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Willmar man charged with indecent exposure at the library
5 injured in Stearns County accident
Minnesota man pleads guilty in birthday shooting case
Former Willmar officer one of the agents justified in fatal shooting of MN sex offender, prosecutor says
Marriage licenses for Kandiyohi County published Oct. 22
College Volleyball: No. 3 Ridgewater strong in Crossover
From ND to the pros, Carson Wentz wins over Philly
WNBA admits big L.A. basket shouldn't have counted
NFL Previews: Vikings’ Bradford returns to Philly
Junior Hockey: Sloppy WarHawks fall to New Ulm
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
Lady Gaga to perfom Super Bowl halftime show
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
As 2017 looms, time to review your Medicare coverage
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
The prairie chicken is featured on Northland Outdoors TV
Harold L. Wieber
Paul E. Biermann
Jim Vossen letter: Viable solutions for MNsure
Corrine Nelson letter: Help the U.S. rise from its decay
Tomi Pirrotta letter: Why this voter is with Dave
Jim Van Der Pol letter: Falk supports public education
Mark McNally letter: Westrom is a friend of education
May 12, 2015
NL-S sixth-grade teacher faces investigation
NEW LONDON — A sixth-grade teacher from the New London-Spicer School District remains on non-disciplinary paid administrative leave while school officials conduct an internal investigation on a complaint filed against the instructor. The nature of the allegations in the complaint...
May 12, 2015 - 9:48pm
Pending investigation: Meeker County deputy alleged to have assaulted another officer
LITCHFIELD -- A Meeker County deputy has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation regarding the alleged assault of another law enforcement officer. Law enforcement received report Feb. 17 that Deputy Taylor Fenrich had allegedly assaulted another officer, according...
March 12, 2015 - 11:21am
November 5, 2014
Lake Lillian death investigation turned over to BCA
LAKE LILLIAN — The investigation into a death from a gunshot wound Tuesday evening in rural Lake Lillian has been turned over to the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, Sheriff Dan Hartog said in a phone interview Wednesday. Hartog said he could not comment on the nature...
November 5, 2014 - 11:35pm
July 1, 2014
Twin Cities archbishop under scrutiny for same-sex relationships, ex-official says
ST. PAUL — Twin Cities Archbishop John Nienstedt is under investigation for inappropriate sexual behavior with men, according to former archdiocese official Jennifer Haselberger.
July 1, 2014 - 10:40pm
January 16, 2014
Homicide investigation still moving forward
MONTEVIDEO — The investigation into the Dec. 23 murder of Thomas Dickson, 64, of Montevideo continues to move forward. Montevideo Police Chief Adam Christopher said Thursday that forensic evidence collected in the case is being analyzed. The process takes time, and authorities...
January 16, 2014 - 10:34pm
January 9, 2014
Christie fires aide in New Jersey bridge scandal; prosecutor launches probe
TRENTON, New Jersey (Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on Thursday fired a top aide at the center of a brewing scandal that public...
January 9, 2014 - 1:07pm
September 18, 2013
Fire fatality remains under investigation, name not released
WILLMAR — The investigation by the Willmar Fire Department and the State Fire Marshal’s office into fire fatality discovered Tuesday morning is continuing, according to the Willmar Fire Chief. “The whole thing is still under investigation,” Chief Gary Hendrickson said...
September 18, 2013 - 2:05pm
September 17, 2013
Willmar house fire, fatality under investigation by State Fire Marshal
WILLMAR — The Willmar Fire Department and the State Fire Marshal’s office are investigating a fatality after they responded to a Tuesday morning house fire in Willmar. According to Willmar Fire Chief Gary Hendrickson, the name of the deceased person discovered in the home...
September 17, 2013 - 4:30pm
August 16, 2013
Clarkfield woman was being interviewed related to S.D. homicide investigation
ST. PAUL -- A 34-year-old Clarkfield woman who pulled a gun Tuesday during a law enforcement interview was being questioned as part of a South...
August 16, 2013 - 5:05pm
August 13, 2013
Investigators prepare to look into Vikings owners
ST. PAUL -- The agency building a new Vikings football stadium has delayed signing paperwork with the team and hired investigators to look into finances of team owners after a New Jersey judge harshly criticized the owners. Chairwoman Michele Kelm-Helgen of the Minnesota Sports Facilities...
August 13, 2013 - 11:13pm
May 16, 2013
Ouster of IRS official isn't ending investigations
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Don't look for the outcry over the Internal Revenue Service's improper targeting of tea party groups to subside with the ouster of the agency's acting commissioner.
May 16, 2013 - 6:21am
May 15, 2013
Obama: IRS acting commissioner has resigned
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced the resignation of the top official at the Internal Revenue Service following...
May 15, 2013 - 5:39pm
Obama to meet with Treasury officials over IRS
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama will discuss the Internal Revenue Service's targeting of conservative groups with Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew Wednesday afternoon. White House press secretary Jay Carney says Obama expects people to be held accountable.
May 15, 2013 - 4:17pm
May 13, 2013
Benghazi depositions to examine Clinton's role
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Republican chairman of the House oversight panel is asking a veteran diplomat and a former chairman of the Joints Chief of Staff for sworn testimony about their investigation into the deaths of four Americans at a diplomatic outpost in Benghazi, Libya. By...
May 13, 2013 - 7:19am
April 24, 2013
2nd Miss. man investigated in ricin case
2nd Miss. man investigated in ricin case EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS,Associated Press JEFF AMY,Associated Press TUPELO, Miss. (AP) — Law enforcement...
April 24, 2013 - 7:10am