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24-year-old who shot at officers during high-speed chase sentenced to 25 years behind bars
Opioid addiction treatment gets a boost as prescribing power expanded
Priest pleads guilty to sexual misconduct during private Mass
Minn. church elder's trial over poisoning, shooting of wife gets under way
Central Minn. Eagle Scout honored for lifesaving effort
Bench-presser for the ages: MacDonald remembered for world records
Authorities: Carroll took own life
Ski-for-all: This full-body workout on two sticks appeals to young and old
After weekend sweep of North Dakota, UMD hockey hits the road to play Mankato
Wild start slow, finish fast in win over Senators
Commentary: I will always miss my mom and dad
A February without a full moon
Column: Parents, school staff members share stories of school space issues
And now the rest of the story
Letter: Let lawmakers know that abortions must end
Adelia "Sis" Woizeschke
Racquetball is back in style: CAL offering specials, activities in effort to bump membership
From remodel to reclamation: Couple learns as they go with first flip
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
'Minneapolis Miracle' speaks hope in despair
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Leola Weets and Leila Janssen 85th birthdays
Roos 70th anniversary
Jacobsma 90th birthday
Birth: Paul Lucas Waldner
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
January 9, 2018
Smith gets her wish, named to Senate Ag committee
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Sen. Tina Smith will get to grapple with food stamps and crop insurance as she begins her abbreviated term in the U.S. Senate — as she wished. Smith, who was sworn in last week as Minnesota's newest senator, was named Tuesday to the Senate Committee on...
January 9, 2018 - 7:03pm
Moorhead's 11-county juvenile detention center to get $7.5 million expansion
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The juvenile detention center here is doubling its capacity with a $7.5 million expansion and renovation of its existing...
January 9, 2018 - 5:01pm
January 6, 2018
Winkler: I'll protect wages, net neutrality as attorney general
BRAINERD, Minn.—Former DFL legislator Ryan Winkler is bringing on the populism in his race to become Minnesota's attorney general. He announced...
January 6, 2018 - 9:47am
January 5, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Special legislative election takes on statewide importance
ST. PAUL—A Minnesota Senate special election in the southeastern Twin Cities carries more importance than usual, with a statewide impact....
January 5, 2018 - 2:38pm
January 4, 2018
Minnesota won't say when DMV problems will be fixed; senator suggests IT overhaul
ST. PAUL — When will the problems plaguing Minnesota's vehicle registration system be fixed? No one would say Thursday, Jan. 4, amid repeated...
January 4, 2018 - 8:28pm
January 3, 2018
Report: Minnesota hospital costs vary statewide for four procedures examined
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans could pay up to eight times more for certain medical procedures depending on the hospital they choose, but it's...
January 3, 2018 - 8:55pm
'Acting lieutenant governor' quiet first day on job
ST. PAUL — Minnesota state Senate President Michelle Fischbach calls herself "acting lieutenant governor," but has not talked publicly...
January 3, 2018 - 6:29pm
Smith becomes Minnesota U.S. senator
WASHINGTON — Tina Smith raised her right hand and swore to uphold the U.S. Constitution, replacing Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken after...
January 3, 2018 - 5:11pm
January 2, 2018
Smith set to be Minnesota’s next senator as Bachmann considers running
WASHINGTON — Minnesota's best-known politician has resigned from the U.S. Senate while a well-known political celebrity considers running for...
January 2, 2018 - 3:51pm
December 31, 2017
Feds ask Minn. to update new school oversight plan
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota has work to do on its new plan to grade public schools and ensure every student has the chance to succeed. The U.S. Department...
December 31, 2017 - 6:13pm
'He was a straight talker': Longtime Minn. state Sen. Donald Moe dies
ST. PAUL—Former state Sen. Don Moe wasn't a typical St. Paul Democrat. He was progressive on most issues, such as civil rights, legal abortions,...
December 31, 2017 - 5:55pm
December 30, 2017
Commentary: 2018 to be politically busy, busy, busy in Minnesota
ST. PAUL—The year now ending was unpredictably busy in Minnesota politics, but 2018 will be predictably busy. It could set a busy record....
December 30, 2017 - 7:32am
December 28, 2017
Two Minn. counties to burn all trash in incinerators for electricity
ST. PAUL—If you live in Washington or Ramsey counties in the Twin Cities, all your garbage will be burned, starting Jan. 1. The counties...
December 28, 2017 - 9:24pm
December 23, 2017
Commentary: 'New' Minnesota Capitol, enlarged political divide
ST. PAUL—Oh, what a year 2017 was in Minnesota politics. It all started innocently enough, with the state Capitol re-opening after years...
December 23, 2017 - 8:02am
December 21, 2017
Minnesota unemployment rate drops to lowest rate since Clinton administration
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's unemployment rate fell to 3.1 percent in November, the lowest it has been since 2000. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development announced that while employers eliminated 4,000 jobs this past month, the state's seasonally-adjusted jobless...
December 21, 2017 - 6:21pm