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Prosecutors want police conduct expert to testify at Minnesota police officer's manslaughter trial
Minn. legislators weigh increasing penalties for blocking highways during protests
Teenager supporting veterans around Minnesota with clothing
Two vineyards challenge Minnesota grape law
Subsidy cuts could mean 'death spiral' for small airports in upper Midwest
Rubio's three FTs send Wolves past Pacers
Local Roundup: Jackson earns All-America honors
U.S. women's team settle pay dispute, avoid boycott
Gimenez hardest transition to Twins may be getting son on the bandwagon
Tonkin polishing new cutter in Twins bullpen
'Trading Spaces' returning to TV
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
'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
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Keith L. Sorenson
Delores A. Larson
Ethel L. Anderson
LeRoy H. Koenen
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
Pinke: Rally around rural communities
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
Dave & Vivian Swanson
March 26, 2017
Faith, forgiveness help Minn. parents deal with daughter's death at hands of drunk driver
MOUNTAIN LAKE, Minn. — The morning after 21-year-old Hannah Stoesz was killed in a car crash on Interstate 90 near Fairmont, her sister...
March 26, 2017 - 8:21pm
March 15, 2017
Anez funeral scheduled for Saturday
WILLMAR — The funeral for Jared P. Anez, 45, of Willmar, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Willmar. Anez, a...
March 15, 2017 - 6:56pm
Update: Jared Anez, 45, Willmar School Board chairman and businessman, dies unexpectedly
WILLMAR — Jared Anez, chairman of the Willmar School Board, died unexpectedly Tuesday morning in Willmar. Anez, 45, reportedly was found...
March 15, 2017 - 5:49am
March 14, 2017
March 14: Willmar School Board Chairman Anez dies unexpectedly
WILLMAR — Jared Anez, chairman of the Willmar School Board, died unexpectedly Tuesday. Anez, 45, reportedly was found unresponsive after...
March 14, 2017 - 7:09pm
February 16, 2017
Update: Baby in Montevideo homicide investigation identified
MONTEVIDEO — The January death of a Montevideo 11-day-old baby is now being investigated as a homicide, police said Thursday. In a news...
February 16, 2017 - 4:42pm
January 11, 2017
Truck driver killed in collision with MnDOT snowplow in central Minn.
ROYALTON, Minn. -- A truck driver was killed Tuesday morning in central Minnesota when his vehicle rear-ended a snowplow. According to the Minnesota...
January 11, 2017 - 10:52am
January 1, 2017
'Bambi' artist dies at 106
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Tyrus Wong, whose paintings served as visual inspiration for Disney's animated classic "Bambi," died Friday, Dec. 30. He was 106. Wong's death was announced on his Facebook page. "With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of Tyrus Wong," the post read....
January 1, 2017 - 2:24pm
December 22, 2016
Benson man found dead, believed from cold weather
BENSON -- The Swift County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a 57-year-old man was found dead Sunday near the Lake Hassel access north...
December 22, 2016 - 2:27pm
December 19, 2016
Russian ambassador to Turkey shot dead in Ankara gallery
ANKARA - The Russian ambassador to Ankara was shot in the back and killed while giving a speech at an art gallery on Monday. Turkish security...
December 19, 2016 - 12:28pm
December 15, 2016
Update: New London horseman dies after Saturday's wagon accident
WILLMAR — Fred Zwart, the horse-drawn wagon driver injured in a Saturday crash during a Christmas light celebration in rural Willmar,...
December 15, 2016 - 5:56pm
Autopsy: St. Paul woman found dead outdoors had died of exposure
ST. PAUL—Exposure to the cold killed a 34-year-old woman who was found outside in St. Paul's Highland Park neighborhood Monday, the Ramsey...
December 15, 2016 - 10:41am
Northern Minn. man threw infant 12 feet into air, killing her
AITKIN —A 33-year-old Aitkin County man has been charged with allegedly throwing his 5-week-old daughter 12 feet into the air and across the...
December 15, 2016 - 5:58am
December 12, 2016
18 year old struck and killed by train in Anoka
ANOKA -- An 18-year-old woman was struck and killed by a train in Anoka Sunday morning at Metro Transit’s Northstar Commuter Rail station....
December 12, 2016 - 11:00am
Man, child found dead in Minnesota house
FARIBAULT, Minn. -- A man and child were found dead inside a house in Faribault, Minn., on Sunday afternoon after a neighbor looking through...
December 12, 2016 - 10:00am
December 10, 2016
Man found dead under television at Minnesota home
Man found dead under television at homeBROOKLYN PARK, Minn. -- Police do not suspect foul play in the case of a man who was found dead in his home Thursday in Brooklyn Park with a television lying on him. Brooklyn Park Deputy Police Chief Mark Bruley said police found the 41-year-old...
December 10, 2016 - 10:14am