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Crosby City Council members want embattled mayor to resign after arrest on four felonies
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Minn. Republicans' cuts to health, human services include shifts into next fiscal year
Man agrees to $2 million settlement after St. Paul police biting, kicking incident
Minn. man convicted of attempted murder loses appeal centering on photo ID
Twins coach tries to help Sano take the next step
Twins' Grossman says he'll be ready by Opening Day
Peterson says he's in 'no rush' to latch onto another NFL team
Wild's slump can be blamed on just about everyone
ND native who once made 2,750 free throws in a row dies at 94
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
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Keith L. Sorenson
Doris I. Rasmusson
Cleo J. Holtberg
David "Doc" Halliday
Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
Pinke: Rally around rural communities
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Dave & Vivian Swanson
November 7, 2016
Facebook partners with news outlets for Election Day live video blitz
Facebook said on Monday it would partner with 50 broadcast stations, print and online publications for an Election Day live video blitz, as the social media company aims to build on the momentum of its popular Facebook Live video streaming service. The move comes as Facebook and...
November 7, 2016 - 12:03pm
Social media helps U.S. millennial voters register
NEW YORK — As the youngest members of the millennial generation became old enough to vote in this year's U.S. presidential election, states...
November 7, 2016 - 11:36am
March 10, 2016
Commentary: Hearing Michigan's angry voices
Tuesday in Michigan was brought to you by white working-class men and the people from little towns and small cities. The outcome of a primary...
March 10, 2016 - 1:00am
March 1, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
March 1, 2016 - 12:30am
Commentary: Sanders must level with his young voters
What happened in the South Carolina primary? Bernie Sanders was asked. “We got decimated, that’s what happened,” he responded. Here was...
March 1, 2016 - 12:20am
February 29, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
February 29, 2016 - 7:00am
August 11, 2014
Low primary vote turnout expected today
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans should not need to wait in long lines at today’s primary election.
August 11, 2014 - 10:20pm
April 29, 2014
Minnesota online voter registration to continue
ST. PAUL — Minnesota senators approved online voter registration Tuesday over Republican objections that the bill lacks adequate data security protection.
April 29, 2014 - 11:24pm
April 28, 2014
Minn. Senate to debate resuming online voter registration
ST. PAUL — A judge says Minnesota’s online voter registration system is illegal, but senators today debate a law change to allow it.
April 28, 2014 - 11:14pm
November 4, 2013
KMS, Benson voters to go to polls
Voters in the Benson and Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg school districts will go the polls today. The voters in Benson will decide whether to provide more funding for school operations, and voters in the KMS district will decide whether to pay for school improvements. KMS will have two...
November 4, 2013 - 11:27pm
October 31, 2013
Letter: The suppression of the vote
“Now many of our Christians have what I call the goo-goo syndrome — good government. They want everybody to vote. I don’t want everybody to vote. Elections are not won by a majority of people, they never have been from the beginning of our country and they are not...
October 31, 2013 - 4:00am
November 8, 2012
Problems minimal across west central Minnesota as 21,547 cast votes
WILLMAR -- There was strong voter turnout and few Election Day problems reported in many west central Minnesota counties Tuesday. In Kandiyohi...
November 8, 2012 - 12:00am
November 7, 2012
Benson voters cast ballots
November 7, 2012 - 12:00am
November 6, 2012
Minn. voters decide if they should show IDs in next election
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Voters decided Tuesday if they would be required to prove who they are in elections beginning next year. Election officials said they know of little voter fraud and said the constitutional amendment would cost millions of dollars, but supporters said that democracy...
November 6, 2012 - 7:39pm
November 5, 2012
New voters looking forward to casting their first ballots
WILLMAR -- Presidential debates mean more now, and they're talking about politics with their parents and their friends. A group of 18-year-old seniors at Willmar Senior High are looking forward to their first chance to vote Tuesday. Several seniors from Willmar talked about the milestone...
November 5, 2012 - 12:00am