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Alex swimming: Youth movement taking shape
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Region 9 hosts snowmobilers fall workshop
Jackson's first hunt success
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Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
New Bethany owners envision upgrades
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October 12, 2017
Minn. man sentenced to prison time, lifelong supervised release for sexual assault
WILLMAR, Minn. — A Raymond man was sentenced on Wednesday, Oct. 11, to nine years in prison and 100 years on supervised release for sexually...
October 12, 2017 - 11:37am
October 10, 2017
Willmar man charged in anti-Muslim incident invokes right to free speech
WILLMAR, Minn. — The actions may have been offensive, but a Willmar man argues he should not face prosecution for leaving a pig's foot...
October 10, 2017 - 10:01pm
October 4, 2017
Bemidji school administrator enters more guilty pleas to sex charges
BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji Middle School's former assistant principal, who posed as a teenage boy online in order to have sexual conversations...
October 4, 2017 - 12:12pm
October 2, 2017
US high court leaves Minnesota sex offender program running
ST. PAUL—Minnesota can keep its program that indefinitely locks up sex offenders after they finish serving prison terms. The U.S. Supreme...
October 2, 2017 - 5:17pm
September 28, 2017
MN Supreme Court demands answers in governor-Legislature budget clash
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Supreme Court on Thursday, Sept. 28, demanded more answers about the budget clash between DFL Gov. Mark Dayton and...
September 28, 2017 - 8:44pm
Willmar musician pleads guilty to criminal sexual conduct with nursing home resident with dementia
WILLMAR, Minn. — Willmar musician Terrance Raymond Shaw, 72, pleaded guilty Thursday, Sept. 28, to a felony charge of criminal sexual conduct...
September 28, 2017 - 8:29pm
September 20, 2017
Mediation to begin today over veto by Gov. Dayton
ST. PAUL — Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton and the Republican-led Minnesota Legislature are entering court-ordered mediation this week to work...
September 20, 2017 - 8:22pm
September 12, 2017
Dayton, lawmakers choose a mediator in veto case
PAUL – Political pressure didn’t do it. A legal dispute brought all the way to Minnesota’s highest court didn’t succeed at it. Can a...
September 12, 2017 - 10:29pm
September 5, 2017
Minnesota appeals court upholds dismissal of teacher tenure suit
ST. PAUL — If Minnesotans want to change state teachers union protections, they should petition the Legislature, not seek changes in the...
September 5, 2017 - 9:56pm
August 30, 2017
Detroit Lakes man accused of body-slamming puppy, breaking its leg
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A Detroit Lakes man is accused of body slamming a 14-week-old puppy three or four times and breaking its leg after...
August 30, 2017 - 4:15pm
August 8, 2017
St. Cloud police: Man who punched another in face charged with murder
ST. CLOUD — A St. Cloud man is being charged with second-degree murder after punching another man in an early Saturday morning confrontation....
August 8, 2017 - 5:11pm
July 27, 2017
Minnesota revokes day care license after 2-year-old found in street
LITTLE FALLS—A 2-year-old child found running down the middle of the road prompted an investigation leading to license revocation for a Little Falls home day care.
July 27, 2017 - 11:50am
July 21, 2017
Rep. Peterson: Rural America's critical infrastructure needs include broadband, flood control
ST. PAUL—Infrastructure is becoming a Washington, D.C. hot topic. And no one is discussing it more than rural America's lawmakers. "A...
July 21, 2017 - 12:36pm
June 5, 2017
Former Bemidji Middle School assistant principal may have as many as 50 victims in child porn case
ST. PAUL -- The former Bemidji Middle School assistant principal accused of having sexual conversations with -- and who received sexual photos...
June 5, 2017 - 5:43pm
May 9, 2017
Lawsuit accuses Crookston bishop of blackmail, coercion
PAUL — A northwest Minnesota man has filed a lawsuit against the Diocese of Crookston and Bishop Michael Hoeppner, alleging a cover-up of...
May 9, 2017 - 6:24pm