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Worthington FFA crowns stars
No health violations found in examination of Willmar Jennie-O plant
Rock County Library receives grant
Solo/Ensemble Festival is today
Wine & Canvas event is Friday
Section 2A south girls basketball: Heron Lake-Okabena prevails
Iowa girls basketball: Central Lyon falls in first round at state
College basketball: Minnesota West women headed to nationals
State wrestling: Worthington's Carson Hagen ends with a silver
Section 3A south girls basketball: Hills-Beaver Creek upsets Edgerton
Column: In ACA case, context is critical
Column: Jeb Bush, CPAC pinata
Letter: Dayton's roads and bridges plan deserves support
Letter: New host family is big part of exchange student's month
We’ve become like the former Soviet Union
Linda Jean Hoskins
Jeanette Henning Piccirelli
A real puzzler: Pat Loosbrock puts together works of art, piece by piece
Column: Hay! Did you know about our town's wonder crop?
Out & About: Feb. 27-March 7
Religion briefs: Feb. 26
Looking Back: 1940 - Historic Chautauqua Park pavilion torn down
Out and About
Lamfers 80th birthday
Grube 80th birthday
Erdman 80th birthday
Moser 85th birthday
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Tax-Forfeited Land Classification Public Meeting Notice
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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