(Willmar MN-) The Willmar Municipal Utilities Commission Tuesday voted unanimously to decommission the power plant. Commission Chair Carol Lauer says the 94-year-old plant will be officially shut down on June 30th 2020, the same date that the utility's district heat system will be shut off. … Read more
(St. Paul, MN) -- D-F-L lawmakers plan to introduce a bill to give more candidates access to Minnesota's presidential primary after G-O-P leaders decided President Trump would be the only Republican on the ballot in March. House Assistant Majority Leader Jamie Long said, "I think it was real… Read more
(Willmar MN-) The West Central Connection Chorus sang to a crowd that braved the cold and wind to attend the Veterans' Day event last night at the Willmar War Memorial Auditorium.... Read more
(Minneapolis, MN) -- The Hennepin County prosecutor is charging a 23-year-old man with first-degree assault for attacking an elderly victim and leaving him with serious brain injuries. Investigators say the 75-year-old man had just gotten off a bus when Leroy Davis-Miles punched him, causing… Read more
(St. Cloud MN-) A St. Cloud woman was hurt Sunday when a car ran a red light and struck her car as she was making a left turn. The state patrol says it happened at the intersection of Highway 23 and 14th Street Southeast in Benton County at 6:38 p.m. 27-year-old Kya Lehr was taken to St. Clo… Read more
(Prinsburg MN-) As influenza activity picks up this fall, the American Red Cross is urging healthy donors of all blood types to give blood or platelets to ensure a strong blood supply for patients in need. Blood and platelets can only be given by donors who are feeling well. Read more
(Granite Falls MN-) A Franklin man who withdrew a guilty plea to a charge of Criminal Vehicular Homicide, will stand trial this week in Yellow Medicine County District Court on a change of venue. 39-year-old Russell Doucette is accused of running over and killing Randy Oletzke at the farm si… Read more
(Willmar MN-) A St. Cloud teen accused of shooting a Willmar man this summer has a court appearance slated for this afternoon. 17-year-old Jeremiah Torke is charged with Attempted 2nd Degree Murder, 1st and 2nd Degree Assault, and Threats of Violence for allegedly threatening police after he… Read more
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Courtesy Dutton/Penguin Random House Whitney Houston's best friend and former assistant, Robyn Crawford, appeared Tuesday on The Wendy Williams Show, and revealed details not only about Whitney's drug use, and also Bobby Brown's abusive behavior.
The Jackson 5 in 1973; Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images
Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty ImagesEx-Pink Floyd singer/bassist Roger Waters will head to Austin, Texas, in March to give a keynote speech at the 34th edition of the South by Southwest Conference and Festivals.
Courtesy of The MonkeesThere will be a lot more Monkee business to look forward to in 2020, as The Monkees' surviving members -- Micky Dolenz and Mike Nesmith -- have announced dates for another tour, as well as plans for the release of the group's first live album.
Jesse Grant/Getty ImagesMotown founder Berry Gordy and singer, songwriter and producer Smokey Robinson were honored at a special event celebrating the famed label's 60th anniversary held Monday, November 11, at the Waldorf-Astoria in Beverly Hills, California.