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At long last: Ribbon-cutting heralds completion of four-lane highway work

November 22, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — After nearly 50 years of effort, Minnesota 60 from the Iowa state line to Interstate 90 at Worthington is now open.
The $67 million project was lauded Friday during a ribbon- cutting ceremony at the U.S. 59/Minnesota 60/Nobles County…continue reading on dglobe.com

At long last: Ribbon-cutting heralds completion of four-lane highway work

November 22, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — After nearly 50 years of effort, Minnesota 60 from the Iowa state line to Interstate 90 at Worthington is now open.
The $67 million project was lauded Friday during a ribbon- cutting ceremony at the U.S. 59/Minnesota 60/Nobles County…continue reading on dglobe.com

Image: Burlap battle

August 4, 2013 in Uncategorized

Dawson Svalland (from left), Canden Crockett, Nevaeh Soto, Ryker James and Trey Jensen compete in a sack race Saturday during Swampy Days festivities in Bigelow….continue reading on dglobe.com

Swampy Days gears up for good times this weekend

July 31, 2013 in Uncategorized

BIGELOW — With perhaps the most unusually named festival in the region, the residents of Bigelow are putting the finishing touches on their 13th annual Swampy Days, set for Friday and Saturday.Events get underway Friday with the annual horseshoe tou…continue reading on dglobe.com

Fire destroys structures in rural Bigelow

July 2, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

BIGELOW A brush fire that was thought to be extinguished sparked a building fire that destroyed an old corn crib and a hoop structure Monday night in Section 22 of Wilson Township, Osceola County. Continue Reading

Barn destroyed in Iowa fire

June 12, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

BIGELOW – An rural Bigelow barn was destroyed and 27 calves died in a Tuesday night fire just south of the Minnesota-Iowa state line. Continue Reading

History of Bigelow to be presented

April 3, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Ken Zylstra will discuss the history of Bigelow, showcasing a collection of photos at the Nobles County Historical Society’s annual meeting Sunday. Continue Reading

Hog fire in Bigelow

February 8, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Blaze erupts in the early hours of Wednesday
BIGELOW Hundreds of pigs were reportedly killed early Wednesday morning and two buildings destroyed in a hog confinement fire in rural Bigelow. Continue Reading

Bigelow reacts to possible P.O. closure

October 27, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

BIGELOW With more and more people communicating via email, Facebook and Twitter, paying their utility bills online and filing tax returns over the Internet, the U.S. Postal Service is in dire straits. Continue Reading

Bigelow gets ready for weekend Swampy Days

August 3, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

BIGELOW Bigelow’s 11th annual Swampy Days is this weekend and features the kind of family fun only a festival can offer. Continue Reading