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Two Kandiyohi County churches close their doors this weekend
Italy quake death toll hits 250 as rescuers search demolished towns
Trump, Clinton spar over who is best for minority voters
Records published Aug. 26
He's un-fur-gettable: Minnesota State Fair mascot dishes on staying cool, big huggers and Goldy ties
BKMS tennis team runs record to 6-0
Bridgewater calms concerns about sore shoulder
Cabrera leads Tigers past Twins, 9-4
Willmar tennis opens season with sweep
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Paul J. Willems
Connie Lee Ulferts (Key Carelli)
Carol J. Hansen
Commentary: Trump 'charm' offensive will not work with women
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cartoon by Gary Markstein
Trump's new evolving immigration plan is no 'flip-flop'
National Guard soldiers returning to Willmar on Saturday after 10-month deployment
May 25, 2016
Truck driver who caused train derailment in northern Minnesota is charged in incident
The propane truck driver who authorities say caused the train crash and derailment in Callaway two months ago is being charged in the incident....
May 25, 2016 - 8:12am
December 6, 2013
Two injured in Two Harbors train derailment
TWO HARBORS, Minn. -- A Canadian National Railway train filled with iron ore pellets from the Iron Range derailed in Two Harbors early Thursday afternoon and two injuries were reported, Lake County Sheriff Carey Johnson said. The two CN employees were transported from the scene...
December 6, 2013 - 10:54am
July 11, 2013
Quebec crash missing presumed dead, making toll 50
LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec (AP) -- Everyone missing in the fiery crash of a runaway oil train in Quebec is presumed dead, police told grieving families,...
July 11, 2013 - 9:00am
July 10, 2013
Rail chief blames employee in Quebec train crash
LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec (AP) -- The head of a railway company whose train crashed into a Quebec town, killing at least 15 people, blamed the accident on an employee who he said had failed to properly set the brakes.
July 10, 2013 - 1:58pm
Head of rail company visits grieving Quebec town
LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec (AP) -- The head of the rail company whose runaway oil train set off a fiery explosion that left at least 15 people dead...
July 10, 2013 - 11:59am
July 9, 2013
Focus on earlier blaze in Quebec train derailment
LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec (AP) — Investigators searching for the cause of a fiery oil train derailment that wiped out a small town's center and...
July 9, 2013 - 6:52am
July 7, 2013
40 still missing in deadly Canada rail crash, fire
LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec (AP) -- About 40 people were still missing a day after a runaway train derailed in Quebec, igniting explosions and fires...
July 7, 2013 - 11:43pm
Quebec police: 5 dead in oil train derailment
LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec (AP) -- As firefighters doused still burning oil tanker cars, more bodies were recovered Sunday in this devastated town...
July 7, 2013 - 12:32pm
May 29, 2013
Feds investigate Md. train derailment, explosion
ROSEDALE, Md. (AP) -- Federal investigators planned to spend the coming days piecing together what caused a chemical-carrying CSX train to collide with a garbage truck, derail and explode at a rail crossing in suburban Baltimore.
May 29, 2013 - 6:57am
May 28, 2013
Derailment, blast crumple buildings in Baltimore suburb
WHITE MARSH, Md. (AP) -- A CSX cargo train crashed into a trash truck and derailed Tuesday in a Baltimore suburb and the explosion that followed...
May 28, 2013 - 4:13pm
Train derails near Baltimore, collapsing buildings
WHITE MARSH, Md. (AP) -- An explosion after a cargo train derailed Tuesday in a Baltimore suburb rattled homes at least a half-mile away and...
May 28, 2013 - 3:08pm
Train derails in Maryland, explosion reported
WHITE MARSH, Md. (AP) -- Fire officials say a train has derailed and that several buildings have collapsed in a Baltimore suburb after an explosion was heard for miles. A fire spokeswoman says the train derailed about 2 p.m. Tuesday in White Marsh. The spokeswoman says it was...
May 28, 2013 - 2:25pm