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Records published Oct. 27
Turf wars: NLS plan to upgrade football field under scrutiny
Dayton fails to visit all 87 counties in 86 days
Spicer man charged with kidnapping in alleged violent assault of woman
Man injured in Atwater electrical accident
Analyst: Zimmer tackle rotation versus Eagles 'horrible'
Wild's Niederreiter gaining confidence on new line
Conley, Grizzlies hold off Timberwolves
Roundup: Ridgewater sees win streak end in tough five-set match
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Melissa Heen Peterson
Francis H. "Fran" Uhlenkamp
Suzie Richter letter: Get informed, then go and vote
Ryan Rauenhorst letter: Lang will hold true to his values
Election letter deadline is Nov. 2
Thomas commentary: Donald Trump's contract with America?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
October 26, 2016
Republicans may be on verge of losing U.S. Senate majority
WASHINGTON — The Republican Party's two-year run in the majority of the U.S. Senate is at serious risk and may well end Nov. 8, senior...
10 hours 17 min ago
October 25, 2016
Obama trolls Trump over 'mean tweet' on late-night TV
LOS ANGELES—President Barack Obama on Monday trolled Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump—known for his prolific use of...
October 25, 2016 - 3:38pm
October 24, 2016
In historically rare move, Forum Communications Co. doesn't endorse Republican candidate for president
For the first time in more than a half century, Forum Communications Co. and the Forum Editorial Board is not endorsing the Republican candidate...
October 24, 2016 - 5:55am
October 21, 2016
Trump: Happy with bid for White House, whatever the outcome
FLETCHER, N.C. – Republican candidate Donald Trump said Friday that "win, lose or draw," he will be happy he gave his all in the race for the...
October 21, 2016 - 9:13pm
Trump's election results stance deepens Republican Party rifts
WASHINGTON/DELAWARE, Ohio — Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said Thursday he would accept the result of the Nov. 8 election...
October 21, 2016 - 10:34am
October 18, 2016
Teacher contracts, diversity topics at Willmar School Board candidates forum
WILLMAR — The lack of a teacher contract settlement and diversity were prominent topics Tuesday evening for candidates for the Willmar...
October 18, 2016 - 11:02pm
Trump? Clinton? Many young Americans prefer giant meteor, poll finds
Young Americans are so dissatisfied with their choices in this presidential election that nearly one in four told an opinion poll they would rather have a giant meteor destroy the Earth than see Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton in the White House. The tongue-in-cheek question was intended...
October 18, 2016 - 7:45pm
Obama shoots down Trump claims of rigged election, telling him 'stop whining'
President Barack Obama lacerated Donald Trump on Tuesday over his repeated assertions that the Nov. 8 election is rigged against him, telling...
October 18, 2016 - 4:18pm
How Trump, Clinton would fix the 'crazy' health system
When former President Bill Clinton called parts of Obamacare "crazy," he put his wife Hillary Clinton on the defensive and gave much needed ammunition...
October 18, 2016 - 4:17pm
Minnesota sees record one-day online voter registration
ST. PAUL — Minnesota saw a record-breaking 73,478 voters register online Monday, shattering the previous one-day record of nearly 27,000...
October 18, 2016 - 4:13pm
State Department official 'pressured' FBI to declassify Clinton email, FBI documents say
NEW YORK—A senior official at the U.S. State Department tried to push the Federal Bureau of Investigation in 2015 into dropping its insistence...
October 18, 2016 - 1:46pm
October 16, 2016
Clinton heavily favored to win Electoral College, poll shows
NEW YORK—After a brutal week for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, Democrat Hillary Clinton maintained a substantial projected...
October 16, 2016 - 8:43pm
October 13, 2016
Trump as president would pose global danger, UN rights chief says
GENEVA, Switzerland—The world will be in danger if Republican nominee Donald Trump becomes president of the United States, the top United...
October 13, 2016 - 3:07pm
October 12, 2016
A taxing decision: Three local cities seek approval of local option sales tax
WILLMAR — Residents from three Kandiyohi County communities will vote Nov. 8 whether or not to implement a 0.5 percent local option sales...
October 12, 2016 - 10:33pm
Trump steps up attacks on Ryan, says 'shackles' are off
WASHINGTON - Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump lashed out at U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan and other "disloyal" Republicans on Tuesday...
October 12, 2016 - 9:54am