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Larry Nassar denied removal of 'death warrant' judge from resentencing motion
White House economists apologize after Huckabee Sanders' false statement about black employment under Trump
Trump endorses Republican governor candidate Johnson
Duck boat survivor who lost husband, children, attempts to cope, raise awareness of dangers
White House press secretary can't guarantee public won't hear Trump use n-word on audio recording
Huskies' bats bite Stingers
Polanco, Sano lead slumping Twins to win over Pirates
Chicago slips by Lynx at Target Center
Barr, out with undisclosed injury, says he wants to play for Vikings
Zimmer says Vikings' Waynes must 'deny the ball' to be elite
Legendary singer Aretha Franklin is 'gravely ill' in Detroit hospital, reports say
'Never Say No' is what North Dakota airman hopes singer Brandy will say to his ball invitation
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Poster, raffle art unveiling prelude to September festival
Hollywood blockbusters will get more love at next Oscar awards
Trump's Walk of Fame star: The West Hollywood City Council wants it permanently removed
Thomas: The Matrix at 20
A champion among tutors: Clara City native a male role model for preschoolers
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Honoring fallen officers: Spicer artist provides artwork for new state license plate
Generations/Life Connections April 2018 now available online
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Patrick "Pat" Blue
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Commentary: Important advice from one of my heros
Commentary: I do not respect forcing your personal food choices on others or trying to change a person's environmental impact
Planning to save a seat for a friend in a crowded bar? Don't.
Stehn will be thoughtful, professional Kandiyohi County Sheriff
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Gary and Judy Swenson
Howard & Jewel Werner
February 5, 2018
8 ways to prepare for big tax law changes this filing season
The federal tax overhaul put in place by Republicans has produced an unusual show of bipartisanship now that tax season is here: We are a nation...
February 5, 2018 - 11:50am
January 14, 2018
Push to curb vehicle idling gains little steam in frigid ND, Minnesota
In April 2015, members of Girl Scout Troop 34001 went before the Grand Forks City Council to request that council members enact an ordinance...
January 14, 2018 - 2:45pm
December 28, 2017
California towns scramble to prepare for legal marijuana on Jan. 1
NIPTON, Calif. - In the high desert of eastern California, where a two-lane road and the rail tracks cross, sits a cluster of buildings that...
December 28, 2017 - 11:02pm
May 23, 2016
A look at Minnesota legislative results
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota legislators introduced 7,763 bills in the 2015-2016 legislative period, most of which went nowhere. Here is a look at some...
May 23, 2016 - 6:18pm
March 26, 2016
MADD, lawmakers proposes ignition interlock proposed for all DWIs
ST. PAUL -- Citing the potential to stop millions of drunken drivers before they get on the road, a group of Minnesota lawmakers wants to mandate the use of ignition interlock devices for all drunken-driving offenders. The devices, which prevent a car from starting without a sober...
March 26, 2016 - 5:30am
March 2, 2016
City of Willmar increases zoning nuisance violation enforcement
WILLMAR — To continue its mission of helping keep the people of Willmar healthy and safe in and out of their homes, the staff of the Planning and Development Department are going to focus on building safety and enforcing nuisance ordinances this year.
March 2, 2016 - 11:53pm
January 1, 2016
New Minnesota laws in effect with new year
ST. PAUL — The new year brings new laws to Minnesota and new requirements to its leaders.
January 1, 2016 - 10:28pm
November 3, 2015
Dayton: Time to get tough on turtle takers
ST. PAUL — It is time to get tough on turtle and other wildlife poachers, Gov. Mark Dayton said Tuesday, reacting to reports that the Becker...
November 3, 2015 - 8:57pm
October 8, 2015
Amid sugar beet truck accidents, some question regulations for ag drivers
Laws exempting farmers from certain truck driving regulations have been on the books for decades, but while farmers and others believe them vital...
October 8, 2015 - 9:27am
September 14, 2015
Letter: When religion becomes a weapon
I get a bit tired of some people trying to inject religious beliefs into law, or using their beliefs to oppress or discriminate. People have to realize we are in America, not the Middle East, or any other country whose government is managed by religion.
September 14, 2015 - 2:00am
September 8, 2015
Rural counties lack child abuse aid
ST. PAUL — Rural Minnesota counties are struggling to meet new state requirements aimed at quicker response to child abuse allegations. At times, rural law enforcement personnel are called into service at nights and on weekends to screen reported child abuse cases. They often are...
September 8, 2015 - 11:11pm
July 29, 2015
No more bodily fluids in food or drink
ST. PAUL — A new Minnesota law taking effect Aug. 1 will make it illegal to put bodily fluids into another person’s food or drink. The law was inspired by the case of a Blaine man who ejaculated into a co-worker’s coffee cup. But it turned out nothing in state law actually...
July 29, 2015 - 11:15pm
June 30, 2015
New Minnesota laws go into effect today
ST. PAUL — Thousands of poor Minnesota families begin getting more state aid today as the new state budget begins. The $42 billion, two-year overall state budget provides more housing assistance, as well as lower child care costs. “Too many children are living in poverty without...
June 30, 2015 - 10:45pm
January 5, 2015
New Minnesota law helps seal criminal records, may open doors for some felons
MOORHEAD — A criminal record can be a tall hurdle for someone trying to find a job or a place to live. But a new law in Minnesota aims to help...
January 5, 2015 - 7:00am
July 31, 2014
New Minnesota laws include measure to fight synthetic drugs
ST. PAUL — Synthetic drugs will be a bit easier to fight beginning today.
July 31, 2014 - 11:31pm