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Man who stole from wealthy Minnesota philanthropist sent to prison
Federal lawsuit hopes to change way state, county 'unfairly' take away children --especially in black families
Minnesota firefighter catches baby dropped from apartment
Data: April 25, 2018
Central Minn. man dies after vehicle he was driving loses control, rolls
Tuesday roundup: R-T-R dumps Adrian; Luverne moves to 4-0
Boys tennis: Trojans laser sharp against BEA
HL-O, Fulda pairing increasing opportunities
Minnesota United winger Finlay likely lost for season with ACL injury
Monday sports roundup: Luverne baseball team sweeps, WHS tennis team falls; SWC and Luverne shine in track
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
Lange’s Cafe ends 24-hour service after 62 years
Bingham Lake family business up for sale after 89 years
Record cold, snowstorms delay SD planting season
Minnesota gains 2,900 jobs in March
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Letter: Time to get tough on confinement buildings
Letter: Historical society thankful for support at meeting
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Time to respond to reader feedback
Letter: Looking out for farmers' best interests
Robert L. Brommer
Floy H. Wentworth
Charles Allen Gray Sr.
Darlene Joyce Jerlow
Arlene Mina Johansen
STDs rising in Minnesota
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
North Dakota woman's puzzling digestive problem turned out to be bacterial overgrowth
Despite faith fall, Good News still very good
Disheveled Theologian: The irrevocable call
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85 Birthday Card Shower
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
January 19, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Dayton lofts bonding hail Mary pass
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton launched what he hopes is a bonding miracle pass as his time in office runs out. But unlike when Stefon...
January 19, 2018 - 2:43pm
November 16, 2017
Minnesotan leaders tough on Franken incident
ST. PAUL — Some of the strongest comments against U.S. Sen. Al Franken's inappropriate 2006 behavior toward a female entertainer came from...
November 16, 2017 - 6:54pm
May 10, 2017
Council member plans apology for calling Minnesota's congressman 'a coward and party whore'
LINO LAKES, Minn. -- A Lino Lakes City Council member reportedly plans to apologize to U.S. Rep.
May 10, 2017 - 8:28am
May 5, 2017
Rural America target of federal health care discussion
ST. PAUL—The battleground for new federal health insurance legislation may be in the same place as last year's presidential election was...
May 5, 2017 - 3:01pm
April 28, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Peterson wants to stay in Congress; Nolan still thinking
ST. PAUL — Collin Peterson is running for U.S. House again, but Rick Nolan is waiting to decide whether to make a re-election or governor...
April 28, 2017 - 12:55pm
February 22, 2017
Minnesota congressman pressed about Trump at spirited but mostly civil town hall forum
SARTELL, Minn. — At the 14 town-hall forums Rep. Tom Emmer held in the last two years, an average of 40 to 50 people showed up to get the...
February 22, 2017 - 11:07pm
January 30, 2017
Muslim ban reaches Minnesota as Trump order brings confusion
ST. PAUL -- They were words a Muslim American certainly did not want to hear: "We deported your wife and kids." A few hours later, the message changed: "The kids are fine. ... But mom will be sent back." Still more hours later, the final message became good news: "Congratulations!...
January 30, 2017 - 8:24pm
December 12, 2016
Emmer says voters sent a message, not a Republican, to White House
WASHINGTON -- There was a time when few prominent Minnesotans wanted to be associated with Donald Trump, before he almost became the first Republican presidential candidate to carry Minnesota in 40 years.U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer is an exception in the state where Republicans gave Trump...
December 12, 2016 - 8:47pm
December 9, 2016
Capital Chatter: Minneapolis could stop Wells Fargo dealings due to pipeline finances
ST. PAUL -- Minneapolis City Council members want the city to stop doing business with Wells Fargo, a bank founded in the Twin Cities, over its funding of a controversial pipeline. The council unanimously told city staff to look into how the city could quit dealing with institutions...
December 9, 2016 - 8:34pm
November 29, 2016
Greater Minnesota struggling economically, data shows worst-hit areas cast ballots for Trump
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans confused by claims that the state is struggling economically only need to look outside the Twin Cities. And they should look at November's election returns. Koochiching County has one of the highest unemployment rates in Minnesota, at 6.9 percent. In 2012,...
November 29, 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
August 2, 2016
U.S. House candidates show differences, avoid heated remarks
MORGAN, Minn. -- Temperatures bumped 90 degrees and humidity was high, but U.S. House candidates remained cool as they debated Tuesday in front of a Farmfest forum. ---- Answers about crop insurance drew subtle differences among candidates in the 7th Congressional District, which...
August 2, 2016 - 9:01pm
July 12, 2010
As others see it: Tip for Emmer - Don't cut pay for low-income workers
In 2008, a survey of restaurant owners in Minnesota found that the average server earned $15.43 per hour in wages and tips. Some earn a lot more than that, of course. And others -- think of the person who tops off your coffee in your favorite small-town diner -- make far less. All...
July 12, 2010 - 12:00am
June 15, 2010
Letter: State would have poor future under Emmer
In the past eight years we have seen higher education tuition jump, our property taxes soar, potholes multiply and our public schools decline under Gov. Tim Pawlenty, who has had both eyes focused on personal political ambition. That's not the worst of it. Over the past eight years,...
June 15, 2010 - 12:00am
May 4, 2010
Editorial: Considering the Palin factor
The most surprising aspect of the Minnesota GOP Convention last week was how quickly Tom Emmer's endorsement came. Emmer, a state representative...
May 4, 2010 - 12:00am