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Minnesota state House incumbents do well in primaries
Radinovich wins DFL primary for 8th Congressional District in one nation's hottest House races
Benson voters approve $26 million school bond
Turnout for Minnesota primary election highest in 24 years
Chippewa County chooses sheriff, attorney candidates, Lac qui Parle County voters narrow field for sheriff
Polanco, Sano lead slumping Twins to win over Pirates
Chicago slips by Lynx at Target Center
Barr, out with undisclosed injury, says he wants to play for Vikings
Zimmer says Vikings' Waynes must 'deny the ball' to be elite
Taking a cut: Twins' Sano trims dreadlocks he spent 3 years growing
Legendary singer Aretha Franklin is 'gravely ill' in Detroit hospital, reports say
'Never Say No' is what North Dakota airman hopes singer Brandy will say to his ball invitation
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Poster, raffle art unveiling prelude to September festival
Hollywood blockbusters will get more love at next Oscar awards
Trump's Walk of Fame star: The West Hollywood City Council wants it permanently removed
Thomas: The Matrix at 20
A champion among tutors: Clara City native a male role model for preschoolers
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Honoring fallen officers: Spicer artist provides artwork for new state license plate
Generations/Life Connections April 2018 now available online
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Commentary: Important advice from one of my heros
Commentary: I do not respect forcing your personal food choices on others or trying to change a person's environmental impact
Planning to save a seat for a friend in a crowded bar? Don't.
Stehn will be thoughtful, professional Kandiyohi County Sheriff
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Gary and Judy Swenson
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Walz, Johnson win governor primaries; to face off in fall
July 30, 2018
Barbie is on a roll: The good news from Mattel's dismal quarter
Hidden within Mattel's announcement of plunging sales and massive layoffs were two bright spots that may be the key to the toymaker's turnaround...
July 30, 2018 - 9:30am
July 26, 2018
Twin Cities-based grocery retailer Supervalu to be acquired in $2.9 billion deal
Eden Prairie, Minn.-based grocery retailer Supervalu is selling itself to United Natural Foods in a $2.9 billion deal that also includes debt,...
July 26, 2018 - 8:12am
July 24, 2018
Ivanka Trump shuts down her namesake clothing brand
WASHINGTON -- Ivanka Trump is shutting down her namesake clothing brand because of her work in Washington, she said Tuesday, a rare acknowledgement...
July 24, 2018 - 1:43pm
July 19, 2018
Amazon Prime Day shopping topped $4 billion, analyst estimates
Shoppers spent $4.2 billion during Amazon.com's Prime Day sale, up 33 percent from a year ago, according to estimates from Wedbush Securities...
July 19, 2018 - 9:27am
July 16, 2018
Canada's biggest clothing store pulls Ivanka Trump's brand from its shelves
Ivanka Trump's fashion line has taken quite a beating since her father took office. Several major outlets, including Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus...
July 16, 2018 - 12:15pm
July 12, 2018
Coborn's to close Montevideo store
MONTEVIDEO — Coborn's Inc. is closing its Montevideo store at the end of the month. Company officials told employees of the plans Monday....
July 12, 2018 - 8:58pm
July 10, 2018
Amazon now sells office supplies and books to cities and organizations
Regular consumers aren't the only ones shifting more of their spending to Amazon.com. The city of Atlanta, Denver public schools and the Mesa,...
July 10, 2018 - 11:00am
June 28, 2018
Herberger’s stores in Minnesota to stay open longer
MINNEAPOLIS -- Herberger’s locations throughout Minnesota will stay open until August, according to company officials. Bon Ton Inc. announced...
June 28, 2018 - 7:49pm
June 27, 2018
Old downtown Willmar dealership comes down
WILLMAR — Work has begun on the site for the third Kwik Trip station planned for Willmar. Construction crews this week began demolishing...
June 27, 2018 - 5:41am
June 25, 2018
Walmart's image takes a dive despite effort to alter narrative
Walmart has boosted wages, set ambitious sustainability goals and is pledging to promote more women into senior leadership — but Americans...
June 25, 2018 - 3:02pm
June 22, 2018
Molson Coors latest beermaker to consider adding buds to suds
Another major beermaker is looking at ways to enter the marijuana business. Denver-based Molson Coors Brewing Co. is weighing whether to expand...
June 22, 2018 - 8:48pm
Minnesota state pension fund halts future commitments to company that played role in demise of Toys 'R' Us
KKR & Co.'s leveraged buyout of Toys 'R' Us is coming under scrutiny by state pension funds that are questioning the private equity firm's...
June 22, 2018 - 2:56pm
June 18, 2018
Sun Mart in Fergus Falls closing
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—About 60 employees will be without a job at Sun Mart when the grocery store here closes next month. Grocery distributor and retailer SpartanNash announced to their Fergus Falls Sun Mart employees on Friday, June 15, that the location would be aiming for a...
June 18, 2018 - 8:41pm
June 15, 2018
The 'Baby Daddy' greeting card you won't buy at Target for Father's Day
Takeisha Saunders was browsing the greeting cards aisle at a Dallas-area Target and began scanning the "husbands" section. In the run-up to Father's...
June 15, 2018 - 11:01am
May 31, 2018
Everything must go: After more closings, there will be 820 Sears and Kmart stores, down from 2,000
Sears Holdings, the struggling department store chain, said Thursday it would close another 72 Sears and Kmart stores as sales plummeted, continuing...
May 31, 2018 - 12:00pm