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Senate passes Keystone XL bill with amendments
WHS forensics season underway
SRDC offers orientation
Extra officers on roads during Super Bowl weekend
Minnesota West baseball: Snap and throw
Carroll will let Sherman decide on playing if baby arrives
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
Prep boys basketball: Worthington wins third straight
Column: MSBA conference offers valuable insights to school board
Let's focus on sustained, strategic transportation funding
Time to listen, learn and lead
Column: The White House game of drones
Column: The sacrifice of Sarah Palin
Truman H. Johnson
Myron Van Ommeren
Jeanette Delores Swenson
Retro rides: Father and son team up to preserve classic snow machines
Column: Stories for the birds: Why do they stick around?
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Religion briefs: Jan. 29
Looking Back: 1940 -- Nobles County ranks among top flax producers in Minnesota
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Ruesch 80th birthday
Altman 80th birthday
Hitzemann 85th birthday
Spessard 90th birthday
Request for Bids for Group Health Insurance for Worthington Independent School District 518
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December 9, 2014
Shooting by officer justified, report says
DULUTH — An investigation has determined a Duluth police officer was justified in his decision to use deadly force in August, when he fired two non-fatal shots at a man who was wielding a knife and threatening to kill himself. Officer Marc Johnson shot 34-year-old Joe Zontelli...
December 9, 2014 - 7:46pm
August 28, 2014
Callers ‘frantic’ about aggressive man before St. Paul police fatally shot him
ST. PAUL — The man shot to death by St. Paul police Thursday morning on the West Side set off “frantic” 911 calls with his aggressive behavior and came at officers with a rock, police said. Before police arrived, he was bloodied and smashing car windows with a pipe, they...
August 28, 2014 - 9:11pm
August 6, 2014
Slain officer remembered
WEST ST. PAUL — In a sea of blue uniforms and black-clad badges that gave way to an unabating column of squad car lights, thousands of mourners packed a West St. Paul neighborhood church and the surrounding streets Wednesday to pay their respects to fallen Mendota Heights police...
August 6, 2014 - 8:10pm
April 23, 2014
Defense requests mistrial for second day in a row
LITTLE FALLS — Judge Douglas Anderson denied Byron Smith’s defense attorney’s request for a mistrial in the murder case for the second time Wednesday. Defense counsel Adam Johnson addressed the court during a morning break following testimony from Minnesota Bureau of Criminal...
April 23, 2014 - 8:00pm
February 25, 2014
Deputy shot, two suspects dead in Douglas County
ALEXANDRIA — A bullet-proof vest likely saved the life of a Douglas County sheriff’s deputy who was shot in the chest Monday evening while checking on a suspicious vehicle. The two people in vehicle, a 29-year-old woman and a 24-year-old man, both from North Dakota, were found...
February 25, 2014 - 8:02pm
May 24, 2011
Actors wanted for melodrama
WORTHINGTON -- Actors are wanted to perform in the melodrama "Who Shot Calhoun Cahootz" for the annual Old-Fashioned Independence Day Celebration at Pioneer Village. Anyone interested in performing at the July 4 event should contact director Isaac Wass at Isaac.firstname.lastname@example.org or...
May 24, 2011 - 8:19pm
February 7, 2011
Doctor gunned down in Iowa
ALBIA, Iowa (AP) -- Authorities said a former Worthington doctor was gunned down at his Albia home and his brother has been arrested in the killing. The Monroe County sheriff's office said 60-year-old Gary Davis was shot just after noon Saturday. He died at a hospital. Davis'...
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February 7, 2011 - 9:11pm
January 14, 2011
Sterling Drug offers free clinic
WORTHINGTON -- Sterling Drug will provide free flu shots from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday at its Worthington location. Appointments are encouraged and can be scheduled by calling 372-7533. The flu often persists through March and is expected to strike again in mid-February, stated...
January 14, 2011 - 8:28pm
March 2, 2010
Shooting victim still in critical condition
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Lyon County Sheriff's Office has released the name of the victim in Sunday's shooting in Rock Rapids. Levi David Hofer, 50, was still considered to be in critical condition in a Sioux Falls, S.D., hospital Monday afternoon. According to information released...
March 2, 2010 - 12:00am
January 19, 2010
Public H1N1 Clinic offered Jan. 27
LUVERNE -- Nobles-Rock Community Health Services will host an H1N1 clinic from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Jan. 27 at the Luverne Elementary School Cafeteria, 709 N. Kniss Ave., Luverne. The clinic is open to anyone 6 months old and older. Injectable vaccine is all that is available at this...
January 19, 2010 - 12:00am
January 15, 2010
N.D. tea party scheduled for February
The first shot across the bow of Gov. John Hoeven's new bid for the Senate seat being vacated in a year by Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., is coming from the starboard side. Organizers of Tea Parties in the state, mostly at the right wing of the Republican Party, are planning a convention...
January 15, 2010 - 12:00am