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Insurance rates may climb 25 percent; more reports due later
Fastest turkey in the Midwest
Fire at Okabena Towers; eight tenants displaced
Local family organizes Oct. 7 benefit
Minnesota GOP hires security experts to protect events from protesters
College volleyball: Jays fight hard, fall to powerful Rochester
Cross country: Windom Area's Irwin sharp in Mountain Lake
Prep football: Trojans hope to make their own breaks this year
Zimmer: It's 'possible' Bridgewater could be out for season
Area prep volleyball roundup
Column: Will Putin spring an October surprise?
Letter: Memorable exchange student experience wrapping up
Column: Trump and 'the blacks'
Letter: Kiwanis projects are making an impact
Column: The cost of the EpiPen price increase
Donna Mae Johnson
Joan E. Mork
Kenneth Linn Gaiser
Fern Rosezella Clauson
Column: "Dusting" off the memories
Looking Back: 1991 -- New group home opening in Jackson County
Biking Bob: 78-year-old Hibma still doing plenty of pedaling
Column: A Nobles County cowboy made 1934 history
Column: Together 2016 a gathering to remember
Out and About
Yungmann 80th birthday
Ringkob 45th anniversary
Bullerman 60th anniversary
Froderman 65th anniversary
Rutzen 65th anniversary
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June 19, 2016
Local 4-H’er selected to attend 2017 Presidential Inauguration
FULDA — A Nobles County teen will travel with approximately 45 other 4-H’ers from across Minnesota to attend the 2017 Presidential Inauguration...
June 19, 2016 - 8:13pm
June 16, 2016
Obama meets massacre survivors, assails homegrown terrorism
ORLANDO, Fla. — President Barack Obama met survivors of a gay nightclub massacre and relatives of the 49 people killed Thursday and said the...
June 16, 2016 - 8:40pm
June 14, 2016
Column: Trump exploits tragedy to smear Muslims, Obama
WASHINGTON — How long will it be before American Muslims are forced to wear yellow badges with the star and crescent? Donald Trump, the man Republicans will nominate to be president, has already said that, in addition to banning Muslim immigration, he would also look at closing...
June 14, 2016 - 4:24pm
June 9, 2016
Obama approves broader role for US forces in Afghanistan
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — President Barack Obama has approved giving the U.S. military greater ability to accompany and enable Afghan forces battling a resilient Taliban insurgency, in a move to assist them more proactively on the battlefield, a U.S. official told Reuters. The senior...
June 9, 2016 - 10:29pm
May 26, 2016
Shaping the future: Esther Ernst — Sibley-Ocheyedan’s ‘Grandma E’ — receives Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award
SIBLEY, Iowa — Some teachers call her a superstar, others call her a celebrity. Esther Ernst, widely known as “Grandma E,” humbly responds,...
May 26, 2016 - 9:12pm
Trump seeks tweets over solutions, Obama says
ISE-SHIMA, Japan — President Barack Obama disparaged Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump Thursday, saying the billionaire seeks...
May 26, 2016 - 2:46pm
May 24, 2016
Obama prods Vietnam on rights: Activists prevented from meeting POTUS during Hanoi visit
HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam — U.S. President Barack Obama chided Vietnam on political freedoms Tuesday after critics of its communist-run government...
May 24, 2016 - 9:05pm
May 23, 2016
Taliban meet on succession as Obama confirms leader’s death
PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Senior members of the Afghan Taliban met to choose a successor to their former leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour Monday after U.S. President Barack Obama confirmed his death in a drone strike inside Pakistani territory at the weekend. The Taliban themselves have...
May 23, 2016 - 3:54pm
May 13, 2016
Minnesota leaders react to Obama’s transgender restroom ruling
ST. PAUL — The Obama administration weighed in Friday on which bathrooms transgender people are allowed to use — a heated debate that has stretched from Mississippi to North Carolina to Minnesota. A letter sent to schools Friday from the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S....
May 13, 2016 - 9:25pm
May 12, 2016
As others see it: ‘Gap year’ may help some
About 3.3 million students are expected to graduate from U.S. high schools this year. One of President Barack Obama’s daughters is among them. Earlier this month, the White House announced Malia will not go directly to college. She is taking a so-called “gap year” after graduation...
May 12, 2016 - 9:23pm
May 10, 2016
Obama to visit Hiroshima, will not apologize for World War II bombing
WASHINGTON — Barack Obama will become the first U.S. president to visit Hiroshima in Japan later this month, but he will not apologize for...
May 10, 2016 - 3:14pm
May 9, 2016
Bison becomes national mammal with President Barack Obama’s signature
WASHINGTON — It's official: the American Bison is the country's national mammal. President Barack Obama signed the National Bison Legacy Act...
May 9, 2016 - 3:54pm
May 1, 2016
Obama torches Trump at his final correspondents’ dinner
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama Saturday took aim at Democrats and Republicans alike in his final appearance headlining the star-studded...
May 1, 2016 - 8:07pm
April 25, 2016
Obama ramps up Special Forces mission in Syria against IS
HANOVER, Germany — President Barack Obama announced Monday the biggest expansion of U.S. ground troops in Syria since its civil war began,...
April 25, 2016 - 3:56pm
April 24, 2016
‘The right side of history’: Obama supports Germany’s Merkel in migrant crisis
HANOVER, Germany — U.S. President Barack Obama said Sunday he would do whatever he could to advance a controversial trade deal with the European...
April 24, 2016 - 7:36pm