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1,000 scientists, engineers to work on new underground SD research lab
Minneapolis police chief resigns after police shooting
Garth Brooks quickly sells out five additional shows in last visit to Upper Midwest
Authorities find 2 bodies in burned house near Longville, Minn.
Woman fighting Wadena to keep 3 basset hounds receives international support
Leader Spieth's eagle helps him beat tough conditions at Open
Amateur baseball: Pipestone routs Cubs in playoff opener
Lifelong friends Ennis, Spurgeon living the dream with Minnesota Wild
Twins in 'final stages' of acquiring veteran lefty from Braves
Mammoth Athletes Village levels playing field for Gophers
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
Column: A judiciary transformed at blazing speed under Trump
World of Wine: Wine tasting is about new discoveries
James "Jim" Prochazka
Linda Marie Citterman
Alan Dale Haberman
Looking Back: 2007 -- Luverne airport gets key federal funding
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Column: ‘Kids Went Here’ - That’s what you could say on bronze plaque
Looking Back: 1992 -- Disaster aid sought after strong area storms
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
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Minneapolis police chief resigns after police shooting
July 10, 2017
Minn. Sen. Al Franken, David Letterman to collaborate on climate change video series
Longtime late-night host David Letterman hit pause on his retirement - he joined Sen. Al Franken for several videos on climate change that debuted...
July 10, 2017 - 4:07pm
July 7, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Trump biofuel decision draws mixed reaction
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans in Congress generally applauded the Trump administration's announcement about the amount of biofuels that must be...
July 7, 2017 - 1:33pm
July 5, 2017
How Al Franken learned to stop being funny and love the Senate
Sen. Al Franken writes about "The Funny" like it's a dangerous disease his political career has been perennially at risk of falling victim to....
July 5, 2017 - 2:34pm
June 19, 2017
Column: The health care debate affects all of us
As I’ve traveled across Minnesota in recent months, Minnesotans have made it clear to me just how important health care is to them, their families, and their communities. They want to know that when they are sick or injured they can get the care they need.
June 19, 2017 - 10:30pm
June 14, 2017
N.D., Minn. leaders respond to ballpark shooting wounding GOP leader
Members of Congress from North Dakota and Minnesota responded to the shooting that left five people injured and the shooter dead at a baseball...
June 14, 2017 - 8:24pm
June 5, 2017
Al Franken cancels Bill Maher appearance, calling n-word joke 'inappropriate and offensive'
Sen. Al Franken has cancelled his upcoming appearance on "Real Time with Bill Maher," Variety has confirmed, in light of the host's use of the...
June 5, 2017 - 4:19pm
June 2, 2017
Rep. Cramer accused of 'flip-flopping' on Paris climate change accord
President Donald's Trump's Thursday, June 1, withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement drew strong reactions along party lines among North...
June 2, 2017 - 5:18pm
June 1, 2017
Al Franken has a bone to pick with Ted Cruz, 'the guy who microwaves fish' in the office
There are few people in the halls of Congress who would dispute that "the most hated man" there is Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas. Since he took office...
June 1, 2017 - 7:10am
May 25, 2017
How MN, ND members of Congress reacted to forecast on health care bill
WASHINGTON — Members of Congress representing North Dakota and Minnesota broke along partisan lines in their reactions to the report released...
May 25, 2017 - 7:56pm
Franken rules out White House bid in 2020
ST. PAUL -- U.S. Sen. Al Franken says he won’t run for president in 2020. The Minnesota Democrat has been among several high-profile Democrats...
May 25, 2017 - 8:02am
May 24, 2017
Al Franken is back to joke writing with this sick burn on Ted Cruz
WASHINGTON - Since coming to the Senate, Al Franken has taken great pains to be seen as a serious lawmaker and not the goofy "Saturday Night...
May 24, 2017 - 1:37pm
May 21, 2017
Dokken: Pilot program to benefit Northwest Angle
There was good news this past week for people who visit the Northwest Angle when U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., announced that U.S. Customs...
May 21, 2017 - 2:44pm
May 19, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Johnson looks to buck history in governor race
ST. PAUL — This is not good news for Jeff Johnson, or anyone else who has lost a governor's race and wants a second chance. "Only a handful...
May 19, 2017 - 1:10pm
May 5, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Local government pay more for lobbyists
ST. PAUL — Minnesota taxpayers last year funded more than $9 million in local government lobbying expenses. That is, local governments...
May 5, 2017 - 12:20pm
May 4, 2017
Column: Let's start working together to cut prescription drug prices for Minnesotans
Now is a good time for Republicans in Congress and the president to take a step back from their divisive efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act, or ACA, and start working in a bipartisan way to solve the real problems people face, including rising prescription drug prices. To do...
May 4, 2017 - 10:05pm