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Authorities uncover couple's 'sex room' in Minn. sexual assault case
Lawmakers advance two anti-abortion bills, but Dayton says he'll veto them
Tribal members, SD dance family among 15 charged in dealing in eagle, migratory bird trafficking
Brainerd family says final goodbyes to man who was missing for more than 2 years
‘I want to get people to sing’: Garrison Keillor visits Bemidji on his Gratitude Tour
Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of NASCAR season
Peterson tells ESPN he'll sign with Saints, who open at Minnesota
Dozier's three-run double provides Twins with 3-2 win
Twins to appeal Sano's one game for 'aggressive actions'
WOMEN'S GOLF: BSU’s Woelfel 9th at NSIC championships
Charity Faith Hope Moses
Betty Elaine Beaulieu
John George "Moose" White
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Look at the brighter side of life
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: We must open our minds to diverse teachings
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: John's No. 1 List for Bemidji
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: What is that weed?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you know your Twins?
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
First Friday Fest at Rail River
Regional author publishes book
First Friday at Gallery North
Up a tree!
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Warm-up helps spawn, walleyes should be ready for opener
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Wood ducks always welcome in the spring
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Finding your favorite gardening tools
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Wild turkeys are abundant throughout Minnesota
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Minnesota Health Plan’ is a plan for all
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bliss understands our local issues
April 24, 2017
Trump's 100 days in office: A blizzard of controversy, conflict, and political friction
U.S. President Donald J. Trump disrupts the status quo in Washington, meeting his 100 day benchmark in office in a period marked by controversy,...
19 hours 31 min ago
April 23, 2017
Trump pressures Democrats on Obamacare to get border wall deal
WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump weighed in on congressional efforts to avoid a government shutdown, telling Democrats on Sunday that...
April 23, 2017 - 1:29pm
White House official: deal to avoid government shutdown could come today
WASHINGTON - White House budget director Mick Mulvaney said talks between Republicans and Democrats in Congress could reach an agreement to avoid...
April 23, 2017 - 9:56am
April 21, 2017
Minn. chief justice worries about legislative budget plans
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota court system's leader says she fears state residents will feel an impact if legislative budget proposes become...
April 21, 2017 - 5:27pm
Capitol Chatter: Transportation funding may be on the move
ST. PAUL — Transportation funding is confusing and controversial, and Minnesota state leaders say vital. Democrats and Republicans have...
April 21, 2017 - 3:12pm
Border wall, ACA funding loom behind Trump, GOP efforts to avert government shutdown
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump and his fellow Republicans who control Congress face their first major budget test next week, with the threat...
April 21, 2017 - 9:47am
April 20, 2017
Trump to sign executive order on tax burdens on Friday
WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump will sign on Friday an executive order on finding and reducing tax burdens and two memoranda ordering...
April 20, 2017 - 7:55pm
MN private prison remains in discussion, but without money
ST. PAUL—A closed western Minnesota private prison would be allowed to take state prisoners under a proposal in front of legislative budget...
April 20, 2017 - 5:27pm
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
ST. PAUL—Minnesota communities could not regulate wages, benefits or employee scheduling under legislation that appears headed to Gov....
April 20, 2017 - 3:21pm
Secret Service permanently shuts down public access to a White House sidewalk
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Secret Service said it would end public access to a sidewalk along the south fence of the White House beginning on Wednesday...
April 20, 2017 - 10:36am
April 19, 2017
Widow of accident victim makes last-minute plea for Minn. transportation funding
ST. PAUL—Beth Hodgman pleaded that southern Minnesota's U.S. 14 be made safer. "Drivers make mistakes, but they shouldn't be life sentences,"...
April 19, 2017 - 6:05pm
Rep. Peterson to host opioid crisis forum
SPICER, Minn. -- U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson will host a bipartisan legislative forum to discuss the opioid crisis at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 22,...
April 19, 2017 - 5:02pm
Franken says new farm bill should address dairy struggles
FARMINGTON, Minn. — U.S. Sen. Al Franken ranked dairy farmers' struggles among his top priorities for a new federal farm bill. Franken, a Democrat,...
April 19, 2017 - 1:13pm
North Korean mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up U.S.
SEOUL - North Korea put on a musical show to mark the birthday of founding father Kim Il Sung, which ended with a mock-up video of missiles...
April 19, 2017 - 11:05am
April 18, 2017
Minnesota governor expects GOP transportation plan to win
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's Democratic governor admitted he probably will accept a Republican transportation funding plan he does not like, rural...
April 18, 2017 - 5:57pm