WORTHINGTON — The 31st annual Great Gobbler Golf Tournament, hosted by King Turkey Day Inc., is scheduled for June 7 at GreatLife Worthington. A shot-gun start for the 18-hole scramble event will be at 1 p.m. Teams will consist of four people each, with fees including golf cart and meal. There will be a blind flight, and payout for first and second per flight.
WORTHINGTON — City and rural mail carriers collected 1,485 pounds of donations in food during its annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive May 13. The Worthington Post Office thanks its customers for the donations of non-perishable food items. All donations collected are delivered to the local food shelves.
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Concert Association will offer four concerts during its 2017-2018 season. The concerts will be: Main Street Souvenirs (pianist, composer, visual artist); Michael Johnson (singer, songwriter and guitarist); WindSync (woodwind quintet) and Derik Nelson & Family (siblings). In addition to these concerts, Worthington Concert Association members may also attend reciprocity concerts in Slayton, Windom and Sheldon, Iowa.
MARSHALL — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is seeking individuals and families interested in adopting a lake or stream to measure water quality this summer.
OKOBOJI, Iowa — The Dickinson County Nature Center is offering summer programming for nature explorers and young naturalists is focusing on outdoor recreation this summer starting June 8.
Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 3:24 p.m. Tuesday to the 1200 block of Clary Street for an adult male who had fallen and hit his head. Crashes WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a report of a vehicle in the ditch at 9:22 a.m. Tuesday from U.S. 59. Fire
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach is searching for volunteers to help with harvest of produce at the ISU Research and Demonstration Garden this summer. The garden is located at the Lyon County Fairgrounds in Rock Rapids. Produce from the garden is donated to area pantries as part of ISU Extension and Outreach’s efforts to fight hunger in Iowa.
MARSHALL — Ralco was awarded the 2016 Governor’s International Trade Award from the Minnesota Trade Office during World Trade Month. The award is given for developing and growing a significant part of its business from exports, for increasing jobs in Minnesota to support international sales and for developing novel approaches to global competition.
LUVERNE — The Luverne 150th Committee is sponsoring free educational events for the public to learn about the Northern Tallgrass Prairie Refuge on Saturday, with events planned at Touch The Sky Prairie and Blue Mounds State Park.
Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 4:35 p.m. Sunday to the 600 block of Omaha Avenue for an adult female. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 8:40 p.m. Sunday for a possible overdose. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 12:01 p.m. Monday for a female with chest pain. Crashes