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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
August 2, 2016
Commentary: Trump dishonors the ultimate sacrifice
Donald Trump betrays the betrayed. In his acceptance speech at the Republican convention, Trump accurately and forcibly identified his core constituency...
August 2, 2016 - 12:00am
June 9, 2016
Editorial: It is a new dawn of politics in America
Hillary Clinton gained enough confirmed delegates Tuesday night to become the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee. It was a historical...
June 9, 2016 - 4:00am
April 8, 2015
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
April 8, 2015 - 5:45am
November 29, 2013
Americans kick off two-day holiday shopping marathon
The holiday shopping season started as a marathon, not a sprint. More than a dozen major U.S. retailers stayed open for 24 hours or more on...
November 29, 2013 - 11:12pm
August 28, 2012
Ya, Sure blog: Is it un-American?
August 28, 2012 - 8:57am
April 12, 2012
Atwater: AIR ... by the numbers
65 feet is how long a refrigeration unit can be 92,000 pounds is how much a unit can weigh 17 percent of the total payroll in Kandiyohi County $22 million total anticipated sales for 2012
April 12, 2012 - 2:19pm
Atwater: Making chilly 'AIR' is hot business in Atwater
Given the fact that Minnesotans know a little bit about being cold, it seems rather appropriate that a Minnesota company would make equipment...
April 12, 2012 - 2:04pm
March 27, 2012
Preparing the fryers
March 27, 2012 - 12:00am
February 14, 2012
Commentary: A French model for American parents: Opinion
One item in the annals of American exceptionalism is how exceptionally badly behaved American children are. We who hang around international airports often marvel at how European toddlers wait calmly while their American cohorts run down the halls or lie sprawled on the floor in a...
February 14, 2012 - 12:00am
December 17, 2011
Cartoon by Clay Jones
December 17, 2011 - 12:00am
October 31, 2011
From The Associated Press: Midwest Opinion - On both sides at Crystal Sugar being too dug in:
An excerpt from recent editorials in Midwest newspapers. On both sides at Crystal Sugar being too dug in: It's difficult to conclude which side is right and which side is wrong in the ongoing lockout of union workers from American Crystal Sugar Co.'s processing plants. That's largely...
October 31, 2011 - 12:00am
October 28, 2011
Union members to decide on American Crystal contract Tuesday
Union members will vote on the new proposals from American Crystal Sugar Co. on Tuesday, the deadline set by the company.
October 28, 2011 - 10:35am
October 26, 2011
Union to vote on American Crystal offer
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Union members will hold a vote by Nov. 1 on the latest proposal from American Crystal Sugar Co., though the two sides' negotiators...
October 26, 2011 - 9:23am
August 29, 2011
American Legion convention -- and Obama -- revisit Minnesota
The American Legion National Convention returns to its roots in Minneapolis this year for the annual gathering of thousands of veterans and friends. And barely more than two weeks after his most recent visit, President Barack Obama again will appear in Minnesota -- this time to speak...
August 29, 2011 - 12:00am
July 28, 2011
Ojibwe naming ceremony re-affirms a Benson, Minn., family's roots
BENSON -- Marie Lightning Koenigs' family roots belong to the tiny Buffalo Point first nation in southeastern Manitoba, Canada, on Lake of the...
July 28, 2011 - 8:00am