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'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
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'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Harlow D. Skindelien
Marlene M. Baumann
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
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October 25, 2015
Oklahoma parade crash suspect charged with four counts of murder
STILLWATER, Okla. — An Oklahoma woman was charged Sunday with four counts of second-degree murder a day after she allegedly crashed the car she was driving into a crowd at an Oklahoma State University homecoming parade, killing four people and injuring dozens, police said.
October 25, 2015 - 11:33pm
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
October 12, 2015
Bail set in case of Minnesota man charged with killing 3-year-old boy
DETROIT LAKES — The man suspected of killing a 3-year-old boy by beating him to death has been charged with two counts of second-degree...
October 12, 2015 - 3:32pm
September 23, 2015
S.D. town reels from autopsy report on family of six
PLATTE, S.D. – Platte residents, who were grieving the loss of a family in what was thought to be a fire last week, were in even more shock...
September 23, 2015 - 9:11am
September 11, 2015
Stabbing suspect’s bail set at $750,000
MONTEVIDEO — Unconditional bail was set at $750,000 Thursday for Michael Dean Grussing, 54, of Montevideo, who is charged with felony second-degree murder in the Tuesday stabbing death of Kevin Arthur Richardson, 44, of Montevideo. Grussing is also charged with misdemeanor fleeing...
September 11, 2015 - 12:00am
September 9, 2015
UPDATED VIDEO: Montevideo man killed; friend in jail on pending murder charge
MONTEVIDEO – A 44-year-old Montevideo man was stabbed to death Tuesday and his friend who was living at the same address is in custody facing...
September 9, 2015 - 6:32pm
VIDEO UPDATE: Suspect in jail pending 2nd degree murder charges
MONTEVIDEO – A 54-year-old Montevideo man is being held in the Chippewa County Jail in connection with the stabbing death Tuesday of another...
September 9, 2015 - 11:43am
One killed yesterday in Montevideo stabbing
MONTEVIDEO -- One person is dead as a result of a stabbing incident that happened Tuesday in Montevideo. The 44-year-old victim and the 54-year-old suspect in the case are both from Montevideo, according to a press release posted on the Montevideo Police Department's Facebook page. The...
September 9, 2015 - 7:41am
August 27, 2015
Witnesses testify on aggravating factors in murder case
GRANITE FALLS —Whether 54-year-old Chad Laraby spends 150 months or possibly as much as 240 months in prison for the beating death of Linda Kay Boehme, 65, is at stake in the decision now before the District Court in Yellow Medicine County. District Judge Dwayne Knutsen heard testimony...
August 27, 2015 - 11:50am
August 17, 2015
Bail set at $1 million in Renville County homicide
OLIVIA — District Judge Randall Slieter concurred with a prosecutor’s request and set bail at $1 million for the man accused of using a bow...
August 17, 2015 - 2:25pm
August 14, 2015
Morgan man faces murder charge: Dwayne Case allegedly killed girlfriend with bow and arrow and then attempted to kill himself
FRANKLIN — A Morgan man who survived a self-inflicted gunshot wound is facing a charge that he killed his girlfriend with a bow and arrow earlier this summer at a makeshift campsite near Franklin. Dwayne Alan Case, 29, was arrested Friday after it was determined he was medically...
August 14, 2015 - 9:38pm