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Hy-Vee to roll out super-sized convenience store in Lakeville
Damage at the drive-in: Iconic Long Prairie theater screen destroyed by wind
Hamline student was raped after house party last year, charges say
Regulators consider first major ND pipeline since Dakota Access
Farewell, lift bridge. Good riddance, traffic: Stillwater downtown businesses are giddy over a future without daily congestion created by iconic bridge
Ex-teammate: Garcia can be 'pretty special'
UND plans to continue playing unique, showcase hockey games
Red Bulls blank Minnesota United for 5th in row
Ice-cool Froome on brink of fourth Tour triumph
Spieth's 65 stretches Open lead to 3 shots
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Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dead at 89
'Walking Dead' stuntman reportedly died after missing safety cushion by inches
Amid rumors, Britney Spears will 'not' perform at Super Bowl in Minneapolis, Pepsi executive says
'Dead in Deadwood' murder mystery in Svea
Rockin' Robbins concert series kicks off at Robbins Island
Kandiyohi County Relay for Life 2017
Kandiyohi County's Relay For Life is Friday
Rew: A positive attitude is key to cancer fight
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
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McFeely: Is Michele Bachmann dipping her toe in Minnesota governor race?
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
Column: Mom uses kindness to teach about differences
Letter: All the cool kids want broadband
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
June 30, 2017
Pentagon delays transgender recruitment by six months
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Friday approved a six-month delay in allowing transgender recruits to join the U.S. armed forces,...
June 30, 2017 - 8:37pm
April 11, 2017
Caitlyn Jenner announces genital surgery
NEW YORK - Caitlyn Jenner says she has undergone genital surgery, two years after the Olympic-winning decathlete announced she had transitioned...
April 11, 2017 - 1:51pm
February 23, 2017
Dayton attacks Trump transgender reversal
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton wants Minnesota schools to continue protecting transgender students' restroom rights. He urged schools to continue...
February 23, 2017 - 2:36pm
Trump revokes rules on transgender bathrooms
President Donald Trump's administration on Wednesday revoked landmark guidance to public schools letting transgender students use the bathrooms...
February 23, 2017 - 10:32am
February 15, 2017
Minnesota Republican lawmakers target transgender health insurance coverage
ST. PAUL -- A bill introduced Monday in the Minnesota House of Representatives would free health insurance companies from having to cover gender...
February 15, 2017 - 4:04pm
February 8, 2017
Boy, 9, welcomed as first transgender member in Boy Scouts
NEW YORK - A 9-year-old New Jersey boy has become the first transgender member recognized by the Boy Scouts of America, which last week said...
February 8, 2017 - 3:16pm
Landmark survey finds U.S. transgender people harassed in public restrooms
NEW YORK — Almost 60 percent of transgender Americans have avoided using public restrooms for fear of confrontation, saying they have been harassed and assaulted, according to the largest survey taken of transgender people in the United States. The survey of 27,715 respondents...
December 8, 2016 - 6:38pm
September 26, 2016
Supreme Court has reasons to duck transgender rights fight
September 26, 2016 - 10:32am
May 25, 2016
11 states sue government over transgender bathroom policy
Eleven states filed a lawsuit on Wednesday challenging the Obama administration's guidance to U.S. public schools this month that transgender...
May 25, 2016 - 1:26pm
May 14, 2016
Commentary: North Carolina fights back on principle
Standing on principle, not to mention common sense, is so rare these days that when someone does it they make headlines. That’s because you...
May 14, 2016 - 1:00am
May 13, 2016
NLS, Willmar schools respond to new federal transgender guidelines
NEW LONDON—Just four days after the New London-Spicer School Board voted to postpone action on a proposed transgender inclusion policy...
May 13, 2016 - 5:35pm
U.S. Departments of Education's transgender policy letter to schools
From: U.S. Department of Education [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] Sent: Friday, May 13, 2016 8:24 AM To: Paul Carlson Subject: U.S. Departments of Education and Justice Release Joint Guidance to Help Schools Ensure the Civil Rights of Transgender Students Dear Colleagues,...
May 13, 2016 - 4:59pm
May 12, 2016
Obama admin to issue decree on transgender access to school restrooms
The Obama administration will issue a sweeping decree on Friday telling every U.S. public school district to allow transgender students to use...
May 12, 2016 - 10:18pm
May 9, 2016
New London-Spicer School Board tables transgender inclusion policy
Updated 12:12 a.m. May 10: NEW LONDON — On a 5-2 vote Monday, as a crowd of more than 200 people watched, the New London-Spicer School Board...
May 9, 2016 - 9:48pm
May 4, 2016
Johnson High in St. Paul plans to remodel for stalls with floor-to-ceiling walls
ST. PAUL -- St. Paul Public Schools is taking a novel approach to the debate over who gets access to which restrooms. One year after making a policy change that granted transgender students and staff access to whichever restrooms and locker rooms they prefer, the district is preparing...
May 4, 2016 - 5:30am