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Fundraiser set for Sunday for kidney transplant recipient
‘Lil Red and the Three Pigs’ to entertain Monday in Adrian, Worthington
WRHCF grants to make positive impact on area youths
Items, assistance sought for upcoming visit from Crailsheimers
Freedom to fly
Amateur baseball: Cubs baseball: 'It was all good'
Prep softball: Sheldon edges S-O
VFW baseball: Worthington takes two from Marshall
Legion baseball: Post 5 bats batter HL-O
Scott Rall: It's amazing what lives in little streams
Column: The braggart with the ducktail who would be president
As others see it: Legislature special session now unlikely
Letter: Key medical drug is hijacked from public
Column: Trump's Potemkin village
Column: Trump's pivot to Damascus
Donald D. Benz
Rosemary Abels (Hansen) Heideman
Norbert P. Anderson
How does your garden grow? Williams property one of four on upcoming tour
Column: June 28, 1876 -- Circus in town, complaints ensue
Looking Back: 1966 -- Construction aplenty taking place in Worthington
Heart of St. Kilian: 129-year-old parish goes to oratory status
Column: People are always talking about other people here
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Puhl 80th birthday
Isder 85th birthday
Alberts 97th birthday
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June 22, 2016
LoVan convicted of murder
WORTHINGTON -- Chim LoVan was convicted Wednesday in Nobles County District Court of murder in the second and third degree, along with first-degree manslaughter and second-degree assault, for last year’s stabbing of 19-year-old Blue Thyboualoy. Thyboualoy died from his injuries...
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June 22, 2016 - 9:31pm
June 21, 2016
Conflicting narratives in stabbing incident
WORTHINGTON -- A jury heard testimony Tuesday in Nobles County District Court from people present when Blue Thyboualoy was allegedly stabbed in June 2015. Chim LoVan is charged with two counts of manslaughter, murder in the second and third degree and one count of second-degree...
News / crime
June 21, 2016 - 9:50pm
June 20, 2016
Stabbing case goes to trial
WORTHINGTON -- A Worthington man is on trial for allegedly stabbing and murdering Blue Thyboualoy in an incident that occurred last June. Chim Lo Van is charged with two counts of manslaughter, murder in the second and third degree and one count of second-degree assault. According...
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June 20, 2016 - 9:56pm
June 13, 2016
Orlando gunman likely ‘radicalized’ through internet, U.S. says
ORLANDO, Fla. — U.S. authorities said Monday they had found no direct links between Islamic State militants and the gunman who killed 49 people...
June 13, 2016 - 10:02pm
June 10, 2016
Jace sentenced for murder
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) — Actor Michael Jace, best known for playing a policeman on the TV drama “The Shield,” was sentenced on Friday to...
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June 10, 2016 - 11:32pm
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...
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June 6, 2016 - 9:05pm
June 1, 2016
Man who killed wife and took children from Minnesota 5 years ago still believed to be in Mexico
ORTONVILLE — As the fifth anniversary of the murder of a western Minnesota woman nears, the Ortonville police and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension are still seeking clues to the whereabouts of a former resident who is charged with killing his wife and taking their two...
June 1, 2016 - 4:04pm
May 24, 2016
Woodbury man killed wife, then himself, police say
WOODBURY — A 75-year-old Woodbury man fatally beat his wife of 40 years last week and then hanged himself, a preliminary investigation indicates. James and Beverly Miller were found dead Friday afternoon after neighbors noticed newspapers piling up on the doorstep of their townhome...
May 24, 2016 - 9:16pm
May 22, 2016
Woodbury couple’s deaths apparent murder-suicide
WOODBURY — A Woodbury husband and wife who had been married for 40 years were found dead Friday afternoon, apparent victims of a murder-suicide, Woodbury police said. The couple had lived in their townhome in the 8800 block of Spring View Alcove for 15 years, according to police...
May 22, 2016 - 8:54pm
May 17, 2016
Judge sentences Balaton man to life times two for murder of elderly couple
WORTHINGTON — A judge Monday handed a Balaton man two life prison sentences, plus an additional 15 years in prison, for the April 2015 murders...
May 17, 2016 - 8:52pm
April 28, 2016
Five-day manhunt for accused murderer across five states ends on Nebraska-Wyoming border
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A five-day manhunt that crossed into five states came to an end late Wednesday night after a man suspected in a brutal murder last week in Sioux Falls was arrested after a pursuit near the Nebraska-Wyoming border. Jared Stone, 21, was apprehended after he surrendered...
April 28, 2016 - 8:55pm
April 6, 2016
Murder conviction overturned, new trial ordered for Timothy Huber
WILLMAR — Timothy John Huber’s murder conviction has been overturned, and a new trial has been granted. The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled...
April 6, 2016 - 9:39pm
March 17, 2016
LoVan appears in murder case
WORTHINGTON — Chim LoVan appeared Wednesday afternoon in Nobles County District Court for a motion hearing in his second-degree murder case....
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March 17, 2016 - 9:05am
March 10, 2016
China blasts U.S. ‘rape and murder’ at U.N. Human Rights Council
GENEVA — China strongly rejected U.S.-led criticism of its human rights record at the U.N. Human Rights Council Thursday, saying the United States was hypocritical and guilty of crimes including the rape and murder of civilians. “The U.S. is notorious for prison abuse at Guantanamo...
March 10, 2016 - 3:43pm
Police search for shooters in Pittsburgh-area execution-style murders
PITTSBURGH — Police in western Pennsylvania were searching Thursday for two suspects who ambushed a backyard party near Pittsburgh the previous night, killing five people execution-style and wounding three others. One gunman armed with a 40-caliber handgun shepherded victims from...
March 10, 2016 - 3:41pm