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Being Elf-ish: One of Santa's workers shares secrets from the North Pole
Government offices, banks, stores close for Christmas
Tammy Makram -- Baby Jane Doe -- continues quest to find birth mother
Fire destroys home addition
Holiday Traditions: Ramadan a time for spiritual growth and reflection
Boys hockey: Big game, big win for Luverne
Wrestling: Oeltjenbruns, Nielsen lead Luverne
High school basketball: JCC boys rout MCW
Girls basketball: Henry is back, and loving every second
Prep girls basketball: Sibley-Ocheyedan tests unbeaten Okoboji
Column: Inglorious hackers, or 'Revenge of the Nerd'
Column: Holiday chores made special again by visit from mom
Column: Good riddance to the worst Congress ever
Column: Ethics training for Congress? Dream on
As others see it: The best gift -- get there safe
Robert J. Schmidt
Edward "Ed" Riepma
Joseph "Joe" Dragstra
Religion briefs: Dec. 24
Looking Back: 1989 -- Hadley man named state's top cattleman
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
Season's jottings: Newsroom staffers share Christmas memories
The pageantry of it all
Out and About
Julius 90th birthday
Probst 80th birthday
School Board Minutes for November
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Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
September 22, 2011
New university president: 'We have work to do'
MINNEAPOLIS -- The new University of Minnesota president promised to lower administrative costs every year he holds the job and in his Thursday inaugural address said professors must keep up or "step aside." "My friends, we have work to do," President Eric Kaler said as he was officially...
September 22, 2011 - 9:01pm
August 16, 2011
Oberloh is CGMC president
WORTHINGTON -- Mayor Alan Oberloh was elected as president for the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) at a three-day conference on Aug. 5. The coalition represents 75 greater Minnesota cities on issues ranging from Local Government Aid to land annexation and economic development. "One...
August 16, 2011 - 9:01pm
August 15, 2011
Obama begins bus tour in Minnesota
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- President Barack Obama has set out from St. Paul, Minn., on a three-day bus tour that will give him a chance to hear directly from a public frustrated with Washington even as Republican presidential hopefuls ramp up their campaigning. Air Force One landed...
August 15, 2011 - 11:21am
August 2, 2011
U of M president visits Newport Labs
WORTHINGTON -- University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler visited Worthington for the first time Tuesday as part of a two-day trip to southwest...
August 2, 2011 - 10:16pm
July 11, 2011
Farley's & Sathers appoints new president, COO
ROUND LAKE -- Farley's & Sathers Candy Company Inc. announced Monday that Elizabeth "Betsy" Owens has been appointed President and Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately. Owens joins Farley's & Sathers after more than two decades of general management, marketing and sales...
July 11, 2011 - 10:27pm
May 16, 2011
Trump says no to presidential run
NEW YORK (AP) -- After months of flirting with politics, Donald Trump said Monday he won't run for president, choosing to stick with hosting "The Celebrity Apprentice" over a bid for the Republican nomination. The reality TV star and real estate mogul made his announcement at a...
May 16, 2011 - 1:41pm
January 24, 2011
Dayton says Bachmann plays presidential politics
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton claims that presidential politics is behind U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann's request that he void an executive order issued during his first week in office. Bachmann said that a federal health-care program Dayton signed onto will cost the state. "All across...
news / politics
January 24, 2011 - 8:15pm
April 28, 2010
Area teens elected state FFA officers
WORTHINGTON -- The Region VI FFA chapters and its members excelled at the Minnesota FFA Convention earlier this week in the Twin Cities, with...
April 28, 2010 - 9:08pm
April 22, 2010
State teacher's union president addresses union stance in Luverne visit
LUVERNE -- Although Education Minnesota, the state teacher's union, is based in the Twin Cities, the issues its members tackle spread to the farthest reaches of Greater Minnesota. Education Minnesota President Tom Dooher sat down with the Daily Globe earlier this week to discuss...
April 22, 2010 - 8:25pm
March 7, 2008
Editorial: Welcome, Richard Shrubb
While we can't help marvel at the irony of a Shrubb replacing a Wood, we're pleased to welcome Richard Shrubb -- the heir apparent to Wood -- as president of Minnesota West Community and Technical College. Shrubb will likely be accepted as Minnesota West president when the Minnesota...
education / opinion
March 7, 2008 - 12:00am
March 6, 2008
Shrubb tapped to replace Wood
WORTHINGTON -- The chancellor of Minnesota State Colleges and Universities on Wednesday recommended Richard Shrubb be appointed president of Minnesota West Community and Technical College. "I felt really good about the interviews, but I didn't want to take anything for granted,"...
news / education
March 6, 2008 - 12:00am