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Firefighters respond to calls to businesses and more
Political, legal hits continue after Trump's emergency declaration
Amy Klobuchar vows to bridge rural-urban divide during first presidential campaign stop
Poston applauds Public Facilities Authority grant for Verndale water infrastructure projects
Chicago Police seeking to interview Jussie Smollett again after questioning two brothers
Business Notes for Feb. 17
Good Samaritan Society - Bethany named a high performer by U.S. News & World Report
Analysis: Amazon paid no federal taxes on $11.2 billion in profits last year
Biz Buzz: Development plan features green design
Boundaries are important when responding to work communication after hours
place a business brief
Colin Kaepernick still 'absolutely wants to play' in the NFL, attorney says
Area Male Athlete: Up-tempo Pequot perfect for Schommer
Outdoor Notes for Feb. 17
COLLEGE HOCKEY ROUNDUP: Beavers get 5-point weekend, move in to 4th in WCHA
Denver goalie Cooley blanks UMD for a second time this season
Athlete of the Week
Commentary: How many more lives must be lost?
Guest Opinion: Proposed paid and sick leave legislation is wrong for Minnesota
Commentary: Warming to the idea of a basic income
Our Opinion: It's past time to put down our cellphones
Wealth Column: Here's what you need to know if your Valentine manages the money
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Outdoor Notes for Feb. 17
Warroad class sheds light on careers in the outdoors
What's Up Outdoors: In search of sturgeon on Lake Winnebago
CWD found in wild deer in Crow Wing County
Retirement on the horizon for Crookston bait shop owners
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Jake Haapajoki took his own life as a teen. But his 'Smiles' live on.
Family of fighters: High school senior and three family members all diagnosed with cancer in four-week period
Growing Together: Take your mind off winter by preparing for spring gardening
Sign on the dotted line: Why millennials are writing contracts for their relationships
Clergy View: Agree to disagree
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
The pain of Frida Kahlo
TV show delves into Kensington Runestone
'Love Letters' performance to benefit Plut Scholarship
Performing Arts - Feb. 14
Legendary Whitesidewalls to perform in Staples
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Fred and Karen Nygaard
Paul F. Caquelin
Joel Brian Carlson
Timothy J. McGuire
Joel Brian Carlson
KLICK! & More
Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
February 16, 2019
Eggs & Issues forum participants talk scrambled politics in St. Paul
Death and taxes may be the surities of life—at the Eggs & Issues forum hosted every year, it's taxes and more taxes, hashed out out over...
February 16, 2019 - 9:00am
February 15, 2019
Walz takes first 'test' with Line 3 decision, MNLARS failures exposed
ST. PAUL — Gov. Tim Walz's administration took its first real "test" this week as it issued an announcement saying it would petition for reconsideration...
February 15, 2019 - 2:27pm
February 13, 2019
Lakes area politicos blast Walz decision to appeal Enbridge Line 3
Gov. Tim Walz ruled Tuesday, Feb. 12, on the Enbridge Line 3 issue after months of speculation—directing state government to pursue an...
February 13, 2019 - 5:00am
February 12, 2019
Little Falls Area Chamber of Commerce to host Sen. Paul Gazelka and Rep. Ron Kresha
LITTLE FALLS—The Little Falls Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a legislative update, from 10:30 a.m.-noon Friday, Feb. 15, in the council...
February 12, 2019 - 10:00am
February 11, 2019
Minnesota governor, legislative leaders set deadlines to finish nearly $50 billion budget
ST. PAUL -- The leaders of Minnesota's divided Legislature and Gov. Tim Walz on Monday, Feb. 11, set public deadlines for writing a nearly $47...
February 11, 2019 - 12:22pm
Area legislators urge Walz to support Line 3, drop legal challenges
On Friday, 76 legislators from the Minnesota House and Senate sent a bipartisan letter to Gov. Tim Walz urging support for the Line 3 replacement...
February 11, 2019 - 5:00am
February 8, 2019
How to contact your local legislators
Sen. Paul Gazelka, R-Fairview Township (District 9) 95 University Ave. W. Minnesota Senate Building, Room 3113 St. Paul, MN 55155 651-296-4875 Email: Go to https://www.senate.mn/members for email form Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point (District 10) 95 University Ave. W. Minnesota...
February 8, 2019 - 7:30am
January 31, 2019
'That's not going to happen here': Minnesota Republicans call abortion proposals 'barbaric'
ST. PAUL - Dozens of Republican state lawmakers on Thursday, Jan. 31, stood to oppose abortion legislation being considered in Virginia and signed...
January 31, 2019 - 4:03pm
Majority leader says legal weed likely to be voted down in state Senate
Talks of legal recreational cannabis are swirling around St. Paul—particularly, three separate bills to legalize weed being hashed out...
January 31, 2019 - 9:00am
January 11, 2019
Pipeline, gun control fights return to Minnesota Capitol
ST. PAUL -- It was a week of change in the Capitol. On Monday, Jan. 7, Democrat Tim Walz was sworn into office, becoming the state's 41st governor....
January 11, 2019 - 4:24pm
January 8, 2019
Minnesota lawmakers push for early wins, signal splits are on the horizon
ST. PAUL -- A class of new lawmakers took their oaths of office Tuesday, Jan. 8, establishing a new order in the statehouse and setting the stage...
January 8, 2019 - 4:48pm
January 7, 2019
Here are 4 things to watch as Minnesota lawmakers return to St. Paul on Tuesday
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota lawmakers are set to travel to the Capitol Tuesday, Jan. 8, for the kickoff to the 2019 legislative session. They'll welcome...
January 7, 2019 - 6:23pm
December 28, 2018
Gazelka to lead only part of Minn. Capitol not controlled by DFL
ST. PAUL — The difference between divided — some might say balanced — government in Minnesota and Democratic domination will be one vote...
December 28, 2018 - 6:36pm
December 15, 2018
Minnesota legislative leaders strike early deal, set up a clash on key issues
ST. PAUL --Minnesota legislative leaders this week huddled with lawmakers in their political parties to decide their top goals for the 2019 legislative...
December 15, 2018 - 7:53am
December 1, 2018
Will Minnesota become the next state to legalize weed?
Governor-elect Tim Walz said he's in favor of legalizing recreational pot late last week—a sign of approval from the state's future chief...
December 1, 2018 - 9:00am