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Alaska man injured in morning rollover in New London Township
High speed chase ends in Willmar with arrest of juvenile
Convictions published Feb. 21
County proposes new traffic option for wye corridor
Holland is the new Willmar City Administrator
Blackhawks close in on first-place Wld with win in St. Paul
Prep Wrestling: Willmar, KMS open state tournament March 2
Boys Basketball: Cards down Cards
Pitino finds lots of new friendly fans as team goes to 20-7
Garnett says return dreams with Wolves died with Sanders
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
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
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Limit teens' Saturday-night driving, experts suggest
Howard J. Powers
Willmar Commentary: America's predictable pension crisis
Harrop commentary: Trump has media crying ... all the way to the bank
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Letters: Principles to guide our lives
February 4, 2017
Iran vows 'roaring missiles' if threatened, defies new sanctions
By Bozorgmehr Sharafedin DUBAI—A Revolutionary Guards commander said Iran would use its missiles if its security is under threat, as the elite force defied new U.S. sanctions on its missile programme by holding a military exercise on Saturday, Feb. 4. Tensions between Tehran...
February 4, 2017 - 2:31pm
February 3, 2017
Tehran hits back after Trump administration tightens Iran sanctions
WASHINGTON—The Trump administration on Friday, Feb. 3, imposed sanctions on Iran, which it said were just "initial steps" and said Washington...
February 3, 2017 - 5:51pm
February 2, 2017
U.S. to issue new Iran sanctions, leading edge of get-tough strategy, sources say
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump is poised to impose new sanctions on multiple Iranian entities, seeking to ratchet up pressure on Tehran...
February 2, 2017 - 5:55pm
April 15, 2015
Letter: We can't trust Iran
The Iranians are willing partners in nuclear weapons negotiations with the USA and five other nations because they want economic sanctions lifted ASAP. They can't wait to get their hands on billions of dollars in frozen assets that will help them finance their terrorism around the...
April 15, 2015 - 4:30am
April 13, 2015
Commentary: Containing Iran's nuclear intoxication
WASHINGTON—Next week brings a constitutional moment illustrating a paradox of Barack Obama's presidency. The catalyst of the drama is legislation proposed by Sen. Bob Corker, chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee, asserting Congress' foreign policy responsibilities and...
April 13, 2015 - 1:50am
April 9, 2015
Commentary: The Iran framework: The devil is really Iran
Too bad the "framework" of a nuclear weapons deal with Iran didn't come four days earlier on April Fools' Day.
April 9, 2015 - 2:48am
April 7, 2015
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Cartoon by Steve Benson
April 7, 2015 - 1:00am
April 4, 2015
Editorial: Nuclear deal with Iran is worth a try
The world powers and Iran announced a significant framework of understanding about a process to limit Tehran's nuclear program. While this is by no means the final deal, it is a step toward reaching a peaceful solution to Iran's nuclear weapons project. And there is...
April 4, 2015 - 5:00am
November 26, 2013
Obama takes on critics of Iran deal, praises diplomacy
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - President Barack Obama took on critics of a newly brokered nuclear deal with Iran on Monday by saying their tough talk was good for politics but not for U.S. security.
November 26, 2013 - 9:05am
September 21, 2013
U.S, Iran letters are a good starting point
The United States and Iran’s leaders have opened the door just slightly to talking, an initial step after 34 years of no diplomatic ties. This week word came that President Obama and Iran’s President Hassan Rowhani have been exchanging letters for discussion. Rowhani, a...
September 21, 2013 - 3:00am
March 5, 2012
Obama says force an option against Iran, but will try to talk Israel out of striking now
President Barack Obama says he doesn't want war but insists he would attack Iran if that was the only option left to stop that nation from getting...
March 5, 2012 - 7:12am
August 20, 2011
Iran sentences 2 American men to 8 years in jail
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- Two American men already held for two years in Tehran have been sentenced to 8 years each in prison on charges of espionage and illegal entry into Iran, state TV reported today. The announcement appeared to dash hopes for the imminent release of Shane Bauer and...
August 20, 2011 - 9:16am
September 30, 2009
Cartoon by Mike Thompson
September 30, 2009 - 12:00am
September 28, 2009
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
September 28, 2009 - 12:00am
June 25, 2009
Commentary: When stand by your man is no longer enough any more
SAN DIEGO -- It's tough to decide what is more painful to watch: the oppressive and bloody crackdown against protesters in Tehran or the pathetic attempts by Obama supporters here in the United States, including some in the media, to justify the president's timid and feckless response...
June 25, 2009 - 12:00am