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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
Richards lifts Glenwood past BOLD and into state tournament
KRA revs up after weather delays
Roundup: VFW I heads into playoffs on hot streak
Sano breaks slump, leads Twins to victory
Stingers' rally fall short in loss to La Crosse
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
Evelyn "Evie" M. Mulder
Robert J. Swanberg
Carol Ann Ringler
Ardis E. Smith
Myrtle M. Knutson
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
March 2, 2016
Man in custody after throwing Minnesota student journalist's camera into traffic, stealing van
It was a mentally, and possibly physically, scarring day for MSUM student Samantha Stark. “It wouldn't stop bleeding,” Stark said, “Freaked...
March 2, 2016 - 9:27am
March 1, 2016
Former substitute teacher in Minnesota district accused of having sex with student
MOORHEAD — A former substitute teacher for the Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton School District is accused in Clay County District Court of having sex...
March 1, 2016 - 1:22pm
February 21, 2016
How Minnesotans get by with no paid leave from work
Most American workers get little or no paid time off for family leave, such as for the birth of a child or to care for a sick or aging relative....
February 21, 2016 - 10:03am
January 4, 2016
Guilty plea accepted in hockey player sex case
MOORHEAD — A former junior hockey player is expected to serve two more weeks in jail after a judge upheld a plea deal in the Moorhead man’s child pornography conviction. Clay County District Court Judge Michael Fritz upheld at a sentencing hearing Monday morning a plea deal that...
January 4, 2016 - 11:10pm
November 17, 2015
Video: Former Minnesota firefighter - now paralyzed - re-riggs crossbow so he can still hunt
Not every successful hunt has to end with the picture of a trophy buck. So here's a story about a hunter and a team of friends nobody can...
November 17, 2015 - 1:48pm
October 30, 2015
Moorhead man involved in deer drowning pleads not guilty
MAHNOMEN-- A Moorhead man pleaded not guilty to animal cruelty Thursday after being accused of contributing to the drowning of a deer in September. Steven Timm, 55, entered the plea via a letter his attorney, Jade Rosenfeldt, sent to the judge. The judge granted the request...
October 30, 2015 - 9:14pm
October 29, 2015
Charges dropped against 16-year-old in killing of Minnesota man
MOORHEAD — Murder charges against a 16-year-old Moorhead boy who claimed to have killed a man who he said was molesting him for years have...
October 29, 2015 - 4:06pm
October 28, 2015
Investigators believe body found is that of missing teen
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- The remains of a female body that were found east of Alexandria in Douglas County on Monday afternoon are that of a missing...
October 28, 2015 - 4:46pm
October 27, 2015
Bail set at $1M for suspect in killing of Minnesota man
MOORHEAD - Bail is set at $1 million for a Fargo man accused with his 16-year-old brother of killing a Moorhead man on Oct. 17. Anthony Rodriguez,...
October 27, 2015 - 2:48pm
October 25, 2015
Somalis in Moorhead create council of elders to foster better understanding
MOORHEAD — In Africa, when a child is sick, his mother might keep him out of school for weeks without notifying the school, a Somali community leader explained Saturday, and that’s normal.
October 25, 2015 - 11:35pm
October 23, 2015
Minnesota teen who confessed to killing man says he was covering for his brother
MOORHEAD - A teenager charged with murder in the Saturday slaying of a Moorhead man has retracted his confession and shifted responsibility...
October 23, 2015 - 1:17pm
October 21, 2015
UPDATE: Second suspect in murder of Minnesota man is in custody
FARGO — The second suspect sought in connection with a weekend slaying of a Moorhead man was arrested about 1 p.m. Wednesday. Fargo...
October 21, 2015 - 3:21pm
16-year-old Minnesotan claims man he's charged with murdering molested him for years
MOORHEAD - Nearly doubled over in his seat in a Clay County courtroom, his skinny frame shaking with tears, 16-year-old Zachary Daniel St....
October 21, 2015 - 9:50am
October 20, 2015
UPDATE: 16-year-old Minnesotan charged with murder will be tried as an adult
MOORHEAD - A 16-year-old Moorhead boy on Tuesday was charged with first-degree murder in the death of a 55-year-old man at a trailer park...
October 20, 2015 - 2:59pm
UPDATE: Sister of Minnesota murder victim feared her brother would wind up dead
MOORHEAD – A couple of months ago, Melody Acosta warned her brother about what could happen if he kept hanging out with the wrong people. “I...
October 20, 2015 - 1:49pm