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Men had blood alcohol levels 2 times over legal limit in MN crash that killed friend, charges say
Oklahoma tribe approves gay marriage as Native American groups debate issue
Cabin or hold? Tech ban latest step in bomb detection battle
As Trump targets environmental rules, companies say they don't cost much
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Minnesota-born Lundquist chose broadcasting over the ministry 50-plus years ago
Bluejays ready to roll
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
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'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
'The Big Bang Theory' spinoff 'Young Sheldon' officially ordered at CBS
'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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December 17, 2013
Embattled Minn. health exchange chief resigns
ST. PAUL — A Costa Rican vacation gave MNsure’s executive director a permanent break from her job. April Todd-Malmlov handed her resignation...
December 17, 2013 - 11:01pm
September 28, 2013
Answers to health care exchange questions
ST. PAUL -- A new way for Minnesotans to buy health insurance begins Tuesday.
September 28, 2013 - 4:10am
Minnesota's health insurance exchange debuts Tuesday
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans may begin shopping for insurance online Tuesday, as a fundamental part of a new federal health law begins.
September 28, 2013 - 4:07am
September 18, 2013
Walgreen shifting employees to private healthcare exchanges
(Reuters) - Walgreen Co is moving 120,000 employees to a private health insurance exchange from coverage provided directly from carriers, the...
September 18, 2013 - 8:00am
June 3, 2013
Some carriers opting out of MN insurance marketplace
ST. PAUL — With just four months to go before Minnesota's new health insurance exchange goes live, it remains to be seen how many choices consumers will get. The names of companies that will offer competing plans via MNsure have not been announced. The St. Paul Pioneer Press...
June 3, 2013 - 12:00pm
March 17, 2013
State health insurance marketplace close to reality
ST. PAUL — Minnesota is just a few steps away from some of the biggest health insurance reforms in recent history. Lawmakers have worked out a final plan from House and Senate proposals to run a health insurance marketplace required under the federal Affordable Care Act, commonly...
March 17, 2013 - 10:46pm
September 13, 2012
House approves Boundary Waters land swap
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. House approved legislation Wednesday that would swap 86,000 acres of state-owned land inside the Boundary Waters for an equal value of federal land outside the wilderness. The bill, which has not been introduced in the Senate, is an effort to end a decades-long...
September 13, 2012 - 9:09am
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December 25, 2010
Making Christmas memories
Four young women sharing one kitchen to bake eight types of Christmas cookies in one afternoon reads like a recipe for disaster. Yet in the...
December 25, 2010 - 8:00am
Baking exchange recipes
Thick And Chewy Gingerbread Cookies Made By Jenna Hanson 3 cups unbleached all purpose flour ¾ cup packed dark brown sugar ¾ teaspoon baking soda 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon 1 tablespoon ground ginger 1 teaspoon ground cloves 1½ sticks unsalted butter, softened but still...
December 25, 2010 - 8:00am
December 23, 2010
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
December 23, 2010 - 12:00am
April 17, 2010
Clothing at the best price
April 17, 2010 - 12:00am
Currency exchange provides services for 'unbanked'
WILLMAR -- People who don't have bank checking or savings accounts know by "word of mouth'' they can have their employment checks cashed or money wired at alternative financial service providers such as Bennett Ventures Inc. of Willmar. "We have a loyal base of customers that really...
November 17, 2009 - 12:00am
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September 19, 2009 - 12:00am