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Records summary for May 23 and 24
Nature Conservancy to plant 100,000 pines in cool spots in northern Minnesota to withstand climate change
Final Minnesota legislative bills may be passed in middle of the night
Destination Playground build continues
Grove City man charged with sexual assault of girl
Prep Softball: Becker's late run sinks Willmar
Prep Baseball: Falcons close with a gem
Prep Baseball: Cards dazzle in win over Rocori
Local Roundup: Willmar tennis duo take sub-section title
Prep Baseball: BOLD firepower on display
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
ABC's 'American Idol' reboot lands pop music superstar as first confirmed judge
'Scandal' will end next year, ABC president confirms
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
Alpha G. Finden
Lisa Rierson Axelson
Marilyn Ruth Rusthoven
Dr. Richard Clausen
Harrop: 'Bro Culture' companies may do poorly by being bad
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Midwest Opinion: Local youth sports can help fight drug abuse
Letter: Getting even after the fact
Letter: Welcome the new splash pad
May 23, 2017
U.S. forces kill 7 suspected al-Qaida militants in new Yemen raid
American Special Operations forces conducted a new ground raid against al-Qaida's Yemen branch early on Tuesday, killing seven suspected militants,...
15 hours 12 min ago
May 5, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Local government pay more for lobbyists
ST. PAUL — Minnesota taxpayers last year funded more than $9 million in local government lobbying expenses. That is, local governments...
May 5, 2017 - 12:20pm
April 19, 2017
North Korean mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up U.S.
SEOUL - North Korea put on a musical show to mark the birthday of founding father Kim Il Sung, which ended with a mock-up video of missiles...
April 19, 2017 - 11:05am
April 15, 2017
Former Afghan president calls decision to drop massive U.S. bomb "treason"
KABUL - Former Afghan president Hamid Karzai accused his successor on Saturday, April 15, of committing treason by allowing the U.S. military...
April 15, 2017 - 9:39am
April 13, 2017
U.S. unleashes 'mother of all bombs' for first time in Afghanistan
WASHINGTON - The United States dropped a massive GBU-43 bomb, the largest non-nuclear bomb it has ever used in combat, in eastern Afghanistan...
April 13, 2017 - 12:04pm
April 7, 2017
MSNBC's Brian Williams criticized for calling US missile strike 'beautiful'
LOS ANGELES - Brian Williams has come under fire for his seemingly euphoric reaction to Thursday night's U.S. missile strike on Syria. During...
April 7, 2017 - 3:09pm
April 6, 2017
Minnesota Historical Society opens World War I exhibit Saturday
ST. PAUL—Many Americans see the First World War as little more than a prelude to World War II, but Minnesota Historical Society curator...
April 6, 2017 - 7:21pm
April 5, 2017
North Korea test-fires missile ahead of Trump's meeting with Chinese leader
SEOUL - North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile into the sea off its east coast on Wednesday, South Korea's military said, ahead of a summit...
April 5, 2017 - 8:24am
April 3, 2017
Amsoil founder Al Amatuzio dies
DULUTH, Minn.—Whether it was for military service or job creation, for philanthropy or friendship, Al Amatuzio always seemed to be there...
April 3, 2017 - 8:13am
March 31, 2017
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
A U.S. appeals court on Friday, March 31, blocked the release of classified videos of a former Guantanamo Bay prisoner being force-fed while...
March 31, 2017 - 1:14pm
March 27, 2017
U.S., Britain, France, others skip nuclear weapons ban treaty talks
UNITED NATIONS - The United States and almost 40 other countries, including Britain and France, will not join negotiations that start at the...
March 27, 2017 - 10:07am
March 22, 2017
North Korea missile test fails as tensions simmer
SEOUL - A North Korean missile appeared to have exploded on Wednesday, March 22, just after it was launched, the U.S. and South Korean militaries...
March 22, 2017 - 10:34am
March 21, 2017
Drone-catchers emerge on a new aerial frontier
SAN LEANDRO, Calif. - The enemy drone whined in the distance. The Interceptor, a drone-hunting machine from Silicon Valley startup Airspace Systems,...
March 21, 2017 - 11:00am
March 19, 2017
Trump: North Korea's Kim 'acting very, very badly'
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday, March 19, criticized North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, saying he was "acting very,...
March 19, 2017 - 3:55pm
March 14, 2017
Lawmakers grill U.S. military leaders over nude photo sharing scandal
WASHINGTON - U.S. Senators grilled the Navy and the Marine Corps' top leaders on Tuesday, March 14, amid a growing scandal involving a private...
March 14, 2017 - 2:05pm