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Texas woman tells CNN that Sen. Franken inappropriately touched her at State Fair
'Our family is complete': Minnesota family reunited with dog who spent 10 days in ND cold
Willmar council unanimously OKs Rice Hospital lease to newly formed Carris Health
Essentia nurses' union challenges firings over mandatory flu shots
Former northern Minnesota cult leader has sentence reduced
Devils score goal in overtime to nip Wild
Howard, Hornets down Timberwolves
Vikings' Riley Reiff ready for return to Detroit
Gophers need to focus more on perimeter defense, coach says
Fleck, Gophers scrambling to fill QB void after Ohio prep star decommits
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
'Marian' opens tonight on Ridgewater College stage in Willmar
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Helen D. Johnson
Thomas "Tom" Rice
Shelby Kingman Jr.
Donald Schmitz Sr.
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
Tribune Editorial: County sales tax needed to invest in critical infrastructure
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
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Emma Anne Williams
October 16, 2017
Aging rock stars Rundgren, Etheridge face court hearings in ND after marijuana, hash charges at border
PORTAL, N.D.—A pair of of nationally known musicians were arrested on marijuana offenses earlier this year after their tour buses were...
October 16, 2017 - 9:36pm
September 18, 2017
Border security is tougher than ever, Department of Homeland Security report finds
Sneaking across the U.S. border from Mexico is tougher than ever before, and U.S. agents are catching or stopping the majority of those who attempt...
September 18, 2017 - 9:34am
September 1, 2017
White House retreats from government shutdown threat
The White House has signaled to congressional Republicans that it will not shut down the government in October if money isn't appropriated to...
September 1, 2017 - 12:52pm
July 13, 2017
Somali-American family sues federal leaders after 'abusive' detention at Canada border
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — A Minneapolis-area family is suing multiple high-ranking U.S. officials for civil rights violations after what they...
July 13, 2017 - 2:27pm
April 12, 2017
Climate change upsets lives guided by nature, Native Americans say
CHUKUT KUK, Arizona - The impacts of climate change stretch from the loss of polar bear habitat to African crop failures to threatening a seasonal...
April 12, 2017 - 12:44pm
March 21, 2017
Canadian woman stashed weed internally to cross border
WARROAD, Minn.—A Canadian woman who was detained at a Minnesota port of entry Sunday, March 19, had a half-ounce of marijuana stashed inside...
March 21, 2017 - 10:11am
September 1, 2015
Midwest Opinion: Fence off Canada? Don’t even think about it
Scott Walker’s plunge in the polls is worrying The Weekly Standard. But “is Walker’s dive a temporary blip or a sign of deeper problems with the candidate?”, the conservative newsmagazine asked last week. Then it concluded, “The case for calm is fairly strong.”
September 1, 2015 - 5:39am
April 14, 2015
Canadians try to smuggle marijuana in maple syrup cans
DULUTH — A box of maple syrup cans coming through the U.S. border could have provided more than a sugar high. The steel maple syrup cans provided...
April 14, 2015 - 11:01pm
March 27, 2013
McCain, other US senators to tour Mexico border
PHOENIX (AP) -- A group of U.S. senators who will be influential in shaping and negotiating details of an immigration reform package is traveling to the U.S.-Mexico border in Arizona to get a firsthand look at issues affecting the region. By CRISTINA SILVA Associated Press
March 27, 2013 - 8:09am
January 5, 2011
Border Patrol involved in shooting near border
NOGALES, Ariz. (AP) -- The U.S. Border Patrol says its agents have been involved in a shooting near the US-Mexico border in the Arizona city of Nogales. It's not known whether agents were fired upon or whether they fired shots in today's incident. It's also not known if anyone...
January 5, 2011 - 3:17pm
August 16, 2010
Stingers denied playoff access
THUNDER BAY, Ont. -- Needing to win two out of three games in the final regular-season series of the season against Thunder Bay to make the playoffs, the Willmar Stingers instead dropped the first two games and were eliminated from post-season play. After losing to the Border Cats...
August 16, 2010 - 12:00am
July 21, 2010
Commentary: A rhetorical border war
SAN DIEGO -- Because of Arizona's spiteful new immigration law, a border conference meant to bring people together is having the opposite effect. The last time there was this much heated rhetoric flying across the U.S.-Mexico border, James K. Polk was president, American foreign...
July 21, 2010 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
American Opinion: On why sending troops to the border will do little for America
Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad: From The Associated Press On why sending troops to the border will do little for America: President Barack Obama ordered 1,200 National Guard troops to the Mexican border May 25, allegedly to help alleviate...
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
May 25, 2010
Updated: President Obama to send more troops and funding to U.S.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama will send 1,200 National Guard troops to boost security along the U.S.-Mexico border, officials said...
May 25, 2010 - 3:05pm
May 1, 2010
Drug smugglers suspected in attack on Ariz. deputy
PHOENIX (AP) -- Law officers backed by helicopters hunted gunmen in Arizona's desert early today after a sheriff's deputy was wounded by suspected marijuana smugglers, officials said.
May 1, 2010 - 10:30am