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Pass it on: Putting the 'success' in business succession
Records published Sept. 26
Willmar businessman honored as Unsung Hero
Suicide threat in Starbuck ends without incident
Man gets prison term for kidnapping
TIMBERWOLVES: Athletic Jefferson catches Thibodeau's eye
Local Roundup: Plenty of area football teams contending
Gophers RBs Smith, Brooks expected to return vs. Maryland
South St. Paul's Stalock continues comeback with Wild
Twins' Polanco honors grandfather's memory with strong play
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
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
Printer Andy Kahmann of Montevideo named 2017 Prairie Disciple
Country Quilters show is this weekend in Willmar
'Almost Saved, But Lost' details snowstorm: New London native publishes book on 1873 blizzard that killed 12 people in Kandiyohi County
'Idiots' worth a visit at The Barn Theatre in Willmar
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Arts festival celebrates 20 years in Willmar
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
Alicia H. Peterson
Shirley Ann Bailey
Irene M. Ladner
Shayla R. Michaud
Lila Violet Johnson
BROST: Add bean dips to your football fare
Froma Harrop: Not saving is the American way
Hats Off: Art festival was great success
Editorial: This is what the flag stands for Mr. President
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Our reporter is embedded deep in the War on Bedtime. Here's the latest from the front lines.
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
Jennie Mae Wubben
September 25, 2017
Mom speaks out after wrongful death in methadone clinic case settled
BRAINERD, Minn.—A wrongful death lawsuit has been settled between Pinnacle Recovery Services and its doctor in a case involving a 26-year-old...
10 hours 30 min ago
September 11, 2017
The DEA in Duluth: Inside the new addition to the local drug war
DULUTH — The transactions occur in a flash. Under surveillance, investigators who observe repeated hand-to-hand swaps are able to conclude...
September 11, 2017 - 6:00am
August 13, 2017
'Deadly trend' of opioid abuse makes stop in Bismarck
BISMARCK — Look east down Interstate 94, to Fargo, to Grand Forks, to Minneapolis, to Chicago and Detroit. You'll see the road drug investigators...
August 13, 2017 - 4:17am
July 24, 2017
'We're going to rise': Red Lake gathers to address opioid crisis
RED LAKE, Minn.—Some of those gathered at the Red Lake's powwow grounds on Monday, July 24, had relatives struggling with addiction; others...
July 24, 2017 - 5:48pm
Utah couple arrested after drugging heroin-addicted newborn to hide symptoms, police say
Colby Wilde and Lacey Christenson welcomed their third child into the world on April 9 at Utah Valley Hospital. The doctors, nurses and medical...
July 24, 2017 - 7:05am
July 18, 2017
10-year-old dies with heroin and fentanyl in his system, Fla. state attorney says
A Florida state attorney is voicing alarm after a 10-year-old boy died last month with a dangerous opioid mixture in his system - making him...
July 18, 2017 - 7:36pm
May 14, 2017
'What I needed to do': Fargo mom urged police to arrest her sons to save their lives
FARGO — Mary Locken was aiming to fire a warning shot. This single working mom wanted to put fear in the hearts of her teenage sons who'd...
May 14, 2017 - 6:00am
May 10, 2017
Leader of drug ring that targeted NW Minnesota reservations, ND sentenced to 25 years
MINNEAPOLIS—The ringleader of a multi-state drug trafficking organization prosecutors say flooded the Red Lake and White Earth reservations...
May 10, 2017 - 7:19pm
April 21, 2017
Three sentenced in largest ever heroin seizure in northern Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- A Minneapolis man was sentenced to 11 years in prison Friday for selling heroin in the Bemidji area and two co-defendants will also...
April 21, 2017 - 5:05pm
April 18, 2017
SD Highway Patrol makes major heroin bust near Rapid City
RAPID CITY, S.D. — South Dakota Highway Patrol seized 1.7 pounds of heroin, a bag of marijuana and nearly $27,000 in cash and checks near...
April 18, 2017 - 5:02pm
March 29, 2017
Heroin use, addiction up sharply among U.S. whites
NEW YORK - Heroin use in the United States has risen five-fold in the past decade and dependence on the drug has more than tripled, with the...
March 29, 2017 - 11:57am
June 15, 2016
Morton woman faces charges after selling cocoa powder in place of heroin
OLIVIA — A woman who sold cocoa powder to a confidential informant for drug task force agents under the guise it was heroin has been charged...
June 15, 2016 - 11:48pm
May 6, 2016
Error mixing heroin, fentanyl 'could cause the end of your life'
FARGO-- Fargo police continue to warn the public about a dangerous, powerful drug responsible for several deaths, though most people have probably...
May 6, 2016 - 5:30am
Paramedics save man after police respond to another Minnesota heroin overdose
Police here responded to a suspected heroin overdose Tuesday in the parking lot of Taco Bell in Moorhead. Paramedics were dispatched at 6:58...
April 6, 2016 - 9:03am
Families learn fentanyl, not heroin, likely killed their sons
FARGO - Parents of at least two men who died in apparent overdoses last month say their sons likely were killed by a drug even more powerful than heroin. They've been told preliminary toxicology reports indicate that straight fentanyl--not heroin, or a mix of fentanyl and heroin--was...
April 6, 2016 - 6:00am