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'It's all about teamwork'
Party for the 'pout': 39th annual International Eelpout Festival draws a crowd to Walker
Area communities awarded CERTs grants
Minnesota West hosting PSEO information night
Authorities apprehend Alexandria man after Mountain Lake standoff
Gregg makes her own trail: Minnesotan wins record fifth Birkie women’s title; Norwegian wins men’s title
State gymnastics: Trojans, Huskies compete at state individual meet
Duluth-based team wins first curling gold medal for America
Sectional wrestling action in full swing
Friday boys basketball: Chargers clinch first conference crown in 20 years
Letter: J turn proposal not right for Heron Lake
Column: District 518 monitoring progress of English Learners
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
We must admit it: This is who we are
How wine tastings transport you
Adrianna (Moret) Wagley
Kim Marie Nielsen
Esther Zavala de Adame
Eidhammer has many reasons to take heart
Disheveled Theologian: Billy Graham's hope (is the same as ours)
What to know about nursing home costs and hospice care insurance
Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
NDSU potato varieties are popular garden choices
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Meyer 80th birthday
Birth: Liesel Lee Harberts
Sietsema 90th birthday
Boock 50th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
December 8, 2017
Somali refugee aims to help Minnesotans better understand their plight
BRAINERD, Minn.—Somalis in Minnesota often find themselves misunderstood, but one young refugee hopes to help change that.
December 8, 2017 - 9:57am
July 24, 2017
200 immigrants in Texas were smuggled into a pitch-black trailer. 10 died, and the driver has been charged.
SAN ANTONIO - The people packed into the sweltering tractor-trailer needed air. They banged on the walls for help, but the vehicle kept going....
July 24, 2017 - 7:44pm
June 29, 2017
House passes bills to crack down on 'sanctuary cities,' deported criminals who return to US
WASHINGTON - The House on Thursday passed two hard-line immigration bills that would penalize illegal immigrants who commit crimes and local...
June 29, 2017 - 5:46pm
June 10, 2017
St. Paul faults immigrant student's instruction
ST. PAUL — A finding of discrimination against a Karen immigrant student is the latest strike against a St. Paul Public Schools equity initiative that pushed English-learning students into mainstream classes without language assistance. The St. Paul Department of Human Rights...
June 10, 2017 - 12:07am
May 29, 2017
Western Minnesota town's residents seek to help fearful immigrants
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — A group of residents in a west-central Minnesota town wants to work with the Minnesota Immigration Freedom Network...
May 29, 2017 - 7:41pm
March 6, 2017
HUD Secretary Ben Carson calls slaves 'immigrants' in speech, drawing criticism
WASHINGTON - Ben Carson, the new secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), on Monday referred to slaves brought...
March 6, 2017 - 7:50pm
February 20, 2017
Study: Immigrants make up growing part of workforce, tax base of ND, Minnesota
FARGO—A new analysis is shedding some light on the growing economic impact of immigrants who live and work in North Dakota and Minnesota...
February 20, 2017 - 9:31pm
February 16, 2017
Taking a stand: Students, workers, business owners participate in ‘Day Without Immigrants’
WORTHINGTON — A group of District 518 students, along with local business owners and employees, took a stand in Worthington as well across...
February 16, 2017 - 9:42pm
November 30, 2016
Immigrants, don’t be afraid to call us, police say in four languages
ST. PAUL -- Don’t be afraid to call the police, St. Paul officers told people in videos posted online in four languages Wednesday. The videos from officers who speak Spanish, Hmong, Somali and Karen stress that St. Paul officers are not immigration officials. They reference a St....
November 30, 2016 - 8:40pm
May 12, 2016
Senate approves Real ID changes
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Senate on Thursday approved major changes to the state’s driver’s licenses and identification cards to comply with federal law. Minnesota had long resisted the changes, required by the federal Real ID Act, but Washington has said it would require federally...
May 12, 2016 - 9:39pm
October 13, 2015
Dayton blunt in MN forum: Anyone who can’t accept immigrants ‘should find another state’
ST. CLOUD — 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 Tuesday at St. Cloud Public Library, about 100 people from...
October 13, 2015 - 9:32pm
September 28, 2015
Immigrants will drive U.S. population growth in next five decades, report says
CHICAGO — Immigrants and their descendants will drive U.S. population growth over the next half century, transforming the country into one...
September 28, 2015 - 10:13pm
April 21, 2015
No agreement on rail ‘blast zone’ funding in Minnesota House
ST. PAUL — A new phrase is entering Minnesotans’ vocabulary. “Are you in the blast zone?” state Rep.
April 21, 2015 - 10:00pm
January 2, 2015
Querido Papa: Lisa Kremer shares local families' stories at the Vatican
For Lisa Kremer, it was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity — the chance to travel to the Vatican, come face to face with Pope Francis and have...
January 2, 2015 - 4:20pm
November 20, 2014
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama imposed the most sweeping immigration reform in a generation Thursday, easing the threat of deportation...
November 20, 2014 - 8:51pm