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Willmar Avenue Southwest reopens
Gov. Dayton says Vikings should suspend Peterson
Willmar man dies in Renville County accident
Extended stay expands
Willmar City Council tables downtown business sidewalk use
Prep volleyball roundup: Minneota blanks BBE
Adrian Peterson’s lawyer insists new child-abuse allegation ‘simply not true’
Girls tennis roundup: Willmar downs Tigers
Powers: Peterson case shows lack of leadership in the NFL
Joan Rivers, queen of acid put-downs, dies at age 81
Kosak of Olivia receives Guard honor
Theresa Gertrude Jochum
Diana L. Friehl
Doris B. Myhre
Marian D. Jones
Schmidt — Hagen
Stadem — Cuevas
Ciminski — Twist
Carleton — Gorans
Stumvoll — Boersma
Cartoon by Gary Markstein
Commentary: When will Minnesota fix U.S. Highway 12?
Letter: A first-rate production
Letter: Spend political dollars locally
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
December 3, 2010
Man dies, charges filed in one-punch fight incident in May in St. Michael
A former UND student body president who had been in a coma since May died early this morning, a development that means his alleged attacker will now face a charge of second-degree murder. For the full story,follow this link.
news / state
December 3, 2010 - 3:41pm
November 17, 2010
This is the records summary for Nov. 17. Benson woman dies of injuries suffered in July crash CLONTARF --A 90-year-old Benson woman has died as a result of injuries suffered in a two-vehicle crash July 9 near Clontarf. According to the State Patrol, Pearl I. Buyck died Monday at...
November 17, 2010 - 12:00am
September 24, 2010
Moondance Jam founder Bill Bieloh dies
The Bemidji Pioneer has learned that Bill Bieloh, founder of the popular Moondance Jam near Walker, has died. No details were available as of 11:30 a.m. Friday. Bieloh conceived the Jam in 1992 as a way to promote the riding stables he and his wife Kathy own. The event got off to...
news / state
September 24, 2010 - 11:49am
May 3, 2010
Actress Lynn Redgrave dies at age 67
NEW YORK (AP) -- Lynn Redgrave, an introspective and independent player in her family's acting dynasty who became a 1960s sensation as the unconventional...
May 3, 2010 - 1:00pm
April 14, 2010
Father of Moorhead burn victim: 'He stood between the devil and my son'
MOORHEAD - The father of the 12-year-old boy who survived a gas-fueled explosion Sunday in Moorhead knows that Dane Tvedt never made it to his son's side. But he still sees Tvedt's rush toward the blast and his sudden and mysterious death as a sacrifice. "It's like he stood between...
news / state
April 14, 2010 - 12:18pm
April 12, 2010
Raabe, 'Wizard of Oz' Munchkin actor, dies at 94
Meinhardt Raabe, who played the Munchkin coroner in ``The Wizard of Oz' and proclaimed in the movie that the Wicked Witch of the East was ``really most sincerely dead,' has died. He was 94. His caregiver, Cindy Bosnyak, said Raabe - pronounced RAH'-bee - died Friday morning at a...
news / entertainment
April 12, 2010 - 11:02am
June 30, 2009
Appleton teen dies in accident
APPLETON -- A 16-year-old Appleton youth has died following a motorcycle crash Sunday in rural Appleton. The Swift County Sheriff's Office identified the teen as Gary Telford. The sheriff's office received a 911 call at 6:20 p.m. Sunday. The crash was reported on private property...
news / local / region
June 30, 2009 - 12:00am
June 23, 2009
'Tonight' sidekick Ed McMahon dies in LA at 86
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Ed McMahon, the loyal "Tonight Show" sidekick who bolstered boss Johnny Carson with guffaws and a resounding "H-e-e-e-e-e-ere's Johnny!" for 30 years, has died at a Los Angeles hospital. He was 86. Publicist Howard Bragman says McMahon died early Tuesday at Ronald...
news / nation / entertainment
June 23, 2009 - 7:45am
January 17, 2009
HOLLOWAY (AP) -- A 75-year-old man has died after rescuing his female companion and severely disabled son from a house fire in southwestern Minnesota. The Swift County Sheriff's Office says Charles Brown got his 76-year-old companion and 27-year-old son out of the house moments before...
January 17, 2009 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Woman dies in Redwood Falls fire, man dies in Minneapolis fire
MINNEAPOLIS -- Authorities in Minneapolis and Redwood Falls, Minn., are investigating after two people died in unrelated residential fires. In Minneapolis, an 89-year-old man called 911 about 1:20 a.m. Wednesday to report a fire. He spoke with the dispatcher until he lost conciousness,...
news / region
December 3, 2008 - 8:00am