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Corps denies easement to complete Dakota Access Pipeline construction in ND
Law enforcers back away from skirmish line to de-escalate tensions at Standing Rock protest site
Ag Career Fair and Technology Showcase
Fire damages rural Olivia home
Law enforcement urges peace during pipeline protests
Willmar fifth at NXN nationals
Toriumi's hat trick powers WarHawks
Dragons win first of two on northern road trip
Slagter scores 31 in Cards' tournament win
Aggressive D key to Cardinals' victory
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'
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Around our region published Nov. 30
Willmar Senior High announces first-term honor roll
Evelyn R. Yanish
Todd D. Johnson
Helen W. Olson
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
November 17, 2016
Intruder head butts Willmar business owner, but escapes with his hide
WILLMAR — A daytime intruder head-butted a rural Willmar business owner, jumped over counters and tipped over boxes before fleeing out...
November 17, 2016 - 11:49am
November 10, 2016
Two men charged with illegally taking deer in Minnesota
ERSKINE - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is investigating reported trespassing and illegal hunting Tuesday in northwest Minnesota....
November 10, 2016 - 10:42am
October 17, 2016
Court of Appeals upholds dismissal of poaching charges
ST. PAUL — It is unlawful for law enforcement to place a tracking device on a vehicle without a search warrant, the Minnesota Court of...
October 17, 2016 - 8:20pm
August 3, 2016
Hunters will soon no longer be able to bring entire deer carcasses into Minnesota
Starting this fall, hunters can no longer bring whole deer carcasses into Minnesota from anywhere in North America. This restriction includes...
August 3, 2016 - 9:04am
June 29, 2016
Two injured when motorcycle hits deer near Lake Lillian
LAKE LILLIAN -- Two people were injured Tuesday night in southern Kandiyohi County when the motorcycle they were riding collided with a deer....
June 29, 2016 - 7:32am
June 28, 2016
Starbuck man injured in crash with deer
BROOTEN - A 65-year-old Starbuck man was injured at 3:22 p.m. Sunday in a motorcycle crash on Stearns County Road 27.According to the Stearns...
June 28, 2016 - 9:46am
June 11, 2016
Two injured when motorcycle hits deer in Pope County
GLENWOOD -- Two people were injured Saturday afternoon when a motorcycle collided with a deer on Minnesota Highway 104 near Pope County Road 8 in southern Pope County. Rodney E. Stubbs, 59, and Cathy L. Stubbs, 57, both of Becker, were transported to Glacial Ridge Health System hospital...
June 11, 2016 - 5:54pm
May 2, 2016
ACLU joins appeal in GPS deer poaching case
ST. PAUL — The American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota has filed a petition to join the appeal on the dismissal of charges in a widely...
May 2, 2016 - 11:12pm
April 26, 2016
Prosecution suspended in case of Minnesotan accused of chasing deer with pontoon
HNOMEN, Minn. - Prosecution has been suspended in the case of a Moorhead man accused in Mahnomen County District Court of using his pontoon to...
April 26, 2016 - 7:55am
April 25, 2016
Prosecution suspended in case of man accused of chasing deer with pontoon
MAHNOMEN — Prosecution has been suspended in the case of a Moorhead man accused in Mahnomen County District Court of using his pontoon to prevent a swimming deer from reaching shore, resulting in the deer drowning. Steven W. Timm, 56, had faced one count of overworking or mistreating...
April 25, 2016 - 11:44pm
April 14, 2016
14 buck heads -- minus antlers -- appear in remote county park near Windom
WINDOM -- A possible case of poaching is being investigated after 14 deer heads were found in a remote county park in southwest Minnesota. According to Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer Dustin Miller, he was contacted over the weekend by an individual...
April 14, 2016 - 5:30am
February 17, 2016
In bizarre incident, Minnesotan injured after deer jumps between him, snowmobile windshield
UPSALA, Minn. - A Coon Rapids man was injured over the weekend when a deer jumped between him and the windshield of the snowmobile he was driving, the Morrison County Sheriff's Office reported. The sheriff's office was called at 5 p.m. Saturday to the snowmobile crash near 40th Street...
February 17, 2016 - 3:03pm
December 19, 2015
Defense challenges use of GPS tracker in western Minn. poaching case
MADISON — A twice-delayed case charging a Dawson man with 13 game and fish violations for the taking of deer is on hold again. Defense attorney William Peterson of Bloomington challenged how investigators tracked the alleged activities of his client, Joshua Liebl, 38. The attorney...
December 19, 2015 - 12:13am
December 11, 2015
VIDEO: Family rescues deer found hanging from fence on Hancock farm
Derrick Foss and his girlfriend Shannon Bosek were working on Foss' property in Hancock recently when they discovered a note on a napkin indicating...
December 11, 2015 - 7:08am
December 2, 2015
VIDEO: Acrobatic deer avoids injury after collision with police car
In a dramatic video caught by the dashboard camera of a Kenton County, Ky., Police Department, a deer performs a gold medal-worthy maneuver while...
December 2, 2015 - 11:56am