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Okabena-Ocheda Watershed sets 2017 budget
Officials optimistic as Congress approves $1 billion opioid initiative
Trump tabs Branstad as top China diplomat
St. Cloud-based video company challenges state law on serving gay couples
Area girls basketball roundup: Adrian beats Luverne after slow start
Prep wrestling: Trojans fall in tight battle with W/RRC
Area boys basketball roundup: Huskies win high-scoring season opener
Boys hockey: Trojans refuse to quit in loss to Redwood Valley
Boys basketball: Trojans show teamwork, depth in victory over Luverne
Column: Reinvigorating renewable energy in southern Minnesota
Column: You wanted anti-establishment? Hold on.
In Trump's America, 'pizzagate' could be the new normal
Letter: Pioneer Village
Letter: Local government entities should live within their means
Nellie Van Santen
James (Jim) Kuhl
Gerald L. Smith
First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
Disheveled Theologian: The Santa Boat
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
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November 6, 2016
Make America cake again: Colonial election cake sees resurgence
FARGO – It’s probably not a stretch to say this presidential election has left many Americans with a bad taste in their mouth. But some bakers across the country are trying to make it all better by resurrecting an old American Election Day tradition: Election Day cake. Susannah...
November 6, 2016 - 9:04pm
November 4, 2016
Column: Voters said ‘we will build a college’ 75 years ago
WORTHINGTON — If your memory is long, these continue to be puzzling times. Maybe you remember skinny men in fedora hats and shirt sleeves riding atop boxcars; maybe you remember a grimy, gaunt man going door to door through backyards asking for a sandwich; you may remember kids...
November 4, 2016 - 10:48pm
People behind the polls: Pillar of democracy upheld by election judges
“I…..solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will perform the duties of election judge according to law and the best of my ability and will diligently...
November 4, 2016 - 9:53pm
November 2, 2016
Column: Joe-drinkers anonymous
The other day my 14-year old-daughter, Katie, asked me if she could bring a cup of coffee to school with her in a travel mug. Her words, though innocuous enough, brought about a serious Mom Moment. Suddenly Katie was 3 years old again, holding out her arms to be picked up and asking...
November 2, 2016 - 10:52pm
November 1, 2016
Looking Back: 1991 -- Blizzard provided its own brand of Halloween horror
One year agoAfter a Worthington City Council special work session, council members were leaning toward directing city staff to defund Prairie View Golf Course. A decision on Prairie View's fate was due to appear on the Nov. 23 regular city council agenda. Four of the five area school...
November 1, 2016 - 10:20pm
October 30, 2016
These Halloween party foods are so delightful, you’ll scream
FARGO -- Halloween is right around the corner, and we’ve been working on some creative delights that can be enjoyed by trick-or-treaters of all ages. Whether you’re hosting a party for adults, a classroom celebration, or just looking for a new treat to soak in the season, these...
October 30, 2016 - 8:26pm
Good and gruesome: Halloween feast can be enjoyed by all ages
Counting down the days to Halloween, I knew I had to get cracking on planning our themed treats and dinner. While I usually have a good time getting the Halloween menu put together, I think this year was a little different. The children are a bit older, so I could take our Halloween...
October 30, 2016 - 8:24pm
October 28, 2016
Column: Halloween is near -- prepare to be very frightened and shocked
Editor’s note: Former longtime Daily Globe Editor Ray Crippen died Dec. 27, 2015. We will continue to publish previously run “Isn’t That Something” columns on Saturdays, until further notice, as a tribute to Crippen and his knowledge of local and regional history. The following...
October 28, 2016 - 10:03pm
A shoebox surprise: As a refugee, Maylary Htoo Apolo received gifts from Operation Christmas Child. Now, she’s helping the cause
WORTHINGTON -- When you live in a refugee camp for 20 years, surprises don’t often come in colorful green and red boxes, filled with toys and...
October 28, 2016 - 9:48pm
October 26, 2016
Disheveled Theologian: Banana bread evangelism
My mother was a quilter. I say “was” because ever since her stroke nine years ago, she hasn’t been able to sew. I still haven’t gotten used to her not having a project that she’s working on. Sometimes it was clothes, sometimes it was dolls or stuffed animals, but always,...
October 26, 2016 - 8:42pm
October 25, 2016
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
One year agoThe 2016 United Way of Nobles County campaign goal was set at $165,000. The Windom Cotton Quilters hosted "On the Banks of the Des Moines" quilt show at the Windom Area Middle/High School. The show featured more than 150 quilts made by area quilters. A ribbon-cutting...
October 25, 2016 - 9:03pm
October 23, 2016
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
FARGO -- With all of the political hullabaloo this election season, I’ve decided that the only party I wish to be a member of these days is the Dinner Party. A good meal has the ability to heal us in many ways, and I believe that if our elected officials, as well as those running...
October 23, 2016 - 8:56pm
October 21, 2016
Column: Worthington is no stranger to election hullabaloo
Editor’s note: Former longtime Daily Globe Editor Ray Crippendied Dec. 27, 2015. We will continue to publish previously run “Isn’t That Something” columns on Saturdays, until further notice, as a tribute to Crippenand his knowledge of local and regional history. The following...
October 21, 2016 - 10:47pm
New adaptation of ‘Sense and Sensibility’ arrives at Guthrie
Jane Austen returns to the Minneapolis Guthrie Theater: not in person, of course. She died in 1817 at age 42 after completing six novels, which have been studied over the years by countless numbers of English literature majors. Austen's classic "Sense and Sensibility" adapted for...
October 21, 2016 - 9:38pm
Princess pride: Madilynn Mandelkow, 7, and family make community service a priority with The Den
LAKE PARK, Iowa -- Many young girls dream of becoming a princess -- and, in the case of Madilynn Mandelkow, that dream has come true. As a...
October 21, 2016 - 9:33pm