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June 8, 2016
Great Gobbler Golf event slated for Wedneday
WORTHINGTON — The 30th annual Great Gobbler Golf Tournament will take place Wednesday at GreatLIFE Worthington Country Club. A shot gun start is scheduled for 1 p.m., and the event will be an 18-hole scramble with five-person teams. Fees for the tournament include a golf cart, and...
June 8, 2016 - 10:01pm
June 6, 2016
Primed for Paycheck power
This year’s King Turkey Day Race Team members assembled for an official photograph Monday afternoon in downtown Worthington. Representing Worthington...
June 6, 2016 - 9:30pm
June 2, 2016
'Paycheck's Party Plans' to appear weekly starting Wednesday
WORTHINGTON — “Paycheck’s Party Plans,” a weekly feature that will include information and answer questions pertaining to Worthington’s King Turkey Day celebration, will make its debut in the Daily Globe on Wednesday. “Paycheck’s Party Plans” will invite readers to...
June 2, 2016 - 9:51pm
April 7, 2016
Editorial: Thumbs up on a downtown King Turkey Day
Back when the King Turkey Day Board of Directors opted to split the annual festivities between downtown and the Nobles County Fairgrounds, we were on board with the idea. Spreading the festival outward from a congested downtown, we wrote, would give southwest Minnesota’s biggest...
April 7, 2016 - 5:15pm
Letter: Great to see relocation of KTD
By Vonda Lee Meier, Worthington We all need tradition in our lives. I an really glad our King Turkey Day is returning to downtown Worthington where it started. It has been there for a long time and belongs there. On behalf of myself and a lot of residents of Worthington and the area...
April 7, 2016 - 5:09pm
April 1, 2016
King Turkey Day to move back downtown
During a press conference Friday morning, the King Turkey Day Board announced plans to move the annual September celebration completely back...
April 1, 2016 - 8:54pm
February 12, 2016
King Turkey Day bowling tourney is Feb. 20
WORTHINGTON — The 13th annual King Turkey Day Bowling Tournament Fundraiser will be Feb. 20 at Oxford Bowl. The tourney will be a nine-pin, no-tap format with five-person teams. Men’s, women’s and co-ed teams are welcome. There is a per-person entry fee, and teams will bowl...
February 12, 2016 - 10:03pm
November 23, 2015
Letter: Downtown is best Turkey Day location for all of us
By Dale and Gwen Pfundt, Worthington There has been a lot of talk about Turkey Day and where it should be held. We, as what you call the older generation, would also like to be involved with the festivities. A lot us can’t go out to the fairgrounds, as it is rough terrain and...
November 23, 2015 - 3:53pm
November 3, 2015
Letter: Be sure to attend Friday's KTD annual meeting
By Doug and Karen Wasmund, Worthington In all due respect to all the comments and letters recently expressed regarding King Turkey Day (and the downtown/fairgrounds locations), we would like to remind all members of King Turkey Day Inc. of the annual meeting at 6 p.m. Nov. 6 at...
November 3, 2015 - 5:15pm
November 2, 2015
Letter: Opinions on KTD will be heard by its board
By the King Turkey Day Board of Directors On behalf of the King Turkey Day Board of Directors, we want to take this opportunity to address the outpouring of support as well as interest in King Turkey Day and its location of events. It is exciting to see such compassion for this...
November 2, 2015 - 5:30pm
Letter: Worthington's big day belongs downtown
By Diane Rehnelt, Worthington; Arlene Lowe, Worthington; and Kristine Obermoller, Brewster We have seen several community-minded individuals and organizations striving to build pride and growth in Worthington — and witnessed the King Turkey Day board do just the opposite by splitting...
November 2, 2015 - 5:28pm
October 30, 2015
Letter: Many people skip fairgrounds on King Turkey Day
By Marvin and Loxie Heeren, Doyle and Ruby Moore, and Jim and Gloria Heideman, Worthington Turkey Day in Worthington has always been a fun day. A lot of people in southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa can recount many enjoyable times watching the children on the carnival rides,...
October 30, 2015 - 9:39pm
October 28, 2015
Letter: Many make Turkey Day fun, but it’s best downtown
I would like to comment on the switch to the fairgrounds for Turkey Day. I have never been in favor of it, and I agree with most of the people of Worthington — that the dance is fine out there, but keep everything else downtown where it belongs. Thanks to all the people who help...
October 28, 2015 - 11:13am
Letter: Downtown, and not the fairgrounds, for KTD
I have attended Turkey Day for the past 30 years and the last six with my children. My family would like it if the vendors and such can be moved back to downtown rather than the fairgrounds. We have not gone to the fairgrounds since they moved, and have had no intention of ever attending...
October 28, 2015 - 11:09am
October 26, 2015
Letter: Let's get King Turkey Day back
By Jorja Goebel, Worthington I, too, attended King Turkey Day this year. I went downtown for the parade and decided to go the fairgrounds after the parade. What a mess! There were hundreds of cars that had to move because the Board of Directors decided it would be a good idea...
October 26, 2015 - 4:29pm