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Huge floating bog that damaged docks still on northern Minn. lake
SD man violated no-contact order, killed woman by asphyxiation, police say
Names released in officer-involved shooting in St. Cloud
Minn. boy, 5, dies when tree falls on him in backyard hammock
Minnesota to collar more than 100 wild deer with tracking devices to fine-tune its fight against CWD
Prep volleyball: Worthington opens at Pipestone in Section 3AA
Girls tennis: Kill outstanding in section individual play
The Drill (Episode 27: Oct. 18, 2017)
UMD hockey notebook: Deery bounces back in goal
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Letter: October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Column: Worthington schools are still full; different solution is proposed
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
John Alison Vihlen
Leland Elton Schmidt
Witzel keeps up with technology at Beltline Automotive
1992: Worthington hosts mayoral conference
Disheveled Theologian: Count it all joy!
Column: Through an era, this was one of year’s memorable day
Looking Back: 1992 -- Three retiring from Worthington post office
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Adolph 90th birthday
Birth: Tobiah Loy
Wassenaar 50th anniversary
Jurgensen 60th anniversary
Notice of Special School Election
Data: Oct. 18, 2017
Data: Oct. 17, 2017
Nobles County Board of Commissioners Drainage Final Hearing
Data: Oct. 16, 2017
April 28, 2016
Worthington man appears in drug case
WORTHINGTON — Shawn Clifton Barr, 40, Worthington, made his initial appearance in Nobles County District Court Tuesday morning. Barr is charged...
April 28, 2016 - 7:38pm
April 6, 2016
Medical cannabis company launches pain protocol
MINNEAPOLIS — Seeking an alternative to opioid drugs, Vireo Health has released a draft protocol outlining the replacement of oxycodone, morphine and others with medical cannabis for pain treatment. The protocol, called FREDOM — Flexible Reduction and Expedited Discontinuation...
April 6, 2016 - 9:25pm
February 25, 2016
Deputy smells marijuana, leads to arrest of man for 150 plants
GARFIELD — A Garfield man was arrested Wednesday after authorities seized more than 150 marijuana plants on his property. Earlier that day, a Douglas County sheriff’s deputy was speaking with the suspect at his residence on North Park Street about an unrelated matter when the...
February 25, 2016 - 8:25pm
January 12, 2016
Not all doctors on board with medical marijuana
ST. PAUL — Many Minnesota doctors question the use of medical marijuana. An informal survey presented to a committee of Minnesota legislators and other involved with the subject Tuesday showed many doctors do not think they know enough about the subject to recommend their patients...
January 12, 2016 - 7:53pm
October 26, 2015
Medical marijuana supporters to submit petition Tuesday for ballot measure
BISMARCK — The chairman of a group that wants to legalize medical marijuana in North Dakota said they will submit a petition Tuesday to the Secretary of State’s Office for approval so they can start gathering signatures to try to put the measure to voters next year. Rilie Ray...
October 26, 2015 - 10:40pm
September 28, 2015
Worthington robbery suspect pleads guilty on one charge
WORTHINGTON — Joseph Cole Tokpa pleaded guilty Monday morning to one felony count of aiding and abetting simple robbery, stemming from a July...
September 28, 2015 - 10:11pm
September 2, 2015
Moorhead medical marijuana dispensary opening delayed
MOORHEAD — The medical marijuana dispensary that once was planned to open here this summer now is slated to open next spring as a result of “modest” patient numbers and the need to control costs, Minnesota Medical Solutions announced Wednesday. Moorhead was designated as...
September 2, 2015 - 8:36pm
July 16, 2015
Two men arrested for robbery
WORTHINGTON — Two men are being held in the Nobles County Jail following an alleged robbery Tuesday afternoon in downtown Worthington. A third suspect is possibly still at large. Bobby Martin, 26, of Worthington, and Ojulu Omot, 21, of Rushmore, are each charged with three felony...
July 16, 2015 - 7:37pm
July 15, 2015
Legislator to work as consultant for medical marijuana manufacturer
ST. PAUL PARK — State Rep. Dan Schoen, DFL-St. Paul Park, is taking a leave of absence from his job as a Cottage Grove police officer to spend more time on legislative issues and to be a paid consultant for LeafLine Labs, the medical marijuana manufacturer that has opened in Cottage...
July 15, 2015 - 9:49pm
June 30, 2015
Highly anticipated medical marijuana law takes effect
MINNEAPOLIS — There won’t be thousands gathered on the steps of the state capitol with signs and banners, nor will there be a plume of pungent,...
June 30, 2015 - 9:37pm
June 18, 2015
South Dakota tribe pushes marijuana operation, recreational use
FLANDREAU, S.D. — South Dakota’s smallest tribe — landwise and memberwise — is thinking green. Green as in marijuana and also as in cash, or in other words, economic development. The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe, with its 385 reservation members and a checkerboard of 5,000...
June 18, 2015 - 9:17pm
April 30, 2015
Seven indicted for shipping drugs through FedEx, post office
MINNEAPOLIS — A California man and six Minnesotans have been indicted in connection to the trafficking of cocaine and marijuana into Minnesota from California and Arizona via FedEx and the U.S. Postal Service. U.S. Attorney Andrew Luger said Thursday that 33-year-old Anthony Curtis...
April 30, 2015 - 8:22pm
April 29, 2015
Man sentenced for Sheldon burglaries
SHELDON, Iowa — A Sheldon man has been sentenced in conjunction with a series of burglaries that occurred in August, September and October of last year. As part of a plea agreement, Travis Dean Staab, 27, will serve two five-year sentences, which will run concurrent to each other,...
April 29, 2015 - 8:20pm
March 31, 2015
Syhavong sentenced on two felony charges Tuesday
WORTHINGTON — Jay Syhavong, 20, was sentenced in District Court Tuesday morning on two cases involving fifth-degree felony drug possessions. Syhavong was convicted in one matter stemming from an incident on Oct. 17, 2014. In that case, officers arrested Syhavong for possession...
March 31, 2015 - 9:36pm
March 25, 2015
New high in wax: Marijuana concentrate receives increased attention from law enforcement
ST. PAUL — Law enforcement officials from across Minnesota warned Wednesday about the rise of a new form of marijuana that can be six times more potent than the typical leaf form of the drug. Called marijuana wax, the manufacture of the drug has been blamed for the death of a...
March 25, 2015 - 8:26pm