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August 12, 2016
4-H’ers help their communities, communities help 4-H
WORTHINGTON -- So, that bag of dirty diapers someone tossed from their car window into a ditch south of Adrian -- a 4-H’er picked that up....
August 12, 2016 - 9:25pm
August 11, 2016
Nobles County Fair program pairs calves with kids
WORTHINGTON -- Holstein steer calves were busy chewing their cud and watching passersby inside the beef barn at the Nobles County Fair Thursday...
August 11, 2016 - 9:49pm
Tasty food taking over the Nobles County Fair
WORTHINGTON -- From a cold vanilla malt to a delicious hamburger, the Nobles County Fair will be serving tasty food all week. For the first time,...
August 11, 2016 - 9:11am
August 10, 2016
A dairy good treat: Malts on menu at Nobles County Fair
WORTHINGTON – Creamy, dreamy, cool and calcium-rich. Malts are a marvelous summertime refreshment, especially when consumed on a steamy August...
August 10, 2016 - 9:36pm
August 9, 2016
Prins discovers more to youth program than county fair
WORTHINGTON -- Nearly 11 years ago, Nicole Prins joined the Nobles County 4-H program at the urging of her stepmom, Megan Prins. The self-described...
August 9, 2016 - 9:16pm
August 8, 2016
Eighth annual MK5K is Thursday evening
WORTHINGTON -- Area Mary Kay beauty consultants and staff members of the Southwest Crisis Center (SWCC) urge everyone to ambulate for a cause...
August 8, 2016 - 10:31pm
Gone to the dogs
August 8, 2016 - 9:37pm
August 7, 2016
Nobles County Fair begins Monday
WORTHINGTON -- It’s fair week in Nobles County, and that means a whole lot of fun for the entire family with a carnival, car races, a tractor pull and rodeo in the Grandstand, numerous livestock shows, hundreds of 4-H and open class exhibits to see, and all kinds of delicious fair...
August 7, 2016 - 9:46pm
August 21, 2015
Column: Let's hope we keep horsin' around at the fair
WORTHINGTON — This is an historic time. It is a sad milestone. For only the second time in more than 150 years, there were no horses at the Nobles County Fair. Julie Buntjer told me, “This is the second year there were no horses at the fair. There is only one 4-Her to my knowledge...
August 21, 2015 - 9:39pm
August 14, 2015
Handmade with love: Goettsch shows Abrams tank model at Nobles County Fair
WORTHINGTON — When Loren Goettsch retired at the age of 82 from a 65-year career in road construction, he said he was going to put his hands...
August 14, 2015 - 10:28pm
August 11, 2015
Letter: Rural school project remains ongoing
By Rural Schools Preservation Project Committee: Sandy Wood, Paul Hoffman, Roger Zarn, Pat Demuth, Jerry Fiola It all started last year at the county fair. Hundreds of fairgoers stopped by the Nobles County Historical Society’s booth to help identify some unknown rural schoolhouses....
August 11, 2015 - 7:38pm
August 9, 2015
County fair’s Family Fun Night hoped to be a big draw
WORTHINGTON — The 2015 Nobles County Fair is expected to be bigger and better than ever this week, with grandstand events most nights, livestock shows and musical entertainment each day, a free sweet corn feed and even a night under the stars with the free showing of the movie,...
August 9, 2015 - 8:31pm
August 22, 2014
Letter: Senior Day at fair was appreciated
By Marlene Becker, Ellsworth As senior citizens, my husband and I attended the program Thursday a.m. at the grandstand. We would like to say ‘Thank you” for planning this event. The Dane Dutchmen and their music were awesome, and we would like to suggest you invite them back...
August 22, 2014 - 9:42pm
August 21, 2014
Letter: Senior Day at fair was appreciated
As senior citizens, my husband and I attended the program Thursday a.m. at the grandstand. We would like to say ‘Thank you” for planning this event. The Dane Dutchmen and their music were awesome, and we would like to suggest you invite them back for next year’s fair. Marlene...
August 21, 2014 - 5:58pm
August 8, 2014
Boy Scout troop makes first appearance at county fair
WORTHINGTON — Deep in the recesses of the Nobles County Fairgrounds, there sits a canoe. It’s no ordinary canoe, for on it sits bottles....
August 8, 2014 - 10:04pm