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Big plans for 2015
Senate passes Keystone XL bill with amendments
WHS forensics season underway
SRDC offers orientation
Extra officers on roads during Super Bowl weekend
Minnesota West baseball: Snap and throw
Carroll will let Sherman decide on playing if baby arrives
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
Prep boys basketball: Worthington wins third straight
Column: MSBA conference offers valuable insights to school board
Let's focus on sustained, strategic transportation funding
Time to listen, learn and lead
Column: The White House game of drones
Column: The sacrifice of Sarah Palin
Truman H. Johnson
Myron Van Ommeren
Jeanette Delores Swenson
Retro rides: Father and son team up to preserve classic snow machines
Column: Stories for the birds: Why do they stick around?
Out & About:Jan. 30 to Feb. 21
Religion briefs: Jan. 29
Looking Back: 1940 -- Nobles County ranks among top flax producers in Minnesota
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Ruesch 80th birthday
Altman 80th birthday
Hitzemann 85th birthday
Spessard 90th birthday
Request for Bids for Group Health Insurance for Worthington Independent School District 518
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February 10, 2014
On the road to a tax hike?
DON DAVIS Forum News Service ST. PAUL — Many northwest Minnesotans depend on volunteer bus drivers to get them around, a Crookston woman told a legislative committee hearing Monday, saying that her organization needs continued state support to keep the service operating. “We...
February 10, 2014 - 10:40pm
September 5, 2012
Proposed 2013 tax levy increase is in the works
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council will discuss a preliminary 2013 tax levy increase of 2 percent during its next meeting on Monday, City Administrator Craig Clark said Wednesday. "When factoring in the revenue from new construction, that amount would translate to 1.59 percent...
September 5, 2012 - 9:19pm
A vote for cleaner water
WORTHINGTON -- With nearly a dozen potential projects identified to help protect Worthington's water resources, the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District voted unanimously to increase its annual levy Tuesday. The vote will increase revenue for the district from $150,000 to $170,000...
September 5, 2012 - 9:13pm
September 4, 2012
County agrees to 6.5 percent levy increase
WORTHINGTON -- With three months remaining to fine-tune the 2013 Nobles County budget, commissioners on Tuesday set a not-to-exceed levy increase...
September 4, 2012 - 8:05pm
February 14, 2012
Legislative Notebook: Speed limit increase hits a speed bump
ST. PAUL -- Sen. LeRoy Stumpf offered a confession to the Senate Transportation Committee. The Plummer Democrat said he sometimes speeds while traveling his northwest Minnesota district. "I bring this bill to you on behalf of all the guilty people across the state of Minnesota,"...
February 14, 2012 - 9:27pm
May 18, 2011
Taxi fares to increase June 1 in Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- With the price at the gas pump still hovering close to the $4 mark, the cost of simply getting around is taking a toll on drivers. The Worthington Taxi Service is among those most affected by the fuel price, and they are raising their rates because of it. Starting...
May 18, 2011 - 8:20pm
December 15, 2010
Worthington to increase levy by 3.2 percent
WORTHINGTON -- The city of Worthington will increase its levy by 3.2 percent and collect $2,757,307 in property taxes next year, the Worthington City Council decided this week. "We worked hard to try to limit expenses and any increases and keep them in check," said Craig Clark, Worthington's...
December 15, 2010 - 9:31pm
August 31, 2010
County sets "target" for levy discussion
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Board of Commissioners set a 4.9 percent levy increase "target" for 2011 at its meeting Tuesday, but stopped short of setting a not-to-exceed levy amount. Once the not-to-exceed levy limit is set, the county cannot levy taxes above the percentage...
August 31, 2010 - 8:54pm
December 8, 2009
Family Services granted 2010 budget increase
Editor's Note: This is the first in a series of stories planned this week regarding out-of-home placement of children and the community's hope to reverse the trends. WORTHINGTON -- During its budget discussions this fall, the Nobles County Board of Commissioners looked to all of...
December 8, 2009 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
Nobles County OK's 3.9 percent levy increase
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County Commissioners approved a 3.9 percent levy increase for 2009 and set the county's annual budget at $25,482,913 during its Tuesday morning meeting. The budget includes more than $1 million in program aid, which County Administrator Mel Ruppert said is in...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am