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Five ways Minnesota is tackling the opioid crisis
Two sides of the opioid crisis in Minnesota: New opioid addiction treatments are saving lives, but not everyone has access
ASTRO BOB: The Winter Triangle meets the preposterous monoceros
'Building the ice palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
SWMHP gets grant for local energy project
College men's hockey: Bulldogs finish sweep of Miami
Boys basketball: Trojans win with solid second half
Twins trade for starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi
Iowa state wrestling: DeJong second at 195 pounds
Section 3A gymnastics: Worthington qualifies for fourth straight state tournament
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
Letter: Story on Brewster boulder triggers memories
Letter: Exchange student experiences first Thanksgiving, Christmas in Worthington
Column: Worthington schools committed to 'Child Find'
Mary "Betty" Anderson
Bonnie Kay Liebl
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Disheveled Theologian: Of mince and (paper) men
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
Kind kids help hurting teacher
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Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Koehne 60th anniversary
Birth: Elizabeth Ruth Standafer
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
November 21, 2017
Families in limbo after FDA rejection of new drug for muscular dystrophy
WOODBURY, Minn. — Ashley Rassett and Roberto Enriquez want to give their son a fighting chance. The Woodbury couple's 3-year-old son Gian...
November 21, 2017 - 4:30pm
SD congresswoman's family-based substance abuse treatment bill passes House
WASHINGTON — A bill sponsored by South Dakota's lone congresswoman could keep drug-affected families together, but it may not have any...
June 21, 2017 - 5:19pm
May 31, 2016
K-9 officer needs help for heartworm treatment
PIPESTONE — A Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force agent will be out of commission for several weeks after a parasite was discovered in her heart....
May 31, 2016 - 8:43pm
January 14, 2016
Dayton aims money at small, rural communities with water woes
ST. PAUL — Minnesota cities, especially small rural ones, ask the state for money almost every year to improve their sewage treatment systems....
January 14, 2016 - 8:21pm
December 21, 2015
Duluth soaked by supplier? City joins suit that alleges bid rigging for water treatment chemical
DULUTH — The city of Duluth has joined a class-action lawsuit alleging that it was overcharged by suppliers who rigged bids and colluded amongst themselves to fix the price of a commonly used water treatment chemical.
December 21, 2015 - 10:08pm
June 28, 2015
Opening of new methadone clinic delayed
DULUTH — The opening of a new methadone clinic here has been pushed back because of delays in the approval process. The facility, owned by the Center for Alcohol and Drug Treatment, is nearing final approval from the Minnesota Board of Pharmacy, CADT Executive Director Gary Olson...
June 28, 2015 - 8:36pm
March 16, 2015
Rescued owl headed to St. Paul treatment center
EAST GRAND FORKS — A male great horned owl with a suspected brain injury has been transported to St. Paul for treatment after being rescued Sunday under the Sorlie Bridge, according to a Facebook post by the East Grand Forks Police Department. Sgt. Steve DeMers responded to a call...
March 16, 2015 - 8:45pm
March 3, 2015
Study shows lasting impact of Minnesota’s drug court
WORTHINGTON — A follow-up study released this week shows significantly lower recidivism rates and reduced incarceration costs due to the success of drug court. In 2012, the Minnesota Judicial Branch released the first comprehensive evaluation of the effectiveness of Minnesota’s...
March 3, 2015 - 9:16pm
December 29, 2014
Celebrate Recovery donates television to jail
WORTHINGTON — Randy and Sue Simonson, founders of the local Celebrate Recovery program, recently donated a new flat-screen television to the Nobles County Jail. Celebrate Recovery has hosted a Friday night class for inmates at the jail for about a year, and the television will enhance...
December 29, 2014 - 8:27pm
September 7, 2014
First-of-its-kind leachate treatment system looks promising
WILLMAR — Initial test results indicate that a too-good-to-be-true method of filtering out hazardous chemicals and contaminants from liquid...
September 7, 2014 - 8:49pm
March 10, 2014
Raising money and hope
ADRIAN — After 16 years as an EMT for the Adrian Ambulance Service, Patty Thier has helped individuals during the most personal of circumstances,...
March 10, 2014 - 10:12pm
March 4, 2014
MN lawmakers hear witnesses praise medical marijuana
ST. PAUL — Seven-year-old Amelia Beaver provided an example about why some Minnesotans want patients with severe illnesses to have access to marijuana. The girl suffered a seizure, one of about 30 she suffers a day, while her mother told the Minnesota House Health and Human Services...
March 4, 2014 - 9:13pm
February 20, 2014
Judge tells Legislature to act on sex offender treatment program
ST. PAUL — A federal judge is putting pressure on the Minnesota Legislature to change how the state deals with some sex offenders. Thursday, five days before the Minnesota Legislature is to convene for its 2014 session, Judge Donovan Frank wrote in a ruling that state lawmakers...
February 20, 2014 - 9:25pm
April 19, 2011
Mental health needs going unmet
WORTHINGTON -- When the state closed its mental health regional treatment centers nearly a decade ago, it left a void in service in southwest...
April 19, 2011 - 9:47pm
February 22, 2010
Talks involve sex offender facility, floods
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota House and Senate negotiators considered expanding the state's sex offender treatment facilities and whether to protect communities downstream from a proposed Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project Sunday night. Legislative leaders want to take up the final version...
February 22, 2010 - 12:00am