October 7, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
FULDA Interstate Power and Light Company, an Alliant Energy company, is helping an ethanol plant in southwestern Minnesota save energy with a new fan system. Heron Lake BioEnergy earned a substantial rebate check from Alliant Energy for work to convert its coal-fired boiler system to natural gas, and reduce electrical use at the same time. Continue Reading
September 25, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON The Worthington Masonic Lodge will be hosting a pancake breakfast from 8 a.m. to12:30 p.m. Sunday at the Elks Lodge to raise funds for the Worthington Police Department and Nobles County Sheriff’s Office K-9 programs. Continue Reading
July 18, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
Toni Smith hired by Nobles County to help with rebuilding process
WORTHINGTON Moving forward.
The phrase has been used a lot lately in Nobles County government after former county administrator Mel Ruppert’s tenure came to an end, and it isn’t a phrase used lightly. Continue Reading
June 20, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
Teams near $100,000 goal to help in fight against cancer
WORTHINGTON The 16th annual Nobles County Relay for Life is just a day away, and this year’s 21 fundraising teams and more than 180 team members are turning in cash, checks and coins in hopes of reaching a $100,000 goal this year to help in the fight against cancer. Continue Reading
June 19, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
School district asking for help to repair building, replace worn equipment
FULDA The Aquasize group in Fulda hasn’t been able to meet since January, but most of the members are getting quite the workout these days by scrubbing, cleaning and painting. Some are even making their husbands help. Continue Reading
May 21, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
SWCD, NRCS available to help farmers with erosion issues
WORTHINGTON A wind advisory issued for today and a forecast for potentially heavy rains as early as Wednesday have the potential to wreak even more havoc on eroding topsoil across southwest Minnesota’s farmland. Continue Reading
April 4, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
ST. PAUL Jacob Gould used to dream of being a professional wrestler, but now the 12-year-old with a new law named after him wants to devote his life to helping others wrestle with problems like almost cost him his life.
“If I can help just one kid, it would be 100 percent worth it,” the Clara City sixth-grader said. Continue Reading
January 21, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO Meredith Olafson rubs her hands across her swollen belly and says this will be her last baby.
December 17, 2011 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO Starting college after spending five years in the Army was an adjustment for Josh Lueck.
November 30, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe
Editor’s Note: The Heron Lake Watershed District spans roughly 472 square miles in portions of Nobles, Murray, Cottonwood and Jackson counties. This is the second in a series of three stories published this week about projects within the watershed aimed at addressing water quality and flood control.
WILMONT Cost-share dollars offered through the Heron Lake Watershed District (HLWD) can be used for a variety of projects. Continue Reading