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January 2, 2018
The time a ND governor was convicted of a felony, refused to leave office and declared martial law
Imagine for a moment that you’re Earle Sarles, adjutant general of the North Dakota National Guard, on July 17, 1934. The governor, William...
January 2, 2018 - 11:07am
December 13, 2017
Famous people you didn’t know had Minnesota ties
There have been a lot of Hollywood personalities who have either come from or lived in the state of Minnesota for a period of time, most notably...
December 13, 2017 - 2:30pm
September 22, 2017
Lake County Past: Sept. 22
1917 Jewelry and opticals
September 22, 2017 - 7:28am
June 5, 2013
Looking back -- 1988: Evensen hangs up city band baton
One year ago New "Welcome to Worthington" signs were in place at key city entry points, in advance of the annual Windsurfing Regatta weekend. Hagen Distributing donated all the products for the signs. A ribbon-cutting ceremony marked the grand opening of the new Intivity Center...
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
April 17, 2013
Looking Back: 1988 - Changes planned for Worthington's city parks
One year ago Two years and two months after taking the helm as Jackson city administrator, Pat Christopherson submitted his resignation to accept the role of county coordinator at Kanabec County. Worthington Memorial Gardens was under new ownership: Barb and Steve Bents purchased...
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
You are here!
Soon enough, people will be biking, running and walking along the Central Lakes Trail, which runs through the heart of Osakis. There are nice...
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
February 20, 2013
Worthington's N.A. Call, and a grisly tale from winter 1897
WORTHINGTON -- In 1897, Massachusetts newspaperman Herbert Haines decided to pursue a dream. He would head to Alaska's Klondike region with a team of fellow risk-takers and make a fortune in gold. He was following a siren song that would be the ruin of thousands. In an interview conducted...
February 20, 2013 - 12:00am
February 19, 2013
Letter: Crippen column inspires childhood memories
While reading Ray Crippen's Feb. 9 column, his mention of the tent show rang a bell. I grew up in Estherville and there was a tent show set up every year on some property north of the Rock Island railroad, probably on North Fourth or North Third Street. I'm not sure, but my memory...
February 19, 2013 - 12:00am
February 9, 2013
Column: Will spring be here soon? I'm ready for the circus
WORTHINGTON -- I am not the Minnesotan I used to be. I remember well when someone would report, "It's really cold," and I would think, "Well, I've got a good coat, I've got a good cap," and I would plunge into the cold feeling snug -- or smug. (This was in a time when I also wore...
February 9, 2013 - 12:00am
January 23, 2013
1963: 11 straight days of sub-zero temperatures
One year ago More than 50 high school students from across southwest Minnesota gathered in Jackson Saturday for the eighth annual Youth in Harmony workshop and concert. The event was coordinated by the Windom Area Chordhustlers. The metal Trojan statue disappeared from Worthington...
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am
January 17, 2013
'Abby' knew Worthington well
WORTHINGTON -- The surprising thing was that Pauline Phillips -- Dear Abby -- knew Worthington, and she knew the Worthington Daily Globe. Abby and her twin sister, Esther -- Ann Landers -- lived with their parents at Sioux City. Three or four times each year, the Phillips family...
January 17, 2013 - 10:04pm
October 12, 2012
Historical society leader turns new page in career
Rachel Barduson's career is history. On September 14, she officially retired from her position as executive director of the Douglas County...
October 12, 2012 - 12:00am
October 10, 2012
Looking Back: 1962 - Campbell's, employees' union reach deal
One year ago Nobles-Rock Community Health Services was notified last week that it was denied a delegation agreement for food, beverage and lodging licensing. Therefore, the Minnesota Department of Health, which denied the request, was stepping in to take over the service as of Friday. A...
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
October 5, 2012
Lake Carlos State Park celebrates history of lakes area
Join Lake Carlos State Park in celebrating the history of the area on Saturday, October 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The day will be filled with...
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am
September 22, 2012
Column: Plenty of salty times enjoyed over the years
WORTHINGTON -- I watch television. Nearly every day I see thin people clucking about people whose weight is higher than the medical charts recommend. The thin people use the O-word, which I think is unfair. With the beginning of the new school year, TV's focus has been on school...
September 22, 2012 - 12:00am