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New bike lane pedals into focus
All in the family: Staff members' offspring walk Minnesota West's halls
King Turkey Day 5K event nears
New sewer work begins Tuesday
WHS coronation is 2 p.m. Tuesday
Prep football: Jays fly by Worthington
Prep football: Edgerton/Ellsworth gets it done against MLA
Prep volleyball: Windom Area hands Worthington second loss
Prep football: JCC reclaims Oaken Bucket
Prep football: Adrian runs over Canby
Column: What line to draw on beheadings?
Column: Teamwork prized at Prairie Elementary
Column: Give me a home where the scapegoats roam
As others see it: Don't force taxpayers to subsidize campaigns
Letter: WCC manager, others did great job with wedding
Karen C. Loosbrock
Vera Eunice Hvistendahl
Daniel Lee Sagmoe
Gerald Dale Flatebo
Jon Bredal (formerly John Pederson)
Framing history: Upcoming exhibit focuses on area photographers
Column: Brewster is still looking great after all these years
Religion briefs: Aug. 28
Looking Back: 1964 - English becomes part of mass at Worthington's St. Mary's
Column: Listen up, kids (especially if you're hungry)
Out and About
Kraft 80th birthday
Birth: Aug. 30, 2014
Dykstra 50th anniversary
Demuth 65th anniversary
Data: Aug. 30, 2014
Data: Aug. 28, 2014
Notice to the Public by FEMA
Data: Aug. 27, 2014
Data: Aug. 26, 2014
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 marijuana and a total of $1,033 in cash. Johnathan Dale Pfundt, 30, was arrested on a fifth-degree felony drug charge as well as one count...
February 25, 2014 - 8:57pm
April 11, 2012
Jackson woman faces embezzlement charge in U.S. District Court
JACKSON -- A former banker charged with allegedly embezzling more than $100,000 while employed as the retail operations manager at United Prairie Bank of Mankato is scheduled to make her first appearance in federal court next week. Carolyn Faye Hampel, 65, of Jackson, is charged...
news / crime
April 11, 2012 - 8:36pm
Hispanic community leader facing swindling charges
WORTHINGTON -- A man who claimed to be an advocate for the Hispanic community is facing felony-level charges for allegedly swindling a man who had come to him for help. According to a criminal complaint, Lito Robert Ramirez, also known as Roberto Ramirez, 43, of Worthington, is charged...
April 11, 2011 - 8:18pm
March 7, 2011
Domestic assault report leads to burglary charge
WORTHINGTON -- He gave police a false name while being arrested because his brother once did the same and got away with it, Khamsone Joe Soukhamthath allegedly told authorities. Soukhamthath, 22, was arrested last week after members of the Worthington Police Department responded...
news / crime
March 7, 2011 - 8:00pm
November 17, 2010
Morales pleads guilty to riot charge
WORTHINGTON -- A 19-year-old Worthington man pleaded guilty to a gross misdemeanor riot charge Wednesday in an agreement that dismissed two felony charges. Armando Antonio Morales Jr.
news / crime / police
November 17, 2010 - 7:33pm
June 30, 2010
Iowa man charged with sexual abuse
PRIMGHAR, Iowa -- The O'Brien County Sheriff's Office arrested a 49-year-old man on charges of sexual abuse Wednesday afternoon. Sheriff's deputies served an arrest warrant on Jonathan, William Strain, 49, of Primghar. Strain is charged with second-degree sexual abuse, a Class B...
June 30, 2010 - 9:21pm
May 25, 2010
Appellate court overturns drug charge dismissal
WORTHINGTON -- An appellate court opinion filed Tuesday reversed a decision made by the district court to dismiss charges against a man allegedly caught in possession of illegal substances. Jose Isabel Rodriguez, 42, of Worthington was charged in August 2009 with first- and second-degree...
May 25, 2010 - 9:01pm
March 19, 2010
Heron Lake man faces meth charge
JACKSON -- A Heron Lake man is facing a first-degree controlled substance charge after being arrested with approximately 60 grams of methamphetamine in his vehicle. Jeffery Alfred Freking, 59, is also charged with two counts of driving while impaired after it was discovered he was...
March 19, 2010 - 12:00am
February 26, 2010
Fulda teen charged with check forgery blames salvia addiction
WORTHINGTON -- A Fulda teen facing check forgery charges after allegedly writing checks on the accounts of both his stepfather and grandmother told law enforcement he was addicted to salvia, a psychoactive plant that causes euphoria. Joshua James Kindel, 18, was charged Wednesday...
February 26, 2010 - 12:00am
April 30, 2008
One charged in UND harassment
GRAND FORKS, N.D.
April 30, 2008 - 9:32am