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Finding workers in southwestern Minnesota an economic challenge as need for diversity in workforce grows
Is the deer duel in St. Paul over? Chronic wasting disease unites DNR, Board of Animal Health
Cost an obstacle for body camera usage in Fargo-Moorhead area
From Texas to Minnesota, canines rescued with love
Jury trial canceled in Minn. horse starvation case, plea hearing set
Brian Murphy: Case Keenum's career day lets Vikings fans breathe easy
Vikings best Tampa Bay 34-17
GOLF: Thomas wins $10 million bonus as FedExCup champion
NASCAR: Kyle Busch wins ISM Connect 300 in New Hampshire
SHIPLEY: In show of unity, Vikings stand together on anthem issue
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Column: District’s 518 VIBE remains positive
Column: Tackling workplace shortage on multiple fronts
Delores "Dee" Hansen
Burdell Francis Bents
Herman E. Conrad
Polly Anna Van Der Linden
Disheveled Theologian: Horror show!
Column: That would have been one great summer season
Looking Back: 1992 -- Wellstone was speaker at King Turkey Day
KTD speaker: Start noticing people
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
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Baby Shower: Carson Werner
Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
Data: Sept. 25, 2017
Special School Board Meeting
Regular School Board Meeting Minutes August 2017
Notice of public hearing
Probate of Robert L. Haberman
August 18, 2017
Regional, U.S. background checks for guns down from last year, up historically
Background checks for buying guns has dropped off in recent months, but firearms advocates say sales are strong compared with previous years...
August 18, 2017 - 4:52pm
August 10, 2017
Walmart apologizes for back-to-school sign placed on gun display
Walmart is apologizing after a photo of a back-to-school store sign placed over a glass firearms display started rocketing across social media....
August 10, 2017 - 7:29am
July 31, 2017
Officers shoot man in gunfight in SE Minnesota
HOKAH, Minn. -- One man was shot after he and another allegedly fired on officers early Monday in southeastern Minnesota. The state Bureau of...
July 31, 2017 - 2:48pm
July 27, 2017
'It seems cool to be racist now': The rising profile of the black gun owner
CHANTILLY, Va. -- Mark Warner was hovering over the counter of handguns, about midway through the morning shift at Blue Ridge Arsenal, the black-owned...
July 27, 2017 - 4:41pm
June 22, 2017
Some gun owners were disturbed by the Castile verdict, but the NRA has been silent
Amid the national fury over the death of Philando Castile at a traffic stop in July - a shooting made more horrific by his girlfriend's Facebook...
June 22, 2017 - 10:30am
June 13, 2017
New gun store opens up in Edgerton
EDGERTON — Menning Enterprises, a family-owned dog kennel located just outside Edgerton city limits, recently became home to a new business...
June 13, 2017 - 9:01pm
May 23, 2017
Bipartisan work gives greater Minnesota legislative success
ST. PAUL—The 2017 Legislature may do pretty well by greater Minnesota. "We got there because it was a bipartisan effort. both parties...
May 23, 2017 - 5:09pm
May 16, 2017
Minnesota budget still undone, but leaders report progress as deadline nears
ST. PAUL — A rookie Minnesota senator may have said it best in social media. "With less than a week left of legislative session, here's...
May 16, 2017 - 7:03pm
March 8, 2017
Contentious Minnesota gun law would allow permitless carry
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans could bypass the permit process to carry a gun if a House bill became law. Another bill would eliminate the legal...
March 8, 2017 - 5:11pm
February 27, 2017
After murder-suicide, Minn. man faces child neglect, obstruction charges
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — A Grove City man is facing five charges, including child neglect and obstruction, for behavior before and after the murder-suicide...
February 27, 2017 - 3:44pm
January 29, 2017
Gun rights bills enter Minnesota’s House — how far will they get?
ST. PAUL -- As the Legislature warms up, House Republicans have authored a series of strong gun rights bills — though it remains unclear how much traction they’ll get in the Senate, and some have earned a veto from Gov. Mark Dayton in prior years. But the members behind the bills...
January 29, 2017 - 8:33pm
December 23, 2016
Concealed carry permits hit record high in SD’s Davison County
MITCHELL, S.D. — Davison County residents have purchased or renewed more concealed carry permits in 2016 than in any other year. Through Dec. 21, the Davison County Sheriff’s Office recorded 643 people who purchased or renewed a concealed carry permit, which allows someone to...
December 23, 2016 - 9:05pm
November 17, 2016
Student, 7, brings gun to St. Paul school, weapon goes off
ST. PAUL -- A student accidentally fired a handgun inside a St. Paul elementary school classroom full of students Thursday, Nov. 17, though no one was hurt, according to police and the school district officials. A 7-year-old brought the .38-caliber revolver to Crossroads Elementary,...
November 17, 2016 - 8:44pm
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. The Orlando massacre was...
June 28, 2016 - 9:26pm
March 10, 2016
Democrats try to expand gun background checks
ST. PAUL — A new effort to require background checks on all Minnesota gun buyers began Thursday, but gun owner groups, Republicans and some...
March 10, 2016 - 9:05pm