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Former Willmar man pleads not guilty to rape of teenager
MnDOT invites public to open house on Willmar wye project
Planning gets underway for complex reconstruction of County Road 5
History made as Clinton secures Democratic White House nomination
Man robbed outside Zorbaz by two men on skateboards
NFL Notebook: Gordon reinstated, then suffers injury
Roundup: Raymond tunes up for 11C playoffs with win over Marshall
Stingers keep hot streak going
Willmar rides pitching to VFW playoff win
Fighting injuries, Vikings OL Loadholt plans to retire
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
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
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
Audrey O. Forkrud
Stanley A. Nelson
Mae L. Dahl
Chris "Doc" Nissen
Charles "Jim" Syverson
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
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
Landmark Minnesota restaurant reduced to ashes
An early morning blaze Wednesday destroyed a landmark restaurant in the city of Emily. The Bungalow Taphouse, which was originally built in 1903,...
June 29, 2016 - 2:41pm
June 28, 2016
Police seek DNA analysis in Willmar armed robbery
WILLMAR -- Police are still looking for the masked man with a knife who robbed a Willmar Casey’s convenience store Sunday night. The Willmar...
June 28, 2016 - 7:46pm
June 27, 2016
Fire destroys landmark Minnesota restaurant popular with fishing crowd
A fire destroyed the restaurant portion of the Dixie Bar, Grill and Bottle Shop north of Two Harbors early Monday morning, and caused damage...
June 27, 2016 - 2:17pm
June 15, 2016
Former Miss North Dakota USA found dead in Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS — The Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office confirmed Wednesday, June 15, that it is investigating the cause of death for Samantha...
June 15, 2016 - 3:32pm
June 5, 2016
Minnesotan leads police on 130-mph chase, with 2-year-old in the backseat
GLYNDON - A man is in custody following a chase that topped 130 mph in rural Clay County as he fled law enforcement officers with a toddler in...
June 5, 2016 - 8:51am
June 1, 2016
Police: 2 injured in UCLA campus shooting
LOS ANGELES - Two people were injured during a shooting on the UCLA campus on Wednesday morning, according to the school police. Police are still investigating the shooting in the Engineering IV building, where several units are currently on the scene. LAPD bomb squad members were...
June 1, 2016 - 1:06pm
May 25, 2016
72-year-old Minnesotan kills wife, hangs self
James Miller, 72, killed his wife before he hung himself last week. The victim, 85-year-old Beverly Miller, is believed to have died of blunt...
May 25, 2016 - 7:49am
May 22, 2016
Amateur 'super-sleuth' from Minnesota trying to help exonerate 'Making A Murderer' subjects
FARGO—Details of the Netflix documentary series "Making A Murderer" rattle off Krystyne Frandson's tongue as easily as a mother reciting her...
May 22, 2016 - 11:18am
May 5, 2016
Reports: Prince had Percocet in his system when he died
Prince's autopsy found the painkiller Percocet in his system, the Minneapolis Star Tribune and KSTP-TV reported on Thursday, citing sources close...
May 5, 2016 - 12:26pm
April 28, 2016
Authorities obtain closed search warrant in connection with Prince's death
Authorities in Minnesota obtained a search warrant in connection with the death of pop star Prince and also won a court order to keep the findings...
April 28, 2016 - 6:21pm
Authorities: Prescription opioid medication discovered on Prince at death scene
Authorities investigating the death of Prince found prescription opioid medication on him, according to various news outlets on Wednesday, the...
April 28, 2016 - 10:56am
March 25, 2016
County, FBI work together in search for bank robber
A Kandiyohi County and FBI investigation began Thursday, just hours after a masked man with a gun robbed a Sunburg bank. Sheriff Dan Hartog said investigators are actively seeking more information about Thursday’s Lake Region Bank robbery and the suspect behind it. “We’re just...
March 25, 2016 - 11:24pm
February 28, 2016
Willmar man and dog escape burning house
WILLMAR -- A homeowner and his dog escaped a burning house Saturday night in Willmar after passersby notified the resident that the house was on fire. According to Willmar Fire Chief Frank Hanson, the fire was reported at 8:47 p.m. in the 300 block of 13 Street Southeast. The fire...
February 28, 2016 - 5:08pm
February 10, 2016
State finishes Clark shooting probe
ST. PAUL — The state has finished its investigation into the Nov. 15 shooting death of a young black Minneapolis man at the hands of a police officer, but details remain secret. The report is in the hands of Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman, who will review it and perhaps present...
February 10, 2016 - 10:26pm