REPRINT 1944: Injured Ellsworth Boy Returns from Hospital
Elmer DeBoer, 15, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jake DeBoer, who lived seven miles south of Worthington, went home from the hospital after having been shot in the right lung.
The bullet was lodged in the back... Posted on 7/12/09 at 4:00 AM
St. Mary’s School students performed their Christmas concert Wednesday night at the school. The 27 poinsettias in front of the stage represent each of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting last week.
Man kills 26 at school, including 20 kids
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — A man opened fire Friday inside two classrooms at the Connecticut elementary school where his mother was a teacher, killing 26 people, including 20 children, as youngsters cowered in corners and closets and trembled helplessly to the sound of shots reverberating through the building.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — On the eve of the funeral for a central Minnesota police officer killed in the line of duty, the man initially accused in the fatal shooting was released from jail after authorities said Tuesday they didn’t have enough evidence to file charges.
Ellsworth High graduate dies in incident at workplace
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A 2007 graduate of Ellsworth High School was found dead from a gunshot wound Tuesday afternoon inside her vehicle, in the parking lot of her place of employment on one of Sioux Falls’ busiest streets.
NEW YORK (AP) — A recently fired store worker shot a former colleague to death and then randomly started shooting others near the Empire State Building before he was shot by police officers, law enforcement officials said.
Gunman opens fire in Sikh Temple in Wisconsin
OAK CREEK, Wis. (AP) — An unidentified gunman killed six people at a Sikh temple in suburban Milwaukee on Sunday in a rampage that left terrified congregants hiding in closets and others texting friends outside for help.
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — A man killed a police officer and another person after a traffic stop Thursday at Virginia Tech, sending a shudder through campus as students and faculty were told to stay inside and police searched for the gunman, school officials said.
ROUND LAKE — The news of a cougar shot Sunday in Jackson County has caught the attention of the entire state, it seems. According to Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Predatory Biologist Dan Stark, the fatal shooting of a 125 pound male cougar by a citizen was a remarkably rare event, possibly the first time in recent years a protected animal has been shot and then reported to the DNR.
PIPESTONE — A Pipestone County Sheriff’s Office deputy who shot an man armed with a meat cleaver has been identified as Deputy Michael LaRock, who has been with the Pipestone County Sheriff’s Office for 12 years.
WORTHINGTON — A suspect wanted in connection with last weekend’s shooting on Sherwood Street in Worthington has been taken into custody in California, according to the Worthington Police Department.
Ulises Mendez, 20, of Worthington, was arrested after exiting a bus in Los Angeles, California.
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