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McCabe memos say Rosenstein considered secretly recording Trump
Rare car vs. 750-pound elk collision reported in west-central Minnesota
Twin Cities hit with record daily rainfall
Veteran Minnesota lawmaker ends campaign, denies daughter's allegation of inappropriate touching
Trump questions credibility of Kavanaugh accuser as Senate panel issues ultimatum on her testimony
Legal challenge in Minnesota over insurance coverage for gender reassignment will proceed
Coming the weekend: Pet first-aid smartphone app to the rescue
'Mister Rogers' Neighborhood' receives Google's most moving, and soothing, Doodle yet
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
A ride into the past: Luxury train cars on display in St. Paul
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Smith, Stricker lead four-way tie at Sanford International
Loons need a season-ending win streak to recover
Vikings center Elflein to return Sunday after working way back from injuries
Gophers receivers have heightened pressure of playing. Fleck's old position
Wild coach Boudreau: Time to get serious
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DNR expect good waterfowl opener
Teach a kid to hunt small game during Minnesota's Take a Kid Hunting Weekend
Wolf supporters seek recovery plan for predators
American woman pedals 184 mph, smashing record held by men for more than 100 years
Expect big sturgeon on Big Stone Lake someday
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
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A Matter of Balance classes offered in area
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Crosslake family takes steps to end Alzheimer's disease
Patients: Medical marijuana effectively treats pain, post-traumatic stress
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Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
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September 8, 2018
New plan to keep fixing DMV computers: Use Real ID driver’s license funds
ST. PAUL — Minnesota officials have come up with a plan to continue trying to fix and upgrade the state’s beleaguered computer system for...
September 8, 2018 - 11:14am
August 30, 2018
Baxter teen joins Minnesota Youth Council
Minnesota Alliance With Youth announced Aaron Sopelle of Baxter was selected to serve on the Minnesota Youth Council, representing Minnesota...
August 30, 2018 - 5:20pm
August 15, 2018
Minnesota state House incumbents do well in primaries
ST. PAUL—Minnesota House incumbents had a good primary election night Tuesday. Six of the seven current lawmakers who faced challengers...
August 15, 2018 - 12:00am
July 26, 2018
Legislature likely to hold joint hearing on corrections officer Gomm's death
ST. PAUL—Key state legislators will likely hold a hearing on the circumstances surrounding the death of Minnesota Department of Corrections...
July 26, 2018 - 7:07pm
July 18, 2018
Reader Opinion: No safe lead levels
Lead is a toxin that can poison wildlife when consumed and there is no safe level of lead in humans. In a recent statewide survey, 76 percent of Minnesotans supported phasing out the use of lead in ammunition to protect wildlife and humans. The Minnesota DNR estimates that 178 tons...
July 18, 2018 - 7:30am
July 13, 2018
Minnesota legislator facing drunken driving charges
SHAKOPEE, Minn. -- A Minnesota state legislator is facing drunken driving charges. Minnesota Public Radio reported that the 57-year-old state...
July 13, 2018 - 6:37pm
July 4, 2018
Minnesota's DMV system under scrutiny of 4 watchdog investigations
ST. PAUL—A Minnesota government watchdog agency is running four separate probes related to the state's troubled computer system for vehicle...
July 4, 2018 - 9:34pm
July 2, 2018
Reader Opinion: Proud of Heintzeman
I recently had the opportunity to visit with Rep. Josh Heintzeman and hear about all the things he is up to during the "off-session" of the state Legislature. As a businessman you would think he would be filling his time with carpentry jobs but he is not. Josh takes his role as our...
July 2, 2018 - 2:30pm
June 30, 2018
Guest Opinion: End of legislative session marks two productive years at State Capitol
The 2018 legislative session adjourned a little over a month ago, marking the end of one of the most productive two years at the Legislature in recent memory. This biennium's work resulted in the largest tax cut in nearly two decades, the largest investment in roads and bridges in...
June 30, 2018 - 7:30am
June 5, 2018
Record number of women running for Minnesota House
ST. PAUL — Overshadowed by a mad dash of last-minute candidates seeking Minnesota's top offices, an apparent record number of women have...
June 5, 2018 - 9:26pm
June 2, 2018
Reader Opinion: A fishy issue
I find this whole muskie-gate stocking controversy pretty hilarious, if not downright sad in logic. The anti-muskie stocking crowd has basically came up with these arguments: 1) muskies aren't natural to the lake, 2) they eat walleye, 3) It is my lake, so leave it alone.
June 2, 2018 - 7:30am
CentraCare Health receives funding for Long Prairie Regional Community Well-Being Center
LONG PRAIRIE—CentraCare Health-Long Prairie will receive $700,000 from the Minnesota Legislature to be used toward a Regional Community Well-Being Center after Gov. Mark Dayton signed the Omnibus Bonding Bill, which totaled $1.5 billion in projects across the state. Local lawmakers...
June 2, 2018 - 6:30am
May 30, 2018
Yetzer announces candidacy for District 10B
Phil Yetzer of Fairfield Township announced his candidacy for the Minnesota House District 10B seat, which includes includes the eastern side...
May 30, 2018 - 11:30am
May 28, 2018
Campaign season is about to begin. Will voters punish Minnesota lawmakers for gridlock?
ST. PAUL—Minnesota lawmakers are trading in their legislating loafers for door-knocking sneakers as they prepare to hit the campaign trail....
May 28, 2018 - 6:38pm
Lueck files for re-election
AITKIN—Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, filed for re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives Thursday, May 24, at the Aitkin County Courthouse Lueck returned from St. Paul earlier in the week after the 90th Minnesota Legislature adjourned. Lueck currently represents House...
May 28, 2018 - 7:30am