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As summer winds down, start planning for next year's garden
World Photo Day: Fargo-Moorhead artists inspire positivity
A great perennial with a bad name
Flowers, veggies and Wilbur: Even the trees have character in Marcie Kalenda’s Cloquet garden
The rise and humiliating fall of Chris Cantwell, Charlottesville's starring 'fascist'
Buxton, homer-happy Twins topple Diamondbacks
Lnyx score 37 straight, whip Fever by 59 points
SOCCER: BSU looks to build off successful 2016 campaign
Vikings down two starters on offensive line, two in secondary
Twins call up Mitch Garver to replace injured Robbie Grossman
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Just how much is $1 billion?
Library Corner column: Library offers up something for all ages
'Super Troopers 2' lands spring 2018 release date
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
Around the Arts, August 13
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
Letter to the Editor: Racism isn't somewhere else or in the past
Letter to the Editor: This was evil in the purest form
3 easy ways to view the eclipse while protecting your eyes
Comparing wine aficionados Thomas Jefferson and Winston Churchill
Local produce star of this potato salad
July 7, 2017
Forum on policing set Sunday in Worthington following violent beating
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — A public forum this Sunday, July 9, will address community concerns about policing in the city of Worthington. The 2 p.m. meeting at St. Mary's Catholic Church will give residents an opportunity to ask questions, express concerns, voice support and request...
July 7, 2017 - 11:45pm
June 22, 2017
WATCH: ACLU releases video showing 'excessive force' by southwest Minnesota drug task force agent
WORTHINGTON — A video showing a southwest Minnesota drug task force agent using excessive force last year against Worthington resident...
June 22, 2017 - 6:13pm
May 19, 2017
Need for foster parents is great in Minn.
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — Each year since 1988, the month of May has drawn attention to the nation's foster care programs — from the people...
May 19, 2017 - 4:31pm
May 12, 2017
Officer facing charges after shocking family members with stun gun
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — A Worthington Police Department sergeant is facing a gross misdemeanor charge of unauthorized use of a stun gun and...
May 12, 2017 - 7:03pm
December 26, 2016
Worthington house fire leaves families homeless on Christmas Day
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — An early morning fire has left 10 people from two apartments homeless on Sunday, Dec. 25, in Worthington. A fire was discovered in an apartment attached to the former Video Lupita store at the intersection of Sherwood Street and East Avenue shortly after...
December 26, 2016 - 2:04pm
March 12, 2016
Worthington man who beat wife, daughter with hammer sent to prison
WORTHINGTON — A 62-year-old Ethiopian immigrant living in Worthington has been sentenced to about 10 years in prison for nearly killing his wife and adult daughter with a hammer. Dessalegne Fissiha Desta was sentenced Friday in Nobles County District Court after pleading guilty...
March 12, 2016 - 3:20pm
February 6, 2016
Worthington man found guilty in third trial of niece’s murder
By Anna Haecherl Marshall Independent MARSHALL, Minn. — A jury of six women and six men found Josue Robles Fraga guilty on all five counts of murder in the death of his 2-year-old niece, Samantha, in Lyon County District court Thursday night. Fraga was convicted by the jury after...
February 6, 2016 - 2:29pm
September 15, 2014
Two killed in collision in southwest Minnesota
FULDA, Minn. -- Two people are dead after a broadside crash Sunday afternoon in southwest Minnesota. Kristen Boynton, 24, of Perry, Ga., was the passenger in a 2005 Chevy Impala driven by Charles Goode, 24, of Lewisville, N.C. Boynton was not wearing a seatbelt and died...
September 15, 2014 - 8:52pm
May 5, 2014
Police investigate murder-suicide in Worthington, Minn.
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — Local police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide that took place Friday evening. The Worthington Police Department received a 911 call at 9:55 p.m. Friday from staff at Crossroads Care Center, reporting the firing of gunshots in a private...
May 5, 2014 - 11:02am
February 4, 2014
Minor injuries reported as plane flips at Worthington airport
By Aaron Hagen Forum News Service WORTHINGTON, Minn. -- Only minor injuries were reported after an airplane went off...
February 4, 2014 - 9:03pm
October 25, 2013
13 ejected from van during rollover in southwest Minnesota
WORTHINGTON, Minn. -- Thirteen people were thrown from a van after it slid off an icy section of Interstate 90 in southwest Minnesota and rolled. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the accident happened at 1:40 a.m. near Worthington. A 2003 Chevrolet Express G3500...
October 25, 2013 - 9:37am
October 18, 2012
Woman is sentenced in Minn. Wal-Mart kidnapping
NEW ULM, Minn. (AP) — A Worthington woman accused of making a bomb threat, taking a Wal-Mart cashier hostage and forcing her into the parking lot has been sentenced to about six months in jail. Elisheba Swett pleaded guilty in September to kidnapping and terroristic threat charges...
October 18, 2012 - 3:10pm
July 12, 2012
Worthington School, police shut down bullying Twitter account
WORTHINGTON -- Law enforcement has helped Worthington school administrators shut down a Twitter account they say was set up to bully high school students. Worthington District 518 Administrator John Landgaard says formal charges against those responsible will be pursued. The page...
July 12, 2012 - 11:44am
November 11, 2011
Man indicted in fatal boat crash on Lake Okabena
WORTHINGTON -- A grand jury has indicted an Iowa man on a misdemeanor in connection with a fatal boat crash this summer on Lake Okabena. Twenty-one-year-old Ted Edward Kruger was indicted Wednesday on one count of operation of personal watercraft that endangers life, limb or safety. Kruger,...
November 11, 2011 - 11:10am