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Severed fingers traced to 23-year-old man ... but mystery remains over how they wound up in Minnesota park
Feds say a number of Mexican restaurants in Minnesota were drug fronts
USDA expects corn and soybean production to set new record highs
Potential tragedy averted in shooting at Minnesota apartment
10-year-old boy dies in crash with 14-year-old driver
Bridgewater calms concerns about sore shoulder
Cabrera leads Tigers past Twins, 9-4
Willmar tennis opens season with sweep
Tigers overpower Twins
Reloaded Cardinals look to make further strides
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Study finds 50 children per day nationwide injured in stroller, carrier accidents
10 tips to avoid summer sabotage of diet, exercise
Reader News: A five-generation photo
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Gary G. Glein
Carol J. Hansen
Herbert K. Dittes
Emma Ruth Kassa
Melvin E. Anderson
Trump's new evolving immigration plan is no 'flip-flop'
Populism Even Republicans Can Get Behind
Commentary: A nice column about Donald Trump
Cartoon by Chris Britt
June 13, 2013
'He's a good father,' says mother of Moorhead man whose infant died in van
MOORHEAD – Andrew Sandstrom dropped his wife off at work Tuesday afternoon and shortly after returned to the family’s apartment in Moorhead....
June 13, 2013 - 8:13am
NASCAR mourns death of driver Jason Leffler
SWEDESBORO, N.J. (AP) -- NASCAR driver Jason Leffler died after an accident in a heat race at a dirt car event at Bridgeport Speedway. The...
June 13, 2013 - 6:00am
June 12, 2013
Moorhead five-month-old baby dies after she was left in car seat for 'extended period of time'
MOORHEAD – A 5-month-old baby girl died here Tuesday night after she was left in her car seat in a vehicle.
June 12, 2013 - 6:47am
June 11, 2013
Mankato man dies during Canadian fishing trip
DULUTH, Minn. — A vacationer from southern Minnesota has died after falling out of a boat into a northwestern Ontario lake over the weekend. The accident happened Saturday afternoon on Manion Lake, which is about 70 miles northeast of International Falls by road. Ontario Provincial...
June 11, 2013 - 8:00am
June 6, 2013
Central Minn. man killed in N.D. construction accident
MANVEL, N.D. - A 58-year-old worker from Clear Lake, Minn., was killed this morning in a construction zone accident on Interstate 29 in Grand Forks County. It happened about 8 a.m. on northbound I-29, just south of Manvel, said Grand Forks Sheriff's Lt. Gary Grove. The male...
June 6, 2013 - 2:53pm
Video: Search halted in Philadelphia building collapse; 6 dead
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The search-and-rescue operation at a deadly building collapse in Philadelphia has been halted for the moment. After working...
June 6, 2013 - 7:30am
June 5, 2013
Man charged in fatal Alexandria stabbing
ALEXANDRIA - Prosecutors have charged an Alexandria man in the stabbing death of another man over the weekend. The Douglas County attorney has charged Kody Lee Klimek with two counts of second-degree murder and one count of third-degree murder. Klimek was arrested after 28-year-old...
June 5, 2013 - 8:00am
May 21, 2013
Lakeland teen whose farewell song became web hit dies (videos)
LAKELAND, Minn. - A Minnesota teenager whose farewell song "Clouds" became an Internet sensation with nearly 3 million views on YouTube died...
May 21, 2013 - 7:49am
May 2, 2013
Roseville K-9 partially paralyzed by criminal has died
ROSEVILLE, Minn. - The Roseville police dog partially paralyzed by a criminal has died at age 11. Officer John Jorgensen says his K-9 partner, Major, was euthanized this week at the University of Minnesota Veterinary Medical Center after contracting a bladder infection and pneumonia. Jorgensen...
May 2, 2013 - 12:30pm
April 23, 2013
2 adults found dead in Bagley, Minn.
BAGLEY – Two adults have been found dead in Bagley. According to a press release from the Clearwater County Sheriff’s Office: A 911 call was made about 6 p.m. Monday that resulted in the discovery of two dead adults in a Bagley residence. An investigation is ongoing and names...
April 23, 2013 - 5:23pm
April 19, 2013
1 dead, 2 injuries in Shakopee shooting
SHAKOPEE, Minn. - Police say one person is dead and two others are injured in a shooting at a Shakopee apartment building. Authorities say the shooting happened at the Hunters Ridge Apartments early Friday. KSTP-TV reports no one is in custody, but that officials say the public is...
April 19, 2013 - 10:07am
Driver dies in I-94 crash as snowstorm hits Minn.
MINNEAPOLIS - A teenage driver was killed as an April snowstorm made a slippery mess of Twin Cities roads. The Minnesota State Patrol says 16-year-old Jonathon Pohlen, of Houlton, Wis., was killed Thursday afternoon when he lost control on snowy Interstate 94 in eastern Minnesota,...
April 19, 2013 - 6:52am
April 17, 2013
Dead baby found in Red Wing laundry, wrapped in sheet from Twin Cities hospital
By Anne Jacobson Red Wing Republican-Eagle RED WING, Minn. -- A dead infant was found in hospital linens that had been delivered to Crothall Laundry on Tuesday morning, Red Wing Police Chief Roger Pohlman confirmed Tuesday evening. “We’re calling it a death investigation at this...
April 17, 2013 - 5:00am
April 15, 2013
Climbers recover body of snowmobile boy from Alaska glacier
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- The body of a 9-year-old boy who disappeared while snowmobiling with his father has been recovered from a crevasse in an Alaska glacier. Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said by email that the body of Shjon Brown, of Fairbanks, was recovered...
April 15, 2013 - 1:04pm
March 5, 2013
Hugo Chavez, fiery Venezuelan leader, dies at 58
CARACAS, Venezuela — President Hugo Chavez, the fiery populist who declared a socialist revolution in Venezuela, crusaded against U.S. influence...
March 5, 2013 - 4:35pm