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Too hot to bear: Furry visitor escapes Minnesota heat in kiddie pool
Minnesota couple's tree house is what dreams are made of
Former Willmar man pleads not guilty to rape of teenager
MnDOT invites public to open house on Willmar wye project
Planning gets underway for complex reconstruction of County Road 5
NFL Notebook: Gordon reinstated, then suffers injury
Roundup: Raymond tunes up for 11C playoffs with win over Marshall
Stingers keep hot streak going
Willmar rides pitching to VFW playoff win
Fighting injuries, Vikings OL Loadholt plans to retire
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Audrey O. Forkrud
Stanley A. Nelson
Mae L. Dahl
Chris "Doc" Nissen
Diane K. Rittenhouse
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
July 25, 2016
News anchor swept over waterfall, plunges 125 feet to her death
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A television news anchor from Georgia fell 125 feet to her death in North Carolina after being swept over a waterfall,...
July 25, 2016 - 3:04pm
July 19, 2016
Minnesota girl injured after falling off tube, being hit by boat
BATTLE LAKE -- A 12-year-old girl who had fallen off a tube while it was being towed was injured when she was hit by a passing boat Sunday afternoon...
July 19, 2016 - 7:32am
July 18, 2016
3-year-old Minnesotan in critical condition after falling into septic tank
A 3-year-old boy found unresponsive in a septic tank on Sunday night in Duluth Township remained in critical condition Monday at Essentia Health-St....
July 18, 2016 - 1:48pm
June 29, 2016
Two injured when motorcycle hits deer near Lake Lillian
LAKE LILLIAN -- Two people were injured Tuesday night in southern Kandiyohi County when the motorcycle they were riding collided with a deer....
June 29, 2016 - 7:32am
June 20, 2016
Records published June 20
This is the records summary for June 20. Rural Belgrade man dies in ATV rollover WILLMAR — A rural Belgrade man died Saturday afternoon when...
June 20, 2016 - 12:00am
June 17, 2016
Law enforcement identify Atwater man who died in lawn mower accident
ATWATER -- Authorities have identified the 79-year-old Atwater man who died just before noon Thursday after his riding lawn mower tipped over...
June 17, 2016 - 9:49am
June 16, 2016
Dashboard cam captures elderly Minnesotan's near-miss with another motorist
The dashboard camera of a Minnesota State Patrol squad car recently captured this video of a car narrowly missing another vehicle on Highway...
June 16, 2016 - 1:20pm
June 10, 2016
Montevideo woman in wheelchair struck, injured in pedestrian crosswalk
MONTEVIDEO -- A 52-year-old Montevideo woman in a motorized wheelchair was struck and injured Friday afternoon in a pedestrian crosswalk in Montevideo....
June 10, 2016 - 9:47pm
June 7, 2016
Car catches on fire after rear ending semi on U.S. Highway 12 in Atwater
A car and a semi crashed late Tuesday afternoon on U.S. Highway 12 in Atwater. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 2007 Internation Semi/Trailer combination was headed westbound on Highway 12 when it stopped to make a left turn into Bushmills Ethanol Plan. A 1999 Ford Escort...
June 7, 2016 - 9:59pm
Crash into power pole causes outage for 30
SPICER—Thirty-one Xcel Energy customers in the Spicer area were left without power for nearly five hours Monday after a West Central Sanitation truck crashed into a high-voltage power pole, brought down the power lines and caught fire. It happened just after 4 p.m. in the 6700...
June 7, 2016 - 6:45pm
May 24, 2016
Minnesota man thrown 25 feet after bicycle struck by car
A Brainerd man was airlifted to the hospital with serious injuries following a car versus bicyclist crash Monday evening on Oak Street in Brainerd....
May 24, 2016 - 9:21am
Records published May 24
This is the records summary for May 24. Man arrested after making threats with gun WILLMAR — A 29-year-old Willmar man who is alleged to have threatened residents while showing a firearm in his waistband is in jail this afternoon, at least partially thanks to an “alert citizen”...
May 24, 2016 - 12:00am
May 23, 2016
Minnesota auto body shop owner says insurance agents using tactic illegal in state
MOORHEAD — The owner of Lloyd's Auto Body in Moorhead is fed up with "steering"— when customers are advised, or coerced, by their insurance...
May 23, 2016 - 3:27pm
May 21, 2016
Pennock woman airlifted after being pinned by fallen tree branch
PENNOCK -- A woman was airlifted from a rural Pennock residence Saturday afternoon with neck and back injuries after a large tree branch fell and pinned her to the lawn tractor she was driving. According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office, the unidentified woman was mowing...
May 21, 2016 - 5:21pm
May 16, 2016
Two vehicles roll over in separate Willmar crashes
WILLMAR -- Willmar police responded to two rollover crashes Monday afternoon. Around 2 p.m., a man driving a 2005 silver Nissan Murano lost...
May 16, 2016 - 5:56pm