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Man found dead under television at Minnesota home
Woman, five children rescued from Alexandria townhome fire
Truck hits State Patrol car, injuring trooper, then drives off
Willmar teen gets probation, community service for bomb threat
AgweekTV: Sweet crops
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
'Prairie Angels' makes a timely arrival in Renville County
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Curtis Burr Accola
Gregory W. Johnson
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
November 15, 2016
United to restrict low-fare flyers to one carry-on bag
United Continental Holdings will become the first big U.S. airline to limit low-fare customers to one carry-on bag that fits under a seat, and...
November 15, 2016 - 3:50pm
November 8, 2016
Villard resort owners honored
VILLARD — Harold and Rosemarie Kraft of Villard, operators of Canary Beach Resort, were named the Operators of the Year by the Minnesota Resort & Campground Association. The award was presented during the association's fall conference in October. Canary Beach is located about...
November 8, 2016 - 9:04am
October 19, 2016
White House seeks to answer complaints of aggrieved air travelers
WASHINGTON — The White House on Tuesday announced efforts to improve air travel by requiring airlines to refund baggage handling fees if luggage is "substantially delayed" and requiring online travel agents to provide neutral search results. The government also said it would...
October 19, 2016 - 8:02pm
October 15, 2016
U.S. further eases restrictions on Cuba trade, travel
WASHINGTON—Americans traveling to Cuba will be allowed to bring home more of the communist-ruled island's coveted cigars and rum under...
October 15, 2016 - 9:13am
October 11, 2016
Obama vows to send people to Mars by the 2030s
WASHINGTON — U.S. President Barack Obama, highlighting his pledge to send people to Mars by the 2030s, announced further public-private efforts Tuesday to build habitats that could help humans live long-term far from the Earth. "We are working with our commercial partners to...
October 11, 2016 - 4:07pm
When an airport scanner sees a cyst as a security threat
A traveler with a bulge in their body from a cyst or hernia might get flagged for an invasive airport security screening to look for explosives,...
September 11, 2016 - 9:49pm
September 5, 2016
Act now to nab a free spring-break trip
• NEW YORK—With massive travel reward point bonuses on the table this fall, consumers who sign up for a new credit card could be flying...
September 5, 2016 - 3:19pm
September 3, 2016
Delta says outage hurt August revenue by about $100 million
Delta Air Lines Inc. said its revenue for August was reduced by about $100 million due to an outage that led to the cancellation of 2,300 flights...
September 3, 2016 - 9:19am
August 31, 2016
First U.S.-Cuba scheduled passenger flight in decades takes off
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.—The first regularly scheduled commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than half a century departed...
August 31, 2016 - 9:37am
February 15, 2016
Soil tests begin for hotel project at Little Crow Country Club
NEW LONDON — Soil borings were conducted last week at the Little Crow Country Club near New London as part of a process to determine if the...
February 15, 2016 - 11:24pm
February 3, 2016
UPDATE: MnDOT lifts no travel advisory for southwest Minnesota
WILLMAR - The Minnesota Department of Transportation lifted the no travel advisory this morning for southwest Minnesota, including Lincoln, Lyon, Murray, Pipestone, Redwood and Renville counties. MnDOT issued the advisory last night because of a fast-moving storm that packed snow...
February 3, 2016 - 9:41am
February 2, 2016
MnDOT urging caution on roads as inclement weather forecast
WILLMAR - The Minnesota Department of Transportation is asking motorists to make plans to be safe if in the event toady's forecast blizzard holds true. The National Weather Service has issued a blizzard warning for southwest Minnesota and a winter weather advisory for west central...
February 2, 2016 - 9:45am
January 8, 2016
Minnesotans will be able to fly with state IDs, but only for next two years
ST. PAUL -- Americans may board commercial airlines for two more years with state identification cards that do not meet new federal guidelines. The federal Department of Homeland Security announced Friday it will not require Real ID-compliant cards until Jan. 22, 2018. However, states...
January 8, 2016 - 3:57pm
December 26, 2015
Dec. 26 Update: Weather service upgrades winter storm “watch” to “warning”
WILLMAR -- Kandiyohi, Lac qui Parle, Renville, Redwood Falls, Swift and Yellow Medicine counties are under a winter storm warning until Saturday...
December 26, 2015 - 8:21pm
December 25, 2015
Heavy snow and winds could hit west central Minnesota tonight
WILLMAR -- A Christmas winter blast could bring 6-8 inches of snow to the region tonight and tomorrow. That snow could be kicked up with northerly...
December 25, 2015 - 8:31am