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Trump picks Iowa Governor Branstad as U.S. ambassador to China: transition official
Family Art Night scheduled during parent-teacher conferences week
Remembering Pearl Harbor: WWII veteran on Oahu when Japanese launched sneak attack
Seminar aims to create smooth transition for retiring business owners
Area girls basketball roundup: Adrian beats Luverne after slow start
Prep wrestling: Trojans fall in tight battle with W/RRC
Area boys basketball roundup: Huskies win high-scoring season opener
Boys hockey: Trojans refuse to quit in loss to Redwood Valley
Boys basketball: Trojans show teamwork, depth in victory over Luverne
Letter: Pioneer Village
Letter: Local government entities should live within their means
Column: 21st Century Cures Act a remedy for all Americans
Letter: There's a third group of Americans, too
Letter: Thanks to organizers of community Thanksgiving
Gerald L. Smith
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
PieLogNog: A holiday mashup of chocolate, salted caramel, eggnog and pecan pie
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
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Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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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
May 6, 2015
Les Knutson: Remembering the 1965 Trojan Relays
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist HERON LAKE — I came across an interesting item in the April 29 issue of the Tri-County News, the local weekly newspaper which serves the communities of Heron Lake, Okabena and Brewster. In the Heron Lake Old News section on page two...
May 6, 2015 - 9:49pm
April 10, 2015
Les Knutson: Jalen Voss enjoyed banner year at DWU
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist MITCHELL, S.D. — Worthington’s Jalen Voss, who was an exceptional low post scorer and rebounder for the Trojans just four short years ago, recently capped a brilliant basketball career at Dakota Wesleyan University (DWU) in Mitchell,...
April 10, 2015 - 9:16pm
April 6, 2015
Forum News Service reporter to present on sex trafficking
MOORHEAD — Amy Dalrymple, a reporter with the Forum News Service, will speak at Concordia College at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Knutson Campus Center about sex trafficking in the Bakken and beyond. Her talk is free and open to the public. As a reporter who has spent six months investigating...
April 6, 2015 - 8:40pm
March 17, 2015
Les Knutson: State basketball tourney was an enjoyable experience
MINNEAPOLIS — Once again I had an opportunity, along with three of my sons, to take in some of the action at the annual state boys’ basketball tournament, which is always a family highlight. My favorite day is Thursday when the Class A quarterfinals are played at Williams Arena...
March 17, 2015 - 10:20pm
February 11, 2015
Les Knutson: Killebrew photo coming to HL-O silent auction
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist OKABENA — Beginning tonight (Feb. 12) and lasting through halftime of Saturday evening’s game, Heron Lake-Okabena High School will be having an ongoing silent auction. Benefits from the three-night event will go to help with medical...
February 11, 2015 - 11:00pm
January 28, 2015
Les Knutson: Schilling excelling at Augustana
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Since graduating from Ellsworth High School in 2012, Casey Schilling has been excelling as a basketball player at Augustana College in Sioux Falls, S.D. The youngest of the three Schilling brothers (Curt, 2004; Cody,...
January 28, 2015 - 7:35pm
January 7, 2015
Blast From the Past: WHS earned 54th straight conference mat win before '75 storm hit
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist WORTHINGTON — On the second Thursday evening of January, 40 years ago — the night before the Storm of the Century, the Big Blizzard of 1975 or what was dubbed an ‘Arctic Hurricane’ struck the area and paralyzed all traffic and...
January 7, 2015 - 10:34pm
January 1, 2015
Les Knutson: Blaise, the Loggers, and Lisa's bombs
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist HERON LAKE — Happy New Year’s greetings from the small town with a grand history, sometimes referred to as “ducks paradise.” It’s hard to imagine that it’s already 2015 — the year projected ahead in “Back to the Future...
January 1, 2015 - 9:37pm
December 25, 2014
Les Knutson: Jirele follows Pater to run for Mount Marty
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist WORTHINGTON — One week ago today, the south side of the media room at Worthington High School...
December 25, 2014 - 7:27pm