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Sheriff-elect names chief deputy: 'We complement each other'
DeVos rewrites rules for handling sexual assault
Minnesota sends fresh faces to Congress: The pros and cons of adding 5 new members to the delegation
Nisswa gains viewers' choice for Minnesota's best small town
Trump says he'll speak with CIA about Khashoggi killing
Businessman modeled his firm on Mayo Clinic, then gave $200 million for medical school
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Minnesota’s largest solar farm project moving ahead in far southwestern corner
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One year after one of the nation's largest oil pipeline leaks happened near SD-ND border, some questions remain
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What's Up Outdoors: The whitetail deer hunt that wasn't
Ideal snowmaking conditions make for early season start for Minnesota ski hills
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
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Ministry in a new way, new location for First Presbyterian
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October 30, 2018
Minnesota campaign spending approaches $100M: Dems lead funding for state offices
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Democratic candidates have a cash advantage heading into the final days of the 2018 campaign, but outside groups are spending...
October 30, 2018 - 8:07pm
October 11, 2018
Baxter City Council: Special hearing convened for Cypress Drive project assessments
BAXTER—Property owners along the Cypress corridor project may feel the pinch in coming years and some are opposing the city of Baxter assessments...
October 11, 2018 - 11:00am
September 18, 2018
Senate passes massive defense, health spending bill, punts border wall fight
WASHINGTON - The Senate on Tuesday passed a short-term spending bill that would keep the government running through Dec. 7, aiming to avert a...
September 18, 2018 - 3:22pm
August 7, 2018
Brainerd City Council: Council sets 'sunset date' for water tower
Aug. 6, 2020. That's how much time the Brainerd City Council is giving backers to raise funds for the historic water tower—both residents...
August 7, 2018 - 8:00am
July 18, 2018
Brainerd City Council: Pressing fixes, big changes await water tower
At face value, the resolution seemed run-of-the-mill—a unanimous vote Monday, July 16, by the Brainerd City Council to contact contractors...
July 18, 2018 - 10:00am
June 15, 2018
Crosslake: National Loon Center deemed feasible. Questions raised, answered about project's scope
"Yes." That short, three-letter word garnered cheering and applause from those gathered Friday, June 8, at Manhattan Beach Lodge. That's the...
June 15, 2018 - 5:00am
March 29, 2018
Minn. House Republicans want $50M for school security, mental health
ST. PAUL—Minnesota House Republicans want to spend $50 million to help make schools safer from violence. The plan, announced Thursday,...
March 29, 2018 - 6:53pm
March 8, 2018
UMN wants another $10M to freeze in-state tuition
ST. PAUL—The University of Minnesota will ask the Legislature for an extra $10 million to finance a tuition freeze next year for Minnesota residents at all of its campuses. The two-year budget lawmakers adopted last year awarded the university $658.7 million in base funding...
March 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
MnDOT awards $25 million for Local Road Improvement Program projects
ST. PAUL—Thirty-six Minnesota cities, counties and townships received funding to improve transportation infrastructure on local roads through...
March 8, 2018 - 6:00am
January 25, 2018
Community health centers at risk of layoffs, closing without federal funding
DULUTH—Some of Minnesota's community health centers will start making cuts in early February if Congress hasn't resolved federal funding...
January 25, 2018 - 5:19pm
January 23, 2018
Schumer has rescinded offer to Trump on border wall funding
WASHINGTON - The Senate's top Democrat has withdrawn an offer that would allow President Donald Trump to fulfill a signature campaign pledge:...
January 23, 2018 - 1:33pm
August 3, 2017
State money available for city transportation
Minnesota cities, counties and townships can apply for funding support for transportation infrastructure projects on local roads as part of the Minnesota Department of Transportation's Local Road Improvement Program. Approximately $25.3 million in bond funds is available for constructing...
August 3, 2017 - 10:25am
April 30, 2017
Congressional talks yield deal to fund government through September
WASHINGTON — Congressional negotiators have hammered out a bipartisan agreement on a spending package to keep the federal government funded through the end of the current fiscal year on Sept. 30, a senior congressional aide said on Sunda, April 30. The House of Representatives...
April 30, 2017 - 9:17pm
April 19, 2017
'Everything is learning': Minnesota districts with free pre-K say its boon for kids, parents
ADA, Minn. — Fresh off a post-lunch nap, the 4- and 5-year-olds in Dawn Tinjum's pre-kindergarten class at Ada-Borup Elementary School...
April 19, 2017 - 7:42pm
February 5, 2017
Report finds more mental health services needed in schools
A new report on student discipline says schools need more mental health services, counselors and training for teachers dealing with student trauma. The report comes from a working group convened by the Legislature and was heard in the Senate education policy committee Thursday. It...
February 5, 2017 - 7:03pm