Van Briesen case set for trial
WORTHINGTON — During a Tuesday scheduling conference in Nobles County District Court, Cory Van Briesen, 45, entered not guilty pleas to two misdemeanor domestic assault charges filed in late March.
As a result, a 9 a.m. Aug. 29 jury trial has been scheduled. A 9:30 a.m. pre-trial conference is scheduled for Aug. 13.
Van Briesen has been accused of shoving a female family member on two occasions earlier this year, one of which was reportedly audio-recorded.
Van Briesen is the assistant principal at Prairie Elementary in Worthington.