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Darwin teen airlifted after one-vehicle crash
Little Minnesota tackle company is leaving a big mark
Woman fires pellet gun at Pokemon Go players
News anchor swept over waterfall, plunges 125 feet to her death
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Jed Carlson column: 'Rand Jr.' looks back on his sports icon
Roundup: Chuckers earn spot in County Line title game
Stingers sweep pair on Sunday
Richards lifts Glenwood past BOLD and into state tournament
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
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Dahl -- Schow
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
Mark Donovan Goblirsch
Ardis "Rusty" Smith
Charlene M. (Gilbertson) Borotz
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
Tribune Opinion: Willmar benefits from 'Moving Health Forward'
Letter: A credit to sports writing
Letter: Criticism of Peppin unwarranted
Commentary: Latest VA fix creates new ills
September 8, 2014
Gateway to the outdoors
APPLETON — Imagine Ely without a single canoe outfitting business, and you can understand how Tim Rittenour viewed his hometown of Appleton. It’s...
September 8, 2014 - 11:38pm
August 21, 2014
Bringing her case to peers: Madison mother says giving medical cannabis to son to ease his pain is not child endangerment
MADISON — Minnesota’s debate over medical cannabis is headed to a courtroom in Lac qui Parle County, where Angela Brown wants a jury of her peers to hear her case. The 38-year-old mother from Madison is accused of giving her son medical cannabis to treat his pain from a traumatic...
August 21, 2014 - 10:55pm
August 20, 2014
Pomme de Terre River watershed impairments identified
APPLETON — Excessive nutrients feed algae blooms in four lakes that are part of the Pomme de Terre River watershed, and a section of the river...
August 20, 2014 - 11:18pm
August 4, 2014
Helping hands on the climb back up: When disaster strikes, veterinarian finds her solo practice is anything but
APPLETON — Dr. Rachel Bakeberg, D.V.M., made herself the exception when she graduated from the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary...
August 4, 2014 - 11:13pm
June 29, 2014
Icon of Appleton skies sees its final days
APPLETON — A television tower that once symbolized a rural community’s aspirations is coming down. A crew with Midwest Steeplejacks Inc.,...
June 29, 2014 - 11:23pm
May 9, 2014
Deputies search for gun after high-speed chase west of Morris
MORRIS — An Appleton man faces several criminal charges after a high-speed chase Wednesday west of Morris.
May 9, 2014 - 10:49pm
April 23, 2014
MPCA completes 60 enforcement cases in quarter
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency concluded 60 enforcement cases in 41 counties throughout Minnesota during the first quarter of 2014. Penalties from all 60 cases totaled just under $345,000. In addition to these 60 recently completed cases, the MPCA announced in...
April 23, 2014 - 11:27pm
March 7, 2014
BCA identifies Swift County deputy involved in shooting
BENSON — The state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has identified the Swift County deputy in the officer-involved shooting on Feb. 22 in rural Swift County. According to the Swift County Sheriff’s Office, Deputy Patrick Hammerud has been with the department for more than five...
March 7, 2014 - 10:29am
February 27, 2014
Suspect in officer-involved shooting charged with aggravated robbery
MORRIS — An Alexandria man who was shot by a Swift County deputy sheriff has been charged with one felony count of aggravated robbery after pretending to have a gun and taking $295 from a bar in Morris, authorities said.
February 27, 2014 - 5:02pm
February 24, 2014
Deputy shoots suspect in west central Minnesota
MORRIS, Minn. -- A deputy shot a man early Saturday in rural Swift County after an armed robbery in Morris.
February 24, 2014 - 8:46am
December 15, 2013
Sequestration hurts senior nutrition: Forcing changes in services, closings at some sites
APPLETON — When winter’s cold takes hold, it’s very easy for seniors to stay homebound and dwell on all the problems in life, according...
December 15, 2013 - 11:05pm
November 8, 2013
‘Keys to the City’ discussion set Wednesday at Pioneer Public TV Studios in Appleton
APPLETON — How the community of Appleton can position itself to grow to attract new businesses and residents will be the topic of a community-wide event starting at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the studios of Pioneer Public Television, 120 West Schlieman Avenue in Appleton. A group discussion...
November 8, 2013 - 11:17pm
October 21, 2013
Willmar, Minn., grad produces Pioneer TV’s Emmy-winning documentary
Dana Johnson said goodbye to Los Angeles and London and came home to Willmar and western Minnesota to launch her career in video production. Two...
October 21, 2013 - 1:59pm
October 3, 2013
It’s Meander time in the Upper Minnesota River area around Granite Falls, Minn.
Hundreds of visitors will be discovering the Upper Minnesota River area as they arrive for the 10th annual Meander Arts Crawl Friday through Sunday. The event offers a self-guided tour of artist studios featuring 45 artists who make the Upper Minnesota River counties their home. Hours...
October 3, 2013 - 11:28am
Saturday Nights! Meander’s opening act is live, outdoor theater in Granite Falls, Minn., with message for rural communities
GRANITE FALLS — Having already told the history of the Upper Minnesota River Valley from the ice age to the era of pioneer settlement, what...
October 3, 2013 - 11:26am