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Projectiles cause damage at 2 locations, breaking window: Authorities seek suspect
Report: Officers respond to shooting in small northwest Minnesota town
Woman describes alleged rape by Hamline University student in St. Paul
992 of Minnesota’s newest citizens take Oath of Allegiance
Rear-end crash injures 1 in Morrison County
Frozen out of China, American farmers refuse to sell their soybeans
Another pipeline to start in ND and head to Texas?
Amazon borrows holiday tips from retailers it crushed
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
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Defending Stanley Cup champs hand Wild first home loss
New Timberwolves view trade as an 'opportunity'
UND basketball faces No. 10 Kentucky in iconic Rupp Arena
College men’s hockey: This year’s Pioneers wouldn’t mind mimicking last year’s Bulldogs
‘Running on fumes,’ Wild glad to be back home
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McFeely: Saying farewell to radio
Guest Opinion: Ask a Trooper
War story: This U.S. soldier from Germany made false teeth for his comrades during WWII
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Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inducts Matt Straw
Manvel, N.D., couple brings baby along for the hunt
WATCH: Female hunters are on the rise in Minnesota, North Dakota
Minnesota opening weekend deer harvest down from last year
Experienced outdoorsman selected to lead outdoor coverage for Forum Communications
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
Crow Wing Energized: Resiliency and hope - a vet reflects
Seasonal depression, 'winter blues' and SAD
New government guidelines say you can get your exercise in small doses
Happy Holidays? Hospice offers classes to get through grief during a happy time of year
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This Was Brainerd
Walker Art Center in Minneapolis hires new director
Lakes Jam announces more acts: Collective Soul, Jackie Lee to name a few
Meet Rachel Hollis, the Texas mom shaking up this year's best-seller list
Stan Lee, creator of superheroes, dies at 95
Young Authors Conference is Nov. 13 in Staples
Her Voice Magazine
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September 3, 2018
E-Z Chassis gives new life to pickups: Not to mention its small town Minnesota location
WATSON, Minn. — No one knows how many old pickup trucks are out there hidden away in farm groves or under tarps in dusty sheds, barns or...
September 3, 2018 - 10:00pm
August 27, 2018
Battle is underway for subsidized wireless service to rural areas
Workers are dodging bobcats and feral hogs as they crisscross Oklahoma's westernmost sliver in trucks outfitted with electronic gear that tests...
August 27, 2018 - 1:44pm
April 6, 2018
The benefits of bypassing online shopping to support your local, independent businesses
WISHEK, N.D.—If we only shop online, never leaving our homes to buy in our communities and state, what will be left of our local economies?...
April 6, 2018 - 11:46am
March 23, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Minnesotans look to Washington
ST. PAUL — State and local governmental decisions often are felt more than things happening in Washington, but not in recent days. Minnesotans,...
March 23, 2018 - 2:40pm
January 22, 2018
Commentary: It's time to stand up for research and extension
That the North Dakota State Board of Agricultural Research and Education decided not to start charging low-population counties more money for extension services can be hailed as a victory for rural areas. Towns that have seen people and businesses move out won't see their extension...
January 22, 2018 - 6:30am
January 4, 2018
Farm Bureau, Farmers Union team up to confront rural opioid addiction
WASHINGTON — Seventy five percent of farmers and farm workers surveyed in conjunction with an online study say they are or have been directly...
January 4, 2018 - 1:08pm
December 31, 2017
'Smothered' and 'shoved aside' in rural America
BUCKEYE, Iowa - "Come on! Come on! Go girls!" Annette Sweeney was on horseback, hollering at her chocolate-colored cows on a perfect Iowa morning,...
December 31, 2017 - 9:30am
September 14, 2017
Think rural areas are falling behind? Think again.
We've heard a lot about America's struggling rural areas in the past year. Forgotten America, where men and women lead hardscrabble lives marked...
September 14, 2017 - 11:39am
September 4, 2017
Jenny Schlecht: Dirt road woes for Bluey/Greeny
Not long after my older daughter learned her colors, she assigned names to our vehicles: My Ford Escape was "Reddy," and my old Ford Escape that...
September 4, 2017 - 7:32am
112-year-old shares birthday memories
Do you remember your 7th birthday party? Iris Westman has seen 105 years pass since hers, but she shared with me in great detail her memories...
September 4, 2017 - 6:43am
September 3, 2017
Rural health: Smile, you are on telehealth camera
ELY, Minn. — Angie Lundsten was thrilled. The Hayward, Wis., woman sat in her local medical clinic telling Dr. Stephen Park she had lost...
September 3, 2017 - 1:33pm
September 2, 2017
Rural Minnesota struggles when competing for doctors
Editor's note: This is one of several stories about what is called a rural Minnesota health care crisis. Primary-care doctors, long the cornerstone...
September 2, 2017 - 6:55am
Rural health: Two small Minnesota hospitals learn how to survive
Editor's note: This is one of several stories about what is called a rural Minnesota health care crisis. BIGFORK, Minn. — Small-town...
September 2, 2017 - 3:30am
September 1, 2017
Rural health: Health professional shortages force changes
BRAINERD, Minn. — Howard Cronquist baled hay the other day, and also fit in some time to work on one of his farm buildings. That may not...
September 1, 2017 - 2:31pm
August 8, 2017
For rural veterans, new approaches to health care
August 8, 2017 - 3:52pm