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Court-ordered mediation between Dayton, Legislature falls apart
Russian hackers targeted Minnesota's elections website
Twin Cities homeowner fights off intruder using his rifle
Lightning punches hole in roof, causes fire at Wis. assisted living residence
The future of the state's rural economy is already here, and it looks a lot like southwest Minnesota
College volleyball: Minnesota West sweeps Riverland
Timberwolves' 18-day pre-season trip could help new group bond
Wiggins has no doubt he'll re-sign with Timberwolves
Vikings' receiver Wright just happy to be playing
VIKINGS: Injured Bradford to miss Sunday's game, will meet with orthopedic specialist
Column: District’s 518 VIBE remains positive
Column: Tackling workplace shortage on multiple fronts
Letter: Time for GOP to heed Smith's creed
Letter: High school juniors should consider page program
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Polly Anna Van Der Linden
Marjorie Ann Leen
Rick "Ricky" Twait
Column: That would have been one great summer season
Looking Back: 1992 -- Wellstone was speaker at King Turkey Day
KTD speaker: Start noticing people
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
Column: Sunday afternoon outing sufficient for true world wonder
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Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
Wallace 80th birthday
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June 18, 2017
Lessons from the 2012 flood: Five years later, is Northland better prepared for next natural disaster?
DULUTH — Monday, June 19, marks the fifth anniversary of the 2012 flood that dumped 7.5 to 10 inches of rain on top of the Northland's...
June 18, 2017 - 8:09pm
March 24, 2017
Harberts to oversee county’s drainage, ditch systems
WORTHINGTON — When Nobles County commissioners decided to create a new position to deal with drainage issues ranging from county tile and ditch...
March 24, 2017 - 9:07pm
January 3, 2017
Renville County wants state funding before taking on buffer law enforcement
OLIVIA, Minn. – The Renville County Board of Commissioners will be watching the Legislature to see whether counties will be reimbursed for enforcing the state’s new buffer law before the county agrees to take on that responsibility.
January 3, 2017 - 9:08pm
March 22, 2016
Muddied waters bring questions for county drainage attorney
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County’s legal counsel on drainage issues will be asked to weigh in on a concern involving livestock causing damage to a judicial ditch, Nobles County commissioners decided Tuesday. Public Works Director Stephen Schnieder raised the issue because a ditch system...
March 22, 2016 - 9:14pm
July 21, 2015
Possible impact of new EPA rules discussed at supervisors meeting
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Board of Supervisors met Tuesday morning to canvass the results of the Ocheyedan special election and meet with Iowa Drainage Association Executive Director John Torbert for his annual visit of members. Torbert opened by discussing what the...
July 21, 2015 - 8:15pm
January 28, 2015
Drainage improvements needed on Silver Lake
HARRIS, Iowa — A joint meeting of the Dickinson and Osceola County Boards of Supervisors to discuss the future of Joint Drainage District No.1 was hosted Wednesday morning in Harris. With illness keeping all but one member of the Dickinson County Board from attending, the lack of...
January 28, 2015 - 8:02pm
August 19, 2014
Drainage Authority grants request for new outlet into Judicial Ditch 76
WORTHINGTON — Alba Grain Inc. of rural Brewster will be allowed to drain 82 acres of land into Judicial Ditch 76 and will finally be assessed for an additional 122 acres of land that hasn’t paid into the ditch authority since the ditch was established about 100 years ago. During...
August 19, 2014 - 7:55pm
February 12, 2014
County board has work session
WORTHINGTON — The new county assessor and updates on drainage and road projects were all hot topics at Wednesday’s Nobles County Board work...
February 12, 2014 - 9:48pm
August 29, 2013
New tiling technique stores water, nutrients in soil
LUVERNE -- Farmers across the country use nitrogen and phosphorus to build nutrient-rich soil to maximize crop yields, but those same nutrients...
August 29, 2013 - 9:46pm
July 9, 2013
Drainage issue unresolved
WORTHINGTON -- The Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District may find itself in a legal battle over what it considers to be a violation of watershed rules in Sections 8 and 9 of Indian Lake Township. It was little more than a month ago when the OOWD notified landowner Kenneth Meyerdirk that...
July 9, 2013 - 10:27pm
February 26, 2010
Drainage project yields less-than-stellar results
WORTHINGTON -- A two-year study conducted in northern Nobles County that tested a drainage water management (DWM), or controlled drainage, system showed little impact on yield, while nitrogen losses were considerably less than on land with conventional tile drainage. Jeff Strock,...
February 26, 2010 - 12:00am