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Original buildings still stand on Diemer Century Farm
Congratulations to area’s Century Farms
The Langseth legacy: Lake Ocheda farm has stayed in family since 1901
Burmeister farm continues legacy of German heritage, family involvement
Lake Park Luau and Fireworks is July 2
Amateur baseball: Cubs trail early, then take charge
Prep softball: Sheldon edges S-O
VFW baseball: Worthington takes two from Marshall
Legion baseball: Post 5 bats batter HL-O
Scott Rall: It's amazing what lives in little streams
As others see it: Legislature special session now unlikely
Letter: Key medical drug is hijacked from public
Column: Trump's Potemkin village
Column: Trump's pivot to Damascus
Letter: Minnesota Medical Assistance has 'many shortcomings'
Deborah Ann Dressen Bicknese
Eugene "Gene" Harms
Verna L. Busch
Marlyn D. Bartsch
Roger Lee Heimensen
How does your garden grow? Williams property one of four on upcoming tour
Looking Back: 1966 -- Construction aplenty taking place in Worthington
Heart of St. Kilian: 129-year-old parish goes to oratory status
Column: People are always talking about other people here
Out & About: June 17-26
Out and About
Puhl 80th birthday
Isder 85th birthday
Alberts 97th birthday
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December 14, 2011
PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Windom moves to 2-1, after knocking off Westbrook-Walnut Grove 88-40
WINDOM -- Windom's boys' basketball team cruised versus Westbrook-Walnut Grove Tuesday in front of the home crowd with an 88-40 win. The Eagles (2-1) had five players in double digits for scoring to lead the way. Jake Holt had 21 points 12 rebounds and five steals, Collin Lovell...
sports / prep
December 14, 2011 - 12:48am
December 10, 2011
PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Southwest Star Concept outlasts conference foe Red Rock Central 57-55
LAMBERTON -- Red Rock Central rallied in the final seven minutes from an eight-point deficit to within two points in the final seconds but a Jeff DeCock shot at the end missed its mark as the Southwest Star Concept Quasars held on to edge the Falcons, 57-55, in a Red Rock Conference...
sports / prep
December 10, 2011 - 12:43am
December 3, 2011
PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: WHS downs RV 60-40
REDWOOD FALLS -- Mackenzie Gerber produced a 23-point, 14-rebound double-double Friday night, leading the Worthington Trojans to a season-opening 60-40 victory over the Redwood Valley Cardinals in a Southwest Conference high school girls' basketball game. Gerber also had nine steals,...
sports / prep
December 3, 2011 - 12:25am
December 2, 2011
PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Edgerton opens up season with a 65-48 win over Luverne
EDGERTON -- The Edgerton girls' basketball team won its first game of the season 65-48 in Thursday's game over Luverne. Lindsey Drooger led the Flying Dutchmen (1-0) with 20 points and 17 rebounds. Sarah Post and Tanner Gunnink each added 12 points. Gunnink added 14 rebounds for...
sports / prep
December 2, 2011 - 12:25am
August 11, 2011
Bighead carp found in East Okoboji Lake
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa (AP) -- State environmental officials say bighead carp have been found in East Okoboji Lake in northern Iowa and they believe flooding on the Missouri and Little Sioux rivers may have allowed the fish to pass over area dams and eventually into the lake. The Iowa...
August 11, 2011 - 9:32am
June 7, 2011
Opportunity to meet 'Mary Ann'
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- The Okoboji Summer Theatre will host "A Night With Dawn" June 17 at the Pearson Lakes Art Center, at approximately 10 p.m., following the first show of the season, "Steel Magnolias." This event is an opportunity for the community to meet with the Stephens' alum Dawn...
June 7, 2011 - 8:40pm
January 25, 2011
Okoboji Winter Games to jolt people out of winter doldrums
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- Where can you go to compete in an outdoor broomball tournament, watch crazy people plunge into a frigid lake, sample from hundreds...
January 25, 2011 - 8:42pm
31st Annual University of Okoboji Winter Games event listing
Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.: "Boats On Ice" Boat Show at Okoboji Boat Works 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.: KAPCO 2 Person Best Shot Tournament (registration suggested) 9 a.m.: Olde Town Spirit Lake Indoor Mini-Golf Tournament, downtown Spirit Lake businesses 10 a.m.: Fourth annual Pieceful Spirits...
January 25, 2011 - 8:40pm
August 1, 2010
Show features award-winning boats
ARNOLDS PARK, Iowa -- Though each carefully restored boat was something special to its owner, for the more than 5,000 classic boat enthusiasts...
August 1, 2010 - 8:49pm
July 18, 2010
Storms hit Lakes area, cause damage
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- The storm that passed through the region Saturday evening caused significant damage in the Iowa Great Lakes area. Winds in...
July 18, 2010 - 9:00pm
June 29, 2010
Missing boater's body found at Lake Okoboji
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- The body of a man who jumped into West Lake Okoboji was recovered Monday afternoon approximately 24 hours after he went missing, according to the Dickinson County Sheriff's Officer. Chad Lenz, 30, of Carroll, Iowa, jumped into the water from a boat to retrieve...
June 29, 2010 - 9:02pm
May 18, 2010
Brief: Okoboji expansion continues forward
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- The Okoboji Community School Board of Education met in special session on May 6 to approve plans for several Okoboji Elementary School building projects, deciding to include the boiler project in the OES addition bid. On April 21, the board approved a 10-classroom...
May 18, 2010 - 9:12pm
February 1, 2010
People Project pleases
MILFORD, Iowa -- Tahoe Sackett is not quite two years old, but has already been immortalized in art. Along with a couple hundred other people. Tahoe,...
February 1, 2010 - 12:00am
January 29, 2010
U of O Winter games kick off today
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- A luauthemed cure for the winter blahs can be found this weekend at the 30th annual University of Okoboji Winter Games in the Iowa Great Lakes. "With the weather we've had a lot of people who have cabin fever; we've had a great response," said Jen Johnson, program...
January 29, 2010 - 12:00am
August 6, 2009
No math expertise necessary to get formula of 'Proof'
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- The 2001 Pulitzer Prize-winning drama "Proof," currently at Okoboji Theatre, deals with the difficult-to-understand subject of mathematical theories. But we don't need to know much about math in order to appreciate this story of a genius whose daughter may have inherited...
August 6, 2009 - 12:00am