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Local construction continues
High School football: Trojans open season Friday
Scott Rall: Get ready for a new Labor Day tradition
Girls tennis: Double duty for Luverne
Girls tennis: Trojans fall 6-1 in opener
Prep soccer: Optimism running high in Worthington
Letter: MNsure — a step forward for rural Minnesotans
Letter: Senior Day at fair was appreciated
Column: Tell the story, don’t be it
As others see it
Column Policing political behavior
Celestine "Sally" Mary Sieve Maiers
Thomas "Wally" Kellen
Heinz Peter Obermoller
Lloyd "Rip" Raveling
Religion briefs: Aug. 21
Column: A new friend can be an answer to prayer
1939: Chautauqua pavilion to be razed
Looking Back: 2004 -- Hurricane-force winds flatten crops
Column: The wayward days of hemp growers and bootleggers
Out and About
Westman 109th birthday
Wolff 90th birthday
Niessink 50th anniversary
Masching 50th anniversary
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Notice of Public Hearing of the Planning Commission
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March 2, 2012
Nobles County Emergency Management director is dismissed
WORTHINGTON -- A sign on the office door of the Nobles County Emergency Management (EM) Director advises people to contact county administration...
March 2, 2012 - 8:41pm
February 21, 2012
No action to be taken against Nobles County Administrator
WORTHINGTON -- After a two-hour-long closed session with legal counsel during their board meeting Tuesday, Nobles County commissioners decided there will be "no discipline of any employee because the allegations were not sustained by an independent investigation." The Daily Globe...
February 21, 2012 - 12:48pm
January 13, 2012
Nobles Co. administrator is under investigation
WORTHINGTON -- After months of remaining silent, Nobles County commissioners have now hired an attorney to represent them in a case regarding allegations of an adverse work environment in county offices. Jessica Schwie, a partner with the Lake Elmo law firm of Jardine, Logan & O'Brien,...
January 13, 2012 - 4:00am
June 20, 2009
Abby Schmidt and Jacob Ruppert, both of Blue Earth, announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Gary and Barb Schmidt and Mel and Lois Ruppert, all of Worthington. Schmidt is a graduate of Iowa Lakes Community College with a degree in business administration. She is employed...
June 20, 2009 - 12:00am
February 14, 2009
Deputies, county to enter mediation
WORTHINGTON -- Since Jan. 1, the deputies of the Nobles County Sheriff's Office have been working under an expired contract, having been unable to come to an agreement with the county. Because law enforcement personnel are considered essential, they work without a contract -- using...
February 14, 2009 - 12:00am
January 31, 2009
LGA cuts hit city, county hard
WORTHINGTON -- Just one month after dealing with 2008 cuts to Local Government Aid (LGA), administrators in southwest Minnesota are again feeling the pinch. Gov. Tim Pawlenty announced Tuesday his plans to balance the state budget during the next two years, including a roughly 25...
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
Obituary: Harlan Ruppert
Harlan Jerome Ruppert, 82, of Slayton, died Saturday, July 12, 2008, at Our House Hospice Home, Slayton. Surviving are his wife, Donna Mae Ruppert, Slayton; three children, Connie (Dale) Blom, Laurel, Mont., Dennis (Carol) Ruppert, Elko, Nev., and David (Joy) Ruppert, Littleton,...
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am
July 14, 2008
Services: Harlan Ruppert
Harlan Ruppert, 81, of Slayton, died Saturday, July 12, 2008, at Our House Hospice Home, Slayton. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, with a 6:30 p.m. rosary and a 6:45 p.m. prayer service, at Totzke Funeral Home, Slayton, and from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Ann's...
July 14, 2008 - 12:00am