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Special election set Aug. 22
Lawmakers advance two anti-abortion bills, but Dayton says he'll veto them
Tribal members, SD dance family among 15 charged in dealing in eagle, migratory bird trafficking
Brainerd family says final goodbyes to man who was missing for more than 2 years
Man whose boat crashed on Minnesota river found alive
Local Roundup: Halvorson repeats
RU Game: Hanson, Rudie commit to D-I schools
Vote for the WCT Game of the Week
Local Roundup: Willmar softball team drops pair to Tech
Dozier's three-run double provides Twins with 3-2 win
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
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'
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
Dennis R. Erdman
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
December 27, 2013
Connecticut police to release Newtown massacre documents today
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Connecticut state police plan to release a trove of documents on Friday tied to their investigation of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School last year that killed 20 children and six adults, the agency said on its website.
December 27, 2013 - 7:35am
June 14, 2013
Newtown marks 6 months since elementary school massacre
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — Newtown held a moment of silence Friday for the victims of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School at a remembrance...
June 14, 2013 - 1:45pm
December 22, 2012
Letter: The root of evil in the world
It is with a heavy heart and much thought that I write this. Last Friday morning one person took it upon himself to end the lives of 26 innocent people, 20 of whom were not much more than babies. That one act brought our nation to a stop. One person changed the lives of all those...
December 22, 2012 - 12:00am
December 21, 2012
Four dead in Pennsylvania shooting
HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A man fatally shot a woman decorating for a children's Christmas party at a tiny church hall and killed two men elsewhere in a rural township on Friday before he was shot dead in a gunfight with state troopers. Three troopers in patrol cars were injured...
December 21, 2012 - 11:35pm
NRA calls for armed police officer in every school
By Philip Elliott Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's largest gun-rights lobby called Friday for armed police officers to be...
December 21, 2012 - 11:45am
Gov. Dayton asks Minn. join national moment of silence for Newtown victims
ST. PAUL, Minn. - Gov. Mark Dayton is asking Minnesotans to join in a national moment of silence in honor of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting. The moment of silence is being observed at 9:30 a.m. central time on Friday. At about the same time last Friday,...
December 21, 2012 - 7:45am
December 19, 2012
New Plateaus blog: Solution to gun violence won't come from politics
By Brandon Ferdig Newplateaus.areavoices.com
December 19, 2012 - 9:02am
December 18, 2012
Red Lake grads to offer comfort to Newtown, Conn., families
RED LAKE – Justin Jourdain is among the few people who just might be able to understand. Jourdain, a 2008 graduate of Red Lake High School,...
December 18, 2012 - 11:27pm
December 17, 2012
Newtown plans burials as school's future debated
Video link: First funerals for Newtown victims NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — A grieving Connecticut town braced itself Monday to bury the first two...
December 17, 2012 - 12:15pm
Sweet Conclusions blog: Crying tears of the brokenhearted for Newtown
By Gavin Hill Sweetconclusions.areavoices.com
December 17, 2012 - 8:52am
December 16, 2012
Police, teachers describe Connecticut shooter's path through Newtown school
By Edmund H. Mahony and Dave Altimari , Hartford Courant Editor's Note: This story contains graphic descriptions of the shooting and crime scene....
December 16, 2012 - 11:58am