With Growing Immigrant Population, Worthington Residents Asked For 6th Time To Build Another School Next week, voters in a southwest Minnesota city go the polls to decide whether to build a new school to alleviate crowded classrooms. It's the sixth time in as many years that residents in Worthington will face the decision.
ACLU Sues Worthington For Arrest That Left Man With Nearly $150K In Medical BillsA lawsuit against a southern Minnesota city and its police department alleges that excessive force was used in an arrest earlier this year, leaving a man with several broken bones and nearly $150,000 in medical bills.
Worthington Woman Sentenced For Stealing Benefits From Vulnerable AdultsA 58-year-old Worthington woman has been sentenced to a year in prison for stealing Social Security benefits from vulnerable adults.
Worthington Man Avoids Prison Sentence After Mistaken IdentityA pre-sentencing investigation before the 27-year-old Worthington man's sentencing hearing found the long criminal history was really his brother's.
Rural Worthington Celebrates Diversity Despite Fears Over ICE RaidsThere are no Minnesota cities mentioned on the list, but immigrants in one diverse town in the southwest part of the state are worried. The same weekend the raids will reportedly occur, Worthington is hosting its 26th annual International Festival.
Man Receives $60,000 In Traffic Stop Maltreatment CaseA man has won a $60,000 settlement as part of a lawsuit against the Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force and the City of Worthington for what the American Civil Liberties Union called a brutal attack in 2016.
Man Dies In Southwestern Minnesota Hunting AccidentA Worthington man has died in a hunting accident in southwestern Minnesota.
Dentist Accused Of Having Sexual Contact With Jail InmatesDr. Andrew Heinisch, of Worthington, Minnesota, is facing eight felony or misdemeanor charges following his arrest this week.
State Patrol: Worthington Man Killed In Head-On Crash With SemiA Worthington man is dead after his pickup truck collided with a semi early Friday morning near Marshall.
ACLU Sues Worthington, Police, Task Force Over Attack On DriverThe ACLU is suing the city of Worthington, their police force and a drug task force in connection to the beating of a driver last July.
Report: Worthington Resident Who Fled Guatemala Faces DeportationA 41-year-old Worthington resident, who fled violence in Guatemala more than 20 years ago, now faces deportation.