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County sells Sara Park - News and Sports from Windom, MN and surrounding areas

According to Board Chair Donna Gravley, the park, which is located on Lake Augusta, was sold for $10,000 to a Heron Lake woman. Proceeds from the park sale will be used to upgrade existing county parks.


Two to square off in Jackson County sheriff race

Why are you seeking the Jackson County Sheriff position?It has been an honor and privilege to serve as Jackson County Sheriff for the past two years. I am committed to continuing a high level of law enforcement and public service to the citizens of Jackson County. I have been blessed with an excelle


Inmate charged for assaulting jailer

ROCK RAPIDS—A Sioux Falls, SD, man already doing time faces another charge for assaulting a Lyon County jailer Thursday, Oct. 18.

NWESTIOWA.COM - 2018-10-19 17:00:00

One of the easiest things to do is to sit back, complain and do nothing else.

The Windom area has plenty of people who can quickly grasp a community problem. However, very few are willing to educate themselves, or put in the effort to help solve the problem.


Two people injured after vehicle collides with a store in Spencer, IA

SPENCER, Iowa (KUOO) – Two people were taken to the hospital Wednesday when a vehicle drove through a storefront in Spencer, Iowa.

KTIV - 2018-10-19 09:03:58

Man accused of abusing his granddaughter

According to court records, the charges are based on “a minor child reports sexual contact between herself and her grandfather, Michael Montgomery, at least once every month for approximately two years, during the ages of 7 and 8.”

NWESTIOWA.COM - 2018-10-18 13:00:00

Mail ballot precincts in Jackson, Murray and Nobles Counties

In Jackson County, there are 28 total precincts (two each for the cities of Jackson and Lakefield). Of those twenty-eight precincts, 11 are mail ballot:

FULDA FREE PRESS - 2018-10-18 14:40:00

Brothers charged with felony kidnapping and assault | Pipestone County Star

According to criminal complaints filed Oct. 12 in Pipestone County District Court, Elvin Evelio Davila Marin, 30, of Pequot Lakes, Minn., and Wilson Uriel Davila Marin, 26, of Watertown, S.D., were arrested the evening of Oct. 10 after a motorist reported to law enforcement that their vehicle was dr

PIPESTONESTAR.COM - 2018-10-18 10:00:00

City seeks public's help in solving housing needs - News and Sports from Windom, MN and surrounding areas

The plan, according to Windom Economic Development Director Drew Hage, is to get residents directly involved with finding solutions, locations and a longterm action plan. It all begins Nov. 20 with the first of three meetings in November, January and February.


Sheriff's Report 10-181-18 | Jackson County Pilot

A deputy responded to a stray kitten call in Jackson.The Jackson County K-9 Unit conducted a K-9 sniff for narcotics in Windom.A deputy responded to a report of an abandoned bicycle in Jackson.Oct. 2A deputy conducted a traffic stop in Jackson. After investigating, a male was arrested for driving un


Three out-of-area men arrested in undercover sex sting

According to court documents, multiple law enforcement agencies met Oct. 11 in Worthington in connection to an undercover operation led by the Minnesota Human Trafficking Investigators Task Force aimed at targeting adults who solicit minors for commercial sex.The undercover agent played the role of


Sibley man pleads guilty to assault

SIBLEY—Anton Eugene Alsip, 37, Sibley, pleaded guilty Friday, Oct. 12, in Osceola County District Court in Sibley to domestic abuse assault causing bodily injury committed Aug. 29, 2017, when he slapped and attempted to strangle a woman before she was able to break free and escape.

NWESTIOWA.COM - 2018-10-18 14:00:00

Jackson, Minnesota celebrates Megadeth co-founder, and native son, with David Ellefson Day

In early 2017, Jackson, Minnesota (pop. 3,299) welcomed the rebranding of local cafe Coffee Choices as Ellefson Coffee Co., co-owned by none other than David Ellefson, co-founder of metal bandMegadethand a native of the town. Ellefson’s coffee is available at various retail locations across Minnesot


Worthington men who allegedly shot cap in Lake Bella face unlawful...

According to criminal complaints filed Monday in Nobles County District Court, Khamsone Soukhamthath, 29, and Christopher Gasca, 33, both of Worthington, were among the individuals who were stopped in a vehicle that a complainant identified as having left the lake near Bigelow after allegedly shooti


Hunter injured in hunting incident near Ruthven

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Hartley Man Injured Trying To Avoid Crash

According to the report from the Sheldon Police Department, the crash happened about 6:35 Tuesday evening, when a 2006 Ford F350 pickup, driven by 67-year old Russell Rohlfsen of Le Mars was stopped at the stop sign at the corner of Highway 18 and Crossroads Drive, near Bomgaars, facing north. Autho


Cited for driving while under suspension

PRIMGHAR—The O’Brien County Sheriff’s Department reported the arrest of David Dennis Winter, 43, Cedar Rapids, about 3:45 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, on charges of driving while his license is under suspension and driving while license denied, suspended, canceled or revoked.


Motorists injured in crash on Hwy. 60 - News and Sports from Windom, MN and surrounding areas

A pickup driven by a 26-year-old Mt. Lake woman hit the rear-end of a Chrysler van that was stopped behind a semi with a trailer. Both of the vehicles, eastbound on Highway 60, were waiting for another vehicle to turn.


Key points from the release of the Keith Ellison divorce file

Lorie Shaull, FlickrThe file pertaining to the 2012 divorce of Keith and Kim Ellison was released on Wednesday.A judge ordered the file be unsealed after the Star Tribune and Alpha News MN made motions for its release, arguing it serves in the public interest ahead of Ellison's candidacy in November


Worthington man faces drug possession, sale charges following...

According to a criminal complaint filed last week in Nobles County District Court, officers found marijuana and marijuana products throughout the home of Gabriel Miranda Jr., 28. During the Sept. 19 search, officers also allegedly discovered a scale box and nearly $18,000 cash, the complaint continu