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The White House plan to sell oil reserves could lessen U.S. debt. It could also lower prices.
Trump's deep budget cuts could cause a backlash in rural America
'Top Gun 2' is happening, Tom Cruise confirms
Another day, another missed Minnesota legislative deadline
Minnesota manufacturers' confidence high, but finding workers a challenge
WCT Sports Show: BOLD, NLS among baseball hopefuls
Prep Softball: Becker's late run sinks Willmar
Prep Baseball: Falcons close with a gem
Prep Baseball: Cards dazzle in win over Rocori
Local Roundup: Willmar tennis duo take sub-section title
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
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
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
Marilyn Ruth Rusthoven
Dr. Richard Clausen
Alpha G. Finden
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
Harrop: 'Bro Culture' companies may do poorly by being bad
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Midwest Opinion: Local youth sports can help fight drug abuse
August 17, 2016
Buffer debate continues in Minnesota farm country to protect waters
REDWOOD FALLS — Bruce Tiffany stood along a county ditch, corn well over shoulder high on each side. It was a clear summer late afternoon,...
August 17, 2016 - 11:00am
February 24, 2016
Southwest Minnesota: Land of impaired waters
WORTHINGTON — When Gov. Mark Dayton took the stage at the Minnesota Newspaper Association’s annual convention last month, it was within hours of his announcement that vegetation buffers would not be required on private ditches. The decision, he said, was necessary to get support...
February 24, 2016 - 11:34pm
February 3, 2014
No place like Raymond: Gateway to the waters of Kandiyohi County is home for Tensen Marine
RAYMOND — There were lots of people kind enough to point out to Arie Tensen the blunder he was making. “Everybody told him you’re crazy,...
February 3, 2014 - 11:25pm
August 6, 2011
Green Lake group in Spicer, Minn., looks to be at forefront in stopping zebra mussels
SPICER -- Like bracing for an uninvited guest to ring the doorbell, zebra mussels seem closer by the day. They've established themselves in...
August 6, 2011 - 12:00am
December 5, 2009
Renville County down under
Their Chevrolet Malibu comes to a stop in yet another farm yard and a golden Labrador suddenly emerges. Bruce Bloomgren cautiously cracks open...
December 5, 2009 - 8:00am
Wis. teen facing charges for alleged sexual assault of two girls
WILLMAR -- An 18-year-old Sparta, Wis., teenager made his first court appearance Friday on criminal sexual conduct charges for allegedly assaulting two young girls in April. Cameron John Waters faces two first-degree felony charges in Kandiyohi County District Court. Unconditional...
September 5, 2009 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Duluth hikers found safe in BWCAW
Cook County Sheriff Mark Falk said two Duluth hikers "did everything right" after getting lost along the Kekekabic Trail in the Boundary Waters...
October 10, 2008 - 10:00am
October 2, 2008
Losing time by finding his sense of place
Whenever Bradley Hall picks up a brush or pen to create art, a part of his world disappears. "I lose time,'' said Hall, who knows the artist's pleasure of losing himself completely in his work. Fortunately for us, another part of his world re-asserts itself: his rural sense of...
October 2, 2008 - 12:00am
Take time to Meander through the Upper Minnesota River Valley this weekend
Organizers promoted the first Meander, Upper Minnesota River Art Crawl in 2004 by pointing to the surprising number and variety of talented artists who choose to live and create their art in the region. Five years later, the bragging rights have only grown -- and so too have the...
October 2, 2008 - 12:00am
April 9, 2008
Concern over Gov. Rounds' Minn., S.D. boundary waters ruling
MANKATO -- Gov.
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am
January 29, 2008
Board: Minn. should have a say in water appropriation for Big Stone II
MONTEVIDEO -- The Minnesota River Board is repeating its plea to Gov. Tim Pawlenty of Minnesota and Gov. Mike Rounds of South Dakota to reconvene the Boundary Waters Commission. Members of the joint powers board want Minnesota to have a say in the water appropriation requested for...
January 29, 2008 - 12:00am
December 13, 2006
Alliance asks Boundary Commission to scrutinize Big Stone II water permit
MONTEVIDEO -- An alliance of citizens groups and landowners working to clean up the Minnesota River is asking Gov. Tim Pawlenty to reconvene the South Dakota-Minnesota Boundary Waters Commission. The Minnesota River Watershed Alliance wants the commission to look at the water appropriation...
December 13, 2006 - 12:00am