Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 8:32 p.m. Tuesday for a adult male who had fallen. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 12:39 p.m. Wednesday for an adult male having a seizure. Crashes LISMORE — The Nobles County Sheriff's Office responded to a crash at 3:09 p.m. Wednesday on Nobles County 16.
WORTHINGTON — A local school needs to provide books for underprivileged students. A local hospice needs new equipment, and a local fire department needs to raise money for pagers. What do they all have in common? Thanks to Nobles Cooperative Electric's Operation Round Up program, the answer is “help in time of need.” Nobles Cooperative Electric members help their neighbors a penny, nickel, dime and quarter at a time through Operation Round Up (ORU).
FERGUS FALLS -- The offense didn’t click, and then the defense struggled, too, for the Minnesota West Lady Jays basketball team in an 81-74 overtime loss to MState-Fergus Falls Wednesday night. Things didn’t go West’s way from the start, said head coach Rosalie Hayenga-Hostikka. And at the end of regulation -- when the visitors might have been able to win the game -- things didn’t go West’s way either.
DOUG WOLTER AND ADAM WATTS Daily Globe sports reporters If you were to say Michael Jordan is NOT the greatest basketball player of all time, would the sports police come knocking at your door? If you had the audacity to opine that Joe Louis was better than Muhammad Ali, would that be considered an unforgivable insult against “The Greatest?”
WORTHINGTON — Community members are invited to make handmade Valentine’s Day cards for the annual Valentine Factory in Worthington.
ST. PAUL — Minnesota communities and schools wanting to develop safer routes for students to walk and bicycle to school can apply for planning assistance grants through the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s Safe Routes to School program. Application deadline is March 3. Planning assistance grants are the first step for communities to assess their current conditions for walking and bicycling to school and decide what they need to effectively implement a Safe Routes to School program.
Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 6:05 p.m. Monday to the 1100 block of Sunset Road. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 7:20 a.m. Tuesday to the 1700 block of College Way for a female with back and hip pain. Crashes WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a hit and run at 3:32 p.m. Tuesday in the 1700 block of First Avenue.
Crashes WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department reported a crash at 12:47 p.m. Sunday from the 1700 block of North Humiston Avenue. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department reported a hit-and-run crash at 9:19 p.m. Sunday.
Mary Ellen Tripp, currently of Largo, Fla., will celebrate her 95th birthday on Wednesday. A celebration is planned for Wednesday at Princeton Village, 333-16th Ave. S.E., Largo. The family also requests a card shower. Greetings may be sent to her at 211 Shirley Drive, Largo 33770.
Dorothy Weiser, Worthington, will celebrate her 98th birthday on Feb. 16. The family requests a card shower. Greetings may be sent to her at The Meadows, 1801 Collegeway, Apt. 100, Worthington 56187.