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Dokken:Fee hike for hunting, fishing licenses faces uphill battle in Minn.
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Darwin Duane Maxwell
Angela Jean Gross
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VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Paying homage to great Indigenous civil rights leaders, activists and scholars
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why Black History Month?
PRIME TIME: Why keep an old high school letter jacket?
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
PATT RALL COLUMN: Are the stars out tonight?
BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
Recital featuring BSU's Carlson set for Feb. 24
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: "La La Land" likely to sweep tech, musical categories on Oscar night
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
FISH TALES: Adrian Dunn
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Fishing continues to be spotty for most species
Outdoors notebook: Turn In Poachers to hold banquet in Bemidji
Gary and Patty Groslie
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
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Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
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Minnesota Supreme Court
September 25, 2016
COURTS: A Q&A about the court
On Sept. 15, Anne McKeig was sworn in as an associate justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court and became the first Native American woman to serve...
September 25, 2016 - 5:00am
July 26, 2016
Laporte lawyer suspended
BEMIDJI -- A Laporte lawyer has been indefinitely suspended by the Minnesota Supreme Court after the court found he had committed professional misconduct. The Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility filed a petition for disciplinary action against Victor Harlan Smith saying...
July 26, 2016 - 7:25pm
June 28, 2016
Dayton names first American Indian justice: White Earth descendent and Federal Dam native to join Minnesota high court
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Supreme Court is set to welcome its first American Indian member, who will give the court its second female majority....
June 28, 2016 - 1:21pm
February 10, 2016
High court maintains conviction in Eric Dean death
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Supreme Court rejected an appeal of the woman convicted in the death of 4-year-old Eric Dean three years ago. Wednesday's ruling says Amanda Lea Peltier's trial was fair and her life sentence, with the possibility of supervised release after 30 years, will...
February 10, 2016 - 12:24pm
July 28, 2015
Three finalists named for Minnesota Supreme Court opening
ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Commission on Judicial Selection announced Monday it is recommending three women finalists to Gov. Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the upcoming vacancy on Minnesota’s Supreme Court. This vacancy is occurring upon the retirement of Associate...
July 28, 2015 - 8:56am
February 12, 2015
Minnesota Supreme Court upholds implied consent search law for suspected drunken drivers
ST. PAUL -- A law making it illegal for suspected drunken drivers to turn down a breath test was upheld in Minnesota Supreme Court on Wednesday. The court confirmed a law that requires suspected drunken drivers to submit to field testing or face more severe criminal charges. This...
February 12, 2015 - 10:02am
November 27, 2013
Minn. Supreme Court suspends lawyer for slurs
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Supreme Court has suspended the license of an attorney who made anti-Catholic slurs against judges and others in legal filings. The court's ruling Wednesday against Hastings attorney Rebekah Nett leaves her indefinitely suspended with the...
November 27, 2013 - 11:56am
September 11, 2013
Fairbanks asks high court to overturn murder sentence
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Supreme Court justices questioned whether they should overturn a murder conviction of a man, convicted of killing a deputy sheriff, because he is an American Indian whose trial was held in a mostly white county. During the court’s Wednesday hearing...
September 11, 2013 - 11:38pm
August 21, 2013
Minnesota Supreme Court sides with HIV-positive man
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Supreme Court has rejected a prosecutor's effort to reinstate the conviction of an HIV-positive man accused of passing the virus to another man. The high court affirmed a Court of Appeals decision that reversed the attempted assault...
August 21, 2013 - 11:37am
June 28, 2013
Minnesota Supreme Court returns to capacity
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Supreme Court is getting back to capacity with the installment of new Justice David Lillehaug ((LIL'-uh-hog). He's the second appointee of Gov. Mark Dayton to the state's seven-member high court. Lillehaug is a former U.S. attorney for...
June 28, 2013 - 9:10am
Barkley name on ballot again, against Justice Anderson
ST. PAUL — More Minnesota voters know Dean Barkley’s name than those of many judicial candidates, but he wonders if that is enough to erase...
October 28, 2012 - 12:47am
Court opponents don’t agree on what counts as experience
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s youngest Supreme Court justice and his challenger agree experience is key to electing someone to the high court, but...
October 28, 2012 - 12:39am
August 21, 2012
Redistricting chief becomes Supreme Court justice
By Don Davis email@example.com ST. PAUL – The judge who led a panel that redrew political district lines earlier this year soon will be...
August 21, 2012 - 12:03am