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Prosecutors drop sexual assault charges against Minn. man who they hoped would give info on his brother
North Dakota Geological Survey announces public fossil dig dates
Sen. Klobuchar collects on Vikings-Saints wager
Minn. gets price tag for buying or leasing western Minn. prison
Data: Jan. 18, 2018
Smaller hockey programs focus on retention, growth rather than state tournaments
College women's basketball: Lady Jays are in a good place
College men's basketball: Fast-breaking Bluejays bust Western Tech
Loons steadfast on adding players after several got away
Wolves show you don't need to shoot 3-pointers to thrive
Letter: Let lawmakers know that abortions must end
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Jacobsma 90th birthday
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Koepsell 80th birthday
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
February 9, 2011
Neighbors find frozen horses
February 9, 2011 - 7:14am
August 19, 2010
Agreement set in dog abuse trial
HUDSON, Wis. - A man charged with felony mistreatment of a dog causing the animal's death will forgo a jury trial and accept a plea agreement. Michael J. Wondra, 26, appeared in St. Croix County Circuit Court Monday morning for a final conference before a scheduled jury trial Sept....
August 19, 2010 - 3:00pm
June 30, 2010
Iowa man charged with sexual abuse
PRIMGHAR, Iowa -- The O'Brien County Sheriff's Office arrested a 49-year-old man on charges of sexual abuse Wednesday afternoon. Sheriff's deputies served an arrest warrant on Jonathan, William Strain, 49, of Primghar. Strain is charged with second-degree sexual abuse, a Class B...
June 30, 2010 - 9:21pm
November 4, 2009
Woman pleads guilty to malicious punishment
WORTHINGTON -- A Worthington woman who allegedly abused her son in January 2008 pleaded guilty in Nobles County District Court on Tuesday to malicious punishment of a child. Deborah Denise Brown, 25, of Worthington, used an Alford plea, telling Judge Timothy Connell there was "not...
November 4, 2009 - 12:00am
October 30, 2009
Man faces charges for abusing sheep
WORTHINGTON -- A rural Worthington man is facing 32 misdemeanor counts of animal mistreatment after a Nobles County deputy responded to a call of sheep in the ditch and found carcasses, skulls and underweight sheep. Law enforcement records show there have been at least 14 reports...
October 30, 2009 - 12:00am
October 19, 2009
Group encourages men to take a stand against violence
WORTHINGTON -- Nearly a third of American women report physical and sexual abuse by a husband or boyfriend at some point in their lives, according to the Violence Against Women Act of 2005. Though historically the struggle against sexual and domestic violence has been primarily a...
October 19, 2009 - 12:00am
October 12, 2009
As others see it: Abuse is never OK
Pam Taschuk of Lino Lakes, Minn., did everything she was supposed to do to try to survive an abusive relationship. She got her husband charged with false imprisonment and domestic abuse. She filed an order for protection. She filed for divorce. And then she was killed by her abusive...
October 12, 2009 - 12:00am
March 31, 2009
Column: On blaming the abused
I'm writing in response to Kathryn Jean Lopez's column titled "Confusion reigns as tradition decays," published in The Jamestown Sun on Monday. In it Lopez says, among other things, that the feminist (women's rights) movement is to blame for the results of a survey in which almost...
March 31, 2009 - 2:00pm
December 11, 2008
Abuse reported in Montevideo nursing home
ST. PAUL -- In the second recent case of Minnesota nursing home aides abusing elderly residents, an aide in a Montevideo home allegedly tormented six residents sexually, physically and emotionally for months before being caught. The Minnesota Department of Health released a report...
December 11, 2008 - 12:00pm
November 17, 2008
Man to serve 7 years for infant abuse
FARGO - A judge here has sentenced a 20-year-old man to serve seven years in prison for squeezing his 7-week-old son and dropping him on the kitchen floor, resulting in eight broken ribs and a skull fracture. Charles Murray Rodriguez pleaded guilty this morning in Cass County District...
November 17, 2008 - 4:00pm
November 4, 2008
Man gets 10 years for sex crimes
Dickinson's Jeffrey Allen Kjos, 40, was sentenced to 10 years with the North Dakota Department of Correction on Monday for charges involving sexually related acts with children. Kjos pleaded guilty to all five charges he faced in July, but during Monday's hearing, Kjos's attorney...
November 4, 2008 - 7:00am
October 21, 2008
Man gets one year for sex abuse
October 21, 2008 - 2:00pm
September 17, 2008
Brief: Essay contest entries sought
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women and Verizon Wireless invite teens, ages 14 to 18, to participate in a Statewide Teen Essay Contest to help raise awareness of teen dating abuse and what makes for a healthy dating relationship. Applicants must answer the question...
September 17, 2008 - 12:00am
August 7, 2008
Animal abuse claimed
NEW YORK MILLS - A New York Mills, Minn., kennel operator faces nine charges for events that allegedly took place in April and May. Kathy Jo Bauck, 52, who operates Pick of the Litter Inc.
August 7, 2008 - 8:45am