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More counties to see Obamacare marketplace monopoly
Solid U.S. consumer spending boosts prospect of Fed rate hike
Five injured in three-vehicle crash in Willmar
Police kill man who fired gun outside Minnesota apartment complex
Minnesota man dies after going overboard during boat test
Finally, the Wolves might give the Target Center two good teams
Roundup: Rockets advance in Class C state tournament
Anderson repeats in Match Play tourney
Vikings open new stadium with preseason win
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Box office: 'Don't Breathe' Scares Up $26.1 million as hot summer for horror continues
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Kenneth C. Hensch
Barbara A. Erickson
Oliver "Ollie" Moldestad
Klobuchar: The cost of the EpiPen price increases
Letter: Nutrition must start early in life
Why can't political ads be truthful?
Dionne: Why Clinton Republicans matter
Parker: The GOP's Trumpian deflation
Five injured in three-vehicle crash in Willmar
August 26, 2016
As racial politics loom over election, Obama's legacy is seen as mixed
WASHINGTON—When Barack Obama became the first African-American to win the White House in 2008, his victory was a turning point in U.S....
August 26, 2016 - 2:40pm
May 14, 2016
Cartoon by Steve Benson
May 14, 2016 - 7:00am
December 29, 2015
Laid off United Taconite worker to head to D.C.
HIBBING — Steelworker Dan Hill gave an emotional speech on the Iron Range last week when White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough was in...
December 29, 2015 - 10:51pm
October 28, 2014
Suspicious cyber activity at White House detected
WASHINGTON — Suspicious cyber activity has been detected on the computer network used by the White House and measures have been taken to address it, a White House official disclosed on Tuesday. The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, would not say who might have been...
October 28, 2014 - 11:41pm
October 22, 2014
Man arrested Wednesday after jumping White House fence, causing lockdown
WASHINGTON — A man jumped the White House fence Wednesday evening and was attacked by Secret Service dogs before being arrested, a Secret Service spokesman said. “Dogs got him,” spokesman Edwin Donovan said, referring to the intruder. He identified the intruder as Dominic...
October 22, 2014 - 11:06pm
May 6, 2014
White House issues dire warning on climate change, issues call for action (with video)
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration on Tuesday released an updated report on how climate change requires urgent action to counter impacts that...
May 6, 2014 - 11:01am
January 28, 2014
Obama to lift minimum wage for federal contractors: White House
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will announce on Tuesday he is issuing an executive order to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour for federal contract workers with new contracts, the White House said. In his State of the Union address, Obama will also call on...
January 28, 2014 - 9:42am
January 26, 2014
Dayton, Minn. lawmakers urge White House action on propane shortage
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton and several Minnesota lawmakers called on the Obama administration Saturday to take immediate action to address the region’s propane shortage. Dayton was joined by U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, and U.S. Reps. Collin Peterson,...
January 26, 2014 - 10:57am
January 8, 2014
Obama targets poverty in San Antonio, Philadelphia and other U.S. 'zones'
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - San Antonio, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, southeastern Kentucky, and the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma will be the first targets of President Barack Obama's plan to combat high poverty in American communities, the White House said on Wednesday. The president will...
January 8, 2014 - 9:03am
January 7, 2014
Renewal of jobless benefits clears Senate hurdle
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A White House-backed bill to renew jobless benefits for 1.3 million Americans narrowly cleared a U.S. Senate Republican procedural roadblock on Tuesday. On a largely party-line vote of 60-37 - 60 were needed to prevail - the Democratic-led Senate agreed to...
January 7, 2014 - 11:49am
October 23, 2013
White House steps up damage control on health care rollout
WASHINGTON — The White House sought to limit the political damage from the troubled rollout of the government’s health care Web site on Wednesday as Republicans increased the pressure to delay parts of President Obama’s signature domestic policy. Obama administration officials...
October 23, 2013 - 10:17pm
July 15, 2013
George HW Bush to visit White House
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A commitment to volunteerism is bringing together presidents past and present.
July 15, 2013 - 6:30am
May 16, 2013
GOP demands more despite Benghazi email release
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House release of some 100 pages of emails and notes about the deadly attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, last year has failed to satisfy congressional Republicans, who are demanding more information.
May 16, 2013 - 7:00am
April 18, 2013
Gun control backers: Senate defeat won't stop us
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama and his gun control allies say Senate rejection of expanded background checks and other restrictions...
April 18, 2013 - 8:05am
January 16, 2013
Document: White House release of Obama plan on gun violence
Here is a copy of the White House release on gun violence announced today by President Obama. White House release on gun violence - Jan. 16 by
January 16, 2013 - 11:45am