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Stillwater police fatally shoot reportedly suicidal man armed with knife
Data: Nov. 22, 2018
Shot last Thanksgiving, Minnesota store clerk thankful to be alive thanks to advances in care
Northwest Minnesota county to try GPS to keep track of vulnerable people
From cheese pizza to doughnuts and — yes — turkey, kids plan Thanksgiving dinner
Wild turn back Senators’ rally for 6-4 win
Harris, Millsap lead Nuggets past T-wolves
Minnesota nips Washington to win Vancouver basketball event
Vikings' Cousins focusing on positive after shaky game
Family comes first in Okposo's return from injury
In a reversal, Facebook's Sandberg says she heard about hiring of political consultancy
Annual Fish House Parade keeps holiday revelers close to home in Aitkin
Pearson’s Candy locally owned again: Minneapolis firm acquires 109-year-old maker of the Salted Nut Roll
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Congolese ambassador to visit Worthington later this month
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Column: Iowans — and all Americans — should give thanks while remembering others
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
Dr. Joseph R. Thul
Geneva "Gene" Zick
Evelyn Ankrum Herder
Orville K. Berkness
Judith Ann Huffman
Attitude of gratitude: Arlene Joens has reasons to be thankful after overcoming adversity
Romaine lettuce is not safe to eat, CDC warns US consumers
How to manage your limited oven space on Thanksgiving
How to tactfully take over the family Thanksgiving meal without ruining a tradition-filled holiday
After three years, Duluth nurse becomes a match for leukemia patient, donates bone marrow
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McCready family -- five generations
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McCready family -- five generations
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
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November 7, 2018
Murray County election results
With 29 of 29 precincts reporting, Murray County election results are as follows: U.S. Senator (6-year term) Jim Newberger (REP): 2,070
November 7, 2018 - 11:36am
Fenton Wind Project poised for upgrades
WORTHINGTON — A decade after the Fenton Wind Project went online in Nobles and Murray counties, the wind turbines’ age and advancements in...
November 7, 2018 - 8:15am
November 6, 2018
Telkamp retains Murray County sheriff seat
SLAYTON — Steve Telkamp held onto his job, clinching the sheriff’s role in Murray County by garnering 55.1 percent of the vote with 2,285 nods in his favor. Challenger Paul Kenney, however, gave Telkamp a run for his money; Kenney captured nearly 49 percent of the Murray County...
November 6, 2018 - 11:10pm
November 3, 2018
Worthington man sentenced to prison in Murray County burglary case
A Worthington man was sentenced to more than two years in prison for possessing firearms that were reported stolen last spring from a Murray...
November 3, 2018 - 11:40am
K-9 searches Lake Shetek for zebra mussels
MURRAY COUNTY — According to Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Invasive Species Specialist Allison Gamble, there’s not much that...
November 3, 2018 - 8:45am
October 31, 2018
Zebra mussels found in Lake Sarah
MURRAY COUNTY — A prominent southwest Minnesota walleye fishery has become the first in this part of the state to become infested with zebra...
October 31, 2018 - 5:28pm
October 27, 2018
Taking aim at poverty: Rock County working to identify barriers, needs of poor
LUVERNE — A grassroots movement is underway in Rock County to end poverty, and plans are taking shape to address some of the most unmet needs in this far southwest corner of the state.
October 27, 2018 - 8:15am
September 30, 2018
Data: Oct. 1, 2018
Ambulance 8:12 p.m. Friday: 18000 block of Knauf Avenue, Reading, adult male having difficulty breathing. Worthington Ambulance and Wilmont Rescue dispatched. 2:42 p.m. Saturday: 1500 block of South Shore Drive, Worthington, unresponsive male. 1:44 a.m. Sunday: 200 block of 12th Street,...
September 30, 2018 - 9:15pm
September 15, 2018
Murray County candidate forums to be hosted in October
FULDA — The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce through the Community Image Committee is The Fulda Free Press will host two forums in October.
September 15, 2018 - 11:45am
September 12, 2018
After flooding, Lake Shetek residents take future into their own hands
LAKE SHETEK — For many homeowners in the kakes area of northern Murray County, flooding in June and July was a wake-up call. When storms hit...
September 12, 2018 - 8:45am
September 8, 2018
Federal aid on its way to southwest Minnesota for flood-related damage
REGIONAL — Southwest Minnesota counties will receive aid from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), as President Donald Trump approved...
September 8, 2018 - 7:11am
September 5, 2018
Northwest Iowa, southwest Minnesota counties achieve high income growth
REGIONAL — Area counties have shown strong income growth in 2018, outpacing metro areas in Minnesota and Iowa, according to a recent report from financial firm SmartAsset. In southwest Minnesota, Rock, Nobles, Pipestone and Jackson counties all finished in the top 13 in statewide...
September 5, 2018 - 10:01am
August 19, 2018
Data: Aug. 20, 2018
Ambulance 10:15 p.m. Friday: 800 block of 10th Street, adult male with chest pains and coughing. 2:47 p.m. Sunday: 1100 block of Ryan’s Road, adult female who had fallen. Crashes
August 19, 2018 - 8:52pm
August 18, 2018
Now running: A guide to who’s seeking regional offices
WORTHINGTON — Following is a list of candidates who have filed for city, township and school board positions. Not all of the information has been filed yet with the Minnesota Secretary of State, and therefore there may have been candidates that have filed for positions that aren’t...
August 18, 2018 - 7:30am
August 14, 2018
Telkamp rolls to top spot in Murray County’s sheriff race
REGIONAL — Murray County Sheriff Steve Telkamp dominated the four-way primary race for his office on Tuesday as he aims to continue his 16-year...
August 14, 2018 - 10:49pm