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Fergus Falls woman abducted at gunpoint safe; high-risk sex offender in custody: Suspect has history of abducting, raping women
'This is not the only tape': Michael Avenatti says there are more secret recordings of Trump
Teachers and students work to connect agriculture and science
NDSU tests new 'spray drone': ‘Smart farm’ concept addresses small weed patches
Waters recede in southwest Minnesota, but damage lingers
Timber, taconite and more: Iron Range cities diversify business as unemployment plunges
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Football: Serpents finish first MPFL season 1-9
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Stock Car Racing: Fletcher, Virkus running hot at North Central Speedway
Amateur Baseball: Kalis powers Fort Ripley past Miners in VL playoffs
Curious Twins give 'bullpenning' a whirl in their minor league system
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Bowfest, a 3D archery event near Duluth, aims to be a big draw
Lake trout nirvana found on northern Saskatchewan fishing trip
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: The Dreaded Kamatsi Squirrel
Seeking open country upon re-entry
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
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Area Dining: Ironton's Rib joint back in fashion
Food show highlights trendy foods you'll soon be seeing everywhere
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In Minnesota's woods, researchers take aim at ticks
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Where do doves released at weddings go? They can live happily ever after.
'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3' director James Gunn fired by Disney over old, offensive tweets
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July 4, 2018
Want to drink like a Founding Father? Try a Portuguese wine
FARGO — The Fourth of July is one of the biggest beer-drinking holidays in the country, but if you really want to celebrate America's history,...
July 4, 2018 - 7:15am
May 29, 2018
America has a massive truck driver shortage. Here's why few want an $80,000 job.
America has a massive shortage of truck drivers. Joyce Brenny, head of Brenny Transportation in Minnesota, increased driver pay 15 percent this...
May 29, 2018 - 10:43am
May 21, 2018
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding attracted more American viewers than Prince William's
After all the hype, the numbers are in: More than 29 million Americans tuned in on Saturday to watch one of their own become British royalty....
May 21, 2018 - 12:40pm
March 29, 2018
Reader Opinion: Resurrection
Easter, spring, coming back to life. It is a time for rebirth and resurrection. It is a time to attend to that thing you had almost taken for dead and breathe life back into it, or to watch as the natural forces do that. It is a time to find out what made it through the winter—the...
March 29, 2018 - 9:30am
February 25, 2018
The epic bender to celebrate George Washington and the newly finished U.S. Constitution
It had been a long week after an exhausting summer. On Sept. 14, 1787, delegates at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia put down their...
February 25, 2018 - 11:03am
January 19, 2018
Reader Opinion: Lost
Finding the right path is always a challenge. A map is helpful, but that map must take you to the destination you desired and you should not have to pay an unexpected price for the journey. Your hope is to get to your destination safe and sound.
January 19, 2018 - 7:30am
January 3, 2018
America's power grid shows signs of strain amid deep freeze
America's power grid is starting to show signs of fatigue as the nation grapples with a record-breaking cold snap. In the Midwest, some natural...
January 3, 2018 - 3:45pm
January 2, 2018
America's forgotten towns: Can they be saved or should people just leave?
One of the great debates in American politics and economics in 2018 is likely to be how to help the country's forgotten towns, the former coal mining and manufacturing hubs with quaint Main Streets that haven't changed much since the 1950s and '60s. Many of these counties turned...
January 2, 2018 - 8:08pm
November 13, 2017
The fastest-growing jobs in America pay about $22,000 per year
The largest two categories of America's fastest-growing jobs offer some of the country's lowest wages and weakest benefits. Over the next ten years, analysts expect to see 1.2 million more jobs for home health and personal care aides, according to a report from the Bureau of Labor...
November 13, 2017 - 12:30pm
October 30, 2017
A lot of Americans believe in ghosts. But what do their ghost stories actually tell us?
They saw her only once. That was before Linda Roberts-Antinoro and her husband, Mike Antinoro, had moved into the historic stone house surrounded...
October 30, 2017 - 5:09pm
October 26, 2017
Is $100,000 middle class in America?
There's a prolonged pause when I ask Lyft driver Gaby Oseguedaif her family is middle class. Her smile fades as she thinks about it for a while....
October 26, 2017 - 10:24am
October 6, 2017
Reader Opinion: Guns in America
My God, we love our guns. We worship them. We are sure they offer the ultimate protection and the solutions to any problem. We are sure that the entire society would be better off if everyone had a gun ... although we are not so sure about minorities having guns.
October 6, 2017 - 6:30am
September 25, 2017
Reader Opinion: How did we get here?
No boundaries for our country, no boundaries for behavior and no boundaries for raising children. Many of us were brought up to respect elders and authorities like police, teachers, parents and church leaders. We know there are some authorities that don't deserve to be listened to...
September 25, 2017 - 8:30am
September 21, 2017
Opinion: Of thee they sing with feeling
I've been riding around the country on a bus for six weeks, doing a dog-and-pony show that, among many other things, included me walking into the crowd and humming a note and the audience singing, a cappella , "My country, 'tis of thee, sweet land of liberty" and singing very well,...
September 21, 2017 - 7:30am
July 29, 2017
Operation Jumbo Job: Minnesota Military Museum restores rare Sherman tank
CAMP RIPLEY—A piece of 70-year-old war machinery that helped American tankers beat the Nazis at their own game in World War II recently...
July 29, 2017 - 12:00pm