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Laporte may keep music program after all
Twin of boy killed in Fergus Falls will be returned to Washington
VA nominee faces explosive new allegations of drinking, wrecking government vehicle
Speaker cracks open door for Minnesota gun bill
New elementary school to add to district staff
Audio tape details NFL's concern over Trump's anthem jabs
North Carolina, Minnesota announce home-and-home football series
Basketball commission suggests NCAA ban cheaters, end one-and-done
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MASTER GARDENERS: Plant winter squash. . . for next winter!
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Pine to Prairie Fiber Arts Trail comes to area this weekend
BSO presents concert series finale Sunday
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Deer on the table: DNR holds Bemidji meeting on deer management
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Richard and Marvel Olson
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Commentary goes beyond theater of the absurd
Time to respond to reader feedback
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
April 24, 2018
Minnesota GOP sees land of opportunity in 8th District
DULUTH—The 8th Congressional District might be Democratic-Farmer-Labor country, but don't tell that to Minnesota Republicans. Banking on...
22 hours 54 min ago
April 18, 2018
Leading candidate at DFL convention drops out of run in primary for 8th District congressman
DULUTH, Minn. -- The Democratic-Farmer-Labor race for the 8th Congressional District continues to reveal twists, turns and eye-opening surprises....
April 18, 2018 - 9:18pm
Partisan split threatens federal farm bill
WASHINGTON — The 2018 federal farm bill passed its first major hurdle with a decidedly partisan split over issues not directly agriculture...
April 18, 2018 - 4:25pm
April 16, 2018
Leader in DFL convention delegates for Nolan seat may not file for primary
DULUTH—The leader in delegate voting throughout last weekend's 8th Congressional District DFL convention may not be moving to the primary...
April 16, 2018 - 7:04pm
Bipartisan campaign of ex-lawmakers push for reform
BRAINERD, Minn. — Money, former Minnesota Gov. Arne Carlson said, and lots of it — that might be the single greatest ailment of modern...
March 16, 2018 - 10:45am
March 12, 2018
Nolan endorses fellow congressman Walz for Minn. governor
DULUTH, Minn.—U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan endorsed fellow Democratic U.S. Rep. Tim Walz for governor of Minnesota on Monday.
March 12, 2018 - 3:34pm
March 1, 2018
Metsa joins 4 others in search of 8th District DFL endorsement
DULUTH—It wasn't the only factor, but "a nudge" from the congressman Jason Metsa will vie to replace helped him decide to run for the 8th...
March 1, 2018 - 5:09pm
February 15, 2018
Lee, Radinovich enter DFL endorsement race in 8th District
DULUTH—Two familiar names joined the race Thursday, Feb. 15, to represent the DFL in the upcoming midterm election to replace retiring 8th Congressional District Rep. Rick Nolan. Retired television news anchor Michelle Lee told the News Tribune she is "99.9 percent" sure she'll...
February 15, 2018 - 5:54pm
February 9, 2018
Mining, BWCA and Trump: 5 reasons Rick Nolan's announcement is a big deal
ST. PAUL—U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, a Democrat from northeast Minnesota, announced Friday, Feb. 9, he won't seek re-election. Nolan, who has...
February 9, 2018 - 7:24pm
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan to retire from Congress, leaving a legacy of coalition building in fractured district
DULUTH—"Rabble rouser." "Dedicated public servant." "Thank you." The tributes came pouring in Friday morning, Feb. 9, as U.S. Rep. Rick...
February 9, 2018 - 7:02pm
Capitol Chatter: Are Otto win, Nolan retirement linked?
ST. PAUL—Rebecca Otto won the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party's straw poll for governor in the 8th Congressional District. Three days later,...
February 9, 2018 - 12:39pm
Rick Nolan, a three-term Democratic congressman from Minn., says he won't run for re-election
DULUTH -- U.S. Rep Rick Nolan is retiring at the end of the current term, he announced Friday, Feb. 9. Minnesota's 8th District representative...
February 9, 2018 - 9:47am
January 4, 2018
In Minn. 8th District congressional race, DFL challenger to Nolan wants end to 'partisan chicken'
BRAINERD, Minn.—First-time congressional candidate Leah Phifer aims to resist President Donald Trump, engage a neglected voter bloc and...
January 4, 2018 - 9:07pm
December 8, 2017
Nolan: Woman should be in Franken's Senate seat
CROSBY, Minn.—U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., said Friday he's not thinking of running for the U.S. Senate seat to be vacated when Sen....
December 8, 2017 - 9:16pm
December 4, 2017
Despite adversity, Crosby man keeps making political impact
CROSBY, Minn. — Crosby native Joe Radinovich, a 31-year-old former legislator, will become chief of staff to the mayor of Minneapolis in...
December 4, 2017 - 11:08am