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Worthington Country Club gets new life
Far out: “Space School Musical” lands in Worthington
Minnesota leaders look for $9 million for 2014 disasters
Living with diabetes
Teenagers, who had guns, arrested after home invasion in Alexandria
Boys basketball: Pipestone Area clips Worthington
Scott Rall: Summit elements are big and small
High school boys basketball: Recker drops 26 points for Adrian
High school girls basketball: Balanced Southwest improves to 5-0
Prep hockey: Windom Area falls twice
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
Column: Talk about a wildfire
Cyril F. Gengler
Teresa Marie Stofferan
David Dale Julius
Robert "Biff" Ervin Nutt
Season's jottings: Newsroom staffers share Christmas memories
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
Column: Preservation -- the gift that keeps history alive
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Probst 80th birthday
Schubert 90th birthday
Amundson 100th birthday
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July 29, 2014
Ventura wins defamation case
ST. PAUL — With jurors at an impasse a week into deliberations in Jesse Ventura’s defamation trial, lawyers on both sides agreed to take a gamble: Lower the threshold for a verdict and hope the numbers fell in their favor. For the former Minnesota governor, it turned out they...
July 29, 2014 - 8:57pm
July 28, 2014
Ventura jury tries to break deadlock
ST. PAUL — After flirting with a mistrial via deadlock, the jury in Jesse Ventura’s defamation trial will be back at it again Tuesday in federal court in St. Paul. The proceedings appeared to be heading for an ending without a resolution when jurors sent U.S. District Judge...
July 28, 2014 - 9:57pm
July 12, 2012
Jury duty scam making rounds
WORTHINGTON -- According to the Better Business Bureau, a classic scam is back in action. People across the country are receiving fake voicemails and text messages stating they have missed jury duty and need to pay a $500 fine or face arrest. More than a dozen states have issued...
news / crime
July 12, 2012 - 9:04pm
January 16, 2012
Jury trial awaits in Osceola County for Minten, Weber
SIBLEY, Iowa -- Now that a federal judge has granted a summary judgment for former Osceola Deputy Daniel Minten in a case against Sheriff Doug Weber, attorneys for both sides are arguing what should and should not be admissible in court during an upcoming jury trial to determine damages. That...
January 16, 2012 - 9:31pm
September 21, 2011
Jury finds alleged robber guilty on five counts
WORTHINGTON -- A violent mugger or a good Samaritan -- that is what a Nobles County jury was tasked with deciding Wednesday after listening...
September 21, 2011 - 10:21pm
May 10, 2011
Jury selection continues in murder trial
JACKSON -- Jury selection began Tuesday in Jackson County District Court for the trial of 39-year-old Tyron Collins, who was indicted for first-degree murder after allegedly stabbing his brother to death at the Colonial Manor Nursing Home in Lakefield on June 10, 2010. According...
May 10, 2011 - 9:31pm
January 3, 2011
Jury selection begins today in murder case
JACKSON -- Jury selection begins today in the trial of Juan Humberto Castillo-Alvarez, a man implicated in the 1997 murder of a 15-year-old Estherville, Iowa, boy. Castillo-Alvarez, 41, is charged in Jackson County District Court with aiding and abetting in second-degree murder,...
news / crime
January 3, 2011 - 8:58pm
May 12, 2010
Guilty verdict in forgery trial
WORTHINGTON -- After three hours of deliberation, two consultations with the judge and one instance of being sent back into the jury room to fetch the correct form, a jury in Nobles County District Court rendered guilty verdicts on both counts against Pamela Elizabeth Carey, 42, of...
May 12, 2010 - 9:42pm
February 26, 2010
Perjury charges dismissed in cold case murder
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- Perjury charges against 83-year-old John Van Gammeren have been dismissed without prejudice, according to a news release issued Thursday afternoon by the Lyon County Attorney's Office. Van Gammeren was charged in August 2009 with six counts of perjury -- charges...
February 26, 2010 - 12:00am
January 22, 2010
Shane denied petition for further review
WORTHINGTON -- It appears as though Lisa Shane is out of options when it comes to the Minnesota courts. The Minnesota Supreme Court recently denied a petition for further review, which exhausts Shane's direct appeal remedy. Any further recourse will have to be through the federal...
news / crime
January 22, 2010 - 12:00am
October 9, 2009
Jury delivers not guilty verdict
WORTHINGTON -- A jury in Nobles County District Court deliberated for half an hour Thursday before rendering a not guilty verdict in a trial against Sonny Syhavong on charges of robbery, fifth-degree assault and theft. In a case with no evidence other than the victim's claim of...
October 9, 2009 - 12:00am