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Highways 23, 212 among those increasing to 60 mph
MnSCU backs Ridgewater president after faculty vote of no confidence
Speed limits to increase on some rural, two-lane highways
Congress averts security agency shutdown with one-week spending fix
Records published Feb. 28
Prep Wrestling: Area has 10 entrants reach state semifinals
Girls Basketball: Cardinals win regular-season finale
Return of Garnett brings flashbacks
Butler, Bulls fight off Timberwolves
Boys basketball roundup: Bluejays knock off Lancers
Star Trek's 'Mr. Spock,' Leonard Nimoy, dies at 83
REVIEW: Barn’s ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ offers up a rousing good time
'Little Shop of Horrors' in full swing at The Barn
Smith triumphs with four Grammy wins, Beck gets best album
Odell "Red" Orland Reiten
Margie G. Bomstad
Kids and books in the kitchen
February/March edition of Live it! Magazine is now available online
Williams — DeRiso
Krueger — Lingle
Lund — Willenbring
Cartoon bu Catilino
Editorial: ‘Da Kid’ returns tonight, welcome
Letter: Willmar’s intellectual Taliban
Editorial: It’s time to speak on Hwy. 23 gap needs
Letter: Put salaries in perspective
December 23, 2014
Granite Falls police arrest Arkansas fugitive
GRANITE FALLS — A Montevideo woman who allegedly fled from Arkansas after being charged there with first-degree attempted murder and attempted arson was arrested Saturday in Granite Falls. Laurie Casey, 52, of Montevideo was transported by law enforcement Monday evening back to...
December 23, 2014 - 10:08pm
April 29, 2014
U.S. tornadoes kills 30, threaten more damage In South
TUPELO, Mississippi - At least 30 people across six states were killed in tornadoes unleashed by a vicious storm system that leveled towns and was threatening to cause more mayhem in heavily populated parts of the U.S. South on Tuesday.
news / nation
April 29, 2014 - 1:38pm
January 17, 2014
Rollover on icy northern Minn. highway kills Arkansas woman
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- An Arkansas woman was killed in a rollover crash Thursday afternoon on U.S. Highway 2 in Bemidji. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 2002 Chevrolet SK1 driven by Olen Defoure, 36, of Bald Knob, Ark., was traveling east on Highway 2 at about 1:45 p.m....
news / state
January 17, 2014 - 9:00am
November 25, 2013
Wal-Mart CEO steps down; McMillon is successor
<p>BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) -- Wal-Mart Stores CEO and President Mike Duke plans to step down Feb. 1. The company says Doug McMillon, head...
November 25, 2013 - 9:35am
September 9, 2013
107-year-old Arkansas man killed in shootout with police
LITTLE ROCK (Reuters) - A 107-year-old man was killed in a shootout with a police SWAT team at a home in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, where he had earlier threatened two people with a gun, authorities said on Sunday. The fatal shots were fired on Saturday night after Pine Bluff police...
news / nation
September 9, 2013 - 7:25am
March 7, 2013
Arkansas adopts US's most restrictive abortion law
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- Arkansas now has the nation's most restrictive abortion law - a near-ban on the procedure from the 12th week of pregnancy - unless a lawsuit or court action intervenes before it takes effect this summer. By ANDREW DeMILLO Associated Press LITTLE ROCK, Ark....
news / nation
March 7, 2013 - 7:24am
January 2, 2011
Arkansas game officials probe mystery of blackbirds falling dead out of the sky
BEEBE, Ark. (AP) -- Wildlife officials are trying to determine what caused more than 1,000 blackbirds to die and fall from the sky over an Arkansas town. The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission said Saturday that it began receiving reports about the dead birds about 11:30 p.m. the...
news / nation
January 2, 2011 - 8:46am
December 7, 2010
NLS rookie robotics team on the rise
The students in Andy Paulson's high school robotics class readily acknowledge their creation is more function than form, but their affection...
news / local
December 7, 2010 - 12:00am
September 1, 2010
Insurance investigator decides on cause of Ark. house fire: The dead plant did it
A fire that did $20,000 in damages to a northeast Arkansas home wasn't caused by an electrical problem or burning food or arson, an insurance investigator concluded. Instead, the dead plants did it, according to a report summary provided to the homeowner, Brian Duncan. "The fire...
September 1, 2010 - 2:23pm