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Trump to sign order on Tuesday easing energy regulations
Lake Superior lighthouse to be restored
Faith, forgiveness help Minnesota parents deal with daughter's death at hands of drunk driver
Zoo in Minnesota to raise two more rare snow leopards
Girls on flight to Minneapolis barred for wearing leggings without dresses
Girls Basketball: Oman a Class AA All-State first-teamer
Local Roundup: Warrior softball team opens season in crossover
Inspired by grandfather, Taylor Rogers just keeps taking the ball for Minnesota Twins
NCAA Tournament: Maye lifts Tar Heels to Final Four
Among fresh faces, Tar Heels make it to Final Four in win over Kentucky
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
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'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
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Shirley Mae Ehrlich
Shirley A. Leyendecker
Marvin Charles Hiepler
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Commentary: Minnesota needs transportation investment
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February 22, 2017
Trump seeks jobs advice from some firms that offshore U.S. work
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump, who has vowed to stop U.S. manufacturing from disappearing overseas, is seeking job-creation advice...
February 22, 2017 - 3:10pm
February 21, 2017
UPS tests drone deliveries, eyes future price changes
Package delivery company United Parcel Service said on Tuesday, Feb. 21, it will consider raising prices across the board in coming years to...
February 21, 2017 - 12:09pm
February 20, 2017
Burger King, Tim Hortons owner nears deal to buy Popeyes
Restaurant Brands International Inc., owner of the Burger King and Tim Hortons fast-food chains, is nearing a deal to acquire Popeyes Louisiana...
February 20, 2017 - 2:01pm
February 19, 2017
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — Tom Clarke has developed a pattern in recent years: finding shuttered, bankrupt companies, buying them for pennies...
February 19, 2017 - 3:04pm
February 18, 2017
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
Farmers need to look for low-investment opportunities to increase income in this tough ag economy. That was just some of the advice from lenders...
February 18, 2017 - 8:30am
February 17, 2017
Unilever rejects $143 billion Kraft Heinz bid as without merit
LONDON—U.S. food company Kraft Heinz Co. made a surprise $143 billion offer for Unilever in a bid to build a global consumer goods giant,...
February 17, 2017 - 3:35pm
February 16, 2017
Dow Jones barely notches sixth straight record high close
The Dow Jones Industrial Average scored its sixth straight record high on Thursday, Feb. 16, but just barely, while the S&P 500 edged lower due...
February 16, 2017 - 4:32pm
February 15, 2017
Enbridge closes on $1.5 billion stake in Dakota Access Pipeline
DULUTH, Minn.—Enbridge has closed on its $1.5 billion purchase of a stake in the contentious Dakota Access pipeline. Enbridge Energy Partners...
February 15, 2017 - 8:41pm
Trump meets with retail CEOs to talk taxes, imports
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump on Wednesday called tax code revisions a critical way to boost the nation's economy as he kicked off...
February 15, 2017 - 3:26pm
February 14, 2017
Titan Machinery to close 15 stores in Minn. and N.D. as part of dealership restructuring
WEST FARGO, N.D. — Fifteen stores in a network of agriculture and construction equipment dealers headquartered here will soon close, including...
February 14, 2017 - 9:03pm
TimeWorn Wood: Atwater firm creates unique market product
ATWATER — At first glance, the rural Atwater home of Jared and Amanda Groebner looks like a typical Minnesota farm with a well-kept classic...
February 14, 2017 - 10:02am
February 13, 2017
S&P 500 tops $20 trillion as Wall Street trades on Trump
U.S. equity indexes hit record highs on Monday, Feb. 13, with the benchmark S&P 500's market value topping $20 trillion as investors bet tax...
February 13, 2017 - 5:29pm
Verizon's move to unlimited data ups ante in wireless war
NEW YORK—Verizon Communications announcement that it will once again offer an unlimited pricing plan marks a shift in its thinking as a...
February 13, 2017 - 12:58pm
Brothers harvest viral gold with ag-themed videos
Three young brothers who live and work on the family farm have found themselves in the world spotlight. The Peterson Farm Bros. started creating...
February 13, 2017 - 7:51am
February 11, 2017
U.S. consumer sentiment falls as election euphoria fizzles
WASHINGTON — U.S. consumer sentiment eased off a 13-year high in early February likely as some of the jubilation over Donald Trump's election...
February 11, 2017 - 5:02am