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Party host pleads guilty in Lac qui Parle case
Pump station to be added to pipeline through Meeker County
Man accused of shooting deputy faces four felony counts, including attempted murder
Jury selection complete in Little Falls murder case
MSU-Mankato players expected to practice Friday
Girls basketball: LQPV team MVP Freetly cuts award into thirds to share with teammates
Goalie Ilya Bryzgalov is No. 1 for Wild
Willmar notebook: Snow brings icy thoughts of Freon
Stephen Colbert named to takeover 'Late Show' on CBS
4-part harmony on stage Saturday at WEAC in Willmar, Minn.
Bemidji featured as FX posts first seven minutes of 'Fargo' series
Mickey Rooney, versatile actor and master showman, dies At 93
David Letterman to retire from CBS 'Late Show' In 2015
Family Dollar to cuts jobs, plans to close about 350 stores
Green Mill reopens after extensive remodel
BlackBerry severs sales ties with T-Mobile
Nominatinations sought for B2B’s ‘5 Over 40’ issue in west central Minnesota
GlenOaks expands services offered at Village Apartments in New London
Chester "Chet" L. Olsen
Mildred "Micky" H. Wermager
For area Magic: The Gathering fans, it’s more than just a game
Twitter rolls out new look to user profile pages
Motorcycle safety: Training key to saving lives this riding season
Valle — Steinhaus
Monson — Wetterling
Letter: Compassion within a tragedy
Minnesota Opinion: Stop distracted driving on Minnesota highways
Minnesota Opinion: Moving in a civil rights direction in America
Commentary: Rand Paul’s amateur hour
Commentary: Sebelius is a scapegoat for Obama
Sonshine's Tent City taking shape in northeast Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- Sonshine Festival campers are arriving today in northeast Willmar. Tent City is taking shape in the festival's camping area. Camping officially opened this morning at the annual Christian music festival, and stage performances begin this evening. Musicians will perform...
news / local
July 17, 2013 - 2:32pm
June 14, 2013
Encore! NBA crowd roars for 11-year-old mariachi singer (video)
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- An 11-year-old Latino boy whose singing of the national anthem at the NBA Finals set off a barrage of racist tweets earned...
news / nation
June 14, 2013 - 8:13am
Spring comic fest set at Minnesota State Fairgrounds
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) — Comic book fans will converge on the Minnesota State Fairgrounds this weekend for the Midwest Comic Book Association's SpringCon. More than 225 comic book creators are expected at this year's comic book carnival. The event opens to the public...
news / state
May 14, 2013 - 6:45am
Angelina Jolie says she had double mastectomy
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Angelina Jolie says that she has had a preventive double mastectomy after learning she carried a gene that made it extremely...
news / nation
May 14, 2013 - 6:23am
April 3, 2013
Spicer, Minn., woman takes party-planning expertise to ‘Today’ show in New York City
SPICER — It’s not easy packing up a party, flying halfway across the country and putting props, food and games all on display for a national television audience. “Chaos is a good word for it,” said Kelly Anderson, of Spicer, who was one of three women who competed last week...
news / local
April 3, 2013 - 11:43pm
February 10, 2013
Mumford and Sons take top award at Grammys
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mumford & Sons wrapped up a completely unpredictable Grammy Awards with perhaps the most surprising win of the night, taking home album of the year for “Babel.” It was an event that even shocked the London folk-rockers. “We figured we weren’t going...
entertainment / music
February 10, 2013 - 10:50pm
December 12, 2012
Top 2012 searches include Whitney, PSY, Sandy
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The world's attention wavered between the tragic and the silly in 2012, and along the way, Web surfers searched in huge numbers to find out about a royal princess, the latest iPad, and a record-breaking skydiver. Whitney Houston was the "top trending" search of...
December 12, 2012 - 12:44pm
November 24, 2012
Norwegian-Americans sought for reality show
November 24, 2012 - 12:00am
November 12, 2012
Elmo puppeteer accused of underage relationship (video)
November 12, 2012 - 9:34am
November 8, 2012
'Hairspray' opens tonight at Willmar, Minn., High School
November 8, 2012 - 9:05am
October 4, 2012
Outdoor community theater to open Meander weekend in Granite Falls, Minn.
October 4, 2012 - 7:50am
2012 arts crawl celebrates love of place, creativity along Minnesota River in western Minnesota
October 4, 2012 - 7:00am
Prairie roots grow deep in western Minnesota
October 4, 2012 - 7:00am
September 20, 2012
New London, Minn., couple ends 35-year run at Renaissance Festival
entertainment / showcase / news / local
September 20, 2012 - 6:00am
August 19, 2012
West Fargo diner abuzz after actor Tom Hanks and family drops in for breakfast
WEST FARGO - The breakfast and lunch rush is done for the week at TNT's Diner in West Fargo, but owners Tim and Tammy Hagensen are still buzzing...
August 19, 2012 - 7:40am