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MN Supreme Court denies convicted child killer Josue Fraga an appeal
Top-ranking Vatican cardinal charged with sex offenses in Australia
Two Yellowstone National Park tourists injured by bison
Minnesota rock hall of fame musician accused again of grabbing elderly woman's breast
S.D's Daugaard named Western Governor's Association chairman, to emphasize workforce development
Kepler, Mejia power Twins past Red Sox
Hughes rejoins Twins pitching staff
Halftime tirade product of higher expectations from United coach Adrian Heath
Tyus Jones says new teammate Jimmy Butler adds toughness to team
Ex-NFL running back Portis considered murder after losing millions
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
All-American fun: Patriotic playdough is an easy DIY for summer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Letter: Graduation, music and travel mark end to stay
Letter: WPD known for rude police behavior
Mary Ann Wurdeman
Douglas "Dugan" Suss
Gwinevere Elaine Neil
Column: Slip away to a luxury weekend at your Hotel Thompson
Disheveled Theologian: Treasure hunting
Looking Back: 1967 -- 1923 WHS graduate speaks at 100th Carleton commencement
Column: What became of those magic pills that cut fuel costs in half?
WHS 70th reunion
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80th Birthday: Iva Barber
Munns 70th anniversary
Hoefker 60th anniversary
Abrahamson 50th anniversary
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City of Worthington summary financial report
City council resolution No. 2017-06-02
City of Worthington Statement of Revenues, Expenses and Changes in Net Position
Independent school district 518 call for bids
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
March 7, 2016
Les Knutson: Jackson County Central draws Caledonia
JACKSON — Section 3AA boys basketball champion Jackson County Central will tangle with the second-seeded Caledonia Warriors, the champions...
March 7, 2016 - 9:50pm
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