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Troubled lawyer shoots nine in Houston before being killed by police
Wash. mall shooter confesses, charged with 5 counts of murder
Harren chosen as permanent GM for Willmar utility
Renville, Redwood counties working on Minnesota River plan
Bluejays soar in four
Roundup: Wildcats snap streak with win over GSL
Basketball lifer Thibodeau ready to lead Timberwolves
Salute for Palmer planned at the Ryder Cup
Cardinal Pride to induct four into Hall of Fame
Brad Pitt expresses sadness over divorce filing
Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt
Ticket prices for Prince tribute concert start at $19.99
Mikko Cowdery, QuadraFeelyAxs performing this weekend in Willmar
19th annual Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! festival to be held this weekend
Vote in our Readers' Choice 2016
Citizens getting caught up in Minnesota River cleanup
Northland Outdoors: A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Reader News: RAPID Coalition effort
Poetry, pugs raise awareness for new FAFSA timeline
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Mary A. Krogfus
Donald R. Holmgren
Wallace "Wally" Heggestad
William "Bill" D. Latham
Dionne: Debate moderators shouldn't duck
Larry.R. Swenson: Different requirements for some?
Kent Syverson: Pedestrian bridge should be fixed
Frazee letter: Thank you for protecting and serving
Marcus: In praise of good government geeks
January 5, 2016
North Korea says tested hydrogen nuclear device
SEOUL — North Korea said it had successfully conducted a test of a miniaturized hydrogen nuclear device Wednesday morning. The announcement Wednesday on North Korean state TV followed detection of a 5.1 magnitude earthquake near its known nuclear test site earlier. The nuclear test...
January 5, 2016 - 10:06pm
April 7, 2015
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Cartoon by Steve Benson
April 7, 2015 - 1:00am
November 12, 2013
Willmar Police: New London boys have confessed to Wal-Mart threat
WILLMAR — Two New London-area boys have confessed to making the bomb threat directed last week at the Willmar Wal-Mart Supercenter. According to a Facebook post by the Willmar Police Department, the investigation into the threat resulted in a confession made by the boys, ages...
November 12, 2013 - 8:56am
November 7, 2013
Willmar Wal-Mart evacuated, police investigating incident
WILLMAR — Store officials evacuated the Willmar Wal-Mart Supercenter this afternoon after a person called the store and reported they believed there was a bomb in the building. According to Willmar Police Capt. Jim Felt, officers were called to the store just before 3:30 p.m....
November 7, 2013 - 4:56pm
October 16, 2013
Man arrested over dry ice blast at Los Angeles airport
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A 28-year-old man was arrested on Tuesday in connection with a dry ice bomb that exploded in an employee restroom at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday night, police said. The airport's terminal 2 was temporarily closed when the device went off. A...
October 16, 2013 - 7:16am
November 7, 2012
Bomb threat at Canby college forces evacuation, disrupts polling place
GRANITE FALLS -- A bomb threat forced the temporary evacuation of the Minnesota West Community and Technical College campus in Canby on Tuesday morning, as well as a polling place located there. No bomb was found, and Canby Police and the Yellow Medicine Sheriff's Office are seeking...
November 7, 2012 - 12:00am
November 6, 2012
Bomb threat at technical college in Canby forces evacuation, disrupts voting
CANBY -- A bomb threat forced the temporary evacuation of the Minnesota West Community and Technical College campus in Canby this morning, as well as a polling place located there. No bomb was found, and Canby Police and the Yellow Medicine Sheriff's Department are seeking information...
November 6, 2012 - 2:49pm
June 21, 2011
Reward offered in Meeker County mailbox bottle bomb case
LITCHFIELD -- The MN International Association of Arson Investigators is offering a reward up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for a homemade plastic bottle bomb that exploded in a mailbox north of Dassel. According to Meeker...
June 21, 2011 - 10:45am
September 24, 2010
Update: Bomb threat prompts evacuation of Luverne school
Update 11:30 a.m.
September 24, 2010 - 2:04pm
Suicide bomber attacks Somali hotel, killing 15
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) -- A suicide bomber and gunmen stormed a hotel in Somalia's capital today, killing at least 15 people including members of parliament in an attack that set off an hour-long gun battle, a military spokesman and a witness said. A parliamentarian who was at the...
August 24, 2010 - 8:00am
May 3, 2010
NYPD has video of possible bomb suspect
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police investigating a terror attack that could have set off a deadly fireball in Times Square focused Sunday on finding a man who was videotaped shedding his shirt near the SUV where the bomb was found. Police said the gasoline-and-propane bomb was crude but could...
May 3, 2010 - 12:00am
March 31, 2010
New suicide blasts kill 12 in southern Russia
MAKHACHKALA, Russia (AP) -- Two suicide bombers -- including one impersonating a police officer -- killed 12 people today in southern Russia. Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said the blasts may have been organized by the same militants who attacked the Moscow subway. The powerful former...
March 31, 2010 - 10:33am
May 7, 2009
Bomb squad responses to suspicious object at BNSF yard in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - The Grand Forks Regional Bomb Squad has been called to investigate a suspicious object in the train yard behind the Burlington Northern Credit Union at 3030 Demers Ave. Burlington Northern Sante Fe railroad called police about the suspicious object at about 10...
May 7, 2009 - 12:00pm