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Decision nearing on highway route in wye project around Willmar, Minn.
Rail bypass funding, realignment loom large as Kandiyohi County concerns
Cyber attacks disrupt PayPal, Twitter, other sites
Willmar man charged with indecent exposure at the library
5 injured in Stearns County accident
College Volleyball: No. 3 Ridgewater strong in Crossover
From ND to the pros, Carson Wentz wins over Philly
WNBA admits big L.A. basket shouldn't have counted
NFL Previews: Vikings’ Bradford returns to Philly
Junior Hockey: Sloppy WarHawks fall to New Ulm
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
Lady Gaga to perfom Super Bowl halftime show
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
As 2017 looms, time to review your Medicare coverage
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Harold L. Wieber
Paul E. Biermann
Jim Vossen letter: Viable solutions for MNsure
Corrine Nelson letter: Help the U.S. rise from its decay
Tomi Pirrotta letter: Why this voter is with Dave
Jim Van Der Pol letter: Falk supports public education
Mark McNally letter: Westrom is a friend of education
Cyber attacks disrupt PayPal, Twitter, other sites
Cyber attacks targeting a little known internet infrastructure company, Dyn, disrupted access to dozens of websites on Friday, preventing some...
2 hours 37 min ago
October 21, 2016
Trump: Happy with bid for White House, whatever the outcome
FLETCHER, N.C. – Republican candidate Donald Trump said Friday that "win, lose or draw," he will be happy he gave his all in the race for the...
7 hours 13 min ago
Student's leg amputated after teacher slammed him to floor, lawyer says
COLUMBUS, Ga. — A 13-year-old boy's lower right leg was amputated after a teacher at a Columbus school slammed him to the floor three times, an attorney for the boy’s family said Friday. Seventh-grader Montravious Thomas was hurt last month when he tried to leave a schoolroom...
9 hours 54 min ago
NSA contractor to face espionage charges for alleged data theft
WASHINGTON — Government lawyers on Thursday said they would prosecute a former National Security Agency contractor accused of stealing...
16 hours 59 min ago
October 20, 2016
White House plans community-based prevention of violent ideologies
WASHINGTON—A White House plan aims to convene teachers and mental health professionals to intervene and help prevent Americans from turning...
October 20, 2016 - 3:00am
October 19, 2016
Man to serve 15 years for 'worst attack on a law enforcement officer they have seen'
GRAFTON, N.D.—A Grafton man was ordered to 15 years in prison for what Pembina County prosecutors say is the worst attack on a law enforcement...
October 19, 2016 - 9:16am
October 18, 2016
State Department official 'pressured' FBI to declassify Clinton email, FBI documents say
NEW YORK—A senior official at the U.S. State Department tried to push the Federal Bureau of Investigation in 2015 into dropping its insistence...
October 18, 2016 - 1:46pm
October 17, 2016
Update: Judge declines to sign rioting charge against journalist related to coverage of N.D. pipeline protest
MANDAN, N.D. – A judge did not sign a criminal complaint against journalist Amy Goodman, finding a lack of probable cause to charge her with...
October 17, 2016 - 1:43pm
Pence: Russia should face 'severe consequences' if it's behind hack
WASHINGTON — Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence contradicted running mate Donald Trump on Sunday by saying evidence points...
October 17, 2016 - 3:38am
October 16, 2016
Putin dismisses U.S. hacking allegations as campaign rhetoric
GOA, India — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday shrugged off new U.S. threats to retaliate against alleged Russian hackers, saying...
October 16, 2016 - 11:24pm
Navy man arrested in San Diego crash that killed 4, injured 9
SAN DIEGO, Calif. — A U.S. Navy serviceman was under arrest on Sunday, Oct. 16, after a pickup truck he was driving while intoxicated...
October 16, 2016 - 9:52pm
Clinton heavily favored to win Electoral College, poll shows
NEW YORK—After a brutal week for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, Democrat Hillary Clinton maintained a substantial projected...
October 16, 2016 - 8:43pm
October 15, 2016
U.S. further eases restrictions on Cuba trade, travel
WASHINGTON—Americans traveling to Cuba will be allowed to bring home more of the communist-ruled island's coveted cigars and rum under...
October 15, 2016 - 9:13am
The Trump tightrope: Republicans weigh response with eye toward future
WASHINGTON — With Donald Trump's U.S. election prospects dimming and controversy swirling around him, future Republican presidential hopefuls...
October 15, 2016 - 9:12am
October 13, 2016
Man cuts off his ex-girlfriend’s nipples with scissors
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - A 45-year-old Sioux Falls man is in jail after police said he cut off the nipples of his ex-girlfriend with a scissors.Tony...
October 13, 2016 - 12:05pm