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BBB of Minnesota and North Dakota offers Black Friday tips
Minn. students practice persuasion on the guy at the top: the superintendent
Dredged sand may bolster Duluth beach eroded by high level of Lake Superior
Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
Holiday DWI enforcement in Minnesota kicks off statewide
Timberwolves hand Magic sixth straight loss
Wild hand Sabres seventh straight loss
Vikings LB Emmanuel Lamur: Meeting Cuban relatives 'a blessing to think of on Thanksgiving'
Ex-Wild Jason Pominville, Marco Scandella enjoying new roles in Buffalo
Adam Thielen on verge of breaking Vikings' 1,000-yard receiving drought
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Keith Cleo Moist
Catherine A. Brainard
Jeanne M. Poage
Thanksgiving is a time to appreciate all our blessings
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
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Emma Anne Williams
October 24, 2017
A rock thrown from an overpass killed a father. Now 5 teens are charged with murder.
Kenneth Andrew White was riding in the passenger seat of a van on Interstate 75 outside Flint, Michigan, last Wednesday when a six-pound rock...
October 24, 2017 - 3:24pm
June 10, 2013
High-speed rock that hit N.D. home remains a mystery
HATTON, N.D. – Elsie Pierce has a hole in her screen window, a hole in her glass window, a dent in her wall and splintered glass that appears...
June 10, 2013 - 7:00am
April 19, 2012
Hearing on Big Stone County, Minn., quarry draws mostly opposition
ORTONVILLE -- Residents in the area of a proposed hard rock mining quarry had their say before the Big Stone County Board of Commissioners at a public hearing on Tuesday evening. More than 120 people are estimated to have attended the hearing at the armory in Ortonville, with 18...
April 19, 2012 - 7:00am
December 1, 2010
Rock County man found dead Tuesday in storm
LUVERNE -- A 64-year-old Kenneth man who apparently slid into the ditch due to icy road conditions was found frozen to death outside his vehicle shortly before noon on Tuesday.
December 1, 2010 - 7:13am
August 7, 2010
WE FEST: Crowd goes from Nashville to Detroit as Kid Rock keeps music going
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Following electrifying sets by Jason Aldean, Blake Shelton and Eric Church is a tough order.
August 7, 2010 - 10:00am
May 8, 2010
Developers of self-propelled rock picker conducting demonstrations in Sebeka area
SEBEKA -- On a field in northeast Otter Tail County, littered with field stones ranging from pebbles to volleyballs, the RP 1000 moves onward...
May 8, 2010 - 12:00am
January 28, 2010
Split Rock Lighthouse seeks pre-1980 vacation pics
TWO HARBORS, Minn. (AP) -- The Minnesota Historical Society is seeking family vacation pictures from one of the North Shore of Lake Superior's most popular landmarks, Split Rock Lighthouse. As part of Split Rock's centennial celebrations, the society is launching a "Vintage Split...
January 28, 2010 - 8:42am
January 7, 2010
State declares weather emergency and closes offices in four SW Minn. counties
The state of Minnesota has declared a weather emergency and closed state offices in four southwest Minnesota counties. Tom Hanson, Management and Budget commissioner, announced at noon today that state offices in Cottonwood, Jackson, Nobles and Rock counties in southwest Minnesota...
January 7, 2010 - 12:32pm
November 23, 2009
WE Fest rolls in Kid Rock
Kid Rock, the hip-hop-turned hard rock turned crossover country artist will headline the night of August 6 at next summer's WE Fest, according...
November 23, 2009 - 12:10pm
November 5, 2009
Interest in protecting rock outcrops exceeds funding
OLIVIA -- An effort to protect some of Minnesota's rarest landscapes is finding support from landowners in the Upper Minnesota River Valley. The interest has proven strong enough that the Soil and Water Conservation Districts in five counties may seek additional funding to enroll...
November 5, 2009 - 12:00am
June 16, 2009
Kandiyohi County teens tackling issue head on after learning many who are homeless locally are peers
Corie Haverly has been telling this story for eight years, but the reaction is often the same. "Really, there are homeless here? Why?
June 16, 2009 - 12:00am
June 9, 2009
WILLMAR -- Brice Bakker has started Bakker Mechanical of Prinsburg, specializing in geothermal, in addition to complete heating and cooling for residential and commercial systems. The business is located at 310 Cedar Ave. in Prinsburg. Bakker is a native of Prinsburg and graduated...
June 9, 2009 - 12:00am
March 21, 2009
Rare rocks, even rarer opportunity
OLIVIA -- Landowners interested in protecting rock outcrops in the Upper Minnesota River Valley may have a unique opportunity to do so in the next two years. Legislation is moving forward that will expand the program initially launched in Renville and Redwood counties to include...
March 21, 2009 - 12:00am
February 13, 2009
Renville County Board of Commissioners approves hard rock mine permit for 40-acre site
OLIVIA -- The Renville County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday approved a conditional use permit for hard rock mining. The commissioners approved on a unanimous vote a conditional use permit for a 40-acre site in sections 28 and 33 of Flora Township, according to Mark Erickson,...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
February 11, 2009
Renville County approves permit for hard rock mining
OLIVIA -- The Renville County board of commissioners approved a conditional use permit for hard rock mining at their meeting on Tuesday. The commissioners approved on a unanimous vote a conditional use permit for an approximate, 40-acre site in sections 28 and 33 of Flora Township,...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00pm