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'I voted' stickers for all, less test help for many
Man who died on Big Kandi identified
BHS yearbook adviser on paid leave
5 questions with ... KaSondra Staiger, Rancher, Hebron, N.D.
Hwy. 59 to close Tuesday near Appleton
Ramirez goal lifts Minnesota United FC over Orlando City SC
Strikeouts mount for struggling Sano
Dozier's homer leads Twins past Rays
Durant, favored Warriors shrug off parity talk
Alonso looks to return to work with Indy 500 win
Watch: 'Price is Right' contestant loses his mind as he breaks Plinko record
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Memorial Day 2017: Willmar, area communities plan cemetery services and more
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Mary Ann Nagel
Marlyn W. Wacholz
Roger Herbert Holm
Laura Ione Rasmussen
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
Bursack: Dad needs help taking care of Mom but he won't allow it
Commentary: Health care for the future in our community
Letter: Playground is a community accomplishment
May 24, 2017
Residents of halfway house found two men dead from overdoses - their drug counselors
The man's losing battle with heroin was laid out right there on the nightstand of the halfway house. There were three morning devotionals, including...
May 24, 2017 - 9:39pm
May 16, 2017
Suspect in SD fentanyl case pleads not guilty
MITCHELL, S.D. — A Mitchell man accused of possessing more than 1,000 fentanyl pills pleaded not guilty Tuesday, May 16, to all charges....
May 16, 2017 - 2:53pm
May 15, 2017
Two arrested in New London drug raid
WILLMAR—Two New London residents were arrested in the early morning hours Monday after a narcotic search warrant was executed at a New...
May 15, 2017 - 10:29am
May 14, 2017
'What I needed to do': Fargo mom urged police to arrest her sons to save their lives
FARGO — Mary Locken was aiming to fire a warning shot. This single working mom wanted to put fear in the hearts of her teenage sons who'd...
May 14, 2017 - 6:00am
May 10, 2017
Leader of drug ring that targeted NW Minnesota reservations, ND sentenced to 25 years
MINNEAPOLIS—The ringleader of a multi-state drug trafficking organization prosecutors say flooded the Red Lake and White Earth reservations...
May 10, 2017 - 7:19pm
May 8, 2017
Synthetic marijuana taking toll in downtown St. Paul
ST. PAUL — Over and over again, St. Paul paramedics and EMTs have responded recently to people having bad reactions after apparently smoking synthetic marijuana. Some have been unconscious, some vomiting and others in a catatonic state. The medical calls keeping the fire department...
May 8, 2017 - 9:10pm
April 21, 2017
Three sentenced in largest ever heroin seizure in northern Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- A Minneapolis man was sentenced to 11 years in prison Friday for selling heroin in the Bemidji area and two co-defendants will also...
April 21, 2017 - 5:05pm
April 20, 2017
Minnesota sees 'alarming' rise in STDs, drug-related infections
ST. PAUL — State health officials are concerned about the sharp rise in sexually transmitted diseases and drug-related infections. According...
April 20, 2017 - 5:42pm
April 19, 2017
Rep. Peterson to host opioid crisis forum
SPICER, Minn. -- U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson will host a bipartisan legislative forum to discuss the opioid crisis at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 22,...
April 19, 2017 - 5:02pm
April 18, 2017
SD Highway Patrol makes major heroin bust near Rapid City
RAPID CITY, S.D. — South Dakota Highway Patrol seized 1.7 pounds of heroin, a bag of marijuana and nearly $27,000 in cash and checks near...
April 18, 2017 - 5:02pm
April 14, 2017
Narcan, counteragent in opioid overdoses, becoming more widely available in Minn.
ST. PAUL — Top state health officials have been working with pharmacies across Minnesota to make it easier for Minnesotans to get opiate...
April 14, 2017 - 3:51pm
April 4, 2017
SD hot dog shop owner gets 15 years for 'pushing illegal drugs' in community
MITCHELL, S.D.—An owner of a Mitchell hot dog shop was sentenced to the state penitentiary after what the defense and prosecution described...
April 4, 2017 - 5:41pm
March 29, 2017
Heroin use, addiction up sharply among U.S. whites
NEW YORK - Heroin use in the United States has risen five-fold in the past decade and dependence on the drug has more than tripled, with the...
March 29, 2017 - 11:57am
March 18, 2017
Cop's killer back in prison after failed drug test
OAKDALE, Minn. — A paroled cop killer is back in prison. Timothy Eling, 68, was released from prison in 2016 after serving 29 years for the...
March 18, 2017 - 2:46pm
March 17, 2017
Oklahoma lawmaker, found with boy in motel, charged with prostitution
An Oklahoma Republican state senator who campaigned as a champion of family values was booked on felony prostitution charges on Thursday, March...
March 17, 2017 - 4:00am