Southwestern Minnesota’s rosy employment numbers reflect a good-news trend for several counties located far from the Twin Cities.
Updated: December 25, 2013, - 10:18 PM
A teacher, a preacher and a cop decide they’ve had enough of the crime, the traffic and the outsiders.
Updated: December 21, 2013, - 10:00 PM
For nearly 23 years, Lou Gelfand loved a job few could stomach. As one of the nation’s longest-serving newspaper ombudsmen,...
Updated: December 12, 2013, - 07:38 PM
The thieves not only violated one of the Ten Commandments, they did so brazenly.
Updated: December 10, 2013, - 09:52 PM
Don Ness says he is worried about accepting the bump while many of his constituents are facing job cuts or financial difficulties.
Updated: November 29, 2013, - 12:34 PM
On its 100th anniversary, a new book details a deadly Lake Huron storm.
Updated: November 23, 2013, - 04:14 PM
Veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan are flocking to North Dakota’s oil fields, braving new dangers and spartan lives to...
Updated: November 09, 2013, - 10:46 PM
Cole Randall, of Plymouth, told investigators that a cancer scare for his new wife led him to carve their names into Pompeys Pillar, a sandstone column in Montana that also bears incisions marking the passage of the Lewis and Clark expedition.
Updated: November 05, 2013, - 06:54 AM
Workers powering North Dakota’s bonanza lead split lives, commuting from afar as loved ones stay home.
Updated: October 26, 2013, - 11:22 PM