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Minn. hospital mistakes rise in Department of Health annual report
Police arrest student after shooting threat at Minn. school
Data: Feb. 22, 2018
Minn. State system Board adopts 'affirmative' sexual consent policy
3M settlement money earmarked for water improvements
Olympics: Bulldogs' Rooney backstops U.S. women to shootout win over Canada, first gold since 1998
Mason sparks Gophers as they end nine-game losing streak
College men's basketball: Banged-up Bluejays fall to St. Cloud Tech
College women's basketball: Ihnen gains another milestone, Lady Jays win in a breeze
Maci Farmer wins state hoop shoot
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Column: Keeping southwest Minnesota a vibrant place to live
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City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
June 28, 2017
MN Supreme Court denies convicted child killer Josue Fraga an appeal
MARSHALL — The Minnesota Supreme Court denied on Wednesday Josue Fraga’s appeal to his first-degree murder conviction. The Worthington man was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole in 2016 for the murder of his 2-year-old niece, Samantha.
June 28, 2017 - 9:38pm
March 22, 2017
Hearings postponed again in Rodriguez death penalty appeal
FARGO — A pair of evidentiary hearings in Alfonso Rodriguez Jr.'s appeal of his death sentence have been delayed again. An evidentiary...
March 22, 2017 - 5:33pm
June 13, 2016
Appeals court throws out $1.8 million award to Ventura
ST. PAUL — A federal appeals court says Jesse Ventura is not entitled to $1.8 million a lower court awarded him over the recounting of a bar...
June 13, 2016 - 3:08pm
May 24, 2016
Court of Appeals affirms ruling in 2014 stabbing case
ST. PAUL — A guilty verdict of assault and possession of an explosive device by a prohibited person has been affirmed by the Minnesota Court of Appeals in the case of a Jeffers man.
May 24, 2016 - 9:11pm
October 27, 2015
Heitkamp, Hoeven among sponsors of resolution aimed at EPA rules
BISMARCK — U.S. senators from North Dakota and South Dakota are among those sponsoring bipartisan Senate resolutions that aim to block the Environmental Protection Agency’s new rules restricting greenhouse gas emissions from new and existing power plants. Sen. Shelly Moore...
October 27, 2015 - 8:29pm
October 14, 2015
N.D. will likely appeal fetal heartbeat abortion ban to Supreme Court, Stenehjem says
BISMARCK — North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem said Wednesday he will likely ask the U.S.
October 14, 2015 - 9:04pm
May 4, 2015
Affirmed: Sibou conviction upheld on appeal
JACKSON — The State of Minnesota Court of Appeals issued an unpublished opinion Monday on the conviction of Suclak Clarke Sibou for second- and third-degree controlled substance crimes. In his appeal, Sibou’s defense argued he was denied a public trial and a fair trial. The...
May 4, 2015 - 7:55pm
April 22, 2015
Fraga conviction reversed
WORTHINGTON — Josue Robles Fraga will have another day in court following a ruling released Wednesday by the Minnesota Supreme Court. The new trial will mark the third time the case involving the death of his 2-year-old niece, Samantha, has been tried. Fraga was initially...
April 22, 2015 - 8:31pm
June 15, 2011
Rutgers' appeal denied by appellate court
WORTHINGTON -- A Worthington man who threatened two women and spit on a jailer is going to finish out his prison sentence, according to an appellate...
June 15, 2011 - 9:30pm
August 26, 2010
Supreme court appeal denied for murderer of state park worker
LUVERNE -- Unless Randy Leeroyal Swaney can find a federal issue to cite, which is unlikely, his remedies for an August 2008 murder conviction...
August 26, 2010 - 8:26pm
March 24, 2010
Baccam appeal denied
WORTHINGTON -- The Minnesota Court of Appeals filed an opinion Tuesday denying a motion made by federal prisoner Andy Roger Baccam, who was convicted in April 2003 of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine and possession of a firearm during a drug trafficking crime. Baccam,...
March 24, 2010 - 12:00am
November 18, 2009
Amundson finally sentenced after 5 years of appeals
WORTHINGTON -- It took six years of litigation, including five years of appeals, but Scott Allen Amundson is finally in prison for his attempted...
November 18, 2009 - 12:00am
October 28, 2009
Shane appeal denied for third time
WORTHINGTON -- A petition filed by convicted murderer Lisa Shane was denied Tuesday by the State of Minnesota Court of Appeals. Shane's third appeal asked the court to take another look at the post-conviction relief, which was requesting a reduction in Shane's sentence. Shane was...
October 28, 2009 - 12:00am
October 23, 2008
Convicted murderer Gibbs appealing case
Moe Gibbs is appealing his conviction for the murder of Mindy Morgenstern, arguing there was not enough evidence to convict him and he did not receive adequate funding to put on an effective defense. After two trials, a jury convicted him last year for the September 2006 murder. The...
October 23, 2008 - 6:00pm
September 20, 2008
Court of Appeals upholds Amundson conviction
WORTHINGTON -- More than four years after being sentenced for first- and fifth-degree controlled substance crimes, Scott Allen Amundson, 47, of Worthington, may be closer to actually serving jail time for the crimes for which he was convicted. Earlier this week, the Minnesota Court...
September 20, 2008 - 12:00am