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South Dakota students save money, get head start on college career
PolyMet opponents want law judge hearings
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
County budget talks lead to bonding discussion
Government Center steps to be repaired
High school volleyball: Trojans hope experience puts them over the top
Girls tennis: Trojans drop opener to Harrisburg
High school football: H-LP gridders aiming for success
Amateur baseball: Cubs fall in state opener; Milroy wins
Girls tennis: Luverne splits early triangular tests
Sean Hannity, Trump's 'spin doctor'
Letter: Divider-in-chief is at it again
Column: Why pension oversight is important
Column: A nice column about Trump
Column: District 518 geared up for start of new school year
Curtis Lowell Schmidt
James Robert Arnt
Robert D. Miller
Theodore "Ted" Kamstra
Looking Back: 1966 -- Foreign ag specialists visit Worthington
Column: Is it possible to be fast asleep for three or four weeks?
Crazy about the cube: Abel Piper, 12, participates in Rubik’s Cube National Championships
Disheveled Theologian: Twenty years later, still glad to have him with me
Column: Getting lost in the clouds
Out and About
Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
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Regular School Board Meeting Minutes
Special Board Meeting Summary
May 13, 2016
Column: A day that will live in infamy -- an 1862 version
Editor’s note: Former longtime Daily Globe Editor Ray Crippen died Dec. 27, 2015. We will continue to publish previously run “Isn’t That Something” columns on Saturdays, until further notice, as a tribute to Crippen and his knowledge of local and regional history. The following...
May 13, 2016 - 2:27pm
July 23, 2015
Lake Shetek Area chapter of Let's Go Fishing expanding its mission
Board members of the Lake Shetek chapter of Let’s Go Fishing want to make community members aware that they too can schedule outings on the handicap accessible pontoon. When the chapter first began, its focus was on residents of nursing homes and assisted living centers. While...
July 23, 2015 - 10:30pm
October 20, 2014
Key Largo to host tourism summit
SLAYTON — A Southern Minnesota Tourism Summit is planned Nov. 6 at Key Largo on Lake Shetek. The interactive gathering of communities, businesses, elected officials, organizations and tourism professionals from the region will focus on working together to increase tourism, foster...
October 20, 2014 - 9:02pm
January 19, 2013
Column: Monument's dedication brought excitement in '25
WORTHINGTON -- January. Minnesota. Cold. Indoors. It is a time for playing games. I have a guessing game. Guess what event stirred this excitement in southwest Minnesota in the summer of 1925? "As nearly as could be estimated by people accustomed to such events, over 15,000 people...
January 19, 2013 - 12:00am
August 16, 2012
U.S.-Dakota War commemorative events set at Lake Shetek
CURRIE -- A pair of events will take place Saturday at Lake Shetek State Park to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Dakota War of 1862. A bus tour to places that played a part in the war will be from 9 a.m. to noon. Stops at various cabin sites will include discussion about...
August 16, 2012 - 10:11pm
July 8, 2012
One dead in boating accident
LAKE SHETEK - An individual died early Sunday in a boat accident on Lake Shetek. The only information available on the accident Sunday afternoon was a statement from Murray County Sheriff Steve Telkamp. "There was a fatal boat accident on Lake Shetek during the early hours of July...
July 8, 2012 - 9:52pm
June 28, 2012
Editorial: Get out and appreciate parks
We recently followed up on a rumor that one of the state parks in the region was in danger of closing. Turns out, as is often the case with such rumors, there was no validity to the gossip. But it reminded us, in this era of budget cuts and economic uncertainty, how fortunate we...
June 28, 2012 - 12:00am
May 24, 2012
Events scheduled at Lake Shetek
CURRIE -- An open house at Lake Shetek State Park and a grand opening of two new campgrounds is set for June 9. A pork sandwich feed will begin at 11:30 a.m. at the picnic grounds. The event is hosted by The Friends of Lake Shetek State Park, The grand opening of Sunrise and Oak...
May 24, 2012 - 8:59pm
January 17, 2012
State Park's cabins offer winter retreat
CURRIE -- While it may not be an ideal winter for people who love to spend their days ice fishing, building snow forts or snowshoeing, it still...
January 17, 2012 - 7:39pm
April 6, 2011
Several improvements in the works at Lake Shetek State Park
CURRIE -- Things may be a bit crazy this spring and summer during the construction season, but in the end, the results at Lake Shetek State Park...
April 6, 2011 - 12:00am
July 27, 2010
"Let's Go Fishing with Seniors"
TRACY -- A dance and silent auction fundraiser for the Lake Shetek Chapter of "Let's Go Fishing with Seniors" will take place from 8 p.m. to midnight at the Breezy Point Barn on Lake Shetek on Tepeeotah Road Saturday. Music will be provided by "Starfire."
July 27, 2010 - 9:18pm
June 21, 2010
Shetek sewer still stinks
SLAYTON -- Denny Johnson and his wife, Debbie, figure they had about half a dozen good years in their new home on Valhalla Road, just west of...
June 21, 2010 - 8:51pm
February 15, 2010
Ice fishing challenges brought on by heavy snow this winter
CURRIE -- They came from the southern part of the state, and from the north, east and west. And what brought them to Lake Shetek? "The landing...
February 15, 2010 - 12:00am