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Council approves sales tax; study for multi-use facility
Man found dead in Mississippi River
White House says Syria's Assad preparing another chemical attack, warns of 'heavy' penalty
Legislature, Dayton take defunding veto to court
Chisholm man pleads guilty in trapping case
Red Sox top Twins, Sale posts 10th victory
Wild sign Olofsson to two-year contract
Second all-star trip would be 'a blessing' for Santana
Arizona judge jails Vikings WR for one day in alcohol case
Harvick makes strong case as NASCAR title contender
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
Faith Conversations: Wife moving forward after sudden death ministry partner
Column: 4-H speaking inspires, prompts memories of grandfather
Why do squirrels strip tree bark?
Gwinevere Elaine Neil
George Blom Johnson
John H. Korfe
Donald H. Brockberg
Column: Slip away to a luxury weekend at your Hotel Thompson
Disheveled Theologian: Treasure hunting
Looking Back: 1967 -- 1923 WHS graduate speaks at 100th Carleton commencement
Column: What became of those magic pills that cut fuel costs in half?
WHS 70th reunion
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Munns 70th anniversary
Hoefker 60th anniversary
Abrahamson 50th anniversary
Luitjens 25th anniversary
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Regular School Board Meeting Minutes May 2017
Nobles County Public Works Facility reroof proposals
Data: June 24, 2017
Alcohol on Sunday? Lawmakers consider it, but changes unlikely
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans must loudly demand that lawmakers approve Sunday alcohol sales if the proposal has a chance to pass, its Senate sponsor...
February 26, 2013 - 12:24am
July 14, 2011
A beer-y protest
WORTHINGTON -- Beer may not be of major importance to everyone, but apparently it's a powerful motivator. Just one day after the MillerCoors...
July 14, 2011 - 9:50pm
May 24, 2011
Compliance checks complete in Nobles County
WORTHINGTON -- During a series of recent checks on all licensed alcohol retailers, the Nobles County Sheriff's Office found an 86 percent compliance when it came to establishments selling to underage drinking. The compliance checks, which are funded by a grant from the Minnesota...
May 24, 2011 - 8:09pm
January 6, 2011
Man racks up fourth under 21 consumption charge
WORTHINGTON -- Only hours after others had rung in the new year, James Adam Juarez was being escorted into the back of a squad car, accompanied...
January 6, 2011 - 7:07pm
November 17, 2010
Woman calls cops on herself
LUVERNE -- A woman who was arrested and charged with a felony after becoming confrontational with deputies called the cops on herself, a man involved in the case claims. Donita Lynn Richey, 50, also known as Donita Lynn Selwyn, was charged in Rock County with terroristic threats,...
November 17, 2010 - 7:26pm
November 16, 2009
Jail begins chemical dependency program
WORTHINGTON -- During an informal survey of the population at the Nobles County Jail on a recent day, about 80 percent of the inmates were incarcerated...
November 16, 2009 - 12:00am
June 2, 2009
Editorial: Police, liquor store effort commended
While we can't decidedly say that underage drinking is a significant problem in Worthington, we can still appreciate the effort of the Worthington Police Department and the Worthington Municipal Liquor Store to combat it. Anyone charged and convicted of giving alcohol to a minor...
June 2, 2009 - 12:00am
May 30, 2009
WPD, liquor store team up to fight underage drinking
WORTHINGTON -- According to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS), alcohol is the most commonly used drug among minors.
May 30, 2009 - 12:00am
February 25, 2009
Sheriff: Homicides a 'rage thing'
LAKE ANDES, S.D. -- Alcohol and drugs are to blame for much of the violent crime in Charles Mix County, according to Sheriff Ray Westendorf, but he doesn't believe substance abuse is driving up the county's homicide rate. The death of 43-year-old Louis Fast Horse is the latest suspected...
February 25, 2009 - 9:52am
December 2, 2008
White pleads not guilty
JACKSON -- More than a year after the one-vehicle rollover that caused the death of Michael Lloyd Unger, alleged driver Lacey Marie White pleaded not guilty in Jackson County District Court Monday to three counts of criminal vehicular homicide while under the influence of alcohol,...
December 2, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
Letter: 'God & Beer' article should not have been printed
I'm sure that I, nor my Church that I pastor, are the only ones appalled by the recent article in the Globe entitled God & Beer (Thursday, October 23, 2008). The Lost Abbey, the featured business, may have been a hit at the Great American Beer Festival but that should have been all...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Man allegedly gouged buddy's eye
DULUTH - A Duluth man accused of ripping out part of another man's eye during an alcohol-fueled fight made his initial appearance in Douglas County Circuit Court in Superior, Wis., this week. Joseph Thomas Saari, 28, faces felony charges of mayhem and substantial battery for the...
October 10, 2008 - 10:30am
July 17, 2008
Separation of alcohol and smoke
FARGO - Fargo bar owners told a city panel Wednesday that all they want is a level playing field as they try to keep their smoking customers satisfied. They might have gotten that when they were assured by the Liquor Control Committee and the city attorney that the owner of the JT...
July 17, 2008 - 10:45am