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Data: Feb. 13, 2013


ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Lyon County Sheriff's Office investigated a rollover accident reported at 6:45 p.m. Monday in the 1400 block of Harding Avenue. A 1997 Chevy Van owned by Pizza Ranch and operated by Russell Palmer, 48, of Rock Rapids, went out of control, entered the east ditch and rolled approximately three times before coming to rest in a field. Palmer was transported by Lyon County Ambulance to Sanford Rock Rapids with minor injuries. The van received $7,000 in damages.


BREWSTER -- The Nobles County Sheriff's Office received a report of threatening text messages at 7:49 p.m. Monday from 10th Street.

WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department investigated a burglary reported at 8:31 a.m. Tuesday from the 800 block of 10th Street.

WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department located a shoplifter at 2:57 p.m. Tuesday during a walk-through at Walmart. A male was warned for trespassing.


Mike and Jenna Ahlers, Worthington, are the parents of a girl, Stella Margaret, born Jan. 10 at Sanford Hospital, Sioux Falls, S.D. Grandparents are Tom and Tammy Ahlers, Fulda, Kevin Goedtke, Fulda, and Vicky Goedtke, Sioux Falls. Great-grandparents are Dell and Margaret Goedtke, Fulda, and Dale and Elaine Weaver, Ottumwa, Iowa.