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Log jam causes traffic jam on Interstate 90
Jackson County Fair’s poultry barn is music to the ears of 4-H’ers
Nobel Peace Prize winner urges young people not to put limits on themselves
Klobuchar praises Clinton for elevating women worldwide
Lauderdale man charged with shooting at five Somali men
All welcome at 34th annual Fun Run
Amateur baseball: Region 13C playoffs begin Wednesday
Wolter: Random thoughts in a fleeting summer
Worthington U15 soccer team wins state championship
VFW baseball: Luverne VFW strikes fast, wins District 3 tournament
Letter: Journey pastor grateful for community support
Letter: Deep thoughts on constructing obstructions
Some Trump-style speculation on the GOP and Putin
Letter: Trip to Paris is May highlight for exchange student
Column: Trump set the table for Clinton
Calen Daniel "Rudy" Ross
Colbert (Corky) Bassett
Looking Back: 2006 -- City, YMCA approved deal for new Y facility
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Column: Father knows best
Looking Back: 2006 -- Reisdorfer honored with statewide nursing award
Out and About
Birth: July 28, 2016
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Birth: July 20, 2016
Davis 85th birthday
Data: June 28, 2016
Data: July 27, 2016
Data: July 26, 2016
Summons to establish custody
Data: July 25, 2016
June 6, 2016
Murder is charged in South Dakota death
MONTEVIDEO — Montevideo police have arrested a 32-year-old Montevideo man in connection with a South Dakota homicide. Jose Antonio Vega was arrested at his home Sunday, a news release said. According to the Beadle County State’s Attorney’s Office, Vega has been charged in South...
June 6, 2016 - 9:05pm
May 31, 2016
Woman recognizes ex-husband in robbery video posted on Facebook, turns him in
MONTEVIDEO — A woman saw grainy surveillance footage posted on Facebook of an armed robbery at the Montevideo Casey's convenience store and thought it looked an awful lot like her soon-to-be-ex-husband. He had just taken her shopping and to the casino with newly acquired gobs of...
May 31, 2016 - 9:06pm
March 2, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Jackson County Central, Murray County Central one win away
Offense meets defense when the Jackson County Central Huskies go against the Montevideo Thunder Hawks for the Section 3AA boys basketball championship....
March 2, 2016 - 3:11pm
September 9, 2015
Friend of victim charged with murder after stabbing
MONTEVIDEO — A 44-year-old Montevideo man was stabbed to death Tuesday and his friend who was living at the same address is in custody facing...
September 9, 2015 - 8:56pm
Minnesota group launches ‘Buffers Now!’ campaign
MONTEVIDEO — A local organization promoting water quality in the upper Minnesota River basin has launched a campaign to support Gov. Mark Dayton’s proposal for 50-foot buffers along waterways. State Rep. Paul Torkelson, R-Hanska, is scheduled to introduce a buffer bill to the...
March 9, 2015 - 9:13pm
January 13, 2015
MONTEVIDEO — On the 13th of every month, always from 8:45 to 9:33 in the evening, Robin Paradee Savoy will light a candle, listen to music...
January 13, 2015 - 8:17pm
January 1, 2015
Famous violinist, Minnesota woman forge transAtlantic friendship
MONTEVIDEO — Friends warned her before she made the trip to the Twin Cities. “A famous violinist? He’s not going to come, he’s not...
January 1, 2015 - 9:30pm
December 30, 2014
Man dies in snowmobile accident
MONTEVIDEO — A North Dakota man died Friday night in a snowmobile accident north of Montevideo, according to the Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office. Joshua Peter Decock, 34, of Fargo, was driving a snowmobile on 10th Street Northeast at the time of the accident, Chippewa County...
December 30, 2014 - 8:56pm
December 4, 2014
Southwest Minnesota will be without medical cannabis distribution site
MONTEVIDEO — The two companies chosen to produce medical cannabis in Minnesota will be opening eight distribution sites for patients, with six within an hour’s drive of most Twin Cities metropolitan residents. There are no plans for a distribution site in southwest Minnesota,...
December 4, 2014 - 8:40pm
September 29, 2014
Mother accused of treating son with medical cannabis challenges charges
MONTEVIDEO — The case against a Minnesota mother accused of treating her son with medical cannabis appears headed to trial after the defense...
September 29, 2014 - 9:13pm
March 19, 2014
Peterson hopeful EPA won’t cut Renewable Fuel Standard by 10 percent
MONTEVIDEO — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson is hopeful that the Environmental Protection Agency will not reduce the nation’s Renewable Fuel Standard by as much as it has proposed. “I think we have made some progress with the administrator,’’ said Peterson, a Democrat representing...
March 19, 2014 - 8:48pm
May 8, 2013
Montevideo man will remain in custody
ST. PAUL -- A man law enforcement officials say was plotting a terror attack in Montevideo will stay in federal custody while more information is gathered. Buford "Bucky" Rogers, 24, has been charged with one count of felony possession of a firearm. The Federal Bureau of Investigation...
May 8, 2013 - 10:34pm
January 7, 2009
Sex offender to remain in custody
MONTEVIDEO -- Just one day shy of his release after serving 58 months in prison, convicted sex offender Steven Allen Housman, 54, of Montevideo has learned that he will remain in custody. Chippewa County Sheriff Stacy Tufto received an order advising him that the State of Minnesota...
January 7, 2009 - 9:00am
December 11, 2008
Abuse reported in Montevideo nursing home
ST. PAUL -- In the second recent case of Minnesota nursing home aides abusing elderly residents, an aide in a Montevideo home allegedly tormented six residents sexually, physically and emotionally for months before being caught. The Minnesota Department of Health released a report...
December 11, 2008 - 12:00pm
September 15, 2008
Questions persist in shooting death
MONTEVIDEO -- Gary and Kim Riley rose early to start their day at the cemetery Friday. They went to remember their daughter, Nicole, on the fourth anniversary of her shooting death. "It's hard, frustrating," said Gary Riley. "All the emotions are still there." So too are all of...
September 15, 2008 - 9:25am