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Kavanaugh accuser will testify Thursday in front of Senate Judiciary Committee
Man charged with murder in connection to death of Henning teen
Minnesota town that gave the world Spam is proud to be 'autism-friendly'
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Long-distance delivery: Lack of obstetrical services in rural areas mean women must travel to give birth
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Gophers, bewildered by blowout loss to Maryland, lose Antoine Winfield for season
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Historic duck camp tradition lives on: Conservation easements will keep shoreline undeveloped to protect wild rice.
Ducky weather greets hunters on opening day
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Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
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September 2, 2018
Minnesota Republicans trying to make just about every race about Keith Ellison
ST. PAUL — Keith Ellison, Keith Ellison, Keith Ellison. It's all about Keith Ellison, at least according a Republican narrative as part...
September 2, 2018 - 7:02pm
August 24, 2018
Reader Opinion: Coming home to America
We use the word "democracy" so easily, nearly forgetting what it means and what it meant to this nation. It is about self-determination, having a voice in the decisions and directions of the country and therefore your own life and the lives of loved ones.
August 24, 2018 - 10:30am
August 19, 2018
Primary turnout high in most of Minnesota: Some rural areas saw decline in voting
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans were more excited about voting in August than they've been in a long time. More than a quarter of registered voters cast ballots in the Aug. 14 primary, the best turnout in 20 years. For Amanda Anderson of Apple Valley, it was a chance to make a difference....
August 19, 2018 - 5:00am
August 11, 2018
Tuesday's primary election to see new polling places
Voters in some precincts may be in for a rude awakening when they go to vote in Tuesday's primary election and find the polling locations they're...
August 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 7, 2018
Pence to speak to workers on Duluth visit Wednesday
DULUTH—Vice President Mike Pence will meet with employees at Industrial Weldors & Machinists in West Duluth for remarks to conclude Wednesday's...
August 7, 2018 - 5:16pm
July 28, 2018
Crow Wing County offers additional absentee voting hours
Crow Wing County Elections is accepting absentee ballots until primary election day. County election offices will be open extended hours until 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 2, and Aug. 9; and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 11. The elections office is located in the historic courthouse, 326 Laurel...
July 28, 2018 - 5:30am
July 18, 2018
Trump says Russia is no longer targeting the US, contradicting statement from intelligence chief
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump, who has been under fire for not aggressively confronting Russian President Vladmir Putin over election interference,...
July 18, 2018 - 12:54pm
July 15, 2018
St. Paul mayor urges council candidate Martinez to drop out of race after topless photo post
ST. PAUL — St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter has asked David Martinez to immediately drop out of the city council race after the Ward 4 candidate's...
July 15, 2018 - 6:53pm
July 13, 2018
Money leaders share CD8 figures
DULUTH — Some campaigns in the 8th Congressional District began touting quarterly fundraising figures Friday, July 13, as both Democrat Joe Radinovich and Republican Pete Stauber released approximate numbers well into six figures. Stauber's campaign said it will be reporting...
July 13, 2018 - 8:54pm
July 11, 2018
Reader Opinion: Of primary importance
Primary things are the first things one should focus on or do because everything after that is based on what happened in that beginning stage. Elections are based on a similar process. People choose to become candidates for an office and begin a campaign, sometimes with party support...
July 11, 2018 - 7:30am
July 9, 2018
Turmoil in Minnesota sheriff's office as former deputy alleges wrongful firing
BOVEY, Minn.—Bryan Johnson's time card error turned into a felony charge that kept him on paid leave for more than a year. The charge was...
July 9, 2018 - 6:08pm
Reader Opinion: Not how it's supposed to be
So I used to know how our government was supposed to work and it went something like this. People, mostly fellow citizens, expressed interest in being in office and announced their intentions to run for office. In their campaigns they would announce how they felt on the issues and...
July 9, 2018 - 11:30am
July 7, 2018
Sanders to stump for Ellison in Minnesota next week
DULUTH — It's like 2016 all over again. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., will pay a repeat visit to Duluth next week. He'll also be in Minneapolis...
July 7, 2018 - 12:32am
June 13, 2018
Reader Opinion: Different view on campaign rules
I see a local writer is unhappy with the way people are elected these days. ( www.brainerddispatch.com/opinion/letters/4458231-reader-opinion-new-campaign-rules ) So am I, but for different reasons. Yes, Congress is extremely unpopular, just as they deserve to be. Yes, big donor lobbyists...
June 13, 2018 - 8:30am
June 10, 2018
Reader Opinion: In our hearts
"For I am persuaded that neither death nor life,nor angels nor principalities nor powers, nor things present nor things to come, nor height nor depth, nor any other created thing, shall be able to separate US from the love of God which is in Christ Jesus our Lord." Amen! Romans 8:38...
June 10, 2018 - 7:30am