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SD breaks record with six days above 60 degrees, but major snowstorm on its way in southern counties
Acclaimed musical 'South Pacific' plays Thursday through Sunday at Memorial Auditorium
Minnesota Legislature begins work to overhaul teacher licensing
Pipeline protest camp being evacuated, with Corps set to move in
Bravo for bus drivers: School Bus Driver Appreciation Day will be observed today
High school roundup: Falcons clinch Red Rock Conference
Swimming: Stingrays perform well at state meet
Girls basketball: Section girls basketball tournaments start soon
Girls basketball: Big plays by upperclassmen lead Trojans to win on Senior Night
Pitino finds lots of new friendly fans as team goes to 20-7
Bill to jumpstart Minnesota shrimp industry passes first committee stop
Elderly waiver program reform proposal makes progress
Column: A failure to communicate
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Developmentally disabled caregivers would receive raises under plan
Janit M. Rose
2012: Kusz appointed Nobles County Attorney
Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
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Meester 60th Anniversary
Birth: Feb. 18, 2017
Coyer 100th birthday
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2016-2017 Community and Visitor Guide
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April 6, 2016
Dayton bans most official travel to Mississippi
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has added Mississippi to North Carolina as off limits to most official state travel. “It is a step backward for this country,” Dayton said about new laws that he considers anti-gay in the two states. Dayton banned all “non-essential”...
April 6, 2016 - 9:12pm
January 3, 2016
Illinois battles flooding as Mississippi River builds downstream
ALEXANDER COUNTY, Ill. — Residents of flooded areas in far southern Illinois anxiously waited for the swollen Mississippi River to peak Sunday,...
January 3, 2016 - 7:45pm
July 7, 2015
Honor to the lost: Navy vet swimming the Mississippi stops in Camp Ripley
CAMP RIPLEY — A U.S. Navy veteran on a mission to swim the Mississippi stopped at Camp Ripley Tuesday to meet with some of the families his...
July 7, 2015 - 9:12pm
May 6, 2015
Dayton tests the waters as issue
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton used an annual report about Minnesota’s drinking water to highlight what he says has quickly become a big priority of his second term — improving water quality. In the coming months, Dayton said he would name a director of water quality to help...
May 6, 2015 - 9:27pm
April 2, 2015
Body pulled from Mississippi River identified as missing student
MINNEAPOLIS — The body of a young woman pulled from the Mississippi River near downtown Minneapolis on Wednesday night was identified as Jennifer Houle, the University of Minnesota college student who went missing early March 27. Authorities had been searching the river since...
April 2, 2015 - 2:37pm
March 22, 2015
Ready for their breakthrough
ST. PAUL — Here come the barges, St. Paul. Navigation season on the upper Mississippi River could begin as soon as next week, once ice melts...
March 22, 2015 - 8:26pm
March 1, 2015
Stillwater wants in on Viking cruises
RED WING — Viking Cruises takes passengers along the Nile, the Rhine and the Danube. Why not stops in St. Paul, Stillwater and Red Wing, too? News...
March 1, 2015 - 8:38pm
August 15, 2014
Polluted streams tainting Mississippi River
RED WING — Bacteria-tainted water from Hay and Wells creeks entering the Mississippi River is polluting Lake Pepin, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency reported Friday. In addition to the two streams popular with local trout anglers, Bullard, Gilbert and Miller creeks also...
August 15, 2014 - 8:51pm
September 8, 2010
Canoeists set out for Gulf of Mexico to raise funds for country
BEMIDJI - Last February, cousins Michael Gutschenritter of Wisconsin and Louis Gutschenritter of Georgia began planning a canoe trip from the Mississippi Headwaters at Lake Itasca to the Gulf of Mexico. "We got to talking about a cool adventure," Michael said. "The Mississippi came...
September 8, 2010 - 10:21am
May 4, 2010
Healthy competition in store for Jackson employees
JACKSON -- A little healthy competition never hurt anyone, and it just might help employees of two Jackson counties -- one in Minnesota and the other in Mississippi -- form healthy habits, improve their work and keep insurance costs down. Employees in the two counties will compete...
May 4, 2010 - 10:01pm
February 2, 2010
SFY Mission showed producers how their soybean checkoff dollars are spent
NEW ORLEANS, La.
February 2, 2010 - 12:00am
January 27, 2010
Soybean producers follow crops' path down the Mighty Mississippi
NEW ORLEANS, La.
January 27, 2010 - 12:00am
January 9, 2010
Mississippi dreaming: Hoffman shares quest of paddling from Itasca to New Orleans
MINNETONKA -- Gary Hoffman remembers clearly the first time he voiced aloud his desire to canoe the length of the Mississippi River. "When I...
January 9, 2010 - 12:00am