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Willmar soldiers return home
Governor to receive invite to tour Appleton prison
Records for Aug. 27
New London depot makes another historic move
Community steps forward to help as water recedes
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
NLS volleyball team wins two at Albany Invite
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
Molitor proceeding with caution on Mauer return
Maybe Bridgewater should just take a knee until Week 1
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Harold (Bill) William Wright
Cartoonist Opinions for Aug. 27
Letter: Our declining moral values
Why can't political ads be truthful?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Letter: Nutrition must start early in life
July 27, 2016
Cohen: If Hillary Clinton were a man in this nation
What if Hillary Clinton were a man? What if she were a 68-year-old man rather than a 68-year-old woman? Would we think differently of her? Her...
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
March 4, 2016
Willmar Fire Department rescues man stranded on roof
Mike McDowell of Kandiyohi was installing a vent on a garage roof Friday in the back lot at Nelson International on East Highway 12 in Willmar,...
March 4, 2016 - 2:57pm
March 31, 2015
Man found dead on Fertile golf course likely died of hypothermia
Preliminary autopsy results released Tuesday indicate a man found dead Monday near Fertile, Minn., appears to have died of hypothermia. The...
March 31, 2015 - 1:16pm
Naked body discovered on golf course in Fertile
The naked body of an man was found Monday afternoon by Polk County law enforcement dispatched to Sandhill River Golf Course near Fertile, Minn. The man was believed to be unconscious at the time of the call, according to a news release from the Polk County Sheriff's Office. A...
March 31, 2015 - 9:54am
February 17, 2015
'Into The Wild' hunter fatally shot by police in Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska - An Alaskan moose hunter, whose discovery of the corpse of a wanderer two decades ago helped lead to the 2007 movie "Into the Wild," has been shot and killed by police following a weekend chase through the city of Wasilla, Alaska State Troopers said. Police said...
February 17, 2015 - 11:03am
August 14, 2014
Man found dead in Gilchrist Township
GILCHRIST TOWNSHIP — Officials are investigating the death late Wednesday of a man in Gilchrist Township. Pope County sheriff’s deputies arrived on scene at a rural Gilchrist Township home around 11:24 p.m. Wednesday after receiving a 911 call. The caller stated an individual...
August 14, 2014 - 11:09pm
May 7, 2014
Video: Barnesville man jailed after Facebook brag about stealing his dog from pound
MOORHEAD – Who let the dog out?
May 7, 2014 - 9:00am
February 5, 2014
Man found dead on snowbank in Chisholm
CHISHOLM, Minn. -- A man was found dead on a snowbank in Chisholm early Wednesday morning. The Chisholm Police Department said it doesn’t expect foul play in the death. Police received a call at 7:20 a.m. about a body in a driveway on the 300 block of Sixth Avenue Southwest....
February 5, 2014 - 1:14pm
Man frozen to death under porch in Virginia, Minn.
VIRGINIA, Minn. -- A man missing for a month apparently froze to death, police said after his body was found under a porch in Virginia. Andrew Christopher Kanian, 41, was reported missing Jan. 2. Virginia police received a call just before 2 p.m. Monday that someone found...
February 5, 2014 - 10:40am
December 27, 2013
Chisholm man who recorded girl changing clothes gets prison time
HIBBING, Minn. -- A Chisholm man who admitted recording an underage girl changing clothes and posting images and video on a pornographic website will serve at least eight months in prison. Derrick Allen Mart, 24, also will be on probation for seven years, and any violations...
December 27, 2013 - 10:00am
December 9, 2013
Man who amputated arm arrested on domestic assault charges in Col.
DENVER (AP) -- A man who cut off his forearm to free himself from a dislodged boulder in a Utah canyon was arrested in Denver on allegations of domestic violence.
December 9, 2013 - 9:00am
November 19, 2013
Missing man found in Yellow Medicine County
GRANITE FALLS — The missing man has been located in Yellow Medicine County. The county Sheriff’s Office and Tactical Rescue Team have located Christopher Geisler, who hadn’t had contact with anyone since 9 p.m. Monday. Previously this morning, the sheriff’s office...
November 19, 2013 - 9:43am
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