LUVERNE - The spotlight was on Luverne over the weekend as hundreds of people descended upon the city for the Minnesota Governor's Pheasant Opener. Over 400 hundred people attended the banquet Friday night at the Grand Prairie Event Center, where they heard from Lt. Gov. Michelle Fischbach, DNR Commissioner Tom Landwehr, US Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Sen. Bill Weber and Rep. Joe Schomacher.
WORTHINGTON - The Worthington Police Department on Saturday arrested two juvenile males for several offenses including robbery after receiving a panic alarm at 7:54 p.m. from Worthington business. The two males fled from officers but were stopped after a short pursuit east of Worthington on Interstate 90.
LUVERNE - Minnesota DNR Commissioner Tom Landwehr announced Friday night that the Minnesota Governor's Pheasant Opener for 2019 will be in the city of Austin.
WORTHINGTON - The Southwest Crisis Center was the recent recipient of a check for $875 from the REALTORS Helping Communities award, nominated by Sarah Hayenga and realtors of Re/Max Premier Realty in Worthington.
WORTHINGTON - The City of Worthington, Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force and League of Minnesota Cities Insurance Trust have reached a settlement with Worthington resident Anthony Promvongsa in a case regarding excessive force used during an encounter with law enforcement in July of 2016.