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Big plans for 2015
Senate passes Keystone XL bill with amendments
WHS forensics season underway
SRDC offers orientation
Extra officers on roads during Super Bowl weekend
Minnesota West baseball: Snap and throw
Carroll will let Sherman decide on playing if baby arrives
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
Prep boys basketball: Worthington wins third straight
Column: MSBA conference offers valuable insights to school board
Let's focus on sustained, strategic transportation funding
Time to listen, learn and lead
Column: The White House game of drones
Column: The sacrifice of Sarah Palin
Truman H. Johnson
Myron Van Ommeren
Jeanette Delores Swenson
Retro rides: Father and son team up to preserve classic snow machines
Column: Stories for the birds: Why do they stick around?
Out & About:Jan. 30 to Feb. 21
Religion briefs: Jan. 29
Looking Back: 1940 -- Nobles County ranks among top flax producers in Minnesota
Out and About
Ruesch 80th birthday
Altman 80th birthday
Hitzemann 85th birthday
Spessard 90th birthday
Request for Bids for Group Health Insurance for Worthington Independent School District 518
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January 6, 2015
County leaders sworn in on Tuesday
WORTHINGTON — In their first meeting of the new year, the Nobles County Board of Commissioners elected Matt Widboom to serve as board chairman for 2015, with Gene Metz garnering the nod for vice-chairman. Metz’s election, and any subsequent board action, was delayed briefly...
January 6, 2015 - 8:48pm
April 3, 2013
Local farmer meets with students in California
WORTHINGTON -- One might think that among the rows of corn and soybeans growing across the Midwest and the livestock farms that dot our southwest...
April 3, 2013 - 10:19pm
Letter: Widboom would make a fine commissioner
I would like to endorse Matt Widboom in the upcoming election. Matt has shown himself to be a strong leader in our community, giving of his time and energy to many projects while maintaining a busy schedule. He has many gifts, and it is my feeling that he will serve our county well...
opinion / letters
November 3, 2012 - 12:00am
November 1, 2012
Letter: Widboom would bring fresh perspective to county board
It's 2:00 a.m. and it just occurred to me ... I'm sleeping with a difference-maker. His name is Matt Widboom. He's deep in sleep resting his brain from a long day's work, and after assisting our 4-year old daughter with a trip to the potty, mine is overflowing with thoughts of him...
opinion / letters
November 1, 2012 - 12:00am
September 9, 2012
Mary Kay's Widboom earns car
DALLAS -- Mary Kay Independent Sales Director Teresa Widboom of Worthington is on the road to success. This month, Widboom will earn the use of a new Chevy Malibu sedan as a result of her outstanding achievements in operating her independent Mary Kay business. The Chevy Malibu...
news / business
September 9, 2012 - 7:36pm
August 17, 2012
Matt in the hat
WORTHINGTON -- Matthew Widboom's name was drawn from a hat in a 10 a.m. meeting of the Nobles County Canvassing Board Friday to break a tie in...
August 17, 2012 - 9:32pm
Widboom to face Benson in Nobles County District 3 Commissioner election
WORTHINGTON - Matthew Widboom's name was drawn from a hat in a 10 a.m. meeting of the Canvassing Board Friday to break a tie in the District 3 Nobles County Commissioner race. Widboom will now face incumbent David Benson, who earned his spot on the ballot for November's election...
August 17, 2012 - 10:14am
January 23, 2011
Widboom named sales director for Mary Kay
WORTHINGTON -- "Never get so busy making a living that you forget to make a life." A sign bearing that message hangs over the kitchen table...
news / business
January 23, 2011 - 7:14pm
August 9, 2010
Local farmer helps promote Minnesota agriculture
Website gives consumers chance to win a year of free groceries WORTHINGTON -- Matt Widboom is one of nine farmers to be featured on a new website designed to educate Minnesota's consumers about the crops and livestock grown on farms across the state. Not only can consumers get a...
August 9, 2010 - 9:25pm
December 11, 2009
Area farmers take part in soybean mission trip to Philippines, Malaysia
WORTHINGTON -- Minnesota Soybean Growers Association representatives Matt Widboom of Worthington and Bob Nelsen of Westbrook returned from a soybean growers mission trip to the Philippines and Malaysia just in time to experience a southwest Minnesota blizzard on Tuesday. It was quite...
December 11, 2009 - 12:00am
July 3, 2008
Get ready to boo and cheer: Melodrama to highlight Pioneer Village event
WORTHINGTON -- The villain will be greeted by boos and hisses, and the hero will get cheers and whistles. That's the standard formula of audience participation for a melodrama such as "Fireman, Save My Child," which will be performed at 11 a.m. and 1 and 2:30 p.m. Friday during the...
July 3, 2008 - 12:00am