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More than 80 protesters arrested Saturday near Dakota Access Pipeline
Hundreds rally in Los Angeles against ND pipeline
Two candidate forums scheduled this week
Capitol Chatter: Minnesotans have more than 2 presidential candidates available
Two candidates vie Kandiyohi County Board seat
Roundup: Cardinals volleyball team 2-2 at Moorhead Invite
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Managers win measure of credit for World Series showdown
WCT daily sports schedule
Wentz, defense carry Eagles to win over Vikings
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
Lady Gaga to perfom Super Bowl halftime show
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
As 2017 looms, time to review your Medicare coverage
Kathleen H. Diederich
Paul E. Biermann
Mervin LeRoy Speckman "Doc"
Marlene M. Heipler
Arlene D. Rudy
Presidential Endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
John Gehrking letter: Sawatzky is a typical politician
Paul Hoffer letter: Lang is ready to serve his district
Dionne commentary: Trump is not a GOP aberration
Estrich commentary: Trump is the uncontrollable man
August 18, 2016
Twitter suspends 235,000 more terrorism-related accounts
LOS ANGELES—Twitter said it has shut down 235,000 accounts in the last six months for violating its policies prohibiting the promotion...
August 18, 2016 - 4:03pm
August 14, 2016
Violent protests erupt in Milwaukee after police kill armed suspect
MILWAUKEE (Reuters) - Protesters fired gunshots, hurled bricks and set a gas station on fire in the U.S. mid-western city of Milwaukee on Saturday...
August 14, 2016 - 9:37am
July 13, 2016
Commentary: In the eye of the beholder
NEW YORK—By now most Americans know the name of Dallas Police Chief David Brown—and quite a few wouldn't mind seeing him play a...
July 13, 2016 - 1:00am
April 19, 2016
Lawyers are used to threats, but not violence
ST. PAUL -- Earlier this month, police say, a client walked into his lawyer’s Cathedral Hill office and shot a 23-year-old clerk. As St. Paul reels from Chase Passauer’s death, similar threats and attacks have put many in the legal community on notice. Attorneys are regularly...
April 19, 2016 - 5:30am
January 14, 2016
Rice intensifies efforts to keep hospital safe
WILLMAR — The death of an Aitkin police officer at St. Cloud Hospital last year, fatally shot by a patient who grabbed his gun, illustrates...
January 14, 2016 - 9:39am
September 15, 2014
NFL: No resolution on Peterson situation
MINNEAPOLIS — There are more questions than answers for the Minnesota Vikings following their 30-7 loss to the New England Patriots Sunday...
September 15, 2014 - 6:06am
Cartoon by Gary Markstein
September 15, 2014 - 5:00am
April 13, 2014
Workplace violence: Be prepared: Businesses and employees should also be trained and prepared for violence
WILLMAR — Along with conducting regular fire drills, Minnesota school students are now required to practice how to respond to an active shooter in the building. Schools practice because of an increasing number of deadly events all across the county – including twice in Minnesota...
April 13, 2014 - 11:07pm
October 22, 2013
Facebook to warn people about violent content online after lifting ban on beheading videos
LONDON - Facebook announced Tuesday it was working on new ways to keep users from stumbling across gruesome content on its website following an outcry over the discovery of beheading videos there. The controversy - which has drawn critical comment from British Prime Minister David...
October 22, 2013 - 11:05am
September 19, 2013
Editorial: Violence is hurting many in our towns
The violence of two different homicide cases have shocked west central Minnesota in recent months. Then another mass shooting case erupted Monday at the Washington, D.C., Naval Yard. One never gets used to crimes like these. It would be a sad statement on our society if we did. Our...
September 19, 2013 - 9:15am
August 15, 2013
Death toll from Egypt violence rises to 525
CAIRO (AP) -- Egyptian authorities on Thursday significantly raised the death toll from clashes the previous day between police and supporters of the ousted Islamist president, saying more than 500 people died and laying bare the extent of the violence that swept much of the country...
August 15, 2013 - 7:02am
May 1, 2013
Report shows persistence of TV violence
NEW YORK (AP) -- Violence, gore and gunplay were staples on prime-time television even in the most sensitive period directly following the Newtown...
May 1, 2013 - 12:13pm
April 29, 2013
Editorial cartoon by Bruce Plante
April 29, 2013 - 12:00pm
January 25, 2013
San Francisco taking steps to prevent Super Bowl violence
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco officials are taking tougher measures to prevent potential fan violence on Super Bowl Sunday when the 49ers...
January 25, 2013 - 1:36pm
January 18, 2013
Letter: Keeping our schools safe
Keeping the focus on what will the response be if and when an armed intruder manages to get inside a school facility: You understand that I am still a very firm believer in an immediate action plan that eliminates the threat. Making it common knowledge that there is a secure weapon...
January 18, 2013 - 9:30am