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Special Olympics

February 25, 2016
Fundraiser Saturday for Special Olympics
February 25, 2016 - 8:27pm
January 29, 2016
Celebrating abilities: Athletes, volunteers sought for new Special Olympics team
January 29, 2016 - 10:53pm
October 19, 2015
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Area 8 Special Olympics bowling event was Saturday
October 19, 2015 - 8:14pm
December 22, 2014
Special Olympians Tanner Alford (left) and Jon Leckband stand with items created to raise money for the Humane Society of Northwest Iowa. From now until the end of January, the group will be selling items it has made in order to fund another donation to the shelter in February. (Robin Baumgarn/Daily Globe)
Sibley-Ocheyedan Special Olympians give back to area shelter
December 22, 2014 - 9:31pm
September 17, 2014
Reid VanWyk (from left), Major Postma and Kramer Grimes serve as certified student coaches for the Special Olympics and are the only certified student coaches in northwest Iowa. Robin Baumgarn/Daily Globe
Giving back
September 17, 2014 - 8:44pm
October 27, 2013
Athlete Julie Erickson celebrates bowling a strike during the Special Olympics bowling tournament Saturday at Oxford Bowl in Worthington. Oxford Bowl has held the event for 24 years. Sponsors for the 150 participants include JBS, UFCW 1161, Hy-Vee, Pizza Ranch and Oxford Bowl with volunteers from the Nobles County Collaborative. (Brian Korthals/Daily Globe)
Image: Strikes and smiles
October 27, 2013 - 9:48pm
October 14, 2012
Special Olympics athlete Nathan Schoendorf, Pipestone, celebrates picking up a spare during competition Saturday afternoon at the Oxford Bowl in Worthington. Sponsors of Area 8 Special Olympics include Oxford Bowl, Pizza Ranch, Hy-Vee and JBS, all of Worthington, with volunteers from the Nobles County Collaborative.
Picking up the spare
October 14, 2012 - 9:06pm
October 11, 2010
Special Olympics athlete Jerry VantHul, Luverne, flashes a smile as he walks back to his seat while participating with more than 100 athletes in Saturday's bowling tournament at the Oxford Bowl in Worthington. It was the 21st annual event hosted locally with sponsors JBS, Union 1161, Hy-Vee, Pizza Ranch, Nobles County Integration Collaborative and Oxford Bowl, all of Worthington. (BRIAN KORTHALS/DAILY GLOBE)
Seeking a strike
October 11, 2010 - 2:03pm