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Minorities with post-secondary credentials make less than whites, study shows
'Support our Schools' effort gets under way
County begins budget discussion
Men on the street
Protests cost St. Paul $1.5M while Summit Avenue remains closed
YMCA Fun Run a good time for all ages
Amateur baseball: Worthington wins, takes 1-0 series lead over Heron Lake
All welcome at 34th annual Fun Run
Amateur baseball: Region 13C playoffs begin Wednesday
Wolter: Random thoughts in a fleeting summer
Letter: Journey pastor grateful for community support
Letter: Deep thoughts on constructing obstructions
Some Trump-style speculation on the GOP and Putin
Letter: Trip to Paris is May highlight for exchange student
Column: Trump set the table for Clinton
Calen Daniel "Rudy" Ross
Colbert (Corky) Bassett
Religion briefs: July 28
Column: Face time
Looking Back: 2006 -- City, YMCA approved deal for new Y facility
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Out and About
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Davis 85th birthday
Data: June 28, 2016
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Summons to establish custody
Data: July 25, 2016
January 12, 2016
Firefighter accused of theft from Kvalvog crash changes plea to guilty
FERGUS FALLS — A Dalton firefighter accused of stealing money from victims in a June crash that killed two teenage brothers from Moorhead changed...
January 12, 2016 - 8:30pm
September 28, 2015
Police say man shot at wife on I-94, was shot by officers, then killed himself
FERGUS FALLS -- An autopsy report shows that a Fergus Falls man suspected of shooting at his wife's vehicle early Sunday on Interstate 94 ultimately died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. While the death of 52-year-old...
September 28, 2015 - 8:18pm
August 13, 2015
Investigators in crash that killed Moorhead brothers probing thefts from other passengers
FERGUS FALLS — State crime agents are still investigating the reported thefts of cash from the wallets of the four Moorhead high school students in a pickup that rolled on Interstate 94 near Fergus Falls in June, killing the truck’s driver and his brother. Authorities may also...
August 13, 2015 - 9:27pm
August 10, 2015
One killed, one injured in motorcycle collision
FERGUS FALLS — One person was killed and another seriously injured in a motorcycle crash in Otter Tail County on Sunday afternoon. The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office says around 4:30 p.m. they responded to the area of County Highway 4 and 233rd Avenue in the northern part...
August 10, 2015 - 9:52pm
July 21, 2015
Fergus Falls man charged for ripping down Confederate flag at fair
FERGUS FALLS — A Fergus Falls man faces a criminal charge for allegedly ripping down a Confederate flag at the county fair in Fergus Falls Saturday, police said. It was the second reported appearance of the Confederate flag at a large event in Otter Tail County this month. Juan...
July 21, 2015 - 8:46pm
January 13, 2015
Chase hits 125 mph on Interstate 94, Patrol says
FERGUS FALLS (FNS) — A 45-mile chase with speeds up to 125 mph on Interstate 94 ended in Fergus Falls late Friday evening. Boon Vang, 28, of Minneapolis, was finally stopped with tire disabling devices. Vang was heading west on I-94 at about 10:30 p.m. Friday when a Minnesota...
January 13, 2015 - 8:07pm
October 16, 2014
Man confesses, pleads guilty to murder
FERGUS FALLS — A man on trial for the murder of nephew confessed to the killing and pleaded guilty Thursday. Michael Alan Burris was accused of murdering Scott Burris, who died from a single gunshot wound in May 2012 in Otter Tail County. He pleaded guilty during the third day...
October 16, 2014 - 9:15pm
April 23, 2009
WORTHINGTON -- A musical spring break for choral aficionados can be taken at 2 p.m. this Sunday when the Worthington Chamber Singers join in...
April 23, 2009 - 12:00am
March 11, 2009
Kidnapping suspects appear in court
FERGUS FALLS - An Elbow Lake, Minn., man and his stepson made their first court appearances Tuesday in connection with the weekend abduction of a 17-year-old girl. David Randy Sabby, 46, faces 10 criminal charges ranging from kidnapping to sexual assault to violating an order for...
March 11, 2009 - 9:40am
March 10, 2009
Kidnapping suspect faces sex charges
FERGUS FALLS - When David Randy Sabby was arrested this weekend on suspicion of kidnapping a girl in Fergus Falls, Minn., he was out on bond for 14 sexual abuse charges he faces in a neighboring county. The 46-year-old Elbow Lake, Minn., man is accused in Grant County District Court...
March 10, 2009 - 2:00pm
March 9, 2009
Kidnap suspect let girl go
FERGUS FALLS - William Hanson had just finished reading a newspaper article Sunday about a 17-year-old girl abducted at gunpoint by her stepfather when he looked up to see the girl in the picture. "No more than a minute later she walked in the door, approached me and asked to use...
March 9, 2009 - 12:00pm
Kidnapped Fergus Falls girl found
A 17-year-old girl reportedly abducted at gunpoint Saturday night by her step-father in Fergus Falls, Minn., was located just after 1 a.m.
March 9, 2009 - 9:17am
January 19, 2009
Fergus Falls marching band off to historic presidential inauguration
FERGUS FALLS - As the temperature lingered at 10 below Friday morning, Shirley Straush took off her heavy-duty gloves to snap photos of four...
January 19, 2009 - 12:00pm
December 12, 2008
Column: Safe haven law saves lives
A life was saved in Fergus Falls on Monday. You might not have heard about it. It didn't get a lot of fanfare. Although Fergus isn't in our coverage area, the story is well worth repeating and taking a few minutes to ponder. Here's what happened: An unknown woman dropped off an...
December 12, 2008 - 11:00am
December 11, 2008
Abandoned Minn. baby has new home
A family has been found for the newborn boy left anonymously at a Fergus Falls, Minn., hospital Monday. The family will care for the baby and likely will be his adoptive parents pending adoption proceedings, said Otter Tail County Social Services Supervisor Brad Vold. Vold said...
December 11, 2008 - 12:00pm