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Father, who lost 3 children in ND fire, taken to Minneapolis burn unit
Minnesota baby found safe after possible abduction
Joseph Wapner, Former 'People's Court' Judge, Dies at 97
Transgender wrestler wins Texas championship for girls
White House: Trump might support probe into Yemen raid
Jacobs: Early migrants reach the valley
Ted Takasaki offers walleye tips and techniques
Dokken: Learning in the wild
Baltimore player arrested on multiple drug charges in Miami
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Keith L. Kendall
Lawrence "Junior" Johnson, Jr.
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
February 16, 2017
Update: Baby in Montevideo homicide investigation identified
MONTEVIDEO — The January death of a Montevideo 11-day-old baby is now being investigated as a homicide, police said Thursday. In a news...
February 16, 2017 - 4:42pm
Death of baby in Montevideo ruled homicide
MONTEVIDEO — The January death of a Montevideo 11-day-old baby is now being investigated as a homicide, police said Thursday. In a news release,...
February 16, 2017 - 11:25am
February 15, 2017
Legislators considers requiring, funding Minnesota police diversity training
ST. PAUL — Minnesota law enforcement officers, who have received minority community criticism after high-profile shootings and other incidents,...
February 15, 2017 - 5:01pm
February 3, 2017
Teenage student arrested in Monte school lockdown incident
MONTEVIDEO - A 16-year-old boy is being held at the Prairie Lakes Juvenile Detention Center in Willmar following his arrest for allegedly leaving...
February 3, 2017 - 12:57pm
January 31, 2017
Lockdown at Montevideo Middle School ends without incident
MONTEVIDEO — A threat of violence scrawled in a school bathroom spurred a lockdown Tuesday at the Montevideo Middle School. Authorities are...
January 31, 2017 - 5:44pm
January 29, 2017
Benson man sentenced for high-speed chase from police officer
BENSON — Pinned beneath the steering wheel May 29 after a crash following a high-speed chase with a Benson police officer, Bernard Michael...
January 29, 2017 - 3:05pm
January 27, 2017
Bullet fired through window of Willmar home
WILLMAR – Police are investigating after a bullet traveled through the upstairs window of a Willmar home early Thursday morning. No one was...
January 27, 2017 - 4:43pm
January 12, 2017
Updated: Kandiyohi County squad car hit head-on while stopped at crash scene
WILLMAR -- A pickup truck slammed into a Kandiyohi County squad car Thursday morning head-on as it was stopped at a crash scene, becoming the...
January 12, 2017 - 1:51pm
January 11, 2017
U.S. police say black killings, protests raised tensions
January 11, 2017 - 10:43pm
January 10, 2017
N.D. man charged with threatening to shoot Sen. Heitkamp in head
FARGO, N.D. — A Fargo, North Dakota, man is accused in federal court of sending an email to the office of U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp in which...
January 10, 2017 - 10:37pm
Fargo man charged with threatening to shoot N.D. Sen. Heitkamp in head
FARGO—A Fargo man is accused in federal court of sending an email to the office of U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp in which he threatened to shoot...
January 10, 2017 - 3:01pm
December 23, 2016
Teen escapes from Prairie Lakes Youth Programs
A 16-year-old boy escaped Friday from one of the non-secure programs at Willmar’s Prairie Lakes Youth Programs, spurring a law enforcement...
December 23, 2016 - 4:43pm
December 22, 2016
Missing girl located in Spicer
SPICER -- The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office has located a runaway teenage girl who went missing from her Texas hometown. Natalie Elizabeth...
December 22, 2016 - 2:01pm
December 7, 2016
Family establishes reward fund in Iron Range man's unsolved death
DULUTH — The family of a 24-year-old Iron Range man fatally struck by a vehicle more than two months ago is seeking to offer a reward for...
December 7, 2016 - 12:05pm
November 24, 2016
Man with restraining order charged with killing Minnesota woman
ST. PAUL—An Anoka County man was charged Monday with the August slaying of a Coon Rapids woman at her apartment. Lucas Anthony Jablonski,...
November 24, 2016 - 9:37am