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It takes a village: Ellsworth woman has Christmas display of more than 115 pieces
Council makes mall moves; Oberloh, Wood give final remarks
Worthington Middle School's Festival of Music
Sibley-Ocheyedan Special Olympians give back to area shelter
A kazoo Christmas carol
Prep boys hockey: Worthington looks for better fortunes in 2015
Prep girls basketball: Worthington fends off Sioux Falls Roosevelt
Prep wrestling: Worthington takes 11th at Riot; Jackson County Central clinches fifth
Prep boys basketball: Murray County Central beats Pipestone Area in OT
Iowa prep wrestling: Sibley-Ocheyedan cleans up at Spencer
Column: Good riddance to the worst Congress ever
Column: Ethics training for Congress? Dream on
As others see it: The best gift -- get there safe
Column: Marco Rubio's fury over Cuba shift
Column: How to fight the lone wolf
Brett Alan Kuehl
Edna Van Roekel
John H. Almlie
Season's jottings: Newsroom staffers share Christmas memories
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
The pageantry of it all
Looking Back: 1964 - Armour helps Worthington hit employment high
HO, HO, HO: Koster has jolly time standing in for Santa
Out and About
Julius 90th birthday
Probst 80th birthday
Data: Dec. 23, 2014
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
Data: Dec. 20, 2014
Data: Dec. 18, 2014
May 30, 2011
Man raises money to help poor in Mexico
MILFORD, Iowa -- Just about every May, Paul "Jak" Eich packs up his car and heads north from his current home in Mexico to his former home area of southwest Minnesota-northwest Iowa. The purpose of this trip isn't just to reconnect with family and friends. He also hopes to raise money...
May 30, 2011 - 8:14pm
Native son to appear in Saturday's Rose Parade
PASADENA, Calif. -- Paul Summers LaRoche anticipates playing for his largest audience ever on Saturday morning. During the Tournament of Roses...
December 30, 2010 - 8:31pm
November 14, 2009
Blind learn phone details
ST. PAUL -- Torrey Westrom gave Lissa Thies a simple request: learn the basics of using his mobile telephone. His Motorola Q is a typical smartphone, capable of surfing the Web, sending and receiving e-mails and handling text messages, besides being used as a telephone. Even to the...
November 14, 2009 - 12:43am
March 21, 2009
Sarah Maria Kruger and Paul Boguslaw Wielocha, both of Sioux Falls, S.D., announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Greg and Peggy Kruger, Ellsworth, Boguslaw Wielocha, Nuremberg, Germany, and Krystyna and Ryk VanBenthuysen, Eagan. Kruger is a 2004 graduate of Adrian...
March 21, 2009 - 12:01am
March 12, 2009
Letter: Remembering Paul Harvey through prayer
The following is a tribute to Paul Harvey, who died recently.
March 12, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
Dorr claims Osceola County Sheriff's Department can be sued
SIBLEY, Iowa -- In the civil suit between Sibley native Paul Dorr and son against Osceola County, Sheriff Doug Weber, his successors and the Sheriff's Department regarding denial of concealed weapons permits, the Dorrs have filed a brief and some letters in opposition to the defendants'...
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December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Defendants answer to Dorr civil suit
SIBLEY, Iowa -- According to court documents filed Monday in Iowa Federal Court on behalf of Osceola County, Sheriff Douglas Weber had a rationale basis for denying the issuance of a concealed weapon permit to Ocheyedan, Iowa, resident Paul Dorr and his 18-year-old son. Dorr filed...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
November 24, 2008
Cop acquitted of sex charges
WILLMAR -- A nine-woman, three-man jury acquitted Paul Reed Schmidt, 35, of Atwater, of two counts of criminal sexual conduct Friday in Kandiyohi County District Court. The jury returned the verdict around 5:30 p.m. after about two and one-half hours of deliberation. Schmidt was...
November 24, 2008 - 11:05am
November 21, 2008
Cop says breast touch was accident
WILLMAR -- Paul Schmidt took the stand Friday morning and testified that he accidentally grabbed the 22-year-old Atwater woman's breast while they were practicing therapeutic holds and take-down maneuvers during the early morning hours of Oct. 16, 2007 at the Atwater Police Department. He...
November 21, 2008 - 3:02pm
November 19, 2008
Cop's sexual misconduct trial
WILLMAR -- Jury selection is scheduled to begin this morning in the sexual misconduct trial of Paul Reed Schmidt, 35, of Atwater. Schmidt faces felony fourth-degree and gross misdemeanor fifth-degree criminal sexual conduct charges in Kandiyohi County District Court. He is accused...
November 19, 2008 - 11:01am
November 14, 2008
Osceola County target of lawsuit
SIBLEY, Iowa -- A complaint filed in Iowa federal court contends Osceola County Sheriff Doug Weber acted illegally when he denied Paul Dorr and his son, Alexander, a permit to carry a weapon, but an answer by the attorney representing Osceola County has not yet been filed. The class...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
Iowa gun law faces challenge
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa -- Paul Dorr, 52, and his son Alexander, 18, have filed a federal lawsuit after Osceola County sheriff Doug Weber twice denied their requests to carry a concealed weapon. Paul Dorr, who had a concealed weapons license from 2001 to 2006 without incident, claims...
November 12, 2008 - 8:00am