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15 years later, memory of Dru Sjodin lives on
Traffic switches planned next week on Minnesota 60
Sibley library seeking board member
Regional students take part in Hackathon
Minnesota hits FTs down stretch to beat Texas A&M
Bears beat Vikings to expand lead in NFC North
Wild fall to Blackhawks, lose second game in two days
Thibodeau on Timberwolves’ rotation: ‘Nothing is set in stone’
Wild’s Granlund can be the star ‘if he applies himself,’ coach says
Pearson’s Candy locally owned again: Minneapolis firm acquires 109-year-old maker of the Salted Nut Roll
A big dig
Congolese ambassador to visit Worthington later this month
One year after one of the nation's largest oil pipeline leaks happened near SD-ND border, some questions remain
Marijuana is getting cheaper. For some states, that's a problem.
Place a Business Announcement
Veeder: A song for a new season
Hauser: What we leave behind
Shaw: Three Stooges films continue to deliver
Bursack: Don't let holidays make life changes more difficult
Fielding Questions: Palm problem diagnosed, best watermelon variety and more
Orville K. Berkness
Denis M. Schneider
Donald W. Schmuck
Roger A. Hesebeck
After three years, Duluth nurse becomes a match for leukemia patient, donates bone marrow
Disheveled Theologian: Birds can show us a simple path to being content
Intercultural Thanksgiving is Sunday in Worthington
Creamy wild rice soup is a great way to use up leftover Thanksgiving turkey
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
out and about
McCready family -- five generations
Aubrey Jade Pass
McCready family -- five generations
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
Don't miss your chance to bid on the 2018 NIE Silent Auction!
August 17, 2018
Fraud: Costly, painful and all too common
FARGO—When it comes to fraud and embezzlement, no company or organization is guaranteed to be immune. Not even the church. Bishop Larry...
August 17, 2018 - 3:18pm
June 15, 2018
Former Minnesota golf club manager sentenced for stealing $292,000
WILLMAR, Minn. – The former general manager of the Little Crow Country Club near Willmar in central Minnesota was granted a stay of adjudication...
June 15, 2018 - 5:51pm
May 14, 2018
Granddaughter of Minnesota philanthropist accused of embezzling $500,000
ST. PAUL -- The granddaughter of one of St. Paul’s most prolific philanthropists has been charged with stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars...
May 14, 2018 - 9:43pm
April 27, 2018
SD woman who embezzled from regional Lakota church group, business group sent to prison
PIERRE, S.D.— A 61-year-old Pierre woman who had just been caught embezzling from the Fort Pierre Development Corp. and then embezzled...
April 27, 2018 - 3:38pm
March 7, 2018
Minn. bookkeeper charged with embezzling $535,000
ST. PAUL – A federal indictment charges a former bookkeeper of the Farm Mercantile hardware store in Fairfax in south-central Minnesota with...
March 7, 2018 - 9:12pm
February 10, 2018
Former SWCD employee faces criminal, civil cases
WINDOM — A former Cottonwood Soil and Water Conservation District employee is facing a string of criminal charges and a civil suit after allegedly stealing more than $140,000 and altering the records or accounts of the public entity over an approximately four-year period. Renee...
February 10, 2018 - 11:12am
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 31, 2015
Former Jaycees president charged for embezzling pull tab proceeds
STILLWATER — The former president of the Lake Elmo Jaycees is facing felony theft charges for embezzling money from the volunteer organization. Sarah Kathleen Carlson, 34, of White Bear Lake, has appeared once in Washington County District Court and is due back later in September. Carlson...
August 31, 2015 - 9:21pm
April 11, 2012
Jackson woman faces embezzlement charge in U.S. District Court
JACKSON -- A former banker charged with allegedly embezzling more than $100,000 while employed as the retail operations manager at United Prairie Bank of Mankato is scheduled to make her first appearance in federal court next week. Carolyn Faye Hampel, 65, of Jackson, is charged...
April 11, 2012 - 8:36pm
December 30, 2008
Man embezzled from fire agency
PLATTE -- Disappointment is the defining emotion following the sentencing of a Platte man who embezzled more than $100,000 from the Platte Volunteer Fire Department. Steve Backes last week received a suspended five-year sentence from circuit court Judge Bruce Anderson. In November,...
December 30, 2008 - 11:04am
Brief: Woman sentenced for embezzlement
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- Margaret Ruth Waltz, a Spirit Lake woman who was charged with misappropriation and mismanagement of government funding between 2000 and 2004, has been sentenced to repay more than $400,000 and placed on probation for five years. Waltz was serving as the executive...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
Club treasurer stole about $70,000
The former treasurer of the Corn Palace Balloon Club on Tuesday admitted to stealing more than $70,000 from the organization, an admission that another club member hopes will start the healing process for the club's board of directors. Wayne Gordon Hajek, 54, appeared in Davison...
October 29, 2008 - 11:10am
April 21, 2008
Brief: Spencer embezzler sentenced
SIOUX CITY, Iowa -- Linda Zech, 53, of Spencer, Iowa, was sentenced to more than five years in prison after embezzling approximately $770,000 from a Spencer credit union. Zech pled guilty to one count of financial institution fraud and one count of money laundering Dec. 4, 2007,...
April 21, 2008 - 12:00am