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Chippewa County takes on challenge of public vote on appointing two offices
#metoo: Three women share their stories of sexual harassment, assault
Puttin' on The Mitts: What are you going to do with those leftovers?
Minneapolis man sentenced for March robbery in Willmar
Records published Nov. 24
Larson Column: Golf vs. Tom: Golf makes its case and it's a strong one
Larson Column: To golf or not to golf
Washington gains ground with win vs. Giants
NFC North is Vikings' to lose
NFC North is the Vikings' to lose
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Keith Cleo Moist
Catherine A. Brainard
Jeanne M. Poage
Thanksgiving is a time to appreciate all our blessings
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Card of Thanks
Emma Anne Williams
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
December 9, 2015
Body discovered on I-94 has been ID'd as prominent Minnesota doctor
MINNEAPOLIS - The body of a 50-year-old man found on the shoulder of Interstate 94 on Saturday in Minneapolis was that of a prominent Hennepin County Medical Center doctor.
December 9, 2015 - 10:22am
December 7, 2015
‘Nerf Wars’ speculation swirls around Minnesota crash that killed two students
LAKEVILLE - A woman who saw the fatal crash that killed two Lakeville students Friday has verified that the pickup truck they were in lost control and flipped on its own, dispelling speculation that another vehicle was involved in a "Nerf War" with the truck. However, whether Nerf...
December 7, 2015 - 12:01pm
October 31, 2015
Some educated speculation about Thursday's Wetterling news
FARGO -- When social media started blowing up Thursday afternoon about a news conference regarding an arrest connected to the Jacob Wetterling abduction case, most people likely believed the case had been solved. It would've been the biggest news story of the year -- easily -- in...
October 31, 2015 - 6:00am
October 29, 2015
Timeline of Jacob Wetterling Investigation
Oct. 22, 1989 Eleven-year-old Jacob Wetterling is abducted by a masked gunman about 9:15 p.m. southeast of St. Joseph while riding his bike...
October 29, 2015 - 11:49pm
October 20, 2015
UPDATE: Sister of Minnesota murder victim feared her brother would wind up dead
MOORHEAD – A couple of months ago, Melody Acosta warned her brother about what could happen if he kept hanging out with the wrong people. “I...
October 20, 2015 - 1:49pm
October 7, 2015
Arrest of Minnesota man in underage sex sting, leads to chilling discovery in his vehicle
COTTAGE GROVE - A Maple Grove man is accused of responding to a 16-year-old girl’s online ad offering to exchange sex for money.
October 7, 2015 - 9:24am
October 5, 2015
Authorities continue search for Minnesota men missing since Saturday after boat capsized
BAUDETTE—Authorities renewed search efforts Monday morning for three missing men whose boat was found capsized on Lake of the Woods Saturday. The men are Keith Ryan Ayers, 28, Cody Joseph Ostendorf, 24, and Justin Kelly Haugtvedt, 22, all of Baudette, Minn., according...
October 5, 2015 - 1:41pm