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'This isn't just our story': Northland family fights for bill that would tax Big Pharma in battle against opioid abuse
Sam Cook paddles into retirement: After 38 years as the Duluth News Tribune’s outdoors writer, Cook hangs up his notebook
Lancaster man dies in pickup crash
WHS grad heads to Nicaragua for service project
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Alexandria-based team accepted into new prep hockey league
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Sturgeon solutions: Biologists seek reasons for lack of fish’s reproduction on St. Louis River
SAM COOK: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
Lange’s Cafe ends 24-hour service after 62 years
Bingham Lake family business up for sale after 89 years
Record cold, snowstorms delay SD planting season
Minnesota gains 2,900 jobs in March
Michelle Rook joins AgweekTV as anchor
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January 20, 2018
AgweekTV: Show Goats
Goats are becoming more popular in the show world. In fact, the number of goats in the region is on the rise. We met up with one family is working...
January 20, 2018 - 8:30am
January 25, 2017
Local program helps pre-diabetic patients adopt healthy lifestyles
WORTHINGTON — A group of pre-diabetic women have not only seen improvements in their health during the past year, but have also assumed the...
January 25, 2017 - 9:43am
July 19, 2016
Your Money, Your Goals class offered
WORTHINGTON -- Jose Lamas, financial capability educator with the University of Minnesota Extension, is hosting a Your Money, Your Goals program from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Aug. 16 at the Farmer’s Room in the Nobles County Government Center, 315 10th St., Worthington. The free training...
July 19, 2016 - 9:22pm
May 10, 2016
Eyelash extension regulation passes with a wink
ST. PAUL — Minnesota state Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen's legislation passed, and by more than an eyelash. The Alexandria state senator, a burly...
May 10, 2016 - 2:34pm
April 25, 2016
Lyon County Extension receives grant for garden
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — Lyon County Extension and Outreach was recently awarded one of Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach’s Master Gardener grants with the primary focus of increasing access to healthy foods for families experiencing poverty. Throughout Iowa, 25 grants...
April 25, 2016 - 8:34pm
ISU Extension offers regional summer iCamps
PRIMGHAR, Iowa — Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach reminds parents to register their children for the upcoming summer youth iCamps. The summer iCamps are scheduled across northwest Iowa (O’Brien, Osceola, Sioux, Lyon and Clay counties) and are open to all youth....
April 25, 2016 - 8:33pm
November 27, 2015
Diabetes workshop set for Wednesday
WORTHINGTON — The University of Minnesota Extension SNAP-ED and Worthington YMCA will offer a workshop on the “I Can Prevent Diabetes” program from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Worthington Area YMCA, 1501 College Way. Mary Hesemann, a registered nurse and certified diabetes...
November 27, 2015 - 9:25pm
September 14, 2015
Council approves proposed tax levy: First step taken toward possible Grand Avenue extension
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council approved Monday a proposed tax levy for 2016 that would amount to a 6.79 percent increase over last year. Prior to the meeting, the Economic Development Authority voted to approve a $3,000 addition to the original budget proposal for...
September 14, 2015 - 10:04pm
May 21, 2015
Reading couple granted another extension to clean up property
WORTHINGTON — After granting two extensions already, the Nobles County Planning Commission on Wednesday night authorized an additional 60 days for a Reading couple to clean up their property, which is located within a residential neighborhood. August Froderman appeared before...
May 21, 2015 - 8:38pm
April 6, 2015
Domestic abuse program offered
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota Council on Family Relations (MCFR) and the University of Minnesota Extension will offer a presentation on the complexities of domestic abuse. The professional development opportunity is from 8 a.m. to noon May 1, and is open to all professionals and students...
April 6, 2015 - 8:42pm
March 3, 2015
County signs two union contracts
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday approved labor contracts with the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Council 65, representing the Nobles County Highway Department; and with Law Enforcement Labor Services Inc.
March 3, 2015 - 9:14pm
December 18, 2014
Reading homeowners given another extension to clean up site
WORTHINGTON — Nearly two months have passed since a Reading woman appeared before the Nobles County Planning Commission requesting permission to stockpile a large amount of wood on her family’s property — or at least have a grace period to get some of the material cleaned up. On...
December 18, 2014 - 8:40pm
December 9, 2014
Area farmers learning from cover crop plantings
OKABENA — Thursday’s Cover Crops Field Day in Okabena included a panel of Jackson County farmers Jerry Ackermann and Dave Christoffer, as well as Nobles County farmer Jerry Perkins. All three are considered pioneers in the area for incorporating cover crops on their fields and...
December 9, 2014 - 3:25pm
November 14, 2014
Archuleta: Tillage is destroying the soi
OKABENA — A handful of volunteers stood with containers of water in one hand and lumps of dirt in the other Thursday morning as nationally-known...
November 14, 2014 - 9:44pm
December 6, 2013
Extension's SNAP-Ed program facing cuts
WORTHINGTON — University of Minnesota Extension faculty and staff learned earlier this week that the federally funded SNAP-Ed (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program — Education) for low-income audiences will be restructured. It is still unclear what this means for the...
December 6, 2013 - 9:49pm