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Opening eyes to danger on the road
Willmar hospital and clinic seek affiliation with CentraCare of St. Cloud
Minnesota heroin dealer found guilty in first of 4 deaths
Residents of halfway house found two men dead from overdoses - their drug counselors
Minnesota lawmakers plan to wrap up special session Thursday as hundreds protest
Local Roundup: Area tennis players advance to 6A semifinals
Vikings still don't know if Bridgewater will ever play in NFL again
Twins' Hughes may not miss many games
Former Minnesota high school hockey star, current Penguins veteran Cullen playing Game 7 like it's his last
NFL eases celebration rules. One player already planning a TD party
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
David J. Peterson
Marilyn Ruth Rusthoven
Dr. Richard Clausen
Commentary: The genius of Roger Ailes
Letter: Give families options for early childhood education
Commentary: Federal power spins its ever-growing web
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
November 27, 2015
Nov. 27, 2015: Two in custody in Granite Falls after $20,000 in meth seized
GRANITE FALLS - Two men are in custody and facing first degree drug charges after a bust in which over $20,000 worth of methamphetamine was seized,...
November 27, 2015 - 10:29am
Bird flu numbers increase again; 97 Minnesota farms affected
WILLMAR –– Three new cases of bird flu were reported today on Minnesota farms, bringing the total number to 97 poultry farms affected by the deadly H5N2 virus. The latest cases include commercial turkey farms in Kandiyohi, Meeker and Brown counties that have presumptive positive...
May 27, 2015 - 3:08pm
March 8, 2012
Commentary: After Snowe, is Brown next?
To many New Englanders, Olympia Snowe had come to resemble Marilyn of "The Munsters" TV family. The senator from Maine seemed a normal Northeast Republican surrounded by party leaders sprouting fangs and cooing at bats -- but who regarded her as the odd one. "You can't be too careful...
March 8, 2012 - 9:55am
January 30, 2012
Letter: Do your part to protect lakes
After reading the article "Kandiyohi County among leaders in enforcement" dealing with aquatic invasive species in the Jan. 14 paper, I felt proud of our county for stepping up the enforcement but couldn't help feeling defeated when I realized how poorly other counties are doing in...
January 30, 2012 - 12:00am
November 20, 2010
Guilty plea entered in poaching ring arrest
OLIVIA -- An Olivia man believed to be at the center of a deer poaching ring pleaded guilty Friday to two charges for shining deer, but investigators are still hoping the public can offer information that could lead to charges against other possible accomplices. To date, charges...
November 20, 2010 - 12:00am
October 6, 2010
Commentary: What about Meg? Bet it on Jerry!
This is supposed to be the year of the (Republican) woman. It is most certainly the year of millionaire business execs no one ever heard of a month or two ago giving Democratic fixtures (e.g., Russ Feingold in Wisconsin and Andrew Cuomo in New York) a run for their money.
October 6, 2010 - 12:00am
August 31, 2010
CMA announces first round of nominees
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Miranda Lambert leads the first round of CMA Awards nominations with five, followed closely by Lady Antebellum with...
August 31, 2010 - 1:01pm
June 25, 2010
Tornado warning issued for southern Redwood and southwestern Brown counties until 7:45 p.m.
The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for southern Redwood and southwestern Brown counties in south central Minnesota until 7:45 p.m. * AT 650 PM CDT...RADAR WAS TRACKING A SEVERE STORM WITH STRONG ROTATION. THE MOST DANGEROUS PART OF THE STORM WAS 6 MILES ...
June 25, 2010 - 6:58pm
Thunderstorm warning issued for Redwood and southwestern Brown counties until 7:30 p.m.
The National Weather Service in the Twin Cities has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Redwood and southwestern Brown counties in south central Minnesota until 7:30 p.m. * AT 631 PM CDT...RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LARGE DAMAGING HAIL UP...
June 25, 2010 - 6:41pm
Tornado warning issued for parts of Yellow Medicine, Renville, Sibley, and Redwood counties until 5:30 p.m.
The National Weather Service in the Twin Cities has issued a tornado warning for southeastern Yellow Medicine County, southern Renville County, western Sibley County, eastern Redwood County, north central Brown County and northwestern Nicollet County in west central Minnesota until...
June 25, 2010 - 5:09pm
May 26, 2010
World Opinion: On the exit of former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown
An excerpt from recent editorials in newspapers in the world: From The Associated Press On the exit of former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown: Gordon Brown has twice starred in unlikely YouTube hits. The first was his response to the parliamentary expenses scandal, an ill-judged,...
May 26, 2010 - 12:00am
January 23, 2010
Cartoon by Chris Britt
January 23, 2010 - 12:00am
January 22, 2010
Commentary: Scott Brown's body politic
WASHINGTON -- There will be much harrumphing and punditry in the next few days about the meaning of Scott Brown and his phenomenal campaign for Ted Kennedy's U.S. Senate seat. How, in the final days of an election all but certain to go to the Democrats, did Brown, a mere state senator,...
January 22, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
Cartoon by Dave Grandlund
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am
February 27, 2009
16 arrested in Redwood County drug sweep
REDWOOD FALLS -- A joint task force of law enforcement agencies arrested 16 people in Redwood, Brown and Renville counties Thursday for felony level drug-related offenses in what many officials have called the most extensive and expensive undercover operation in Redwood County history. According...
February 27, 2009 - 12:00am