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'Housing first' solution helping homeless fight addiction, health issues
Reps. Cramer, Peterson appear split on Obamacare replacement
Hundreds of cows escape barn fire northwest of Blomkest
Tax breaks, spending, buffers all in a day's debate
Five dead, around 40 injured in UK parliament 'terrorist' attack
Vikings RB Murray has surgery on ankle
WATCH: Last-second heave sends No. 1 Champlin Park to 4A boys basketball semis
USA Hockey postpones training camp amid wage dispute
Twins RHP May undergoes Tommy John surgery
Warriors' Kerr not resting case on sitting stars
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'The Big Bang Theory' spinoff 'Young Sheldon' officially ordered at CBS
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
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Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
Swift: The new 'Maximum Overdrive': Could our appliances be too smart?
March 15, 2017
Amnesty International raises concerns about treatment of pipeline protesters
MORTON COUNTY, N.D. – The board of Amnesty International USA says it has “serious human rights concerns” about the treatment of Dakota...
March 15, 2017 - 6:33pm
March 1, 2017
Another pipeline protest camp closes
CANNON BALL, N.D.—The original pipeline protest camp on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation closed Wednesday, as the Bureau of Indian...
March 1, 2017 - 9:04pm
February 25, 2017
As DAPL camp cleared, protesters plot resistance to other pipelines
CANNON BALL, N.D. - Opponents of the Dakota Access Pipeline who were pushed out of their protest camp this week have vowed to keep up efforts...
February 25, 2017 - 1:02pm
January 4, 2017
Pipeline protesters smuggled rope, carabiners, banner past Minneapolis stadium security
MINNEAPOLIS—Dakota Access Pipeline protesters used tickets to enter U.S. Bank Stadium for Sunday's Minnesota Vikings-Chicago Bears game...
January 4, 2017 - 11:00am
July 26, 2016
Police arrest protesters outside governor’s home
ST. PAUL -- St. Paul police took several protesters into custody on Summit Avenue this morning outside the Governor’s Residence as they seek...
July 26, 2016 - 1:01pm
April 4, 2016
Letter: Prison protesters were out of line
According to the protesters featured in the March 23 edition of the West Central Tribune, for-profit prisons are immoral, and putting black people in prison for breaking the law is another form of discrimination by whites. What’s next, I wonder? Oh, I know — white people are...
April 4, 2016 - 12:00am
March 22, 2016
Protesters disrupt hearing as lawmakers debate leasing option for Appleton prison
ST. PAUL - Protesters who object to expanding the prison system disrupted a Minnesota House meeting Tuesday morning, forcing the panel to recess...
March 22, 2016 - 12:34pm
December 8, 2015
Enbridge protesters appear in court Tuesday in Duluth
DULUTH — Four of the seven environmental activists charged with trespassing in the Duluth offices of Enbridge Energy last month while protesting...
December 8, 2015 - 11:19pm
November 25, 2015
UPDATE: Shooting protesters remain camped outside Minneapolis precinct
MINNEAPOLIS - Protesters remained camped out at the Minneapolis police 4th Precinct this morning, the day of Jamar Clark's funeral. Clark died a day after being shot once in the head by a Minneapolis police officer Nov. 15. Since then, dozens to hundreds of people have been at the...
November 25, 2015 - 10:46am
November 16, 2011
Protesters or nuisance?
Well, it has finally happened. There are now reports of multiple deaths at different Occupy Wall Street encampments, one of which was a shooting that occurred at Oakland, Calif., apparently over a bag of marijuana. These deaths have also been accompanied by various reports of rapes,...
November 16, 2011 - 12:00am