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Worthington FFA crowns stars
No health violations found in examination of Willmar Jennie-O plant
Rock County Library receives grant
Solo/Ensemble Festival is today
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Section 2A south girls basketball: Heron Lake-Okabena prevails
Iowa girls basketball: Central Lyon falls in first round at state
College basketball: Minnesota West women headed to nationals
State wrestling: Worthington's Carson Hagen ends with a silver
Section 3A south girls basketball: Hills-Beaver Creek upsets Edgerton
Column: In ACA case, context is critical
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Letter: Dayton's roads and bridges plan deserves support
Letter: New host family is big part of exchange student's month
We’ve become like the former Soviet Union
LuVerna C. Leslie Hilliard
Linda Jean Hoskins
A real puzzler: Pat Loosbrock puts together works of art, piece by piece
Column: Hay! Did you know about our town's wonder crop?
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Looking Back: 1940 - Historic Chautauqua Park pavilion torn down
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Lamfers 80th birthday
Grube 80th birthday
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Moser 85th birthday
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August 12, 2009
Man faces multiple charges after BAC test gets .31-percent result
SLAYTON -- When a Fulda Police officer asked Troy Allen Wolf if he had been drinking, he allegedly admitted he had consumed a couple of beers and had been drinking while driving. The Intoxilyzer's result of .31 percent blood alcohol concentration made more sense when the officer...
news / crime
August 12, 2009 - 12:00am
February 2, 2009
Man in fatal crash had 4 DWI arrests
PARK RAPIDS - The state of Minnesota once considered Robert McGrath such a chronic impaired driver, it issued him special license plates identifying his vehicle as one involved in prior DWI arrests. McGrath, 49, charged in the Jan.
February 2, 2009 - 9:00am
WORTHINGTON -- Richard Allen Mortensen, 54, of Lake Wilson, landed a 42 month sentence earlier this week after Judge Jeffrey Flynn revoked a stay of execution during a recent probation violation hearing. Mortensen was on probation in Nobles County for driving while impaired in 2005....
news / crime / courts
January 2, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
Woman sentenced for mushrooms
Mallory Katrine Schaeffer, 21, of 730 Highway 9, Kensal, N.D. has been sentenced for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime, possession. She was also charged with two misdemeanor charges of fourth-degree DWI. According to court records: On Aug.
December 26, 2008 - 5:00pm
October 31, 2008
Man with history of DWI arrests gets caught again
SLAYTON -- A Lake Wilson man with a history of DWI and other convictions allegedly kicked and threatened a peace officer who had just arrested him for yet another driving while impaired crime. Richard Allen Mortensen, 54, is charged in Murray County District Court with two counts...
October 31, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
Bail set at $30,000 in DWI case
Mathew Allen Boswell, 24, of 200 West Union St., Detroit lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree DWI, test refusal, felony first-degree DWI, gross misdemeanor driving after his license was canceled, and misdemeanor fleeing a peace officer on...
October 30, 2008 - 6:00pm
October 10, 2008
DWI tragedy remembered
FULDA -- Three caskets. Three empty chairs. Three boys. And a story that hasn't lost its relevance after being told more than 150 times. Today marks the four-year anniversary of the day that three of Nathan and Connie Backstrom's sons were killed by a drunk driver. They told their...
news / education
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
Woman crashes car into VFW
ULEN - A Moorhead woman was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and reckless driving after she allegedly crashed her car into the Ulen VFW Club, Clay County Sheriff Bill Bergquist said. A witness told authorities the woman was going more than 60 mph in a 30-mph zone...
October 8, 2008 - 9:00am
August 16, 2008
Brief: DWI crackdown nets arrests
MARSHALL -- Troopers in southwest Minnesota arrested nine impaired drivers during a Department of Public Safety (DPS) Safe & Sober impaired-driving campaign conducted throughout July. More than 400 Minnesota law enforcement agencies participated in the effort. "When you drink and...
August 16, 2008 - 12:00am