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Couple survives 25 minutes after falling through ice in frigid waters of northwest Minn. lake
Nearly five years after his death, the parents of Zach Sobiech discover handwritten lyrics to his No.1 song
Legal battle erupts with appointment to replace Al Franken
He was a renowned surgeon - until a doctor found his initials burned on a patient's liver
FCC just voted to repeal its net neutrality rules, in a sweeping act of deregulation
Saying goodbye to AOL's instant messenger
'Merry Christmas' greeting? Half of Americans don't care.
Target to buy Shipt for $550 million in bet on same-day delivery
Twin Cities-based pizza joint declares itself home of 'Minnesota-style' pizza
6-year-old made $11 million in one year reviewing toys on YouTube
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This week, more than a million people watched a Concordia College hockey player skate to school
Wild G Dubnyk sidelined with injury
College Track and Field: Huber NSIC Track Athlete of Week
Reports: Twins, RHP Rodney agree to one-year deal
Hockey: Pond Hockey equipment handout Saturday
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No need to plan kindness this season
ISD 181 Viewpoint: Beyond the chalkboard: Teaching & learning in today's classrooms
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‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
What's Up Outdoors: Let's get out ice fishing
Outdoor Notes for Dec. 10
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
Antlerless harvest boosts NE Minnesota deer registrations
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Minn. resident tracked Santa's 1964 flight from North Pole -- for real
How 3,000 very good golden retrievers could help all dogs live longer
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
Cake mix makes Christmas baking a breeze
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
These men thought they adopted a mini piglet until she became Esther the Wonder Pig, darling of the internet
Entertainment Briefs - Dec. 14
Visual Arts - Dec. 14-20
Kid Rock to headline Moondance Jam 27
Hot enough to melt the ice - Davina and the Vagabonds to perform 2 shows
Her Voice Magazine
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Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
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November 10, 2017
Minn. Capitol Chatter: 2012 sex scandal came at a different time than 2017 allegations
MINNEAPOLIS—The Minnesota Legislature has been relatively free of sex-related scandals, which is one reason why recent harassment allegations...
November 10, 2017 - 10:50pm
Deputy USDA secretary comes home, says farmers need NAFTA
MINNEAPOLIS — A Minnesota native, now a key federal agriculture official, stands firmly behind the North American Free Trade Agreement....
November 10, 2017 - 2:54pm
November 6, 2017
The concerns of ag groups show just how much is at stake in the climate change debate
Editor's note: Jonathan Knutson received a fellowship from the North American Ag Journalists to attend the Society of Environmental Journalists'...
November 6, 2017 - 6:01am
November 2, 2017
Clovis withdraws nomination for UDSA's top scientist post after being linked to Russia probe
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Agriculture's chief scientist nominee, Sam Clovis withdrew his name from consideration Wednesday amid revelations...
November 2, 2017 - 1:39pm
October 15, 2017
Farm bill veterans: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
PITTSBURGH — Understanding the U.S. farm bill isn't easy even for full-time agriculturalists. Journalists with limited exposure to ag may...
October 15, 2017 - 2:49pm
October 4, 2017
Minnesotans headed to USDA
WASHINGTON — Two men with Minnesota backgrounds are set to move into their U.S. Department of Agriculture offices. The Senate late Tuesday,...
October 4, 2017 - 4:49pm
October 2, 2017
Sustainable ND: SARE fellows visit the state
GRAND FORKS — Stacey Jones and Michael O'Donnell believe strongly in sustainable agriculture and are committed to learning more about it....
October 2, 2017 - 6:15am
September 19, 2017
Minnesotan headed to USDA: Dealing with climate change a priority
WASHINGTON — The Minnesota native who appears about to become deputy U.S. agriculture secretary says one of his priorities is to help farmers...
September 19, 2017 - 2:50pm
September 18, 2017
Minnesotan on track to become USDA's No. 2
WASHINGTON — A southwestern Minnesota native goes in front of a Senate committee Tuesday, Sept. 19, as nominee for the No. 2 man of the...
September 18, 2017 - 1:46pm
September 12, 2017
Rent prices increasing for cropland in northwest Minnesota
Rent prices for non-irrigated cropland are on the rise in several counties in northwest Minnesota, bucking the state trend. Marshall County had...
September 12, 2017 - 5:05pm
May 23, 2017
Farm groups express concern about White House budget proposal
WASHINGTON — The White House budget released on Monday, May 22, would mean big cuts for agriculture, including new limits on federal subsidies...
May 23, 2017 - 4:37pm
May 22, 2017
ND organic farmer wins USDA appeal after 7 years
LITCHVILLE, N.D. — John "Jack" Olson spreads a collection of folders containing hundreds of pages on his pickup box cover. The papers detail...
May 22, 2017 - 5:54am
May 15, 2017
Conservation freeze: Popular program sees change
WASHINGTON — New enrollment in a popular conservation program has been frozen, but producers interested in it shouldn't give up hope, a...
May 15, 2017 - 12:21pm
May 11, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Management of SNAP funds shifts to Crow Wing
Three counties in Region Five are no longer required to participate in a program meant to assist able-bodied adults receiving food support in finding employment. Morrison, Wadena and Cass counties received waivers from the Minnesota Department of Human Services, which means residents...
May 11, 2017 - 11:30am
May 8, 2017
USDA chief economist says upswing will come, he's just not sure when
WASHINGTON — Robert Johansson isn't a seer, soothsayer or prophet; he doesn't know what the future holds. But the U.S. Department of Agriculture...
May 8, 2017 - 6:02am