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Data: April 19, 2018
Reasons for increased violence at Minnesota prison unclear
Northwest Minn. man held woman captive, threatened to 'cut her into pieces' with machete
Suspect in double homicide near Perham spent over a year in a mental hospital
With new details out, the battle over taxes heats up at the Minnesota Legislature
Twins' LaMarre ends Puerto Rico marathon in 16th
Paul, Rockets cruise past Wolves
The Drill: Landon is a Rogers, so he plays baseball -- naturally
College football: Boneschans, Linder to play for Minnesota West
Golf: Wintry weather keeps pushing back golf season
Herberger's, other Bon-Ton Stores, to close
Project Food Forest planned in Luverne
Unnamed California investor buying up SD motels
Still fun at 40: Sanford Worthington Clinic’s Hieronimus still loves career after 40 years in health care
Detroit Lakes, Minn. couple among those stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Place a Business Announcement
Letter: Attend NCHS presentation Sunday at Armory
Column: Don't be afraid to reach out for help
AIMLESSLY NAVIGATING: Relationships, positivity breed happiness
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Males and laundry: know when to fold 'em
Gary Sterling Rodriguez Johnson
Charles "Cub" Holm
Bernice Verdella Melom
Spring weather - and wetness - are coming: Tips can help homeowners prevent basement flooding, ice dams
Welcome to Sarah's Culinary Q & A: How to slice an onion without crying
3 affordable wines to consider this spring
Being a good parent is hard. Being a bad parent is harder.
Hope for our hurts
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Taylor 90th birthday
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
Name released in fatal crash near Lismore
April 14, 2018
Murray County to host broadband meeting Tuesday
SLAYTON — CCG Consulting and Finley Engineering will present the results of a broadband feasibility study at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Murray County Fairgrounds 4-H Building in Slayton. The presentation will address the feasibility of extending broadband services to underserved and...
April 14, 2018 - 10:15am
Treatment court provides pathway to sobriety
WORTHINGTON — Jail time. Crippling fines. Despite impediments that may be imposed by the judicial system — with a goal of deterring further criminal behavior and substance abuse — sometimes it’s not enough for someone who struggles with addiction. With that in mind, there’s...
April 14, 2018 - 8:52am
April 7, 2018
Murray County burglary investigation leads to Worthington residence
WORTHINGTON — Four individuals are in custody after being caught up in burglaries in surrounding counties involving multiple stolen firearms,...
April 7, 2018 - 9:01am
March 30, 2018
The Hut Gift Shoppe: Truly a family business
SLAYTON — As many of its neighbors have faded away over time, the Hut Gift Shoppe has remained a fixture on Broadway Avenue for nearly five...
March 30, 2018 - 11:12am
December 20, 2017
Regional wind farm on way — without local hiring requirements
REGIONAL — EDF Renewable Energy is on track to begin construction on the Stoneray Wind Project, a 105-megawatt wind farm that runs through rural Pipestone County and Murray County, in early 2018. The 50-turbine wind farm should start operation in December 2018. It will deliver...
December 20, 2017 - 8:45am
November 21, 2017
Data: Nov. 22, 2017
Crashes WPD: minor crash, 2:43 p.m. Tuesday, 2000 block of U.S. 59.
November 21, 2017 - 8:52pm
November 12, 2017
Data: Nov. 13, 2017
Ambulance 4:50 a.m. Saturday: Collegeway, Worthington, female passed out in hallway. 10:23 p.m. Saturday: 1700 block of Minnesota 60, Worthington, unresponsive adult female. 7:26 a.m. Sunday: 700 block of West Shore Drive, Worthington, unresponsive male. 2:48 p.m. Sunday: 1200 block...
November 12, 2017 - 8:52pm
October 21, 2017
No shortage of Halloween happenings in area
WORTHINGTON — The city’s most spooktacular event — the Halloween Trail at Pioneer Village — will make its return from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m....
October 21, 2017 - 7:31am
October 14, 2017
Wilmont exploring city ordinance enforcement options
WILMONT — After approximately three years of no law enforcement presence for city ordinance issues, the city of Wilmont has opened the topic up for discussion and is exploring its options. At Thursday’s Wilmont City Council meeting, Nobles County Sheriff Kent Wilkening was present...
October 14, 2017 - 7:51am
September 16, 2017
Nobles County income growth among fastest in Minnesota
WORTHINGTON — A recent study has found that Nobles County has experienced the eighth-fastest income growth of any county in the state over a five-year period. At 3.7 percent income growth, Nobles County incomes grew faster than most counties from 2009 to 2014. The statistic is...
September 16, 2017 - 7:20am
August 26, 2017
Murray, Rock County 4H’ers named State Ambassadors
REGIONAL — Maggie Heezen of Murray County and Michael Kinsinger, Josie Scholten and Moriah Flanagan of Rock County have been selected as 2017-2018...
August 26, 2017 - 8:01am
July 18, 2017
SMOC receiving federal funds
WORTHINGTON — Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council Inc. (SMOC), the community action agency serving Murray, Nobles, Pipestone and Rock counties, has been awarded federal funds through the FEMA Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program.
July 18, 2017 - 2:29pm
July 4, 2017
Area counties receive grants to improve courthouse security
REGIONAL — Several southwest Minnesota counties will receive assistance to improve courthouse security through the Safe and Secure Courthouse...
July 4, 2017 - 8:40pm
May 21, 2017
Data: May 22, 2017
Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 12:47 p.m. Saturday to the 1500 block of South Shore Drive for an adult male. Crashes WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a hit-and-run crash reported at 3:33 a.m. Saturday from a parking...
May 21, 2017 - 8:52pm
May 5, 2017
Bonding proposals could affect local projects
WORTHINGTON — On the second day of the session, Gov. Mark Dayton revealed a $1.5 billion bonding bill proposal. A few weeks later, the Senate unveiled a $1.6 billion plan. It wasn’t until May that the House showed its amended bonding bill, which came in at $600 million. ...
May 5, 2017 - 8:15pm