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Briefs: Former Obama aide calls Trump a 'psychopath'
Second case of switched babies shakes Canadian community
More bodies located beneath rubble in Italy quake zone
Wild about wine: Carlos Creek expands into Xcel Energy Center, other Twin Cities venues
National Guard soldiers return to Willmar after Kuwait deployment
Finally, the Wolves might give the Target Center two good teams
Roundup: Rockets advance in Class C state tournament
Anderson repeats in Match Play tourney
Vikings open new stadium with preseason win
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
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
Milestones launching in September
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
Barbara A. Erickson
Oliver "Ollie" Moldestad
Kenneth C. Hensch
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Why can't political ads be truthful?
Dionne: Why Clinton Republicans matter
Parker: The GOP's Trumpian deflation
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Cartoonist Opinions for Aug. 27
Update: Shots fired outside Zorbaz in Spicer early Sunday
August 24, 2016
Interactive poll: Clinton leads Trump in key swing states, would likely win election
NEW YORK—If the U.S. presidential election were held today, Democrat Hillary Clinton would win the key swing states of Florida, Ohio and...
August 24, 2016 - 7:29pm
August 19, 2016
AT&T, Apple, Google to work on 'robocall' crackdown
WASHINGTON—More than 30 major technology companies are joining the U.S. government to crack down on automated, prerecorded telephone calls that regulators have labeled a "scourge." AT&T Inc, Google parent Alphabet Inc, Apple Inc, Verizon Communications Inc and Comcast Corp are...
August 19, 2016 - 3:40pm
August 18, 2016
Federal Reserve launches Facebook page
WASHINGTON—The Federal Reserve said Thursday it was launching a Facebook page as part of an effort to reach out directly to a general...
August 18, 2016 - 4:07pm
August 2, 2016
Obama: Why are GOP leaders still backing Donald?; Trump: Hillary's unfit to serve
WASHINGTON—President Barack Obama issued a scathing attack of Donald Trump on Tuesday for criticizing a Muslim family whose U.S. Army captain...
August 2, 2016 - 1:52pm
July 29, 2016
Trump says he was being 'sarcastic' in Russia hack comments; Kremlin responds: sort it out yourselves
WASHINGTON—Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Thursday tried to quell the furor over his call to Russia to find Hillary...
July 29, 2016 - 12:00am
July 28, 2016
Trump urges Russia to hack into Hillary Clinton's emails
MIAMI/WASHINGTON—Republican Donald Trump appealed to Russia on Wednesday to uncover and release thousands of emails Hillary Clinton did...
July 28, 2016 - 12:00am
A Hillary remake: Democrats seek to recast Clinton
PHILADELPHIA—When Hillary Clinton first ran for president in 2008 she was badly stung by a backhanded compliment from rival Barack Obama,...
July 28, 2016 - 12:00am
July 26, 2016
Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
TORONTO—Canada will take older tank cars out of crude-by-rail service much earlier than originally planned, the government said on Monday,...
July 26, 2016 - 8:12am
July 25, 2016
Higher minimum wage, new laws begin Aug. 1 in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's minimum wage rises August 1 and several new laws will hit the books. The state's large employers must pay at least $9.50...
July 25, 2016 - 11:50pm
July 23, 2016
Clinton tabs Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate
TAMPA, Fla.—Hillary Clinton named U.S. Senator Tim Kaine as her running mate on Friday, making a safe choice that will help her present...
July 23, 2016 - 8:58am
July 22, 2016
Clinton picks Kaine as her running mate
TAMPA, Fla.—Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton named Sen. Tim Kaine as her running mate Friday night, according to multiple...
July 22, 2016 - 7:18pm
White House to review ban on military gear for police
WASHINGTON—The White House will revisit a 2015 ban on police forces getting riot gear, armored vehicles and other military-grade equipment...
July 22, 2016 - 11:04am
July 16, 2016
Classified portion of 9/11 report released
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Congress on Friday released a long-classified section of the official report on the Sept. 11 attacks that discussed...
July 16, 2016 - 10:23am
June 30, 2016
Committee recommends Willmar City Council approve human resources position
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council Labor Committee recommended the full council act to approve the establishment of a human resources director...
June 30, 2016 - 11:30pm
June 3, 2016
Feds consider Minnesota moose for endangered list
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Thursday announced that Minnesota’s rapidly declining moose herd may warrant protection under the federal...
June 3, 2016 - 10:53am