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OPEC oil output hits record high
Kandiyohi man, 83, injured in New London crash
Who's winning and losing in Minnesota's 2016 economy?
Willmar area bird count to be Dec. 17
Riverview planning another large dairy in western Minn.
Bluejays girls team dominates Hendricks
Pitino has Gophers poised to take 12-1 record into Big Ten play
Is Dozier blockbuster trade in the works?
Wild remain unconcerned with middling special teams
Timberwolves' bench playing Minnesota's best basketball
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Bernice A. Benson
Belmer "Red" Fostvedt
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
February 9, 2016
Man tells deputies ‘try to arrest a guy with no pants’
CANISTOTA, S.D. — A man was arrested for allegedly assaulting police after taking off his pants as a means of defense. Robert Becker, 55, of Canistota, was charged with assaulting law enforcement after two McCook County sheriff's deputies responded to a "911 hang up" call on Jan....
February 9, 2016 - 6:57pm
January 20, 2016
Court of Appeals orders new sentence in Swift County drug case
BENSON — A 75-month prison sentence will be reduced for a man convicted of second-degree drug possession in Swift County. On Tuesday, the Minnesota Court of Appeals remanded for resentencing the conviction of Shannon Don Quenzer, 46, of Aberdeen, South Dakota. He had been convicted...
January 20, 2016 - 11:12pm
November 27, 2015
N.D., S.D. cities have some of highest federal subsidies for rural flights
WATERTOWN, S.D. — A federal program that pays airlines to fly in and out of remote places across the country has proved particularly crucial for small airports in North Dakota and South Dakota. People flying in and out of Watertown this year may not have known it, but a trip to...
November 27, 2015 - 11:05pm
October 26, 2015
Dayton to visit mines to help him decide on PolyMet
Saying he is doing his “due diligence,” Gov. Mark Dayton is visiting mine sites in two neighboring states this week to see firsthand both...
October 26, 2015 - 11:04pm
October 12, 2015
State-of-the-art marijuana growing operation to open in South Dakota by year's end
LANDREAU, South Dakota – The marijuana plants are already growing in a remodeled building on the Flandreau Santee Sioux reservation as the...
October 12, 2015 - 12:43pm
October 7, 2015
Volunteers keep Probstfield Farm in Moorhead alive and well
Join AgweekTV's Shawna Olson for the latest in ag news, technology, lifestyle and more! Watch the full episode of AgweekTV HERE!
October 7, 2015 - 2:23pm
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
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 29, 2015
Man convicted in death of NFL Star Peterson’s son
CANTON, S.D. --After a nearly three-week murder trial, a jury found a 29-year-old man guilty of killing the biological son of NFL star running back Adrian Peterson. Joseph Patterson was convicted Tuesday night in Canton, South Dakota, just south of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, where...
September 29, 2015 - 11:20pm
September 23, 2015
S.D. town reels from autopsy report on family of six
PLATTE, S.D. – Platte residents, who were grieving the loss of a family in what was thought to be a fire last week, were in even more shock...
September 23, 2015 - 9:11am
September 22, 2015
S.D. family, believed killed by house fire, died of shotgun wounds
PLATTE, S.D. -- Authorities believe a Platte family whose home burned to the ground last week died from shotgun wounds. Scott and Nicole Westerhuis, along with their four children, third-grader Kailey, fifth-grader Jaeci, eighth-grader Connor, and sophomore Michael were believed...
September 22, 2015 - 7:27am
August 1, 2015
Sturgis may hit 1 million visitors to mark 75 years of motorcycle rallies
STURGIS, S.D. — Half-mile motorcycle races gave the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally its start in 1938 when local Indian motorcycle dealer J.C. “Pappy”...
August 1, 2015 - 8:07am
July 13, 2015
A Pig Tale: 4-year-old girl learns responsibility through showing pigs
The Red River Valley Fair is finishing up this weekend in West Fargo and the livestock shows are a big part of the festivities. We caught up...
July 13, 2015 - 8:00am