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McAllister wins awards for livestock
Breezy Point couple's daughter wins title
Agendas - July 22
The Regional Report: National Guard lawsuit ends; council floats sales tax hike in Little Falls
Ideal Green Market hosts annual meeting
PR-B fall sign-up meeting July 30
Golf Results - July 19, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
Danecdotes: North Stars seeking mentor families for young athletes
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Donald R. Lyonais
Albert T. Schroeder
Trevor G. Bridgwater
Larry C. Bahls
John Christian Ostenso
Emily church to host Jumpin' Jehosafats in concert
Faith: Permanent marks
Senior Menus: July 23-27, 2018
There's still plenty of planting season left
Card games: July 9-13, 2018
The Cracker Barrel: Sweet summertime
From the Lefthand Corner: Big Trump and little Trump - Panderers both
Guest Column: Wisdom of the Plain Old Toastmaster
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
July 19, 2018
MinnPost reports sexual harassment accusations against former Nolan staffer
A former legislative director for Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., was accused of multiple instances of sexual harassment, according to a MinnPost report...
July 19, 2018 - 4:31pm
July 16, 2018
As I See It: The America I believe we need
Without the "every critical word is directed at our current president approach" of Don Bye's column from last week, I offer a few comments and corrections. We are not in danger of sliding toward another Sodom and Gomorrah. We've been there since the start of the 20th century and have...
July 16, 2018 - 7:30am
July 13, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Our political process needs a change
Recently I have become dismayed over conflicting messages in our political process. Perhaps you too wonder how prominent, successful candidates for office can ignore their party's endorsement process (neighborhood party caucuses and endorsing conventions) by running in the primary...
July 13, 2018 - 7:30am
July 6, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Response to letter writer's confusion
A letter writer recently criticized both Bob Uppgaard and myself for our separate, independently expressed assessments of President Trump's performance in office, especially of Trump's widely feared anti-stability stands on separation of powers and upholding constitutional law.
July 6, 2018 - 7:30am
July 1, 2018
Faith: Religion, politics and the Fourth of July
Religion and politics: Those are the two subjects that we are supposed to avoid at dinner parties, family gatherings and wherever we want to "keep the peace." If these topics do come up - there is always an instigator, a pot-stirrer - we'd best not say what we really think and just...
July 1, 2018 - 5:30am
June 22, 2018
Meet DFL candidates at Pancakes for Progressives event
Pancakes for Progressives with area political candidates is set for 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, June 24, at the Nisswa American Legion. This event is an opportunity to meet Joe Radinovich, running for Congressional District 8; Michelle Lee, running for Congressional District 8; Pat Medure,...
June 22, 2018 - 7:30am
June 20, 2018
Heat, power outage affecting those waiting for Trump in Duluth
DULUTH -- Hundreds of people were in the dark in what was described as excruciating heat in a section of skywalk as they waited in line Wednesday...
June 20, 2018 - 3:25pm
June 15, 2018
Supreme Court strikes state law banning political apparel in polling places
A Minnesota case involving electioneering at polling places on Election Day came before the U.S. Supreme Court, but state and local officials...
June 15, 2018 - 8:00am
June 3, 2018
Johnson receives GOP endorsement for governor
DULUTH — After seven hours and three rounds of voting, the Minnesota Republican Party endorsed Jeff Johnson as its candidate for governor...
June 3, 2018 - 6:17pm
June 2, 2018
GOP Notebook: Party looks to paint Minnesota red
DULUTH — Make Minnesota Red — that was the theme of this weekend's Minnesota GOP State Convention in Duluth. "Everyone keeps saying...
June 2, 2018 - 6:34pm
May 31, 2018
Fischbach wants to keep job, with Pawlenty as Minn. governor
ST. PAUL -- Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty will have an experienced lieutenant governor as his running mate in this year's governor election. He named...
May 31, 2018 - 1:47pm
May 30, 2018
MN lawmakers claim a bonding victory as Dayton signs with objections
May 30, 2018 - 3:12pm
May 25, 2018
Sworn in as lieutenant governor, Fischbach’s resignation leaves Minn. Senate tied
ST. PAUL -- Michelle Fischbach is resigning her Minnesota Senate seat to become lieutenant governor. Gov. Mark Dayton's office announced Friday...
May 25, 2018 - 4:05pm
March 12, 2018
Nolan endorses fellow congressman Walz for Minn. governor
DULUTH, Minn.—U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan endorsed fellow Democratic U.S. Rep. Tim Walz for governor of Minnesota on Monday.
March 12, 2018 - 3:34pm
March 11, 2018
GOP governor candidates to speak at Staples forum
STAPLES—A forum for Republican candidates for governor will be 6:30 p.m. March 20 at the Timbers Event Center in Staples. Candidates Phillip...
March 11, 2018 - 10:00am