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Jobs, schools draw Micronesians to western Minnesota
Former Wright County DNR officer sentenced on felony theft charge
Proposed DHS cuts would affect Willmar
Bill would add $3M to loan forgiveness for rural health care professionals
College Wrestling: SJU JV topples Ridgewater
College Men's Basketball: Ridgewater doomed by cold shooting
College Women's Basketball: Fouls plague Warriors in loss
Women's basketball: Gophers knock off Penn State
NFL: Adrian Peterson nears 30, but the NFL barely notices
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‘Birdman’ wins top honor from actors in march toward Oscars
'Birdman,' 'Budapest Hotel' lead Oscar nominations
Believe it or not: A tree felled in Madison, Minnesota, can land in Florida
Forum Communications names Ronquist publisher of Duluth News Tribune
In surprise move, Target to pull out of Canada
Darwin K. "Dar" Forkrud
Charles W. Jones
Rev. Lloyd A. Nelson
Eloise June Kvam
Taste: A little home comfort
Huseby — Schwaegerl
Arends — Fettig
Tanico — Gunvalson
Brink — Kubesh
Facing a GOP-led House, Dayton still decides to play hardball with his priorities
Midwest Opinion: The nickname key: What’s best for UND?
Letter: Upper Midwest takes good care of veterans
Midwest Opinion: Affront to common sense to regulate Duluth’s seed library as dealer
Midwest Opinion: DNR finds retention alone can’t provide flood protection in Fargo-Moorhead
August 15, 2012
Victim's family among supporters seeking new trial for Montevideo, Minn., man convicted of sex crime; they say girl is not credible witness
GRANITE FALLS -- Supporters of Steven Jon Lynn Horton, 22, of Montevideo, held picket signs Tuesday outside the Yellow Medicine County courthouse...
news / region
August 15, 2012 - 12:38am
November 1, 2011
Letter: Enjoy the frights of Halloween
In response to the Oct. 27 letter from a reader objecting to pictures of zombies: Give me a break! Can't you recognize simple fun and playfulness? Taking life so seriously only makes a person judgmental of others. I believe we can be Christians and still enjoy a good Halloween fright....
opinion / letters
November 1, 2011 - 12:00am
October 24, 2011
Country western singer Loretta Lynn hospitalized with pneumonia
ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) -- Country music singer Loretta Lynn was hospitalized over the weekend with the early stages of pneumonia, according to a representative of the performer. The 76-year-old Lynn was scheduled to perform Saturday at the Performing Arts Center in Ashland, Ky. and Sunday...
October 24, 2011 - 8:57am
May 3, 2010
Actress Lynn Redgrave dies at age 67
NEW YORK (AP) -- Lynn Redgrave, an introspective and independent player in her family's acting dynasty who became a 1960s sensation as the unconventional...
May 3, 2010 - 1:00pm
December 11, 2009
Spicer woman headed to prison
WILLMAR -- A Spicer woman is going to prison for committing a drug-related offense while on probation for another drug offense. The full sentence for the prior drug offense was executed Thursday on Angela Lynn Leindecker, 32, and is concurrent with the most recent offense on which...
news / local
December 11, 2009 - 12:00am
July 28, 2009
Woman sentenced to 81 months in prison for drug sales
WILLMAR -- Sara Lynn McCann, 26, of New London, was sentenced Monday to 81 months in prison on two second-degree drug sale charges for selling methamphetamine. The sentence was handed down in Kandiyohi County District Court.
news / local
July 28, 2009 - 12:00am
January 23, 2009
Spicer woman pleads to lower charge in meth investigation
WILLMAR -- A 34-year-old Spicer woman pleaded guilty Wednesday to an amended drug charge. As part of a plea agreement, Tamara Lynn Olson pleaded guilty to a third-degree controlled substance crime and five additional drug charges against her will be dismissed. She must testify against...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 22, 2009
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Jan.22
n Amberly Lynn Samuelson, 22, of Spicer, pleaded guilty Wednesday to an amended charge of gross misdemeanor theft for taking a man's vehicle in July. As part of a plea agreement, the charge was reduced from a felony for motor vehicle theft and a misdemeanor charge for tampering with...
January 22, 2009 - 12:00am
December 6, 2008
Nora L. Marohl May 24, 1947 - Dec. 3, 2008
DASSEL -- Nora Lynn Marohl, 61, of Dassel, died Wednesday at Hutchinson Area Health Care. The service was Friday with burial in Kingston. Among her survivors is a daughter, Roberta (and Joe) Kottke of Litchfield.
December 6, 2008 - 12:00am
November 26, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Nov. 26
- Sylvia Wodash, 51, of Willmar, made her first appearance Tuesday on a first-degree drug conspiracy charge for selling 10 or more grams of cocaine, methamphetamine or heroin and a fifth-degree drug possession charge. Unconditional bail was set at $100,000. Conditional bail was allowed...
November 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 6, 2008
Speiser -- Boucher
Carrie Lynn AnnSpeiser and Brian DonaldBoucher, both of St. Cloud, are engaged to be married Sept. 27 at St. Clara Catholic Church in Clara City. Speiser is the daughter of Jim and Peg Speiser of Clara City. She is a 2003 graduate of Yellow Medicine East High School in Granite Falls...
September 6, 2008 - 12:00am