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Law enforcement urges peace during pipeline protests
How will it end? Experts weigh in on possible outcomes of Dakota Access Pipeline protest
Fire at California loft party kills 9, higher death toll feared
Kandiyohi County Board to meet Friday
Truth-in-Taxation hearing to be held Monday at Willmar council meeting
Toriumi's hat trick powers WarHawks
Dragons win first of two on northern road trip
Slagter scores 31 in Cards' tournament win
Aggressive D key to Cardinals' victory
Sartell/Sauk Rapids blanks Willmar
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Around our region published Nov. 30
Willmar Senior High announces first-term honor roll
Evelyn R. Yanish
Todd D. Johnson
Helen W. Olson
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
November 22, 2016
Fight erupts over Civil War art at the state Capitol
ST. PAUL — A heated debate is roiling over a proposal to remove Civil War paintings from the Governor's Reception Room in the Minnesota...
November 22, 2016 - 6:51am
Hunger Solutions leader worries about federal funds
ST. PAUL — Turkey talk turned thoughtful Monday as a hunger fighter said she worries about feeding Minnesotans. Colleen Moriarty of Hunger...
November 22, 2016 - 6:39am
Wetterling family tells killer of anguish he caused
MINNEAPOLIS — Jacob Wetterling's younger sister Carmen is afraid of helicopters, can't stand to be alone and struggles to answer the question:...
November 22, 2016 - 4:59am
November 21, 2016
Hunter found dead near Minnesota deer stand
EMILY, Minn. — A 65-year-old hunter was found dead Saturday near a deer stand in Ross Lake Township. The St. Louis Park man was found lying...
November 21, 2016 - 1:59pm
Wetterling killer sentenced to 20 years in prison
Danny Heinrich, the man who confessed to killing Jacob Wetterling almost three decades ago, was sentenced to 20 years in prison Monday, Nov....
November 21, 2016 - 11:23am
Parts of Minnesota remain without power following winter storm
One of more than 3,000 Northland customers still without power on a 10 degree Sunday morning, Cook’s Elbow Lake Lodge was getting by with generators....
November 21, 2016 - 10:18am
November 20, 2016
Wetterlings expected to speak to son's killer during child porn sentencing
MINNEAPOLIS — In a federal courthouse in September, Patty and Jerry Wetterling sat in the front row and cried as they listened to what...
November 20, 2016 - 10:46pm
November 18, 2016
Heavy snow expected in Minnesota as road conditions deteriorate
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Heavy snow is expected to fall throughout Minnesota on Friday making travel difficult in western, central and northern...
November 18, 2016 - 10:02am
November 17, 2016
Authorities ID boy as suspect in vague Minnesota school threat
ST. PAUL—State officials say they know who made a vague threat to northern Minnesota schools, causing dozens to be locked down Wednesda. The...
November 17, 2016 - 1:48pm
Minnesota State chancellor says system needs state's help with budget deficit
ST. PAUL — Minnesota State has settled on a long list of fixes for the higher education system's yawning budget deficit, but it will need...
November 17, 2016 - 8:20am
November 16, 2016
Ramsey Co. Attorney: Deadly force not justified in Castile shooting, officer will be charged
ST. PAUL—Ramsey County Attorney John Choi said that the use of deadly force in the shooting of Philando Castile last July was not justified...
November 16, 2016 - 11:52am
Semi-tanker crash blocks Highway 7, west of Minneapolis
VICTORIA -- Part of State Highway 7 is expected to be closed until at least 6 p.m. Wednesday after a semi-tanker lost a 368,000-pound tank on...
November 16, 2016 - 11:45am
Reward offered for info on who shot, killed a Minnesota hunter
LITTLE FALLS — A reward of up to $10,000 is being offered by a private party for information that leads to the identification of the person...
November 16, 2016 - 8:11am
Dozens of women at Minnesota, N.D. colleges report being stalked by same man
Dozens of college-aged women are coming forward, claiming they've been harassed, abused, even bullied; all by one man. MSUM, Concordia and NDSU...
November 16, 2016 - 8:02am
November 15, 2016
Pawlenty not interested in treasury secretary job
ST. PAUL — Count former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty out as Trump administration Treasury secretary. The New York Times floated his name...
November 15, 2016 - 8:53pm