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Insurance rates may climb 25 percent; more reports due later
Fastest turkey in the Midwest
Fire at Okabena Towers; eight tenants displaced
Local family organizes Oct. 7 benefit
Minnesota GOP hires security experts to protect events from protesters
College volleyball: Jays fight hard, fall to powerful Rochester
Cross country: Windom Area's Irwin sharp in Mountain Lake
Prep football: Trojans hope to make their own breaks this year
Zimmer: It's 'possible' Bridgewater could be out for season
Area prep volleyball roundup
Column: Will Putin spring an October surprise?
Letter: Memorable exchange student experience wrapping up
Column: Trump and 'the blacks'
Letter: Kiwanis projects are making an impact
Column: The cost of the EpiPen price increase
Donna Mae Johnson
Joan E. Mork
Kenneth Linn Gaiser
Fern Rosezella Clauson
Column: "Dusting" off the memories
Looking Back: 1991 -- New group home opening in Jackson County
Biking Bob: 78-year-old Hibma still doing plenty of pedaling
Column: A Nobles County cowboy made 1934 history
Column: Together 2016 a gathering to remember
Out and About
Yungmann 80th birthday
Ringkob 45th anniversary
Bullerman 60th anniversary
Froderman 65th anniversary
Rutzen 65th anniversary
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May 20, 2014
Gateway to the universe
WOODBURY — Fourth-graders in Bailey Elementary School’s Gateway gifted and talented program got a view of the stratosphere from a much higher...
May 20, 2014 - 9:23pm
March 20, 2014 - 9:43pm
March 16, 2014
School seeks $6 million to upgrade invasive species, bee labs
ST. PAUL — Critical research on Minnesota’s aquatic pests and food supply is being conducted in a century-old tractor garage and a condemned workshop on the University of Minnesota’s St. Paul campus. The school’s bee laboratory is lodged in a small, unfinished cinder block...
March 16, 2014 - 9:21pm
March 27, 2013
Nobles County healthiest in region?
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County may have the highest rate of teen births and the largest percentage of children in poverty among its neighbors in southwest Minnesota, but a recent ranking of overall health among counties across the state shows residents here fare better than others when...
March 27, 2013 - 10:00pm
September 26, 2012
Luverne awarded grant to pursue study of historic district
LUVERNE -- With nine buildings already listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the city of Luverne learned Wednesday it will receive a $16,600 grant from the Minnesota Historical Society to evaluate the historical significance of Luverne's downtown commercial and civic...
September 26, 2012 - 7:35pm
May 16, 2012
A rural brain gain
WORTHINGTON -- A University of Minnesota Extension study released Wednesday shows rural Minnesota is continuing to attract residents in the 30 to 49 age group, according to a study of the U.S. Census data. The study, authored by rural sociologist Ben Winchester, counters headlines...
May 16, 2012 - 7:38pm
March 14, 2012
Legislative Notebook: State leaders join cancer study
ST. PAUL -- Lt. Gov.
March 14, 2012 - 8:46pm
July 20, 2011
City council approves liquor store study
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council decided Monday morning to go ahead with a feasibility study for the city's municipally owned liquor store. According to the Minnesota Municipal Beverage Association (MMBA), a store that generates sales more than $600 per square foot is...
July 20, 2011 - 8:34pm
March 10, 2010
MARL V group experiences Cuba
WORTHINGTON -- Three days before they were to leave on their international study trip, the participants of Minnesota Agriculture and Rural Leadership...
March 10, 2010 - 12:00am
February 26, 2010
Drainage project yields less-than-stellar results
WORTHINGTON -- A two-year study conducted in northern Nobles County that tested a drainage water management (DWM), or controlled drainage, system showed little impact on yield, while nitrogen losses were considerably less than on land with conventional tile drainage. Jeff Strock,...
February 26, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
City staff report concludes that Worthington is a growing community
WORTHINGTON -- The existence of local housing, commercial and industrial projects are closely related to population increases in the area, according to a report released earlier this month by Worthington city staff. "I think it shows that we're a growing community," explained Brad...
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am
January 12, 2010
Editorial: Seeking help in the right place
By now, we all know things haven't worked out that way. More stringent lending requirements caused would-be developer Ruhr Development to essentially pull out of the project last year, bringing the city back to its drawing board.
January 12, 2010 - 12:00am
January 11, 2010
Feasibility study examines community necessities
WORTHINGTON -- Construction of the city's hotel and events center has already been postponed once, but it is hoped the events center feasibility study will give the Worthington City Council what it needs to set the project in motion. "We sit on I-90. I am confident that as the economy...
January 11, 2010 - 12:00am
October 23, 2009
Letter: Restaurant's name should not have been mentioned
I have enjoyed the Daily Globe for years and appreciate the manner in which the news and views are portrayed. However, in reading the article on the Local Latino Study, I felt compelled to comment. When sharing the results in this study, I was offended that Burger King was specifically...
October 23, 2009 - 12:00am
October 15, 2009
Local Latino study yields mixed results
WORTHINGTON -- Latinos living in Worthington find the community to be safe, with adequate programs and services, but some feel they experience discrimination from other citizens, according to a recently released study by the Marshall-based University of Minnesota Extension office. "The...
October 15, 2009 - 12:51am