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Worthington Middle School Festival of Music event is Monday evening
Heron Lake-Okabena students gather 'Coins for Kids'
Doubt remains in Daubt; Democrats have concerns about new House speaker
Windom schools say no to winter weather
Education, research and new treatments assisting people with diabetes
Prep boys hockey: Luverne skates away from Worthington
Prep boys basketball: Antes sinks nine threes as Windom Area survives JCC
Prep gymnastics: Worthington soars to 140.175
Prep girls basketball: Jackson County Central tops Windom, SWC beats Canby
Prep wrestling: Four from Worthington get into Riot semifinals
Column: Substitute teachers a key component of District 518
Column: Elizabeth Warren, godmother of sorts
Column: Worthington Christian School offering program tonight on 'The Trees of Christmas'
Letter: Letter on Christmas wasn't meant to be negative
Column: Energy industry -- CO2 is good for us
Anita Rose (Ling) Siegmann
Florence "Kip" Gee
Cyril F. Gengler
Teresa Marie Stofferan
Season's jottings: Newsroom staffers share Christmas memories
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
The pageantry of it all
Looking Back: 1964 - Armour helps Worthington hit employment high
HO, HO, HO: Koster has jolly time standing in for Santa
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Probst 80th birthday
Schubert 90th birthday
Amundson 100th birthday
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
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December 4, 2011
Taco John's bring holiday spirit to Children's Miracle Network
WORTHINGTON -- To celebrate the holiday season, Taco John's is partnering with Children's Miracle Network (CMN). Taco John's restaurants, including the Worthington location, are donating a portion of each Nachos Navidad sold to benefit sick and injured children at Sanford Children's...
December 4, 2011 - 7:11pm
November 13, 2011
Worthington's Sanchez earns Lutheran Social Service Spirit Award
WORTHINGTON -- Linda Sanchez from Worthington received the prestigious Spirit Award from Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota (LSS). The award honors employees who demonstrate outstanding commitment and dedication to the LSS vision and mission. This year, 88 of the 2,300 employees...
November 13, 2011 - 8:19pm
March 30, 2011
Two arrested in drug bust
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office executed an early morning search warrant Sunday at 16620 255th Ave. in the Francis Sites area. Mitchell Nordin, 24, and Drew Nielsen, 46, both of Spirit Lake, were arrested on charges of possession of a controlled substance...
news / crime
March 30, 2011 - 9:26pm
March 24, 2011
Grassley speaks in Spirit Lake
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- After beginning his presentation with a short statement, Sen. Chuck Grassley turned over his Thursday afternoon town meeting...
news / politics
March 24, 2011 - 9:20pm
December 2, 2010
Palin visits Spirit Lake
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- It wasn't just any old holiday season shopping day Thursday at the Spirit Lake Walmart. Politician-author-reality show star Sarah Palin, in the midst of a nine day, cross-country tour promoting her new book, "America by Heart: Reflections on Family, Faith and...
December 2, 2010 - 10:44pm
November 4, 2010
Donors match anonymous gift for Mini-Wakan
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- Supporters of the Mini-Wakan Project met an anonymous donor's $120,000 matching gift challenge, contributing enough by Sept. 30 to double the donor's gift. "I am delighted to report that during the critical 'match window' the needed $120,000 was raised," said...
November 4, 2010 - 10:29pm
December 24, 2008
Editorial: Many examples of local charity show Christmas spirit
The spirit of Christmas is alive and well in our region. In Tuesday's Daily Globe,an article headlined "Sweet dreams" detailed Slumberland's Homes for the Holidays promotion, which resulted in the Worthington store's donation of 20 beds to people in need. And, in today's...
December 24, 2008 - 12:00am
July 22, 2008
Trial delayed again
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- The trial for Kenneth Neilson of Sibley, Iowa, has now been continued until early December so the prosecution has a chance to get up to speed on the case. Earlier this month, counsel for the prosecution was substituted after the Dickinson County Attorney had...
news / crime
July 22, 2008 - 12:00am
July 17, 2008
Manslaughter trial faces postponement
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- A trial scheduled for an Iowa man accused of manslaughter may not take place as planned next week, according to court documents. Kenneth George Neilson, 59, was arrested July 29, 2007, after his .357 hand gun allegedly discharged accidentally. The bullet reportedly...
July 17, 2008 - 12:00am
June 3, 2008
Trial postponed again in manslaughter case
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- The trial of Kenneth George Neilson Jr., accused of manslaughter in the shooting death of Marlan Lutterman of Worthington, has been postponed once again because of an expert witness who has not been approved and the unavailability of another potential witness. In...
June 3, 2008 - 12:00am