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Trail of clues, legal twists kept Glensheen murder case going for years
Marjorie Caldwell faced years of legal trouble after Duluth's Glensheen murders
After 40 years, Duluth's Glensheen murders still intrigue
Iron ore shipments up in Twin Ports
Good fishing is just part of the package in this Quetico adventure
Ailing Sano out for second day
Jets draft Samberg in second round
Will this be the year the Wolves match the hype?
Thibodeau can't hold back his joy
Sandy Hook families urge NBC to drop Megyn Kelly's Alex Jones interview
20 new and returning TV shows that you should check out this summer
'Bachelor in Paradise' production halted, show in question after alleged 'misconduct' on set
'Big Fish' a lovely piece of Americana at The Barn in Willmar
Sam Hunt, the R&B-loving country star, is challenging Nashville rules - and winning
Pedal for Project Impact 2017: Local cyclists ride for a reason
Exhibit documents Willmar festival
Studio Hop 2017 continues today
'Sweet Land the Musical': Rural debut is tonight where movie was made
'Red, White and Tuna': Comedy opens tonight at Little Theatre in New London
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Charlotte Adella McChesney
Jean Ann Sordahl
Bradley Gordon Westby
Lois Joan Aalderks
Carl "Pee Wee" Manska
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
Faith Conversations: Wife moving forward after sudden death ministry partner
Column: 4-H speaking inspires, prompts memories of grandfather
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
Blane Aidan Wendt
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
April 18, 2011
Sanitary sewer service returned to Smith Addition in Montevideo as flood waters recede
MONTEVIDEO -- Sanitary sewer service was restored to the Smith Addition in Montevideo on Monday morning as the flood waters 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 18, 2011 - 2:14pm