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Minnesota’s average ACT scores drop
Prep soccer: Experience will be key to Trojans quest for conference championship
Prep volleyball: Southwest Minnesota volleyball talent is easy to find
High school volleyball: Trojans hope experience puts them over the top
Girls tennis: Trojans drop opener to Harrisburg
High school football: H-LP gridders aiming for success
Letter: DFL political games hurt millions of Minnesotans
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Sean Hannity, Trump's 'spin doctor'
Letter: Divider-in-chief is at it again
Ladene M. Nelson
Nina Mae Eernisse
Ryan L. Shea
Disheveled Theologian: Finding meaning in the motive
Looking Back: 1966 -- Foreign ag specialists visit Worthington
Column: Is it possible to be fast asleep for three or four weeks?
Crazy about the cube: Abel Piper, 12, participates in Rubik’s Cube National Championships
Disheveled Theologian: Twenty years later, still glad to have him with me
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Berger 80th birthday
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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
February 25, 2015
Blast from the Past: Harris was a NW Iowa power in 1955
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist HARRIS, Iowa — The building is now a privately-owned storage facility, but 60 years ago — in...
February 25, 2015 - 9:42pm
February 11, 2015
Les Knutson: Killebrew photo coming to HL-O silent auction
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist OKABENA — Beginning tonight (Feb. 12) and lasting through halftime of Saturday evening’s game, Heron Lake-Okabena High School will be having an ongoing silent auction. Benefits from the three-night event will go to help with medical...
February 11, 2015 - 11:00pm
January 28, 2015
Les Knutson: Schilling excelling at Augustana
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Since graduating from Ellsworth High School in 2012, Casey Schilling has been excelling as a basketball player at Augustana College in Sioux Falls, S.D. The youngest of the three Schilling brothers (Curt, 2004; Cody,...
January 28, 2015 - 7:35pm
January 7, 2015
Blast From the Past: WHS earned 54th straight conference mat win before '75 storm hit
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist WORTHINGTON — On the second Thursday evening of January, 40 years ago — the night before the Storm of the Century, the Big Blizzard of 1975 or what was dubbed an ‘Arctic Hurricane’ struck the area and paralyzed all traffic and...
January 7, 2015 - 10:34pm