner meetings were...
July 12, 2016 - 9:37pm
July 4, 2016
Shawn Haken is Jackson County's new sheriff
JACKSON -- Armed with 24 years of experience in law enforcement, a dedicated support staff and the endorsement of retiring sheriff Roger Hawkinson,...
July 4, 2016 - 9:23pm
June 23, 2016
Century Farm: Zebedee farm still boasts original house
ALPHA — Joseph Zebedee founded a farm in 1894, and his land and name remain in the family more than 120 years later. Located a few miles southwest...
June 23, 2016 - 11:47am
May 2, 2016
State Trooper helps deliver baby beside I-90
WORTHINGTON — A Minnesota State Patrol officer helped deliver a baby Sunday evening along Interstate 90. Minnesota State Patrol Trooper James...
May 2, 2016 - 8:39pm
April 25, 2016
Two arrested on drug charges in Jackson County
JACKSON — Two people have been charged with drug-related crimes following the execution of a search warrant last week in Jackson County. On Thursday, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office executed the warrant at 710 Grantz St., Jackson. Deputies located approximately 1.3 grams of...
April 25, 2016 - 8:39pm
February 15, 2016
Letter: New watershed board members are qualified
By Gene Freking , Heron Lake Enough already on Al Jensen’s unfounded accusations concerning the Jackson County commissioners and the two men appointed to the Heron Lake Watershed Board (Feb. 9 Daily Globe letters to the editor). “No known qualifications”? Come on, Al. Since...
February 15, 2016 - 5:28pm
February 8, 2016
Letter: Watershed board appointments questioned
By Al Jensen, Heron Lake It has been two weeks since I attended the Jackson County Commissioners meeting and I wondered how they do their work. One of the first duties was to appoint two members to the Heron Lake Watershed Board. It was really interesting to see them in action. There...
February 8, 2016 - 5:30pm
January 29, 2016
Letter: Two strong watershed candidates ignored
By Les Johnson, Worthington As a property owner in the Heron Lake Watershed District, I was interested in the recent Daily Globe story about the appointment of the district’s watershed managers. It seems obvious to me that the Jackson County board of commissioners passed over the...
January 29, 2016 - 10:40pm