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[VIDEO] Patriots earn 3-2 victory over Sebeka
Report: Vikings RB Peterson opts for surgery, may miss rest of season
Tigers second at C-I Tournament
Unbeaten Tigers run past Blackduck 24-14: Lightning delay, rain don't hinder PR-B in win
North Stars rally for 5-3 win
Shelley R. Keller
Eva Marie Smith
Thomas Pershing Gillman
David Marvin Falk
Wencell Robert Novak
Hall of Fame band Rio Nido to take CLC stage
CLC band rehearsals under way
Pages from the Past - Sept. 22, 2016
Looking Back-Sept. 22, 2016
Grassroots concerts to present Colin Gilmore Sept. 23
MMBA Home Show
Letter to the editor: Consider resident's request for variances
Letter to the editor: Vote your conscience, not the party
Guest Editorial: Trump unlikely to gain ground
Letter to the editor: It's good news that students care
Faith: Why are you here?
letters to the editor
Minnesotans sign up to vote in record numbers
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans must be eager to vote in the Nov. 8 election. Nearly 47,000 registered to vote online last week, with about 27,000 on...
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September 8, 2016
Adult men suicides raise Minnesota number to record high
ST. PAUL—A record number of Minnesotans died by suicide last year, leading the state's health commissioner to say Wednesday that more must be done to support people who are contemplating taking their lives. There were 726 suicide deaths reported in the state in 2015, up 6 percent...
September 8, 2016 - 9:22am
September 5, 2016
'Heartbroken’ Paynesville area residents glad for an answer in Jacob Wetterling case
PAYNESVILLE - At times Monday afternoon, the road alongside a well-grazed pasture near Paynesville was quiet. But most times a slow stream of...
September 5, 2016 - 8:06pm
August 27, 2016
Body recovered from Park Rapids area lake after boats collide
PARK RAPIDS - The body of a missing man following a two-boat accident Thursday on Fish Hook Lake near Park Rapids has been identified. Divers...
August 27, 2016 - 11:19am
August 2, 2016
Family on way to missionary training killed in crash
ST. PAUL -- A St. Paul family of five preparing for missionary work in Japan died on Interstate 80 in Nebraska on Sunday when a tractor-trailer...
August 2, 2016 - 9:30am
July 22, 2016
After strong winds and storm, state park campgrounds open
In the wake of a storm that hit northern Minnesota early Thursday, Department of Natural Resources’ crews are busy working to clean up the...
July 22, 2016 - 9:18pm
Woman, teen Boy Scout camping with Scout group killed in Boundary Waters storm
Two people with a Boy Scouts group camping in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness are dead and others injured after a powerful storm ripped...
July 22, 2016 - 12:43pm
Prince estate's administrator dismisses claims by three
(Reuters) - The administrator of Prince's estate has dismissed claims from three would-be heirs who asserted that their father was also the true...
July 22, 2016 - 11:52am
July 21, 2016
Two dead in Boundary Waters in wake of storm
ELY - Trees are down and roads are blocked in the Ely area this morning after a massive storms swept across the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, with two people dead and others injured. It appeared Basswood Lake was a hard-hit area, with the Lake County Sheriff's office confirming...
July 21, 2016 - 12:55pm
Planes in Bemidji flipped over by storm winds
Three airplanes were flipped over at the Bemidji Regional Airport during Thursday mornings severe weather. All three planes were owned by Bemidji...
July 21, 2016 - 12:54pm
UPDATED: Widespread power outages as severe storm cuts through northern Minnesota
Police and emergency scanner radio traffic is heavy this Thursday morning with widespread reports of power outages, trees down and in some cases...
July 21, 2016 - 12:01pm
July 18, 2016
Former Gov. Wendell Anderson, regent, ‘Minnesota Miracle’ architect, dies
ST. PAUL - Former Minnesota Gov. Wendell Anderson, a truck driver’s son who emerged from St. Paul’s East Side to become a college and Olympic...
July 18, 2016 - 8:31am
July 15, 2016
Dayton warns freeway protests are dangerous: 41 protesters who blocked I-35W bridge arrested
MINNEAPOLIS -- Gov. Mark Dayton does not mind protesters camping outside of his official residence 24 hours a day, but said two interstate shutdowns...
July 15, 2016 - 9:29am
July 11, 2016
Demonstrators flood interstate to protest Castile shooting
ST. PAUL - In a church, a park and on Interstate 94, Twin Cities residents on Saturday demanded accountability and pleaded for change in the...
July 11, 2016 - 9:25am
102 arrests, 21 cops hurt in protests
ST. PAUL -- St. Paul leaders condemned the violence that broke out over the weekend when a peaceful protest over the police killing of Philando Castile turned into what they called a riot. Castile’s family called for peace Sunday, and activists distanced themselves from those who...
July 11, 2016 - 8:58am