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Data: Jan. 21, 2019
St. Louis Park police confirm officer-involved shooting
Minnesota State Fair admission prices are going up this year
Duluth priest fights removal
Larger than life: Rukavina remembered for his accomplishments, big personality
Charlie Coyle switches positions again for Wild. What else is new?
Long birdies 18 at Desert Classic for first career win
WATCH: Minnesota Gophers' hockey postgame press conference for Sunday, Jan. 20.
Wild overcome adversity, earn hard-fought win over Blue Jackets
Bemidji State seals Hockey Day sweep: Driscoll, BSU blank Michigan Tech
Edgerton stirred up over rumors of Dollar General coming to town
Shopko closings not affecting local stores
Trump talks ag labor and trade at the American Farm Bureau Convention
Rail to Road facility may be operational by late February
PUC sets new standards for wind energy approval
Place a Business Announcement
Column: Education resources for parents
Aimlessly Navigating: Writing fulfills my childhood dream… apparently
Letter: December brings American Christmas traditions and cold
Letter: Defend the lives of the unborn, too
Letter: Time to send Grassley packing
Ann K. Petersen
Patricia "Pat" Rutgers
Resolve, revision of habits lead Murillo to healthier lifestyle
Disheveled Theologian: A history of piano lessons in 721 words
Disheveled Theologian: Light in the darkness
Hike the Wild series begins Jan. 22
Disheveled Theologian: A perspective of trust
out and about
Elmer and Judy Brake
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
November 16, 2017
Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
ST. PAUL — Minnesota House members who refuse to take sex harassment prevention training may have a whole lot of time on their hands. House...
November 16, 2017 - 5:00pm
Court says Minnesota Legislature has enough money to remain open
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislative leaders say they will limp along to the 2018 legislative session by taking money from a House-Senate commission....
November 16, 2017 - 2:29pm
November 15, 2017
Supreme Court to issue Minnesota legislative veto opinion Thursday
ST. PAUL—Minnesotans soon may know if their Legislature can stay in business. The state Supreme Court plans to release an opinion at 10...
November 15, 2017 - 5:38pm
November 13, 2017
Minnesota Dems requiring training to avoid more sexual harassment
ST. PAUL — Changes are starting days after two Minnesota legislators were accused of sexual harassment. The Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party announced...
November 13, 2017 - 7:38pm
November 10, 2017
Minn. Capitol Chatter: 2012 sex scandal came at a different time than 2017 allegations
MINNEAPOLIS—The Minnesota Legislature has been relatively free of sex-related scandals, which is one reason why recent harassment allegations...
November 10, 2017 - 10:50pm
Minnesota Senate's sexual harassment policy is 27 years old. Some say it urgently needs updating.
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Senate's official policy on sexual harassment says supervisors should report any complaints to "The Senate Personnel Director." Except there is no such person. Hasn't been for years. It's just one example of how the Senate's policy might be considered a...
November 10, 2017 - 8:20pm
Farmers hope tours will 'open eyes' to Minn. governor candidates
RAYMOND, Minn. — After explaining how technology-driven, prescription fertilizer methods make economic and environmental sense because...
November 10, 2017 - 8:25am
October 31, 2017
Letter: Tax bill effect on LGA is 'overstated'
By Dave Smiglewski, Mayor of Granite Falls and President, Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities In a recent letter to the editor, Rep. Steve Drazkowski overstated the impact the state’s 2017 tax bill will have on local government property tax levies.
October 31, 2017 - 10:55pm
October 27, 2017
Letter: Good news to report on property taxes
By District 21B Rep. Steve Drazkowski, Chairman, Minnesota House Property Tax Division, R-Mazeppa As chairman of the Minnesota House Property Tax Division, I was confident that the $650 million tax relief proposal championed and approved by legislative Republicans last session would...
October 27, 2017 - 10:55pm
October 26, 2017
Day care providers say new Minnesota fingerprinting law goes too far
ST. PAUL — Julie Seydel, a licensed child care provider in Andover, Minn., for the past 15 years, strongly objects to a new state law that...
October 26, 2017 - 8:31pm
October 24, 2017
Lawmakers propose 'I'm victim, not thief' cards for ID theft
ST. PAUL — Minnesota state Sen. Dave Senjem held up his well-used black wallet containing his identification and credit cards, and explained...
October 24, 2017 - 4:13pm
October 5, 2017
Raises for Minnesota employees nixed in a party-line vote
ST. PAUL — On partisan lines, a Minnesota legislative panel Thursday, Oct. 5, rejected state employee contracts, sending unions back to...
October 5, 2017 - 6:19pm
September 29, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Council suggests better police-community communication
ST. PAUL—Police should interact more with their communities. That is an often-preached conclusion of the Governor's Council on Law Enforcement...
September 29, 2017 - 3:32pm
September 28, 2017
MN Supreme Court demands answers in governor-Legislature budget clash
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Supreme Court on Thursday, Sept. 28, demanded more answers about the budget clash between DFL Gov. Mark Dayton and...
September 28, 2017 - 8:44pm
September 22, 2017
Letter: High school juniors should consider page program
By District 22A Rep. Joe Schomacker, R-Luverne and District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake Applications for the Minnesota House of Representatives 2018 High School Page Program have now been mailed to all area public and private schools. All high school juniors are eligible...
September 22, 2017 - 10:27pm