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Trump, GOP solidify support for Kavanaugh, who vows not to withdraw
DNR: Minnesota wolf population is stable, but survey shows range expanding
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Rosenstein to stay in job for now and will meet Trump on Thursday
Waiting for a Mentor: It's mentoring season
Grain companies seek extra storage as trade war continues
Balancing the variables of farming and ranching
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ND farmer: 'We're only spanking ourselves' with tariffs
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Partners team up for local fish passage project funding
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Partners team up for local fish passage project funding
'Fish Addictions TV' host adds touring walleye pro to his resume
Historic duck camp tradition lives on: Conservation easements will keep shoreline undeveloped to protect wild rice.
Ducky weather greets hunters on opening day
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Brainerd health care facility offers companions to terminally ill
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Essentia clinics offer walk-in flu clinics, appointments
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Feeling proud from the top down: Project Naptural promotes embracing the beauty of black hair
Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
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September 22, 2018
Commentary: Newspapers can make registering to vote a lot easier
President Donald Trump has called the media the "enemy of the people." In reality, the media are the exact opposite: They hold the administration's...
September 22, 2018 - 8:30am
September 21, 2018
Crow Wing County offers early voting for November general election
Early voting is available for the Nov. 6 general election beginning Friday, Sept. 21. Residents can vote early by absentee ballot in person at...
September 21, 2018 - 2:00pm
September 19, 2018
Reader Opinion: Elections in America
Another election, time to review what elections are about and what significance this election has for our national direction and our heritage as a democracy. We should remember that having an election does not define it as democratic. It all depends on the choices we are given. In...
September 19, 2018 - 8:30am
September 6, 2018
Little Falls museum to help people register to vote
LITTLE FALLS—The Morrison County Historical Society will host a voter registration event from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, at The...
September 6, 2018 - 10:00am
August 24, 2018
Ill-fated plan to close polling places in Georgia county recalled lingering prejudice
CUTHBERT, Ga. - Some residents of this town are old enough to remember when government officials would intimidate and punish black residents for trying to exercise the right to vote. Others, having come of age when an African American man was president of the United States, thought...
August 24, 2018 - 1:39pm
Reader Opinion: Coming home to America
We use the word "democracy" so easily, nearly forgetting what it means and what it meant to this nation. It is about self-determination, having a voice in the decisions and directions of the country and therefore your own life and the lives of loved ones.
August 24, 2018 - 10:30am
August 22, 2018
Brekken to stump in Pequot Lakes
PEQUOT LAKES—Bill Brekken will meet with potential voters at 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, at Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes as a candidate...
August 22, 2018 - 8:30am
August 14, 2018
Turnout for Minnesota primary election highest in 24 years
ST. PAUL—Nearly a quarter of Minnesota's registered voters cast ballots in Tuesday's state primary elections, with DFL voters nearly doubling the turnout of Republicans. Around 780,000 of the state's registered 3.2 million voters had cast ballots as of 10:40 p.m., with 83 percent...
August 14, 2018 - 11:36pm
Reminder for Baxter residents: Those who voted at Forestview now vote at Lakewood church
BAXTER—A Baxter resident noted early Tuesday, Aug. 14, some confusion regarding polling places for residents in Precinct P2W who formerly...
August 14, 2018 - 9:10am
August 11, 2018
Tuesday's primary election to see new polling places
Voters in some precincts may be in for a rude awakening when they go to vote in Tuesday's primary election and find the polling locations they're...
August 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 5, 2018
'Democracy in action': An inside look at voting in a new era
DULUTH — Chelsea Helmer stood before a roomful of election judges in July. The Duluth city clerk was set to deliver a mandatory two-hour...
August 5, 2018 - 6:00am
July 28, 2018
Crow Wing County offers additional absentee voting hours
Crow Wing County Elections is accepting absentee ballots until primary election day. County election offices will be open extended hours until 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 2, and Aug. 9; and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 11. The elections office is located in the historic courthouse, 326 Laurel...
July 28, 2018 - 5:30am
July 18, 2018
Former FBI director James Comey urges votes for Democrats this fall
WASHINGTON - James Comey, the FBI director fired last year by President Donald Trump, is urging voters to support Democrats in this year's congressional...
July 18, 2018 - 11:39am
July 13, 2018
Judge orders Minnesota secretary of state to release voter records
ST. PAUL—A Ramsey County judge has ordered Minnesota elections officials to hand over voter-registration records that Secretary of State...
July 13, 2018 - 6:30pm
July 11, 2018
Hilstrom shores up bid for AG's office
Debra Hilstrom helped craft some of Minnesota's laws as a member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. She now hopes to be elected the state's...
July 11, 2018 - 12:00pm