Daily Globe News
WORTHINGTON — The Boy Scouts of America Sioux Council is forming a new Cub Scout Pack in Worthington. Local Scout leader Steve Schempp will conduct a Join Scouting drive for boys in grades 1-5 at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Prairie Elementary School in Worthington. The purpose of Boy Scouts of America is to provide an educational program for boys and young adults to build character, train in the responsibilities of citizenship and encourage personal fitness. To learn more about area Scouting opportunities, go to www.siouxbsa.org; or contact Schemp, (240) 434-6504, or firstname.lastname@example.org .
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council went into closed session — twice — Monday to discuss two different items. The first item discussed during the special meeting was the consideration of an offer for city-owned property located on U.S. Highway 59 north. According to the materials provided by the city, the parcel is 17.68 acres in total. However, City Administrator Craig Clark said that parcel has yet to be subdivided. A new lot layout would eventually make it an eight-acre site. City staff revealed who had submitted the offer to the council following the closure of the meeting.
Correction Mugs and insulated bags are not welcome gifts for new book club members in the Friends of the Library book club. Instead, they are premium gifts that will be offered to adults who read 12 or more books in the Nobles County Library’s adult winter reading program, which runs from Jan. 1-March 31. This information was stated incorrectly in the photo cutline in Monday’s Daily Globe. Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Sheriff’s department investigated an accident at 9:13 p.m.
WORTHINGTON — Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University (FPU), a nine-week course providing families and individuals with practical tools to gain control of their finances and set themselves up for long-term financial success, is coming to Worthington. FPU classes will be at First United Methodist Church, 408 11th St. The classes will begin at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 5. The course meets once a week, during which a different lesson is taught by Ramsey on DVD followed by a small-group discussion.
LUVERNE — Denise Lee completed Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company’s two-part Mutual Managers’ School Aug. 27-29 and Nov. 12-14 in Grinnell, Iowa. She joined more than 50 participants from throughout the Midwest to learn more about a variety of topics, including mutual management, claims, underwriting, reinsurance, marketing and technology.
Accidents LISMORE — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office investigated a rollover accident reported at 7:54 p.m. Friday at the intersection of Nobles County 16 and Ahlers Avenue. No injuries were reported. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated an accident reported at 2:12 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of McMillan and Oxford streets. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated an accident reported at 12:07 p.m.
The “book tree” displayed by Nobles County Library during the third annual Love INC. Christmas Tree Forest Dec. 2-4 is shown. People attending the event were allowed to contribute money...
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a vehicle in the ditch on Nobles County 35, near Oliver Avenue, at 10:17 p.m. Wednesday. No injuries were reported. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash at 7:38 a.m. Thursday near Memorial Auditorium. BREWSTER — The Minnesota State Patrol responded to a one-vehicle rollover at 6:20 a.m. Thursday on Minnesota 60, west of Brewster.
WORTHINGTON — Schafer’s Health & Gifts will host a “Wish Amy Well Party” from noon to 7 p.m. Tuesday. The event will include treats as well as a sale on...
SIBLEY, Iowa — An open house event to welcome home Kirk Jervik will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Sibley Pizza Ranch. Jervik sustained burns to more...