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Owners, dogs complete therapy training
Former Bemidji foster youth visits Nolan, Congress
Abandoned net of 67 dead walleye on Lake Mille Lacs angers conservation group
Rose's steady play overwhelms field in win at Colonial
Twins trade Hughes for Padres minor-league catcher
Flustered defending champ Ostapenko falls at first French Open hurdle
Mystics remain undefeated with win over Lynx
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Kids are not born to kill; they learn to kill from us
LIBRARY CORNER: Reading can take you everywhere
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
Becca is back as 'Bachelorette' -- and this time she gets to choose
First Friday returns on June 1
Around the Arts, May 27
Walking among the Art: Bemidji Sculpture Walk installs a new round of downtown sculptures
In the age of the megaplex: Historic Twin Cities theaters battle to stay afloat in the ever-competitive business of showing movies
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The wonderful wood duck at home in Minnesota
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Action heats up on the water as busy weekend arrives
More fishing tournaments skipping weigh-in
Man helps restore bluebird species with nest boxes on rural Wisconsin roads
Northwest Minn. man finds retirement niche building custom fishing rods
Ambassadors congratulate Wingin' It
Despite divisions, Farm Bill still a priority for passage
Kraus-Anderson in Bemidji to build hockey arena in Baudette
Prairie Business opens '50 Best Places to Work' nominations
Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
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Barb & Rick
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reduce your lawn size to help our environment
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We could use more political leaders like Jourdain
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Enbridge pledges to work with counties on tax issue
Commentary: Road to recovery
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Safe family holiday can include safe grilling
January 23, 2018
How the government shutdown ended up being a $31 billion gift to the health care industry
WASHINGTON - Government shutdowns aren't typically a productive time, but health care industry players notched a few big wins out of three days...
January 23, 2018 - 1:37pm
January 19, 2018
Funding for government lapses as short-term spending bill stalls in the Senate
WASHINGTON - The federal government shut down for the first time in more than four years Friday after senators rejected a temporary spending...
January 19, 2018 - 10:06pm
McConnell announces vote in last-ditch effort to avert government shutdown
WASHINGTON - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said a vote to end debate on a short-term spending bill will take place at 10 p.m....
January 19, 2018 - 8:39pm
January 18, 2018
House approves bill to keep government open as Senate Democrats threaten to block it
WASHINGTON - The House approved a short-term spending bill Thursday to avoid a government shutdown, but passage was in doubt in the Senate as...
January 18, 2018 - 9:10pm
Senate Democrats gather votes to block spending bill; White House slams Congress over possible shutdown
WASHINGTON - Senate Democrats signaled Thursday that they have enough votes to block a short-term spending bill to keep the government open,...
January 18, 2018 - 4:13pm
December 17, 2014
Ron Paul: All I want for Christmas is a (real) government shutdown
The political class breathed a sigh of relief Saturday when the U.S. Senate averted a government shutdown by passing the $1.1 trillion omnibus spending bill. This year’s omnibus resembles omnibuses of Christmas past in that it was drafted in secret, was full of special interest...
December 17, 2014 - 12:25am
October 30, 2014
Letter: Let’s review the facts on the shutdown
Linda Bertrand in a letter to the editor (Oct. 24) implied that by sticking to party principles I had supported the state shutdown, cut off services to 22 Bemidji developmentally disabled and offered only a hand off policy to possible solutions. Let’s review the facts: The Legislature...
October 30, 2014 - 12:20am
October 14, 2013
Shutdown denies employers work eligibility tool
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — The federal government shutdown has cut off employers from a system that lets them quickly check an employee's eligibility to work in the U.S.
October 14, 2013 - 11:24am
October 7, 2013
Minnesota sends furlough notices to 105 workers
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State officials have notified 105 Minnesota Department of Health workers that they might be laid off because of the federal government shutdown.
October 7, 2013 - 3:38pm
Ventura's new cause: Government shutdown petition
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura has compared the federal government shutdown to an act of terrorism and he's pushing a petition for people to voice their displeasure.
October 7, 2013 - 11:11am
October 1, 2013
Shutdown brings furloughs, inconvenience in Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Furloughed federal workers in Minnesota say they're disgusted by the political impasse that will cost them in the pocketbook.
October 1, 2013 - 11:25am
September 28, 2013
Anatole Kaletsky: Why markets don’t fear a government shutdown
Now that the worldwide panic over U.S. monetary policy has subsided, Washington is brewing another storm in a teacup: the budget and Obamacare battle that reaches a climax Monday, followed by the debt limit vote required to prevent a mid-October Treasury default. The ultimate...
September 28, 2013 - 10:21pm
September 26, 2013
Joe Gandelman: Jumping the political cliff?
Is the Republican Party about to jump off the cliff? No, not the fiscal cliff, the political cliff — as in government shutdown or debt default. Although there are increasing rumblings from members of the Republican Party political and media establishment that they don’t...
September 26, 2013 - 11:58pm