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Immigration attorneys describe surge in deportations under Trump
Smartphone app aims to connect hungry Minnesota kids with free meals
Brau family to be honored: Refurbished Willmar Senior High auditorium to be named for family of musicians
It's time to play! Willmar Destination Playground is officially open
Bullermans make century farm in rural Adrian their home for life
15 Minnesotans selected in NHL draft
Wild name Woods assistant coach
Battling boredom, Wild finally make their pick
Dozier, Gimenez power Twins past Indians
Spieth birdies last for one-shot lead at Travelers
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?
What's causing all the tree troubles?
Bursack: Nursing home staff may not always foresee an approaching death
Marie H. Muck
Bernice Elsena Koster
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
out and about
Munns 70th anniversary
Hoefker 60th anniversary
Abrahamson 50th anniversary
Luitjens 25th anniversary
Regular School Board Meeting Minutes May 2017
Nobles County Public Works Facility reroof proposals
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June 9, 2017
Chief: Arson suspected in fire at assisted living home for elderly
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn. -- Officials determined the fire forcing the evacuation of more than 30 elderly assisted living residents -- some in wheelchairs...
June 9, 2017 - 8:38pm
March 14, 2017
Homeowner charged with arson after fire destroys Ottertail home
OTTERTAIL, Minn. — Fire heavily damaged a home here Saturday night, March 11, resulting in officials calling it a complete loss, an Otter...
March 14, 2017 - 8:26am
July 21, 2016
Man faces arson, burglary charges in connection with Sunday house fire
WORTHINGTON -- A Worthington man is facing arson and burglary charges following a Sunday afternoon house fire. Abel Danillo Ramirez-Ramirez, 33, has been charged with first-degree arson, first-degree burglary, threats of violence-intent to terrorize and fleeing a police officer by...
July 21, 2016 - 9:16pm
December 15, 2015
Arrest made in fire at Somali-owned restaurant
CROOKSTON -- The suspect in last week’s arson fire at a Somali-owned restaurant in Grand Forks, N.D., has been arrested. Matthew William Gust,...
December 15, 2015 - 3:27pm
October 5, 2015
Arson suspected at Graham Tire
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Fire Department was called to Graham Tire Company on Oxford Street Sunday evening just before 8 p.m. for a tire fire at the facility. Worthington Fire Department Chief and Graham Tire Manager Rick von Holdt said the incident is being investigated as...
October 5, 2015 - 9:31am
May 13, 2015
Oh, what a view! Retired DNR forester called back to action to look for fires
PEQUOT LAKES — When the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing and the humidity is low, Keith Simar goes to work. The retired Department...
May 13, 2015 - 8:17pm
April 10, 2015
Iowa arson trial is delayed
MASON CITY, Iowa — The trial of a 23-year-old man accused of breaking into a Mason City Subway restaurant and setting it on fire has been delayed. The Globe Gazette reported that a jury trial for Ethan Miller, of Mason City, has been rescheduled for May 27. It was previously slated...
April 10, 2015 - 9:24pm
January 5, 2015
Man arrested Sunday for allegedly setting Willmar home on fire
WILLMAR — A 32-year-old Willmar man is in custody for allegedly breaking into a Willmar residence Sunday evening, pouring gasoline throughout...
January 5, 2015 - 8:16pm
November 6, 2014
Man fleeing arson scene allegedly steals fire marshal’s camera
MOORHEAD — A man fleeing an arson fire at a Moorhead apartment building Monday allegedly stole the fire marshal’s camera on the way out, according to court documents. Jermane Turner Johnson, 39, was charged Thursday in Clay County District Court with one count of felony theft. Court...
November 6, 2014 - 9:31pm
August 19, 2014
After fire, businesses pick up pieces
DULUTH — As investigators from the Duluth Fire and Police departments continued to comb the scene of Monday’s fire at a historic mansion,...
August 19, 2014 - 8:14pm
August 18, 2014
Fire damages landmark Duluth building
DULUTH — Police and fire officials are investigating the origin of a fire early Monday morning that caused significant damage to a historic mansion on East Superior Street in Duluth. Authorities also are investigating an apparent Molotov cocktail found Monday morning in a building...
August 18, 2014 - 8:09pm
June 3, 2014
Investigation of Sharkee’s Bar fire reveals forcible entry
LUVERNE — The investigation into a fire at Sharkee’s Sports Bar & Grill building, 705 S. Kniss Ave., has revealed that forcible entry was made into the building, and that the fire was intentionally set. “We concluded that the fire was intentional due to the forcible entry,”...
June 3, 2014 - 8:58pm
March 5, 2014
Principal’s cash bond set at $500,000
DICKINSON, N.D. — A high school principal sat in a room of alleged felons wearing orange jumpsuits. He was one of them. Trinity High School Principal Thomas Sander appeared Wednesday in Stark County Court via video from the Southwest Multi-County Correction Center, where he’ll...
March 5, 2014 - 9:29pm
April 24, 2013
New details about Diagonal Road arson
WORTHINGTON -- After being arrested on Saturday for allegedly setting fire to his Diagonal Road home, the terms of bail have been set for Tex Peterson, a 58-year-old Worthington resident. The Worthington Police Department and Worthington Fire Department responded to the fire call...
April 24, 2013 - 9:58pm
April 21, 2013
Man arrested for arson
WORTHINGTON -- A 58-year-old man was arrested for first-degree arson following a Saturday afternoon house fire. The Worthington Fire Department...
April 21, 2013 - 11:05pm