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Disgraced former ND neurosurgeon to serve 36 months on child sex charge
Guilty plea in North Shore resort shooting
SD school district marks end of 10-year discrimination lawsuit
'Chosen Few' tells story of sacrifice: YME grad among those who gave his life for country
Minnesota man, 38, accused of fatally stabbing parents with screwdriver
St. Paul Saints to honor pro baseball rarity, a woman pitcher, with bobblehead
Vikings' Zimmer: 'I'll be back shortly with one eye or two'
Vikings sign two 2017 draft picks, but rookie contract disputes rage on
James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors
United's Venegas, front office don't see eye-to-eye
Watch: 'Price is Right' contestant loses his mind as he breaks Plinko record
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
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
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
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
Mary Ann Nagel
Marlyn W. Wacholz
Marlys J. Mithun
Editiorial: Remembrance and safety are key for this weekend
Navarrrette: Welcome to the information crisis
Thomas: Saudi Arabia's duplicity
Commentary: Focus on victims reward terrorists
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
May 17, 2017
Deadly tornadoes claim lives in Wisconsin, Oklahoma
CHETEK, Wis. — Two people died in Wisconsin and Oklahoma after severe storms ravaged the Central United States Tuesday, May 16. The National...
May 17, 2017 - 11:26am
May 16, 2017
Winds of up to 80 mph blow across southwest Minnesota
LAKEFIELD, Minn. — Wind speeds of 50 to 80 mph across southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa early Tuesday morning, May 16, left area residents...
May 16, 2017 - 8:38pm
May 15, 2017
WILLMAR — Lightning struck a pine tree around 11:45 a.m. Monday in front of a home on Third Street Southeast in Willmar. Gabriel Becerra...
May 15, 2017 - 11:51pm
May 1, 2017
Tornadoes, storms kill 11 in southern U.S.
Tornadoes ripped through an East Texas county on Saturday evening, killing at least four people and injuring dozens, while high winds, falling...
May 1, 2017 - 8:02am
April 30, 2017
Lake Superior's 'frightful blow'
DULUTH — Three Coast Guardsmen tethered themselves together to rescue three brothers who had made their way down the Duluth ship canal's...
April 30, 2017 - 6:00am
April 19, 2017
Emergency alert system gets the word out fast in Kandiyohi County
WILLMAR — Communication technology is changing rapidly but the need to notify the public of emergencies is as urgent as ever. That's why...
April 19, 2017 - 6:51am
April 9, 2017
Winter isn't over yet: Snow showers in forecast
WILLMAR — A warmer-than-normal start to April is taking an abrupt shift back to winter-like weather with an inch of snow in the forecast...
April 9, 2017 - 7:32pm
March 22, 2017
Weather service says Faribault County had earliest tornado in Minn.
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota weather record has been corrected to show that the title for the earliest tornado ever recorded in the state goes to...
March 22, 2017 - 10:03am
March 20, 2017
After weird winter, forecasters see warm, wet spring
If you liked the balmy weather that dominated on the U.S. East Coast and much of the South this winter, you will probably enjoy the spring of...
March 20, 2017 - 8:53am
March 14, 2017
Northeast snowstorm forces postponements, threatens other games
One NHL game and one college basketball game scheduled for Tuesday night, March 14, were postponed due to the massive snowstorm that hit the...
March 14, 2017 - 4:06pm
March 12, 2017
Caution advised as winter storm moves into west central Minnesota
After an unseasonably warm past few weeks, weather in west central Minnesota is back to normal. That means snow. Much of the region-- including...
March 12, 2017 - 2:54pm
March 10, 2017
Study: Some northern states' tree species unable to adapt to climate change
DULUTH, Minn.—Many trees common in forests across the eastern U.S., including Minnesota and Wisconsin, won't be able to keep up with the...
March 10, 2017 - 10:36pm
Oklahoma wildfires kill thousands of pigs at Smithfield, Seaboard farms
Wildfires devastated a Smithfield Foods Inc hog farm in Laverne, Oklahoma, killing at least several thousand pigs, company and local officials said on Friday, March 10. The exact number of swine killed in the Oklahoma fire, which began on Monday, was not immediately known. Smithfield...
March 10, 2017 - 6:56pm
March 8, 2017
U.S. Plains blazes kill six, Kansas wildfires largest recorded
AUSTIN, Texas -- Firefighters are getting under control some of the fast-moving wildfires that have killed six people and scorched about 1.5...
March 8, 2017 - 3:25pm
March 7, 2017
Strong winds damage Minnesota landmark, knock out power
TWO HARBORS, Minn.—Winds gusting in excess of 60 mph in northern Minnesota on Tuesday downed trees and power lines, left thousands without...
March 7, 2017 - 10:47pm