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County approves new policies to boost employee morale

December 18, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Tuesday morning marked the final Nobles County board meeting for outgoing commissioners David Benson, Diane Thier and Vern Leistico, and while there were well wishes, a break for birthday cupcakes for Leistico and a bit of reflection on the trio’s combined 38 years of public service, there was also much work to be done. Continue Reading

District 518 board approves FLY annual report, sets date for Truth in Taxation meeting

September 18, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

District 518 float wins top prize in King Turkey Day parade
WORTHINGTON The September meeting of the District 518 Board of Education, hosted Tuesday at the Worthington High School (WHS) media center, was snappy and routine. Continue Reading

Council approves specifications for infrastructure work

August 27, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Plans and specifications for about $4 million in infrastructure improvements in an area near the city’s Bioscience Industrial Park were approved Monday night by the Worthington City Council. Continue Reading

County approves settlement

August 21, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Former EM director Emily Cenzano, dismissed in March, to receive $16,000
WORTHINGTON Following a 15-minute closed session at the start of Tuesday’s board meeting, Nobles County commissioners approved a settlement with former Emergency Management Director Emily Cenzano. Continue Reading

City approves loan to hotel developers

July 23, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON It took more than 90 minutes of discussion and questions, but in the end the Worthington City Council unanimously approved the $400,000 bridge loan to the Lexington Hotel Development (LHD), contingent on the stipulation that all of the personal guarantees are verified. Continue Reading

Worthington City Council approves change order requests to fire station

June 25, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Approximately $8,000 will be saved on landscaping around the new Worthington fire station because of a proposal awarded to a Slayton company, according to Worthington City Administrator Craig Clark. Continue Reading

Council approves path along Lake Avenue

June 11, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON With a full house looking on Monday night, the Worthington City Council approved a request from the Park and Recreation Advisory Board to put a sidewalk on property at 620 Lake Avenue in the interest of public safety. Continue Reading

Murray County approves redistricting plan

May 1, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

SLAYTON Murray County Commissioners approved a redistricting plan with a 4-1 vote Tuesday morning. Continue Reading

School board approves remediation program

April 17, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The Worthington School District 518 Board of Education approved a fifth- through eighth-grade summer school remediation program as an additional method for students to be held accountable for their grades. Continue Reading

County approves plans to improve Ditch 12

April 4, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON As part of their lengthy agenda of items to cover Tuesday, Nobles County Commissioners did approve plans for minor alterations to be made to Nobles County Ditch 12, which flows through the city of Worthington, crosses under Interstate 90, winds around the Travelodge and passes under U.S. 59, just south of 27th Street. Continue Reading