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Lawmakers strongly deny police report of 'making out': Both say description of encounter in park is false
Target cuts another 235 Twin Cities jobs
Planning commission will not revisit Stower Drive zoning
Crash near Heron Lake
UND administrator arrested in Minnesota on prostitution charges
Prep volleyball: Worthington grits out win over Fulda
Prep volleyball: Jackson County Central comes together for win
Prep volleyball: Tracy-Milroy-Balaton ousts Windom Area; Southwest Christian sweeps Luverne
Iowa prep volleyball: Harris-Lake Park splits; Sheldon goes 1-2
Prep girls soccer: Worthington falls in last-second heartbreaker
Column: Alaska's Mount McKinley is conservatives' newest molehill
Letter: What can we do to control lake algae?
Column: Jeb Bush's foot-in-mouth problem
Column: Trump, Ramos meant for each other
Letter: Union strong? JBS employee thinks not
Leo Henry Baumgard
Vernice E. Ward
Thomas B. Cobb
Merlyn "Moe" Schubert
Column: A change of view
Looking Back: 2005 -- Area comes to aid in aftermath of Katrina
Column: Worthington's women helped build our economy
Religion briefs: Aug. 27
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Chapa 55th anniversary
Jacobsen 60th anniversary
Rutzen 85th birthday
Fiola 100th birthday
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Motion granted: Venue of Fraga trial moved to Lyon County
July 1, 2015
Dayton uses second chance to hike commissioner pay
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislators gave Gov. Mark Dayton one day to raise his commissioners’ pay and, to no one’s surprise, he did that today. Dayton is giving an average $20,000 raise to his commissioners, and overall raises are similar to the $800,000 he awarded them in January,...
July 1, 2015 - 8:43pm
May 5, 2015
David Benson receives U of M Outstanding Community Partner Service Award
ST. PAUL — Former Nobles County Commissioner David Benson was recently awarded the University of Minnesota Outstanding Community Partner Service...
May 5, 2015 - 9:00pm
April 9, 2015
Managing mental health: Jesson visits Worthington to discuss Dayton’s proposed budget
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota Human Services Commissioner Lucinda Jesson met with mental health providers who work together for the southwestern...
April 9, 2015 - 11:24am
April 6, 2015
Data: April 6, 2015
Corrections In Saturday’s Daily Globe, it was reported the Department of Human Services Commissioner has not visited Worthington in over 34 years. Commissioner Lucinda Jesson has visited Worthington several times. No DHS Commissioner had the visited Southwestern Mental Health Center...
April 6, 2015 - 8:43pm
October 28, 2014
Two vie for Murray County District 4 commissioner seat
Editor’s note: The following are written responses to questions posed to the candidates; they are published in the form they are received and not edited. Office sought: Murray County Commissioner District 4 Occupation: I am a freelance alternative energy (wind, solar, hydro)...
October 28, 2014 - 7:48pm
Two vie for District 2 seat on Pipestone County Board of Commissioners
Editor’s note: The following are written responses to questions posed to the candidates; they are published in the form they are received and not edited. Robert Bell Office sought: Pipestone County Commissioner, District 2 Occupation: Retired/Owner-Operator of independent...
October 28, 2014 - 7:32pm
August 21, 2014
State launches pollinator education effort
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson promises to plant more flowers. It is part of a new program his department launched Thursday at the State Fair to encourage Minnesotans to provide good homes to bees, wasps, butterflies and other insects that pollinate...
August 21, 2014 - 8:23pm
April 4, 2013
Commissioners eye future work
WORTHINGTON --Nobles County Administrator Tom Johnson and all five county commissioners met for more than four hours Thursday in a retreat aimed at identifying goals for the future and building relationships with each other and county staff. The scheduled retreat was the first since...
April 4, 2013 - 10:30pm
April 2, 2013
Public works to public library? Board considers transforming building
WORTHINGTON -- In the continued search for a new site for the Worthington branch of the Nobles County Library, county administrator Tom Johnson...
April 2, 2013 - 9:48pm
February 19, 2013
County to provide EM director with vehicle
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday approved a request from Emergency Management Director Joyce Jacobs to use a county-provided vehicle for emergency response. Jacobs would drive the vehicle to and from work each day, as well as for trainings and emergency response....
February 19, 2013 - 10:40pm
Library grant plan dropped
WORTHINGTON -- Just two weeks after authorizing staff to apply for a $500,000 Minnesota Department of Education grant for construction of a new library, Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday learned it may not be the best thing to pursue at this time with uncertainties about the...
February 19, 2013 - 10:37pm
Housing commissioner talks options
WORTHINGTON -- In a public forum Wednesday, Minnesota Housing Commissioner Mary Tingerthal said the local housing problem can't be solved all...
December 19, 2012 - 10:11pm
August 17, 2012
Widboom to face Benson in Nobles County District 3 Commissioner election
WORTHINGTON - Matthew Widboom's name was drawn from a hat in a 10 a.m. meeting of the Canvassing Board Friday to break a tie in the District 3 Nobles County Commissioner race. Widboom will now face incumbent David Benson, who earned his spot on the ballot for November's election...
August 17, 2012 - 10:14am
August 15, 2012
Vickerman ousted in Murray County
Six contested county commissioner primaries took place Tuesday in southwest Minnesota outside of Nobles County, with at least one race offering an upset of sorts. Kevin Vickerman, a two-term Murray County commissioner, placed third in the four-man District 1 race, ensuring he will...
August 15, 2012 - 12:24am
County Commissioner Candidates Forum is Tuesday night
WORTHINGTON -- A Candidate's Forum featuring those vying for a Nobles County Commissioner seat will begin at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Worthington High School Cafeteria. Candidates from all five commissioner districts will be on hand to make introductory statements about themselves...
July 15, 2012 - 8:22pm