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'Branson on the Road' hits the pedal to Worthington
Alltech to buy Ridley Inc.
Sibley-Ocheyedan vocalists make sweet music at state competition
Capital conundrums: Little progress seen thus far in Legislature
Arbor Day means it's tree time
Prep baseball: Pipestone Area, Windom Area split
Prep softball: Bloemendaal powers Pipestone Arrows
Prep golf: Worthington stays sharp
Prep track and field: Capetillo, Tanyavong lead Mountain Lake Area boys
Prep softball: Fairmont scores early and often on WHS
Column: Does Tsarnaev deserve to die?
Column: Worthington FFA students set to participate at state event
Column: A touch of bipartisanship
Column: Where are the populist Democrats?
Editorial: Is the 4th the 4th if its the 3rd?
Lowell Wayne Jones
Robert L. Ehlers
Class of 2015: Nitibhon schedules appointment for career in dentistry
Concert series membership drive begins
Column: Worthington, America's Civil War City
Looking Back: 1940 -- City votes to purchase copper sulfate to treat Lake Okabena for algae
Geared up: Noah Hoehn readies for release of debut album
Out and About
Stenzel 80th birthday
Leckband 85th birthday
Johnson 90th birthday
Regular School Board Meeting Minutes for March
Nobles County Board Summary of Minutes for March Session
Nobles County Board Summary of Minutes for April Session
Summary of Minutes from 2015 Tax-Forfeited Land Meeting
Notice of Public Hearing of the Planning Commission
January 28, 2015
Nobles County proposes updates to feedlot ordinance
WORTHINGTON — While it still faces final approval from the Nobles County Board of Commissioners, a rewritten feedlot ordinance is hoped to ease confusion among farmers and make it easier for manure management officials to ensure land application of manure is being done correctly. The...
January 28, 2015 - 9:06pm
October 21, 2014
Willmar man promotes sustainability in agriculture
WILLMAR — A Willmar man has launched a multi-national effort to raise awareness of soil and water management that will continue three decades of work started by his brother, who was killed when an airliner was shot down in Ukraine. Drew Ryder, president of Feedlogic Corporation...
October 21, 2014 - 8:44pm
August 20, 2014
The great divide
WORTHINGTON — Three years and one month ago this week, nearly 30 people gathered on the shores of Lake Ocheda’s east basin to discuss potential actions to remove a prolific carp population and improve water quality in the 1,778-acre lake. Despite efforts to bring in a commercial...
August 20, 2014 - 8:32pm
May 28, 2014
May 28, 2014 - 9:14pm
March 6, 2014
Snow melt poses challenges for livestock manure management
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is asking farmers to take precautions as they plan to spread livestock manure on cropland during these warmer days of winter. As winter gives way to spring, rapid snow melt and potential for flooding pose challenges. Farmers who...
March 6, 2014 - 8:21pm
June 19, 2011
Worthington J.C. Penney under new management
WORTHINGTON -- When the local J.C. Penney store was in need of a new manager, company officials had to look no further than the store's roster. Deb...
June 19, 2011 - 9:32pm
March 27, 2011
Avoca MLS under new management
AVOCA -- She might be the new manager of the Avoca Municipal Liquor Store, but Jonelle Loehlein of Slayton has already been working there for...
news / business
March 27, 2011 - 8:23pm
January 19, 2011
New maps of flood plains to be unveiled
WORTHINGTON -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Minnesota Department of Natural Resources recently completed a remapping of...
January 19, 2011 - 8:46pm
December 16, 2010
Dakota Golf Management to jointly operate Prairie View Golf Links with the city
WORTHINGTON -- Prairie View Golf Links will be operated by Dakota Golf Management in partnership with the city of Worthington, for the 2011 golf season. "We're excited at the opportunity to be able to come over to Worthington," said Tom Jansa, president of Dakota Golf Management....
December 16, 2010 - 8:27pm
February 26, 2010
Drainage project yields less-than-stellar results
WORTHINGTON -- A two-year study conducted in northern Nobles County that tested a drainage water management (DWM), or controlled drainage, system showed little impact on yield, while nitrogen losses were considerably less than on land with conventional tile drainage. Jeff Strock,...
February 26, 2010 - 12:00am
June 25, 2008
County to seek disaster funds
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County Commissioners approved a State of Emergency and Presidential Declaration of a Major Disaster during a special board meeting on Tuesday. The approvals set in motion a request to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for financial assistance to...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am