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Minnesota priest has 'polkaed all the way to heaven'
Pilot identified in crash of plane into Missouri River in ND
Suspect found unfit for trial in pipe-wrench murders of Frazee mom, son
Northern Minnesota city councilor found guilty of groping assault in bar
Video shown as Duluth murder trial starts anew
Minnesota United making a run in conference race
Arizona WR Fitzgerald meets his No. 1 fan, a 7-year-old SD boy
The Drill: For Scott Bahr, amateur baseball is a smart summer ticket
Twins' Jose Berrios at the All-Star Game: 'I'm here, I'm so happy'
Minnesota native gymnast who was first to speak up about Nasser sex abuse to be honored
Minnesota counties to get grants for family home visits
MNsure announces dates for health insurance enrollment
Round Lake Vineyards given regional award
Nitrogen fertilizer rule public hearing is Thursday
Hy-Vee voluntarily recalls spring pasta salad due to reported illnesses
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Letter: Many thanks for a great International Festival
Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
Commentary: Summer 'movecation' is no holiday
Letter: A primer on Minnesota's primary
Column: New election a product of broad public discussion
Helen M. Beckman
Judith A. Reese
James A. Reisch
Edward M. Tholen
Cheery cherries: Galettes put in-season fruit into delicious individual pies
Salmonella Sandiego outbreak in Minnesota linked to Hy-Vee's Spring Pasta Salad
Oliver's Travels: From Russia to Cameroon, Worthington grad studies press freedom
Volcano stops student mission trip in tracks
Disheveled Theologian: Another comforter
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Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
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July 7, 2018
Army Corps project would reshape Mississippi River in Twin Cities
ST. PAUL — It may be time to unleash the Mississippi River. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is considering the possibility of three metro-area...
July 7, 2018 - 2:47pm
July 3, 2018
'It all goes into the water': Fireworks spark pollution concerns in some places; no problems found in Minn., ND
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — The Fourth of July fireworks display near the Pavillion on the shore of Detroit Lake draws throngs of spectators...
July 3, 2018 - 7:41pm
Northfield sewage leak causes downstream warning in Cannon River
NORTHFIELD, Minn. -- Goodhue County has temporarily closed the Lake Byllesby beach until further notice following a discharge of raw and treated sewage into the Cannon River Tuesday, July 3, upstream in Northfield.
July 3, 2018 - 6:23pm
June 28, 2018
DNR urges caution on swollen Minnesota lakes and rivers
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials are urging boaters, anglers and others to be careful on swollen rivers across...
June 28, 2018 - 10:12pm
June 23, 2018
Pelican island: Birds nest at Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge
CHASE LAKE NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE, N.D.—Nearly 40,000 birds are nesting this year on a 14-acre island that formed over the past two decades...
June 23, 2018 - 6:05am
June 22, 2018
Gardens galore: Monday's tour will provide scholarship to area female
WORTHINGTON — Flower beds, a vegetable garden and a pond help make the front and back yards of the Mark and Lori Nelson home an inviting space...
June 22, 2018 - 9:23am
June 18, 2018
Hydropower project along Missouri River for region takes first step
BURKE, S.D. — In the first step of what could be a decades-long project, a preliminary permit in Gregory County has been filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to study building a hydropower project along the Missouri River. The project is currently in the midst...
June 18, 2018 - 9:44pm
Minnesota man among 2 who died in northwest Wisconsin storms
DULUTH, Minn.—A man was found dead near his submerged pickup truck south of Ashland on Monday and a man from Minnesota died after a tree...
June 18, 2018 - 7:40pm
June 14, 2018
Another effort planned to kick wolves off endangered list
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Thursday, June 14, confirmed that it will try, once again, to develop a proposal to remove wolves from...
June 14, 2018 - 6:23pm
June 13, 2018
Minnesota launches new online tool to compare state parks and trails
ST. PAUL—Minnesota has a new online tool to help outdoor enthusiasts plan trips to state and regional parks and trails. The Minnesota Great Outdoors website, launched Tuesday, allows park-goers to search a state map of parks and trails and compare amenities. "Previously, you...
June 13, 2018 - 10:23pm
Free-climbing raccoon's journey comes to an end atop St. Paul building
ST. PAUL -- Amid thousands of inaudible Internet sighs, the raccoon who reached amazing heights in downtown St.
June 13, 2018 - 9:28pm
June 10, 2018
'We did it! '- Volunteers finally move troublesome bog on North Long Lake
LEGIONVILLE, Minn.—Volunteer crews finally won the weeks-long battle with the bog Sunday, June 10, the culmination of hundreds of man-hours...
June 10, 2018 - 10:01pm
June 9, 2018
Ash borer dilemma: Cut or treat? Homeowners’ options unpleasant with insect sure to wipe out tree species
ST. PAUL — Now the real battle begins. This could be the summer, say tree experts, when the infestation of the emerald ash borer reaches...
June 9, 2018 - 2:29pm
June 8, 2018
Bog puts kibosh on summer camp: Legionville cancels over safety concerns
LEGIONVILLE, Minn.—As the battle of the bog enters another week, the monstrous bog's days in front of the Legionville School Safety Patrol...
June 8, 2018 - 9:11am
June 7, 2018
Take-A-Kid Fishing Weekend June 8-10 in Minnesota
ST. PAUL—Owning a fishing license won't be a barrier for Minnesota families looking to fish in parks this weekend. The Department of Natural Resources is hoping to "reel" families into the outdoors through their Take-A-Kid Fishing Weekend. Friday, June 6, through Sunday, June...
June 7, 2018 - 9:20pm