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Willmar man involved in new medical transportation business
Records published Oct. 25
Authorities seek new tips in 5-year-old death investigation
Former Watson mayor pleads guilty to burglary
Landfill fees to change Jan. 1
WCT 2016 Prep Volleyball Pairings
Roundup: YME opens 3A playoffs with straight-set win
Wild coach loves new Parise line
Zimmer says he has faith, but not proof yet of top team
NLS Football Preview: NLS, Melrose going in different directions
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
David O. Johnson
Kathleen H. Diederich
Donna G. R. Gilman
Presidential Endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
John Gehrking letter: Sawatzky is a typical politician
Paul Hoffer letter: Lang is ready to serve his district
Dionne commentary: Trump is not a GOP aberration
Estrich commentary: Trump is the uncontrollable man
August 29, 2016
Freak lightening storm kills 323 reindeer in Norway
OSLO, Norway -- A freak lightning storm has killed 323 reindeer in a remote mountainous area of Norway, officials said on Monday.Dead animals...
August 29, 2016 - 2:12pm
August 19, 2016
50 live cats, dozens dead in freezer, found in home
MONROE, Wis. — Authorities have removed dozens of dead cats from the freezer of a home in southern Wisconsin. Police confiscated 50 live cats...
August 19, 2016 - 12:28pm
June 28, 2016
Legendary girls basketball coach Pat Summitt dead at 64
Pat Summitt, the winningest coach in U.S. Division I college basketball history, died on Tuesday at the age of 64, the University of Tennessee...
June 28, 2016 - 9:54am
June 15, 2016
Former Miss North Dakota USA found dead in Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS — The Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office confirmed Wednesday, June 15, that it is investigating the cause of death for Samantha...
June 15, 2016 - 3:32pm
Minnesota State Patrol seeks public's help in hit-and-run crash that left girl, 10, dead
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota State Patrol is asking for the public's help as it continues to investigate a hit-and-run crash Friday that killed 10-year-old...
June 15, 2016 - 2:04pm
June 11, 2016
'Voice' contestant dies after being shot during autograph signing
Christina Grimmie, a rising singing star who gained fame as a YouTube sensation and a contestant on television's "The Voice," was shot dead while...
June 11, 2016 - 10:13am
April 25, 2016
South Dakota artist Terry Redlin dies
WATERTOWN, S.D. — A famed South Dakota artist died Sunday and while Terry Redlin wasn’t able to put a brush to canvas since his retirement...
April 25, 2016 - 9:34pm
April 24, 2016
Prince's vault could house hours of music
CHANHASSEN -- As the world comes to terms with the reality that Prince is no longer with us, many of his fans are asking the same question: What...
April 24, 2016 - 4:30pm
April 22, 2016
Sheriff: No foul play or suicide in Prince’s death
CHANHASSEN -- Questions about the cause of Prince’s death may take a while to be answered. A medical examiner based in Anoka County conducted...
April 22, 2016 - 11:20pm
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
April 22, 2016 - 12:15pm
April 21, 2016
Fans gather at Paisley Park, First Avenue to remember Prince
CHANHASSEN -- Lynette Nelson was in her 20s when she first met Prince at the packed Pacific Club in Minneapolis. His bodyguard asked for her...
April 21, 2016 - 11:50pm
Wrestling icon Chyna dead at 45
LOS ANGELES - Chyna, the former WWE wrestler and reality TV star, was found dead in her L.A. home on Wednesday. She was 45. The official cause...
April 21, 2016 - 9:19am
April 6, 2016
Country legend Merle Haggard dead at 79
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Country legend Merle Haggard, often called "the Poet of the Common Man," whose music reflected his hardscrabble roots...
April 6, 2016 - 12:52pm
February 19, 2016
'To Kill a Mockingbird' author Harper Lee dead at 89
LOS ANGELES - Harper Lee, author of the novel 'To Kill a Mockingbird," one of the greatest literary successes of the last century and the basis...
February 19, 2016 - 10:03am
January 18, 2016
Eagles guitarist Glenn Frey dead at 67
LOS ANGELES - Glenn Frey, a founding member and guitarist for the Eagles, died Monday. He was 67."It is with the heaviest of hearts that we announce...
January 18, 2016 - 4:36pm