ADRIAN — Sanford Adrian Clinic and Adrian Ambulance will host a blood drive from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 3 to 6 p.m. March 13 at the Adrian Ambulance Garage. Community Blood Bank will be taking donations to benefit the local area blood supply.
Edgerton Public and Hills-Beaver Creek advanced Thursday in play-in games for the Section 3A boys basketball tournament. The Flying Dutchmen eclipsed Ellsworth 59-32 in Edgerton and the Patriots beat Heron Lake-Okabena 80-66 in Hills on a night when Zach Scholten scored his 1,000th career point.
MARSHALL -- Tracy-Milroy-Balaton defeated Minneota 62-55 Thursday night in the semifinals of the Section 3AA girls basketball tournament. The Panthers, seeded No. 1 in the south half of the section, handled the third-seeded Vikings at Southwest Minnesota State University to advance to the championship March 10 at 5 p.m. at SMSU against the winner of Thursday’s late game between New London-Spicer and Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta.
Crashes WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a crash at 4:28 p.m. Wednesday in the 1000 block of Ryan’s Road. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a minor crash at 11:47 a.m. Thursday in the 1200 block of Oxford Street. Ambulance
WORTHINGTON — The Governmental Affairs Committee of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a Listening Session Legislative Breakfast on Saturday. The event will be hosted at the Worthington Fire Hall, 830 Second Ave. The Listening Session Legislative program and breakfast will begin at 8 a.m. Invited to attend are District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton and District 22A Rep. Joe Schomacker. Rolls, coffee and water will be served.
EDGERTON — Southwestern Minnesota Habitat for Humanity will host a “Sneak Peak Party” for its Edgerton home build from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. The home is located at 509 Second Ave. N.
SCOTT RALL Daily Globe outdoors columnist Last Monday night was the second of three public input and listen sessions that are being held by the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District regarding the water quality improvement project slated to take place in Nobles County on Lake Ocheda.
DAILY GLOBE ST. PETER -- The Luverne Cardinals will return to the Minnesota state Class A hockey tournament. The Cardinals, who last appeared at the state tourney in 2014, defeated Marshall 5-1 Wednesday night in the Section 3A championship game to back up their claim as the section’s No. 1 seed.
Crashes WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department received a report of a hit-and-run crash at 7:40 a.m. Wednesday. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department received a report of a car.-vs.-light pole crash at 7:47 a.m. Wednesday. Ambulance WORTHINGTON—The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 9:38 a.m. Wednesday to the 1100 block of Rose avenue.
Crashes WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office investigated a semi-vs.pickup crash reported at 4:27 p.m. Monday. The Worthington Ambulance and Worthington Rescue were dispatched to the scene. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a hit-and-run crash reported at 4:36 p.m. Monday from the 1000 block of Ryan’s Road.