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State seeking Adopt a Highway volunteers, program saves state $6 million
Federal judge strikes down Minn. rules on out-of-state power plants
Willmar City Council to meet Monday evening
Willmar Schools realigning program for English Learners to serve greater number of students
Kandiyohi County formalizes advisory committee for AIS prevention efforts
NHL Playoffs: Minnesota’s net still belongs to Bryzgalov
Prep Softball: Tribune area previews
NFL: 49ers put Kaepernick contract talks on hold
College Athletics: Foss, Fragodt honored as UMAC’s top scholar-athletes
The Insider: More Boston Marathon entrants from area listed
Stephen Colbert named to takeover 'Late Show' on CBS
4-part harmony on stage Saturday at WEAC in Willmar, Minn.
Bemidji featured as FX posts first seven minutes of 'Fargo' series
Mickey Rooney, versatile actor and master showman, dies At 93
David Letterman to retire from CBS 'Late Show' In 2015
Family Dollar to cuts jobs, plans to close about 350 stores
Green Mill reopens after extensive remodel
BlackBerry severs sales ties with T-Mobile
Nominatinations sought for B2B’s ‘5 Over 40’ issue in west central Minnesota
GlenOaks expands services offered at Village Apartments in New London
Donna J. Alberts
Cornelius "Cornie" Zondervan
Michael W. Pelkey
For area Magic: The Gathering fans, it’s more than just a game
Twitter rolls out new look to user profile pages
Motorcycle safety: Training key to saving lives this riding season
Valle — Steinhaus
Monson — Wetterling
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Commentary: Irrigation helps U.S. farmers feed the world
Letter: A need to help homeless
Commentary: Supreme oligarchy
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
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
June 10, 2010
Commentary: Democrats conflicted after a win in Arkansas primary
WASHINGTON -- This week's primaries should have been good news for Democrats. Instead, a stray comment from an Obama aide briefly threatened a civil war in the Democratic Party, which needs all the unity it can get. The administration moved quickly to heal bad feelings that burst...
opinion / commentary
June 10, 2010 - 12:00am