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Pickups falling through lake ice as officials put out warnings
Fire kills 8,300 turkeys at Meeker County farm
High speed chase ends in Willmar with arrest of juvenile
BANDA: Reshaping soul food's identity
Shut Enbridge pipeline to be drained for several days after leak
Twin Cities broadcaster dies in Florida
Vote for the WCT Game of the Week
Girls Basketball: Tigers cruise to win over West Central
Local roundup: Eagles win Camden title
Girls Basketball: Dreier vs. Dreier
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
Marlow W. Hanson
Irene Carol Nelson
Marlyn K. Sandry
Anna Mae Hawley
George Herbert Rechkemmer
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
Cohen commentary: Face Trump unfitness sooner, not later
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
January 2, 2017
President Obama to give farewell address January 10 in Chicago
HONOLULU - U.S. President Barack Obama will deliver a farewell address on Jan. 10 to reflect on his time in office and say thank you to his supporters,...
January 2, 2017 - 10:35am
December 3, 2016
U.S. presidential commission issues recommendations on cyber security
The U.S. government and the private sector must cooperate to improve the security of digital networks, a U.S. presidential commission on cyber...
December 3, 2016 - 9:27am
November 10, 2016
Watch: Obama and Trump meet at White House
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama greeted President-elect Donald Trump at the White House on Thursday, Nov. 10, the first public step in a...
November 10, 2016 - 12:34pm
June 9, 2016
Obama officially endorses Hillary Clinton for presidency
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama has officially endorsed Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton. "I'm with her," Obama said. "I'm fired up and I cannot wait to get out there and campaign with Hillary." Clinton's campaign sent out tweets to supporters saying that Obama "is on Team...
June 9, 2016 - 1:22pm
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
April 9, 2016 - 2:00am
March 23, 2016
Our elegant man in Havana
Barack Obama walked the cobblestone streets of Old Havana to cheers of “Welcome to Cuba!” After decades of official hostility between the...
March 23, 2016 - 12:00am
March 10, 2016
President Obama welcomes Canadian PM Trudeau, celebrates thaw in relations
WASHINGTON - President Obama offered a red-carpet welcome for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the White House on Thursday, ending a...
March 10, 2016 - 1:41pm
February 19, 2016
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
February 19, 2016 - 3:00am
January 29, 2016
Obama to bolster gender wage gap fight
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration announced plans to expand wage reporting requirements for private businesses Friday, bolstering its efforts to narrow the longstanding U.S. gender wage gap. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s plan would require employers with 100...
January 29, 2016 - 11:07pm
January 8, 2016
UPDATE: N.D. man accused of plotting to kidnap Obama’s dogs had cache of weapons
WASHINGTON — A North Dakota man was arrested Wednesday by U.S. Secret Service agents on weapons charges after law enforcement was alerted he...
January 8, 2016 - 2:06pm
January 5, 2016
Obama makes new push to tighten gun rules
WASHINGTON — Wiping back tears Tuesday as he remembered children killed in a mass shooting, President Barack Obama ordered stricter gun rules...
January 5, 2016 - 11:45pm
December 6, 2015
Obama vows to defeat ‘new phase’ of terrorism
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama warned Americans Sunday the terrorist threat to the United States had evolved into a dangerous “new phase” in the aftermath of a deadly California shooting rampage, but vowed to destroy Islamic State and other militant groups.
December 6, 2015 - 11:44pm
Obama to make forceful pledge of U.S. power against Islamic State in address
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will pledge Sunday to use "every single aspect of American power" to destroy Islamic State during...
December 6, 2015 - 11:41am
November 11, 2015
Veterans and their families to be offered in-state tuition rates nationwide
WASHINGTON - All recent U.S. military veterans and their families will now be offered in-state tuition rates to public colleges and universities...
November 11, 2015 - 1:19pm
November 6, 2015
Obama rejects Keystone XL
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Friday rejected the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada in a victory for environmentalists who campaigned against the project for more than seven years. “The pipeline would not make a meaningful long-term contribution to our economy,”...
November 6, 2015 - 11:17pm