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Dredged sand may bolster Duluth beach eroded by high level of Lake Superior
Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
Holiday DWI enforcement in Minnesota kicks off statewide
Philippines to extradite ex-priest accused of abusing two North Dakota boys
Dayton: Shouldn't take long to elect two new legislators
Timberwolves hand Magic sixth straight loss
Wild hand Sabres seventh straight loss
Vikings LB Emmanuel Lamur: Meeting Cuban relatives 'a blessing to think of on Thanksgiving'
Ex-Wild Jason Pominville, Marco Scandella enjoying new roles in Buffalo
Adam Thielen on verge of breaking Vikings' 1,000-yard receiving drought
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Keith Cleo Moist
Catherine A. Brainard
Jeanne M. Poage
Thanksgiving is a time to appreciate all our blessings
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Card of Thanks
Emma Anne Williams
August 13, 2017
Moon's shadow to streak across the U.S. during total solar eclipse Aug 21
On Aug. 21, a Monday, a total solar eclipse will turn day to night starting in Oregon and departing at South Carolina. It will happen fast....
August 13, 2017 - 10:42am
July 14, 2017
Video: Overturned truck of 'slime eels' transforms Oregon road into highway of nightmares
Whatever you call them - slime eels, hagfish, nightmare fuel - an Oregon highway was drenched with 7,500 pounds of the sea creatures after a...
July 14, 2017 - 1:53pm
June 7, 2017
Portland train stabbing suspect has another outburst in court
Jeremy Joseph Christian shouted the name of a Portland train stabbing victim at the end of a brief court appearance Wednesday, as the victim...
June 7, 2017 - 12:50pm
June 5, 2017
Police seize weapons and arrest 14 as Trump supporters clash with counter-protesters in Portland
PORTLAND, Ore. - Riot police turned out in force in downtown Portland on Sunday to maintain order as supporters and opponents of President Donald...
June 5, 2017 - 6:41am
May 29, 2017
Trump condemns fatal Oregon stabbings; says victims stood against hate
PORTLAND - President Donald Trump on Monday condemned the fatal stabbings of two Good Samaritans who tried to stop a man from harassing a pair...
May 29, 2017 - 3:28pm
Two men stabbed to death on Oregon train trying to stop anti-Muslim rant
PORTLAND - A man fatally stabbed two passengers aboard a Portland, Oregon, commuter train after they tried to stop him from harassing two young...
May 29, 2017 - 9:37am
May 16, 2017
Oregon man carries mother's severed head into a grocery, stabs a clerk, police say
It had been a quiet Mother's Day afternoon at the Harvest Market Thriftway in Estacada, Oregon, until Joshua Lee Webb barged into the neighborhood...
May 16, 2017 - 10:21am
March 31, 2017
NCAA Basketball: Old underdog vs. new underdog
PHOENIX, Arizona—Gonzaga, often cast as the gutty underdog, finally finished the climb to its first Final Four, doing so as a No. 1 seed....
March 31, 2017 - 10:08pm
December 4, 2016
Willmar fifth at NXN nationals
PORTLAND, Oregon—The Willmar girls cross country team lept up the leaderboard again on Saturday, placing fifth at the Nike Cross Country...
December 4, 2016 - 4:12pm
August 7, 2016
U.S. news briefs for Aug. 8
Following is a summary of current U.S. news briefs. South Carolina girl dies from brain-eating amoeba An 11-year-old South Carolina girl has died after she became infected by a brain-eating amoeba in a river where she had gone swimming, an undertaker said on Saturday. The girl, Hannah...
August 7, 2016 - 11:23pm
May 18, 2016
Clinton, Sanders split Democrat nominating contests in Oregon, Kentucky
Democrat candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders each picked up primary wins on Tuesday in yet another demonstration of how divided the...
May 18, 2016 - 12:26am
October 12, 2015
Oregon teen sent home from school over rifle T-shirt
PORTLAND, Ore. -- An Oregon school district will review its dress code after a teenage student was sent home for wearing a T-shirt displaying a rifle in tribute to fallen soldiers, school officials said Monday. Eighth-grader Alan Holmes was sent home from Dexter McCarty Middle...
October 12, 2015 - 4:51pm
October 3, 2015
Oregon sheriff who opposes gun control thrust into spotlight
About a month after the 2012 Sandy Hook school shootings, Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin in Oregon posted a video on his Facebook page from conspiracy theorists who said the event might have been a hoax. A few days later, he wrote to Vice President Joe Biden, telling him to stay...
October 3, 2015 - 12:11am
October 1, 2015
After shooting, angry Obama blasts U.S. gun politics
On Thursday, President Barack Obama angrily said America had made a "political choice" to allow mass shootings like the one in Oregon to occur...
October 1, 2015 - 8:07pm
Oregon governor says community college shooter is deceased
The gunman who opened fire at a community college in Oregon on Thursday, killing several students, has been killed, Oregon Governor Kate Brown said during a news conference in Portland. Brown said the alledged shooter was a 20-year-old male. The gunman opened fire shortly after...
October 1, 2015 - 7:40pm