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'Willy Wonka' star Gene Wilder dies at 83
'Serial'-style podcast to take deep look at Wetterling investigation
'Ice Road Truckers' star dies in plane crash, was to film crash documentary
WATCH: Boy water skis in a ditch in Minnesota after heavy rain storm
Wisconsin man charged with kidnapping two women
crime and courts
After fighting injuries, former Bison Emanuel fighting for starting linebacker job in San Diego
UND FOOTBALL: Running back Brady Oliveira shaped by family background
Berger gets his turn at center
Sansevere: Chargers like stadium better than new turf
50th Wedding Anniversary
August 12, 2016
Big Dakota pipeline to upend oil delivery in U.S.
NEW YORK/HOUSTON—It may seem odd that the opening of one pipeline crossing through four U.S. Midwest states could upend the movement of...
August 12, 2016 - 12:05pm
May 22, 2016
Travelers find surprising contrasts in South Dakota
Let's get the obvious one out of the way first. The Mount Rushmore State's most famous tourist attraction—Mount Rushmore—is one of...
May 22, 2016 - 6:00am
May 14, 2016
A harvest with no bounty: Midwest farmers may struggle to break even this year
WYNDMERE, N.D.--Talking to Carson Klosterman, one would never guess that farmers in the upper Midwest are heading into their fourth straight...
May 14, 2016 - 11:29am
February 16, 2016
Amy Klobuchar, Jane Louise Kelly on watch list for Supreme Court nomination
WASHINGTON -- Even as practical, political and legal chaos reigned after Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s sudden death Saturday, list-makers were speculating on possible replacements. The lists are traditional when a spot opens up but sometimes hold little currency. But for...
February 16, 2016 - 7:38am
February 12, 2016
New table grape could survive bitter upper Midwest weather
It takes a hearty soul to live through a typical Wisconsin winter. It takes an even heartier grape to lie dormant through months of snow and...
February 12, 2016 - 5:30pm
January 1, 2016
Southern states brace for flooding as overflowing Midwest rivers recede
(Reuters) - Overflowing rivers were receding in Missouri and Illinois on Friday after floodingswamped communities and forced towns to evacuate,...
January 1, 2016 - 6:45pm
December 31, 2015
U.S. Midwest braces for more flooding as rain-swollen rivers rise
Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas and eastern Oklahoma braced for more flooding on Thursday as rain-swollen rivers, some at record heights, overflowed...
December 31, 2015 - 6:30pm
December 29, 2015
Storm brings snow, sleet to U.S. Midwest, Northeast after hitting Texas
(Reuters) - A storm system that triggered deadly tornadoes and flooding in the U.S. Midwest and Southwest pushed north on Tuesday, bringing snow...
December 29, 2015 - 4:30pm
November 21, 2015
Early snowstorm drops up to 16 inches in areas across the Midwest
A heavy fall snowstorm hit the Midwestern United States on Saturday, blanketing states from South Dakota to Wisconsin with as much as 16 inches...
November 21, 2015 - 12:16pm
September 16, 2015
More ethanol choices on the way for Upper Midwest
ST. PAUL -- Finding gasoline mixed with higher percentages of ethanol soon will be easier for Upper Midwest motorists. A federal grant is due to help fund 620 new "blender pumps" around Minnesota that can dispense fuels with 15 percent to 85 percent ethanol content....
September 16, 2015 - 8:45pm
August 13, 2015
Floersch: 14 foods only Midwesterners could love
It wasn’t until I ventured out of my Midwest bubble in high school that I began to recognize the parts of my life were different than other...
August 13, 2015 - 3:20pm
August 1, 2015
SEMIPRO FOOTBALL: North Stars win MPFL
MINOT -- The Tri City North Stars are the champions of the Midwest Premier Football League. Tri City beat the Minot Oilers 34-15 in the league finals Saturday afternoon in Minot. Minot led the game 9-6 in the second quarter, but Tri City blew it open in the second half,...
August 1, 2015 - 10:31pm
July 9, 2015
Environmental groups want protection for Midwest moose
Two environmental groups on Thursday filed a legal petition seeking federal Endangered Species Act protection for moose in Minnesota and other...
July 9, 2015 - 9:00pm
May 7, 2015
U.S. Midwest states eye carbon trading to meet EPA targets
Even as some of them fight Washington's new clean air regulations in court, coal-reliant Midwestern states are asking the Obama administration to provide rules for an emissions trading platform that would help them meet the federal greenhouse gas standards.
May 7, 2015 - 5:15pm
May 1, 2015
Book chronicles Cold War, nuclear era in North Dakota
FARGO--It was duck, cover and yawn in North Dakota during most of the Cold War. Early in the Cold War, which spanned 1946 to 1989...
May 1, 2015 - 12:30am