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With few races, Minnesota primary turnout in August likely small
High court race is a Minnesota question
Eden Valley farmer elected to National Corn Growers Board
Poll: Trump trails by 6 points after DNC
Vikings & fine art come together in new stadium
UPDATE: Glenwood/Lowry reaches state title game
Stanley Cup to meet Stanley car in Minnesota
G/L Legion marches ahead at state
Getting it right
Stingers rebound to clobber Bucks
Judge dismisses 29 claims to late musician Prince's estate
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
ASTRO BOB: Getting stung by a 'scorpion' can be a beautiful thing
The search for a world-record lake trout
Johnson -- Haverly
Quisberg -- Larson
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
David L. Lake
Joan M. Caspers
Esther Helen Iverson
Parker: Are we all Democrats this year?
Dionne: Hillary takes the fight to Trump
Thomas: Hillary's recycled speech
Obama: Continuity we can believe in
Will: Mike Pence the pliable
September 25, 2014
Sen. Klobuchar does not want attorney general job
ST. PAUL — U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder had not yet announced his resignation Thursday before U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar’s name came up...
September 25, 2014 - 11:25pm
Sen. Klobuchar's name floated as Holder replacement
ST. PAUL -- U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder had not yet announced his resignation today before U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar's name came up as a...
September 25, 2014 - 12:12pm
U.S. Attorney General Holder to resign, official says
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will announce his resignation at the White House on Thursday, Justice Department and...
September 25, 2014 - 10:36am
March 23, 2014
Junkermeier murder trial hearing today
WILLMAR — A trial management conference is scheduled for 3 p.m. today for Brok Junkermeier, the 19-year-old Willmar man charged with first-degree murder for allegedly killing Lila Warwick last summer. Jury selection is scheduled to begin Tuesday for the trial expected to last up...
March 23, 2014 - 11:27pm
March 21, 2014
Teens charged in Warwick murder
WILLMAR — The three teenagers charged in the July murder of Lila Warwick, 79, are Brok Junkermeier, 19, Robert Warwick, 18, and Devon Jenkins, 16, all of Willmar. Junkermeier and Robert Warwick, who is Lila Warwick’s grandson, were indicted on first-degree murder charges in September...
March 21, 2014 - 11:28pm
Junkermeier trial for Lila Warwick murder set to start Tuesday
WILLMAR — A jury trial is set to begin Tuesday for the 19-year-old Willmar man who allegedly admitted to law enforcement officers that he killed his friend’s grandmother, Lila Warwick, last summer. There is a trial management conference for Brok Junkermeier at 3 p.m. Monday,...
March 21, 2014 - 11:24pm
February 8, 2014
U.S. Justice Department to expand rights of same-sex couples
WASHINGTON - Attorney General Eric Holder plans widespread changes within the U.S. Justice Department to benefit same-sex married couples, such...
February 8, 2014 - 4:29pm
November 14, 2013
House Republicans to try to impeach U.S. Attorney General Holder
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans in the House of Representatives plan to introduce articles of impeachment against Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday, in the hopes of removing a cabinet member they say has lied to Congress as well as failed to uphold federal law. "This...
November 14, 2013 - 7:54am
October 30, 2013
Minnesota attorney general sues over debt buying
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson claims a Florida company that sought to collect money owed to banks broke the law. A lawsuit Lori Swanson’s office filed Wednesday alleges that United Credit Recovery sent collection notices to bank customers that included what...
October 30, 2013 - 11:37pm
October 19, 2013
Minnesotans complain about Humana Medicare Advantage
By Don Davis Forum News Service ST. PAUL — Elderly Minnesotans across the state say Humana Insurance Co. is delaying payments and just not paying their claims. “I did not think I should have to fight Humana for coverage each time I received my medical supplies,” 74-year-old...
October 19, 2013 - 4:28am
September 25, 2013
Minn. AG among 40 to urge tight regulation of e-cigarettes
BOSTON (AP) — Forty attorneys general sent a letter to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday urging the agency to meet its own deadline and regulate electronic cigarettes in the same way it regulates tobacco products. The letter, co-sponsored by Massachusetts Attorney...
September 25, 2013 - 12:48am
August 12, 2013
Holder to outline new drug offender sentencing proposal
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Justice Department plans to change how it prosecutes some non-violent drug offenders, so they would no longer face mandatory minimum prison sentences, in an overhaul of federal prison policy that Attorney General Eric Holder will unveil on Monday. Holder...
August 12, 2013 - 7:39am
July 16, 2013
AG strongly criticizes stand-your-ground laws
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder on Tuesday strongly criticized stand-your-ground laws that allow a person who believes he is in danger to use deadly force in self-defense.
July 16, 2013 - 4:19pm
July 15, 2013
AG calls Martin killing an 'unnecessary shooting'
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Attorney General Eric Holder said Monday the killing of Trayvon Martin was a "tragic, unnecessary shooting" and that the 17-year-old's death provides an opportunity for the nation to speak honestly about complicated and emotionally charged issues.
July 15, 2013 - 12:48pm