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Man found dead under television at Minnesota home
Woman, five children rescued from Alexandria townhome fire
Truck hits State Patrol car, injuring trooper, then drives off
Willmar teen gets probation, community service for bomb threat
AgweekTV: Sweet crops
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
'Prairie Angels' makes a timely arrival in Renville County
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Curtis Burr Accola
Gregory W. Johnson
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
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
April 3, 2015
Fire department, DNR rescue deer stuck in Red Lake River
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- A successful rescue of a deer that was stranded in the icy waters of the Red Lake River in Crookston was caught on video Wednesday.
April 3, 2015 - 8:05am
January 29, 2015
Man resentenced to prison for 2012 rape
CROOKSTON — A man convicted of raping a woman in East Grand Forks in 2012 was resentenced to 12 years in prison Tuesday following a Minnesota Supreme Court ruling that criticized the lower court for letting the man go without prison time two years ago. Jose Arriaga Soto, 39, was...
January 29, 2015 - 7:00am