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Bemidji man accused of kidnapping, raping 5 year old sent to prison on child porn charges
1 prisoner remains at large after transport van carrying inmates is overtaken
Alexandria hopes customers come crawling
John Boehner unloads on Trump: A 'complete disaster'
Authorities: Five offenders at large after heist of MCF-Lino Lakes correctional vehicle
Vikings' Zimmer: 'I'll be back shortly with one eye or two'
Vikings sign two 2017 draft picks, but rookie contract disputes rage on
James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors
United's Venegas, front office don't see eye-to-eye
Wild's owner sees no need to rebuild
Watch: 'Price is Right' contestant loses his mind as he breaks Plinko record
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Mary Ann Nagel
Marlyn W. Wacholz
Marlys J. Mithun
Editiorial: Remembrance and safety are key for this weekend
Navarrrette: Welcome to the information crisis
Thomas: Saudi Arabia's duplicity
Commentary: Focus on victims reward terrorists
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
February 1, 2015
Zamboni driver gets arrested for DUI on ice
FARGO – The man who was arrested here Friday night on suspicion of driving a Zamboni while drunk during a high school hockey game was also...
February 1, 2015 - 10:25am
January 27, 2015
A warm winter
Water tumbles over rocks in Stony Brook at Fritz Loven Park in Lake Shore Tuesday afternoon. Above-normal temperatures have left many rivers...
January 27, 2015 - 11:50pm
Four cars drop into lakes in Cass County
WALKER, Minn. -- The Cass County Sheriff's Office responded to four incidents of vehicles going through thin ice during the past weekend. Just more than a week go, two other vehicles dropped into frigid waters. There were no serious injuries reported in the incidents, according...
January 27, 2015 - 7:00am
December 14, 2014
Warm weather leads to unsafe ice conditions; Sheriff's Office urges extreme caution
WILLMAR - After an early start to winter, many folks are welcoming the warm weather, but a March-like spate of above-freezing temperatures has...
December 14, 2014 - 3:56pm
April 5, 2014
Coming weeks are likely to shed light on winter kill in lakes; DNR officials expect some in west central Minn.
SPICER — We will likely discover winter kill of fish in some of the area’s shallow lakes when the ice melts in the upcoming weeks. While...
April 5, 2014 - 4:00am
February 8, 2014
Clear your natural gas meter of ice, snow to prevent problems
ST. PAUL — Cold weather and snow could cause a dangerous problem inside Minnesota homes heated with natural gas. Minnesota Department of Public Safety Office of Pipeline Safety officials are urging Minnesota residents to check gas meters on their homes and other buildings to be...
February 8, 2014 - 12:20am
January 6, 2014
Road crews fight a losing battle against a layer of ice
WILLMAR –– With bitter cold temperatures expected to continue for at least another day or two, highway maintenance crews are fighting a losing...
January 6, 2014 - 10:08pm
December 23, 2013
Video: U.S., Canada hit by snow and ice
(Reuters) - A band of severe weather from tornadoes to icy blasts left at least seven people dead as winter storms and severe weather pushed...
December 23, 2013 - 10:49am
December 16, 2013
Man rescued after ATV plunges into Green Lake
SPICER – A 74-year old Spicer man was rescued from Green Lake Sunday after the all-terrain vehicle he was driving plunged through the ice. According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office, officers received a call at 6:47 p.m. that an individual was in the water...
December 16, 2013 - 7:04am
May 13, 2013
Mille Lacs Lake ice wave crushes onto shore (videos)
Amateur video captures a wave of ice Saturday blanketing backyards and threatening houses in the Mille Lacs Lake area of Minnesota.
May 13, 2013 - 12:43pm
May 8, 2013
Green Lake's western shore clear, ice remains on eastern parts of lake
May 8, 2013 - 11:38am
April 13, 2013
Winter storm warning starts at 1 a.m. Sunday, snow, sleet, ice forecast
WILLMAR - The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for west central Minnesota. Regional counties in the warning, from 1 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday are Pope, Lac qui Parle, Chippewa, Swift and Kandiyohi counties. The winter storm warning replaces the winter storm...
April 13, 2013 - 4:50pm
April 10, 2013
Ice-storm damage hits Worthington hard (video)
A video of ice-storm damage scenes Wednesday from around Worthington, Minn. Video produced by Aaron Hagen, Worthington Daily Globe. See more...
April 10, 2013 - 9:11pm
February 18, 2013
Blizzard Monday results in wind, ice and zero visibility
WILLMAR — Powerful northwest winds roared into west central Minnesota on Monday, creating blizzard-like conditions that reduced visibility...
February 18, 2013 - 10:31pm
January 28, 2013
A dense fog advisory issued for west central Minn., Stevens Co. may get snow
CHANHASSEN, Minn. - A very moist airmass spread across the snow pack which led to widespread fog today in west central Minnesota. The fog will become dense tonight as winds become light and variable, according to the National Weather Service. A dense fog advisory will remain in effect...
January 28, 2013 - 10:21pm