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Council member says she has right to breastfeed at meetings, retains civil rights lawyer to challenge chair
Health foundation, hairstylists promote pink streaks for cancer awareness
DNR urges caution while burning fall yard debris
Wingin' It! restaurant coming to Bemidji
Hay, MnDOT to listen to mowing concerns
Packers officially place QB Aaron Rodgers on injured reserve
Vikings QB Case Keenum to start again with Sam Bradford hurt, Stefon Diggs also out
At The Ralph, preparations underway for 'magical' college sports night
Dodgers win first National League pennant since 1988
Back-to-back Jacks: Bemidji boys secure second straight section title
Joshua Luke O'Brien
Lawrence Kenneth Brown
Edward M. Schmuch
Eugene Earl Frey
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’
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
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
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Sandhill cranes possess power, grace and beauty
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good boat control, taking it slow are keys to fall fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bemidji students did something really cool
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let's act in support of Minnesota's great outdoors
Ride home opens door to life-changing kindness
Fargo Feminist: 'Me too' but what about 'us too?'
Tinkering with a Midwest favorite: Cinnamon Scotcheroos shake things up
October 8, 2017
Challenging pheasant season expected in Minnesota, ND, SD
DULUTH, Minn. — Minnesota. Down. South Dakota. Down. North Dakota. Down. Iowa. Down. The numbers don't lie. By the numbers, hunters are...
October 8, 2017 - 8:04am
Man drives wrong way down highway, kills Iowa bride-to-be who had been at Bruno Mars concert
NORTHFIELD, Minn. -- A Shakopee man has been charged with driving the wrong way while intoxicated and fatally crashing into an Iowa woman who...
August 8, 2017 - 9:24pm
June 6, 2017
Iowa biofuels promoter to plead guilty to fraud charges
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — An Iowa biofuels promoter and former stock broker plans to plead guilty to federal fraud charges, meaning he'll move...
June 6, 2017 - 7:17am
May 30, 2017
Man dies when road washes out, vehicle plunges into Mississippi River
A motorist was killed in Wisconsin when the road underneath him washed away. It happened early Tuesday morning, May 30, when the 59-year-old...
May 30, 2017 - 4:22pm
May 19, 2017
Planned Parenthood to close a third of its clinics in Iowa due to state cuts
Four of the 12 Planned Parenthood health centers in Iowa will have to close because of a new state law aimed at cutting off public funds to the...
May 19, 2017 - 1:35pm
May 16, 2017
Winds of up to 80 mph blow across southwest Minnesota
LAKEFIELD, Minn. — Wind speeds of 50 to 80 mph across southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa early Tuesday morning, May 16, left area residents...
May 16, 2017 - 8:38pm
May 15, 2017
Iowa congressman said making a man get maternity insurance was 'crazy.' A woman's reply went viral.
Between rounds of jeering that interrupted his every sentence, Rep. Rod Blum, R-Iowa, took a little more than two minutes to explain what else...
May 15, 2017 - 8:34pm
May 12, 2017
Biofuels promoter to remain jailed until federal trial, judge orders
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — A federal judge in Iowa has refused to allow a biofuels promoter out of jail before his trial on fraud charges, saying...
May 12, 2017 - 7:23am
May 11, 2017
Mother sues school over alleged sexual abuse of her 10-year-old by teacher-coach
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa — The mother of an alleged victim of sexual abuse has filed a lawsuit against the Sibley-Ocheyedan Community School District...
May 11, 2017 - 2:22pm
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
April 25, 2017
Former 'Bachelor' Chris Soules arrested for leaving scene of deadly crash, TMZ reports
Buchanan County, Iowa - TMZ reports former 'Bachelor' Chris Soules is in jail for allegedly running into a tractor trailer, killing the driver,...
April 25, 2017 - 10:58am
March 15, 2017
New, safer U.S. rail cars gather dust even as ethanol trains grow longer
NEW YORK -- While crossing a small wooden bridge in northwestern Iowa last Thursday, March 9, 20 rail tank cars in a mile-long train transporting...
March 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
March 10, 2017
Ethanol train derails, bursts into flames in Iowa
NEW YORK -- More than two dozen tank cars hauling ethanol derailed Friday morning, March 10, in northwestern Iowa, causing some to catch fire and sending an unknown volume of the biofuel into a nearby creek, according to the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board. There were no...
March 10, 2017 - 1:40pm
September 28, 2016
Cresting Cedar River putting pressure on Cedar Rapids storm sewer system
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — It’s not over yet. The Cedar River crested around midday near 22 feet — slightly lower than forecast — and throughout...
September 28, 2016 - 2:00am
January 14, 2016
Byron York: In Iowa, is Trump stronger than people think?
DES MOINES — Who’s leading the Republican presidential race here in Iowa? Most recent polls say Ted Cruz, including last month’s edition of the influential Des Moines Register poll, which had Cruz ahead of second-place Donald Trump by 10 points. Yet there is a nagging sense...
January 14, 2016 - 12:21am