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No House oil safety vote
Reward raised, search under way for missing Crystal boy
Bells to note Civil War’s end anniversary
Iowa on alert: New notification system provides emergency info in new ways
Girls track: PA's Spanier, T-M-B's Ludeman return
Prep baseball: Luverne reloads, Windom Area loaded with arms
Scott Rall: Wildlife habitat management begs many questions
Track and field: Many top performers ready to run, jump and throw
Girls basketball: Three from Marshall, three from Redwood are All-Big South
Column: White House hypocrisy on Israel
As others see it: Railroad tax plan logical
Letter: U.S. energy policies are misguided
Letter: Fareway has a big heart in the right place
Letter: Just say no to another roundabout
Lou Ann Pistachio
Leo E. Swenson
Greetings from sunny Florida
Out & About: March 27-April 5
Looking Back: 1990 - Emary is Worthington's teacher of the year
Column: A little bit of the history of Dorman
Class of 2015: Mazariegos puts her faith in God to provide for her future
Out and About
Kazemba 80th birthday
Rueter 90th birthday
Groendyke 95th birthday
Price 98th birthday
Ordinance No. 1083
Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Abatement Request
Notice of Public Hearing for April 7, 2015
Data: March 26, 2015
Notice of Proposed City Ordinance to Amend Title XV
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 they say are the dangers associated with Enbridge’s proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline. On Monday, more than a dozen riders began their...
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 attention to their environmental concerns. The Sandpiper is an oil pipeline proposed by Enbridge Inc. to stretch 616 miles from near...
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 to contend with. Partial winter kills on several area lakes, including a significant fish kill on Bingham Lake in Cottonwood County, took...
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 the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is keeping an eye on. "We (take readings) to inform the commissioners and local anglers,"...
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 the lake," "Take the road around the lake," or "I live on the lake." "The lake" is, of course, Lake Okabena, and although it isn't located...
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
March 16, 2010
Addressing water quality
DNR, watersheds discuss ways to clean up lakes
March 16, 2010 - 12:00am
August 12, 2009
Otter attack surprises swimmer
DULUTH - Brigitte France was out for her customary morning swim on Lake Owen when she heard something hissing behind her. France, 51, lives in Altach, Austria, with her husband, former Duluthian Ted France. Each summer they spend time at a family cabin on Lake Owen near Drummond,...
August 12, 2009 - 9:38am