Sanford Employee of the year announced

WORTHINGTON - Sanford Worthington named their employee of the year on Wednesday, naming long-time nurse Pat Van Waus.

County letters of termination to drug task force rescinded

WORTHINGTON - Changes to the voting make-up of the Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force Board were approved this week during a meeting of that board, and the three counties involved - Murray, Nobles and Pipestone - rescinded their letters to terminate the agreement. The three counties had all submitted termination letters a few months ago amidst turmoil on the board regarding voting rights and chain of command. The counties pulling out would have effectively ended the task force.

Nobles County Spring Load Restrictions extended

WORTHINGTON - Spring Load Restrictions for Nobles County gravel roads have been extended until next week Thursday, May 16, according to Nobles County Public Works Director Stephen Schneider.

District 518 approves $4 million high school addition

WORTHINGTON - Worthington's District 518 School Board voted unanimously Tuesday to move ahead with a $4 million second story addition to the Worthington High School, but how they will pay for it was left undecided.

District 518 to hold special meeting Tuesday

WORTHINGTON - Worthington's School District 518 will hold a special meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Worthington High School Media Center, with the key topics listed on the agenda as a high school addition project, a collaborative project with the city and county for community education space and action on a future referendum.