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Republicans elect outsider Jennifer Carnahan to head party
Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
AgweekTV: Bargain bull
Caregiving documentary to be shown Wednesday in Willmar
A look at the 11 players the Vikings selected in the 2017 draft
Penguins clobber Capitals to take 2-0 series lead
Larson capitalizes late to take ToyotaCare 250
Pageau's 4th goal lifts Senators in 2nd OT
Santana's tenure with the Twins may be in jeopardy
Minnesota offers filmmakers varied landscapes and cultural activity
Khloe Kardashian sued after sharing photo of herself on Instagram
ESPN layoffs: A list of which employees have been fired
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Young Artist's Concerts this weekend in Willmar, Paynesville
'King Ed' comedy on stage at Ridgewater College
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
Marion LaVerne Haug
Marie Ann Linn
Luverne A. "Pete" Peterson
Harriet "Leona" Madison
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
Tribune Opinion: Destination Playground: We can build it if you help volunteer
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
April 21, 2017
Minn. chief justice worries about legislative budget plans
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota court system's leader says she fears state residents will feel an impact if legislative budget proposes become...
April 21, 2017 - 5:27pm
Capitol Chatter: Transportation funding may be on the move
ST. PAUL — Transportation funding is confusing and controversial, and Minnesota state leaders say vital. Democrats and Republicans have...
April 21, 2017 - 3:12pm
Border wall, ACA funding loom behind Trump, GOP efforts to avert government shutdown
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump and his fellow Republicans who control Congress face their first major budget test next week, with the threat...
April 21, 2017 - 9:47am
April 20, 2017
Trump to sign executive order on tax burdens on Friday
WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump will sign on Friday an executive order on finding and reducing tax burdens and two memoranda ordering...
April 20, 2017 - 7:55pm
MN private prison remains in discussion, but without money
ST. PAUL—A closed western Minnesota private prison would be allowed to take state prisoners under a proposal in front of legislative budget...
April 20, 2017 - 5:27pm
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
ST. PAUL—Minnesota communities could not regulate wages, benefits or employee scheduling under legislation that appears headed to Gov....
April 20, 2017 - 3:21pm
Secret Service permanently shuts down public access to a White House sidewalk
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Secret Service said it would end public access to a sidewalk along the south fence of the White House beginning on Wednesday...
April 20, 2017 - 10:36am
April 19, 2017
Victims plea for Minn. transportation funding, Highway 23 Coalition seeks money to close the gaps
ST. PAUL — Beth Hodgman pleaded that southern Minnesota's U.S. 14 be made safer. "Drivers make mistakes, but they shouldn't be life sentences,"...
April 19, 2017 - 10:22pm
Widow of accident victim makes last-minute plea for Minn. transportation funding
ST. PAUL—Beth Hodgman pleaded that southern Minnesota's U.S. 14 be made safer. "Drivers make mistakes, but they shouldn't be life sentences,"...
April 19, 2017 - 6:05pm
Rep. Peterson to host opioid crisis forum
SPICER, Minn. -- U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson will host a bipartisan legislative forum to discuss the opioid crisis at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 22,...
April 19, 2017 - 5:02pm
Franken says new farm bill should address dairy struggles
FARMINGTON, Minn. — U.S. Sen. Al Franken ranked dairy farmers' struggles among his top priorities for a new federal farm bill. Franken, a Democrat,...
April 19, 2017 - 1:13pm
North Korean mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up U.S.
SEOUL - North Korea put on a musical show to mark the birthday of founding father Kim Il Sung, which ended with a mock-up video of missiles...
April 19, 2017 - 11:05am
April 18, 2017
Minnesota governor expects GOP transportation plan to win
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's Democratic governor admitted he probably will accept a Republican transportation funding plan he does not like, rural...
April 18, 2017 - 5:57pm
Minnesota commissioner dies from infection complications
ST. PAUL — The leader of Minnesota’s Bureau of Mediation Services died Tuesday, April 18 after complications from a staph infection. Josh...
April 18, 2017 - 2:03pm
Lawsuit against Trump over foreign payments expands
NEW YORK - A nonprofit watchdog expanded a lawsuit accusing U.S. President Donald Trump of violating the Constitution by letting his hotels and...
April 18, 2017 - 1:59pm