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January 31, 2017
21 died of domestic violence in Minnesota last year, report says
ST. PAUL — At least 21 people died as a result of domestic violence in the state last year, according to a report released Tuesday by the Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women. In one-third of the cases, children were present when their mother was killed or when her body was...
January 31, 2017 - 10:30pm
January 26, 2017
Letter: Don't cut domestic violence grants
President Trump's team is preparing its first budget and, true to his campaign promises, Trump's team wants to cut funding to many government...
January 26, 2017 - 1:46am
May 10, 2016
Willmar police officers honored for their quick response to domestic assault, arson last year
BLOOMINGTON — Three Willmar police officers have been honored by the American Red Cross for their quick responses in a 2015 domestic assault...
May 10, 2016 - 12:00pm
September 18, 2015
Video: Training to improve emergency response to domestic violence
WILLMAR — A two-day training starts today in Willmar to address one of the gaps in preventing and responding to domestic violence: choking...
September 18, 2015 - 12:00am
May 14, 2015
Former Maynard man recovering from stabbing in domestic assault urges others to seek help
WEST FARGO, N.D — Like many domestic violence victims, Keith Peterson put off getting help, over and over again.
May 14, 2015 - 12:21am
January 28, 2015
23 die from intimate violence in 2014
ST. PAUL — The T-shirts were nestled together in adult and child sizes, and each featured a photo — the smiling faces of Komel Crowley and...
January 28, 2015 - 8:47pm
December 22, 2014
Cameras see more than skin deep
WILLMAR –– Like a relationship that looks OK on the outside but is deeply troubled under the surface, the physical bruises of victims of domestic violence may also be difficult to see. Without evidence of abuse, perpetrators can go uncharged and victims remain at risk. But a...
December 22, 2014 - 10:30pm
August 1, 2014
Maynard man allegedly stabbed by girlfriend ‘relieved’ by split
FARGO, N.D. — Domestic violence experts often tell victims they are most at risk when they are trying to leave a toxic relationship.
August 1, 2014 - 11:14pm
October 8, 2013
Sjodin's mother speaking in Grand Forks, N.D.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Linda Walker, the mother of slain University of North Dakota student Dru Sjodin and an advocate for victims of violence, will speak at 7 tonight at the “Take Back the Night” rally in UND’s Memorial Union Ballroom, the university said. Since...
October 8, 2013 - 7:33am
February 12, 2013
Senate approves Violence Against Women Act
WASHINGTON (AP) -- By a robust bipartisan majority, the Senate voted Tuesday to renew the Violence Against Women Act with new assurances that gays and lesbians, immigrants and Native American women will have equal access to the act's anti-domestic violence programs. The 78-22 Senate...
February 12, 2013 - 2:32pm
January 30, 2013
Domestic homicides decline in Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Fewer Minnesotans died as the result of domestic violence in 2012. An annual report from the Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women says 18 people were killed in domestic violence situations last year, the lowest number since 1991. At least 14 women and one man...
January 30, 2013 - 6:58am