Ambulance 5:20 p.m. Wednesday: 900 block of McMillan Street, Worthington, dementia patient. 2:09 p.m. Thursday, 1800 block of College Way, adult male with dementia transported. Police Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: underage party, 11:41 p.m., Jackson. Fourteen individuals were cited for underage consumption.
SLAYTON — The no wake restriction has been lifted on all Murray County lakes, with the exception of Lake Shetek and Bloody Lake, according to Murray County Sheriff Steve Telkamp.
Ambulance 7:02 p.m. Tuesday: 1900 block of Cecilee Street, Worthington, elderly female had fallen and hit her head. 7:20 p.m. Tuesday: 500 block of Connecticut Avenue, Adrian, unresponsive male. 1:18 a.m. Wednesday: 200 block of 12th Street, Worthington, adult male overdose of pills. 7:53 a.m. Wednesday: 1200 block of Third Avenue, Worthington, juvenile female having a seizure.
WORTHINGTON — Officials from townships, cities and other public entities in Nobles County will meet with representatives from FEMA and Homeland Security Emergency Management (HSEM) to conduct a joint preliminary damage assessment (PDA) Monday. The PDA will review damages to public property and infrastructure from the heavy rains in June to determine if they are eligible for disaster assistance, according to Nobles County Emergency Management Director Joyce Jacobs.
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County Emergency Management is collecting information from private property owners (homes and businesses) that received major damage from the heavy rains in June. In the event that any assistance programs become available, the information is needed to see if the county would qualify to participate. If Nobles County damages meet program guidelines, those programs are typically in the form of low interest loans.
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce through the Community Image Committee is sponsoring a “Flower Power – Yard of the Week.” This week’s recipient is Edwin and Norma Johanning, 1905 Dorothea Blvd.
ADRIAN — Adrian’s annual Christmas in July celebration has little to do with Christmas this year and more to do with food, music and fun times. Events get underway Friday with the seventh annual Ribs & Rims car show and rib feed from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. A free will offering will be taken, with all proceeds benefiting Adrian Ambulance and the Adrian, Ellsworth, Lismore and Rushmore fire departments.
BREWSTER — It’s time for some fun in the sun at Brewster’s annual Fun Days celebration this weekend. Events are planned Friday evening through Sunday morning. Following is a complete schedule: Friday 5 p.m.: Pizza in the Brewster park shelter. 5:30 p.m.: Kiddie Pedal Pull for children ages 4-11, registration opens at 5 p.m. on Fourth Avenue in front of the school.
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota Department of Agriculture will hold a public hearing on its proposed rule on nitrogen fertilizer use Thursday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Minnesota West Community and Technical College in Worthington. The proposed rule would restrict farmers from applying nitrogen fertilizer in the fall or on frozen soils that are vulnerable to nitrate contamination.
WORTHINGTON — In the penultimate concert of the “Amazing” Worthington City Band’s 125th season, “Sweet Caroline” and “Amazing Grace” are among the tunes scheduled for the night’s program.