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Briefs: Former Obama aide calls Trump a 'psychopath'
Second case of switched babies shakes Canadian community
More bodies located beneath rubble in Italy quake zone
Wild about wine: Carlos Creek expands into Xcel Energy Center, other Twin Cities venues
National Guard soldiers return to Willmar after Kuwait deployment
Finally, the Wolves might give the Target Center two good teams
Roundup: Rockets advance in Class C state tournament
Anderson repeats in Match Play tourney
Vikings open new stadium with preseason win
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
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
Barbara A. Erickson
Oliver "Ollie" Moldestad
Kenneth C. Hensch
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Cartoonist Opinions for Aug. 27
Letter: Our declining moral values
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Minnesota Opinion: The long wait for mental health care needs fixing
Thomas: Abolishing 'man' at Princeton
Update: Shots fired outside Zorbaz in Spicer early Sunday
August 10, 2016
96-year-old Montevideo war vet to be front and center at Twins game
MONTEVIDEO—Having retired from full-time employment only one year ago, Milton Hoidal is still adjusting to the idea of having the free...
August 10, 2016 - 11:30pm
July 21, 2016
Cleanup well underway after substantial storm damage in Granite Falls, Montevideo
GRANITE FALLS -- After major storms hit western Minnesota on Saturday, the cities of Granite Falls and Montevideo were tasked with cleaning up...
July 21, 2016 - 9:05pm
July 20, 2016
Archaeological dig in Montevideo proves ‘information rich’
MONTEVIDEO -- George Frink knew the value of Montevideo’s location at the confluence of the Chippewa and Minnesota Rivers when he looked over...
July 20, 2016 - 11:50pm
July 19, 2016
One arrested after Montevideo armed burglary
MONTEVIDEO -- A man has been booked in the Chippewa County Jail following a Monday night armed burglary at a Montevideo home, Sergeant Jeff Eickhoff...
July 19, 2016 - 1:43pm
July 14, 2016
Watson pitches a baseball comeback story
WATSON—It may be too late for a Twins comeback story, but the tiny community of Watson has one to tell this season. Youth baseball has...
July 14, 2016 - 12:00am
July 12, 2016
Co-op Credit Union names new CEO
MONTEVIDEO—Montevideo native Kayla Reiffenberger will succeed Linda Givan as the chief executive officer of the Co-op Credit Union with Givan's retirement in November. Reiffenberger since 2010 has been the chief financial officer with the credit union, which has offices in...
July 12, 2016 - 6:00pm
July 11, 2016
MnDOT urges caution, potential for roadway flooding in Lac qui Parle, Chippewa counties
WILLMAR – Motorists should drive with caution in Lac qui Parle and Chippewa counties today due to the potential for some roadway flooding,...
July 11, 2016 - 11:07am
July 5, 2016
Exceeding weight capacity, winds blamed in fatal Montevideo plane crash in 2014
MONTEVIDEO—The combined effect of being over the weight limit of the plane and gusty wind conditions caused the crash of an ultralight aircraft Sept. 7, 2014, at the Chippewa County-Montevideo Airport that took the lives of two brothers. The National Transportation Safety Board...
July 5, 2016 - 6:05pm
June 29, 2016
Appeals court upholds Montevideo man’s burglary conviction
MONTEVIDEO -- A Montevideo man convicted last year of breaking into a Montevideo home, jumping into bed with a couple, and throwing hot coffee...
June 29, 2016 - 12:00am
June 28, 2016
54 years of Montevideo history reduced to rubble
MONTEVIDEO - What had been Montevideo’s most popular gathering place during much of its 54-year history came down in a hurry Monday. “It...
June 28, 2016 - 10:01am
June 23, 2016
Area summer program makes sense of math
NEW LONDON — When 32 middle school students and five teachers go to Valleyfair amusement park today, they won’t just be riding roller coasters....
June 23, 2016 - 11:30pm
June 22, 2016
Supreme Court rejects Montevideo man’s bid to withdraw guilty plea in killing of co-worker
Editor's note: This story has been updated to correct the name of the court. The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled in this matter. MONTEVIDEO --...
June 22, 2016 - 12:57pm
June 17, 2016
Montevideo Fiesta Days offers something for everyone
Montevideo Fiesta Days is eight days of multiple events Sunday to Sunday, including Kale the Comic Juggler on Thursday at Smith Park. Today (Friday)...
June 17, 2016 - 8:49am
June 10, 2016
Montevideo woman in wheelchair struck, injured in pedestrian crosswalk
MONTEVIDEO -- A 52-year-old Montevideo woman in a motorized wheelchair was struck and injured Friday afternoon in a pedestrian crosswalk in Montevideo....
June 10, 2016 - 9:47pm
June 8, 2016
Local residents featured prominently in humorous commercial shot in Montevideo
MONTEVIDEO — More than 60 people of all ages took part as extras and volunteers in the shooting of a Uruguayan TV commercial in May in Montevideo....
June 8, 2016 - 11:12am