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A 'Greater' session? Opinions on rural Minnesota benefits vary
Making it pink -- WHS senior ag students paint tractor as final class project
Minnesota West preparing for annual Kids' College
Bird shows, sales canceled in Iowa for 2015
Likely candidate O'Malley already planning Iowa visit
Minnesota West: Four new Lady Jays signed to play basketball
Iowa state track: Sheldon boys distance medley team seventh
Trapshooting: WHS shooters are on target
Section 3A South track and field: Luverne boys, girls race to front
Iowa State Track and Field: Sheldon 6th in 4x800; Sibley-Ocheyedan's Wolter 15th in shot
Column: A bogus case against a trade bill
Column: WHS students play Trivia Crack -- and the bigger game of life
Column: Hillary's hypocrisy
As others see it: Disconnect for a day
Letter: Legislative session "a failure to voters"
Richard (Rick) White
Lorraine M. (Cassens) Lawrence
John Thomas Carroll
Keeston Patrick Thier
Marcella Margaret Cummiskey
Legion longevity: Lease, Meier recognized for continuous membership
Column: Worthington's unexpected link to Sherwood Forest
Religion briefs: May 21
Column: A disheveled commencement
Looking Back: 2010 -- Worthington's Hardy Rickbeil dies at 101
Out and About
Voss 90th birthday
Schulz 50th anniversary
Pearson 90th birthday
Oldham 95th birthday
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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