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Republican wins Montana special election despite assault charge
Twins emphasis on nutrition goes down to farm club level
Minnesota teacher's lawsuit over high school assault dismissed
Minnesota man found guilty in attempt to kill his ex-wife at work
UPDATE: Dispute over trail detours final Minnesota legislative work
James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors
United's Venegas, front office don't see eye-to-eye
Wild's owner sees no need to rebuild
Kunitz scores 2 as Penguins edge Sens in Game 7
Prep Baseball: Dragons blanked in season-ender
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Mary Ann Nagel
Marlyn W. Wacholz
Marlys J. Mithun
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Dionne: The wider Trump scandal
Cartoon by Steve Benson
January 15, 2013
20 years on, Katie Beers says kidnapping saved her
OLD WESTBURY, N.Y. (AP) — Being chained as a 10-year-old for more than two weeks in a coffin-size box in a suburban New York dungeon was, Katie Beers says 20 years later, “the best thing that happened to me” because it allowed her to escape a life of abuse. On the 20th anniversary...
January 15, 2013 - 8:57am
January 9, 2013
TV-over-Internet service expands despite lawsuits
NEW YORK — The Barry Diller-backed Internet company that challenged cable and satellite TV services by offering inexpensive live television online plans to expand beyond New York City this spring. In the wake of a federal court ruling that tentatively endorsed its legality, Aereo...
January 9, 2013 - 7:20am
January 8, 2013
David Letterman says he sees psychiatrist weekly
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Three years after an extortion scandal that led him to bare his infidelities, David Letterman said he sees a psychiatrist once a week to try to be the person that he believed he was. The late-night talk show host gave an extraordinary interview to Oprah Winfrey...
January 8, 2013 - 8:40am
January 7, 2013
NBC execs say it's not a 'shoot-'em-up' network
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — NBC executives said Sunday they are conscious about the amount of violence they air in the wake of real-life tragedies like the Connecticut school shooting, but have made no changes in what has gone on the air or what is planned. NBC isn't a “shoot-'em-up”...
January 7, 2013 - 8:38am
January 4, 2013
‘McDreamy’ says he beat Starbucks for coffee chain
SEATTLE (AP) — “Grey’s Anatomy” star Patrick Dempsey may be the real “McSteamy.” The actor, who was dubbed “McDreamy” by fans of the hospital drama while his co-star affectionately has been called “McSteamy,” won a bankruptcy auction to buy Tully’s Coffee, a...
January 4, 2013 - 3:54pm
December 25, 2012
'Odd Couple' star Jack Klugman dies in LA at 90
LOS ANGELES (AP) — For many, Jack Klugman will always be the messy one. His portrayal of sloppy sportswriter Oscar Madison on TV's "The Odd...
December 25, 2012 - 7:44am
December 4, 2012
Dr. Phil's stolen classic Chevy recovered
BURBANK, Calif. (AP) -- Los Angeles police say they've recovered a stolen 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible that belongs to talk-show host Phil...
December 4, 2012 - 10:19pm
June 27, 2012
KSAX-TV television ends news operation in in Alexandria, Minn.
Alexandria television station KSAX-TV announced today that it will substantially reduce its operations in Central Minnesota effective immediately....
June 27, 2012 - 6:53am
May 14, 2012
Middle Aged Plague blog: Your life is better than reality TV
May 14, 2012 - 8:46am
April 20, 2012
Pioneer Public TV to feature Willmar, Minn.'s Chen Garden on Sunday evening
APPLETON -- Pioneer Public Television's weekly program Postcards will feature the Asian culture through the music of MuDaiko and Chen Garden, Willmar's new hibachi-style grill, at 7 p.m. on Sunday. "It is interesting to see Asian culture in western Minnesota as it becomes more prominent...
April 20, 2012 - 7:00am
December 22, 2011
Infamous Mankato TV anchor arrested on suspicion of DWI
MANKATO, Minn. - A Mankato television anchor who made David Letterman's Top 10 List after many speculated she could have been drunk during a...
December 22, 2011 - 6:46pm
October 1, 2011
Public television documentary may help correct blemished legacy of Andrew Volstead
GRANITE FALLS -- For George Boman, there is no question about how Andrew Volstead should be remembered. "They were nice people,'' said Boman...
October 1, 2011 - 12:00am
May 21, 2011
'Sensations' shows the way to Minnesota destinations
UPPER SIOUX COMMUNITY -- A television program that motivates viewers to explore the great outdoors found right outside their front doors is about...
May 21, 2011 - 8:31am
February 17, 2011
Public TV station in rural Appleton, Minn., keeps up with the times
In 1966 commercial television ruled the airwaves by premiering shows like "The Monkees,'' "Mission Impossible,'' "Batman,'' "Star Trek'' and...
February 17, 2011 - 12:00am
July 22, 2010
By Ashley White firstname.lastname@example.org wo Willmar High School graduates have broken into the biz. Show business, that is. For two months last...
July 22, 2010 - 8:29am