Friday, April 28 GOLF HL-O at Worthington WORTHINGTON -- Cold weather at the Worthington Country Club didn’t seem to bother the Trojans golf teams on Friday. Both the boys and girls squads shot their season’s best in a double victory over visiting Heron Lake-Okabena. The boys carded a 156 to HL-O’s 234, and the girls had a 190 compared to HL-O’s 237.
AARON HAGEN Daily Globe WORTHINGTON -- An early deficit was too much to overcome for the Worthington softball team Friday. Fairmont jumped out to an 8-0 lead and held off a furious Trojan comeback attempt as the Cardinals came away with an 11-8 victory.
WORTHINGTON -- Anoka-Ramsey took advantage of Minnesota West’s mistakes as it swept a college softball doubleheader Friday in Worthington. The Golden Rams took the first game 11-2 and the second 20-6. “We hurt ourselves today with the errors and not getting timely hits,” West head coach Jeff Linder said. “Errors hurt us and across the two games we had 16 walks.” AR scored in all six innings of their Game 1 victory, and racked up five in the fifth.
Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 5:43 a.m. Friday to Ryan’s Road for a diabetic female with a pacemaker who was in distress. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 3:42 p.m. Friday to the 1700 block of North Humiston Avenue. Crashes
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota West Community and Technical College Worthington Campus recently recognized the following area students for outstanding achievements and success at the Spring Academic Awards banquet. The following students were recognized for the awards listed:
WORTHINGTON — Cricket Wireless, located inside the Ryan’s Road strip mall in Worthington, celebrated a ribbon-cutting event Friday morning with representatives of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce. Cricket is a subsidiary of AT&T that was acquired in March 2014. Its smartphones and devices use AT&T’s network, and they can be found across Minnesota and the Midwest.
DAILY GLOBE HERON LAKE -- Ethan Becker was clutch for the Heron Lake-Okabena baseball team. Not only did he have two of the three Wildcat hits, but he came through at the biggest time. With HL-O trailing Adrian 3-1 in the seventh inning and the bases loaded with two outs, Becker came to the plate.
Ambulance BREWSTER — The Worthington Ambulance and Brewster Rescue were paged at 2:49 a.m. Thursday for an unspecified reason. The patient was transported. Crashes WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a crash at 6:33 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of Oxford Street and North Douglas Avenue.
BY SCOTT RALL Daily Globe outdoors columnist I don't really like the spring we are having. I am a burn king in the month of April and May. I had 13 burns on my list for this season and nine of them are completed, but for the life of me I cannot get the last five completed.
WORTHINGTON — The Daily Globe is altering the publication schedule of its print edition from Monday through Saturday to twice weekly, Wednesday and Saturday.