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Mills drops request for election recount in 8th District race
Separation anxiety: Trump's management style poses challenges in Oval Office
U.S. payrolls rise solidly; jobless rate falls to nine-year low
EMT Willmar ambulance hosts 10th annual toy drive
Mills drops request for recount in 8th District race
Dragons win first of two on northern road trip
Slagter scores 31 in Cards' tournament win
Aggressive D key to Cardinals' victory
Sartell/Sauk Rapids blanks Willmar
Gophers look to toughen up after first loss
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'
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
Obama's latest shrug of the shoulders
Helen W. Olson
Evelyn R. Yanish
Todd D. Johnson
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
October 11, 2016
Obama vows to send people to Mars by the 2030s
WASHINGTON — U.S. President Barack Obama, highlighting his pledge to send people to Mars by the 2030s, announced further public-private efforts Tuesday to build habitats that could help humans live long-term far from the Earth. "We are working with our commercial partners to...
October 11, 2016 - 4:07pm
January 20, 2016
Researchers find possible ninth planet beyond Neptune
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - The solar system may host a ninth planet that is about 10 times bigger than Earth and orbiting far beyond Neptune, according...
January 20, 2016 - 4:29pm
October 30, 2015
Large asteroid to make close approach to Earth on Halloween
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - A large asteroid that scientists only discovered this month will make a relatively close approach to Earth on Saturday, astronomers say, providing one of the best opportunities in years to gather data about a passing space rock. The asteroid, estimated...
October 30, 2015 - 1:27pm
November 2, 2012
Earth's a ball
November 2, 2012 - 12:00am
April 23, 2012
Earth Day at Prairie Woods ELC near Spicer, Minn.
The annual Earth Day celebration Saturday at the Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center in rural Spicer included exhibits and speakers discussing...
April 23, 2012 - 12:00am
April 5, 2012
White Earth offers Vikings stadium $400 million in exchange for casino rights
April 5, 2012 - 11:57am
February 21, 2012
Suspect held in Blue Earth, Minn., home invasion
BLUE EARTH, Minn. (AP) -- Police late Monday arrested a suspect in an early morning home invasion in southern Minnesota that left a 37-year-old man dead and three other people seriously injured. Police were called to a Blue Earth home about 12:30 a.m. Monday after a masked man entered...
February 21, 2012 - 8:26am
February 20, 2012
Authorities trying to determine whether masked man knew people inside Blue Earth house
BLUE EARTH, Minn. (AP) -- A masked man entered a southern Minnesota home early today and attacked its occupants, killing a 38-year-old man and seriously injuring three others, authorities said. No one had been arrested by afternoon, and authorities were still trying to determine...
February 20, 2012 - 4:31pm
February 16, 2012
White Earth pitches casino as way to help state of Minn., tribe
ST. PAUL -- A White Earth Nation proposal to build a Twin Cities casino that could help fund a new stadium is the most acceptable plan to help...
February 16, 2012 - 11:35am
February 15, 2012
White Earth to announce Twin Cities casino plan
ST. PAUL -- The White Earth Nation's chairwoman plans on Thursday to announce details of a proposal to build a Twin Cities casino that could provide funding to build a new Minnesota Vikings stadium. The announcement follows December comments by Chairwoman Erma Vizenor, who said White...
February 15, 2012 - 3:36pm
April 11, 2011
Proud of Minnesota's environment, speaker to reveal our messy history
SPICER -- Minnesotans take pride in protecting the environment. Stephen Lee knows what it took to get us here. Well into the early 1970s, the...
April 11, 2011 - 12:00am
Beastly puppets, tasty pancakes at Earth Day celebration at Prairie Woods
SPICER -- Beastly puppets, tasty pancakes and fun activities await you at the annual Earth Day celebration Saturday at Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center. The event is open to the public and admission is free. "Are You Thirsty?" is a puppet show presented at 10 a.m. by In...
April 11, 2011 - 12:00am
November 2, 2010
Is it time to batten down the hatches for economic storm?
MONTEVIDEO -- Forget the brutal winters. There is a financial storm coming, and west central Minnesota may be one of the better places to weather it, according to a popular Internet blogger on financial matters. Nicole Foss, of Ottawa, Canada, spoke Oct. 26 in Montevideo on what...
November 2, 2010 - 12:00am
July 13, 2010
White Earth protesters reportedly clash with tribal police
FARGO - Protesters who are pushing for the removal of White Earth (Minn.) Tribal Chairwoman Erma Vizenor clashed with tribal police officers,...
July 13, 2010 - 10:00am
April 27, 2010
Ojibwe tribes seek to co-manage all northern Minn. lakes
BEMIDJI - Leech Lake and White Earth Ojibwe bands want to co-manage all northern Minnesota resources with the state of Minnesota, asserting treaty rights allowing that. That goal became clear Monday in a letter from Leech Lake Tribal Chairman Archie LaRose to state Natural Resources...
April 27, 2010 - 7:25am