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Nevada's Heller is fifth GOP senator to oppose health-care bill
'Everything was a mess': A Minn. turkey farm is still picking up the pieces from a powerful storm
'Maybe it's time': actor Johnny Depp jokes about a Trump assassination
Appeals court overturns conviction of 'Making a Murderer' inmate
Facing multiple felony charges, an embattled Minn. mayor was barred from a city council meeting
Rebuild-a-Bulls: Butler trade signals hard Chicago reset
Stingers: Wheels come off in Willmar's loss to St. Cloud
Wolves Jimmy a trade
Dreary day turns ugly for Twins in loss to White Sox
Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft
Sandy Hook families urge NBC to drop Megyn Kelly's Alex Jones interview
20 new and returning TV shows that you should check out this summer
'Bachelor in Paradise' production halted, show in question after alleged 'misconduct' on set
'Big Fish' a lovely piece of Americana at The Barn in Willmar
Sam Hunt, the R&B-loving country star, is challenging Nashville rules - and winning
Exhibit documents Willmar festival
Studio Hop 2017 continues today
'Sweet Land the Musical': Rural debut is tonight where movie was made
'Red, White and Tuna': Comedy opens tonight at Little Theatre in New London
Willmar Community Center: Art for and about the community
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
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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Bradley Gordon Westby
Sylvan Nels Eliason
Donald J. Rutgers
Marion J. Rime
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
Kindness is Contagious: Little black dresses bring joy during trials
From Russia With Love: A story of Facebook and frustration
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
World of Wine: An introduction to the world of sherry wine
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
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June 16, 2017
Judge finds Michelle Carter, woman in texting suicide case, guilty of involuntary manslaughter
A Massachusetts judge found Michelle Carter, 20, guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the 2014 death of her boyfriend, who poisoned himself...
June 16, 2017 - 10:31am
June 7, 2017
'Just do it babe': The suicide-encouraging text messages at the heart of a teen manslaughter trial
Sitting in his pickup truck one summer day in 2014, Conrad Roy III wavered about his plan to kill himself. He was scared, he texted his girlfriend....
June 7, 2017 - 7:39am
May 9, 2017
Massachusetts judge overturns ex-NFL star Hernandez's murder conviction
BOSTON - A Massachusetts judge on Tuesday overturned former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez's conviction on charges of murdering an...
May 9, 2017 - 11:02am
February 13, 2017
Flights canceled, roads hazardous as winter storm pummels New England
BOSTON—Hundreds of flights were canceled, scores of vehicle crashes reported and schools and government offices shuttered as the third...
February 13, 2017 - 10:42am
May 12, 2015
Please don’t drunkenly chase the bears, Massachusetts police urge
BOSTON (Reuters) — Add a new worry to the list facing police officers in western Massachusetts: People getting drunk and chasing bears. “The North Adams Police Department is urging everyone to not chase bears through the woods with a dull hatchet, drunk. Yes that really did happen...
May 12, 2015 - 3:37pm
January 5, 2015
Jury selection begins for trial of accused Boston bomber
A U.S. federal judge on Monday began the process of selecting the jury that will hear the trial of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, telling the first of some 1,200 prospects to read no more news accounts about the deadly blasts.Tsarnaev could get the death penalty...
January 5, 2015 - 3:15pm
October 23, 2013
Massachusetts teen pleads not guilty to murdering teacher
BOSTON (Reuters) - Massachusetts authorities on Wednesday charged a 14-year-old high school student in the murder of a math teacher after finding the teacher's body in woods near the school.
October 23, 2013 - 3:47pm
September 12, 2013
Mass. school district closed due to slick floors
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts school district has canceled classes for the day because floors are too slippery. The Amherst Regional School District announced on its website that all of the district's schools are closed Thursday because of "weather-related building issues." But...
September 12, 2013 - 7:27am
August 22, 2013
Ex-Patriot Hernandez indicted on murder charge
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez was indicted Thursday on a first-degree murder charge in the death of a friend whose bullet-riddled body was found in an industrial park about a mile from the ex-player's home. The six-count grand jury indictment...
August 22, 2013 - 12:19pm
July 10, 2013
Documents: Hernandez told pal he fired fatal shots
ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) -- An associate of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez said he was told Hernandez fired the shots that...
July 10, 2013 - 8:00am
June 27, 2013
Texts, video cited in charges against Hernandez
ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) -- In the final minutes of his life, Odin Lloyd sent a series of texts to his sister.
June 27, 2013 - 6:52am
June 26, 2013
Update: NFL player Hernandez taken from home in handcuffs, Patriots release him
Update 10 a.m.: ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) — New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was taken from his home in handcuffs Wednesday...
June 26, 2013 - 8:15am
February 22, 2013
Massachusetts boy calls 911 to report his mother for sending him to bed
BROCKTON, Mass. (AP) — Police in Massachusetts say a 10-year-old boy called 911 because he didn't want to go to bed. Brockton police say the boy made the emergency call just after 8 p.m. Wednesday and told the dispatcher he was calling to report his mother because he did not want...
February 22, 2013 - 7:50am
January 23, 2010
Commentary: The Mass. real miracle happened four year ago
The miracle in Massachusetts was made possible through a bigger miracle four years ago. That's when the commonwealth became the first and so far only state to guarantee near-universal coverage. The Republican winner of the Senate seat long held by Ted Kennedy, Scott Brown, voted for...
January 23, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
Commentary: We the people have stood
In his first comment following Scott Brown's stunning victory in the Massachusetts special election to fill the seat of the late Sen. Edward Kennedy, President Obama told the losing candidate, Martha Coakley, "you can't win them all." No, but President Obama hasn't won any since his...
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am