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Alexandria police release images that could yield clues in fatal hit-and-run
Hundreds of abused, neglected children go without advocates in Minnesota's legal system
Conservation Reserve Program improvements may be part of new farm bill, SD senator says
Digging the Didgeridoo!: Students at Bemidji State craft indigenous Australian instruments
Capitol Chatter: Minnesotans look to Washington
Prep softball: Edgerton/SWC, Pipestone Area still the teams to beat
Track and field: Excellence returns for the spring
Les Knutson: It was a joy working with Joyce at the beginning of a career
Scott Rall: Hoping for a normal spring
Rare lynx sighting highlights a day on the ice
Applications sought for rural broadband auction
Making a splash
State Chamber pushes for income tax relief
AGCO launches apprenticeship program
High school project for warming calves turns into business plan
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Are you kind when you disagree with someone?
Letter: Lawmaker’s bill would assist pig haulers
Letter: MNLARS fix moving forward in Minnesota House
Letter: Be sure to observe National Nutrition Month
With a perfect son, it's hard not to be 'that parent'
Marlyn L. Giffin
James "Jim" Fox
Theodora "Teddy" Christy Fujan
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
Sparkling wines are not created equally
'Singspiration' event is Saturday night
No more crying? Testing the tearless onion
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
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Van't Hof 60th anniversary
Birth: Hailey Jean DeGroot
Holtrop 60th anniversary
Smit 70th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
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November 15, 2017
Dayton orders task force to look into elder abuse following 'appalling' reports of neglect, assault and theft
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton said he will form a task force to find out why the state of Minnesota has failed to investigate thousands of...
November 15, 2017 - 9:01pm
October 30, 2017
Owners of troubled Minnesota nursing homes to lose license
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn. — Owners of a troubled nursing home and assisted-living facility in Pequot Lakes agreed to relinquish their license...
October 30, 2017 - 10:25pm
April 26, 2017
Child abuse rates spike in Minnesota
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Child abuse rates in Minnesota are soaring. In total, 39,531 Minnesota children were the subject of child maltreatment...
April 26, 2017 - 12:58pm
Moore pleads guilty in animal neglect case
WORTHINGTON — A Reading woman pleaded guilty Tuesday morning in Nobles County District Court in an animal neglect case stemming back to March of last year. Originally, Joan Moore was charged with 11 felony counts of animal neglect and nine misdemeanor charges of depriving an...
May 26, 2015 - 9:11pm
April 22, 2014
Woman charged with animal neglect appears in court
WORTHINGTON — A Worthington woman facing 11 felony counts of animal neglect resulting in death and nine misdemeanor charges of mistreatment of animals appeared Tuesday in Nobles County District Court. Joan Mary Moore was summoned to court after Nobles County deputies investigated...
April 22, 2014 - 8:38pm
October 28, 2011
Sick, neglected horses rescued
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Eighteen sick and neglected horses have been rescued from an 8-acre property in Iowa's Guthrie County. The Animal Rescue League of Iowa says it helped county officials remove the animals on Thursday. The horses were taken to two of the league's rehabilitation...
October 28, 2011 - 11:19am
October 21, 2010
Fargo grandmother charged with neglect
October 21, 2010 - 12:00pm
October 28, 2009
Shane appeal denied for third time
WORTHINGTON -- A petition filed by convicted murderer Lisa Shane was denied Tuesday by the State of Minnesota Court of Appeals. Shane's third appeal asked the court to take another look at the post-conviction relief, which was requesting a reduction in Shane's sentence. Shane was...
October 28, 2009 - 12:00am
December 31, 2008
Shane petition for post-conviction relief denied
WORTHINGTON -- Lisa Shane, convicted in 2006 for second-degree murder through child neglect in the death of her infant daughter, was recently denied a petition for post-conviction relief, which she has 60 days to appeal. Post-conviction relief is a means in which someone who has...
December 31, 2008 - 12:00am
March 12, 2008
Court denies Shane appeal
WORTHINGTON -- A decision was filed Tuesday on Lisa Shane's appeal of her conviction for second-degree murder while committing child neglect and the 180-month sentence resulting from the conviction. The court affirmed both the conviction and the sentence, which was an upward departure...
March 12, 2008 - 12:00am
August 25, 2006
Shane files for appeal
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County Attorney Gordon Moore was served on Thursday with a notice of appeal filed by the state public defender on behalf of Lisa Marie Shane, who was convicted in April of second-degree unintentional murder, which occurred during an underlying offense of felony...
August 25, 2006 - 12:00am
May 27, 2006
Shane receives 15 years
WORTHINGTON -- Despite requests by her attorney and her mother for a shorter prison term, Lisa Marie Shane was sentenced Friday to 15 years incarceration in a state facility by Judge David Christensen in Nobles County District Court. Shane, convicted of second-degree murder in April...
May 27, 2006 - 12:00am
May 18, 2006
Letter: Judge Harrelson ruling was correct
I read your coverage of County Attorney Gordon Moore's complaints about the bill the county is paying for a defense expert in the Lisa Shane murder trial. Your readers might want to hear the other side of the story. Criminal cases more and more involve scientific evidence. In any...
May 18, 2006 - 12:00am
May 11, 2006
Shane sentencing scheduled for May 26
WORTHINGTON -- The sentencing for Worthington native Lisa Shane has been scheduled for 10 a.m. May 26 in Nobles County District Court. Shane, who was convicted of second-degree murder and child neglect in late April for the death of her 3-month-old infant daughter, Ashanta, was acquitted...
May 11, 2006 - 12:00am
April 25, 2006
Shane guilty on two charges
WORTHINGTON -- After two days of jury selection, eight days of testimony and about four hours of deliberation, a verdict of guilty for two of the three charges against Lisa Shane was handed down Monday in Nobles County District Court. Shane shook her head and sobbed as the court...
April 25, 2006 - 12:00am