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Officials release names of three people killed in plane crash outside of Thief River Falls, Minn.
For many teenagers, getting drunk is not on the bucket list
Trump turns sports into a political battleground with comments on NFL, Curry
U.S. bombers, fighters, stage show of force off North Korean coast
Activists tie themselves to Enbridge property in Bemidji
Adam Thielen, Stefon Diggs look to end Vikings' 1,000-yard receiver drought
Mauer, with glittering numbers, plans to play every day
Prep Football: BOLD big on 'D'
Prep Football: Cards bring the heat
Prep Football: ACGC grinds down Osakis
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
Printer Andy Kahmann of Montevideo named 2017 Prairie Disciple
Country Quilters show is this weekend in Willmar
'Almost Saved, But Lost' details snowstorm: New London native publishes book on 1873 blizzard that killed 12 people in Kandiyohi County
'Idiots' worth a visit at The Barn Theatre in Willmar
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Arts festival celebrates 20 years in Willmar
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
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
Tribune Editorial: TIF proposal for First Street South block is a good idea for Willmar
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball is back in full force
WCT Sports Show: Week One Pigskin Picks
Partners of tiny Fargo firm say anti-Muslim tirade by employee made their lives miserable
Jennie Mae Wubben
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
June 21, 2017
Michael Brown's parents settle wrongful death lawsuit against Ferguson
The parents of Michael Brown, the unarmed black teen fatally shot by a Ferguson, Mo., police officer, settled a wrongful-death lawsuit with the...
June 21, 2017 - 8:23am
February 9, 2017
Samuelson, longtime head of Minnesota ACLU, steps down
ST. PAUL — The U.S. Constitution is rarely far from Charles Samuelson's heart. The executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union...
February 9, 2017 - 8:13pm
January 31, 2017
Letter: Join us in peaceful protest
Enough is enough. As a community, now is the time to come together and decide how we will stand up to discriminatory policies against Muslims...
January 31, 2017 - 10:17pm
November 1, 2016
Federal panel begins Minnesota police civil rights study
ST. PAUL — A federal study of relations between Minnesota police and their communities has expanded from Hennepin County to statewide....
November 1, 2016 - 6:56am
September 26, 2016
Supreme Court has reasons to duck transgender rights fight
September 26, 2016 - 10:32am
December 30, 2015
Chicago mayor announces police reforms after fatal shooting
(Reuters) - Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, facing calls for his resignation after a series of fatal police shootings, announced major changes Wednesday in how city police respond to crises situations. Emanuel and Interim Police Superintendent John Escalante said the city would try to...
December 30, 2015 - 3:19pm
March 1, 2015
Chicago protesters demand probe of what they call police ‘black site’
CHICAGO — About 200 protesters gathered outside a police facility in Chicago on Saturday, demanding an investigation into a media report denied by police that the site functions as an off-the-books interrogation compound.
March 1, 2015 - 11:34pm
January 18, 2015
From Selma to North Dakota: Martin Luther King day stirs up memories
FARGO — It’s not something that Jim Kloster talks a lot about. Then again, the retired Lutheran minister from rural Clearbrook, Minn., isn’t...
January 18, 2015 - 10:13pm
April 15, 2014
Minnesota Opinion: Moving in a civil rights direction in America
RED WING — The Civil Rights Act of 1964 proved that determined everyday citizens can change the nation.
April 15, 2014 - 6:00am
September 16, 2013
Alabama marks anniversary of racial bombing that sparked change
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (Reuters) - Fifty years after a bomb ripped through a church basement, killing four girls and shocking a racially divided nation, the city of Birmingham, Alabama, on Sunday commemorated the tragedy that marked a shift in the country's battle over civil rights.
September 16, 2013 - 7:27am
July 27, 2013
Former Rep. Lindy Boggs of Louisiana dies at 97
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Former Rep. Lindy Boggs, a plantation-born Louisianan who used her soft-spoken grace to fight for civil rights during nearly...
July 27, 2013 - 10:43am
June 25, 2013
High court voids key part of Voting Rights Act
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a key provision of the landmark Voting Rights Act cannot be enforced unless Congress comes up with a new way of determining which states and localities require federal monitoring of elections.
June 25, 2013 - 9:31am