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Cameras could be the next weapon against aquatic invasive species
Kerkhoven pilot dies in Wisconsin plane crash
Two killed in Minnesota crash leave behind total of seven children
Minnesotan charged with passing fake $20 bill at Kool-Aid stand
14-year-old girl charged with hours-long assault of another teen, slitting her throat
Fast start propels Stingers past Waterloo
Peterson sets sights on another NFL record
Zimmer grateful for contract extension
Vikings expectations as high as a clear sky
Greenway enters his 11th and final training camp
Judge dismisses 29 claims to late musician Prince's estate
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Charles "Jim" Syverson
Chris H. Nissen
Anita "Ricky" G. Hoyt
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
October 25, 2010
Cartoon by Clay Jones
October 25, 2010 - 12:00am
October 21, 2010
Letter: Tea Party extremes
The Tea Party is made up of well-heeled middle-class people with secure, well-paying jobs with good health care coverage who don't give a darn about anyone but themselves. What they mean by taking back their country is to win for themselves lower taxes and all government restrictions...
October 21, 2010 - 12:00am
October 20, 2010
Letter: Cheating to get rich
Why do all Tea Party or Republicans or right-wingers figure that if you cut a foot off the top of the blanket and sew it to the bottom of the blanket it will make it longer, which seems to be their solution for today's problems? Is it because they are dumb or greedy or just cheat...
October 20, 2010 - 12:00am
October 18, 2010
Editorial: Horner is the best choice for governor
Minnesota faces a major decision on Nov. 2 - choosing the next governor to lead this state away from the political gridlock into the new decade. The historical challenges facing Minnesota are significant: a bipartisan gridlock that has damaged state government over the past eight...
October 18, 2010 - 12:00am
October 11, 2010
Horner faces uphill climb as third-party hopeful
DULUTH -- Tom Horner is not one of those candidates who always dreamed about being governor. In fact, he gave the prospect little or no thought...
October 11, 2010 - 12:00am
September 16, 2010
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
September 16, 2010 - 12:00am
Commentary: The strange slow death of moderate Republicanism
WILMINGTON, Del. -- On the eve of the primary that would end his electoral career, Rep. Mike Castle was in a reflective mood.
September 16, 2010 - 12:00am
September 11, 2010
Letter: The right-wing fantasy world
The talking heads on the Tea Party right are condemning the Democrats because unemployment is high. Apparently the Tea Party thinks it's the federal government's responsibility to guarantee jobs to everyone. Sorry, folks, it doesn't work that way in the real America. Businesses create...
September 11, 2010 - 12:00am
July 8, 2010
GOP chair Michael Steele shrugs off Afghan gaffe
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. (AP) -- In his first public remarks since his widely condemned comments on Afghanistan, Republican Party chairman Michael...
July 8, 2010 - 4:35pm
July 5, 2010
Former ND GOP chairman considering running against Michael Steele
BISMARCK, N.D. -- Former North Dakota Republican Party Chairman Gary Emineth told Forum Communications Co. this morning that he is considering challenging Michael Steele for the national chairman post. However, Emineth said he did not step down as state chairman last week "to take...
July 5, 2010 - 11:33am
June 24, 2010
An assist from a would-be queen
June 24, 2010 - 12:00am
April 16, 2010
Montevideo tea partiers have message for D.C.
MONTEVIDEO -- Carrying signs, flags and even dressed in red, white and blue, some three to four dozen people joined Montevideo's first-ever public...
April 16, 2010 - 12:00am
April 6, 2010
Letter: Frenzy among the Tea Partiers
The frenzied Tea Partiers with their clenched fists in the air, waving banners with false accusations and vicious innuendos, remind me of the crowd surrounding Christ prior to his crucifixion. It appears that things haven't changed much in the past 2,000 years. Allen Iverson S...
April 6, 2010 - 12:00am
April 5, 2010
Five things to know about the tea party movement
For the past year, a passionate group of Americans have rallied together under the banner of the "tea party," altering the direction of the nation's political discourse in the early years of Barack Obama's presidency. The Associated Press reviewed tea party operations in almost every...
April 5, 2010 - 9:05am
GOP, Dem strength in Iowa limits tea party
DES MOINES, Iowa - Iowa is a politically active state, but it doesn't seem especially interested in the tea party protest movement that is drawing so much attention nationally. Some Iowans have signed onto the anti-government effort, but activists have staged only one big rally.
April 5, 2010 - 7:30am