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Fundraiser set for Sunday for kidney transplant recipient
‘Lil Red and the Three Pigs’ to entertain Monday in Adrian, Worthington
WRHCF grants to make positive impact on area youths
Items, assistance sought for upcoming visit from Crailsheimers
Freedom to fly
Amateur baseball: Cubs baseball: 'It was all good'
Prep softball: Sheldon edges S-O
VFW baseball: Worthington takes two from Marshall
Legion baseball: Post 5 bats batter HL-O
Scott Rall: It's amazing what lives in little streams
Column: The braggart with the ducktail who would be president
As others see it: Legislature special session now unlikely
Letter: Key medical drug is hijacked from public
Column: Trump's Potemkin village
Column: Trump's pivot to Damascus
Donald D. Benz
Norbert P. Anderson
Rosemary Abels (Hansen) Heideman
How does your garden grow? Williams property one of four on upcoming tour
Column: June 28, 1876 -- Circus in town, complaints ensue
Looking Back: 1966 -- Construction aplenty taking place in Worthington
Heart of St. Kilian: 129-year-old parish goes to oratory status
Column: People are always talking about other people here
Out and About
Puhl 80th birthday
Isder 85th birthday
Alberts 97th birthday
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October 1, 2015
Book sale coming up at local library
WORTHINGTON — The Fall Book Sale will begin Wednesday and continue through Oct. 10 at the Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington. The sale will be in the library conference room on the lower level during normal library hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday and Friday; 8 a.m....
October 1, 2015 - 9:23pm
September 30, 2015
Envisioning the future: Local residents discuss potential options for armory building
WORTHINGTON — Following a tour and public meeting Tuesday night, the future for the armory building looks bright. Citizens gathered to...
September 30, 2015 - 2:10pm
August 20, 2015
Letter: Many made library reading program possible
By Nobles County Library Staff As the Nobles County Library summer programs wind down, we would like to thank the students and their families for attending the programs. We would also like to thank the following businesses for providing a location for our teen scavenger hunt:...
opinion / letters
August 20, 2015 - 1:15pm
August 18, 2015
County considers technology update
WORTHINGTON — As problems with aging ditch systems and tile lines continue to crop up, Nobles County Public Works Director Stephen Schnieder recommended Nobles County commissioners invest in equipment — including an $80,000 self-propelled camera — during Tuesday’s board meeting. Noting...
August 18, 2015 - 9:12pm
August 2, 2015
Library closes for maintenance
WORTHINGTON — The War Memorial Building, 407 12th St., which houses the Nobles County Library, Nobles County Art Center and Nobles County Historical Society, will be closed starting at noon Thursday and all day Friday for construction work on the air conditioning system. The Nobles...
August 2, 2015 - 8:58pm
June 18, 2015
Artist to give Henna program
ADRIAN — Judy Ostrowski, a Mehndi Moon henna tattoo artist, will present a program from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday at the Adrian Elementary School. The program is sponsored by the Adrian Branch Library. Ostrowski has practiced the ancient art of Henna for more than 13 years. Her...
June 18, 2015 - 9:21pm
June 16, 2015
Ice cream social to raise funds for Friends of the Library
WORTHINGTON — Enjoying ice cream on an afternoon in June (which happens to be National Dairy Month) is about as good as it gets — and if...
June 16, 2015 - 8:58pm
June 14, 2015
Library hosts ‘Rumpelstiltskin’
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Library is sponsoring two area performances of “Rumpelstiltskin” presented by Treasure Village. Performances will be at 10 a.m. June 22 at Adrian Elementary School, 515 Oklahoma Ave., Adrian, and at 1 p.m. June 22 at First Lutheran Church, 1200...
June 14, 2015 - 8:32pm
June 5, 2015
Nobles County Library offering plenty of summer kids activities
WORTHINGTON — Scavenger hunts, bingo, dance-offs and “Jeopardy!” are just a few of the fun activities that the Nobles County Library are hosting for children and teens this summer. Most of the fun happens on Tuesdays through Thursdays with a different theme each week. The activities...
June 5, 2015 - 9:32pm
May 31, 2015
Library system names new executive director
WORTHINGTON — The executive committee of the Plum Creek Library System has announced the hiring of Jim Trojanowski as the new Plum Creek Library System executive director. Trojanowski is currently the director of the Northern Waters Library Service in Ashland, Wis. He has been...
May 31, 2015 - 5:10pm
May 22, 2015
Slayton library to celebrate 75 years
SLAYTON — The Slayton Library’s 75th anniversary will be celebrated Wednesday with a special program featuring Kevin Kling. Kling, a Minnesota author, playwright and performer, will share his unique humor and insights at 7 p.m. Wednesday at The Vine on Broadway, Slayton. The...
May 22, 2015 - 9:35pm
May 6, 2015
New director takes helm at Nobles County Library
WORTHINGTON — With an appetite for history and a mother who was a longtime public and middle-school librarian, Clint Wolthuizen essentially...
May 6, 2015 - 8:47pm
May 5, 2015
Nobles County purchases Armory Business Center
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners voted unanimously during their meeting Tuesday to purchase the Armory Business Center, located at...
May 5, 2015 - 9:16pm
April 14, 2015
Library to host Sibley Reads Night
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Sibley Public Library will host “Sibley Reads Night” at 6:30 p.m. Monday. An evening family story hour open to all ages will feature the 2015 Bridge to Reading book nominees read by special guests within the community. In its third year, the purpose of the...
April 14, 2015 - 8:30pm
April 13, 2015
Book sale coming up at library
WORTHINGTON — The Spring Book Sale will be April 22-25 at the Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington. The sale is in the library conference room during regular library hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 22; 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. April 23; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 24; and 10 a.m....
April 13, 2015 - 10:47pm