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MGM sues Vegas mass-shooting victims in hopes of limiting liability
Twin Cities bicyclist, a former principal, dies from crash injuries
Trump says summit with Putin was 'even better' than NATO meeting as growing number of Republicans criticize his Helsinki comments
Disaster victims granted more time for MN taxes
Enbridge will give Minnesota landowners more time to decide fate of old pipeline
ERP Iron Ore could lose Minnesota mineral leases
Giant pork surplus awaits Americans as trade wars risk exports
Canada's biggest clothing store pulls Ivanka Trump's brand from its shelves
EPA released proposed biofuels volumes in RFS with mixed industry reaction
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Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Athletics: Pequot fall sports meeting scheduled
Amateur Baseball: Nisswa and Lastrup advance to championship games
Legion Baseball: Brainerd drops 2
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Reader Opinion: We need God
Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
Uncharted: Learning to fly - A zip lining experience
Commentary: Summer 'movecation' is no holiday
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Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Heck Epic next in gravel road bike series
Duluth Traverse trail nearing completion
Outdoor Notes for July 15
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Want to raise empathetic kids? Try spending time in nature.
3 Things for Better Health - July 16
Crow Wing Energized: Youth obesity - Cassie's story
To reduce waste, try this instead of that
How to transform a bakery croissant into something marvelous
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This Was Brainerd
Anthony Bourdain unloaded on Bill Clinton and Trump in interview
'Church Basement Ladies' to hit CLC stage
Moondance Jam starts rocking Wednesday in Walker
He quit a State Department job to play video games. Now he's a star in NBA's 2K League.
The 'Downton Abbey' movie is happening: Here's what we know so far
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July 16, 2018
North Dakota, Minnesota delegations denounce Trump's defense of Putin
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump earned wide condemnation from members of Congress on Monday, July 16, after he publicly doubted U.S....
14 hours 41 min ago
July 10, 2018
U.S. senators take sides on Trump's Supreme Court pick
WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. senators are already picking sides after President Donald Trump announced his Supreme Court nominee Monday night, July 9. Trump will nominate Judge Brett Kavanaugh, who serves on the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals, to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy. Republicans...
July 10, 2018 - 4:59pm
July 9, 2018
Senators brag on the provisions included in its farm bill
WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., says the kind of bipartisan, across-the-board support the U.S. Senate's version of the farm bill received doesn't happen often. "That doesn't happen for anything but basketball resolutions," she says. "The vote ... shows the...
July 9, 2018 - 8:37am
July 6, 2018
Lawmakers offer mixed views of Scott Pruitt's mark on EPA
GRAND FORKS — After President Donald Trump accepted Scott Pruitt's resignation as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency...
July 6, 2018 - 7:18pm
July 5, 2018
Minnesotans' reactions mixed on EPA chief departure
ST. PAUL—U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar left no doubt about what she thought of the federal Environmental Protection Agency administrator's resignation:...
July 5, 2018 - 5:00pm
July 4, 2018
Opinion: Celebrating the Fourth of July
The Fourth of July is about the patriots who risked everything to establish a new nation based on life, liberty and equality. And on this anniversary...
July 4, 2018 - 4:30am
June 29, 2018
Farmers look to Washington with concern
WASHINGTON—Farmers usually worry about the weather and how much they will be paid for crops and livestock, but this summer many have a...
June 29, 2018 - 5:58pm
June 28, 2018
Ag lawmakers ready for farm bill negotiations
WASHINGTON—Federal farm-state lawmakers say they are happy that final negotiations can begin on a farm bill that funds agriculture programs...
June 28, 2018 - 7:14pm
June 21, 2018
Supreme Court's online sales tax ruling called a victory for Minnesota businesses
ST. PAUL—Many Minnesota businesses could benefit and taxpayers could see a $150 million windfall after a U.S. Supreme Court decision requiring...
June 21, 2018 - 4:31pm
June 18, 2018
ND, Minn. officials speak out on family separations for border-crossers
As officials from both sides of the aisle spoke up on the policy of separating children from parents attempting to illegally cross the U.S. border,...
June 18, 2018 - 8:45pm
June 13, 2018
Commentary: A bipartisan Farm Bill works for Minnesota
Just a couple of months ago, I had the opportunity to meet Joe Arnold and his parents at their family farm in Holloway.
June 13, 2018 - 9:53am
June 4, 2018
Elected officials skeptical about Trump's power to pardon himself
President Donald Trump's Monday claim that he can pardon himself garnered little support from North Dakota and Minnesota's leaders, with some even seeming to warn him — or reassure others — about the limits of the presidency's power. "The president may have that authority,"...
June 4, 2018 - 8:43pm
June 1, 2018
Minnesota Democrats endorse Smith, Klobuchar
ROCHESTER, Minn.—Minnesota's two U.S. senators faced little trouble getting their party's endorsement to stay in office, but Sen. Tina...
June 1, 2018 - 9:09pm
April 20, 2018
Klobuchar, Smith join bipartisan push for farm disaster response program
U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., and John Cornyn, R-Texas, led a bipartisan letter with 13 other senators to the Senate Agriculture Committee urging Chairman Pat Roberts, R-Kan. and Ranking Member Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich, to authorize an animal disease and disaster response program...
April 20, 2018 - 1:30pm
April 16, 2018
Heitkamp: Comey interview underscores need to protect Mueller
Former FBI Director James Comey's first major interview since his firing by President Donald Trump aired on Sunday night. The interview, in which...
April 16, 2018 - 9:07pm