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Data: Nov. 27, 2017
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January 3, 2018
Nobles County commissioners send land use request back to planning commission
WORTHINGTON — In its first meeting of the new year, Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday elected Robert Demuth Jr. to serve as board chairman for 2018, with Matt Widboom elected vice-chairman. During the relatively short meeting, commissioners discussed a recommendation from the...
January 3, 2018 - 7:41am
December 30, 2017
Mattress recycling program to start next spring in Nobles County
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County residents will soon be able to recycle their used mattresses at less than half the cost they currently pay. At the same time, they’ll help keep the large, bulky items from filling up the local landfill. During a work session of the county’s board...
December 30, 2017 - 9:12am
December 20, 2017
USFWS to restore wetlands on Bloom Township parcel
WORTHINGTON — A representative from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service appeared before Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday to discuss a 97-acre Bloom Township parcel that will be restored to wetlands, native prairie grasses and forbs.
December 20, 2017 - 9:15am
Wilmont, Nobles County Sheriff’s Office contract again
WILMONT — The city of Wilmont and the Nobles County Sheriff’s Office have entered into a contract once again after an approximately three-year hiatus. During their Tuesday morning meeting, the Nobles County commissioners approved the $7,280 annual contract that will provide regular...
December 20, 2017 - 8:41am
County approves 2018 budget, levy
WORTHINGTON — In the final board meeting of the year, Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday approved a 3.2 percent levy increase — for a total levy of $13,611,729 — and a 2018 budget of $39,574,397. After much discussion in recent months about the budget and levy, little was...
December 20, 2017 - 7:34am
December 16, 2017
With 10 percent of staff at retirement age, Nobles County talks succession planning
WORTHINGTON — With an unemployment rate of just over 2.1 percent in Nobles County, many employers are challenged to find qualified candidates to fill key positions, and the government sector is not immune.
December 16, 2017 - 9:02am
December 9, 2017
Nobles County highlights $34.4 million budget for 2018
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Board of Commissioners conducted a public hearing Thursday evening on the proposed 2018 budget and levy, but attendance was limited primarily to department heads. During the less-than-20-minute meeting, County Administrator Tom Johnson detailed a...
December 9, 2017 - 8:06am
Nobles County to seek bonding for multi-use facility
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners on Thursday authorized up to $10,000 for engineering firm LHB to assemble a report for the Minnesota Legislature in hopes of securing bonding money for a new library/multi-use facility in Worthington.
December 9, 2017 - 7:34am
December 5, 2017
County to present 2018 budget in public meeting
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Board of Commissioners will host a public meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday in the Board of Commissioners meeting room, located on the third floor of the Government Center, 315 10th St., Worthington. The 2018 proposed budget and tax levy will be discussed...
December 5, 2017 - 8:31am
December 2, 2017
Nobles County commissioners hash out 2018 salaries
WORTHINGTON — As Nobles County moves into the final weeks of 2017, its finance department is still crunching numbers on the 2018 budget, whittling down a proposed 5.94 percent levy increase from September to a 3.2 percent levy increase today. The budget and levy won’t be finalized...
December 2, 2017 - 7:25am
November 22, 2017
Cost savings extends bond money to new projects
WORTHINGTON — With the construction season winding down and many of the projects finished or nearing completion on the county’s Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) list, Nobles County commissioners were informed during a public hearing Tuesday that approximately $380,000 of the $6.4...
November 22, 2017 - 7:33am
New Fashion Pork seeks to build feed mill
WORTHINGTON — Jackson-based New Fashion Pork plans to construct a new $10-million feed mill, but just where it will be located is yet to be...
November 22, 2017 - 7:33am
November 8, 2017
County approves increase in medical services for jail inmates
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday approved a contract amendment between the Nobles County Jail and Mend Correctional Care to increase medical services at the jail. When the contract was written in 2012, the average daily population at the jail was 34 inmates....
November 8, 2017 - 6:56am
November 1, 2017
Nobles County talks funding for fairgrounds road
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners had a lengthy discussion during their Tuesday morning work session about replacement of the paved road on the Nobles County Fairgrounds in Worthington. The pavement that extends from Stower Drive north to the grandstand is in need of replacement,...
November 1, 2017 - 7:34am
Budget committee whittles away at county levy increase
WORTHINGTON — After setting Nobles County’s not-to-exceed levy increase at 5.94 percent in late September, commissioners presented a new budget with a projected 3.13 percent levy increase during a Tuesday morning work session. The further budget cut represents the elimination...
November 1, 2017 - 6:51am