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Council passes conflict of interest motion
Mayor suggests public WREDC funding in question
Mediation to begin today over veto by Gov. Dayton
Murder charges reinstated in 2013 Alexandria stabbing
Otto proposes Minnesota fee on carbon, push to renewables
Richter, a small town Minn. kid, recounts crazy day he committed to Gophers football program
Here's how Target Field becomes a football stadium
Denver unaffected by early departures unlike rest of NCHC rivals
College volleyball: Ridgewater sweeps Minnesota West
Bradford remains game-time decision for non-contact knee injury
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
Column: District 518 continuing to offer PASS
Marjorie Ann Leen
Rick "Ricky" Twait
Looking Back: 1992 -- Wellstone was speaker at King Turkey Day
KTD speaker: Start noticing people
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
Column: Sunday afternoon outing sufficient for true world wonder
Looking Back: 1992 -- Bristow joins staff of local insurer
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Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
Wallace 80th birthday
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Notice of hearing on proposed assessment
September 18, 2017
Minnesota legislators win Golden Triangle Award
WASHINGTON — DFL Rep. Tim Walz of Minnesota’s 1st District, as well as DFL Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken of Minnesota, were presented the Golden Triangle Award, the highest legislative honor from National Farmers Union (NFU).
September 18, 2017 - 4:57pm
September 9, 2017
Franken announces high school internship opportunity
ST. PAUL — U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) has announced he is now accepting applications from Minnesota students in grades 11 and 12 who are interested in being part of his High School Internship program. The new program is designed to give students who are passionate about improving...
September 9, 2017 - 8:41am
September 5, 2017
Franken to oppose MN Supreme Court Justice David Stras' nomination to federal bench
ST. PAUL — Democratic U.S. Sen. Al Franken said Tuesday that he opposes Minnesota Supreme Court Justice David Stras' nomination to the...
September 5, 2017 - 9:17pm
ND, Minnesota reaction to 'dreamers' rollback follows party lines
Reaction from the region's congressional delegations was mixed on President Donald Trump's decision to end a program that protects thousands...
September 5, 2017 - 7:31pm
August 8, 2017
Column: Keeping Minnesota agriculture and rural communities strong
For Minnesota farmers, it's striking how much has changed in the past year. Our country has a new president, a new agriculture secretary, and a new direction on a lot of policies that affect our farmers, ranchers and rural communities.
August 8, 2017 - 10:10pm
July 31, 2017
Worthington airport getting infrastructure improvements
WASHINGTON — Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Sen. Al Franken and Rep. Tim Walz announced Monday that the U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded Worthington Municipal Airport a grant of $784,376 for infrastructure improvements.
July 31, 2017 - 7:43pm
July 28, 2017
Again, Klobuchar enters presidential campaign chatter
ST. PAUL — Maybe something will come of all the talk this time. We are hearing more about U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar visiting Iowa, which...
July 28, 2017 - 12:27pm
July 25, 2017
Minnesota lawmakers denounce GOP health bill, seek bipartisan answer
WASHINGTON — Minnesota's two U.S. senators voted with all other Democrats against the Senate debating a federal health care law rewrite...
July 25, 2017 - 4:25pm
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