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Five-year-old drowns at falls in Sioux Falls
Students seeking gun-control measures stall Minn. legislative committee
Minnesota law officers make 424 St. Patrick’s weekend DWI arrests, up 28 percent
Tim Pawlenty launches governor campaign committee
Students get real-life manufacturing, sales experience with rattle reels
Fight breaks out after Minn. high school game
COLLEGE MEN'S HOCKEY: Without Minnesota, North Dakota, NCAA field lacks some of college hockey's blue bloods
Harden, Rockets hold off Timberwolves
Park pulls away for Founders Cup win
Truex races to dominating victory at Fontana
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How little -- not big -- moments remind you about living
Staging your home not as easy as you think
What to look for on plant descriptions
Rubie M. Buller
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No more crying? Testing the tearless onion
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
Doors to a better place: After years of unrest, stability coming to group homes
Disheveled Theologian: It's your choice
Change in ‘milestone’ announcements takes effect March 31
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City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
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November 1, 2015
'Open secret’ of child brides roils Hmong community
ST. PAUL — Child brides forced to have children themselves and live with abuse. First wives suddenly abandoned. Children neglected. Decades...
November 1, 2015 - 8:27pm
October 15, 2015
Coach fired: Ewinger found asleep at Sibley-Ocheyedan school with student, questions raised regarding administration response
SIBLEY, Iowa — Rumors and speculation were put to rest Thursday night at a special meeting of the Sibley-Ocheyedan school board. The sole item on the agenda was to consider terminating the contract of middle school social studies teacher and high school football coach Kyle Ewinger....
October 15, 2015 - 10:18pm
September 30, 2015
Man convicted in death of NFL star Peterson's son
CANTON, S.D. --After a nearly three-week murder trial, a jury found a 29-year-old man guilty of killing the biological son of NFL star running back Adrian Peterson. Joseph Patterson was convicted Tuesday night in Canton, S.D., just south of Sioux Falls, S.D., where the man was...
September 30, 2015 - 4:09pm
September 15, 2015
Patch pleads guilty in child porn case
SLAYTON — Tyna Rae Patch, 25, of Slayton, pleaded guilty Monday afternoon to one count of dissemination of pornographic work involving a minor. Patch’s plea deal would dismiss her second charge of possession of pornographic work involving a minor. A stay of adjudication in...
September 15, 2015 - 9:39pm
August 10, 2015
Currie woman faces child pornography charges
SLAYTON — Tyna Rae Patch, 25, of Currie, is charged with dissemination of pornographic work involving a minor and possession of pornographic work involving a minor, both felonies. Patch made her initial appearance Monday in Murray County Court. According to the criminal complaint,...
August 10, 2015 - 9:51pm
July 21, 2015
Minnesota top of child well-being rankings
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota is the top state in the nation for child well-being, according to the annual Kids Count survey. The state moved from fifth last year to the No. 1 spot thanks to a top-six finish in each of the four categories rated by the Annie E. Casey Foundation: economic...
July 21, 2015 - 8:03pm
July 8, 2015
Willmar grads connect online to reunite child, blanket
WILLMAR — A Willmar High School alumnus’ did his part to nudge law enforcement in the right public relations direction thanks to his recent...
July 8, 2015 - 8:46pm
July 7, 2015
Man gets maximum sentence in strangulation case
WALKER — A 44-year-old man was given the maximum sentence after he strangled someone in front of a child. Dallas Wayne Smith, Cass Lake, was found guilty of the felony crime of domestic assault by strangulation after a two-day trial in June in Cass County District Court in Walker....
July 7, 2015 - 9:27pm
June 29, 2015
Fleeing homicide suspects caught in Minnesota
CASS LAKE — Two suspects who fled Colorado after the death of their 4-week-old daughter were apprehended without incident Monday in northern Minnesota. According to a press release from Parachute, Colo., Police Chief Cary Parmenter, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office and Leech...
June 29, 2015 - 9:22pm
June 24, 2015
Hawking lemonade for a cause
June 24, 2015 - 9:16pm
March 11, 2015
Searching for treasures
March 11, 2015 - 8:51pm
January 23, 2015
No signs of struggle in Apple Valley murder-suicide
APPLE VALLEY — Investigators working the murder-suicide of aspiring filmmaker David Crowley and his wife and their 5-year-old daughter said Friday there were no physical signs of a struggle on either of the bodies or in the Apple Valley home where they were fatally shot. The revelations...
January 23, 2015 - 10:17pm
January 22, 2015
Big things come in small packages
LAKE PARK, Iowa — When people think about child pageants, visions of spray tans, “flippers” and larger-than-life hair and makeup may come...
January 22, 2015 - 8:08pm
January 21, 2015
Anti-abuse bill puts children first
January 21, 2015 - 8:30pm
January 14, 2015
Worthington man accused of sexual conduct with a minor
WORTHINGTON — A Worthington man will make his initial court appearance later this month following his arrest Sunday on charges of sexual conduct with a minor. Otto Gonzalez-Bautista, aka Jose Silva, 33, faces felony charges of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and second-degree...
January 14, 2015 - 8:50pm