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Audit: Minn. welfare programs have lax eligibility checks
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Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
State Fair doughnut fry leads to political fray
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State Basketball: CMCS rebounds in consolation bracket
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Gophers riding turnaround into NCAA Tournament
Relief prospect Chargois optioned to Triple-A
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
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March 23, 2017
Couple escape house fire north of Willmar
WILLMAR — A home was destroyed and a dog killed in a blaze Wednesday night on the 2000 block of 66th Avenue Northeast, north of Willmar....
March 23, 2017 - 12:32pm
March 22, 2017
Hundreds of cows escape barn fire northwest of Blomkest
Fifty corn stalk bales caught fire Wednesday evening on the 16000 block of 15th Street Southeast in rural Blomkest, spreading to a nearby barn...
March 22, 2017 - 6:24pm
March 17, 2017
UPDATE: Fire damages science room at Minnewaska High School
GLENWOOD — Fire sprinklers did their job at the Minnewaska High School Thursday night and helped contain a fire to a science room. "Damage...
March 17, 2017 - 9:04am
Fire at Minnewaska High School cancels classes district-wide today
GLENWOOD -- A fire last night at the Minnewaska High School has cancelled all classes today in the district. According to a statement on the...
March 17, 2017 - 7:03am
March 16, 2017
'Unsafe cigarette smoking' blamed for fire death in home fire
BADGER, Minn.—Authorities are blaming "unsafe cigarette smoking" for a fire that killed a Badger-area man early Monday, March 13. Emergency...
March 16, 2017 - 10:17am
March 15, 2017
Moorhead woman dies from apartment fire injuries
MOORHEAD, Minn. – A woman died Wednesday, March 15, from injuries suffered in an apartment fire in south Moorhead.According to a report released...
March 15, 2017 - 5:15pm
March 14, 2017
Homeowner charged with arson after fire destroys Ottertail home
OTTERTAIL, Minn. — Fire heavily damaged a home here Saturday night, March 11, resulting in officials calling it a complete loss, an Otter...
March 14, 2017 - 8:26am
March 10, 2017
Bill gives $5 million for Minn. wetlands affected by road construction, $1.4 million for fire recovery
ST. PAUL — The City of Madelia will receive $1.4 million in aid to help recover from a fire that destroyed much of the south central Minnesota...
March 10, 2017 - 12:45pm
March 6, 2017
Column: Rural life depends on fire, ambulance volunteers
Sometimes, schtuff — yeah, you know what we mean — happens. You do everything you can safety and maintenance-wise, but something...
March 6, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 5, 2017
Father and three sons escape burning home in Stearns County
ALBANY — A rural Albany man and his three young sons escaped their burning home late Saturday night. All four suffered smoke inhalation....
March 5, 2017 - 7:09am
March 3, 2017
House fire displaces Renville County family
HECTOR — A Renville County family and their pet dogs escaped from a smoke-filling, burning home Thursday night in rural Hector. It's believed...
March 3, 2017 - 7:51am
March 2, 2017
Small ND town sings hymns in candlelight vigil for 3 children killed in fire
CARRINGTON, N.D.—About 100 people gathered for a candlelight vigil Thursday night singing the favorite hymns of the three children who...
March 2, 2017 - 9:27pm
March 1, 2017
UPDATE: Fire at northern Minnesota church donation site for poor ruled arson
DEERWOOD, Minn. -- A fire -- ruled an arson -- not only destroyed two structures early Wednesday morning in Deerwood in northern Minnesota, but...
March 1, 2017 - 9:55pm
Two people, cat rescued from Fergus Falls apartment fire
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- Two people were rescued from a burning apartment late Tuesday night, Feb. 28, in Fergus Falls after police and the fire...
March 1, 2017 - 1:53pm
February 27, 2017
ND father doing better in burn unit after losing his kids in fire
A father who was burned in a mobile home fire Saturday in Carrington that took the lives of his three children is recovering from serious but...
February 27, 2017 - 8:33pm