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Retailers ready for Crazy Days
Some in northern Minnesota could be without power for a week
Luverne becomes Purple Heart City
Dogs on duty: Volunteer K-9 outfit assists public agencies
Worthington U15 soccer team wins state championship
VFW baseball: Luverne VFW strikes fast, wins District 3 tournament
Legion baseball: Rogers shuts out Luverne, Adrian wins District 2 tournament
Amateur baseball: Heron Lake defeats Luverne, joins playoff party
Amateur baseball: Adrian forces Game 3 with win over Lakefield
Column: Notes from Cleveland -- the two forms of resistance
Column: Cruz holds his nose, but can't endorse Trump
Column: Doubling down on principle at the Republican convention
Column: Self-worship over sound judgment
Letter: Thanks, Worthington, for support of Arc
Mae Frieda Meyer
Ben K. Dreesen
Margaret Elizabeth Short
Raymond J. Loeschen
Lester C. Fischer
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Column: Father knows best
Looking Back: 2006 -- Reisdorfer honored with statewide nursing award
Barn to Dance: Mayville summer tradition going strong after 27 years
Out and About
Davis 85th birthday
Birth: July 22, 2016
Birth: July 20, 2016
Bullerman 85th birthday
Burns 90th birthday
Data: July 25, 2016
Data: July 23, 2016
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Data: July 20, 2016
June 15, 2016
Teen pregnancy at ‘historic low’ in Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS — Teen pregnancy and birth rates are at “historic lows” in Minnesota, a University of Minnesota agency reported on Wednesday....
June 15, 2016 - 10:10pm
March 2, 2016
Meeker County shooting was murder-suicide, sheriff says
LITCHFIELD — A Meeker County Sheriff’s Office investigation says the Monday deaths of two teens near Litchfield were the result of a murder-suicide. According to a news release from Sheriff Brian Cruze, the investigation determined that David Cunningham shot his sister, Jessica...
March 2, 2016 - 8:47pm
December 14, 2015
Man charged with moving body of teen who disappeared
ALEXANDRIA -- A man has been charged in connection with the death of a Minnesota college student who disappeared this fall, her body later found...
December 14, 2015 - 2:09pm
December 9, 2015
Federated seeks entries for Youth Tour Contest
JACKSON — A local teenager will experience firsthand the pride of being an American by winning a free trip to Washington June 11-16. Federated Rural Electric, Jackson, will select the winner of this trip through its annual Youth Tour Contest. High school freshmen, sophomores, juniors...
December 9, 2015 - 9:00pm
November 22, 2015
The king of clean: Sibley teen runs vacuum repair and sales business
SIBLEY, Iowa — Many people say the American dream is finding something you love to do and figuring out how to make a living doing it. Small-time...
November 22, 2015 - 8:33pm
October 27, 2015
Investigators believe body found is missing teen
ALEXANDRIA -- The remains of a female body that were found east of Alexandria in Douglas County on Monday afternoon are that of a missing University...
October 27, 2015 - 9:16pm
October 19, 2015
Like father, like son: Teen Driver Safety Week promotes car safety to parents, teens
WORTHINGTON — Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for teenagers in the United States. This week is Teen Driver Safety Week, and the national campaign aims to catch not only teens’ attention but that of parents. Mark Woitalewicz, owner of Great Plains Driving...
October 19, 2015 - 8:17pm
July 9, 2015
Teen dies from infection after swimming in lake
ALEXANDRIA — The Alexandria teen who contracted a rare and severe brain infection after swimming in a Minnesota lake has died. Hunter Boutain,...
July 9, 2015 - 8:58pm
July 8, 2015
Teen who got brain infection while swimming still in critical condition
ALEXANDRIA — The family of an Alexandria teen says he is fighting for his life after contracting a rare and severe brain infection while swimming in a Minnesota lake. Hunter Boutain, 14, was in critical condition Wednesday at University of Minnesota Medical Center in Minneapolis. Wednesday...
July 8, 2015 - 10:01pm
March 24, 2014
Charges filed over party that led to MN teen’s death
MONTEVIDEO — A 19-year-old college student and his father are facing misdemeanor charges for allegedly violating Lac qui Parle County’s social host ordinance. The charges stem from a party in rural Lac qui Parle County in west-central Minnesota that led to the death of a Dawson-Boyd...
March 24, 2014 - 10:53pm
March 20, 2014
Itasca County teen gets probation for high-speed chase
GRAND RAPIDS — An Itasca County teenager will be on strict probation through 2016, and will have to pay $12,800 in restitution and perform 71 hours of community service, according to a sentence read Wednesday in district court. Grant Gunderson pleaded guilty in February to charges...
March 20, 2014 - 9:50pm
November 1, 2012
Primghar teen killed in rollover
PRIMGHAR, Iowa -- An 18-year-old from Primghar was killed Thursday after he lost control of his car, it rolled several times and he was ejected, according to a report issued by the Iowa State Patrol. Dylan Lynn Logan was driving a 1998 Chevy Monte Carlo westbound on 400th Street...
November 1, 2012 - 9:56pm
June 14, 2012
Local teen earns state honor
WORTHINGTON -- A Worthington teen was an honored guest at the Minnesota Governor's Mansion earlier this week, where she was presented the Red...
June 14, 2012 - 8:35pm
March 4, 2012
Windom teen earns Washington trip sponsored by Federated Rural Electric
JACKSON -- Federated Rural Electric, Jackson, has announced the winners in its 2012 Youth Tour Contest. Winning the grand prize was Abby Resch, who earned a free trip to Washington, D.C., on June 16-21. Second- and third-place awards of $150 and $100 were awarded to Joshua Christoffer...
March 4, 2012 - 6:56pm
October 25, 2011
Teen pleads guilty to assaulting man with knife
WORTHINGTON -- Sixteen-year-old Brandon Ortiz pleaded guilty Tuesday to first- and second-degree assault -- charges filed in August after Ortiz...
October 25, 2011 - 8:15pm