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Governor to receive invite to tour Appleton prison
Records for Aug. 27
New London depot makes another historic move
Community steps forward to help as water recedes
From digging to grain bins, farmers face varied dangers
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
NLS volleyball team wins two at Albany Invite
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
Molitor proceeding with caution on Mauer return
Maybe Bridgewater should just take a knee until Week 1
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Harold (Bill) William Wright
Cartoonist Opinions for Aug. 27
Letter: Our declining moral values
Why can't political ads be truthful?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Letter: Nutrition must start early in life
April 14, 2016
Northern Minnesota man charged with trying to light son, dirt bike and tractor on fire
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- A Thief River Falls man is facing three felonies after police said he tried to set a tractor, a dirt bike and his son on...
April 14, 2016 - 10:57am
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
August 22, 2014
Video: Madison mother says giving medical cannabis to son to ease his pain is not child endangerment
MADISON — Minnesota’s debate over medical cannabis is headed to a courtroom in Lac qui Parle County, where Angela Brown wants a jury of her...
August 22, 2014 - 10:16am
June 10, 2013
Arizona man fatally shot by 4-year-old son
PRESCOTT VALLEY, Ariz. — Authorities aren't expected to seek charges in the death of an Arizona man who was accidentally shot by his 4-year-old son. Justin Stanfield Thomas was fatally shot Friday after he and his son traveled from Phoenix to a friend's home 90 miles away in...
June 10, 2013 - 8:00am
April 16, 2013
Magic Johnson's son talks about being gay
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The 20-year-old son of basketball great Magic Johnson is surprised by the public interest in his being gay, something that he revealed to his supportive family several years ago. Earvin Johnson III, known as E.J., says he feels like he's coming out of the closet...
April 16, 2013 - 6:00am
December 14, 2010
Hastings woman charged with manslaughter in connection with her son's death
Less than three weeks after her husband Tylar Hokanson was convicted of murdering her 17-month old son Nicholas, Melissa Hokanson is now charged in connection with the boy's death. The Dakota County attorney's office Tuesday charged Hokanson, 19, of rural Dakota County, with one...
December 14, 2010 - 2:39pm
September 17, 2010
Dallas man and son turn themselves in 20 years after disappearing
A Dallas-area woman's ex-husband who fled in 1993 with their toddler has surrendered in Houston with the couple's now-20-year-old son. An attorney for Stephen Palacios Jr. of Waco contacted federal authorities Thursday so his client could turn himself in at the lawyer's office. Palacios...
September 17, 2010 - 10:01am
May 11, 2010
Beau Biden, son of Vice President Joe Biden, in hospital
May 11, 2010 - 1:09pm
July 28, 2009
Police: Texas woman dismembered infant son, ate his brain before slicing own throat
SAN ANTONIO -- A woman charged with murdering her 3-1/2-week-old son used a knife and two swords to dismember the child and ate parts of his body, including his brain, before stabbing herself in the torso and slicing her own throat, police said Monday. Otty Sanchez, 33, is charged...
July 28, 2009 - 11:18am
June 30, 2009
Ada police chief photograph with open beer can in pre-concert photo before arrests of wife and son
FARGO - The Ada police chief appears in a group photo holding what looks like an open beer can on a public sidewalk across from the Fargodome. Fargo...
June 30, 2009 - 9:56am
December 27, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Dec. 27
A Benson man has been arrested and charged for allegedly threatening to kill a Willmar woman and her son and burn down their house. Victor Walter Stiehm, 23, was arraigned Friday in Eighth District Court. Judge Michael Thompson set unconditional bond at $50,000. Conditional bail...
December 27, 2008 - 12:00am
November 15, 2008
Attracting the crowds in tough economic times
For some families, Thanksgiving Day weekend may be more about holiday shopping than eating turkey.
November 15, 2008 - 12:00am