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Governor to receive invite to tour Appleton prison
Records for Aug. 27
New London depot makes another historic move
Community steps forward to help as water recedes
From digging to grain bins, farmers face varied dangers
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
NLS volleyball team wins two at Albany Invite
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
Molitor proceeding with caution on Mauer return
Maybe Bridgewater should just take a knee until Week 1
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Milestones launching in September
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
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Harold (Bill) William Wright
Cartoonist Opinions for Aug. 27
Letter: Our declining moral values
Why can't political ads be truthful?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Letter: Nutrition must start early in life
June 16, 2014
Conn. hoarder killed after house floor collapses
BOSTON – A 66-year-old Connecticut woman was found dead in the basement of her home after the first floor collapsed under the weight of a waist-deep pile of newspapers, bottles and other household detritus, local police said Sunday. Police in the suburb of Cheshire, Conn.,...
June 16, 2014 - 8:00am
August 4, 2013
Man buried when tunnel on Ore. mountain collapses, search continues today
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Rescuers were resuming a search Sunday for a snowboarder who was buried in a collapsing ice tunnel on Oregon's Mount Hood. The...
August 4, 2013 - 9:44am
June 6, 2013
Video: Search halted in Philadelphia building collapse; 6 dead
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The search-and-rescue operation at a deadly building collapse in Philadelphia has been halted for the moment. After working...
June 6, 2013 - 7:30am
June 5, 2013
Video: Philadelphia building collapses, people believed trapped
PHILADELPHIA — A four-story building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown, and the fire commissioner said as many as...
June 5, 2013 - 12:32pm
August 1, 2012
Editorial: A bridge collapse may come once more
The Interstate 35W bridge collapsed five years ago today, falling in quick order into the Mississippi River, killing 13 people and injuring more than 100 other individuals. It was supposed to be a seminal moment in America's history of infrastructure investment and maintenance. The...
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
February 2, 2011
Roof collapses at Glenwood store; nobody injured
GLENWOOD -- The roof of a Glenwood hardware store collapsed Tuesday, with five employees inside able to escape. No customers were inside at the time of the collapse. Snow accumulation is believed to have caused the collapse at Wagner Hardware, according to a press release by Glenwood...
February 2, 2011 - 8:00am
January 21, 2011
Update: Perham basketball player in critical condition after collapsing during game
GLYNDON, Minn. - A Perham boys basketball player who collapsed during a game Thursday evening is in critical condition at Sanford Medical Center...
January 21, 2011 - 11:29am
December 13, 2010
Video of the Metrodome roof collapse
Video of the Metrodome roof collapse.
December 13, 2010 - 9:41am
August 23, 2010
Bridge settlement includes $1.5M for memorial
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The settlement announced today for victims of the Interstate 35W bridge collapse includes $1.5 million for a memorial commemorating victims of the 2007 disaster. The money will be a donation from Robins Kaplan Miller and Ciresi and other law firms that represented...
August 23, 2010 - 2:00pm
Engineering firm to pay $52.4M in 35W bridge collapse
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- An engineering firm that consulted on the Minneapolis bridge that collapsed in 2007 has agreed to pay $52.4 million to victims. San Francisco-based URS Corp. had been sued by more than 100 people. They accused the company of missing warning signs in the Interstate...
August 23, 2010 - 12:11pm
Lawyers in 35W bridge case to make announcement at noon today
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Lawyers for victims of the Minneapolis bridge collapse say there will be an announcement at noon today, signaling a possible settlement. Lawyers for two firms representing victims and survivors of those killed in the August 2007 accident independently told...
August 23, 2010 - 10:29am
February 10, 2010
Snow coupled with ice-packed roofs have caused some buildings to topple under their own weight
SVEA -- A second roof in the area has collapsed under a growing snow load. Workers and family members with Gorans Brothers were able to safely...
February 10, 2010 - 12:00am
February 9, 2010
The snow that broke final truss
WILLMAR -- Snowfall caused the roof of a 50-by-174-foot warehouse to collapse at Perkins Lumber in Willmar around 3:30 P.M. Monday afternoon. According to Dan Anderson, vice president of Perkins Lumber, Monday's new snowfall combined with the nearly foot of ice already on the roof...
February 9, 2010 - 12:00am
December 28, 2009
NDSU building stabilized; cost of collapse could be 'several hundred thousand' dollars
FARGO - The foundation under a collapsed wall of Minard Hall at North Dakota State University has been stabilized, and officials are trying to figure out how to proceed with an addition and remodeling project. General contractor Meinecke-Johnson finished shoring up the building's...
December 28, 2009 - 10:28am
No one injured in overnight collapse at NDSU building site
FARGO, N.D. - Part of a wall collapsed from Minard Hall, a classroom building on the North Dakota State University campus, sometime between midnight...
December 28, 2009 - 9:59am