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Boy, 16, dies after sustaining injuries in SD farm accident
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Jury acquits man in RF rape case
Wisconsin roundup: Obamacare about to begin its fourth signup season; Wausau teen gets 13 years for killing another teen; and 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Ellsworth girls take second at MBC meet
E-PC readies for playoffs with rout of Shell Lake
Raiders to travel to Clear Lake for opening round of playoffs
Todd takes runner up in Dunn-St. Croix Conference meet
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
Daughters work to save their mother
Last chance to see 'Pierce County in War & Peace'
Fresh Art Tour kicks off Oct. 7
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Absentee Voting & Voting Equip. Test for 11/8/16 Election
PIERCE COUNTY: 10/20/16 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF EL PASO: 11/1/16 Public Hearing re: Strauss permit
PIERCE COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES: 10/20/16 Meeting Agenda
REPLEVIN SUMMONS: Santander v. Lucas M. Greeley; Case No. 16-SC-322
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
Bernice J. Huppert, 99
Wallace J. Harvey, 94
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
Kathleen Vinehout column: Residents question public school money going to private schools
MARY BAIER COLUMN: Smaller schools serve a great purpose
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit to investigate King Veterans Home
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Kathleen Vinehout column: Legislative Audit Bureau celebrates 50 years of service
Real Estate Showcase
December 15, 2014
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Players union to sue on Peterson's behalf
MINNEAPOLIS -- Several media outlets report the NFL Players Association filed a federal lawsuit in Minnesota this morning on behalf of Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. The suit challenges the impartiality of the arbitrator who was appointed by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell....
December 15, 2014 - 5:54pm
December 13, 2014
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Twins sign free agent Santana to four-year deal
MINNEAPOLIS (SportsNetwork.com) - The Minnesota Twins announced Friday that they have signed free-agent pitcher Ervin Santana to a four-year contract. Financial terms were not released, but multiple outlets reported during the winter meetings that the right-hander's contract is...
December 13, 2014 - 11:11am
December 12, 2014
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild lose at San Jose 2-1
SAN JOSE, Calf. -- San Jose's Joe Pavelski scored the game-winning goal early in the third period to lead the Sharks to a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday. Brent Burns also scored and Joe Thornton assisted on both markers for the Sharks, who have won six of their...
December 12, 2014 - 9:49am
December 4, 2014
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Sixers get first win of the year by beating Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (SportsNetwork.com) - The Philadelphia 76ers finally won a basketball game. It wasn't pretty, but the Sixers beat the Minnesota...
December 4, 2014 - 8:50am
December 3, 2014
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Hunter signs one-year deal with Twins
MINNEAPOLIS -- Torii Hunter is returning to where it all started. MLB.com reports the Minnesota Twins have signed the veteran outfielder to...
December 3, 2014 - 8:43am
November 11, 2014
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: NFLPA wants Peterson immediately reinstated
NEW YORK CITY -- The NFL Players Association is looking to try to get Vikings running back Adrian Peterson back on the field as soon as possible. The Players Association has sent a letter to the league requesting the former NFL MVP be reinstated immediately. Peterson pleaded...
November 11, 2014 - 8:14am
November 5, 2014
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Peterson accepts plea deal of no contest to charges
HOUSTON, Tex. -- Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson is avoiding jail time by pleading no contest to a misdemeanor reckless assault charge in his child abuse case. Judge Kelly Case on Tuesday placed Peterson on two years' probation, fined him four-thousand-dollars...
November 5, 2014 - 8:59am
November 4, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Low key day for Gov. Dayton while Johnson continues to campaign
ST. PAUL -- Governor Mark Dayton and his Lieutenant Governor running mate Tina Smith have a low-key schedule planned for this election day with each of them casting their ballots at their respective polling places in the Twin Cities. Then tonight they'll await election returns...
November 4, 2014 - 2:38pm
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Molitor new manager of Twins
MINNEAPOLIS -- Hall of Famer Paul Molitor is the new manager of the Minnesota Twins. The two sides have agreed to a three-year contract through 2017. Molitor will be formally introduced today. He becomes just the third Twins manager since 1986, following Tom Kelly and the...
November 4, 2014 - 9:29am
November 3, 2014
Twins confirm Molitor to be next manager
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Twins confirmed this afternoon that former Milwaukee Brewers' Hall-of-Famer Paul Molitor will be their next manager....
November 3, 2014 - 6:17pm
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Asiata scores three touchdowns as Vikes beat Washington
MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota running back Matt Asiata rushed for three touchdowns and a two-point conversion as the Vikings rallied for a 29-26 win...
November 3, 2014 - 9:01am
October 23, 2014
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Wild locks up Coyle to five-year deal
The Minnesota Wild are locking up center Charlie Coyle long term. The two sides have agreed to a five-year contract extension, worth a reported...
October 23, 2014 - 8:53am
October 22, 2014
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Twins meet with Molitor for a third time
MINNEAPOLIS -- Hall of Fame baseball player Paul Molitor met with the Twins for a third time yesterday to discuss the team's managerial position....
October 22, 2014 - 8:48am
October 10, 2014
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild smash Avalanche to win season-opener
ST. PAUL - Minnesota forward Zach Parise posted a goal and two assists while goalie Darcy Kuemper notched a 16-save shutout to lift the Wild to a 5-0 win last night over the Colorado Avalanche in the season opener for both clubs at the Xcel Energy Center. Ryan Suter and Jason...
October 10, 2014 - 10:23am
September 30, 2014
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bridgewater's status still unknown for Thursday's game
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- The MInnesota Vikings practiced early this afternoon at Winter Park, their final major workout before a travel day tomorrow to Green Bay and a date with the Packers on "Thursday Night Football." Minnesota rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is nursing...
September 30, 2014 - 3:34pm