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Recommendations made to increase land use permit fees
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Girls hockey: New Ulm tallies 10, tops Trojans
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Disheveled Thelogian: A feast, a robbery and a reason to give thanks
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November 24, 2016
Les Knutson: State football is fun at US Bank Stadium
LES KNUTSON Daily Globe sports columnist MINNEAPOLIS -- Last Saturday, I was fortunate enough -- along with sons Chad and Lucas -- to watch a trio of high school football games at the spacious new home of the Minnesota Vikings, US Bank Stadium. To say that it’s quite a place is...
November 24, 2016 - 8:27pm
October 21, 2016
Blast From the Past: Lefty Krohn was a pitching legend
LES KNUTSON Daily Globe sports columnist WORTHINGTON -- For more than a decade, Duane “Lefty” Krohn was an area pitching legend during the...
October 21, 2016 - 9:10pm
September 14, 2016
Les Knutson: In 1968, first Turkey Trot was boys-only
LES KNUTSON Daily Globe sports columnist WORTHINGTON -- Later this afternoon (Thursday, Sept. 15), for the 49th time, Worthington High School officials will be hosting the annual Turkey Trot Invitational high school cross country meet. Since 1993, the event has been held at the Prairie...
September 14, 2016 - 7:59pm
September 7, 2016
Les Knutson: Scoring was prolific in SDSU opener
LES KNUTSON Daily Globe sports columnist FORT WORTH, TEXAS -- Sitting up high in the bleachers --- row LL in the upper deck, five rows from the very top -- of Amon G. Carter Stadium on the campus of Texas Christian University (TCU) in Fort Worth, Texas, last Saturday evening (Sept....
September 7, 2016 - 8:55pm
August 26, 2016
Les Knutson: Hard-hitting Buttermakers play Regal today
LES KNUTSON Daily Globe sports columnist HADLEY -- Back again for action in the Class C state amateur baseball tournament, the power-hitting Hadley Buttermakers -- champions of Region 13C -- play today against the Regal Eagles in a 1:30 p.m. scheduled game in Hutchinson. Regal, the...
August 26, 2016 - 9:30pm
August 5, 2016
Les Knutson: Twins are showing some good signs
By Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist HERON LAKE --- I usually just write about high school sports, past and present, but the first three nights of August were certainly impressive offensive performances by the Minnesota Twins against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field....
August 5, 2016 - 4:45pm
July 21, 2016
Les Knutson: Town ball parks are full of history
LES KNUTSON Daily Globe sports columnist HERON LAKE -- “If you like baseball, you’ll love this book,” is a quote at the top of the front cover by former Major League catcher Terry Steinbach. Steinbach grew up in New Ulm and graduated from high school there in 1980 before playing...
July 21, 2016 - 3:08pm
May 27, 2016
Les Knutson: Windom's BARC gym will honor a coaching legend
WINDOM — My good friend Steve Rubis has told me several times, “You gotta write a story about Jack Kelly some day.” Well, today is the day. There are actually two stories about Jack in today’s paper, as Kelly is featured on the Faces and Places page of Section A, and this...
May 27, 2016 - 10:05pm
May 11, 2016
Blast From the Past: In '91, W-WG was tournament-tested and ready
EDITOR’S NOTE: Last week’s “Blast” (May 12) established the background of Westbrook-Walnut Grove’s memorable 1990-91 boys’ basketball season as a first-year paired high school. With a tall starting lineup — featuring 6-4 senior Nick Kuehl and 6-3 junior Tim Fowler at...
May 11, 2016 - 7:24pm
May 6, 2016
Blast From the Past: W-WG ruled basketball in 1990-91
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist WESTBROOK — While the Persian Gulf War, known as Operation Desert Storm, was happening in Saudi...
May 6, 2016 - 6:30pm
April 29, 2016
Les Knutson: Spring sports are at midway point
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist HERON LAKE — Gary Hildebrandt, Heron Lake-Okabena High School’s enthusiastic head track and field coach, sat his athletes down during Wednesday’s all-day rain for a team meeting before sending them into the swimming pool where he put...
April 29, 2016 - 11:24pm
April 13, 2016
Les Knutson: Final Four impresses Heckenlaible, Kjorness
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist HOUSTON, Texas — It’s been 10 days already since Villanova point guard Ryan Arcidiacono flipped a pass to teammate Kris Jenkins for his historic buzzer-beating three-pointer which gave the Wildcats the 2016 NCAA Championship with their...
April 13, 2016 - 10:08pm
March 23, 2016
Les Knutson: Fulda's '06 state title triggered by big rally against rival MCC
Blast From the Past Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist FULDA — Trailing by four points with less than a minute left and playing without...
March 23, 2016 - 8:38pm
March 18, 2016
Les Knutson: After long winter, Houston is welcome taste of summer
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist HOUSTON, Texas — Starting with an early morning flight on Sunday and ending with an evening flight on Wednesday, my wife Cheryl and I were able to spend a few days in the warmth of Houston, Texas, this past week. Cheryl actually left for...
March 18, 2016 - 8:20pm
March 13, 2016
Les Knutson: Jackson County Central was hot in second halves
In its three state tournament games, Jackson County Central outscored its opponents by 30 points in the second half. The Huskies outscored Caledonia...
March 13, 2016 - 7:11pm