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Driver, 34, flees Minn. troopers then shoots himself in car
A man wrestled a rattlesnake to show off. He was bitten in the face and nearly died.
Hospital employees removed after photos show them giving newborn babies middle finger, calling them 'mini Satans'
Buildings topple as 7.2 magnitude quake hits Mexico
A university president held a dinner for black students - and set the table with cotton stalks and collard greens
Local Roundup: Cardinals tennis team rolls by Marshall in straight sets
Schultz Column: Prep football by the numbers
Yankees closer comes in to shut down Twins in tight game
Wild captain Mikko Koivu re-ups with Wild for two years
Twins' Max Kepler after sitting again: 'I'm not scared to face lefties'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
'It's important to stand up to bullies': Actress Rebel Wilson wins record amount in defamation case
In loss for Netflix, 'Star Wars' and Marvel films will move to Disney's new streaming service
What's coming to Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime in September 2017
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Arts festival celebrates 20 years in Willmar
Fall Home Improvement 2017 now available online
LOST ITALIAN: Say goodbye to summer with two favorite flavors: grilled steaks and fresh tomatoes
Retired nuclear physicist from Park River makes, sells thousands of jars of chokecherry jelly for charity
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
Sylvia M. Gunderson
Gerald "Jerry" Asche
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Bygone staples and technology of the 1970s
Mystery plant has edible berries
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball is back in full force
WCT Sports Show: Week One Pigskin Picks
Partners of tiny Fargo firm say anti-Muslim tirade by employee made their lives miserable
September 11, 2017
Update: Fire destroys Food Garage in Lake Lillian, nearby buildings saved
LAKE LILLIAN — A fire destroyed the Food Garage restaurant in Lake Lillian during the very early hours of Monday morning. No one was in...
September 11, 2017 - 8:13pm
September 10, 2017
MT expands hay lottery as drought, fire situation worsen
HELENA, Mont. — As wildfires continue to burn grasslands and forests across Montana and drought continues to worsen, the Montana Department...
September 10, 2017 - 2:49pm
September 8, 2017
Willmar halfway home reparable if enough funds can be raised
WILLMAR — Given the go-ahead by building inspectors and the insurance company to repair the lightning- and fire-damaged James House, the...
September 8, 2017 - 5:42am
September 6, 2017
400 hogs die in barn fire in far southwest Minnesota
ADRIAN, Minn. — Approximately 400 head of market-weight hogs were lost during an early morning blaze Tuesday six miles southwest of Adrian...
September 6, 2017 - 2:41pm
September 4, 2017
Diamond W Feeds in Medina back up and running after fire
MEDINA, N.D. — Around 8:30 a.m. on Aug. 29, a semi pulled into Diamond W Feeds and started unloading. "That's some of our first product,"...
September 4, 2017 - 8:25am
August 23, 2017
BNSF Railway bridge fire had human cause, repairs near completion
Workers repairing part of the Grand Forks railroad bridge after the structure was engulfed in flames last week could be finished by the end of Thursday, Aug. 24. Construction crews finished driving new piles for the bridge Tuesday night and have been welding since then to bring the...
August 23, 2017 - 9:40pm
Grand Forks rail bridge fire had human cause; repairs near completion
GRAND FORKS — Workers repairing part of the Grand Forks railroad bridge after the structure was engulfed in flames last week could be finished...
August 23, 2017 - 7:44pm
Willmar halfway home left uninhabitable after lightning strike causes fire; donations sought
WILLMAR — Donations are being requested to help rebuild a men's drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility in Willmar that was damaged Monday...
August 23, 2017 - 7:16am
August 21, 2017
Lightning strikes Willmar halfway home, fire displaces residents but no injuries
WILLMAR — A Willmar halfway home for men caught fire Monday after being struck by lightning. All the residents and staff at the James House,...
August 21, 2017 - 9:56pm
Willmar home reportedly hit by lightning
The Willmar Fire Department is at the scene of a house fire at 1423 S.W. Kandiyohi Avenue. The home was reportedly struck by lightning about...
August 21, 2017 - 1:06pm
August 18, 2017
Driver of hazardous semi fire near Paynesville identified -- not injured
PAYNESVILLE – The driver of a semi involved with a hazardous fire early this morning that resulted in the evacuation of homes near Paynesville...
August 18, 2017 - 10:16am
UPDATE: Homes evacuated near Paynesville after semi hauling hazardous materials catches fire
PAYNESVILLE – Homes near Paynesville were evacuated early this morning after a semi trailer carrying hazardous materials caught fire. The...
August 18, 2017 - 7:02am
August 17, 2017
Green Mill cook hurt in grease fire
WILLMAR—A cook at the Green Mill restaurant sustained burns in a grease fire that broke out in the kitchen shortly before 11 a.m. Thursday....
August 17, 2017 - 11:52am
August 10, 2017
Arson school is in session
EVELETH — Fires broke out at the former Days Inn hotel here on Wednesday, Aug. 9, and again on Thursday, Aug. 10, and will again all weekend....
August 10, 2017 - 9:36pm
August 3, 2017
After northern Minnesota fire, infant victim identified, uncle arrested, family seeking answers
TOWER, Minn. — Bentley Joe Lewis Koski had two bottom teeth and four upper teeth. The 11-month-old baby would "take your knuckle and put...
August 3, 2017 - 10:00pm