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Chillin' at Winterfest
Holiday music at Prairie in full swing
Chamber Singers to ring “The Bells of Christmas” at 2 p.m. Sunday
Time is of the essence
Fulda lights up the night
Luverne hockey tops Orono, S-O wrestlers take Okoboji Invite
Boys hockey: LSHSPTCUC score one for each letter in win over Trojans
Minnesota West basketball: Men pick up first win, women keep rolling
WHS basketball: Girls, boys sweep Windom Area on road
Boys basketball: MLA rallies
Column: Stepping out in faith
Column: After a mere 25 years, the triumph of the West is over
Column: The election really was rigged
Column: The post-truth era of politics
Column: Enrichment opportunities abound in 2017
Geneva J. Strolz
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
Disheveled Thelogian: A feast, a robbery and a reason to give thanks
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Les Knutson: Schnaible officially joins Hall
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist ADRIAN — Gearing up for his fourth season back as the head boys’ basketball coach at Adrian High School, Dean Schnaible took a well-deserved trip to Minneapolis last weekend where he was inducted into the Minnesota Basketball Coaches...
November 5, 2014 - 9:45pm
October 27, 2014
Les Knutson: Yes, cross country is a team sport
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist Over the past 10 years, I have written many “Blast-From-the-Past” features for the Daily Globe, seeking to bring readers “back in time” with memorable sporting events and people from the past. I have tried to make the stories interesting,...
October 27, 2014 - 11:13pm
October 1, 2014
Les Knutson: Let me tell you a story about a man named Jed
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist NORTHFIELD — Having spent a total of 26 years as a physical education, health and social studies teacher in the Northfield School District, as well as being the high school’s head boys’ basketball coach for 18 seasons and a head...
October 1, 2014 - 8:11pm
August 22, 2014
Cross country: HL-O's Edwards, Knutson win in Jackson
DAILY GLOBE FAIRMONT — Four Heron Lake-Okabena runners and a trio of Jackson County Central athletes earned individual medals Friday morning at the 12-team Early Bird Invitational high school cross country meet in Fairmont, which featured separate races by grade level. HL-O...
August 22, 2014 - 8:22pm
August 15, 2014
Blast From the Past: What do you remember
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist WORTHINGTON — Here it is already the middle of August and most of the summer is already a “Blast From the Past.” Before a new fall sports season swings into action, I would like to time some time to reflect back on some previous...
August 15, 2014 - 7:58pm
July 29, 2014
Les Knutson: Fun Run signals coming of fall
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist WORTHINGTON — Without question, tonight’s (July 30) 32nd annual YMCA Fun Run at Olson Park signals the soon ending of summer and beginning of fall. Although many hot (and humid) afternoons may still linger, the days continue to get...
July 29, 2014 - 9:41pm
April 30, 2014
Les Knutson: Spies and Gehl making Fulda proud
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist FULDA — As the calendar turns to May, it’s time to catch up on a couple of recent athletic events involving Fulda girls and report on an area farmer’s trip to Madison Square Garden in early April. Seeking to continue the excellence...
April 30, 2014 - 10:38pm
April 9, 2014
Les Knutson: Jordon Bents continues shot put success
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Worthington’s Jordon Bents was recently named the Northern Sun Conference Male Field Athlete of the Week for his extraordinary performance in the shot put at the University of Sioux Falls’ first outdoor track...
April 9, 2014 - 9:46pm
April 1, 2014
Les Knutson: Wally Pribyl helped put Heron Lake on the map
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist All the pews were full last Friday morning (March 28) at Christ The King Catholic Church in Webster, S.D. The life of one of the town’s most beloved citizens and community leaders was being celebrated at the large church, which completed...
April 1, 2014 - 9:30pm
March 19, 2014
Les Knutson: Dramatic finish capped exciting state tournament
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist MINNEAPOLIS — Trailing by four points with 22 seconds remaining at Target Center Saturday night, Lakeville North sophomore guard Drew Stewart caught a pass in the left corner and drilled a three-pointer — and was clearly fouled on...
March 19, 2014 - 8:47pm
February 20, 2014
Les Knutson: A last hurrah at the 'Taj Mahal'
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist Built six decades ago and first utilized in the 1953-54 season, the “old” gymnasium has seen its share of exciting high school basketball games. Legendary coach Lloyd Stussy guided the Wells Wildcats through the first 20 campaigns...
February 20, 2014 - 9:11pm
February 7, 2014
Les Knutson, Blast from the Past: Just before the Beatles, area came alive with exciting boys basketball play
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist LUVERNE — Having lost their fifth close Southwest Conference basketball game of the season the previous Friday night to District 8 rival Pipestone, the Luverne Cardinals were not to be denied on the evening of Feb. 7, 1964 — 50 years...
February 7, 2014 - 7:28pm
January 16, 2014
Les Knutson: Here we are, midway through the winter season
WORTHINGTON — As yesterday’s high winds forced the postponement of most area high school athletic events, it’s time to take a quick stock at how things are shaping up at the midway point of the winter season. Marshall has been dominant in basketball —- both girls and boys...
January 16, 2014 - 8:27pm
December 12, 2013
Les Knutson: High school football, Texas style
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist ARLINGTON, Texas — A book, a movie and a television show all named “Friday Night Lights” are based on Texas high school football, highlighting the storied traditions at Odessa Permian in the west-Texas oil country region. While...
December 12, 2013 - 4:59pm
November 21, 2013
Blast from the Past: November 1963 -- Unforgettable
Les Knutson Daily Globe HERON LAKE — I remember it vividly, like it happened yesterday. I was in Mrs. Just’s fifth-hour seventh-grade English class at the K-12 Heron Lake Public School building and was sent to the office (on an errand, to get some chalk or more staples)...
November 21, 2013 - 9:30pm