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Forever a Lumberjack: Bemidji High School holds 118th commencement ceremony
Minnesota man who served time for overdose death dies shortly after release
Ireland votes to overturn abortion ban, 'culmination of a quiet revolution,' prime minister says
USC's president agrees to step down amid growing outrage over scandals
North, South Korean leaders meet to 'frankly' discuss Trump-Kim summit, Seoul says
Bemidji Youth Soccer opens summer at Shakopee
Top prospect Massimo Rizzo commits to UND
Commentary: A day on the Twins' grounds crew left me exhausted, dirty and satisfied
After starring in the Minnesota Miracle, Vikings receiver Stefon Diggs is focused on next step
Paxton dominant again as Mariners top Twins
Marles Ruth Kangas
Melverna nee Lindquist Watkins
John Paul Lembi
Janet "Gripp" Anderson
Juliana Mathilda Hommerding
Commentary: Take a break before transitioning to non-caregiving life
Commentary: When is a pine cone not a pine cone?
How to fertilize trees, shrubs, flowers and fruits
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Julia Louis-Dreyfus to receive the 2018 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
High heels can have health effects far beyond the feet
Barack and Michelle Obama are becoming television and film producers for Netflix
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding attracted more American viewers than Prince William's
Around the Arts, May 20
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The surprises and wonder of the outdoors
PAUL NELSON FISHING: As waters warm up, so should the bite
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
Why you're getting flooded with privacy notifications in your email
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
More than just business: Wells receives Lifetime Achievement Award for helping others
Andersen Corp. creating 40 new jobs with window factory expansion
Place a Business Announcement
Barb & Rick
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Safe family holiday can include safe grilling
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Defending the Second Amendment in its entirety
Commentary: You say hello, I say goodbye
Commentary: Kindness is the real showstopper at the circus
May 17, 2018
Most Red Lake races lead to runoff elections
RED LAKE -- All but one of Red Lake Nation’s 2018 races resulted in runoff elections Wednesday after a majority of the 40 candidates failed...
May 17, 2018 - 7:57pm
May 15, 2018
Seki, Jourdain face off in Red Lake election on Wednesday
RED LAKE—Red Lake Nation's current chairman will face off against the band's former leader Wednesday in the 2018 general election. Darrell...
May 15, 2018 - 5:44pm
Trump wants to win Colorado and Minnesota in 2020. One is more likely than the other.
Shortly before the 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump's communications adviser Jason Miller proclaimed that both Michigan and New Mexico...
May 15, 2018 - 2:44pm
April 14, 2018
Craig gets rematch against Lewis in 2nd District
BURNSVILLE, Minn. — After narrowly losing her first bid for Congress in 2016, Democrat Angie Craig is getting a second crack at defeating first-term Republican Rep. Jason Lewis this fall. Craig, a former medical device company executive from Eagan, easily won the Democratic-Farmer-Labor...
April 14, 2018 - 7:10pm
April 9, 2018
Farmers who propelled Trump to presidency fear becoming pawns in trade war
MANKATO, Minn. - Many of the farmers who helped propel Donald Trump to the presidency fear becoming pawns in his escalating trade war with China,...
April 9, 2018 - 7:12am
April 4, 2018
UPDATED: LaRose and Finn; Howe and Robinson move on to Leech Lake general election
LEECH LAKE -- Leech Lake voters decided Tuesday which candidates will move on to the general election in June. The Minnesota Chippewa Tribe’s...
April 4, 2018 - 4:13pm
March 19, 2018
Cambridge Analytica CEO appears to talk about election bribes, sex workers on video
A British television station broadcast video Monday apparently showing the head of the data analysis firm Cambridge Analytica, which worked for...
March 19, 2018 - 8:16pm
March 13, 2018
Studies suggest Clinton may not be wrong on white women voting like their husbands
According to Hillary Clinton, many white women voted against her because the men in their lives told them to. During a discussion at the India...
March 13, 2018 - 10:58am
March 12, 2018
Republicans find no evidence of collusion or Russian preference for Trump
WASHINGTON - House Intelligence Committee Republicans have completed a draft report in their year-long Russia probe that states they found no...
March 12, 2018 - 8:16pm
February 25, 2018
Sandman's new chance: Party switch fuels optimism for 8th District’s third-party candidate
DULUTH — The political pairing of Ray "Skip" Sandman and the state Independence Party came together over coffee at a roadside restaurant...
February 25, 2018 - 4:48pm
February 22, 2018
Dates set for Red Lake election
RED LAKE—The Red Lake Tribal Council has set dates for the band's 2018 election. Seven positions are open to candidates: tribal chairman,...
February 22, 2018 - 2:59pm
February 19, 2018
Commentary: Trump is ignoring the worst attack on America since 9/11
Imagine if, after 9/11, the president had said that the World Trade Center and Pentagon could have been attacked by "China" or "lots of other people." Imagine if he had dismissed claims of al-Qaida's responsibility as a "hoax" and said that he "really" believed Osama bin Laden's denials....
February 19, 2018 - 9:57am
February 11, 2018
Nolan reflects on retirement, look forward to family time
DULUTH, Minn.—The airplane carrying Rick Nolan home from Washington, D.C., on Friday reached Minnesota in the middle of the afternoon....
February 11, 2018 - 7:31am
February 9, 2018
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan to retire from Congress, leaving a legacy of coalition building in fractured district
DULUTH—"Rabble rouser." "Dedicated public servant." "Thank you." The tributes came pouring in Friday morning, Feb. 9, as U.S. Rep. Rick...
February 9, 2018 - 7:02pm
February 7, 2018
Thissen drops out after poor governor poll showing; Otto performs well in 7th, 8th districts
ST. PAUL — A Democratic straw poll conducted during the Tuesday night, Feb. 6, precinct caucuses has claimed its first victim: State Rep....
February 7, 2018 - 6:07pm