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U.S. Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote
200 immigrants in Texas were smuggled into a pitch-black trailer. 10 died, and the driver has been charged.
Bemidji Councilors review 2016 city audit findings
United Way aims high with Trap Shooting Tournament fundraiser
Crime report for July 21 - 23
Twins finalize trade with Braves for Jaime Garcia
Reinforcements have Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano excited for season
Vikings' backup quarterback Case Keenum relishes extra reps
Gophers replace softball coach Allister with Duluth's Jamie Trachsel
Big Ten formally announces six-year media rights deal with ESPN, FOX and CBS
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Kenneth "Kenny" Kraeplin
Richard "Tony" Toninato
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Can we obtain a 'perfect Union'?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The world needs outlandish schools
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The natural laws are all around us
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Simon and Simone have a summer activity director. . .me!
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: How to enjoy the best Fourth of July ever
Justin Bieber reportedly ‘over it,’ cancels stadium tour, including U.S. Bank Stadium show
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
Arts briefs, Sunday, July 23
PATT RALL COLUMN: Lots of choices for arts today in the region
Think Kim Kardashian is sexy? This app matches you with celebrity lookalikes.
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Smart and friendly: Meet the gray jays
Stressed out: Minnesota scientists dive deep to learn why walleye are stressed
MASTER GARDENERS: The cut-flower pathway
FISH TALES: Al Shervold on Upper Red Lake
Starry Trek comes to Beltrami County: Volunteers needed for Aug. 5 event to help search for starry stonewort
Joe & Sissy Neft
Brett & Sadie Bahr
Vern and Mary Lathe
Doug and Pat Tangborn
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nothing but just plain foolish
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
McFeely: Is Michele Bachmann dipping her toe in Minnesota governor race?
April 4, 2017
Islamic State says U.S. 'being run by an idiot'
CAIRO - Islamic State said on Tuesday, April 4, the United States was drowning and "being run by an idiot". In the first official remarks by...
April 4, 2017 - 1:55pm
April 1, 2017
From forced labor to child begging, U.S. study reveals new forms of slavery
BOGOTA - From the exploitation of workers in carnivals to forcing people into door-to-door sales, more under-reported forms of modern slavery are emerging in the United States which need to be tackled, according to a report. The anti-slavery group Polaris said it had analyzed data...
April 1, 2017 - 7:00am
March 31, 2017
Ex-punk rocker challenging Ted Cruz for Senate seat
AUSTIN, Texas - A punk rocker-turned-congressman from Texas announced his candidacy for the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican Ted Cruz on Friday,...
March 31, 2017 - 2:48pm
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
A U.S. appeals court on Friday, March 31, blocked the release of classified videos of a former Guantanamo Bay prisoner being force-fed while...
March 31, 2017 - 1:14pm
March 30, 2017
Being 26: A money checkup for biggest U.S. age group
NEW YORK - Callan Olive is about as adult as you can get for a 26-year-old. She and her husband, Isaac, who is also 26, own a house near Chicago...
March 30, 2017 - 9:30pm
Bedbugs, peacocks add to uptick in U.S. animal insurance claims
Bedbugs in hotel rooms and aggressive peacocks are some of the creatures behind an uptick in animal-related insurance claims filed by U.S. businesses,...
March 30, 2017 - 10:06am
March 28, 2017
Poop and fish guts for the National Rotten Sneaker win
NEW YORK - Seven young contestants from around the United States put their best and smelliest shoe forward at the 42nd National Rotten Sneaker...
March 28, 2017 - 4:36pm
March 27, 2017
U.S., Britain, France, others skip nuclear weapons ban treaty talks
UNITED NATIONS - The United States and almost 40 other countries, including Britain and France, will not join negotiations that start at the...
March 27, 2017 - 10:07am
March 22, 2017
Trump offers U.S. cooperation, support after London attack
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Wednesday offered British Prime Minister Theresa May the full cooperation and support of the United States...
March 22, 2017 - 2:18pm
Trump appears to be losing battle ahead of health care vote
WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump and Republican congressional leaders appeared on Wednesday, March 22, to be losing the battle to get...
March 22, 2017 - 1:38pm
North Korea missile test fails as tensions simmer
SEOUL - A North Korean missile appeared to have exploded on Wednesday, March 22, just after it was launched, the U.S. and South Korean militaries...
March 22, 2017 - 10:34am
March 21, 2017
Labrador retriever still top dog in U.S.
NEW YORK - The friendly, and often clumsy, Labrador retriever has retained its long held title as the most popular dog breed in the United States,...
March 21, 2017 - 2:23pm
Canadian youth hockey injuries cut in half after national policy change
Injuries fell by half and concussions were reduced by almost two thirds after Hockey Canada banned body checking for players younger than 13...
March 21, 2017 - 1:31pm
Drone-catchers emerge on a new aerial frontier
SAN LEANDRO, Calif. - The enemy drone whined in the distance. The Interceptor, a drone-hunting machine from Silicon Valley startup Airspace Systems,...
March 21, 2017 - 11:00am
Canadian woman stashed weed internally to cross border
WARROAD, Minn.—A Canadian woman who was detained at a Minnesota port of entry Sunday, March 19, had a half-ounce of marijuana stashed inside...
March 21, 2017 - 10:11am