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Council passes conflict of interest motion
Mayor suggests public WREDC funding in question
Mediation to begin today over veto by Gov. Dayton
Murder charges reinstated in 2013 Alexandria stabbing
Otto proposes Minnesota fee on carbon, push to renewables
Richter, a small town Minn. kid, recounts crazy day he committed to Gophers football program
Here's how Target Field becomes a football stadium
Denver unaffected by early departures unlike rest of NCHC rivals
College volleyball: Ridgewater sweeps Minnesota West
Bradford remains game-time decision for non-contact knee injury
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
Column: District 518 continuing to offer PASS
Marjorie Ann Leen
Rick "Ricky" Twait
Looking Back: 1992 -- Wellstone was speaker at King Turkey Day
KTD speaker: Start noticing people
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
Column: Sunday afternoon outing sufficient for true world wonder
Looking Back: 1992 -- Bristow joins staff of local insurer
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Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
Wallace 80th birthday
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Notice of hearing on proposed assessment
Child care unionization questions plentiful after meeting
ST. PAUL -- Questions abound two weeks before some Minnesota in-home day-care providers vote about whether to join unions. Key among those questions is how many of the 11,000 in-home day-care providers will be allowed to vote. Also unanswered is whether anything the unions negotiate...
November 21, 2011 - 9:50pm
July 26, 2011
Two arrested for assaulting child in unrelated cases
WORTHINGTON -- Two Worthington residents were charged with assaulting a child in unrelated cases this week in Nobles County District Court. On...
July 26, 2011 - 7:46pm
May 8, 2011
Child dies in Milford fire
MILFORD, Iowa -- The name of a two-year-old child who died in a fire late Saturday night in Milford has not yet been released, pending notification of the family, the Milford Fire Department reported. The Milford Fire Department was called at 11:19 p.m. Saturday to a fatal structure...
May 8, 2011 - 7:46pm
February 6, 2011
Child protection team focuses on education
WORTHINGTON -- According to Worthington Police Officer Bob Fritz, each county in Minnesota is mandated by the state to have a multi-discipline child protection team, made up of representatives from family services, county attorney's offices, law enforcement, health departments and...
February 6, 2011 - 8:24pm
November 22, 2010
Volunteers (from left) Joyce Klosterbuer, Gary Hietbrink, Al Brueggeman, Bob Paplow, Merle Klosterbuer, Don Kuiper and Larry Rogers load up a...
November 22, 2010 - 9:14pm
November 1, 2010
Sibley man convicted of child exploitation
SIOUX CITY, Iowa -- A Sibley, Iowa, man was convicted by a jury of sexual exploitation of a child after a three-day trial in federal court in Iowa's Northern District. Michael Mayer, 40, allegedly persuaded a 14-year-old girl to send him sexually explicit photos and videos of herself...
November 1, 2010 - 8:58pm
August 17, 2010
Benefit supper to help autistic child
WORTHINGTON -- A spaghetti supper benefit for autism will be at 5 p.m. Saturday at Abundant Life Tabernacle, 627 Clary St. Chase Scharping, 12, is the son of Sarah Espinoza, Lismore. He has autism, and the benefit will help fund training at the Autism Treatment Center of America...
August 17, 2010 - 8:50pm
May 13, 2010
Child safety seat clinic today
WORTHINGTON -- A child safety seat clinic will take place today at the Worthington Fire Hall from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Parents, guardians, grandparents and anyone who uses the seats in a vehicle are encouraged to attend. Law enforcement personnel certified in child safety seat installation...
May 13, 2010 - 5:44pm
January 29, 2010
Jackson man charged with child porn
JACKSON -- A Jackson man on probation for a 2002 burglary is now facing a felony charge of possessing child pornography after local authorities were contacted by ICAC (Internet Crimes Against Children). After examination, approximately 190 images considered child pornography were...
January 29, 2010 - 12:00am
October 28, 2009
Shane appeal denied for third time
WORTHINGTON -- A petition filed by convicted murderer Lisa Shane was denied Tuesday by the State of Minnesota Court of Appeals. Shane's third appeal asked the court to take another look at the post-conviction relief, which was requesting a reduction in Shane's sentence. Shane was...
October 28, 2009 - 12:00am
July 18, 2009
Pipestone man arrested for child pornography
PIPESTONE -- A Pipestone man was charged last week with possessing child pornography, and will make his first court appearance next month. A 2008 investigation by the Montgomery County Sheriff's Department in Pennsylvania resulted in the arrest of Brian Benner, who allegedly had...
July 18, 2009 - 12:00am
February 4, 2009
Man allegedly solicited a child
Troy Ray Gibson, 41, of 515 E.
February 4, 2009 - 9:00am
December 31, 2008
Shane petition for post-conviction relief denied
WORTHINGTON -- Lisa Shane, convicted in 2006 for second-degree murder through child neglect in the death of her infant daughter, was recently denied a petition for post-conviction relief, which she has 60 days to appeal. Post-conviction relief is a means in which someone who has...
December 31, 2008 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
Policeman arrested for child porn
A Hastings Police Department officer was arrested Tuesday at his home in New Richmond, Wis., on possession of child pornography. Anthony Miller was arrested on an "allegation and investigation of possession of child pornography" according to a press release issued by the Hastings...
December 18, 2008 - 3:00pm
November 17, 2008
Man to serve 7 years for infant abuse
FARGO - A judge here has sentenced a 20-year-old man to serve seven years in prison for squeezing his 7-week-old son and dropping him on the kitchen floor, resulting in eight broken ribs and a skull fracture. Charles Murray Rodriguez pleaded guilty this morning in Cass County District...
November 17, 2008 - 4:00pm