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Trump picks Iowa Governor Branstad as U.S. ambassador to China: transition official
Family Art Night scheduled during parent-teacher conferences week
Remembering Pearl Harbor: WWII veteran on Oahu when Japanese launched sneak attack
Seminar aims to create smooth transition for retiring business owners
Area girls basketball roundup: Adrian beats Luverne after slow start
Prep wrestling: Trojans fall in tight battle with W/RRC
Area boys basketball roundup: Huskies win high-scoring season opener
Boys hockey: Trojans refuse to quit in loss to Redwood Valley
Boys basketball: Trojans show teamwork, depth in victory over Luverne
Letter: Pioneer Village
Letter: Local government entities should live within their means
Column: 21st Century Cures Act a remedy for all Americans
Letter: There's a third group of Americans, too
Letter: Thanks to organizers of community Thanksgiving
Gerald L. Smith
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
PieLogNog: A holiday mashup of chocolate, salted caramel, eggnog and pecan pie
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
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Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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April 14, 2016
Pheasants Forever conducts controlled burn
April 14, 2016 - 8:47pm
April 13, 2016
Ammo adds to garage fire danger
FARMINGTON — Some unexpected gunfire delayed Farmington firefighters as they worked to put out a garage fire Tuesday night in Empire Township. Ammunition stored in the garage on Canberra Court started going off while firefighters worked, forcing them to back off. “You can hear...
April 13, 2016 - 9:25pm
Prescribed burn planned at national monument
PIPESTONE — Pipestone National Monument has scheduled a prescribed burn during the period of April 27 to May 20. When appropriate wind, temperature, and humidity conditions exist between these dates, approximately 75 to 100 acres of the tallgrass prairie will be burned. Historically,...
April 13, 2016 - 9:24pm
January 24, 2016
Cedar Cabin comes to a close
January 24, 2016 - 9:00pm
September 7, 2015
TransCanada pipeline fire reported near state border
KITTSON COUNTY — Emergency crews responded to a fire at a portion of the TransCanada pipeline in Kittson County near the U.S.-Canada border around 9 p.m. Saturday night. It happened just a few miles south of the border at the St. Vincent Compressor Station. When crews arrived...
September 7, 2015 - 9:36pm
May 28, 2015
CN crews working to replace burned bridge on key rail line
INTERNATIONAL FALLS — Canadian National Railway crews have been working around the clock to restore service to a major rail line through the...
May 28, 2015 - 8:57pm
May 18, 2015
Burn victim shares story to raise fire safety awareness
ST. PAUL — In late 2009, Jessica Patterson was burning cardboard boxes in her backyard with a friend. The two were planning on heading to a...
May 18, 2015 - 8:28pm
April 16, 2015
Pipestone Monument plans prescribed burn
PIPESTONE — Pipestone National Monument has scheduled a prescribed burn during the period of April 27 through May 22. When appropriate wind, temperature, and humidity conditions exist between these dates, approximately 92 acres of the tallgrass prairie will be burned. Historically,...
April 16, 2015 - 8:37pm
April 15, 2015
Smoke from grass fires closes Interstate 29
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Grass fires raging north of Grand Forks has crews battling what appear to be multiple blazes causing the closure of about...
April 15, 2015 - 3:51pm
April 1, 2015
With conditions ripe for fires, burn restrictions in place
MINNEAPOLIS — Strong winds in the Upper Midwest translated into the National Weather Service issuing a “red flag” warning stretching from central Montana to eastern Iowa, including most of North Dakota, South Dakota and southern Minnesota. Dry conditions the past few weeks...
April 1, 2015 - 9:02pm
August 19, 2014
Fire engulfs 11th Street house
WORTHINGTON — Smoke detectors did their job and alerted a family to a fire, allowing them to escape without injury late Tuesday afternoon. The...
August 19, 2014 - 8:03pm
June 12, 2014
Fire destroys home in Lismore
LISMORE — Tammi Kremin lost both her mom and dad in the past seven months. On Wednesday night, she lost her home and much of what was inside...
June 12, 2014 - 9:09pm
May 5, 2014
Worthington man fails in appeal of felony convictions
WORTHINGTON — An appeal decision was made Monday by the State of Minnesota Court of Appeals for a Worthington man who challenged his assault conviction. Sunday Htoo, 24, who challenged his conviction of third-degree assault and malicious punishment of a child, argued the district...
May 5, 2014 - 9:56pm
May 15, 2013
Image: Burn, noticed
May 15, 2013 - 11:27pm
April 4, 2013
Prescribed burn gets out of control
DICKINSON, N.D. -- Ranchers south of Hettinger, N.D., and Lemmon, S.D., are wondering what they're supposed to do for grazing lands after what was intended to be a prescribed burn in the Grand River National Grasslands got out of control. The fire scorched more than 14,000 acres...
April 4, 2013 - 10:41pm