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Man dies after falling through ice with grandson
U.S. attorney general: Ferguson policies targeted blacks, created toxic environment
North Dakotan troopers find 136 pounds of pot, arrest two
Few southwest Minnesota lakes, rivers swimmable
NBA: Nuggets top Timberwolves
Boys basketball: ACGC beats Springfield 63-61 in final seconds
Women's basketball: Gophers’ center Zahui B. thrives in leadership role
Boys basketball: Dutchmen down Sauk Centre
MLB: Twins hire coach, get ‘Bull Durham’ actor as a bonus
Star Trek's 'Mr. Spock,' Leonard Nimoy, dies at 83
Creative Minnesota presentation in Willmar, Minn., postponed
REVIEW: Barn’s ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ offers up a rousing good time
'Little Shop of Horrors' in full swing at The Barn
Smith triumphs with four Grammy wins, Beck gets best album
Birdie L. Swenson
Margit O. Erickson
John G. Holland
Gloria J. Wiese
Kids and books in the kitchen
February/March edition of Live it! Magazine is now available online
Williams — DeRiso
Krueger — Lingle
Lund — Willenbring
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Editorial: It is time to fund Homeland Security
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: A cartway petition nightmare
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
February 26, 2015
Adrian Peterson reinstated, but future with Vikings cloudy
MINNEAPOLIS (Reuters) - A federal judge on Thursday overturned the NFL's suspension of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, who had pleaded no contest to charges of hitting his son with a switch, and sent the case back to the league's arbitration process for resolution....
sports / pro
February 26, 2015 - 2:16pm
December 15, 2014
Players union files lawsuit challenging Peterson's NFL suspension
The NFL Players Association filed a lawsuit against the National Football League on Monday challenging an arbitrator's decision to uphold the league's suspension of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.
sports / pro
December 15, 2014 - 3:45pm
December 12, 2014
Vikings: Adrian Peterson’s appeal denied, suspension upheld
An arbiter on Friday denied an appeal by Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, assuring his NFL suspension will keep him out the remainder of this season. The decision by Harold Henderson, a former NFL official who was appointed by the league to hear Peterson’s case, means Peterson...
sports / pro
December 12, 2014 - 6:53pm
November 19, 2014
Update: NFL suspends Vikings' Adrian Peterson over 'abusive discipline' of son
WASHINGTON - Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been suspended without pay for at least the remainder of 2014 season, the National...
November 19, 2014 - 12:31am
November 18, 2014
NFL suspends Vikings' Peterson for at least rest of season
ST. PAUL — Adrian Peterson vs. the National Football League is more than one running back’s crusade to rejoin a Minnesota Vikings team that...
November 18, 2014 - 11:46pm
February 22, 2014
Frazee-Vergas teacher, wrestling coach suspended
FRAZEE, Minn. -- Frazee-Vergas School District teacher and head wrestling coach John Barlund has been suspended. Barlund was placed on administrative leave Feb. 5 for allegations of employee misconduct. Though he won’t release the reason for the suspension yet, Superintendent...
sports / prep
February 22, 2014 - 9:36am
January 17, 2013
13 players suspended from Maple Grove High School's boys hockey team
MAPLE GROVE, Minn. — Thirteen players on the Maple Grove boys' hockey team have been suspended for at least two games for what the coach calls an "off-ice episode." Coach Gary Stefano said Wednesday "a couple" of players face four-game suspensions and the rest will miss two games....
sports / prep
January 17, 2013 - 10:12am
November 8, 2010
Court lets NFL complaint in Vikings case go to state court
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court won't stop a Minnesota state court from getting involved in a fight between the NFL and Minnesota Vikings defensive linemen Kevin Williams and Pat Williams over violations of the league's anti-doping policy. The high court refused today to hear...
sports / news
November 8, 2010 - 10:22am
September 16, 2009
Windom fire chief suspended for allowing truck use for wedding photos
WINDOM -- A standing-room-only crowd inside the Windom City Council chambers Tuesday night broke into cheers and applause as Windom Fire Chief Dan Fossing and 27 members of the city's fire department walked single file into the room. They were among nearly 150 people gathered for...
news / state
September 16, 2009 - 2:13pm