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Trump commutes prison sentence for Roger Stone
UND snags $1 million grant for rural hospital program
Pressure builds to pass policing law reforms as Minnesota legislators return to St. Paul
Republicans boost efforts to woo minority voters for Trump
Fargo attorney appointed to North Dakota state higher ed board
NHL and NHLPA vote to accept CBA and return to play protocols
In bid for fall return, Gophers have more hurdles than the pros do
Twins adjusting to the idea of no fans in attendance
Bison football game at Oregon canceled after Pac-12 Conference moves to conference-only play for multiple fall sports
Schierhorn happily retires after 1 European pro hockey season
May 21, 2020
A nite at the Starlite
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — On a stunningly beautiful Minnesota spring evening cars and trucks were lined up Friday, May 15, along state Highway 22...
May 21, 2020 - 10:00am
February 6, 2020
MediaNews Group purchases Minnesota newspaper group
DENVER — MediaNews Group, owner of the St. Paul Pioneer Press and dozens of other newspapers from coast to coast, has purchased the assets...
February 6, 2020 - 8:00am
January 3, 2020
Litchfield man sentenced to 17 years for injuring infant son, causing severe brain damage
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — A 26-year-old Litchfield man has been sentenced to more than 17 years in prison for causing permanent, severe brain damage...
January 3, 2020 - 7:00am
December 14, 2019
Barring new information, Peterson will not vote for impeachment
LITCHFIELD, Minn. – Barring new information that could convince him otherwise, Rep. Collin Peterson said he will vote against impeaching President...
December 14, 2019 - 4:33pm
Bobcat announces $26M expansion for Litchfield, Minn., facility
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — The Bobcat manufacturing facility in Litchfield is getting a $26 million expansion that will triple the physical size of...
November 14, 2019 - 2:00pm
October 19, 2019
A clash of swords and axes: Armed fighting competition coming to south-central Minnesota
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — It is going to sound and look a lot like the War of the Roses at the Meeker County Fairgrounds in Litchfield on Oct. 26...
October 19, 2019 - 12:51pm
August 29, 2018
Central Minnesota woman charged with assaults for smashing into ex-boyfriend's vehicle
LITCHFIELD, Minn. - A central Minnesota woman appeared in district court in Litchfield on Wednesday on charges for allegedly smashing her pickup...
August 29, 2018 - 9:16pm
May 4, 2018
Meeker County uncovers sophisticated marijuana grow operation
DASSEL – Federal, state and local law enforcement officers uncovered an indoor, marijuana growing operation in Dassel while arresting a suspect wanted on an out-of-state warrant on May 3. At around 11:30 a.m. agents with the U.S. Marshall Office, Drug Enforcement Administration,...
May 4, 2018 - 9:42am
February 12, 2018
Authorities investigating 40-year-old missing man's death
LITCHFIELD — Meeker County authorities are investigating the death of a 40-year-old man after his body was found other than where he was...
February 12, 2018 - 5:25pm
December 29, 2017
Minnesota county takes on public lands debate over farm sale
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — A version of the national debate over public lands has recently played itself out in Meeker County, where conservationists were surprised when the county board initially denied the transfer of land by willing sellers to the state. The Meeker County Board...
December 29, 2017 - 6:46pm
November 21, 2017
Woman charged for ramming ex's truck with children inside
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — A Litchfield woman faces four felony charges of second-degree assault for allegedly ramming her ex-boyfriend's truck...
November 21, 2017 - 5:25pm
October 6, 2017
Industrial accident kills maintenance worker in central Minn.
LITCHFIELD, Minn. – A Litchfield man was killed Wednesday in an industrial accident at a Watkins business. According to the Meeker County Sheriff’s...
October 6, 2017 - 2:42pm
July 31, 2017
Minnesota father pleads guilty to gun, drug charges after his son shot his daughter in murder-suicide
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — The father of two Grove City teens killed in a murder-suicide last year has pleaded guilty to two felony charges stemming...
July 31, 2017 - 9:18pm
February 27, 2017
After murder-suicide, Minn. man faces child neglect, obstruction charges
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — A Grove City man is facing five charges, including child neglect and obstruction, for behavior before and after the murder-suicide...
February 27, 2017 - 3:44pm
December 22, 2016
Minn. family that lost 2 to suicide hopes their story can help stop stigma of depression
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — Megan Licklider Twernbold was a mother, daughter, wife, aunt and teacher. She was loved and loved others in return. Those...
December 22, 2016 - 9:26am