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August 21, 2015
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Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a hit-and-run crash at 4:14 p.m. Thursday. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a crash at 2:09 p.m. Friday. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a minor...
data / police
August 21, 2015 - 9:43pm
August 20, 2015
MPCA seeks comments on proposed hog feedlot expansion in Nobles County
MARSHALL — A Nobles County hog producer wants to expand his feedlot in Grand Prairie Township. Curt Schilling proposes to expand his 2,400-head finishing facility by adding a second 2,400-head barn, for a total of 4,800 finishing hogs. As required by state rules, the Minnesota...
August 20, 2015 - 9:56pm
Major feedlot under construction
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Planning Commission took the first step Wednesday in authorizing three livestock expansion projects and one...
August 20, 2015 - 9:46pm
August 17, 2015
Three charged with meth possession
WORTHINGTON — Three southwest Minnesota individuals were arrested last week following an incident in Nobles County’s Midway Park. Megan...
August 17, 2015 - 8:39pm
Trump wins Nobles County GOP poll
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Republican Party has released the results of a straw poll conducted throughout the duration of Nobles County Fair. The poll was conducted by having passersby of the organization’s commercial building booth drop a kernel of corn in a milk jug bearing...
August 17, 2015 - 8:31pm
August 13, 2015
All aboard: Union Pacific spends $5.3 million to improve railway in Nobles County
WORTHINGTON — Finding a vacant hotel room in Worthington might be difficult come next week. Union Pacific Railroad has booked rooms for...
August 13, 2015 - 9:26pm
August 12, 2015
Dog days of summer
August 12, 2015 - 4:27pm
August 11, 2015
Her last fair as a 4-H’er: Fuerstenberg leaves big shoes to fill
WILMONT — Nearly a dozen Nobles County 4-H’ers will graduate from the program this year after reaching their last year of eligibility in...
August 11, 2015 - 9:07pm
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....
opinion / letters
August 11, 2015 - 7:38pm
August 7, 2015
Going to the dogs: Nobles County Fair Week kicks off with regional dog show on Monday
WORTHINGTON — Even the most well-trained dogs can have their moments of distraction, and that was the case during the final night of practice...
August 7, 2015 - 8:47pm
August 5, 2015
IRS scam attempted in Nobles County
WORTHINGTON — A group of would-be scammers is calling Worthington taxpayers, claiming to be with the Internal Revenue Service. The automated call informs victims that they owe money to the IRS and are threatened with a lawsuit by the federal government. To avoid a lawsuit, victims...
August 5, 2015 - 9:27pm
Rogers pleads guilty in theft case
WORTHINGTON — Kyle Rogers entered a guilty plea Tuesday morning to the charge of felony-level theft in Nobles County District Court. Rogers admitted to stealing $2,522.17 worth of electronics and other items from Wal-Mart over two days in January of this year. According to Rogers’...
August 5, 2015 - 9:22pm
‘Mother Nature’s been kind of tough on us’
WORTHINGTON — With one week to go before the start of the 2015 Nobles County Fair, it appears that repairs to the roof of Olson Arena will not be completed in time. High winds ripped a large portion of the roof from the arena during a June storm and also caused shifting of the...
August 5, 2015 - 10:26am
August 4, 2015
Former owner of tax-forfeited parcel asks for another chance
WORTHINGTON — A Rushmore man who continues to live in a house after it was forfeited for failure to pay property taxes appeared before Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday morning asking for another chance. Greg Hanks submitted an application letter to the board, saying health...
August 4, 2015 - 8:35pm
MPCA seeks public comment on proposed feedlot expansion in Nobles County
MARSHALL — Two Nobles County livestock producers are proposing to expand their existing beef and swine operation in Lismore Township. Joe and Chris Wieneke operate a 1,650-head beef, 1,200-head swine and 90-head sheep operation in Section 27, and a 2,400-head swine barn in adjacent...
August 4, 2015 - 8:27pm