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Who's winning and losing in Minnesota's 2016 economy?
Willmar area bird count to be Dec. 17
Riverview planning another large dairy in western Minn.
Final Willmar levy and budget approved
Lawmakers support local option sales taxes in New London, Spicer
Bluejays girls team dominates Hendricks
Pitino has Gophers poised to take 12-1 record into Big Ten play
Is Dozier blockbuster trade in the works?
Wild remain unconcerned with middling special teams
Timberwolves' bench playing Minnesota's best basketball
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'
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Bernice A. Benson
Belmer "Red" Fostvedt
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
December 3, 2016
Deal nears on special session
ST. PAUL — On Friday morning, state officials predicted Minnesota would have a $1.4 billion budget surplus. By the afternoon, Gov. Mark...
December 3, 2016 - 4:38am
December 2, 2016
Separation anxiety: Trump's management style poses challenges in Oval Office
NEW YORK — It has proven one of Donald Trump's greatest strengths in building a worldwide luxury brand: An obsessive attention to detail,...
December 2, 2016 - 10:03pm
December 1, 2016
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
December 1, 2016 - 12:03am
November 30, 2016
Minnesota's 8th District readies for recount
DULUTH, Minn.—Not wanting to jinx what he said was "a legitimate chance" at a recount victory in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District...
November 30, 2016 - 10:57am
November 26, 2016
Clinton campaign to take part in Wisconsin recount
WASHINGTON—Democrat Hillary Clinton's campaign will take part in a Wisconsin recount of votes cast in the U.S. presidential race won by...
November 26, 2016 - 7:02pm
November 25, 2016
Green Party: U.S. election recount would test vote integrity
WASHINGTON—Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein said Friday her push for election recounts in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania...
November 25, 2016 - 8:38pm
November 24, 2016
Trump names Haley, a foreign policy novice, as envoy to U.N.
Donald Trump on Wednesday, Nov. 23, named South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, a former critic with little foreign policy experience, to be the...
November 24, 2016 - 9:44am
November 22, 2016
Trump drops campaign promise to investigate Clinton
WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump will not pursue investigations against Hillary Clinton over her family's charity or her use...
November 22, 2016 - 12:43pm
November 20, 2016
Retired general Mattis a top candidate for Pentagon chief
BEDMINSTER, N.J. — President-elect Donald Trump assessed several more contenders Sunday for top U.S. posts including Chris Christie and...
November 20, 2016 - 10:52pm
November 17, 2016
Trump considering Romney for secretary of state
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President-elect Donald Trump is considering Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican presidential nominee, for secretary of state, NBC News reported on Thursday, citing unnamed sources. Romney, a former Massachusetts governor, is due to meet Trump on Sunday to discuss...
November 17, 2016 - 2:35pm
November 15, 2016
Pawlenty not interested in treasury secretary job
ST. PAUL — Count former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty out as Trump administration Treasury secretary. The New York Times floated his name...
November 15, 2016 - 8:53pm
November 12, 2016
Clinton blames FBI director for her defeat in call with donors
WASHINGTON — Hillary Clinton blamed FBI director James Comey for her stunning defeat in Tuesday's presidential election in a conference...
November 12, 2016 - 8:49pm
November 10, 2016
Judge rejects Trump bid to bar campaign statements from fraud trial
SAN DIEGO — A U.S. judge on Thursday tentatively rejected a bid by Donald Trump to keep a wide range of statements from the presidential campaign out of an upcoming fraud trial over his Trump University venture. The ruling came in advance of a pretrial hearing later on Thursday...
November 10, 2016 - 4:24pm
Liberal Warren throws down gauntlet to President-elect Trump
WASHINGTON — U.S. Democrats' liberal firebrand, Senator Elizabeth Warren, threw down the gauntlet to President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday,...
November 10, 2016 - 4:05pm
Russia says it was in touch with Trump's campaign during election
MOSCOW — The Russian government was in touch with members of President-elect Donald Trump's political team during the U.S. election campaign...
November 10, 2016 - 3:47pm