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Meteorologists, farmers, park rangers and hungry kids — many feel the brunt of the shutdown
The federal shutdown so far — what you need to know
Trump takes aim at Pelosi amid stalled shutdown negotiations
St. Louis Park police confirm officer-involved shooting
Minnesota State Fair admission prices are going up this year
The world has loads of sustainable palm oil - but no one wants it
‘What's going on in the world’: Trade negotiations crucial for area agriculture
Swanson Assumes Role of President at Frandsen Bank
Shutdown undercuts the IRS, just in time for a particularly difficult tax season
Biz Buzz: Dairy Queen not closing - poised to expand in Brainerd
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Area Wrestling: Flyers wrestle to 6th place
Cheer Team: Warrior secure a 2nd-place showing
Patriots outlast Chiefs in OT thriller to reach SB LIII
Area Girls Hockey: Blue Devils fall in OT
Rose buries buzzer-beater to lift Timberwolves past Suns
Athlete of the Week
Commentary: Trump says Democrats used to be for new border barriers. He's right.
Wealth column: The convergence of health and wealth
Swift: Have you 'hygged' your home today? Practicing the Danish art of relaxation
Commentary: Why progressives should stop avoiding men's issues
Wealth Column: A look at the economy for 2019
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BRAD DOKKEN: All systems go for 35th annual DL ice tourney
Couple builds life around mushing at remote Minnesota home
What's Up Outdoors: Good friends, new lakes make for fun fishing
Successful snowmobile rides start with safety mindset
SnoBears a popular option for mobility-minded anglers in ND
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
A man's unusual treatment for his chronic back pain: Injecting himself with his own semen every month
New coalition aims to snuff out tobacco use by working together
Hauser: Ready, set, grow, Part 1
Salonen: I was unplanned, but, thank God, I’m here
Religious fundamentalist leader plans northeast Minn. building project: Church is known for child marriage, polygamy
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This Was Brainerd
Weaving hard work and history: Basket-makers rely on knowledge passed down over years
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CLC alumna to speak on Australia trip
Entertainment Briefs - Jan. 17
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January 18, 2019
Democrats vow investigations into report that Trump directed Cohen to lie to Congress
WASHINGTON - House Democrats on Friday moved to accelerate their investigations into President Donald Trump's alleged ties to Russian interests,...
January 18, 2019 - 7:49pm
Crow Wing Energized promotes Health & Wellness Summit
Crow Wing County commissioners continued to voice their support for Crow Wing Energized, a grassroots community health and wellness movement...
January 18, 2019 - 12:17pm
Walz urges gun control vote, marijuana groups clash at Capitol in 2nd week of session
ST. PAUL -- Legislative leaders and Gov. Tim Walz had a frank discussion about passing gun control measures and days later the DFL governor urged...
January 18, 2019 - 11:20am
Pentagon identifies three of the four Americans killed in Syria suicide bombing
The Defense Department on Friday, Jan. 18, identified three of the four Americans who were killed Wednesday, Jan. 16, in a suicide bombing in...
January 18, 2019 - 10:51am
Trump reportedly told Michael Cohen to lie. His own attorney general pick testified that's a crime.
When Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., asked President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general, William Barr, earlier this week whether it would...
January 18, 2019 - 9:32am
Pine River-Backus School District: Board declares support for tobacco age change
Though three out of four board members verbally opposed "Tobacco 21," the Pine River-Backus School Board ultimately agreed unanimously to support...
January 18, 2019 - 6:00am
Ruud introduces bill to protect Environment and Natural Resource Trust Fund
Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, introduced S.F. 63 last week, which prohibits using the Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund for the...
January 18, 2019 - 5:00am
January 17, 2019
Trump promises defenses to shoot down all missiles, 'anywhere, anytime'
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Thursday channeled President Ronald Reagan's dream from the "Star Wars" era of the Cold War, pledging...
January 17, 2019 - 7:32pm
Cass County Board: County officials get refresher on state laws
BACKUS—Jason J. Kuboushek presented a "Land Use and Public Hearing Training" for the Cass County Planning Commission and county board Tuesday,...
January 17, 2019 - 6:00pm
Lone counselor for farmers faces long drives, longer call sheets
ST. PAUL -- Ted Matthews needs some help. The 71-year-old crisscrosses the state each week and is almost always on his phone. He's the lone psychologist...
January 17, 2019 - 4:54pm
How will the shutdown hurt Minnesota? The longer it drags on, the worse it could be
ST. PAUL — As the federal government shutdown continues with no end in sight, Minnesota leaders are preparing to make some tough choices about...
January 17, 2019 - 3:58pm
Trump fires back at Pelosi, says he's 'postponing' her overseas travel
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump told House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., Thursday that he was postponing an unannounced trip of hers to...
January 17, 2019 - 2:45pm
Baxter City Council: Takes second look at high assessment costs
BAXTER—Concerns for high assessments for a stormwater project—with one property owner with multiple parcels facing a potential bill...
January 17, 2019 - 2:00pm
TSA says financial stress of shutdown is forcing growing number of officers to stay home
WASHINGTON - Faced with growing numbers of call outs by its workers - and images of some of them lining up for food donations - leaders of the...
January 17, 2019 - 12:09pm
Greater Minnesota groups to get $1.5 million to grow child care access
ST. PAUL -- Six Greater Minnesota regional development groups are set to receive more than $1 million in state grants aimed at growing access...
January 17, 2019 - 11:19am