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Child found safe in Willmar after possible abduction
Klobuchar, Peterson go to bat for rural broadband
Nolan hears about Iron Range infrastructure challenges
Today, Keith Ellison may become DNC leader
Five charged in connection with meth found following Willmar high-speed chase
Bemidji coach issues apology for prep hockey brawl with Brainerd
Boys Basketball: 'Jacks top MACCRAY
Palmer, Bryan share Honda Classic lead
Local Roundup: Wildcats bounce back with vengeance
Junior Hockey: Two WarHawks heading to Hamline
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.
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Cartoon by Bruce Plante for Feb. 23
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
April 16, 2016
House slingshots 3-wheeled motorcycle bill
ST. PAUL — The state House says a three-wheeled vehicle like Minnesota-based Polaris produces fits in a category of its own. On a Thursday...
April 16, 2016 - 7:30am
April 2, 2016
Man fatally struck by train in St. Paul worked for railroad for 17 years
ST. PAUL -- The locomotive engineer killed in a train accident in St. Paul last weekend had worked for Canadian Pacific for about 17 years and had loved trains since he was a little boy, his sister said this week. Jeffrey Harsh, 43, was starting his shift at the rail yard and was...
April 2, 2016 - 5:30am
April 1, 2016
Dozens march against black-on-black violence
ST. PAUL — Calling for a “black truce” and an end to self-hate, about 50 people touched by violence marched in the rain Thursday evening...
April 1, 2016 - 5:30am
March 29, 2016
‘Revenge porn’ bill brings emotional response
ST. PAUL — Tears flowed as Elle Williams recounted her experience with “revenge porn.” “My testimony will never fully allow you to feel the fear I am feeling,” the 21-year-old Prior Lake woman told the Minnesota House public safety committee Tuesday while urging lawmakers...
March 29, 2016 - 11:30pm
March 16, 2016
Woman struck, killed in St. Paul crosswalk
ST. PAUL — A 24-year-old woman died Tuesday night after she and her mother were struck by an SUV while trying to cross Kellogg Boulevard near the Minnesota History Center in St. Paul. The accident happened about 7:40 p.m. in wet and blustery weather on the four-lane, divided roadway....
March 16, 2016 - 11:15pm
March 15, 2016
Police investigate report of another Minnesota teacher assaulted by a student
ST. PAUL - Police are investigating another report that a student assaulted a teacher at a St. Paul high school. Teachers were breaking up a fight between two female students in a Johnson Senior High School classroom about 11 a.m. on March 4 when a male student struck one of the teachers...
March 15, 2016 - 5:30am
March 8, 2016
Dog on rampage bites four, is fatally shot by Minnesota cop
ST. PAUL - A St. Paul police officer fatally shot a dog Sunday after it bit four people and as it charged at other passersby and paramedics, according to the police department. The Rottweiler had jumped a fence in his owner’s Macalester-Groveland yard and was running nearby, near...
March 8, 2016 - 5:30am
February 25, 2016
First woman to hold rank of brigadier general in Minnesota National Guard
Air Force Col. Sandra Best will make history today when she is promoted to brigadier general, becoming the first female officer to hold such...
February 25, 2016 - 2:01pm
February 20, 2016
Biden: Stimulus bill delivers the goods
ST. PAUL -- Vice President Joe Biden, a self-described “train guy,” visited St. Paul’s Union Depot station Thursday to commemorate the...
February 20, 2016 - 12:05am
February 13, 2016
Clinton and Sanders score Minnesota records
ST. PAUL — Hillary Clinton used a 29-minute Minnesota speech Friday night to claw back from a surprisingly narrow Iowa caucus win last week...
February 13, 2016 - 12:32am
February 12, 2016
Vice Pres. Biden to visit St. Paul’s Union Depot next week
ST. PAUL — Vice President Joe Biden will stop in St. Paul next Thursday as part of his tour to commemorate the seventh anniversary of the Obama administration’s economic stimulus act. Biden will visit downtown St. Paul’s Union Depot, which received a $35 million federal grant...
February 12, 2016 - 11:06pm
Clinton, Sanders to appear today at St. Paul fundraiser
ST. PAUL -- The Democratic presidential race will land in Minnesota on Friday, with both Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton in town to promote...
February 12, 2016 - 8:58am
February 9, 2016
Black Lives Matter sets race protest; files lawsuit
ST. PAUL — The Twin Cities black community pressed leaders on two fronts Tuesday: promising to shut down a popular ice-racing event and suing...
February 9, 2016 - 7:42pm
February 5, 2016
Minnesota lawmaker disputes auditor lawsuit
ST. PAUL — Minnesota State Auditor Rebecca Otto’s lawsuit against three counties and the state over changes in her duties that lawmakers approved last year is wasteful and is not supported by the state Constitution, a lawmaker said he told her Friday. “Needless to say, we ended...
February 5, 2016 - 11:23pm
February 4, 2016
Faster broadband suggested as some rural areas remain behind
ST. PAUL — A Minnesota broadband task force recommends increasing state Internet speed guidelines even as many rural Minnesotans lack service at current, slower standards. A governor-appointed broadband task force suggests the state Legislature increase high-speed Internet goals...
February 4, 2016 - 11:02pm