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Data: May 24, 2019
Data: May 23, 2019
MnDOT to install safety measures at stop lights
W-WG’s robotics team battles for second-place finish at state competition
County awards bid for government center landscaping fixes
Prep softball: Section tournaments begin
Prep softball: WHS still alive in Section 2AAA
Prep baseball: RCW edges Adrian 3-1
Section 3A tennis: Three entries from WHS, two from LHS advance
Prep golf: Weg, Boever advance in Section 3AA
Xcel plans to be coal-free by 2030
ECHO recognized for 25 years of membership
Crossroads Care Center getting new focus
Van Waus is Sanford Worthington’s Employee of the Year
Farmers under pressure
Place a Business Announcement
Time for Moore: Picture this -- graduation
Column: Combating senior fraud
Column: Interest continues to build in Teacher Pathway program
Column: Medicare for All becomes Medicare for None
Tales from the Chief: Taking the wheel on 'Freedom to Drive'
Shirley Ann Bramstedt
Loie R. Grandprey
Mayor honors efforts in nursing homes
Disheveled Theologian: The cone of shame
Kennecke speaks on opioid abuse at 'Living Your Best Life
Disheveled Theologian: That moment when ...
WHS Prom 2019
out and about
Vern & Marilyn
Steve and Diane
Jack and LaVonne Slater
Jack and LaVonne Slater
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
May 13, 2019
Data: May 14, 2019
Ambulance 7:38 p.m. Sunday: Olson Park, Worthington, adult female with a broken ankle who also had been burned. Crashes Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: assisted the Heron Lake Police Department with a one-vehicle crash with injuries, 4:11 a.m. Saturday.
May 13, 2019 - 8:52pm
UPDATED 4:21 p.m.: Saturday morning rollover claims life of 20-year-old Heron Lake man
OKABENA — A one-vehicle rollover early Saturday morning in Jackson County claimed the life of a Heron Lake man. According to the Jackson County...
May 13, 2019 - 11:42am
April 27, 2019
Construction near Heron Lake begins Monday
WINDOM — Orange cones and lane restrictions will soon start popping up as the construction season kicks off near Heron Lake and through Windom. On Thursday, members of the Minnesota Department of Transportation and project engineers hosted a construction open house for Windom and...
April 27, 2019 - 8:12am
April 17, 2019
Construction begins April 29 on Minnesota 60 J-turns at Heron Lake
MANKATO — Motorists are advised of lane closures and speed reductions on Minnesota 60 at Heron Lake beginning April 29, as crews begin the construction of J-turns to improve the safety at the intersections at Heron Lake.
April 17, 2019 - 12:21pm
January 22, 2019
Data: Jan. 23, 2019
Crashes Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: vehicle in ditch, 8:21 p.m. Friday, Ice Road, Heron Lake. Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: vehicle in ditch, 9:32 p.m. Friday, South Highway, Jackson. Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: vehicle vs. guard rail, 1:09 a.m. Saturday, Thomas...
January 22, 2019 - 8:52pm
December 26, 2018
Data: Dec. 27, 2018
Ambulance 4:23 a.m. Wednesday: 1000 block of Ryan’s Road, Worthington, female had collapsed. 11:21 a.m. Wednesday: 1000 block of Ryan’s Road, Worthington, female had fallen and was experiencing hip pain. Crashes
December 26, 2018 - 8:52pm
August 22, 2018
Data: Aug. 23, 2018
Ambulance 8:23 a.m. Wednesday: Worthington, adult female who had fallen. 10:10 a.m. Wednesday: 200 block of 12th Street, Worthington, adult female with head injury. 10:20 a.m. Wednesday: 400 block of Nobles Street, Worthington, adult male who had fallen and fell had a laceration...
August 22, 2018 - 9:35pm
August 20, 2018
Data: Aug. 21, 2018
Ambulance 2:59 a.m. Monday, 800 block of Humiston Avenue, adult male fell and was confused. 2:55 p.m. Monday, 1600 block of Clary Street, adult female was very weak. Police Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: harassment, 9:42 p.m. Saturday, Heron Lake Township.
August 20, 2018 - 8:52pm
Column: Birds come, birds go; records of early-day regional birds are scarce
Editor’s note: Former longtime Daily Globe Editor Ray Crippen died Dec. 27, 2015. We will continue to publish previously run “Isn’t That Something” columns on Saturdays, until further notice, as a tribute to Crippen and his knowledge of local and regional history. The following...
July 20, 2018 - 10:43pm
Les Knutson: A great neighbor who cared so much for his community
HERON LAKE — It was with great sadness on Thursday afternoon when I learned that my next-door neighbor, Don Steen, had passed away Wednesday evening at the Good Samaritan Center in Westbrook.
July 20, 2018 - 9:50pm
May 30, 2018
Donations sought for Jackson library sale
JACKSON — The Friends of the Jackson County Library group is accepting donations for its annual book sale through Sept. 5. The event provides supplemental funds for programs, materials, and other extras for the Jackson, Lakefield and Heron Lake libraries. Books, audio books, music,...
May 30, 2018 - 12:01pm
April 4, 2018
UPDATED: 12-car pileup among multiple crashes during Tuesday’s snowstorm
HERON LAKE — A 12-car pileup involving three semis, a snowplow and multiple vehicles on Minnesota 60 near milepost 30 was among approximately 30 crashes and spin-outs throughout Jackson County Tuesday afternoon.
April 4, 2018 - 10:52am
March 22, 2018
J-Turns open house is Monday
HERON LAKE — The Minnesota Department of Transportation is hosting an open house on new proposed intersections on Minnesota 60 that connect with Heron Lake. The open house will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Heron Lake City Hall.
March 22, 2018 - 9:15am
March 13, 2018
By Scott Thompson, P.E., MnDOT District 7 Traffic Engineer; Tim Stahl, P.E., Jackson County Engineer; Chief Anthony Fauglid, Heron Lake Police Department; Capt. Casey Meagher, Minnesota State Patrol Highway 60 intersection safety upgrades are coming to Heron Lake in 2019. The public...
March 13, 2018 - 10:37pm
February 23, 2018
Letter: J turn proposal not right for Heron Lake
By Pat Sontag, Heron Lake Even though I could not be at the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s final community hearing regarding the proposed “J” turns on Minnesota 60, I want to voice my concern.
February 23, 2018 - 10:42pm