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From war in the jungles of Laos to Frogtown: Minn. dentist, business leader Kou Vang tells his story
Migrant caravan swells to more than 5,000 as group marches toward US
Crosslake forum is Tuesday at school
Trump plans to pull out of nuclear weapons pact with Russia
Trump: Republicans planning tax cuts for middle-income earners before November
Business notes - Oct. 21
Tech Savvy: County crime map could catch criminals
Apps will tell you what's really in your makeup
Biz Buzz: Hy-Tec crews take advantage of break in the weather at Brainerd General Rental site
Dakota Access Pipeline expansion takes step forward
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Losing Hides for Habitat would have been a shame
West Nile testing may bring answers about grouse
Pointing dog enthusiasts take ruffed grouse hunting to the next level
What's Up Outdoors: Mountains, and an elk hunt, are calling my name
Just keep swimming: Octogenarian keeps up cold water aquatics started in her youth
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Let's not talk about sex, baby: Fargo locals who identify as asexual open up about the 'invisible orientation'
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Heirloom squash identified, is it too late to plant bulbs and more
Are trees foretelling a bad winter this year with all those seeds and acorns?
Care home placement agencies can be helpful
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Was it necessary? Parties weigh in on the criminal case involving Enbridge pipeline “valve turners”
BAGLEY, Minn—Was the crime necessary? The charges may have been dismissed; the jury may have gone home; but that central question remained...
11 hours 22 min ago
October 20, 2018
Dozens more infant corpses found as Detroit police widen investigation of funeral homes
Detroit Police Chief James Craig announced a "wide probe" into Michigan funeral homes Friday, Oct. 19, after hidden caches of baby corpses were...
October 20, 2018 - 1:30pm
October 19, 2018
Coming Sunday in Tech Savvy: Criminal intent
When it comes to crimes committed in Crow Wing County, discovering where the crime occurred, when and what kind of criminal offense took place...
October 19, 2018 - 8:00pm
Judge rules southwestern Minnesota county making unlawful immigrant arrests
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota District Court Judge Gregory Anderson issued a temporary restraining order and injunction Friday, Oct. 19, against...
October 19, 2018 - 7:42pm
St. Paul couple charged after search finds nearly 100 pounds of marijuana, charges say
ST. PAUL — A man busted driving some 350 pounds of marijuana from California to the Twin Cities in December led authorities to a St. Paul...
October 19, 2018 - 6:47pm
Central Minnesota contractor accused of stealing electricity
OLIVIA — An electrical contractor in Olivia is accused of tapping into the Olivia Municipal Utilities electrical distribution system and...
October 19, 2018 - 5:55pm
October 18, 2018
Minnesota police officer charged in ND with assaulting handcuffed woman
FARGO — A Moorhead police officer faces a felony charge of aggravated assault for allegedly fracturing a nasal bone and bruising the right...
October 18, 2018 - 8:10pm
Minnesota tobacco shop owner charged with evading, $918,000 in taxes
OAKDALE, Minn.—Prosecutors say the owner of an Oakdale tobacco shop in the Twin Cities suburb evaded paying $918,000 in sales tax. Hatem...
October 18, 2018 - 6:59pm
Minnesota police sergeant submits resignation, shares message after pleading DWI plea
MOORHEAD — A 20-year veteran of the Moorhead Police Department has submitted his resignation after pleading guilty to a DWI charge stemming...
October 18, 2018 - 6:10pm
Women accused for meth trafficking in Pennington County face 40 years
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — Two Goodridge, Minn., woman face serious prison time after being accused of bringing meth and marijuana into...
October 18, 2018 - 11:02am
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
Senior Treasury employee charged with leaking documents related to Russia probe
WASHINGTON - A senior Treasury Department employee was charged Wednesday with leaking to a reporter confidential government reports about the...
October 17, 2018 - 6:10pm
Thief River Falls man accused of kidnapping woman from Walmart parking lot
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.— A Thief River Falls man has been accused of kidnapping a woman and repeatedly assaulting her, with court documents...
October 17, 2018 - 5:08pm
Waterfowl hunting and muskie action reports good - MnDNR CO Reports
Area MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Reports - Oct. 15, 2018 District 9 - Brainerd area CO Chelsey Best (Crosslake) worked grouse- and waterfowl-hunting...
October 17, 2018 - 1:00pm
October 16, 2018
Chief Justice Roberts says U.S. Supreme Court at its worst when influenced by politics
MINNEAPOLIS—In the wake of a political maelstrom over the Senate confirmation of his newest colleague, Chief Justice John Roberts told...
October 16, 2018 - 9:29pm