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At least one reportedly dead in Las Vegas strip shooting
Brandel serves as court administrator for Nobles, Rock and Pipestone counties
Uber suspends self-driving car program after Arizona crash
Celebrate Recovery, Project Morning Star help others get lives back on track
US confirms coalition airstrike in Mosul district; dozens of civilians believed killed
UMD's Toninato and Iafallo erase painful memory at Scheels Arena
Notre Dame upsets Gophers
Berrios proud to have played for Puerto Rico, even if it means starting season in minors
POWERS: Twins management right to evaluate team... but don't expect fans to wait for turnaround
Injury bug finally makes way to Twins camp
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Phillips: Everything changes when kindness enters the room
Minding our Elders: Feeling useful integral to emotional health
Sylvester "Sy" Lonneman
Benjamin Bruce Raudenbush
Harlan D. Harthun
William J. Wintz
Column: Your not-average people have great things going for them
Remarkable recovery: A combined 14 surgeries later, Bart and Sherry DeBoer share tale of crash with suspected drunk driver
Disheveled Theologian: Forsaken -- A few thoughts during Lent, week 4
Looking Back: 1992 -- Proposed hospital expansion plan advances
Cleaning up for colon health: Timmerman plays it safe
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Ostrem 80th birthday
Doppenberg 80th birthday
Wagley 100th birthday
Johnson 90th birthday
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March 14, 2017
Minn. mayor allegedly swindled his lover's husband, pulled gun on husband's son
CROSBY, Minn.—The mayor of a 2,400-person community in the middle of Minnesota is now wrapped up in a tale involving money, guns and romance....
March 14, 2017 - 8:44am
March 3, 2017
Charges: West-central Minn. kidnapping came after repeated stalking
WILLMAR, Minn. — One day before he would be accused of kidnapping his estranged wife from her workplace, court documents say Cesar Octavia...
March 3, 2017 - 3:12pm
February 14, 2017
Northwest Iowa man sentenced Tuesday in drug case
WORTHINGTON — David Crawford, 29, of George, Iowa, was sentenced Tuesday morning in Nobles County District Court Tuesday on a drug case. ...
February 14, 2017 - 9:25pm
January 31, 2017
Rushmore woman sentenced in drug case
WORTHINGTON— Donna Dammer, 66, of Rushmore, was sentenced Tuesday morning in Nobles County District Court on a drug case. Dammer returned to court after her last hearing of Dec. 6, when Judge Gordon Moore postponed her sentence due to Dammer's health issues. She announced in...
January 31, 2017 - 9:23pm
December 21, 2016
Beer-mug attack victim from Somalia forgives her attacker
COON RAPIDS, Minn. -- Her attacker smashed a beer mug into her face for speaking another language. The blow cut deep into her skin, tearing away bits of flesh that left physical wounds requiring 17 stitches — and a psychological wound that left her fearful of living in Minnesota,...
December 21, 2016 - 8:56pm
November 3, 2016
Spicer man facing additional charges for retaliation against witness
WILLMAR — A woman who drove by the scene of a violent domestic assault in Spicer, Minn., and drove the alleged victim and children to safety says she received death threats from a blocked phone number the next day. Law enforcement officers believe the caller was Darren Gregory Melges,...
November 3, 2016 - 9:17pm
November 1, 2016
Worthington man faces assault charges
WORTHINGTON -- A pre-trial hearing for Marcellous Brinkley, 21, of Worthington took place Tuesday morning in Nobles County District Court. Brinkley is facing a number of charges related to an alleged assault that occurred in 2015. Brinkley is facing two felony charges of first-degree...
November 1, 2016 - 9:36pm
October 19, 2016
Man on meth allegedly assaults woman because ghosts told her to kill him
WILLMAR – A Willmar man, high on methamphetamine, allegedly threatened a woman with a knife and attempted to strangle her because he believed ghosts were telling the woman to kill him. Avaran Sambrando Elizondo, 39, was charged Oct. 4 with felonies for second-degree assault, domestic...
October 19, 2016 - 9:15pm
September 20, 2016
Little Rock, Iowa man appears on assault charges
WORTHINGTON -- Chad Nachtigal, 22, of Little Rock, Iowa, appeared Monday afternoon in Nobles County District Court for a contested omnibus hearing. Nachtigal is facing two felony charges for attempted assault in second degree with a dangerous weapon, as well as a misdemeanor charge...
September 20, 2016 - 2:42pm
August 31, 2016
Charges allege man angry with Zorbaz bouncers fired gun in parking lot in Spicer
WILLMAR -- Authorities say the man who allegedly fired several shots out of his truck in the Zorbaz restaurant parking lot early Sunday in Spicer had been angry at the bar’s bouncers for telling him to pour out his half-finished drink. That’s according to a criminal complaint...
August 31, 2016 - 9:06pm
July 12, 2016
Worthington man gets 30-year jail term in South Dakota
PIERRE, S.D. — A man who was involved in a car chase and shootout with law enforcement near Fairfax pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 30 years in prison for assault and using methamphetamine. Nicholas Speckmeier, 30, of Sioux Falls, pleaded guilty Monday to two counts of aggravated...
July 12, 2016 - 11:19am
May 4, 2016
Lismore woman charged with assault
WORTHINGTON — Cara Knisley, 38, Lismore, is charged with fourth-degree assault of emergency medical personnel, a felony, following an alleged incident in early April. According to court documents, the Worthington Police Department was requested to help monitor a patient in the emergency...
May 4, 2016 - 8:42pm
April 12, 2016
Ward makes initial appearance in assault case
WORTHINGTON — Shane E. Ward, 40, appeared in Nobles County District Court Tuesday morning to face a charge of fourth-degree assault against...
April 12, 2016 - 9:01pm
March 17, 2016
Probable cause questioned during assault case hearing
WORTHINGTON — Hector Edgardo Castro-Hernandez, 19, formerly of Puerto Rico, appeared in court Wednesday afternoon for a contested omnibus hearing...
March 17, 2016 - 9:24pm
March 11, 2016
Desta sentenced in assault case
WORTHINGTON — Dessalegne Fissiha Desta, 62, of Worthington was sentenced Friday in Nobles County District Court after pleading guilty to two...
March 11, 2016 - 10:00pm