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McDonald's Quarter Pounders to be made with fresh beef
Bedbugs, peacocks add to uptick in U.S. animal insurance claims
Accounting firm behind Oscar blunder gets to keep its supporting role
Trump says 'we must fight' Freedom Caucus Republicans and Democrats
Great Indoors: Dessert imposters make April Fools fun
UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Eriksson Ek showing signs of improvement for Wild
Rule 5 pick Haley makes Twins roster
When Bridgewater is cleared to play, Zimmer wants him in purple
Wild coach says Parise's eye 'looks pretty black and blue' but expects star to return soon
'Trading Spaces' returning to TV
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Evonne C. Frost
Delores A. Larson
Keith L. Sorenson
Elna Grace Paschka
Minnesota lawmakers: A bipartisan proposal to fight opioid abuse
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
Pinke: Rally around rural communities
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Dave & Vivian Swanson
July 16, 2013
Doctors: Singer Randy Travis now awake after stroke
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music star Randy Travis was awake and interacting with his family and friends Monday as he recovers from surgery...
July 16, 2013 - 10:34am
July 11, 2013
Singer Randy Travis recovering from brain surgery
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Country music stars and fans joined together to urge prayers for Randy Travis overnight as he recovered from brain surgery...
July 11, 2013 - 7:18am
July 9, 2013
Singer Randy Travis in critical condition in Texas
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Country music singer Randy Travis was listed in critical condition a day after being hospitalized in Texas with heart...
July 9, 2013 - 8:55am
July 8, 2013
Gay-themed music video become Youtube hit
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- He's a musician without a record label, a card holder without any remaining credit. And the gig that supplies what he calls...
July 8, 2013 - 7:14am
April 26, 2013
Accidental outlaw Willie Nelson celebrates 80th
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- America loves its outlaws, and few are as admired and lionized as Willie Nelson. By CHRIS TALBOTT AP Music Writer...
April 26, 2013 - 11:03am
George Jones, country superstar, has died at 81
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- George Jones, the peerless, hard-living country singer who recorded dozens of hits about good times and regrets and...
April 26, 2013 - 11:00am
April 7, 2013
Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert win big at ACMs
LAS VEGAS — Everything went to script Sunday night at the Academy of Country Music Awards until the end, when Luke Bryan pulled off an amazing...
April 7, 2013 - 11:22pm
March 22, 2013
Tony Bennett excited about making album with Gaga
NEW YORK (AP) — They haven't hit the studio yet, but Tony Bennett says he “can't wait” to record his next album with Lady Gaga. The 86-year-old...
March 22, 2013 - 9:11am
March 21, 2013
Barbershop spring show set for Saturday in Willmar, Minn.
The West Central Connection Chorus presents its annual barbershop spring show at 4 and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday at WEAC in Willmar. The theme this year is “Homegrown Harmony.” The shows will feature homegrown talent from West Central Minnesota. The West Central Connection Chorus...
March 21, 2013 - 9:01am
March 18, 2013
Mill City Summer Opera returns to Minneapolis, Minn., in July
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Opera buffs will have a chance to hear Rossini's popular comedy, “The Barber of Seville,” in the ruins of a Minneapolis mill this summer. The Mill City Summer Opera returns with its second season production this July. The five performances will take place...
March 18, 2013 - 12:05pm
March 7, 2013
Q&A: Holly Williams on music, family and hunting
NEW YORK (AP) — When Holly Williams says she could have put on a cowboy hat, called up a record company and been on her way to making a living...
March 7, 2013 - 5:55pm
February 18, 2013
Singer Mindy McCready dead, apparently shot herself
HEBER SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) -- Mindy McCready, who hit the top of the country charts before personal problems sidetracked her career, died Sunday....
February 18, 2013 - 3:56am
February 10, 2013
Mumford and Sons take top award at Grammys
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mumford & Sons wrapped up a completely unpredictable Grammy Awards with perhaps the most surprising win of the night,...
February 10, 2013 - 10:50pm
January 28, 2013
After Beyonce, a question: Can reality compete?
— The breathtaking model on your magazine cover: Of course she's not that thin and unblemished. That reality show you never miss? You're shocked...
January 28, 2013 - 8:00am
December 22, 2012
Red House Records to celebrate 30th anniversary
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based Red House Records is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a special concert next year. "Women of Red House Records: A 30th Anniversary Concert" will be staged March 1 at The O'Shaughnessy at St. Paul's St. Catherine University. The concert...
December 22, 2012 - 2:35pm