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Two teens rescued from Lake Superior
Twins Lauryn and Vanessa Petrich set to graduate BHS
DFL's Kennedy says she 'serious' about 8th District run
UPDATED: Filings for local offices
Following her mother’s footsteps: Rochester woman walks more than 300 miles to promote peace with North Korea
Paxton dominant again as Mariners top Twins
BASEBALL: Jacks lock down No. 2 seed, home field advantage
LeBron scores 46 as Cavs force Game 7
GIRLS GOLF: Kelm, Lumberjacks take first at Rich Spring
Sano back with Twins, looks 100 percent
Janet "Gripp" Anderson
Juliana Mathilda Hommerding
John David Langston
Isadore David Bianco
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Are you in need of some old jokes?
Commentary: Safety spout fuels colorful encounter in the boonies
What do all the pine cones mean on transplanted spruce?
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
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
New Twin Metals plan moves processing plant site: Company provides update in advance of submitting project to regulators
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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
February 12, 2018
Parents fight for reinstatement of Fla. Catholic school teacher fired after her same-sex wedding
Jocelyn Morffi and Natasha Hass had booked the Key Largo Lighthouse estate for three days starting Feb. 2, turning their wedding day into a wedding weekend. They had a welcome bash at the Florida wedding venue on Friday, a goodbye barbecue on Sunday and their seaside nuptials in between....
February 12, 2018 - 8:31am
February 10, 2018
Former Fargo resident sues Alabama for alleged transgender discrimination
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — A former Fargo resident is suing officials in her home state of Alabama, alleging discrimination against transgender...
February 10, 2018 - 4:48pm
October 30, 2017
Federal judge in Washington blocks part of Trump's transgender military ban
A federal judge in Washington partially blocked a proposed directive from the Trump administration barring transgender people from serving in the military, according to a ruling made public Monday. U.S. District Court Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly issued a preliminary injunction against...
October 30, 2017 - 3:02pm
September 8, 2017
In major Supreme Court case, Justice Dept. sides with baker who refused to make wedding cake for gay couple
In a major upcoming Supreme Court case that weighs equal rights with religious liberty, the Trump administration on Thursday sided with a Colorado baker who refused to bake a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. The Department of Justice on Thursday filed a brief on behalf of baker...
September 8, 2017 - 2:49pm
July 26, 2017
Trump bans transgender people from military service; critics call it 'raw prejudice'
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would not permit transgender people to serve in the U.S. military, citing "tremendous...
July 26, 2017 - 10:18am
June 12, 2017
A year later, the victims of a Florida nightclub shooting are remembered in a pre-dawn ceremony
ORLANDO, Fla. - The names of the 49 people killed in a Florida nightclub last June were read aloud early on Monday in a pre-dawn remembrance...
June 12, 2017 - 7:09am
March 15, 2017
More small cities across the country are standing up for LGBT rights
WHEELING, W.Va. - When Mike Lujano and George Lenz hoisted a rainbow flag outside their business in a Victorian brownstone on Market Street two...
March 15, 2017 - 8:44am
February 23, 2017
Dayton attacks Trump transgender reversal
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton wants Minnesota schools to continue protecting transgender students' restroom rights. He urged schools to continue...
February 23, 2017 - 2:36pm
January 31, 2017
Trump vows to continue LGBT workplace rights protection
WASHINGTON - In a break with his party's traditional stance on gay rights, Republican U.S. President Donald Trump vowed on Tuesday, Jan. 31,...
January 31, 2017 - 11:40am
June 26, 2015
Same-sex ruling brings local praise, questions
BEMIDJI -- "This decision forces the country to recognize every person as equal," is how former Bemidji resident Cathy Perry described Friday's conclusion to the long fought battle of legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide. In a 5-4 vote Friday, the United States Supreme Court...
June 26, 2015 - 6:32pm
December 6, 2013
Turning the page: Transgender woman brings LGBT awareness to Bemidji
“Most times you can’t hear ‘em talk. Other times you can. All the same old cliches, ‘Is that a woman or a man?’ And you always seem...
December 6, 2013 - 6:17pm