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Rep. Peterson, legislators Baker and Lang discuss various issues
Smoke in the air ...
Projections say Macron, Le Pen go through to runoff in French vote
Trump pressures Democrats on Obamacare to get border wall deal
Bill O'Reilly to Return With Podcast on Monday
After another disappointing postseason, what's next for the Wild?
Vikings: Plenty of draft options at RB, including Joe Mixon teammate Samaje Perine
Prep Baseball & Softball: Card baseball team falls to Big Lake
Local Roundup: CCS' Reid edges Cards' Hauser
Ibarra scores in Minnesota's win over Colorado
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Hollywood's Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner file for divorce
MTV to revive reality series 'Fear Factor'
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
Earth Day 2017 celebrated April 22 in west central Minnesota
'Camper Cabins' guide to great outdoors
Iris M. Hanson-Cain
Jackalee 'Jackie' Peterson
Dennis R. Erdman
Marvin I. Braegelman
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
October 26, 2011
World Series Game 6 in St. Louis postponed due to rainy forecast
ST. LOUIS -- Game 6 of the World Series was postponed today because of a wet forecast, further dampening a rainy baseball season and delaying...
October 26, 2011 - 4:08pm
July 20, 2010
Oosthuizen contemplates future after winning British Open
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Louis Oosthuizen never let the silver claret jug out of his sight as he celebrated into the morning hours at the Jigger...
July 20, 2010 - 12:00am
July 19, 2010
Oosthuizen wins British Open
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Hardly anyone knew Louis Oosthuizen, much less how to pronounce his name. Not many will forget the performance he delivered...
July 19, 2010 - 12:00am
July 13, 2010
Bobcat pioneer Keller dies at 87
Louis Keller, a self-taught tinkerer who helped invent the loader that made Bobcat a household name, died on Sunday at age 87. Keller and his...
July 13, 2010 - 9:51am
June 24, 2010
St. Louis River hike turns perilous for Shakopee dad and sons
DULUTH - A Shakopee, Minn., man and his two sons, 11 and 8, were rescued from rocks where they were stranded on the St. Louis River in Jay Cooke...
June 24, 2010 - 10:03am
April 22, 2010
St. Louis Park homicide suspect is arrested on Hwy. 23 near Hawick
HAWICK -- A 56-year-old man wanted in the stabbing death of a St. Louis Park woman was arrested early Wednesday morning along State Highway 23 near Hawick. Several press reports have identified the man as Howard Charles Deboise. He is alleged to have fatally stabbed his wife around...
April 22, 2010 - 12:00am
April 9, 2010
Two Harbors bus driver charged with sex assaults
DULUTH - A 62-year-old school bus driver is being held in the St. Louis County Jail after being accused of sexually assaulting four elementary school girls. The bus driver, of Two Harbors, is being held on preliminary charges of four counts of second-degree criminal sexual conduct...
April 9, 2010 - 11:06am
July 29, 2009
World Opinion: On the arrest of Henry Louis Gates Jr.:
An excerpt from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States: The Associated Press On the arrest of Henry Louis Gates Jr.: In an incident that raised eyebrows from coast to coast, Harvard University professor Henry Louis Gates Jr., a prominent scholar and author, was arrested...
July 29, 2009 - 12:00am
Commentary: Race to redemption
WASHINGTON -- People say: Why are we still talking about Crowley and Gates? And then they commence to talk for 15 minutes about Crowley and Gates. The reason we persist is because the confrontation between a black professor, Henry Louis Gates Jr., and a white cop, Sgt.
July 29, 2009 - 12:00am
December 16, 2008
Citing race, public defender asks to move sex assault trial from northern Minnesota city
DULUTH - A former Hibbing Community College football player can't get a fair trial in that community because of his race and the perception that he was involved in the demise of the school's football program, his defense lawyer argued Monday in St.
December 16, 2008 - 8:00am
November 6, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Nov. 6
- Carlos Rivera, 25, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to an amended charge of interfering with a 911 call, a gross misdemeanor As part of a plea agreement a felony charge of domestic assault by strangulation and a misdemeanor for domestic abuse will be dismissed. The charges were...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
October 14, 2008
Willmar man fined, given probation for possessing items taken in spate of burglaries around county
WILLMAR -- Raymond Narro III, 29, of Willmar was sentenced Monday to a year and a day in prison, which was stayed, a $1,500 fine and five years of probation for possessing a television and computer accessories stolen during a series of daytime burglaries last winter in rural Kandiyohi...
October 14, 2008 - 12:00am
September 30, 2008
Willmar woman gets 44 months in prison for daytime burglaries
WILLMAR -- Amanda Kay Schrupp, 26, of Willmar pleaded guilty Monday to four charges of second-degree burglary in connection to a string of daytime burglaries at rural Kandiyohi County homes. After her plea was entered in Kandiyohi County District Court, Schrupp was sentenced to 44...
September 30, 2008 - 12:00am
September 19, 2008
Man caught on Web cam while inside neighbor's apartment
WILLMAR -- A Willmar woman and her boyfriend have apparently used video from a Web cam to catch their neighbor breaking into their apartment, buying an adult film on their cable television and performing a sex act while watching the film. Timothy Louis Streling, 21, of Willmar, was...
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am