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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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December 16, 2015
Insufficient evidence: HLWD administrator will not be charged with wrongdoing
JACKSON — More than three years after complaints were filed against the Heron Lake Watershed District and its administrator, Jan Voit, alleging...
December 16, 2015 - 8:36pm
December 13, 2015
Woman gets year in prison for stealing TVs from Wal-Mart
DETROIT LAKES — A Detroit Lakes woman has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for stealing several televisions from Wal-Mart. Tonya Love Lee Arthur, 36, was found guilty of felony theft and sentenced to one year and one day in prison. She was also fined $1,000 and will...
December 13, 2015 - 7:42pm
November 11, 2015
Ex-library director makes court appearance in theft case
WORTHINGTON — Mark Luther Ranum, former director of the Plum Creek Library System, made his first appearance in Nobles County District Court Tuesday morning on four felony-level and two gross misdemeanor charges of theft and eight counts of permitting false claims against the government,...
November 11, 2015 - 9:45pm
October 28, 2015
Break-in leaves local FFA team scrambling before national contest
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The Worthington FFA Chapter’s Market Plan team was ready for the challenge of competing at the National FFA Convention...
October 28, 2015 - 9:35pm
October 12, 2015
Woman allegedly took more than $140K from employer
DETROIT LAKES — A Detroit Lakes woman is accused of taking advantage of her office manager job to give herself double paychecks and unearned overtime, forge company checks, misuse company credit cards, and secretly direct company funds into three private bank accounts she set up...
October 12, 2015 - 6:19am
August 20, 2015
Police warn public to be on look out for van
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department and Nobles County Sheriff’s Office are asking the public to beware of a fake Dish Network van. There have been reports of the vehicle’s occupants attempting to break into unoccupied houses. The van is a 1970’s grey Chevy work...
August 20, 2015 - 10:00pm
Brooklyn woman a no-show in court
WORTHINGTON — Tiranna S. Hampton, 24, of Brooklyn, N.Y, failed to appear in Nobles County District Court this week on three felony theft charges stemming from alleged incidents that occurred between February and May 2014. According to court documents, the Nobles County Sheriff’s...
August 20, 2015 - 9:55pm
August 13, 2015
Investigators in crash that killed Moorhead brothers probing thefts from other passengers
FERGUS FALLS — State crime agents are still investigating the reported thefts of cash from the wallets of the four Moorhead high school students in a pickup that rolled on Interstate 94 near Fergus Falls in June, killing the truck’s driver and his brother. Authorities may also...
August 13, 2015 - 9:27pm
August 7, 2015
Worthington man charged with vehicle theft
WORTHINGTON — Christopher Michael Bixby, 21, of Worthington, is charged with two felonies, theft of a motor vehicle and possession of stolen...
August 7, 2015 - 8:48pm
August 5, 2015
Rogers pleads guilty in theft case
WORTHINGTON — Kyle Rogers entered a guilty plea Tuesday morning to the charge of felony-level theft in Nobles County District Court. Rogers admitted to stealing $2,522.17 worth of electronics and other items from Wal-Mart over two days in January of this year. According to Rogers’...
August 5, 2015 - 9:22pm
June 30, 2015
St. Peter man charged with theft
WORTHINGTON — Kyle Rogers, 20, of St. Peter, made his initial appearance Tuesday morning in Nobles County District Court on a felony theft...
June 30, 2015 - 9:24pm
May 7, 2015
Worthington teen charged with armed robbery
WORTHINGTON — Charges have been filed in the armed robbery that occurred at an ethnic grocery store at 1517 Oxford Street in Worthington Tuesday morning. Sixteen-year-old Simon Berihu Gebrehiwot of Worthington has been charged with first-degree aggravated robbery, second-degree...
May 7, 2015 - 12:57pm
April 29, 2015
Man sentenced for Sheldon burglaries
SHELDON, Iowa — A Sheldon man has been sentenced in conjunction with a series of burglaries that occurred in August, September and October of last year. As part of a plea agreement, Travis Dean Staab, 27, will serve two five-year sentences, which will run concurrent to each other,...
April 29, 2015 - 8:20pm
April 28, 2015
Letter: A message to a cemetery thief
By Betty Taarud, Worthington To whoever stole the flowers and holder from my husband’s monument at Worthington Cemetery: I sure hope you’re happy with them.
April 28, 2015 - 4:55pm
March 25, 2015
George man charged with eluding police
SIBLEY, Iowa — A George, Iowa, man is being held in the Osceola County Jail following a pursuit late Tuesday afternoon. According to the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office, at approximately 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, witnesses reported seeing a white car pulling a trailer traveling recklessly...
March 25, 2015 - 8:38pm