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U.S. Senate health care deal could help Minnesota insurance programs
Feds bring charges against suspected Chinese makers of powerful opioids
Mining industry, Iron Rangers rally opposition to wild rice rule
St. Cloud woman faces up to 30 years for killing father with mallet
Oldest snow monkey in North America dies at Minn. Zoo
Plenty to celebrate for Vikings running back Jerick McKinnon
Waiver rule, not talent, keeps bouncing Wild's Mike Reilly to minors
NFL owners, players meet without national anthem resolution
Here comes the Judge: Yankees back in ALCS after 8-1 rout of Astros
Bemidji Aerials compete at Razzle Dazzle Invite
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Arnold "Butch" Dahl
Isabel (Perkins) Knudson
Pearl Dorothy Ledin
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time for a little night fishing
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Otto praised for clean energy plan
October 6, 2017
Are red low-tax states like ND subsidizing blue high-tax states like MN through the tax code?
"We want to get the federal government out of the business of subsidizing the states."-Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, interview on ABC's "This...
October 6, 2017 - 2:23pm
October 2, 2017
Rochester senator in U.S. House race
ROCHESTER, Minn. — A Minnesota state senator says she is running for the U.S. House of Representatives seat that serves southern Minnesota....
October 2, 2017 - 5:23pm
September 20, 2017
Feds want to give and take Minnesota health care money
ST. PAUL — Federal officials appear ready to approve Minnesota's request for money that would lower individual health insurance premiums,...
September 20, 2017 - 2:02pm
September 19, 2017
Minnesotan headed to USDA: Dealing with climate change a priority
WASHINGTON — The Minnesota native who appears about to become deputy U.S. agriculture secretary says one of his priorities is to help farmers...
September 19, 2017 - 2:50pm
July 21, 2017
Rep. Peterson: Rural America's critical infrastructure needs include broadband, flood control
ST. PAUL—Infrastructure is becoming a Washington, D.C. hot topic. And no one is discussing it more than rural America's lawmakers. "A...
July 21, 2017 - 12:36pm
June 30, 2017
Minnesota, other states, reject administration request for voter lists
WASHINGTON—State officials across the country are questioning a Trump administration request to supply their full voter role data. A federal...
June 30, 2017 - 2:11pm
June 19, 2017
Minnesota officials tried to avoid another mining failure
ST. PAUL — Minnesota leaders hope a lease they are offering to a new mining company will reverse a decade of frustrating failure in one...
June 19, 2017 - 6:31pm
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
March 3, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Franken question leads to Sessions' spotlight
ST. PAUL—U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' Russia problems became big news the past few days thanks to Sen. Al Franken. The Minnesota...
March 3, 2017 - 6:00pm
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...
January 30, 2017 - 7:37pm
April 26, 2014
Reihan Salam: The sense of entitlement we all feel
At first glance, Cliven Bundy, the Nevada cattle-rancher who has been fighting the Bureau of Land Management tooth and nail for over twenty years, might strike you as an anti-government radical. He has, after all, led an armed rebellion against federal land managers, who contend that...
April 26, 2014 - 11:00pm
September 21, 2013
Nicholas Wapshott: Shutdown threat means it’s high noon for Obama
As the nation heads toward a government shutdown and defaulting on its debts, the two battling sides cannot even agree which election they are fighting. Republican presidential hopefuls are jostling for position ahead of the 2016 primaries while President Obama has his eyes on...
September 21, 2013 - 10:15pm
May 28, 2013
Danny Tyree: In need of federal control of garage sales
Having just helped my mother with her annual yard sale, I have come to a disturbing conclusion. As much as it pains me to say it, for the sake of buyers and sellers alike, the federal government needs to intervene in the yard/garage sale industries. Homeowners displaying collectibles...
May 28, 2013 - 11:02pm