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Potential tragedy averted in shooting at Minnesota apartment
10-year-old boy dies in crash with 14-year-old driver
Hawk Creek Lutheran plans 'celebration' Sunday
Records published Aug. 25
5-year-old Minnesota girl fighting for life after farm accident
Bridgewater calms concerns about sore shoulder
Cabrera leads Tigers past Twins, 9-4
Willmar tennis opens season with sweep
Tigers overpower Twins
Reloaded Cardinals look to make further strides
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Study finds 50 children per day nationwide injured in stroller, carrier accidents
10 tips to avoid summer sabotage of diet, exercise
Reader News: A five-generation photo
Reader News: Celebrating 150 years of Martin Hanson Aasen
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Gary G. Glein
Carol J. Hansen
Herbert K. Dittes
Emma Ruth Kassa
Melvin E. Anderson
Trump's new evolving immigration plan is no 'flip-flop'
Populism Even Republicans Can Get Behind
Commentary: A nice column about Donald Trump
Cartoon by Chris Britt
February 17, 2016
Aerosmith lead singer Steven Tyler to play WE Fest
FARGO, North Dakota – WE Fest fans can “ Walk This Way.” Steven Tyler will play the country music festival, organizers announced Wednesday....
February 17, 2016 - 1:49pm
February 15, 2016
Benson native conducted Grammy-winning song
Eric Holton — a 1989 graduate of Benson High School, according to the Swift County Monitor-News — conducted a Grammy-winning song. He conducted The True Concord Voices & Orchestra in the song “Paulus: Prayers & Remembrances” by Stephen Paulus, which was awarded the...
February 15, 2016 - 11:33pm
Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift, 'Uptown Funk' win big at Grammys
RELATED STORY: Benson native conducted Grammy-winning song Rap luminary Kendrick Lamar was the big winner at the 58th Grammy Awards on Monday...
February 15, 2016 - 11:29pm
January 25, 2016
James Taylor to bring tour to Minnesota
FARGO, N.D. — Singer-songwriter James Taylor will bring his tour to Minnesota and North Dakota late this spring, it was announced Monday. He returns to the Fargodome June 4 for a concert, and has scheduled Minnesota dates at Verizon Wireless Center in Mankato on May 31 and at Amsoil...
January 25, 2016 - 11:07pm
January 18, 2016
Eagles guitarist Glenn Frey dead at 67
LOS ANGELES - Glenn Frey, a founding member and guitarist for the Eagles, died Monday. He was 67."It is with the heaviest of hearts that we announce...
January 18, 2016 - 4:36pm
January 11, 2016
Legendary musician David Bowie dies at 69
LOS ANGELES - David Bowie, the seminal British musician behind such era-defining hits of the 1970s as "Space Oddity," "Major Tom," "Young Americans"...
January 11, 2016 - 8:24am
December 14, 2015
Adele will begin her national tour in St. Paul
ST. PAUL -- Record-shattering British songstress Adele will kick off the North American leg of her highly anticipated 2016 tour with two shows, July 5 and 6, at St. Paul’s Xcel Energy Center. Tickets are $149.50 to $39.95 and will go on sale at 10 a.m. Thursday through Ticketmaster,...
December 14, 2015 - 11:07pm
December 12, 2015
Kat Perkins hopes Willmar Christmas show begins an annual tradition
There’s a hint of weariness to Kat Perkins’ voice as she answers the phone. It’s understandable. Her life has been an invariable whirlwind...
December 12, 2015 - 6:00am
December 7, 2015
VIDEO: 'The Nutcracker' comes to Willmar
The Willmar Area Symphonic Orchestra and Colleen's School of Dance packed the WEAC Auditorium on Sunday for the performance of "The Nutcracker...
December 7, 2015 - 10:38am
December 4, 2015
Former Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland dies on tour bus in Minnesota
LOS ANGELES - Tributes poured in on Friday for rock singer Scott Weiland, the troubled ex-frontman for the band Stone Temple Pilots, who was...
December 4, 2015 - 11:40am
December 2, 2015
VIDEO: Orchestra and dancers prepare for weekend show in Willmar
The Willmar Area Symphonic Orchestra and Colleen's School of Dance rehearse Tuesday evening at the Willmar Education and Arts Center for a performance...
December 2, 2015 - 10:06am
November 11, 2015
Justin Bieber tour includes Minneapolis
Justin Bieber fans rejoiced Wednesday when the music superstar announced he would be going on tour — with stops including Fargo, North Dakota, and Minneapolis — to promote his new album, Purpose, which will be released Friday. The Purpose World Tour will play a string of shows...
November 11, 2015 - 11:10pm
Brice, Currington, Allan among names added to 2016 WE Fest lineup
DETROIT LAKES —Lee Brice, Billy Currington, Gary Allan and Montgomery Gentry have been added to next summer's WE Fest, held just outside...
November 11, 2015 - 9:41am
November 4, 2015
Chris Stapleton, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert win big at Country Music Association Awards
Brad Paisley , William Shatner and Carrie Underwood share a joke as they host the 49th annual CMA Awards Wednesday at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville....
November 4, 2015 - 11:17pm
September 27, 2015
Video: Fiddlers fire up at Terrace Mill
On the green in Terrace betweein Sunburg and Glenwood, along the East Branch of the Chippewa River, fiddlers from 8 to 91 took their turns on...
September 27, 2015 - 4:37pm