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king turkey day
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
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