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Saving Rick's place: Friends rally to help keep Willmar man in his home
Chris Wallace to Reince Priebus: 'You Don't Get to Tell Us What to Do'
Box Office: 'Lego Batman' flies high over 'Great Wall,' 'Fist Fight'
Five injured in Pope County head-on crash with ambulance
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
Local Roundup: WarHawks drop second straight at New Ulm
Four Cards off to state
Prep Wrestling: Willmar wins fourth-straight section crown
Zucker and linemates lead Wild past Predators
Berrios more comfortable, feels command improving
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Driving a hard bargain for taxes
States' rights? Not so much, when it comes to retirement savings
Murder and Mayhem are hers to tell in Redwood County
Fagen Fighters Museum in Granite Falls listed as a top Minnesota attraction
The many meanings of Valentine's Day
Winifred E. O'Leary
Ronnie D. Clark
Donna M. Goff
Marlyn K. Sandry
Arlene L. Mortenson
Letters: Principles to guide our lives
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
February 14, 2017
U.S. flight cancellations, baggage problems fall to historic lows
WASHINGTON—Airlines canceled 1.17 percent of scheduled domestic flights last year, the best performance in the 22 years the government...
February 14, 2017 - 12:24pm
January 30, 2017
Delta resumes limited U.S. domestic operations after systems outage
NEW YORK - Delta Air Lines Inc said it had resumed limited operations after a systems outage grounded its domestic U.S. flights on Sunday evening....
January 30, 2017 - 8:13am
August 31, 2016
First U.S.-Cuba scheduled passenger flight in decades takes off
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.—The first regularly scheduled commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than half a century departed...
August 31, 2016 - 9:37am
November 27, 2015
N.D., S.D. cities have some of highest federal subsidies for rural flights
WATERTOWN, S.D. — A federal program that pays airlines to fly in and out of remote places across the country has proved particularly crucial for small airports in North Dakota and South Dakota. People flying in and out of Watertown this year may not have known it, but a trip to...
November 27, 2015 - 11:05pm
March 31, 2015
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
March 31, 2015 - 6:00am
December 27, 2013
Delta website glitch offers up tickets at rock-bottom rates
(Reuters) - A website glitch on Thursday morning caused some Delta Airlines fares to be offered at deep discounts to normal prices, including a reported roundtrip between New York and Los Angeles for $40. Delta on Thursday afternoon said the problem had been fixed, while saying...
December 27, 2013 - 7:59am
October 31, 2013
U.S. to allow expanded electronic device use on flights
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said on Thursday it will allow airlines to expand the use of portable electronic devices in flight. The agency said it is immediately providing airlines with guidance for implementation, the time frame for which...
October 31, 2013 - 10:04am
July 24, 2013
St. Cloud works to gain daily air service
ST. CLOUD - Three years ago, the St. Cloud Regional Airport lost its daily scheduled air service that went from St. Cloud to Minneapolis. Now, the Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation is working to bring twice-daily scheduled air service from the St. Cloud Regional Airport to...
July 24, 2013 - 12:02am
July 10, 2013
SFO plane crash probe brings questions over auto speed controls
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (AP) -- Investigators are trying to understand whether automated cockpit equipment Asiana flight 214's pilots said...
July 10, 2013 - 9:52am
July 9, 2013
Pilot interviews key to answers in SFO crash
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (AP) -- Asiana Airlines Flight 214 was 500 feet up and about a half-minute from San Francisco International Airport...
July 9, 2013 - 6:44am
July 7, 2013
At tail end of trans-Pacific flight, terror
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Police officers threw utility knives up to crew members inside the burning wreckage of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 so they...
July 7, 2013 - 12:40pm
May 14, 2013
Airlines collected record baggage fees in 2012
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. airlines collected more than $6 billion in baggage and reservation change fees from passengers last year — the highest amount since the fees became common five years ago.
May 14, 2013 - 11:11am
April 25, 2013
Higher fares help Southwest Airlines' profit
DALLAS (AP) -- Higher fares helped Southwest Airlines make more money than Wall Street expected in the first quarter, but the company said Thursday that automatic federal spending cuts could hurt revenue in April. The average passenger fare on Southwest is now more than $150 one-way,...
April 25, 2013 - 7:02am
April 8, 2013
Full flights, small seats make passengers grumpy
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Airline passenger complaints to the Transportation Department surged by one-fifth last year even though other measures such...
April 8, 2013 - 7:20am
February 14, 2013
American, US Airways announce $11 billion merger
DALLAS (AP) -- American Airlines and US Airways have agreed to merge in an $11 billion deal that would create the world's biggest airline. The combined carrier will be called American Airlines and be based in Fort Worth, but US Airways CEO Doug Parker will run it. The merger would...
February 14, 2013 - 7:30am