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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
Lawyer: Schoen was warned sexual harassment claims could become public during potential state auditor bid
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!
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Emma Anne Williams
November 10, 2017
Opioid addiction devastates Blomkest vet's family, who are now hoping to help others
BLOMKEST — John Schlegel was an easy-going, funny, open and giving man, one with a huge heart who always wanted to help others, even joining...
November 10, 2017 - 10:46pm
October 27, 2017
After some disappointment over Trump's opioid announcement, MN leaders expected to push for more money
ST. PAUL — More than 400 Minnesotans died due to opioids last year, up from 344 a year earlier. The epidemic, a word often used to describe...
October 27, 2017 - 4:04pm
October 26, 2017
Trump praised for discussing opioids, criticized for not providing money
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump pledges a major campaign to fight unneeded opioid painkiller use, but it is not clear how his declaring...
October 26, 2017 - 5:19pm
Trump set to make opioid announcement; victims of crisis want action not more words
President Donald Trump promised during the campaign to aggressively take on the opioid crisis, but his efforts to address the public health epidemic...
October 26, 2017 - 7:13am
October 16, 2017
How drug companies triumphed over the DEA in 2016 and kept opioids flowing
In April 2016, at the height of the deadliest drug epidemic in U.S. history, Congress effectively stripped the Drug Enforcement Administration...
October 16, 2017 - 1:17pm
October 8, 2017
Nation takes note of Little Falls anti-opioid abuse effort
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. — A Little Falls hospital's program to curb opioid addiction drew the attention of Washington for its effectiveness...
October 8, 2017 - 7:20am
August 9, 2017
Trump vows to 'win' against opioids, but doesn't declare national emergency
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. - President Donald Trump promised to win the fight against a U.S. epidemic of opioid drug use, but offered no new steps to...
August 9, 2017 - 9:20am
August 2, 2017
Drug experts at Grand Forks forum see confluence of factors behind opioid crisis
GRAND FORKS — Mary Ann Sens offered a quick description of the web of issues underlying the national opioid crisis. "It's the perfect storm...
August 2, 2017 - 9:34pm
August 1, 2017
Commission on opioid addiction asks Trump to declare national emergency on overdoses
The White House Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis issued a preliminary report on Monday stating that its "first and...
August 1, 2017 - 8:45am
July 24, 2017
'We're going to rise': Red Lake gathers to address opioid crisis
RED LAKE, Minn.—Some of those gathered at the Red Lake's powwow grounds on Monday, July 24, had relatives struggling with addiction; others...
July 24, 2017 - 5:48pm
Utah couple arrested after drugging heroin-addicted newborn to hide symptoms, police say
Colby Wilde and Lacey Christenson welcomed their third child into the world on April 9 at Utah Valley Hospital. The doctors, nurses and medical...
July 24, 2017 - 7:05am
July 2, 2017
Nation's opioid crisis overwhelms foster-care system
GREENBUSH, MAINE -- Deb McLaughlin's 3-year-old grandson climbed all over her, pleading to play trucks, restless as always. Her 1-year-old foster...
July 2, 2017 - 11:00am
June 26, 2017
An Okla. doctor prescribed so many painkillers, she's been charged with murdering her patients, authorities say
On Nov. 21, 2012, Sheila Bartels walked out of the Sunshine Medical Center in Oklahoma with a prescription for a "horrifyingly excessive" cocktail...
June 26, 2017 - 7:33am
June 2, 2017
State and local governments are suing drug companies over opioids, but it's an uphill battle
BOSTON - A growing number of U.S. states, counties and cities are filing lawsuits accusing drug companies of deceptively marketing opioid painkillers...
June 2, 2017 - 8:06am
May 16, 2017
'I was in total shock': Ohio police officer accidentally overdoses after traffic stop
Last summer, the Drug Enforcement Administration warned law enforcement across the country that fentanyl, the dangerously potent and often deadly...
May 16, 2017 - 8:38pm