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Accidents READING — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Department responded to a car/deer accident at 6:13 p.m. Sunday on the intersection of County Road 25 and County Road 7. LEOTA —The Nobles County Sheriff’s Department responded to an accident at 2:21 a.m. Monday on County Road 20. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a hit and run at 4 p.m. at JBS. Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 4:55 a.m.
JACKSON — The next deadline is Feb. 21 for Operation Round Up funds from Federated Rural Electric’s Trust. Operation Round Up involves about 70 percent of Federated’s members in Jackson and Martin counties. They allow their monthly electric bills to be rounded up to the nearest dollar amount. The “rounded up” change goes into a trust fund. An independent trust board, which consists of Federated members, evaluates local funding requests and distributes the funds. The application form can be downloaded from Federated’s website: www.federatedrea.coop .
ST. CLOUD — Marco Inc. has acquired Twin Cities-based TelePro Communications Inc. to expand the technology services to its clients. TelePro is a telecom carrier agent that recommends and supports services from a number of local, long distance, Internet and data providers across the United States. It currently serves approximately 2,500 customers. “We have had a relationship with TelePro for over 10 years, so we appreciate their commitment to client satisfaction and the quality of services provided,” Marco CEO Jeff Gau said.
WILMONT — The lending team of United Prairie Bank in Wilmont has gained a longtime banker in Michael Christensen. A graduate of Dana College in Blair, Neb., and the Graduate School of Banking in Colorado, Christensen has an extensive background in leadership and ag lending. He is a familiar face in the Wilmont and Worthington area, having spent a good portion of his banking career in the area. “I am thrilled to join the United Prairie team to take on a new challenge in my career,” he said.
PIPESTONE — The Pipestone County Museum is again offering free admission on Saturdays now through Memorial Day weekend. The exhibits currently on display at the museum include: “125 Years, Pipestone...
WORTHINGTON — The Southwest Crisis Center is seeking nominations for its Faces of Hope fundraiser banquet, which honors individuals who have made a difference in the lives of victims of...
The Missoula Children’s Theater audition for the “Secret Garden” is rescheduling on Tuesday, due to the cancellation of school on Monday. Auditions will be held at 3:45 p.m. Tuesday at the Memorial Auditorium, 714 13th Street. For more information call (507) 376-9101.
Accidents WORTHINGTON – The Worthington Police Department responded to a hit and run accident at 6:21 p.m. Friday at 1475 Spring Avenue. WORTHINGTON – The Worthington Police Department responded to a crash at 6:46 p.m. Saturday at 622 Lake Avenue. WORTHINGTON – The Worthington Police Department responded to a crash at 2:11 a.m. Sunday on 230th Street. WORTHINGTON – The Worthington Police Department responded to a crash at 12:14 p.m.
WORTHINGTON — A former Worthington man made his initial appearance in Nobles County District Court Tuesday on charges of burglary, property damage and trespassing. Marshall Bejarno, 27, of Granite Falls, was arrested Dec. 13 after Worthington Police Department investigated an alleged break-in at Graham Tire. The complaint states on the night of Dec.
WORTHINGTON — A Worthington man facing multiple charges in connection with an alleged domestic assault incident made his initial appearance in Nobles County District Court Tuesday. Jose Bonilla, 41, pleaded not guilty to third- and fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct charges during his initial appearance on Tuesday. Bonilla was arrested Dec.