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Watkins man charged in connection with sexual assault
Broadband informational meeting is tonight in Spicer
Extension offers farmers free financial counseling
Records published March 23
Police officer, 3 others killed in Wisconsin shootings
Injured Lavine, his upbeat attitude still part of Timberwolves
Minnesota-born Lundquist chose broadcasting over the ministry 50-plus years ago
Bluejays ready to roll
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
Hanzal's first Wild goal part of memorable family reunion
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'The Big Bang Theory' spinoff 'Young Sheldon' officially ordered at CBS
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
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Ruth O. Jones
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Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
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March 6, 2017
Third defendant pleads guilty in Hibbing man’s death
DULUTH, Minn. -- A third and final defendant has admitted to his role in connection with the slaying of a 20-year-old Hibbing man whose burned...
March 6, 2017 - 5:18pm
February 24, 2017
Nolan hears about Iron Range infrastructure challenges
HIBBING, Minn. — Iron Range officials expressed their concerns to U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan on Friday about the lack of federal funding for...
February 24, 2017 - 9:55pm
Woman pleads guilty in beheading death of Minn. man
A 23-year-old Grand Rapids woman pleaded guilty Friday, Feb. 24 in Itasca County District Court in the stabbing and beheading death of a Hibbing...
February 24, 2017 - 2:01pm
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
Probation for Minnesota teen who aided killer
A Hibbing teen has been placed on probation after admitting that she witnessed the murder of her roommate, traveled with the killer to dispose...
February 10, 2017 - 12:33pm
November 22, 2016
Minnesota man pleads guilty to killing roommate, burning body
A 19-year-old Hibbing man has admitted to stabbing and beating his roommate to death before burning the victim's body in an old mine pit in Mountain...
November 22, 2016 - 2:13pm
October 21, 2016
Suspects face first-degree murder charges in Minnesotan's beheading
First-degree murder charges have been brought against a couple charged in the June stabbing and beheading death of a Hibbing man. A grand jury...
October 21, 2016 - 11:44am
August 31, 2016
Small plane crash reported at Minnesota airport
Authorities are investigating a possible small plane crash Wednesday afternoon at Range Regional Airport in Hibbing. The Hibbing Police Department said no fatalities were reported in the incident, which apparently occurred around 1 p.m. Additional information was not immediately available...
August 31, 2016 - 3:46pm
June 29, 2016
UPDATE: Man's decapitation apparently in retaliation for alleged rape
A 20-year-old Hibbing man was beaten, stabbed and beheaded by an acquaintance — apparently in retribution for an alleged sexual assault —...
June 29, 2016 - 3:12pm
June 17, 2016
Hibbing teen charged with aiding an offender in homicide case
VIRGINIA — A teenage girl allegedly witnessed the killing of a Hibbing man last month, drove with the suspect when he dumped the body and later lied to investigators about the events of that night, according to charges filed this week. A Hibbing man also faces charges after allegedly...
June 17, 2016 - 5:30am
February 24, 2016
Man pleads guilty in crash that killed Hibbing couple
FOLEY — A St. Cloud man has pleaded guilty to charges that he was intoxicated, speeding and without a license when he caused a crash that killed a Hibbing couple in central Minnesota in August. Tom Souvannaphong, 23, entered Alford pleas to two charges of criminal vehicular homicide...
February 24, 2016 - 12:00am
February 3, 2016
Two children, ages 2 and 5, escape home fire in northern Minnesota after being left alone
HIBBING - Two children, ages 2 and 5, escaped injury Tuesday when an apartment caught fire while they were left home alone, authorities said. The Hibbing Fire Department reported that crews were called to a three-story apartment building in the 2300 block of Fourth Avenue East at...
February 3, 2016 - 12:24pm
October 28, 2015
Minnesotan develops, plans to launch ride share app targeted at college students
FARGO – When Matthew Sullivan drives to Minneapolis, he pays close attention to the cars moving in the westbound lanes. "I see wall-to-wall...
October 28, 2015 - 5:14pm
Fourth girl accuses priest of sexual assault
DULUTH — A Hibbing priest has been named by a fourth accuser for sexual assault and now faces seven felony counts in State District Court. Fr. Brian Michael Lederer, who was charged in May with inappropriately touching three girls, has now been charged with touching another girl. He’s...
August 28, 2015 - 10:17pm
July 27, 2015
Daughter’s response to medical marijuana thrills Hibbing couple
HIBBING — It’s early, but a Hibbing couple is ecstatic about their daughter’s initial response to treatment with medical marijuana. “We...
July 27, 2015 - 11:10pm