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Fireworks light up Fourth in Worthington
It's tractors, trains and traditions at annual Pioneer Village Fourth of July event
Freedom Days brings Fourth fun to George
Liberal Sanders draws sizable crowd in conservative country
Louisana governor takes aim at Obama, national debt
Amateur baseball: Jackson takes nailbiter over Worthington; Hadley wins two
Legion baseball: Slayton beats HL-O in 10
Legion baseball: Pipestone dispatches Post 5 in six
Zach Hacker: Football starting early this year
Scott Rall: The cling-ons are soon to arrive
Column: Two tales of quiet heroism
Column: A historically bad deal
'Labor Corner' Column: Singing a union song
Column: Momentum on Obama's side
Column: Michelle Obama's evolution
Lewis Kermit Amundson
Luella W. Gaiser
Lila M. Lee
Richard "Dick" G. Lesch
The Barn at Corabelle
Column: Strolling through Millard Walker Park's history
Column: For the love of a blanket named Blue
Religion briefs: July 2
Looking Back: 2010 -- At least four tornadoes hit Sibley area
Out and About
Leinen 60th anniversary
Bakker 75th birthday
Jansen 85th birthday
Larson 90th birthday
Meester 60th anniversary
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June 15, 2015
Bemidji restaurant owner says he shot man to protect employees, himself
BEMIDJI -- The scene at Mi Rancho restaurant in north Bemidji was business as usual Monday afternoon. Two days before, it was a crime scene where a man was killed. The owner of the business, David Mendoza, said on Monday that he was the man who...
June 15, 2015 - 10:30pm
Driver killed when car hits horse
CROMWELL — A man died after the car he was driving struck a horse in northeast Minnesota on Sunday night. Richard E. Godbout, 49, of Cromwell, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident near the intersection of Spirit Lake Road with Minnesota Highway 210 in Carlton County...
June 15, 2015 - 8:51pm
June 8, 2015
Adrian man makes appearance in felony negligent fire case
LUVERNE — More than 10 months after the incident occurred, Mark Zebe of Adrian appeared in Rock County District Court Monday in connection with a negligent fire case that led to the death of Ashley Von Holtum of Pipestone. According to court documents, the incident occurred south...
June 8, 2015 - 5:01pm
Name released in second fatality accident in Jackson County
JACKSON — Two people were killed over the weekend in traffic fatalities in Jackson County. In the first accident on Saturday, a 26-year-old man from Jeffers died at the scene. According to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, the accident occurred on Jackson County 17, near the...
June 8, 2015 - 10:01am
June 4, 2015
Vehicle hits tree, killing driver in Washington County
ST. PAUL — A 1995 Chevrolet Suburban left a Washington County highway and struck a tree Thursday afternoon, killing the driver. The Minnesota State Patrol was on the scene of the fatal crash at U.S Highway 95 and Nason Hill Road in Washington County east of St. Paul. The Patrol...
June 4, 2015 - 9:30pm
June 3, 2015
Report shows Wal-Mart gunman was drunk
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — A preliminary toxicology report released Wednesday shows the alcohol level of the gunman in last week’s fatal shooting at a Grand Forks Wal-Mart was more than twice the legal limit for drunken driving. Marcell Travon Willis had a blood alcohol concentration...
June 3, 2015 - 9:05pm
June 1, 2015
Man using phone in fatal accident urges others to avoid his mistake
ST. PAUL — Chris Weber boiled down his life-changing decision 11 months ago to one question: “Is that cell phone worth more than the life...
June 1, 2015 - 5:41pm
May 31, 2015
Man killed in vehicle-train accident south of Moorhead
KURTZ TOWNSHIP — A car collided with a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train Saturday morning and burst into flames, killing the occupant inside. Clay...
May 31, 2015 - 9:19pm
Bodies of man, woman found with gunshot wounds in West Fargo
WEST FARGO, N.D. — The bodies of an adult man and woman were found in a home here early Sunday morning, according to police. At 12:08 a.m. Sunday, officers with the West Fargo Police Department were dispatched for a welfare check on a woman at a home in the 1000 block of Parkway...
May 31, 2015 - 8:37pm
May 18, 2015
Driver who killed 3 brothers in DWI crash picked up again
LAKEVILLE — A Farmington man who was convicted of killing three brothers in a drunken driving crash 10 years ago has been charged with driving drunk again. Boe Elijah Barlage, 33, was pulled over Thursday night in Lakeville after police received a report about 9:40 p.m. of a car...
May 18, 2015 - 9:46pm
May 12, 2015
Experts examine cause of hog barn fire that killed two women
JASPER — A state fire marshal and insurance company investigators were on the scene Tuesday at the site of fatal fire in a hog barn three miles east of Jasper, while co-workers and family members grieved the loss of two women who were cleaning the facility when the fire broke out. Rock...
May 12, 2015 - 8:36pm
May 11, 2015
Two perish in hog barn fire
JASPER — Two women died Monday as a result of a hog barn fire east of Jasper. The Rock County Sheriff’s Office received a call at approximately 9:23 a.m. Monday. Jasper Fire and Rescue was dispatched along with the Edgerton, Hardwick, Luverne and Pipestone fire departments for...
May 11, 2015 - 10:36pm
May 10, 2015
Officer being dragged after DUI stop shoots and kills suspect
FRIDLEY — A New Brighton man was fatally shot in Fridley on Friday night after he dragged a police officer in an attempt to leave a traffic stop on Interstate 694. Lino Lakes Police Sgt. William Owens was working as part of a DWI “saturation detail” when he pulled over a...
May 10, 2015 - 8:10pm
May 7, 2015
Motorcycle fatalities in Minnesota at highest point in 20 years
ST. PAUL — The 2015 motorcycle riding season is off to a deadly start, with 11 motorcyclist fatalities reported this year across the state, reports the Minnesota Department of Public Safety. The number of fatal motorcycle crashes reported so far this year is the highest at this...
May 7, 2015 - 7:52pm
May 6, 2015
Motorcyclist who died in Highway 23 crash identified
PAYNESVILLE — The Minnesota State Patrol identified on Wednesday the motorcyclist who died in a crash on Minnesota Highway 23 and Stearns County Road 123 Tuesday night. Dale S. Rolfes, 52, of Rice, died at the scene when his Harley Davidson collided with a GMC Sierra pickup driven...
May 6, 2015 - 8:57pm