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Summer stage matinee
Woman in fatal Bemidji fire had arms tied up, found under mattress
Northern Black Hills fire only 5 percent contained
Data: June 30, 2016
Forecasting a fabulous Fourth: Nobles County's Pioneer Village ready for annual celebration
Legion baseball: Adrian's Loosbrock, Rogers sink Post 5
Minnesota West football: Linder to break in new players, and new coaches, too
VFW baseball: Slayton nips Worthington 3-2
Prep softball: West Lyon downs Sibley-Ocheyedan
Doug Wolter: Amateur baseball without Wilmont isn't the same
City should see positive impact Journey building can have
Column: Have a happy Fourth, and give thanks
Column: Double trouble for Trump
Letter: Finally, a good decision from the DNR
Column: Orlando was about Islamic ideology, not guns
How does your garden grow? Williams property one of four on upcoming tour
Looking Back: 1996 -- Parade, demo derby and much more set for Worthington’s Fourth
Column: June 28, 1876 -- Circus in town, complaints ensue
Looking Back: 1966 -- Construction aplenty taking place in Worthington
Heart of St. Kilian: 129-year-old parish goes to oratory status
Out and About
Puhl 80th birthday
Isder 85th birthday
Alberts 97th birthday
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May 18, 2016
Worthington man enters Alford Plea agreement amid sexual misconduct allegations
WORTHINGTON — A Worthington man accused of sexual misconduct for alleged contact with his granddaughter entered an Alford plea agreement in court Wednesday morning. Kenneth Meyerdirk, 71, was originally charged with one count of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, one count of...
May 18, 2016 - 8:50pm
September 30, 2015
Desta enters plea in attempted murder case
WORTHINGTON — Dessalegne F. Desta, 61, of Worthington, last week entered into a plea agreement, pleading guilty to two counts of first-degree...
September 30, 2015 - 9:26pm
March 22, 2015
New agreement could ease border congestion
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — A new agreement between the U.S. and Canada is being billed as a way to ease congestion and speed up border crossings. The preclearance agreement would allow U.S. officials to conduct inspections on Canadian soil and vice versa before allowing people or goods...
March 22, 2015 - 7:55pm
November 17, 2014
Plea agreement in texting and driving fatality
LUVERNE — Christopher Weber, the man accused of killing 33-year-old Andrea Boeve on June 30 when he struck her with his pickup while using a cell phone, entered a guilty plea to felony charges of criminal vehicular homicide Monday in Rock County District Court. The action is...
November 17, 2014 - 7:41pm
October 28, 2014
Development update positive for Osceola County
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Board of Supervisors ended the month of October on a high note following an update on the agreement with Noteboom Implement. An annual report, which serves as a method to ensure the company has met the salary and employment levels agreed upon...
October 28, 2014 - 7:45pm
October 6, 2014
Clark offered Austin position
WORTHINGTON — The Austin City Council voted 5-1 on Saturday to offer the position of Austin city administrator to Worthington City Administrator Craig Clark. Clark will now begin the negotiation process with Austin’s city attorney and human resources director. The offer does...
October 6, 2014 - 9:24pm
April 14, 2014
Agreement between MCMC and interim CEO released
SLAYTON — The agreement for services between Murray County Medical Center (MCMC) and its new interim CEO, John Osse, has been released, which details Osse’s specific responsibilities for the hospital as well as the financial compensation agreement. Osse was appointed to the...
April 14, 2014 - 9:21pm
February 26, 2014
Worthington man petitions to plead guilty
WORTHINGTON — A Worthington man filed a written petition to enter a plea of guilty to a third-degree sexual conduct charge Monday. Jose Bonilla, 42, was arrested back in December on four counts of third- and fourth-degree sexual conduct when Worthington police officers responded...
February 26, 2014 - 9:44pm
October 18, 2011
Rock County reaches delegation status agreement
LUVERNE -- Rock County has worked out an agreement with the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) to allow Southwest Health and Human Services (SWHHS) delegation status for food, beverage and lodging licensing, according to a letter received by Rock County Administrator Kyle Oldre. Nobles-Rock...
October 18, 2011 - 9:21pm
October 12, 2011
MDH denies public health agreement
WORTHINGTON -- The road toward separating a two-county public health agency at the end of this year continues to be a rocky one. Nobles-Rock Community Health Services was notified last week that it was denied a delegation agreement for food, beverage and lodging licensing. As such,...
October 12, 2011 - 8:00pm
October 5, 2011
MN West, Buena Vista sign agreement
WORTHINGTON -- A newly inked agreement offers another avenue for Minnesota West Community and Technical College graduates to earn their four-degree...
October 5, 2011 - 8:20pm
September 7, 2011
Teen assailant ready to discuss plea agreement
WORTHINGTON -- Sixteen-year-old Brandon Ortiz, accused of stabbing a 24-year-old Worthington man during an altercation in August, is in the process of looking into a plea agreement with the state, according to his attorney, Dan Birkholz. The criminal complaint states Ortiz allegedly...
September 7, 2011 - 8:41pm
April 28, 2011
Collins rejects plea agreement
JACKSON -- A Jackson man accused of murdering his brother last summer at a Lakefield nursing home rejected a plea agreement Thursday afternoon which would have allowed him to plead guilty to second-degree murder and have a first-degree charge dismissed. Tyron Collins, 40, of Jackson,...
News / crime
April 28, 2011 - 10:12pm
June 14, 2010
Sentencing for 91-year-old sex offender postponed
JACKSON -- Sentencing of a 91-year-old Okabena man who pleaded guilty in April to sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl was postponed Monday in Jackson County District Court. The sentencing is now scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jackson County Attorney Robert O'Connor said. As...
June 14, 2010 - 9:16pm