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Study: Immigrants make up growing part of workforce, tax base of ND, Minnesota
Grassroots Community Theatre readies for interactive performances
Fire destroys vacant home near Okabena
Who’s your favorite president?
Pipe rolls off truck, killing worker on Minnesota highway project
Wild focused on increasing lead over Blackhawks before 6-day break
Doug Wolter: Champions are built, not born
High school sports roundup: RRC girls complete undefeated conference season
Twins' Gibson hopes new motion will deliver healthier arm
Wild's Graovac focused on proving he belongs
Developmentally disabled caregivers would receive raises under plan
Keeping our promise on the Supreme Court
Let’s keep eyes and ears open in the ‘swamp’
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Column: WCS event for incoming kindergarten students is March 16
Elta E. Barker
Edna De Wilde
Lloyd John Ebner
Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
Looking Back: 1942 -- Worthington taking part in 'salvage for victory' program
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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
March 3, 2016
Michigan Uber driver charged with six murders to get competency exam
KALAMAZOO, Mich. — The Michigan Uber driver charged with murdering six people last month in a shooting spree in the southwestern part of the...
March 3, 2016 - 3:55pm
February 10, 2016
High court maintains conviction in Eric Dean death
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Supreme Court rejected an appeal of the woman convicted in the death of 4-year-old Eric Dean three years ago.Wednesday's ruling says Amanda Lea Peltier's trial was fair and her life sentence, with the possibility of supervised release after 30 years, will...
February 10, 2016 - 11:32am
February 2, 2016
Downwind died of strangulation, autopsy shows: Bemidji man now faces intentional murder charge
BEMIDJI — A Bemidji man now faces an amended murder charge in the death of Rose Downwind after an autopsy report stated the Redby woman died...
February 2, 2016 - 7:15pm
January 29, 2016
BCA testifies in Fraga case
MARSHALL — Investigators from the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension appeared on the stand during the fifth day of testimony in the murder trial of Josue Robles Fraga in Lyon County District Court on Friday. The Worthington man is accused of sexually assaulting and murdering...
January 29, 2016 - 10:49pm
January 28, 2016
Child's Voice personnel take stand on Day 4 of Fraga trial
MARSHALL — The murder trial of Josue Robles Fraga, the Worthington man accused of sexually assaulting and murdering his 2-year-old niece, continued Thursday in Lyon County District Court. This is third trial for Fraga, who was initially convicted in 2009 and again in 2013. His...
January 28, 2016 - 11:02pm
January 27, 2016
Daughter, ex-wife testify in Fraga trial
MARSHALL — Jurors heard from the ex-wife and daughter of Josue Robles Fraga on Wednesday during the third day of testimony in his murder trial in Lyon County District Court. The 42-year-old Worthington man is accused of sexually assaulting and murdering his 2-year-old niece in...
January 27, 2016 - 10:07pm
January 25, 2016
Opening day of testimony in third trial of Josue Fraga
MARSHALL — The third trial of Josue Robles Fraga got underway Monday morning following a week of jury selection. Fraga is charged with five...
January 25, 2016 - 10:45pm
January 7, 2016
They lived the ‘Making a Murderer’ case: Three reporters who covered Wisconsin trial say it stayed with them
ST. PAUL — Even though it’s only a few weeks old, Netflix’s “Making a Murderer” already has catapulted to pop culture phenomenon status....
January 7, 2016 - 9:24pm
December 23, 2015
Driver who plowed into Las Vegas crowd makes first court appearance
LAS VEGAS (Reuters) — An Oregon woman accused of plowing her car into a crowd on a Las Vegas Strip sidewalk, killing one person and injuring...
December 23, 2015 - 4:20pm
December 22, 2015
Oregon woman charged with murder after Las Vegas sidewalk crash
LAS VEGAS (Reuters) — An Oregon woman was charged Tuesday with murder in connection with an incident on the Las Vegas Strip where authorities...
December 22, 2015 - 5:22pm
December 10, 2015
Missing woman’s body found, two men arrested
BEMIDJI — Two men have been arrested in the disappearance and death of a Minnesota woman whose body has been recovered from a shallow grave...
December 10, 2015 - 8:44pm
December 3, 2015
‘Blade Runner’ Pistorius found guilty of murder
BLOEMFONTEIN — South Africa’s “Blade Runner” Oscar Pistorius was found guilty Thursday of murdering his girlfriend, in an appeal court...
December 3, 2015 - 3:02pm
December 1, 2015
Chicago police chief ousted: Force faces review over black teen’s death
CHICAGO — Chicago’s police chief was ousted Tuesday after days of protest over a white officer’s shooting of a black teenager 16 times...
December 1, 2015 - 3:14pm