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Playing with fire
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Karen family finds peace, happiness in southwest Minnesota
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Data: July 13, 2014
Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Abatement Request
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Data: July 12, 2014
Notice of Filing for City Election
Smartphone ‘kill switch’ required
ST. PAUL — Minnesota smartphones next year must include a way to disable them when stolen. Gov. Mark Dayton signed a bill into law Wednesday requiring mobile telephone companies to include “kill switches” on smartphones and connected tablets sold beginning July 1, 2015. This...
May 14, 2014 - 8:14pm
November 6, 2012
Phone numbers listed for Radio-thon
WORTHINGTON -- The United Way of Nobles County Radio-thon will be from 5 to 8 p.m. tonight at Worthington High School. The event will feature silent auction, numerous vendors and live entertainment; all are invited to attend. There are three phone numbers for the Radio-thon. The...
November 6, 2012 - 10:03pm
October 10, 2012
Small hands, smart phones
WORTHINGTON -- Eric Murray, the manager of Cellular Only in Worthington, has noticed a rise in parents buying cellphones for children, which he attributes to people getting rid of land lines. "We see a lot of 8- and 9-year-olds coming in and getting cellphones," Murray said.
October 10, 2012 - 9:29pm
March 21, 2012
Phone scam strikes sheriff's office
LUVERNE -- No, the Rock County Sheriff's Office is not selling any kind of advertising. According to Rock County Sheriff Evan Verbrugge, people in the area have received phone calls lately that are a complete scam. He was informed of a call by a local business owner, who said she...
March 21, 2012 - 8:14pm
January 3, 2012
Cell phone ban for commercial drivers takes effect
WORTHINGTON -- The new year has begun with a new federal law prohibiting commercial vehicle drivers from the use of hand-held mobile phones, stemming from an announcement made by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) in November. The ban, which came into effect...
January 3, 2012 - 11:12pm
November 17, 2010
Woman calls cops on herself
LUVERNE -- A woman who was arrested and charged with a felony after becoming confrontational with deputies called the cops on herself, a man involved in the case claims. Donita Lynn Richey, 50, also known as Donita Lynn Selwyn, was charged in Rock County with terroristic threats,...
news / crime / police
November 17, 2010 - 7:26pm
February 19, 2010
Bill could speed process of tracking missing people
ST. PAUL -- The assistant St. Paul police chief says authorities may have found an 18-year-old Eveleth man's body quicker last year if they had tracked his mobile telephone. A bill making its way through the Minnesota Legislature was written to make the job easier by requiring mobile...
news / police
February 19, 2010 - 12:00am
Verizon Wireless completes billing and brand conversion for Alltel
WORTHINGTON -- Verizon Wireless opened its doors over the weekend to serve former Alltel and new customers in Worthington, giving them access to a full suite of innovative wireless products and services.
October 19, 2009 - 12:00am
July 31, 2008
Calling scam reported in Bemidji
BEMIDJI - The First National Bank of Bemidji reported that on Tuesday evening, an automated telephone calling system began calling Bemidji phone numbers, primarily with the 333 prefix. The computer voice identified itself generically as the "First National Bank," reciting the following: "Your...
July 31, 2008 - 12:00pm
July 3, 2008
Man arrested after calling police on stolen cell phone
DULUTH - A 29-year-old Duluth man was arrested early Wednesday after calling police with a cell phone from a purse he's accused of stealing. A reporter told Duluth police Sgt. Don Boso that it didn't appear that the suspect arrested by Officer Kristina Schulte early Wednesday has...
news / crime
July 3, 2008 - 12:00am