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In water or on walls, these handmade paddles are functional art
Suicides make up bulk of gun deaths in ND, MN
Crash probe leaves mystery: June crash on Duluth bridge killed wrong-way driver, injured others
Advent of the tug-barge: Lake freighter yields to barge traffic on Great Lakes
Gaining steam: Stillwater theater effort at old Zephyr depot is gaining steam
Change in portable deer stand law set for WMAs in northwest Minnesota
BRAD DOKKEN: Biologist can't explain poor grouse hunting in Minnesota
Pheasant opener proved predictably tough
Duluth bowhunter takes 260-pound buck in city hunt
COLLEGE HOCKEY: UND strikes back to blank Gophers 4-0
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
Letter: Repeating the first Thanksgiving
Duane C. Braun
Eugene C. Schmidt
Margaret P. Bayerkohler
Leland C. Pohlman
Gwendolyn "Gwen" Jean Bjerke
Disheveled Theologian: Faith and the art of garden maintenance
No shortage of Halloween happenings in area
Indian dance company to share “Sacred Earth” here next Saturday
Column: They are probably taking pills for their belly aches
Witzel keeps up with technology at Beltline Automotive
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Ransom 50th anniversary
Adolph 90th birthday
Birth: Tobiah Loy
Nobles County Ditch 11 Final Hearing
Regular School Board Meeting Minutes September 2017
MN Dept. of Education Revenue & Expenditures 2017 & 2018
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Nobles County Library
March 21, 2014
Old Worthington outdoor pool site gets OK for potential new library location
WORTHINGTON — The First National Bank in Minneapolis, the trustee for the E.O. Olson Trust that owns the land where Worthington’s former outdoor swimming pool was located, has notified the city it has no interest in the land. The notification opens the door for Nobles County...
March 21, 2014 - 10:12pm
January 14, 2014
Letter: Thoughts on a new library and Lake Okabena
By Roger E. Nelson, Worthington Building a new Nobles County Library on the old pool site makes a great deal of sense to me. It can still be a park if the land is not sold. The county could build a library, and the city still retain the land. With the ponds on this site, it can...
January 14, 2014 - 11:44am
July 12, 2013
What Good is a Library These Days?
Working for various academic institutions in the last five years, I can speak a bit about the future and purpose of libraries. I believe we...
July 12, 2013 - 10:59pm
June 20, 2013
Editorial: Old pool site dives into library mix
The emergence of Worthington's old outdoor pool site as a potential location for a new Nobles County Library is -- as Nobles County Commissioner...
June 20, 2013 - 12:00am
January 8, 2013
Library project delayed once again
WORTHINGTON -- After a motion to proceed with a not-to-exceed $13 million capital improvement plan died for lack of a second, Nobles County Commissioners this morning made two separate motions that will ultimately mean further delays for a county library building project in Worthington. The...
January 8, 2013 - 12:14pm
October 4, 2012
VIDEO: Book sale is going strong at Nobles County Library
The Nobles County Library bi-annual book sale is underway through Saturday. Reporter Kayla Strayer reports on the progress.
October 4, 2012 - 7:29pm
September 27, 2012
Nobles County Library hosting book sale
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Library is hosting its annual book sale beginning Oct. 3 and running through Oct. 6. The sale will be during regular library hours and will be in the library conference room, in the lower level of the building.
September 27, 2012 - 8:06pm
July 4, 2012
Clown program slated for Monday
WORTHINGTON -- Buster the Reading Clown will perform a program, "Amazing Magic: Balancing Tricks and Silly Gags Through Reading," at 1 p.m. Monday in the fellowship hall at First Lutheran Church, 1200 Fourth Ave. The event is sponsored by the Nobles County Library with support from...
July 4, 2012 - 10:43pm
June 22, 2012
Nobles County Library lays groundwork for a library foundation
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County Library Director Julie Wellnitz was thrilled to see nearly 500 people come through the doors of the downtown Worthington...
June 22, 2012 - 9:47pm
December 11, 2010
Resourceful fellow: Spillers reflects on long career in library science
WORTHINGTON -- On the surface, Roger Spillers fits the stereotype of the librarian to a T -- mild-mannered, soft-spoken, well-read, studious,...
December 11, 2010 - 12:00am
October 31, 2010
WORTHINGTON -- P3, M1, k1, M1, p3, k2, sl 2, k1, p2sso, k2, p3, M1, k1, M1, p3, k2, sl 2, k1, p2sso, k2, p3, M1, k1, M1, p3 To the average person, the above may appear to be a secret language or code, but to a knitter, it makes perfect sense. It's the pattern for knitting a row of...
October 31, 2010 - 8:21pm
October 13, 2010
Book talks set at Adrian library
WORTHINGTON -- Authors Jean Tennant and Betty Taylor of Shapato Publishing in Everly, Iowa, will conduct book talks and signings at 5 p.m. Monday at the Adrian Branch Library and 7 p.m. Monday at the Nobles County Library in Worthington. Tennant is the author and editor of several...
October 13, 2010 - 9:10pm
Library to host 'Anansi the Spider'
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Library will host the Climb Theatre troupe as they present "Anansi the Spider," a multi-cultural play based on a West African folk tale. The presentation is at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the downstairs area of the Nobles County Art Center. Climb Theatre,...
September 13, 2010 - 10:01pm
April 16, 2010
Brief: Hours set for library book sale
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Library will have its annual spring book sale. Hours will be: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday and Friday; 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday; and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 24.
April 16, 2010 - 9:44pm
September 18, 2009
Programs begin at local library
WORTHINGTON -- Youth programs are now under way at the Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington. Preschool storytime is offered at 10 a.m. Wednesdays. After-school programs for students in kindergarten through fifth grade are offered after school until 5 p.m. on Tuesdays...
September 18, 2009 - 12:00am