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City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes September 2016
Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Abatement Request
October 5, 2016
The bid for broadband: Nobles County, others seek more -- and faster -- internet access
WORTHINGTON -- A lack of high-speed internet is one of the biggest issues farmers and other rural Minnesotans have to deal with. Although Worthington residents have access to a high-speed connection, much of rural Nobles County does not. Nobles County was ranked 35th out of the...
October 5, 2016 - 9:52pm
September 28, 2016
Nobles County makes strides in broadband thanks to Blandin Foundation
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County has put its focus on inclusion over the last two years, creating a bevy of resources for immigrants and refugees...
September 28, 2016 - 9:37pm
September 8, 2016
Building in Bigelow: New Habitat for Humanity home planned following demolition
BIGELOW -- A blighted property in this Nobles County community is now on the road to significant improvement. A ceremony took place Wednesday...
September 8, 2016 - 9:34pm
Done deal: AGCO buys former Farley’s & Sathers facility
ROUND LAKE -- AGCO Jackson Operations has purchased Ferrara Candy Co.’s facility in Round Lake, a warehouse which the agricultural equipment...
September 8, 2016 - 9:15pm
July 18, 2016
WREDC, Chamber in midst of business outreach effort
WORTHINGTON -- The message is simple: We’re here to help. That’s the goal of a new effort undertaken by the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce and Worthington Regional Economic Development Corp. (WREDC), as the agencies are working together to reach out to independent and...
July 18, 2016 - 9:03pm
May 24, 2016
Showing the money: SWIF and others offer financial help for small businesses
WORTHINGTON — Kimberly Schroeder wasn’t sure how she was going to open a cosmetology school in Worthington, but she knew she would. “From...
May 24, 2016 - 11:23am
May 2, 2016
Column: Housing shortages force companies to think outside the box
WORTHINGTON — Throughout Minnesota and particularly in rural parts of this great state, there exists a shortage in housing supply. This shortage varies in intensity within various housing segments. While other parts of the state and indeed the country have experienced wide swings...
May 2, 2016 - 4:06pm
April 8, 2016
New lab touted for Worthington at BiO Conference
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington BiO Conference drew to a close Friday afternoon with a look at an exciting prospect for Worthington in the field...
April 8, 2016 - 10:10pm
April 6, 2016
WORTHINGTON — The 12th annual Worthington BiO Conference, planned and coordinated by the Worthington Regional Economic Development Corp., will begin today and continue through Friday at the Worthington Event Center. This year’s conference will feature two half-day programs, and...
April 6, 2016 - 9:18pm
March 29, 2016
Skilled labor shortages will be addressed at Bio Conference
WORTHINGTON — A professor will talk about a unique partnership that has developed over the last two years to solve skilled labor shortages in Overland, Kan., during the upcoming Worthington Bio Conference. “I don’t know a place in the United States that has what we have,”...
March 29, 2016 - 9:15pm
March 17, 2016
New look for 12th BiO Conference
WORTHINGTON — After 11 years and dozens of informative speakers, the Worthington BiO Conference is changing things up a bit, both in its format...
March 17, 2016 - 9:26pm
February 16, 2016
WREDC annual meeting Thursday open to public
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Regional Economic Development Corp. (WREDC) will host its Membership Annual Meeting Thursday at the Worthington Event Center. The social hour will start at 5:30 p.m., and dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m. The meeting is open to the public. Tickets for...
February 16, 2016 - 10:15pm
January 28, 2016
First State Bank Southwest gives to housing effort
WORTHINGTON — First State Bank Southwest has donated $10,000 in an effort to ease the housing shortage facing Nobles County. “It’s heartwarming...
January 28, 2016 - 11:06pm
January 26, 2016
Pregnancy center receives award
January 26, 2016 - 8:28pm
January 11, 2016
WREDC, JBS establish rental housing fund
WORTHINGTON — Worthington Regional and Economic Development Corp. and JBS announced Monday the creation of the WREDC Rental Housing Challenge Fund. The fund was created to encourage building new multi-unit market rate rental properties. JBS seeded the fund with a $50,000 donation...
January 11, 2016 - 8:46pm