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Nome, ND relieved by church fire, but Cobb says he may still try to stay
Thousands participate in Ag Day at the Pavilion
Oil is running into pipeline under Missouri River, company says
Lawsuit filed against PolyMet land exchange
School kids visit farm
ND native who once made 2,750 free throws in a row dies at 94
NFL owners approve Raiders' move to Vegas
NFL owners approve Raiders' move to Las Vegas
Costco tees off on Titleist over golf balls
Girls Basketball: Oman a Class AA All-State first-teamer
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Msgr. Joseph R. Huebsch
David "Doc" Halliday
Shirley Mae Ehrlich
Pinke: Rally around rural communities
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Dave & Vivian Swanson
January 25, 2017
Farm couple urges YM County to take on buffer enforcement
GRANITE FALLS — A Yellow Medicine County farm couple is appealing a finding that a private ditch on their farm meets the criteria of being...
January 25, 2017 - 2:00am
December 24, 2016
Echo man sentenced for placing secret camera
GRANITE FALLS — An Echo man who placed a secret camera in a room where two teen girls were staying will serve four years of supervised...
December 24, 2016 - 7:40am
October 4, 2016
Western Minn. man pleads guilty to placing secret camera
GRANITE FALLS—A 52-year-old Echo man, accused of placing a secret camera in a room where two teenage girls were staying, pleaded guilty...
October 4, 2016 - 6:47am
July 14, 2016
Echo man charged with placing secret camera in girl’s bedroom
GRANITE FALLS -- A 32-year-old Echo man has been charged with interference of privacy of a minor and criminal sexual conduct, accused of placing...
July 14, 2016 - 11:45pm
April 16, 2015
Man accused of threatening to kill witness sentenced to probation
OLIVIA — A man alleged to have offered $10,000 to a man to kill a witness in a burglary case was sentenced Wednesday in Renville County District Court to 10 years of probation. Ronald James Anderson, 48, of Echo, was sentenced to six years of prison, which was stayed for 10 years,...
April 16, 2015 - 11:36pm
January 29, 2015
Amazon’s new voice-activated Echo opens the online world to Minneapolis author
MINNEAPOLIS — Playing a song on your smartphone or computer is such a simple and easy thing for most people. All it takes is a few taps. But...
January 29, 2015 - 9:00am
November 5, 2014
Municipal election results
The following are election results for municipal posts in selected cities in the region. Results are reported from the Secretary of State’s website and local officials, and they are unofficial until canvassing boards meet. The unofficial winners are marked with an asterisk. Details...
November 5, 2014 - 11:18pm
September 11, 2012
Echo, Granite Falls drivers hurt in crash north of Echo, Minn.
ECHO -- A 50-year-old Echo woman and a 17-year-old Granite Falls boy were treated and released from Granite Falls Hospital for injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash around 6:15 p.m. Monday north of Echo. According to the State Patrol, Carey L. Hoepner, 50 of Echo, was driving...
September 11, 2012 - 1:03pm
December 27, 2011
Area soldiers serve on agricultural mission in Afghanistan
ZABUL PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN -- Two local soldiers with the Minnesota National Guard were part of a foot patrol that brought them to an Afghanistan...
December 27, 2011 - 12:00am
August 22, 2011
Fire that destroyed bar and restaurant in Echo investigated as accidental
ECHO -- A fire that destroyed a bar and restaurant in Echo on Sunday is being investigated as an accidental fire by the State Fire Marshal, according to the Echo Police Department. The fire destroyed Lynae's Bar & Grill in downtown Echo, according to Echo Police Chief Tara Engstrom. Fire...
August 22, 2011 - 11:32am
May 18, 2010
Teen treated, released after crash west of Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS -- A 16-year-old Echo teenager was treated and released at Granite Falls Hospital for treatment of injuries sustained in a one-car crash around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday. According to the State Patrol, Michelle S. Knutson was driving a 2000 Oldsmobile Intrigue along State Highway...
May 18, 2010 - 1:19pm