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Homecoming royalty crowned at Murray County Central
Inmate-on-inmate assaults up at 3 Minnesota prisons
Bob Ludlow proposes $1 million donation toward Nobles County Historical Society Museum; city pledges $500,000
Career Expo coming to Minnesota West’s Worthington campus
Woman receives probation, fine related to Lake Shetek Lodge apartment search
The Drill: Andrew Quade is the energizer for W-WG athletics
Tuesday sports roundup: Rough day for Worthington, Luverne in tennis
Boys soccer: Worthington beats New Ulm again
Austin, Odorizzi lead Twins over Tigers
Gophers' P.J. Fleck knows interim Maryland coach well
Orville Lien remembered as pillar of Worthington community
Minnesota businesses confront opioid crisis
'We're absolutely lost': Falling prices, health issues force small southern Minn. dairy farming family to sell 55-year operation
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
Facebook, Craigslist or Letgo: Which online marketplace is right for you?
Place a Business Announcement
Column: Soy Alyssa, una estudiante de español
Letter: Don't be like 'everyone else'
Letter: ACS CAN helps ‘reduce the burden of cancer’
Commentary: Conservation groups urge lawmakers to reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund
For letter, or worse
James C. Odenbrett
LaVonne Ann Pfeil
Joann M. Talsma
A growing church
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
Care home not delivering adequate intellectual stimulation
The Disheveled Theologian: Hope in the midst of our grief
Headline offers another chance to tout region's gardening
out and about
Mary Anne McNab
Paul and Beverly Hansberger
Les and Irma Voss
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
‘Best of The Globe 2018' now underway
Southwest Initiative Foundation
August 4, 2018
Luverne’s Brakke elected to SWIF board
HUTCHINSON — Consultant, writer and investment advisor Tom Brakke was recently elected to the Southwest Initiative Foundation (SWIF) Board of Directors. Brakke was raised in Luverne and remains dedicated to the vitality of his hometown and the region.
August 4, 2018 - 11:52am
July 11, 2018
SWIF invests $50,000 in Worthington Investment Network
WORTHINGTON — The Southwest Initiative Foundation (SWIF) has agreed to invest $50,000 into the Worthington Investment Network (WIN). It was an easy decision for the SWIF board, which voted unanimously to support the investment in late June. WIN’s strategy — to renovate buildings...
July 11, 2018 - 8:41am
December 2, 2017
Worthington’s ‘Cake Boss’ to expand business to Heron Lake location
WORTHINGTON — Yolanda Barahona has run her own personalized cake business, Nena’s Cakes, out of her Worthington home for three years. ...
December 2, 2017 - 7:42am
November 6, 2017
Child care crisis causes economic development problem in rural Minn.
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — When attorney Janice Nelson of Montevideo emceed a conference in September looking at the region's workforce challenges, she announced at the start just how familiar she was with one of them. Her administrative assistant had just quit. She was unable to...
November 6, 2017 - 5:48pm
October 7, 2017
Planning ahead: Gifts to Worthington Area Foundation help better community’s future
WORTHINGTON — Dorothy Sietsema has memories from many decades ago of swimming as a youth in Lake Okabena. “When I was a kid, we’d go jump...
October 7, 2017 - 9:10am
September 24, 2017
Finding workers in southwestern Minnesota an economic challenge as need for diversity in workforce grows
MONTEVIDEO, Minn.—When residents of the Upper Minnesota River Valley are surveyed on the challenges the region faces, the number one response...
September 24, 2017 - 6:26pm
July 10, 2017
Gaalswyk elected to SWIF board of directors
HUTCHINSON — Terry Gaalswyk of Worthington was recently elected to the Southwest Initiative Foundation (SWIF) Board of Directors.
July 10, 2017 - 9:48pm
April 13, 2017
‘Grow Our Own’ program airing on public TV
APPLETON — “Grow Our Own: Helping the Next Generation Find Success” will air at 9 p.m. Thursday and 12:30 p.m. April 23 on Pioneer Public Television. The program is a collaboration between Pioneer Public Television and Southwest Initiative Foundation to raise awareness about...
April 13, 2017 - 4:52pm
May 24, 2016
Showing the money: SWIF and others offer financial help for small businesses
WORTHINGTON — Kimberly Schroeder wasn’t sure how she was going to open a cosmetology school in Worthington, but she knew she would. “From...
May 24, 2016 - 11:23am