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Northwest Minnesota man who plotted ‘second American revolution’ sentenced to five years
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October 11, 2018
Brainerd Public Schools: Board agrees to issue, refund bonds
Bond issuing and refunding took center stage at the Brainerd School Board's Monday, Oct. 8, meeting. Director of Business Services Marci Lord...
October 11, 2018 - 7:00am
September 27, 2018
Mortgage rates soar to 7-year highs
Five consecutive weeks of increases pushed mortgage rates to their highest level since April 2011. According to the latest data released Thursday...
September 27, 2018 - 6:30pm
July 23, 2018
Commentary: We have a child-care crisis in this country. We had the solution 78 years ago.
Millions of babies are born in this country every year, although the numbers are declining. Last year, the United States had its lowest birthrate...
July 23, 2018 - 7:56pm
June 20, 2018
House GOP plan would cut Medicare, Social Security to balance budget
House Republicans released a budget proposal Tuesday, June 19, that would balance in nine years - but only by making large cuts to entitlement programs, including Medicare and Social Security, that President Donald Trump has vowed not to touch.
June 20, 2018 - 7:58am
June 17, 2018
First-time homebuyers should get pre-approved, expect quick process
ST. PAUL—Texas transplants Ashlea and Nick Garrison attended a Twin Cities homebuying class on a Saturday in early May. The couple met...
June 17, 2018 - 6:45am
June 14, 2018
Trump administration undermined student debt relief unit while claims mounted, watchdog finds
As thousands of applications for student debt forgiveness poured into the U.S. Education Department, the Trump administration cut the staff working on the claims and ordered a halt to an overhaul of the system, according to the agency's inspector general. The result: Claims lingered...
June 14, 2018 - 7:50am
June 1, 2018
New polls find most Americans say teachers are underpaid - and many would pay higher taxes to fix it
Teachers seeking higher pay and more school funding walked out of classrooms in half a dozen states this year. Now, three national polls report...
June 1, 2018 - 12:44pm
The latest blow to struggling family farms: rising interest rates
Shane Merrill lives in a small town in South Dakota that's 1,400 miles from Wall Street, but he watches the numbers as avidly as the traders....
June 1, 2018 - 12:36pm
May 14, 2018
Chili's says customer names and credit card numbers were exposed
f you've eaten at Chili's restaurants within the past two months, then you might want to check your credit report and card statements. Chili's...
May 14, 2018 - 12:55pm
May 7, 2018
Commentary: The financial forecast for colleges is gloomy - how can they weather the storm?
As another academic year winds down on campuses nationwide, the news about the financial underpinning of colleges and universities keeps getting worse. Two studies out in the past week show that key revenue sources at public and private universities continue to shrink without any...
May 7, 2018 - 11:16am
March 1, 2018
Thrifty traveling: Fargo workshop offers travel advice for saving money
FARGO — Picture this: Your coworker Jill is loudly talking about her upcoming trip to Jamaica. You sigh and listen politely while silently...
March 1, 2018 - 9:46am
February 15, 2018
Gun sales are down, so why did gun stocks just go up?
Shares of firearms companies rose on Thursday morning after a gun-fueled massacre at a Florida high school left 17 dead and 14 injured. At first,...
February 15, 2018 - 4:46pm
February 6, 2018
US regulators say they don't have enough power over cryptocurrency exchanges
WASHINGTON - Two of the nation's top financial regulators said Tuesday that Congress may need to grant them new powers if they are to protect...
February 6, 2018 - 9:15pm
Volatile Dow closes up 567 points after a rocky day of trading following historic drop
U.S. stocks bounced up in the final hour of trading Tuesday after a rocky morning that saw the Dow Jones industrial average dip into correction...
February 6, 2018 - 4:37pm
February 5, 2018
Dow closes down nearly 1,200 points after plunging more than 1,500 points in trading
The Dow Jones industrial average plunged a heart-stopping 1,500 points in afternoon trading on Monday before gaining back some ground - and finishing...
February 5, 2018 - 3:37pm