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Defendant convicted of raping fellow Hamline University student
Minnesota hero Alan Page honored at White House
Trump plans to nominate Andrew Wheeler, former coal lobbyist, as next EPA chief
Man charged with murder in Audubon, Minn., shooting; victim identified
Residents - including a man and his blind wife - escape fourplex fire: Crosby, Deerwood and Brainerd firefighters battle flames and smoke
Minnesota’s largest solar farm project moving ahead in far southwestern corner
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Area Girls Hockey: Abear nets game-winner in Lightning victory
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Ideal snowmaking conditions make for early season start for Minnesota ski hills
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
Fate of famed L.A. mountain lions unclear after wildfire scorched their habitat
Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inducts Matt Straw
Manvel, N.D., couple brings baby along for the hunt
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Ministry in a new way, new location for First Presbyterian
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Life after Katie: How Minnesota family remembers her by promoting mental health awareness
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Roy Clark, country star who hosted 'Hee Haw' variety show, dies at 85
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November 8, 2018
Suspect accused of stabbing, leaving west-central Minnesota man in field said, 'It had to be done'
WILLMAR, Minn. – In a packed Kandiyohi County courtroom Thursday morning, Nov. 8, two suspects were arraigned in connection with the death...
November 8, 2018 - 6:38pm
November 6, 2018
Court appearances scheduled for two arrested in alleged MN homicide
WILLMAR – Two people were arrested Monday afternoon, Nov. 5, on suspicion of second-degree murder and second-degree murder -- liability for...
November 6, 2018 - 9:21pm
November 5, 2018
Two to be charged with second-degree murder in death of central Minnesota man found in plowed field
WILLMAR, Minn. – Second-degree murder charges are pending against two individuals who were arrested late Monday afternoon, Nov. 5, in the...
November 5, 2018 - 9:48pm
November 1, 2018
Body found in southwestern Minnesota field
WILLMAR, Minn. -- Kandiyohi County officials are investigating after a body was found in a Kandiyohi Township field Wednesday afternoon, Oct....
November 1, 2018 - 10:07am
October 27, 2018
Man who swindled Willmar golf course face theft charges from Fifty Lakes golf course
WILLMAR—A Willmar man convicted this spring of swindling $89,000 from the Eagle Creek Golf Club where he worked at the time faces new charges...
October 27, 2018 - 5:00am
October 22, 2018
Other charges dismissed against Paynesville man convicted of killing grandparents
WILLMAR, Minn.— Gregory Allen Scheel will not be making road trips to Willmar or Montevideo for court appearances while serving two consecutive...
October 22, 2018 - 6:52pm
October 17, 2018
Willmar man charged with three felonies in rape case
WILLMAR, Minn. — The man charged in the kidnapping of a teenage girl from her Willmar home earlier this month now faces charges in a newly...
October 17, 2018 - 6:22pm
October 16, 2018
Willmar's trishaw fleet part of a rural Minnesota first
WILLMAR, Minn. — The weather was brisk but Mary Frick was all smiles as she stepped off a trishaw after a quick spin down the sidewalk...
October 16, 2018 - 7:00am
October 9, 2018
Walz, Johnson stick to common themes in central Minnesota forum
WILLMAR, Minn. — The views of Minnesota's future provided by its major candidates for governor could hardly be more different. During a...
October 9, 2018 - 10:47pm
Charges: Alleged kidnapper choked Willmar girl until she blacked out
WILLMAR, Minn.—A 21-year-old Willmar man charged in the alleged kidnapping of a teen girl from her home is accused of handcuffing her and...
October 9, 2018 - 8:06pm
September 28, 2018
Minnesota college suspends football program for season
WILLMAR, Minn. -- A west-central Minnesota small college suspended its football program for the remainder of the season due to concern for player...
September 28, 2018 - 2:03pm
September 27, 2018
Charges: Woman allegedly raped by three men, teen in Willmar motel room
WILLMAR — After roaming the streets of Willmar for hours Sept. 12 after an alleged sexual assault by three men and a teenager, a woman...
September 27, 2018 - 6:20pm
August 30, 2018
Second defendant appears in west-central Minnesota court on kidnapping, assault charges
WILLMAR, Minn. — Ashley Connie Marie Valadez, 25, of Willmar, appeared in district court in Wednesday, Aug. 29, on a felony charge of false...
August 30, 2018 - 9:58am
August 17, 2018
Minnesota man admits to illegal cache of weapons, explosives
ST. PAUL — A 46-year-old Willmar man pleaded guilty Thursday, Aug, 16, to three federal weapons charges stemming from two searches of his...
August 17, 2018 - 4:00pm
August 8, 2018
Duluth lighthouse unlikely to move, despite Willmar's interest
DULUTH—The city of Willmar, Minn., is interested in relocating a Duluth lighthouse to the landlocked shores of Willmar Lake or Foot Lake...
August 8, 2018 - 7:30pm