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5-year-old Minnesota girl fighting for life after farm accident
Federal cheese purchase to help dairy farmers, the poor
Clinton calls for lower price on allergy drug EpiPen
Interactive poll: Clinton leads Trump in key swing states, would likely win election
Renville County selects new administrator
Tigers overpower Twins
Reloaded Cardinals look to make further strides
May may still return to Twins lineup
Bridgewater throwing in practice
Broken hand not stopping roster hopes for Vikings' Roberson
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
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Study finds 50 children per day nationwide injured in stroller, carrier accidents
10 tips to avoid summer sabotage of diet, exercise
Reader News: A five-generation photo
Reader News: Celebrating 150 years of Martin Hanson Aasen
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
Carol J. Hansen
Gary G. Glein
Herbert K. Dittes
Emma Ruth Kassa
Melvin E. Anderson
Trump's new evolving immigration plan is no 'flip-flop'
Populism Even Republicans Can Get Behind
Commentary: A nice column about Donald Trump
Cartoon by Chris Britt
August 14, 2015
Suspect faces charges for high-speed chase, collision
WILLMAR — The suspect alleged to have crashed into a Willmar residence during a high-speed chase made her first court appearance Friday. Bryanna Joy Wells, 24, of Willmar, faces a felony charge of fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle and a misdemeanor charge of operating...
August 14, 2015 - 11:16pm
February 12, 2015
No injuries when passenger vehicle slides onto tracks, collides with train
WILLMAR — No injuries were reported as the result of collision between a train and a passenger vehicle Wednesday evening northwest of Willmar. Roads were icy at 8 p.m. Wednesday when Zachary Ronald Morris, 22, of Willmar, was driving southbound on 45th Street Northwest in a Saturn...
February 12, 2015 - 11:26pm
December 1, 2014
NLS school bus crashes Monday morning
NEW LONDON -- Students on their way to New London-Spicer schools Monday morning were involved in a collision south of New London. A school bus and Chevy Impala reportedly collided around 7:30 a.m. at an uncontrolled intersection in the 7500 block of 158th Avenue, Kandiyohi County...
December 1, 2014 - 11:14pm
October 6, 2014
Risk for deer-vehicle collision increases
ST. PAUL — Fall is breeding season for deer in Minnesota, and that means an animal’s date with a mate can turn deadly for deer and motorists. All motorists need to be alert because more deer are on the move — but motorcyclists are at the greatest risk. Seventeen of Minnesota’s...
October 6, 2014 - 11:13pm
August 20, 2014
Two drivers dead in head-on collision in Roseau County
ROSEAU, Minn. -- Two drivers died in a head-on collision in northwest Minnesota on Tuesday, the Minnesota State Patrol said. According to a preliminary accident report, one of the victims was driving west on Minnesota Highway 11 between Roseau and Warroad about 3 p.m. and attempted...
August 20, 2014 - 10:33am
July 31, 2014
One victim airlifted following semi-car collision on Highway 12 east of Pennock
PENNOCK - Multiple individuals were injured this morning in a semi-truck and car collision near the intersection of U.S. Highway 12 and 75th...
July 31, 2014 - 12:45pm
Update: U.S. 12 east of Pennock closed due to semi-car collision
Update: U.S. Highway 12 has re-opened PENNOCK - Multiple law enforcement and emergency response personnel are responding to a semi-truck and car collision near the intersection of U.S. 12 and 75th Street N.W., just east of Pennock, according to Kandiyohi County Dispatch. There...
July 31, 2014 - 11:45am
July 1, 2014
Bicyclist killed near Steen in southwest Minnesota
STEEN, Minn. — A bicyclist pulling a trailer carrying two children died in a collision with a truck in southwest Minnesota on Monday. The crash near Steen in Rock County occurred about 11:30 a.m. on Minnesota Highway 270, a Minnesota State Patrol report said. The name...
July 1, 2014 - 9:33am
August 30, 2013
Darwin collision results in diesel fuel leak
DARWIN — No injuries were reported but an estimated 150 to 180 gallons of diesel fuel leaked onto U.S. Highway 12 following a collision Thursday night between a car and a semi-truck in Darwin. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office said authorities responded at 9:24 p.m. after...
August 30, 2013 - 10:39am
May 9, 2013
Highway 12 reopens west of Murdock, Minn.
MURDOCK -- U.S. Highway 12 west of Murdock reopened for traffic at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, two to three days before officials thought it could be done. The highway was opened shortly after workers removed the ruptured anhydrous ammonia tank and semi-truck that had been struck around...
May 9, 2013 - 7:17pm
May 8, 2013
Highway 12 detour to remain in place, but cleanup progressing at accident site
MURDOCK -- Traffic will continue to be detoured around a portion of U.S. Highway 12 between Murdock and DeGraff for a few more days, possibly until Sunday, while anhydrous ammonia from a damaged tanker is safely removed. The situation is under control, but authorities are being careful...
May 8, 2013 - 6:27pm
May 7, 2013
Four treated after semi carrying anhydrous ammonia, train collide near Murdock, Minn.
MURDOCK — Four people were treated at the Swift County-Benson Hospital for inhalation of anhydrous ammonia, and two were subsequently transported...
May 7, 2013 - 11:00pm
February 6, 2012
Minnesota storm chaser killed in Oklahoma collision
SAPULPA, Okla. (AP) -- A storm chaser featured on The Weather Channel has been killed in a head-on collision in northeastern Oklahoma. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol hasn't released the names of those killed in a double-fatality accident on the Turner Turnpike in Sapulpa Saturday...
February 6, 2012 - 8:20am
December 23, 2010
No injuries in semi collision
December 23, 2010 - 12:00am
October 8, 2010
Atwater man in critical condition after collision
WILLMAR -- An Atwater man is in critical condition after a rear end collision Thursday evening at the intersection of state Highway 9 and County Road 33 in Swift County, according to the State Patrol. Devaan James, 43, is in serious condition after the incident, according to the...
October 8, 2010 - 12:00am