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Father, who lost 3 children in ND fire, is in Twin Cities burn unit
Minnesota baby found safe after possible abduction
Joseph Wapner, Former 'People's Court' Judge, Dies at 97
Transgender wrestler wins Texas championship for girls
White House: Trump might support probe into Yemen raid
Jacobs: Early migrants reach the valley
Ted Takasaki offers walleye tips and techniques
Dokken: Learning in the wild
Baltimore player arrested on multiple drug charges in Miami
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Keith L. Kendall
Lawrence "Junior" Johnson, Jr.
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
February 23, 2017
Winning Powerball ticket worth $435 million sold in Indiana
A Powerball ticket sold in Indiana matched the winning numbers of a drawing on Wednesday, Feb. 22, for the game's $435 million jackpot, one of...
February 23, 2017 - 9:30am
November 30, 2016
Tennessee auto parts factory workers win Powerball worth nifty $421 million
Twenty workers at a Tennessee auto parts factory have come forward as the winners of a nearly $421 million Powerball jackpot, lottery officials said on Wednesday. The employees of North American Stamping Group in Portland, Tenn., held the winning ticket that was drawn on Saturday,...
November 30, 2016 - 11:00pm
September 7, 2016
Lottery ticket sold in Minnesota has $25K payout a year for life
Someone who bought a lottery ticket in Duluth will receive $25,000 a year for the rest of their life. The winner of Monday night's Minnesota...
September 7, 2016 - 6:38am
July 12, 2016
Minnesota hunters now eligible for lottery for prairie chicken season permits
Hunters can apply now to be included in a lottery for one of 126 permits available for the 2016 Minnesota prairie chicken season.Applications...
July 12, 2016 - 1:49pm
June 2, 2016
Litchfield man wins $1 million playing Powerball
LITCHFIELD – The luck of the horseshoe was apparently with a farrier from Meeker County. Joseph Yanish, a professional farrier from Litchfield,...
June 2, 2016 - 3:10pm
January 16, 2016
Minnesota couple wins $150K on Powerball
Last week’s lottery frenzy became a reality for a Park Rapids couple who won $150,000 in the Saturday, Jan. 9 Powerball drawing. Devan Bergerson...
January 16, 2016 - 9:06am
January 13, 2016
UPDATE: Three winners emerge in record Powerball jackpot
The winners of a record $1.6 billion U.S. Powerball jackpot had yet to come forward early on Thursday, with officials saying the prize will be...
January 13, 2016 - 11:19pm
How about $1.5 billion for a payday?
Jessica Emory at Micki's C-Store in Belgrade points to the record $1.5 billion Powerball purse for the tonight's drawing. The sum had to be hand-written...
January 13, 2016 - 12:00am
May 7, 2015
Senators vote to end online lottery games
ST. PAUL — Minnesota senators left no doubt they think the lottery director overstepped his authority in allowing online games as they voted...
May 7, 2015 - 11:39pm
March 25, 2015
Looking for a $1 million winner
ST. PAUL -- A Minnesotan is a $1 million winner in a Powerball lottery game, but at 5 p.m. Thursday will lose his or her ability to claim the prize. Last week, a $100,000 lottery winner lost out, too. Last year, $9.4 million Minnesota Lottery winnings went unclaimed. State...
March 25, 2015 - 8:07pm
January 29, 2015
Bill targets Minnesota Lottery online game
ST. PAUL — The state lottery narrowly escaped being reined in last session, and lawmakers are pushing again this year to stop the games’ expansion into online and other venues. Legislation passed the House Commerce and Regulatory Reform committee Wednesday that would require...
January 29, 2015 - 11:30pm
September 5, 2014
Local woman wins lottery
Roseville — Congratulations to Amber Laidlaw of New London. Laidlaw won $5,000 by playing the Lottery’s Bingo scratch game. Laidlaw claimed the prize on Sept. 4. The winning ticket was purchased at Casey’s General Store, 309 Pleasant Ave. W. in Atwater.
September 5, 2014 - 10:55pm
December 18, 2013
Update: Mega Millions winning tickets sold in California, Georgia, lottery officials say
(Reuters) - Winning tickets for an estimated $636 million Mega Millions jackpot, the second biggest in U.S. lottery history, were sold in San Jose, California and Atlanta, Georgia, lottery officials said late on Tuesday evening.
December 18, 2013 - 6:54am
Winning ticket sold in California for Mega Millions lottery: official
(Reuters) - A winning ticket for an estimated $636 million Mega Millions jackpot, approaching the biggest U.S. lottery prize ever, was sold in San Jose, California, a lottery official said late on Tuesday evening.
December 18, 2013 - 6:33am
December 17, 2013
Mega Millions prize could set U.S. lottery record
(Reuters) - A last-minute ticket buying frenzy could make Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot the biggest U.S. lottery prize in history, and odds are mounting for a winner just a week before Christmas, a game official said.
December 17, 2013 - 6:52am