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Home-grown products take center stage at Herberger's Close to Home
Women bring new voice to agriculture
Records published Feb. 21
Study: Immigrants make up growing part of workforce, tax base of ND, Minnesota
Corps prepares for final construction repairs at Lac qui Parle Dam
Girls Basketball: Tigers cruise to win over West Central
Local roundup: Eagles win Camden title
Girls Basketball: Dreier vs. Dreier
Wild focused on increasing lead over Blackhawks before 6-day break
Twins' Gibson hopes new motion will deliver healthier arm
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
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
Limit teens' Saturday-night driving, experts suggest
Marlow W. Hanson
Irene Carol Nelson
Marlyn K. Sandry
Anna Mae Hawley
George Herbert Rechkemmer
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Letters: Principles to guide our lives
Cohen commentary: Face Trump unfitness sooner, not later
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
February 18, 2017
Driving a hard bargain for taxes
February 18, 2017 - 10:42am
February 9, 2017
U.S. gasoline tax hike may dent fuel demand in oversupplied market
NEW YORK—A potential increase in gasoline taxes in several U.S. states could put a dent in demand at the pumps and mark another setback...
February 9, 2017 - 4:52pm
Trump vows 'phenomenal' tax announcement, offers no details
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Thursday, Feb. 9, said he would make a major tax announcement in a few weeks, and the dollar surged...
February 9, 2017 - 2:17pm
January 31, 2017
Retailers Target, Best Buy push back against Republican border tax push
WASHINGTON - Days before a group of Republican lawmakers were due to discuss their party's controversial proposal to tax all imports, Toyota...
January 31, 2017 - 8:19am
January 28, 2017
Credit where credit is due: Campaign encourages more people to claim earned-income tax credit
DULUTH — On average, people who claim the federal earned-income tax credit see an extra $2,210 added to their refund checks. Yet about...
January 28, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 14, 2017
Partial quick start for Minnesota Legislature
ST. PAUL — The first new law of 2017 came nine days into the annual legislative session. Now, that's zippy in a process that often drags...
January 14, 2017 - 9:37am
January 5, 2017
Greater Minnesota cities stake claim
WILLMAR — Buoyed by the belief that legislators were delivered a strong message in the 2016 election that rural voters are tired of being...
January 5, 2017 - 9:19pm
January 2, 2017
MN Legislative forecast: Cloudy with a chance of disputes
ST. PAUL—2017 dawned on the Minnesota Capitol with bright sun Sunday, illuminating the newly renovated building. But the sparkle dimmed...
January 2, 2017 - 9:59pm
December 28, 2016
2017 Minnesota tax bill to start with popular, but failed, 2016 version
ST. PAUL—Wildly popular 2016 Minnesota tax legislation would have cut farmland property taxes, increased state aid to local governments,...
December 28, 2016 - 8:42pm
December 15, 2016
Legislature: Health insurance aid might still arrive
ST. PAUL—Minnesotans counting on tax cuts or state construction projects will be disappointed, but those who signed up for pricey individual...
December 15, 2016 - 5:54pm
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