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Housing commissioner talks options

December 19, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Community members weigh in on housing issue
WORTHINGTON In a public forum Wednesday, Minnesota Housing Commissioner Mary Tingerthal said the local housing problem can’t be solved all at once. Continue Reading

Walz talks about energy bill

April 5, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The U.S. needs to reduce its dependence on foreign oil and that is exactly what Rep. Tim Walz touted during his roundtable discussion Thursday morning at the Biotechnology Advancement Center. Continue Reading

Walz talks about energy bill (with video)

April 4, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The U.S. needs to reduce its dependence on foreign oil and that is exactly what Rep. Tim Walz touted during his roundtable discussion Thursday morning at the Biotechnology Advancement Center. Continue Reading

Bonding bill sets up three-way talks

March 28, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Senators likely to vote on their measure Friday
ST. PAUL One of the 2012 Minnesota Legislature’s prime tasks is to approve public facility repair and construction funds, but the three proposals vary widely as lawmakers look to wrap up their work for the year. Continue Reading

County talks EM position

March 27, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Decision anticipated at April 3 meeting
WORTHINGTON One week after Nobles County department heads, county commissioners David Benson and Bob Demuth Jr. and other administrative committee members met regarding the future of the Emergency Management office, the full board came together Tuesday for its first open discussion since the dismissal of the county’s EM director, Emily Cenzano, earlier this month. Continue Reading

Voter ID’s first talks

February 1, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Four of 30 witnesses speak in favor of amendment
ST. PAUL Opponents of requiring photo identifications for voters talked against it for hours Wednesday, knowing their chances of stopping the proposal were slim. Continue Reading

County talks budget, levy increases

August 23, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Not-to-exceed levy must be set by Sept. 15
WORTHINGTON After a two-hour discussion Tuesday afternoon on the 2012 budget and levy, Nobles County commissioners are slightly closer to setting a not-to-exceed levy by their Sept. 15 deadline. Continue Reading

Final budget talks start with no agreements

May 16, 2011 in West Central Tribune

ST. PAUL — A week remains before Minnesota legislators must go home, but there was no progress apparent in the first overall budget negotiating session this morning.
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Union talks stall NRHCS split

May 11, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Employees want to protect their positions
LUVERNE The committee tasked with working out issues to dissolve the Nobles-Rock Community Health Services agency met in Luverne Wednesday morning to continue discussions related to the approaching Dec. 31 split. Much of the two-hour meeting, however, was spent discussing the recent move by public health employees to unionize. Continue Reading

NFL owners trim requested revenue

March 9, 2011 in West Central Tribune

WASHINGTON Players’ union leader DeMaurice Smith indicated Wednesday that NFL owners have lowered from $1 billion to $800 million the amount of additional revenues they want to take off the top of their $9 billion business. Continue Reading