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U.S. jobless claims decline from five-month high
CIA: Russia intervened to help Trump win
Wall Street again marks new highs in post-election run
Litchfield police officer facing DWI charges
Holiday Express rolls through Kandiyohi County
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Curtis Burr Accola
Gregory W. Johnson
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
May 29, 2014
What he went through: Willmar grad looks back on the road to graduation that took him to Mexico and back
WILLMAR — Jose Noe Carreno will graduate this week with high honors from Willmar Senior High School. While that’s no small accomplishment...
May 29, 2014 - 11:45pm
May 1, 2014
Commentary: Immigration: A two-way road
SAN DIEGO — When it comes to insults in the immigration debate, Republicans can dish it out. But they can’t take it. When playing to nativists,...
May 1, 2014 - 2:00am
April 10, 2014
Commentary: Through the immigration looking glass in the U.S.
SAN DIEGO — With many issues, the more you study them, the more likely you are to understand them. But with the immigration debate, the closer you follow it, the more likely you are to go stark raving mad. This probably suits the Obama administration just fine. At this point,...
April 10, 2014 - 2:00am
December 19, 2013
Pressure is building as immigrants looking for legislation
WASHINGTON — With immigration legislation stalled in Congress, Hispanics and Asian-Americans say getting relief from deportations is more important for many of the 11 million immigrants here illegally than creating a pathway to U.S. citizenship, a new study finds. Two polls released...
December 19, 2013 - 11:23pm
July 8, 2013
Immigration, student loan top congressional agenda
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans and Democrats will put good will to the test when Congress returns this week to potentially incendiary fights...
July 8, 2013 - 9:23am
June 28, 2013
Immigration focus now on House after Senate OKs bill
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attention is shifting to the House and its conservative majority after the Senate passed a landmark immigration bill opening...
June 28, 2013 - 8:25am
Editorial: Senate steps up on major U.S. issue if immigration
The U.S. Senate took a major step Thursday in approving a nearly 1,200-page and historic legislation that could overhaul the immigration laws and offer possible citizenship to millions living in America’s shadows. If approved in the House, this immigration legislation would be...
June 28, 2013 - 6:00am
June 27, 2013
Senate passes historic immigration overhaul bill
WASHINGTON (AP) — With a solemnity reserved for momentous occasions, the Senate passed historic legislation Thursday offering the priceless...
June 27, 2013 - 4:40pm
Senate on verge of historic immigration vote
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Senate is on the cusp of approving historic immigration legislation offering citizenship to millions in the U.S. illegally and spending billions of dollars to secure the border.
June 27, 2013 - 7:33am
June 25, 2013
Senate passage of immigration bill on track
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Senate passage of historic immigration legislation offering citizenship to millions looks near-certain after the bill cleared a key hurdle with votes to spare.
June 25, 2013 - 7:33am
June 21, 2013
Senate immigration bill boosted by border deal
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Far-reaching immigration legislation offering the prize of U.S. citizenship to millions is swiftly gaining ground in the Senate following agreement between Republicans and Democrats on dramatic steps aimed at securing the border with Mexico.
June 21, 2013 - 8:00am
June 20, 2013
Senators closing in on border security compromise
WASHINGTON (AP) -- White House-backed immigration legislation is gaining momentum in the Senate, where key lawmakers say they are closing in on a bipartisan compromise to spend tens of billions of dollars stiffening the bill's border security requirements without delaying legalization...
June 20, 2013 - 6:45am
June 19, 2013
Bill could reduce illegal immigration 25 percent
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Illegal immigration into the United States would decrease by only 25 percent under a far-reaching Senate immigration bill, according to an analysis by the Congressional Budget Office that also finds the measure reduces federal deficits by billions.
June 19, 2013 - 3:18pm
June 17, 2013
Court: Ariz. citizenship proof law illegal
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court ruled Monday that states cannot on their own require would-be voters to prove they are U.S. citizens before using a federal registration system designed to make signing up easier.
June 17, 2013 - 10:49am
Immigration bill could decide 2016, senator says
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republicans' hopes to reclaim the White House in the 2016 elections hinge on whether they support - or sabotage - the immigration...
June 17, 2013 - 7:00am