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October 24, 2013
Halloween Trail is Saturday night
WORTHINGTON — Families are invited to dress up and attend Pioneer Village’s Halloween Trail event, scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday. The trail will be illuminated by lighted pumpkins, historical buildings will be open and candy distributed by Worthington High School Honor...
October 24, 2013 - 11:56pm
October 23, 2013
State Patrol plans upped enforcement
MARSHALL — Fatal and injury crashes are increasing and the trajectory is continuing, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. In an effort to reverse the trend, the agency is implementing enhanced enforcement plans in each of 11 State Patrol Districts statewide now through December. In...
October 23, 2013 - 11:12pm
Worthington FFA chapter selling fruit
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington FFA Chapter is in the midst of its annual fruit sale and will take orders until Nov. 6. To order, contact an FFA member or call the Ag Office, 727-1152.
October 23, 2013 - 11:10pm
October 21, 2013
Scout for Food surpasses goal
WORTHINGTON — During last weekend’s Scouting for Food drive, local Boy Scout and Cub Scout members collected 1,630 pounds of food and two bags of eyeglasses in Worthington and Brewster. “My goal was 1,000 pounds, so I was on Cloud 9 when I got the numbers back from the food...
October 21, 2013 - 10:36pm
October 20, 2013
Self-care program offered by SWCC
WORTHINGTON — The Southwest Crisis Center is hosting a self-care group, “Healing the Soul: Getting Past the Past” at Tranquility Women’s massage, 920 Third Ave. This group is open to all survivors of domestic and sexual violence, whether experienced as an adult or a child....
October 20, 2013 - 9:45pm
October 17, 2013
Sheldon robbery suspect in custody
SHELDON, Iowa — A Sheldon man is in the O’Brien County Jail as a result of a robbery investigation. The robbery occurred during the evening hours of Oct. 11 in Sheldon’s Hills Park. The victim reported that a male subject pointed a gun at his head, displayed a knife and demanded...
October 17, 2013 - 11:18pm
October 15, 2013
Library hosting Zombie party
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Library, 407 12th Street, is hosting a Halloween Zombie Land Party Thursday and Friday. The party is for kids in kindergarten through eighth grade. There are multiple times to attend Thursday and Friday. On Thursday: 9:30 to 11 a.m., noon...
October 15, 2013 - 10:27pm
October 13, 2013
Business briefs: Monday, Oct. 14, 2013
Marco Inc. purchases hosted/cloud services business WORTHINGTON — Marco Inc. has announced the purchase of the hosted/cloud services business of Twin Cities-based InCompass IT. “This offering of hosted applications and infrastructure augments our well-established Managed...
October 13, 2013 - 11:26pm
October 10, 2013
Benefit for Heron Lake couple set
FULDA — A benefit for Lance and Leah Baumann of Heron Lake will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday ay the Fulda Community/Legion Hall. On July 29, while playing softball, Lance Baumann suffered a seizure. After being transported by ambulance to Worthington and then transferred...
October 10, 2013 - 10:45pm
October 9, 2013
NCIC resource fair is Monday
WORTHINGTON —Minnesota West Community and Technical College Culture Corner, in partnership with the Southwest Crisis Center and the Nobles County Integration Collaborative, will host an information and resource fair from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday in the Commons on the Worthington campus....
October 9, 2013 - 10:40pm
October 8, 2013
Scouting for Food drive coming up
WORTHINGTON — Local Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts will participate in the upcoming Scouting for Food drive to benefit the local food shelves. The Scouts will distribute collection bags to households on Saturday and pick them up Oct. 19. People are asked to put non-perishable food items...
October 8, 2013 - 10:36pm
October 7, 2013
Flag expert to visit Pipestone
PIPESTONE —Maurice Bickford, who studies and collects information about flags, will be the presenter at the Pipestone County Museum’s next Brown Bag Lunch scheduled for noon Oct. 17. Part of Bickford’s flag collections is currently on display at the museum as this quarter’s...
October 7, 2013 - 11:16pm
MW ‘Star party’ is Friday night
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota West Community and Technical College will host a fall star party from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday near the softball diamonds. Parking is available on the south side of campus off of Lexington drive. The public is invited to use telescopes that will be set up...
October 7, 2013 - 11:15pm
Class for cancer patients offered
WORTHINGTON — Sanford Worthington Medical Center will offer a nutrition class for cancer patients at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 16 in the telemedicine room at the hospital. Conducted by a registered dietitian, the free class will help patients maintain nutrition during treatment and develop...
October 7, 2013 - 11:14pm
October 6, 2013
Business briefs: Monday, Oct. 6, 2013
Iowa Rock n’ Roll Music Association hires executive director ARNOLDS PARK, Iowa — The Iowa Rock n’ Roll Music Association (IRRMA) has announced the hiring of Jenna Hardy Pedersen as its new executive director. Pedersen has a bachelor’s degree in music from Berklee College...
October 6, 2013 - 9:22pm