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Protests close Mall of America; more than 20 arrested
Holiday shoppers, beware -- scam artists prevalent this time of year
In Colombia, Catholic faith runs deep at Christmas
Schomacker receives House committee assignments
Blood drive set for Dec. 29 in Adrian
Prep boys hockey: Worthington looks for better fortunes in 2015
Prep girls basketball: Worthington fends off Sioux Falls Roosevelt
Prep wrestling: Worthington takes 11th at Riot; Jackson County Central clinches fifth
Prep boys basketball: Murray County Central beats Pipestone Area in OT
Iowa prep wrestling: Sibley-Ocheyedan cleans up at Spencer
Column: Marco Rubio's fury over Cuba shift
Column: How to fight the lone wolf
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'
Edna Van Roekel
Robert P. Knips
John H. Almlie
Jurene L. Roslansky
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
Schubert 90th birthday
Amundson 100th birthday
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
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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.email@example.com 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