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Governor to receive invite to tour Appleton prison
Records for Aug. 27
New London depot makes another historic move
Community steps forward to help as water recedes
From digging to grain bins, farmers face varied dangers
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
NLS volleyball team wins two at Albany Invite
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
Molitor proceeding with caution on Mauer return
Maybe Bridgewater should just take a knee until Week 1
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Harold (Bill) William Wright
Cartoonist Opinions for Aug. 27
Letter: Our declining moral values
Why can't political ads be truthful?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Letter: Nutrition must start early in life
October 11, 2011
N.W. Minnesota towns need people to fill jobs
October 11, 2011 - 11:02am
October 4, 2011
DNR says further environmental study not required for Minnesota Falls dam removal
MINNESOTA FALLS -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has determined that an environmental impact statement will not be required for...
October 4, 2011 - 12:00am
October 1, 2011
It's Meander time in Upper Minnesota River Valley
GRANITE FALLS -- Hundreds of visitors will be exploring the Upper Minnesota River Valley during the eighth annual Meander today and Sunday. The free, self-guided tour offers an opportunity visit 45 artist studios in the Upper Minnesota River Valley from Granite Falls to Ortonville....
October 1, 2011 - 12:00am
September 29, 2011
Meander kickoff to feature downtown Granite Falls, Minn., with music, food, history, art
GRANITE FALLS -- The K.K. Berge building will be the center of activities as Granite Falls hosts the kick-off events for the eighth annual Meander...
September 29, 2011 - 10:57am
Meander artist's inspiration is homegrown in west central Minnesota
APPLETON -- All artists are born with their own creative talent. Some learn how to express it through formal study at schools with well-known...
September 29, 2011 - 10:53am
September 6, 2011
Hastings, Minn., couple find three-foot-long alligator in Mississippi River near Prescott
Derrick Radke and his fiancé were out for a relaxing weekend on the Mississippi River. They had boated to Prescott from Hastings and had pulled...
September 6, 2011 - 9:15am
August 27, 2011
State park's tipis offer a unique camping experience
UPPER SIOUX AGENCY STATE PARK -- Some of Rhonda Gronseth's fondest childhood memories were made on camping trips with her mother. She's just...
August 27, 2011 - 12:00am
August 11, 2011
Update: Authorities continue search for Xcel worker who fell off Minnesota Falls dam south of Granite Falls, MInn.
GRANITE FALLS -- A search continues in the Minnesota River below Xcel Energy's Minnesota Falls dam for a worker who fell off the dam and is presumed...
August 11, 2011 - 10:19am
July 7, 2011
DNR seeks comments on environmental assessment worksheet for the Minnesota Falls Dam Removal Project
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is accepting public comments until July 27 on an environmental assessment worksheet that was prepared for a project to remove the Minnesota Falls Dam located on the Minnesota River in Yellow Medicine and Chippewa counties. The...
July 7, 2011 - 12:00am
June 29, 2011
Public ownership of Minnesota Falls dam?
GRANITE FALLS -- Yellow Medicine County will pursue discussions aimed at the possible transfer of the Minnesota Falls dam from Xcel Energy to...
June 29, 2011 - 12:00am
June 18, 2011
Hudson Bay Bound: Upstream paddle on Minnesota River intended to inspire others
GRANITE FALLS -- Paddling the Mississippi River to prepare for their adventure, they were warned: "The Minnesota River is like chocolate milk.'' They...
June 18, 2011 - 12:00am
April 30, 2011
Chippewa River run: Trip offers modern perspective
The Chippewa River was back within its banks but keeping a sprinter's pace when the nine of us slipped two canoes and five kayaks into its current...
April 30, 2011 - 8:01am
April 22, 2011
Hudson Bay bound: A long adventure to shrink the gender gap
If Ann Bancroft hasn't settled the matter once and for all, Natalie Warren and Ann Raiho certainly will. The two -- soon-to-be St.
April 22, 2011 - 8:00am
April 19, 2011
Authorities stop casket cruiser on a Red River ride
FARGO - One man seen riding a casket cover in the Red River on Sunday could have suffered grave consequences if law enforcement hadn't put a lid on his dangerous activities.
April 19, 2011 - 9:23am
For Minnesota and Chippewa river communities, a sense of normalcy returns
MONTEVIDEO -- Sanitary sewer service was restored Monday morning to the Smith Addition in Montevideo as the floodwaters of the Chippewa and Minnesota rivers continue to recede. Sanitary service was restored when the Minnesota River dropped to the 17-foot level, according to Steve...
April 19, 2011 - 9:00am