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Heron Lake-Okabena students gather 'Coins for Kids'
Doubt remains in Daubt; Democrats have concerns about new House speaker
Windom schools say no to winter weather
Education, research and new treatments assisting people with diabetes
Girls hockey: Luverne outskates focused WHS rival
Scott Rall: Summit elements are big and small
Boys basketball: Pipestone Area clips Worthington
High school boys basketball: Recker drops 26 points for Adrian
High school girls basketball: Balanced Southwest improves to 5-0
Column: Substitute teachers a key component of District 518
Column: Elizabeth Warren, godmother of sorts
Column: Worthington Christian School offering program tonight on 'The Trees of Christmas'
Letter: Letter on Christmas wasn't meant to be negative
Column: Energy industry -- CO2 is good for us
Anita Rose (Ling) Siegmann
Florence "Kip" Gee
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Teresa Marie Stofferan
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
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Probst 80th birthday
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October 6, 2010
Nebraska man to be detained as county case goes to federal courts
WORTHINGTON -- A document ordering the detention of a Nebraska man accused of sexually exploiting a Nobles County teenager was filed in federal court Tuesday. According to the document, no evidence assuring the safety of the people in his community was presented at the detention hearing. In...
news / crime
October 6, 2010 - 10:37pm
April 10, 2010
Windom man faces child porn charges
WINDOM -- A 35-year-old Windom man, Terry Patrick Schmit, is facing felony charges of both disseminating and possessing child pornography, according to a criminal complaint warrant from Cottonwood County. In January, officers from the Minnesota Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC)...
news / crime
April 10, 2010 - 12:00am
January 29, 2010
Jackson man charged with child porn
JACKSON -- A Jackson man on probation for a 2002 burglary is now facing a felony charge of possessing child pornography after local authorities were contacted by ICAC (Internet Crimes Against Children). After examination, approximately 190 images considered child pornography were...
January 29, 2010 - 12:00am
July 18, 2009
Pipestone man arrested for child pornography
PIPESTONE -- A Pipestone man was charged last week with possessing child pornography, and will make his first court appearance next month. A 2008 investigation by the Montgomery County Sheriff's Department in Pennsylvania resulted in the arrest of Brian Benner, who allegedly had...
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July 18, 2009 - 12:00am
Policeman arrested for child porn
A Hastings Police Department officer was arrested Tuesday at his home in New Richmond, Wis., on possession of child pornography. Anthony Miller was arrested on an "allegation and investigation of possession of child pornography" according to a press release issued by the Hastings...
December 18, 2008 - 3:00pm
December 12, 2008
Recent Worthington resident arrested for child porn
WORTHINGTON -- A man who had moved to Worthington earlier this year was charged Wednesday for both possessing and disseminating child pornography photographs. The criminal complaint states Shannon Keith Hauser, aka Sean Keith Hauser, 37, is a registered sex offender who has been...
news / courts / crime
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am
September 2, 2008
Many teens sharing pornographic images
FARGO, N.D. - A troubling trend of teenagers taking naked pictures of themselves on their cell phones and sending them to boyfriends and girlfriends is starting to show up locally, authorities say. Fargo police have dealt with three such cases in the past month, according to Investigator...
September 2, 2008 - 3:20pm
August 21, 2008
Priest guilty on child porn charges
A former Morris priest charged with possessing pornographic images of children on computers has pled guilty as part of a plea agreement. John Lloyd Caskey, 53, was charged with 20 counts of possessing child pornography in Stevens County District Court earlier this year. On Wednesday,...
August 21, 2008 - 9:07am
July 22, 2008
Ex-teacher sentenced for porn
CASS LAKE - A former Cass Lake-Bena Middle School teacher was sentenced Monday for charges in a case in which he sent pornographic pictures of children back and forth on the Internet to other people. Before Judge Paul Benshoof in Beltrami County District Court, Eddie Eugene Himes,...
July 22, 2008 - 5:05pm
Psychologist denies guilt in porn case
FARGO, N.D. - Allegations against a former North Dakota State Hospital psychologist say he received multiple images of child pornography dating back to 1999, at the same time he provided expert testimony about sex offenders. Dr. Joseph Belanger appeared in U.S.
July 22, 2008 - 5:03pm