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Data: Nov. 15, 2018
St. Paul approves eventual increase to $15 minimum wage
Only openly gay Minnesota House member proposes ban on conversion therapy
Minnesota West professor recognized at symposium
Pelosi seeks to shore up votes for speaker; McConnell,Schumer keep top Senate spots
Towns, Wiggins lead Timberwolves past Pelicans
Wolves' Taylor glad to put Butler drama behind him, confident in Thibodeau
Wild GM Paul Fenton happy with season so far
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
This time, Gophers bring offense into last two Big Ten games
Frozen out of China, American farmers refuse to sell their soybeans
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
trū Shrimp board approves plans in Luverne
Tesla names a new chairman to replace Elon Musk
Place a Business Announcement
Letter: Support Minnesota's Give to the Max Day
Letter: Crailsheim exchange student readies for move to new host family
Jessie Veeder: The making of me
Veterans Day changes today
Vina "Alice" McHugh
Roger A. Hesebeck
Creamy wild rice soup is a great way to use up leftover Thanksgiving turkey
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
Seasonal depression, 'winter blues' and SAD
Disheveled Theologian: Life after death
Overwhelmed caregiver accounts for insufficient family updates
out and about
McCready family -- five generations
Lawrence and Sara Mae Klingenberg
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
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October 9, 2018
Area U.S. senators applaud decision for year-round E15 fuel
WASHINGTON -- Midwest U.S. senators are pleased with the news that President Donald Trump’s administration will initiate the process to make...
October 9, 2018 - 6:08pm
July 16, 2018
North Dakota, Minnesota delegations denounce Trump's defense of Putin
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump earned wide condemnation from members of Congress on Monday, July 16, after he publicly doubted U.S....
July 16, 2018 - 9:34pm
July 10, 2018
U.S. senators take sides on Trump's Supreme Court pick
WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. senators are already picking sides after President Donald Trump announced his Supreme Court nominee Monday night, July 9. Trump will nominate Judge Brett Kavanaugh, who serves on the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals, to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy. Republicans...
July 10, 2018 - 4:59pm
July 9, 2018
Senators brag on the provisions included in its farm bill
WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., says the kind of bipartisan, across-the-board support the U.S. Senate's version of the farm bill received doesn't happen often. "That doesn't happen for anything but basketball resolutions," she says. "The vote ... shows the...
July 9, 2018 - 8:37am
July 6, 2018
Lawmakers offer mixed views of Scott Pruitt's mark on EPA
GRAND FORKS — After President Donald Trump accepted Scott Pruitt's resignation as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency...
July 6, 2018 - 7:18pm
June 18, 2018
ND, Minn. officials speak out on family separations for border-crossers
As officials from both sides of the aisle spoke up on the policy of separating children from parents attempting to illegally cross the U.S. border,...
June 18, 2018 - 8:45pm
June 15, 2018
N.D. soybean farmers fear Chinese trade war after Trump announces tariffs
FARGO — If a trade war breaks out between the U.S. and China, North Dakota soybean farmers could take big losses. President Donald Trump...
June 15, 2018 - 9:16pm
June 4, 2018
Elected officials skeptical about Trump's power to pardon himself
President Donald Trump's Monday claim that he can pardon himself garnered little support from North Dakota and Minnesota's leaders, with some even seeming to warn him — or reassure others — about the limits of the presidency's power. "The president may have that authority,"...
June 4, 2018 - 8:43pm
May 27, 2018
Despite divisions, Farm Bill still a priority for passage
WASHINGTON—An attempt to pass a 2018 Farm Bill collapsed in the House of Representatives earlier this month, leaving farmers and ranchers tapping their feet, waiting for Congress to act on the vital package of crop insurance, food assistance and other programs that expires in...
May 27, 2018 - 6:37am
April 16, 2018
Heitkamp: Comey interview underscores need to protect Mueller
Former FBI Director James Comey's first major interview since his firing by President Donald Trump aired on Sunday night. The interview, in which...
April 16, 2018 - 9:07pm
April 14, 2018
Trump's Syria strike wins N.D., Minn. leaders' backing, but will the next one?
Many North Dakota and Minnesota leaders have endorsed President Donald Trump's early Saturday airstrikes against Syria — a move they said...
April 14, 2018 - 1:49pm
April 11, 2018
Heitkamp-backed anti-human trafficking bill signed by Trump
BISMARCK—President Donald Trump has signed into law legislation backed by North Dakota Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp aimed at cracking...
April 11, 2018 - 4:57pm
April 10, 2018
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
FARGO — Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., said a Republican push to expand work requirements for a food assistance program has brought farm...
April 10, 2018 - 6:47pm
March 21, 2018
U.S. Senate passes bill aimed at sex trafficking websites
WASHINGTON—A bill aimed at websites that host sex trafficking ads is headed to President Donald Trump's desk. The U.S. Senate passed the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act Wednesday with a vote of 97-2, sending it to the president's desk for his signature. The bill would amend...
March 21, 2018 - 7:42pm
March 13, 2018
Senators divided on Trump's fired secretary of state
GRAND FORKS—Senators from Minnesota and North Dakota are split on the road ahead after President Donald Trump's Monday announcement that he is firing Rex Tillerson, his administration's secretary of state.
March 13, 2018 - 9:48pm