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St. Matthew’s celebrates 125 years
Solar cars make stop in Worthington as part of national event
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
While crews work to restore power, Northland residents without electricity improvise, adapt
Free dental care event at Concordia gives Grafton woman a reason to smile
Amateur baseball: Lakefield wins playoff slugfest
Amateur baseball: Adrian forces Game 3 with win over Lakefield
Legion baseball: Post 5 exits from district tournament
Les Knutson: Town ball parks are full of history
Scott Rall: Prairie View -- The rest of the story
Column: Doubling down on principle at the Republican convention
Column: Self-worship over sound judgment
Letter: Thanks, Worthington, for support of Arc
Letter: Local coverage in newspaper has been lacking
Column: You know what they say ...
John M. Sajban
Frances Marie Ellefson
Audrey A. Faber
Jamie L. VonSpreecken
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Column: Father knows best
Looking Back: 2006 -- Reisdorfer honored with statewide nursing award
Barn to Dance: Mayville summer tradition going strong after 27 years
Out and About
Davis 85th birthday
Birth: July 22, 2016
Birth: July 20, 2016
Bullerman 85th birthday
Burns 90th birthday
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October 19, 2015
Lost & found: Makram — the Christmas Waif — discovers three biological sisters
WORTHINGTON -- “And then there were four.” The post was written Sept. 21 by Tammy Makram on her Facebook page, alongside photos of four...
October 19, 2015 - 1:00pm
May 25, 2015
Worthington Tractor Supply hosts pet event
WORTHINGTON — Tractor Supply Company in Worthington, located at 1160 Ryan’s Road, will host a pet event Saturday to encourage adoptions and support local animal groups. The Saturday event is part of Purina Days, which lasts from Wednesday to Sunday. All Purina Days events are...
May 25, 2015 - 7:44pm
January 19, 2015
Baby Jane Doe goes national
LUVERNE — The woman who shared the story of her abandonment as an infant at the back door of a Twin Cities hospital on Christmas Eve 1961 with...
January 19, 2015 - 10:01pm
December 24, 2014
Tammy Makram -- Baby Jane Doe -- continues quest to find birth mother
‘Twas the night before Christmas in 1961 A young doctor — an intern — was walking the halls. Then outside he noticed the new fallen...
December 24, 2014 - 8:50am
July 14, 2013
The first family reunion
SLAYTON -- Ben Nagel said he doesn't get nervous. But last week was different. And who can blame him. For the first time in his life, he was...
July 14, 2013 - 11:43pm
TSC to host pet adoption event
WORTHINGTON -- Tractor Supply Co., located at 1160 Ryan's Road, will host a pet adoption event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Tractor Supply Co. helped make possible the adoption of more than 2,000 adopted pets during the chainwide Pet Appreciation Week in 2011. Pet adopters on...
June 14, 2012 - 9:08pm
December 23, 2010
AUSTIN -- On a cold day last January, Lynette Carlson turned on her computer, logged into the social network website Facebook and found a message...
December 23, 2010 - 8:12pm
November 6, 2009
Letter: Observe adoption awareness month
My husband and I began foster parenting soon after our wedding and within 12 years we have been blessed and challenged to parent 12 children, now ages 10-23. Because it is my passion to find homes for the children who wait, I take time each November to remind people to celebrate Adoption...
November 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Accused baby scammer pleads guilty
MADISON, Wis. - A Red Wing woman who told four women that she had a baby to adopt when, in fact she didn't, pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court to four counts of wire fraud. Melissa Christiansen, 31, formerly of Maiden Rock, was indicted in August with scheming to obtain an unspecified...
January 14, 2009 - 3:00pm
December 18, 2008
Adoption fight over 6-month-old baby
Baby Talon has been removed from one family and given to another. Talon is the 6-month-old boy in the middle of a legal battle that made national headlines this week. His adoptive mother and father were forced on Sunday to relinquish the infant to the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe after...
December 18, 2008 - 11:00am
October 1, 2008
Woman charged with adoption fraud
MADISON, Wis. -- A former Maiden Rock woman charged in connection with allegedly offering a non-existent baby for adoption pleaded not guilty Sept. 23 in federal court to 16 counts of wire fraud. Melissa Christiansen, 31, now of 723 Buchanan St., Red Wing, was charged in August with...
October 1, 2008 - 4:30pm
September 2, 2008
Woman indicted in adoption scheme
RED WING - A federal grand jury in Madison, Wis., has indicted a Maiden Rock woman on charges of wire fraud in connection with an adoption scheme. According to the U.S. Attorney's office for western district of Wisconsin, Melissa Christensen, 31, has been charged in a 16-count indictment...
September 2, 2008 - 2:25pm