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County sends convoy to replenish salt supplies
Council takes steps to release federal airport funding
One-third of Minnesota kids live in low-income households
Bids awarded for Rice Hospital project
Men's Basketball: Gophers rough up D-II Franklin Pierce
Twins interview Rays’ Triple-A pitching coach for same position
Girls hockey: River Lakes blanks Icebreakers
Boys basketball roundup: Benson upends Hancock
Zucker, Wild edge Flyers
'West Side Story' musical production opens tonight at Willmar, Minnesota, High School
Taylor Swift to return to Fargodome; tickets on sale next month
BNSF Railway derailment in N.D. snarls train traffic
Target U.S. sales beat expectations; Canada unit faces review due to losses
Vikings can’t maintain early lead; fall 21-13 to Bears
Suspicions, speculation grow amid FBI’s MN terror probe
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Explaining my own quote
Editorial: A review of our 2014 endorsements
Letter: Still searching for Danny
Letter: An honor to serve veterans
October 23, 2014
Willmar astronomy students in class during ‘best astronomy year’
WILLMAR — The astronomy students at Willmar Senior High picked a great time to take that class. This fall they’ve seen a lunar eclipse, a comet pass through the Mars atmosphere, sun spots and a meteor shower. One of the highlights may have been Thursday afternoon, when students...
news / local
October 23, 2014 - 11:42pm
July 17, 2013
Study: Dead stars colliding forged gold on Earth
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A strange glow in space has provided fresh evidence that all the gold on Earth was forged from ancient collisions of dead stars, researchers reported Wednesday.
news / nation
July 17, 2013 - 1:30pm
February 6, 2013
Closest Earth-like planet just a 'stroll across park'
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- Earth-like worlds may be closer and more plentiful than anyone imagined. Astronomers reported Wednesday that the nearest Earth-like planet may be just 13 light-years away - or some 77 trillion miles. That planet hasn't been found yet, but should be there...
February 6, 2013 - 3:58pm
January 13, 2012
Areavoices.com: Last chance to see planet Neptune this season
You never know when the cosmos is going to drop in. I was driving home the other night and spotted Venus high above a street intersection in eastern Duluth. It was business as usual on Earth as the brightest of the planets cast a few rays in our direction. Tonight and tomorrow night...
January 13, 2012 - 9:00am
December 20, 2011
Areavoices.com: Winter solstice arrives tomorrow
If you yearn for more sun and less darkness, you'll get an early Christmas gift tomorrow. At 11:30 p.m. Central time, the sun hits bottom in...
December 20, 2011 - 1:40pm
December 9, 2011
Areavoices.com: Don't forget about tomorrow's lunar eclipse
OK - everyone ready for the lunar eclipse tomorrow morning? I figured one last reminder wouldn't hurt. While the eclipse is best viewed from...
December 9, 2011 - 2:48pm
December 7, 2011
Areavoices.com: Get ready for this weekend's total lunar eclipse
Not many of us choose to get up before sunrise on a Saturday morning, but this weekend you might want to make an exception. On Saturday, Dec....
December 7, 2011 - 9:16am