As of its last audit, Independent School District 518 had $13.4 million in unassigned funding in its fund balance. This figure was incorrect in Wednesday’s edition.


WPD: 9:02 p.m. Thursday, vehicle struck a fire hydrant, West Oxford Street and Fairway Lane.

Lyon County Sheriff’s Office: 8:29 a.m. Friday, 1000 block of U.S. 75. A 2001 Mercury Grand Prix operated by Brandon Englert, 38 of Rock Rapids, Iowa struck a 1993 Ford F250 with a trailer operated by Keith Eben, 28, of Rock Rapids while trying to make a left turn. The Ford came to rest in the west ditch, while the Mercury came to rest on the highway blocking both lanes of traffic. The Mercury was expected to be a total loss, and the Ford and trailer sustained an estimated $15,000 in damage. The Rock Rapids Fire Department and Lyon County Ambulance assisted.

NCSO: 11:01 a.m. Friday, Lismore.

WPD: 2:02 p.m. Friday, 1200 block of Humiston Avenue. Worthington Ambulance dispatched.




NCSO: suicidal female, 9:58 p.m. Thursday, Reading.

WPD: harassment, 9:59 p.m. Thursday, 1700 block of Minnesota 60 N.E.

WPD: trespassing, 10 p.m. Thursday, 1100 block of Seventh Avenue.

WPD: threats, 9:53 a.m. Friday, 900 block of McMillan Street.

WPD: trespassing, 10:29 a.m. Friday, 1200 block of Ryan’s Road.

WPD: counterfeit money, 1:13 p.m. Friday, 1400 block of Oxford Street.


Marriage licenses

The Nobles County Recorder issued the following marriage licenses during April:

Cecilia Anayansi Kubik and Day Se Htoo, both of Worthington; Bricenia Yaneth Hernandez Reynaga and Jaciel Neri Islas, both of Worthington; Paulino Morales Ralios and Reyna Lopez Felipe, both of Worthington; Ruben Morales Perez and Daniela Marilena Perez Roblero, both of Worthington; Alex James Kremer, Adrian, and Kayla Jo Erlandson, Rushmore; Richard Lee Staples and Richele Ann Newkirk, both of Worthington; Brooke Lynn Wenzel and Alex David Ossefoort, both of Leota; Donald Fred Trei and Jessia Fay Kruse, both of George, Iowa; Jose Jaime Medoza Reyes and Maria Griselda Lozano Argueta, both of Worthington; Miguel Alonzo Chajal and Karina Anabel Jovel Zaldana, both of Worthington; Courtney Rae Hulstein and Austin John Opdahl, both of Fulda; Gabriel Perez Morales and Maria Magdalena Lopez Velasquez, both of Worthington; Maria de Jesus Leon and Ruben Garcia Bautista, both of Worthington; Jose Antonio Lopez Orellana and Eva Emelina Flores Mercado, both of Chandler.