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Worthington Middle School Festival of Music event is Monday evening
Heron Lake-Okabena students gather 'Coins for Kids'
Doubt remains in Daubt; Democrats have concerns about new House speaker
Windom schools say no to winter weather
Education, research and new treatments assisting people with diabetes
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: 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'
Letter: Letter on Christmas wasn't meant to be negative
Column: Energy industry -- CO2 is good for us
Anita Rose (Ling) Siegmann
Florence "Kip" Gee
Cyril F. Gengler
Teresa Marie Stofferan
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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March 28, 2012
Charges filed in December assault
SLAYTON -- A complaint summons was filed this week against a Sioux Falls, S.D. man accused of assaulting a Hadley man in December 2011 outside a local bar. Michael Larry Grimmius, 23, is charged with first-, third- and fifth-degree assault, as well as disorderly conduct, and could...
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March 28, 2012 - 10:06pm
February 1, 2012
Criminal sexual conduct charges filed in Rock County
LUVERNE -- Charges were filed in Rock County District Court against Michael Dean Giesler, 38, of Hardwick, who is accused of sexually assaulting a woman at his home in September. The criminal complaint states authorities were contacted about a possible assault after a report from...
February 1, 2012 - 8:51pm
January 27, 2012
Charges filed in cougar shooting
JACKSON -- Daniel Hamman, 26, of Round Lake, was cited Friday for one count of shooting a protected animal. The charge stems from the shooting...
January 27, 2012 - 7:21pm
January 5, 2012
Bank robbery charges filed, bail set for Minneapolis man
WORTHINGTON -- Bail was set at $300,000 Thursday for Mark Edward Wetsch, 49, of Minneapolis, who is accused of robbing the Rolling Hills Bank & Trust of Brewster. Wetsch made his first appearance in Nobles County District Court Thursday on a complaint that contains charges of aggravated...
January 5, 2012 - 9:37pm
November 10, 2011
Aggravated robbery charges filed in Jackson
JACKSON -- Charges were filed this week against Grant Lloyd Grover, 25, of Jackson, who is accused of robbing a young man as he was walking home...
November 10, 2011 - 8:36pm
October 11, 2011
Petition filed to reauthorize humane horse processing
SIBLEY, Iowa -- At one time, there were more than 20 horse processing facilities scattered throughout the country, but today the number of plants that can process the animals legally has dwindled to just a few. Now, horse producers and national associations are stepping in to try...
October 11, 2011 - 8:43pm
July 20, 2011
Charges filed in Windom burglary case
WINDOM -- Two Windom men are charged with burglary after allegedly breaking into an apartment over what one suspect called a "bad drug deal." Jose Eduardo Capetillo, and Joseph Charles Rummens, both 18, are each facing a second-degree burglary charge. The complaint states authorities...
July 20, 2011 - 8:37pm
May 23, 2011
Charges filed in two separate meth cases
WORTHINGTON -- Two alleged methamphetamine dealers were arrested last week, with approximately 34 grams of meth and more than $11,000 in cash located by Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force agents. With the assistance of an undercover officer, agents made arrangements to purchase meth from...
May 23, 2011 - 7:15pm
May 18, 2011
Two bank robbers sentenced, charges filed for aid and abet
WORTHINGTON -- One of four people charged in connection with a bank robbery last summer is facing 12 felonies recently filed in Nobles County District Court, while two of her cohorts were sentenced in the past several weeks in federal court. For her part in the bank robbery, although...
May 18, 2011 - 8:26pm
March 9, 2011
Charges filed after high speed chase
WORTHINGTON -- Bail was set at $25,000 Wednesday for a Worthington man who allegedly led police on a high speed chase through Worthington Monday morning. Majuang Thomas Ojulu, 20, who is on probation from an assault incident that took place in 2008, is now facing charges of fleeing...
March 9, 2011 - 8:55pm