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‘ISIL speaks for no religion’
The great divide
Cancer benefit for Kathy Bauermeister set for Sunday
Minnesota traffic deaths surpass 200 for 2014
Walz visits AGCO Manufacturing
High School football: Trojans open season Friday
Girls tennis: Trojans fall 6-1 in opener
Prep soccer: Optimism running high in Worthington
Prep tennis: Luverne netters split with Montevideo, YME
Blast from the Past: Answers to Saturday's quiz
Column Policing political behavior
Column: Scandals hiding in plain sight
Letter: Ox carts once traveled same path
Letter: Support makes camp experience possibl
Letter: Where do Relay for Life funds go?
Donald Paul Feit
Janice "Jan" Kaye Mischke
Religion briefs: Aug. 21
Column: A new friend can be an answer to prayer
1939: Chautauqua pavilion to be razed
Looking Back: 2004 -- Hurricane-force winds flatten crops
Column: The wayward days of hemp growers and bootleggers
Out and About
Westman 109th birthday
Wolff 90th birthday
Niessink 50th anniversary
Masching 50th anniversary
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July 11, 2014
Sound the alarm: WPD dispatch addresses public's concern about severe weather siren
WORTHINGTON — “The dispatch room is the nerve center of the police department, especially during a storm.” Those are the words of Kevin Flynn, interim chief of the Worthington Police Department. But when severe weather hits and the sirens are sounded, most folks are inside...
July 11, 2014 - 10:02pm
July 6, 2014
Minnesota’s natural observers
ST. PAUL — In the name of science, Minnesotans are counting loons at the lake cabin, listening for frogs and peering at milkweed for monarch caterpillars. They’re catching dragonflies, measuring the clarity of local streams and noting the date when the first lilacs bloom. Using...
July 6, 2014 - 9:27pm
July 4, 2014
Wells' recharge slows
WORTHINGTON — Checking well water levels a day earlier than normal due to the Independence Day holiday, Worthington Public Utilities discovered Thursday that three of the city’s seven wells in the Bella Well Field actually had water level declines over the past week. Well...
July 4, 2014 - 9:30pm
June 27, 2014
Ravaged rails: Disasters declared, counties now assess damage
WORTHINGTON — Following a joint meeting via interactive television Friday morning, Rock County commissioners approved spending up to $750,000 toward an estimated $1.5 million repair bill to get the Buffalo Ridge Regional Rail Authority (BRRRA) back in operation after flooding caused...
June 27, 2014 - 10:16pm
Water level rises; watering ban still on
WORTHINGTON — Despite a 2-foot increase in the static water level at Worthington’s Well 26 over the course of the past week, Worthington Public Utilities General Manager Scott Hain said Friday the city’s ban on non-essential watering will remain in place, at least for the next...
June 27, 2014 - 9:53pm
June 24, 2014
Letter: Hamilton - I'm here to help with flood assistance
By District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake As you are aware, southwestern Minnesota has been pummeled with storm and flood damage once again, and many residents are wondering what sort of assistance may be available to them. Governor Dayton has already declared a state...
opinion / letters
June 24, 2014 - 9:23pm
June 20, 2014
A first-hand view: Dayton, Klobuchar, Walz and Franken visit flooded region
LUVERNE — Local officials and emergency managers from Rock County gathered at the Rock County Sheriff’s Office on Friday to meet with a contingent of state and federal government officials. Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, along with U.S Sen. Amy Klobuchar, U.S. Sen. Al Franken and...
June 20, 2014 - 10:19pm
June 18, 2014
Flooding scenes from Rock Rapids, Iowa
Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad was scheduled to be in Rock Rapids at 11:30 a.m. today (Wednesday) to survey damage from heavy rainfall earlier this week. Submitted photos, unless where otherwise noted, are by Stacy (Yates) Thiner.
June 18, 2014 - 9:56am
June 17, 2014
Storm photos from near Harris, Iowa
Daily Globe Publisher Joni Harms took these photos in the Harris, Iowa, area.
June 17, 2014 - 10:01am
June 16, 2014
Editorial: Another rockin' Regatta, rain and all
For the second straight year, heavy rains fell on the Saturday of Worthington’s Windsurfing Regatta and Unvarnished Music Festival. There were plenty that were disappointed, to be sure, but the festivities kept going, thanks to some admirable teamwork. Four musical acts scheduled...
opinion / editorials
June 16, 2014 - 8:42pm
June 14, 2014
Rains move Regatta music to BenLee's Cafe
WORTHINGTON -- Heavy rains Saturday morning have moved the music portion of the 15th annual Windsurfing Regatta and Unvarnished Music Festival to BenLee's Cafe, 212 10th St. Musical groups will perform at BenLee's between 1 and 10 p.m. Saturday. Scheduled are Larry Myer (1 p.m.),...
June 14, 2014 - 11:56am
June 5, 2014
A much-needed downpour
June 5, 2014 - 9:58pm