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Protests close Mall of America; more than 20 arrested
Holiday shoppers, beware -- scam artists prevalent this time of year
In Colombia, Catholic faith runs deep at Christmas
Schomacker receives House committee assignments
Blood drive set for Dec. 29 in Adrian
Prep boys hockey: Luverne skates away from Worthington
Prep boys basketball: Antes sinks nine threes as Windom Area survives JCC
Prep gymnastics: Worthington soars to 140.175
Prep girls basketball: Jackson County Central tops Windom, SWC beats Canby
Prep wrestling: Four from Worthington get into Riot semifinals
Column: Marco Rubio's fury over Cuba shift
Column: How to fight the lone wolf
Column: Substitute teachers a key component of District 518
Column: Elizabeth Warren, godmother of sorts
Column: Worthington Christian School offering program tonight on 'The Trees of Christmas'
John H. Almlie
Jurene L. Roslansky
Robert P. Knips
Season's jottings: Newsroom staffers share Christmas memories
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
The pageantry of it all
Looking Back: 1964 - Armour helps Worthington hit employment high
HO, HO, HO: Koster has jolly time standing in for Santa
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Probst 80th birthday
Schubert 90th birthday
Amundson 100th birthday
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
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August 6, 2014
Slain officer remembered
WEST ST. PAUL — In a sea of blue uniforms and black-clad badges that gave way to an unabating column of squad car lights, thousands of mourners packed a West St. Paul neighborhood church and the surrounding streets Wednesday to pay their respects to fallen Mendota Heights police...
August 6, 2014 - 8:10pm
August 5, 2014
Rushmore woman dies in crash
KENNETH — A Rushmore woman was killed in a crash Monday afternoon after smoke from a controlled burn spread, causing her to rear-end a dump truck. Ashley Von Holtum, 26, was traveling northbound on Rock County 3 approximately ½ mile north of Rock County 8 at 1:50 p.m., where...
August 5, 2014 - 7:03pm
Rushmore woman dies in crash
KENNETH - A Rushmore woman was killed in a crash Monday afternoon, after smoke from a controlled burn spread, causing her to rear-end a dump truck. Ashley Von Holtum, 26, was traveling northbound on Rock County 3 approximately ½ mile north of Rock County Road at 1:50 p.m., where...
August 5, 2014 - 8:07am
July 31, 2014
Cop-killing suspect has long, violent criminal history
ST. PAUL — Facing prison time last year for assaulting a man and threatening his life, Brian Fitch Sr. assured a Dakota County judge that he was ready to turn around his troubled life. “I know I will be one of the small percentage of people who actually make the changes needed...
July 31, 2014 - 9:08pm
July 10, 2014
Minnesota mom, fatally struck while biking with kids, 'made everybody happy'
Andrea Boeve had one of those 1,000-watt smiles that could light up a room. Her laugh, friends say, was loud and happy and contagious. “I...
July 10, 2014 - 7:52pm
July 3, 2014
Pedestrian killed in downtown Luverne
LUVERNE -- A 71-year-old Luverne man is dead after being struck by a vehicle in a crosswalk shortly before 9 p.m. Wednesday in downtown Luverne. According to a press release issued by the Rock County Sheriff’s Department, Marv Cleppe was in a motorized wheelchair in the eastbound...
July 3, 2014 - 10:25pm
July 2, 2014
Charges filed in the death of Steen woman
LUVERNE — Formal charges were filed early Wednesday morning in Rock County District Court against the Brandon, S.D., man who killed Andrea Boeve, 33, of Steen, on Monday when she was riding her bicycle with her children. Christopher Weber, 25, is charged with one felony and...
July 2, 2014 - 8:54pm
June 9, 2014
Pilot’s body recovered, plane remains at bottom of Lake Superior
DULUTH — It was nearing sunset when they appeared. Three vessels. Three frothing wakes. One carrying a body reclaimed from Saturday’s plane crash. That was the sum total of a 12-hour day on Lake Superior, Monday, where 14 rescuers from a host of agencies spent the day first...
June 9, 2014 - 11:06pm
Program illustrates driving dangers to students
WINDOM — Every 15 minutes, someone in the U.S. dies from an alcohol-related car crash. To improve this statistic, Windom Area High School — in conjunction with the Windom Police Department, Cottonwood County Sheriff’s Office, Cottonwood County Probation, Cottonwood County...
April 9, 2014 - 9:08pm
Four young men killed in southern Minnesota crash
SLEEPY EYE — Four young men were killed Friday night in a collision near Sleepy Eye in southern Minnesota. The Minnesota State Patrol identified the men who died as Payton Ryan Adams, 17, of Sleepy Eye; John D. Mangen, 18, of Fairfax; Caleb B. Quesenberry, 17, of St. Peter; and...
March 9, 2014 - 8:13pm
March 1, 2014
Three college students killed in Twin Cities-area collision
NORTHFIELD, Minn. -- Three Carleton College students died on an icy road near Northfield on Friday after the SUV they were riding in spun out of control and crashed into an oncoming semi truck, the Minnesota State Patrol said. James Adams, 20, of St. Paul; Michael Goodgame, 20,...
March 1, 2014 - 9:48am
June 26, 2013
Balaton man killed in crash on MN 62
WINDOM -- A Balaton man was killed in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday evening in Cottonwood County. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Jason W. Steffes, 39, of Balaton, was deceased at the scene. The crash occurred at 6:03 p.m. Tuesday on Minnesota 62, west of Windom. Cody D....
June 26, 2013 - 8:30am
May 20, 2013
5-year-old dies after being hit by vehicle
LAKEFIELD -- A 5-year-old Worthington boy died Saturday after being hit by a motor vehicle. According to a press release issued Monday by the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, the accident occurred at 11:22 a.m. Saturday on Jackson County 4 at the south end of Loon Lake in Minneota...
May 20, 2013 - 9:46am
May 14, 2013
Motorcycle accident causes fatality
JACKSON --A 32-year-old man died as a result of a motorcycle crash Monday night in Jackson County. Jason Clair Libengood of rural Jackson was operating a 600cc Yamaha cycle, traveling westbound on Jackson County 4 at about 10:30 p.m. when he failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway...
May 14, 2013 - 11:23am
September 28, 2012
Woman killed in morning crash
RUSHMORE -- A woman from Cottage Grove was killed during a motor vehicle accident Friday morning near Rushmore. According to the Nobles County Sheriff's Office, Jean Marie Mesner, 57, of Cottage Grove, died at the scene of the accident that occurred at about 6:30 a.m. Mesner was...
September 28, 2012 - 9:30am