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Records published March 27
Trump to sign order on Tuesday easing energy regulations
Lake Superior lighthouse to be restored
Faith, forgiveness help Minnesota parents deal with daughter's death at hands of drunk driver
Girls Basketball: Oman a Class AA All-State first-teamer
Local Roundup: Warrior softball team opens season in crossover
Inspired by grandfather, Taylor Rogers just keeps taking the ball for Minnesota Twins
NCAA Tournament: Maye lifts Tar Heels to Final Four
Among fresh faces, Tar Heels make it to Final Four in win over Kentucky
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'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
'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
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Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Commentary: Minnesota needs transportation investment
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December 4, 2016
Willmar fifth at NXN nationals
PORTLAND, Oregon—The Willmar girls cross country team lept up the leaderboard again on Saturday, placing fifth at the Nike Cross Country...
December 4, 2016 - 4:12pm
August 7, 2016
U.S. news briefs for Aug. 8
Following is a summary of current U.S. news briefs. South Carolina girl dies from brain-eating amoeba An 11-year-old South Carolina girl has died after she became infected by a brain-eating amoeba in a river where she had gone swimming, an undertaker said on Saturday. The girl, Hannah...
August 7, 2016 - 11:23pm
May 18, 2016
Clinton, Sanders split Democrat nominating contests in Oregon, Kentucky
Democrat candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders each picked up primary wins on Tuesday in yet another demonstration of how divided the...
May 18, 2016 - 12:26am
October 12, 2015
Oregon teen sent home from school over rifle T-shirt
PORTLAND, Ore. -- An Oregon school district will review its dress code after a teenage student was sent home for wearing a T-shirt displaying a rifle in tribute to fallen soldiers, school officials said Monday. Eighth-grader Alan Holmes was sent home from Dexter McCarty Middle...
October 12, 2015 - 4:51pm
October 3, 2015
Oregon sheriff who opposes gun control thrust into spotlight
About a month after the 2012 Sandy Hook school shootings, Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin in Oregon posted a video on his Facebook page from conspiracy theorists who said the event might have been a hoax. A few days later, he wrote to Vice President Joe Biden, telling him to stay...
October 3, 2015 - 12:11am
October 1, 2015
After shooting, angry Obama blasts U.S. gun politics
On Thursday, President Barack Obama angrily said America had made a "political choice" to allow mass shootings like the one in Oregon to occur...
October 1, 2015 - 8:07pm
Oregon governor says community college shooter is deceased
The gunman who opened fire at a community college in Oregon on Thursday, killing several students, has been killed, Oregon Governor Kate Brown said during a news conference in Portland. Brown said the alledged shooter was a 20-year-old male. The gunman opened fire shortly after...
October 1, 2015 - 7:40pm
Update: Gunman opens fire at Oregon college, killing 13
ROSEBURG, Ore. (Reuters) - A gunman opened fire at a community college in southern Oregon on Thursday, killing 13 people and wounding some 20...
October 1, 2015 - 6:09pm
Reports: Fifteen dead, 20 wounded in shooting at Oregon college
At least 15 people were killed and another 20 wounded at a shooting on Thursday at a community college in Roseburg, Oregon, media reported.
October 1, 2015 - 1:52pm
January 2, 2015
Bowl Playoffs: Ohio State, Oregon to meet for championship
Ohio State stunned Alabama and Oregon blasted Florida State to advance to Jan. 12's NCAA Division I national championship game in Arlington,...
January 2, 2015 - 12:04am
August 4, 2013
Man buried when tunnel on Ore. mountain collapses, search continues today
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Rescuers were resuming a search Sunday for a snowboarder who was buried in a collapsing ice tunnel on Oregon's Mount Hood. The...
August 4, 2013 - 9:44am
May 29, 2013
USDA: Non-approved modified wheat in Oregon field
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Agriculture Department says a non-approved strain of genetically engineered wheat has been discovered in an Oregon field.
May 29, 2013 - 2:07pm
December 12, 2012
Police: Ore. mall shooter didn't know people he killed
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- A gunman who opened fire on shoppers at a Portland mall had no connection to the two people he fatally shot and wanted to kill as many people as possible, police said Wednesday. The shooter, who wore a mask, was a young man who fired randomly, investigators...
December 12, 2012 - 11:04am
December 11, 2012
3 dead, including gunman, in Portland, Ore., mall shooting (with videos)
PORTLAND, Ore. — A gunman opened fire in a suburban Portland shopping mall tonight, killing two people and wounding another as people were...
December 11, 2012 - 8:51pm
February 22, 2010
Oregon police arrest man for arson after he bragged about the blaze to his hairdresser
SALEM, Ore. - Salem police said one of the two men accused of setting a fire to an old training center bragged about the blaze to his hairdresser. According to court documents, a 20-year-old man told his hairdresser that he went into an old building on the former Fairview Training...
February 22, 2010 - 2:00pm