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St. Matthew’s celebrates 125 years
Solar cars make stop in Worthington as part of national event
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
While crews work to restore power, Northland residents without electricity improvise, adapt
Free dental care event at Concordia gives Grafton woman a reason to smile
Amateur baseball: Lakefield wins playoff slugfest
Amateur baseball: Adrian forces Game 3 with win over Lakefield
Legion baseball: Post 5 exits from district tournament
Les Knutson: Town ball parks are full of history
Scott Rall: Prairie View -- The rest of the story
Column: Doubling down on principle at the Republican convention
Column: Self-worship over sound judgment
Letter: Thanks, Worthington, for support of Arc
Letter: Local coverage in newspaper has been lacking
Column: You know what they say ...
Barbara Ann Amundson
Frances Marie Ellefson
Audrey A. Faber
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Column: Father knows best
Looking Back: 2006 -- Reisdorfer honored with statewide nursing award
Barn to Dance: Mayville summer tradition going strong after 27 years
Out and About
Davis 85th birthday
Birth: July 22, 2016
Birth: July 20, 2016
Bullerman 85th birthday
Burns 90th birthday
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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
June 11, 2015
Les Knutson: Respect for the reporter
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist As a part-time sports reporter for the Daily Globe, I have had the the opportunity to cover many big events, including several state track and field meets. Last week, Windom Area’s Tyler Morgan claimed the area’s only state championship,...
June 11, 2015 - 9:02pm
May 21, 2015
Les Knutson: HL-O's Schmid epitomizes service and leadership
OKABENA — Spencer Howard was a man of much wisdom. I had the privilege of teaching across the hall from Mr. Howard for several years at the Southwest Star Concept (SSC) High School in Okabena. Spencer was the art teacher at SSC and had also taught art at Round Lake-Brewster. But...
May 21, 2015 - 10:09pm