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Minnesotan Ellison’s DNC campaign falls short
Americans eat out less as higher menu prices take a bite from restaurant visits
WI man sentenced for cutting off woman's pinky in 'ritualistic memorial'
Index funds always better than picking stocks, Warren Buffett says
Defying the odds: Minnesota woman delivers baby that wasn't expected to live
Twins linked to Dominican shortstop Marte
Minnesota United about to discover learning curve for MLS expansion teams
Wild's Chris Stewart: Loyalty and work ethic forged by family
Five Vancouver Canucks quarantined with mumps
How old are Minnesota cabin owners? The answer might surprise you
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Keith L. Kendall
Lawrence "Junior" Johnson, Jr.
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
January 27, 2017
Dassel man sentenced after army vet's service dog shot and killed
LITCHFIELD — Authorities say a Dassel man shot dead a neighbor's service dog in April 2015, removed its collar and dragged it into a swamp....
January 27, 2017 - 6:31am
November 17, 2016
Hunter mistakes brother for animal, fatally shoots him
An Atlanta man shot and killed his brother while on a hunting trip in South Carolina after mistaking him for an animal, media reported. Brian...
November 17, 2016 - 8:00am
August 8, 2016
Minnesota deputy injured after man shoots at helicopter
CLEARBROOK, Minn. — A Polk County Sheriff's deputy suffered injuries from breaking glass when a man fired at a helicopter the deputy was riding...
August 8, 2016 - 9:29pm
July 19, 2016
Police captain shot and killed in Kansas City
A Kansas City, Kansas, police captain was shot and killed on Tuesday as he tried to reach a suspect, authorities said. Police Captain Robert Melton had responded to a report of several people in a vehicle shooting at a man, police said in a statement. Three or four people in the car...
July 19, 2016 - 5:12pm
June 11, 2016
'Voice' contestant dies after being shot during autograph signing
Christina Grimmie, a rising singing star who gained fame as a YouTube sensation and a contestant on television's "The Voice," was shot dead while...
June 11, 2016 - 10:13am
April 13, 2016
Dog found shot multiple times with pellet guns near St. Cloud dies
ST. CLOUD — The dog shot multiple times with a pellet gun and left for dead last winter in rural Stearns County has died The Tri-County Humane...
April 13, 2016 - 5:35pm
February 24, 2016
Officials search for man who shot dog with pellet gun
AVON — The Stearns County Sheriff's Department is investigating a case of animal abuse involving a yellow Lab that was shot, according to...
February 24, 2016 - 5:30am
November 8, 2015
Detroit Lakes man shot while deer hunting in Swift County
HOLLOWAY — A 36-year-old Detroit Lakes man is in stable condition in St. Cloud Hospital after being accidentally shot Saturday while deer hunting north of Holloway in Swift County. Robert Schlieman was shot when a deer ran in between other hunters in his group, according to...
November 8, 2015 - 9:46am
October 20, 2015
Hundreds gather to pay respects to Minnesota deputy gunned down in hospital room
AITKIN — Hundreds of people filled the streets here Monday to pay their respects to one of their own, Aitkin County Sheriff’s Investigator...
October 20, 2015 - 10:10am
February 17, 2015
'Into The Wild' hunter fatally shot by police in Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska - An Alaskan moose hunter, whose discovery of the corpse of a wanderer two decades ago helped lead to the 2007 movie "Into the Wild," has been shot and killed by police following a weekend chase through the city of Wasilla, Alaska State Troopers said. Police said...
February 17, 2015 - 11:03am
January 31, 2015
State bill would require parents talk to doctor before kids skip vaccinations
MINNEAPOLIS — Parents could soon be required to talk to a doctor about the risks and benefits of vaccines before they can opt their children out of mandatory vaccination. That’s the proposal out this week from Rep. Eric Freiberg, DFL-Golden Valley. It comes out — by coincidence...
January 31, 2015 - 6:00am
November 1, 2013
Update 6: Gunman kills TSA agent at LAX, injures 2 others
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A gunman armed with a semi-automatic rifle opened fire at Los Angeles International Airport on Friday, killing a Transportation...
November 1, 2013 - 2:51pm
Update 5: Multiple victims in shooting at LAX; suspected gunman held
LOS ANGELES, Nov 1 (Reuters) - Several people were injured in a shooting incident that sparked chaos at the Los Angeles International Airport on Friday and authorities said the suspected gunman was in custody. The airport halted outgoing flights after the shooting and passengers...
November 1, 2013 - 1:34pm
Update 4: Police respond to incident at LAX; gunman reported shot
Authorities were responding to a shooting incident with multiple injuries at the Los Angeles International Airport on Friday, and California media reported that a gunman with a high-powered rifle was shot by law enforcement. The airport said on social media that there was "an incident...
November 1, 2013 - 12:55pm
Update 3: Police respond to incident at LAX; gunman reported shot
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Authorities were responding to a "multi-patient incident" at the Los Angeles InternationalAirport on Friday and California...
November 1, 2013 - 12:34pm