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Driver dies after semi leaves I-94, strikes trees
Latin America's cities sweat over health risks from urban heat
Yellow Medicine County turns to 'traditional' justice
Thousands of sexual assault evidence kits across Minnesota sit untested
Norma McCorvey, plaintiff in Roe v. Wade abortion ruling, dies at 69
Cards wrestling headed to State
Boys Basketball: Dragons' upset bid falls short
Girls Basketball: Cards stretch win streak to seven
Sports Briefs: Warrant issued for Jets' Darrelle Revis on assault charges
Boys Basketball: Marshall blisters Willmar
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Driving a hard bargain for taxes
States' rights? Not so much, when it comes to retirement savings
Murder and Mayhem are hers to tell in Redwood County
Fagen Fighters Museum in Granite Falls listed as a top Minnesota attraction
The many meanings of Valentine's Day
Lorraine "Lolly" Marlys Thompson
Daniel P. Schaefbauer
Gloria A. Schroeder
Dwaine B. Weber
Marlow W. Hanson
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Growing Together: Steps you need to know when growing plants indoors
Fielding Questions: Finding recommended varieties requires shopping
Minnesota Opinion: Minn. Legislature should pass compromise Real ID bill
February 18, 2017
Yellow Medicine County turns to 'traditional' justice
GRANITE FALLS — Skyrocketing costs for placing juvenile offenders in out-of-home facilities persuaded Yellow Medicine County in 2002 that...
11 hours 26 min ago
Renville County buffer law meetings slated Feb. 27-28
OLIVIA — Four meetings over two days in separate locations will be conducted in Renville County to provide information on the new buffer...
22 hours 52 min ago
February 17, 2017
Man pleads guilty to Pope County felony for posing as building contractor
GLENWOOD — Authorities say a Minot, North Dakota, man posed as a building contractor in July 2014, cashing his down payment checks of nearly...
February 17, 2017 - 6:49am
Redwood, Renville counties aim to make most of Minnesota River Valley
OLIVIA — There's no mystery about what attracts people to the Minnesota River Valley corridor shared by Renville and Redwood counties....
February 17, 2017 - 5:46am
February 16, 2017
Update: Baby in Montevideo homicide investigation identified
MONTEVIDEO — The January death of a Montevideo 11-day-old baby is now being investigated as a homicide, police said Thursday. In a news...
February 16, 2017 - 4:42pm
Death of baby in Montevideo ruled homicide
MONTEVIDEO — The January death of a Montevideo 11-day-old baby is now being investigated as a homicide, police said Thursday. In a news release,...
February 16, 2017 - 11:25am
February 15, 2017
MACCRAY board seeks to end divide
CLARA CITY — A divided MACCRAY School Board is looking for ways to unify after voters in the Feb. 7 referendum rejected a $38.8 million bond issue that would have created a single campus for the district. "People are asking: What now? What are we going to do now? Until we can...
February 15, 2017 - 7:21am
February 14, 2017
Titan Machinery to close 15 stores in Minn. and N.D. as part of dealership restructuring
WEST FARGO, N.D. — Fifteen stores in a network of agriculture and construction equipment dealers headquartered here will soon close, including...
February 14, 2017 - 9:03pm
February 12, 2017
Ice Castle Tournament pulls in 2,200 on Lac qui Parle Lake
WATSON — Record-breaking temperatures helped attract approximately 2,200 anglers to Lac qui Parle Lake for the fourth annual Ice Castle...
February 12, 2017 - 8:11pm
Man escapes as vehicle breaks through ice on Long Lake north of Willmar
WILLMAR — Gayne Stone's plans for ice fishing on Sunday evening came to an abrupt end when he discovered just how quickly ice conditions...
February 12, 2017 - 7:58pm
Lac qui Parle County 'out of network'
DAWSON — Living in Lac qui Parle County means more than being rural. It also means being "out of network'' for many farmers, business owners...
February 12, 2017 - 5:29pm
February 9, 2017
Paynesville man charged with arson of apartment complex
ST. CLOUD—Stearns County authorities on Thursday charged a 27-year-old Paynesville man with two felony counts of first-degree arson in...
February 9, 2017 - 12:39pm
February 8, 2017
A rural odyssey for art's sake: 'Public Transformation' explores the role of art in building rural communities
GRANITE FALLS — Ashley Hanson helps rural communities tell their stories in the landscapes that define them. She and Andrew Gaylord created...
February 8, 2017 - 11:19pm
February 7, 2017
MACCRAY rejects bond issue in close vote
CLARA CITY - Voters in the MACCRAY School District rejected a $38.8 million bond referendum for a single-campus system in a down-to-the wire...
February 7, 2017 - 10:44pm
Update: MACCRAY bond proposal for a single-campus plan defeated
Update 9:40 p.m.: MACCRAY bond proposal for a single-campus proposal defeated MACCRAY voters have defeated the proposed $38.8 million bond issue...
February 7, 2017 - 9:30pm