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A new father is fatally shot after confronting a man who hurled the n-word at his friend, police say
Crow Wing County Most Wanted: July
Manhattan Beach: Residents identify priorities for city
Fergus Falls woman abducted at gunpoint safe; high-risk sex offender in custody: Suspect has history of abducting, raping women
'This is not the only tape': Michael Avenatti says there are more secret recordings of Trump
Teachers and students work to connect agriculture and science
NDSU tests new 'spray drone': ‘Smart farm’ concept addresses small weed patches
Waters recede in southwest Minnesota, but damage lingers
Timber, taconite and more: Iron Range cities diversify business as unemployment plunges
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Football: Serpents finish first MPFL season 1-9
Legion Baseball: Brainerd splits with Duluth to end regular season
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher, Virkus running hot at North Central Speedway
Amateur Baseball: Kalis powers Fort Ripley past Miners in VL playoffs
Curious Twins give 'bullpenning' a whirl in their minor league system
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Bowfest, a 3D archery event near Duluth, aims to be a big draw
Lake trout nirvana found on northern Saskatchewan fishing trip
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Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
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This Was Brainerd
Where do doves released at weddings go? They can live happily ever after.
'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3' director James Gunn fired by Disney over old, offensive tweets
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June 14, 2018
Ryan opposes Trump's policy of separating immigrant children from parents
WASHINGTON - House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday he opposes the new Trump administration "zero-tolerance" policy of forcibly separating immigrant...
June 14, 2018 - 4:45pm
June 7, 2018
Ryan promises compromise immigration bill despite internal GOP divide
WASHINGTON - Speaker Paul D. Ryan on Thursday promised to produce a compromise bill that would protect young undocumented immigrants from deportation...
June 7, 2018 - 3:23pm
Ryan stresses 'no evidence of collusion' with Russia a day after saying no evidence of spying on Trump
WASHINGTON - House Speaker Paul Ryan insisted on Thursday that there was "no evidence of collusion" between the president or his campaign and...
June 7, 2018 - 1:28pm
Justice Department offers lawmakers new material on FBI's Russia investigation
WASHINGTON - The Justice Department plans to brief senior lawmakers next week with additional details and documents about how the FBI investigated...
June 7, 2018 - 9:26am
June 6, 2018
Paul Ryan splits with Trump, says 'no evidence' FBI spied on president's campaign
WASHINGTON - House Speaker Paul Ryan has joined those disputing President Donald Trump's assertion that federal law enforcement planted a spy...
June 6, 2018 - 11:34am
May 8, 2018
After weeks of controversy, Paul Ryan swears the House chaplain back into office
WASHINGTON - Nearly two weeks of furious controversy came to a quiet end when House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., swore the House chaplain, the...
May 8, 2018 - 2:42pm
May 7, 2018
SNAP fight in House could derail farm bill
WASHINGTON — A bitter fight over reform of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program may derail the 2018 farm bill. The draft legislation...
May 7, 2018 - 6:37am
May 2, 2018
Guest Opinion: If you preach about the poor, you don't have a prayer in Washington
WASHINGTON—Praying for the poor is now apparently a firing offense in the corridors of power. House Speaker Paul Ryan did not give a reason...
May 2, 2018 - 10:30am
April 27, 2018
Ryan seeks to defend ouster of House chaplain, as members question his motives
WASHINGTON - House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., sought Friday to defend his dismissal of the House chaplain, a decision that has roiled the chamber...
April 27, 2018 - 10:50am
April 19, 2018
Opinion: Ryan and Comey made the same mistake: They thought Clinton would win
Though very different men, soon-to-be-former House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and ousted FBI Director James Comey have something in common. Both...
April 19, 2018 - 7:30am
April 18, 2018
Paul Ryan moves to shore up his staying power a week after announcing his retirement
WASHINGTON - A week after his surprise decision to leave Congress, House Speaker Paul Ryan moved on several fronts this week to reassert control...
April 18, 2018 - 7:58am
April 17, 2018
Reader Opinion: The party of Lincoln
I really believe that the year 2018 will go down in history as the year the Republican Party, as we once knew it, died. That the party of Lincoln is now the party of Trump. That if there once was a conservative playbook, it has been totally rewritten. The part that had to do with...
April 17, 2018 - 7:30am
April 11, 2018
House Speaker Paul Ryan will not seek reelection
WASHINGTON - House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., announced Wednesday he will retire at the end of his term, a historically unusual move that jolted...
April 11, 2018 - 8:14am
April 7, 2018
Congress is back at work, without much legislating on the agenda
WASHINGTON - When Congress returns Monday, lawmakers will confront numerous critical issues - including trade, immigration and digital privacy...
April 7, 2018 - 3:27pm
March 23, 2018
Congress passes $1.3 trillion, 2,232-page budget with little time to spare
WASHINGTON - Congress cleared a sweeping $1.3 trillion spending bill early Friday that doles out enormous increases to military and domestic...
March 23, 2018 - 7:28am