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Driver dies after semi leaves I-94, strikes trees
Florida middle schooler threw block at Trump motorcade, sheriff says
Carpet care 101: How to refresh after a brutal winter
Suicide bomb in market in Somalia capital kills 39
‘It makes you feel you belong’: Schools provide Muslim students space, time for daily prayers
Cook: 'Boat Show' a mirror of life in the North
Dokken:Fee hike for hunting, fishing licenses faces uphill battle in Minn.
Kamloops rainbows and coho salmon provide early-morning action near the French River
Cards wrestling headed to State
Boys Basketball: Dragons' upset bid falls short
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
Driving a hard bargain for taxes
States' rights? Not so much, when it comes to retirement savings
Murder and Mayhem are hers to tell in Redwood County
Fagen Fighters Museum in Granite Falls listed as a top Minnesota attraction
The many meanings of Valentine's Day
Lorraine "Lolly" Marlys Thompson
Daniel P. Schaefbauer
Gloria A. Schroeder
Dwaine B. Weber
Marlow W. Hanson
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Growing Together: Steps you need to know when growing plants indoors
January 4, 2017
Lawsuit says Coca-Cola downplays risks of sugary drinks
Coca-Cola Co. and the American Beverage Association trade group were sued on Wednesday, Jan. 4, for allegedly misleading consumers about the health risks from consuming sugary beverages. The nonprofit Praxis Project accused the defendants of downplaying the risks to boost sales, despite...
January 4, 2017 - 11:18pm
Republicans make repealing Obamacare 'first order of business'
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama exhorted fellow Democrats on Wednesday, Jan. 4, to preserve his legacy-defining healthcare law as...
January 4, 2017 - 10:54pm
Kandiyohi County smoke-free ordinance takes effect
WILLMAR — Starting this week, smokers in Kandiyohi County will have to stand at least 25 feet away from business and workplace entrances...
January 4, 2017 - 8:01am
December 20, 2016
One dead, several hospitalized in carbon monoxide poisoning incident at north central MN home
PERHAM, Minn. -- A rural Vergas man is confirmed dead and several others, including emergency response personnel, were hospitalized as a result...
December 20, 2016 - 2:00pm
3 EMS workers among 8 in Minn. city treated for CO poisoning
PERHAM, Minn.—Eight people, including three Perham Area EMS employees, were taken to Perham Health at about 7 p.m. Monday night with symptoms...
December 20, 2016 - 12:12pm
December 18, 2016
Henry Heimlich, of Heimlich maneuver fame, dies at 96
CINCINNATI, Ohio — Henry Heimlich, the medical maverick who came up with a maneuver credited with saving thousands of choking victims...
December 18, 2016 - 11:52am
December 15, 2016
Members chosen for Willmar community health panel
WILLMAR — Eleven people were named this week to a community table tasked with finding innovative ways to improve health in Willmar and...
December 15, 2016 - 6:49am
December 13, 2016
Health coverage transition looms for some in Kandiyohi County as Medica exits public programs
WILLMAR — Changes are in store for Kandiyohi County clients enrolled in prepaid Medical Assistance and MinnesotaCare through Medica, following a recent announcement by the health plan that it is withdrawing from some of Minnesota's public programs this coming May. What happens...
December 13, 2016 - 7:25am
U.S. Supreme Court ends fight over $1 billion NFL concussion deal
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday cleared the way for the National Football League's estimated $1 billion settlement of concussion-related...
December 13, 2016 - 12:07am
December 12, 2016
Athletes may be susceptible to the flu
Athletes who cram in extra workouts over the holidays to avoid packing on extra pounds also need to take extra precautions to avoid getting...
December 12, 2016 - 5:30am
Skin-to-skin contact good for baby and mom
Skin-to-skin contact between mothers and newborns immediately after birth can be used to promote breastfeeding and may give babies a better start...
December 12, 2016 - 5:11am
December 8, 2016
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
BENSON — When cancer strikes a young family it's hard to explain to toddlers that mommy is too sick to pick them up and play with them....
December 8, 2016 - 6:19am
December 5, 2016
U.S. court puts Obamacare case on hold until Trump takes office
WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court on Monday, Dec. 5, brought to an end President Barack Obama's bid to overturn a ruling that threatens...
December 5, 2016 - 5:50pm
December 2, 2016
NLS discusses health risks of synthetic turf
NEW LONDON — Concerns about potential health risks of synthetic turf were discussed Monday by the New London-Spicer School Board. The board...
December 2, 2016 - 7:50am
November 29, 2016
Trump looks to Obamacare critic to overhaul healthcare
NEW YORK—President-elect Donald Trump named a vociferous critic of Obamacare and a health policy expert to key appointments on Tuesday,...
November 29, 2016 - 10:32pm