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Texas Republican calls ICE over protesters, then lawmakers start to scuffle
Mammal malady: Tick bite blamed for allergy to beef, pork, venison
Mississippi horror: A timeline of 8 killings, including a sheriff's deputy, by one man in a single night
Manuel Noriega, a CIA spy turned drug-running dictator in Panama, dies at 83
Man who coerced child to smoke meth sentenced to jail, treatment
Stingers add upgrades to Taunton
Prep Baseball: Spaulding shuts down Tigers in NLS' 3AA victory
Softball: KMS, BOLD still alive in 3A
Fischer, Obregon, Ackerman place in 8AA tennis tourney
Late goals lift Penguins in Stanley Cup Final opener
Watch: 'Price is Right' contestant loses his mind as he breaks Plinko record
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Lorenz, Gustafson win Memorial Day 5K
Memorial Day 2017: Willmar, area communities plan cemetery services and more
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Timothy D. Claussen
Donald E. Bjork
Evelyn F. Carlson
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
Column: Lessons from a great leader
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
Bursack: Dad needs help taking care of Mom but he won't allow it
February 14, 2017
Rural schools lead Minnesota teacher shortage
ST. PAUL—When Lee Carlson entered his career in public education nearly 30 years ago, aspiring teachers could expect to compete with hundreds...
February 14, 2017 - 10:32am
February 13, 2017
Minnesota offers website as centerpiece in effort to warn about opioid dangers
ST. PAUL—Educating the public about opioid drugs may be the best way to fight their dangers. That is what Minnesota Attorney General Lori...
February 13, 2017 - 6:51pm
February 7, 2017
Republicans back former legislator Steve Sviggum in surprise bid for UMN regents seat
MINNEAPOLIS — Five years after he was forced to resign from the University of Minnesota's Board of Regents, former House speaker Steve Sviggum could return to the board after a surprise move Tuesday by Republican lawmakers. The Regent Candidate Advisory Council, which vets candidates,...
February 7, 2017 - 10:43pm
February 1, 2017
Baby sitter, 19, charged in death of St. Paul baby
ST. PAUL — A St. Paul teenager faces murder charges after the infant she was baby-sitting died of injuries suffered while in her care....
February 1, 2017 - 10:49pm
January 31, 2017
New Gold mine north of MN border running behind schedule, over budget
INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. — An all-new gold mine under development 45 miles northwest of International Falls is running three months behind schedule and $195 million over budget. Toronto-based New Gold Inc. said Monday, Jan. 30, that the first production from its Rainy River...
January 31, 2017 - 10:02am
Minnesota homeowner arrested after shooting dead a burglary suspect fleeing from his home
MADELIA, Minn.—A homeowner in southern Minnesota was charged Monday with second-degree manslaughter after he allegedly shot and killed...
January 31, 2017 - 9:45am
Second lawsuit filed against PolyMet land exchange
DULUTH — Minnesota-based WaterLegacy on Monday, Jan. 30, filed suit in U.S. District Court against the U.S. Forest Service seeking to...
January 31, 2017 - 7:37am
January 30, 2017
Muslim ban reaches Minnesota as Trump order brings confusion
ST. PAUL — They were words a Muslim American certainly did not want to hear: "We deported your wife and kids." A few hours later, the message...
January 30, 2017 - 10:52pm
January 29, 2017
Deadline extended for Minnesotans to buy health insurance
ST. PAUL — Next week's impending deadline for Minnesotans to buy health insurance on the individual market just got a little looser. The...
January 29, 2017 - 9:01am
January 28, 2017
Credit where credit is due: Campaign encourages more people to claim earned-income tax credit
DULUTH — On average, people who claim the federal earned-income tax credit see an extra $2,210 added to their refund checks. Yet about...
January 28, 2017 - 1:00pm
Bomb threat reported at Grand Forks airport; suspect arrested
GRAND FORKS – A bomb threat prompted officials to evacuate the Grand Forks International Airport early Saturday morning, Jan. 28. Grand Forks officers responded at 5:14 a.m. to the airport after a traveler told a ticket agent there was a bomb in his bag, according to a news release....
January 28, 2017 - 11:04am
January 27, 2017
In speech to media, Wetterlings praise reporting and advise people in spotlight to be honest, open
January 27, 2017 - 9:05pm
Dayton proposal includes extra $371 million for public schools
ST. PAUL — New funding for education makes up a weighty portion of the more than $1.9 billion in new spending Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton...
January 27, 2017 - 8:14pm
January 26, 2017
Update: Minnesota OKs health insurance premium relief, and here's what you need to know
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton signed health insurance premium relief into law Thursday night, mere hours after it passed the House of Representatives...
January 26, 2017 - 9:06pm
Health insurance premium relief passes Minnesota Legislature
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton could sign health insurance premium relief into law Thursday evening after both chambers of the Minnesota Legislature approved the bill Thursday afternoon. A few hours after the Senate approved health insurance premium relief 47-19, the House approved...
January 26, 2017 - 6:30pm