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Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
Trump expected to revoke rules on transgender bathrooms, draft suggests
Ex-opioid addict: Doctors only want to prescribe 'pills, pills, pills, pills'
Seven arrested, meth found following high-speed chase
Decadent slow cooker desserts to delight your palette
Multiple concussions have NASCAR's Danica Patrick thinking about future
Hockey Olympian sisters tap Fighting Sioux logo designer for new apparel line
Girls Basketball: Cards streak by Alex
Blackhawks close in on first-place Wild with win in St. Paul
Boys Basketball: Montevideo overpowers YME
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
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
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Howard J. Powers
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Willmar Commentary: America's predictable pension crisis
Harrop commentary: Trump has media crying ... all the way to the bank
October 14, 2016
Cepeda commentary: It's up to other men to stop Donalds
CHICAGO—Last weekend, Donald Trump attempted to dismiss his comments about grabbing women by the genitals and kissing or groping them as...
October 14, 2016 - 7:51am
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