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Early Risers Kiwanis donates hospital dolls
New work at an old building: Ocheyedan Town Hall renovations are underway
Area woman helps pen memoir on family farm
Ready to get its kicks: Construction of new soccer fields finished
First-ever WHS Snowcoming celebrates students in winter activities
Wolter: Riding the insane NFL roller-coaster
Luverne hockey tops Orono, S-O wrestlers take Okoboji Invite
Boys hockey: LSHSPTCUC score one for each letter in win over Trojans
Minnesota West basketball: Men pick up first win, women keep rolling
WHS basketball: Girls, boys sweep Windom Area on road
Letter: There's a third group of Americans, too
Letter: Thanks to organizers of community Thanksgiving
Column: Trump's demagogic illogic
Column: Stepping out in faith
Column: After a mere 25 years, the triumph of the West is over
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
PieLogNog: A holiday mashup of chocolate, salted caramel, eggnog and pecan pie
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
Disheveled Thelogian: A feast, a robbery and a reason to give thanks
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Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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July 14, 2010
Pets steal show in Osceola County
SIBLEY, Iowa -- Many of the folks attending the small pet show Wednesday afternoon at the Osceola County Fair were greeted with a simple "hello." Jill...
July 14, 2010 - 8:40pm
July 12, 2010
Osceola County Fair starts today
SIBLEY, Iowa -- Osceola County Fair organizers are adding a popular regional activity to the fair this year: Figure Eight races. "It's our first time, so it should be interesting," said Brad Dreessen, a member of the fair board. Twelve cars are already signed up to race starting...
July 12, 2010 - 9:04pm
April 26, 2010
Osceola County Relay for Life earns per capita award
Submitted Photo Osceola County Relay for Life earns per capita award The Osceola County Relay for Life committee accepted the 2009 Iowa per...
April 26, 2010 - 8:39pm
February 10, 2010
Foundation awards ceremony is tonight
SIBLEY, Iowa -- Twenty-seven organizations will receive a hand up on their projects tonight, when the Community Foundation of Osceola County hosts its annual awards ceremony at 5 p.m. in the Sibley Senior Center. The foundation is awarding $88,427 in grants from Endow Iowa Program...
February 10, 2010 - 12:00am
January 30, 2010
Culver seeks Iowa disaster declaration
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Gov. Chet Culver is seeking a presidential disaster declaration for 28 Iowa counties, including Lyon and Osceola, saying snow and ice storms have already caused at least $26 million in damages. Culver sought the declaration at a Friday morning news conference,...
January 30, 2010 - 12:00am
January 12, 2010
Osceola County's Spengler retiring
SIBLEY, Iowa -- After spending more than three decades as the Osceola County Conservation Board director, Ron Spengler will retire in June. The board maintains county parks and wildlife management areas in the county. Applications for his position are due Feb. 1. Interested applicants...
January 12, 2010 - 12:00am
July 28, 2008
Osceola County starts new tip program
Osceola County Sheriff Doug Weber has implemented a new way for tipsters to help out law enforcement but stay completely anonymous using text messages. "Using this, it is virtually impossible to find out who sent (the message) in," Weber said. A tipster can send a text message,...
July 28, 2008 - 12:00am
July 17, 2008
4-H projects, pets judged at Osceola County Fair
SIBLEY, Iowa -- Kids of all ages gathered at the Osceola County Fairgrounds for the small pet and dog show Wednesday afternoon. From dogs and cats to hamsters and hermit crabs, a wide variety of animals were represented throughout the show. As kids prepared to show their pets for...
July 17, 2008 - 12:00am
July 12, 2008
Osceola County Fair begins Tuesday
SIBLEY, Iowa -- County fair season officially gets under way when the Osceola County Fair begins Tuesday. Events that day will include non-livestock conference judging from 8:30 a.m. to noon and the communications and clothing events from 1:15 to 4 p.m., both at Sibley-Ocheyedan High...
July 12, 2008 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
Brief: 'Lunch 'n Learn' set at OCH
SIBLEY, Iowa -- Osceola Community Hospital in Sibley will sponsor a "Lunch 'n Learn" from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday in the hospital's education room. The topic for the program is "Learn How to Prepare Your Household for a Public Health Emergency." Lunch will be provided by the hospital....
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
Counties in Iowa conduct primaries
WORTHINGTON -- Primary elections took place Tuesday evening throughout Iowa, with a host of contested races within the Daily Globe's coverage area: The following are unofficial results: * Dickinson County -- Sheriff (Republican): Greg Baloun 619, Stacy Newgard 111. * Lyon County...
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am
May 30, 2008
Letter: Vote for Wolfswinkel, curb free spending
Attorney Daniel DeKoter remains disconnected from reality. Many families in our county are struggling to make ends meet with monetary inflation eating their paychecks and unbridled government expenses taking the little that's left. We need local government officials who understand...
May 30, 2008 - 12:00am
May 23, 2008
Letter: Schulte, Bootsma deserve Osceola County nods
Osceola County voters face serious choices in the supervisor primaries on June 3. The Osceola County Taxpayers Association (OCTA) candidate is Kevin Wolfswinkel. As president of that group, he hired Paul Dorr to run a nasty OCTA campaign against the county attorney. Wolfswinkel has...
May 23, 2008 - 12:00am
May 2, 2008
Multiple tornadoes hit Lyon County
WORTHINGTON -- Firefighters and weather spotters were called out throughout Rock and Nobles counties in Minnesota and Lyon and Osceola counties in Iowa Thursday night for the first severe weather of the season. A tornado watch had been issued early Thursday evening, stretching to...
May 2, 2008 - 12:00am
February 14, 2008
Letter: Supervisor says he's doing his best for the county
In response to Wednesday's letter to the editor when Dan DeKoter referenced me, the reader should know that my ultimate concern is to represent the board of supervisors on the county compensation board to the best of my ability. But now Mr. DeKoter has brought my efforts out to the...
February 14, 2008 - 12:00am