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'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
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'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
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Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
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Around our region published Nov. 30
Dorothy M. Peterson
Helen W. Olson
Roger K. Straight
Virginia L. Anderson
Ronald J. Fernholz
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
October 17, 2016
Court of Appeals upholds dismissal of poaching charges
ST. PAUL — It is unlawful for law enforcement to place a tracking device on a vehicle without a search warrant, the Minnesota Court of...
October 17, 2016 - 8:20pm
May 2, 2016
ACLU joins appeal in GPS deer poaching case
ST. PAUL — The American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota has filed a petition to join the appeal on the dismissal of charges in a widely...
May 2, 2016 - 11:12pm
April 20, 2016
Lac qui Parle County appeals poaching dismissal
MADISON — Lac qui Parle County Attorney Richard Stulz has appealed a District Court ruling dismissing 13 charges against a Dawson man for allegedly...
April 20, 2016 - 7:28am
April 14, 2016
14 buck heads -- minus antlers -- appear in remote county park near Windom
WINDOM -- A possible case of poaching is being investigated after 14 deer heads were found in a remote county park in southwest Minnesota. According to Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer Dustin Miller, he was contacted over the weekend by an individual...
April 14, 2016 - 5:30am
April 13, 2016
Update: Judge dismisses poaching case, says use of GPS without warrant violated constitution
MADISON — A district judge has dismissed all 13 charges against a Dawson man in a poaching case that has attracted statewide attention. District...
April 13, 2016 - 8:21am
December 19, 2015
Defense challenges use of GPS tracker in western Minn. poaching case
MADISON — A twice-delayed case charging a Dawson man with 13 game and fish violations for the taking of deer is on hold again. Defense attorney William Peterson of Bloomington challenged how investigators tracked the alleged activities of his client, Joshua Liebl, 38. The attorney...
December 19, 2015 - 12:13am
November 3, 2015
Dayton: Time to get tough on turtle takers
ST. PAUL — It is time to get tough on turtle and other wildlife poachers, Gov. Mark Dayton said Tuesday, reacting to reports that the Becker...
November 3, 2015 - 8:57pm
November 12, 2011
Outdoors: DNR night flights combat illegal shining, poaching
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is using its team of conservation officer pilots to identify shiners and other lawbreakers. "We fly at an altitude that allows us to get a good look at the landscape without being easily detected," said Lt. Thomas Buker, a DNR conservation...
November 12, 2011 - 12:00am
March 18, 2010
Cannon Falls man pleads guilty in poaching case of record
RED WING, Minn. -- A Cannon Falls, Minn., man accused of poaching a world-class buck was sentenced Thursday to a year in jail and had his hunting privileges suspended for five years. Troy Alan Reinke pleaded guilty to taking and possessing big game out of season, a gross misdemeanor,...
March 18, 2010 - 5:14pm
December 10, 2009
Accused poacher of world-record deer pleads not guilty
Troy Alan Reinke, the Cannon Falls, Minn., man accused of poaching a trophy Goodhue County buck, entered a not guilty plea Thursday during his first court appearance in the case. Reinke was charged last month with 13 poaching-related counts. Authorities claim he shot a world-class...
December 10, 2009 - 4:28pm
November 13, 2009
Goodhue County hunter who shot trophy buck faces poaching charges
ST. PAUL - Troy Reinke may have killed a record-setting buck last month in southeastern Minnesota, but Goodhue County prosecutors on Thursday...
November 13, 2009 - 8:21am