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City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
June 24, 2016
Column: June 28, 1876 -- Circus in town, complaints ensue
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...
June 24, 2016 - 7:56pm
January 3, 2014
Column: Worthington - a city in the air age
By Ray Crippen WORTHINGTON — This is the 75th year since that dark night when Orson Welles broadcast his radio story, “War of the Worlds,” a drama which brought distress to people all across the nation. It was not merely that the American people were unaccustomed to dramatic,...
January 3, 2014 - 9:34pm
May 29, 2013
Looking Back: 1938 - WJC hosts initial Cap and Gown ceremonies
One year ago The city of George, Iowa, recently received two grants from the Lyon County Riverboat Foundation -- $35,000 for Siebring Park and $2,200 for the George Bicentennial Museum. Glen Gust, owner of Glen's Food Center, Luverne, won the "Minnesota's Own" display contest sponsored...
May 29, 2013 - 12:00am
May 22, 2013
Looking Back: 1963 - Worthington church marks 90 years
One year ago A ribbon-cutting ceremony marked the official opening of the new law enforcement center in Murray County. Worthington city councilman Mike Kuhle filed for the Nobles County commissioner seat in District 4, the first day of filings across the state. In other filing...
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
May 8, 2013
Looking Back: 1963 - War memorial building dedicated
One year ago Approximately $4.6 million of a nearly $500 million public works bill signed Friday by Gov. Mark Dayton was to go toward a new field house at the Worthington campus of Minnesota West Community and Technical College. The Cottonwood County Sheriff's Office and their drug...
May 8, 2013 - 12:00am
March 23, 2013
Column: Oxford Street sure is busier than it used to be
WORTHINGTON -- I was driving south on Humiston toward downtown. I wanted to make a left on Dover. You can scarcely believe what that stretch of city street has come to be. There was a line of vehicles coming toward me in the opposite lane. I had to wait for those to pass before...
March 23, 2013 - 12:00am
October 6, 2012
Column: You got mail - at least you did back in 1934
WORTHINGTON -- You may have seen Plymouth Rock, that seaside boulder where it is said the Pilgrims first stepped ashore in America. The year was 1620, which is carved into one side of the rock. Carved in stone. Visitors to the Black Hills this summer report they can see no progress...
October 6, 2012 - 12:00am
August 22, 2012
Looking back: 2007 - Wood retiring as Minnesota West president
One year ago St.
August 22, 2012 - 12:00am
February 18, 2012
Column: In a fowl mood? Well, this column should be fitting
WORTHINGTON -- There was a time when we wondered nearly every day, "Why did the chicken cross the road?" When would this have been? Fourth grade? Why did the chicken cross the road? (1) The light turned green. (2) She wanted to lay it on the line. (3) He wanted to prove he wasn't...
February 18, 2012 - 12:00am
January 7, 2012
Column: And now a word from our sponsors
WORTHINGTON -- I was asked, "What was the best thing that happened to you in 2011?" What was the worst thing? I can never answer those questions. For one thing, I never remember all the things that happened. Last March 24 I -- did what? There was a moment sometime in October that...
January 7, 2012 - 12:00am
November 12, 2011
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 12, 2011 - 12:00am
May 25, 2011
Looking Back: Blue Mounds State Park tragedy was 10 years ago this week
One year ago The Worthington City Council cast the first vote in favor of a downtown Sterling Drug Monday, approving its share of a tax abatement plan requested by Astrup Drug Inc. A community garden, featuring 16 10- by 10-foot plots, grew out of a meeting with members of the Rock...
May 25, 2011 - 12:00am
February 17, 2010
Column: Worthington snow day brings back youthful memories
WORTHINGTON -- The parking lot was filled with high school students clearing snow off their cars while their engines growled angrily at the cold wind. The time was 1:15 p.m. on Jan. 6, 2010. School had been dismissed for the day. The wind was picking up, so without a doubt there would...
February 17, 2010 - 12:00am
January 20, 2010
Looking Back - 1960: Daryl Fauskee, Russell Rickers honored by Jaycees
One year ago The Bread of Life feeding ministry provided its first meal on Saturday at Worthington Westminster Presbyterian Church.
January 20, 2010 - 12:00am
November 18, 2009
2004: Dayton House work nearly done
One year ago Andy and Geraldine Wagner of rural Adrian were to be honored as Nobles County Soil and Water Conservation District's Conservationists of the Year at the SWCD's annual convention in St.
November 18, 2009 - 12:00am