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Eden Valley woman injured in crash with tractor
Math, reading scores stall in latest round of Minnesota testing
Man arrested after high-speed chase in Minnesota, pleads guilty to killing woman in Michigan
Motorist hits 115 mph as he leads trooper on I-94 chase
Former Willmar teacher charged for allegedly striking student
Vikings extend contract of head coach Mike Zimmer
Freeman's four hits, five RBIs fuel Braves' 9-7 win
Towns embracing Minnesota as home
Peterson helping teammates set sights on Super Bowl
Stingers can't catch Express
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
Anita "Ricky" Hoyt
Harvey Lee Peterson
Harry E. Lindbloom
Audrey O. Forkrud
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 3, 2016
Still time to visit Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall replica in Willmar
WILLMAR -- The traveling Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall replica remains available for viewing 24/7 through teardown Tuesday morning. It was...
July 3, 2016 - 4:57pm
June 10, 2016
High hopes for Hotel Sacred Heart now on National Register of Historic Places
SACRED HEART — Once celebrated as “The Renville County Radisson,’’ the Hotel Sacred Heart served travelers riding the passenger trains...
June 10, 2016 - 11:28pm
May 19, 2016
New archive, display offers look at The Barn Theatre’s colorful history
The Barn is in phase two of a nearly $1 million renovation to increase its viability for future generations. But on the second floor of the downtown...
May 19, 2016 - 11:09am
May 12, 2016
Walking theater event offers a look at the stories that shaped Appleton
The “Spirit of Appleton’’ is filled with song, dance, humor and lots of drama. A cast of nearly 50 community and area residents will perform...
May 12, 2016 - 9:38am
April 20, 2016
Team to explore Lac qui Parle County’s history
MADISON — People have made what we know as Minnesota their home since the last glaciers retreated, but we know very little about these first...
April 20, 2016 - 11:48pm
Commentary: Histories that should be secret
When President Obama departed this week for Saudi Arabia, an incubator of the 9/11 attacks, he left behind a dispute about government secrecy....
April 20, 2016 - 12:00am
February 25, 2016
First woman to hold rank of brigadier general in Minnesota National Guard
Air Force Col. Sandra Best will make history today when she is promoted to brigadier general, becoming the first female officer to hold such...
February 25, 2016 - 2:01pm
February 13, 2016
Bungled St. Paul hanging was Minnesota’s last execution
ST. PAUL — It took William F. Williams more than 14 excruciating minutes to die when he was hanged Feb. 13, 1906 in the basement of Ramsey...
February 13, 2016 - 9:00am
February 6, 2016
A look at the history of Hockey Day Minnesota
DULUTH - From a frigid day on Baudette Bay to rain melting ice in Hermantown to a developing blizzard in Grand Rapids, weather often has played...
February 6, 2016 - 5:23pm
November 29, 2015
Video: Rep. Dean Urdahl compelled to write
Dean Urdahl, who was raised and lives in western Meeker County, is a retired history teacher/cross-country coach at New London-Spicer, a State...
November 29, 2015 - 8:58am
November 27, 2015
Decades-long BWCA fight hangs over PolyMet
The dummy hanging by its neck from the boom of a logging truck probably was reason enough for Sigurd Olson to turn around and go home. It was July 8, 1977, and tensions in northeastern Minnesota had reached a fever pitch over a proposal to carve out the Boundary Waters as a national...
November 27, 2015 - 12:16am
September 28, 2015
Video: Civil War actors bring history to life
History comes to life at the Kandiyohi Historical Society on Saturday where the 2nd Minnesota Battery Light Artillery re-enacts Civil War history...
September 28, 2015 - 7:42am
September 4, 2015
Lac qui Parle Mission reopens after storm
WATSON — The Lac qui Parle Mission reopened Thursday. The site had been closed since July 28 after a storm damaged the building and toppled trees on the site. According to a news release, contractors repaired broken rafters and re-shingled the roof. The site will remain open...
September 4, 2015 - 12:25am
August 1, 2015
Sturgis may hit 1 million visitors to mark 75 years of motorcycle rallies
STURGIS, S.D. — Half-mile motorcycle races gave the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally its start in 1938 when local Indian motorcycle dealer J.C. “Pappy”...
August 1, 2015 - 8:07am
June 26, 2015
Commentary: It is time to remember the Korean War
It was more than 65 years ago — June 25, 1950 — that North Korean tanks rolled acrossed the 38th parallel and invaded South Korea starting the Korean War. This was a war that was never officially declared, was officially referred to as a military engagement, but would become...
June 26, 2015 - 11:43pm