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king turkey day
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
Let's have a safe and fun KTD
It’s too bad that we no longer take photos of pretty girls posed among a field full of turkeys. Those shots are among some of my favorites...
September 18, 2015 - 9:30pm
September 17, 2015
Editorial: You can run, or walk
For many years, the King Turkey Day 10K has been an integral part of Worthington’s annual fall celebration. Runners regularly praise the event for its organization, as well as for the support shown each year by the multitude of folks who cheer the runners on along the course. A...
September 17, 2015 - 4:54pm
September 16, 2015
Editorial: Come one, come all this weekend
It’s Worthington’s weekend to celebrate, and we’re hoping generous numbers of local residents and out-of-town guests join us for the 76th annual King Turkey Day. Our one-of-a-kind festival promises to be a memorable occasion this year. Sporting the theme “Turkey Town Takedown,”...
September 16, 2015 - 2:59pm
August 30, 2015
King Turkey Day 10K 2.0: Worthington Area YMCA takes over annual race
WORTHINGTON — Last year’s King Turkey Day marked the end of an era as the Okabena Bay Area Striders hung up their running shoes after 35 years of organizing the King Turkey Day 10K Race. Keeping the tradition alive, the Worthington Area YMCA has stepped up to continue the race...
August 30, 2015 - 9:00pm
August 14, 2015
King Turkey Day to host home brewing contest
WORTHINGTON — Ready, set, brew. Every year, Worthington’s King Turkey Day festival begins with a mixer to welcome the visitors from Cuero, Texas. Coinciding with the mixer this year will be the first-ever Turkey Town Brew Down — a home brew contest for amateur brewers. Cindy...
August 14, 2015 - 9:50pm
July 7, 2015
Theme set for 76th King Turkey Day
WORTHINGTON — The King Turkey Day Board of Directors is finalizing its plans for the 76th annual King Turkey Day. As a tradition every year the King Turkey Day Board of Directors has come up with a theme for the festivities. The theme is “Turkey Town Take Down.” As previously...
July 7, 2015 - 9:30pm
July 1, 2015
Love & Theft to perform at KTD
WORTHINGTON — King Turkey Day Inc. of Worthington has announced that this year’s KTD celebration will feature the country music duo Love & Theft. Love and Theft made its recording debut in 2009 and scored a Top 10 hit, “Runaway,” on its debut album, “World Wide Open”...
July 1, 2015 - 8:46pm
June 26, 2015
Gable will speak during this year's Turkey Day
WORTHINGTON -- The King Turkey Day Board of Directors has announced Dan Gable will be the featured speaker during the 76th annual King Turkey Day celebration. Gable will speak at 1 p.m Sept. 19 on the corner of Fourth Avenue and 10th Street. Gable, a former University of Iowa...
June 26, 2015 - 12:38pm
February 23, 2015
Bowling: Alley Cats win King Turkey Day Bowling Tournament
WORTHINGTON — With a score of 3,552, the Alley Cats won the 11th Annual King Turkey Day Bowling Tournament at Oxford Bowl on Saturday. The five-person team bested its next next closest competitor by nearly 40 pins. The Alley Cats are: Delroy Heidebrink, Lettie Reitmeier, Pam Heidebrink,...
February 23, 2015 - 11:35pm