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North Carolina Senate passes repeal of transgender bathroom law
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UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
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March 20, 2017
Minnesota tax bills seek reductions for veterans' spouses
ST. PAUL—Widows and widowers of disabled military veterans in Minnesota could be eligible for a permanent property tax exemption after...
March 20, 2017 - 6:23pm
March 12, 2017
Early season signs are everywhere
WILLMAR, Minn. — Amy Rager spotted the first drops of sap seeping from a wound on the sugar maple tree on her Chippewa County farm, and...
March 12, 2017 - 8:14pm
February 25, 2017
Lawmakers consider adding 2 Minnesota veterans homes
ST. PAUL—Advocates for the construction of two new state-run veterans homes in greater Minnesota say they may have finally gained legislative...
February 25, 2017 - 7:53am
February 16, 2017
Death of 11-day-old Minn. baby ruled homicide
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — The January death of a Montevideo 11-day-old baby is now being investigated as a homicide, police said Thursday. Feb....
February 16, 2017 - 5:09pm
January 6, 2017
Two charged in Montevideo prostitution sting
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — Authorities have charged two men with prostitution in a public place, a gross misdemeanor, after a Dec. 15 sting operation by the Montevideo Police Department. Paul Michael Jerve, 34, of Montevideo, and Rodney Lee Bellefeuille, 30, of Dawson, Minn., were charged...
January 6, 2017 - 8:56pm
December 30, 2016
Chippewa County jury awards over $10 million in abuse case
MONTEVIDEO – A Chippewa County jury has awarded a total of $10,199,000 in a civil lawsuit brought by a 42-year-old woman who alleged that her father had sexually abused her when she was a child.
December 30, 2016 - 8:41pm
October 16, 2016
Dayton skunked in pheasant opener, but other lawmakers bag birds
MONTEVIDEO - Gov. Mark Dayton has now gone six years in a row without a bird in the Governor's Pheasant Opener he started, and he was upped this year by his lieutenant governor. Lt. Gov. Tina Smith who bagged her first pheasant ever as she joined the governor and 75 other hunters...
October 16, 2016 - 8:38pm
September 21, 2016
Carrying Narcan in squads proves its worth in Montevideo
MONTEVIDEO, Minnesota – Montevideo’s Police Department was among the first in rural Minnesota to make Narcan kits designed to save the lives of opiate overdose victims standard equipment in its squad cars. It’s also now among the first in rural Minnesota to record a “life...
September 21, 2016 - 2:02am
September 15, 2016
Web series finds surprising answers on rural men masculinity
APPLETON, Minn. -- Asking men in rural Minnesota to talk openly about their masculinity is generally considered a surefire conversation stopper. Brendan Stermer tried it anyway. He got some refreshingly candid answers from a mix of men, from millennials to rodeo cowboys to inmates...
September 15, 2016 - 9:45pm
June 6, 2016
Murder is charged in South Dakota death
MONTEVIDEO — Montevideo police have arrested a 32-year-old Montevideo man in connection with a South Dakota homicide. Jose Antonio Vega was arrested at his home Sunday, a news release said. According to the Beadle County State’s Attorney’s Office, Vega has been charged in South...
June 6, 2016 - 9:05pm
May 31, 2016
Woman recognizes ex-husband in robbery video posted on Facebook, turns him in
MONTEVIDEO — A woman saw grainy surveillance footage posted on Facebook of an armed robbery at the Montevideo Casey's convenience store and thought it looked an awful lot like her soon-to-be-ex-husband. He had just taken her shopping and to the casino with newly acquired gobs of...
May 31, 2016 - 9:06pm
March 2, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Jackson County Central, Murray County Central one win away
Offense meets defense when the Jackson County Central Huskies go against the Montevideo Thunder Hawks for the Section 3AA boys basketball championship....
March 2, 2016 - 3:11pm
September 9, 2015
Friend of victim charged with murder after stabbing
MONTEVIDEO — A 44-year-old Montevideo man was stabbed to death Tuesday and his friend who was living at the same address is in custody facing...
September 9, 2015 - 8:56pm
Minnesota group launches ‘Buffers Now!’ campaign
MONTEVIDEO — A local organization promoting water quality in the upper Minnesota River basin has launched a campaign to support Gov. Mark Dayton’s proposal for 50-foot buffers along waterways. State Rep. Paul Torkelson, R-Hanska, is scheduled to introduce a buffer bill to the...
March 9, 2015 - 9:13pm
January 13, 2015
MONTEVIDEO — On the 13th of every month, always from 8:45 to 9:33 in the evening, Robin Paradee Savoy will light a candle, listen to music...
January 13, 2015 - 8:17pm