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Crow Wing County schedules road maintenance for next week
BBB of Minnesota and North Dakota offers Black Friday tips
Baxter City Council: Agrees to join Unified Fund
Minn. students practice persuasion on the guy at the top: the superintendent
Chippewa National Forests Offices closed Thanksgiving, Friday
Black Friday shopping continues to evolve
Brett Carlson recognized during Farm Bureau annual meeting
Two more northern Minn. resorts pass down ownership to next generation
Comments on controversial oil pipeline due Wednesday; decision expected in spring
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
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All-Area Volleyball: W-DC's Volkmann in a class by herself
Meeting: Sports boosters luncheon Thursday at Blue Room
Volleyball: 15 players make all-area team
Timberwolves hand Magic sixth straight loss
Wild hand Sabres seventh straight loss
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Reader Opinion: Have a blessed Thanksgiving
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Reader Opinion: Can't ignore mental illness
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Record success at Camp Ripley archery hunt
DNR on the hunt for CWD evidence this weekend
Mille Lacs winter anglers allowed 1 walleye
Zebra mussels confirmed in Serpent Lake
Outdoor Notes for Oct. 29
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Stop T-Day drama before it starts with these tips
7 Thanksgiving desserts that aren't pumpkin pie
Puttin' on The Mitts: What are you going to do with those leftovers?
The great canned pumpkin hunt: Fans won't let Festal go
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This Was Brainerd
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David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
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Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd
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Robert "Bob" Schroeder
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Patrick Joseph Makousky Sr.
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November 16, 2017
Minnesotan leaders tough on Franken incident
ST. PAUL — Some of the strongest comments against U.S. Sen. Al Franken's inappropriate 2006 behavior toward a female entertainer came from...
November 16, 2017 - 6:54pm
Franken no stranger to upsetting women
ST. PAUL — Al Franken has faced allegations of improperly treating women before. In 2008, just before Franken won his first Democratic-Farmer-Labor...
November 16, 2017 - 3:55pm
November 15, 2017
No action by Congress or ATF on the device used in Las Vegas shooting
WASHINGTON - It has been six weeks since Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock attached a device to his semiautomatic firearm that effectively turned...
November 15, 2017 - 10:45am
November 14, 2017
Reader Opinion: Health care debate
In the health care debate, why is not the price and quality of health care ever brought up. Only who is going to pay for it. The price is the crux of the problem. We do not have first class medicine in this country and facts and figures prove that out but that is never mentioned....
November 14, 2017 - 7:30am
November 11, 2017
Transgender candidate announces U.S. Senate campaign in Minn., seeking Green Party endorsement
EAGAN, Minn.—In her bids for the U.S. House, Eagan resident Paula Overby sought to offer an option to voters who connected with neither...
November 11, 2017 - 1:48am
November 9, 2017
Trump signs Franken bill into law
WASHINGTON—A bipartisan measure authored by Sens. Al Franken, D-Minn., and Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, to support struggling family farmers in the Midwest and across the country was signed into law by the president. The Family Farmer Bankruptcy Clarification Act of 2017 enables...
November 9, 2017 - 6:30am
October 28, 2017
Guest Opinion: The 401(k) millionaire next door
WASHINGTON—If you have a 401(k) or similar workplace retirement plan, you need to be up in arms. As part of the GOP's push to overhaul...
October 28, 2017 - 8:30am
October 17, 2017
Reader Opinion: Bit by bit
Bit by bit and piece by piece the president continues his personal vendetta against the past administration. People are shaking their heads and saying can he really do this? Does the White House really have that power? I for one don't know if he can or cannot and yet the worst thing...
October 17, 2017 - 7:30am
October 16, 2017
The average American family will get $4,000 from tax cuts, Trump team says
The White House is making a promise: The average American family would get a $4,000 raise under President Donald Trump's tax plan. Critics have...
October 16, 2017 - 8:25am
October 6, 2017
Other Opinion: This GOP tax proposal isn't fair. Here's what would be
Gary Cohn, a Trump administration cheerleader for tax reform, said recently that the administration is "trying to get rid of all of the loopholes and all of the deductions that mostly wealthy people use."
October 6, 2017 - 11:30am
October 4, 2017
Reader Opinion: Gun control
Here we have yet another case of a mass shooting with an automatic weapon. And immediately the government is saying this is not the time for discussing gun control. When is the time? Why do the rights of a madman with a grudge to shoot over 500 people take preference over the rights...
October 4, 2017 - 9:30am
Reader Opinion: Time for term limits
It's about time term limits were put on the federal ballot for members of Congress. Why? Some members have been there for 20 years or more, some becoming multi-millionaires and living in a bubble of unreality so far removed from the daily lives on Main Street USA. They don't have...
October 4, 2017 - 7:30am
October 2, 2017
Rochester senator in U.S. House race
ROCHESTER, Minn. — A Minnesota state senator says she is running for the U.S. House of Representatives seat that serves southern Minnesota....
October 2, 2017 - 5:23pm
September 28, 2017
'I'm back': Rep. Steve Scalise returns to Congress, 15 weeks after shooting
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, who was at "imminent risk of death" when he was rushed to the hospital with a gunshot wound 15 weeks ago,...
September 28, 2017 - 10:20am
September 25, 2017
Guest Opinion: August in Minnesota: What I learned across the state
Every August, when Congress takes its annual break from legislating, I get the opportunity to come home for several weeks and really hear what's...
September 25, 2017 - 9:30am