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Caught in a deadly ambush, US troops in Niger waited an hour for French air power to arrive
The Air Force hasn't used nuclear 'alert pads' since the Cold War; now they're being upgraded
There's a lot to iron out, but GOP says it's on schedule to pass tax cuts by the end of the year
Where's the beef? What do meat labels really mean?
Health Matters: The connection between blood clots in legs and cancer
VOLLEYBALL: Drakes season comes to a close
VOLLEYBALL: Cass Lake-Bena sweeps Red Lake
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SOCCER: BSU keeps on winning
BOYS SOCCER: Jacks hope to improve on last year’s state appearance
Ronald Lee Bertram Jr.
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VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Environmental and ecological balance: Where is the justice?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Have you ever tried a staycation?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
Around the Arts, Oct. 22
PATT RALL COLUMN: Beautiful days still abound in the Bemidji area
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
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
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
October 19, 2017
When this groom got married, he also exchanged vows with the bride's sister
Encouraged by her sister Ashley Schaus, Hannah Schaus said her vows at an Indiana bed-and-breakfast as friends and family looked on. But Hannah...
October 19, 2017 - 3:03pm
August 6, 2017
Three couples celebrate 65th anniversaries together
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn. — After 40 years of friendship, three local couples — who were all married within three months of each other...
August 6, 2017 - 6:30am
June 14, 2017
Things your wedding server will never tell you
"Go take a break, Gretch," the head server says over the din of the DJ and the shuffle of dancing wedding guests. I take my tray of empty glassware...
June 14, 2017 - 2:10pm
June 1, 2017
FLOERSCH: To the husband I don't have: We're framing our own love story
FARGO — It's easy to blame our parents for the husbands and wives we don't have. For a sliver of the population, parents have made marriage...
June 1, 2017 - 6:03pm
May 26, 2017
The Trumps take their first official trip, and the world gets its first real look at the Trump marriage
As Melania Trump accompanied her husband on his first foreign trip, the public got an uncommon glimpse into the first couple's dynamic. The first...
May 26, 2017 - 8:25am
May 24, 2017
In my 20s and 30s, I accepted nearly every wedding invitation; now I RSVP no
I'm almost embarrassed by how many weddings I've been to. It's in the dozens. I do love a good excuse to travel. And I love my friends. In 2009...
May 24, 2017 - 2:25pm
Minnesota husband and wife of 64 years die hours apart
DETROIT LAKES — John and Anne Alexander were always together after 64 years of marriage, rarely doing anything without their spouse at their...
April 24, 2017 - 9:24am
March 23, 2017
Oklahoma tribe approves gay marriage as Native American groups debate issue
PAWHUSKA, Okla. - A Native American tribe in Oklahoma has voted to allow same-sex marriage, joining a small group of prominent tribes changing...
March 23, 2017 - 8:56am
July 8, 2015
Rick Jensen: First gay marriage, next polygamy
Thanks to the Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage, the legality of polygamy will go to the Supreme Court and polygamists will win. Historically, polygamy has violently disrupted societal growth, directly leading to crime, riots and eventual banning of the practice. Researchers...
July 8, 2015 - 12:11am
October 15, 2014
Tina Dupuy: Where’s the storm we were promised?
Remember? “There’s a storm gathering. The clouds are dark and the winds are strong and I am afraid.” This was the widely mocked anti-gay marriage commercial for the National Organization for Marriage put out in 2009. “But some who advocate same sex marriage have not been content...
October 15, 2014 - 12:17am
May 28, 2014
Diana West: Marriage at Notre Dame: from sacrament to sacrilege
The National Catholic Register broke the most shocking cultural news of the week: “A group of students at the University of Notre Dame has generated a campus-wide controversy by advocating that marriage between one woman and one man is better suited for children than same-sex ‘marriage.’” Welcome...
May 28, 2014 - 12:11am
April 16, 2014
Kathryn Lopez: The meaning of marriage
“Charges of bigotry ... are the ultimate secular insult,” Caroline Farrow tells me.
April 16, 2014 - 11:29pm
‘Arnold and Matthew, partners for life’: Gay couple weds on Leech Lake Indian Reservation
CASS LAKE — "Ladies and gentlemen, may I present to you Arnold and Matthew, partners for life." And, with that, what is believed to be the...
November 16, 2013 - 1:09am
April 30, 2013
Letter to the editor: It’s time for Minnesota to take next step
As a pastor for the past 25 years at Union Congregation Church United Church of Christ in Hackensack, I am proud to call myself a Minnesotan. This past fall I was especially pleased to know that the people of Minnesota clearly affirmed the freedom for all persons in Minnesota to...
April 30, 2013 - 12:49am
April 27, 2013
Time to protect the definition of marriage
Marriage is the union of one man and one woman, consummated by the marriage act in the hopes of begetting children and rearing and educating them. To speak of two people of the same sex getting married is an oxymoron; it cannot happen, by the definition of marriage. There is no...
April 27, 2013 - 9:50pm