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Special election set Aug. 22
Lawmakers advance two anti-abortion bills, but Dayton says he'll veto them
Tribal members, SD dance family among 15 charged in dealing in eagle, migratory bird trafficking
Brainerd family says final goodbyes to man who was missing for more than 2 years
Man whose boat crashed on Minnesota river found alive
Dozier's three-run double provides Twins with 3-2 win
UPDATE: Twins to appeal Sano's one game for 'aggressive actions'
SHIPLEY: 'It' factor is no mystery, but the Wild need to find it
China's Shao Ting getting acclimated to Lynx and hoping to make roster
Vikings likely to select a guard earlier than usual in the draft
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Iris M. Hanson-Cain
Dennis R. Erdman
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Susan Estrich: The Amazon 1-Star System
Letter: U of M proud of local partnerships
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
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
April 19, 2015
Lambert, Bryan big winners at ACM Awards
LOS ANGELES — The Academy of Country Music Awards went big to celebrate its 50th year, with the emphasis on exciting performances and, of course,...
April 19, 2015 - 11:55pm
February 8, 2015
Smith triumphs with four Grammy wins, Beck gets best album
By Piya Sinha-Roy Reuters LOS ANGELES — British soul singer Sam Smith was the big winner at the Grammy Awards on Sunday, taking both record...
February 8, 2015 - 11:36pm
December 27, 2014
After slogging through a mammoth roster of fabulous tunes, the Tribune’s musical misfits are back with their songs of the year list
Earlier this year, I teamed with my musical compadre Ron Adams to offer a recap of a stellar year in music by discussing our favorite songs of...
December 27, 2014 - 5:00am
November 3, 2014
Taylor Swift to return to Fargodome; tickets on sale next month
Swifties got a big reason to “Shake It Off” Monday with news that Taylor Swift will return to the Fargodome next year. The...
November 3, 2014 - 6:52pm
April 21, 2014
Paul McCartney to play Fargo on July 12 and Minneapolis on August 2
Paul McCartney will bring his global "Out There" tour at two sites in the upper Midwest this summer: July 12 at Fargodome in Fargo and August...
April 21, 2014 - 10:29am
January 26, 2014
Daft Punk, Lorde take top Grammy awards
By Mary Milliken and Piya Sinha-Roy Reuters LOS ANGELES — French electronic music DJs Daft Punk and New Zealand teen Lorde took home the...
January 26, 2014 - 11:35pm
November 24, 2013
Taylor Swift sweeps top prize at American Music Awards
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Country-pop star Taylor Swift scored big at the American Music Awards on Sunday, taking home four wins including the...
November 24, 2013 - 11:31pm
August 21, 2013
NLS grad and former professional athlete hits stride in Nashville music scene
Brady Toops has definitely lost his how-to-talk Minnesotan dialect. In a recent telephone interview from his home in Nashville, the 2000 New...
August 21, 2013 - 11:58pm