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Prosecutors want police conduct expert to testify at Minnesota police officer's manslaughter trial
Minn. legislators weigh increasing penalties for blocking highways during protests
Teenager supporting veterans around Minnesota with clothing
Two vineyards challenge Minnesota grape law
Subsidy cuts could mean 'death spiral' for small airports in upper Midwest
Rubio's three FTs send Wolves past Pacers
Local Roundup: Jackson earns All-America honors
U.S. women's team settle pay dispute, avoid boycott
Gimenez hardest transition to Twins may be getting son on the bandwagon
Tonkin polishing new cutter in Twins bullpen
'Trading Spaces' returning to TV
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Violet Gurtrude Swanson
Keith L. Sorenson
Delores A. Larson
Ethel L. Anderson
LeRoy H. Koenen
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
Pinke: Rally around rural communities
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
Dave & Vivian Swanson
March 16, 2017
Rep. Peterson: Ag cuts in Trump budget harmful for rural communities
Rep. Collin Peterson said Thursday that President Donald Trump’s proposed budget represents a lack of understanding of how agriculture works....
March 16, 2017 - 2:16pm
March 10, 2017
Low-pathogenic bird flu strikes Tennessee chickens
CHICAGO — A commercial chicken flock in Tennessee has been culled after becoming infected with low-pathogenic bird flu, the state's Agriculture...
March 10, 2017 - 6:42am
March 7, 2017
U.S. reports low pathogenic bird flu outbreak in Barron County, Wisconsin
PARIS - - The United States reported an outbreak of avian flu on a farm in Wisconsin, the second in the country in less than a week although...
March 7, 2017 - 2:31pm
March 6, 2017
Parents fearing deportation pick guardians for U.S. kids
March 6, 2017 - 7:35am
March 5, 2017
U.S. confirms avian influenza in Tennessee chicken flock
March 5, 2017 - 6:39pm
March 1, 2017
N.D. congressman: Women wearing ‘bad-looking white pantsuits’ during Trump speech have a ‘disease’
In what he called an “obsession” with Hillary Clinton’s loss in the 2016 election, U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., has suggested women...
March 1, 2017 - 6:43pm
February 23, 2017
U.S. reverses Obama-era move to phase out private prisons; move could impact Appleton facility
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Justice Department has reversed an order by the Obama administration to phase out the use of private contractors...
February 23, 2017 - 7:50pm
February 17, 2017
Democratic congressman wants to take away Trump's Android phone
LOS ANGELES—President Trump is still using his trusty old Android phone for early morning tweet storms—and California congressman...
February 17, 2017 - 9:07pm
February 11, 2017
U.S. consumer sentiment falls as election euphoria fizzles
WASHINGTON — U.S. consumer sentiment eased off a 13-year high in early February likely as some of the jubilation over Donald Trump's election...
February 11, 2017 - 5:02am
Top Federal Reserve official resigns as bank deregulation looms
WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve Board's top bank regulator said on Friday he would resign, giving a boost to President Donald Trump's...
February 11, 2017 - 4:10am
February 9, 2017
U.S. appeals court upholds suspension of Trump travel ban
Reuters) - A U.S. federal appeals court on Thursday unanimously upheld a temporary suspension of President Donald Trump's order that restricted travel from seven Muslim-majority countries. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruling came in a challenge to Trump's order filed by the...
February 9, 2017 - 5:24pm
February 1, 2017
Activist ire rises as Dakota Access Pipeline review begins
CANNON BALL, N.D. — Native Americans and activists protesting the Dakota Access Pipeline project expressed alarm on Wednesday, Feb. 1,...
February 1, 2017 - 10:53pm
January 31, 2017
Approval of Dakota Access Pipeline easement 'imminent'
WASHINGTON — Approval of the Dakota Access Pipeline easement to cross Lake Oahe is "imminent," members of North Dakota's Congressional...
January 31, 2017 - 10:50pm
Senate Democrats boycott, delay committee vote on Mnuchin, Price
WASHINGTON — U.S. Senate Democrats on Tuesday postponed votes on several of President Donald Trump's Cabinet nominees, citing their responsibility...
January 31, 2017 - 9:40pm
Trump pushes drugmakers for lower prices
Reuters President Donald Trump meets Tuesday with pharma industry representatives at the White House in Washington. WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES...
January 31, 2017 - 9:29pm