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November 20, 2017
As clock ticks on tax bill, White House signals a compromise
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's budget director said Sunday that the White House is willing to remove a contentious provision taking aim...
16 hours 45 sec ago
Could sleeping with your pets do more harm than help?
There's no denying a pet owner's love for their animals, some people do everything with their furry friends and that includes sharing a bed....
16 hours 9 min ago
What the parasites in a defector's stomach tell us about North Korea
The North Korean defector had sped across the demilitarized zone in a stolen jeep, then crawled south as the men who had been his comrades moments...
17 hours 32 min ago
Trump renews calls for wall after border agent killed and partner injured in Texas
Authorities were searching southwest Texas for suspects or witnesses after a U.S. Border Patrol agent was killed and his partner injured Sunday...
17 hours 35 min ago
Minnesota program reaches more teens trafficked for sex
An evaluation of the state's Safe Harbor Program found most at-risk and sexually exploited youths in the program reported feeling more hopeful and better prepared for the future. Wilder Research completed its second evaluation of Minnesota's Safe Harbor program, a statewide system...
17 hours 49 min ago
Cult leader and serial killer Charles Manson dies at age 83
Charles Manson, the fiery-eyed cult master whose lemming-like followers staged a bloody two-night murder rampage in Los Angeles in 1969 that...
18 hours 13 min ago
Camp Ripley ceremony honors new commander - S.D. dairy farmer rises through military ranks
CAMP RIPLEY—Brig. Gen. Lowell E. Kruse always wanted to do two things in life: be a soldier and a farmer. The 50-year-old fulfilled both...
18 hours 19 min ago
'Depression is not your identity': Duluth student shares struggles with mental illness, advocates for more resources
DULUTH — Matthew Campbell could not tell his parents he was depressed. It was only a little over a year ago that the Duluth East High School...
18 hours 19 min ago
November 19, 2017
5-year-old shoots 3-year-old in Otter Tail County
DEER CREEK, Minn. — A 3-year-old in Deer Creek was apparently shot by a 5-year-old Sunday morning, Nov. 19, the Otter Tail County Sheriff's...
November 19, 2017 - 4:56pm
Paul Gazelka: The local man for the statewide Republican moment
Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka has made a political career out of being a pinch hitter for Republicans in Minnesota and likely owes much...
November 19, 2017 - 9:00am
Mille Lacs Band to host rally at state Capitol
The Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Friday announced it will host an "Un-Cuff Our Cops" rally from 2-4 p.m. Monday on the steps of the Minnesota State Capitol building. The band reported the effort is aimed at drawing attention to the public safety crisis the band is facing as a result...
November 19, 2017 - 6:30am
'It made me stronger': MN, WIS women recount a mix of military experiences
DULUTH — Best friends since sixth grade, Amber Nielsen and Holly Breeden decided to enlist together in the Wisconsin Army National Guard...
November 19, 2017 - 6:00am
ASTRO BOB: Don your spacesuit, we're going for a ride
Earth is just so ... limited. With so many other places to visit in the solar system, why restrict yourself to one planet? You've probably used...
November 19, 2017 - 5:52am
Retired DNR conservation officer makes case for copper bullets during deer hunting trip with his daughter
ROOSEVELT, Minn.—There are few things as rewarding in hunting as getting to spend time in a deer stand with a son or a daughter. Talking...
November 19, 2017 - 5:01am
The Regional Report: News from around the lakes area - Nov. 19
AITKIN A new police officer has joined the force in Aitkin, the Aitkin Independent Age reported. Colter Riedel was sworn in Nov. 6 at the Aitkin...
November 19, 2017 - 5:00am