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June 11, 2017
Reader Opinion: Pray for teen drivers
"Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not on thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge Him and He shall direct thy paths." Proverbs 3:5&6. I'm wondering when distracted and drunk driving death will be close to each other? Either way it's very sad!
June 11, 2017 - 9:53pm
May 19, 2017
UPDATE: Protest erupts over Brainerd yearbook comment
A violent comment about President Donald Trump made by a Brainerd High School student in the 2016-17 yearbook has people asking how the comment...
May 19, 2017 - 6:55pm
BHS yearbook comment ignites controversy
A comment made by a Brainerd High School student in the 2016-17 yearbook generated sizable controversy on social media in the past day. One page...
May 19, 2017 - 3:16pm
May 3, 2017
FBI's Comey defends Clinton email decision, but feels 'nauseous'
WASHINGTON - FBI Director James Comey said on Wednesday it would have been "catastrophic" to conceal his decision to reopen an investigation...
May 3, 2017 - 12:08pm
May 2, 2017
Hillary Clinton blames Russian hackers, James Comey for election loss to Trump
LOS ANGELES - Hillary Clinton has spoken out frankly about her loss to President Trump, claiming that had it not been for a controversial letter...
May 2, 2017 - 3:44pm
April 22, 2017
Reader Opinion: Protesting too much
Hey hey, ho ho, some distraction or another has got to go! Hey hey, ho ho, some distraction or another has got to go! Yes, the left is up to their same old, tie-dyed tricks again. Anything to take the focus off of how badly their ideology has failed and has been rejected. Forget about...
April 22, 2017 - 9:10am
April 6, 2017
Hillary Clinton calls for U.S. to bomb Syrian air fields
NEW YORK - In her first interview since her stunning presidential election defeat by Republican rival Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton on Thursday...
April 6, 2017 - 8:21pm
March 10, 2017
HBO is planning a miniseries about the 2016 campaign, in case you feel like reliving it
NEW YORK - Cable channel HBO said on Thursday it is planning a dramatized TV miniseries about the extraordinary 2016 U.S. presidential election,...
March 10, 2017 - 7:43am
February 7, 2017
Reader Opinion: Obama's legacy?
Obama lied to Americans about many things over the last eight years: Benghazi, NSA spying on Americans, Justice Department investigating conservative journalists, Fast and Furious, VA scandal, Obamacare, losing health insurance, Hillary's email - all lies, and the list goes on. He...
February 7, 2017 - 10:43pm
February 2, 2017
Reader Opinion: Truth is truth
The truth is, the writer to the dispatch is very liberal and did not write all the qualifications that are "huge," that this man has the education and experience like no other. Dig it up and put it in big letters on the front page of the paper for all of the readers to see. It is...
February 2, 2017 - 5:44pm
January 24, 2017
St. Paul teacher loses 15 days' pay for pro-Trump remarks in class
ST. PAUL — A St. Paul high school teacher was docked 15 days' pay for what a supervisor called "extremely poor professional judgment" in using...
January 24, 2017 - 8:34pm
January 8, 2017
Reader Opinion: It's the economy
Well it truly is a shame that nine of 87 Minnesota counties gave our electoral votes to Hillary Clinton. Maybe someday the Electoral College can be shifted down to the county level so our election results reflect the intentions of those rich, nasty, white, Christian, heterosexual...
January 8, 2017 - 7:46pm
January 6, 2017
U.S. intel report: Putin directed cyber campaign to help Trump
WASHINGTON—Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered an effort to help Republican Donald Trump's electoral chances by discrediting Democrat...
January 6, 2017 - 4:46pm
January 3, 2017
Clintons plan to attend inauguration, saying its their 'sense of duty'
Hillary Clinton will attend Donald Trump's swearing in ceremony on Jan. 20 along with her husband, former President Bill Clinton, aides to the...
January 3, 2017 - 2:22pm
January 1, 2017
Reader Opinion: A nation divided
Our country is definitely not in agreement with where we should be going. Trump falsely claims a mandate and a landslide. That's not true. Donald Trump did win the Electoral College. I'm not here to argue about the Electoral College, as it's not going away. Hillary Clinton won the...
January 1, 2017 - 7:52pm