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An air-causing scare: Thier shares story of carbon monoxide poisoning
Exchange student program seeking host families in region
Chris Wallace to Reince Priebus: 'You Don't Get to Tell Us What to Do'
Box Office: 'Lego Batman' flies high over 'Great Wall,' 'Fist Fight'
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
MW basketball: Lady Jays top A-R, Bluejays fall
Section 3A wrestling: Pipestone Area makes history
Section 3A gymnastics: Trojans edge JCC to return to state
Wrestling: Five Generals place at Iowa state wrestling
Wrestling: Worthington wins Section 3AA title, advances to state
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Dorothy Irene Schmidt
Madeleine Ruth Naumann
Dolores J. Garoutte
Roger Allen Brunk
Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
Looking Back: 1942 -- Worthington taking part in 'salvage for victory' program
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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
March 20, 2015
Block sentenced on eight counts in Osceola County
SIBLEY, Iowa — Michael Block appeared in Iowa District Court Friday morning to receive his sentence on a string of counts relating to several theft charges stemming back to March and April of 2014. Originally pleading not guilty, Block changed his plea to guilty in February of this...
March 20, 2015 - 9:58pm
March 19, 2015
200 gallons of fuel taken from trucks in Perham
PERHAM — Two unidentified suspects reportedly stole 200 gallons of fuel Tuesday evening from two fuel trucks in Perham. The two trucks were parked at Perham Truck Service at the time of the robbery, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office. An investigation is ongoing...
March 19, 2015 - 8:04pm
February 11, 2015
Theft leads to additional charges
WORTHINGTON — A Worthington woman is facing drug and theft charges after she was allegedly caught stealing items at Wal-Mart over the weekend. Shawna Marie Fleshman, 44, is facing one count of fifth-degree drug possession, as well as charges for theft and possession of drug...
February 11, 2015 - 9:08pm
February 6, 2015
Former Iowa deputy pleads guilty
SIBLEY, Iowa — A Sibley man accused of stealing more than $200,000 in farm and construction equipment in four Iowa counties pleaded guilty Friday in Osceola County District Court to seven counts of first-degree theft, as well as a serious misdemeanor charge. Michael Block, 52,...
February 6, 2015 - 9:55pm
Theft of vehicles leads to arrest
WORTHINGTON —A Worthington man is facing charges after his arrest for allegedly stealing two vehicles. Jose Leonel Pineda, 19, has been charged with two counts of possession of stolen property, with one count being a felony offense. The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched...
January 6, 2015 - 9:01pm
January 4, 2015
Woman charged with stealing lottery tickets at work
DETROIT LAKES — A Fargo woman has made her first court appearance after being accused of stealing lottery tickets from her place of employment. Michaela Peggi Anderson, 48, is charged with felony state lottery fraud and a gross misdemeanor charge of theft. According to the report...
January 4, 2015 - 8:54pm
December 26, 2014
Motion overruled in Block case
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Iowa District Court has overruled a motion from defendant Michael Block to suppress evidence uncovered during the Osceola County Sheriff’s Department’s investigation of Block’s property in March. According to court documents, the motion was filed on Aug....
December 26, 2014 - 9:30pm
November 23, 2014
Woman accused of stealing $140,000
DETROIT LAKES — A Detroit Lakes woman is accused of stealing more than $140,000 from her employer over four years. Stephanie Disse, 44, is charged with seven criminal counts including theft, fraud, and forgery. Court documents say while working as an office manager for DOW Acoustics,...
November 23, 2014 - 8:10pm