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Ghost bikes commemorate victims of bicycle crashes in Minn.
How Minn. is trying to get out of the DMV software mess
Turnouts strong for women's marches across ND, Minn.
DL's Leonard Thielen - Adam Thielen's grandpa - recounts his days as an ice harvester
Several area students make dean’s list at SDSU
Warmer temps offer more time outdoors
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
Lowry scores 40, but Raptors fall to Timberwolves
Wild cruise to 5-2 win over Lightning
Sweet sweep for UMD: Bulldogs score three more power-play goals against North Dakota
Commentary: I will always miss my mom and dad
A February without a full moon
Column: Parents, school staff members share stories of school space issues
And now the rest of the story
Letter: Let lawmakers know that abortions must end
Glen Jerome Ruesch
Duane R. (Andy) Anderson
Dorothy Mae Landberg
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
'Minneapolis Miracle' speaks hope in despair
Long-lived houseplants often become heirlooms
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City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
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July 27, 2017
After losing access to legal pot, these college students started getting better grades
The most rigorous study yet of the effects of marijuana legalization has identified a disturbing result: College students with access to recreational...
July 27, 2017 - 8:25am
July 17, 2017
Canadian cannabis frenzy could end very badly
There's one bummer question haunting all the marijuana businesses popping up between British Columbia and Newfoundland. How much do Canucks like...
July 17, 2017 - 10:47am
July 12, 2017
Less than half of states have marijuana-specific impaired driving laws. Attorney argues Montana's standard is 'arbitrary'
BILLINGS, Mont. — The amount of marijuana in someone's system that constitutes a DUI is "arbitrary" and not supported by science, according...
July 12, 2017 - 10:48am
Nevada has a marijuana problem: There's not enough marijuana
Nevada officials have declared a state of emergency over marijuana: There's not enough of it. Since recreational pot became legal two weeks ago,...
July 12, 2017 - 10:05am
June 8, 2017
Prisoners smoke joints, show off phones in prison videos
Nashville, TN -- A video posted on the Facebook page of a Tennessee prisoner shows him wearing a mask and smoking from a makeshift bong while...
June 8, 2017 - 11:22am
Synthetic marijuana taking toll in downtown St. Paul
ST. PAUL — Over and over again, St. Paul paramedics and EMTs have responded recently to people having bad reactions after apparently smoking synthetic marijuana. Some have been unconscious, some vomiting and others in a catatonic state. The medical calls keeping the fire department...
May 8, 2017 - 9:10pm
April 14, 2017
Canada introduces bill to legalize recreational marijuana
OTTAWA - Canada was on track to legalize recreational marijuana by July 2018 after the government put forward legislation on Thursday, April...
April 14, 2017 - 8:19am
March 21, 2017
Canadian woman stashed weed internally to cross border
WARROAD, Minn.—A Canadian woman who was detained at a Minnesota port of entry Sunday, March 19, had a half-ounce of marijuana stashed inside...
March 21, 2017 - 10:11am
March 5, 2017
Israel gives green light to decriminalize marijuana use
JERUSALEM - The Israeli government voted on Sunday in favor of decriminalizing recreational marijuana use, joining some U.S. states and European...
March 5, 2017 - 5:33pm
February 27, 2017
After murder-suicide, Minn. man faces child neglect, obstruction charges
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — A Grove City man is facing five charges, including child neglect and obstruction, for behavior before and after the murder-suicide...
February 27, 2017 - 3:44pm
January 8, 2017
Health insurers won’t cover medical marijuana in North Dakota
FARGO — North Dakota voters overwhelmingly approved the legalization of medical marijuana, and lawmakers are grappling with launching the program. But patients are about to learn that legalization does not mean insurance will cover the cost. Major health insurers in North Dakota...
January 8, 2017 - 8:38pm
January 6, 2017
Two charged in Montevideo prostitution sting
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — Authorities have charged two men with prostitution in a public place, a gross misdemeanor, after a Dec. 15 sting operation by the Montevideo Police Department. Paul Michael Jerve, 34, of Montevideo, and Rodney Lee Bellefeuille, 30, of Dawson, Minn., were charged...
January 6, 2017 - 8:56pm
May 17, 2016
Three Worthington men sentenced for California to South Dakota marijuana operation
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Three Worthington men who ran an extensive marijuana operation bringing pot from California to the Sioux Falls area to sell have been sentenced in federal court in South Dakota. Law officers believe at least 500 pounds of marijuana was sold in the operation....
May 17, 2016 - 2:21pm
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