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Worthington Daily Globe
Lawmakers advance two anti-abortion bills, but Dayton says he'll veto them
Tribal members, SD dance family among 15 charged in dealing in eagle, migratory bird trafficking
Council OKs McMillan Street reconstruction; liquor store plans
Brainerd family says final goodbyes to man who was missing for more than 2 years
Man whose boat crashed on Minnesota river found alive
Dozier's three-run double provides Twins with 3-2 win
UPDATE: Twins to appeal Sano's one game for 'aggressive actions'
WHS tennis: Wet Trojans fall to Fairmont
Minnesota West basketball player, Waugh, publishes book of poetry
SHIPLEY: 'It' factor is no mystery, but the Wild need to find it
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
Column: Another successful year for Prairie Elementary K-Kids
Ms. Simplicity: How to plan an organized graduation party
Daniel T. Kealey
Janice Ann Abrams (Hartman)
Rita Mary Staples Paquette
Richard "Dick" Noyes
Column: Talking with an old friend and looking down from above
Round Lake Church to celebrate 125 years
Disheveled Theologian: Loony for loons
Looking Back: 1992 -- City building permit report reveals growth
out and about
Hinders 75th anniversary
Bruns 50th anniversary
Hatting 50th anniversary
Watje 95th birthday
Sandhurst 80th birthday
Data: April 25, 2017
Data: April 24, 2017
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City of Worthington Planning Commission Notice of Public Hearing
Regular School Board Meeting March Minutes
January 9, 2017
Duluth leaders call for end of sex trade
DULUTH, Minn. -- Nearly 80 people showed up for Duluth’s annual program to end sex trafficking Monday, and to look around it was clear a lot of men remain late to arrive to the issue. Of the roughly 80 attendees at Trepanier Hall, the vast majority were women. It’s been that...
January 9, 2017 - 8:59pm
January 8, 2017
Transgender woman victim of murder in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- A 25-year-old Sioux Falls man has been arrested in the apparent killing of a transgender woman in her northeast Sioux Falls apartment. Joshua Rayvon LeClaire has been taken into custody as the suspect in the murder of Jamie Lee WoundedArrow, 28, said Lt. Michael...
January 8, 2017 - 9:33pm
January 6, 2017
Two charged in Montevideo prostitution sting
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — Authorities have charged two men with prostitution in a public place, a gross misdemeanor, after a Dec. 15 sting operation by the Montevideo Police Department. Paul Michael Jerve, 34, of Montevideo, and Rodney Lee Bellefeuille, 30, of Dawson, Minn., were charged...
January 6, 2017 - 8:56pm
January 5, 2017
Stabbing victim’s sister hopes 4-year-old nephew can forget witnessing his mother’s death
YANKTON, S.D. — Four months after her sister’s stabbing death, Amanda Gibson still wonders what emotional toll it will have on her 4-year-old nephew. Four months ago, Matthew Hines witnessed Matthew Novak stab and cut his mother 15 times with a kitchen knife. And with Novak’s...
January 5, 2017 - 9:46pm
January 2, 2017
Man shot by Mankato police was Shakopee school teacher
MANKATO, Minn. -- Shakopee Public Schools identified teacher Chase Anthony Tuseth as the man fatally shot by a police officer during a struggle at a Mankato, Minn., hotel early Saturday morning. The school system issued a statement Monday describing Tuseth, 33, who lived in Chanhassen,...
January 2, 2017 - 8:53pm
December 30, 2016
Chippewa County jury awards over $10 million in abuse case
MONTEVIDEO – A Chippewa County jury has awarded a total of $10,199,000 in a civil lawsuit brought by a 42-year-old woman who alleged that her father had sexually abused her when she was a child.
December 30, 2016 - 8:41pm
December 29, 2016
Reward offered in search for vandals at Sibley-Ocheyedan Middle School
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office continues to search for clues and information in a case involving burglary and vandalism...
December 29, 2016 - 8:56pm
Wife of SD child rape suspect charged from same incident
PLANKINTON, S.D. — The wife of a man awaiting trial for multiple counts of raping a minor has been charged with sexual exploitation more than a year after her husband’s arrest. Elizabeth Thomas, 36, of Plankinton, was charged on Dec. 19 with sexual exploitation of a minor, stemming...
December 29, 2016 - 8:47pm
December 21, 2016
Beer-mug attack victim from Somalia forgives her attacker
COON RAPIDS, Minn. -- Her attacker smashed a beer mug into her face for speaking another language. The blow cut deep into her skin, tearing away bits of flesh that left physical wounds requiring 17 stitches — and a psychological wound that left her fearful of living in Minnesota,...
December 21, 2016 - 8:56pm
Charges: Driver in fatal four-car pileup had just read text message
NEW BRIGHTON, Minn. -- A woman who had been texting while driving caused a four-car pileup on Interstate 35W in New Brighton this spring that ended up killing a young woman and critically injuring her fiance, charges say. Destiny Xiong, 35, of Hudson, Wis., was charged Wednesday with...
December 21, 2016 - 8:54pm
December 20, 2016
New evidence presented in Menjivar-Melendez drug case
WORTHINGTON — Carlos Menjivar-Melendez, 26, of Worthington, appeared in Nobles County District Court Tuesday morning for a motion hearing. He is facing one felony count of first-degree drug possession after selling more than 50 grams of methamphetamine.
December 20, 2016 - 8:50pm
December 11, 2016
As Minnesota works to close racial gaps, law enforcement plays a key role
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s criminal justice system arrests, charges, tries and incarcerates people of color at rates that are disproportionate to those of white residents. A Pioneer Press analysis of state data found that in 2015, Minnesotans of color were nearly three times more...
December 11, 2016 - 8:45pm
December 8, 2016
Charges: Kidnapped pregnant woman choked with scarf till she passes out
WILLMAR – A pregnant Willmar woman was repeatedly stalked, forced into a vehicle, assaulted and choked with a scarf until she passed out by a man against whom she has a two-year court order for protection, court documents indicate. Kandiyohi County authorities charged 28-year-old...
December 8, 2016 - 8:57pm
SD stepfather charged with killing 18-month-old boy with six blows to the head
DELL RAPIDS, S.D. - A 36-year-old stepfather has been charged with murder after he apparently delivered six blows to the head of his 18-month-old stepson in Dell Rapids, a small town about 25 miles north of Sioux Falls near Interstate 29.. Keith Cornett apparently had been left at...
December 8, 2016 - 8:53pm
December 6, 2016
Menjivar-Melendez set for contested omnibus hearing
WORTHINGTON — Carlos Menjivar-Melendez, 26, of Worthington, made his initial appearance Tuesday morning in Nobles County District Court on first-degree drug charges. According to court records, a confidential informant (CI) told a special agent from the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal...
December 6, 2016 - 9:35pm