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GOP in disarray as budget impasse threatens shutdown, deep cuts - and default
DWI deaths down in Minnesota, but progress slowing
Crosby Music in the Park
When abortion was illegal: A 1966 series revealed how women got them anyway
Minnesota lawyer gets 14 years in prison for ‘porno-trolling’ internet users
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Destination Downtown Launch Party set June 20
Biz Buzz: Changes coming at Target
11 Minnesota nursing homes on federal 'secret' list of troubled facilities
Roundup is embroiled in cancer cases. Now its maker is putting $5 billion toward a new kind of weed killer
Documents show EPA concern over early draft of PolyMet permit
place a business brief
Twins rally to give Odorizzi 10th straight win
Woodland leads Rose by one at US Open
Twins retire No. 7 uniform of Joe Mauer, ‘a kid from St. Paul’
Chuck Foreman dines with Vikings running backs, calls them impressive group
Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
Athlete of the Week
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Wealth Column: How to help your children with college debt
Reader Opinion: Millennials and the Future
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Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
A deadly deer disease is spreading. Could it strike people, too?
Trolling for the Troops thanks veterans for their service
What's Up Outdoors: Great to see young anglers take up sport fishing
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Fostering fatherhood: Need for foster parents growing in Minnesota
Baxter veteran helps Deerwood veteran by bicycling in fundraiser
Fielding Questions: Hope for a burning bush, a noxious flower and a new hedge
Why America is embracing the widening world of non-wheat pastas
Bursack: Caregiver frustrated by mom who doesn't want physical therapy
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Commentary: Stores like Barnes & Noble used to be the bad guys, but now I'm nostalgic for them
Arctic marathoner donates amputated toes for hotel's infamous cocktail
Entertainment Briefs - June 13
Library adds painting classes for art contest
Young female vocalist Lauren Alaina to make trek to Lakes Jam 2019
Her Voice Magazine
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Scott and Shirley Young
Essentia Health - St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Tom & Peggy Woog
Marge & Bob Marsh 65th Anniversary
Wynefred D. Johnsen
Richard (Rick) David Markstrom
Jesse Allen Woods
Lowell Allan Bohlke
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Resiliency workshop to be hosted by Bridges of Hope
What's Doing - June 15
Coming Sunday: Building homes, hope
Senior Calendar - June 17-21
Car show to benefit Ruth's Free Wig Closet planned for Saturday
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UPDATE: Deerwood man dies in head-on crash with semitrailer
June 3, 2019
How Congress nearly ruined a man's quest to visit all national park sites in one trip
Mikah Meyer has always been into politics. But inside-the-Beltway proceedings had never woken him up in the middle of the night in a panic -...
June 3, 2019 - 11:48am
May 19, 2019
In Moab you pick your pursuit, and your volume
MOAB, Utah -- “This town must be crazy in the summer,” I rhetorically asked the waiter as he set two pints of Dead Horse Amber ale and a...
May 19, 2019 - 5:28pm
March 9, 2019
Is spring break safe? Public officials warn students of increased danger as vacations begin
Along with March Madness and St. Patrick's Day, March marks the start of spring break: a week when college students flock to warm destinations...
March 9, 2019 - 4:32pm
January 23, 2019
American Airlines adds Chicago-Duluth routes
DULUTH - American Airlines will begin service to Duluth International Airport in May, with four daily flights between Duluth and Chicago O'Hare...
January 23, 2019 - 5:31pm
January 4, 2019
TSA opting for a friendlier look with floppy-eared dogs
The dogs deployed by the Transportation Security Administration at airports nationwide use their noses to sniff out explosives and contraband....
January 4, 2019 - 10:43am
October 10, 2018
Woman brings 'emotional support' squirrel on plane. That doesn't fly with Frontier
Just nutty: Frontier Airlines Flight 1612 was emptied of its human passengers so authorities could remove a woman who refused to fly without...
October 10, 2018 - 12:59pm
September 29, 2018
Handcrafted history: Resort brings sustainable renovations to Iron Range lodging
BIWABIK, Minn.—Shawn Callahan had quit his mechanical engineering job in the Twin Cities and just returned from a backpacking trip in South...
September 29, 2018 - 8:26am
September 20, 2018
Looking to catch Minnesota's fall colors? Here's your interactive guide
If you enjoy viewing Minnesota's fall colors, it's best to fill up with a tank of gasoline. Click on our interactive guide to help plan your...
September 20, 2018 - 11:06am
August 5, 2018
European makes stop at Itasca on his nonmotorized 18,000-mile trek through the Americas
PARK RAPIDS, Minn.—A European explorer stopped recently at Itasca State Park to resupply and prepare for the next stage of an 18,000-mile...
August 5, 2018 - 8:30am
July 30, 2018
Air marshals secretly monitored US passengers for years
Federal air marshals have for years been quietly monitoring small numbers of U.S. air passengers and reporting on in-flight behavior considered...
July 30, 2018 - 12:04pm
July 20, 2018
Southern Minnesota jet charter company flies stranded family home from Costa Rica
RED WING, Minn.—A Red Wing company flew into action this week to help bring home an injured Lake City boy and his family. WCCO on Tuesday,...
July 20, 2018 - 5:38pm
July 18, 2018
Stone barn is sentinel on the prairie
The Schott stone barn was built by Frank Schott and his sons William and Anthony. The construction began with the foundation in 1923 and the...
July 18, 2018 - 9:00am
July 4, 2018
TSA screens record number of passengers ahead of Fourth of July holiday
The Transportation Security Administration made it official: The Friday before the long weekend (for some) ahead of Independence Day was the...
July 4, 2018 - 9:38am
June 11, 2018
Carrying a real apple or a fake Gucci? Tell a Customs and Border Protection officer anyway.
Earlier this year, a passenger was standing on the jet bridge, moments from boarding his South African Airways flight, when an obstacle appeared...
June 11, 2018 - 1:05pm
May 30, 2018
Southwest pushes woman attempting to fly with her biracial son for 'proof' she was his mother
It was something perfectly ordinary: Lindsay Gottlieb, who coaches the University of California at Berkeley's women's basketball team, was about to fly with her 1-year-old son.
May 30, 2018 - 1:54pm