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Minnesota family rescues bald eagle tangled in rope
ATV driven by 11-year-old Minnesotan crashes, injuring 6 kids
Sheriff's office investigating Zorbaz robbery as false report
Woman struck by lightning in northern Minnesota while sitting in minivan
Furry visitor escapes Minnesota heat in kiddie pool
NFL Notebook: Gordon reinstated, then suffers injury
Roundup: Raymond tunes up for 11C playoffs with win over Marshall
Stingers keep hot streak going
Willmar rides pitching to VFW playoff win
Fighting injuries, Vikings OL Loadholt plans to retire
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
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
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Audrey O. Forkrud
Stanley A. Nelson
Mae L. Dahl
Chris "Doc" Nissen
Diane K. Rittenhouse
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
Sheriff's office investigating Zorbaz robbery as false report
November 9, 2015
Woman killed during shooting at Minnesota American Legion
AURORA - A woman is dead and a man is in custody after a shooting in northeast Minnesota on Sunday, said the East Range Police Department in a news release. Police responded to the American Legion in Aurora just before 9:15 p.m., to find a 49-year-old woman with a...
November 9, 2015 - 1:46pm
October 24, 2015
Thousands honor fallen Aitkin County deputy as he's laid to rest
AITKIN — Cassie Sandberg spoke to thousands Friday at the funeral of her father — Aitkin County Sheriff’s Investigator Steven Martin Sandberg...
October 24, 2015 - 12:00am
October 19, 2015
UPDATE: Man who shot and killed Minnesota deputy in St. Cloud hospital room was facing 7 felonies
AITKIN - The man who shot an Aitkin County sheriff's deputy Sunday at St. Cloud Hospital and then died afterward was facing seven felonies...
October 19, 2015 - 4:22pm
October 3, 2015
Oregon sheriff who opposes gun control thrust into spotlight
About a month after the 2012 Sandy Hook school shootings, Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin in Oregon posted a video on his Facebook page from conspiracy theorists who said the event might have been a hoax. A few days later, he wrote to Vice President Joe Biden, telling him to stay...
October 3, 2015 - 12:11am
October 1, 2015
South Dakota teenager faces attempted murder charges
CANTON, S.D. — Showing no emotion and answering respectfully to the judge, a 16-year-old appeared in Lincoln County court Thursday afternoon...
October 1, 2015 - 11:22pm
Harrisburg High School will be stronger because of shooting
HARRISBURG, S.D. — Harrisburg High School sophomore Kira Snow hid in a closet in a photography classroom Wednesday after it came over the public...
October 1, 2015 - 11:14pm
After shooting, angry Obama blasts U.S. gun politics
On Thursday, President Barack Obama angrily said America had made a "political choice" to allow mass shootings like the one in Oregon to occur...
October 1, 2015 - 8:07pm
Oregon governor says community college shooter is deceased
The gunman who opened fire at a community college in Oregon on Thursday, killing several students, has been killed, Oregon Governor Kate Brown said during a news conference in Portland. Brown said the alledged shooter was a 20-year-old male. The gunman opened fire shortly after...
October 1, 2015 - 7:40pm
Update: Gunman opens fire at Oregon college, killing 13
ROSEBURG, Ore. (Reuters) - A gunman opened fire at a community college in southern Oregon on Thursday, killing 13 people and wounding some 20...
October 1, 2015 - 6:09pm
Reports: Fifteen dead, 20 wounded in shooting at Oregon college
At least 15 people were killed and another 20 wounded at a shooting on Thursday at a community college in Roseburg, Oregon, media reported.
October 1, 2015 - 1:52pm
September 30, 2015
Principal wounded by student in high school shooting
HARRISBURG, S.D. -- Harrisburg School District Superintendent Jim Holbeck wasn’t expecting a phone call from Kevin Lein on Wednesday morning. After all, the high school principal had just been shot in the arm by a student. “The first thing he asked me is how I was doing,”...
September 30, 2015 - 11:32pm
Update: Shooting at Sioux Falls high school wounds principal
HARRISBURG, S.D. -- A high school is on lockdown Wednesday after a student reportedly wounded the school’s principal.
September 30, 2015 - 11:20am
September 28, 2015
Officers shoot, kill man suspected of firing at wife while driving on I-94 near Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- An estranged husband suspected of shooting at his wife as they were driving in separate vehicles on Interstate 94 near here early Sunday was shot and killed by Fergus Falls police after being tracked down by State Patrol helicopters. The husband wasn’t...
September 28, 2015 - 11:55am
September 15, 2015
Father, 90, will be held in his son’s shooting
ST. PAUL -- A Ramsey County judge on Tuesday declined to release Minnesota’s oldest murder defendant, who suffers from an array of health issues, to his family. Citing the seriousness of the charges and the need for a mental health evaluation, District Judge Jeffrey Bryan said...
September 15, 2015 - 10:16pm
September 1, 2015
Police arrest teenager in shooting
FARIBAULT — A man suspected at shooting three men Monday in Rochester was arrested in Faribault early Tuesday after an hours-long standoff with police. Courtney Eli Ocegueda, 19, of Rochester, is suspected of shooting to death Trumane Lamar Gillmore, 22, also of Rochester, and...
September 1, 2015 - 11:04pm