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Fire collapses portion of interstate highway in Atlanta
Seeking end to boycott, North Carolina rescinds transgender bathroom law
Verizon looking to launch online TV service
Teachers' union wants discipline change
Indonesian man found dead after being swallowed by python
More local vendors added to Target Field fare
Twins to break camp without ByungHo Park
With a shiner on his eye, Parise joins Wild for morning skate
Twins LHP Mejia named No. 5 starter
UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
'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
Letter: MN anti-environment bills put politics ahead of science
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
Dave & Vivian Swanson
March 14, 2017
Clara City EDA discusses MACCRAY discord
CLARA CITY — Members of the Clara City Economic Development Authority are considering whether to invite their counterparts in Raymond and...
March 14, 2017 - 6:26am
March 13, 2017
Appeals court rejects reduction in sentence in Renville County murder
OLIVIA — The Minnesota Court of Appeals rejected a bid by a Renville County defendant for a reduction of his 415-month prison sentence...
March 13, 2017 - 8:31pm
March 12, 2017
Early season signs are everywhere
WILLMAR — Amy Rager spotted the first drops of sap seeping from a wound on the sugar maple tree on her Chippewa County farm, and was in...
March 12, 2017 - 9:58pm
March 11, 2017
Mid-Minnesota to discuss regional road projects March 24
LITCHFIELD — Area residents have an opportunity to provide input and learn about transportation improvements being planned in the region...
March 11, 2017 - 8:22am
Legislators hopeful for Appleton prison legislation
APPLETON — Local legislators are hopeful legislation will be approved this session calling on the state of Minnesota to either lease or...
March 11, 2017 - 6:37am
March 9, 2017
Fagen aims to erect wind farm in Chippewa County
MONTEVIDEO — Construction could get underway this year on Chippewa County's first commercial wind farm. Fagen Engineering is currently...
March 9, 2017 - 7:47am
March 8, 2017
Updated: Minn. deputy commerce official from Litchfield arrested in prostitution sting
A deputy commissioner for the Minnesota Department of Commerce was among several men arrested in an undercover prostitution sting in St. Paul....
March 8, 2017 - 8:46pm
Pioneering role continues at Vanguard
GRANITE FALLS — Project Turnabout was termed a "pioneer" when it opened its doors to help compulsive gamblers 25 years ago. It still is....
March 8, 2017 - 4:53am
March 7, 2017
Bird Island opens Cultural Centre
BIRD ISLAND — Many rural communities are embracing art and culture to promote tourism and economic opportunity. And some rural communities...
March 7, 2017 - 6:18am
March 6, 2017
Morton man gets 15 years in federal prison for possessing handgun
ST. PAUL — A Morton man was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in federal prison for possessing a handgun as an ineligible person. Jeffrey...
March 6, 2017 - 5:48pm
Redwood County man dies in motorcycle crash
SANBORN — Redwood County authorities are investigating after a Sanborn man died Sunday evening in a motorcycle crash. According to the Redwood...
March 6, 2017 - 12:12pm
March 4, 2017
Quality over quantity
MONTEVIDEO - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is gathering public comments to prepare a deer management plan with the pledge it...
March 4, 2017 - 10:15am
Enrollment period for Walk-In Access Program now open
WILLMAR — The enrollment period for entering lands in the Walk-In Access Program is now open and will continue through April 28. The Walk-In Access Program is a voluntary option that provides public hunting opportunities on private lands. Landowners who enroll land are compensated...
March 4, 2017 - 5:49am
March 3, 2017
Minnesota state parks seek funding increase
ST. PAUL — Budget constraints have forced Minnesota's state parks to shorten camping seasons, postpone maintenance work, reduce winter...
March 3, 2017 - 5:07am
March 2, 2017
Three in west central Minn. charged with voter fraud
WILLMAR — Three people in west central Minnesota have been charged with knowingly voting as an ineligible person in the 2016 general election....
March 2, 2017 - 9:01pm