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Worthington Daily Globe
A 'Jetsons' dream come true? Company unveils its 'flying car'
United to offer passengers up to $10,000 to surrender seats
Pentagon probes Trump's ex-adviser Flynn over foreign payments
Husband, wife killed in southeast SD crash
Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
Scott Rall: Science finds that spring is the time to burn
Twins miss out on sweep of Rangers, as Santiago mourns
Wild ponder long-term contracts for Granlund, Neiderreiter
Vikings will look again to have success outside first round
College baseball: Bluejay Way
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Letter: Nobles County 4-H salutes volunteers during National Volunteer Week
Column: Hospice care doesn’t mean giving up physician
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Kay Lorraine Meyer
Jannell Faith Vander Grift
Robert E. Fritz
Disheveled Theologian: School bus lessons
National Day of Prayer events set in Worthington
Looking Back: 1992 -- Plan to demolish auditorium unveiled
Column: Talking with an old friend and looking down from above
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Hinders 75th anniversary
Bruns 50th anniversary
Hatting 50th anniversary
Watje 95th birthday
Sandhurst 80th birthday
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January 24, 2017
WPD reports new phone scam
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department is warning residents of a telephone scam following an incident Monday. Worthington Police Detective David Hoffman explained Tuesday that an individual received a phone call indicating there was an outstanding balance on a Worthington...
January 24, 2017 - 9:15pm
January 23, 2017
Three Woodstock men arrested for hash oil production
WOODSTOCK— Three Woodstock men were arrested Wednesday after law enforcement found more than 10 pounds of marijuana for the production of $37,000 worth of hash oil. Paul Timmer, 44, and Robert Timmer, 48, and Skip Fey, 36, lived in the two residences searched by law enforcement....
January 23, 2017 - 9:03pm
Proposed bills target higher penalties for highway protests
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s incoming crop of legislators have put forth a slate of bills to heighten criminal and financial penalties against protesters, particularly on highways — including one that would turn one of the most commonly applied charges into a mandated felony. The...
January 23, 2017 - 8:55pm
January 20, 2017
Two local stores robbed Friday morning
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department is investigating burglaries that took place Friday morning at two downtown Worthington businesses. Adorn 1024, located on Third Avenue, and Buffalo Billfold Co., on 10th Street, were each burglarized early Friday.
January 20, 2017 - 9:09pm
Sioux Falls police chief blames drugs for increase in crime
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- Sioux Falls Police Chief Matt Burns is blaming drugs for an increase in more violent crimes and calls for service in the city last year, but they are fighting back by seizing more drugs than ever before. Burns said the department received 103,698 calls for service...
January 20, 2017 - 9:00pm
January 18, 2017
Worthington man guilty of poaching deer
DES MOINES, Iowa — A Worthington man is among three men who have pleaded guilty to poaching deer in Emmet and Kossuth counties in Iowa. Michael Paschke, 45, of Worthington, along with Dakota Isebrand, 21, of Sherburn and Seth Norland, 20, of Ledyard, Iowa, have lost their hunting...
January 18, 2017 - 9:19pm
Charge: Minnesota man murdered wife after looking on the dark side of web for someone to kill her
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. -- Bail was set at $1 million Wednesday for a Cottage Grove man who authorities accuse of a complex plot started on the “dark side of the web” to hire someone to kill his wife before he ultimately poisoned and shot her himself and staged her death as a suicide....
January 18, 2017 - 8:47pm
Prosecutors rebut dismissing Yanez charges saying evidence is substantial in police shooting
ST. PAUL -- Prosecutors have enough evidence to charge the St. Anthony police officer who fatally shot Philando Castile with manslaughter and the suggestion by his defense that Castile somehow caused his own death through negligence is for a jury to decide. That’s the argument laid...
January 18, 2017 - 8:47pm
January 17, 2017
Worthington man sentenced for first-degree criminal sexual conduct
WORTHINGTON — Cesar Lopez-Ramon, 19, of Worthington, was sentenced Tuesday morning in Nobles County District Court for a first-degree criminal sexual conduct charge. Lopez-Ramon was found guilty by a jury Dec. 15 after having intercouse with a juvenile younger than age 13.
January 17, 2017 - 9:17pm
January 16, 2017
Police: Wisconsin man dies after setting off explosion in apartment building
RICE LAKE, Wis. -- A Rice Lake man died after apparently following through on his threat to set off an explosion in his apartment late Sunday, Jan. 15, authorities said. About 14 other residents of the apartment complex were evacuated by police before the explosion. The building is...
January 16, 2017 - 9:13pm
January 13, 2017
Virginia man seeks to withdraw murder plea
VIRGINIA, Minn. — A Virginia man who is set to be the fourth and final defendant sentenced in an April 2014 stabbing death will seek to withdraw his guilty plea — adding yet another wrinkle to an unusually complicated and prolonged case. Bartholamy Jake Drift, 42, is scheduled...
January 13, 2017 - 9:05pm
January 12, 2017
Drug trafficker trial suspended for mental examination
WORTHINGTON — Alejandro Cervantes, charged with one felony count of first-degree drug sale and two counts of controlled substance in the second degree for selling more than 10 grams of methamphetamines on two different occasions in 2015, had his trial suspended Thursday after Judge...
January 12, 2017 - 9:36pm
January 11, 2017
Worthington man faces eight child porn charges
WORTHINGTON — Lee Kruger, 32, of Worthington, pleaded not guilty Wednesday morning in Nobles County District Court to possession of child pornographic material. Kruger is facing eight felony counts of possessing pornographic content on a work computer disk (electronic, magnetic,...
January 11, 2017 - 9:16pm
Report: Wis. deputy assisting at ND pipeline protest drunk at helm of squad
A St. Croix County (Wis.) sheriff’s deputy likely consumed at least 15 shots of vodka before getting behind the wheel of his squad, where he was found passed out with the vehicle’s transmission in drive and his foot on the brake. Those findings were detailed in an internal investigation...
January 11, 2017 - 9:02pm
January 9, 2017
Police say transgender killing apparently wasn’t a hate crime
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- The Sioux Fall police investigations commander doesn’t believe the killing of a Sioux Falls transgender woman was a hate crime. Capt. Blaine Larsen said the death of Jamie Lee Wounded Arrow, 28, who was stabbed to death in her apartment on Jan. 1 and found five...
January 9, 2017 - 9:28pm