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Minnesotans headed to the Democratic convention together, but not yet united
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Some in northern Minnesota could be without power for a week
Luverne becomes Purple Heart City
Retailers ready for Crazy Days
Worthington U15 soccer team wins state championship
VFW baseball: Luverne VFW strikes fast, wins District 3 tournament
Legion baseball: Rogers shuts out Luverne, Adrian wins District 2 tournament
Amateur baseball: Heron Lake defeats Luverne, joins playoff party
Amateur baseball: Adrian forces Game 3 with win over Lakefield
Column: Notes from Cleveland -- the two forms of resistance
Column: Cruz holds his nose, but can't endorse Trump
Column: Doubling down on principle at the Republican convention
Column: Self-worship over sound judgment
Letter: Thanks, Worthington, for support of Arc
Mae Frieda Meyer
Jamie L. VonSpreecken
Ben K. Dreesen
Margaret Elizabeth Short
Raymond J. Loeschen
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Column: Father knows best
Looking Back: 2006 -- Reisdorfer honored with statewide nursing award
Barn to Dance: Mayville summer tradition going strong after 27 years
Out and About
Birth: July 22, 2016
Birth: July 20, 2016
Davis 85th birthday
Bullerman 85th birthday
Burns 90th birthday
Summons to establish custody
Data: July 25, 2016
Data: July 23, 2016
Data: July 22, 2016
Data: July 21, 2016
July 7, 2016
Resident talks about blast that leveled trailer home: Investigation continues into cause
WORTHINGTON -- Now ensconced in a Worthington care facility following several days in the hospital, Robert Powers is covered with evidence of...
July 7, 2016 - 10:05pm
July 1, 2016
Explosion levels trailer home in rural Brewster
BREWSTER -- An early Friday morning explosion destroyed a trailer house near the Hersey Cemetery in rural Brewster. The house’s occupant...
July 1, 2016 - 9:43pm
May 11, 2016
Employees escape injuries after explosion at Clarkfield grain elevator
CLARKFIELD — All employees have been accounted for and no injuries were reported after an explosion at the Clarkfield Grain Elevator around 8 a.m. Wednesday. Clarkfield is about 25 miles north of Marshall in far western Minnesota. Yellow Medicine County Sheriff Bill Flatten said...
May 11, 2016 - 3:30pm
February 3, 2016
Explosion sets fire to Madelia businesses
MADELIA — A major fire destroyed six to eight businesses Wednesday morning in downtown Madelia in southern Minnesota. The city is about 2,300...
February 3, 2016 - 9:42pm
August 31, 2015
Unoccupied house explodes
EVELETH — A house exploded early Monday along U.S. Highway 53 near Eveleth, but authorities said the home was unoccupied at the time and no injuries were reported. The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office said the incident, in the 3300 block of U.S. Highway 53 in the Central Lakes...
August 31, 2015 - 9:19pm
May 28, 2015
Car salesman rescues trucker in fiery crash
ROSEVILLE — A Roseville car salesman jumped a fence onto Interstate 35W to help a truck driver who was badly burned after crashing into a signpost Wednesday afternoon in Roseville. The salesman, Deno Yannarelli from Roseville Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, pulled the driver to safety...
May 28, 2015 - 8:59pm
March 30, 2015
Mailbox explosion causes grass fire
BRAINERD — A mailbox explosion appears to be the cause of a grass fire Monday that quickly burned about 15 acres of property south of Brainerd. Lt....
March 30, 2015 - 9:58pm
March 26, 2015
No House oil safety vote
ST. PAUL — Minnesota House Republicans blocked an effort to debate an oil train safety bill Thursday, citing that the legislation was introduced just last week and more work is needed to prepare a response to oil train explosion fears. Rep. Paul Marquart, D-Dilworth, asked fellow...
March 26, 2015 - 9:16pm
January 27, 2015
Minnesota man survives home explosion
GRANT VALLEY TOWNSHIP — The cause of a Monday night house explosion that injured a Bemidji-area man appears to be accidental, officials said...
January 27, 2015 - 8:48pm
March 12, 2014
NYC explosion kills 3, others still missing
NEW YORK (Reuters) — Two New York City buildings collapsed on Wednesday in an explosion believed to be caused by a gas leak, killing three...
March 12, 2014 - 11:05am
April 15, 2013
Luverne woman blocks away from Boston Marathon explosion
BOSTON -- The emotional high of watching his wife complete the Boston Marathon quickly vanished when Kyle Feit learned about the finish-line tragedy at the event Monday afternoon. Kyle and Amy Feit, of Luverne, were in Boston Monday so Amy could compete for the first time in the...
April 15, 2013 - 5:28pm
August 22, 2011
POET fire possibly a dust explosion
BINGHAM LAKE -- Although no official report has been issued by the state or POET, Windom Assistant Fire Chief Dan Ortmann stated Monday a preliminary cause of Friday's fire at the POET Biorefining plant in Bingham Lake was possibly a grain dust explosion in one of the dryers. "We...
August 22, 2011 - 8:38pm
October 19, 2010
Explosion destroys garage, tractors
HILLS -- An explosion believed to have been caused by a malfunctioning electrical light and some gasoline rocked a neighborhood in Hills Tuesday...
October 19, 2010 - 9:18pm
Explosion destroys garage, tractors in Hills
HILLS -- An explosion believed to have been caused by a malfunctioning electrical light and some gasoline rocked the town of Hills Tuesday morning...
October 19, 2010 - 4:23pm
Explosion in Lake Wilson
LAKE WILSON - In a town where just the thought of another big bang makes people flinch, the Lake Wilson Fire Department was Johnny-on-the-spot...
November 19, 2009 - 12:00am