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Guatemala trip subject of film

October 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — In July, an entourage of 27 people — 14 youths, 10 chaperones and a film crew of three — embarked on a journey to Guatemala. The purpose of the trip was to unite the Worthington children — all American citizens of Guatemalan anc…continue reading on dglobe.com

Guatemala trip close to a reality

March 24, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

American-born children to visit familiesWORTHINGTON For some children, a trip to grandmother’s house isn’t as simple as going “over the river and through the woods,” as a popular holiday song says.
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In local visit, Guatemalan Consulate assists nationals

February 24, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON At 4 a.m. Saturday, while most of the town was still asleep, Maria Felix, a Worthington resident of five years, was standing in line outside of St. Mary’s Church.
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USGS reports strong Guatemalan earthquake

November 7, 2012 in The Daily Republic

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) The U.S. Geological Survey says that a strong earthquake has hit off the Pacific coast of Guatemala, rocking the capital and shaking buildings as far away as Mexico City and El Salvador.
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Guatemalan man arrested for hiding identity from police during traffic stop

May 17, 2012 in The Daily Republic

A Guatemalan man was arrested May 7 on Interstate 90 in Mitchell for allegedly attempting to hide his identity from law enforcement.
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Evidence of flu found in bats; human risk unclear

February 27, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Flu bugs are common in humans, birds and pigs and have even been seen in dogs, horses, seals and whales, among others. About five years ago, Russian virologists claimed finding flu in bats, but they never offered evidence – until now. Continue Reading

Proposal of legalizing drugs to be proposed by Guatemalan president

February 11, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina said Saturday he will propose legalizing drugs in Central America in an upcoming meeting with the region’s leaders.
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Guatemala mother searched 5 years for adopted girl

August 6, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

After nearly five years of searching, posting fliers, being turned away at orphanages and even staging a hunger strike, Rodriguez now holds what’s believed to be an unprecedented Guatemalan court order declaring the child stolen and ordering the U.S. couple who eventually adopted her to give her back. Continue Reading