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Family Art Night scheduled during parent-teacher conferences week
Remembering Pearl Harbor: WWII veteran on Oahu when Japanese launched sneak attack
Seminar aims to create smooth transition for retiring business owners
Menjivar-Melendez set for contested omnibus hearing
Area girls basketball roundup: Adrian beats Luverne after slow start
Prep wrestling: Trojans fall in tight battle with W/RRC
Area boys basketball roundup: Huskies win high-scoring season opener
Boys hockey: Trojans refuse to quit in loss to Redwood Valley
Boys basketball: Trojans show teamwork, depth in victory over Luverne
Letter: Pioneer Village
Letter: Local government entities should live within their means
Column: 21st Century Cures Act a remedy for all Americans
Letter: There's a third group of Americans, too
Letter: Thanks to organizers of community Thanksgiving
Gerald L. Smith
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
PieLogNog: A holiday mashup of chocolate, salted caramel, eggnog and pecan pie
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
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Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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November 9, 2015
City council questions 2014 zoning changes, tables request
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council tabled a request during its Monday night meeting to change the zoning at 500 Stower Drive. Lori Klooster is seeking a change in zone of the property of her company, Living Life Adult Day Care Center, from its current M-2 (general manufacturing)...
November 9, 2015 - 10:07pm
August 15, 2014
Two break-ins in Jackson this week
JACKSON — On Tuesday, August 12, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office responded to a break-in at Vet’s Oil Company in Jackson. Suspects rifled through desks inside the business and removed an undetermined amount of cash. On Friday, August 15, at approximately 8:30 a.m., the...
August 15, 2014 - 8:59pm
July 2, 2014
Target says guns not welcome, but stops short of ban
MINNEAPOLIS — Target is “respectfully” requesting gun-owners not to bring firearms into its stores after a series of open-carry demonstrations alarmed some customers. The open display of firearms in its stores “creates an environment that is at odds with the family-friendly...
July 2, 2014 - 8:59pm
August 22, 2012
Variance request turns into big issue on Lake Ocheda
WORTHINGTON -- After two meetings, more than four hours of discussion and two failed motions, the Nobles County Board of Adjustment came to a 4-1 agreement Wednesday night to allow Joe and Rita Vander Kooi of rural Worthington to build a new home on the west basin of Lake Ocheda and...
August 22, 2012 - 9:16pm
July 30, 2012
Drought sparks request to halt ethanol mandate
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Livestock and poultry groups from across the country have banded together to request the U.S.
July 30, 2012 - 9:12pm
June 12, 2012
Residents request property value changes
WORTHINGTON -- Each year, Nobles County Commissioners are required to conduct a board of equalization meeting to allow property owners an opportunity to request changes in the value placed on their property. Tuesday night, three individuals attended the meeting in person to request...
June 12, 2012 - 9:20pm
April 10, 2012
Ruppert's request turned down
WORTHINGTON -- On a 4-1 vote Tuesday, Nobles County commissioners denied a request from former county administrator Mel Ruppert for reimbursement...
April 10, 2012 - 8:27pm
December 8, 2011
County denies one driveway request; tables another
WORTHINGTON -- After tabling discussion on the removal of a driveway for a Nobles County landowner at its last meeting, the board of commissioners rejected Thursday a request to have the driveway replaced. In July, Mike Kunerth received board approval for two driveways along Nobles...
December 8, 2011 - 9:21pm
October 27, 2011
Council approves WREDC budget request
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council approved a request of $76,000 from Worthington Regional Economic Development Corp. at a special meeting...
October 27, 2011 - 8:44pm
August 25, 2011
Lynch Livestock plans move
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Planning Commission Wednesday night approved the first step in the permitting process for Lynch Livestock to...
August 25, 2011 - 7:44pm
August 23, 2011
SWMHC presents plan
WORTHINGTON -- It has been six years since Southwestern Mental Health Center (SWMHC) was asked to vacate its leased office space from the former Worthington Regional Hospital, and the agency isn't any closer to moving into a new facility today than it was then. In the past six years,...
August 23, 2011 - 9:48pm
June 8, 2010
Large load request shot down
WORTHINGTON -- A request from a truck driver wanting to haul 90,000-pound loads of soybeans to the Minnesota Soybean Processors facility near Brewster was denied by Nobles County Commissioners during their board meeting on Tuesday. Nobles County Public Works Director Stephen Schnieder...
June 8, 2010 - 9:40pm
April 6, 2010
enXco seeks land for concrete mix plant
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Planning Commission has tabled a request from Mortenson Construction & enXco to develop a lay-down yard, construction offices and a concrete mix plant on land in the northeast quarter of Section 6, Dewald Township. The action was taken during the commission's...
April 6, 2010 - 12:00am