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Minnesota siblings, each experiencing infant loss, raise funds for Cuddle Cots
Education funding up, but union urges veto
Charges filed against Tim Kaine's son, others who crashed Minnesota Capitol Trump rally
Fargo man injured when semi hits ditch, rolls onto roof
Disgraced former ND neurosurgeon to serve 36 months on child sex charge
Baseball: Workman-like Falcons take care of business
Local Roundup: Card tennis falls in 8AA semifinals
Homers back Archer as Rays topple Twins
Unbeaten Lynx crush winless Connecticut
United attendance above average
Watch: 'Price is Right' contestant loses his mind as he breaks Plinko record
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
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
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
Mary Ann Nagel
Marlyn W. Wacholz
Roger Herbert Holm
Laura Ione Rasmussen
Editiorial: Remembrance and safety are key for this weekend
Navarrrette: Welcome to the information crisis
Thomas: Saudi Arabia's duplicity
Commentary: Focus on victims reward terrorists
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
May 22, 2017
Minn. woman, 61, faces criminal charges after 30 cats were taken from her home
BRAINERD, Minn.—Criminal charges have been filed against a 61-year-old Crosby woman who is accused of mistreating 30 cats found on her...
May 22, 2017 - 5:33pm
April 28, 2017
'Shaving cats?!' Virginia police probe seven pet abductions
Police and townsfolk in Waynesboro, Virginia, are trying to figure out why someone is abducting pet cats and returning them with hairless underbellies....
April 28, 2017 - 2:16pm
March 6, 2017
Minnesota man finds beloved cat after it rides 400 miles under his truck
ST. PAUL—Pro tip for motorists with feline copilots: If kitty gets away while you're on the road and you can't find the pet, try checking...
March 6, 2017 - 8:45pm
March 5, 2017
Minnesota man charged with killing cats has massive social media following
MOORHEAD—A 23-year-old Moorhead man charged with killing at least three cats is an aspiring artist who has modeled for local businesses and...
March 5, 2017 - 2:07pm
March 3, 2017
Court complaints reveal gruesome details involving Minnesota man charged with killing three cats
MOORHEAD, Minn — A Moorhead man is charged in Clay County District Court with mistreating animals after admitting to Moorhead police he was...
March 3, 2017 - 3:53pm
August 19, 2016
50 live cats, dozens dead in freezer, found in home
MONROE, Wis. — Authorities have removed dozens of dead cats from the freezer of a home in southern Wisconsin. Police confiscated 50 live cats...
August 19, 2016 - 12:28pm
August 17, 2016
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
Finn is 5. He’s a hardy 96 pounds and has strawberry blonde hair, specked with white. He’s a handsome sort, with brown saucers for eyes that...
August 17, 2016 - 3:42pm
June 3, 2014
Shelter’s ‘Year of the Cat’ aims to boost cat adoptions
WILLMAR — It’s the Year of the Cat this year at Hawk Creek Animal Shelter and staff are redoubling their efforts to increase cat adoptions. From...
June 3, 2014 - 11:30pm
July 2, 2013
44 cats removed from northern Minn. house
GILBERT, Minn. - Authorities have removed 44 cats from a house in Gilbert - and they say more may still be inside. The Mesabi Daily News reports ( http://bit.ly/12AqCtg) that police executed a search warrant at the house on Michigan Avenue about noon Saturday after they got a complaint...
July 2, 2013 - 7:55am
May 16, 2013
New shelter initiative in Willmar, Minn., to help adopters and cats find the purr-fect match
WILLMAR -- Call it Match.com for cats. Hawk Creek Animal Shelter is launching the ASPCA's Meet Your Match program this month to engage the public...
May 16, 2013 - 5:42pm
January 8, 2013
Report recommends new strategies to increase cat adoptions at Willmar, Minn., shelter
WILLMAR — A consultants’ report suggests several strategies the Hawk Creek Animal Shelter can implement to increase adoption rates for cats...
January 8, 2013 - 10:55pm
February 23, 2012
Woman About Town blog: Memories from moving to the farm
February 23, 2012 - 8:39am
October 2, 2010
Animal shelter issues plea for help with high kitten census
WILLMAR -- It's raining cats and kittens at the Hawk Creek Animal Shelter. The shelter issued an appeal to the public this week to help by either...
October 2, 2010 - 12:00am
August 16, 2010
Stingers denied playoff access
THUNDER BAY, Ont. -- Needing to win two out of three games in the final regular-season series of the season against Thunder Bay to make the playoffs, the Willmar Stingers instead dropped the first two games and were eliminated from post-season play. After losing to the Border Cats...
August 16, 2010 - 12:00am
May 6, 2010
County Humane Society brings low-cost animal vaccination to neighborhood outreach clinics
Brenda Valenzuela clutched Oscar, her mixed-breed puppy, as she waited in line Tuesday evening at the Humane Society of Kandiyohi County's neighborhood...
May 6, 2010 - 12:00am