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Ag economy in reset: Speaker says period of high commodity prices was aberration
Dakota Access Pipeline camp closure goes fairly peacefully despite 2 hurt and 10 arrested
Trump revokes rules on transgender bathrooms
For Apple's new headquarters, a door handle took more than a year to design
White House delays revamped immigration order to next week, official says
Thibodeau hasn't found trade he likes 'at this point'
Stingers Baseball: Boys are back in town
MLB commissioner: Intentional walk change not enough
WCT Sports Show: Girls basketball bracket watch
Multiple concussions have NASCAR's Danica Patrick thinking about future
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
Around our region published Feb. 22
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
Roger "Billy" Schlueter
Donald "Donnie" Clausen
Gladys M. Torbenson
Donna M. Goff
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Willmar Commentary: America's predictable pension crisis
June 23, 2014
Honda and others recall nearly 3 million vehicles over air bag flaw
TOKYO/DETROIT (Reuters) - Honda Motor Co and other Japanese automakers on Monday recalled almost 3 million cars with potentially explosive air...
June 23, 2014 - 11:11am
June 13, 2014
GM's safety crisis deepens with Camaro switch recall
DETROIT — General Motors Co. recalled 511,528 Chevrolet Camaros on Friday for an ignition switch problem similar to the defect linked to at least 13 deaths in Chevrolet Cobalts and other models. GM said it was aware of minor accidents and no fatalities from the Camaro. It said the...
June 13, 2014 - 3:42pm
April 2, 2014
GM avoided defective switch redesign linked to 13 deaths to save a dollar on each car
DETROIT/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - General Motors Co in 2005 decided not to change an ignition switch eventually linked to the deaths of at least 13 people because it would have added about a dollar to the cost of each car, according to an internal GM document provided to U.S. congressional...
April 2, 2014 - 9:15am
Editorial: GM’s lack of recall is hurting its reputation
General Motors has harmed its reputation and goodwill because of its failure over 10 years to recall small vehicles with a faulty ignition switch. This recall that began in February over a 57-cent part has now grown to 2.6 million vehicles worldwide. Since 2005, GM elected not...
April 2, 2014 - 6:00am
Cartoon by Joe Heller
April 2, 2014 - 12:01am
March 12, 2014
Federal prosecutors reportedly open criminal probe of GM recall
NEW YORK/WASHINGTON/DETROIT (Reuters) - Federal prosecutors are examining whether General Motors is criminally liable for failing to properly disclose problems with some of its vehicles that were linked to 13 deaths and led to a recall last month, according to a source familiar with...
March 12, 2014 - 7:15am
October 9, 2013
Third Colorado lawmaker faces possible recall for gun control votes
DENVER (Reuters) - Following the recall of two Democratic state senators in Colorado last month over their support for gun control laws, a third faces possible ouster, an outcome that would shift control of the state Senate to Republicans.
October 9, 2013 - 7:56am
All 5 commissioners ousted in recall in N.D. county after $3.5 million building project
COOPERSTOWN, N.D. -- While they can’t do anything about the courthouse that’s being constructed at an estimated cost of $3.5 million, voters in Griggs County cast their votes in a recall election Tuesday that unseated all five county commissioners who approved the project....
October 9, 2013 - 7:36am
September 11, 2013
Colorado voters oust Democratic state senators over gun control
DENVER (Reuters) - Colorado voters ousted two Democratic lawmakers, including the state senate president, in a historic recall vote on Tuesday over their support for tougher gun control laws, handing a major victory to gun rights supporters.
September 11, 2013 - 7:23am
September 5, 2013
Chobani recalls some Greek yogurt cups
NEW YORK (AP) -- Chobani says it's issuing a recall of some its Greek yogurt cups that were affected by mold after some customers reported...
September 5, 2013 - 7:29am
August 19, 2013
San Diego mayor set to return amid recall drive
SAN DIEGO (AP) — According to the age-old saying, time heals all. But for Mayor Bob Filner, his troubles have only continued to mount while...
August 19, 2013 - 7:00am
June 18, 2013
Chrysler agrees to recall of Jeeps at risk of fire
DETROIT (AP) -- Chrysler avoided a showdown with government safety regulators Tuesday, agreeing to recall 2.7 million older Jeep Grand Cherokee and Liberty SUVs that could be at risk of a fuel tank fire.
June 18, 2013 - 2:12pm
Chrysler expected to formally refuse Jeep recall
DETROIT (AP) -- In one of the biggest-ever showdowns between an automaker and the government, Chrysler on Tuesday is expected to file papers explaining its refusal to recall 2.7 million older Jeep SUVs that are at risk of catching fire in rear-end collisions.
June 18, 2013 - 6:54am
June 13, 2013
Honda recalling 18,000 cars to fix brakes
DETROIT (AP) -- Honda is recalling more than 18,000 cars in the U.S. to fix problems with the brakes. The recall affects more than 13,000 Acura RSX compact cars from 2006 and the Honda S2000 sports car from the 2006 and 2007 model years. Honda says some power brake booster...
June 13, 2013 - 11:00am
June 5, 2013
Toyota recalls 242,000 Prius, Lexus hybrid cars
TOKYO (AP) -- Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday it is recalling about 242,000 of its Prius and Lexus hybrid vehicles due to problems with their braking systems. The recall applies to about 233,000 Prius vehicles made between March and October 2009 and about 9,000 Lexus HS250h models...
June 5, 2013 - 10:00am