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1 dead, 1 hospitalized after shooting on St. Paul's East Side
Sanford Worthington recognized for flu protection efforts
A Q&A with new Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Anne McKeig
Girls soccer: Trojans fall to Willmar in the rain
College football: Slow start comes back to bite Bluejays
Prep volleyball: Worthington goes 2-5 at St. James Tournament
Prep football: E-E's precision on display in Fulda
Cross country: Fairmont wins Class 2A title at Milaca
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Column: District 518 offers PASS classes to connect with, inform families
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Patricia Marie Adelmann (Janssen)
Douglas R. Geertsema
Norma J. Janssen
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
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Slayton woman pleads guilty to sex with a minor
SLAYTON — A 28-year-old Slayton woman, pleaded guilty Monday to third-degree criminal sexual conduct with a victim aged 13-15 in Murray County District Court. According to court records, a Murray County Sheriff’s Deputy spoke last August with Ricci Lee Berglund’s husband, who...
April 26, 2016 - 8:11pm
April 21, 2016
Two charged in Flint water crisis plead not guilty
DETROIT — Two Michigan state officials criminally charged in an investigation into dangerous lead levels in the city of Flint's drinking water...
April 21, 2016 - 3:01pm
April 20, 2016
Quang pleads guilty in drug case
WORTHINGTON — Jane Quang, 31, of Worthington, appeared in Nobles County District Court Wednesday afternoon on a charge fifth-degree possession...
April 20, 2016 - 8:39pm
April 13, 2016
Dearmond charged with third-degree burglary
WORTHINGTON — Cameron Dearmond, 27, formerly of Michigan, pleaded not guilty Wednesday afternoon to four charges relating to a break-in at...
April 13, 2016 - 9:23pm
March 10, 2016
Worthington man pleads guilty to criminal sexual conduct
WORTHINGTON — Hector Eduardo Figueroa-Coronado, 21, of Worthington, pleaded guilty Tuesday afternoon to one count of third-degree criminal...
March 10, 2016 - 9:09pm
February 23, 2016
Motion denied: Desta’s guilty plea cannot be withdrawn
WORTHINGTON — Dessalegne Fissiha Desta, 62, Worthington, has received a long-awaited answer to his request to withdraw his plea of guilty in...
February 23, 2016 - 9:28pm
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
January 5, 2016
Plea entered in prescription forgery case
WORTHINGTON — On Tuesday — nearly one year to the day of the first of multiple prescription forgery incidents — Paul David Dittmer of Worthington entered a guilty plea to related charges. Dittmer was originally charged with 12 counts of aggravated forgery, six counts of fifth-degree...
January 5, 2016 - 8:15pm
December 22, 2015
‘I thought I could beat him and it didn’t work’: Miller pleads guilty in criminal vehicular homicide case
WORTHINGTON — James Lee Miller, 68, of Cylinder, Iowa, pleaded guilty Tuesday afternoon to two felony charges: criminal vehicular homicide and criminal vehicular operation — substantial bodily harm in Nobles County District Court. The semi-vs.-semi collision resulted in the injury...
December 22, 2015 - 8:59pm
December 10, 2015
Suspect in deadly Planned Parenthood attack declares self guilty
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- The man accused of shooting three people to death and wounding nine others at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado...
December 10, 2015 - 8:38am
December 9, 2015
Man pleads guilty to murder of woman at western MN campsite
OLIVIA — A Franklin man has pleaded guilty to killing a woman with an arrow in June at a campsite in Renville County. Dwayne Case, 29, of Franklin, entered a guilty plea to second-degree murder — with intent for the June 12 death of Elizabeth Gregg, 46, of Morgan. Case entered...
December 9, 2015 - 9:19pm
November 10, 2015
Under advisement: Motion to withdraw guilty plea in Desta trial considered
WORTHINGTON —A Tuesday sentencing hearing for Dessalegne Fissiha Desta, 61, Worthington, ultimately became a hearing on a motion to withdraw a plea of guilty entered by Desta in September in the assault and attempted murder case involving his wife and daughter. Desta is accused...
November 10, 2015 - 8:16pm
October 22, 2015
Former Willmar teacher pleads guilty to having sex with student
WILLMAR — A former Willmar Senior High School teacher pleaded guilty Thursday to having a sexual relationship with a female student from 2010 to 2012. Chad Jeffrey Akerson, 35, pleaded guilty to third-degree criminal sexual conduct in Kandiyohi County District Court. In a plea...
October 22, 2015 - 8:22pm
September 30, 2015
Desta enters plea in attempted murder case
WORTHINGTON — Dessalegne F. Desta, 61, of Worthington, last week entered into a plea agreement, pleading guilty to two counts of first-degree...
September 30, 2015 - 9:26pm
August 5, 2015
Rogers pleads guilty in theft case
WORTHINGTON — Kyle Rogers entered a guilty plea Tuesday morning to the charge of felony-level theft in Nobles County District Court. Rogers admitted to stealing $2,522.17 worth of electronics and other items from Wal-Mart over two days in January of this year. According to Rogers’...
August 5, 2015 - 9:22pm