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Minnesota man, 29, gets probation for fondling 67-year-old woman in her apartment
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
Bat-killing fungus expanding across Minnesota
U.S.-Israeli teen arrested in Israel for Jewish center bomb threats
House delays vote on health care bill
United States celebrates first World Baseball Classic title
Injured Lavine, his upbeat attitude still part of Timberwolves
Minnesota-born Lundquist chose broadcasting over the ministry 50-plus years ago
Bluejays ready to roll
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
'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
'The Big Bang Theory' spinoff 'Young Sheldon' officially ordered at CBS
'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
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Milton M. Hamann
Marian A. Hanson
Ruth O. Jones
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
Swift: The new 'Maximum Overdrive': Could our appliances be too smart?
November 21, 2016
Hunter found dead near Minnesota deer stand
EMILY, Minn. — A 65-year-old hunter was found dead Saturday near a deer stand in Ross Lake Township. The St. Louis Park man was found lying...
November 21, 2016 - 1:59pm
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