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The Daily Globe's Special Sections
king turkey day
October 12, 2016
Letter: Every KTD minute was amazing, thanks to many
By King Turkey Day Board of Directors, Worthington What a great year we had for King Turkey Day this year! From the mixer on Thursday all the way to the send-off on Sunday, every minute was amazing. The weather was a gift from above. With so many hours go into this event, it...
October 12, 2016 - 9:46pm
October 5, 2016
Letter: It’s great having King Turkey Day back downtown
By Roger Van Bergen, Becker Beautiful weather, a wonderful parade, a turkey race, lots of happy people -- that describes Worthington’s Turkey Day. We make it an annual family get-together -- 19 chairs at the parade and relatives from Colorado, South Dakota, Finland, Minn., Rochester...
October 5, 2016 - 8:59pm
October 3, 2016
Column: Thanks to all who made King Turkey Day successful
By King Turkey Day Midway Committee Cindy DeGroot, Board of Directors, Midway Chair Susanne Murphy, Midway Chair Darcy Poppema, Pete Suby, Anne Bruns, Kelly Reeves, Craig Patten, Nancy Johnson We would like to thank the KTD board, the Chamber of Commerce team, the city of Worthington...
October 3, 2016 - 9:12pm
September 27, 2016
Letter: Bravo to many for a great Turkey Day
By Maria Thier, Worthington As the feathers begin to settle in the heart of downtown Worthington, I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate the King Turkey Day Board, the city of Worthington, the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce and the many selfless volunteers that...
September 27, 2016 - 11:00pm
Letter: It was great to have KTD back downtown
By Ron and Brenda Van Bergen, Finland, Minn. The Van Bergen family comes together for Turkey Day from Colorado, South Dakota, the Minneapolis area and extreme northern Minnesota. This large family and friends have stuck with the Turkey Day changes and growing pains. After the...
September 27, 2016 - 10:45pm
Letter: Right decision made on KTD location
By John and Jane Grady, Loveland, Colo. It was so nice to have King Turkey Day festivities back downtown. It just felt so right. There were lots of people sitting on the courthouse lawn after the parade just sitting around visiting. We stopped in the beer garden after the parade...
September 27, 2016 - 10:29pm
September 20, 2016
Letter: Thanks for peace and harmony on King Turkey Day
By Bounlorm Soumetho, Worthington I am the advisory board chairman of the Lao Siri BuddharamTemple of Worthington. First of all, I’d like to say thank you very much to the city of Worthington for its great annual International Festival, a public celebration that support our international...
September 20, 2016 - 8:41pm
September 19, 2016
Tradition renewed as all KTD activities back in city’s center
WORTHINGTON -- The 77th annual King Turkey Day Festival had all the familiar bells and whistles. Whether you spent your weekend watching the...
September 19, 2016 - 8:56am
September 18, 2016
KTD bands receive ratings, awards
WORTHINGTON - Five area high school bands and two middle school bands entertained spectators along last Saturday's King Turkey Day parade route.For host bands Worthington Middle School and Worthington High School, respectively directed by Mike Andersen and Jon Loy, the day was an...
September 18, 2016 - 10:28pm
Paycheck pounces, routs Ruby
WORTHINGTON -- The visiting team never stood a chance. Paycheck, Worthington’s racing turkey, claimed a decisive victory in the first leg...
September 18, 2016 - 9:16pm
Sen. Amy Klobuchar incites pride, laughter during KTD speech
WORTHINGTON -- Minnesota’s senior Sen. Amy Klobuchar filled one of the briefest speeches in recent King Turkey Day history Saturday by touting...
September 18, 2016 - 9:08pm
September 16, 2016
Good to Gobble: King Turkey Day ready for 77th year
WORTHINGTON — Once again, Worthington is ready be the town where the turkey reigns supreme. Today’s King Turkey Day festivities mark the...
September 16, 2016 - 10:01pm
Column: Robert Kennedy’s visit to city brought unprecedented excitement
Editor’s note: Former longtime Daily Globe Editor Ray Crippen died Dec. 27, 2015. We will continue to publish previously run “Isn’t That Something” columns on Saturdays, until further notice, as a tribute to Crippen and his knowledge of local and regional history. The following...
September 16, 2016 - 4:22pm
September 15, 2016
Huls, Namanny are KTD honorary turkey, grand marshal
September 15, 2016 - 10:34pm
Class of '81 reunion planned during KTD
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington High School Class of 1981 will have a 35-year reunion get-together from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Long Branch, downtown Worthington. For more information, go to the Worthington MN High School Class of 1981 Facebook page or contact Beth Rickers Namanny,...
September 15, 2016 - 10:30pm