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Willmar soldiers return home
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
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
August 25, 2016
10-year-old boy dies in crash with 14-year-old driver
PLATTE, S.D. – A 10-year-old boy died Wednesday in a two-vehicle crash east of Platte in south-central South Dakota. Five other occupants were...
August 25, 2016 - 7:46am
August 22, 2016
106 years after tragic crash, locomotive located in Lake Superior
Guided not just by the hands of operator Tom Crossmon, but also by the past efforts of an extended network of divers and the collective memory...
August 22, 2016 - 11:13am
August 18, 2016
'We could have died': Minnesota family looks back on damage done by drunk driver
ST. PAUL—Erica Bodell still cannot talk without crying about an accident that injured her three children, but said it is important to urge...
August 18, 2016 - 2:59pm
August 16, 2016
Woman facing charges after fatal crash in Darwin
LITCHFIELD—Authorities now say a woman was high on illegal drugs April 15 when she crashed into another vehicle, igniting it and killing...
August 16, 2016 - 6:13pm
August 12, 2016
19-year-old dead after car blows tire, splits in two on I-35
A car crashed and split in two after a tire blew along a southern Minnesota interstate in a wreck that killed the 19-year-old driver and involved...
August 12, 2016 - 8:28am
August 11, 2016
Redwood Falls man injured in motorcycle crash
REDWOOD FALLS—A 55-year-old motorcycle driver was injured early Wednesday morning on state Highway 67 when he hit a dog and crashed into a...
August 11, 2016 - 3:12pm
August 9, 2016
Atwater man hospitalized after crash that knocked out power to parts of Willmar
WILLMAR—A single-vehicle rollover crash Sunday evening on U.S. Highway 12 in east Willmar disrupted traffic and interrupted electricity...
August 9, 2016 - 12:08pm
August 8, 2016
Families of teens killed in crash speak at sentencing of drunken driver from Paynesville
LITCHFIELD -- Images flashed across a Meeker County courtroom television screen Monday, showing two smiling teenagers wearing camouflage and...
August 8, 2016 - 9:07pm
August 5, 2016
Months later, distracted driver says he purposely drove head-on into police car
HUDSON, Wis. -- An inattentive driving ticket gave way to felony charges after a man, allegedly overcome by guilt, came forward to tell authorities...
August 5, 2016 - 7:34am
August 1, 2016
Victim of ATV crash in central Minnesota was a 45-year-old Hoffman man
ALEXANDRIA -- The 45-year-old Hoffman man who died when his all-terrain vehicle was hit by a car Saturday has been identified. Patrick Anderson...
August 1, 2016 - 9:08pm
Crash kills Minnesota family of 5 traveling for missionary work
A St. Paul family of five preparing for missionary work in Japan died on Interstate 80 in Nebraska on Sunday when a semitrailer truck rear-ended...
August 1, 2016 - 3:19pm
Records for Aug. 1
This is the records summary for Aug. 1 Benson man injured in Sunburg crash SUNBURG—Dustin J. Lundberg, 31, of Benson was injured Sunday morning in a one-vehicle crash. Lundberg was taken by Sunburg Ambulance to Rice Memorial Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries,...
August 1, 2016 - 12:01am
July 31, 2016
Fiery central Texas hot air balloon crash kills all 16 passengers
LOCKHART, Texas—A hot air balloon burst into flames over central Texas on Saturday after apparently striking power lines and plunged into...
July 31, 2016 - 11:07am
Benson man injured in one-vehicle crash
SUNBURG -- Dustin J. Lundberg, 31, of Benson was injured Sunday morning in a one-vehicle crash. Lundberg was taken by Sunburg Ambulance to Rice...
July 31, 2016 - 10:11am
July 27, 2016
ATV driven by 11-year-old Minnesotan crashes, injuring 6 kids
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- An 11-year-old was driving an all-terrain vehicle Tuesday with seven child passengers in Becker County when the vehicle...
July 27, 2016 - 2:50pm