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Grand jury indicts Allwine on first-degree murder
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
Agriculture funding bills prioritize new Minnesota crops
Pipeline opponents vow fight as Trump approves Keystone XL
GOP scrambling for health bill votes after ultimatum from Trump
State Basketball: CMCS rebounds in consolation bracket
Bears sign QB Sanchez to one-year deal
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Flyers keep Wild in check as Minnesota woes continue
Boys basketball: 'Jays leave feeling blue
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Ruth O. Jones
John E. Vold
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
Swift: The new 'Maximum Overdrive': Could our appliances be too smart?
March 14, 2017
Minnesota notebook: Franken asks Trump to pay attention to bird flu
WASHINGTON—U.S. Sen. Al Franken is asking President Donald Trump to take action to fight bird flu before it reaches Minnesota and other...
March 14, 2017 - 4:34pm
March 13, 2017
Regional divisions have delayed past farm bills
WASHINGTON — Since the Great Depression in the 1930s, the federal government has often responded to disasters on the farm in an attempt...
March 13, 2017 - 8:00pm
March 7, 2017
Froma Harrop: Trump has turned his last corner
That speech to Congress now seems forever ago. Reading the words off a teleprompter, Donald Trump sounded normal, even presidential. Stern critics...
March 7, 2017 - 9:38pm
March 1, 2017
N.D. congressman: Women wearing ‘bad-looking white pantsuits’ during Trump speech have a ‘disease’
In what he called an “obsession” with Hillary Clinton’s loss in the 2016 election, U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., has suggested women...
March 1, 2017 - 6:43pm
Trump softens immigration stance, takes measured tone in speech
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump told Congress on Tuesday he was open to immigration reform, shifting from his harsh rhetoric on illegal immigration...
March 1, 2017 - 6:19am
February 28, 2017
Two Klobuchar bills pass in Congress, encourage women in STEM fields
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Two bills sponsored by U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar have been signed into law by President Donald Trump. The bills are designed...
February 28, 2017 - 10:31pm
February 22, 2017
Minnesota congressman pressed about Trump at spirited but mostly civil town hall forum
SARTELL, Minn. — At the 14 town-hall forums Rep. Tom Emmer held in the last two years, an average of 40 to 50 people showed up to get the...
February 22, 2017 - 11:07pm
February 20, 2017
Capital Chatter: Federal lawmakers lobby Trump on agriculture
ST. PAUL—Midwestern members of Congress worry about what the Trump administration may do about agriculture-related issues, especially a...
February 20, 2017 - 1:19am
January 28, 2017
Peterson adopts wait-and-see attitude on Trump's ag policies
WILLMAR — Congressman Collin Peterson said Thursday he's not sure how to answer some questions from constituents about President Donald Trump's week-old administration. Peterson, D-Minn., said many people in Minnesota's Seventh Congressional District have questions, though....
January 28, 2017 - 8:00am
January 25, 2017
Republicans to kill U.S. rules on corruption, environment, labor and guns next week
WASHINGTON—Congressional Republicans are set to overturn a slew of Obama-era regulations next week, including a controversial anti-bribery...
January 25, 2017 - 9:39pm
January 14, 2017
Partial quick start for Minnesota Legislature
ST. PAUL — The first new law of 2017 came nine days into the annual legislative session. Now, that's zippy in a process that often drags...
January 14, 2017 - 9:37am
January 10, 2017
N.D. man charged with threatening to shoot Sen. Heitkamp in head
FARGO, N.D. — A Fargo, North Dakota, man is accused in federal court of sending an email to the office of U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp in which...
January 10, 2017 - 10:37pm
Fargo man charged with threatening to shoot N.D. Sen. Heitkamp in head
FARGO—A Fargo man is accused in federal court of sending an email to the office of U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp in which he threatened to shoot...
January 10, 2017 - 3:01pm
December 28, 2016
Klobuchar, McCain, Graham warn Russia during trip to area
RIGA, Latvia—Russia will pay the price for meddling in the American election, a trio of U.S. senators warned Wednesday, Dec. 28, while...
December 28, 2016 - 10:30pm
December 14, 2016
Letter: Enriching Congress at our expense
I agree with every word that Joe Raines wrote (Public Forum, Dec. 9). We have no values in this country or we would not have elected such an...
December 14, 2016 - 2:56am