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November 23, 2011
President Barack Obama, with daughters Sasha and Malia, pardons Liberty, a 19-week old, 45-pound turkey, on the occasion of Thanksgiving, Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011, on the North Portico of the White House in Washington. At left is National Turkey Federation Chairman Richard Huisinga. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
President pardons pair of Willmar, Minn., gobblers for Thanksgiving
November 23, 2011 - 1:58pm
Willmar High School FFA students present Liberty the turkey to the national media Tuesday in Washington, D.C. The national turkey will be present to President Obama at a ceremony this morning at the White House and then pardoned.
Turkeys, now named Liberty and Peace, to be pardoned today
November 23, 2011 - 9:00am
November 22, 2011
Brenna Ahlquist, from left, Brianna Hoover, Val Brown and Preston Asche pose for photos Monday -- in front of the presidential turkeys they have helped raise -- during a send-off ceremony at Willmar Senior High School. (Tribune photos by Gary Miller)
Warm farewell for Willmar, Minn., students, turkeys headed for White House
November 22, 2011 - 11:00am
November 14, 2011
Brenna Ahlquist, left, and Brianna Hoover clean equipment to water and feed the presidential turkeys Nov. 3 at a secret location in the Willmar area. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Top secret assignment: Willmar, Minn., students providing care for presidential turkeys
November 14, 2011 - 12:00am
August 25, 2009
Cartoon by Chris Britt
August 25, 2009 - 12:00am
December 11, 2008
Group seeking pardon for former Fargo businessman
December 11, 2008 - 5:30pm
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