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U.S. Supreme Court to hear sex offender social media ban case
White House urges ban on non-compete agreements for many workers
Surveys show change in public opinion of police
Minnesota Court of Appeals affirms Meeker County criminal sexual conduct conviction
Willmar man changes plea after Minn. Supreme Court ruling
WCT Sports Show: Section volleyball preview
WCT Sports Show: Section playoffs roundup
Gophers deal 21 with Brooks, Smith combo
Card girls CC team clinches fifth-straight state trip
Timberwolves' free agency waiting game already working out
Great Swedish Adventure begins and features woman with Willmar roots
Willmar native on 'The Voice'
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
Pope Francis the manager - surprising, secretive, shrewd
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Melissa Heen Peterson
Kenley Jo Krogfus
Myron F. Koosmann
Aaron Abrahamson letter: Don't blame Baker for MNsure
Gail Guptill letter: Send Baker back to St. Paul
Harrop commentary: Bill Clinton did not call Obamacare 'Crazy'
Estrich Commentary: Election landslide? Not so fast
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Minnesota man accused in 5-year-old girl's death indicted by grand jury
June 10, 2013
First DFLer joins Minnesota 6th District race, politics
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Circle Pines environmental activist says she'll seek the Democratic endorsement to run for Congress in Minnesota's 6th District. Judy Adams says Monday she will run as a problem solver and political outsider. Adams has never run for office, but says her...
June 10, 2013 - 2:17pm
April 30, 2013
Rural Minnesota Democrats hold key on gun control
ST. PAUL — Rural Democrats’ opposition to changing Minnesota’s gun laws casts doubt on what legislation, if any, will pass this year to tackle gun violence. A group of at least eight Democrats from outstate Minnesota are standing firm against virtually any expansion of the...
April 30, 2013 - 10:52pm
April 24, 2013
GOP says House tax plan hurts Minnesota
ST. PAUL – Minnesota House Democrats say it is time to balance the state budget and make new investments, but Republicans argue the tax plan they are expected to vote on today does so at the expense of taxpayers. “We have a massive, job-killing tax increase on all Minnesotans,”...
April 24, 2013 - 12:27pm
March 28, 2013
Editorial cartoon by Ed Fischer
March 28, 2013 - 9:00am
March 13, 2013
Obama concedes budget deal may be impossible
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama is conceding "we're probably not going to be able to get a deal" on budget, tax and spending issues...
March 13, 2013 - 8:02am
February 12, 2013
Obama vows job creation without adding to deficit, to keep promises that have been made
WASHINGTON — Uncompromising and politically emboldened, President Obama on Tuesday urged a deeply divided Congress to embrace his plans to...
February 12, 2013 - 10:33pm
December 10, 2012
Cartoon by Dave Granlund - Partisan wish lists
December 10, 2012 - 12:00am
November 8, 2012
Minnesota Democrats all smiles as they regain full control of the Legislature
ST. PAUL -- It was easy to tell Democrats from Republicans in the Minnesota Capitol Wednesday, the day after the party snatched back control of the House and Senate. The Democrats were the ones wearing huge smiles. The Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party won all the big prizes in Tuesday's...
November 8, 2012 - 12:00am
September 7, 2012
New Plateaus blog: Third party vote may be lesser of two evils
September 7, 2012 - 9:02am
January 25, 2012
Commentary: The Dems are rooting for Newt
January 25, 2012 - 12:00am
January 21, 2012
Commentary: It's time to worry about Democrats' own focus
Dear Democrats Me, worry? Yes. Every day I'm asked by Democrats whether to worry about Mitt Romney. Many of them, frankly, aren't. They tell me about his being a Mormon (unfair, but true, the prejudice is real) and about the right-wing attacks and the Bain business and his being...
January 21, 2012 - 12:00am
May 14, 2011
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
May 14, 2011 - 12:00am
Cartoon by Chris Britt
April 14, 2011 - 12:00am
April 9, 2011
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
April 9, 2011 - 12:00am
November 15, 2010
Mpls. might have lost Dem convention ground; Urdahl reminds GOP of control
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's bid for a second straight national political convention may have taken a hit in this month's Republican-dominated elections. The Charlotte (North Carolina) Observer's Jim Morrill writes: "The four states that Democrats are considering to host their 2012 national...
November 15, 2010 - 12:00am