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Bemidji State hosts Anchorage in midst of crucial home stretch
Rubio to vote against tax bill unless child credit expanded
R.D. Offutt Co. grants spread Christmas cheer to Minn., ND volunteer fire departments
Original lyrics of "Clouds" inspirational song found in Minn.
SAM COOK: Help Bob give a kid the gift of wheels
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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Area Girls Basketball: Huskies outscore Nevis Tigers
Area Boys Basketball: Haasken scores 32 in Aitkin defeat
Area Boys Hockey: Dykhoff, Phillips each score twice in W-DC victory
Area Wrestling: Flyers fall to Falcons by 12 points
Backup goalie Stalock gets shutout in Wild's fourth straight win
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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
Jerome "Joe" Hines
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Walter Ferdinand Williams III (Chic)
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December 7, 2017
Tina Smith quickly rising to top of Senate speculation
PAUL — It took only minutes after the first sexual misconduct allegation was waged against Al Franken for speculation to begin about who would...
December 7, 2017 - 3:25pm
Text of Franken resignation speech
WASHINGTON — Here is a copy of U.S. Sen. Al Franken's speech, provided by his office, as prepared for delivery: A couple of months ago,...
December 7, 2017 - 12:52pm
Analysis: Franken resignation sounded strikingly similar to 2008 apology
ST. PAUL -- Al Franken apologized about how he treated women. "I've had some tough conversations this week," Franken said, adding that "it kills...
December 7, 2017 - 12:27pm
Timeline of Franken sexual misconduct allegations
ST. PAUL — Here are some key dates in U.S. Sen. Al Franken's sexual misconduct allegations: Nov. 16: Los Angeles radio host says Franken...
December 7, 2017 - 11:11am
December 6, 2017
How the U.S. tax plan plays out in Minnesota
ST. PAUL—Republicans in Congress are close to a sweeping rewrite of the U.S. tax code that will have long-term implications for Minnesotans....
December 6, 2017 - 9:20pm
UPDATE: Friends call for Franken to step down, but he is not tipping his hat yet
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Al Franken's political friends want and expect him to resign. The Minnesota Democrat plans a Thursday, Dec. 7, announcement...
December 6, 2017 - 5:39pm
Reader Opinion: Tax reform
While Congress is debating about what kind of tax reform bill to pass, large, multi-national corporations are cheating the American taxpayers by not paying taxes. The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists did an international examination into "the offshore activities...
December 6, 2017 - 7:30am
December 1, 2017
Contradicted by deficit study, Republican plan in disarray
WASHINGTON - Republicans began planning for a day like Thursday the moment they took control of Congress four years ago, almost immediately changing...
December 1, 2017 - 6:56am
November 30, 2017
SD senator: Doubling child tax credit will have 'tremendous impact' for families
MITCHELL, S.D.—South Dakota's senior U.S. Sen. John Thune sees a major windfall for average American families under the Senate Republican...
November 30, 2017 - 5:07pm
New misconduct allegation leveled against Franken on USO tour
An Army veteran from Ohio says U.S. Sen. Al Franken cupped her breast in 2003. Stephanie Kemplin, 41, told CNN about a USO tour photo opportunity...
November 30, 2017 - 9:35am
November 29, 2017
Reader Opinion: Time to howl
We once had a German shepherd named Nicky. Whenever she heard a siren of any type, she would immediately go down on her haunches, nose pointed into the air and let out the most mournful howl because the noise of the sirens hurt her ears. Sometimes I feel like doing the same with the...
November 29, 2017 - 9:30am
November 28, 2017
House tuition waiver tax plan could be devastating for grad students
FARGO — Al Habib Ullah, a graduate student in mechanical engineering at North Dakota State University, works 20 hours a week as a teaching...
November 28, 2017 - 7:58pm
After Franken, Democrats struggle for steady harassment message
Democrats in Congress are struggling with how to calibrate their response to sexual harassment claims against two prominent lawmakers while trying...
November 28, 2017 - 12:06pm
November 27, 2017
Trump could personally benefit from last-minute change to Senate tax bill
WASHINGTON - Last-minute changes to the Senate tax bill could personally benefit President Donald Trump, who has investment stakes in roughly...
November 27, 2017 - 11:51am
November 22, 2017
Republican Tim Miller hopes to take on Collin Peterson
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Tim Miller is fighting to win the Republican endorsement to take on longtime Democrat Collin Peterson for a seat...
November 22, 2017 - 5:50am