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Water & Light Commission backs new housing program
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nobles county board of commissioners
January 24, 2017
County accepts bid for Adrian Branch Library renovation
WORTHINGTON — With five bids received, Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday accepted a bid from Clair Van Grouw Construction, Worthington, to renovate the Adrian Branch Library. Van Grouw submitted the low bid of $220,191 for the work. Nobles County Library Director Clint Wolthuizen...
January 24, 2017 - 9:22pm
Neighbors drown out landowner’s request to move water
WORTHINGTON — A potentially contentious issue over which direction water flows from a parcel of land in Bigelow Township led Nobles County commissioners, acting as the county’s drainage authority, to table a nearly hour-long meeting Tuesday to allow the property owner to gather...
January 24, 2017 - 9:21pm
January 15, 2017
Your tax dollars at work: A glimpse at what city, county and school officials are paid
WORTHINGTON — How much money did you make in 2016? Care to say that figure out loud, or are you among the majority of people who would say...
January 15, 2017 - 9:03pm
January 10, 2017
County board talks Armory renovation, approves capital improvements plan
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Board of Commissioners met for a special meeting Tuesday to authorize the sale of more than $6.4 million in capital improvement project bonds and certify an application for a grant to fund renovations to the Armory Business Center.
January 10, 2017 - 10:29pm
January 5, 2017
Presentation on county’s CIP bond proposal draws slim crowd
WORTHINGTON — As big screen TVs showed a list of more than $6.4 million in proposed Capital Improvement Plan projects, rows of mostly empty chairs faced Nobles County commissioners in a special public hearing Thursday night. In fact, aside from commissioners and administrative staff,...
January 5, 2017 - 9:31pm
January 3, 2017
Swearing-in ceremony precedes Nobles County Board’s first meeting of 2017
WORTHINGTON — Following the swearing-in ceremony for newly-elected Nobles County Commissioner Justin Ahlers, re-elected commissioners Bob Demuth Jr. and Matt Widboom, and reappointed Nobles County Assessor Val Ruesch Tuesday morning, the board of commissioners breezed through a...
January 3, 2017 - 9:07pm
December 30, 2016
Resurfacing the roads: $9.5 million bond helps, but more money needed
WORTHINGTON — With the Minnesota Department of Transportation granting its approval roughly a month ahead of schedule, and $9.5 million in transportation bonds arriving this week in Nobles County, Public Works Director Stephen Schnieder says the county is poised to get an early...
December 30, 2016 - 9:37pm
Budget Breakout: Nobles County Public Works
$1,094,391 What it is: This is the amount Nobles County budgeted for public works in 2017. What it was last year: $1,076,031 Total County...
December 30, 2016 - 9:34pm
December 29, 2016
Budget Breakout: Nobles County Library Services
$574,317What it is: This is the amount of money Nobles County budgeted for library services in 2017. What it was last year:$555,019 Total...
December 29, 2016 - 9:52pm
Budget Breakout: Nobles County Debt Service
$1,388,475What it is: This is the amount of money Nobles County budgeted for debt service in 2017. What it was last year:$1,386,625 Total...
December 29, 2016 - 8:58pm
December 28, 2016
Year in Review: All talk, no action on armory in 2016
WORTHINGTON — When Nobles County voted to purchase the Armory Business Center in downtown Worthington in the spring 2015, commissioners did so with the idea of renovating the former National Guard Armory into a new library.
December 28, 2016 - 9:38pm
County continues work on CIP bond proposal
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners spent the better part of a three-hour work session Wednesday talking about proposed bonding to finance an array of items listed on the county’s capital improvement plan.
December 28, 2016 - 9:31pm
Budget Breakdown: Nobles County Buildings
$843,346What it is: This is the amount of money Nobles County budgeted for buildings in 2017. What it was last year:$832,096 Total County...
December 28, 2016 - 9:29pm
December 23, 2016
Zylstra reflects on 14 years on Nobles County Board
WORTHINGTON — He was a stickler for Robert’s Rules of Order, occasionally showed up for meetings in his work boots and stood by his convictions...
December 23, 2016 - 9:37pm
December 9, 2016
Budget cutting leads to 2.98 percent levy increase in Nobles County
WORTHINGTON — After setting a not-to-exceed levy of 5.89 percent in September, Nobles County commissioners serving with administration officials...
December 9, 2016 - 9:18pm