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Who’s winning and losing in Minnesota’s 2016 economy?
Package thieves beware: Residents have their eyes (and cameras) on you
It’s a growing battle: Package thieves vs. residents
Feds won’t grant permission to finish controversial pipeline
AgweekTV: Weather outlook
WHS basketball: Girls, boys sweep Windom Area on road
Boys basketball: MLA rallies
Boys hockey: WHS hockey team scores three goals but falls to Winona/Cotter
Girls basketball: Adrian trips Heron Lake-Okabena
Gymnastics: Trojans start strong in Hendricks
Column: The post-truth era of politics
Column: Enrichment opportunities abound in 2017
As others see it: The free Vikes-tix perk ‘looks bad’ for all
Column: Reindeer games at Trump Tower
Column: It's time to hold Big Pharma responsible for opioid epidemic
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
Disheveled Thelogian: A feast, a robbery and a reason to give thanks
Looking Back: 1991 - Armory offers shelter during winter storm
GREAT INDOORS: How to repurpose your huge Thanksgiving newspaper
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May 6, 2016
Samson sentenced in drug case
WORTHINGTON — Nicholas John Samson, 26, of Slayton was sentenced this week in Nobles County District Court on a third-degree drug possession...
May 6, 2016 - 9:53pm
May 3, 2016
As others see it: Let's all fight teen drug use
It is hard to imagine an anti-drug message more impactful than one from a grieving parent: “This loss has devastated our lives. We struggle to make sense of how it happened to Tara. Those who have not experienced it cannot know the depth of our grief.” Those simple, raw words...
May 3, 2016 - 7:22pm
April 27, 2016
Two men arrested on drug charges
WORTHINGTON — Juan Ramon Vela-Llamas, 30, and Enrique Alexander Jimenez-Escobar, 30, both of Worthington, were arrested Saturday for fifth-degree...
April 27, 2016 - 8:41pm
April 25, 2016
Walnut Grove woman charged after drugs found in luggage
CHICAGO — Khoua Vang, 49, of Walnut Grove, has been charged with multiple felonies after a large amount of drugs were found in her luggage...
April 25, 2016 - 9:04pm
BRDTF arrests five on drug charges
WORTHINGTON — Four men and one woman were arrested last week by the Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force (BRDTF). Candace Currie, 20, Damarco Dionte...
April 25, 2016 - 5:40pm
March 16, 2016
State law enforcement: Heroin overdoes on the rise
BEMIDJI — Bemidji is at the epicenter of a deadly heroin wave responsible for seven deaths and more than a dozen non-fatal overdoses in north-central Minnesota in recent weeks — evidence of an epidemic that law enforcement say has been intensifying over the past few years. And...
March 16, 2016 - 9:48pm
February 26, 2016
Five arrested during drug bust
WORTHINGTON —The Worthington Police Department and Buffalo Ridge Task Force on Tuesday afternoon arrested five individuals in Worthington on...
February 26, 2016 - 9:58pm
February 5, 2016
Two arrested in BRDTF operation
PIPESTONE — A narcotics search warrant conducted Thursday morning in Pipestone resulted in the arrest of two individuals. The Buffalo Ridge...
February 5, 2016 - 5:03pm
January 13, 2016
Meet Matka, the Minnesota Capitol’s bomb-sniffing dog
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s Capitol complex has a new safety measure in place — in the form of the gentle nose of Matka, a bomb-sniffing dog....
January 13, 2016 - 9:19pm
Sean Penn lied about ‘El Chapo’ trafficking claim, Guzman’s lawyer says
MEXICO CITY — Hollywood star Sean Penn lied when he reported that Mexican kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman told him he is the world’s...
January 13, 2016 - 5:09pm
December 23, 2015
Martin charged with possession
WORTHINGTON — Bobby Lee Martin, 26, of Worthington, is back in the Nobles County Jail. Martin faces five felony charges relating to the sale...
December 23, 2015 - 10:39pm
December 15, 2015
Spirit Lake man faces multiple drug charges
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa — A 28-year-old Spirit Lake man is facing multiple drug-related charges following his arrest Saturday by the Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office. Jordan Hawn was arrested on drug charges that stemmed from an ongoing investigation. He was arrested and charged with...
December 15, 2015 - 8:07pm
November 26, 2015
Saldana appears on drug charges
WORTHINGTON — Daniel Saldana, 28, of Worthington, appeared Tuesday in Nobles County District Court on a felony charge of fifth-degree possession...
November 26, 2015 - 9:23pm
October 7, 2015
Brewster woman appears on drug charges
WORTHINGTON — Patrice Alicia Tate, 24, of Brewster, appeared in Nobles County District Court this week on a felony charge of fifth-degree drug...
October 7, 2015 - 9:54pm
Worthington woman charged with selling narcotics
WORTHINGTON — Kimberly Dawn Oakland, 34, of Worthington, appeared in Nobles County District Court this week to answer to the charge of third-degree sale of narcotics. The charge stems from Oakland allegedly selling methamphetamine in 2013. According to court documents, Oakland...
October 7, 2015 - 9:52pm