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August 25, 2018
Brewster confinement barn approved; Worthington cleaning business moved forward
WORTHINGTON — Two Nobles County planning boards on Wednesday gave their seal of approval to two rural business projects. The Nobles County Board of Adjustment approved a variance for a 164-by-122-foot total confinement barn, to be built south of Brewster by local resident Michael...
August 25, 2018 - 11:03am
August 4, 2018
Widboom seeks permit to temporarily stockpile dirt on land just outside city limits
WORTHINGTON — Between 12,000 and 13,000 truckloads of soil and clay are in the process of being hauled out to the Matt Widboom farm north of Worthington this summer. Widboom, working with Mathiowetz Construction, is taking the fill being dug up from the County Ditch 12 flood mitigation...
August 4, 2018 - 9:48am
July 28, 2018
Henning Construction moves closer to obtaining permit
WORTHINGTON — After receiving preliminary approval from the county’s Joint Jurisdictional Committee and Planning Commission, Henning Construction Inc. is two steps closer to obtaining a conditional use permit to operate a gravel, asphalt and concrete stockpiling operation just...
July 28, 2018 - 10:22am
July 21, 2018
Variance approved for Nobles County swine farm expansion
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Board of Adjustment on Wednesday evening approved a request from Trent and Jesse Slater, doing business as Slater Brothers Livestock, to construct a total confinement swine finishing barn in the northeast quarter of the southeast quarter of Section...
July 21, 2018 - 10:27am
June 30, 2018
Rail to Road, hog barn get planning board’s OK
WORTHINGTON — Wednesday’s night’s Nobles County Planning Commission meeting was unusually long and contentious. Nearly a dozen area residents...
June 30, 2018 - 8:21am
March 3, 2018
Road maintenance concerns raised during hearing for new livestock facility
WORTHINGTON — Nick Henning’s requests to construct two 2,400-head swine barns in Graham Lakes Township drew considerable discussion during both the Nobles County Board of Adjustment and subsequent Planning Commission meeting Wednesday night in Worthington.
March 3, 2018 - 10:31am
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 23, 2017
Business owner seeks permit for multiple land use plans
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Planning Commission on Wednesday addressed a request from Mike Fogelman, owner of Mike’s Mini Excavating, to operate a home-extended business on a parcel he recently purchased near Fulda.
December 23, 2017 - 9:46am
August 26, 2017
Planning Commission to recommend permit for vehicle storage
WORTHINGTON — Members of the Nobles County Planning Commission unanimously approved a conditional use permit for Jose Vasquez, Worthington, to store up to 30 vehicles on his site at 19378 Paul Ave.
August 26, 2017 - 7:37am
May 18, 2017
Prairie View water project gets initial approva
WORTHINGTON — The Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District received preliminary approval during a Wednesday night Nobles County Planning Commission meeting to move forward with its plans for a water filtration and water quality improvement project on the former Prairie View Golf Links....
May 18, 2017 - 7:48pm
March 23, 2017
Collection of 99 vehicles too many for rural acreage
WORTHINGTON — One month after his initial appearance before the Nobles County Planning Commission, Elk Township resident Jose Vasquez went...
March 23, 2017 - 9:01pm
Commission addresses concern over vehicles stored on acreage
WORTHINGTON — A Worthington businessman appeared before the Nobles County Planning Commission Wednesday night after some neighbors raised concern about the number of vehicles he has parked on his acreage. Jose Vasquez, who owns an automobile repair shop along Worthington’s First...
February 23, 2017 - 9:12pm
August 25, 2016
Planning Commission approves permit for Local Harvest; reviews gravel pit operation
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Planning Commission Wednesday night approved a request from Jake and Jill Cuperus, doing business as Local Harvest, to operate a commercial/recreational facility on the former Prairie View Golf Links outside of Worthington.
August 25, 2016 - 9:18pm
July 28, 2016
Planning Commission approves after-the-fact permit
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Planning Commission approved an after-the-fact permit for Steve and Barb Bents, doing business as MG Vaults LLC, rural Rushmore, during a brief meeting Wednesday night. The Bents have operated the vault-making business from their farm since January...
July 28, 2016 - 9:21pm
December 18, 2009
Septic system ordinances could change
WORTHINGTON - The Nobles County Planning Commission Wednesday night approved an updated subsurface sewage treatment ordinance that will, if approved by county commissioners, require all property owners to have a compliant septic system in operation at the point of sale or transfer...
December 18, 2009 - 12:00am