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Father charged with murder in death of 3-year-old western Minn. boy
Q&A with Howling for Wolves Founder Dr. Maureen Hackett
Data: April 19, 2018
Reasons for increased violence at Minnesota prison unclear
Northwest Minn. man held woman captive, threatened to 'cut her into pieces' with machete
Twins' LaMarre ends Puerto Rico marathon in 16th
Paul, Rockets cruise past Wolves
The Drill: Landon is a Rogers, so he plays baseball -- naturally
College football: Boneschans, Linder to play for Minnesota West
Golf: Wintry weather keeps pushing back golf season
Herberger's, other Bon-Ton Stores, to close
Project Food Forest planned in Luverne
Unnamed California investor buying up SD motels
Still fun at 40: Sanford Worthington Clinic’s Hieronimus still loves career after 40 years in health care
Detroit Lakes, Minn. couple among those stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
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Letter: Attend NCHS presentation Sunday at Armory
Column: Don't be afraid to reach out for help
AIMLESSLY NAVIGATING: Relationships, positivity breed happiness
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Males and laundry: know when to fold 'em
Gary Sterling Rodriguez Johnson
Charles "Cub" Holm
Bernice Verdella Melom
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Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
April 4, 2018
Lakefield man faces charges in standoff event
LAKEFIELD — A Lakefield man is facing criminal charges after a five-hour standoff with multiple area law enforcement agencies last week. Brandon E. Hemphill, 37, has been charged with felony threats of violence and felony discharge of a dangerous weapon within a municipality after...
April 4, 2018 - 8:45am
March 30, 2018
Lakefield standoff ends without incident
LAKEFIELD — One individual was taken into custody without incident early Friday morning after an approximately five-hour standoff with law enforcement. According to a press release issued by the Lakefield Police Department, multiple law enforcement agencies responded to a residence...
March 30, 2018 - 11:35am
March 17, 2018
'Antiques Roadshow' appraiser to host events
REGIONAL — Mark Moran, an Iola, Wis. appraiser with appearances on PBS’ hit show “Antiques Roadshow,” will assess antiques at several area libraries from March 24-29. Moran’s first stop is at Meinders Community Library in Pipestone at 10 a.m. March 24. He will visit Windom...
March 17, 2018 - 1:02pm
March 10, 2018
JCC hosting public meetings regarding facility needs
JACKSON — The Jackson County Central School District is inviting district residents to participate in its future facilities maintenance and upkeep decisions. Coming at the heels of an extensive independent evaluation that identified 392 districtwide projects worth approximately...
March 10, 2018 - 9:40am
January 30, 2018
Data: Jan. 31, 2018
Ambulance 5:37 p.m. Monday: 1600 block of Clary Street, Worthington. 1:02 p.m. Tuesday: 500 block of Burlington Avenue, Worthington, female who was lightheaded and weak. Crashes WPD: non-injury crash, 4:47 p.m. Monday, White Lane and McMillan Street.
January 30, 2018 - 8:52pm
January 24, 2018
Worthington gets 11 inches of snow; 46 mph wind gusts in Monday blizzard
WORTHINGTON — With the largest snowstorm to hit southwest Minnesota in several years, Mother Nature packed a punch Monday with heavy snow and...
January 24, 2018 - 7:27am
December 30, 2017
Area rural fire departments receive financial boost
REGIONAL — Select fire departments across southwest Minnesota will get a financial boost toward remaining active in saving lives and protecting property in rural Minnesota. Eight rural fire departments in communities of populations less than 10,000 in The Globe’s coverage area...
December 30, 2017 - 11:29am
December 6, 2017
Jackson native releases debut novel
JACKSON — For years, Linda James had accumulated the perfect ingredients for a debut novel. Set sometime in the 1960s. A fictitious Minnesota...
December 6, 2017 - 7:38am
November 28, 2017
Jackson native to visit regional libraries
JACKSON — Jackson native Linda (Polz) James will visit the Jackson and Lakefield public libraries this week and discuss her debut novel, “The Space in Between.” Published in October, the 1979 Jackson High School graduate’s novel is set in 1968 in Springville, Minn. — a...
November 28, 2017 - 8:25am
November 18, 2017
Arrest, charges filed in Jackson stabbing
JACKSON — A Shakopee woman has been arrested and charged in connection with an early Monday morning stabbing in Jackson. Shannon Elizabeth...
November 18, 2017 - 6:48am
October 17, 2017
Author Eskens to appear at libraries
JACKSON — Award-winning and best-selling Minnesota author Allen Eskens will be at the Jackson and Lakefield libraries on Oct. 25 at 11 a.m. (Jackson) and 2 p.m. (Lakefield).
October 17, 2017 - 3:01pm
Kilen Woods to close for special hunt
LAKEFIELD — During a special hunt to prevent overpopulation of deer and protect resources on Oct. 28-29, Kilen Woods State Park will be closed to all visitors.
October 17, 2017 - 1:38pm
September 23, 2017
Oktoberfest is Sept. 30 in Lakefield
LAKEFIELD — Bratwurst, hot dogs, sauerbraten meatball sandwiches topped with red cabbage slaw, pork loin and chicken are the featured foods...
September 23, 2017 - 7:20am
August 27, 2017
Data: Aug. 28, 2017
Crashes WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a hit-and-run crash reported at 4:20 p.m. Friday from the 1000 block of Ryan’s Road. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 6:13 p.m. Friday from the 2000 block of...
August 27, 2017 - 8:52pm
August 10, 2017
I-90 section reducing to single lane starting Monday
MANKATO — Motorists are advised that Interstate 90 from Lakefield to Sherburn will be reduced to one lane each direction with reduced speeds beginning Monday as crews apply a surface treatment to preserve the pavement.
August 10, 2017 - 3:21pm