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Historical Society ad hoc group presents plan for Armory
Minnesota West hosts Law Enforcement Day
County considers up to $17 million in bonding
Taxi service is up for proposals
Worthington man faces drug charges
Section football: Fulda, MLA, MCC finish the job
College volleyball: West shows spark against Riverland
Section cross country: Windom boys ready to make a run; Worthington in Minnetrista
Iowa state cross country: Sieperda, Anderson lead G-LR/CL boys to big meet
High school football: H-BC, E/E win big in section playoffs
Editorial: Schomacker for District 22A Representative
Letter: Our schools are committed to our students and our community
Column: The celebrity's apprentice
Editorial: Hamilton for District 22B Representative
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James G. Myers
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Disheveled Theologian: Banana bread evangelism
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Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
Potted mums difficult to establish if planted in fall
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Speaker demands health insurance action or will ask Dayton to resign
March 2, 2016
Les Knutson: Quality basketball still abounds in this area
HERON LAKE — After watching both boys basketball Section 3 championship games last week at Marshall and viewing three of Saturday’s four south sub-section girls’ quarterfinals in Worthington, it’s apparent that high school hoops still creates a lot of excitement here in the...
March 2, 2016 - 9:33pm
February 24, 2016
Les Knutson: From Watertown to Mabel, watching lots of basketball
HERON LAKE — It must be nearly 500 miles from Watertown, S.D., to Mabel, Minn., but within six days I was lucky enough to be at high school basketball games in each town. With sons Chad and Logan, I made the trip to Watertown 12 days ago (Saturday, February 13) and then six days...
February 24, 2016 - 9:35pm
January 20, 2016
Les Knutson: Trip to TCF Bank was historic
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist MINNEAPOLIS — It’s already been 11 days since I sat in freezing cold on the top of TCF Bank Stadium’s Section 203 and watched the Minnesota Vikings tangle with the Seattle Seahawks in the first round of this year’s NFL playoffs. It...
January 20, 2016 - 7:11pm
December 23, 2015
Les Knutson: Okabena residents Place and Untiedt have a lot in common
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist OKABENA — Two Okabena area girls — Courtney Place and Samantha Untiedt — each enjoyed a bundle...
December 23, 2015 - 9:26pm
November 19, 2015
Blast from the Past: Trojans 8-1 in 1965; Bulldogs extended win streak
Les Knutson Blast from the Past WORTHINGTON — While the Minnesota Twins and Los Angeles Dodgers were battling through seven close games of the 1965 World Series and Billboard’s top-five singles included “Yesterday” by the Beatles, “A Lover’s Concerto” by the Toys,...
November 19, 2015 - 9:02pm
November 3, 2015
Blast from the Past: Suddenly, it's all over
HERON LAKE — A couple of weeks ago, Zach Hacker — who correctly picked nine out of 10 football games this past week — wrote a blog about late fall being the best time of the year. I read Zach’s column with interest and agreement. My colleague was correct, late fall — especially...
November 3, 2015 - 11:29pm
August 13, 2015
Les Knutson: In '65, Pipestone dominated amateur baseball playoffs
PIPESTONE — This afternoon at the Heritage Hall on the Murray County Fairgrounds in Slayton, Mike Springman — who grew up in northwestern Nobles County — will give a presentation entitled: “The First Night League: Baseball in Murray County in the Early 50s.” Springman’s...
August 13, 2015 - 8:10pm
August 4, 2015
Blast from the Past: Koopman, Grothe pitch Rockets into 1965 finals
SLAYTON — As the United States continued to escalate its involvement in the Vietnam War and the Minnesota Twins stretched their lead in the 10-team American League, a pair of Windom area farmers were traveling across the Atlantic Ocean for a 21-day African Safari. That’s right....
August 4, 2015 - 8:43pm
July 28, 2015
Blast from the Past: Twins lead American League, Cubs advance in 1965 amateur playoffs
WORTHINGTON — Monday evening, the seedings and pairings for the 2015 Region 13C amateur baseball playoffs were announced. The six area teams — Hadley, Wilmont, Milroy, Heron Lake, Lakefield and Jackson — who won last week’s best-of-three series between teams from the First...
July 28, 2015 - 9:24pm
June 11, 2015
Les Knutson: Respect for the reporter
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist As a part-time sports reporter for the Daily Globe, I have had the the opportunity to cover many big events, including several state track and field meets. Last week, Windom Area’s Tyler Morgan claimed the area’s only state championship,...
June 11, 2015 - 9:02pm
May 21, 2015
Les Knutson: HL-O's Schmid epitomizes service and leadership
OKABENA — Spencer Howard was a man of much wisdom. I had the privilege of teaching across the hall from Mr. Howard for several years at the Southwest Star Concept (SSC) High School in Okabena. Spencer was the art teacher at SSC and had also taught art at Round Lake-Brewster. But...
May 21, 2015 - 10:09pm
May 6, 2015
Les Knutson: Remembering the 1965 Trojan Relays
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist HERON LAKE — I came across an interesting item in the April 29 issue of the Tri-County News, the local weekly newspaper which serves the communities of Heron Lake, Okabena and Brewster. In the Heron Lake Old News section on page two...
May 6, 2015 - 9:49pm
April 10, 2015
Les Knutson: Jalen Voss enjoyed banner year at DWU
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist MITCHELL, S.D. — Worthington’s Jalen Voss, who was an exceptional low post scorer and rebounder for the Trojans just four short years ago, recently capped a brilliant basketball career at Dakota Wesleyan University (DWU) in Mitchell,...
April 10, 2015 - 9:16pm
March 19, 2015
Blast From the Past: In Fulda, it was great to be alive in '75
LES KNUTSON Daily Globe FULDA — On the evening of March 3, 1975 — 52 days after the Blizzard of the Century, often referred to as an “Arctic Hurricane,” struck southwestern Minnesota with a ferocious three-day snowstorm — the Fulda High School boys basketball team did...
March 19, 2015 - 7:19pm
March 17, 2015
Les Knutson: State basketball tourney was an enjoyable experience
MINNEAPOLIS — Once again I had an opportunity, along with three of my sons, to take in some of the action at the annual state boys’ basketball tournament, which is always a family highlight. My favorite day is Thursday when the Class A quarterfinals are played at Williams Arena...
March 17, 2015 - 10:20pm