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January 24, 2018
Mark Tiesler gets an excited reaction from onlookers as he takes his Deep Freeze Dip on Saturday afternoon on Lake button
Winterfest weekend a success
January 24, 2018 - 8:01am
January 23, 2018
Mark Tiesler propels himself backward into chilly Lake Okabena waters during Saturday's Deep Freeze Dip, which took place as part of Worthington's Winterfest celebration. (Ryan McGaughey/The Globe)play button
Deep Freeze Dip raises more than $40,000 for splash pad -- not including matching grant
January 23, 2018 - 9:15am
January 20, 2018
Jill Lebert (from left), Kesey Shea, Nicholas Raymo and John Shea, representing the Worthington Fire Department, serve up a sample of chili Friday night at the Red-Hot Chili Cookoff at the Worthington Event Center. The event marked the start of Worthington's Winterfest celebration, which continues today with multiple activities -- including the 1 p.m. Deep Freeze Dip at Sunset Park. Cookoff results: K & H Construction was first, the WFDcame second and the King Turkey Day board third. (Tim Middagh/The Globe)
Getting fired up
January 20, 2018 - 8:46am
January 17, 2018
Winterfest Committee Chairman Andy Johnson (right) presents Dave Graff with a check for $100 in Chamber Bucks after Graff found the Winterfest Medallion Tuesday on Sailboard Beach. (Ryan McGaughey/The Globe)
Winterfest tradition continues with new activities
January 17, 2018 - 9:01am
January 16, 2018
Winterfest Medallion Hunt 2018: Clue 2
January 16, 2018 - 4:58pm
January 10, 2018
Traci Feit (upper left) is shown with her family, including husband Kirk, son Brandon Riemersma, Brandon's girlfriend, Taylor Briggs and her two sons (in front) Hayden and Camdin, and daughter Alaina Feit. (Special to The Globe)
Benefit is Jan. 19 for Traci Feit
January 10, 2018 - 8:02am
December 16, 2017
Hot eats again on Winterfest menu
December 16, 2017 - 7:15am
November 29, 2017
A nutcracker stands guard at the Rock County Courthouse in this November 2016 photo as part of Luverne's Winterfest celebration. The nutcrackers are making a return this year. (File photo)
Luverne’s Winterfest features return of the nutcrackers
November 29, 2017 - 7:36am
January 23, 2017
Bryan Hagen works Monday morning at Sterling in Worthington. (Martina Baca/ Daily Globe)
Hagen raises more than $20,000 in Deep Freeze Dip effort
January 23, 2017 - 9:13pm
January 22, 2017
Chris Dybevick -- dressed as as Richard Simmons -- takes the plunge during Saturday's Deep Freeze Dip in Worthington. (Tim Middagh/Daily Globe)
Eighth annual Winterfest a big success; more than $35,000 raised in Deep Freeze Dip
January 22, 2017 - 9:28pm
January 20, 2017
Kelsey Shea (center) spoons up chili for Pat Henkels (at table) while Shea's helpers, Heather Balk and Jill Elbert (far right) look on during the Winterfest Chili Cookoff event Friday night at the Worthington Event Center. Shea, Balk and Elbert were serving chili for the Bettin' on John's Superbowl of Chili Entry. First State Bank Southwest won the People's Choice award in the cookoff, Noon Kiwanis won for best booth and Taste of Texas took first in the judges' competition. (Ryan McGaughey/Daily Globe)
Winterfest 2017 is underway
January 20, 2017 - 9:34pm
January 18, 2017
Darla DeKam stands Wednesday afternoon at the corner of the new statue in Chautauqua Park where she located the 2016 Winterfest medallion. (Tim Middagh/Daily Globe)
Winterfest medallion found
January 18, 2017 - 9:31pm
January 17, 2017
Worthington's Sunset Park will host the Deep Freeze Dip and Pond Hockey tournament during Saturday's Winterfest. (Tim Middagh/Daily Globe)
Sunset Park is headquarters for Saturday swim, hockey
January 17, 2017 - 9:21pm
Find the Winterfest medallion!
January 17, 2017 - 5:09pm
December 12, 2016
Chili cookoff slated for Jan. 20
December 12, 2016 - 9:23pm