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Contest celebrates V&M Locker for making best hot dogs in Minnesota
Region celebrating Independence Day with fireworks and more
George marking Freedom Days this weekend
Currie to celebrate Fourth Saturday through Monday
Caller tries to scam county attorney
Legion baseball: Emotions are high as Post 5 sweeps Madison
Auto racing: Speedway racing gaining ground in Worthington
Scott Rall: For the love of a Lab
Legion baseball: Adrian's Loosbrock, Rogers sink Post 5
Minnesota West football: Linder to break in new players, and new coaches, too
Two years, $7 million, no smoking gun
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
Gail J. Smiens
Douglas Lester Roy Engler
Marilyn Jean Dahl
Religion briefs: June 30
Looking Back: 1996 -- Parade, demo derby and much more set for Worthington’s Fourth
Column: June 28, 1876 -- Circus in town, complaints ensue
How does your garden grow? Williams property one of four on upcoming tour
Looking Back: 1966 -- Construction aplenty taking place in Worthington
Out and About
Puhl 80th birthday
Isder 85th birthday
Alberts 97th birthday
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February 26, 2013
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...
News / crime / police
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,...
News / crime / police
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...
opinion / editorials
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