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Owners of Bird Island home destroyed by fire now face charges
For employees, students to get paid, McNally Smith college building must sell before 2019
Fridley, Minn., man killed in house fire
Twin of boy killed in Fergus Falls will be returned to Washington
Speaker cracks open door for Minnesota gun bill
College women's athletics: Lady Jays sign four new players
North Carolina, Minnesota announce home-and-home football series
State youth wrestling qualifiers
Track and field: Trojans gain several firsts at St. James
The Drill: Luverne trackster Jadyn Anderson maintains optimism
New Mall of America movie theater to offer food options
Worthington retailers jump into internet sales tax debate
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
Lange’s Cafe ends 24-hour service after 62 years
Bingham Lake family business up for sale after 89 years
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Letter: Time to get tough on confinement buildings
Letter: Historical society thankful for support at meeting
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Time to respond to reader feedback
Letter: Looking out for farmers' best interests
Allan James Ritter
Arlene Mina Johansen
Minnesotans could have been exposed to measles in Winona and Albert Lea, officials say
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
When it comes to wine, what are tannins?
STDs rising in Minnesota
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
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City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
April 16, 2018
'An awful secret': A Minnesota family's struggle to be heard
DULUTH—Relatives found it odd that sisters Katye Stolp and Kendra Alfords slept in a bedroom closet when staying over at their uncle's...
April 16, 2018 - 6:00am
Minn. man gets 26 years for raping woman with disabilities
HUGO, Minn.—A man found guilty of repeatedly raping and abusing a Hugo woman who has developmental disabilities was sentenced Wednesday...
March 16, 2018 - 6:34pm
February 28, 2018
Diocese of St. Cloud to file bankruptcy over sex abuse cases
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—Sexual abuse of minors by priests in the Diocese of St. Cloud over the course of many years is prompting the diocese to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The diocese made the announcement Wednesday afternoon, Feb. 28, in a news release.
February 28, 2018 - 6:03pm
Judge overseeing Twin Cities archdiocese bankruptcy rejects both sides' plans
ST. PAUL — A federal bankruptcy judge has rejected both the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis' and a group of sexual abuse survivors' proposed bankruptcy reorganization plans, which would have guided the payout to victims of abusive clergy. The ruling issued Thursday,...
December 28, 2017 - 7:38pm
August 30, 2017
SD man sentenced to 87 years for sexual abuse of minors; 2 others already in prison
PLANKINTON, S.D. — A Plankinton man was sentenced to 87 years in the state penitentiary for sexual abuse, officials announced Wednesday....
August 30, 2017 - 5:58pm
August 15, 2017
State investigation reveals more sexual abuse at northern Minnesota treatment center
EAST GRAND FORKS. Minn. —A Minnesota Department of Health investigation into an East Grand Forks addiction treatment center found an employee...
August 15, 2017 - 4:52pm
May 9, 2017
Lawsuit accuses Crookston bishop of blackmail, coercion
PAUL — A northwest Minnesota man has filed a lawsuit against the Diocese of Crookston and Bishop Michael Hoeppner, alleging a cover-up of...
May 9, 2017 - 6:24pm
March 23, 2017
Catholic leaders told to come down from pulpit to deal with sexual abuse
ROME - Catholic leaders must come down "from the pulpit" to acknowledge that clergy sexual abuse of children and cover-ups had broken the Church's...
March 23, 2017 - 12:15pm
March 3, 2017
Catholic Diocese of New Ulm files for bankruptcy
NEW ULM, Minn. — The Catholic Diocese of New Ulm, which includes 15 west central Minnesota counties, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection...
March 3, 2017 - 8:43pm
Catholic diocese in Minnesota files for bankruptcy over sex abuse
A Catholic diocese in Minnesota filed for bankruptcy on Friday, joining more than a dozen other U.S. Catholic districts and religious orders...
March 3, 2017 - 1:25pm
March 2, 2017
SD doctor indicted for sexually abusing minors on Indian reservation for 12 years
RAPID CITY, S.D. -- A former doctor with Indian Health Services on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation has been charged with sexually abusing minors...
March 2, 2017 - 3:41pm
January 5, 2017
USA cyclist Missy Erickson goes public with sexual abuse she says started at age 17
ALEXANDRIA — Alexandria native and Jefferson High School graduate Missy Erickson is one of the top sprint cyclists in the United States. She has six national championships, 35 international wins and made a strong run at making the summer Olympics in 2016. Cycling has taken her all...
January 5, 2017 - 9:14pm
December 30, 2016
Chippewa County jury awards over $10 million in abuse case
MONTEVIDEO – A Chippewa County jury has awarded a total of $10,199,000 in a civil lawsuit brought by a 42-year-old woman who alleged that her father had sexually abused her when she was a child.
December 30, 2016 - 8:41pm
August 24, 2016
Priest victims fault settlement plan, seek $80 million, not $13 million
ST. PAUL -- A group of sexual abuse victims who suffered at the hands of clergy in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis have filed a counter-plan for the proposed settlement. The archdiocese’s plan, submitted to bankruptcy court in May, is “grossly underfunded and grossly...
August 24, 2016 - 6:23am
March 29, 2016
Names of former New Ulm Diocese priests accused of sexually abusing minors released
WILLMAR — The names of 16 former priests of the New Ulm Diocese, who have been identified as being credibly accused of sexually abusing minors, were released Tuesday by the diocese and the law firm of Jeff Anderson & Associates. The New Ulm Diocese was the last diocese in the...
March 29, 2016 - 9:03pm