WORTHINGTON - Cooperative Farmers Elevator is in the midst of planning a 3 million bushel flat storage facility at their Bigelow location. CEO Rob Jacobs spoke with the Nobles County Commissioners Tuesday, asking about potential abatements for the proposed $6 to $6.5 million facility.
WORTHINGTON - Nobles County Public Works Director Stephen Schnieder on Tuesday told the board of commissioners that weight restrictions on a bridge on County State Aid Highway 19 south of CSAH 32 has been posted after an inspection showed the timber piling is deteriorating.
SLAYTON - A rural Fulda man who was charged last year for filing false income tax returns and earlier this year for theft by swindle and fraud will make a first appearance in Murray County District Court today on more felony charges. Philip Kramer, age 39, of Fulda, will appear on 10 felony counts that include aiding and abetting arson, racketeering, coercion, theft by swindle and more.
SLAYTON - In a letter to parents from Murray County Central Superintendent Joe Meyer, he reported that as of the snow day February 20, there were seven school days that needed to be made up.
WORTHINGTON - A 76-year-old Brewster man who has owned Jim's Amoco for decades is facing multiple charges in Nobles County District Court for nonconsensual sexual contact with at least six victims - one of whom was 14 years old at the time.