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Icy conditions cause several accidents in local area

November 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

The following accidents were reported yesterday due to the icy conditions the local area saw:
WILMONT — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office responded to an accident involving a car in the ditch on its roof at 11:29 a.m. Monday at the intersection…continue reading on dglobe.com

Letter: Wilmont’s contract with sheriff’s office not needed

October 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Dave and Norma Balster, Wilmont

Wilmont citizens are being asked to vote on whether to continue a contract with the Nobles County Sheriff’s Office. At a cost of almost $8,000 a year, an officer will drive through town a minimum of f…continue reading on dglobe.com

At Wilmont park, a family reunites

July 28, 2013 in Uncategorized

WILMONT — “Sieve, party of 200+?” might have been the host’s query had the Sieve family reunion sought seats at an area restaurant.
But on a breezy July Saturday at Wilmont’s Hilltop Park, local farmer Gary Sieve decided instead to grill u…continue reading on dglobe.com

At Wilmont park, a family reunites

July 28, 2013 in Uncategorized

WILMONT — “Sieve, party of 200+?” might have been the host’s query had the Sieve family reunion sought seats at an area restaurant.
But on a breezy July Saturday at Wilmont’s Hilltop Park, local farmer Gary Sieve decided instead to grill u…continue reading on dglobe.com

Fire departments paged to blaze at rural residence

April 15, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

WILMONT – The Wilmont and Rushmore fire departments were dispatched Monday afternoon to a house fire on Nobles County 13.
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Column: Got a car? Wilmont’s just up the road

January 4, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Wilmont is having a bad time. The liquor store was closed on Monday, New Year’s Eve. A question mark hangs over the bowling alley/cafe. It is just hard to keep Wilmont World rolling. Continue Reading

Hard times for Wilmont’s cafe

December 28, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Community-owned operation struggles to remain open Continue Reading

Wilmont Liquor to close

December 27, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Last night of business is New Year’s Eve
WILMONT When a couple of “For Sale” signs go up in the windows of Main Street businesses in a town the size of Wilmont, it’s enough to cause concern throughout the community especially when the two businesses are the bar and the café, local gathering places for noon meals and draft beers. Continue Reading

Wilmont firefighter remembered at memorial dedication

October 5, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Marvin Huisman among those honored at Sunday event
WORTHINGTON A new memorial on the Minnesota Capitol’s south grounds in St. Paul pays tribute to 207 of the state’s firefighters who have died in the line of duty since 1881. Among the names etched on the 100 steel pipes forming the 6,000-square-foot Minnesota Fallen Firefighters Memorial is former Wilmont firefighter Marvin Huisman. Continue Reading

Driving refresher course in Wilmont

August 7, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WILMONT A Defensive Driving refresher course will be offered from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 16 at the Wilmont Community Center. Continue Reading