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Litchfield police officer facing DWI charges
Holiday Express rolls through Kandiyohi County
Discipline key to farmers' financial success
Trump's labor pick sends early warning sign to worker advocates
Records published Dec. 9
Tough night on ice
Morris/CA boys down Lakers in OT
Card slow, then stop, St. Cloud Tech
LQPV rebounds in second half, wins in OT
Cards warm up for Classic with win over Rocori
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'
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Enid Evangeline Martell Olson
Cheryl (Cheri) Rae Downs Holgerson
Henry "Hank" Weseman
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
November 17, 2016
Trump adviser calls for tax reform as bipartisan 'jobs' bill
WASHINGTON—A co-author of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's tax plan called on Congress Wednesday, Nov. 16, to pursue corporate tax reform...
November 17, 2016 - 9:18am
October 19, 2016
Richard Lindahl letter: Democrats need our support
Not everybody likes to pay taxes. Dave Baker and the Republicans want to lower everybody's taxes. Sounds good, doesn't it? But is it? Think...
October 19, 2016 - 12:14pm
October 10, 2016
James Swenson letter: The definition of 'fair share'
I have finally concluded I have to take my quest to the general public. If you are a Democrat, Republican, Libertarian, Independent, or something else, I invite your feedback. For years I have searched high and low and searched worldwide on the internet. I have no idea where else...
October 10, 2016 - 12:50am
October 5, 2016
Poll: Trump calls tax avoidance 'smart,' most Americans call it 'unpatriotic'
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump says paying no income tax would make him "smart." While nearly half of Americans agree with him,...
October 5, 2016 - 2:09pm
October 3, 2016
Willmar's money is budgeted to the last dollar
WILLMAR — According to the 2015 comprehensive financial report for Willmar, the city finished 2015 with $136,043,375 in assets, with $39,764,427...
October 3, 2016 - 12:28am
October 2, 2016
Trump's tax writeoff shows he is a business 'genius, advisers say
WASHINGTON - - Donald Trump's decision to take a $916 million loss on his 1995 income tax return showed his business acumen and "genius" at figuring...
October 2, 2016 - 8:37pm
September 21, 2016
Staff talks to reset special session hopes
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton declared a special legislative session dead just more than a month ago, but on Thursday, Sept. 22,...
September 21, 2016 - 7:02pm
August 26, 2016
Klinger: Where Has All the Money for Our Schools Gone?
As fall approaches, millions of moms and dads are scrambling to prepare for the first day of school, excited to support their children's success....
August 26, 2016 - 1:31pm
May 23, 2016
Transportation, bonding fail at end of Minnesota Legislature
ST. PAUL - Minnesota legislators came to St. Paul with hopes to pass a good many bills, but they failed to approve two major issues, transportation...
May 23, 2016 - 8:50am
May 22, 2016
Pieces slowly fall into place at Legislature
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Republicans entered the 2016 legislative session with dreams of passing a slimmed down version of their $2.2 billion tax-cut plan that failed in 2015. They got a $258 million tax cut for the next year. Democrats arrived in St. Paul on March 8 with dreams of...
May 22, 2016 - 11:21pm
Tax-cut bill first to pass as Minnesota lawmakers face midnight deadline
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota House passed legislation cutting taxes Sunday afternoon, the first of four major bills on the final day lawmakers can take action. Also, negotiators approved a plan to increase spending $167 million over the existing two-year, $42 billion budget. However,...
May 22, 2016 - 4:12pm
April 12, 2016
Minnesota Opinion: Someone else may have filed your tax return
The deadline for filing your income taxes is less than two weeks away. But someone else may have already filed your return for you — an identity...
April 12, 2016 - 3:00am
April 11, 2016
Minnesota Opinion: Tax climate unfair to Minnesota businesses
It appears Minnesota’s small businesses will not get tax relief this session of the Legislature. Despite a projected $1.2 billion surplus...
April 11, 2016 - 7:30am
March 30, 2016
Late mailing of MNSure forms draws lawmakers' ire
ST. PAUL — The state's failure to promptly mail critical tax forms to Minnesotans who enrolled in health insurance plans through MNsure may...
March 30, 2016 - 1:38pm
March 8, 2016
Minnesota House Speaker sued by debt collectors, tardy on land taxes
ST. PAUL - Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt faced three lawsuits in the past year over credit card charges. Minnesota Public Radio reported...
March 8, 2016 - 10:49am