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Author Eskens to appear at libraries
Data breach at Twin Cities-based Catholic financial services provider affects nearly 130K accounts
Program on stars set for Thursday, Friday
College orchestra to perform at WHS concert
University of Minnesota medical school dean leaving for Iowa post
Here comes the Judge: Yankees back in ALCS after 8-1 rout of Astros
Prep volleyball: MCC wins intense 5-setter over Adrian
Monday volleyball roundup: W-WG dumps MLA in four
Cross country: MLA edges MCC/Fulda boys, Rebel girls edge Eagles; Gehl dominates in Red Rock Conference
Packers try to recover from loss of Rodgers
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
FIELDING QUESTIONS: Shrub with berries identified as nuisance species
More on winning the war on weeds
Letter: Long past time for council to move on theater
Column: District working hard to address facilities needs
Leland Elton Schmidt
Richard Joseph Hansen
Delwin James Roemer
Disheveled Theologian: Count it all joy!
Column: Through an era, this was one of year’s memorable day
Looking Back: 1992 -- Three retiring from Worthington post office
Disheveled Theologian: Reachout, and lessons of God's work
“Women Seeking God: CREATE” to take place Oct. 27-28 in Worthington
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Birth: Tobiah Loy
Wassenaar 50th anniversary
Jurgensen 60th anniversary
McNab 90th birthday
Data: Oct. 17, 2017
Nobles County Board of Commissioners Drainage Final Hearing
Data: Oct. 16, 2017
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September 12, 2016
Trump will stay on Minnesota ballots, court rules
ST. PAUL -- Republican Donald Trump will remain as an option for Minnesota voters, the state Supreme Court ruled on Monday. Wholly dismissing the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party’s petition to remove Trump from Minnesota ballots, the court said the time is too tight to strike...
September 12, 2016 - 9:09pm
September 9, 2016
DFL lawsuit to get Donald Trump off Minnesota ballot has little time, high climb
ST. PAUL -- In its lawsuit to get Republican Donald Trump removed from Minnesota ballots, the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party has a high mountain to climb and little time to do it. The DFL is asking the Minnesota Supreme Court to strip Trump’s name from ballots for the Nov. 8 election,...
September 9, 2016 - 9:20pm
May 17, 2016
Speak for yourself: Filing period begins today for state, county and certain city races
WORTHINGTON — Do you dream of making a difference in your community? Do you think you can help put an end to party gridlock at the state capitol? Are you willing to be the voice for your neighbors, your city and your county? Perhaps then, you’d like to consider filing for public...
May 17, 2016 - 9:56am
March 29, 2016
In-person absentee vote examined
ST. PAUL — Legislation would allow local governments to host in-person absentee voting seven days before an election, with Minnesotans placing votes in a ballot box instead of going through a more complex application process that now is required. The bill by Rep. Denny McNamara,...
March 29, 2016 - 9:38pm
November 4, 2015
Luverne, Mountain Lake also pass school referendums
LUVERNE — After all the results were tabulated, four of the five area schools seeking voter approval for new operating referendums won at the ballot box. Luverne School District 2184 voters passed a 10-year, $0 increase operating levy of $763 per pupil by a wide margin, with...
November 4, 2015 - 9:04pm
November 2, 2015
Preparing for election day
WORTHINGTON — Though it’s not a major election year, important items that will affect local school districts will appear on ballots Tuesday. Many schools in southwest Minnesota are renewing their general operating referendums. These funds help pay for school programing, teacher’s...
November 2, 2015 - 8:37am
October 26, 2015
Medical marijuana supporters to submit petition Tuesday for ballot measure
BISMARCK — The chairman of a group that wants to legalize medical marijuana in North Dakota said they will submit a petition Tuesday to the Secretary of State’s Office for approval so they can start gathering signatures to try to put the measure to voters next year. Rilie Ray...
October 26, 2015 - 10:40pm
November 5, 2014
Osceola County says ‘no’ to board reduction
SIBLEY, Iowa — While the races in Osceola County were uncontested, one public measure on the ballot has created a divide amongst voters. A petition presented to the board of supervisors in August by Ed Jones of May City led to the question of reducing the Osceola County Board...
November 5, 2014 - 1:38am
October 22, 2014
Keep the county cops?
WILMONT — Wilmont residents will see an interesting question on their ballot Nov. 4. They will have the opportunity to choose whether or not they would like to continue services with the Nobles County Sheriff’s Office; the office currently designates a minimum of four hours...
October 22, 2014 - 8:19pm
September 18, 2014
Absentee author attends Red Lake satellite site
RED LAKE — “Biinjwebinigedaa” didn’t exactly roll off Rep. Steve Simon’s tongue Thursday afternoon, but that was exactly why he was in Red Lake. Simon, DFL-Hopkins, traveled to the Red Lake Indian Reservation to meet with the Red Lake Political Education Committee and view...
September 18, 2014 - 8:08pm
July 10, 2014
Absentee ballot requests now taken online
WORTHINGTON — In an effort to increase voter accessibility, the Minnesota Secretary of State’s office has unveiled a new online program to encourage absentee voting. Late last month, the mnvotes.org website launched the “Request Absentee Ballot” tool for individuals to...
July 10, 2014 - 8:27pm
June 3, 2014
Library issue pulled from ballot
WORTHINGTON — In unanimous agreement Tuesday morning, Nobles County commissioners voted to ask the city of Worthington not to include a referendum on November’s ballot seeking the public’s support to use Worthington’s former pool site for potential development of a new public...
June 3, 2014 - 9:04pm
June 1, 2014
MN Republicans go with McFadden for Senate
ROCHESTER — The Republican U.S. Senate endorsement came down to money vs. party tradition. Mike McFadden, the moneyed candidate, won. Candidate Chris Dahlberg had about $40,000 in his campaign bank account and led through the first eight state convention ballots. McFadden, who...
June 1, 2014 - 9:58pm
April 10, 2014
Council approves ballot question
WORTHINGTON — Voters will get to decide in November if the former outdoor swimming pool site could be used for a library. During a special meeting Thursday morning, the Worthington City Council approved the ballot question to allow that site to be transferred to Nobles County...
April 10, 2014 - 9:20pm
February 16, 2014
Familiar names to appear on 2014 ballot
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County residents will see a pair of familiar names on the 2014 ballot in November. County Attorney Kathy Kusz has announced her candidacy as county attorney, and Nobles County Sheriff Kent Wilkening is once again running for sheriff. Kusz was appointed as...
February 16, 2014 - 8:32pm