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Ghost bikes commemorate victims of bicycle crashes in Minn.
Tech Savvy: The problem of planned obsolescence
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MMBA Builder Member of the Year
5 lessons from lottery winners on how to manage a financial windfall
Applicants wanted for Crow Wing County dairy princesses and ambassadors
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McFeely: No miracle, only more disappointment for Vikings
Adam Thielen laments Vikings' inability to 'check the last box'
SANSEVERE: This loss was the soul-crushingest of them all
SHIPLEY: With chance to change narrative, Vikings fail to show up
Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
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A February without a full moon
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Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
Warmer temps offer more time outdoors
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
Outdoor Notes for Jan. 20
What's Up Outdoors: Experiencing what Lake of the Woods has to offer
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Subway tile rises to the height of farmhouse chic
From remodel to reclamation: Couple learns as they go with first flip
Denny Hecker's former Cross Lake home provides glimpse of top-end market
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
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'Before the Flood' film presentation planned
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Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
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January 17, 2018
Sen. Klobuchar collects on Vikings-Saints wager
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota on Wednesday collected on her Vikings-Saints wager with U.S. Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana. After reliving Stefon Diggs' game-winning touchdown catch -- Klobuchar enthusiastically, Kennedy not so much -- Kennedy offered Klobuchar...
January 17, 2018 - 9:16pm
January 16, 2018
Tim Pawlenty: I won't run for Al Franken/Tina Smith U.S. Senate seat
ST. PAUL — Former Republican Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty will not run for the U.S. Senate in November. Pawlenty, who has been courted by...
January 16, 2018 - 3:49pm
January 11, 2018
Guest Opinion: S 2155 offers real tangible benefits to credit unions, members
Last month, The Economic Growth, Regulatory Reform and Consumer Protection Act was advanced in the U.S. Senate with strong bipartisan support. This common-sense legislation will go a long way toward giving community financial institutions some needed relief from rules put in place...
January 11, 2018 - 9:30am
January 9, 2018
Smith gets her wish, named to Senate Ag committee
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Sen. Tina Smith will get to grapple with food stamps and crop insurance as she begins her abbreviated term in the U.S. Senate — as she wished. Smith, who was sworn in last week as Minnesota's newest senator, was named Tuesday to the Senate Committee on...
January 9, 2018 - 7:03pm
Joe Arpaio, the fiery former sheriff from Arizona, will run for Senate
Joe Arpaio, the longtime Phoenix-area sheriff whose headline-grabbing approach to immigration made him an ally of President Donald Trump, will...
January 9, 2018 - 2:49pm
January 3, 2018
The story behind new Minn. US Sen. Smith's inaugural Bible
WASHINGTON, D.C.—When Minnesota's newest U.S. senator, Tina Smith, took the oath of office Wednesday, she laid her hand across a thick, old Holy Bible — a Heilige Bibel actually — held together by a black ribbon. And yes, Smith said, it is literally held together...
January 3, 2018 - 9:11pm
Alabama's Doug Jones sworn in on Wednesday, shrinking GOP Senate majority
WASHINGTON - Democrat Doug Jones was sworn in Wednesday as Alabama's newest U.S. senator, reducing the Republican advantage to 51 to 49 and giving...
January 3, 2018 - 3:26pm
January 2, 2018
Utah's Orrin Hatch announces he will retire from the Senate
WASHINGTON - Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, will retire from the Senate at the end of this term, he announced Tuesday, a decision that will bring...
January 2, 2018 - 4:49pm
December 19, 2017
Minn. GOP state senator announces run for U.S. Senate
ST. MARY'S POINT, Minn.—State Sen. Karin Housley, a Republican from Washington County, announced Tuesday that she'll run for the U.S. Senate...
December 19, 2017 - 9:48pm
December 16, 2017
Klobuchar announces plan to take back net neutrality
WASHINGTON—Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn. and 15 other senators, announced a plan to introduce a Congressional Review Act resolution that...
December 16, 2017 - 5:00am
December 8, 2017
Nolan: Woman should be in Franken's Senate seat
CROSBY, Minn.—U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., said Friday he's not thinking of running for the U.S. Senate seat to be vacated when Sen....
December 8, 2017 - 9:16pm
November 28, 2017
Reader Opinion: Franken should resign
The two biggest jokes in Minnesota politics have been Jesse Ventura as governor and Al Franken as senator. Now that his sexual predator past has been exposed he needs to resign. He has never been an effective legislator anyway so let's get someone who can fully represent our state...
November 28, 2017 - 7:30am
November 24, 2017
McFeely: It's time to resign, Sen. Franken
Leave it up to Democrats to spend their time hand-wringing while Republicans punch them in the face. It's one of the reasons Republicans control...
November 24, 2017 - 8:00am
November 9, 2017
Klobuchar introduces automatic voter registration bill
WASHINGTON—U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar introduced legislation to automatically register voters, a news release from her office stated Wednesday. The Register America to Vote Act would ensure every state develops and implements a secure process to automatically register eligible...
November 9, 2017 - 9:30am
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