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Candidates plan ice cream social
Dayton wants Minnesotans to take clean water pledge
Minnesota State Fair celebrates Yellow Ribbon program for veterans
City planning for 2017 budget continues
Area prep volleyball roundup
Prep volleyball: Serving strong in win for H-BC
Girls tennis: Trojans show fight in loss
College volleyball: Lady Jays open season with new look
Prep football: Area football teams gear up for another season
Letter: Kiwanis projects are making an impact
Column: The cost of the EpiPen price increase
Column: Reforms and solutions to help First District farmers
Letter: Wake up and smell the drug companies
Letter: Either way, change coming in health insurance
Kenneth Linn Gaiser
Fern Rosezella Clauson
Lucille Margaret Poynter
Looking Back: 1991 -- New group home opening in Jackson County
Biking Bob: 78-year-old Hibma still doing plenty of pedaling
Column: A Nobles County cowboy made 1934 history
Column: Together 2016 a gathering to remember
Disheveled Theologian: Finding meaning in the motive
Out and About
Yungmann 80th birthday
Ringkob 45th anniversary
Bullerman 60th anniversary
Froderman 65th anniversary
Rutzen 65th anniversary
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Zimmer: It's 'possible' Bridgewater could be out for season
August 3, 2016
Ag lawmakers want special session, but not all optimistic
MORGAN, Minn. -- A special Minnesota legislative session is important for agriculture, farm country lawmakers say, but many are pessimistic one will happen. Their main concern is the future of a provision in a vetoed tax bill that would reduce property taxes on farmland that now goes...
August 3, 2016 - 9:06pm
July 31, 2016
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
WILLMAR -- When he works on the federal 2018 Farm Bill, U.S. Rep. Mike Conaway says he will be thinking about moms on food stamps and how changes in farm policy will affect their food costs. Conaway, R-Texas, chairman of the U.S. House Agriculture Committee, visited Minnesota late...
July 31, 2016 - 9:48pm
July 29, 2016
Gravenhofs are Nobles County’s Farm Family of the Year
WORTHINGTON -- From producing corn and soybeans to finishing hogs and raising cattle, farming has been a way of life for the Gravenhof family...
July 29, 2016 - 9:29pm
July 28, 2016
Baustian siblings take part in 4-H Swine Show at Rock County Fair
LUVERNE -- The Rock County fit the Baustian family to a “T’ on Thursday morning. Tanner, Trey, Trista and Tacey Baustian -- the children...
July 28, 2016 - 9:23pm
July 27, 2016
Jackson County Fair’s poultry barn is music to the ears of 4-H’ers
JACKSON -- A familiar sound returned to the Jackson County Fair this week -- and will be heard once again at fairs all across Minnesota. It’s...
July 27, 2016 - 12:18pm
July 19, 2016
Wheat harvest up, but prices down
STICKNEY, S.D. — Winter wheat yields have been good for Joel Wieczorek, a farmer in the Stickney area. Still, he’s just hoping to break even because of the low market price. Wieczorek has harvested the majority of his 370-acre winter wheat crop at around 70 or 80 bushels per...
July 19, 2016 - 9:25pm
July 12, 2016
Farm to Table event draws good crowd
July 12, 2016 - 9:35pm
Minnesota water buffer maps released
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota farmers may not need to install as many mandated buffer strips as originally thought, but it still will cost millions of dollars to comply with a new state law. After announcing Tuesday that a new map is available showing where buffers are required, Natural Resources...
July 12, 2016 - 5:05pm
July 7, 2016
Nobles, Rock county teens chosen as Minnesota 4-H Ambassadors
WORTHINGTON -- Two area teens have been chosen to serve as Minnesota 4-H Ambassadors during the coming year. Approximately 25 4-H youth leaders...
July 7, 2016 - 10:01pm
Pennings to host Breakfast on the Farm Saturday
WILMONT -- The Penning family of rural Wilmont will host the 2016 Nobles County Breakfast on the Farm from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. The event,...
July 7, 2016 - 7:52am
July 6, 2016
Landowners served by Judicial Ditch 12 discuss future of system
WORTHINGTON -- Several landowners served by Judicial Ditch 12 in Bloom Township appeared before Nobles County Commissioners Tuesday after a request...
July 6, 2016 - 10:05am
July 1, 2016
Nobles County 4-H’ers host Texans in Interstate Exchange
WORTHINGTON -- A group of Nobles County 4-H families and past and present King Turkey Day Race Team members are playing host to 4-H teens and adult chaperones this weekend from DeWitt County, Texas -- home to that other Turkey Capital of the World, Cuero. Nine youths and three chaperones...
July 1, 2016 - 9:42pm
Farm to Table event planned July 12
WORTHINGTON -- The Agribusiness Committee of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting its first-ever Farm to Table event July 12 in downtown Worthington July 12, in conjunction with that evening’s downtown farmer’s market. A fundraiser for the committee’s agriculture...
July 1, 2016 - 9:34pm
June 30, 2016
Buffers: County awaits final public water inventory maps
WORTHINGTON -- It seems there are still more questions than answers about Minnesota’s new buffer program, but Nobles County Soil and Water...
June 30, 2016 - 8:17am
June 29, 2016
Buffers: County awaits final public water inventory maps
WORTHINGTON -- It seems there are still more questions than answers about Minnesota’s new buffer program, but Nobles County Soil and Water Conservation District Manager John Shea anticipates more of the answers coming as early as next week. Shea recapped state progress toward implementation...
June 29, 2016 - 8:55pm