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Death toll rises to 22 from blast at Ariana Grande concert in British arena
1 killed, another injured after van collides with semi
Dayton, GOP cut last-minute budget deal to set up special session Tuesday
State senator's father dies, but she's at work keeping one-vote majority for GOP
Minnesota budget talks go on behind closed doors, as legislators plan to work past midnight deadline to get work done
Baseball: Wildcats split but clinch
Local Roundup: Litchfield tennis team heading back to state
True Team Track: Willmar boys repeat as Class AA champions
Curry hits 36 as Golden State advances to NBA finals
Richard Pitino's message to Minnesota: 'We can really take the next step'
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
Lisa Rierson Axelson
Michel H. Hinrichsen
Michael Thomas Cullen
Richard G. Black
Minnesota Opinion: Taxing charitable donations is just wrong
Letter: Book doesn't belong in classroom
Letter: Reinvest in higher education
Thomas: Will America ever learn?
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
May 7, 2014
Search continues for missing Wahpeton college student
WAHPETON, N.D. – Scupper the golden retriever stood alert on the bow of a flat-bottom boat Tuesday afternoon on the Wild Rice River. He was...
May 7, 2014 - 9:50am
May 6, 2014
Missing for six hours, 3-year-old found safe with family dog
COOPERSTOWN, N.D. – A 3-year-old missing for nearly six hours Monday was discovered safe -- thanks in part to the family dog -- after an hours-long air, foot, bloodhound, horseback and ATV search. Griggs County Sheriff Robert Hook said the boy’s parents, Courtney...
May 6, 2014 - 1:18pm
Letter: A faith that never dims for Daniel Lee Newville
This May will be Daniel Lee Newville’s 30th birthday. His disappearance 12 years ago has not faded the love and memories. Because he still exists in our hearts. Knowing we might never understand or explain what happened that night, we pray and patiently wait, never giving up, holding...
May 6, 2014 - 5:30am
April 8, 2014
Search continues in Colorado for father-son hikers from Twin Cities
Damian McManus, 51, and his 18-year-old son, Evan McManus, of St. Louis Park, were last heard from Wednesday, but Colorado authorities were not notified they were missing until Sunday, said Bill Barwick, spokesman with the Alpine Rescue Team in Clear Creek County, two hours west of...
April 8, 2014 - 10:40am
March 24, 2014
Malaysia officials says missing plane crashed in Indian Ocean (with video)
(Reuters) - The Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared over two weeks ago crashed in the southern Indian Ocean, Prime Minister Najib Razak...
March 24, 2014 - 10:50am
March 17, 2014
'Good night': Haunting final contact from missing Malaysian jet
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - The last words from the cockpit of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 - "all right, good night" - were uttered after...
March 17, 2014 - 12:11am
March 14, 2014
Radar data suggests missing Malaysia plane deliberately flown way off course
KUALA LUMPUR - Military radar data suggests a Malaysia Airlines jetliner missing for nearly a week was deliberately flown hundreds of miles...
March 14, 2014 - 11:00am
March 13, 2014
Malaysia says no evidence missing plane flew hours after losing contact
KUALA LUMPUR/HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam (Reuters) - Malaysian authorities said on Thursday there was no evidence that a jetliner missing for almost six days flew for hours after losing contact with air traffic controllers and continued to transmit technical data.
March 13, 2014 - 7:25am
March 12, 2014
Confusion as search for Malaysian jet spreads across SE Asia
KUALA LUMPUR/PHU QUOC, Vietnam (Reuters) - The search for a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner expanded on Wednesday to cover a swathe of Southeast Asia, from the South China Sea to India's territorial waters, with authorities no closer to explaining what happened to the plane or...
March 12, 2014 - 7:08am
March 11, 2014
Malaysia military tracked missing plane to west coast of country
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia's military believes it tracked a missing jetliner by radar over the Strait of Malacca, far from where it last made contact with civilian air traffic control off the country's east coast, a military source told Reuters.
March 11, 2014 - 7:41am
March 10, 2014
Third day of Malaysia jet search fails to find any trace of plane or people on board
KUALA LUMPUR/PHU QUOC ISLAND, Vietnam (Reuters) - The disappearance of a Malaysian airliner about an hour into a flight to Beijing is an "unprecedented mystery", the civil aviation chief said on Monday, as a massive air and sea search now in its third day failed to find any trace...
March 10, 2014 - 3:29pm
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 27, 2013
Search continues for missing U of M student
BURNSVILLE, Minn. - Family and friends of a missing University of Minnesota student continue to look for the 20-year-old woman while police are warning that public participation in a search could compromise a possible crime scene. The family of Anarae Schunk says the greatest potential...
September 27, 2013 - 7:45am
September 12, 2013
Missing Redwood County, Minn., girl found at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday
VESTA – The 15-year-old Redwood County girl missing from her family’s home was located in a cornfield near her residence around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday by officers flying a State Patrol helicopter. According to Redwood County Sheriff Randy Hanson, Paulina Leach appeared to be...
September 12, 2013 - 8:55am
September 11, 2013
Search underway for missing Redwood County, Minn., girl
VESTA – A 15-year old Redwood County girl has gone missing and authorities are asking the public’s help in finding the teen. Paulina...
September 11, 2013 - 3:22pm