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Audit: Minn. welfare programs have lax eligibility checks
It's back: Minnesota Senate has plan to revive Real ID
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
State Fair doughnut fry leads to political fray
Capitol Chatter: A legislative budget primer
CMCS rebounds to play for consolation crown
State Basketball: CMCS rebounds in consolation bracket
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Gophers riding turnaround into NCAA Tournament
Relief prospect Chargois optioned to Triple-A
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
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Derald F. Rolfsmeier
Loren E. Meyer
Ruth O. Jones
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
Swift: The new 'Maximum Overdrive': Could our appliances be too smart?
Dave & Vivian Swanson
March 16, 2017
4 arrested, 2 at large after hours-long standoff in northern Minn.
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Two people are at large and four are in custody Thursday after an hours-long standoff near Cass Lake. According a news release...
March 16, 2017 - 5:40pm
March 14, 2017
Minn. mayor allegedly swindled his lover's husband, pulled gun on husband's son
CROSBY, Minn.—The mayor of a 2,400-person community in the middle of Minnesota is now wrapped up in a tale involving money, guns and romance....
March 14, 2017 - 8:44am
March 2, 2017
Minnesota law officers sign letter saying feds should handle immigration role
ST. PAUL—The St. Paul police chief and Hennepin County sheriff are among 63 law enforcement officials who signed a letter to U.S. senators...
March 2, 2017 - 10:46pm
Seven Baltimore police officers arrested on racketeering charges
BALTIMORE, Md. – Seven Baltimore police officers were arrested on Wednesday on federal racketeering charges for robbing and extorting up to...
March 2, 2017 - 8:27am
February 27, 2017
Minnesota police sergeant loses job, put on probation for sex with 17-year-old
ELY, Minn.—A former Ely police sergeant will serve two years of supervised probation after admitting that he had a sexual relationship...
February 27, 2017 - 9:13pm
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