WORTHINGTON — Everybody knew Ernie Wellhausen. I think they did. If they did not, they are poorer for that fact. Ernie lived at Ocheyedan. Round Lake.
Worthington Daily Globe, 03/09/2013
All across the local region there is no question we can delight day by day in quite clean, pure air, even fresh air from the Arctic. There are no smokestacks looming on our horizons.
Worthington Daily Globe, 03/02/2013
WORTHINGTON — The beginning of Holy Week is one month away. Today is Feb. 23. Holy Week begins March 24. This came to mind as I was thinking about the Holy Week Chicken Thieves.
Worthington Daily Globe, 02/23/2013
WORTHINGTON — Residents of southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa do not make light of blizzards, nor do they mock stories from people who are overtaken by blizzards.
Worthington Daily Globe, 02/16/2013
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 zipper overshoes and a wool scarf around my neck.)
Worthington Daily Globe, 02/09/2013
Kruse Motors, K & S Motors change hands
WORTHINGTON — Kruse Motors and K & S Motors was purchased by the owner of Marthaler Chevrolet, Glenwood, and officially transferred ownership on Friday.
Worthington Daily Globe, 02/05/2013
WORTHINGTON — Macy’s department store in downtown St. Paul — St. Paul’s last downtown department store — has hired a liquidator. Macy’s will be emptied and closed forever by the time a new summer settles over Minnesota.
Worthington Daily Globe, 02/02/2013
WORTHINGTON — Do you recognize these lyrics —
“… Every night my honey lamb and I sit alone and talk and watch a hawk making lazy circles in the sky …”
The words are from “Oklahoma!” the Rodgers-Hammerstein musical that will be 70 years old in March.
Worthington Daily Globe, 01/26/2013
WORTHINGTON — January. Minnesota. Cold. Indoors.
It is a time for playing games.
I have a guessing game.
Worthington Daily Globe, 01/19/2013
WORTHINGTON — The surprising thing was that Pauline Phillips — Dear Abby — knew Worthington, and she knew the Worthington Daily Globe.
Worthington Daily Globe, 01/17/2013