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Party for the 'pout': 39th annual International Eelpout Festival draws a crowd to Walker
Area communities awarded CERTs grants
Minnesota West hosting PSEO information night
Authorities apprehend Alexandria man after Mountain Lake standoff
Unexpected Olympic moments up a frozen river
UMD wraps up home ice: Road sweep of Western Michigan keeps Bulldogs home for NCHC playoffs
Loons to focus on issues, not results, after winless preseason tournament
Gregg makes her own trail: Minnesotan wins record fifth Birkie women’s title; Norwegian wins men’s title
State gymnastics: Trojans, Huskies compete at state individual meet
Letter: J turn proposal not right for Heron Lake
Column: District 518 monitoring progress of English Learners
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
We must admit it: This is who we are
How wine tastings transport you
Adrianna (Moret) Wagley
Kim Marie Nielsen
Esther Zavala de Adame
Eidhammer has many reasons to take heart
Disheveled Theologian: Billy Graham's hope (is the same as ours)
What to know about nursing home costs and hospice care insurance
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Sietsema 90th birthday
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Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
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
Has blaze orange become the anti-gun color?
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Capitol was a tapestry speckled with blaze orange Thursday, Feb. 22. It wasn't deer hunting season. It was a major gun control rally. Blaze orange, aka hunter orange (and briefly aka tangerine tango), has traditionally been the fashion dominion of...
February 22, 2018 - 7:32pm
1,000 crowd Minn. Capitol to urge gun violence actions
ST. PAUL—An anti-gun violence rally scheduled before last week's Florida school shooting packed more than 1,000 young and old Minnesotans...
February 22, 2018 - 5:40pm
February 20, 2018
Gun control rally at Minn. Capitol draws unexpected crowd
ST. PAUL—Before the most recent mass school shooting in Florida, the gun control group known as Minnesota Moms Demand Action expected about...
February 20, 2018 - 7:46pm
November 30, 2017
Crookston explores weapons ban for Sports Center
CROOKSTON — The city of Crookston will explore options to ban weapons during certain events in the Crookston Sports Center after the Park...
November 30, 2017 - 2:45pm
November 8, 2017
Commentary: If only we could return to the old days of mass-shooting deaths
Maybe those of us who don't believe thoughts and prayers can stop bullets are aiming too high, pardon the pun, in our apparent fantasy that one...
November 8, 2017 - 11:02pm
No obvious answers to mass shootings
GRAND FORKS — Questions linger in the aftermath of the Las Vegas shootings, many of which may take months for law enforcement to investigate...
October 8, 2017 - 9:57am
October 5, 2017
Here's how much money Minn. candidates have received from gun control lobbyists
Pictured below is a representation of how much money Minnesota's political candidates received from gun control lobbyists during the 2016 election...
October 5, 2017 - 1:55pm
October 4, 2017
SD senator says 'get small' comment was taken out of context
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. John Thune said a comment he made to a reporter following the mass shooting in Las Vegas was taken out of context....
October 4, 2017 - 11:41pm
June 28, 2016
Column: Orlando was about Islamic ideology, not guns
BLUE EARTH -- In light of the Democrat Party’s “sit-in” protest on the floor of U.S. House of Representatives, I reiterate my strong support for the 2nd Amendment and the due process rights of law-abiding citizens to purchase and possess firearms.
June 28, 2016 - 9:26pm
June 21, 2016
Heitkamp supports bill to keep suspected terrorists from buying guns, explosives
WASHINGTON --Bipartisan legislation is the only way Congress will be able to pass a law that will keep guns and explosives out of the hands of terrorists, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., said Tuesday. But the proposal she supports faces opposition from lawmakers who say it could violate...
June 21, 2016 - 10:38pm
April 7, 2016
Creator of phone-shaped gun says governor’s criticism of his plans is misdirected
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday came out strongly against soon-to-be-released double-barreled, .38-caliber handgun designed...
April 7, 2016 - 8:19pm
March 8, 2016
Not just for hitmen: Gun industry wants looser rules on silencers
FAIRFAX, Va. — The U.S. gun industry is trying to shake off the Hollywood hitman image of the gun silencer and rebrand it as a hearing-protection...
March 8, 2016 - 3:36pm
January 17, 2016
North Dakota, Minnesota see record highs in handgun permits
FARGO — During the past decade, the number of people with a permit to carry a concealed handgun has increased more than fivefold in North Dakota...
January 17, 2016 - 8:18pm
January 4, 2016
New gun control measures are legal, could save lives, Obama says: Republicans call misuse of power
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama said Monday his new executive actions to tighten gun rules were “well within” his legal authority and...
January 4, 2016 - 8:52pm