WORTHINGTON — CoderDojo SWMN is coming to the Worthington area.
Crashes WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office investigated a hit-and-run crash reported at 6:43 p.m. Thursday from the 24000 block of Minnesota 60. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 6:36 a.m. Friday from the 600 block of Oxford Street. RUSHMORE — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office investigated a crash reported at 9:37 a.m. Friday from Nobles County 35.
WORTHINGTON — Nashville-based singer and songwriter Jenn Bostic will perform in the third concert of the year for the Worthington Concert Association, which will begin at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center.
WORTHINGTON — AARP tax volunteers will again be providing free tax counseling and electronic filing of tax returns in Worthington. Trained and certified volunteers will be working at the Center for Active Living, 211 11th St., Worthington. In order to use this service, an appointment must first be scheduled by calling the Worthington Area YMCA at 376-6197. Appointments are available from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays and 9 to 11 a.m. Thursdays.
Aaron Hagen Daily Globe WINDOM -- The third time was a classic. Thursday was the third time the Pipestone Area and Redwood Valley boys basketball teams met this season. The previous two times the Cardinals and Arrows faced off, each team won by a blowout. But in the playoffs, it was no surprise the two teams were locked in a tight battle.
AARON HAGEN Daily Globe WINDOM -- Jackson County Central has an experienced, senior-laden team. But in the final minute it was freshman Rudy Voss who found himself in a high-pressure situation for the JCC boys basketball team. Voss made four free throws in the final minute of Thursday night’s Section 3AA game as the Huskies defeated Minneota 89-75.
Crashes SLAYTON — The Minnesota State Patrol and Murray County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two-vehicle crash at 1:18 p.m. Wednesday on U.S. 59 at Valhalla Road. Beverly Holland, 83, of Slayton, was driving a 2004 Jeep Cherokee southbound when she turned toward Valhalla Road in front of a northbound Peterbilt semi tractor-trailer driven by Kevin Bulson, 53, of Breckenridge. Holland suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was transported to Sanford Health Tracy. Bulson was not injured. Both were wearing their seatbelts.
MINNEAPOLIS -- An aggressive East Grand Forks team defeated Luverne 5-2 in the consolation semifinals of the state Class A boys hockey tournament Thursday at Mariucci Arena on the campus of the University of Minnesota. The Cardinals, fresh off an emotional overtime loss to top-ranked Hermantown Wednesday night, were out-shot 50-20 by the Green Wave. Five different players scored goals.
SCOTT RALL Daily Globe outdoors columnist This was a very nice week for this writer. I recently received a shout out on a very popular website called Powerhook as a person of merit for my wildlife habitat and conservation efforts. They highlight local members of the conservation community from towns small and large across America.
FAIRMONT — A 21-year-old Mountain Lake woman died Tuesday night in an Interstate 90 crash that involved a wrong-way driver and alcohol. Hannah Elizabeth Stoesz was riding in a 2011 Ford Escape operated by Tyler James Schoborg, 19, of Westbrook that was traveling east on I-90. A 2006 Honda CR-V operated by Mark Jason Wendland, 48, of Baltic, S.D., was going west in the eastbound lane and struck the Escape. The crash was reported at 7:50 p.m. Tuesday and took place near milepost 99.