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Brewster woman awarded for saving lives

December 8, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Nobles County Sheriff Kent Wilkening (left) nominated Jami Cummings of Brewster for the Minnesota Sheriff’s Association (MSA) Live Saving Award after she saved two people from drowning in Lake Okabena in August. On Monday, Cummings (center) received her award during the MSA Winter Conference in Alexandria. To her right is MSA president Bill Bargquist, Clay County Sheriff. Continue Reading

Obama says he will work to improve veterans’ lives

August 30, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

MINNEAPOLIS President Barack Obama told thousands of American Legion members what many hoped to hear Tuesday as he pledged to improve their health care and fight unemployment and homelessness among veterans.
“As today’s wars end, as our troops come home, we’re reminded once more of our responsibilities to all who have served,” he said during the Legion’s national convention in Minneapolis. Continue Reading