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Depressed Minnesota mom who killed baby gets prison for manslaughter
Dayton, legislators work on health insurance aid as deadline nears
Foam soap may not measure up to liquid soap
Dylan talks Minnesota, Duluth in new interview
Minnesota man, 29, gets probation for fondling 67-year-old woman in her apartment
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Flyers keep Wild in check as Minnesota woes continue
Boys basketball: 'Jays leave feeling blue
Boys basketball: 'Jays leave feeling blue
State Basketball: North blisters Red Lake in Class A opener
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'The Big Bang Theory' spinoff 'Young Sheldon' officially ordered at CBS
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Ruth O. Jones
John E. Vold
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
Swift: The new 'Maximum Overdrive': Could our appliances be too smart?
December 31, 2014
Believe it or not: A tree felled in Madison, Minnesota, can land in Florida
DAWSON — Drop a large cottonwood tree in Madison, Minnesota, and it might just land in Orlando, Florida, believe it or not. Which is right...
December 31, 2014 - 9:27am
December 18, 2014
Madison mom maintains innocence in medical cannabis case (video)
MADISON — Angela Brown’s attorney filed motions during a hearing Wednesday morning in District Court in Madison seeking to dismiss a charge...
December 18, 2014 - 4:19pm
December 17, 2014
Video: News conference of Angela Brown and attorney Michael Hughes in Madison
MADISON - Angela Brown's attorney filed motions seeking to dismiss a charge of child endangerment against the 38-year-old mother in district...
December 17, 2014 - 3:22pm
December 15, 2014
Group asks Lac qui Parle County to drop the charges against Angela Brown
MADISON — A threat of ice- and snow- covered roads notwithstanding, Patrick McClellan vows he will make a better than three-hour drive from...
December 15, 2014 - 11:05pm
December 11, 2014
Defense attorney to seek dismissal of criminal charges against mother who gave son medical cannabis
MADISON – A Lac qui Parle County case that has attracted national attention in the debate over medical cannabis returns to court next...
December 11, 2014 - 6:17pm
November 5, 2014
NLS to look at why its school levy failed, may try again
NEW LONDON — It’s time to regroup for the New London-Spicer School Board after the district’s voters failed to support a proposed building project. The proposed $14.6 million project would have paid for remodeling in the district’s buildings and the addition of a performing...
November 5, 2014 - 11:41pm
Municipal election results
The following are election results for municipal posts in selected cities in the region. Results are reported from the Secretary of State’s website and local officials, and they are unofficial until canvassing boards meet. The unofficial winners are marked with an asterisk. Details...
November 5, 2014 - 11:18pm
September 29, 2014
Mom accused of giving child cannabis challenges charges
MONTEVIDEO — Lac qui Parle County’s charges against a Madison mother who treated her son with medical cannabis appears headed to trial, after...
September 29, 2014 - 11:54pm
Mother charged with treating son with medical cannabis rejects offer to settle, says not guilty of child endangerment
Angela Brown (left) greeted supporters outside the district court in Montevideo prior to her court appearance on Monday morning. MONTEVIDEO — Lac qui Parle County’s case against a Madison mother who treated her son with medical cannabis appears headed to trial, after the...
September 29, 2014 - 12:18pm
September 15, 2014
Cargill plans expansion at Madison grain elevator
MADISON — Cargill announced this week it will invest $17 million to upgrade and expand its grain elevator in Madison in western Minnesota. The project is expected to be completed in time for this year’s harvest. “Madison is located in an area of excellent corn and soybean...
September 15, 2014 - 11:26pm
August 25, 2014
Willmar births Boy to Sahra Abdullahi Ahmed and Abdulahi Mohamed Dohe, July 15 Boy to Maria Magdalena Diaz, July 16 Girl to Hodan Abdi Sabri, July 16 Girl to Crystal Daisy Flores and Brian Keith Kohls, July 17 Boy to Ashley Marie and Adam Riley Olson, July 18 Girl to Mary Beth...
August 25, 2014 - 11:22pm
August 22, 2014
Video: Madison mother says giving medical cannabis to son to ease his pain is not child endangerment
MADISON — Minnesota’s debate over medical cannabis is headed to a courtroom in Lac qui Parle County, where Angela Brown wants a jury of her...
August 22, 2014 - 10:16am
July 2, 2014
Lac qui Parle County charges two men after accidents involving stolen vehicles
MADISON — Lac qui Parle County has charged two out-of-state men with felony counts of receiving stolen property and aiding and abetting theft following accidents in which two stolen vehicles were involved. David Dwight Drake, who turns 38 on Friday, of Odessa, Texas, and Austin...
July 2, 2014 - 11:17pm
June 4, 2014
Six defendants sentenced in Lac qui Parle fatal party
MADISON — One by one Wednesday, six of the college-age students who pleaded guilty after a party that led to a young man’s death stood before a judge to receive their sentences. Dawson-Boyd High School senior Michael Anyasike was among an estimated 100 youths attending the party...
June 4, 2014 - 11:44pm
April 18, 2014
19-year-old host pleads guilty in Lac qui Parle County drinking case
MADISON — Guilty pleas have now been entered by five of the eight defendants charged with violations related to the party attended by Michael...
April 18, 2014 - 1:00am