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'Maybe it's time': actor Johnny Depp jokes about a Trump assassination
Appeals court overturns conviction of 'Making a Murderer' inmate
Facing multiple felony charges, an embattled Minn. mayor was barred from a city council meeting
North Korea calls U.S. student's death a 'mystery,' casts itself as 'biggest victim'
Obama's secret struggle to punish Russia for Putin's election assault
Dreary day turns ugly for Twins in loss to White Sox
Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft
UMD freshman-to-be Samberg moving up the NHL Draft board
UPDATE: Timberwolves acquire All-Star Butler from Bulls, give up LaVine, Dunn
10 things to watch for UND fans at NHL Draft
Kindness is Contagious: Little black dresses bring joy during trials
From Russia With Love: A story of Facebook and frustration
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
World of Wine: An introduction to the world of sherry wine
Keillor: Dreadful things are afoot
Ryland Keith Roetman, Sr.
Donald J. Rutgers
Looking Back: 1967 -- 1923 WHS graduate speaks at 100th Carleton commencement
Column: What became of those magic pills that cut fuel costs in half?
WHS 70th reunion
Things your wedding server will never tell you
Looking Back: 1967 -- Nobles County Library European adventure is underway
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Munns 70th anniversary
Hoefker 60th anniversary
Abrahamson 50th anniversary
Luitjens 25th anniversary
Luitjens 25th anniversary
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Notice of informal probate of will of estate of Douglas Heeren
Data: June 21, 2017
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ACLU released video showing excessive force by BRDTF agent
May 5, 2017
Pawlenty returns to the spotlight
EAGAN, Minn. — Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty returned to the public spotlight Friday to warn Minnesotans to prepare for the profound changes...
May 5, 2017 - 11:30pm
February 22, 2017
Former Minnesota legislative leaders together again, this time as university regents
ST. PAUL—Steve Sviggum is about to rejoin Dean Johnson, but the pair from opposite political parties who held the top legislative positions...
February 22, 2017 - 10:31pm
November 15, 2016
Pawlenty not interested in treasury secretary job
ST. PAUL — Count former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty out as Trump administration Treasury secretary. The New York Times floated his name as a possible pick by president-elect Donald Trump. But on Tuesday, Nov. 15, one of Pawlenty's former top aides said that would not happen. "Gov....
November 15, 2016 - 8:45pm
October 10, 2016
Trump defections stop after debate
ST. PAUL -- Presidential candidate Donald Trump's comments containing crude comments about women convinced many Minnesota Republicans to denounce him during the weekend, but his Sunday night, Oct. 9, debate performance apparently was good enough to stop the defections, at least for...
October 10, 2016 - 8:45pm
June 7, 2011
Mary Pawlenty visits Luverne
LUVERNE -- Former First Lady of Minnesota Mary Pawlenty was all smiles when she walked into the deli at Glen's Food Center in Luverne on Tuesday...
June 7, 2011 - 8:27pm
August 13, 2010
Pawlentys on the air in Luverne
LUVERNE -- While smiling veterans hid their grins, First Lady Mary Pawlenty firmly instructed her husband, Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty, to describe...
August 13, 2010 - 12:00am
May 10, 2010
As others see it: In need of a hard lesson?
Under Minnesota's constitution, the governor cannot arbitrarily set the budget. The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that Gov. Tim Pawlenty's unallotment cuts were illegal. In simple terms, the court reminded the state and its leaders to operate within its constitutional...
May 10, 2010 - 12:00am
May 7, 2010
Planning for the worst
ST. PAUL -- The Pawlenty administration is making plans to manage the state budget in case this week's Minnesota Supreme Court ruling leads to...
May 7, 2010 - 10:41pm
Letter: Time for Pawlenty to get home and to get work
Traveling across the country on his presidential expedition, Tim Pawlenty has been courting the tea partiers. Note that the Tea Party folks assert their mission is the preservation of liberty and the U.S. Constitution. Paradoxically, Pawlenty freed his calendar for visits to New...
May 7, 2010 - 12:00am
April 5, 2010
As other see it: State deal protects vulnerable citizens
Minnesota's Gov. Tim Pawlenty and the Legislature did the correct thing last week in reaching a compromise to provide state-sponsored health coverage to the poor. The compromise measure extended the state's General Assistance Medical Care program.
April 5, 2010 - 12:00am
March 11, 2010
As others see it: Fire-safety fund raid is bad idea
Minnesota firefighters are crying foul at one of Gov. Tim Pawlenty's proposed budget balance moves -- a government switch-a-roo. Pawlenty has proposed as part of his supplemental budget a plan to raid a fire-safety training fund and transfer nearly $10 million over two years to...
March 11, 2010 - 12:00am
March 4, 2010
Editorial: There's still time to regroup
To say this session of the Minnesota Legislature is off to a poor start would be an understatement. Gov. Tim Pawlenty's proposed budget, which slashes local government aid, spending on health care programs and services, funds for state colleges and universities and more -- all while...
March 4, 2010 - 12:00am
January 16, 2010
Pawlenty offers $685 million bonding bill
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Tim Pawlenty wants to spend $315 million less to build and repair facilities around Minnesota than legislative leaders want....
January 16, 2010 - 12:00am
December 10, 2009
Letter: Pawlenty travel story shouldn't have been on front page
Please refer to the Saturday edition, Dec. 5, front page, the article titled, "Pawlenty, other aspirants travel for foreign cred." Editor, publisher, and others: Read it with some care and see if you agree with me that this Associated Press release is not a news article. Even though...
December 10, 2009 - 12:00am
December 2, 2009
Editorial: Budget news looms
Minnesota finance officials will issue an economic forecast for the state today, and by many accounts the news isn't expected to be good. Some predictions see Minnesota revenues falling as much as $1 billion short of expectations, according to a Forum Communications report Saturday....
December 2, 2009 - 12:00am