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A slice of Granite Falls' history comes crumbling down
Kidney dialysis center to open in Renville County
Cop resigns after probe reveals he used police resources for nearly 100 sexual encounters
Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
Sen. Franken mocks Donald Trump in opening night DNC remarks
Fighting injuries, Vikings OL Loadholt plans to retire
MLB notebook: Yankees send Chapman to Cubs
Vikings rookie Treadwell says he's finally healthy after 2014 injury
10 possibilities for Twins' GM job
Injury forces Loadholt to retire
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
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
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Fern A. Heglund
Jervey C. Christiansen
R. Vernon Benson
Stanley A. Nelson
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
June 4, 2016
Commentary: California counts for nothing, again
I got my absentee ballot in the mail, which reminded me: We have an election next Tuesday. The excitement is hard to bear. Oh, wait. There is...
June 4, 2016 - 12:00am
April 29, 2016
Commentary: California looms large for GOP
In this presidential election, California could count for a lot. And that’s an idea that many residents of the Golden State are going to need...
April 29, 2016 - 12:10am
April 4, 2016
Man escapes car dangling on Malibu cliff, only to be hit by bus
A man who nearly drove his sports utility vehicle over a cliff in the posh beach front community of Malibu managed to escape his dangling car unharmed, only to be hit by a passing bus as he stumbled away from the wreckage, police said. The victim, who was not identified by authorities,...
April 4, 2016 - 4:25pm
March 29, 2016
Willmar man pedaling through deserts, over mountains for a cause
SALOME, Ariz. — It was a almost an afterthought for David Moody as he prepared for the longest bicycle ride he’d ever done. Before leaving...
March 29, 2016 - 11:21pm
December 9, 2015
California shooters borrowed $28,000 before attack
A married couple who killed 14 people in a California shooting rampage the FBI is investigating as an act of terrorism borrowed about $28,000...
December 9, 2015 - 12:12am
December 8, 2015
Authorities investigate possible link between Minnesotan and California shooters
ST. PAUL - The FBI is investigating a Minnesotan who faces federal terrorism charges to see if he was in contact with the couple involved in...
December 8, 2015 - 12:20pm
December 4, 2015
UPDATE: FBI investigating California shooting rampage as act of terrorism
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. -The FBI is investigating this week's massacre in which a married couple killed 14 people in California as an "act of...
December 4, 2015 - 10:45am
December 3, 2015
UPDATE: CNN reports California shooting suspect was radicalized
WASHINGTON - Syed Rizwan Farook, one of the two suspects in the mass shooting that killed 14 people in Southern California on Wednesday, was...
December 3, 2015 - 12:17pm
December 2, 2015
Two suspects dead after 14 killed in shooting rampage in California
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. - A man and a woman suspected of taking part in a shooting that killed 14 people and wounded 17 at a Southern California...
December 2, 2015 - 11:44pm
UPDATE: 14 confirmed dead in shooting at Calif. social services agency
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. - A manhunt was under way for up to three suspects after more than a dozen people were shot and killed at a holiday party...
December 2, 2015 - 3:39pm
September 18, 2015
Three charged in felony assault of Vikings fan
SANTA CLARA — Three people have been charged for felony assault on a Minnesota Vikings fan and security officer after the Monday night game against San Francisco. A video of the incident near the parking lot outside Levi’s Stadium went viral on social media and news outlets the...
September 18, 2015 - 10:57pm
August 30, 2015
California man dies in nine-person, two-vehicle crash
PENNOCK — One person died and eight were injured late Saturday in a two-vehicle broadside crash on U.S. Highway 12. Marcus U. Hahn, 55, of...
August 30, 2015 - 9:42pm
April 21, 2015
Commentary: Can the GOP learn from California?
LOS ANGELES—Jim Brulte, California's Republican chairman, has sobering but useful words for his party's leaders and 2016 candidates: If they don't learn from what happened to the GOP here, they may doom themselves to repeating its decidedly unpleasant experience. "California...
April 21, 2015 - 2:16am
April 16, 2015
Commentary: Farming Moves North With the Temperatures
Before there was a California, New England fed itself. Somehow. The soil was lousy, the climate cold and the diet limited (lots of cabbage, no avocados). At least there was plenty of water. Thanks to improved transportation, the production of fruits and vegetables followed the...
April 16, 2015 - 2:08am
April 14, 2015
Commentary: California water crisis is real
SAN DIEGO—In the Bible, Jesus turns water into wine. But in California, there are those who would take that miracle in the other direction. The Golden State needs water, and lots of it. The place has been parched for the past four years as it suffers through a record drought—the...
April 14, 2015 - 1:35am