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Officer-involved shootings rare in Willmar
U.S. Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote
200 immigrants in Texas were smuggled into a pitch-black trailer. 10 died, and the driver has been charged.
'We're going to rise': Red Lake gathers to address opioid crisis
Donald Trump's not-so-great sketch of the Manhattan skyline is going to auction
P.J. Fleck expects Gophers' defense to be personnel-based this season
Vikings put Latavius Murray on PUP list, Sharrif Floyd on non-football injury list
Twins finalize trade with Braves for Jaime Garcia
Reinforcements have Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano excited for season
Vikings' backup quarterback Case Keenum relishes extra reps
Justin Bieber reportedly ‘over it,’ cancels stadium tour, including U.S. Bank Stadium show
Think Kim Kardashian is sexy? This app matches you with celebrity lookalikes.
Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dead at 89
'Walking Dead' stuntman reportedly died after missing safety cushion by inches
'Dead in Deadwood' murder mystery in Svea
Rockin' Robbins concert series kicks off at Robbins Island
Kandiyohi County Relay for Life 2017
Kandiyohi County's Relay For Life is Friday
Rew: A positive attitude is key to cancer fight
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
McFeely: Is Michele Bachmann dipping her toe in Minnesota governor race?
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
June 13, 2017
These researchers just debunked an all-too-common belief about refugees
Refugees have been at the center of a political maelstrom, accused of everything from terrorism to being a drain on taxpayers - prompting President...
June 13, 2017 - 3:04pm
June 6, 2017
Young Syrian refugees are using a new tool to fight hopelessness: Minecraft
For children in refugee camps, playing the right game can make a huge difference. NYU researchers found that young Syrian refugees who regularly...
June 6, 2017 - 2:19pm
May 29, 2017
Montevideo residents seek to help immigrants
MONTEVIDEO — A group of Montevideo residents wants to work with the Minnesota Immigration Freedom Network to make the community immigrant...
May 29, 2017 - 8:42pm
May 8, 2017
Third refugee report presented; Fargo commissioner still not satisfied
FARGO — City commissioners once again reviewed a report Monday, May 8, on the cost of refugee resettlement here, and once there was no...
May 8, 2017 - 9:49pm
May 4, 2017
How one man went from petitioning against refugee resettlement, to now supporting it
FARGO - When 40-year-old West Fargo resident Damon Ouradnik started an online petition to halt refugee resettlement in North Dakota, he never...
May 4, 2017 - 5:57pm
May 1, 2017
Suburban legislators talk diversity, infrastructure during Willmar visit
WILLMAR — Some children in Willmar are worried, expressing to adults their concern that their little friends may be deported. Two men left...
May 1, 2017 - 6:11am
March 20, 2017
Canada refugee claims spike in first two months of 2017
TORONTO - A spike in refugee claims for the first two months of 2017 put Canada on track for the highest number since at least 2011. A fifth...
March 20, 2017 - 8:22pm
March 4, 2017
40 people caught illegally crossing ND border into Canada in last week
EMERSON, Manitoba—Forty people were caught illegally crossing the international border near Pembina between Tuesday and Friday this past...
March 4, 2017 - 6:06pm
February 11, 2017
Militants prey on lone child migrants to drive recruitment, report says
LONDON—Militant groups are using people smugglers to recruit desperate unaccompanied migrant children, who pledge allegiance to jihadists...
February 11, 2017 - 8:00pm
Canadian authorities intercept 21 crossing border into Manitoba from ND and Minnesota
EMERSON, Man.—Canadian authorities intercepted 21 people crossing into Manitoba from northern North Dakota and Minnesota this weekend, continuing a trend of foreign nationals seeking refugee status in Canada. The Royal Canadian Mounted Patrol said it intercepted two groups of people...
February 11, 2017 - 5:01pm
Letter: No justification for Muslim ban
According to Eric P. Schwartz, dean of the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota and former assistant secretary...
February 11, 2017 - 10:19am
February 6, 2017
Worried about Trump, asylum seekers walk cold road to ND-Canadian border
WINNIPEG, Manitoba/BUFFALO, N.Y.—Refugees in the United States fearing a worsening climate of xenophobia in the wake of a divisive U.S....
February 6, 2017 - 2:31pm
February 2, 2017
Manitoba sees rise in asylum-seekers crossing from U.S.
WINNIPEG, Man. — An increasing number of immigrants who left African nations for the United States are crossing the northern border and seeking refuge in Canada, according to immigration resettlement workers in Manitoba. Rita Chahal, executive director of the Manitoba Interfaith...
February 2, 2017 - 8:12pm
January 30, 2017
Trump administration to allow 872 refugees into U.S. this week
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S.
January 30, 2017 - 9:28pm
Global backlash grows against Trump's immigration order
BAGHDAD/CAIRO - A global backlash against U.S. President Donald Trump's immigration curbs gathered strength on Sunday as several countries including...
January 30, 2017 - 7:50am