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Franken talk abounds, but senator quiet
Videos and a 'sex goals' list discovered as Minn. acting teacher faces new charge
Sexual harassment cure includes electing 'women in high places'
Suspected MS-13 gang member arrested in northwest ND
Jesse Jackson says he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease
Verizon close to announcing digital streaming deal with NFL
11-year-old Minnesota boy bags rare spotted deer
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers rest after wild weekend
Wild score 4 goals in final 7 minutes in crazy comeback win
NWL Baseball: Six Stingers sign to return for 2018 season
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
'Marian' opens tonight on Ridgewater College stage in Willmar
Jimmy Fallon to host live Super Bowl edition of ‘The Tonight Show’ in Minneapolis
Garth Brooks lip-syncing controversy at the CMA Awards really hit a nerve
14 movies worth seeing this holiday season - and none about Santa Claus
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
Protecting a special place: Thanks to Prairie Woods, Geer Island will remain a natural sanctuary
Kat Perkins urges St. Mary's students to be fearless
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Roland H. Severson
Gloria Leola Schauer
Sammy W. Brazzle, Jr.
LaVonne A. Welter
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
Tooting your own horn could help others
Commentary: No man accused of sexually harassing a woman is irreplaceable - not even Al Franken
Accusations of sexual misconduct throw Franken into a political minefield
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
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Emma Anne Williams
November 4, 2014
Media predicts Dayton wins final victory
Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton hoped for one final victory Tuesday to cap his nearly 40-year career as a public servant, and NBC News said that...
November 4, 2014 - 8:53pm
October 10, 2014
Clinton stumps for Dayton and Franken
MINNEAPOLIS — Worried that turnout will fall without a president on the ballot, Minnesota Democrats brought their party’s hottest star to...
October 10, 2014 - 11:41pm
October 1, 2014
First debate shows sharp Dayton, Johnson differences
ROCHESTER — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton’s chief challenger took health insurance cost information the administration released Wednesday and...
October 1, 2014 - 11:46pm
August 15, 2014
Analysis: Sharp contrasts separate Johnson, Dayton
ST. PAUL — Jeff Johnson was 8 years old when Mark Dayton got involved in government, working for then-U.S. Sen. Walter Mondale. Since then, Dayton has traveled the state for 39 years, getting to know issues that most Minnesotans may not even realize exist. He did that as state...
August 15, 2014 - 11:06pm
August 13, 2014
Johnson wins four-way GOP governor race, to face Dayton in Nov.
By Don Davis Forum News Service ST. PAUL -- A Republican who grew up in greater Minnesota and now is a Hennepin County commissioner...
August 13, 2014 - 12:01am
June 19, 2014
Dayton declares state of emergency in 35 counties, Redwood and Renville counties included
ST. PAUL — Redwood and Renville counties are included in a list of 35 Minnesota counties where Gov. Mark Dayton declared a state of emergency today in response to flooding and other problems related to heavy rainfall in recent days. Dayton’s executive order makes a range...
June 19, 2014 - 1:09pm
June 1, 2014
DFLers celebrate as Dayton nominated for second term
DULUTH — Four years after his party denied Mark Dayton access to its state convention floor in Duluth, DFL delegates welcomed him to the same...
June 1, 2014 - 11:39pm
May 29, 2014
Dayton signs medical marijuana legislation
By Christopher Snowbeck St. Paul Pioneer Press ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton signed the medical marijuana bill into law on Thursday, but there are mixed feelings among supporters. Advocates are planning to gather outside the Governor’s Residence today and present him with 33...
May 29, 2014 - 11:37pm
Minnesota's medical marijuana becomes law
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton Thursday signed into law a bill to allow the use of medical marijuana. Unlike many major bills, the signing was not held in public. Dayton released a statement: “I pray it will bring to the victims of ravaging illnesses the relief they...
May 29, 2014 - 12:19pm
May 11, 2014
Funny weather leaves area anglers cheerless in opener
Gov. Mark Dayton didn’t have any luck landing a lunker on Minnesota’s fishing opener in Brainerd and few, it appears, did much better. As...
May 11, 2014 - 11:57pm
May 8, 2014
Gov. Dayton could reel in some good bites on Gull Lake
BRAINERD — After waiting out what seemed to be a never-ending winter, open-water walleye and northern pike fishing is back. Unlike last year, the threat of ice on lakes won’t be a problem in central Minnesota. Aside from some reports of floating ice, Brainerd-area lakes appear...
May 8, 2014 - 11:36pm
May 2, 2014
Editorial: Dayton trumpets growth in Minnesota
Gov. Mark Dayton and Minnesota are continuing their respective recoveries. Dayton from his recent hip surgery and Minnesota in continuing its rebound from the recent recession. During the next six months, Dayton and his opponents - primarily Republicans - will be involved in a bruising...
May 2, 2014 - 7:00am
April 30, 2014
Dayton: State doing well: Greater Minnesota gets shout-out from governor
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton focused much of his State of the State speech Wednesday night on greater Minnesota, from HitchDoc in southern Minnesota’s...
April 30, 2014 - 11:20pm
April 29, 2014
Dayton, Franken lead GOP rivals, poll finds
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton and U.S. Sen. Al Franken have double-digit leads over all their announced Republican challengers, according to a Suffolk University poll of Minnesota voters released Tuesday.
April 29, 2014 - 1:25pm
April 10, 2014
Dayton signs bullying bill
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton put pen on paper 15 hours after final legislative approval of an anti-bullying bill, enacting a new law requiring...
April 10, 2014 - 8:00am