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Willmar superintendent interviews set today, local candidate withdraws

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WILLMAR — The Willmar School Board will spend today interviewing three candidates for district superintendent. The fourth finalist - Cheryl Nash, the district’s director of teaching and learning - withdrew ...

Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?

Peter Dinklage, of the "Game of Thrones," during a promotional event on the red carpet at the TCL Chinese Theater in Los Angeles, March 18, 2013. Copyright 2013 New York Times
There's a lot to unpack about "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri," Martin McDonagh's lacerating, highly inconsistent drama about Mildred (an outstanding Frances McDormand), a woman who begins to unravel and ...

LaVar Ball says Trump did nothing for his son and his UCLA teammates in China

Lavar Ball, whose son Lonzo is a potential first round draft pick, sits with family before the 2017 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center in New York, June 22, 2017. (Harrison Hill/The New York Times Copyright 2017)
President Donald Trump made sure everyone knew that he personally intervened in the matter of the three UCLA basketball players who got caught shoplifting in China last week. He asked ...

AgweekTV: Presidential Turkeys

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This will be the 70th year a turkey is brought to the White House for the annual national Thanksgiving turkey presentation. It's a long-standing tradition which gives the president a ...

Tribune Editorial: County sales tax needed to invest in critical infrastructure

The Kandiyohi County Board will soon make an important decision on our future: How to fund maintenance and improvements of the county’s transportation infrastructure over the next five years. The ...

Trump halts big-game trophy decision

President Donald Trump during a speech in the Diplomatic Room of the White House in Washington, Nov. 15, 2017. Trump lashed out on Twitter Thursday at Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.), who has been accused by a radio newscaster of kissing and groping her more than a decade ago, while remaining largely silent regarding Roy Moore, a Republican Senate candidate accused of sexual assaulting several women when they were teenagers. (Tom Brenner/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump abruptly reversed his administration's Thursday decision to allow elephants shot for sport in Zimbabwe and Zambia to be imported back to the United States as ...

Norm Coleman says he’d have beaten Franken in 2008 if groping photo had been public

Al Franken, left, and Norm Coleman in 2008. (Pioneer Press archives)
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Videos and a 'sex goals' list discovered as Minn. acting teacher faces new charge

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A St. Paul acting instructor took video of himself making sexual contact with a preteen during an acting class, and it wasn’t his first time being accused of lewd behavior ...

Verizon close to announcing digital streaming deal with NFL

Verizon Communications Inc, no. 1 U.S. wireless carrier, is close to a new deal with the National Football League for digital streaming rights, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the ...

Jesse Jackson says he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease

The Rev. Jesse Jackson on the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, July 25, 2016. The longtime civil rights leader and former Democratic presidential candidate said on Nov.17, 2017 that he has Parkinson’s disease and plans to make “lifestyle changes” but will not allow the disease to interfere with his advocacy. (Sam Hodgson/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
The Rev. Jesse Jackson, the civil rights leader and former presidential candidate, announced Friday that he has Parkinson's disease. Jackson, 76, said he had found it "increasingly difficult to perform ...


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