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From the heart: Benefit is Sunday for family expecting baby with HLHS
Your tax dollars at work: A glimpse at what city, county and school officials are paid
Expert learning: Research updates for ag professionals
Waste or recycle: How will you use your phone book?
MW wrestling: Preuss 0-2 at Ridgewater Open
Prep roundup: Pipestone Area wins Big South Conference wrestling tournament; Three Trojans seniors place first
WHS hockey: Waseca sweeps hockey doubleheader in Worthington
MW basketball: Bluejays win, Lady Jays fall against MState-Fergus Falls
Boys basketball: Trojans turn up the heat in second half
Column: What happened to the honeymoon?
Column: Tillerson's foreign policy -- Russia first
Column: WCS giving boost to Feed My Starving Children
Column: Jan. 23-27 is Paraprofessionals Recognition Week
Column: The double standard in how journalists cover the news
Roger A. Voss
Eldon H. Pomerenke
Francis "Fritz" Fett
Herb chicken and mushrooms easy, elegant dinner favorite
A fast-food salad you’ll want to make at home
Column: Nose for news and all other noses once were pressed into these
Paulzines embrace adoption, finalize fourth in November
Disheveled Theologian: A 'd-icey' adventure
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Five generations: Ebeling family
Wachter 95th birthday
Data: Jan. 16, 2017
Public Notice of operating budge for 2017 fiscal year
Data: Jan. 14, 2017
Data: Jan. 13, 2017
Notice and order for hearing on petition for descent of property of Judy L. Anderson
July 27, 2016
County begins budget discussion
WORTHINGTON -- Managing a multi-million dollar budget in county government seems a never-ending process, and Nobles County commissioners began the task for 2017’s budget during a Wednesday morning work session. Commissioners took their first look at the proposed budget, which staff...
July 27, 2016 - 9:59pm
October 29, 2015
Armory reuse ideas narrowed
WORTHINGTON — Though the future of the Armory Business Center still isn’t known, a few things are for certain. It will not be restructured...
October 29, 2015 - 10:11pm
August 27, 2015
High rents, low wages: Study shows southwest Minnesota in need of more affordable housing
WORTHINGTON — Nearly a quarter of all renters in the six counties of far southwest Minnesota are spending half — and in some cases more than...
August 27, 2015 - 9:09pm
January 21, 2015
State ignores 2007 meatpacker rights law
ST. PAUL — A Minnesota state department has not followed a law to notify meatpacking plants and workers about protections the state provides. Pointing to a bookshelf full of Minnesota laws, Legislative Auditor Jim Nobles said Wednesday, “one of them sort of got lost.” The...
January 21, 2015 - 8:34pm
December 8, 2014
Contract for K-Mart demolition awarded
WORTHINGTON — The demolition of the former K-Mart building at Northland Mall moved one step forward during Monday night’s Worthington City Council meeting, as a contract was awarded for its demolition. The city obtained an order June 24 from the Nobles County District Court...
December 8, 2014 - 10:25pm
April 14, 2014
Support for county housing initiative grows
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles Home Initiative continues to pick up support as the program to offer 100 percent tax abatement on new home construction is taken on the road to outlying communities in the county. On Friday night, the Round Lake City Council became the latest to support...
April 14, 2014 - 9:48pm
March 12, 2014
Council supports Home Initiative
WORTHINGTON — With little discussion, the city council on Wednesday offered its support to the Nobles Home Initiative. Wednesday’s council meeting was a continuation of Monday’s regular meeting. However, with two council members absent Monday, there was no quorum. Therefore,...
March 12, 2014 - 8:42pm
March 11, 2014
District 518’s turn to hear Nobles Home Initiative
WORTHINGTON — Having already presented to the Worthington City Council and the Nobles County Board of Commissioners, Abraham Algadi made District 518 his latest stop Tuesday morning. Algadi, manager of the Worthington Regional Economic Development Corp. (WREDC), spoke to district...
March 11, 2014 - 8:56pm
April 16, 2013
Update: Nobles Co-op Electric outages down to 587
WORTHINGTON -- As of 4 p.m. Tuesday, Nobles Cooperative Electric reported just 587 households without power. At the height of the outages following last week's ice storm, more than 3,500 members were without power. More than 100 linemen are working to restore power. "Crews continue...
April 16, 2013 - 10:05am
March 28, 2013
Year of the pig: Multiple livestock expansion projects planned in Nobles County
WORTHINGTON -- With nearly half a dozen livestock expansion projects already cleared for construction this year, 2013 is on pace to be nearly as active as 2012 for producers looking to add more barns and feed more animals. It's a trend Nobles County Feedlot Officer Alan Langseth...
March 28, 2013 - 10:00pm
March 27, 2013
Nobles County healthiest in region?
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County may have the highest rate of teen births and the largest percentage of children in poverty among its neighbors in southwest Minnesota, but a recent ranking of overall health among counties across the state shows residents here fare better than others when...
March 27, 2013 - 10:00pm
February 14, 2013
Electrifying rural Haiti
WORTHINGTON -- A lineman with Nobles Cooperative Electric recently returned from a three-week stint in a small Haitian village, where he worked...
February 14, 2013 - 10:55pm
February 10, 2013
Restricted bridge list on the rise in county
WORTHINGTON -- By early spring, 13 more bridges in Nobles County will be posted for restricted weights, bringing the total number of bridge postings...
February 10, 2013 - 9:27pm
January 23, 2013
Nobles County district court
esse Le Bartholmey, 18, of Wilmont was scheduled to make an initial appearance Jan. 15 on charges including one petty misdemeanor and six felonies -- two counts of selling marijuana in a school, park, public housing zone, or drug treatment facility, two counts of selling a marijuana...
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am
January 8, 2013
United Way of Nobles County meets its goal
WORTHINGTON -- Through multiple fundraisers and the help of numerous local businesses and individuals, the United Way of Nobles County has reached...
January 8, 2013 - 9:34pm