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MCA scores released; Worthington results consistent with state trend
Benefit planned for Nelson family
The man who fell to earth: Adventurist crashed into area cornfield in 1966
Data: Aug. 1, 2015
Local electric co-ops complete acquisition of Alliant Energy Electric Service Territory
Amateur baseball: Saufley leads Wilmont to victory
State VFW baseball: Post 3958 awaits Gold rematch
Scott Rall: White tail adults are pretty cool, too
Amateur baseball: Hadley goes 13 to beat Heron Lake
Summer sports: It's fun to run
Column: Clinton's new email fuss is no scandal
Column: What Congress must do for LGBT kids
Column: Putting a Senate bully in his place
Column: Marking 25 years of the ADA
As other see it: For safety, arm military
Sheryl A. Grindy
Nicholas "Nick" Steven Zenk
Lucille G. Taylor
A creative life: Tom Ling finds inspiration in the world around him
Column: It's by no means China in southwest Minnesota
Top tacos: Fresh flavors distinguish street fare
Out & About: July 31-Aug. 22
Okoboji Bible Conference gets under way Saturday
Out and About
Birth: July 31, 2015
Birth: July 30, 2015
Kass 80th birthday
Data: July 31, 2015
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Data: July 27, 2015
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Data: July 25, 2015
July 2, 2015
Blue-green algae a health risk
ALEXANDRIA — After incidents in which a child was hospitalized and a dog died, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued a warning...
July 2, 2015 - 9:56pm
More chemicals found in remote Minnesota lakes
ST. PAUL — A chemical associated only with X-ray technology is showing up in Lake Kabetogama in Voyageurs National Park and other northern lakes, one of many industrial compounds showing up in samples taken from Minnesota waterways. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Tuesday...
June 2, 2015 - 9:12pm
May 3, 2015
2015 Fishing Opener: Fishing opener always a big day in Minnesota
The Minnesota fishing opener is May 9. This is a big day for the state of Minnesota. Thousands of anglers will hit the water in hopes of catching...
sports / outdoors
May 3, 2015 - 11:02pm
Lost and found: WHS 1953 class ring turns up in bottom of metro lake
WORTHINGTON — A Twin Cities-based treasure hunter has dug up a precious bauble, and now he’s on the hunt to return it to its rightful owner. Scott...
May 3, 2015 - 8:21pm
April 16, 2015
Turkey virus: From China to Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Blame Minnesota’s famous lakes. The country’s top veterinarian said the state’s lakes may be part of the reason so many Minnesota turkeys are taking ill from the latest strain of avian influenza. Dr. John Clifford of the U.S. Department of Agriculture told a...
April 16, 2015 - 8:24pm
March 4, 2015
Report shows few streams, lakes swimmable in southwest Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Few streams or lakes in the far southwest corner of Minnesota are fishable or swimmable, according to the latest study of water bodies in that area by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. The study released Wednesday said of 93 streams studied, only three could...
March 4, 2015 - 8:44pm
August 21, 2014
Protesters’ ride along pipeline route sheds light on heavy issues
BRAINERD — Environmental activists on horseback passed through the Brainerd lakes area this week with the mission to raise awareness of what...
August 21, 2014 - 8:15pm
July 7, 2014
Protesters ride against pipeline
BACKUS — Critics of a proposed Sandpiper pipeline route that would cut through Cass County in north-central Minnesota gathered Monday to bring...
July 7, 2014 - 9:04pm
May 11, 2014
State of the lakes
WORTHINGTON — As the 2014 Minnesota fishing opener got under way this past weekend, those casting a line in the water had fewer rough fish...
May 11, 2014 - 9:46pm
January 9, 2014
Scott Rall: Anticipation is good for the outdoors person
Scott Rall Daily Globe outdoors writer I am embarking on a project for a friend that has done me about 40 favors over the past few years. I am heading up to the Whitefish Chain of Lakes near Cross Lake Minnesota in a few weeks to take in my annual spearing event. This is a relatively...
sports / outdoors
January 9, 2014 - 2:25pm
April 12, 2011
Putting the docks back
City of Worthington employees use a loader to move and position the dock as they place it back into Lake Okabena Tuesday afternoon at Chautauqua...
April 12, 2011 - 8:20pm
January 2, 2011
Oxygen levels looking good
SLAYTON -- Word from Murray County Parks Director Justin Hoffman to commissioners last week was that Lake Louisa's oxygen level was low, something...
January 2, 2011 - 9:00pm
April 11, 2010
Boats have storied histories: Queen's presence on Iowa Great Lakes dates back to 1884
ARNOLDS PARK, Iowa -- For 89 years, the original steamboat Queen traversed the waters of West Okoboji, hauling lumber and mail, but mostly people,...
April 11, 2010 - 12:00am
April 1, 2010
Worthington's great lake: Lake Okabena is community's playground
WORTHINGTON -- By people who live in and around Worthington, it is most often referred to as just "the lake." As in, "Let's walk around...
News / outdoors
April 1, 2010 - 12:00am
March 19, 2010
Update: Road will be breached near Milford to alleviate flooding worries
3:30 p.m. Friday Update
March 19, 2010 - 12:00am