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Being Elf-ish: One of Santa's workers shares secrets from the North Pole
Government offices, banks, stores close for Christmas
Tammy Makram -- Baby Jane Doe -- continues quest to find birth mother
Fire destroys home addition
Holiday Traditions: Ramadan a time for spiritual growth and reflection
Boys hockey: Big game, big win for Luverne
Wrestling: Oeltjenbruns, Nielsen lead Luverne
High school basketball: JCC boys rout MCW
Girls basketball: Henry is back, and loving every second
Prep girls basketball: Sibley-Ocheyedan tests unbeaten Okoboji
Column: Inglorious hackers, or 'Revenge of the Nerd'
Column: Holiday chores made special again by visit from mom
Column: Good riddance to the worst Congress ever
Column: Ethics training for Congress? Dream on
As others see it: The best gift -- get there safe
Robert J. Schmidt
Edward "Ed" Riepma
Joseph "Joe" Dragstra
Religion briefs: Dec. 24
Looking Back: 1989 -- Hadley man named state's top cattleman
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
Season's jottings: Newsroom staffers share Christmas memories
The pageantry of it all
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Julius 90th birthday
Probst 80th birthday
School Board Minutes for November
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Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
July 30, 2014
Wayne Klumper returns to Fun Run
WORTHINGTON — This isn’t Bedford Falls, and he isn’t George Bailey, but by now Wayne Klumper must be feeling as if he’s starring in his own surreal version of “It’s a Wonderful Life.” A little more than a year ago, the longtime program director at the Worthington...
July 30, 2014 - 10:40pm
November 15, 2013
2014 dip to boost Wayne Klumper Heals Fund
WORTHINGTON — Proceeds from the next Deep Freeze Dip will help fund youth sports programs in the region. The annual event, set for 3 p.m. Jan. 18 on Lake Okabena at Sunset Park during Worthington’s Winterfest celebration, will have its proceeds go toward the Wayne Klumper Heals...
November 15, 2013 - 9:43pm
October 20, 2013
Klumper book shares tragedy, faith
WORTHINGTON — Day after day, the Klumper family sat in the intensive care waiting room of a Sioux Falls hospital, praying and worrying and waiting for the opportunity to go in and see their husband and dad, Wayne Klumper, who was being treated for devastating injuries caused by...
October 20, 2013 - 9:40pm
September 13, 2013
Miracle Man: Wayne Klumper returns home 11 weeks after devastating accident
WORTHINGTON — Seventy-nine days after he climbed aboard his motorcycle and headed out to run an errand in town, Wayne Klumper returned home earlier this week. The intervening 11 weeks were painful ones for Wayne and his family as he struggled to overcome the extreme injuries he...
lifestyles / people
September 13, 2013 - 4:08pm
July 31, 2013
Fun Run an emotional race in 2013
WORTHINGTON — Typically, the YMCA Fun Run is an emotional affair. Laughing kids, smiling parents. That kind of emotional release. But this year, the 31st annual Fun Run introduced a little more emotion than usual. Julie Haas, a longtime volunteer, ran the course a day early...
July 31, 2013 - 9:03pm
July 23, 2013
Wilmont Cardinals to honor Wayne Klumper
WILMONT — The Wilmont Cardinals amateur baseball team will be wearing Wayne Klumper T-shirts during Game 1 of the Region 13C amateur baseball playoffs against the Worthington Cubs Wednesday as part of a fundraiser for the Klumper family. “We felt this was something we could do,...
July 23, 2013 - 3:28pm
July 11, 2013
In time of need, a helping hand
WORTHINGTON -- On the south side of Olson Park Wednesday afternoon, four high school kids kept their balance as they stood on a hay rack waiting...
July 11, 2013 - 11:18pm
July 9, 2013
Fun Run: Challenge goes out to former YMCA employees
WORTHINGTON -- The challenge is going out to former Worthington Area YMCA employees. Al Baloun, a longtime baseball and softball umpire and one-time YMCA employee, is offering to personally contact former YMCA employees to challenge them to take part in the 2013 Fun Run to help Wayne...
July 9, 2013 - 11:03pm
July 5, 2013
Some Fun Run money to aid Wayne Klumper and family
WORTHINGTON -- For 32 years, Wayne Klumper brought families together as program director of the Worthington Area YMCA. Now, as Klumper works...
July 5, 2013 - 11:02pm
August 15, 2009
Gratif Y ing career: Klumper calls it quits after 37 years with YMCA
WORTHINGTON -- As Wayne Klumper sits in his office, the sounds of pounding feet and bouncing basketballs overhead reverberate clearly through the ceiling. But Wayne isn't fazed or even distracted by the noise. "I don't even hear it," he said, looking upward. "If there was a real...
August 15, 2009 - 12:00am