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Texas woman tells CNN that Sen. Franken inappropriately touched her at State Fair
'Our family is complete': Minnesota family reunited with dog who spent 10 days in ND cold
Willmar council unanimously OKs Rice Hospital lease to newly formed Carris Health
Essentia nurses' union challenges firings over mandatory flu shots
Former northern Minnesota cult leader has sentence reduced
Devils score goal in overtime to nip Wild
Howard, Hornets down Timberwolves
Vikings' Riley Reiff ready for return to Detroit
Gophers need to focus more on perimeter defense, coach says
Fleck, Gophers scrambling to fill QB void after Ohio prep star decommits
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
'Marian' opens tonight on Ridgewater College stage in Willmar
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Helen D. Johnson
Thomas "Tom" Rice
Shelby Kingman Jr.
Donald Schmitz Sr.
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
Tribune Editorial: County sales tax needed to invest in critical infrastructure
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Card of Thanks
Emma Anne Williams
November 3, 2017
Sears, Kmart plan to shutter 63 more locations in latest retrenchment
Sears Holdings Corp. will close 63 more Kmart and Sears locations after the holidays, adding to hundreds of stores that have shuttered as part...
November 3, 2017 - 12:48pm
October 31, 2017
Book World to close its six stores in Minn., ND
APPLETON, Wis.—Book lovers are likely to shed a tear at Tuesday's announcement by Book World Inc.—it is closing all its stores because...
October 31, 2017 - 9:27pm
October 30, 2017
Cash Wise to build 4th store in Fargo-Moorhead metro at site of proposed outlet mall
FARGO—Cash Wise will build its fourth grocery store in the Fargo-Moorhead metro area at the site of a proposed new outlet mall in south Fargo.
October 30, 2017 - 5:31pm
October 19, 2017
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
Target is stepping up its plan to remodel stores, a bid to regain its cachet and fend off incursions by Wal-Mart Stores and Amazon.com. The retailer...
October 19, 2017 - 10:45am
October 4, 2017
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
A large number of retail stores will not be participating in one of the year's most lucrative sales days of the year: Thanksgiving day.
October 4, 2017 - 3:14pm
October 3, 2017
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
It turns out we're not so slowly killing Black Friday. Fewer Americans plan to shop on Black Friday this year than in previous years, as consumers...
October 3, 2017 - 3:57pm
September 11, 2017
No worries for Zumiez, West Acres' newest store
FARGO—Even as a "retailpocalypse" prompted by a shift to online shopping wipes out other stores, Hailee England isn't worried about the...
September 11, 2017 - 4:23pm
August 23, 2017
Island Market shows viability of local ownership
BIRD ISLAND — Rural grocery stores do not have to go the way of the iconic red barn and disappear one by one from the Main Streets of small...
August 23, 2017 - 9:45pm
July 13, 2017
Shopping habits are hurting American jobs, especially today
More and more Americans are embracing a trend that labor groups have come to fear: We are shopping online now about as often as we take out the...
July 13, 2017 - 8:55am
June 8, 2017
Maurices parent company posts big loss, announces store closures
Ascena Retail Group, the parent company of Duluth-based Maurices, has reported a $1 billion quarterly loss tied to a massive write-down and a...
June 8, 2017 - 8:22pm
June 6, 2017
Elmquist Jewelers adds to ownership
WILLMAR — Jill Hanson and Christine Forsell have joined Mike Noonan as owners of Elmquist Jewelers in Willmar. Forsell is a graduate of...
June 6, 2017 - 11:42am
May 15, 2017
Workers say Wal-Mart discriminated against thousands of pregnant women
Two former Wal-Mart Stores Inc employees have filed a lawsuit accusing the retailer of treating thousands of pregnant workers as “second-class...
May 15, 2017 - 1:24pm
May 9, 2017
Amazon cuts free shipping minimum to $25
Amazon.com Inc said on Tuesday, May 9, it cut the threshold for free shipping to $25 from $35, upping the ante against Wal-Mart Stores Inc in...
May 9, 2017 - 1:26pm
May 8, 2017
The long, hard, unprecedented fall of Sears
In 1989, Sears Roebuck & Co. ruled America as its biggest retailer. It loomed over rivals from a perch high above Chicago, inside what was...
May 8, 2017 - 4:13pm
April 5, 2017
Payless to close 400 stores, including in Moorhead, after filing for bankruptcy protection
Discount footwear retailer Payless ShoeSource said it had filed for Chapter 11 protection on Tuesday, April 4, with a plan to restructure debt...
April 5, 2017 - 11:30am