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U.S. judge blocks Trump sanctuary city order
N.Korea stages big artillery drill as U.S. submarine docks in South
Lawmakers: Former Trump adviser Flynn likely broke law with Russia trip
Kenya's last remaining northern white rhino joins popular dating app Tinder
NCHC discusses future of Frozen Faceoff at Target Center
Watch: Harlem Globetrotter sinks incredible behind-the-back trick shot at US Bank Stadium
Golfers get relief from armchair judges watching video
Peterson agrees to terms with Saints, who open at Minnesota
Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of NASCAR season
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Iris M. Hanson-Cain
Dennis R. Erdman
Donna D. deCathelineau
Douglas E. Anderson
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Susan Estrich: The Amazon 1-Star System
Letter: U of M proud of local partnerships
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
Former 'Bachelor' Chris Soules arrested for leaving scene of deadly crash, TMZ reports
Buchanan County, Iowa - TMZ reports former 'Bachelor' Chris Soules is in jail for allegedly running into a tractor trailer, killing the driver,...
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March 15, 2017
New, safer U.S. rail cars gather dust even as ethanol trains grow longer
NEW YORK -- While crossing a small wooden bridge in northwestern Iowa last Thursday, March 9, 20 rail tank cars in a mile-long train transporting...
March 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
March 10, 2017
Ethanol train derails, bursts into flames in Iowa
NEW YORK -- More than two dozen tank cars hauling ethanol derailed Friday morning, March 10, in northwestern Iowa, causing some to catch fire and sending an unknown volume of the biofuel into a nearby creek, according to the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board. There were no...
March 10, 2017 - 1:40pm
January 23, 2017
Avian influenza still casts economic shadow in Renville
RENVILLE — Avian influenza struck the Rembrandt Enterprises barns in Renville in May 2015, forcing the company to depopulate 2 million birds from the egg-laying operation. It began restocking its barns on the eastern edge of Renville in February 2016. As it approaches the one-year...
January 23, 2017 - 6:42am
November 14, 2016
Iowa community's plunge into whitewater pays off; Granite Falls may take a page out of their playbook
GRANITE FALLS — The answer to whether Granite Falls can turn the Minnesota River into a destination whitewater park might be found 255...
November 14, 2016 - 8:00am
November 3, 2016
Iowa man charged for ambush murder of two police officers
An Iowa man who had several run-ins with police and was banned from his daughter's high school after waving a Confederate flag was charged with...
November 3, 2016 - 7:20pm
November 2, 2016
Gunman suspected of killing two Iowa police officers acted alone
DES MOINES, Iowa—Two Iowa policemen were shot dead on Wednesday in ambush attacks while sitting in their patrol cars, and a suspect who...
November 2, 2016 - 5:41pm
Update: Suspect in Iowa police shootings captured
Updated at 10:09 a.m. DES MOINES, Iowa - Police in Iowa said on Wednesday, Nov. 2, they have captured a man suspected of killing two police...
November 2, 2016 - 8:51am
Gophers hope for bounce back against Iowa
MINNEAPOLIS—Within wet and foggy Beaver Stadium on Saturday, Gophers wide receiver Drew Wolitarsky approached quarterback Mitch Leidner moments after Penn State completed a 29-26 comeback win in overtime. What did Wolitarsky have to say? "What do you do when adversity strikes...
October 2, 2016 - 11:46pm
September 26, 2016
Swift County Administrator expected to submit resignation during special meeting Tuesday
BENSON—The Swift County Commissioners will hold a special meeting 10 a.m. tomorrow when County Administrator Mike Pogge-Weaver is expected...
September 26, 2016 - 12:36pm
February 3, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
February 3, 2016 - 1:00am
February 1, 2016
Iowa caucus: Cruz beats Trump, Clinton holds slim lead
DES MOINES, IOWA — U.S. Senator Ted Cruz beat billionaire Donald Trump in Iowa’s Republican presidential nominating contest Monday, upsetting...
February 1, 2016 - 11:45pm
January 28, 2016
Trump overshadows Republican debate even as he sits it out
DES MOINES, Iowa — Republican front-runner Donald Trump skipped a presidential debate in Iowa Thursday after a flurry of last-minute negotiations...
January 28, 2016 - 11:27pm
January 27, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
January 27, 2016 - 2:00am
November 30, 2015
College Football: Wild weekend makes it easy for CFP committee
The College Football Playoff selection committee will never be able to make five conference champs go into four spots, but a wild two days of games over the holiday weekend made the equation about as simple as possible
November 30, 2015 - 4:56am