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Fastest turkey in the Midwest
Fire at Okabena Towers; eight tenants displaced
Local family organizes Oct. 7 benefit
Minnesota GOP hires security experts to protect events from protesters
College volleyball: Jays fight hard, fall to powerful Rochester
Cross country: Windom Area's Irwin sharp in Mountain Lake
Prep football: Trojans hope to make their own breaks this year
Zimmer: It's 'possible' Bridgewater could be out for season
Area prep volleyball roundup
Column: Will Putin spring an October surprise?
Letter: Memorable exchange student experience wrapping up
Column: Trump and 'the blacks'
Letter: Kiwanis projects are making an impact
Column: The cost of the EpiPen price increase
Donna Mae Johnson
Joan E. Mork
Kenneth Linn Gaiser
Fern Rosezella Clauson
Column: "Dusting" off the memories
Looking Back: 1991 -- New group home opening in Jackson County
Biking Bob: 78-year-old Hibma still doing plenty of pedaling
Column: A Nobles County cowboy made 1934 history
Column: Together 2016 a gathering to remember
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Yungmann 80th birthday
Ringkob 45th anniversary
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Froderman 65th anniversary
Rutzen 65th anniversary
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October 16, 2014
Lengthy investigation leads to arrest
SHELDON, Iowa — A two-month investigation into several business burglaries in Sheldon has resulted in the arrest of a Sheldon man. Travis Dean Staab, 27, was arrested on multiple charges after officers of the Sheldon Police Department executed a search warrant Wednesday. Officers...
October 16, 2014 - 5:44pm
September 11, 2014
Fugitive suspect in Twin Cities homicide arrested
SHAKOPEE — What had evolved into a statewide manhunt after the fatal shooting of a business executive last month ended without incident Thursday outside an Arby’s in Shakopee. Lyle Marvin “Ty” Hoffman was arrested about 10:17 a.m. while on foot in the fast food restaurant’s...
September 11, 2014 - 8:07pm
August 27, 2014
Investigation leads to drug arrest
WILMONT — The Buffalo Ridge Task Force (BRDTF) executed a search warrant Friday at a residence on Hesselroth Avenue as part of an ongoing investigation that led to the discovery of various drugs and drug paraphernalia. Dennis James Rutgers is facing fifth-degree controlled substance...
August 27, 2014 - 8:10pm
Man arrested on identity theft charges
HOSPERS, Iowa — The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a report of identity theft Monday. The sheriff’s office said it occurred at a Hospers business. After the deputy’s investigation, 22-year-old Ruben Rodriguez of Worthington was arrested and charged with identity...
August 27, 2014 - 8:09pm
August 15, 2014
Woman arrested for drug possession
WORTHINGTON — A Round Lake woman was arrested Tuesday after law enforcement searched her vehicle and discovered cotton swabs that tested positive for methamphetamine. Flor Valdez, 36, is facing one count of fifth-degree possession and driving after revocation. According to...
August 15, 2014 - 8:39pm
July 30, 2014
Man arrested after alleged theft at Bomgaars Store
LUVERNE — A Lake Park, Iowa, man was arrested Monday night after allegedly stealing more than $1,200 worth of barbed wire rolls from the Bomgaars Store in Luverne. Kirk Michael Kane, 50, is facing one felony count of theft and second-degree assault. He also faces one count of...
July 30, 2014 - 8:27pm
July 17, 2014
Suspect in Marshall store burglary returns to Nobles County court
WORTHINGTON — A Worthington woman arrested last Novemeber on charges of possession of an assault weapon, possession of stolen property and carrying a pistol without a permit — all in connection with the Borch’s Sporting Goods store in Marshall — was back in Nobles County...
July 17, 2014 - 9:15pm
June 11, 2014
Worthington man arrested on domestic assault charges
WORTHINGTON — A Worthington man was arrested Monday after allegedly strangling his girlfriend and threatening to kill her. Ernesto De Jesus Lanza-Osorno, 27, was arrested on felony charges of domestic assault by strangulation and terroristic threats with reckless disregard risk....
June 11, 2014 - 7:54pm
May 19, 2014
‘Man in Black’ bank robber gets 14 years
ST. PAUL — It took a year for Sheikh Bilaal Muhammad Arafat — known to the FBI as the “Man in Black” — to rob 31 banks. The terror he instilled while demanding money with armed threats, his victims said, will last much longer. “We live with this forever,” said Pat...
May 19, 2014 - 8:47pm
May 5, 2014
Two arrests made in Hills Bar burglary
HILLS — The Rock County Sheriff’s Office has arrested two men connected with last week’s burglary at the Hills Bar. Sheriff’s deputies began their investigation after receiving a call Thursday from the new owner of the Hills Bar stating that she had been robbed of the ATM...
May 5, 2014 - 8:05pm
March 18, 2014
Worthington woman arrested after home search
WORTHINGTON — A Worthington woman was arrested Friday after a tip from a District 518 teacher prompted officers to issue a search warrant of...
March 18, 2014 - 9:41pm
February 25, 2014
Windom man arrested on felony drug charges
WORTHINGTON — A Windom man was arrested late Friday night in Worthington after law enforcement stopped a vehicle and discovered 98 grams of...
February 25, 2014 - 8:57pm
July 16, 2013
Drug arrests alert city to hazardous building
Crystal meth found inside ceramic duck
July 16, 2013 - 11:30pm
May 14, 2013
Task force investigation leads to six arrests
SHELDON, Iowa -- Six people were arrested Monday in the culmination of a nine-month investigation into the illegal sales of controlled substances in Sheldon. Officers from the Sheldon Police Department and Iowa Department of Corrections, acting as members of the Iowa Great Lakes...
May 14, 2013 - 10:35pm
May 30, 2012
Luverne man racks up fourth alcohol-related arrest
LUVERNE -- A 27-year-old Luverne man was charged Wednesday with driving a vehicle with an open container of alcohol in his car while his infant daughter was in the back seat, according to a criminal complaint filed with the Rock County Sheriff's Office. Austin Kruger was sentenced...
May 30, 2012 - 8:39pm