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An Eagle Scout at only 13, Minnesota boy is driven by service
Minnesota man accused of assisting in wife's suicide
Minnesota man with 17 DWI convictions faces bevy of new charges after crash
Data: Aug. 21, 2018
Minnesota man rescues 2 kids from fire; called 'absolutely heroic'
NHL standout Cullen's hockey arena adding third ice sheet
Walk-on freshman Zack Annexstad named Gophers' starting quarterback
Hunters asked to try to avoid shooting ear-tagged, radio-collared research bears
Amateur baseball: Bulls advance in state tournament
Girls tennis: Luverne falls to USC, beats LQVP
Sanford, Good Samaritan Society affiliation clears regulatory process
Hy-Vee earns kudos from Greenpeace
Fraud: Costly, painful and all too common
Railway seeks historic designation
Southwest Minnesota charities to receive funding from local food manufacturer
Place a Business Announcement
Commentary: 'Judas' leaves us shattered, but God still God
Commentary: Millennial caregiver overwhelmed with family obligations
Column: Two events on horizon at Worthington Middle School
Letter: Fill out survey and support theater effort
Commentary: Noticing others is first step to kindness
Raymond "Rip" Beckering
Steven J. Huisken
Cyril John Bernardy
When we have problems
A few small things
Column: Mop bucket surprise
Commentary: Harvesting late summer crops
Commentary: A weed in sheep's clothing
out and about
Leland & Donna Hain
Fletcher August Huntington
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
August 19, 2018
10-year-old baker and fundraiser, Hannah Barberg, has found the right recipe for making a difference
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — "Can I bake something?" has become a sort of catchphrase for Hannah Barberg. The 10-year-old Detroit Lakes girl...
August 19, 2018 - 6:00am
July 15, 2018
Duke the dog, famed mayor of Minn. township, retires amid failing health
CORMORANT, Minn.—Mayor Duke is over 90 years old in dog years. Now, after four terms in office, the elderly statesman has had about enough...
July 15, 2018 - 7:55am
July 7, 2018
A champion among tutors: Clara City native a male role model for preschoolers
ATWATER, Minn. — In the organized chaos of an elementary school classroom, bold shapes and bright colors adorn the walls, adding elements...
July 7, 2018 - 2:54pm
May 14, 2018
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
SPICER, Minn. — Artwork for a new speciality Minnesota license plate honoring law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty was...
May 14, 2018 - 3:46pm
April 3, 2018
'We didn't see this coming': Central Minnesota father didn't show signs of suicidal thoughts
"You girls deserve better," "I am sorry to do this to you," "I love you." These final handwritten words—by a father, a husband—are...
April 3, 2018 - 6:15pm
March 30, 2018
Teachable moment: A roomful of fourth-grade writers
DULUTH — They came filing in, led by their teachers, class by class. Fourth-graders. Three classes. About 90 students in all. They filed...
March 30, 2018 - 10:20am
March 26, 2018
Natives Against Heroin group forms in Duluth
DULUTH — Babette Sandman was walking to lunch with a woman caring for a girl whose mother had died from a drug overdose. "I was watching the little girl skipping in front of us and she has no idea what death is, how final it is, that she will not see her mother ever again,"...
March 26, 2018 - 5:00am
March 18, 2018
Bookmobile brings library to rural communities across the region
GOODLAND — Heather Maki's three kids went straight for the children's books lining the lowest bookshelves. The children's stack grew on...
March 18, 2018 - 8:33pm
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
SOLWAY, Minn.—Eleven years ago, Kent and Shantel Dudley adopted a child no one else would. Five-year old Travis had severe neurological...
March 18, 2018 - 8:18am
January 27, 2018
Northern Minn. folk school offers hands-on classes to learn trades, arts
GRAND MARAIS, Minn. — In a timber-framed building that smelled of freshly sawed wood and pine tar, Robb Rutledge and Pete Dulak were hammering...
January 27, 2018 - 6:45pm
January 19, 2018
Passing the hat for a good cause
DULUTH, Minn. — Kandi Geary was just getting ready to leave Kohl's department store in Duluth. A woman and her young daughter were just...
January 19, 2018 - 6:50am
January 10, 2018
Fond du Lac group continues to take action on drug use
FOND DU LAC RESERVATION, Minn. — A group of people on the Fond du Lac Reservation are informing the occupants of "known drug houses" about...
January 10, 2018 - 7:14pm
December 25, 2017
Smiles from Santa: Brainerd-area seniors receive a Christmas surprise
BRAINERD, Minn.—A chorus of knocks and doorbells across the Brainerd lakes area Tuesday, Dec. 19, announcing the arrival of some unexpected...
December 25, 2017 - 8:00am
December 24, 2017
Special delivery: Embarrass, Minn., to get town hub back with return of post office
EMBARRASS, Minn.—There will be space to linger, catch up with friends and neighbors, and talk about the weather with the postmaster. Oh,...
December 24, 2017 - 6:00am
December 20, 2017
Minn. siblings deck out Volkswagen van for the holidays
BRAINERD, Minn.—Perched on a hill near Ridge Drive in the Buffalo Hills neighborhood in Brainerd, a vintage 1971 Volkswagen Campmobile...
December 20, 2017 - 9:07pm