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Squaw Lake man sentenced in meth case
Capitol Chatter: Lawmakers say meetings can help fight childhood hunger
Sheriff’s office taking steps in case DAPL-type protests come to area
'No reason' for inaction: Minn., N.D. leaders add to gun debate
Data: Feb. 23, 2018
Gender of silhouettes on outside of Twin Cities sports center sparks complaints
Girls Basketball: Trojans edge Eagles on senior night
Thursday sports roundup: Luverne breezes through Section 3A quarterfinal game
Birkie basks in the glow: Skiing event gained unrivaled exposure as part of Minneapolis' Super Bowl experience
College men's hockey: Battered Broncos to face healthy Bulldogs
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
We must admit it: This is who we are
How wine tastings transport you
Column: Main goal of hospice -- monitor symptoms, maintain comfort
Column: Biodiesel gives the region a boost
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Church turns garbage into good night's sleep through 'Mat Ministry'
Hearty onion and mushroom tart perfect for meatless meals
Cold weather car safety
'Be our guest' to another Disney classic
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
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Sietsema 90th birthday
Boock 50th anniversary
Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
nobles county board of commissioners
November 22, 2017
Cost savings extends bond money to new projects
WORTHINGTON — With the construction season winding down and many of the projects finished or nearing completion on the county’s Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) list, Nobles County commissioners were informed during a public hearing Tuesday that approximately $380,000 of the $6.4...
November 22, 2017 - 7:33am
New Fashion Pork seeks to build feed mill
WORTHINGTON — Jackson-based New Fashion Pork plans to construct a new $10-million feed mill, but just where it will be located is yet to be...
November 22, 2017 - 7:33am
November 8, 2017
County approves increase in medical services for jail inmates
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday approved a contract amendment between the Nobles County Jail and Mend Correctional Care to increase medical services at the jail. When the contract was written in 2012, the average daily population at the jail was 34 inmates....
November 8, 2017 - 6:56am
November 1, 2017
Nobles County talks funding for fairgrounds road
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners had a lengthy discussion during their Tuesday morning work session about replacement of the paved road on the Nobles County Fairgrounds in Worthington. The pavement that extends from Stower Drive north to the grandstand is in need of replacement,...
November 1, 2017 - 7:34am
Budget committee whittles away at county levy increase
WORTHINGTON — After setting Nobles County’s not-to-exceed levy increase at 5.94 percent in late September, commissioners presented a new budget with a projected 3.13 percent levy increase during a Tuesday morning work session. The further budget cut represents the elimination...
November 1, 2017 - 6:51am
October 25, 2017
$2.57 million in tax abatement bonds proposed for broadband project
WORTHINGTON — After months of discussing funding options for Lismore Cooperative Telephone Company (LCTC) to cash-flow the construction of a multi-million dollar broadband project in Nobles County, commissioners on Tuesday authorized the issuance of $2.57 million in taxable general...
October 25, 2017 - 7:23am
October 4, 2017
Adrian man seeks to buy back tax-forfeited parcel
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County may end up with one less property to dispose of through a tax-forfeiture sale after an Adrian man requested another chance to pay back taxes on his home at 513 Pennsylvania Ave.
October 4, 2017 - 7:32am
September 30, 2017
Landowner wants truckers to ease up on jake brake use
READING — Dale Solt grew up near the railroad tracks in Mankato, and knows what it’s like to live with noise pollution. But the jake brakes livestock haulers apply when they drive past his place on Nobles County State Aid Highway 9 (McCall Avenue) north of Reading are so extremely...
September 30, 2017 - 7:42am
Sub-par materials, construction of Prairie Justice Center leads to costly repairs
WORTHINGTON — A new roof and a variety of repair projects at Prairie Justice Center will cost Nobles County approximately $2.3 million this...
September 30, 2017 - 7:15am
September 20, 2017
County sets not-to-exceed levy at 5.94 percent increase
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday set the 2018 not-to-exceed levy at a 5.94 percent increase over 2017, for an overall levy amount of more than $13.9 million. The not-to-exceed levy can continue to be tweaked by commissioners and reduced, although it cannot be...
September 20, 2017 - 6:45am
September 6, 2017
Rain delays may mean messy site for KTD festival
WORTHINGTON — When Nobles County commissioners authorized a landscaping project around the Government Center in downtown Worthington this summer, the goal was to get the project nearly completed between the city’s International Festival in July and King Turkey Day in September....
September 6, 2017 - 7:25am
August 26, 2017
Nobles County taking closer look at future elections
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County is evaluating its election equipment and how to conduct elections in the future. According to Nobles County Auditor/Treasurer Beth Van Hove, most of the county’s election equipment dates back to 2006 and was fully funded by the Minnesota Legislature....
August 26, 2017 - 7:37am
August 23, 2017
Nobles County tax-forfeited structures to be demolished
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday authorized county staff to seek bids for the demolition of structures on three newly designated...
August 23, 2017 - 7:45am
County must seek new funding for broadband
WORTHINGTON — Two weeks after Nobles County commissioners discussed a proposal that involved First State Bank Southwest — with Kinetic Leasing of Fargo, N.D., financing a $2.75 million loan to Lismore Cooperative Telephone Co. for completion of a broadband project in the county...
August 23, 2017 - 6:45am
August 9, 2017
Transportation, construction projects dominate board discussion
WORTHINGTON — Representatives from the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s District 7 office appeared before Nobles County Commissioners on Tuesday to present an update on the Capital Highway Investment Plan.
August 9, 2017 - 8:03am