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Dredged sand may bolster Duluth beach eroded by high level of Lake Superior
Holiday DWI enforcement in Minnesota kicks off statewide
Philippines to extradite ex-priest accused of abusing two North Dakota boys
Dayton: Shouldn't take long to elect two new legislators
Lawyer: Schoen was warned sexual harassment claims could become public during potential state auditor bid
Timberwolves hand Magic sixth straight loss
Wild hand Sabres seventh straight loss
Second albino deer found shot, killed in Wisconsin
Wild about turkeys: Hunters thankful for challenges
Girls basketball: Rock Valley tops Sibley-Ocheyedan
Column: There’s plenty to celebrate on Thanksgiving
Column: Hospice care includes many non-cancer diagnoses
Letter: Let’s be honest about MinnesotaCare expansion costs
Letter: Time to ‘Ring the Bell’ to help in Nobles County
Letter: To respect the flag, stand for it
Douglas Dale Kleve
Steven Douglas Engler
Barry M. Iwen
Duane R. Klooster
Solts get new fence thanks to help from neighbors, friends
Talking turkey: St. Mary’s youths offer cooking tips
The great canned pumpkin hunt: Fans won't let Festal go
My honest list of thanks
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June 7, 2017
Trump nominates U.S. District Court judge in Fargo to federal appeals court
FARGO — Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., announced that President Trump has nominated U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson to a seat on the 8th...
June 7, 2017 - 7:20pm
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