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County budget talks lead to bonding discussion
Government Center steps to be repaired
Backpack distribution is Thursday
ISU Extension and Outreach hosting caregivers course
Jackson County schools to make levy decision Nov. 8
High school volleyball: Trojans hope experience puts them over the top
Girls tennis: Trojans drop opener to Harrisburg
High school football: H-LP gridders aiming for success
Amateur baseball: Cubs fall in state opener; Milroy wins
Girls tennis: Luverne splits early triangular tests
Sean Hannity, Trump's 'spin doctor'
Letter: Divider-in-chief is at it again
Column: Why pension oversight is important
Column: A nice column about Trump
Column: District 518 geared up for start of new school year
Curtis Lowell Schmidt
James Robert Arnt
Robert D. Miller
Theodore "Ted" Kamstra
Column: Is it possible to be fast asleep for three or four weeks?
Crazy about the cube: Abel Piper, 12, participates in Rubik’s Cube National Championships
Disheveled Theologian: Twenty years later, still glad to have him with me
Column: Getting lost in the clouds
Looking Back: Fulda's Buschena marks 100th birthday
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Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
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July 28, 2016
Hawk Creek Lutheran Church members salvage a few pieces from fire-damaged building
SACRED HEART, Minn. -- It’s possible there will be a new Hawk Creek Lutheran Church one day. It just may not look the same as its 140-year-old predecessor. “How can you replace an organ that was 50 years old, for example?” said Daniel Bowman, pastor of the church.. Hawk Creek...
July 28, 2016 - 9:48pm
Letter: Many thanks are offered following fire at business
By Richard and Susan Dyke, Kenny, Maralee, Bryan, Jim and Ken, Worthington The owners and employees of Dyke’s Auto Salvage, Inc. want to express our utmost thank you and appreciation to everyone that helped in any way in responding to the fire at our business. To the Worthington...
July 28, 2016 - 9:12pm
July 25, 2016
July 25, 2016 - 9:12pm
July 18, 2016
Data: July 19, 2016
Correction Keith Schmuck, 68, of Luverne, was operating a 2008 Mack 700 and Darren Tornow, 49, of Mandan, N.D., was operating a 1995 Chevrolet S10 when the two vehicles collides Thursday afternoon on westbound Interstate 90, just west of Nobles County. The drivers had been listed...
July 18, 2016 - 8:56pm
July 16, 2016
Fire ravages Dyke's Auto Salvage
WORTHINGTON -- A Worthington business that has supplied people from across the region with used automotive parts for the past 51 years was destroyed...
July 16, 2016 - 7:39am
July 10, 2016
Data: July 11, 2016
Accidents SIBLEY, Iowa -- The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office investigated a crash Thursday at the intersection of Osceola County A34 and U.S. 59. A 2014 Ford Escape operated by Kathleen Ann Soukop, 17, of Dakota Dunes, S.D., was traveling westbound on Osceola County A34 and stopped...
July 10, 2016 - 9:14pm
July 8, 2016
Data: July 9, 2016
Accidents WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department received a report of a hit-and-run crash at 8:24 p.m. Thursday. Ambulance WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 9:07 p.m. Thursday to the 800 block of Fifth Avenue for a juvenile female. WORTHINGTON...
July 8, 2016 - 9:59pm
July 4, 2016
Data: July 5, 2016
Accidents WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 4:50 p.m. Friday from the 1600 block of Dover Street. ASHTON, Iowa -- The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office investigated a car-vs.deer crash reported at 8:50 p.m. Friday from 230th Street near...
July 4, 2016 - 9:17pm
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
Data: July 2, 2016
Accidents RUSHMORE -- The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office investigated an accident with injuries at 8:33 p.m. Thursday. The Rushmore Rescue Squad and Worthington Ambulance were dispatched. WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department investigated a hit-and-run crash reported...
July 1, 2016 - 9:28pm
June 29, 2016
Woman in fatal Bemidji fire had arms tied up, found under mattress
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- The person found dead at the scene of a trailer home fire in Bemidji-- where police say a 5-year-old girl was also kidnapped -- was discovered positioned beneath a mattress with her arms bound, according to court documents. A search warrant submitted identifies...
June 29, 2016 - 9:36pm
June 26, 2016
Data: June 27, 2016
Accidents WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department investigated a rollover crash with injuries reported at 12:12 p.m. Saturday from Oxford Street. WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 2:15 p.m. Saturday from the 1500 block of Collegeway....
June 26, 2016 - 9:21pm
June 23, 2016
Bemidji man arrested in girl’s kidnapping after fatal fire
BEMIDJI, Minn. --A 32-year-old man has been arrested for kidnapping in connection with the disappearance of a 5-year-old Bemidji girl, who was found early Thursday morning in a pop-up camper near Big Fork, Minn. Brittany Balcer was reported missing Wednesday after an overnight fire...
June 23, 2016 - 5:59pm
June 22, 2016
One dead, one missing after house fire
BEMIDJI -- One adult is dead and a 5-year-old child is still reported as missing after a fire destroyed a mobile home in the Hillcrest Manor mobile home park in Bemidji.. The Bemidji Police Department and the Bemidji Fire Department both responded to a report of a fire in the park...
June 22, 2016 - 9:38pm
June 19, 2016
Data: June 19, 2016
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a minor crash at 4:43 p.m. Friday in the 300 block of Ninth Street. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a crash at 5:29 p.m. Friday at the intersection of Nobles County 5 and 35. WORTHINGTON...
June 19, 2016 - 8:08pm