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UPDATE: County sheriff issues evacuation order after Wisconsin refinery explosion
Rounds doesn't support Senate bill to protect Mueller, believes special prosecutor safe
Body found near Minnesota River identified
Minn. lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct at St. Paul apartment
Central Minnesota boy dies month after crash with semi-truck
Thibodeau 'proud' of Timberwolves' progress
Sabathia liked what he heard from Twins
NFL Draft: Vikings' GM Rick Spielman open, as always, to trading for additional picks
Sano hits home run in Twins 7-4 loss to Yankees
College women's athletics: Lady Jays sign four new players
New Mall of America movie theater to offer food options
Worthington retailers jump into internet sales tax debate
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
Lange’s Cafe ends 24-hour service after 62 years
Bingham Lake family business up for sale after 89 years
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Letter: Time to get tough on confinement buildings
Letter: Historical society thankful for support at meeting
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Time to respond to reader feedback
Letter: Looking out for farmers' best interests
Donna M. Miller
Allan James Ritter
Arlene Mina Johansen
Minnesotans could have been exposed to measles in Winona and Albert Lea, officials say
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STDs rising in Minnesota
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Data: Nov. 27, 2017
March 12, 2018
Two charged with beating man, leaving him for dead along Minn. road
DULUTH, Minn.—Two Duluth residents have been charged with kidnapping and attempted murder after a man was allegedly severely beaten, bound...
March 12, 2018 - 5:11pm
March 8, 2018
Woman accused of trying to shoot Minnesota trooper outside Moorhead charged with attempted murder
MOORHEAD, Minn. — A woman accused of trying to shoot a Minnesota State Patrol trooper in the head near Moorhead faces felony charges of...
March 8, 2018 - 8:55pm
Woman accused of trying to shoot trooper outside Moorhead charged with attempted murder
MOORHEAD – A woman accused of trying to shoot a Minnesota State Patrol trooper in the head near Moorhead faces felony charges of attempted...
March 8, 2018 - 1:26pm
December 21, 2017
SD woman's trial for arson, trying to poison her husband has 'been a long wait' of more than 2 years
MITCHELL, S.D—The Mitchell, S.D., home Dawn Long allegedly attempted to burn rests empty, and Long has since found a new home in Davison...
December 21, 2017 - 7:00am
May 25, 2017
Minnesota man found guilty in attempt to kill his ex-wife at work
ST. PAUL—John Steurer meant to kill his ex-wife when he ambushed her at her North St. Paul office last fall and shot her with a 20-gauge...
May 25, 2017 - 9:15pm
October 19, 2016
Man in birthday shooting case goes to trial
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- The trial for a Thief River Falls man accused of shooting another person during a birthday party more than a year ago at a farm is underway this week. Jury members were selected Wednesday, Oct. 19, in Pennington County District Court, and they will decide if there...
October 19, 2016 - 9:16pm
March 10, 2016
Arrest warrant issued for Dagel shooter
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — An arrest warrant has been issued for Cameron D. Young, 53, of Sioux Falls, who has been charged with multiple felonies in connection with the shooting of former Worthington resident Kellie Dagel. The Argus Leader reported Thursday that in addition to shooting...
March 10, 2016 - 9:28pm
February 23, 2016
Motion denied: Desta’s guilty plea cannot be withdrawn
WORTHINGTON — Dessalegne Fissiha Desta, 62, Worthington, has received a long-awaited answer to his request to withdraw his plea of guilty in...
February 23, 2016 - 9:28pm
November 10, 2015
Under advisement: Motion to withdraw guilty plea in Desta trial considered
WORTHINGTON —A Tuesday sentencing hearing for Dessalegne Fissiha Desta, 61, Worthington, ultimately became a hearing on a motion to withdraw a plea of guilty entered by Desta in September in the assault and attempted murder case involving his wife and daughter. Desta is accused...
November 10, 2015 - 8:16pm
October 1, 2015
Student faces charges: S.D. teen charged with attempted murder in shooting of high school principal
CANTON, S.D. — Showing no emotion and answering respectfully to the judge, a 16-year-old appeared in Lincoln County court Thursday afternoon on charges he shot and wounded a principal in what is believed to be the first-ever school shooting in South Dakota. Mason T. Buhl of Sioux...
October 1, 2015 - 9:37pm
May 12, 2015
Desta charged with attempted murder
WORTHINGTON — Dessalegne Fissiha Desta, 61, of Worthington, is charged with two counts of attempted murder in the first degree and two counts...
May 12, 2015 - 8:00pm
June 25, 2014
Windom man facing attempted murder charges
WINDOM — A Windom man has been charged with second-degree attempted murder, second-degree assault and terroristic threats, third-degree assault of an unborn child and an additional misdemeanor assault charge after allegedly threatening a pregnant woman with a knife and kicking her. Nickson...
June 25, 2014 - 7:57pm
September 15, 2010
Sacred Heart man faces attempted murder charge
SACRED HEART -- A Sacred Heart man faces charges including second-degree attempted murder - with intent but not premeditated after he allegedly grabbed a woman by her neck and put a knife toward it while asking her if she wanted to die. Jose Felix Barajas, 45, is currently held in...
September 15, 2010 - 8:57am