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Back-pats and hard truths: Eight Minnesota teens take polite gun-control pitches, not protests, to the Capitol
The Amazon HQ2 scramble: Minnesota's failed bid, in 3 short chapters
Rural Equity Project having its say in St. Paul: Groups hope to make a difference for rural Minnesotans
Sister of man accused in explosives case charged for alleged threat to witness
Finalists named for Ridgewater College president
Ervin Santana still can't make a fist or grip a baseball post-surgery
COLLEGE MEN'S HOCKEY: UMD goes from life support to Sioux Falls for NCAA West Regional
Twins' shortstop Polanco suspended 80 games for PED use
COMMENTARY: Killing a pike to 'save' the walleyes is poor logic
Rainy Lake guide Billy Dougherty to be inducted into Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame
Shout out to our teachers
How little -- not big -- moments remind you about living
Staging your home not as easy as you think
What to look for on plant descriptions
Column: Assistive technologies benefit all
Dorothy J. Saathoff
Ronald "Ron" Francis
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
Doors to a better place: After years of unrest, stability coming to group homes
Disheveled Theologian: It's your choice
Change in ‘milestone’ announcements takes effect March 31
Hope for fighting deadly impatiens disease
out and about
Holtrop 60th anniversary
Smit 70th anniversary
Birth: Tate Ruyter Wintz
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
March 13, 2018
Senators divided on Trump's fired secretary of state
GRAND FORKS—Senators from Minnesota and North Dakota are split on the road ahead after President Donald Trump's Monday announcement that he is firing Rex Tillerson, his administration's secretary of state.
March 13, 2018 - 9:48pm
March 10, 2018
N.D. Republicans wary of Trump's tariffs while Minn.'s Smith celebrates
GRAND FORKS—North Dakota's Republican leaders in Washington, often content with President Donald Trump's policy decisions, took a different...
March 10, 2018 - 4:54pm
Congressional leaders have cautious optimism for Trump-North Korea talks
GRAND FORKS — Minnesota and North Dakota leaders are cautiously open to President Donald Trump's plans to meet with North Korean leader...
March 10, 2018 - 4:24pm
February 23, 2018
Al Franken: What's next? 'I'm not quite ready to answer yet.'
ST. PAUL — Al Franken, what's next for you? "It's a good question, and one I'm not quite ready to answer yet." That's how the former U.S....
February 23, 2018 - 5:53pm
Klobuchar backs bill to help locate missing people with Alzheimer's, autism
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The 2013 search for Anthony Kuznia, 11, quickly escalated when authorities learned he had autism. Chief Mike Hedlund...
February 23, 2018 - 5:15pm
February 22, 2018
'No reason' for inaction: Minn., N.D. leaders add to gun debate
WASHINGTON—Last week's school shooting in Parkland, Fla., left 17 dead and has since evoked uncommon political attention from politicians—from...
February 22, 2018 - 8:56pm
February 17, 2018
Trump budget cuts crop insurance and heating, boosts military and infrastructure
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—A long list of potential funding cuts proposed by President Donald Trump could target programs that serve North Dakotans and Minnesotans, Congress members said this week. But the U.S. lawmakers don't think the president's budget—at least in its entirety—will...
February 17, 2018 - 10:03am
January 29, 2018
Here's who MN, ND leaders are bringing to Trump's State of the Union
WASHINGTON—When Donald Trump addresses the nation on Tuesday night, Jan. 30, lawmakers from Minnesota and North Dakota will be listening carefully for the president's vision—and from a look at the guest list, some are looking to make statements of their own. Here's a look...
January 29, 2018 - 5:33pm
January 26, 2018
Minnesota Sen. Smith calls attempted Mueller firing 'disturbing,' others more measured
Sen. Tina Smith, D-Minn., minced no words Friday, Jan. 26, on recent reports that President Donald Trump attempted last year to fire Special...
January 26, 2018 - 8:18pm
Capitol Chatter: Caucuses important step in political process
ST. PAUL — The 2018 election remains more than nine months away, but a Feb. 6 event likely will give birth to some political campaign favorites....
January 26, 2018 - 11:10am
January 22, 2018
For dreamers, budget vote a nightmare
ST. PAUL—Liberal immigration supporters are furious at Democratic U.S. senators, including Minnesota's two, for favoring a short-term federal...
January 22, 2018 - 5:25pm
January 19, 2018
Trump grades range from B+ to incomplete among region's leaders
GRAND FORKS—Saturday marks the one-year anniversary of Donald Trump's presidency, with approval ratings nationwide historically low for much...
January 19, 2018 - 7:25pm
January 17, 2018
Sen. Klobuchar collects on Vikings-Saints wager
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota on Wednesday collected on her Vikings-Saints wager with U.S. Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana. After reliving Stefon Diggs' game-winning touchdown catch -- Klobuchar enthusiastically, Kennedy not so much -- Kennedy offered Klobuchar...
January 17, 2018 - 9:16pm
January 12, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota should have say in farm bill
ST. PAUL — Minnesota would seem to have an outsized influence on the next farm bill. Both of the state's senators are on that body's Agriculture...
January 12, 2018 - 11:10am
January 5, 2018
Analysis: Peterson, Heitkamp vote often against party, Hoeven closer to party line
Northwest Minnesota's U.S. representative and North Dakota's Democratic senator are near the top of a list of congressional members who voted...
January 5, 2018 - 8:50pm