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Sam Cook paddles into retirement: After 38 years as the Duluth News Tribune’s outdoors writer, Cook hangs up his notebook
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City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
December 7, 2016
Craving coffee: Businesses, others hopeful for downtown jolt
WORTHINGTON — This city has been without a downtown coffee shop since BenLee’s Cafe, located on 10th Street, moved out earlier this year...
December 7, 2016 - 9:43pm
December 2, 2016
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
WORTHINGTON — Go ahead. Tell Kevin Donovan “no,” or that something can’t be done, or that he isn’t the man to do it. Then sit back,...
December 2, 2016 - 8:47pm
November 17, 2016
Tax abatement program gaining steam
WORTHINGTON — The push for housing by local leaders has yielded results, thanks in part to the Nobles Home Initiative (NHI) tax abatement. The program — which debuted on April 1, 2014 — offers up to a 100 percent property tax rebate for new construction property value for...
November 17, 2016 - 9:59pm
October 25, 2016
New 72-unit apartment complex planned for Grand Avenue
WORTHINGTON — With the Grand Avenue extension completed, development of new housing is on its way. North Development Group (NDG), an Illinois developer, plans to build 72 rental housing units on a property located on the northeast corner of Grand Avenue and Darling Drive. NDG entered...
October 25, 2016 - 9:40pm
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