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Minnesota baby found safe after possible abduction
Joseph Wapner, Former 'People's Court' Judge, Dies at 97
Transgender wrestler wins Texas championship for girls
White House: Trump might support probe into Yemen raid
Meryl Streep accuses Karl Lagerfeld of spoiling her Oscars
Jacobs: Early migrants reach the valley
Ted Takasaki offers walleye tips and techniques
Dokken: Learning in the wild
Baltimore player arrested on multiple drug charges in Miami
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
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
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Keith L. Kendall
Lawrence "Junior" Johnson, Jr.
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Wash. mall shooter confesses, charged with 5 counts of murder
MOUNT VERNON, Wash.—A 20-year-old man was charged on Monday with five counts of first-degree murder after confessing to a shooting rampage...
September 26, 2016 - 9:15pm
At least seven injured in shooting in Houston; gunman shot by police
HOUSTON - Several people were injured Monday by a shooter in Houston, and the suspect was shot by police officers, the Houston Police Department...
September 26, 2016 - 8:34am
September 24, 2016
Police search for gunman who killed 5 at mall in Washington state
Police in northwest Washington state searched for a gunman on Saturday who opened fire in a shopping mall, killing five people, according to...
September 24, 2016 - 10:08am
September 23, 2016
Peaceful protests in Charlotte as family sees video of man's slaying
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Largely peaceful protests dwindled early Friday in Charlotte, North Carolina, as police chose not to enforce a curfew...
September 23, 2016 - 11:39am
September 19, 2016
Man shooting at squirrels puts Farmington schools on lockdown
FARMINGTON, Minn. -- A man shooting at squirrels with a pellet gun on his property caused confusion Monday morning in Farmington as authorities...
September 19, 2016 - 12:56pm
September 18, 2016
St. Cloud officials: All victims in mall stabbing expected to survive, suspect killed
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—All eight victims stabbed by a lone attacker Saturday night at a St. Cloud mall are expected to survive, local officials...
September 18, 2016 - 9:43am
September 17, 2016
Authorities respond to possible mall shooting in St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—A major police presence is responding to the Crossroads Center mall tonight after an incident that was reported about 8:30 p.m. Officers from St. Cloud, Waite Park, Cold Spring and the Minnesota State Patrol, as well as Gold Cross ambulance and St. Cloud Fire...
September 17, 2016 - 10:05pm
September 9, 2016
Texas school shooter dies from self-inflicted gunshot after wounding female student
AUSTIN, Texas— A 14-year-old girl shot and wounded a fellow student at Alpine High School in rural West Texas on Thursday, Sept. 8, and then died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, the Brewster County sheriff told reporters. The wounded girl, thought to be 16, was taken to a...
September 9, 2016 - 9:56am
August 29, 2016
Police kill man who fired gun outside Minnesota apartment complex
A man said to be firing round after round with a handgun outside an Eagan apartment building lay dead on Sunday afternoon after police shot him...
August 29, 2016 - 10:28am
August 25, 2016
Potential tragedy averted in shooting at Minnesota apartment
MOORHEAD -- A tense and potentially deadly incident was resolved without injury early Thursday, following a confrontation in a south Moorhead...
August 25, 2016 - 10:15am
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
August 5, 2016
Former Willmar PD detective one of officers involved in shooting of suspect in Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA—A former Willmar Police Department officer has been identified as one of two Bureau of Criminal Apprehension agents who discharged...
August 5, 2016 - 11:40pm
August 2, 2016
Officer shoots, kills suspect in downtown Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA -- One person is dead after an officer shot a suspect Tuesday in downtown Alexandria. About 2:15 p.m., law enforcement was called...
August 2, 2016 - 5:25pm
July 22, 2016
Employees still hiding out inside shopping mall following Munich attack
MUNICH, Germany—Gunmen went on a shooting rampage in a shopping mall in the southern German city of Munich on Friday, killing and wounding...
July 22, 2016 - 1:54pm
July 15, 2016
Baltimore officers exchange gunfire with armed man, kill him
Baltimore police officers fatally shot a man armed with a semi-automatic rifle who exchanged fire with them on Thursday on the city's West Side, a police spokesman said. Four plainclothes officers on patrol heard gunfire at about 9:30 p.m. local time and responded to an apartment...
July 15, 2016 - 9:14am