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Records published July 29
Work continues on Willmar's Minnesota Avenue
Parishioners salvage items from fire-damaged Sacred Heart church
Eden Valley woman injured in crash with tractor
Math, reading scores stall in latest round of Minnesota testing
Fast start propels Stingers past Waterloo
Peterson sets sights on another NFL record
Zimmer grateful for contract extension
Vikings expectations as high as a clear sky
Greenway enters his 11th and final training camp
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Alice M. Anderson
Charles "Jim" Syverson
Chris H. Nissen
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
July 26, 2016
A slice of Granite Falls' history comes crumbling down
Workers with Veit & Company of Rogers are razing the Yellow Medicine Courthouse in Granite Falls. The demolition began Monday with the removal...
July 26, 2016 - 10:46am
July 25, 2016
Study looking at economic feasibility for whitewater park in Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS -- It’s Justin Bentaas’ job to look for economic opportunity in Granite Falls, but only recently did he realize that what he’s...
July 25, 2016 - 11:50pm
July 21, 2016
Cleanup well underway after substantial storm damage in Granite Falls, Montevideo
GRANITE FALLS -- After major storms hit western Minnesota on Saturday, the cities of Granite Falls and Montevideo were tasked with cleaning up...
July 21, 2016 - 9:05pm
July 18, 2016
Powerful storm cuts power to Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS—On Saturday night Claudia Becerra was hunkered down in the basement with her children, siblings and parents as sirens blared...
July 18, 2016 - 8:34pm
High winds, possible tornado, cause major damage in Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS—The city of Granite Falls was cleaning up Sunday after a major storm moved through the area Saturday night. There was massive...
July 18, 2016 - 12:31am
Highway 23 detour starts July 20
GRANITE FALLS—A detour of Highway 23 from Granite Falls to Cottonwood will begin July 20, so the Minnesota Department of Transportation...
July 18, 2016 - 12:26am
July 15, 2016
100 years a hero: Memory of the Doolittle Raiders lives on
GRANITE FALLS -- He was scared the whole time, but never so much as when it came time to bail out. They were flying in storm clouds at night,...
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
July 11, 2016
Doolittle Raider coming to Fagen Fighters Museum
GRANITE FALLS—An American hero who took part in the courageous DooLittle Raid on Japan in 1942 is coming to the Fagen Fighters World War...
July 11, 2016 - 12:03am
July 1, 2016
Worker at home for vulnerable adults jailed for sexual assault
GRANITE FALLS — A male employee at a Granite Falls home for vulnerable adults is now serving time in the Yellow Medicine County Jail, sentenced Monday after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting a female resident. A Yellow Medicine County District Judge sentenced 53-year-old...
July 1, 2016 - 8:26pm
June 21, 2016
Granite Falls names Crystal Johnson city manager
GRANITE FALLS — Granite Falls City Council members have offered the city manager position to Crystal Johnson, city administrator of Dawson. Johnson, who was known as Crystal Hansonl until her marriage Thursday to Nicholas Johnson, has served as city manager in Dawson for the past...
June 21, 2016 - 11:26pm
June 17, 2016
Minnesota state parks director camps to gather feedback
UPPER SIOUX AGENCY STATE PARK — Pitch a tent in a state park campground this summer, and there’s a chance the camper at the next site will...
June 17, 2016 - 11:51pm
June 3, 2016
Granite Falls man, 25, injured after crashing into power pole
A 25-year-old Granite Falls man was injured early Friday morning when his vehicle left U.S. Highway 212 and hit a power pole. Michael P. Lang...
June 3, 2016 - 9:38am
May 27, 2016
District 16 legislators urge special session
GRANITE FALLS — A new tax bill reduces the burden on farmland for school building projects, takes some of the sting out of the statewide general...
May 27, 2016 - 12:20am
May 10, 2016
Former Fagen CFO faces up to eight years for theft
ST. PAUL — With her guilty pleas to federal money laundering and wire fraud charges, Kirsten Tjosaas, 38, of Granite Falls, could be sentenced...
May 10, 2016 - 12:27am
May 6, 2016
Woman pleads guilty to embezzling millions from Granite Falls contractor
SAINT PAUL - Kirsten Tjosaas, 38, of Granite Falls, pleaded guilty to federal charges of wire fraud and money laundering while embezzling more...
May 6, 2016 - 4:31pm