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Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Revival honoring former Windom coach, first responders is this weekend
Water usage up; well levels still above average
City awards bid for Buss Field complex
Girls tennis: Trojans drop opener to Harrisburg
High school football: H-LP gridders aiming for success
Amateur baseball: Cubs fall in state opener; Milroy wins
Girls tennis: Luverne splits early triangular tests
Girls tennis: Trojans anxious to improve
Letter: Divider-in-chief is at it again
Column: Why pension oversight is important
Column: A nice column about Trump
Column: District 518 geared up for start of new school year
Column: The price of powerlessness
James Robert Arnt
Robert D. Miller
Theodore "Ted" Kamstra
William "Bill" McCormick
Marlene M. Schmidt
Column: Is it possible to be fast asleep for three or four weeks?
Crazy about the cube: Abel Piper, 12, participates in Rubik’s Cube National Championships
Disheveled Theologian: Twenty years later, still glad to have him with me
Column: Getting lost in the clouds
Looking Back: Fulda's Buschena marks 100th birthday
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Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
Jo Ann Johnson 90th birthday
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December 18, 2008
Buarapha arrested in Wisconsin
WORTHINGTON -- A Worthington man who didn't bother to show up for his jury trial in October was arrested in early December in Wisconsin and is now sitting in the Nobles County Jail. Phoui Buarapha, 22, appeared before Judge Timothy Connell Tuesday for a bail hearing, but Connell...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
Man charged after impregnating minor
WORTHINGTON -- Bennito Matias, 20, of Brewster, was charged this week in Nobles County District Court with first-degree criminal sexual conduct, almost a year after he allegedly had consensual sex with a 15-year-old girl. The complaint states the girl gave birth to a baby in August....
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
City's claim against New Vision dismissed
WORTHINGTON -- Fifth Judicial Court Judge Jeffrey Flynn issued an order Monday dismissing the City of Worthington's claim against New Vision...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
December 13, 2008
Alleged assailant arrested at C-store
WORTHINGTON -- A man wanted by authorities in connection to a month-old assault case was arrested Friday for possession of a small amount of marijuana. A warrant was issued last week for Nery Ontoneil Perez, aka Nery Ontoneil Hernandez-Perez, 19. Perez was to have voluntarily left...
December 13, 2008 - 12:00am
December 12, 2008
Recent Worthington resident arrested for child porn
WORTHINGTON -- A man who had moved to Worthington earlier this year was charged Wednesday for both possessing and disseminating child pornography photographs. The criminal complaint states Shannon Keith Hauser, aka Sean Keith Hauser, 37, is a registered sex offender who has been...
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am
December 2, 2008
Neilson trial will begin today
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- After more than a year, long hours of investigation and numerous delays, the trial of Kenneth George Neilson, accused of felony-level manslaughter, is scheduled to get under way today with jury selection followed by the start of opposing arguments. Neilson, 56,...
December 2, 2008 - 12:00am
March 12, 2008
Court denies Shane appeal
WORTHINGTON -- A decision was filed Tuesday on Lisa Shane's appeal of her conviction for second-degree murder while committing child neglect and the 180-month sentence resulting from the conviction. The court affirmed both the conviction and the sentence, which was an upward departure...
March 12, 2008 - 12:00am
August 25, 2006
Shane files for appeal
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County Attorney Gordon Moore was served on Thursday with a notice of appeal filed by the state public defender on behalf of Lisa Marie Shane, who was convicted in April of second-degree unintentional murder, which occurred during an underlying offense of felony...
August 25, 2006 - 12:00am
May 27, 2006
Shane receives 15 years
WORTHINGTON -- Despite requests by her attorney and her mother for a shorter prison term, Lisa Marie Shane was sentenced Friday to 15 years incarceration in a state facility by Judge David Christensen in Nobles County District Court. Shane, convicted of second-degree murder in April...
May 27, 2006 - 12:00am
May 18, 2006
Letter: Judge Harrelson ruling was correct
I read your coverage of County Attorney Gordon Moore's complaints about the bill the county is paying for a defense expert in the Lisa Shane murder trial. Your readers might want to hear the other side of the story. Criminal cases more and more involve scientific evidence. In any...
May 18, 2006 - 12:00am
May 11, 2006
Shane sentencing scheduled for May 26
WORTHINGTON -- The sentencing for Worthington native Lisa Shane has been scheduled for 10 a.m. May 26 in Nobles County District Court. Shane, who was convicted of second-degree murder and child neglect in late April for the death of her 3-month-old infant daughter, Ashanta, was acquitted...
May 11, 2006 - 12:00am
April 25, 2006
Shane guilty on two charges
WORTHINGTON -- After two days of jury selection, eight days of testimony and about four hours of deliberation, a verdict of guilty for two of the three charges against Lisa Shane was handed down Monday in Nobles County District Court. Shane shook her head and sobbed as the court...
April 25, 2006 - 12:00am
April 22, 2006
Shane trial sent to jury
WORTHINGTON -- Closing arguments ended the trial of Lisa Marie Shane on Friday afternoon. Now it's up to the jury to deliberate and come back with a verdict. Several jury members and Chief Public Defender James Fleming looked quite surprised when Judge David Christensen told the...
April 22, 2006 - 12:00am
April 21, 2006
Request for acquittal denied in Shane trial
WORTHINGTON -- A request for acquittal or dismissal of count two in the State of Minnesota v. Lisa Shane trial was denied on Thursday by Judge David Christensen. Count two is a charge of second-degree murder -- felony murder by child neglect. Chief Public Defender James Fleming...
April 21, 2006 - 12:00am
April 20, 2006
Mother, sister testify in Shane trial
WORTHINGTON -- Testimony was heard Wednesday morning from both the mother and sister of Lisa Shane, who is on trial for the murder of her 3-month-old daughter, Ashanta. Shane, 20, of Adrian, was charged with two counts of second-degree murder and one count of child neglect in August...
April 20, 2006 - 12:00am