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SD breaks record with six days above 60 degrees, but major snowstorm on its way in southern counties
Acclaimed musical 'South Pacific' plays Thursday through Sunday at Memorial Auditorium
Minnesota Legislature begins work to overhaul teacher licensing
Pipeline protest camp being evacuated, with Corps set to move in
Bravo for bus drivers: School Bus Driver Appreciation Day will be observed today
High school roundup: Falcons clinch Red Rock Conference
Swimming: Stingrays perform well at state meet
Girls basketball: Section girls basketball tournaments start soon
Girls basketball: Big plays by upperclassmen lead Trojans to win on Senior Night
Pitino finds lots of new friendly fans as team goes to 20-7
Bill to jumpstart Minnesota shrimp industry passes first committee stop
Elderly waiver program reform proposal makes progress
Column: A failure to communicate
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Developmentally disabled caregivers would receive raises under plan
Janit M. Rose
2012: Kusz appointed Nobles County Attorney
Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
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February 18, 2017
Thousands of sexual assault evidence kits across Minnesota sit untested
ST. PAUL — When her freezer at Regions Hospital in St. Paul gets full, Ellen Johnson gets, in her words, "frantic." It's full of sexual assault...
February 18, 2017 - 5:33pm
Norma McCorvey, plaintiff in Roe v. Wade abortion ruling, dies at 69
Norma McCorvey, the anonymous plaintiff known as Jane Roe in the Supreme Court's 1973 Roe vs. Wade ruling legalizing abortion, died Saturday,...
February 18, 2017 - 3:59pm
Fossils show quick rebound of life after ancient mass extinction
WASHINGTON—Fossils including sharks, sea reptiles and squid-like creatures dug up in Idaho reveal a marine ecosystem thriving relatively...
February 18, 2017 - 3:00pm
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
Farmers need to look for low-investment opportunities to increase income in this tough ag economy. That was just some of the advice from lenders...
February 18, 2017 - 8:30am
February 17, 2017
Bill could bring more rental housing to Worthington
PAUL — A bill introduced last week by Rep. Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake, aims to provide more incentive for developers to build rental housing...
February 17, 2017 - 9:24pm
Osceola County foundation awards 29 grants
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Community Foundation of Osceola County presented 29 grants totaling $91,217 to non-profit organizations throughout the county...
February 17, 2017 - 9:16pm
SRDC seeks input on transportation survey
REGIONAL — In rural communities across southwest Minnesota, getting from Point A to Point B can be a struggle for those who rely on public transportation or their own feet to get them where they need to go. As communities develop ways to address the needs — from walking paths...
February 17, 2017 - 9:16pm
Filling the skies: Pilot shortage creates opportunities and problems
GRAND FORKS — Just a few years ago, the research Elizabeth Bjerke and Jim Higgins were doing was met with little interest from the airlines....
February 17, 2017 - 8:17pm
Israel bill in Minnesota House hits an international nerve
ST. PAUL — A bill that would ban state contractors from boycotting Israel is advancing in the Minnesota House of Representatives despite...
February 17, 2017 - 7:40pm
Minn. county turns to 'traditional' justice, and its working
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. — Skyrocketing costs for placing juvenile offenders in out-of-home facilities persuaded a western Minnesota county...
February 17, 2017 - 5:58pm
Trump's team in disarray, Sen. McCain tells Europe
MUNICH, Germany—Republican Sen. John McCain broke with the reassuring message that U.S. officials visiting Germany have sought to convey...
February 17, 2017 - 5:55pm
Wis. man, Va. man each get prison for trying to join Islamic State
A Wisconsin man and a Virginia man were sentenced separately to federal prison on Friday for attempting to travel abroad to join Islamic State,...
February 17, 2017 - 5:07pm
Dow edges up to seventh straight record high
The Dow Jones Industrial Average barely reached a seventh straight record high on Friday, Feb. 17, and the S&P 500 and Nasdaq also closed at...
February 17, 2017 - 4:05pm
Unilever rejects $143 billion Kraft Heinz bid as without merit
LONDON—U.S. food company Kraft Heinz Co. made a surprise $143 billion offer for Unilever in a bid to build a global consumer goods giant,...
February 17, 2017 - 3:35pm
DAY 27 | Highlights of the Trump presidency, 3 p.m. Feb. 17
SECURITY Trump tweets that he is considering four people, including retired General Keith Kellogg, to serve as national security adviser after...
February 17, 2017 - 3:06pm