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Renville County closes two parks due to flooding
Minn. woman, 61, faces criminal charges after 30 cats were taken from her home
British police confirm multiple fatalities at venue where Ariana Grande was performing
New scary wood tick disease surfacing in region
Trump close to choosing outside counsel for Russia investigation
Twins' Hughes to spend time on DL with biceps injury
Adrian Peterson selling Twin Cities 5-bedroom home for $695,000
Zimmer to take time off from Vikings after 8th eye surgery
True Team Track: Willmar boys repeat as Class AA champions
Bradley's 3-pointer gives Celtics improbable win over Cavs
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
ABC's 'American Idol' reboot lands pop music superstar as first confirmed judge
'Scandal' will end next year, ABC president confirms
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
Ardyce G. Meadows
Michael Thomas Cullen
Kathryn A. Frandson
Ardella M. Solbrack
Lola M. Olson
Minnesota Opinion: Taxing charitable donations is just wrong
Letter: Book doesn't belong in classroom
Letter: Reinvest in higher education
Thomas: Will America ever learn?
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
May 1, 2017
One person killed, 3 injured in University of Texas stabbing
Multiple people were stabbed at the University of Texas in Austin on Monday, and a suspect was in custody, the Austin Police Department said...
May 1, 2017 - 2:47pm
April 28, 2017
Teen girls wanted after man’s stabbing in northern Minnesota
HINCKLEY, Minn. -- Authorities are seeking the public’s help in locating two 17-year-old girls who allegedly were involved in stabbing a man...
April 28, 2017 - 8:29pm
November 10, 2016
Willmar man pleads guilty to convenience store robbery
WILLMAR — A 24-year-old Willmar man admitted in court Monday to burglarizing the Willmar Casey's convenience store back in June, speaking...
November 10, 2016 - 8:36pm
Man arrested for stabbing two people at Mall of America
Police arrested a 33-year-old Richfield man Sunday evening for allegedly stabbing two people at the Mall of America. A fight broke out about...
October 10, 2016 - 4:37pm
September 20, 2016
Willmar man recounts St. Cloud stabbing
It was a matter of seconds and small decisions. If Ryan Schliep, of Willmar, and his girlfriend, Jaylynn Patzoldt, of Spicer, had found the...
September 20, 2016 - 9:56pm
Ex-CIA agent: How the St. Cloud stabbing inquiry might unfold
ST. PAUL — After a man stabbed 10 people at a St. Cloud mall on Saturday, law enforcement officials needed to quickly determine whether the...
September 20, 2016 - 12:52pm
September 19, 2016
St. Cloud attacker grew up in Fargo, hits hard on Somali community
FARGO — In the wake of a random stabbing attack at a St. Cloud, Minn., mall over the weekend, Fargo's Somali community is trying to come...
September 19, 2016 - 11:36pm
Officials: No link found between St. Cloud stabbing suspect and terrorist group
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—No link has emerged between terrorist groups and the man who stabbed nine people in a St. Cloud mall Saturday night. St....
September 19, 2016 - 8:24pm
Willmar man among victims in St. Cloud mall attack
WILLMAR -- One of the nine victims in a stabbing attack Saturday night at the Crossroads Center in St. Cloud is from Willmar, officials said...
September 19, 2016 - 8:59am
September 18, 2016
Officer, suspect ID'd in Minnesota mall stabbings
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—The FBI is investigating the Crossroads Center knife attacks Saturday in St. Cloud, Minn., as "a potential act of terrorism." Nine...
September 18, 2016 - 3:52pm
Suspect in Minnesota mall stabbings killed by off-duty police officer
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—Eight people were injured and the suspect died at Crossroads Center on Saturday after an attack reported about 8:15 p.m. St....
September 18, 2016 - 1:16pm
Islamic State says Minnesota mall stabbing carried out by 'soldier'
ST. CLOUD - A man who wounded eight people in a knife attack on Saturday night at a mall here before he was shot dead by an off-duty police officer is a "soldier of the Islamic State," the militant group's news agency said.Recommended for youThe man, who was wearing a private security...
September 18, 2016 - 9:57am
September 12, 2016
Stabbing case dismissed against Montevideo man
MONTEVIDEO — Just months ago, Jorge Villatoro was jailed, facing three serious felony charges for first-, second- and third-degree assault...
September 12, 2016 - 9:31pm
June 22, 2016
Supreme Court rejects Montevideo man’s bid to withdraw guilty plea in killing of co-worker
Editor's note: This story has been updated to correct the name of the court. The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled in this matter. MONTEVIDEO --...
June 22, 2016 - 12:57pm
June 3, 2016
Pennock man sentenced for stabbing drug dealer after buying salt
WILLMAR — A Pennock man who accidentally paid $90 for a bag of salt in an apparent drug deal and retaliated by stabbing the dealer with a screwdriver...
June 3, 2016 - 11:29pm