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Candidates file for area offices
Concerns raised on county, judicial ditches
South Dakota, Minnesota plan joint I-90 Operation
Woodbury man killed wife, then himself, police say
Man arrested after four pounds of meth delivered to Wadena home
Section 3A team boys tennis: Luverne makes state for seventh year in row
Section 3A softball: One game at a time works fine for E/SWC
Section 3AA softball: PA, MCW looking sharp
Prep baseball: Luverne rallies to beat MCC
Section 2A softball: MLA wins easily
Column: Election disaffection
Column: May is Older Americans Month
Letter: Postal customers help feed the hungry
Letter: Darwin has left an inglorious legacy
Column: Trump's lying is in a class by itself
Grace Mae Veen
Marie H. Swanson
Rita A. Fransen
Class of 2016: Campillo considers career as physician’s assistant
Column: Elizabeth Firth is Worthington's oldest 'resident'
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Column: What's in a name?
Looking Back: 1991 -- Windom schools, others testing soybean burger
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Luinenburg 90th birthday
Leckband 60th anniversary
Pederson 60th anniversary
Gravenhof 50th anniversary
Smith 50th anniversary
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May 24, 2016
Concerns raised on county, judicial ditches
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners addressed several concerns regarding county and judicial ditches during their Tuesday meeting, but much of the information presented will lead to further discussions and future public hearings. The first issue involves Nobles County Ditch...
3 hours 23 min ago
May 18, 2016
Cafe meeting with commissioners is Friday
WORTHINGTON — The latest meeting of “County Commissioners at Your Cafe” is scheduled for 9 a.m. Friday at the Worthington Hy-Vee Market Grille, 1235 Oxford St. Nobles County commissioners are hosting the meeting in communities in communities across the county in an effort to...
May 18, 2016 - 8:48pm
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
May 3, 2016
Public Works director reappointed to four-year term: County denies pay increase for Schnieder
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners reappointed Stephen Schnieder to another four-year term as the county’s public works director Tuesday, but voted to keep his salary at the same level instead of agreeing to the more than $9,000 annual pay increase Schnieder sought. Schnieder’s...
May 3, 2016 - 9:33pm
April 17, 2016
Nobles County Library (Worthington and Adrian Branch): Director Clint Wolthuizen
Q What are the primary responsibilities of the libraries? A To provide for the information needs of Nobles County residents. This means providing...
April 17, 2016 - 8:53pm
Nobles County Sheriff's Office: Sheriff Kent Wilkening
Q What are the primary responsibilities of the Sheriff’s Office? A The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office is committed to making Nobles County...
April 17, 2016 - 8:51pm
Keeping residents safe and secure: County government listens to residents, takes action
WORTHINGTON — From assessing properties to coordinating elections, keeping people safe to teaching volunteers how to respond to emergencies,...
April 17, 2016 - 8:48pm
April 14, 2016
To library or not to library: Commissioners consider putting a stop to armory plan
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County Commissioners gathered in a special work session Thursday to talk candidly about the future of the county’s arts center and historical society and — to an equal extent — the need for a new library. Though commissioners couldn’t take official action...
April 14, 2016 - 8:22pm
Making the grade: Nobles County schools meet with state officials to improve safety
WORTHINGTON — School safety remains a top priority and concern across the nation in light of both natural disasters and school shootings. In...
April 14, 2016 - 8:06pm
April 13, 2016
Rising market value: County officials explain increases
WORTHINGTON — Many property owners were shocked when they received a notice from the Nobles County Assessor’s Office informing them of increased...
April 13, 2016 - 5:26pm
April 5, 2016
New armory plans revealed: Pipestone County faces street deterioration problems
PIPESTONE — A National Guard official met Tuesday morning with the Pipestone County Board of Commissioners and revealed plans to build a new armory. In an effort to reduce long-term costs associated with operating an armory, Minnesota Army National Guard (MNARNG) recently decided...
April 5, 2016 - 9:43pm
County commissioners celebrate National County Government month: Community volunteers honored
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Board of Commissioners met in regular session Tuesday morning to meet with department heads and proclaim April as National County Government month in Nobles County. Nationwide, 3,069 counties provide services to more than 300 million Americans. This...
April 5, 2016 - 7:44pm
March 2, 2016
County considers permanent speed signs
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners Tuesday approved the purchase of eight permanent speed signs and two LED stop signs to improve safety in several communities and draw more attention to an intersection that has been the site of fatal crashes. Interactive speed signs will...
March 2, 2016 - 8:21am
February 29, 2016
Where are the local caucuses?
Nobles County GOP Leota Township Hall, located at 11505 110th St., Leota. DFL Worthington Middle School Cafeteria, 1401 Crailsheim Road, Worthington. Cottonwood County GOP Business Art and Recreation Center, 1012 5th Ave., Windom. DFL Jeffers Senior Center, 108 E Whited St., Jeffers....
February 29, 2016 - 7:31pm
February 24, 2016
United Way hits its target
WORTHINGTON — United Way of Nobles County has reached its 2016 fundraising goal of $165,000. Ryan McGaughey, president of the Nobles County chapter, said he was pleased to hear the news, adding that the organization’s goal was reached nearly five months earlier than in 2015. “This...
February 24, 2016 - 9:29pm