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Food, lodging inspections show improvement in Kandiyohi, Renville counties
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Prairie protection to be part of Renville County park study
Xcel, FAA research using drones to inspect electric lines
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Girls Basketball: Cards streak by Alex
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New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Howard J. Powers
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Willmar Commentary: America's predictable pension crisis
Harrop commentary: Trump has media crying ... all the way to the bank
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
May 19, 2016
Greek authorities find crashed EgyptAir plane debris
(Update: 12:34 p.m.) Greek authorities have found "floating material" that is likely to be debris from the EgyptAir plane that crashed over the Mediterranean on Thursday as well as life jackets, the Egyptian civil aviation ministry said in a statement. Egypt's envoy to France said...
May 19, 2016 - 10:34am
August 15, 2013
Death toll from Egypt violence rises to 525
CAIRO (AP) -- Egyptian authorities on Thursday significantly raised the death toll from clashes the previous day between police and supporters of the ousted Islamist president, saying more than 500 people died and laying bare the extent of the violence that swept much of the country...
August 15, 2013 - 7:02am
August 14, 2013
Egypt imposes state of emergency after at least 95 people killed (with video)
By Yasmine Saleh and Tom Finn CAIRO (Reuters) - At least 95 Egyptians were killed on Wednesday after security forces moved in on protesters...
August 14, 2013 - 10:54am
July 8, 2013
Clash with Egypt army kills at least 42 protesters
CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian soldiers and police clashed with Islamists protesting the military's ouster of the president in bloodshed that left at...
July 8, 2013 - 9:34am
July 5, 2013
Egypt troops open fire on pro-Morsi protesters
CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian troops opened fire on supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi who were marching on a headquarters of the Republican...
July 5, 2013 - 9:03am
July 3, 2013
Update: Army tightens grip as Egypt awaits final move
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's military moved to tighten its control of key institutions Wednesday, sending troops backed with armored vehicles to the...
July 3, 2013 - 12:46pm
July 2, 2013
Egypt: Military has plans to suspend Islamist-backed constitution, dissolve legislature
CAIRO - Egypt's military has drawn up a plan to suspend the Islamist-backed constitution, dissolve the Islamist-dominated legislature and set up an interim administration headed by the country's chief justice if President Mohammed Morsi fails to reach a solution with his opponents...
July 2, 2013 - 1:53pm
February 26, 2013
Update: Egypt hot air balloon crash death toll rises to 19
LUXOR, Egypt (AP) -- A hot air balloon flying over Egypt's ancient city of Luxor caught fire and crashed into a sugar cane field on Tuesday, killing at least 19 foreign tourists in one of the world's deadliest ballooning accidents and handing a new blow to Egypt's ailing tourism industry....
February 26, 2013 - 10:12am
Hot air balloon crash in Egypt kills 18 foreigners
LUXOR, Egypt (AP) -- A hot air balloon flying over Egypt's ancient city of Luxor caught fire and crashed into a sugar cane field on Tuesday,...
February 26, 2013 - 6:59am
February 16, 2011
Commentary: Thankfully, Egypt did it without us
As a rationale for invading Iraq, then-National Security Advisor Condoleezza Rice said: "The people of the Middle East share the desire for freedom. We have an opportunity -- and an obligation -- to help them turn this desire into reality." Yes they did, but no we didn't. The desire...
February 16, 2011 - 12:00am
February 11, 2011
Mubarak leaves Cairo for Sinai as protests spread
CAIRO (AP) -- Egypt's powerful military tried to defuse outrage over President Hosni Mubarak's refusal to step down, assuring it would guarantee...
February 11, 2011 - 9:46am
February 8, 2011
Commentary: Watching Egypt from a country of free speech
NEW YORK -- The turmoil in Egypt has been a lesson in the fragility of a right we so often take for granted: To speak. It also has been a reminder to those who deride the "lamestream media" as the enemy, traitors and worse that many members of that maligned tribe are also very brave. A...
February 8, 2011 - 12:00am
February 7, 2011
Commentary: Lessons in our Egypt moment
WASHINGTON -- In light of the history-shaking events on the streets of Cairo, it's not surprising that a truly remarkable development slipped through the news cycle with barely a nod. On a unanimous voice vote recently, the Senate passed a resolution co-sponsored by John Kerry and...
February 7, 2011 - 12:00am
February 6, 2011
Henjum's call to Egypt
Tribune reporter Carolyn Lange along with Marlin and Corrine Henjum of New London talk with the Henjum's daughter Michele in Egypt via Skype...
February 6, 2011 - 5:11pm
February 1, 2011
Augustana band group, including west central Minnesota students, get out of chaotic Egypt
Augustana College officials confirmed Monday that everyone on the Augustana Band's Egyptian tour had been able to leave the country. Seventy-one...
February 1, 2011 - 10:27am