Nobles County News


10/16/2018 12:58 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Nobles County at Center of Immigration Debate 

The American Civil Liberties Union is suing Nobles County and its sheriff, Kent Wilkening, accusing him of exceeding authority by holding people suspected of violating immigration law. Nobles County is three hours southwest of the Twin Cities.


09/29/2018 02:21 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Union wants Minnesota workers hired for wind farm construction 

With several wind farm projects in development in southwest Minnesota and more on the way, it's an exciting time for area construction workers. Laborers' International Union of North America Minnesota has identified 19 wind farm projects in development now or in the near future, including wind farms in Nobles, Jackson, Cottonwood, Rock and Pipestone counties.


09/15/2018 11:54 AM  ~~~Source~~~
New supervisor for court administration 

Lori Klein is the new court operations supervisor at the Pipestone County court administration office at the courthouse. She replaces Cyndi Sutherland, who is now the court business systems coordinator and provides training throughout the Fifth Judicial District, which includes Pipestone County.


09/09/2018 07:51 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Man Dies in Hunting Accident in Southwestern Minnesota 

A Worthington man has died in a hunting accident in southwestern Minnesota. The Nobles County Sheriff's Office was called to the Eagle Lake Wildlife Management Area around 6:45 a.m. Saturday.


09/08/2018 07:51 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Worthington man dies in hunting accident 

A hunting accident was reported to the Sheriff's Department at 6:42am at the Eagle Lake wildlife management area near Sunberg Avenue and 130th Street in Graham Lakes township. The Nobles County Sheriff's office, Fulda Ambulance, Brewster Fire and Rescue and Minnesota Department of Natural Resources all responded.