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Historic environmental lawsuit has Minnesota seeking $5 billion from 3M, motion says
Minnesota man sentenced to more than a decade in prison for Bakken housing scheme
Why Americans - including hunters - are souring on big-game hunting
House GOP tax plan would fall $1.3 trillion short of paying for itself, study finds
'Our family is complete': Minnesota family reunited with dog who spent 10 days in ND cold
Wild's Jason Zucker is already down $17,600 -- and he's hoping for more
Pistons hang on for 100-97 win over Timberwolves
Local Roundup: Willmar's Schramm second in Class A 1-meter diving
NFL Roundup: Ravens hand Packers first shut out since 2006
NA3HL Hockey: WarHawks cut ties to Blaisuis
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
'Marian' opens tonight on Ridgewater College stage in Willmar
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Helen D. Johnson
Thomas "Tom" Rice
Shelby Kingman Jr.
Donald Schmitz Sr.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
Tribune Editorial: County sales tax needed to invest in critical infrastructure
Letter: Do your part to keep roads safe
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
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Emma Anne Williams
September 23, 2013
Homeless man found dead Sunday on Bemidji street
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A 54-year-old Bemidji man was killed early Sunday morning when he was struck by a vehicle at the 800 block of Paul Bunyan Drive South, which runs between Lake Bemidji and Lake Irving. Police responded to the accident at 4:48 a.m. Sunday and found Andrew Willard...
September 23, 2013 - 10:53am
August 15, 2013
Commentary: Unearned blessings of knowing a man
Unearned blessings By E.J. Dionne WASHINGTON — In thinking about inequality, we tend to focus on practical remedies such as raising minimum wages or supplementing the incomes of the working poor. We have far more trouble affecting that ineffable thing we call luck. You do...
August 15, 2013 - 12:00am
August 12, 2013
Houston man shoots, kills himself in hospital room after wife gives birth
(Reuters) - A Houston man shot himself to death in his wife's hospital room on Sunday, 3 1/2 hours after she had given birth to their baby, police said. "Family members said he has been distraught recently," Houston police spokesman John Cannon said on Monday. The...
August 12, 2013 - 12:01pm
July 3, 2013
Man breaks neck on attraction at Wisconsin festival
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. — A man broke his neck and two other people broke ankles after jumping 25 feet from a platform onto a giant inflated airbag at a festival in Chippewa County, authorities said. The attraction was new to Country Fest, an annual event in Chippewa Falls that...
July 3, 2013 - 9:21am
June 28, 2013
Cottage Grove man charged with torturing dog
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. - A Cottage Grove man faces felony animal torture and cruelty charges after saying he killed his dog over a dispute about where the animal should be kept, authorities said. George R. Nichols, 37, was charged in Washington County District Court in the death...
June 28, 2013 - 9:00am
May 3, 2013
Man shoot self in police parking lot, Eden Prairie woman still missing
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. - A Minnesota man coming in for questioning about a missing woman has shot himself in the police parking lot. Eden Prairie police got a call Thursday morning after 24-year-old Mandy Marie Matula of Eden Prairie failed to show up for work. Police believe...
May 3, 2013 - 8:01am
March 1, 2013
Fla. man swallowed by sinkhole, presumed dead
SEFFNER, Fla. (AP) -- A sinkhole 20 feet across and 20 feet deep opened up under a man's bedroom and swallowed him up without a trace, taking...
March 1, 2013 - 3:35pm
September 13, 2012
Sheriff asks hunters for help in search for man
ROSEAU, Minn. -- The Roseau County Sheriff's Office is seeking the help of hunters in the Beltrami Island State Forest area to solve a missing man case. Donald Dugger, Rochert, Minn., has not been seen since Aug. 18. According to the sheriff's office, Dugger was driving a truck...
September 13, 2012 - 10:10am
August 11, 2012
Photo of man swimming with aging dog continues capturing hearts
It says something about the joyous frenzy that has arisen around John Unger and his dog Schoep this week that Unger and photographer Hannah Stonehouse...
August 11, 2012 - 7:50am
August 9, 2012
It's man versus buck on Fertile, Minn., farm
August 9, 2012 - 9:22am
August 3, 2012
Man bites dog? Superior, Wis., police say yes
A 21-year-old man accused of punching and biting a police dog with the Superior Police Department faces charges in Wisconsin. Police say Brandon...
August 3, 2012 - 8:53am
May 14, 2012
Missing man who left group home found at turkey farm near Frazee
FRAZEE, Minn. - A 24-year-old man who went missing from a group home early Saturday was found late Sunday at a turkey farm in rural Frazee, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office. The sheriff's office said Kevin Jacob Niedzwiecki left the Wymer Lake area group home he...
May 14, 2012 - 7:45am
April 20, 2012
Alexandria woman found dead Thursday; man found dead today at Osakis location today (video)
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - An Alexandria woman was found dead in her home Thursday and authorities reported Friday afternoon that the man they were...
April 20, 2012 - 1:29pm
April 2, 2012
Isanti truck driver who died in crash with train near Plummer, Minn., identified
PLUMMER, Minn. - A semi-truck driver who lost his life in a crash with a train near here early Saturday has been identified. Dale J. Buzzell,...
April 2, 2012 - 9:02am
March 28, 2012
Man found dead after jumping in Red River while fleeing Fargo police
FARGO - The body of a man who police say jumped into the Red River while fleeing an officer this morning was recovered just before 7 a.m. from...
March 28, 2012 - 10:00am