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Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
Where to go from here?: School board work session yields ideas, more work
AgweekTV: Bargain bull
Tiptoeing through a minefield: New border tax would affect Minnesota businesses
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Lakers pick up big section sweep at home
Lakers fall to defending section champs
Haire impresses at UMC spring game
Smith selected to NCAA Regionals
Lakers move up to No. 8 in Class AAA
Column: The American Revolution's big winners, big losers
Turning back the pages
She gave 'er a good run...: Firehose used to fight 1914 fire finds new home at Becker County Museum
It's National Stress Awareness Month: Take some time to unwind
LCRC, Kinship adopt a highway: 'Kick Off Cleanup' held on Earth Day
Friends & Neighbors
Perham's Papacito's permeates Detroit Lakes
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
MN gas prices down since last week
SJE-Rhombus receives chapter 2017 ESOP Company of the Year award
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Styx to take stage at Shooting Star May 5
Rosanne Cash coming to Holmes Theatre May 5
Canine lovers, take note: National Puppy Day is almost here
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Janice L. Herman
Neil Daniel "Peel" Englund
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Letter: Trump's extra security costs: Maybe he's worth it?
Letter: Where do our federal tax dollars go?
Lynn Hummel column: The spirit of Johnny Appleseed
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
April 10, 2017
Ag officials hopeful about Trump administration moves
FARGO — A panel of agricultural leaders at a North Dakota State University student event had mostly positive reviews about prospects for...
April 10, 2017 - 10:00am
March 13, 2017
Heitkamp, Klobuchar say change in visa processing could hurt rural healthcare
GRAND FORKS — Sens. Heidi Heitkamp and Amy Klobuchar are speaking out against a coming change to how foreigners' work visas are processed—something...
March 13, 2017 - 6:31pm
March 9, 2017
Guest editorial: We should follow Canada's 'merit-based' immigration model
A recent Reuters story told of people from Africa and the Middle East showing up in Emerson, Man., seeking asylum and "fleeing U.S. President Donald Trump's crackdown on illegal immigrants." But the bigger story about Canada and immigration isn't unfolding in a few border towns. It's...
March 9, 2017 - 6:00am
February 3, 2017
St. Paul, Minneapolis don't use term 'sanctuary cities,' but order may affect them
ST. PAUL — President Donald Trump signed an executive order last week that seeks to bar federal grant funding to so-called "sanctuary cities" that harbor undocumented or "illegal" immigrants. The threat is being taken seriously in jurisdictions across the country, and the outcry...
February 3, 2017 - 11:18am
November 10, 2016
Backs against the 'wall': Trump victory casts pall over Mexico
MEXICO CITY—Mexico was pitched into deep uncertainty by Donald Trump's U.S. election victory on Tuesday, Nov. 8, after a bitterly divisive...
November 10, 2016 - 10:49am
August 12, 2016
Immigrants boost state’s economy
WILLMAR, Minn. — Immigrants and refugees contribute to the state’s economy as workers and entrepreneurs, according to a new report from Minnesota’s businesses. The report from the Minnesota Business Immigration Coalition looks at the economic impact of immigration. Immigrants...
August 12, 2016 - 5:45am
April 22, 2016
Immigrant doctors advance through unique MN program
Minnesota’s first-in-the-nation program has resulted in two immigrant physicians securing positions in the University of Minnesota Pediatrics Residency Program. Established by the 2015 legislature, the International Medical Graduate Assistance Program is the first state-level effort...
April 22, 2016 - 5:50am
October 14, 2015
Dayton: Don’t like immigrants? Get out of MN
Harsh words and heartfelt sentiment were exchanged by community members and local officials on racial issues in Central Minnesota at the St. Cloud NAACP Community Conversation with Gov. Mark Dayton. Hosted on Tuesday at St. Cloud Public Library, about 100 people from diverse backgrounds...
October 14, 2015 - 11:21am
Make immigration reform a high priority
Max Villatoro was a young man when he arrived in the United States in 1995. Two decades later he is a pastor in Iowa City, married and the father of four children. They range in age from 7 to 15 and are all U.S. citizens. He has been described by fellow clergy as a “person of great...
March 14, 2015 - 5:40am
November 21, 2014
Obama blasts Boehner, seeks support for immigration plan
President Barack Obama defended his decision to bypass Congress and overhaul U.S. immigration policy on his own on Friday, saying he was forced...
November 21, 2014 - 4:40pm
July 17, 2014
Duluth among Midwestern cities with population growth fueled by immigrants
DULUTH -- A growing number of foreign-born people are calling northeastern Minnesota and northern Wisconsin home these days. And were it not...
July 17, 2014 - 8:30am
July 2, 2013
Immigration bill seen helping businesses, farmers, economy
ST. PAUL — Minnesota businesses would benefit if a U.S. Senate-passed immigration reform law becomes law, U.S. Sen. Al Franken and other bill...
July 2, 2013 - 8:42am
Undocumented immigrants could get financial aid, in-state tuition
ST. PAUL – Minnesota senators approved a plan that supporters say would bring the dream of attending college closer to reality for students...
May 2, 2013 - 8:47am
April 3, 2013
Lawmakers consider in-state tuition for undocumented immigrants
ST. PAUL – More students could attend college if a plan allowing undocumented immigrants to pay in-state tuition at public colleges is approved,...
April 3, 2013 - 8:46am