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Birth: May 24, 2017
Schaap 90th birthday
Anderson 90th birthday
Schaap 70th anniversary
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Regular Board Meeting Minutes April 2017
king turkey day
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
Letter: Bring back traditional downtown Turkey Day
By Lon Lien, Worthington As I review a groundswell of commentary today on local social media, I am compelled to respond. Much is being said about returning most of the events surrounding Turkey Day to the original locale — downtown — and little or no comment supporting the...
October 26, 2015 - 4:27pm
October 23, 2015
Letter: Turkey Day festivities belong downtown
By Kayla Markus, Worthington Turkey Day needs to go back downtown. The past couple years have been out at the fairgrounds. It’s nice to have the arena for concerts, but it is not convenient for other activities. This past year was the most disappointing Turkey Day we have had....
October 23, 2015 - 9:33pm
October 22, 2015
Letter: What happened to King Turkey Day?
By David DeGroot, Lynn Iverson and Jerry Iverson, Worthington Growing up in Worthington, we always looked forward to King Turkey Day. We would go downtown and watch the parade, and afterward hit the food vendors and enjoy the rest of the day’s festivities. But now, after the...
October 22, 2015 - 5:34pm
September 20, 2015
Demlie, Henkels lead King Turkey Day 10K
WORTHINGTON — With ideal weather conditions prevailing Saturday morning, a total of 320 runners — 144 women and 176 men — completed the...
September 20, 2015 - 11:13pm
September 18, 2015
WANTED: A Great Gobbler Gallop Win for Worthington!
WORTHINGTON — King Turkey Day is a community celebration, and it has elements that are common to many such festivals — walk/run events, a...
September 18, 2015 - 10:11pm
Flipping out: Milo Hawkinson heads up Turkey Day pancake crew
During King Turkey Day week, Milo Hawkinson’s grocery list is a bulky one. This year he ordered 132 boxes of pancake mix, 38 bottles of syrup...
September 18, 2015 - 10:04pm