Crashes WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 4:17 p.m. Thursday from the intersection of Humiston Avenue and Ryan’s Road. WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 8:22 a.m. Friday from the 2400 block of Minnesota 60. Ambulance
PIPESTONE — The Pipestone County Historical Society will be host its Winter Rummage from 5 to 7 p.m. Jan. 17 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 18 at the American Legion Hall, Pipestone.
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa — The 14th annual Artisans Road Trip (A.R.T.) is looking for artists for the coming year. The deadline for applications is Jan. 16. All disciplines and mediums are accepted — painting, drawing, sculpture, mixed media, jewelry, fabric, wood, photography, pottery and more.
OKOBOJI, Iowa — Birder Lee Schoenewe will help attendees in identifying some of the most common birds in the area during the “Birding in Northwest Iowa” program, scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Jan. 18 at the Dickinson County Nature Center. A part of the Birdwatchers Anonymous series, the program will take people through a variety of birding topics, from seasonal differences in area species to the best way to attract birds to your yard.
OKOBOJI, Iowa — World-renowned autism expert, lecturer, author and professor of animal science Temple Grandin will speak about autism and her life as one of the world’s most accomplished adults with autism at the 13th Annual Lakes Health Conference this year. The conference will focus on many subjects, including autism, drugs, sports injuries, diversity, sleep disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, teams and team-building.
OKABENA -- Nine players scored for Adrian (4-2, 4-0 Red Rock) with four reaching double digits in the Dragons’ 67-30 boys basketball victory over Heron Lake-Okabena (1-8, 0-5) Thursday. Jacob Stamer, Frank Serrao, Zach Bierman, Tristan White, Ryan Weineke, Kalvin Ross, Nate Lonneman, Zach Hendel, and Mitch Lonneman all scored for Adrian.
Correction The first baby born in 2017 at Sanford Worthington Medical Center was delivered by Dr. Shelly Morrison. The doctor’s name was incorrect in Tuesday’s Daily Globe. Donations for the Figueroa-Nunez family can be arranged by calling 329-4805. The number was incorrect in Tuesday’s Daily Globe. Ambulance
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington School District will be holding a variety of small group listening sessions over a two-week time frame at the end of January.
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington District 518 Community Education Department will be offering an eight-hour AARP Smart Driver class on Tuesday and Thursday. The class will run from 6 to 10 both evenings. The class will be conducted at the West Learning Center (formerly West Elementary building). Upon completion of this class, a driver will be eligible for a 10 percent discount on their vehicle insurance for the next three years.
SCOTT RALL Daily Globe outdoors columnist So the new year is here and it brings with it a sense of excitement or renewal for many people. They make new year’s resolutions and then do their best to keep them. How many of use want to lose 15 pounds and a week later have already given that up? Most if not almost all people will fall in this category. I have given up on resolutions for the most part, but not completely.