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Minn. state officials make progress on elder abuse complaints
Data: Feb. 20, 2018
Where does Nolan's campaign cash go?: Retiring congressman has more than $500K on hand
Central Minn. teacher plans walkout over gun violence as part of national movement
Gun debate begins as Legislature begins 2018 work
US men's hockey advances to quarterfinals with win over Slovakia
COLLEGE MEN'S BASKETBALL: Wisconsin works OT to top Minnesota
Monday sports roundup: SWC girls finish 16-0 in Red Rock Conference
Wild rookie Joel Eriksson Ek finally gets the monkey off his back
Fan bus for state gymnastics
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
Letter: Story on Brewster boulder triggers memories
Letter: Exchange student experiences first Thanksgiving, Christmas in Worthington
Column: Worthington schools committed to 'Child Find'
Carlyle James Thaemlitz
Gerald "Jerry" Roetzel
Hazel May Jackson
John B. Taylor
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Disheveled Theologian: Of mince and (paper) men
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
Kind kids help hurting teacher
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Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Koehne 60th anniversary
Birth: Elizabeth Ruth Standafer
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
June 26, 2012
Letter: Child care choices matter
As Minnesota children settle into their summer care routines, many parents breathe a sigh of relief. Arranging care that engages their older children, maintains the routine of their small ones and offers some fun for all is a major lift. The truth is, parents face complex child care...
June 26, 2012 - 12:00am
May 14, 2012
Child dies after ATV crash
WORTHINGTON -- A 10-year-old Worthington girl died after sustaining severe injuries in an ATV crash Saturday in Seward Township, rural Fulda. Alyssa Marie Zamarron died Sunday evening at Sanford Children's Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. According to Nobles County Sheriff Kent Wilkening,...
May 14, 2012 - 11:10pm
November 21, 2011
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