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Heroin use, addiction up sharply among U.S. whites
Former Christie associate gets two years in prison for bridge scandal
Minnesota teenager supporting vets around the state
Police open fire after driver strikes cruiser near U.S. Capitol
Repeal of internet privacy rules passes Congress, Trump likely to sign
Zach Parise takes high stick to the face; prognosis unclear
Rubio's three FTs send Wolves past Pacers
U.S. women's team settle pay dispute, avoid boycott
Gimenez hardest transition to Twins may be getting son on the bandwagon
Tonkin polishing new cutter in Twins bullpen
Editorial: We’re still here and serving our readers
Letter: Newspaper needs more ‘local flavor’
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
Column: Thanks to Minnesota farmers, we’re making great progress on new buffer requirement
Letter: Trump far from alone on climate change views
Amanda Faith Schmidt
Robert Allen Yates
Salvador Adame Magana
Mareileen "Neen" Benson
Church’s Lenten theme gets people thinking
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Column: Your not-average people have great things going for them
Remarkable recovery: A combined 14 surgeries later, Bart and Sherry DeBoer share tale of crash with suspected drunk driver
Disheveled Theologian: Forsaken -- A few thoughts during Lent, week 4
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Reitmeier 85th birthday
Nau 50th anniversary
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April 14, 2016
First State Bank Southwest makes $12,000 gift to Project Morningstar
WORTHINGTON — According to its website, Worthington’s Project Morningstar program offers “a residential recovery facility dedicated to...
April 14, 2016 - 8:24pm
March 11, 2016
Cleaning up — for good: Jennie Keosaksith embraces new life of sobriety, family and work
WORTHINGTON — Jennie Keosaksith is an easy-going, friendly person, with a ready smile, lively brown eyes and a welcoming handshake. She is...
March 11, 2016 - 9:33pm
January 4, 2016
Chandler girl recovering from second- and third-degree burns
CHANDLER — Ten-year-old Lauren Stoel has made macaroni and cheese for her younger brother and sister “a billion times,” but on the day...
January 4, 2016 - 8:28pm
September 17, 2015
Knocking it out of the park: MCDC celebrates recovery with softball tournament
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota Cornerstone Drug Court (MCDC) hosted its first softball tournament for drug court alumni and supporters last Saturday....
September 17, 2015 - 9:50pm
September 9, 2015
Project Morning Star hosts hog roast
WORTHINGTON — September is National Recovery Month, and local non-profit Project Morning Star will celebrate one year of residential recovery...
September 9, 2015 - 8:33pm
June 7, 2015
Making the transition
WORTHINGTON — Two fixtures in the local health care community are teaming up to fill what they see as a void in services. Lakeside Prairie...
June 7, 2015 - 7:31pm
May 19, 2015
A well-deserved meal
May 19, 2015 - 9:51pm
May 4, 2015
Search for missing woman moving into a recovery effort
LE SUEUR — Hope of finding Moriah Lynn Zwart is dwindling as officials said the search for the missing 20-year-old is shifting to a recovery effort. Le Sueur County Sheriff Dave Tietz said there is no update on the search that started in the early hours of Friday, when Zwart went...
May 4, 2015 - 8:00pm
March 29, 2015
A little hope for ‘dead’ bills this session
ST. PAUL — They aren’t dead yet. Thousands of bills in the Minnesota Legislature failed to meet Friday’s deadline for policy legislation to clear policy-making committees. That tempts observers to mistakenly proclaim them dead. But at the Capitol, nothing dies until the...
March 29, 2015 - 7:32pm
March 3, 2015
Study shows lasting impact of Minnesota’s drug court
WORTHINGTON — A follow-up study released this week shows significantly lower recidivism rates and reduced incarceration costs due to the success of drug court. In 2012, the Minnesota Judicial Branch released the first comprehensive evaluation of the effectiveness of Minnesota’s...
March 3, 2015 - 9:16pm
January 14, 2015
Flu, norovirus, Ebola, oh my!
ST. PAUL — Flu and norovirus cases increased last year just as the Ebola scare eased in Minnesota, creating one of the busiest infectious disease...
January 14, 2015 - 8:52pm
January 7, 2015
Blue Mounds State Park repairs in limbo
LUVERNE — When the Blue Mounds State Park discovered E. coli bacteria in its well and only water source for the park just before Memorial Day...
January 7, 2015 - 9:17pm
January 1, 2015
Famous violinist, Minnesota woman forge transAtlantic friendship
MONTEVIDEO — Friends warned her before she made the trip to the Twin Cities. “A famous violinist? He’s not going to come, he’s not...
January 1, 2015 - 9:30pm
December 29, 2014
Celebrate Recovery donates television to jail
WORTHINGTON — Randy and Sue Simonson, founders of the local Celebrate Recovery program, recently donated a new flat-screen television to the Nobles County Jail. Celebrate Recovery has hosted a Friday night class for inmates at the jail for about a year, and the television will enhance...
December 29, 2014 - 8:27pm
October 20, 2014
U.S. takes dozens off Ebola watch lists
DALLAS — Weeks of worry about Ebola infection ended Monday for several dozen people who came off watch lists in the United States, but more than 260 others were still being monitored for symptoms as the U.S. government ramped up its response to the virus. In Texas, 43 people who...
October 20, 2014 - 8:59pm