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With few races, Minnesota primary turnout in August likely small
High court race is a Minnesota question
Eden Valley farmer elected to National Corn Growers Board
Poll: Trump trails by 6 points after DNC
Vikings & fine art come together in new stadium
UPDATE: Glenwood/Lowry to play Pierz again at 7:30
Stanley Cup to meet Stanley car in Minnesota
G/L Legion marches ahead at state
Getting it right
Stingers rebound to clobber Bucks
Judge dismisses 29 claims to late musician Prince's estate
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
ASTRO BOB: Getting stung by a 'scorpion' can be a beautiful thing
The search for a world-record lake trout
Johnson -- Haverly
Quisberg -- Larson
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
David L. Lake
Joan M. Caspers
Esther Helen Iverson
Parker: Are we all Democrats this year?
Dionne: Hillary takes the fight to Trump
Thomas: Hillary's recycled speech
Obama: Continuity we can believe in
Will: Mike Pence the pliable
August 11, 2012
Taking a sesquicentennial tour of U.S.-Dakota Conflict of 1862
There is heightened interest as Minnesota marks the 150th anniversary of the U.S.-Dakota Conflict of 1862. Hundreds of monuments and markers...
August 11, 2012 - 12:00am
Former Glenwood pilot to be inducted in MN Aviation Hall of Fame
GLENWOOD -- Peter G. Tanis, an inventor and longtime flight instructor in Glenwood, is among nine people being inducted this month into the Minnesota Aviation Hall of Fame. The ceremony will take place April 30. Tanis, a native of Kalamazoo, Mich., learned to fly when he was 16...
April 11, 2011 - 12:00am
March 23, 2011
MnDOT worker's body recovered from Minnesota River
ST. PETER, Minn. -- Authorities have found the body of a missing Minnesota Department of Transportation worker whose backhoe was pulled into floodwaters in south-central Minnesota. State Patrol spokesman Lt. Eric Roeske confirms that the body of 39-year-old Michael Struck of Cleveland...
March 23, 2011 - 3:52pm
October 16, 2010
Letter: A full-time politician?
Since 1976, Collin Peterson has been a full-time politician. Recently, it seems as if he is challenging the definition of "full time." Peterson was surprisingly absent when 39 fellow Democrats voted to stay in session to address the issue of tax cuts, among other things. Had he voted...
October 16, 2010 - 12:00am
July 15, 2010
Letter: A disappointing cancellation
Thank you for the review of the dress rehearsal for the show "About Time" scheduled at the New London Theater. We were looking forward to seeing it and understand that the show was cancelled due to unfortunate circumstances. I have seen the show performed as a readers' theater and...
July 15, 2010 - 12:00am
March 4, 2010
Reward increased in search for missing Leader man
The reward in the ongoing search for an 82-year-old Leader man has been raised in hopes new tips will be received regarding his whereabouts. According...
March 4, 2010 - 12:34pm
September 21, 2009
Missing Staples man has Osakis connection
The pain of the unknown whereabouts of a missing Staples man hits home for several families in Osakis area. Peter Achermann, 82, disappeared...
September 21, 2009 - 11:27am
August 7, 2009
Search for rural Staples man enters third week, search effort needs help
STAPLES - Peter Achermann has been missing for more than two weeks. Authorities, family and friends have been searching every day since without...
August 7, 2009 - 7:00am
July 31, 2009
Search for missing Staples man enters second week
STAPLES - The search for a missing 82-year-old Cass County man has now entered its second week, but law enforcement and the public are continuing...
July 31, 2009 - 4:16pm
July 30, 2009
Search continues for missing Staples man, effort scaled back with no new clues
STAPLES - As the search for a missing 82-year-old Staples man in Cass County enters its sixth day, authorities are still searching but have scaled...
July 30, 2009 - 9:54am
July 29, 2009
Missing Staples man search enters fifth day; volunteer search response high
STAPLES - The search for a missing 82-year-old Staples man has now entered its fifth day. The Cass County Sheriff's Office reported Wednesday...
July 29, 2009 - 7:39am
July 28, 2009
Search continues for missing rural Staples man
STAPLES - The Cass County Sheriff's Office reports Tuesday that their search is continuing for a rural Staples man, who was been missing since...
July 28, 2009 - 10:55am
July 27, 2009
Missing Staples man's vehicle found, man still missing
WALKER - The Cass County Sheriff's Office reports that the vehicle owned and driven by Peter Achermann, who has been missing since Friday, was...
July 27, 2009 - 10:15am
Rural Cass Co. man missing.; last seen Friday in Staples
STAPLES - The Cass County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help in looking for a missing 82-year-old rural Staples man who was...
July 27, 2009 - 2:50am
January 10, 2009
Valencia Querubin -- Fostervold
Karen Paula Valencia Querubin and Andrew Peter Fostervold were united in marriage Oct. 11 at Salem Lutheran Church in West St. Paul. The bride...
January 10, 2009 - 12:00am