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Mark Kennedy aims to be a collaborative leader as UND’s president
Dayton says serving troops high point of Croatia trip
Explosion levels trailer home in rural Brewster
Nobles County 4-H’ers host Texans in Interstate Exchange
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
Legion baseball: Pipestone edges Worthington 3-2
Auto racing: Speedway racing gaining ground in Worthington
Legion baseball: Emotions are high as Post 5 sweeps Madison
Scott Rall: For the love of a Lab
Column: Lake Okabena -- a path to becoming algae-free
Two years, $7 million, no smoking gun
City should see positive impact Journey building can have
Column: Have a happy Fourth, and give thanks
Column: Double trouble for Trump
Kenneth William Rust
Gail J. Smiens
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Rural remembrances: Photos of region’s barns strike nostalgic chord
Column: Fireworks blasts from the Fourth of July past
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Looking Back: 1996 -- Parade, demo derby and much more set for Worthington’s Fourth
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Isder 85th birthday
Alberts 97th birthday
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April 10, 2016
Rodriguez will get new lawyers, judge rules: Prosecution argues defense switch will cause more delays
FARGO — A man on death row for the murder of a University of North Dakota student will be represented by new lawyers. Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. was sentenced to death for kidnapping, raping and murdering 22-year-old Dru Sjodin more than 12 years ago. In his lengthy appeal, Rodriguez...
April 10, 2016 - 9:11pm
April 5, 2016
Former U.S. tax judge in Minnesota charged with cheating on her tax returns
ST. PAUL — A retired U.S. tax judge and her husband have been charged in Minnesota with cheating the government of $400,000 in taxes in a scheme that treated personal spending such as jewelry, pilates classes and overseas vacations as business expenses, prosecutors said Monday....
April 5, 2016 - 7:38pm
March 3, 2016
Iowa appellate judge Kelly considered for Supreme Court
WASHINGTON — The White House is vetting federal appellate Judge Jane Kelly for a possible U.S. Supreme Court nomination to replace the late...
March 3, 2016 - 4:07pm
October 19, 2015
Judges press attorneys in Last Place on Earth appeal
ST. PAUL — The three judges who will decide the fate of former Last Place on Earth owner Jim Carlson’s federal synthetic drug convictions posed strong questions to attorneys on both sides of the case Monday. A panel of the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral arguments...
October 19, 2015 - 8:21pm
September 25, 2015
Hello, eFiling: Nobles County court is saying goodbye to paper copies
WORTHINGTON — It’s a place many would like to avoid — court. Whether it is a civil, family or criminal court matter, most would agree it is not the place you want to be. However, the Minnesota Judicial Branch is striving to make one aspect of the experience smoother for legal...
September 25, 2015 - 9:26pm
August 31, 2015
Judge looks to settle dispute over breadth of WOTUS injunction
BISMARCK — A judge is looking to settle a dispute over whether his ruling Thursday that blocked a new federal clean-water rule from taking effect applies nationwide or only to North Dakota and the dozen other states that successfully moved to stop the rule. U.S. District Court...
August 31, 2015 - 9:09pm
August 18, 2015
Hudson joins the Court: Dayton elevates appellate judge to Minnesota Supreme Court
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton on Tuesday promoted Minnesota Appeals Court Judge Natalie Hudson to the state Supreme Court. Hudson will succeed...
August 18, 2015 - 9:17pm
June 3, 2015
Judge rules in favor of man who sawed neighbor's garage in half
NASHWAUK -- An Iron Range man won't have to pay for the damage he caused when he sawed a neighbor's garage in half in April 2013 because half...
June 3, 2015 - 8:45pm
May 27, 2015
Judge Bradley Walker re-elected chief judge of fifth judicial district
WORTHINGTON — The Honorable Bradley C. Walker will continue to serve as Chief Judge of Minnesota’s Fifth Judicial District after being re-elected for a second two-year term by his fellow judges on the Fifth District bench. Walker has been a judge in the Fifth Judicial District...
May 27, 2015 - 8:44pm
April 13, 2015
Administrative judge backs Sandpiper pipeline
ST. PAUL — A Minnesota official who took five days of testimony and received 2,000 letters about the proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline recommends its construction. Administrative Law Judge Eric Lipman on Monday also recommended that the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission place...
April 13, 2015 - 10:41pm
April 9, 2015
Next on Alan Page’s docket: inspire young minorities
ST. PAUL — Amid national concern about racial disparities in the United States, Minnesota Supreme Court Justice and NFL hall of famer Alan...
April 9, 2015 - 8:53pm
February 8, 2015
WHS speech hosts home tourney
WORTHINGTON — The 2015 home tournament of the Worthington High School (WHS) speech team is in the record books. Saturday brought roughly...
February 8, 2015 - 9:32pm
January 7, 2015
Jackson County could lose judge
JACKSON — Jackson County may soon be without a judge. A proposal is being sent to the Minnesota Supreme Court to remove the judicial chambers in Jackson County and have the county co-chamber with Cottonwood County. The plan could take place as early as next fall and is caused...
January 7, 2015 - 9:13pm
October 22, 2014
Two campaign for Fifth District Court Judge
Editor’s note: The following are written responses to questions posed to the candidates; they are published in the form they are received and not edited. Christina Wietzema Office sought: District Court Judge, Minnesota’s Fifth Judicial District, Seat 5 Current occupation:...
October 22, 2014 - 8:36pm
August 25, 2014
Fifth Judicial District vacancy filled
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton announced Monday the appointment of Ms. Darci J. Bentz as District Court Judge in Minnesota’s Fifth Judicial District. Bentz will be replacing the Honorable Linda S. Titus, who retired earlier this year. Bentz will be chambered at Jackson in...
August 25, 2014 - 8:46pm