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Minn. health insurance markets have stabilized. Will they stay that way?
Split government has history of saving Minnesota from gerrymandering
This killer opioid could become a weapon of mass destruction
Nancy Pelosi's next challenge is governing liberals in an era of divided government
Dry December threatens bare Christmas in Duluth, central Minnesota
Mayfield, Browns rally past Broncos
Timberwolves fall to Suns, fall to 0-4 on road trip
MEN'S HOCKEY: Breakaway goal sinks BSU in 2-1 overtime loss
WRESTLING: Bemidji JV takes third at Anoka Tourney
GIRLS BASKETBALL: BHS tackles Tigers
John Gilbert "Jack" Swenson
Diane Dee Rennie
Allan Thomas Belleveau
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Salonen: Hubby celebrates ‘first’ birthday with heart
Kindness is Contagious: Kindness can bring us to our knees
Knutson: Trump-tariff piece draws differing responses
Growing Together: Is it a Christmas cactus or Thanksgiving cactus?
Fielding Questions: Saving a split tree, response from a concerned reader and more
Prada accused of racism with new collection
‘Let’s make it happen,’ Garth Brooks replies to Mark Dayton’s call for another MN show
Drops instead of shops: The rise of streetwear, a growing trend in fashion
READER PHOTO: Sunrise over Turtle River
States differ on favorite Hallmark holiday movies. What do you think were the favorites in ND, SD and Minn.?
Voyageurs Park wolves are fishing
Hawk shot with arrow euthanized at U of M Raptor Center
Tighter regulations set for March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
Studying the mallard migration: Cellphone technology helping to gather new information on ducks
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod in north-central Minnesota
Facebook says new bug allowed apps to access private photos of millions of users
Pinke: Project draws out the untold stories of women in ag
Safeguards ‘ineffective’ at preventing northwest Wis. refinery explosion
Duluth temporarily parks electric buses for braking, heat improvements
Farm bill sails through House with momentum for Trump's signature
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BCA's role clarified in investigation process
Salonen: Hubby celebrates ‘first’ birthday with heart
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GENERATION: Evan Hazard: Yorkshire Pudding is not a dessert
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December 15, 2018
Police have two suspects in Salvation Army red kettle theft in Minnesota
Two suspects have been identified in the theft of a Salvation Army donation kettle outside a Blaine grocery earlier this month.
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December 14, 2018
Upcoming bill to increase staffing at Minnesota prisons named for slain officer
ST. PAUL — A DFL lawmaker will bring forward a bill next year that would increase staffing at state prisons, and he will name the measure after...
December 14, 2018 - 8:33pm
Twin Cities-area day care provider's husband convicted of sexually assaulting children
ROSEVILLE, Minn. — The husband of a Roseville-based home day care provider was found guilty of sexually assaulting three children cared for...
December 14, 2018 - 6:18pm
Northwest Minnesota man who plotted ‘second American revolution’ sentenced to five years
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — A northwest Minnesota man who planned to start a “second American Revolution” will spend five years in prison for...
December 14, 2018 - 5:14pm
Crime report for Dec. 13
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Thursday: Burglary 8:02 p.m. An officer took a report...
December 14, 2018 - 4:29pm
‘48 Hours’ to feature 1995 disappearance of TV anchor, Minnesota native
The TV show “48 Hours” on Saturday, Dec. 15, will feature the 1995 disappearance of Mason City, Iowa, television news anchor Jodi Huisentruit....
December 14, 2018 - 4:03pm
Man charged in shooting incident in central Minnesota
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - One of the two men arrested in connection with the Dec. 8 shooting in Alexandria has been formally charged and bail has been...
December 14, 2018 - 12:26pm
December 13, 2018
Northern Minn. man charged with manslaughter in Duluth shooting
DULUTH — The man accused in Monday’s fatal shooting in the Gary-New Duluth neighborhood said his relationship with the victim grew increasingly...
December 13, 2018 - 8:04pm
Crime report for Dec. 12
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Wednesday: Forgery 12:56 p.m. A 26-year-old man and a...
December 13, 2018 - 6:49pm
Police say nationwide wave of bomb threats is not 'credible'
Authorities across the country said they were responding Thursday to bomb threats made to several locations, though some law enforcement officials...
December 13, 2018 - 3:22pm
Long-delayed honor to be bestowed on slain Wisconsin patrolman
HUDSON, Wis. - There is a special place in Washington, D.C., dedicated to law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty, but you...
December 13, 2018 - 2:20pm
Federal jury in St. Paul convicts 5 in global forced-prostitution enterprise
ST. PAUL - Five people accused of facilitating an international forced-prostitution ring with ties to the Twin Cities were found guilty Wednesday,...
December 13, 2018 - 11:08am
Kellogg leads the charge to exploit Supreme Court arbitration victory
Former employees of Kellogg are suing the company. Their claims? They allege the cereal giant shouldn't have sued them earlier this year. And...
December 13, 2018 - 10:48am
December 12, 2018
Crime report for Dec. 11
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Tuesday: Warrant 2:06 p.m. A 32-year-old woman and a 31-year-old...
December 12, 2018 - 2:12pm
Michael Cohen sentenced to 3 years for crimes committed while working for Trump
The president's former personal attorney blames "blind loyalty to Donald Trump" for his downfall.
December 12, 2018 - 1:09pm