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Minnesota manufacturers' confidence high, but finding workers a challenge
Trump proposes sharp cuts at Interior Department while pushing for more drilling on public lands
‘Any last words?’ Minn. woman tells jury of the horrifying day her ex shot her at work
Bipartisan work gives greater Minnesota legislative success
Farm groups express concern about White House budget proposal
Rain forces Los Angeles to wait another year for Super Bowl
NFL shortens overtime to 10 minutes
Finally healthy, Banham is set for return home to take on the Lynx
Baseball: Wildcats split but clinch
Local Roundup: Litchfield tennis team heading back to state
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
Dr. Richard Clausen
Lisa Rierson Axelson
Michel H. Hinrichsen
Michael Thomas Cullen
Richard G. Black
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Midwest Opinion: Local youth sports can help fight drug abuse
Letter: Getting even after the fact
Letter: Welcome the new splash pad
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
April 20, 2017
Sleep doctors call for later school start times
Starting classes at middle school and high schools no earlier than 8:30 a.m. would help teens arrive alert, healthy and ready to learn, U.S....
April 20, 2017 - 10:32am
Limit teens' Saturday-night driving, experts suggest
Drunken driving contributes to more than one in four motor vehicle fatalities for children, teens and young adults — and nearly half of...
February 20, 2017 - 8:33am
December 5, 2016
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
Teens who drink heavily are more likely than their peers to have less gray matter, an important brain structure that aids in memory, decisions,...
December 5, 2016 - 9:00pm
November 17, 2016
Depression becoming more common among U.S. teens
The number of U.S. adolescents and young adults with untreated depression may be on the rise, a recent study suggests. For youth ages 12 to...
November 17, 2016 - 4:14pm
October 21, 2016
Poor exercise habits may follow teens into adulthood
Most American teenagers don't get enough exercise, and they often stick with their sedentary ways as they enter adulthood, a U.S. study suggests....
October 21, 2016 - 1:16pm
Paynesville driver pleads guilty to charges in fatal crash
LITCHFIELD — A 28-year-old Paynesville driver pleaded guilty Monday to two counts of criminal vehicular homicide and one count of criminal...
June 21, 2016 - 11:32pm
May 17, 2016
Two suspects appear in court for theft of pickup, 108 mph chase
WILLMAR — Friday morning’s 108 mph high-speed police chase on Kandiyohi County Road 23 involving two teenagers began with a stolen pickup...
May 17, 2016 - 11:45pm
May 13, 2016
Minnesota teens charged with vandalizing dog Hudson, Wisconsin, dog track
HUDSON, Wis. -- Two Minnesota teens face felony charges for their alleged involvement in a March rampage that amassed nearly $20,000 in damages at Hudson’s abandoned dog track. St. Croix County prosecutors charged Zackary J. Beyers, 18, and Tyler N. Hopwood, 17, with burglary and...
May 13, 2016 - 5:30am
Teen accused of robbing convenience store makes plea bargain
WILLMAR — Another teen suspect in the October armed robbery of the Sunray Express convenience store in west Willmar has pleaded guilty in Kandiyohi...
April 13, 2016 - 8:56pm
November 18, 2015
Teens missing for more than two years found on Minnesota horse farm
Two Lakeville teenage sisters missing since April 2013 have been found at a horse farm in western Minnesota, according to Lakeville police. Gianna...
November 18, 2015 - 11:55pm
October 20, 2015
Minnesota teen arrested, another sought in homicide case
MOORHEAD — A 16-year-old boy is in custody and police are looking for another suspect in connection with a homicide in a Moorhead trailer court over the weekend. The body of 55-year-old Bradley William Carrington was discovered Sunday in a mobile home he was renovating and staying...
October 20, 2015 - 9:25am
October 1, 2014
A safe place for sexually exploited girls
BENSON — The Heartland Girls’ Ranch in Benson this month will open its new facility and program, Hearts for Freedom, for sexually exploited...
October 1, 2014 - 12:05am
August 25, 2014
Back-to-school shoppers boost sales
WILLMAR — Ask retailers what families are shopping for before school starts, and the first answer is the same: Jeans. Following close behind...
August 25, 2014 - 11:41pm
March 27, 2014
Supporting parents with a message of prevention: Town hall meeting planned Monday on underage drinking, drug use
WILLMAR — An information meeting hosted next week by the Kandiyohi County Drug-Free Communities Coalition will give parents and the rest of...
March 27, 2014 - 11:15pm
April 25, 2013
Stemming an epidemic: Kandiyohi County pilot project aims to engage parents, communities in preventing chlamydia among youths
WILLMAR — In one of a series of ads that debuted locally this month, two teens embrace while the boy silently wonders, “Should I...
April 25, 2013 - 11:36pm