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'A Brush with Kindness': Habitat for Humanity begins home repair program
Safety first as schools open; WMS crosswalk 'greatly improved'
WPD: Lock your cars
Lake Park offers residents a treasure hunt
Branstad to visit region on Sunday
Prep girls soccer: Worthington plays well in opener
Cross country: HL-O's Edwards, Knutson win in Jackson
Prep volleyball: Pipestone Area wins, Luverne loses in season openers
College football: Minnesota West to open on the road
Scott Rall: Get ready for a new Labor Day tradition
Letter: A hurt and angry mom
Column: New district teachers get support
Column: A legacy in question
Letter: Senior Day at fair was appreciated
Letter: MNsure - A step forward for rural Minnesotans
Marilyn Kay Taarud
Floyd H. Buntjer
Celestine "Sally" Sieve Maiers
Richard "Dick" J. Clarke
Feats of strength: Jacob Dagel trains for Strongman competition
Column: Listen up, kids (especially if you're hungry)
Column: A new friend can be an answer to prayer
Religion briefs: Aug. 21
1939: Chautauqua pavilion to be razed
Out and About
Westman 109th birthday
Birth: Aug. 23, 2014
Wolff 90th birthday
Niessink 50th anniversary
Notice of Public Hearing of Okabena-Ocheda Watershed Budget
Data: Aug. 23, 2014
Notice of Foreclosure Postponement
Summary of School Board Meeting
Summary of School Board Meeting
August 11, 2012
VIDEO: The Nobles County Fair is under way (with photo gallery)
The Nobles County Fair is underway at the fairgrounds in Worthington. Watch a video and see photos from the first two days of fair activities.
August 11, 2012 - 12:00am
July 15, 2011
Unique tractors get brothers trips to Iowa State Fair
SIBLEY, Iowa -- Three years ago, brothers Michael and Brandon Dau of Melvin, Iowa, joined 4-H because they were bored and wanted something to...
July 15, 2011 - 9:41pm
July 8, 2011
4-H Interstate Exchange brings Missouri youths to Nobles County
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County 4-H'ers are hoping to give a group of St. Charles County, Mo., youths a good impression of the "Minnesota Nice"...
July 8, 2011 - 9:52pm
April 19, 2011
Letter: Support 4-H and April 30 auction event
The Elk Tip Toppers 4-H Club is a strong and growing youth group in Nobles County and has been part of our community for over 75 years. With 28 families and 50 4-H members from Adrian, Fulda, Wilmont, Reading, Rushmore, Lismore, Worthington and Brewster, 4-H is building strong youths...
opinion / letters
April 19, 2011 - 12:00am
February 21, 2011
Slayton man wins state award with 4-H volunteerism
SLAYTON -- Dennis Opdahl of Slayton was honored with the state's 2011 Outstanding Lifetime Volunteer award during the Minnesota 4-H Adult Volunteer Association (M4-HAVA) annual forum Saturday night in Willmar. Opdahl, who was presented a wooden plaque, will now have his name submitted...
February 21, 2011 - 10:00pm
March 9, 2010
Helping 4-H could hurt the program
ST. PAUL -- A state senator's bill designed to help fund a 4-H program in one county could end up hurting 4-H programs statewide, a fellow senator and a county fair representative warn. Sen. Kathy Saltzman's bill to provide new ways to fund 4-H programs passed out of its first committee...
news / politics
March 9, 2010 - 11:33am
December 3, 2009
Dedicated volunteer: Engelkes honored for 35 years as 4-H leader
RUSHMORE -- During the Nobles County 4-H Achievement Banquet Saturday night in Worthington, Arla Engelkes was presented the Sapphire Clover -- an honor bestowed on those who have served 35 years of adult leadership in the 4-H program. Engelkes is the first Nobles County 4-H volunteer...
December 3, 2009 - 12:00am
November 20, 2009
Rock County 4-H presents awards during annual banquet
LUVERNE -- "CSI: Uncovering the Possibilities of 4-H" was the theme for the 2009 Rock County 4-H awards & recognition night Nov. 14. Nearly 160 4-H members, parents, leaders and sponsors attended. The Rock County 4-H Ambassadors hosted the program, and were recognized for being "on-call"...
education / news
November 20, 2009 - 3:38pm
February 11, 2009
Nobles County 4-H fundraiser continues
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County 4-H'ers are now selling MinnTex Fruit, Puffins, AMPI cheese and more for their annual fundraiser. Orders will be accepted through Feb. 17. Money raised is used for programming and events, and helps pay for members to attend camp and state fair. If you...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
June 25, 2008
Brief: Jackson County 4-H offers Day Camps
JACKSON -- The University of Minnesota Extension Office and 4-H Program of Jackson County are offering four Day Camps this summer. A Captain Clover's Pirate Adventure will be from noon to 5 p.m. July 1, at the North City Park in Lakefield (Immanuel Activity Center, Lakefield, in...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am