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Vigils, rallies planned in Minnesota State Fair area
Building bickering: Windom divided over proposed emergency services/fire hall facility
WRHCF promotes education of health care professionals
WRHCF scholarship recipients share stories, gratitude
New overlay work may begin Monday
Iowa high school football: H-LP impressive in season opener
Les Knutson: Hard-hitting Buttermakers play Regal today
Girls soccer: Trojans show improvement in second game
College football: Reid, Bluejays looking to make big waves
Boys soccer: Trojans cruise
Column: Back to school -- our mission is safety
Column: Obliging a donor is not necessarily criminal
Column: Minnesota's economy faces a turning point
Column: Is Jill Stein the Ralph Nader of 2016?
Letter: DFL political games hurt millions of Minnesotans
Raymond Arthur Karhu
Ryan L. Shea
City begins 2017 budget talks
Biking Bob: 78-year-old Hibma still doing plenty of pedaling
Column: A Nobles County cowboy made 1934 history
Column: Together 2016 a gathering to remember
Disheveled Theologian: Finding meaning in the motive
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Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
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August 26, 2016
Les Knutson: Hard-hitting Buttermakers play Regal today
LES KNUTSON Daily Globe sports columnist HADLEY -- Back again for action in the Class C state amateur baseball tournament, the power-hitting Hadley Buttermakers -- champions of Region 13C -- play today against the Regal Eagles in a 1:30 p.m. scheduled game in Hutchinson. Regal, the...
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August 5, 2016
Les Knutson: Twins are showing some good signs
By Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist HERON LAKE --- I usually just write about high school sports, past and present, but the first three nights of August were certainly impressive offensive performances by the Minnesota Twins against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field....
August 5, 2016 - 4:45pm
July 21, 2016
Les Knutson: Town ball parks are full of history
LES KNUTSON Daily Globe sports columnist HERON LAKE -- “If you like baseball, you’ll love this book,” is a quote at the top of the front cover by former Major League catcher Terry Steinbach. Steinbach grew up in New Ulm and graduated from high school there in 1980 before playing...
July 21, 2016 - 3:08pm
May 27, 2016
Les Knutson: Windom's BARC gym will honor a coaching legend
WINDOM — My good friend Steve Rubis has told me several times, “You gotta write a story about Jack Kelly some day.” Well, today is the day. There are actually two stories about Jack in today’s paper, as Kelly is featured on the Faces and Places page of Section A, and this...
May 27, 2016 - 10:05pm
May 11, 2016
Blast From the Past: In '91, W-WG was tournament-tested and ready
EDITOR’S NOTE: Last week’s “Blast” (May 12) established the background of Westbrook-Walnut Grove’s memorable 1990-91 boys’ basketball season as a first-year paired high school. With a tall starting lineup — featuring 6-4 senior Nick Kuehl and 6-3 junior Tim Fowler at...
May 11, 2016 - 7:24pm
April 29, 2016
Les Knutson: Spring sports are at midway point
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist HERON LAKE — Gary Hildebrandt, Heron Lake-Okabena High School’s enthusiastic head track and field coach, sat his athletes down during Wednesday’s all-day rain for a team meeting before sending them into the swimming pool where he put...
April 29, 2016 - 11:24pm
April 13, 2016
Les Knutson: Final Four impresses Heckenlaible, Kjorness
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist HOUSTON, Texas — It’s been 10 days already since Villanova point guard Ryan Arcidiacono flipped a pass to teammate Kris Jenkins for his historic buzzer-beating three-pointer which gave the Wildcats the 2016 NCAA Championship with their...
April 13, 2016 - 10:08pm
March 23, 2016
Les Knutson: Fulda's '06 state title triggered by big rally against rival MCC
Blast From the Past Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist FULDA — Trailing by four points with less than a minute left and playing without...
March 23, 2016 - 8:38pm
March 18, 2016
Les Knutson: After long winter, Houston is welcome taste of summer
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist HOUSTON, Texas — Starting with an early morning flight on Sunday and ending with an evening flight on Wednesday, my wife Cheryl and I were able to spend a few days in the warmth of Houston, Texas, this past week. Cheryl actually left for...
March 18, 2016 - 8:20pm
March 2, 2016
Les Knutson: Quality basketball still abounds in this area
HERON LAKE — After watching both boys basketball Section 3 championship games last week at Marshall and viewing three of Saturday’s four south sub-section girls’ quarterfinals in Worthington, it’s apparent that high school hoops still creates a lot of excitement here in the...
March 2, 2016 - 9:33pm
February 24, 2016
Les Knutson: From Watertown to Mabel, watching lots of basketball
HERON LAKE — It must be nearly 500 miles from Watertown, S.D., to Mabel, Minn., but within six days I was lucky enough to be at high school basketball games in each town. With sons Chad and Logan, I made the trip to Watertown 12 days ago (Saturday, February 13) and then six days...
February 24, 2016 - 9:35pm
January 20, 2016
Les Knutson: Trip to TCF Bank was historic
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist MINNEAPOLIS — It’s already been 11 days since I sat in freezing cold on the top of TCF Bank Stadium’s Section 203 and watched the Minnesota Vikings tangle with the Seattle Seahawks in the first round of this year’s NFL playoffs. It...
January 20, 2016 - 7:11pm
December 23, 2015
Les Knutson: Okabena residents Place and Untiedt have a lot in common
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist OKABENA — Two Okabena area girls — Courtney Place and Samantha Untiedt — each enjoyed a bundle...
December 23, 2015 - 9:26pm
November 19, 2015
Blast from the Past: Trojans 8-1 in 1965; Bulldogs extended win streak
Les Knutson Blast from the Past WORTHINGTON — While the Minnesota Twins and Los Angeles Dodgers were battling through seven close games of the 1965 World Series and Billboard’s top-five singles included “Yesterday” by the Beatles, “A Lover’s Concerto” by the Toys,...
November 19, 2015 - 9:02pm
August 13, 2015
Les Knutson: In '65, Pipestone dominated amateur baseball playoffs
PIPESTONE — This afternoon at the Heritage Hall on the Murray County Fairgrounds in Slayton, Mike Springman — who grew up in northwestern Nobles County — will give a presentation entitled: “The First Night League: Baseball in Murray County in the Early 50s.” Springman’s...
August 13, 2015 - 8:10pm