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Clinton tabs Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate
Rural Maynard family escapes burning home
Tim Huber's attorney argues lack of probable cause in seeking dismissal of murder indictment
Confusion on procedure takes new Willmar position off council table
Relay for Life Kandiyohi County
Stingers' rally fall short in loss to La Crosse
KRA revs up after weather delays
Roundup: VFW I heads into playoffs on hot streak
Sano breaks slump, leads Twins to victory
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Frye -- Birkland
Dahl -- Schow
Lippert -- Marcus
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Doty — St. Aubin
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
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Robert J. Swanberg
Carol Ann Ringler
Ardis E. Smith
Myrtle M. Knutson
Adeline T.J. Skogstoe
Commentary: Latest VA fix creates new ills
Tribune Opinion: Willmar benefits from 'Moving Health Forward'
Letter: A credit to sports writing
Letter: Criticism of Peppin unwarranted
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
June 20, 2016
Bow enthusiast sets world record catch with 85-pound paddlefish
SIDNEY, Mont. — Paddlefishing has been surprisingly slow on the Montana side, especially considering North Dakota broke two records, one for...
June 20, 2016 - 8:07am
June 14, 2016
Baker tornado matches Montana’s strongest ever
BAKER, Montana -- The National Weather Service rated the tornado that ripped through Baker Saturday as an EF-3 in a preliminary storm survey...
June 14, 2016 - 5:30am
May 5, 2016
Judicial process continues for Montana couple despite their absence
WILLMAR — Warrants are still active for the arrests of Billings, Montana, couple Michael Scott Christie and Martina Annette Christie, but a hearing in the criminal case alleging the two exploited $340,000 of Michael’s elderly mother’s estate proceeded without the two Thursday....
May 5, 2016 - 9:59pm
April 23, 2016
Montana woman charged with punching 1-year-old to death after Amber Alert
POPLAR, Mont. -- A 42-year-old Poplar woman allegedly punched 13-month-old Kenzley Olson to death on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation in northeast Montana and then attempted to hide the infant’s body in a duffel bag. The case drew regional attention as an Amber Alert was sent out...
April 23, 2016 - 5:30am
April 21, 2016
13-month-old missing Montana girl found dead
POPLAR, Mont. -- A 13-month-old girl who was abducted from her home in Poplar on Tuesday night has been found dead. Lee Allmer, Roosevelt County...
April 21, 2016 - 5:30am
April 8, 2016
Legendary northwest Montana bull sells for $350,000
MALTA, Mont. -- With a $350,000 sales price Tuesday, a northwest Montana bull known as HA Cowboy Up can fairly be referred to as the Ferrari...
April 8, 2016 - 5:30am
March 9, 2016
Bison slaughter tries to slim down Yellowstone herd
GARDINER, Mont. — This is the modern answer to the buffalo jump. On Tuesday, instead of bison being chased off a steep prairie bluff, they...
March 9, 2016 - 5:30am
July 15, 2015
BNSF train derails in far northeast Montana, delays Amtrak service
WOLF POINT, Mont. -- Cleanup crews were working overnight near Wolf Point, Mont., after a BNSF Railway train derailment Tuesday after
July 15, 2015 - 10:44am
March 25, 2015
Minnesota tribe to invest in new Oil Patch casino
SHAKOPEE — The Minnesota Indian tribe that owns the popular Mystic Lake Casino Hotel near Shakopee will invest $29 million in a Hi-Line casino on the Fort Peck Reservation in northeast Montana about 40 miles from the North Dakota state line. The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community...
March 25, 2015 - 8:00am
February 23, 2015
Agweek TV: GMOs and economic predictions for farmers at the soybean expo
Noted author and environmental speaker Patrick Moore spoke about GMO crops at the 2015 Northern Soybean Expo in Fargo last week. The former Greenpeace...
February 23, 2015 - 6:00am
April 8, 2014
Minnesota man charged with vandalism of national monument in Montana
BILLINGS, Mont. — The U.S. Attorney’s Office has charged a Minnesota man with misdemeanor vandalism for carving his and another person’s name into the sandstone at Pompeys Pillar National Monument. Cole Randall of Plymouth, Minn., accepted responsibility for the act and...
April 8, 2014 - 11:55am
January 13, 2014
Re. Daudt says he was a witness, not troublemarker
ST. PAUL — House Minority Leader Kurt Daudt says he was a witness to a confrontation when he traveled to Montana to buy a Ford Bronco. A...
January 13, 2014 - 7:00am
October 2, 2013
Treasury reimburses man for his 'dog-eaten' currency
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man who painstakingly gathered and reassembled parts of five $100 bills eaten by his golden retriever has been reimbursed by the U.S. Treasury for the "mutt-ilated'' currency. Wayne Klinkel of Helena received a $500 check on Monday, the Independent...
October 2, 2013 - 12:27pm
September 10, 2013
Montana newlywed faces murder charge for shoving husband off cliff
(Reuters) - A Montana woman was charged on Monday with killing her husband of eight days by pushing him off a cliff at Glacier National Park during an argument and after expressing doubts about the marriage, court records show.
September 10, 2013 - 7:15am
September 7, 2013
Montana high court bars judge from amending 30-day rape sentence
(Reuters) - Montana's Supreme Court on Friday barred a trial judge from revising a widely scorned 30-day jail term he imposed on an ex-teacher convicted of raping one of his students, ruling the judge lacked authority to amend the original sentence unilaterally. Instead, the high...
September 7, 2013 - 7:00am