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US confirms airstrike in Mosul district; dozens of civilians believed killed
With health care bill dead, Republicans turn to taxes
AgweekTV: Cattle stress study at NDSU
Developing a vision: EDC reviews retail data to develop economic strategy for the future
Records published March 25
Adrian Peterson willing to take less money for right fit
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
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
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Commentary: Minnesota needs transportation investment
Midwest Opinion: A workable path to bipartisan health care reform
Dave & Vivian Swanson
January 15, 2017
The answer was clear when Lac qui Parle Valley teacher and girls basketball coach Ryan Giles asked J.D. Struxness in 2013 what his college plans...
January 15, 2017 - 11:19pm
December 13, 2016
Struxness, Aus win big at National Finals Rodeo
LAS VEGAS — J.D. Struxness arrived in Las Vegas a couple weeks ago with a world championship on his mind. He'll have to settle for making...
December 13, 2016 - 12:04am
December 6, 2016
Aus, Struxness earning big rodeo wins, cash
LAS VEGAS — The City of Lights has been good to Tanner Aus and J.D. Struxness, two Central Minnesota cowboys. Aus is just a year removed...
December 6, 2016 - 8:51pm
October 28, 2016
State rodeo queen from Willmar prepares for national event
WILLMAR — During the last year, Jody Bombeck has traveled to nine states, dusted off kids who tumbled from sheep in mutton-busting contests,...
October 28, 2016 - 5:30am
June 21, 2016
Appleton native is top bulldogger in nation
Steer wrestler J.D. Struxness wrestled four steers in a cumulative time of 18.1 seconds to better the best field of bulldoggers in the country,...
June 21, 2016 - 11:58pm
January 12, 2016
Willmar woman leaves today for first public appearance as Miss Rodeo Minnesota
WILLMAR — When Jody Bombeck walks, there’s an unmistakable jingle. When questioned, the 23-year-old Willmar woman plants a foot on a wooden...
January 12, 2016 - 11:41pm
Two Minnesota cowboys leave mark on National Rodeo
For the second time in his professional bull riding career, Detroit Lakes’ Brett Stall made it to the “big show” — the Wrangler National...
December 12, 2015 - 8:48am
December 8, 2015
Granite Falls cowboy claims $20,000 prize at National Finals Rodeo' session
LAS VEGAS – Tanner Aus just didn’t feel very well when he arrived in Las Vegas. It’s nothing a few antibiotics and a big paycheck can’t...
December 8, 2015 - 2:47pm
September 24, 2014
Rodeo Museum honors Clara City native
OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma — A Clara City farm kid who was inspired to make professional rodeo his career after watching Casey Tibbs ride in Clear Lake, S.D., is now being recognized alongside the idol he knew as a youth. The National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma...
September 24, 2014 - 11:09pm
August 8, 2014
The Insider: Missouri cowboy wins bull riding at fair
Skylar Simms of Peculiar, Missouri, placed first in the six-man ride-off to determine the champion Wednesday of Great Frontier Bull Riding at the Kandiyohi County Fair. Travis Fagen of Sacred Heart was runner-up, then came Brad Check of Eastman, Wis; Rudy Borntrager of Wadena, Levi...
August 8, 2014 - 11:48pm
August 12, 2013
Attorney: Rodeo association president had no role in clown's anti-Obama act (video links)
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — A rodeo announcer at the Missouri State Fair had no advance knowledge of a widely criticized act in which a "rogue rodeo...
August 12, 2013 - 12:37pm
August 8, 2013
Rodeo bull escapes at Minn. county fair, injures bystanders
FARMINGTON (AP) — A rodeo bull that ran loose at the Dakota County Fair injured several people, including a woman who was airlifted to a hospital and a sheriff's deputy who shot the beast before he was trampled. The St. Paul Pioneer Press (http://bit.ly/15cWRf9) reports that...
August 8, 2013 - 9:56am
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June 26, 2009
That's how you claim the top prize
June 26, 2009 - 12:00am