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Gov. Dayton: Session deadline? What deadline?
Minnesota hunter's death being investigated as homicide
Family establishes reward fund in Iron Range man's unsolved death
With Dakota Access in limbo, more Bakken crude to move on trains
Pearl Harbor memorial event with KMS band is living streaming here
Willmar WarHawks respond in force to Kennedy Elementary second grader's letter
Cards 3-0 after victory over Dassel-Cokato
Cardinal girls can't hold off Northern Lakes
Gophers slip past New Jersey team to go to 8-1
Becker hands Card girls first loss
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Ronald A. Olson
Luella O. Carlson
Janet L. Pearson
Marsall Kim Brinton
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
September 21, 2013
California law to regulate fracking signed by Gov. Brown
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - (Reuters) - California's first regulations on fracking and related oil production practices will go into effect next year in the most populous U.S. state under a bill signed into law on Friday by Democratic Governor Jerry Brown. Fracking, or hydraulic fracturing,...
September 21, 2013 - 9:15am
August 26, 2013
Yosemite wildfire grows, fueling dangerous winds
(Reuters) - A colossal wildfire raging across the western edge of Yosemite National Park swept further into the park on Sunday and forced the...
August 26, 2013 - 7:26am
August 4, 2013
One dead, others injured as car drives through L.A. boardwalk
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A rapidly accelerating car driven by a young man screeched across a sidewalk and straight into a crowd enjoying one of Southern...
August 4, 2013 - 9:36am
July 23, 2013
Deputies: Bynes hospitalized after starting fire
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Amanda Bynes has been hospitalized for a mental health evaluation after a witness said he spotted flames on her pant legs...
July 23, 2013 - 4:12pm
July 16, 2013
Man found in California motel awakens with amnesia
PALM SPRINGS, Calif. — Four months after he was found unconscious in a Palm Springs, Calif., motel, doctors are looking into the mystery of a Florida man who awoke with no memory of his past and speaking only Swedish. Michael Boatwright, 61, woke up with amnesia, calling...
July 16, 2013 - 10:20am
July 5, 2013
Many injured at Calif. fireworks when platform tips (see video)
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) -- More than two dozen people were injured when a wood platform holding live fireworks tipped over, sending the pyrotechnics into a crowd at a Fourth of July show northwest of Los Angeles, authorities said Friday. Between 8,000 and 10,000 revelers were...
July 5, 2013 - 7:27am
June 26, 2013
Update: Supreme Court clears way for same-sex unions in California
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court has cleared the way for same-sex marriage in California by holding that defenders of California's gay...
June 26, 2013 - 9:33am
June 25, 2013
The Lone Ranger begins his ride to cinemas (video)
Johnny Depp and Arnie Hammer talk about their roles as Tonto and The Lone Ranger at the world premiere in California.
June 25, 2013 - 12:15pm
June 8, 2013
5 dead, 5 injured after Calif. shooting rampage
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) -- The gunman, dressed all in black and carrying a semi-automatic rifle, walked calmly through the Santa Monica College campus after killing his father, brother at their home and another man near the school, authorities said. He would kill a woman outside...
June 8, 2013 - 1:04pm
June 7, 2013
2 dead in burned home near California college shooting
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — A fire official in Santa Monica, Calif., says two men have been found dead in a burned home near a shooting scene...
June 7, 2013 - 4:11pm
June 5, 2013
Attorney: Michael Jackson's daughter hospitalized but is OK
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The 15-year-old daughter of Michael Jackson is physically fine after being taken to a hospital early Wednesday, an attorney...
June 5, 2013 - 3:33pm
May 28, 2013
Wal-Mart pleads guilty for Calif. hazardous waste
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will pay $81 million after pleading guilty to criminal charges the company dumped hazardous waste across California, a company spokeswoman said Tuesday.
May 28, 2013 - 3:28pm
May 7, 2013
Edina, Minn., man missing in Yosemite
EDINA, Minn. (AP) — Rangers are searching for a missing Edina man who went on a hike in Yosemite National Park. Authorities say 73-year-old Kenneth Stensby was hiking Vernal Fall solo when he disappeared. Stensby had been staying at the Ahwahnee Hotel and told staff Sunday...
May 7, 2013 - 7:00am
Limo driver, survivor views differ on fatal fire
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) -- As smoke thickened and a fire grew in the back of a limousine, Nelia Arellano desperately tried to squeeze through a 3 foot by 1 1/2-foot partition. By MARTHA MENDOZA and GARANCE BURKE Associated Press REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) -- As...
May 7, 2013 - 6:38am
May 5, 2013
Patrol: 5 women die in limo fire on Calif. bridge
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A limousine traveling on a major bridge over San Francisco Bay burst into flames, killing five women who were trapped inside and injuring four other women who escaped, authorities said Sunday. By JOHN S. MARSHALL Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO...
May 5, 2013 - 2:39pm