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China calls for restraint as U.S. carrier group heads for Korean waters
Pro rodeo's rags-to-riches bull proving hard to ride
Arkansas plans to execute 2 inmates Monday, would be first state in 17 years to do so
Lions to offer free vision screening for children
After another disappointing postseason, what's next for the Wild?
Vikings: Plenty of draft options at RB, including Joe Mixon teammate Samaje Perine
Prep Baseball & Softball: Card baseball team falls to Big Lake
Local Roundup: CCS' Reid edges Cards' Hauser
Ibarra scores in Minnesota's win over Colorado
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Hollywood's Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner file for divorce
MTV to revive reality series 'Fear Factor'
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Iris M. Hanson-Cain
Jackalee 'Jackie' Peterson
Dennis R. Erdman
Marvin I. Braegelman
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Susan Estrich: The Amazon 1-Star System
Letter: U of M proud of local partnerships
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
April 20, 2017
Judge blocks release of new Prince music
NEW YORK - A U.S. judge has blocked a planned release of new Prince music on the first anniversary of his death this week. The Minnesota district...
April 20, 2017 - 10:28am
April 19, 2017
Prince estate seeks to stop release of new music
Plans to release new music by Prince on Friday's one-year anniversary of the singer's death have been hit with a lawsuit claiming the works were...
April 19, 2017 - 12:15pm
April 13, 2017
NLS student selected for June choir performance at Carnegie Hall
NEW LONDON — Ava Hanson, a student at New London-Spicer Middle School, has been selected for the 2017 Middle School Honors Performance...
April 13, 2017 - 6:50am
April 11, 2017
J. Geils of the 'J. Geils Band' dies at 71
LOS ANGELES - John Warren Geils, Jr., known professionally as J. Geils and lead guitarist and founder of The J. Geils Band, has died in his home...
April 11, 2017 - 7:56pm
April 7, 2017
Snoop Dogg on a mission in Augusta to make golf cool
AUGUSTA, Ga.—Rapper Snoop Dogg this week said that while the Masters may be the most prestigious tournament in golf, it suffers from a...
April 7, 2017 - 1:20pm
March 23, 2017
Dylan talks Minnesota, Duluth in new interview
DULUTH, Minn.—Legendary singer-songwriter Bob Dylan opened up about his Northland roots — a little — in a wide-ranging, lengthy...
March 23, 2017 - 4:11pm
Bob Dylan says 'not yearning' for good old days
NEW YORK - Bob Dylan's new album "Triplicate" explores American standards from the 1930s, 40s, and 50s, but the veteran singer-songwriter says...
March 23, 2017 - 1:46pm
March 19, 2017
Rock 'n' roll pioneer Chuck Berry dead at 90
Chuck Berry, who duck-walked his way into the pantheon of rock 'n' roll pioneers as one of its most influential guitarists and lyricists, creating...
March 19, 2017 - 10:02am
March 13, 2017
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
WILLMAR - Due to the Willmar High school Girls basketball team making the state tournament, the choir and band concerts scheduled for Tuesday, March 14, have been moved to Thursday, March 23. The choir concert will be at 6 p.m. and the band concert at 7:30 p.m., both at Willmar Senior...
March 13, 2017 - 11:22am
March 8, 2017
Ed Sheeran's 'Divide' tops 1 billion YouTube views
LOS ANGELES -- British pop star Ed Sheeran has racked up more than 1 billion views on YouTube for songs and videos from "Divide," just days after...
March 8, 2017 - 12:29pm
March 7, 2017
Singer George Michael died from natural causes, coroner says
LONDON -- Singer George Michael died of natural causes, a British coroner said on Tuesday, March 7, concluding an lengthy investigation into...
March 7, 2017 - 7:43am
Bird Island opens Cultural Centre
BIRD ISLAND — Many rural communities are embracing art and culture to promote tourism and economic opportunity. And some rural communities...
March 7, 2017 - 6:18am
March 5, 2017
Tommy Page, 'I'll Be Your Everything' Singer & Music Executive, Dies at 46
LOS ANGELES - Tommy Page, the pop star-turned-music executive known for the song "I'll Be Your Everything," has died. He was 46. Page was found dead on Friday, according to Billboard, which reports that although the cause of death was unclear, several friends believe it was an apparent...
March 5, 2017 - 11:05am
February 8, 2017
Prince, George Michael to get Grammy tributes
LOS ANGELES—Prince and George Michael will be honored at the Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 12, with separate tributes, but organizers did...
February 8, 2017 - 1:15pm
'I'm proud of my body,' Lady Gaga tells bodyshamers
NEW YORK—Lady Gaga hit back at cyberbullies who made fun of her body during her spectacular halftime show at Sunday's Super Bowl. "I heard...
February 8, 2017 - 1:14pm