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Letter: Pioneer Village
Letter: Local government entities should live within their means
Nellie Van Santen
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First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
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April 24, 2016
On the horizon: Worthington officials talk extending sales tax to fund new projects
WORTHINGTON — City officials hope to extend a sales tax — which is close to its expiration — to raise funds for future projects that will...
April 24, 2016 - 8:54pm
January 11, 2016
WREDC, JBS establish rental housing fund
WORTHINGTON — Worthington Regional and Economic Development Corp. and JBS announced Monday the creation of the WREDC Rental Housing Challenge Fund. The fund was created to encourage building new multi-unit market rate rental properties. JBS seeded the fund with a $50,000 donation...
January 11, 2016 - 8:46pm
December 15, 2015
LCCMR seeks proposals for $50 million in project funding
ST. PAUL — The Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources (LCCMR) has issued its 2017 Request for Proposal (RFP) for funding from Minnesota’s Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund beginning July 1, 2017. The Trust Fund represents the money that, since its inception...
December 15, 2015 - 3:39pm
November 18, 2015
Fund set up to help Korthals family with medical expenses
WORTHINGTON — It’s been more than a year since Brian Korthals had to walk away from his post as photographer for the Daily Globe. His battle...
November 18, 2015 - 8:07am
September 9, 2014
No special session expected for disaster
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s new disaster fund may be enough to reimburse local governments for early-summer flood-fighting costs until legislators return to work Jan. 6. That is the gist of a Tuesday memorandum from the state finance commissioner and emergency management director. The...
September 9, 2014 - 8:16pm
June 18, 2012
Leukemia diagnosis leads family to fund raise
WORTHINGTON -- Heidi Heckenlaible has never attended a Relay for Life event, but this year she will not only be there surrounded by her family...
June 18, 2012 - 9:03pm
December 15, 2011
City mulls fund options
WORTHINGTON -- With more than $9.5 million in undesignated money remaining in the legacy fund established with the 2008 sale of Worthington Regional Hospital, the Worthington City Council met in special session Wednesday morning to re-evaluate how the money has been earmarked and...
December 15, 2011 - 8:43pm
November 20, 2011
Federated members help fund local projects with Operation Round Up
JACKSON -- The Federated Rural Electric Trust, Jackson, recognized 17 local organizations receiving $9,904 through Operation Round Up Nov. 10. These donations occur due to monthly contributions by Federated members. Seventeen organizations received money in this 34th round of f...
November 20, 2011 - 7:45pm
October 13, 2011
Inaugural breast health fund walk to take place in Windom
WINDOM -- Approximately 300 people are planning to make a difference one step at a time in Windom on Saturday, and the organizers of the Breast Health Fund Walk are looking for even more participants. The idea for a breast health fund came to Tyann Marcy after she realized the Windom...
October 13, 2011 - 7:09pm
May 22, 2011
Projects still reap benefits of E.O. Olson Trust Fund
WORTHINGTON -- Standing along a berm just a mile or so north of Worthington, one can hear the tall grasses blowing in the breeze, water flowing...
May 22, 2011 - 5:41pm
May 10, 2011
Operations Committee discusses fund use for District 518
WORTHINGTON -- The Operations Committee decided Tuesday it will recommend upgrading facilities and purchasing new resources for District 518 at the May 17 Board of Education meeting. The committee considered a new gym floor at Worthington High School, a revamped parking lot for Prairie...
May 10, 2011 - 9:35pm
April 17, 2011
Federated members help fund local projects
JACKSON -- The Federated Rural Electric Trust, Jackson, recognized local organizations receiving $20,643 through Operation Round Up. These donations occur due to monthly contributions by participating Federated members. Twenty-six organizations received money in this 33rd round of...
April 17, 2011 - 8:26pm
February 25, 2011
Housing fund money released
SPENCER, Iowa -- The Northwest Iowa Regional Housing Trust Fund Inc. (NWIRHTF) has announced the release of $268,989 from the State Housing Trust Fund for fiscal year 2011. The money was released from the Iowa Finance Authority, which administers the State Housing Trust Fund. This...
February 25, 2011 - 8:43pm
November 17, 2010
Help available for NW Iowa homeowners
SPENCER, Iowa -- Low-income homeowners in O'Brien, Osceola and Lyon counties may now apply for funding to repair their homes. The State Housing Trust Fund has released nearly $268,000 to the Northwest Iowa Regional Housing Trust Fund Inc. for fiscal year 2011. Those funds, along...
November 17, 2010 - 7:28pm
July 18, 2010
Dissolved CHD fund benefits local organizations
WORTHINGTON -- The checks are written; the account is closed. The Community Heritage Development Fund is officially dissolved. The Community Heritage Development organization was established after the new Prairie Elementary School in Worthington was built and the Central Elementary...
July 18, 2010 - 9:08pm