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Songs of Hope sings in Worthington Sunday
Blue Mounds State Park to re-open Monday
Senate candidate McFadden stops in Worthington
Absentee ballot requests now taken online
MN artist to host workshops at International Festival
VFW baseball: Post 3958 makes statement
Legion baseball: Windom, Jackson win easily
Amateur football: Demetrius Washington leads the Huskerz way
Scott Rall: The fine art of Canada thistle dispatching
Amateur baseball: Fireballer from Fairmont halts Worthington
Column: Battle looms over health plans' secret price data
Column: Could a GOP Congress benefit Obama?
Column: Washington gets 'F' on border security
Letter: Islam's true colors are reflected in history
Editorial: Let's all celebrate International Festival
Bernard W. Rue
Victoria Eleanor Martha Ulbricht
Pain relief: Young woman finds help for chronic condition
Looking Back: 2004 - Pawlenty hosts news conference in Wilmont
Column: There's no shortage of history in our cemeteries
Religion briefs: July 3
Looking Back: 2004 - City of Windom begins municipal telecom project
Out and About
Joens 80th birthday
Kruse 50th anniversary
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Notice to Bidders of Bridge Replacement
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August 10, 2012
On the Ballot 2012: Mike Handzus
Name: Mike Handzus Occupation: Farming What prompted you to run for county commissioner? After studying the discrepancies that exist between the way county government deals with issues, versus the views of the majority of the individuals that they are elected to represent, I felt...
August 10, 2012 - 9:44pm
On the Ballot 2012: Richard Erickson
Name: Richard Erickson Occupation: I am a farmer in Minneota Township. I milked cows for 30 years, and now I have beef cattle with my son. What prompted you to run for county commissioner? I have had the interest in it for awhile. I feel I'm at the point in my life I can dedicate...
August 10, 2012 - 9:42pm
Minnesota Department of Human Services commissioner pays visit to Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- Counties from across the state, and particularly those in southwest Minnesota, can share horror stories about clients on publicly...
August 10, 2012 - 9:38pm
August 3, 2012
Data: August 3, 2012
Accidents LAKEFIELD -- The Minnesota State Patrol, Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Lakefield Fire Department and Lakefield Ambulance responded to a one-vehicle crash at 2:59 p.m. Thursday on Minnesota 86, five miles north of Lakefield. Eugene Sunderman, 69, of Windom was driving...
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August 3, 2012 - 12:00am
Citations: Aug. 3, 2012
The following charges have been filed in area district courts: Cottonwood County July 16: Vincent Warren Pederson, St.
August 3, 2012 - 12:00am
July 30, 2012
Two Windom men arrested for theft in Jackson County
JACKSON -- A report of stolen items last week led to the arrest of two Windom men after a stolen vehicle was found partially submerged in Lake Independence. According to a report from the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, an investigation started July 24 regarding the theft of items...
news / crime
July 30, 2012 - 9:14pm
June 21, 2012
Two Windom residents held in Jackson County for meth use
JACKSON -- Two Windom residents are in the Jackson County Jail after allegedly smoking methamphetamine before babysitting in Heron Lake. Zachary James Leckey, 24, and Jenny Carlstrom, 30, were arrested last week in the 1400 block of Third Avenue, where they were babysitting three...
news / crime
June 21, 2012 - 8:13pm
June 5, 2012
Minnesota candidate filings completed
WORTHINGTON -- Tuesday marked the last day of political filings for federal, state and county offices and other offices in municipalities and school districts that have primaries. The candidate withdrawal period ends Thursday at 5 p.m. Because of the redistricting across the nation...
news / politics
June 5, 2012 - 10:22pm
May 29, 2012
Minneota Township crash results in fatality
JACKSON -- Michelle Engelkes, 38, of Sheldon, Iowa, died Monday in a Sioux Falls, S.D. hospital after being injured in a motorcycle crash Saturday night east of Little Spirit Lake in Minneota Township. According to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, a report of a one-vehicle motorcycle...
May 29, 2012 - 1:17pm
May 4, 2012
Storms roar through region, triggering tornado sirens and delivering rain, hail
WORTHINGTON -- Tornado sirens, funnel cloud sightings, hail, strong winds and pelting rains struck southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa Friday afternoon, creating lakes in farm fields, swiftly running currents in road ditches and flooded city streets. It also caused power outages...
May 4, 2012 - 11:46pm
April 7, 2012
Citations: April 7, 2012
The following charges have been filed in area district courts: Cottonwood County March 30: David Robert Fowler, Jeffers, terroristic threats April 2: Brittany Sky Phillippi, Windom, knowingly purchase prescription drug from unlicensed entity April 3: Christopher Daniel Hawkinson,...
April 7, 2012 - 12:00am
March 27, 2012
Editorial: State's economy getting stronger
A report issued last week by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) represents good news for the state. With the addition of 6,200 jobs in February, Minnesota has now added a total of 32,300 jobs in the last three months, according to DEED -- and regained...
March 27, 2012 - 12:00am
March 10, 2012
Citations: March 10, 2012
The following charges have been filed in area district courts: Cottonwood County Feb. 23: Chad Joseph Wilkison, Slayton, failure to notify owner of damaged property Feb.
March 10, 2012 - 12:00am
March 9, 2012
Dinner is served
A large gathering of American Bald Eagles gather to feed on Illinois Slough Friday afternoon in southwestern Jackson County. Large numbers of...
March 9, 2012 - 9:44pm
February 27, 2012
Train derails in Jackson County
Approximately 20 rail cars derailed shortly before 9 p.m. Monday northeast of Brewster, alongside Minnesota 60. Multiple agencies responded; see Wednesday's Daily Globe for more on this developing story.
February 27, 2012 - 9:13pm