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Dredged sand may bolster Duluth beach eroded by high level of Lake Superior
Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
Holiday DWI enforcement in Minnesota kicks off statewide
Philippines to extradite ex-priest accused of abusing two North Dakota boys
Dayton: Shouldn't take long to elect two new legislators
Timberwolves hand Magic sixth straight loss
Wild hand Sabres seventh straight loss
Vikings LB Emmanuel Lamur: Meeting Cuban relatives 'a blessing to think of on Thanksgiving'
Ex-Wild Jason Pominville, Marco Scandella enjoying new roles in Buffalo
Adam Thielen on verge of breaking Vikings' 1,000-yard receiving drought
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
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
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
Keith Cleo Moist
Catherine A. Brainard
Jeanne M. Poage
Thanksgiving is a time to appreciate all our blessings
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
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!
Card of Thanks
Emma Anne Williams
November 15, 2017
Health premiums dominate discussion: Willmar council's special session on Rice lease mostly taken up by employee insurance concerns
WILLMAR — The goal of Tuesday's special meeting of the Willmar City Council was to give the public another opportunity to comment on the proposed lease and affiliation of Rice Memorial Hospital to Carris Health, a new subsidiary of CentraCare Health. Instead, the meeting was...
November 15, 2017 - 10:47pm
NAFTA talks resume as US warns `short fuse' may burn down
NAFTA talks are set to pick up Wednesday, Nov. 15, for round five where they left off a month ago: with tension and animosity in the air.
November 15, 2017 - 10:51am
November 14, 2017
What is more outsized, Roger Goodell's salary or his hubris in asking for more?
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell apparently thinks he should be paid twice as much as the chairman of Goldman Sachs. For what? What exactly does...
November 14, 2017 - 12:51pm
November 13, 2017
Sean Hannity's fans call for Keurig boycott after coffeemaker company pulls ads from his show
Four companies, including the coffeemaker company Keurig, said they will not be advertising on Sean Hannity's Fox News show following a wave...
November 13, 2017 - 12:37pm
The fastest-growing jobs in America pay about $22,000 per year
The largest two categories of America's fastest-growing jobs offer some of the country's lowest wages and weakest benefits. Over the next ten years, analysts expect to see 1.2 million more jobs for home health and personal care aides, according to a report from the Bureau of Labor...
November 13, 2017 - 12:30pm
November 11, 2017
ND has one of the best weather monitoring systems in the US. Here's how it works.
NDAWN or North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network is a popular tool with farmers and ranchers. North Dakota is known to have one of the best...
November 11, 2017 - 8:30am
November 10, 2017
Early winter brings joy to ski resorts
DULUTH — The cold weather rolled into Duluth this week, and it seems to be here for the long run. The season of slippery roads, scraping...
November 10, 2017 - 9:54pm
Keystone XL pipeline clients ready to fill it with oil - if Nebraska allows
TransCanada Corp. gave its strongest signal yet that it has enough demand from producers to fill the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline with oil. Now the ball is in Nebraska's court. While the company has long said it expected sufficient support from oil producers, TransCanada completed...
November 10, 2017 - 8:35am
November 9, 2017
'How dare they': Nutella changes recipe, sending its fans to the edge
Not many foods inspire a fandom quite like Nutella. McDonald's restaurants in Italy serve it on hamburger buns. Lifestyle websites cheekily offer...
November 9, 2017 - 10:05am
More veterans and military members are putting VA loans into service to buy homes
WASHINGTON - For most of his life, Marrio Pearson gave little thought to being a homeowner. If the 45-year-old U.S. Army veteran thought about...
November 9, 2017 - 8:06am
November 7, 2017
6 ways Amazon could reshape America's pharmacy business model
The pharmacy market is one of the biggest potential new targets for Amazon.com.
November 7, 2017 - 11:14am
Internet companies drop opposition to bill targeting online sex trafficking
WASHINGTON - When Congress launched an effort in August to enable prosecution of online sex trafficking by amending the Communications Decency...
November 7, 2017 - 9:24am
November 6, 2017
New angel fund ready to invest in west central Minnesota
WILLMAR — After being in the works for several years, a local angel fund now has nearly $1.4 million ready to invest in private companies...
November 6, 2017 - 6:29am
November 4, 2017
AgweekTV: Beer and Barley
Montana is a big barley producing state and a growing number of craft breweries are putting it to use in beer. The Beaver Creek Brewery at Wibeaux...
November 4, 2017 - 8:30am
November 3, 2017
First trū Shrimp hatchery to be in Luverne
BALATON, Minn. — Less than five months after The trū Shrimp Co. announced plans to build its first shrimp harbor in Luverne’s industrial...
November 3, 2017 - 11:40pm