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Litchfield police officer facing DWI charges
Holiday Express rolls through Kandiyohi County
Discipline key to farmers' financial success
Trump's labor pick sends early warning sign to worker advocates
Records published Dec. 9
Tough night on ice
Morris/CA boys down Lakers in OT
Card slow, then stop, St. Cloud Tech
LQPV rebounds in second half, wins in OT
Cards warm up for Classic with win over Rocori
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Enid Evangeline Martell Olson
Cheryl (Cheri) Rae Downs Holgerson
Henry "Hank" Weseman
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
December 6, 2016
Up to 2,000 hogs lost in Kerkhoven barn fire
KERKHOVEN — Firefighters from at five area fire departments worked together Tuesday afternoon in bitter cold temperatures and blowing...
December 6, 2016 - 5:58pm
December 4, 2016
Fire damages rural Olivia home
OLIVIA—Five people managed to escape unhurt when fire broke out Saturday morning in their rural Olivia home. The Renville County Sheriff's Office said a 911 call was made at approximately 6:43 a.m. Saturday. Upon arrival at the residence, located three miles south of Olivia...
December 4, 2016 - 2:52pm
Fire at California loft party kills 9, higher death toll feared
OAKLAND, Calif. — A fire at a dance party in a loft building in Oakland killed at least nine people and left some 25 missing, and authorities...
December 4, 2016 - 10:03am
November 14, 2016
Controversial new city hall, divisive for many in small Minn. town, burns to ground
LAKELAND — Lakeland City Council member Jeri Ryan surveyed the charred remains from behind yellow police tape Monday morning, Nov. 14, and...
November 14, 2016 - 1:05pm
November 11, 2016
Three injured in explosion at Eden Valley business
A machinery fire at an Eden Valley business Thursday afternoon sparked an explosion, injuring three men. Duane Stang, 46, of St. Cloud, James...
November 11, 2016 - 10:08am
November 7, 2016
Man escapes from burning vehicle in rural Danube
DANUBE—A 65-year-old man escaped from his vehicle before it became fully engulfed in flames on a rural Renville County road Monday morning....
November 7, 2016 - 10:51am
October 18, 2016
Fire destroys rural Grove City shed
GROVE CITY—An acetylene torch engulfed a rural Grove City shed in flames Monday night, completely gutting the structure valued at over...
October 18, 2016 - 1:01pm
October 11, 2016
Spicer fire melts two vehicles
SPICER -- Two cars were totaled Tuesday from a vehicle fire on the 6400 block of 132nd Avenue Northeast in Spicer. According to Spicer Fire Chief...
October 11, 2016 - 6:53pm
October 9, 2016
Drama on Minnesota highway, as RV engulfed in flames
A recreational vehicle was a total loss after it was engulfed in flames on Highway 135 near Biwabik. The fire on the RV was reported on the highway...
October 9, 2016 - 9:48am
September 26, 2016
Records published Sept. 27
This is the records summary for Sept. 27. Renville County house fire ignited by child playing with lighter
September 26, 2016 - 11:50pm
Renville County house fire ignited by child playing with lighter
FRANKLIN -- Authorities say a Sunday house fire on the southern edge of Renville County started in a sofa, and a preliminary investigation suggests...
September 26, 2016 - 12:25pm
September 21, 2016
Fire consumes grain elevator in northwestern Minnesota
KENNEDY, Minn.—A grain elevator in Kennedy was destroyed Wednesday \ in an early morning fire. Multiple fire departments responded about...
September 21, 2016 - 12:16pm
September 14, 2016
Video captured of garbage truck fire near Alexandria
A garbage truck caught fire as it traveled east Wednesday on Interstate 94 through Minnesota. Alexandria firefighters met the truck on the off...
September 14, 2016 - 11:08am
September 8, 2016
No initial sign of crime in USDA building fire in Md.
WASHINGTON—A fire that gutted a U.S. Department of Agriculture building in Maryland shows no initial signs of a crime being committed,...
September 8, 2016 - 12:21pm
August 24, 2016
Hawk Creek Lutheran plans 'celebration' Sunday
SACRED HEART—Atop the ashes of its beloved church building, which burned down weeks ago from a lightning strike, the Hawk Creek Lutheran...
August 24, 2016 - 11:50pm