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February 12, 2018
Old news rich in history
FARGO—Lined with dusty filing cabinets full of yellowed newspaper clippings and old books, the little room on the west side of the Forum...
February 12, 2018 - 8:00am
February 5, 2018
Retracing their steps: Concordia professor recreates Norwegian ancestors' 66-mile trek to homestead for photo project
MOORHEAD, Minn.—Chris Mortenson's great-great-grandparents came to South Dakota from Norway in 1882 in search of better economic opportunity....
February 5, 2018 - 9:58pm
February 3, 2018
Treasure trove of Forest Lake, Minn. photos found in North Dakota
STILLWATER, Minn.—When a plastic Rubbermaid garbage can and a cardboard box full of unidentified black-and-white photos were dropped off...
February 3, 2018 - 7:16pm
January 26, 2018
In handwritten letter, former ND man allegedly claims 3 Alcatraz prisoners 'barely' survived 1962 escape - and that he's one of them
The questions have stymied law enforcement agencies, haunted family members and intrigued the public for more than half a century. Did the three...
January 26, 2018 - 1:56pm
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