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Minnesota baby found safe after possible abduction
Joseph Wapner, Former 'People's Court' Judge, Dies at 97
Transgender wrestler wins Texas championship for girls
White House: Trump might support probe into Yemen raid
Meryl Streep accuses Karl Lagerfeld of spoiling her Oscars
Jacobs: Early migrants reach the valley
Ted Takasaki offers walleye tips and techniques
Dokken: Learning in the wild
Baltimore player arrested on multiple drug charges in Miami
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
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
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
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
Keith L. Kendall
Lawrence "Junior" Johnson, Jr.
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
January 30, 2017
Trump administration to allow 872 refugees into U.S. this week
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S.
January 30, 2017 - 9:28pm
January 11, 2017
Immigrants plead for Minnesota driver's licenses
ST. PAUL — Jose Sanchez says his immigrant community fears living without driver's licenses. "Our community needs licenses to get around,...
January 11, 2017 - 11:03pm
December 8, 2016
Churches say they'll protect immigrants facing deportation
ST. PAUL — The rhetoric on immigration during the presidential campaign season has struck fear into the hearts of many foreign-born families, and a new network of Minnesota churches is mobilizing to respond. The Lutheran Church of the Redeemer on St. Paul's Dale Street already...
December 8, 2016 - 9:12am
November 19, 2016
On website, thousands of Americans pledge to side with Muslims amid talk of registry
• • NEW YORK — Thousands of Americans have pledged online to stand in solidarity with Muslims in the United States amid suggestions...
November 19, 2016 - 10:51am
November 18, 2016
A surge in U.S. deportations could swamp an overtaxed system
WASHINGTON — U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's plan to rapidly deport 2 million to 3 million illegal immigrants with criminal records...
November 18, 2016 - 7:13pm
October 12, 2016
Immigration is a wash on wages, but an overall boost for economy, professor says
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump made immigration a hot topic for the Nov. 8 election with his claims that...
October 12, 2016 - 8:06am
October 7, 2016
Trump says U.S. officials letting in illegal immigrants so they can vote
NEW YORK — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Friday accused U.S. authorities of speeding citizenship proceedings for some...
October 7, 2016 - 9:24pm
September 12, 2016
Canada may grant easier residency for foreign workers, minister says
TORONTO—Canada may make it easier for temporary foreign workers to get permanent residency and eventual citizenship, Immigration Minister...
September 12, 2016 - 2:23am
August 29, 2016
U.S. immigration agency to review private prison deals; shares slide
WASHINGTON—Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson announced Monday that he directed his advisory council to evaluate whether the agency should continue to contract with private prisons, news that hit shares of private prison operators. Immigration and Customs...
August 29, 2016 - 3:51pm
August 24, 2016
Trump's new evolving immigration plan is no 'flip-flop'
SAN DIEGO—Did Donald Trump really just do a total flip-flop on immigration? No, I don't believe he did. I think the elite media in New York and Washington are once again showing that they don't understand the immigration issue well enough to report on it honestly, clearly and...
August 24, 2016 - 7:36pm
August 22, 2016
Milan helps Micronesians navigate difficult waters
MILAN -- Milan's Micronesian community is reaching a tipping point in its American experience, right at a very challenging time. It sweeps this...
August 22, 2016 - 12:41pm
Trump plan on immigration to be determined, aide says
WASHINGTON --- A top aide to Donald Trump said on Sunday the Republican presidential nominee's plans to deport 11 million people who are in the...
August 22, 2016 - 6:28am
August 7, 2016
Immigrants contribute to all aspects of Minnesota economy
WILLMAR—Immigrants and refugees contribute to the state's economy as workers and entrepreneurs, according to a new report from Minnesota's...
August 7, 2016 - 11:02pm
July 2, 2016
Commentary: Obama's legacy on immigration
Obama's shameless legacy on immigration By RUBEN NAVARRETTE JR. SAN DIEGO—With just six and a half months left in office, it's time to think about what President Obama's legacy will look like on one of his most difficult subjects: immigration. What will history say about Obama's...
July 2, 2016 - 6:10pm
June 23, 2016
Hispanics fuel population growth, offset declines in Minnesota
Isabella Agustin left Guatemala when she was 17 because her parents couldn’t afford to pay for her studies. She found her way to Worthington after her husband’s brother talked up the region. “He told him that here you can have more opportunity to have a house or to get a job,”...
June 23, 2016 - 11:25pm