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Klobuchar, Franken announce more than $100 million in critical heating aid
Community helps build Oxford Street; 2017 overlay project could be delayed
Nobles SWCD begins connecting with landowners on buffers
Boo! Windom’s haunted house will spark ‘Old School Nightmares’
Minnesota already breaking voting records ahead of Nov. 8
Section 3A cross country: Luverne girls, Windom Area boys prevail
Section 2AA cross country: Koller leads WHS runners
Iowa state football: H-LP puts perfect record on the line
Scott Rall: Hi ho, hi ho, it's off to work we go
Section football: Fulda, MLA, MCC finish the job
Column: Unaffordable health care for southwest Minnesota
Editorial: Peterson in the 7th with an asterisk
Letter: School referendum represents chance to ‘pay it forward’
Editorial: Schomacker for District 22A Representative
Letter: Our schools are committed to our students and our community
Carol E. Anderson
Ralph Wellington Thueson
James G. Myers
Community Thanksgiving dinner is Nov. 24
Disheveled Theologian: Banana bread evangelism
2016 Local Business Guide Directory
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
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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
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
November 16, 2015
Sioux Falls man charged with criminal sexual conduct in Pipestone
PIPESTONE — Frederick James McAbee, 41, of Sioux Falls, S.D., was arrested Friday on charges of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, first-degree burglary, second-degree assault and possession of a firearm after having been convicted of a crime of violence. All of the charges are...
November 16, 2015 - 7:41pm
May 18, 2015
Suspended MSUM wrestler to get four months for dorm rape
MOORHEAD — A suspended Minnesota State University Moorhead wrestler accused of getting another student drunk in his dorm room and then videotaping...
May 18, 2015 - 8:30pm
September 4, 2014
MSUM student charged with raping another student
MOORHEAD — A Minnesota State University Moorhead student is accused of getting another student drunk in his dorm room Labor Day evening and raping her while videotaping it after inviting other students on his floor to come watch. Angel Mario Vega, 23, of Moorhead, was charged...
September 4, 2014 - 7:54pm
August 6, 2014
Column: Stop the campus rape numbers game
WASHINGTON — One in five? Yeah, right. Sounds way too high. That’s a common reaction to the oft-cited statistic about the share of women who experience an attempted or completed sexual assault during college. The number can’t possibly be right, the Doubting Thomases (or, less...
August 6, 2014 - 8:15pm
February 26, 2014
Worthington man petitions to plead guilty
WORTHINGTON — A Worthington man filed a written petition to enter a plea of guilty to a third-degree sexual conduct charge Monday. Jose Bonilla, 42, was arrested back in December on four counts of third- and fourth-degree sexual conduct when Worthington police officers responded...
February 26, 2014 - 9:44pm
July 25, 2012
Estherville man charged with alleged attempted rape
JACKSON -- An Estherville, Iowa, man is facing two counts of criminal sexual conduct after allegedly trying to rape a Jackson woman. The complaint states authorities were contacted in the early morning hours on July 21 regarding three intoxicated males trying to get a vehicle started...
July 25, 2012 - 10:14pm
June 20, 2012
Jasper man facing multiple rape charges in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- A Jasper man is facing nine counts of first-degree rape, according to court documents filed this week in Minnehaha County, S.D. Charges may also be pending in Minnesota, according to a spokesperson with the Minnehaha County Sheriff's Office. Justin Steenstra,...
June 20, 2012 - 10:26pm
October 21, 2010
Rapist pleads, will spend next five years in prison
WORTHINGTON -- He is either 25 or 26, depending on which birthday is used. He was known in the community and at his former job as Burt Reynolds,...
October 21, 2010 - 10:59pm
September 22, 2010
Taking awareness of violence to the streets
FARGO - It took more than two years before Keshia Ham could muster the strength to tell her family she had been raped. But when she did, Ham didn't stop there. She got help from a counselor and eventually visited the Rape and Abuse Crisis Center in Fargo. On Tuesday night, the petite,...
September 22, 2010 - 1:00pm
September 8, 2010
Man charged in assault on MS sufferer
FARGO - A 49-year-old accused of raping a multiple sclerosis sufferer at a public housing complex in Fargo was also a resident, according to the charges filed on Tuesday. Todd William Naatus was charged in Cass County District Court on Tuesday with gross sexual imposition. Bail was...
September 8, 2010 - 10:30am
May 6, 2010
Bail set at $1 million for Marshall man
OLIVIA, Minn. -- Matthew Thomas Fahey, 25, of Marshall, entered no plea to charges of criminal sexual predatory conduct, kidnapping, and two counts of first degree sexual conduct during his arraignment Thursday morning in District Court in Olivia. District Judge Randall Slieter ordered...
May 6, 2010 - 8:44pm
August 12, 2009
Man who allegedly raped girl threatens her with illegal status
WORTHINGTON -- A Worthington man who allegedly raped a 13-year-old girl used the threat of reporting her illegal family to the authorities to keep her quiet about the assault, a recently filed complaint indicates. A woman reported her daughter had been sexually assaulted by a man...
August 12, 2009 - 12:00am
February 20, 2009
Warrant issued for alleged rapist
WORTHINGTON -- In the past several years, Burt Reynolds of Worthington has been convicted of several different crimes and was well known to local authorities. Now, there is a warrant out for an arrest, but authorities are not looking for Reynolds -- they are looking for Yobani Augustin...
February 20, 2009 - 11:15pm