Worthington In The News

Another collection of Google Alerts, finely pruned to remove the boring stuff: Chrysler elimination proposal: http://internetrush.blogspot.com/2009/05/chrysler-minnesota-car-dealerships.html http://isanti-chisagocountystar.com/read/detail/44252.html Minnesota Chamber president refers to Swift: http://www.bemidjipioneer.com/event/article/id/24038/ MPR links Reprint: http://minnesota.publicradio.org/collections/special/columns/news_cut/archive/2009/05/five_at_8_may_21_2009.shtml Blog post about Brett Favre written by guy who grew up in Worthington: http://chainlink-chainoflakesncd.blogspot.com/2009/05/brett-favre.html Wind Energy Services opening new office: http://www.nawindpower.com/naw/e107_plugins/content/content_lt.php?content.3980 A biodiesel editorial we didn’t write,…
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New Blogs!

We have added two blogs to our Daily Globe blogging network: Lagniappe and Tales from the Chief. Lagniappe is written by Beth Rickers, our features editor. The title comes from a Cajun word Beth’s mother, Dorthy Rickers, used to use, which means "A little something extra." The blog already includes recipes for gingersnaps and veggie-cheese…
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Not That Romantic, If You Think About It

In the tradition of silly blog lists, I’ve been thinking of a few things that really aren’t that romantic, when you think about them. Flowers. Yes, giving someone a bunch of severed plant reproductive organs sends a message, but is it really the message you want to send? Candy. For women already struggling with their…
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New Blog For The Globe!

And our final Daily Globe blog for now is Dirty Laundry, a blog about crime and parenting in southwest Minnesota. It’s written by our wonderful crime reporter, Justine Wettschreck. There’s already a few things up there, so go have a look and bookmark it if you like it! She’ll be writing about some of the…
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Critiquing A Blog

I found this list of Top 10 Worst Types of Blog Post a while back, bookmarked it and then forgot about it. I have to say, I’m guilty of at least a few of these. But I don’t do #8, or #7. Hopefully not #5 either. Definitely not #3. And hey, I like #1. I…
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