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All she wanted was candy from her grandmother's purse. Instead, a 4-year-old girl is dead.
Man dies after being thrown from boat in northern Minnesota; operator arrested
WATCH: Family records video moments before being struck by lightning
St. Cloud videographers seeking to avoid gay weddings will appeal
Legionnaire’s disease found at Minn. senior living center
Lawyer: Ex-NFL star had 'severe' case of CTE brain disease
UMD alum Carson Soucy battling for role on Wild blue line
FANTASY FORECAST: Are Siemian, Hunt for real?
CROSS COUNTRY: Freyholz leads Wolfpack at Faith Baptist Invite
AUTO RACING: Paul Bunyan Stampede set for this weekend
Donald Joseph Smith Sr.
Amy Jane (Bumann) Alexander
Warren Donald Dufseth
Melvin "Pat" Gilstad
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
ART LEE COLUMN: The most significant event of our time
SUE BRUNS COLUMN: You don't have to go far to see something new
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
Landing a lunker: Gallery North celebrates new location with mural
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Change your tactics when fall comes
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grizzlies, noble and worthy creatures, on the comeback
Jeff & Becky Musburger
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mathews has done a great job for our city
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Food packing event helps feed the needy
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
August 19, 2017
Boston march against hate speech avoids Charlottesville chaos
BOSTON — Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Boston on Saturday to protest a "free speech" rally featuring far-right speakers...
August 19, 2017 - 6:11pm
June 7, 2017
'Just do it babe': The suicide-encouraging text messages at the heart of a teen manslaughter trial
Sitting in his pickup truck one summer day in 2014, Conrad Roy III wavered about his plan to kill himself. He was scared, he texted his girlfriend....
June 7, 2017 - 7:39am
May 30, 2017
'She was a demon:' Trial for murder of 2-year-old Bella Bond begins
The man accused of killing 2-year-old Bella Bond, the cherubic girl whose unidentified remains were found in a trash bag two years ago near Boston,...
May 30, 2017 - 3:33pm
May 8, 2017
Suspect accused of brutally murdering two Boston doctors pleads not guilty from hospital bed
Lying in a hospital bed with multiple gunshot wounds, his eyes opening periodically, Bampumim Teixeira was arraigned on two counts of murder...
May 8, 2017 - 3:36pm
May 2, 2017
Red Sox fans hurl racial slurs at Orioles outfielder Adam Jones
BOSTON - Black Baltimore Orioles All-Star Adam Jones said he was subjected to racial taunting by Boston Red Sox fans during a Monday night game,...
May 2, 2017 - 9:54am
March 26, 2017
Car goes airborne, hits ceiling in Boston tunnel; one dead
BOSTON - One person was killed and another injured after their vehicle went airborne and crashed into the ceiling of a Boston tunnel early Sunday morning, authorities said. The 2013 Audi A8 was headed east shortly after 2 a.m. EDT when it went into the air and pulled down wires and...
March 26, 2017 - 2:31pm
February 13, 2017
Flights canceled, roads hazardous as winter storm pummels New England
BOSTON—Hundreds of flights were canceled, scores of vehicle crashes reported and schools and government offices shuttered as the third...
February 13, 2017 - 10:42am
January 24, 2017
Wetterling's killer begins serving sentence near Boston
AYER, Mass. — Danny Heinrich, the killer of Jacob Wetterling, is expected to serve the remainder of his prison sentence at a federal prison...
January 24, 2017 - 10:59pm
April 20, 2015
Ethiopia's Desisa, Kenya's Rotich winners at Boston Marathon
BOSTON - Ethiopian runner Lelisa Desisa and Kenya's Caroline Rotich were the top male and female finishers at Monday's Boston Marathon, two years...
April 20, 2015 - 12:21pm
January 25, 2015
Major New England Snowstorm
A major winter storm will be affecting much of New England Monday through Wednesday. Blizzard Warnings have been issued for coastal areas...
January 25, 2015 - 10:29pm
Boston and Starship at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- Boston and Starship will perform at 8 p.m. Aug. 30 at the Sanford Center, 1111 Event Center Drive NE. Doors will open at 7 p.m. Tickets will cost between $31 and $81. Pre sale will begin at 10 a.m. May 1. Tickets may be purchased the Sanford Center ticket office, Lueken’s...
April 25, 2014 - 10:17am
May 2, 2013
For 3, bomb suspect's friendship leads to charges
BOSTON (AP) — Just hours before one of the Boston Marathon suspects and his brother allegedly gunned down a campus police officer, authorities...
May 2, 2013 - 10:31am
April 19, 2013
Boston police: Bombing suspect is in custody
WATERTOWN, Mass. (AP) — A 19-year-old college student wanted in the Boston Marathon bombings was taken into custody Friday evening after a...
April 19, 2013 - 8:13pm
Shots fired in Mass. as police seek bomb suspect
WATERTOWN, Mass. (AP) — Gunfire erupted Friday night amid the manhunt for the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing, and police in armored vehicles and tactical gear rushed into the Watertown neighborhood in a possible break in the case. The burst of activity came at...
April 19, 2013 - 7:17pm
April 15, 2013
‘Chaos and mayhem’: Bemidji man recalls bombing
BOSTON – Lee and Marcy Hanson of Bemidji heard the explosion before they saw anything. “It sounded like two cannon blasts going off,” Hanson said. Lee Hanson, 54, had finished his fifth Boston Marathon about an hour before the first bomb exploded. “It was pretty frightening,”...
April 15, 2013 - 10:08pm