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Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
Alumni to sing with Concordia Choir at local concert
Calls made to change property tax that doesn't stay local
Minnesota farm loan program wins approval in time for spring
Parents learn how to detect teen drug use in Top Secret project
crime and courts
Gymnastics: Davenport, Slayton shine at sections
DCTC baseball: Blue Knights play earliest outdoor game in state history
Girls hockey: Upset of South sends Tigers to state
Swim and dive: Tigers triumph on Senior Night
Boys hockey: Tigers fall a goal short against South, Eagan
Carpet care 101: How to refresh after a brutal winter
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
In the air with the Hudson Hot Air Affair
Photos: Hot Air Affair Friday morning launch
arts and entertainment
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Brown
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Paulson
JPMorgan Chase Bank vs Fluecker
Margaret A. Raub, 92
Gene Barthel, 69
Jan E. Altenburg, 57
Boots Turek, 67
Deanna Weniger: Virtual reality dinosaurs and spiders mess with your mind
Sen. Matt Little: First impressions and getting to work at the Capitol
Letter: Sen. Matt Little’s bill would weaken local government control
Opinion: Minnesotans should have a more affordable choice for health insurance
Pat Rupp: A grumpy old man's list of grievances
Real Estate Showcase
July 31, 2012
Birth: Ethan Schaffer
Ethan William Schaffer was born on June 22, 2012 to Pete and Joyce Schaffer of Hampton. At birth Ethan weighed 8 pounds and was 21 inches long....
July 31, 2012 - 7:46am
April 23, 2009
Lucas James Oistad was born to Jeremy and Megan Oistad of Farmington on March 4, 2009, at Regina Medical Center in Hastings. Lucas weighed 9 pounds, 8 ounces and was 22 inches long. His grandparents are Bill and Mary Bray of Hastings, and Darryld and Janet Oistad of Farmington....
April 23, 2009 - 3:18pm
April 10, 2009
New UMD program now pays for students' birth control
A new state program at the University of Minnesota Duluth has begun picking up the tab for low-income students' birth control needs. UMD health...
April 10, 2009 - 9:51am
April 9, 2009
Dennis and Tracy Watson announce the birth of their third child, Riley Glen Watson. Riley was born Nov. 2, 2008, at 2:13 p.m., at Fairview Ridges Hospital in Burnsville. He was 8 pounds, 15 ounces and 22 inches long at birth.
April 9, 2009 - 1:42pm
April 2, 2009
Colton Matthew Muell was born March 17, 2009 to Laura (Sauber) and Brian Muell of Elko. He weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and was 22 inches long. He was welcomed home by his big sister, Kaitlyn. Colton's grandparents are Bill and Shirley Sauber of Farmington, Rick and Joyce Muell...
April 2, 2009 - 3:04pm
March 26, 2009
Kathryn Amy Olson was born March 13, 2009 to Laura (Watts) and Kent Olson of Brooklyn Park. She weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces and was 19 inches long. She was welcomed home by her big brother, Matthew. Kathryn's grandparents are Carole Olson of Plymouth, Tom and Terry Watts of Minneapolis...
March 26, 2009 - 2:14pm
December 24, 2008
Deyxton Eric Padelford was born Nov. 2, 2008, at 2:23 a.m., to Eric and Nicole Padelford of Farmington. He was born at United Hospital in St. Paul. At birth, he weighed 9 pounds, 8 ounces and was 21 inches long. Deyxton is joined at home by brother Bryston, 6, and sisters Kaedyn,...
December 24, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
Bryce Richard Morical was born Oct. 12, 2008, to parents Jen and Nick Morical of Farmington. His grandparents are Rick and Kathy Hoefs of Valley City, N.D., and Rick and Karen Morical of Apple Valley. Great grandparents are Bill and Eleanor Hoefs of Valley City, Cleo Morical of Bloomington...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
September 25, 2008
Birth: Mattea Quigley
Ann and Trevor Quigley of Hastings announce the birth of their daughter, Mattea Marie, on July 29, 2008 at United Hospital in St.
September 25, 2008 - 12:00am
July 31, 2008
Birth: Brecken Holtz
Brecken Lawrence Holtz was born to Kelly (Soderlund) and Brandon Holtz of Lawrence, Kan., on July 11, 2008. He weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces at birth. Grandparents are Brian and Lavonne Soderlund of Farmington, Wes and Linda Holtz of Litchfield, and Suzanne and Adrian Meyer of Watkins,...
July 31, 2008 - 12:00am
July 25, 2008
Baby born in pickup truck on way to hospital
Candace Ballstadt chewed on the headrest a bit, trying to distract herself. It didn't work. "Baby!" she shouted. "Babybabybaby!" And there he was. Robert Edward Ballstadt popped into his father's waiting hands -- right...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am