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At least one reportedly dead in Las Vegas strip shooting
Uber suspends self-driving car program after Arizona crash
US confirms coalition airstrike in Mosul district; dozens of civilians believed killed
With health care bill dead, Republicans turn to taxes
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State Basketball: CMCS suffers another last-second loss
New England tops United FC
Adrian Peterson willing to take less money for right fit
CMCS rebounds to play for consolation crown
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
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'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Commentary: Minnesota needs transportation investment
Midwest Opinion: A workable path to bipartisan health care reform
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March 3, 2017
Mailman, delivering package to Minn. home, faces bestiality charge
CROOKSTON, Minn. — A Polk County mailman faces felony charges after prosecutors say he broke into a customer's garage and engaged in a sexual...
March 3, 2017 - 10:14am
March 2, 2017
No more snow days in Minnesota schools? E-learning may be answer
ST. PAUL—With a bill introduced in the Minnesota House of Representatives that would allow school districts to turn snow days into "e-learning"...
March 2, 2017 - 9:46pm
October 4, 2016
Former Minnesota priest to be defrocked
CROOKSTON —A Minnesota survivor of sexual abuse by a Catholic priest has won a settlement in federal court to prevent her abuser, who was suspended...
October 4, 2016 - 8:23am
September 22, 2016
Minnesota woman charged with throwing coffee in cop's face
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- A 60-year-old Crookston woman faces felony charges after allegedly throwing a cup of coffee on a city police officer who...
September 22, 2016 - 1:48pm
August 3, 2016
Former teacher charged with having sex with students in Minnesota, North Dakota
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- A former Grand Forks teacher charged with having sexual relationships with a student in North Dakota faces similar charges...
August 3, 2016 - 7:31pm
August 1, 2016
Minnesota woman drives 120 miles with BAC four times the legal limit
CROOKSTON -- A Crookston woman was arrested Sunday after officers said she drove more than 120 miles with a blood alcohol content nearly four...
August 1, 2016 - 1:46pm
July 29, 2016
Minnesota mom accused of driving drunk with 5-year-old for over 100 miles
A Crookston mom is behind bars, accused of driving more than 100 miles with a BAC nearly 4 times the legal limit with her 5-year-old son was...
July 29, 2016 - 10:18pm
May 23, 2016
Woman steals UND police car and crashes it into Minnesota ditch
A woman was injured after reportedly stealing a University of North Dakota police cruiser in Grand Forks and crashing in a ditch near the University...
May 23, 2016 - 12:50am
May 3, 2016
Minnesota priest removed from assignment amid accusations of sexual abuse
A Catholic priest accused of sexually abusing a 15-year-old boy on the Red Lake Reservation in 2008 has been removed from his present assignment...
May 3, 2016 - 9:21am
April 19, 2016
Advocates aim to keep Crookston Diocese priest convicted of sex abuse from return to ministry
FARGO -- In hopes of preventing a Catholic priest from returning to the ministry after his conviction for sexually abusing a 16-year-old girl while serving in the region more than a decade ago, a support group is seeking possible victims in the Fargo area. Megan Peterson and Barbara...
April 19, 2016 - 5:30am
March 18, 2016
Minnesotan charged with committing obscene acts in front of children at bus stop
CROOKSTON - A Crookston man pleaded not guilty Thursday to threatening and committing obscene acts in front of children at a Crookston bus stop,...
March 18, 2016 - 5:30am
March 7, 2016
Minnesota woman seriously injured after being struck by semi
A Lake Bronson, Minn., woman was seriously injured early Sunday morning when she was struck by a semi on a highway near Crookston. Amber Shablow, 25, was walking southbound on U.S. Highway 75 north of Crookston at about 1:25 a.m. Sunday as she tried to flag down a 2014 Freightliner...
March 7, 2016 - 5:30am
December 15, 2015
Minnesota man faces charges for fire at Somali restaurant
CROOKSTON -- The suspect in last week's arson attack on a Somali business in Grand Forks has been arrested. Polk County Sheriff's deputies arrested...
December 15, 2015 - 8:41pm
June 29, 2015
Man charged in nursing home stabbing
CROOKSTON -- Polk County prosecutors charged a 52-year-old man with attempted murder after a man was stabbed in the chest with a steak knife at a Crookston retirement home. Brian Christopher Mitre of Crookston appeared Monday in Polk County District Court on felony charges of...
June 29, 2015 - 10:45pm
June 10, 2015
Crookston man pleads guilty to officer shooting
CROOKSTON — A northwest Minnesota man pleaded guilty Wednesday to two attempted murder charges for shooting at deputies at a farm and six other charges as part of a plea agreement. Michael Jon Perry, 23, of Crookston was accused of shooting at officers last September at a farm...
June 10, 2015 - 11:09pm