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Conversations about sexual assault have changed, but perceptions about victims persist
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Mike Jacobs: Hermit thrushes 'fall' into Grand Forks
Spotless for spring: 8 areas to deep clean for a sparkling home
Lake Superior's 'frightful blow'
Republicans elect outsider Jennifer Carnahan to head party
A look at the 11 players the Vikings selected in the 2017 draft
Penguins clobber Capitals to take 2-0 series lead
Larson capitalizes late to take ToyotaCare 250
Pageau's 4th goal lifts Senators in 2nd OT
Santana's tenure with the Twins may be in jeopardy
Minnesota offers filmmakers varied landscapes and cultural activity
Khloe Kardashian sued after sharing photo of herself on Instagram
ESPN layoffs: A list of which employees have been fired
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Young Artist's Concerts this weekend in Willmar, Paynesville
'King Ed' comedy on stage at Ridgewater College
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
Marion LaVerne Haug
Marie Ann Linn
Luverne A. "Pete" Peterson
Harriet "Leona" Madison
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
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Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
February 20, 2012
Not aLone Mom blog: Motherhood has its comedic moments
February 20, 2012 - 8:38am
August 10, 2011
Kandiyohi County dismisses charge in shaken baby case
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Attorney's office has dismissed charges against Travis Dean Ryks, 25, of Willmar in an alleged shaken baby case, the office announced this afternoon. Ryks was to have appeared for a hearing in district court tomorrow. A trial on the first degree assault...
August 10, 2011 - 5:35pm
May 5, 2011
Tribune editorial: The baby boomers have some clout now
The baby-boomer generation is fast becoming the new majority in America. For the first time in history, Americans 45 and older as a group now make up the majority of the voting-age population, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. This, in turn, will give this 45-plus group more political...
May 5, 2011 - 12:00am
December 30, 2010
Commentary: Zachary Furnish-John was a Xmas baby
Born on Christmas day in California to a surrogate mother, weighing in at 7 pounds 15 ounces. The son of proud fathers Sir Elton John and his civil partner David Furnish. No statement as to whether or which of the two was the sperm donor. "We are overwhelmed with happiness and...
December 30, 2010 - 12:00am
October 18, 2010
Bemidji man sentenced to 17 years in prison for murder of a baby
Timothy Kenneth Lundberg, 31, of Bemidji, was sentenced Monday in Beltrami County District Court to 206 months for the Dec. 18 second-degree murder of Ayven Jayce Shepard.
October 18, 2010 - 5:14pm
October 11, 2010
Baby's birth in Ohio scores 10s across the board: child born at 10:10 a.m. on 10/10/10
CLEVELAND - Proud parents in Cleveland are thinking of their baby as a perfect 10 - partly because of the way he arrived over the weekend. Kolsyn Liam (LEE'-uhm) Healy was born at 10:10 a.m. on Sunday, which was October 10th. That made it 10/10/10 on the calendar. The father, Nicholas...
October 11, 2010 - 10:10am
September 2, 2010
Prison stay revoked for 23-year-old Sartell man for having sexual relationship with teen
WILLMAR -- Derrick Jose Arredondo, 23, of Sartell, was ordered to serve 48 months in prison, with an additional 10-year conditional release period,...
September 2, 2010 - 12:00am
June 22, 2010
25-year-old Willmar man pleads not guilty in shaken baby case
WILLMAR -- Travis Dean Ryks, 25, of Willmar, pleaded not guilty Monday to a first-degree assault charge for allegedly shaking a 2-month-old baby...
June 22, 2010 - 12:00am
May 27, 2010
Bagley parents of baby born in car now dealing with media limelight
When the phone rang Wednesday morning, Amanda (Norgaard) McBride all but groaned. "Now who's calling?" she wondered. McBride has given countless...
May 27, 2010 - 1:21pm
May 4, 2010
Man found guilty of stealing baby formula, drug possession
WILLMAR -- Ismail Abokor Mohamud, 27, of Minneapolis, was found guilty Friday of fifth-degree drug possession, for having khat in his vehicle,...
May 4, 2010 - 12:00am
May 1, 2010
Cartoon by Chris Britt
May 1, 2010 - 12:00am
Cartoon by Chris Britt
May 1, 2010 - 12:00am
April 23, 2010
N.D. babysitter charged after 3-year-old found wandering highway
A Ramsey County deputy's discovery of a 3-year-old child wandering in the middle of North Dakota Highway 20 has led to an 18-year-old baby sitter being charged with neglect. Chelsea Walkingeagle of Grand Forks was arrested Wednesday and is expected to make an initial court appearance...
April 23, 2010 - 10:03am
April 21, 2010
Local volunteer organizations are looking at different ways of engaging young help
WILLMAR -- From her one-person office in Willmar, Marge Hanson covers a wide territory directing and coordinating Girl Scout programs in the region.
April 21, 2010 - 12:00am
April 14, 2010
Man pleads to stealing baby formula from Willmar store
WILLMAR -- Liban Hassan Osman, 28, of Blaine, pleaded guilty and was sentenced Monday on a gross misdemeanor charge of theft for his role in...
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am