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With few races, Minnesota primary turnout in August likely small
High court race is a Minnesota question
Eden Valley farmer elected to National Corn Growers Board
Poll: Trump trails by 6 points after DNC
Vikings & fine art come together in new stadium
Stanley Cup to meet Stanley car in Minnesota
G/L Legion marches ahead at state
Getting it right
Stingers rebound to clobber Bucks
Fast start propels Stingers past Waterloo
Judge dismisses 29 claims to late musician Prince's estate
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
ASTRO BOB: Getting stung by a 'scorpion' can be a beautiful thing
The search for a world-record lake trout
Johnson -- Haverly
Quisberg -- Larson
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
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
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
David L. Lake
Joan M. Caspers
Esther Helen Iverson
Parker: Are we all Democrats this year?
Dionne: Hillary takes the fight to Trump
Thomas: Hillary's recycled speech
Obama: Continuity we can believe in
Will: Mike Pence the pliable
January 31, 2016
Obama drew the largest crowd to Twin Cities for a presidential race
ST. PAUL — Sen. Bernie Sanders’ campaign rally Tuesday night at RiverCentre in downtown St. Paul drew about 14,500 people — a formidable turnout for a candidate who hasn’t yet won his party’s nomination. But the Twin Cities have seen plenty of other sizable campaign rallies...
January 31, 2016 - 8:02pm
April 13, 2015
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
April 13, 2015 - 1:00am
Train stops in Brainerd moments before it would have hit truck
BRAINERD, Minn. -- It was a close call Wednesday morning when a tractor-trailer got stuck on BNSF railroad tracks in Brainerd with a train approaching....
February 13, 2014 - 11:45am
August 17, 2012
No charges for Duluth legislator in rest stop oral sex case
The St. Louis County Attorney's office won't pursue charges in an Interstate 35 rest stop incident last month that police reports show involved...
August 17, 2012 - 9:27am
September 10, 2010
It's that time of the year again
September 10, 2010 - 12:00am
July 8, 2010
Updated: Man fatally shot by police in Cottage Grove
Update 9:45 a.m. COTTAGE GROVE - A man was fatally shot by police and a second man was wounded during a traffic stop about 11 p.m. Wednesday night, according to authorities here. The second man was transported to Regions Hospital in St. Paul. Police Capt. Pete Koerner says it happened...
July 8, 2010 - 8:57am
June 23, 2010
Mattson sentenced to jail time, fine and required vision test for hitting blind man at busy Willmar intersection
WILLMAR -- Gary Lee Mattson, 56, of Willmar, was sentenced this morning to 90 days in jail, a $1,000 fine and a year of probation on a misdemeanor...
June 23, 2010 - 1:07pm
March 17, 2010
Willmar man, 25, faces drug and firearms charges after traffic stop Sunday afternoon
WILLMAR -- A 25-year-old Willmar man made his first court appearance Tuesday on felony drug and weapons charges for allegedly possessing meth and an assault rifle when he was stopped by police Sunday afternoon. In Kandiyohi County District Court, Eric Flores faces charges for first-degree...
March 17, 2010 - 12:00am
January 7, 2010
Private dancer's complaint leads to DUI arrest at Fargo truckstop
FARGO, N.D. - Police responding to a complaint by a private dancer who said she wasn't allowed to leave after performing in a semi truck ended up arresting the trucker on suspicion of DUI and open container. The trucker at the Flying J Travel Plaza in south Fargo paid for the dance...
January 7, 2010 - 1:49pm
January 31, 2009
Tribune Editorial: Congress should halt pay raise plan
There is a growing movement in the U.S House to end automatic congressional pay increases. It is a good idea to consider in our current economic situation. The Stop the Congressional Pay Raise Act was introduced earlier this month. The bill would halt the scheduled pay increase in...
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am