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Family establishes reward fund in Iron Range man's unsolved death
With Dakota Access in limbo, more Bakken crude to move on trains
Pearl Harbor memorial event with KMS band is living streaming here
Rep. Miller to conduct health insurance meeting Dec. 13 in Olivia
Merkel ally threatens Facebook with fines over online hate speech
Willmar WarHawks respond in force to Kennedy Elementary second grader's letter
Cards 3-0 after victory over Dassel-Cokato
Cardinal girls can't hold off Northern Lakes
Gophers slip past New Jersey team to go to 8-1
Becker hands Card girls first loss
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'
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
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
Ronald A. Olson
Luella O. Carlson
Janet L. Pearson
Marsall Kim Brinton
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 16, 2016
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
Chronic illnesses drive soaring health insurance costs in Minn.
ST. PAUL — Chronically ill Minnesotans are driving up health insurance premiums so much that state officials are rushing to deal with the...
November 15, 2016 - 7:13am
Air, ground, water search conducted for missing 17-year-old Minnesotan
BEMIDJI — About 85 officials from 16 agencies conducted a "large-scale search" Monday for Jeremy Jourdain, the 17-year-old Cass Lake boy...
November 15, 2016 - 4:21am
November 14, 2016
Controversial new city hall, divisive for many in small Minn. town, burns to ground
LAKELAND — Lakeland City Council member Jeri Ryan surveyed the charred remains from behind yellow police tape Monday morning, Nov. 14, and...
November 14, 2016 - 1:05pm
November 12, 2016
Alexandria man killed when run over with combine
ALEXANDRIA - A farm accident claimed the life of a Douglas County man Friday, Nov. 11. Ewald Wussow, 62, of Alexandria, was killed when he was...
November 12, 2016 - 5:20pm
November 11, 2016
Minnesota town evacuated after train derailment
ELLENDALE, Minn. -- A train derailment has forced the evacuation of Ellendale early Friday as well as the closure of Highway 30 near the city,...
November 11, 2016 - 10:18am
November 10, 2016
Minnesota Scout family honored for actions during fatal crash
WOODBURY, Minn.—It was a hot day in the summer of 2015. William Earley drove his sons, Lake Middle School students Liam and Ben, on a 70 mph...
November 10, 2016 - 10:46am
Two men charged with illegally taking deer in Minnesota
ERSKINE - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is investigating reported trespassing and illegal hunting Tuesday in northwest Minnesota....
November 10, 2016 - 10:42am
November 9, 2016
Republican wave strong enough to take over Minn. Senate
ST. PAUL -- Republicans apparently won control of the Minnesota Senate on Tuesday and came close in many races they were not expected to make...
November 9, 2016 - 10:51am
November 8, 2016
Victim, suspect identified in Wadena shooting
WADENA, Minn. — Authorities have identified a female victim and a suspect in a fatal shooting after a man led authorities on a chase through Wadena and Otter Tail Counties on Monday, Nov. 7. Around 2:30 p.m. Monday, the sheriff's office was called to the 300 block of Bryant...
November 8, 2016 - 4:57pm
Minn. man allegedly drives wrong cars while drunk
DONNELLY - Law enforcement officials learned a Donnelly man was driving under the influence when he drove two different cars he mistakenly thought...
November 8, 2016 - 2:50pm
Police: 'Smack fest' or face slapping contest at Minn. bar leads to beating
ST. PAUL—What started as a "smack fest" at a St. Paul bar ended with one of the participants assaulted by at least half a dozen people, police...
November 8, 2016 - 1:24pm