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After fire, businesses pick up pieces
Minnesota students again score top marks on ACTs
Racial unrest mounts
Fire engulfs 11th Street house
School board kicks off the year
Girls tennis: Trojans fall 6-1 in opener
Prep soccer: Optimism running high in Worthington
Prep tennis: Luverne netters split with Montevideo, YME
Blast from the Past: Answers to Saturday's quiz
Prep tennis: Consistency is key for Worthington
Letter: Ox carts once traveled same path
Letter: Support makes camp experience possibl
Letter: Where do Relay for Life funds go?
Column: Internal watchdogs keep government services accountable
Column: Why I don’t — and should never — cruise
Donald Paul Feit
Janice "Jan" Kaye Mischke
Religion briefs: Aug. 21
Column: A new friend can be an answer to prayer
1939: Chautauqua pavilion to be razed
Looking Back: 2004 -- Hurricane-force winds flatten crops
Column: The wayward days of hemp growers and bootleggers
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Wolff 90th birthday
Niessink 50th anniversary
Masching 50th anniversary
Krogman 85th birthday
Strolz 90th birthday
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August 1, 2014
WPD appoints patrol sergeant
WORTHINGTON — Officer Nate Grimmius was appointed to patrol sergeant for the Worthington Police Department during a swearing-in ceremony Friday. Grimmius has been with the department since 2004. He was appointed as an agent to the Buffalo Ridge Task Force in 2007. “He’s...
August 1, 2014 - 9:43pm
May 20, 2014
Arrest made in robbery near Long Branch Saloon
WORTHINGTON — A Worthington man faces first- and second-degree aggravated robbery charges following an incident early Sunday morning. Jose Manolo Arevalo Cortez, 32, faces the charges, both felonies, after allegedly robbing a man at gunpoint. The Worthington Police Department...
May 20, 2014 - 9:09pm
May 14, 2014
WPD hosts Citizens Academy at the CAL
ERIN TRESTER email@example.com WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department’s Citizens Academy program began Wednesday morning at the Center for Active Living and will be offered there every Wednesday through June 18. The Citizens Academy program covers a variety of...
May 14, 2014 - 8:18pm
WPD names interim police chief
WORTHINGTON — Detective Sgt. Kevin Flynn has been appointed interim director of public safety for the Worthington Police Department. The department’s current chief, Mike Cumiskey announced his retirement Monday. On Tuesday, the civil services commission gave the go-ahead for...
May 14, 2014 - 8:12pm
May 7, 2014
Data: May 7, 2014
Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 10:36 a.m. Wednesday to Sanford Worthington Clinic, 1680 Diagonal Road, to assist an individual who was temporarily unconscious. Police WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a report...
May 7, 2014 - 9:36pm
May 6, 2014
WPD reports lowest crime statistics in 20 years
WORTHINGTON — The 2013 crime statistics for Worthington were released last week, and the city saw its lowest crime statistics report since 1989, according to Worthington Police Chief Mike Cumiskey. The city had 4,160 crimes per 100,000 inhabitants, with a clearance rate of 68...
May 6, 2014 - 9:44pm
April 30, 2014
Data: April 30, 2014
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated an accident reported at 8:11 a.m. Wednesday from 10th Street and Second Avenue. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated an accident reported at 10:46 a.m. Wednesday from East Gateway...
April 30, 2014 - 9:01pm
March 31, 2014
WPD receives $8,500 toward updated gear
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department (WPD) received an $8,500 grant toward new updated protective gear for the Emergency Response Unit (ESU), also referred to as the SWAT Unit. The Worthington City Council approved the proposed resolution, authorizing the grant agreement...
March 31, 2014 - 8:54pm
October 14, 2013
Assessment of WPD critical
WORTHINGTON — Because of issues brought to the city’s attention, a workplace assessment was recently performed on the Worthington Police Department. Within that report, a section titled “yelling and bullying” was one of the many issues covered. “We have what’s...
October 14, 2013 - 11:02pm
October 20, 2012
On the front lines: Erick Baumgart relives history as World War II re-enactor
WORTHINGTON -- In real life, Erick Baumgart is an officer in the Worthington Police Department, a relative newcomer to the community, having moved here from Winona less than a year ago. But on the occasional weekend, Baumgart assumes a different persona -- that of a World War...
October 20, 2012 - 12:00am
September 13, 2012
WPD requests people wait to place chairs
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department is asking people to refrain from placing chairs along the King Turkey Day Parade route until the close of business on Friday night.
September 13, 2012 - 9:25pm
September 8, 2012
Officer Jacki: Dawson finds niche in school resource position
WORTHINGTON -- After more than six years working as a full-time police officer, Jacki Dawson is accustomed to the weight of the duty belt, vest...
September 8, 2012 - 12:00am
August 6, 2012
WPD seeks identities
The Worthington Police Department is looking to identify the above individuals as part of an active investigation. Anyone able to identify these...
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August 6, 2012 - 11:05pm