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Songs of Hope sings in Worthington Sunday
Blue Mounds State Park to re-open Monday
Senate candidate McFadden stops in Worthington
Absentee ballot requests now taken online
MN artist to host workshops at International Festival
VFW baseball: Post 3958 makes statement
Legion baseball: Windom, Jackson win easily
Amateur football: Demetrius Washington leads the Huskerz way
Scott Rall: The fine art of Canada thistle dispatching
Amateur baseball: Fireballer from Fairmont halts Worthington
Column: Battle looms over health plans' secret price data
Column: Could a GOP Congress benefit Obama?
Column: Washington gets 'F' on border security
Letter: Islam's true colors are reflected in history
Editorial: Let's all celebrate International Festival
Bernard W. Rue
Victoria Eleanor Martha Ulbricht
Pain relief: Young woman finds help for chronic condition
Looking Back: 2004 - Pawlenty hosts news conference in Wilmont
Column: There's no shortage of history in our cemeteries
Religion briefs: July 3
Looking Back: 2004 - City of Windom begins municipal telecom project
Out and About
Joens 80th birthday
Kruse 50th anniversary
Data: July 10, 2014
Notice to Bidders of Bridge Replacement
Data: July 9, 2014
Data: July 8, 2014
Data: July 7, 2014
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