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Hearing on Enbridge pipeline replacement gets emotional in final hearing in Bemidji
Yellowstone grizzly bears to lose Endangered Species protection
Man charged in Michigan airport stabbing tried to buy a gun before attack
Block Party highlights Willmar Fests activities
U.S. Tax Court judge, husband from Minnesota sent to prison for claiming 9 vacations as ‘business expenses’
Dreary day turns ugly for Twins in loss to White Sox
Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft
UMD freshman-to-be Samberg moving up the NHL Draft board
UPDATE: Timberwolves acquire All-Star Butler from Bulls, give up LaVine, Dunn
10 things to watch for UND fans at NHL Draft
Sandy Hook families urge NBC to drop Megyn Kelly's Alex Jones interview
20 new and returning TV shows that you should check out this summer
'Bachelor in Paradise' production halted, show in question after alleged 'misconduct' on set
'Big Fish' a lovely piece of Americana at The Barn in Willmar
Sam Hunt, the R&B-loving country star, is challenging Nashville rules - and winning
Exhibit documents Willmar festival
Studio Hop 2017 continues today
'Sweet Land the Musical': Rural debut is tonight where movie was made
'Red, White and Tuna': Comedy opens tonight at Little Theatre in New London
Willmar Community Center: Art for and about the community
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
Sylvan N. Eliason
Bradley Gordon Westby
Donald J. Rutgers
Marion J. Rime
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
World of Wine: An introduction to the world of sherry wine
Keillor: Dreadful things are afoot
The Lost Italian: Asian noodle slaw is a healthy, fresh alternative to Chinese takeout
Our daughter's letter from the FBI: When a child really loses a tooth
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
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June 19, 2017
NASA finds 10 new potentially habitable 'Earth-like' worlds
Astronomers using the Kepler space telescope have detected 219 possible new exoplanets in our galaxy, including 10 relatively small, rocky...
June 19, 2017 - 9:00pm
May 8, 2017
How deaf men helped NASA understand motion sickness in space
WASHINGTON - Barron Gulak remembers one experiment that did not take place in a lab. In 1964, Gulak and the other test subjects for the research...
May 8, 2017 - 2:58pm
February 22, 2017
Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
Astronomers have found a nearby solar system with seven Earth-sized planets, three of which circle their parent star at the right distance for...
February 22, 2017 - 4:12pm
October 21, 2016
Crash landing feared as Europe's Mars lander still silent
FRANKFURT/BERLIN—Thrusters intended to slow a European lander as it neared Mars on Wednesday, Oct.
October 21, 2016 - 11:48am
October 11, 2016
Obama vows to send people to Mars by the 2030s
WASHINGTON — U.S. President Barack Obama, highlighting his pledge to send people to Mars by the 2030s, announced further public-private efforts Tuesday to build habitats that could help humans live long-term far from the Earth. "We are working with our commercial partners to...
October 11, 2016 - 4:07pm
September 2, 2016
Curious radio signal stirs talk of extraterrestrials
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.—A curious radio signal picked up by a Russian telescope is probably not a transmission from an extraterrestrial civilization, but astronomers in California are taking a second look anyway, the SETI Institute said Tuesday. A group of Russian astronomers...
September 2, 2016 - 9:06am
March 7, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
March 7, 2016 - 1:00am
October 30, 2015
Large asteroid to make close approach to Earth on Halloween
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - A large asteroid that scientists only discovered this month will make a relatively close approach to Earth on Saturday, astronomers say, providing one of the best opportunities in years to gather data about a passing space rock. The asteroid, estimated...
October 30, 2015 - 1:27pm
October 12, 2012
Space shuttle pauses on 12-mile L.A. trip to museum
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- At its prime, the space shuttle Endeavour circled the globe at 17,500 mph, faster than a speeding bullet. In retirement, it's crawling along the streets of Los Angeles at a sluggish 2 mph, a pace that rush-hour commuters can sympathize with. Endeavour's two-day,...
October 12, 2012 - 11:27am
January 25, 2012
Areavoices.com: Everyone needs a secret clutter space
Hi, my name is Melissa and I am a professional organizer. I have a secret. I have a place in my house where I hide clutter. This place is the...
January 25, 2012 - 8:48am
January 12, 2010
Mystery object to whizz by Earth Wednesday
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A mystery object from space is about to whizz close by Earth on Wednesday. It won't hit our planet, but scientists are stumped by what exactly it is. Astronomers say it may be space junk or it could be a tiny asteroid, too small to cause damage even if it hit....
January 12, 2010 - 1:30pm
July 20, 2009
Minnesota Opinion: America's own space legacy 40 years later
(Today) marks the 40th anniversary of the when man first walked on the moon, July 20, 1969. But more important, it's been nearly 37 years since we've been back. A once-glorified profession has turned into seemingly nothing more than long-haul truckers, as astronauts have ferried...
July 20, 2009 - 12:00am