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How Powerball manipulated the odds to make another massive jackpot
Workforce takes to the road: New program brings services to job seekers
LOST ITALIAN: Garden-fresh veggies inspire salad
Trump defends his comments on Virginia white nationalist rally, blames media
Twin Cities college student dies in crash on way to see eclipse in Nebraska
BSU basketball releases 2017-18 schedules
Area athletes return home with medals from Indigenous Games
Lynx roll over Phoenix to go to 23-6
Cavs trade G Irving to Celtics for G Thomas, other assets
Jon Jones failed drug test before UFC 214, stripped of title
Terry Arnold Hawkenson
Jeffrey Thomas Kantor
Lawrence Joseph Long, Sr.
Terry Arnold Hawkenson
Mary Lou Prosser
Vivian Delgado column: The goal of environmental peace throughout the world
John Eggers column: Combating drugs and violence: the drop-out connection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
'Stranger Things' creators want to end series after four seasons
Patt Rall column: Sod House Theater holds a sobering production
'Super Troopers 2' lands spring 2018 release date
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
MASTER GARDENERS: Think about planting fall vegetables
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
BANDA: From Parmesan to Gruyere to ricotta, here are ways to eat and appreciate this palate pleaser
Keillor: Never been here before
Letter to the Editor: Don’t take the agricultural industry for granted
Letter to the Editor: No place for Confederate flag in Bemidji
COMMENTARY: State must invest to maintain academic excellence
August 9, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We must consider our most precious economic assets for tourism
The front-page article “Enbridge’s Line 3 replacement getting spendier” (Aug. 4), only tells part of the story and blames delays on the...
August 9, 2017 - 10:30am
August 8, 2017
Keillor: In the republic of marriage
My wife has gone East for a couple weeks and now there is nobody to say, "You're not wearing that tie with that shirt, are you?" Nobody to point...
August 8, 2017 - 11:01am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Act of kindness shows that everyone has a story
"Autopilot eyes”and “answering machine voices” are used by many of us when we encounter strangers in a checkout line. But not by the woman...
August 8, 2017 - 9:30am
Parenting Perspectives: A 3-week check on our daycare adjustment
You want a deliberate, suitably slow lesson in patience? Take my two-year-old for a walk. Please. I was under the false impression that after...
August 8, 2017 - 8:40am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Congress should act in bipartisan way to strengthen the ACA
I read the letter to the editor (Aug. 1) regarding health care written by my friend Fulton Gallagher. The Pioneer headlined the letter: "Get...
August 8, 2017 - 7:02am
August 7, 2017
Bershidsky: Why shirtless Putin is having the last laugh
It's August, and Russian President Vladimir Putin has been to Tuva -- the place where he is usually photographed shirtless. The slow news cycle...
August 7, 2017 - 3:58pm
Under suspicion: Attack of the 51-year-old dog walker!
Cross that one off my bucket list. After 51 years on the planet, I have finally been reported as a suspicious person. Up to now, my career in...
August 7, 2017 - 9:22am
August 6, 2017
AstroBob: If you dug a deep enough hole, would end up in China?
Ever wonder what's on the opposite side of the planet from where you live? China maybe? Nothing could be further from the truth. You wouldn't...
August 6, 2017 - 1:29pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Affordable health care should not be a partisan issue
Fulton Gallagher (Letter to the editor, Aug. 2) wants the federal government out of the health plan business. Is he serious? Does he really believe...
August 6, 2017 - 6:02am
August 5, 2017
Column: Is 'just discrimination' a fair application?
When President Trump announced a ban on transgendered people in the military last week, the internet immediately lit up with cries of injustice....
August 5, 2017 - 9:20am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Street workers praised
I live on Delton Avenue and would like to express my appreciation for the new road and sidewalk from 15th Street Northwest. Being able to watch...
August 5, 2017 - 6:02am
August 4, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Lights, cameras, silence (from politicians)
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn.—They do not often bring in television lights for a Farmfest forum. But that is not the only unusual thing about a...
August 4, 2017 - 4:03pm
Leon Panetta: 5 things every chief of staff needs for success
Retired Gen. John Kelly has survived combat. The question now is whether he can survive as White House chief of staff.The answer will be determined...
August 4, 2017 - 8:48am
August 3, 2017
Tart and tangy: Healthy key lime pie bars
One thing that's great about summer is all of the fresh, citrusy desserts. One thing that's not so great about summer — how some fresh,...
August 3, 2017 - 10:04am
August 2, 2017
Column: In this Minnesota whodunit, chomp on girl's foot points to muskie
***Editor's Note: A photo within this story shows the severity of the injuries and may be disturbing to some readers.*** MINNEAPOLIS - Had Maren...
August 2, 2017 - 8:46pm