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John Heard, 'Home Alone' Dad, Dies at 72
Update: Man dies after construction accident
Water sports 101: How to choose the best lake day activity
AgweekTV: Canola is king
Open house slated on Willmar intersection study
Grace breaks major single round golf record with 62
Lackney, Stinger dingers lead to sweep of Bucks
Martinez homers twice; Tigers sink Twins
Willmar legion ends season in slugfest
Report: Timberwolves one of ‘preferred landing spots’ for Kyrie Irving
Think Kim Kardashian is sexy? This app matches you with celebrity lookalikes.
Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dead at 89
'Walking Dead' stuntman reportedly died after missing safety cushion by inches
Amid rumors, Britney Spears will 'not' perform at Super Bowl in Minneapolis, Pepsi executive says
'Dead in Deadwood' murder mystery in Svea
Rockin' Robbins concert series kicks off at Robbins Island
Kandiyohi County Relay for Life 2017
Kandiyohi County's Relay For Life is Friday
Rew: A positive attitude is key to cancer fight
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Elizabeth "Betty" Tolberson
Lenh Dinh Phan
Dr. Wallace Edwin "Ed" Erickson
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
McFeely: Is Michele Bachmann dipping her toe in Minnesota governor race?
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
Column: Mom uses kindness to teach about differences
Letter: All the cool kids want broadband
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
July 21, 2017
Beet co-op aiming for 100 percent environmental compliance
OLIVIA — The Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative remains on track to meet environmental requirements and put behind it the issues...
July 21, 2017 - 7:27am
July 17, 2017
Noisy fish? Lake Superior underwater noises include ships, wind and ... eelpout
DULUTH — Jay Austin and his University of Minnesota Duluth research team were trying to study drifting ice sheets on Lake Superior when...
July 17, 2017 - 6:00am
July 16, 2017
Minnesota grouse drumming counts up 57 percent
DULUTH, Minn. — Minnesota grouse hunters received great news this past week — ruffed grouse drumming counts were up 57 percent statewide...
July 16, 2017 - 7:08am
July 14, 2017
Awww. A wild lioness is photographed nursing a baby leopard.
Luke Hunter, president and chief conservation officer of the global wild cat organization Panthera, received an email this week from one of his...
July 14, 2017 - 8:53am
July 13, 2017
Groundwater concerns floated as Wisconsin reduces well regulations
NEW RICHMOND, Wis. — Owners of wells that pump more than 100,000 gallons of water a day are no longer subject to Wisconsin Department...
July 13, 2017 - 10:11am
Minnesota's first e-bus hits the road
LAKEVILLE, Minn. — Future yellow school bus wheels will go round and round with electricity harnessed from wind power. Three partners...
July 13, 2017 - 9:14am
July 1, 2017
Developer provides bold claims, few details on proposed refinery
BISMARCK — The developers of the proposed Davis Refinery near Belfield tout the project as the "cleanest refinery on the planet," but are often short on details or lack final design plans. The North Dakota Department of Health, which is reviewing an air quality permit, isn't...
July 1, 2017 - 10:01pm
June 30, 2017
Odd-named creatures thrive in amazing landscape of Swedes Forest
SWEDES FOREST — Everyone came looking to meet up with some odd-named characters, and found them. It's the five-lined skink, aka "blue devil,''...
June 30, 2017 - 8:37pm
June 26, 2017
Parasites, infections, wolves taking toll on northeast MN moose
DULUTH. Minn. — Wolves, parasites, infections and other health problems continue to be the largest killers of moose in northeastern Minnesota,...
June 26, 2017 - 8:22pm
June 25, 2017
Sump pump, line inspections will be mandatory before home sales in Duluth
DULUTH — Starting sometime soon, anyone selling a home or business property in the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District service area...
June 25, 2017 - 11:00pm
June 24, 2017
Adviser to Trump interior official speaks of 'balance and trust' while in Duluth
DULUTH — The senior adviser to U.S. Interior Sec. Ryan Zinke was in Duluth on Saturday to speak to the annual conference of the Outdoor...
June 24, 2017 - 10:00pm
June 22, 2017
Battle escalates over mining moratorium near Boundary Waters
DULUTH, Minn. — Conservation, hunting and angling groups are battling back against U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan's effort to undo a moratorium on...
June 22, 2017 - 5:04pm
June 19, 2017
NASA finds 10 new potentially habitable 'Earth-like' worlds
Astronomers using the Kepler space telescope have detected 219 possible new exoplanets in our galaxy, including 10 relatively small, rocky...
June 19, 2017 - 9:00pm
Rick Perry just denied that humans are the main cause of climate change
WASHINGTON -- Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Monday, June 19, denied that man-made carbon dioxide emissions are the primary cause of climate...
June 19, 2017 - 4:32pm
Interior head says public lands can make U.S. a "dominant" oil power
BOSTON — Boosting drilling and mining on America's protected federal lands can help the United States become not just independent, but...
June 19, 2017 - 3:46pm