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Records published Oct. 27
Turf wars: NLS plan to upgrade football field under scrutiny
Dayton fails to visit all 87 counties in 86 days
Spicer man charged with kidnapping in alleged violent assault of woman
Man injured in Atwater electrical accident
Analyst: Zimmer tackle rotation versus Eagles 'horrible'
Wild's Niederreiter gaining confidence on new line
Conley, Grizzlies hold off Timberwolves
Roundup: Ridgewater sees win streak end in tough five-set match
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
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
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
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Melissa Heen Peterson
Francis H. "Fran" Uhlenkamp
Colleen Thomson Michels letter: Schwantes is committed to public service
Cindy Regan's letter: Clinton's corruption runs deep
Suzie Richter letter: Get informed, then go and vote
Ryan Rauenhorst letter: Lang will hold true to his values
Election letter deadline is Nov. 2
October 12, 2016
Immigration is a wash on wages, but an overall boost for economy, professor says
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump made immigration a hot topic for the Nov. 8 election with his claims that...
October 12, 2016 - 8:06am
October 4, 2016
WikiLeaks' Assange signals release of documents before U.S. election
BERLIN, Germany — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said on Tuesday, the group would publish about 1 million documents related to the U.S....
October 4, 2016 - 8:59pm
September 27, 2016
WTO cuts 2016 world trade growth forecast
GENEVA — The World Trade Organization cut its forecast for global trade growth this year by more than a third on Tuesday, reflecting a...
September 27, 2016 - 9:40am
July 11, 2016
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Cartoon by Steve Benson
July 11, 2016 - 3:00am
February 17, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
February 17, 2016 - 6:00am
February 9, 2016
Trump, Sanders win U.S. nominating contests in New Hampshire
MANCHESTER, N.H. -- Riding a wave of voter anger at traditional politicians, billionaire Donald Trump won New Hampshire's Republican presidential...
February 9, 2016 - 9:13pm
January 20, 2016
It’s official, 2015 was warmest on record
DULUTH — The warmest year on Earth since records have been kept ended with the warmest month above average since records have been kept, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reported Wednesday. The agency confirmed its earlier expectation that 2015 was the warmest...
January 20, 2016 - 10:55pm
January 12, 2016
Obama knocks Republicans for anti-Muslim rhetoric
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama knocked Republican presidential candidates for anti-Muslim rhetoric and accused critics on Tuesday of playing...
January 12, 2016 - 11:04pm
January 5, 2016
Letter: The erosion of our moral values
Face it. America is a Christian nation built by angry white Englishmen, not Buddhists, Hindus, Muslims, etc. Western civilization was built by Christians but we now live in a society where the Bible is seldom taught. Few can name the Gospels or even five of the Ten Commandments,...
January 5, 2016 - 2:00am
Report: U.S. women paid less in all industries, every level
By Patricia Reaney Reuters NEW YORK — Women in the United States are paid less for equal work than men in all industries and a new report released Thursday showed the widest discrepancy in wages is between married men and women with children. Fathers earned the highest overall...
November 5, 2015 - 11:16pm
October 30, 2015
House drops $3 billion crop insurance cuts from federal budget bill
Upper Midwest farmers were happy Thursday to learn the federal government will not cut crop insurance programs. A budget bill the House approved was to have contained a $3 billion cut to crop insurance. However, farm-state federal lawmakers pressured House, Senate and White House...
October 30, 2015 - 12:16am
September 27, 2015
Pope of the people, and the politics, in historic U.S. visit
PHILADELPHIA — Pope Francis dove into some of the United States’ thorniest political debates during his historic visit by urging the world’s...
September 27, 2015 - 11:24pm
May 26, 2015
Bird flu wanes nationwide
PARIS — An epidemic of bird flu that has devastated U.S. poultry flocks this year is likely to be under control within a few months as the United States steps up measures to contain the virus and the summer weather weakens it, senior officials said on Tuesday. There is, however,...
May 26, 2015 - 11:28pm
April 27, 2015
U.S. request China to drop ban on poultry imports triggered by bird flu
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on Monday asked China to drop a ban on imports of U.S. poultry imposed because...
April 27, 2015 - 2:33pm
April 4, 2015
Editorial: Nuclear deal with Iran is worth a try
The world powers and Iran announced a significant framework of understanding about a process to limit Tehran's nuclear program. While this is by no means the final deal, it is a step toward reaching a peaceful solution to Iran's nuclear weapons project. And there is...
April 4, 2015 - 5:00am