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Looking Back: 1964 – Open house at new YMCA pool

April 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

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A recently completed study showed the need for more housing in Worthington, with as many as 250 to 260 housing units being necessary.

Adrian High School senior Nick Lorang won the state Class A speech championship in the Great Spee…continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 1989 – Luverne wins veterans home approval

April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

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Minnesota West President Richard Shrubb was a finalist for the presidency of Johnson County Community College in Kansas.

The Okabena Club, an area women’s group, celebrated its 100th birthday with a get-together.

The annual Bi…continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 1989 – Luverne wins veterans home approval

April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

One year ago

Minnesota West President Richard Shrubb was a finalist for the presidency of Johnson County Community College in Kansas.

The Okabena Club, an area women’s group, celebrated its 100th birthday with a get-together.

The annual Bi…continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 1964 – Swimming classes begin at new YMCA pool

April 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

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A $2,500 State Farm grant allowed Worthington High School juniors and seniors to experience the effects of texting while driving and drunk driving via an Arrive Alive driving simulator.

District 518 was in the process of purchasing…continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 2004 – Pawlenty welcomes biodiesel refinery

March 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

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A group of German citizens from Potsdam, Germany, were visiting their sister-city of Sioux Falls, S.D., and spent part of a day exploring 19th century prairie life at Pioneer Village in Worthington.

While Nobles County had the high…continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 1964- Rural Adrian man survives ‘one in a million’ crash

February 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

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An internal investigation was under way at the Luverne Veterans Home, although the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs was offering little explanation about it. Assistant Administrator Craig Barsness began serving as interim admi…continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 1964- Rural Adrian man survives ‘one in a million’ crash

February 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

One year ago

An internal investigation was under way at the Luverne Veterans Home, although the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs was offering little explanation about it. Assistant Administrator Craig Barsness began serving as interim admi…continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 2004 – Ground broken on new Windom funeral home building

February 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

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The Worthington High School Knowledge Bowl team was primed for action at the upcoming sub-region meet. The 23 team members were coached by Pat Rolfes.

Zach Ploeger, a senior trumpeter from Pipestone, was selected to perform in the …continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 2004- Slayton’s Buesgens honored at state level for volunteerism

February 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

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The first event at the new Worthington Event Center was scheduled for May 18.

Rachel Cheadle, Fulda, and Maxwell Whitehead, Murray County Central, were recently named the female and male recipients, respectively, of the Region 3A T…continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 2009 – Real Estate Retrievers opens in Worthington

February 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

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Larry Ruesch, Worthington, was honored by the Boy Scouts Troop 134 for his 18 years of service to the local organization.

After years of declining enrollment and subsequent financial difficulties, the Round Lake-Brewster School Dis…continue reading on dglobe.com