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Al Franken is back to joke writing with this sick burn on Ted Cruz
Their son died at Marine Corps boot camp. Now they have a message for other recruits.
Younger brother of Manchester bomber was 'planning to stage an attack' in Libya, authorities say
The White House plan to sell oil reserves could lessen U.S. debt. It could also lower prices.
Trump's deep budget cuts could cause a backlash in rural America
WCT Sports Show: BOLD, NLS among baseball hopefuls
Prep Softball: Becker's late run sinks Willmar
Prep Baseball: Falcons close with a gem
Prep Baseball: Cards dazzle in win over Rocori
Local Roundup: Willmar tennis duo take sub-section title
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
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
ABC's 'American Idol' reboot lands pop music superstar as first confirmed judge
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
Marilyn Ruth Rusthoven
Dr. Richard Clausen
Alpha G. Finden
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
Harrop: 'Bro Culture' companies may do poorly by being bad
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Midwest Opinion: Local youth sports can help fight drug abuse
April 7, 2017
Father, 2 daughters and suspect die in St. Paul shooting; mother wounded
ST. PAUL -- Four people are dead and another gravely injured following an overnight shooting on St. Paul’s East Side. The dead include a father...
April 7, 2017 - 8:03pm
April 6, 2017
Minnesota Historical Society opens World War I exhibit Saturday
ST. PAUL—Many Americans see the First World War as little more than a prelude to World War II, but Minnesota Historical Society curator...
April 6, 2017 - 7:21pm
April 5, 2017
Midwest parrot sanctuary trying to rebuild after driver strikes its St. Paul building; driver cited
ST. PAUL—A man drove into a St. Paul building that houses a parrot sanctuary, filling the interior with natural gas, damaging a wall and...
April 5, 2017 - 8:51pm
March 28, 2017
Prosecutors want police conduct expert to testify at Minnesota police officer's manslaughter trial
ST. PAUL—Prosecutors want a national expert on police conduct to testify at the trial of officer Jeronimo Yanez, who is accused of manslaughter...
March 28, 2017 - 10:09pm
March 27, 2017
Man agrees to $2 million settlement after St. Paul police biting, kicking incident
ST. PAUL—A multimillion-dollar settlement—the largest involving police misconduct in St. Paul's history—has been reached between...
March 27, 2017 - 8:37pm
March 25, 2017
New Bush Fellow pursues community development
CLARKFIELD — Neil Linscheid knows firsthand what community development requires in rural Minnesota. He has served on the city council for...
March 25, 2017 - 1:44am
March 22, 2017
'Housing first' solution helping homeless fight addiction, health issues
ST. PAUL — At least four times a day, John Fritz sits on the sofa of his modest St. Paul apartment off Ayd Mill Road and watches the freight...
March 22, 2017 - 7:46pm
March 15, 2017
St. Paul man fatally shot by police responding to domestic disturbance call
ST. PAUL—Before a fatal officer-involved shooting in St. Paul, a man in the area heard a woman saying, "Help me, help me!" and "He's trying...
March 15, 2017 - 8:46pm
Minnesota Opinion: No help from St. Paul again, just more politics
This is becoming a frustratingly familiar storyline: An urgent matter confronts the Minnesota Legislature and Gov. Mark Dayton; Minnesotans need their help. But instead of stepping up and working for constituents — all constituents, no matter what their political leanings...
March 15, 2017 - 10:37am
Saying he fears for his safety, public defender begs off Minn. rape case
ST. PAUL—Allegations of bullying, badgering and threats flew in a Ramsey County courtroom Tuesday between a man heading toward trial for...
March 15, 2017 - 7:05am
March 9, 2017
Video from Saturday's protest inside Minnesota Capitol where Tim Kaine's son was arrested
St. Paul Police say 24-year-old Linwood Michael Kaine was arrested on suspicion of second degree riot during a protest against President Donald...
March 9, 2017 - 10:27am
March 8, 2017
Class A hockey: Defending champ Hermantown fight off Luverne
ST. PAUL — After watching two heavily favored teams get dumped on a wild opening day of the Minnesota high school boys hockey tournament,...
March 8, 2017 - 11:27pm
March 7, 2017
Tim Kaine's son forcefully arrested at Trump rally at Minnesota Capitol
ST. PAUL—The youngest son of U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, Hillary Clinton's 2016 running mate, was one of six people arrested Saturday after counter-protesters...
March 7, 2017 - 10:20pm
March 6, 2017
Morton man gets 15 years in federal prison for possessing handgun
ST. PAUL — A Morton man was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in federal prison for possessing a handgun as an ineligible person. Jeffrey...
March 6, 2017 - 5:48pm
When it comes to lobbying, both content and quality make a difference
Every legislative session, hundreds of lobbyists descend upon the statehouses in Bismarck and St. Paul, trying to achieve their legislative...
March 6, 2017 - 7:42am