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Study: Immigrants make up growing part of workforce, tax base of ND, Minnesota
Grassroots Community Theatre readies for interactive performances
Fire destroys vacant home near Okabena
Who’s your favorite president?
Pipe rolls off truck, killing worker on Minnesota highway project
Wild focused on increasing lead over Blackhawks before 6-day break
Doug Wolter: Champions are built, not born
High school sports roundup: RRC girls complete undefeated conference season
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Wild's Graovac focused on proving he belongs
Developmentally disabled caregivers would receive raises under plan
Keeping our promise on the Supreme Court
Let’s keep eyes and ears open in the ‘swamp’
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
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Elta E. Barker
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Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
Looking Back: 1942 -- Worthington taking part in 'salvage for victory' program
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February 14, 2017
Northwest Iowa man sentenced Tuesday in drug case
WORTHINGTON — David Crawford, 29, of George, Iowa, was sentenced Tuesday morning in Nobles County District Court Tuesday on a drug case. ...
February 14, 2017 - 9:25pm
February 13, 2017
SD corrections employee facing child solicitation charges
WORTHINGTON — An employee of the South Dakota Department of Corrections is scheduled to appear in Nobles County District Court next week on...
February 13, 2017 - 9:30pm
February 8, 2017
Sentence expected Thursday for man who killed Rose Downwind
BEMIDJI, Minn. — The last of three men involved in the October 2015 disappearance and death of Rose Downwind is scheduled to be sentenced Thursday, Feb. 9, bringing to a close more than a year of emotionally charged legal proceedings. Marchello Cimmarusti, 41, is set to receive...
February 8, 2017 - 8:12pm
After chase, officers catch Perham man suspected of exposing himself to girl
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — A man suspected of burglarizing a house in Nelson and later exposing himself outside the Target store in Alexandria was arrested after a chase Tuesday night, Feb. 7. A news release from the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office identified the suspect as Jason Dennis...
February 8, 2017 - 1:38pm
February 7, 2017
Reading man faces drug charges
WORTHINGTON— Chanh Singsaath, 61, of Reading, made his first appearance in Nobles County District Court on Tuesday morning on drug charges. Singsaath is facing a felony count of fifth-degree drug possession and two misdemeanor charges of fleeing a peace officer and obstruction of...
February 7, 2017 - 8:15pm
January 31, 2017
Rushmore woman sentenced in drug case
WORTHINGTON— Donna Dammer, 66, of Rushmore, was sentenced Tuesday morning in Nobles County District Court on a drug case. Dammer returned to court after her last hearing of Dec. 6, when Judge Gordon Moore postponed her sentence due to Dammer's health issues. She announced in...
January 31, 2017 - 9:23pm
21 died of domestic violence in Minnesota last year, report says
ST. PAUL — At least 21 people died as a result of domestic violence in the state last year, according to a report released Tuesday by the Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women. In one-third of the cases, children were present when their mother was killed or when her body was discovered,...
January 31, 2017 - 8:56pm
January 30, 2017
Minnesota homeowner arrested after shooting dead a burglary suspect fleeing from his home
MADELIA, Minn. -- A homeowner in southern Minnesota was charged Monday with second-degree manslaughter after he allegedly shot and killed one of three teenagers who had been "casing" his home for a burglary, according a criminal complaint. The complaint also charged David Allen Pettersen,...
January 30, 2017 - 8:22pm
January 29, 2017
Man who said ‘Jerry Springer was driving’ in high-speed chase crash that damaged homes is sentenced
BENSON, Minn. – Pinned beneath the steering wheel May 29 after a crash following a high-speed chase with a Benson police officer that damaged multiple homes, Bernard Michael Drivdahl offered a creative excuse: “I wasn’t driving. Jerry Springer was driving.”
January 29, 2017 - 8:31pm
January 25, 2017
Adrian man is sentenced on drug charges
WORTHINGTON — Joshua Uhl, 33, of Adrian, was sentenced Tuesday morning in Nobles County District Court on a fifth-degree drug possession charge. The charge stems from an incident in June 2014 when Ulh was found in possession of methamphetamines. He was facing a felony charge of...
January 25, 2017 - 3:32pm
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