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Senate approves funding bill to avert government shutdown
Fall Home Improvement Guide now available online
Atwater teen injured in rollover crash
Three dead, 100 inured in N.J. train crash
Convictions published Sept. 29
WCT Sports Show: Dawson-Boyd loses but bears gifts
Wildcats Preview: NLS defense chomping at the bit
Cardinals Preview: Willmar to face state's top passing attack
Tiger Woods talking at Ryder Cup, but only to team
Another crash course for new left tackle Clemmings
Celebrating the spirit of the landscape he loves
Brad Pitt expresses sadness over divorce filing
Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt
Ticket prices for Prince tribute concert start at $19.99
Mikko Cowdery, QuadraFeelyAxs performing this weekend in Willmar
Vote in our Readers' Choice 2016
Alec Baldwin is ‘Saturday Night Live’s’ new Donald Trump
Citizens getting caught up in Minnesota River cleanup
Northland Outdoors: A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Reader News: RAPID Coalition effort
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Patrick Chandler Zimmermann
Inez L. Quigley
America Opinion: In 2016, does a debate matter?
EJ Dionne: Clinton moves the election in her direction
Patricia Carter Harding letter: Arm yourselves for safety
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
May 3, 2016
Trump wins big in Indiana, with a clear path as Cruz quits
Republican front-runner Donald Trump swept to a commanding victory in Indiana on Tuesday, putting him on a glide path to the party's presidential...
May 3, 2016 - 7:43pm
January 18, 2016
U.S. deploys newly minted bird flu plan
CHICAGO — U.S. farm and health officials are racing to assess the threat that a type of bird flu never before seen in the country poses to humans and poultry, employing emergency plans drawn up in the wake of a devastating outbreak in birds last year. The federal government sprang...
January 18, 2016 - 5:25pm
January 15, 2016
CDC: New bird flu strain outbreak found in Indiana turkey flock
CHICAGO (Reuters) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is closely monitoring individuals who may have been exposed to the new strain of bird flu that has been found in a flock of turkeys in Indiana, a CDC health official said on Friday. Dr. Michael Jhung, a medical...
January 15, 2016 - 5:15pm
April 3, 2015
Commentary: Indiana and the culture wars
If I visit a kosher restaurant and order a pork chop, am I being discriminated against when the waiter says they don't serve pork?
April 3, 2015 - 1:00am
April 1, 2015
Cartoon by Chris Britt
April 1, 2015 - 12:01am
July 28, 2013
Youth pastor, wife, chaperone died in bus crash
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The youth pastor of an Indianapolis church and his pregnant wife were among the three dead in this weekend's bus crash,...
July 28, 2013 - 11:03am
July 15, 2013
All involved agree, sand dune rescue 'a miracle'
CHICAGO (AP) -- One minute, 6-year-old Nathan Woessner was scampering up a massive dune in northern Indiana with his dad and a friend. He was...
July 15, 2013 - 4:20pm
June 13, 2013
Massive storm system surges toward Mid-Atlantic states (video)
CHICAGO - A massive storm system originally forecast to affect one in five Americans from Iowa to Maryland surged Thursday toward the Mid-Atlantic...
June 13, 2013 - 7:00am
March 18, 2013
2 killed when jet crashes into Ind. neighborhood
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) -- Two people were killed when a private jet crashed into a residential neighborhood in northern Indiana and damaged three...
March 18, 2013 - 7:18am
January 11, 2013
Minn. grandparents could face charges in 1994 abduction case
By Ken Kusmer, Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities on Friday identified a 24-year-old man discovered living in Minnesota under...
January 11, 2013 - 11:32am
Indiana boy abducted in '94 found in Minnesota
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Richard Wayne Landers Jr. was just 5 years old when he and his paternal grandparents, who were upset over custody arrangements, disappeared a small town in northern Indiana. Nineteen years later, news that he has been found living under an assumed name in Minnesota...
January 11, 2013 - 8:17am
March 4, 2012
Stories of survival emerge from tornado victims in Kentucky and Indiana
EAST BERNSTADT, Ky. (AP) -- The stories from tornado survivors across the South and Midwest were remarkable: schoolchildren took cover under...
March 4, 2012 - 6:36am
September 24, 2011
Touring Ride In Rural Indiana September Escapade offers local cyclists challenges, rewards aplenty
Indiana's supposed to be flat. Right? I thought it was. And I lived there for more than three years. Boy was my memory off. My friend Bob...
September 24, 2011 - 12:00am
March 28, 2011
Crash kills man, 4 teens on spring break in Alabama
ANGOLA, Ind. -- Four northeastern Indiana high school seniors returning from a spring break trip and another man were killed in a three-vehicle crash over the weekend in Alabama. Cpl. Steve Smith with the Alabama State Troopers said the four teens were Matthew Riley Zimmer, Evan...
March 28, 2011 - 4:12pm
June 30, 2010
Biofuels company Poet buys Indiana ethanol plant
Biofuels company Poet LLC has bought an Indiana ethanol plant. The 90 million-gallon-per-year plant in Cloverdale, Ind., was opened and operated under Altra Biofuels for a short time in 2008. Privately held Poet did not give a purchase price for the transaction, which closed Tuesday. The...
June 30, 2010 - 9:27am