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Mediation to begin today over veto by Gov. Dayton
Murder charges reinstated in 2013 Alexandria stabbing
Otto proposes Minnesota fee on carbon, push to renewables
U.S. 59 resurfacing done in Worthington
Stillwater native, promoting anti-bullying platform, crowned Miss North Dakota
Bradford remains game-time decision for non-contact knee injury
College football: Bluejays' Colson III leads the nation
Youth basketball clinic in Worthington on Oct. 14
The Drill (Episode 23: Sept. 20, 2017)
Tuesday prep roundup: WHS boys soccer team rolls on
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
Column: District 518 continuing to offer PASS
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Marilyn (Rogers) Koch
Ronald W. Ebeling
Jacqueline "Jackie" Barrett
Rick "Ricky" Twait
Looking Back: 1992 -- Wellstone was speaker at King Turkey Day
KTD speaker: Start noticing people
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
Column: Sunday afternoon outing sufficient for true world wonder
Looking Back: 1992 -- Bristow joins staff of local insurer
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Hohensee 50th anniversary
Wallace 80th birthday
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Notice of hearing on proposed assessment
Notice of hearing on proposed assessment
September 15, 2017
Doug Wolter: Luverne volleyball a program to be reckoned with
The Luverne Cardinals varsity volleyball team is 8-2. You can throw out the team’s latest loss, which happened Thursday in Marshall, because, well, the Tigers beat everybody. Fact is, Luverne has a pretty good outfit this fall after posting a 13-12-2 record in 2016. And head coach...
September 15, 2017 - 3:12pm
August 18, 2017
Doug Wolter: Anthem ritual: Time for a change?
It’s obvious, isn’t it? The 2017 National Football League season is going to be another season filled not just with football, but politics. I recently blogged that I’m so sick of hearing that national-anthem protester Colin Kaepernick “must” be offered a job because the...
August 18, 2017 - 3:49pm
August 11, 2017
Doug Wolter: The marvelous Windom baseball experience
It’s an uneventful afternoon here at The Globe headquarters in Worthington. It can be like that in early August, with summer sports petering out and high school fall sports not yet emerging. So naturally, my mind wanders. Here are a few thoughts that meandered through the empty...
August 11, 2017 - 4:18pm
August 4, 2017
Doug Wolter: Bummed about the bowling deficit in Worthington
Every time I drive past Oxford Bowl on my way to and from work, I give it a glance. And I think about how disappointing it is that it no longer does business. In a few months, Worthington will embark on another winter without bowling. And when I see today the empty Oxford Bowl forlornly...
August 4, 2017 - 8:48pm
June 16, 2017
Doug Wolter: Why do we play? For dreams of glory
I went to the Minnesota state girls softball tournament in North Mankato last week, and on the following Saturday followed that up with an appearance at the state track and field meet in St. Paul. I thought it was interesting that, before each tournament began, a statement was broadcast...
June 16, 2017 - 3:25pm
April 21, 2017
Doug Wolter: Tweets are making JCC track more fun
There are a lot of grownups who don’t understand Twitter. But Rafe York, track and field coach at Jackson County Central High School, has it down. And because he’s willing to push the envelope a bit, he’s making the sport more fun for his athletes. Here’s a sample:
April 21, 2017 - 7:39pm
April 12, 2017
Doug Wolter: It's time to do right for the Worthington gym program
BY DOUG WOLTER Daily Globe sports editor I suspect that when District 518 Superintendent John Landgaard said last weekend that if a new facility for the Worthington High School gymnastics program isn’t found, it will be cut, he meant to scare people into action. If so, it had better...
April 12, 2017 - 8:46pm
March 31, 2017
Doug Wolter: Here's how the Twins will pull it off
Hello, everyone. Today I am going to tell you how the Minnesota Twins can shock the baseball world in 2017 and not only win the American League Central division but also play in the World Series. Nothing is impossible in the first week of April. Everybody has a chance. All it takes...
March 31, 2017 - 9:11pm
February 9, 2017
Doug Wolter: No arbitration for me, thanks
I don’t begrudge today’s best professional athletes earning multi-million dollar contracts. We’ve come a long way since Joe DiMaggio reached the first $100,000 contract in 1949. If you can get it, more power to ya. I’m a great believer in the law of supply and demand.
February 9, 2017 - 7:10pm
February 8, 2017
Pro-con column: Don't arrest me, but the greatest of all time is ...
DOUG WOLTER AND ADAM WATTS Daily Globe sports reporters If you were to say Michael Jordan is NOT the greatest basketball player of all time, would the sports police come knocking at your door? If you had the audacity to opine that Joe Louis was better than Muhammad Ali, would that...
February 8, 2017 - 8:33pm
January 25, 2017
Opinion: Leftopia and Rightville
DOUG WOLTER Daily Globe WORTHINGTON — Welcome, citizens, to Leftopia. As for the rest of you: Make yourselves comfortable in Rightville. Do you think the United States of America is a divided country? Stop fooling yourselves. It doesn’t exist anymore. Today we have two countries,...
January 25, 2017 - 8:15pm
January 19, 2017
Doug Wolter: Above all, be an encourager
I hardly ever read any articles in the Minnesota State High School League Bulletin when it crosses my desk. Bulletin writers are always pounding the same themes -- participation, sportsmanship, responsibility, teamwork -- that kind of stuff. It’s not that I don’t believe in those...
January 19, 2017 - 7:37pm
January 4, 2017
Doug Wolter: Hey, Spencer can do that!
Spencer Erwin, like a lot of second-grade boys, has energy to burn. His mother, Laurie, explains, “He’s always been kind of a daredevil.”...
January 4, 2017 - 8:24pm
August 1, 2016
Doug Wolter: Football battles to stay ahead of injuries
On Saturday while relaxing in a lawn chair at a family reunion, my wife’s cousin Gary and I discussed football. Gary wondered out loud why, when we were younger, NFL players seemed to suffer so few injuries compared to today. We opined that perhaps the change is largely due to the...
August 1, 2016 - 8:33pm
April 27, 2016
Doug Wolter: Together, these Generals are hard to beat
Sibley-Ocheyedan High School boys track and field coach Peter Carlson has four boy sprinters who are capable of leading the Generals to state...
April 27, 2016 - 8:37pm