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Is homemade baby food healthier for infants?
Licorice during pregnancy linked to health issues for kids
Trump decides to skip White House press dinner
Men more at risk of cognitive impairment, death after hip fracture
Minnesotan Ellison’s DNC campaign falls short
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
Gymnastics: Schramm, Henjum in state All-Around top-20
Wrestling: 18 area grapplers win section titles
Twins linked to Dominican shortstop Marte
Minnesota United about to discover learning curve for MLS expansion teams
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Keith L. Kendall
Lawrence "Junior" Johnson, Jr.
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
February 24, 2017
Willmar Fire Department responds to garage fire
WILLMAR — Smoke billowed from a slightly charred garage door Friday morning as the Willmar Fire Department responded to a fire on the 400...
February 24, 2017 - 12:26pm
February 23, 2017
Two found dead in house fire in northwest Minnesota
NORTHOME, Minn. -- Two people were found dead after a house fire early Wednesday in Northome, Koochiching County officials said. The town is...
February 23, 2017 - 5:57pm
February 21, 2017
Fire kills 8,300 turkeys at Meeker County farm
EDEN VALLEY — About 8,300 young turkeys were killed in a barn fire Tuesday morning in Meeker County. It's believed the fire was started by a propane heater in the barn, which was owned by Langmo Farms. According to the Meeker County Sheriff's Office, the incident was reported...
February 21, 2017 - 5:30pm
Watkins man rescued from fiery crash in west central Minnesota
FREEPORT — A Watkins man was pulled from a burning vehicle Sunday shortly before it was engulfed in flames. A Stearns County Sheriff's deputy, a member of the Freeport Fire Department and neighbors who were at the scene of the crash were credited for rescuing the 23-year-old...
February 21, 2017 - 7:00am
February 10, 2017
Hibbing fire victim charged with fraud, theft
HIBBING, Minn. — When thieves broke into the fire-ravaged Koslucher residence in December, stealing the Hibbing family's Christmas presents...
February 10, 2017 - 6:02pm
February 9, 2017
Olivia man charged with arson for Dec. 3 house fire
OLIVIA — A 20-year-old man lit his parents' Olivia home on fire early Dec. 3, authorities say — but not before he had moved his...
February 9, 2017 - 4:03pm
February 7, 2017
'Suspicious' a.m. fire displaces residents of Paynesville apartment complex
Authorities are investigating after a “suspicious fire” at a Paynesville apartment complex displaced several families early Tuesday.
February 7, 2017 - 11:22am
January 19, 2017
Residents asked to evacuate after fiberglass plant fire in northwest Minn.
WARREN, Minn.—A fire at the Nordic Fiberglass facility in Warren prompted nearby residents to evacuate their homes Wednesday night. Marshall...
January 19, 2017 - 9:15am
January 3, 2017
Couple escapes from house fire in Meeker County
LITCHFIELD -- Two people escaped from a house fire in rural Meeker County early this morning. According to the Meeker County Sheriff's Office...
January 3, 2017 - 8:50am
December 26, 2016
Worthington house fire leaves families homeless on Christmas Day
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — An early morning fire Sunday left 10 people from two apartments homeless in Worthington. A fire was discovered shortly...
December 26, 2016 - 10:06am
December 21, 2016
Records published Dec. 21
This is the records summary for Dec. 21. Fire destroys Atwater cabinATWATER – A seasonal cabin home on Diamond Lake in Atwater was a total loss Tuesday after an early morning fire. The Atwater Fire Department was called to the 14500 block of Breezy Point Road just before 4 a.m....
December 21, 2016 - 7:04am
December 20, 2016
Fire destroys Atwater cabin
ATWATER -- A seasonal cabin home on Diamond Lake in Atwater was a total loss Tuesday after an early-morning fire. The Atwater Fire Department...
December 20, 2016 - 6:15pm
December 17, 2016
House fire displaces Willmar woman
WILLMAR — A blaze inside the walls of a Willmar home displaced one woman Friday afternoon. Crystal Martinez watched with her mother as...
December 17, 2016 - 7:30am
December 14, 2016
Overnight blaze engulfs central Minn. tire store
PERHAM — Authorities are still in the early stages of an investigation into a fire late Tuesday that destroyed OK Tire in Perham. A Minnesota...
December 14, 2016 - 8:30pm
Overnight blaze engulfs central Minn. tire store
PERHAM — A tire store fire late Tuesday in Perham prompted firefighters from nine communities to respond in an attempt to extinguish the...
December 14, 2016 - 10:00am