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Family Art Night scheduled during parent-teacher conferences week
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Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
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October 22, 2015
MPCA completes 29 enforcement cases
ST. PAUL — In its ongoing efforts to promote environmental compliance, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency concluded 29 enforcement cases in 24 counties throughout the state during the third quarter of 2015. Environmental enforcement investigations often take several months,...
October 22, 2015 - 8:21pm
March 25, 2015
New high in wax: Marijuana concentrate receives increased attention from law enforcement
ST. PAUL — Law enforcement officials from across Minnesota warned Wednesday about the rise of a new form of marijuana that can be six times more potent than the typical leaf form of the drug. Called marijuana wax, the manufacture of the drug has been blamed for the death of a...
March 25, 2015 - 8:26pm
March 9, 2015
House OKs ‘blue alert’ to catch police attackers
ST. PAUL — Suspects in police attacks could be caught quicker if statewide alerts were issued, the Minnesota House decided Monday. Representatives voted 129-0 to establish a “blue alert” program to notify the public when a law enforcement officer is killed or seriously injured. “This...
March 9, 2015 - 9:21pm
April 10, 2014
Law enforcement students to host Child Safety Day
WORTHINGTON — Students in the law enforcement program at Minnesota West Community and Technical College’s Worthington campus will host Child Safety Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the fine arts theater on campus. Students will be on hand to help parents fill out child...
April 10, 2014 - 7:54pm
December 12, 2013
Scott Rall: Who's at the wheel for protecting natural resources?
Scott Rall Daily Globe outdoors writer So who is at the wheel in Minnesota when it comes to protecting our natural resources? The answer is not as clear at the rank-and-file citizen might think. I can say that on a local level the conservation officers that I know (and I know...
December 12, 2013 - 3:33pm
June 13, 2013
SD, MN troopers conduct I-90 safety operation today
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) -- Highway Patrol troopers from South Dakota and Minnesota and local law officers are cracking down on traffic violators on a stretch of Interstate 90. The daylong enforcement effort between Chamberlain, S.D., and Fairmont began at 6 a.m. Thursday. Officers...
June 13, 2013 - 11:45am
August 9, 2012
Law enforcement officers, medical personnel get mental health training
WORTHINGTON -- Regional law enforcement officers and medical personnel are expected to benefit from training they received this week thanks to...
August 9, 2012 - 9:59pm
June 25, 2012
Joint enforcement operation a success
WORTHINGTON -- Troopers from both Minnesota and South Dakota joined forces last week for a high-visibility enforcement operation along I-90, from Mitchell, S.D. to Worthington, aimed at criminal interdiction and reducing crashes. From 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., the Minnesota State Patrol...
June 25, 2012 - 9:53pm
May 22, 2012
Busy weekend for law enforcement
WORTHINGTON -- After a busy weekend for law enforcement, several criminal complaints were filed in Nobles County District Court early this week. Eduardo Vasquez Hernandez, 44, of Haywarden, Iowa, is facing charges of felony-level burglary and theft after allegedly stealing an 8-month-old...
May 22, 2012 - 8:38pm
Heightened enforcement over Thanksgiving weekend
WORTHINGTON -- Last year during the Thanksgiving travel period, 16 motorists were killed and 1,834 arrested for driving while impaired. Of the 16 deaths, six were alcohol-related and seven were unbelted occupants, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety. Added servings...
November 22, 2011 - 8:03pm
November 2, 2011
50 years of partnership
WORTHINGTON -- It started when a group of people realized how many children were getting hurt and dying of accidental causes and grew to become...
November 2, 2011 - 8:12pm
July 25, 2011
Building a new center
Construction at the Murray County Law Enforcement is continuing at a good pace. This photo, submitted by Murray County Community Relations Director...
July 25, 2011 - 8:17pm
June 29, 2011
Fireworks safety urged by law enforcement
WORTHINGTON -- Statistics collected each year between June 25 and July 15 show that injuries caused by fireworks are down, but State Fire Marshal...
June 29, 2011 - 8:38pm
June 23, 2011
Justice Time for Minnesota West's law enforcement program
WORTHINGTON -- Blog talk radio allows anyone to host his or her own show, including Markus Murphy, instructor for the law enforcement program at Minnesota West Community and Technical College. Aptly named "Justice Time," the blog talk radio provides students with an opportunity...
June 23, 2011 - 10:18pm
May 31, 2011
Law enforcement activity leads to drug arrests in Pipestone
PIPESTONE -- The Pipestone County Sheriff's Office arrested two women on unrelated drug charges last week while going about other business. On May 25, a deputy went to a residence in Pipestone to advise Michelle Marie Gallop, 21, that the car she had reported stolen had been located...
May 31, 2011 - 7:50pm