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Records published Oct. 27
Turf wars: NLS plan to upgrade football field under scrutiny
Dayton fails to visit all 87 counties in 86 days
Spicer man charged with kidnapping in alleged violent assault of woman
Man injured in Atwater electrical accident
Analyst: Zimmer tackle rotation versus Eagles 'horrible'
Wild's Niederreiter gaining confidence on new line
Conley, Grizzlies hold off Timberwolves
Roundup: Ridgewater sees win streak end in tough five-set match
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Melissa Heen Peterson
Francis H. "Fran" Uhlenkamp
Suzie Richter letter: Get informed, then go and vote
Ryan Rauenhorst letter: Lang will hold true to his values
Election letter deadline is Nov. 2
Thomas commentary: Donald Trump's contract with America?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
October 11, 2016
SOLD! Changing the world one ballroom at a time
After adeptly stepping through the livestock ring in their cowboy boots, Glen Fladeboe and his sister Kristine Fladeboe Duininck launch into...
October 11, 2016 - 1:04pm
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
On her worst days, Michelle Abner's pain was debilitating. For 19 years she dealt with what felt like a baby's head in repose against her pelvis....
October 11, 2016 - 8:51am
October 10, 2016
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
The October/November issue of Live it! Magazine is now available to view online here. In this issue, we meet Michelle Abner, a woman who lived...
October 10, 2016 - 2:08pm
Northland Outdoors: See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
BRAINERD, Minn.—In this week's Northland Outdoors TV episode, we feature northeast South Dakota veteran trapper John Almquist who for 50...
October 10, 2016 - 11:47am
October 6, 2016
Reconciliation at the heart of religious faith
From their earliest days as members of the Church, Catholics are taught about the importance of reconciling their sins. That importance is formally...
October 6, 2016 - 1:00pm
October 4, 2016
Family classes tied to better school performance for poor kids
• Children in low-income families who get extra help building social skills before kindergarten may behave better and get higher grades than...
October 4, 2016 - 7:29am
October 3, 2016
Big taste in a mini bun
Baked party sandwiches are one of my favorite guilty-pleasure foods, and they're just perfect for fall and football season. Health food, these...
October 3, 2016 - 5:33am
October 2, 2016
When it comes to government, things could be worse
This column is dedicated to all county commissioners and city council members to remind you that things could be worse. These are (condensed) minutes of a special meeting of the Willmar Village Council May 29, 1883.
October 2, 2016 - 5:00pm
September 28, 2016
Alec Baldwin is ‘Saturday Night Live’s’ new Donald Trump
LOS ANGELES -- The Oct. 1 season premiere of "Saturday Night Live" will see Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump going toe-to-toe once again -- with...
September 28, 2016 - 10:00pm
September 26, 2016
Citizens getting caught up in Minnesota River cleanup
GRANITE FALLS - A big net is being cast for ideas on how to help the Minnesota River basin, and it is pulling in a surprisingly diverse catch....
September 26, 2016 - 8:54pm
Northland Outdoors: A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
BRAINERD, Minn.—In this week's Northland Outdoors TV episode, we put a couple of shotgun experts—the Gould Brothers Exhibition Shooting...
September 26, 2016 - 2:51pm
Reader News: RAPID Coalition effort
Alison Wittman, left, and Abby Riley, both from Olivia, helped with Tobacco Compliance Checks in Renville County as part of the RAPAD Coalition...
September 26, 2016 - 6:18am
Poetry, pugs raise awareness for new FAFSA timeline
What does a pug looking at a computer have to do with the Oct. 1 start date for parents and students to fill out the federal financial aid form...
September 26, 2016 - 5:19am
September 23, 2016
Simplified French onion soup recipe perfect for home cooks
Our son, Giovanni, turned 12 years old last week. Over the years, we have watched him move from his early, omnivorous toddler days where he would...
September 23, 2016 - 2:45pm
September 21, 2016
Likely world record elk shot by Montana archer
It's not official yet and still shrouded in secrecy, but the Boone and Crockett Club posted a photo and story on its website Tuesday showing...
September 21, 2016 - 1:35pm