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Nisswa forum set Oct. 25 at community center
Walmart extends free two-day shipping offer to third-party items
Brainerd Fire Department responds to multiple calls, including cat rescue
Pequot Lakes School Board forum is Oct. 25
Award-winning investigative news team to appear at Arrowwood
Starbucks opens first US sign language store - with murals, tech pads and fingerspelling
USDA receives 136 proposals to move U.S. Department of Ag divisions
New trade agreement OK for dry beans, barley, officials say
Centennial oddball: 1918 tractor modeled horse-drawn implements
Commentary: Hear farmers complaining? Consider it therapy
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Girls Tennis: Brainerd's Anderson repeats as section assistant coach of year
Junior Hockey: North Iowa sweeps North Stars
Danecdotes: Wangberg continues to pursue passion for volleyball
Minneapolis city attorney's decision on Gophers' Brooks expected by end of week
Saints coach says team not looking for revenge for 'Minnesota Miracle'
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Ogg sets first catch-and-release record for northern pike
Losing Hides for Habitat would have been a shame
West Nile testing may bring answers about grouse
Pointing dog enthusiasts take ruffed grouse hunting to the next level
What's Up Outdoors: Mountains, and an elk hunt, are calling my name
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Illinois teen on the cusp of losing his sight is on a mission to see the country
Crow Wing Energized: Why Matter of Balance is important to me
Crow Wing Energized: Resilience is a key step for health
Let's not talk about sex, baby: Fargo locals who identify as asexual open up about the 'invisible orientation'
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This Was Brainerd
How country music has - and hasn't - addressed the #MeToo movement in a difficult year
Commentary: Knocking on death's door: Horror movies for homebodies
Coming Sunday: A scary good read
Film crew brings cash to Backus area
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September 15, 2018
Trump administration diverted nearly $10 million from FEMA to ICE detention program, according to DHS document: Nolan responds
The Trump administration appears to have diverted nearly $10 million in funding for the Federal Emergency Management Agency, or FEMA, to U.S....
September 15, 2018 - 10:00am
August 31, 2018
Tribal community college to receive opioid epidemic grant
Congressman Rick Nolan, D-Crosby, announced Wednesday, Aug. 29, the Fond du Lac Tribal Community College will be the recipient of a $319,843 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to engage youths, battle opioid addiction and preserve culture.
August 31, 2018 - 10:30am
August 20, 2018
Vice president plans another Minnesota visit
ST. PAUL — The White House is leaving no doubt that Minnesota is important in its 2018 political strategy. The Minnesota Republican Party...
August 20, 2018 - 2:49pm
August 10, 2018
Reader Opinion: Observations of candidates for the primary
I will share my observations of candidates running from both political parties for Tuesday's primary election. For attorney general, I have known DFLer Tom Foley for 40 years. In 1989, Foley was the only elected official who testified in support of my stiffer-penalties bill for violent...
August 10, 2018 - 1:30am
August 7, 2018
Reader Opinion: Swanson, Nolan a good team
As the former Minnesota Commissioner of Agriculture under Gov. Wendell R. Anderson and as Chancellor of Minnesota's seven state universities during the years of Gov. Al Quie and Gov. Rudy Perpich, I have watched Congressman Rick Nolan represent Minnesota in the 6th District from 1974...
August 7, 2018 - 11:30am
August 3, 2018
DFL governor candidates not three peas in a pod
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's three major Democratic governor candidates give voters a choice in the Aug.14 primary election: • U.S. Rep. Tim...
August 3, 2018 - 4:23pm
August 2, 2018
Activists march in Duluth, call on Nolan to resign
DULUTH—Giving oxygen to a two-week firestorm surrounding Rep. Rick Nolan, DFL-Minn., a group of a dozen or more activists marched into...
August 2, 2018 - 7:53pm
July 29, 2018
Nolan applauds bipartisan passage of CTE bill in US House
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan on Wednesday, July 25, praised the bipartisan passage of his Strengthening Career and Technical Education Act for the 21st Century Act. According to a news release by Nolan's office, the legislation reauthorizes and reforms the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical...
July 29, 2018 - 4:30am
July 28, 2018
Nolan addresses controversy, says he hasn't 'done anything wrong'
DULUTH—U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., expressed regret and resolve Friday, July 27, in the face of a controversy which has some calling...
July 28, 2018 - 4:43pm
Nolan introduces proposal for nationwide Medicaid recovery bill
A 2016 Minnesota law that, in certain circumstances, limits how far the state can go in attempting to recover Medicaid costs from an estate after the death of a recipient would expand to cover the entire nation under legislation introduced Thursday, July 26, by Rep. Rick Nolan. Under...
July 28, 2018 - 4:30am
July 27, 2018
House passes Nolan's microplastic reduction bill amendment
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan's plastic and microplastic reduction amendment was passed by the U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday, July 25, as a part of the Save Our Seas Act.
July 27, 2018 - 9:30am
July 26, 2018
Reader Opinion: Thanks to Nolan
Sadly, Representative Nolan, this will be the last note due to your leaving as representative to Congressional District 8. After closely watching your last tenure, one can only say with a great amount of gratitude, "Thank you!" Watching you work tirelessly, noting your ability to...
July 26, 2018 - 8:30am
July 20, 2018
Women in Nolan scandal defend Radinovich
DULUTH—Three women sourced in an online expose this week detailing workplace sexual harassment in the Washington, D.C. legislative office...
July 20, 2018 - 7:54pm
Governor's race heats up: Swanson backs Nolan after allegations
ST. PAUL—Minnesota attorney general and Democratic candidate for governor Lori Swanson is standing by her running mate, U.S. Rep. Rick...
July 20, 2018 - 6:20pm
July 19, 2018
Bombshell report alleges northern Minnesota congressman kept employing known harasser
ST. PAUL — Rep. Rick Nolan responded Thursday, July 19, to a bombshell report detailing how a longtime legislative staffer continued to...
July 19, 2018 - 8:11pm