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WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce Community Improvement Committee and Worthington Public Utilities are once again sponsoring the local Holiday Lighting Contest. All Worthington residences and businesses with...
Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 12:49 a.m. Thursday to 121 12th Street for a medical alarm. Police WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a report of property damage to a car window at 5:42 a.m. Thursday on the 300 block of Clary Street. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a report of damage to a door at 12:54 p.m. Thursday on the 900 block of 5th Avenue. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a report of vandalism to a vehicle at 3:51 p.m.
OKOBOJI, Iowa — The 34th annual University of Okoboji Winter Games Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday in the Hedberg Theater located in the Maritime Museum in Arnolds Park. Anyhone interested in hosting a new event or donating time and talent to the games are welcome to attend. The 2014 Winter Games are chaired by Jeremy Morrison of BonFire Web Co. and Alison Schmitz of Rembrandt Enterprises. For more information on getting involved in the Winter Games, planned for Jan. 24-26, 2014, visit www.uofowintergames.com .
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington-Crailsheim International Committee is looking for more people to get involved in its student exchange program. A meeting will be at 7 p.m. Dec. 2 at the Atrium High Rise, 819 10th St. For more information, call 376-6538.
SANBORN, Iowa — The O’Brien County Sheriff’s Office arrested two people on drug-related charges following a traffic stop at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday on Polk Avenue southwest of Sanborn. The driver, Kevin L. Jennings, 46, of Cottage Grove, was apprehended after a short foot chase. He and a passenger, Kimberly F. Broyles, 28, of Blue Mound, Kan., were both charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, interference with official acts, possession of a controlled substance (marijuana), possession of methamphetamine, and possession of amphetamines.
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated an accident reported at 4:38 p.m. Tuesday from JBS. WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office investigated a car-deer accident reported at 5:20 p.m. Tuesday from Prairie View Golf Course. ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office investigated a two-vehicle accident at 9:12 a.m. Wednesday at South Carroll Street and South Third Avenue. Larae J. VanderBrink, 28, of Rock Rapids, was driving a 2004 Ford Expedition. John A. Anderson, 82, of Rock Rapids, was driving a 2010 Chevrolet Malibu.
REDWOOD FALLS — Nobles County Relay for Life co-chairs Kim Lambert and Sheila Koob accepted numerous awards on behalf of local Relay teams during the regional meeting Nov. 16 in...
Accidents READING — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office investigated a crash reported at 11:54 a.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Knauf Avenue and Nobles County 14. The Reading First Responders, Sanford Ambulance and Wilmont Rescue were dispatched to the scene, and one individual was transported. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 3:53 p.m. Tuesday at Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center. Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 9:37 p.m.
Correction Whitney Behrens is neither a current Southwest Minnesota State University senior nor secretary of its Marketing Club. The information was incorrect in Saturday’s Daily Globe. Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a report of a car versus stop sign accident at 6:05 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of Diagonal Road and Oxford Street. Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 9:07 a.m.
WORTHINGTON — The Daily Globe is offering a writing contest to readers in conjunction with its Nov. 27 holiday edition. The theme for the 2013 Daily Globe Holiday Writing Contest is “Making spirits bright.” Readers may submit essays describing how someone brightened their holiday spirits to the Daily Globe, 300 11th St., Box 639, Worthington, 56187, or e-mail them to firstname.lastname@example.org . Please indicate “writing contest” in the subject line. Essays are due Tuesday.