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Former CIA chief says he warned Moscow over election hacking
Former James Bond actor Roger Moore dies
International Space Station emergency spacewalk underway
Police arrest 23-year-old man in connection with Manchester bombing, Islamic State claims responsibility for attack
Students unveil businesses: CEO Trade Show highlights young entrepreneurs
Finally healthy, Banham is set for return home to take on the Lynx
Baseball: Wildcats split but clinch
Local Roundup: Litchfield tennis team heading back to state
True Team Track: Willmar boys repeat as Class AA champions
Curry hits 36 as Golden State advances to NBA finals
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
ABC's 'American Idol' reboot lands pop music superstar as first confirmed judge
'Scandal' will end next year, ABC president confirms
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
Dr. Richard Clausen
Lisa Rierson Axelson
Michel H. Hinrichsen
Michael Thomas Cullen
Richard G. Black
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Midwest Opinion: Local youth sports can help fight drug abuse
Letter: Getting even after the fact
Letter: Welcome the new splash pad
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
May 19, 2017
Planned Parenthood to close a third of its clinics in Iowa due to state cuts
Four of the 12 Planned Parenthood health centers in Iowa will have to close because of a new state law aimed at cutting off public funds to the...
May 19, 2017 - 1:35pm
May 16, 2017
Winds of up to 80 mph blow across southwest Minnesota
LAKEFIELD, Minn. — Wind speeds of 50 to 80 mph across southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa early Tuesday morning, May 16, left area residents...
May 16, 2017 - 8:38pm
May 15, 2017
Iowa congressman said making a man get maternity insurance was 'crazy.' A woman's reply went viral.
Between rounds of jeering that interrupted his every sentence, Rep. Rod Blum, R-Iowa, took a little more than two minutes to explain what else...
May 15, 2017 - 8:34pm
May 12, 2017
Biofuels promoter to remain jailed until federal trial, judge orders
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — A federal judge in Iowa has refused to allow a biofuels promoter out of jail before his trial on fraud charges, saying...
May 12, 2017 - 7:23am
May 5, 2017
Rural America target of federal health care discussion
ST. PAUL—The battleground for new federal health insurance legislation may be in the same place as last year's presidential election was...
May 5, 2017 - 3:01pm
April 25, 2017
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,...
April 25, 2017 - 10:58am
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