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New security barriers installed around Queen's Windsor castle after London attack
Identical twins battle disease that afflicts only 500 in the U.S
Dayton says he will not sign Minn. House education bill
House Speaker Ryan backs embattled intelligence panel chairman
Trump tweets, then Ford announces investment in three Michigan plants
Frozen Four-bound Bulldogs thriving in overtime as 2011 champions did
Former, current, future BSU women's players join Team USA boycott
Twins coach tries to help Sano take the next step
Twins' Grossman says he'll be ready by Opening Day
Peterson says he's in 'no rush' to latch onto another NFL team
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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Keith L. Sorenson
Doris I. Rasmusson
Cleo J. Holtberg
David "Doc" Halliday
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
Pinke: Rally around rural communities
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
Dave & Vivian Swanson
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