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UPDATE: Boyfriend with a record arrested in crash that killed University of St. Thomas student
Felon accused of counterfeiting scheme, Hastings police say
Mystic Lake Casino planning Super Bowl acts
Frogs in Minnesota, across U.S. dying from disease
Susie Island transferred to Grand Portage Band
Tuesday prep roundup: WHS boys soccer team rolls on
Cross country: LQPV/DB wins in Madison
Girls tennis: Worthington nips Marshall, 4-3
Girls soccer: Offense hard to find in 8-0 WHS loss
College volleyball: Improved Lady Jays are energized
Column: District 518 continuing to offer PASS
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Bygone staples and technology of the 1970s
Mystery plant has edible berries
Patience is a virtue, especially in gardening
Marilyn (Rogers) Koch
Ronald W. Ebeling
Jacqueline "Jackie" Barrett
Terrie L. Roede
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
Column: Sunday afternoon outing sufficient for true world wonder
Looking Back: 1992 -- Bristow joins staff of local insurer
Disheveled Theologian: Updates and encouragement
Column: There is White House shadow across swath of our local region
out and about
Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
Wallace 80th birthday
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Notice of hearing on proposed assessment
Notice of hearing on proposed assessment
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. Diane Loeffler, D-Minneapolis,...
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
June 18, 2012
New policy could affect area immigrants
WORTHINGTON -- Hundreds of thousands of young, educated, illegal immigrants may get the opportunity to stay in the United States and work under a new policy announced Friday by the Obama administration, but it will take a few weeks until requests can be accepted. Secretary of Homeland...
June 18, 2012 - 9:00pm