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Worthington Middle School Festival of Music event is Monday evening
Heron Lake-Okabena students gather 'Coins for Kids'
Doubt remains in Daubt; Democrats have concerns about new House speaker
Windom schools say no to winter weather
Education, research and new treatments assisting people with diabetes
Prep boys hockey: Luverne skates away from Worthington
Prep boys basketball: Antes sinks nine threes as Windom Area survives JCC
Prep gymnastics: Worthington soars to 140.175
Prep girls basketball: Jackson County Central tops Windom, SWC beats Canby
Prep wrestling: Four from Worthington get into Riot semifinals
Column: Substitute teachers a key component of District 518
Column: Elizabeth Warren, godmother of sorts
Column: Worthington Christian School offering program tonight on 'The Trees of Christmas'
Letter: Letter on Christmas wasn't meant to be negative
Column: Energy industry -- CO2 is good for us
Anita Rose (Ling) Siegmann
Florence "Kip" Gee
Cyril F. Gengler
Teresa Marie Stofferan
Season's jottings: Newsroom staffers share Christmas memories
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
The pageantry of it all
Looking Back: 1964 - Armour helps Worthington hit employment high
HO, HO, HO: Koster has jolly time standing in for Santa
Out and About
Probst 80th birthday
Schubert 90th birthday
Amundson 100th birthday
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February 24, 2010
Counties call for redesign, but some object
ST. PAUL -- County governments would take over most state road maintenance work, state patrol duties and could levy a half-cent sales tax under a plan they unveiled Tuesday. But some county leaders do not like the proposal. It is a 10-point plan designed to "ensure that Minnesotans...
February 24, 2010 - 12:00am
January 30, 2010
Pawlenty goes after LGA
ST. PAUL -- Gov.
January 30, 2010 - 12:00am
November 4, 2009
Four area districts approve referendums
WORTHINGTON -- Tuesday's election brought good news for administrators in four area school districts: Adrian, Edgerton, Heron Lake-Okabena and Westbrook-Walnut Grove. Each succeeded in passing a referendum that called for the replacement of each district's current levy with one that...
November 4, 2009 - 12:00am
October 27, 2009
SSC district to decide on school referendum
OKABENA -- One week from today, voters in the Southwest Star Concept (Heron Lake-Okabena) school district will go to the polls to decide on what could become one of the largest operating levy referendums in the state, if approved. More than three dozen people attended an informational...
October 27, 2009 - 12:00am
October 8, 2009
Letter: College president appreciates levy support
On behalf of the Board of Trustees, administration, faculty, staff and students at Northwest Iowa Community College, I would like to thank you for your vote of confidence in supporting the six-cent equipment levy for your community college. The unofficial 75.7 percent positive vote...
opinion / letters / education
October 8, 2009 - 12:00am
September 15, 2009
City council OKs EDA levy
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council met in special session as the city's Economic Development Authority Monday to authorize a special tax levy of $86,000 to be collected in 2010 for economic development costs. Not all of that money will necessarily be funneled to the Worthington...
September 15, 2009 - 12:00am
September 9, 2009
County sets not-to-exceed levy
WORTHINGTON -- Commissioners set Nobles County's not-to-exceed levy at $9,568,807, reflecting a .6 percent increase over the 2009 levy, during...
September 9, 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
September 3, 2008
Not-to-exceed levy is set
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County Commissioners set the 2009 proposed property tax levy Tuesday morning at the maximum increase allowed by the state, at 3.9 percent. This is a not-to-exceed levy, which means that the county can lower it at any time before the end of the year. The increase...
September 3, 2008 - 12:00am