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Driver dies after semi leaves I-94, strikes trees
Latin America's cities sweat over health risks from urban heat
Yellow Medicine County turns to 'traditional' justice
Thousands of sexual assault evidence kits across Minnesota sit untested
Norma McCorvey, plaintiff in Roe v. Wade abortion ruling, dies at 69
Cards wrestling headed to State
Boys Basketball: Dragons' upset bid falls short
Girls Basketball: Cards stretch win streak to seven
Sports Briefs: Warrant issued for Jets' Darrelle Revis on assault charges
Boys Basketball: Marshall blisters Willmar
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
Driving a hard bargain for taxes
States' rights? Not so much, when it comes to retirement savings
Murder and Mayhem are hers to tell in Redwood County
Fagen Fighters Museum in Granite Falls listed as a top Minnesota attraction
The many meanings of Valentine's Day
Lorraine "Lolly" Marlys Thompson
Daniel P. Schaefbauer
Gloria A. Schroeder
Dwaine B. Weber
Marlow W. Hanson
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Growing Together: Steps you need to know when growing plants indoors
Fielding Questions: Finding recommended varieties requires shopping
Minnesota Opinion: Minn. Legislature should pass compromise Real ID bill
May 21, 2016
Pennock woman airlifted after being pinned by fallen tree branch
PENNOCK -- A woman was airlifted from a rural Pennock residence Saturday afternoon with neck and back injuries after a large tree branch fell and pinned her to the lawn tractor she was driving. According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office, the unidentified woman was mowing...
May 21, 2016 - 5:21pm
April 27, 2016
Governor’s stay only hope for Watson's Mile Tree
WATSON — Barring something as unexpected as a last minute stay-of-execution by the governor, Watson’s Mile Tree will be coming down in May....
April 27, 2016 - 8:53am
April 19, 2016
Watson Tree gets one week reprieve
WATSON — Kylene Olson and supporters of the Watson Mile Tree won a one-week reprieve in their effort save it. The Minnesota Department of Transportation...
April 19, 2016 - 7:50am
March 16, 2016
Willmar crews remove monster ash tree ahead of street project
Willmar Public Works cut down an ash tree in the 500 block of Second Street Southwest Wednesday. The tree had roots distorting the curb. A front-end...
March 16, 2016 - 11:55pm
March 7, 2016
Motorist pulled over for driving with tree embedded in car's grille
ROSELLE, Ill. — The police report may not have captured all the color of the incident. It did, however, get to the heart of it. “Stopped...
March 7, 2016 - 2:27pm
December 22, 2015
Cal Miner checks out some of knots and camping items on the Boy Scout tree Tuesday at the “Festive Forest” at the Kandiyohi County Historical...
December 22, 2015 - 10:58pm
August 12, 2015
Teens suffer minor injuries in crash
WILLMAR — Three teenage girls from Willmar suffered what were described as minor injuries when a sedan collided with a tree Monday in southeast...
August 12, 2015 - 12:43am
December 2, 2014
Minnesota tree makes it to D.C.
The U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree — an 88-foot white spruce from the Chippewa National Forest in Cass Lake — was lit Tuesday at the U.S. Capitol...
December 2, 2014 - 11:42pm
October 31, 2014
Minnesota tree heads from Bemidji to Washington, D.C.
Colbey Hullett helps put temporary lights at the top of the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree Friday at the John Glas Fieldhouse at Bemidji State University....
October 31, 2014 - 11:10pm
October 29, 2014
Capitol Christmas tree taken from Chippewa National Forest
CHIPPEWA NATIONAL FOREST — Taking down a tree in logging country is nothing out of the ordinary. But this is no ordinary tree. On Wednesday,...
October 29, 2014 - 11:31pm
Nephew removes tree from aunt’s home with bit of flair
Adam Feichtinger spent four hours removing a potentially dangerous tree from his aunt’s yard Thursday while she was at work. However, he left...
June 29, 2014 - 11:28pm
June 9, 2014
Atwater man hurt in tree incident
GROVE CITY — A 47-year-old Atwater man was taken to Meeker Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries sustained Sunday when a large tree he was cutting down fell on him. According to the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office, Andrew Peterson was cutting the tree along the 51000...
June 9, 2014 - 9:46am