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5-year-old Minnesota girl fighting for life after farm accident
Federal cheese purchase to help dairy farmers, the poor
Clinton calls for lower price on allergy drug EpiPen
Interactive poll: Clinton leads Trump in key swing states, would likely win election
Renville County selects new administrator
Tigers overpower Twins
Reloaded Cardinals look to make further strides
May may still return to Twins lineup
Bridgewater throwing in practice
Broken hand not stopping roster hopes for Vikings' Roberson
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Study finds 50 children per day nationwide injured in stroller, carrier accidents
10 tips to avoid summer sabotage of diet, exercise
Reader News: A five-generation photo
Reader News: Celebrating 150 years of Martin Hanson Aasen
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Carol J. Hansen
Gary G. Glein
Herbert K. Dittes
Emma Ruth Kassa
Melvin E. Anderson
Trump's new evolving immigration plan is no 'flip-flop'
Populism Even Republicans Can Get Behind
Commentary: A nice column about Donald Trump
Cartoon by Chris Britt
August 19, 2016
Commentary: Sheriff David Clarke speaks truth
Growing up, I watched a lot of Westerns. In addition to the cowboy hero, the town sheriff was almost always a model of integrity. He stood for...
August 19, 2016 - 7:30am
August 16, 2016
Commentary: What the past can teach us
While we shouldn't live in the past, we can certainly learn from it. We are not the first humans to walk the Earth and yet too many, especially...
August 16, 2016 - 12:24am
August 11, 2016
Thomas: Clinton - Those 'old, tired ideas'
Reacting to Donald Trump's speech Monday to the Detroit Economic Club, Hillary Clinton said her Republican opponent tried to "make his old, tired...
August 11, 2016 - 7:35am
July 15, 2016
Commentary: Is it a replay of Thatcher and Reagan?
Is Britain's new prime minister, Theresa May, Margaret Thatcher reincarnated? There are similarities.
July 15, 2016 - 1:46am
July 13, 2016
Commentary: The race narrative in America
In just the last few days, two African-American men were shot and killed by non-African-American police officers in Minnesota and Louisiana...
July 13, 2016 - 1:00am
July 7, 2016
Commentary: It's a free pass for Hillary
FBI Director James Comey has given Hillary Clinton something better than a get out of jail free card. He's protected her from indictment by...
July 7, 2016 - 1:52am
June 22, 2016
Letter: Have we become a logic-free zone?
Rep. Stephen Lynch (D-MA) recently disclosed that a congressional investigation has found at least 72 employees of the Department of Homeland...
June 22, 2016 - 1:00am
June 8, 2016
Commentary: Snoop Dogg is right
My musical tastes do not include rap and hip-hop, but when Snoop Dogg comments on the “Roots” remake, saying he is tired of movies about...
June 8, 2016 - 12:30am
May 25, 2016
Commentary: Trump and the Supreme Court
In releasing his list of potential Supreme Court nominees, Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, has begun to solidify...
May 25, 2016 - 12:00am
May 20, 2016
Commentary: Losses without gains
“If you won’t stand for something, you will fall for anything.” — quote attributed to numerous sources Historically, when our nation...
May 20, 2016 - 12:00am
May 14, 2016
Commentary: North Carolina fights back on principle
Standing on principle, not to mention common sense, is so rare these days that when someone does it they make headlines. That’s because you...
May 14, 2016 - 1:00am
May 10, 2016
Commentary: A shadow cabinet for Donald Trump
Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, has broken just about every political rule and precedent this election cycle,...
May 10, 2016 - 12:00am
April 28, 2016
Commentary: God and politics
Religion and politics are again at the forefront of this year’s presidential race. Yet, in this campaign, self-described evangelicals don’t...
April 28, 2016 - 1:00am
April 27, 2016
Commentary: The felon vote in Virginia
Thanks to Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D-Va.) 200,000 convicted felons in the state of Virginia may now register to vote. Writes The Washington Post,...
April 27, 2016 - 12:05am
April 25, 2016
Commentary: The Celtic tiger lives in Ireland
In Dublin, they called it the Celtic Tiger, a period of prosperity between 1995 and 2008, during which everything in Ireland appeared to come...
April 25, 2016 - 12:00am