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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 22, 2016
Man shot by deputy following pursuit on Iron Range
A man suffered non-life-threatening injuries after being shot by a St. Louis County Sheriff's Office deputy early Tuesday morning following a...
November 22, 2016 - 3:02pm
October 14, 2016
Former Meeker County Sheriff's deputy pleads guilty to taking drugs and toys
LITCHFIELD — A former deputy with the Meeker County Sheriff's office pleaded guilty Friday to four charges related to theft of drugs that...
October 14, 2016 - 4:32pm
August 8, 2016
Minnesota deputy injured after man shoots at helicopter
CLEARBROOK, Minn. — A Polk County Sheriff's deputy suffered injuries from breaking glass when a man fired at a helicopter the deputy was riding...
August 8, 2016 - 9:29pm
July 14, 2016
Major rescue effort saved life of deputy swept away in flood
More than 20 people worked to rescue Bayfield County (Wis.) sheriff's deputy David Dawson Monday night, as he clung to a tree after his vehicle...
July 14, 2016 - 10:09am
June 17, 2016
Roseau deputy resigns, pleads guilty to ‘shooting up’ cabin, trying to burn gun
ROSEAU — A Roseau County deputy sheriff who pleading guilty to “shooting up” a hunting cabin and burning the gun has resigned from the department. Joshua McGurran Olson, 34, was charged in April with Roseau County District Court with first-degree damage to property, a felony,...
June 17, 2016 - 5:30am
May 25, 2016
Roseau deputy placed on leave after being accused of 'shooting up' cabin
ROSEAU -- A Roseau County deputy sheriff has been accused of "shooting up" a hunting cabin and burning the gun. Joshua McGurran Olson, Roseau, was charged in district court with first-degree damage to property, a felony, and falsely reporting crime, a misdemeanor. The Minnesota Bureau...
May 25, 2016 - 5:30am
April 20, 2016
Former Meeker Co. deputy charged with stealing drugs makes court appearance
LITCHFIELD — The former Meeker County sheriff’s deputy charged with stealing drugs from a drop box for unwanted drugs made an initial appearance...
April 20, 2016 - 10:24am
January 12, 2016
Minnesota deputy says he was drunk when he dragged, whipped and beat his K-9 partner
CARLTON — A Ramsey County sheriff's deputy pleaded guilty Tuesday to a misdemeanor animal cruelty charge in connection with the beating of...
January 12, 2016 - 2:31pm
October 22, 2015
Dayton to attend funeral for Aitkin County deputy
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton and Lt. Gov. Tina Smith plan to attend the funeral Friday for Aitkin County Deputy Steven Sandberg, killed in the...
October 22, 2015 - 11:36pm
October 20, 2015
Hundreds gather to pay respects to Minnesota deputy gunned down in hospital room
AITKIN — Hundreds of people filled the streets here Monday to pay their respects to one of their own, Aitkin County Sheriff’s Investigator...
October 20, 2015 - 10:10am
October 19, 2015
UPDATE: Man who shot and killed Minnesota deputy in St. Cloud hospital room was facing 7 felonies
AITKIN - The man who shot an Aitkin County sheriff's deputy Sunday at St. Cloud Hospital and then died afterward was facing seven felonies...
October 19, 2015 - 4:22pm
March 12, 2015
Pending investigation: Meeker County deputy alleged to have assaulted another officer
LITCHFIELD -- A Meeker County deputy has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation regarding the alleged assault of another law enforcement officer. Law enforcement received report Feb. 17 that Deputy Taylor Fenrich had allegedly assaulted another officer, according...
March 12, 2015 - 11:21am
April 17, 2014
Man accused of shooting deputy faces four felony counts, including attempted murder
ADA, Minn. – A 19-year-old man faces four felony charges after he was accused in Tuesday’s shooting of a Norman County deputy during a traffic stop east of Perley. Steven Anthony Henderson of Fertile was charged Thursday in a Norman County Courthouse with first degree attempted...
April 17, 2014 - 11:42am
April 15, 2014
Update: Suspect apprehended in Norman County deputy shooting near Perley
PERLEY, Minn. – A suspect has been apprehened in a shooting that wounded a Norman County deputy early Tuesday morning near Perley.
April 15, 2014 - 11:18am
Update: Deputy wounded in Norman County, manhunt underway in northwest Minn.
PERLEY, Minn. – A Norman County sheriff's deputy was shot and wounded early this morning near Perley.
April 15, 2014 - 9:51am