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Three in a row: HydraHeads win Gold Division Cup for third consecutive time at Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival
Spirit Run finishes at Celebration of Sobriety Powwow: Runners completed 4-day relay in honor of healthy living
A Nerd-tastic triumph: Water Soaked Nerds take home award for best T-shirt design during the Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival
Chamber Ambassadors welcomes Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.
WSN welcomes Van Hout to company
BIRCHMONT: Schaefer shines, capping title with 19-hole comeback victory
BIRCHMONT: Sheetz earns three-peat; Howard, Hasselberg also among winners
BIRCHMONT: Skarperud among experienced golfers aiming for title
PREP FOOTBALL: New section, similar challenges for Bemidji
BIRCHMONT: Matches go down to the wire on Day 4 of the Birchmont
Dr. Perry Willis Patterson
Kenneth Richard Felt
Daniel Gerhard Erickson
Thomas Bonar, Sr.
John Eggers: Will you leave a trail?
It's all about teamwork
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: As nice as eating flowers can be, it can also be a little scary
NORTHLAND STARGAZING: New Horizons visits Pluto on Bastille Day
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Strawberry renovation begins now
First City Singers 'on a mission': Senior group seeking members to carry on a musical tradition
Opening artist for Little Big Town concert announced
Pioneer Previews: The soothing sounds of music
You can come home again: Accomplished singer/performer Matt Goinz returns to lend a hand in PBP final show of the season
Art briefs - Sunday July 26
DNR announces another conservative deer season
Blane Klemek: Coyotes are interesting animals that are both revered and despised
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: As muskies begin to bite, please handle them with care
Waterfleas found in Lake Vermillion
Blane Klemek: The distinctive songs and calls of the eastern towhee
Family Moments: Bessie Moller Barrington and Lillian Shuman
Maria Fotopoulos: No room for ‘trophy hunting’
Neal Gabler: Trump is a superhero, but not in a good way
Michael Reagan: Dumb as Trump
Donald Kaul: Creeping out of the Foxhole
Joe Guzzardi: Little honest discussion about immigration and jobs
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...
News / local
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...
News / region
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...
News / region
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...
News / region
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...
News / education
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