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Murder charges reinstated in 2013 Alexandria stabbing
Otto proposes Minnesota fee on carbon, push to renewables
Central Minnesota lake neighbor fight turns more ugly as judge orders removal of cabin
Manafort offered to give Russian billionaire 'private briefings' on 2016 campaign
Stillwater native, promoting anti-bullying platform, crowned Miss North Dakota
Bradford remains game-time decision for non-contact knee injury
WCT Sports Show: Jurek and Slagter Edition
Bronx bombed: Gregorius, Judge propel Yankees to sweep of Twins
Division II player dies from in-game injury
Local Roundup: Card soccer sits atop CLC
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
'It's important to stand up to bullies': Actress Rebel Wilson wins record amount in defamation case
In loss for Netflix, 'Star Wars' and Marvel films will move to Disney's new streaming service
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Arts festival celebrates 20 years in Willmar
Fall Home Improvement 2017 now available online
LOST ITALIAN: Say goodbye to summer with two favorite flavors: grilled steaks and fresh tomatoes
Retired nuclear physicist from Park River makes, sells thousands of jars of chokecherry jelly for charity
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
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In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
Letter: Why do we honor traitors?
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball is back in full force
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Partners of tiny Fargo firm say anti-Muslim tirade by employee made their lives miserable
August 8, 2017
Convicted pedophile from northwest Minnesota caught near Mexican border
STARR COUNTY, Texas — A convicted pedophile from Halstad in northwest Minnesota has been caught near the Mexican border after being missing...
August 8, 2017 - 5:15pm
May 21, 2017
New London Level 3 sex offender scheduled for civil commitment hearing Monday
WILLMAR — A registered Level 3 sex offender convicted of molesting a child is set to leave prison Tuesday and move to a home in rural New...
May 21, 2017 - 12:38pm
January 4, 2017
Court says Minnesota sex offender law OK
ST. PAUL—Minnesota let out a sigh of relief Tuesday, Jan. 3, after a federal appeals court decided a lower court erred in tossing out a...
January 4, 2017 - 6:57am
December 21, 2016
Alexandria sex offender found hiding in shed after cutting off ankle monitor
About five hours after cutting his ankle bracelet off, a level-three sex offender who resides in Alexandria was found taking shelter in a shed...
December 21, 2016 - 9:56am
December 16, 2016
Updated 12:50 p.m.: Level-three sex offender from Alexandria is now in custody
A level-three sex offender who resides in Alexandria has been located and is in custody, after being reported missing Friday morning.
December 16, 2016 - 11:39am
October 25, 2016
Minnesota struggles with sex offender reintegration as latest plan ‘backfired on us’
ST. PETER, Minn. — Nobody wants sex offenders in their neighborhood. That's the difficulty facing the state, which expects additional court-ordered...
October 25, 2016 - 2:56pm
October 23, 2016
Agents justified in fatal shooting of MN sex offender, prosecutor says
ALEXANDRIA — A man who was shot and killed by officers at an Alexandria home in August was within 4 feet of the officers while armed with...
October 23, 2016 - 12:27am
October 21, 2016
Former Willmar officer one of the agents justified in fatal shooting of MN sex offender, prosecutor says
ALEXANDRIA — A man who was shot and killed by officers at an Alexandria home in August was within 4 feet of the officers while armed with a...
October 21, 2016 - 9:26pm
July 20, 2016
New to Minnesota neighborhood, sex offender hopes to change perceptions about him
MOORHEAD - A Moorhead neighborhood is feeling uneasy tonight after learning a level three sex offender has moved in. They say it's not just that...
July 20, 2016 - 9:01am
June 6, 2016
Willmar City Council approves residency restrictions for sex offenders
WILLMAR—With very little discussion the Willmar City Council approved an ordinance which restricts where registered sex offenders can live...
June 6, 2016 - 8:42pm
June 3, 2016
Willmar City Council to decide on sex offender housing limits
The Willmar City Council is set to make a decision Monday on whether they will limit where some sex offenders can live within city limits. The current draft of the ordinance says level-three offenders — those deemed most likely to reoffend — would be prohibited from living within...
June 3, 2016 - 11:55pm
May 2, 2016
Willmar City Council seeks public comments on sex offender residency restrictions
The council approved a motion to hold a public hearing June 6 during the city council meeting on the proposed ordinance which would restrict where Level 3 sex offenders and those who committed a sex crime against a minor could live within the city limits. The ordinance would restrict...
May 2, 2016 - 11:40pm
April 6, 2016
Willmar City Council to continue discussing restrictions for sex offenders
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council for now has delayed discussion of an ordinance to restrict where sex offenders could live. The council decided...
April 6, 2016 - 10:52pm
April 1, 2016
State grapples with sex offender placement
ST. PAUL — It seemed like a simple request: Give communities more authority over where sex offenders may live. City officials asked Minnesota lawmakers for power to keep them away from places such as parks, schools and churches. A House committee approved the idea, but it is not...
April 1, 2016 - 11:59pm
March 23, 2016
Dad’s intervention leads to sex offender’s arrest
MINOT, North Dakota – A report from a dad who discovered that a sex offender was trying to befriend his 14-year-old daughter on Facebook led...
March 23, 2016 - 5:30am