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Dick Gregory, cutting-edge satirist and uncompromising activist, dies at 84
Last day for lake trout: Season closes in Apostle Islands area as quota reached
Grand Forks 'Love Wins' rally protests violence in Charlottesville
Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club loses its ninth big charity event this week
New view of achievement gap: Lawsuit spurs Twin Cities superintendents to change their approach to improving education equity
Twins hall inductee Michael Cuddyer on umpires, chemistry, Byron Buxton
Berrios, Twins shut out Diamondbacks
Busch dominates for ninth NASCAR Xfinity win at Bristol
Drag racing: Struggles continue for NHRA locals
Cook moves closer to being starter
Anna "Ann" Prince
William J. Sliney
Edith M. Allen
Pearl Rose Keenan
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Just how much is $1 billion?
Library Corner column: Library offers up something for all ages
'Super Troopers 2' lands spring 2018 release date
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
Around the Arts, August 13
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bringing the Democratic party back to its roots
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A far cry from the quest for equality
Incontinence shouldn't block people from seeking medical help
Letter to the Editor: Racism isn't somewhere else or in the past
May 22, 2014
Indian veterans receive Minnesota Capitol honor
ST. PAUL -- American Indians volunteer for the U.S. military in higher percentages than any other ethnic group, and now Minnesota...
May 22, 2014 - 7:19pm
May 6, 2014
Minnesota kindergartner brings gun to school; all students safe
BENSON, Minn. — A kindergarten student brought a gun to a Benson elementary school Tuesday morning. In a news release, Swift County Sheriff John Holtz said the sheriff’s office, Benson police and Northside Elementary officials were notified of the situation just after...
May 6, 2014 - 3:09pm
April 18, 2014
Student is ‘person of interest’ in school bomb threat in Waubun
WAUBUN, Minn. -- A 15-year-old student is a “person of interest” in a bomb threat that caused the evacuation of Waubun High School on Tuesday, according to the Mahnomen County Sheriff's Office. The sheriff’s office said in a news release that the Waubun-Ogema-White...
April 18, 2014 - 10:22am
April 16, 2014
Trucks crash on icy I-94 near Barnesville, one driver killed
BARNESVILLE, Minn. - A crash near here involving two semis left one driver dead this morning on an icy stretch of Interstate 94, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. One semi rear-ended the other about 4 a.m. in the eastbound lanes near milepost 24, the patrol said. The...
April 16, 2014 - 9:14am
April 15, 2014
UPDATED: Suspect in custody after deputy shot in Norman County
PERLEY, Minn. – A suspect has been apprehended in a shooting that wounded a Norman County deputy early Tuesday morning near Perley in northwest Minnesota. Clay County Sheriff Bill Bergquist said an arrest took place about 10:40 a.m. not far from where the shooting occurred....
April 15, 2014 - 11:31am
April 11, 2014
10-year-old girl found dead in bale fire near Adrian, Minn.
ADRIAN, Minn. -- A 10-year-old girl was found dead Thursday evening after a bale fire on a farm west of Adrian in southwestern Minnesota. The Adrian Fire Department responded at 6:50 p.m. Thursday to a report of round bales on fire at the Todd Heideman farm. The body...
April 11, 2014 - 8:14pm
March 29, 2014
COLLEGE HOCKEY ROUNDUP: Gophers win first-round game; UND, Union punch Frozen Four tickets
ST. PAUL — When the Gophers hockey team flexed its way to a 3-0 lead after one period, it seemed like Robert Morris would need the mythical...
March 29, 2014 - 10:47pm
March 24, 2014
Qualify for new tax breaks? Wait to file returns
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota revenue officials will not be ready to pay Minnesotans for newly enacted tax breaks until April 3. Revenue Commissioner Myron Frans today advised Minnesotans who may qualify for one of 10 new individual income tax breaks not to file income tax returns until...
March 24, 2014 - 2:04pm
March 18, 2014
Snow piling up in Minnesota as latest storm hits
Snow started early today in central Minnesota, with weather warnings continuing into Wednesday. According to data already reported...
March 18, 2014 - 10:38am
Slick roads add to deadly crash total for March
Two fatal crashes, one west of Eden Valley and one south of Winthrop, Monday morning are the latest incidents making March a deadly month on the state’s highways. According to the State Patrol’s preliminary numbers, there have been 19 deaths on the state’s highways...
March 18, 2014 - 9:12am
March 8, 2014
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Minnesota rallies to top North Dakota, win third straight conference title
BEMIDJI -- Minnesota scored two power play goals in the second period and made those goals stand up as the Gophers defeated North Dakota 3-1 Saturday night in the championship game of the WCHA Final Faceoff women’s hockey tournament at the Sanford Center. The Gophers held an...
March 8, 2014 - 10:36pm
February 15, 2014
Minnesota’s moose hold their own for one year; Mortality among adults, calves still too high to sustain population
John Myers Forum News Service DULUTH — Minnesota’s beleaguered moose herd may have held its own over the past year, with an aerial survey...
February 15, 2014 - 1:09am
February 10, 2014
Pipeline company says it will increase propane flow
By Don Davis Forum News Service WASHINGTON -- A pipeline company promises it will ship more propane to the Midwest and Northeast. The action comes after the Obama administration responded to dozens of lawmakers and governors who demanded action as propane prices...
February 10, 2014 - 6:40pm
February 8, 2014
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Bemidji State mounts comeback but No. 1 Minnesota hangs on 5-3
MINNEAPOLIS — After shutting out Bemidji State Friday night, No. 1 Minnesota scored the first four goals Saturday. This time, the Beavers got back into the game with a three-goal third period to cut Minnesota’s lead down to one, 4-3. However, the Gophers scored another goal...
February 8, 2014 - 10:38pm
February 7, 2014
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Minnesota takes it to Bemidji State, 10-0
MINNEAPOLIS — The BSU women’s hockey team had a rough go of it Friday evening against No. 1-ranked Minnesota. The Gophers outshot the Beavers 40-21 and routed BSU 10-0 in Western Collegiate Hockey Association action at Ridder Arena. The Beavers (9-17-3, 6-15-2-1 WCHA) allowed...
February 7, 2014 - 11:54pm