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They were at the playground. Then everything changed: After a fleeing driver veered into a Minneapolis park, the Peltiers have known pain, anger and hope
Setting the stage: State GOP chair talks shop about 2018 midterms
Minnesota Democrats endorse Ellison amid abuse allegation
Cost of class: Tuition rates in N.D. cheaper than Minnesota
Primary turnout high in most of Minnesota: Some rural areas saw decline in voting
Twins' Santana returns to DL with finger discomfort
Rosario lifts Twins to win over Tigers
Connecting the trails in Beltrami forest
WEEGMAN: Lackluster home debut for Vikings' Cousins
After long delay, FC Dallas blanks Loons
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
Low prices, trade weigh on the minds of farmers at Minnesota Farmfest
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
Cyril John Bernardy
Richard "Dick" Severson
Duane H. Freese
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
science and nature
August 9, 2018
Minnesota air quality alert extended through Saturday, expands southward
BEMIDJI—An air quality alert first issued Wednesday for parts of Minnesota has been extended through Saturday, and also expanded southward, by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. The alert will run through 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, and the affected region includes the...
August 9, 2018 - 3:08pm
August 8, 2018
Report: States can do more to fight cancer
DULUTH, Minn.—Minnesota falls short in adapting measures that would aid in the fight against cancer, an advocacy group contends in a report...
August 8, 2018 - 9:59pm
Yucky muck: It takes a village to improve lake health
WORTHINGTON — Since late June, water quality and clarity in Worthington’s Lake Okabena has struggled. It isn’t uncommon to see blue-green...
August 8, 2018 - 7:01am
August 5, 2018
The 'Greyhound bus' at the bottom of Lake Superior: 19th century shipwreck added to national register
ASHLAND, Wis. — It was built in 1861, sank in 1897 and is now memorialized on the historic register. One of the latest shipwrecks to be...
August 5, 2018 - 6:05am
August 1, 2018
Twin Cities bus garage leaked fuel into ground, the question is: How much?
BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn.—The fuel system at a Metro Transit bus garage that serves dozens of routes across the Twin Cities may have leaked...
August 1, 2018 - 9:19pm
July 25, 2018
Photographer's image of ducklings on Lake Bemidji goes viral, draws national attention
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Brent Cizek was going to head out early Wednesday, July 25, to snap photos of the merganser ducklings he's been following....
July 25, 2018 - 6:09pm
July 23, 2018
First of 3 new psychiatric hospitals for Minnesota children opens
DULUTH, Minn. -- Children requiring intensive in-patient psychiatric care will no longer have to travel out of state. The Minnesota Department...
July 23, 2018 - 2:59pm
July 20, 2018
Legionnaires' disease sickens 2 residents of southern Minnesota senior care facility
ALBERT LEA, Minn. -- Health officials are investigating two cases of Legionnaires’ disease among residents at a southern Minnesota senior care...
July 20, 2018 - 5:25pm
July 7, 2018
Army Corps project would reshape Mississippi River in Twin Cities
ST. PAUL — It may be time to unleash the Mississippi River. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is considering the possibility of three metro-area...
July 7, 2018 - 2:47pm
July 3, 2018
'It all goes into the water': Fireworks spark pollution concerns in some places; no problems found in Minn., ND
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — The Fourth of July fireworks display near the Pavillion on the shore of Detroit Lake draws throngs of spectators...
July 3, 2018 - 7:41pm
Northfield sewage leak causes downstream warning in Cannon River
NORTHFIELD, Minn. -- Goodhue County has temporarily closed the Lake Byllesby beach until further notice following a discharge of raw and treated sewage into the Cannon River Tuesday, July 3, upstream in Northfield.
July 3, 2018 - 6:23pm
June 28, 2018
DNR urges caution on swollen Minnesota lakes and rivers
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials are urging boaters, anglers and others to be careful on swollen rivers across...
June 28, 2018 - 10:12pm
June 23, 2018
Pelican island: Birds nest at Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge
CHASE LAKE NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE, N.D.—Nearly 40,000 birds are nesting this year on a 14-acre island that formed over the past two decades...
June 23, 2018 - 6:05am
June 22, 2018
Gardens galore: Monday's tour will provide scholarship to area female
WORTHINGTON — Flower beds, a vegetable garden and a pond help make the front and back yards of the Mark and Lori Nelson home an inviting space...
June 22, 2018 - 9:23am
June 18, 2018
Hydropower project along Missouri River for region takes first step
BURKE, S.D. — In the first step of what could be a decades-long project, a preliminary permit in Gregory County has been filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to study building a hydropower project along the Missouri River. The project is currently in the midst...
June 18, 2018 - 9:44pm