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'No reason' for inaction: Minn., N.D. leaders add to gun debate
Data: Feb. 23, 2018
4 arrested after drug bust on central Minn. reservation
Twin cities man charged with chaining, torturing, raping daughters
Has blaze orange become the anti-gun color?
Birkie basks in the glow: Skiing event gained unrivaled exposure as part of Minneapolis' Super Bowl experience
College men's hockey: Battered Broncos to face healthy Bulldogs
Wild power past Devils with big second period
Jimmy Butler recharged, ready to lead Timberwolves down the stretch
Peter Elander explains the 'Oops, I Did It Again' shootout move
We must admit it: This is who we are
How wine tastings transport you
Column: Main goal of hospice -- monitor symptoms, maintain comfort
Column: Biodiesel gives the region a boost
Column: Keeping southwest Minnesota a vibrant place to live
Esther Zavala de Adame
Gerald "Jerry" Roetzel
Church turns garbage into good night's sleep through 'Mat Ministry'
Hearty onion and mushroom tart perfect for meatless meals
Cold weather car safety
'Be our guest' to another Disney classic
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
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Sietsema 90th birthday
Boock 50th anniversary
Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
On front lines of opioid abuse, Minn. Judicial Council signs off on new tribal drug court
MAHNOMEN, Minn. — Within 48 hours this past December, White Earth Nation was hit with seven drug overdoses. In the months following, a...
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December 27, 2017
Opioids not yet an epidemic in Nobles County, southwest Minnesota
NOBLES COUNTY — By any measure, opioid and heroin-related overdoses represent a national crisis. Of more than 64,000 drug overdose deaths in 2016, more than 14,000 involved traditional opioid drugs such as OxyContin and Percocet, more than 15,000 involved heroin and more than 20,000...
December 27, 2017 - 7:00am
October 8, 2017
Nation takes note of Little Falls anti-opioid abuse effort
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. — A Little Falls hospital's program to curb opioid addiction drew the attention of Washington for its effectiveness...
October 8, 2017 - 7:20am
September 21, 2017
Mental health brings a Kennedy to Minnesota, and he's not happy about state of affairs
GULL LAKE, Minn.—Patrick Kennedy, son of Ted Kennedy and nephew of former President John F. Kennedy, has a lot to say on mental health...
September 21, 2017 - 8:55pm
August 9, 2017
America's drinking problem is much worse this century
Americans are drinking more than they used to, a troubling trend with potentially dire implications for the country's future health-care costs....
August 9, 2017 - 12:21pm
May 14, 2017
'What I needed to do': Fargo mom urged police to arrest her sons to save their lives
FARGO — Mary Locken was aiming to fire a warning shot. This single working mom wanted to put fear in the hearts of her teenage sons who'd...
May 14, 2017 - 6:00am
March 7, 2017
Minnesota's first residential gambling treatment center remains only one
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. — Project Turnabout was termed a "pioneer" when it opened its doors to help compulsive gamblers 25 years ago. It still...
March 7, 2017 - 6:25pm
May 15, 2016
Crimes of addiction continue to increase in South Dakota
PIERRE, S.D. — Crimes of addiction are on the rise in South Dakota — largely fueled by methamphetamine use, according to a South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley who on Friday released the state’s crime statistics for 2015. For that reason, Jackley is working with others...
May 15, 2016 - 8:53pm
May 5, 2016
Regulators ban e-cigarette, cigar sales to minors
NEW YORK — U.S. regulators Thursday took their first steps to crack down on e-cigarettes and cigars, increasingly popular among American youth,...
May 5, 2016 - 3:02pm
April 14, 2016
First State Bank Southwest makes $12,000 gift to Project Morningstar
WORTHINGTON — According to its website, Worthington’s Project Morningstar program offers “a residential recovery facility dedicated to...
April 14, 2016 - 8:24pm
February 26, 2010
Fulda teen charged with check forgery blames salvia addiction
WORTHINGTON -- A Fulda teen facing check forgery charges after allegedly writing checks on the accounts of both his stepfather and grandmother told law enforcement he was addicted to salvia, a psychoactive plant that causes euphoria. Joshua James Kindel, 18, was charged Wednesday...
February 26, 2010 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
Editorial: An attorney's important message
Susan Gaertner, who was first elected Ramsey County Attorney in 1994 and subsequently re-elected three times since, has an important message to share: Make sure you talk to your kids about drugs. Gaertner, who spoke Tuesday before Worthington's Noon Kiwanis group, has made fighting...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am