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Prep boys hockey: Luverne skates away from Worthington
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July 21, 2010
Slayton woman charged with felony drug possession
SLAYTON -- A Slayton woman is facing three felony drug possession charges after authorities received information from a concerned citizen. Anne Marie Reese, 42, was charged with three counts of fifth-degree controlled substance possession and one count of drug paraphernalia possession...
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July 21, 2010 - 9:06pm
July 8, 2010
Walls come tumbling down
WORTHINGTON -- More than one passerby stopped on the sidewalk to watch in fascination as two big backhoes made short work of demolishing a decades old building Thursday morning. The building on the corner of 10th Street and Fifth Avenue came down without much of a fuss, though there...
July 8, 2010 - 9:00pm
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 3, 2010
Meth charge filed in Steen drug bust
LUVERNE -- A charge of third-degree possession of a controlled substance was filed Monday against Steen resident Durant Blaine Kruger. Kruger, 48, also has pending methamphetamine charges in Pennington County, S.D., the complaint states, and has a prior controlled substance conviction...
March 3, 2010 - 12:00am
February 12, 2010
Task Force looking for drug crime fugitive
WORTHINGTON -- The Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force (BRDTF) is asking for the public's help in rounding up a drug crime fugitive. According to task force commander Troy Appel, a warrant for the arrest of Sevannary "Seven" Saysirisanh, 32, has been issued on charges of second-degree...
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February 12, 2010 - 12:00am
October 8, 2009
Drug arrest made
SLAYTON -- An alleged drug dealer from Hanley Falls learned the hard way to turn off his cell phone when being pulled over by law enforcement. During a traffic stop, a state trooper confiscated a cell phone that received several text messages inquiring about marijuana purchases during...
October 8, 2009 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
Editorial: An attorney's important message
Susan Gaertner, who was first elected Ramsey County Attorney in 1994 and subsequently re-elected three times since, has an important message to share: Make sure you talk to your kids about drugs. Gaertner, who spoke Tuesday before Worthington's Noon Kiwanis group, has made fighting...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
May 21, 2008
Windom couple charged with dealing drugs
WINDOM -- A Windom couple was arrested last week after authorities removed more than one-third of a pound of cocaine from their home. The complaint states Gilberto Adame Ibarra, 29, and Rufina Alejandra Rodriguez Vargas, 30, both of Windom, are charged with first-degree sale of drugs...
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May 21, 2008 - 12:00am
April 30, 2008
Schwarz enters last-minute guilty plea
SLAYTON -- A Slayton man has avoided a two-day trial on drug charges by entering into a plea agreement with the state. Travis Schwarz, 22, whose trial was to begin this week, will serve less than a year in a local jail for his part in a marijuana grow operation discovered last f...
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April 30, 2008 - 12:00am