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'It's all about teamwork'
Party for the 'pout': 39th annual International Eelpout Festival draws a crowd to Walker
Area communities awarded CERTs grants
Minnesota West hosting PSEO information night
Authorities apprehend Alexandria man after Mountain Lake standoff
Unexpected Olympic moments up a frozen river
UMD wraps up home ice: Road sweep of Western Michigan keeps Bulldogs home for NCHC playoffs
Loons to focus on issues, not results, after winless preseason tournament
Gregg makes her own trail: Minnesotan wins record fifth Birkie women’s title; Norwegian wins men’s title
State gymnastics: Trojans, Huskies compete at state individual meet
Commentary: Thank you, Joy Behar
Letter: J turn proposal not right for Heron Lake
Column: District 518 monitoring progress of English Learners
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
We must admit it: This is who we are
Adrianna (Moret) Wagley
Kim Marie Nielsen
Esther Zavala de Adame
Eidhammer has many reasons to take heart
Disheveled Theologian: Billy Graham's hope (is the same as ours)
What to know about nursing home costs and hospice care insurance
Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
NDSU potato varieties are popular garden choices
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Meyer 80th birthday
Birth: Liesel Lee Harberts
Sietsema 90th birthday
Boock 50th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
March 20, 2016
Zach Hacker: Winter travels
The ol’ Blue Bomber has been put to work during the last month. This time of year, that’s a good thing. If you’re a sports reporter and...
March 20, 2016 - 10:49pm
November 23, 2015
Zach Hacker: One for the ages
I was in rare territory Saturday. Not physically. As an alumnus of Minnesota State University, Mankato, I’ve spent a lot of time at Blakeslee...
November 23, 2015 - 9:51pm
November 4, 2015
Zach Hacker: It's all about the players... but it's a little about the coach
Windom Area head coach Ron Wendorff was predictably modest Monday night after notching his 500th career victory. “It’s because I’ve been...
November 4, 2015 - 8:24am
September 30, 2015
Zach Hacker: Evans can kick, and play other sports, too
College athletes are known for having busy schedules. Not only do they have to attend classes, maintain their grades and, in most cases, keep...
September 30, 2015 - 8:05pm
August 18, 2015
Zach Hacker: 1,271 miles down Memory Lane
My hat collection got a little bit larger last week. My tradition — which actually started by accident — is to buy the home team’s hat...
August 18, 2015 - 9:20pm
July 21, 2015
Zach Hacker: Amateur baseball is still special
Zach Hacker Daily Globe sports writer A couple years ago while I was living in Kansas, I wrote a column about something I truly missed about living in Minnesota: amateur baseball. Town team baseball is something that is pretty unique about the Land of 10,000 Lakes. There are...
July 21, 2015 - 9:23pm
July 2, 2015
Zach Hacker: Football starting early this year
Zach Hacker Daily Globe sports reporter I learned Wednesday that my summer will end a bit earlier than I expected. Kind of. The fact the calendar turned to July prompted me to begin thinking about fall sports. When I looked online to see if area fall schedules were posted, I...
July 2, 2015 - 7:49pm
April 8, 2015
Zach Hacker: There's a little scoundrel in all of us
I was recently watching Ken Burns’ famed miniseries “Baseball” when I heard one of the best quotes I’ve heard in a while. Early on the series, historian Shelby Foote says, “The great lesson in sports is supposed to be that you not only learn the elation of winning, but...
April 8, 2015 - 7:50pm
March 20, 2015
Zach Hacker: Yes fans, free throws really do matter
Let me just preface this whole thing by saying I was never a star basketball player. I know, I know. My rotund, 5-foot-8 frame suggests otherwise; but basketball just really wasn’t my sport. I always enjoyed playing it, but once I hit ninth grade I was a good five or six inches...
March 20, 2015 - 9:21pm
February 2, 2015
Zach Hacker: Breaking down the big game
The Monday after the Super Bowl is always a sad time for football fans like me. It’s the beginning of a full six months without football. So,...
February 2, 2015 - 11:31pm
January 18, 2015
Zach Hacker: Despite loss, Luverne shows strength on Hockey Day
ST. PAUL — Before the start of the third period, FOX Sports North cameras showed a mic’d up Derrick Brown asking his team a few questions...
January 18, 2015 - 11:58pm
December 15, 2014
Zach Hacker: There is hope yet
I remember reading a column on ESPN.com a couple years ago that was listing the most demoralized fan bases in professional sports. This list wasn’t talking about supporters of any one team in particular, rather it was basing it on all professional teams in the area among the four...
December 15, 2014 - 9:29pm
October 23, 2014
Zach Hacker: Vikings not good, but still worth watching
At approximately 3:05 p.m. Sunday I sent a tweet that read: “Vikings are gonna blow this because that’s what the Vikings do.” Buffalo’s game-winning drive hadn’t even started yet. The sad thing is, I wasn’t saying it as some sort of reverse-jinx on Buffalo or attempt...
October 23, 2014 - 7:28pm
July 4, 2014
Zach Hacker: Volleyball tournament was an eye-opener
Volleyball has always been a pretty big deal in my family. My cousin, Jeff Nelson, has been a head coach at the Division I college level for more than 20 years, making stops at Texas Tech, the University of San Francisco and, currently, the University of New Mexico. It has also...
July 4, 2014 - 8:34pm
May 8, 2014
Zach Hacker: Learning to love hockey
I hope this doesn’t get me kicked out of Minnesota, but I must admit I haven’t always been the world’s biggest hockey fan. (Before you start gathering up your pitchforks and torches; please, let me explain.) I’ve never disliked hockey. I was known to attend Minnesota State...
May 8, 2014 - 10:16pm