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Fischbach takes lieutenant governor oath, ending 22-year Senate career
Inside a semi-truck in Nebraska, troopers found enough fentanyl to kill 26 million people
Crawfish boil held to raise funds for Blackduck Backwoods Bash
Trump sounds optimistic tone about future North Korea talks, suggests June 12 summit could happen after all
Suspect in custody after active shooter report at Indiana middle school
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Rockets take Game 5, inch closer to dethroning Warriors
BASEBALL: Grimm selected to Minnesota All-Star Series
SOFTBALL: Jacks hold off Alexandria in 8-3A tournament
BASEBALL: Blackduck opens playoffs with 13-3 victory
Melverna nee Lindquist Watkins
Cindy Marie Swedberg
John David Langston
Leland Joseph Kupcho
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
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
Why is Instagram adding a mute button? Because rejection is scary
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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
March 1, 2018
U.S. Rep. Peterson announces key ag committee aide
WASHINGTON – U.S. House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member Collin Peterson, D-Minn., has announced that Minnesota farm native Katie Zenk...
March 1, 2018 - 4:10pm
July 14, 2017
U.S. House passes $700 billion annual defense bill
WASHINGTON - The U.S. House of Representatives passed its version of a massive annual defense bill on Friday, leaving out controversial amendments...
July 14, 2017 - 1:57pm
June 20, 2017
Republican wins costly congressional bid in Georgia in race widely seen as referendum on Trump
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - Republican Karen Handel won a hotly contested Georgia congressional race on Tuesday, fending off a Democratic challenge...
June 20, 2017 - 10:02pm
May 26, 2017
Gianforte wins Montana special election, apologizes for attacking reporter
BOZEMAN, Mont. — Montana Republican Greg Gianforte narrowly beat a political novice to win a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives...
May 26, 2017 - 6:14am
May 19, 2017
U.S. House to send healthcare bill to Senate in a few weeks, speaker says
WASHINGTON - The U.S. House of Representatives will send its healthcare overhaul plan passed earlier this month to the Senate in a couple of...
May 19, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 4, 2017
U.S. House approves tighter North Korea sanctions
WASHINGTON - The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved legislation on Thursday to tighten sanctions on North Korea by targeting...
May 4, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 27, 2017
Western Minnesota's Rep. Collin Peterson says he's running again
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- Longtime U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., is running for re-election, a Washington, D.C.-based publication reports....
April 27, 2017 - 3:06pm
April 19, 2017
Runoff likely after strong showing from Democrat in much-watched Georgia congressional race
DUNWOODY, Ga. - A novice Democratic candidate weathered attacks from President Donald Trump and finished well ahead of his Republican rivals...
April 19, 2017 - 7:12am
March 31, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Governor candidates look at rural Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's 2018 governor race so far focuses on rural Minnesota, where Republicans did so well in last November's election....
March 31, 2017 - 3:06pm
March 6, 2017
U.S. House Republicans unveil bill to repeal Obamacare
WASHINGTON - Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives unveiled legislation on Monday to repeal the central tenets of the Obamacare healthcare...
March 6, 2017 - 5:14pm
March 1, 2017
U.S. House panel to probe possible Russia-Trump campaign collusion
WASHINGTON - The U.S. House of Representatives intelligence committee will investigate allegations of collusion between Donald Trump's presidential...
March 1, 2017 - 8:01pm
April 3, 2014
GOP congressman grills MNsure leader
WASHINGTON — An Arizona congressman went on the offensive against Minnesota’s health insurance exchange during a U.S. House hearing Thursday in Washington. Republican U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar shot his first question to MNsure interim CEO Scott Leitz, asking why the state would pay...
April 3, 2014 - 11:44pm
December 18, 2013
U.S. Senate passes budget deal, focus shifts to spending
By David Lawder and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON, Dec 18 (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate passed a two-year budget deal on Wednesday to ease automatic spending cuts and reduce the risk of a government shutdown, but fights were already breaking out over how to implement the budget pact. By...
December 18, 2013 - 6:16pm
June 20, 2013
Farm bill backers pledge to try again
WASHINGTON — U.S. House agriculture leaders will try, try again to pass a five-year farm bill. "It’s been four years and we are not going to give up now," U.S. Rep.
June 20, 2013 - 11:47pm