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Fidget spinners, hoverboards top summer safety warning list
Philando Castile family reaches nearly $3 million settlement with city for fatal traffic stop
1 dead, 2 treated after apparent CO poisoning during weekend boating excursion
Minn. DNR fee increases take effect July 1
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
Harvick makes strong case as NASCAR title contender
Former Green Bay Packers star charged with slapping daughter
Minor league baseball players lose appeal over wages
Willmar Fests tennis champs crowned
Running: Gustafson, Reigstad win Foot Lake 4 races
Sandy Hook families urge NBC to drop Megyn Kelly's Alex Jones interview
20 new and returning TV shows that you should check out this summer
'Bachelor in Paradise' production halted, show in question after alleged 'misconduct' on set
'Big Fish' a lovely piece of Americana at The Barn in Willmar
Sam Hunt, the R&B-loving country star, is challenging Nashville rules - and winning
Pedal for Project Impact 2017: Local cyclists ride for a reason
Exhibit documents Willmar festival
Studio Hop 2017 continues today
'Sweet Land the Musical': Rural debut is tonight where movie was made
'Red, White and Tuna': Comedy opens tonight at Little Theatre in New London
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Effie S. Christenson
Marion B. Manthei
Juel C. Straight
Doris E. Lewis
Oscar M. Engebretson
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
Faith Conversations: Wife moving forward after sudden death ministry partner
Column: 4-H speaking inspires, prompts memories of grandfather
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
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September 3, 2016
Upbeat music may make people more cooperative
The right mood music can influence how well people work together, a new management-oriented study suggests. Many retail establishments carefully...
September 3, 2016 - 9:12am
August 22, 2016
Music over weather, as New London festival draws a crowd
Despite some wet weather, a large crowd was on hand Saturday for the New London Music Festival at Neer Park. The event, which began at noon and...
August 22, 2016 - 2:56pm
July 11, 2016
Seven local students perform at honors concert
Seven local piano students performed at the 81st Annual Minnesota Music Teachers Association State Honors Concert June 11 at the Minneapolis...
July 11, 2016 - 11:10am
June 24, 2016
Chippewa County Fair featuring two big bands in one night
MONTEVIDEO — One good act deserves another, and they’re available for the price of one at the Chippewa County Fair on July 28. The revived...
June 24, 2016 - 1:47pm
June 22, 2016
Willmar woman to audition for 'The Voice'
When “The Voice” comes to Minnesota on Saturday to audition singers to fill its roster for the new season, among the hopefuls will be a 25-year-old...
June 22, 2016 - 11:00pm
June 7, 2016
Today is Prince Day; are you wearing purple?
Today is officially "Prince Day" in the state of Minnesota, in honor of the legacy of the iconic musician — and Minnesota native — who died...
June 7, 2016 - 8:11am
June 6, 2016
Go purple: Dayton proclaims Prince Day for Tuesday
ST. PAUL - Tuesday is Prince Day in Minnesota on what would have been the music superstar's 58th birthday. Gov. Mark Dayton issued a proclamation...
June 6, 2016 - 6:55pm
May 26, 2016
Diamond Lake man to build communal music and arts center on his property
If you blink while driving the narrow road that snuggles up to Mark Haen’s Diamond Lake spread, you may easily miss the empty plat that sits...
May 26, 2016 - 5:00am
May 11, 2016
Woman says she was tossed from Garth Brooks concert for using men's bathroom
FARGO—When Samantha Bergh headed for the Fargodome on May 7, for the Garth Brooks concert, the Mother's Day gift from her husband was to be...
May 11, 2016 - 12:35pm
May 2, 2016
Though he's more of a country fan, retiree plows tribute to Prince
EDGELEY, N.D. — When Gene Hanson decided to plow some art into one of his fields, he went with a sign o' the times. The 75-year-old retiree...
May 2, 2016 - 5:10pm
April 26, 2016
Prince left no will, potentially complicating matters regarding estate
Music superstar Prince left no will when he died last week, his sister said in court documents filed Tuesday. The sister, Tyka Nelson, asked...
April 26, 2016 - 1:38pm
April 24, 2016
Prince's vault could house hours of music
CHANHASSEN -- As the world comes to terms with the reality that Prince is no longer with us, many of his fans are asking the same question: What...
April 24, 2016 - 4:30pm
April 21, 2016
Iconic performer Prince dead at 57
Music superstar Prince, whose hits included "Purple Rain" and "Kiss," was found unresponsive on Thursday at his Minnesota home and was later...
April 21, 2016 - 12:13pm
April 15, 2016
Willmar third-graders get quite the musical treat
Third-graders from Roosevelt and Kennedy elementary schools in Willmar on Friday enjoyed a mini concert by the Cardinal Orchestra at both schools....
April 15, 2016 - 1:35pm
April 6, 2016
Country legend Merle Haggard dead at 79
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Country legend Merle Haggard, often called "the Poet of the Common Man," whose music reflected his hardscrabble roots...
April 6, 2016 - 12:52pm