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New London man charged with stalking
Intersections in Willmar railroad bypass corridor to be studied this spring
Benson Schools develops facilities plan, HVAC cost estimates expected next month
Benson citizens group continues to advocate for school pool
Records published March 24
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Flyers keep Wild in check as Minnesota woes continue
Boys basketball: 'Jays leave feeling blue
Boys basketball: 'Jays leave feeling blue
State Basketball: North blisters Red Lake in Class A opener
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'The Big Bang Theory' spinoff 'Young Sheldon' officially ordered at CBS
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Ruth O. Jones
John E. Vold
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
Swift: The new 'Maximum Overdrive': Could our appliances be too smart?
March 2, 2017
UPDATE: Hottest team in Big 10 is Gophers, and they rip Cornhuskers to prove it
MINNEAPOLIS — The latest win in a stretch of eight straight for the Big Ten’s hottest team was the easiest yet, a no-doubter that turned...
March 2, 2017 - 8:24pm
February 16, 2017
TransCanada files Keystone XL route application in Nebraska
TransCanada Corp, Canada's No. 2 pipeline operator, filed an application with Nebraska authorities to route its Keystone XL pipeline through...
February 16, 2017 - 11:19am
November 14, 2016
Claeys: Missed blocks, tackles cause Gopher defeat to Cornhuskers
LINCOLN, Neb. —Six plays near the beginning of the fourth quarter exemplified the two reasons Gophers coach Tracy Claeys repeatedly gave Saturday for why Minnesota surrendered a 17-10 halftime lead in a 24-17 loss to No. 19 Nebraska. Late night in a room underneath Memorial...
November 14, 2016 - 12:01am
November 12, 2016
Surging Gophers looking for statement victory at No. 21 Nebraska
MINNEAPOLIS — Rodney Smith felt left out during two of the Gophers' biggest wins in recent history. When Minnesota beat Michigan 30-14...
November 12, 2016 - 5:39pm
February 16, 2016
Former Fagen CFO used fake ethanol company to embezzle $4.5 million
MINNEAPOLIS—A former CFO at Fagen Engineering created a fictitious ethanol company in Nebraska called Fairmont Investments LLC to help her allegedly embezzle $4.5 million from her employer's company. Kirsten Tjosaas, 38, of Granite Falls used the monies that she allegedly embezzled...
February 16, 2016 - 8:56pm
May 14, 2015
Nebraska declares state of emergency in bird flu outbreak
Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts declared a state of emergency on Thursday, after federal agriculture officials confirmed a second farm site had tested positive for the rapidly spreading avian flu virus. The declaration follows earlier, similar actions by governors in Wisconsin, Minnesota...
May 14, 2015 - 11:45pm
June 17, 2014
Tornadoes destroy Pilger in NE Neb. (with video)
(Reuters) - Hundreds of residents driven from a Nebraska village leveled by a deadly tornado were expected to be allowed back into their community...
June 17, 2014 - 9:00am
February 24, 2014
Small Nebraska agency might further complicate Keystone fight
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A small Nebraska state commission that has never considered a major oil pipeline route could soon play a pivotal role in deciding the fate of the Keystone XL pipeline, a project brimming with political risk for both the U.S. and Canadian governments.
February 24, 2014 - 9:00am
October 26, 2013
Update: Gophers run past #25 Nebraska for upset win, gain bowl eligibility
MINNEAPOLIS -- David Cobb ran 31 times for 138 yards and Minnesota used an effective, ball-control ground game to defeat No. 25 Nebraska, 34-23,...
October 26, 2013 - 2:39pm
October 4, 2013
Heavy snow, thunderstorms moving into Midwest
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Powerful storms crawled into the Midwest on Friday, dumping heavy snow in South Dakota, spawning a tornado in Nebraska and threatening dangerous thunderstorms from Oklahoma to Wisconsin.
October 4, 2013 - 8:39am
July 31, 2013
Salad pegged in Iowa, Neb. cyclospora outbreak
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Health officials in Iowa and Nebraska on Tuesday identified prepackaged salad mix as the source of a severe stomach bug that sickened hundreds of people in both states, but federal authorities said it's not clear whether cyclospora outbreaks elsewhere in...
July 31, 2013 - 7:50am
June 27, 2013
Iowa, Minnesota egg plants sold to Nebraska firm
BRITT, Iowa (AP) — A Nebraska subsidiary of a Minnesota food company has bought egg processing plants in Iowa and Minnesota. The sale of Primera Foods Corp. to M.G. Waldbaum Co., of Wakefield, Neb., is expected to be completed Thursday. M.G. Waldbaum is a subsidiary of Michael...
June 27, 2013 - 9:23am
June 3, 2013
Fargo company sells idle north-central Nebraska ethanol plant
OMAHA, Neb. — An Omaha-based ethanol company says it's buying an idle ethanol plant in north-central Nebraska. Green Plains Renewable Energy Inc. said Monday that it has signed an agreement with Choice Ethanol Holdings LLC to acquire the former Nedak Ethanol plant in Atkinson....
June 3, 2013 - 11:28am
April 23, 2013
Minn., SD robbery suspects captured in Nebraska
COZAD, Neb. — Two suspects sought by Minnesota and South Dakota authorities have been captured after a short highway chase in south-central Nebraska. The Nebraska State Patrol says the two were in a car being sought in a string of armed robberies. A trooper stopped the car Monday...
April 23, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 16, 2013
Cabela's plans new stores in SC, Minn., in 2014
SIDNEY, Neb. (AP) — Cabela's Inc. is planning to open two new stores to sell outdoor gear and sporting goods in South Carolina and Minnesota in 2014. The Sidney, Neb., company said Tuesday that the Greenville, S.C., store will be its first in that state. The Woodbury, Minn., store...
January 16, 2013 - 1:38pm