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UPDATE: 20 injured after oil refinery explosion near Duluth
Central Minnesota boy dies month after crash with semi-truck
Scheel appears on first-degree murder charges in slaying of grandparents
Major pushback against Line 3 recommendation
Data: April 26, 2018
Thibodeau 'proud' of Timberwolves' progress
Sabathia liked what he heard from Twins
NFL Draft: Vikings' GM Rick Spielman open, as always, to trading for additional picks
Sano hits home run in Twins 7-4 loss to Yankees
College women's athletics: Lady Jays sign four new players
New Mall of America movie theater to offer food options
Worthington retailers jump into internet sales tax debate
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
Lange’s Cafe ends 24-hour service after 62 years
Bingham Lake family business up for sale after 89 years
Place a Business Announcement
Letter: Time to get tough on confinement buildings
Letter: Historical society thankful for support at meeting
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Time to respond to reader feedback
Letter: Looking out for farmers' best interests
Allan James Ritter
Arlene Mina Johansen
Minnesotans could have been exposed to measles in Winona and Albert Lea, officials say
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
When it comes to wine, what are tannins?
STDs rising in Minnesota
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
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85 Birthday Card Shower
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
April 1, 2017
Traill the healthiest county in North Dakota, study shows
HILLSBORO, N.D.—Residents in Traill County are the healthiest people in North Dakota, according to a University of Wisconsin study. The...
April 1, 2017 - 1:45pm
SD protest possible for Keystone XL pipeline
COLOME, S.D. — If TransCanada tries to build the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline through South Dakota, the company will first have to go...
April 1, 2017 - 7:43am
March 26, 2017
Kinglets can brighten a March day
The golden-crowned kinglet is a wee thing, smaller than any other bird in our area, except the ruby-throated hummingbird. Unlike the hummingbird,...
March 26, 2017 - 11:48am
March 24, 2017
SD cracking down on overweight vehicles
MITCHELL, S.D. — 'Tis the season for spring weight limits on South Dakota roads, but the fines collected from overweight trucks is minimal compared to the cost of repairs.
March 24, 2017 - 8:42pm
March 21, 2017
Man who shot at deputy, mailman in NW Minnesota may have had dementia, neighbors say
WARREN, Minn. -- Authorities have identified a rural northwest Minnesota man who died in an officer-involved shooting Monday as 73-year-old...
March 21, 2017 - 7:54pm
March 10, 2017
FAA approves night flights for ND drone unit to fly across the nation
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—The Federal Aviation Administration has given drone pilots with the Grand Forks County Sheriff's Office permission to...
March 10, 2017 - 10:53pm
February 25, 2017
An all-star artist: SD high school grad designs trophy for NBA skills challenge
HANSON, S.D. — What an all-star moment. Tasha Determan, a 2016 Hanson High School graduate, was hand-picked in January to design the trophy...
February 25, 2017 - 12:40pm
February 19, 2017
Border bar owners, police mixed on 4 a.m. closing bill in Minnesota
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — Bar and restaurant owners on the east side of the Red River may be allowed to stay open until 4 a.m., thanks...
February 19, 2017 - 10:15am
February 12, 2017
Blown away: Wind energy sector turns into largest renewable resource in U.S., sees massive expansion in North Dakota
GRAND FORKS — Those driving 3 miles north of Grand Forks may see something strange: long, narrow, pointed white giants sailing through...
February 12, 2017 - 8:34am
November 28, 2016
North Dakota electors asked to vote against Trump
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- John Olson’s email inbox has been inundated lately with messages about the election. The details vary, but the overriding message is clear: Don’t vote for Donald Trump on Dec. 19. As one of North Dakota’s three electors, Olson is tasked with representing...
November 28, 2016 - 9:12pm
September 5, 2016
Criminal sentences spark backlash, but Minnesota guidelines are set by state commission
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- One month after a jury found him guilty of second-degree unintentional murder, Brian Keith Jourdain once again stood in front of Judge Paul Benshoof, this time to find out how long he would spend in prison.
September 5, 2016 - 9:56pm
July 31, 2016
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
WILLMAR -- When he works on the federal 2018 Farm Bill, U.S. Rep. Mike Conaway says he will be thinking about moms on food stamps and how changes in farm policy will affect their food costs. Conaway, R-Texas, chairman of the U.S. House Agriculture Committee, visited Minnesota late...
July 31, 2016 - 9:48pm
June 24, 2016
South Dakota ethanol industry calls for larger ethanol market
South Dakota’s $3.8 billion ethanol industry is facing a “glass ceiling,” according to officials. Every year, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) releases a proposed Renewable Volume Obligations as part of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program. The Renewable Volume...
June 24, 2016 - 8:06pm
March 6, 2016
‘Age-Friendly Communities’ grant of $100,000 to benefit region
WORTHINGTON — Aging in place — that is, staying in one’s longtime home or in the same town where a person has existing friends and support systems — is the goal of many seniors. Awareness of that goal led the Hutchinson-based Southwest Initiative Foundation (SWIF) to ask Wilder...
March 6, 2016 - 7:23pm
February 29, 2016
Wising up: WHS Knowledge Bowl eyes sub-region contest
WORTHINGTON — How many Worthington High School (WHS) students does it take to field a Knowledge Bowl team? Fourteen — at least if the year...
February 29, 2016 - 7:41pm