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Klobuchar, Franken announce more than $100 million in critical heating aid
Community helps build Oxford Street; 2017 overlay project could be delayed
Nobles SWCD begins connecting with landowners on buffers
Boo! Windom’s haunted house will spark ‘Old School Nightmares’
Minnesota already breaking voting records ahead of Nov. 8
Section 3A cross country: Luverne girls, Windom Area boys prevail
Section 2AA cross country: Koller leads WHS runners
Iowa state football: H-LP puts perfect record on the line
Scott Rall: Hi ho, hi ho, it's off to work we go
Section football: Fulda, MLA, MCC finish the job
Column: Unaffordable health care for southwest Minnesota
Editorial: Peterson in the 7th with an asterisk
Letter: School referendum represents chance to ‘pay it forward’
Editorial: Schomacker for District 22A Representative
Letter: Our schools are committed to our students and our community
Carol E. Anderson
Ralph Wellington Thueson
James G. Myers
Community Thanksgiving dinner is Nov. 24
Disheveled Theologian: Banana bread evangelism
2016 Local Business Guide Directory
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
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August 14, 2014
Duluth head shop owner gets 17½ years in synthetic drug case
MINNEAPOLIS — Jim Carlson, owner of downtown Duluth’s Last Place on Earth head shop, was sentenced to 17½ years in federal prison Thursday...
August 14, 2014 - 8:27pm
July 31, 2014
Laws include measure to fight synthetic drugs
ST. PAUL — Synthetic drugs will be a bit easier to fight beginning today. They can be handled much like other illegal drugs under one of...
July 31, 2014 - 8:56pm
July 25, 2014
Three arrested on drug charges
WORTHINGTON — Three men are in custody in the Nobles County Jail after being arrested earlier this week on drug-related charges. According to court documents, Gerson Mejia-Campos, 20, of Sioux Falls, S.D., and Blue Thyboualoy, 18, of Worthington, are facing charges of fifth-degree...
July 25, 2014 - 9:58pm
January 31, 2014
Heron Lake man slated for court appearance Monday
HERON LAKE — The Heron Lake man who was arrested last Friday after authorities seized four pounds of methamphetamines and five pounds of marijuana during a home search is expected to make his initial appearance Monday in Jackson County District Court. At 12:30 Jan. 24, the...
January 31, 2014 - 10:14pm
January 29, 2014
Worthington man arrested on drug charges
WORTHINGTON — A Worthington man was arrested on felony drug possession charges early Wednesday morning after an officer pulled over the driver of a vehicle for driving after suspension. Melvin Larreynaga-Cruz, 20, was arrested for fifth-degree drug possession, illegal transportation...
January 29, 2014 - 10:58pm
July 16, 2013
Drug arrests alert city to hazardous building
Crystal meth found inside ceramic duck
July 16, 2013 - 11:30pm
November 22, 2012
Mobile meth lab found in region
JACKSON -- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office discovered a mobile meth lab last week while investigating a report of a suspicious vehicle on a vacant farm site. Deputies responded to the report on Nov. 15 at the farm site in Section 4 of Ewington Township. Zachariah Swanson, 35,...
November 22, 2012 - 10:17pm
July 5, 2012
Buffalo Ridge Drug task Force makes Murray County busts
SLAYTON -- The Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force was busy in Murray County during the last week of June, seizing marijuana in two different searches, along with guns, methamphetamine paraphernalia and synthetic drugs. On June 26, a search warrant was executed on 20th Street in Slayton...
July 5, 2012 - 9:53pm
March 14, 2012
Lawmakers consider cracking down on synthetic drugs
ST. PAUL -- In a continued fight against synthetic drugs, Minnesota lawmakers are considering making selling some of them a felony. A bill is...
March 14, 2012 - 8:47pm
November 4, 2011
Meth lab found in vehicle of Pipestone man
SLAYTON -- A Pipestone man found guilty last month of first-degree methamphetamine manufacturing conspiracy in a neighboring county faces new charges after another meth-related incident. Chanon Leigh Burke was found passed out in a vehicle in a stranger's driveway with a meth lab...
November 4, 2011 - 9:40pm
October 28, 2011
Drug treatment program has 'New Beginning' at Nobles County Jail
WORTHINGTON -- After a six-month hiatus, the New Beginnings drug treatment program has resumed operation at the Nobles County Jail, with several important changes. "I think the great thing is how several Nobles County entities worked together to get a program going that suits everyone's...
October 28, 2011 - 10:08pm
October 27, 2011
Dump those old drugs for Take Back Day
JACKSON -- Each day, approximately 2,500 teenagers use prescription drugs to get high for the first time, according to the Partnership for a Drug Free America.
October 27, 2011 - 8:46pm
September 16, 2011
Pipestone man charged with sale of marijuana, morphine
PIPESTONE -- Charges have been filed in Pipestone County District Court against Robert Lee Styrbicky, 56, of Pipestone, for allegedly selling...
September 16, 2011 - 10:11pm
July 15, 2011
Holland woman arrested for fleeing, meth possession
PIPESTONE -- A Holland woman who was arrested in May for drug possession and driving after cancellation is scheduled to make a first appearance next week on a second drug arrest. April Lee Petroff, 29, was charged last week with third-degree controlled substance possession, driving...
July 15, 2011 - 9:50pm
May 11, 2011
Task force agents take potential dealer off the street
PIPESTONE -- In arresting a man after he left the house of a suspected drug dealer, the Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force has presumably kept another potential dealer off the streets in Pipestone. Miguel De Lira Esquivel told authorities he had planned to divide the methamphetamine...
May 11, 2011 - 8:38pm