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Rural Maynard family escapes burning home
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Confusion on procedure takes new Willmar position off council table
Relay for Life Kandiyohi County
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Clinton picks Kaine as her running mate
June 29, 2016
UPDATE: Man's decapitation apparently in retaliation for alleged rape
A 20-year-old Hibbing man was beaten, stabbed and beheaded by an acquaintance — apparently in retribution for an alleged sexual assault —...
June 29, 2016 - 3:12pm
Landmark Minnesota restaurant reduced to ashes
An early morning blaze Wednesday destroyed a landmark restaurant in the city of Emily. The Bungalow Taphouse, which was originally built in 1903,...
June 29, 2016 - 2:41pm
Minnesotan charged with decapitating another man
A 36-year-old Deer River man charged with second-degree murder Tuesday in Itasca County is suspected of beheading a 20-year-old Hibbing man after...
June 29, 2016 - 11:24am
Blue Cross delivers major blow to health reform in Minnesota
Minnesota's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, has decided to stop selling health plans to individuals and families...
June 29, 2016 - 10:54am
Red Bull infantrymen prepare for deployment
CAMP RIPLEY—Minnesota National Guard soldiers of the 2nd Battalion-135th Infantry Regiment, 34th Infantry Division spent June 17-30 at Camp...
June 29, 2016 - 10:50am
June 28, 2016
Video captures motorcyclist being thrown from bike on I-94
WOODBURY - A motorcyclist’s harrowing collision with a foam pad falling off the back of a boat trailer on Interstate 94 in Woodbury was captured...
June 28, 2016 - 5:06pm
Man found drowned in lake with boat going in circles
ITASCA COUNTY - A Brooklyn Park, Minn., man was found drowned in an Itasca County lake Tuesday morning. Michael Angelo Olynick, 58, was discovered...
June 28, 2016 - 4:53pm
Health care costs remain a big concern for Minnesota employers
WILLMAR — There was no big surprise in most of the key findings of a recent statewide business survey on employer health benefits: The cost...
June 28, 2016 - 3:17pm
Minnesota teen making 'miracle' recovery after electric shock and 30-foot fall
Doctors are calling the recovery of a 16-year-old Sauk Rapids boy nothing short of a miracle. Just 12 days ago, Danny Fleigle was unconscious...
June 28, 2016 - 12:50pm
Excessive moisture taking a toll on some Minnesota crops
Crop progress on the Richard Peterson farm near Mountain Lake in southwest Minnesota so far this year has been mixed. He has a corn field that's...
June 28, 2016 - 12:00am
June 27, 2016
Benson woman reflects on life after brain cancer
BENSON — Tyson Cluever recently did something she never imagined she'd do — deftly maneuver a kayak through the whitewater rapids of the...
June 27, 2016 - 7:48pm
Baby loon rescued from Minnesota lawn
BAXTER - Loon chicks are most often seen perched atop the backs of their parents in an effort to protect them from potential predators. Which...
June 27, 2016 - 7:27pm
Appleton man’s design a finalist for state park license plate
APPLETON – An outdoor enthusiast and author from Appleton who wrote the book on tent camping in Minnesota could prove to be the guy who gives...
June 27, 2016 - 3:52pm
Minnesotan in custody for alleged assault on woman, chasing man with hatchet
DETROIT LAKES - A Park Rapids man is in the Becker County jail after allegedly assaulting a woman and then chasing around a man, who tried to...
June 27, 2016 - 3:28pm
Minnesotans invited to vote on new license plate design
State officials Monday revealed three designs for a Minnesota state parks and trails license plate and invited the public to vote online this...
June 27, 2016 - 3:08pm