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Minnesota man charged with murder for selling $10 worth of drugs that wound up killing 21-year-old
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CWD found in wild deer in Crow Wing County
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CWD found in wild deer in Crow Wing County
Sky high grooming for Snocross races
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February 9, 2019
McFeely: Klobuchar's appeal evident in Trump-loving rural Clay County
FARGO -- The long knives are out for U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar, Democrat from Minnesota, who is expected to announce her candidacy for president...
February 9, 2019 - 2:49pm
Who is Amy Klobuchar, what’s her story, and why is she so popular in Minnesota?
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota’s senior U.S. senator, 58-year-old Amy Klobuchar, a Democrat, is widely expected to announce Sunday, Feb. 10, that she’s...
February 9, 2019 - 2:38pm
February 2, 2019
Bill aims to register more Minn. voters: Schultz proposes making process more automatic
DULUTH -- Now in her third term, Rep. Jennifer Schultz, DFL-Duluth, has tried for years to enact legislation that could place more registered voters on the rolls in Minnesota. But in years past, her proposals never even received a committee hearing, repeatedly stalling out under Republican...
February 2, 2019 - 2:10pm
December 13, 2018
New Minnesota law may bring change to how state handles presidential primaries
ST. PAUL - Do you like the idea of everyone being able to know which party you vote for in a presidential primary? That's the way Minnesota law...
December 13, 2018 - 12:39pm
December 8, 2018
Cass County Board: 2018 election results reporting an improvement over two years ago
WALKER—Naming former Auditor-Treasurer Sharon Anderson as election administrator and having her focus all her attention on organizing the...
December 8, 2018 - 2:00pm
November 26, 2018
What do the midterm elections mean for agriculture?
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The midterm elections resulted in the Democrats regaining control in the House and Republicans picking up additional seats in the Senate. Washington insiders say with the split government, agriculture and the rest of the country need to prepare for even more...
November 26, 2018 - 7:35am
November 11, 2018
8th District red for now — or forever? Redrawn districts in 2022 could upend trend
DULUTH — Not to start the 2020 election season prematurely, but Tuesday’s rare Republican victory in Northeastern Minnesota’s U.S. House...
November 11, 2018 - 6:00am
How Walz won the governor’s office: DFL congressman flipped districts that voted for Trump by discussing issues, not running against president
PAUL — Maybe there’s more to Tim Walz’s “One Minnesota” than just a campaign slogan.In a country that is increasingly politically...
November 11, 2018 - 6:00am
November 10, 2018
USDA Farm Service Agency elections for the 2018 county committee
Elections for U.S. Department of Agriculture's Farm Service Agency's Crow Wing/Cass and Aitkin/Itasca County Committees are underway. It is important every eligible producer participate in these elections because FSA county committees are a link between the agricultural community...
November 10, 2018 - 4:30am
November 9, 2018
Nisswa voters overwhelmingly in Brekken's camp, ousting incumbent. Brekken loses to Thiede in most precincts, but wins election.
The numbers don't lie, but they can be confusing. Bill Brekken will, however, take the win against Paul Thiede in the Tuesday, Nov. 6, general...
November 9, 2018 - 4:29pm
November 3, 2018
Crosslake: Candidates emphasize need for public input
The four city council candidates and two mayoral candidates in Crosslake participated in a public forum Tuesday, Oct. 23, at Crosslake Community...
November 3, 2018 - 8:00am
November 2, 2018
New Crosslake School Board members elected
The Crosslake School Board held elections for open board member positions following the candidacy filing process that began in August. After the election, the new board members for Crosslake Community School are Beverly Loeffler, a teacher at CCS; Karen Larson, a community representative;...
November 2, 2018 - 9:30am
October 31, 2018
Reader Opinion: To the winners and losers
So in a few days the elections will be over. To those of you who will come in at second place and really wanted to try and make a difference, thank you. I truly believe most of you had the right intentions. I hope you continue to believe that this country can be saved from those who...
October 31, 2018 - 2:31am
October 30, 2018
Stauber emails: Congressional candidate used county resources to advance candidacy
DULUTH — Pete Stauber’s campaign emails with a Washington, D.C., political group are public and St. Louis County must stop refusing requests...
October 30, 2018 - 3:09pm
October 29, 2018
Minnesota sheriff candidate allegedly accessed porn, sexted on the job, report says
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — A new report alleges that a fired Itasca County sheriff’s deputy who is running to unseat his former boss misused...
October 29, 2018 - 6:46pm