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W-WG students giving back to their community: Fifty-two youths participate in Earth YES program
Southwest Minnesota man arrested in 25-year-old homicide
Group asking Worthington residents how they would reconstruct Oxford Street
Worthington man faces drug charges
Scott Rall: The little engine that could
Prep football playoffs: Worthington to host Sibley East on Tuesday
Prep football: E/E falls in battle of the unbeatens
Prep football roundup: Vis scores 5 TDs as H-BC moves to 6-2
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Disheveled Theologian: A porcine parable
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Notice of informal probate of James Arnt
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Notice of Special Election Independent School District No. 518S
October 4, 2016
Worthington woman faces drug charges
WORTHINGTON -- Shawna Fleshman, 46, of Worthington, made her initial appearance in Nobles County District Court on Tuesday morning to face a felony count of fifth-degree drug possession and a petty misdemeanor count of drug possession. According to court records, Worthington Police...
October 4, 2016 - 10:25pm
Five pounds of meth found in local home
WORTHINGTON -- Carlos Menjivar, 26, of Worthington, made his initial appearance in Nobles County District Court on Tuesday morning, facing first-degree drug charges. According to court records, the Worthington Police Department was expecting a possible delivery of methamphetamine...
October 4, 2016 - 9:41pm
September 30, 2016
Three dead, another injured in shooting inside Minneapolis apartment
MINNEAPOLIS — A suspected domestic-related homicide on Friday, Sept. 30, has left one man and two teens dead in a south Minneapolis apartment. A fourth person, an adult woman, sustained “significant injuries” before she was transported to Hennepin County Medical Center for treatment...
September 30, 2016 - 3:59pm
September 29, 2016
Former college linebacker sues bars, attackers for injury in 2014 Mankato brawl
MANKATO -- Isaac Kolstad, the former Minnesota State Mankato linebacker who was severely injured in a 2014 bar fight, is suing his attackers and two bars that served them. The civil lawsuit, filed last week, names Philip Nelson and Trevor Shelley, along with Blue Bricks Bar and South...
September 29, 2016 - 10:22pm
September 27, 2016
Sioux Falls man awaits trial
WORTHINGTON -- John Vetter, 52, of Sioux Falls, S.D., appeared Tuesday morning in Nobles County District Court on a contested omnibus hearing. Vetter pleaded not guilty to two felony counts of theft and one felony count of possession of stolen property, along with two misdemeanors...
September 27, 2016 - 9:55pm
September 26, 2016
Man pleads guilty to drug charge
WORTHINGTON -- Michael Gruhlke, 54, pleaded guilty to a drug-related felony and a misdemeanor charge Monday afternoon in Nobles County District Court. Gruhlke was charged with fifth-degree possession of methamphetamine, a gross misdemeanor charge of driving after cancellation-inimical...
September 26, 2016 - 9:55pm
Ex-police chief found guilty seven years later of kiling pregnant girlfriend
BURKE, S.D. — A former South Dakota police chief and Colome native was found guilty of first-degree murder of his pregnant fiancee Monday, nearly seven years after the incident occurred. Russell Bertram, 64, of Sioux Falls, was present at the Gregory County Courthouse in Burke...
September 26, 2016 - 9:53pm
Man offers reward for missing Trump signs
WORTHINGTON -- Wayne Scholtes of Worthington is offering a $100 reward for information to help locate an individual he said has stolen two Donald Trump lawn signs from his property. Scholtes said he has learned of other thefts of Trump signs in the city and region. A theft of Trump...
September 26, 2016 - 9:32pm
September 25, 2016
1 dead, 1 hospitalized after shooting on St. Paul's East Side
ST. PAUL -- St. Paul police are investigating an East Side shooting that killed one girl and sent another to a hospital Sunday morning. Responding to a report of shots fired about 7:30 a.m., officers found two young female victims in an alley near the intersection of Walsh Street...
September 25, 2016 - 11:22pm
September 21, 2016
Meeting on Level 3 offender is Monday
WORTHINGTON -- A Level 3 predatory offender will move to Nobles County Jail on Monday. According to the Worthington Police Department, Brad Andrew Haugen has served the sentence imposed on him by the court and is transitioning into the community. The Worthington Police Department...
September 21, 2016 - 8:55pm
Four men arrested for drug possession
WORTHINGTON -- The Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force (BRDTF) arrested four men Monday for methamphetamine possession. The BRDTF, along with the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension and the Worthington/Nobles Emergency Response unit, executed a search warrant and approximately five...
September 21, 2016 - 7:41pm
September 20, 2016
Little Rock, Iowa man appears on assault charges
WORTHINGTON -- Chad Nachtigal, 22, of Little Rock, Iowa, appeared Monday afternoon in Nobles County District Court for a contested omnibus hearing. Nachtigal is facing two felony charges for attempted assault in second degree with a dangerous weapon, as well as a misdemeanor charge...
September 20, 2016 - 2:42pm
September 19, 2016
Farmington school put on lockdown as police search for active shooter
FARMINGTON -- A man shooting at squirrels with a pellet gun on his property caused confusion Monday morning in Farmington as authorities requested some of the city’s schools to go into lockdown after a gunfire report. “The initial call was that there was a man outside with a...
September 19, 2016 - 1:40pm
September 18, 2016
Officer, suspect ID'd in Minnesota mall stabbings
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- The FBI is investigating the Crossroads Center knife attacks in St. Cloud, Minn., on Saturday as "a potential act of terrorism."Nine people were injured by an attacker who was killed inside the Macy's store by an off-duty Avon police officer.St. Cloud Mayor Dave...
September 18, 2016 - 8:25pm
September 17, 2016
Alleged kidnapper Kinn faces new charges
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man accused of kidnapping a 5-year-old girl was arraigned Friday on one charge of first-degree criminal sexual contact with a person younger than 13. Jacob William Kinn, 33, appeared in court for an omnibus hearing related to the kidnapping charge and was then...
September 17, 2016 - 12:51pm