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Heat, power outage affecting those waiting for Trump in Duluth
Pine River: Parking signs to be removed from Barclay Avenue
Drowning reported near Remer
With this interactive guide, limit your exposure to summer's sun, bugs and plants
Teen charged with 2016 central Minn. church arson
Trap shooting: Ebnet leads team at state meet
PL anglers head to state muskie tournament
Boys golf: Raph takes fourth in state
PL 9th grade team first in Mid-State
Patriot anglers qualify for national event
Mary Ann Bajula
Maryann A. Kline
Michael "Mike" A. Hemze
Evelyn M. Adams
Faith: What I learned from 30 days without food
Fathers know best - sometimes (maybe)
Card games: June 4-8, 2018
Pets of the week
Senior Menus: June 18-22, 2018
Cheesehead Chatter: Don't let the rain get you down
Letter to the Editor: Find a better loon center location
The Last Windrow: Good luck to recent grads
As I See It: The nature of truth
Letter to the Editor: 'Fascism: A Warning' is a great read
letters to the editor
Births: June 16, 2018
Gary and Colleen Moser
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: June 3, 2018
June 20, 2018
Teen charged with 2016 central Minn. church arson
MELROSE, Minn. -- A teenager suspected of setting fire to a historic church in Melrose confessed to the crime in early June, ending more than...
14 hours 51 min ago
May 30, 2018
Minnesota sues over opioids
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Board of Pharmacy and Attorney General Lori Swanson have sued Arizona-based Insys Therapeutics, alleging it illegally...
May 30, 2018 - 11:53am
May 14, 2018
Alexandria man charged with dangerous chase, fight with officers in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—An Alexandria man has been charged in Becker County District court after he allegedly led a deputy on a dangerous...
May 14, 2018 - 10:04pm
April 17, 2018
Ex-Speaker Thissen headed to Minnesota high court
ST. PAUL — A former Minnesota House speaker will become Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton's fifth justice on the seven-member state Supreme Court....
April 17, 2018 - 1:19pm
March 29, 2018
MPCA challenges judge's ruling on sulfate limit
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency on Wednesday, March 28, said it has filed a response defending its proposed wild rice...
March 29, 2018 - 11:04am
March 16, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Buffer-related lawsuit fails
ST. PAUL — Gary Haugen has lost his attempt to overturn a decades-old decision that forces him to install vegetative buffers. The lawsuit,...
March 16, 2018 - 2:05pm
March 11, 2018
UND investigating student fees after treasurer's arrest
GRAND FORKS—A UND investigation has begun to determine the security of student fee dollars after last week's arrest of the former student...
March 11, 2018 - 6:47am
February 14, 2018
Duluth suspects in killing of college student challenge indictments
DULUTH, Minn.—A jailhouse informant provided crucial information that helped investigators arrest five suspects in last year's fatal shooting...
February 14, 2018 - 7:47pm
February 12, 2018
Three charged with murder in Thief River Falls overdose death
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.—Three Thief River Falls residents face murder and drug charges in connection to an overdose death. Aaron Daniel...
February 12, 2018 - 2:46pm
February 10, 2018
Northeast Minn. man sentenced for firing 36 rounds from assault weapon in attempted murder
PROCTOR, Minn.—A northeast Minnesota man was sentenced Friday to more than 16 years in prison for unloading an AR-15 in the direction of...
February 10, 2018 - 8:40am
February 8, 2018
Bemidji school administrator sentenced to serve local jail term concurrent with federal prison time for sexual conversations with students
BEMIDJI—An emotional and largely symbolic sentencing hearing brought legal proceedings against Brandon Bjerknes to a close Thursday, Feb....
February 8, 2018 - 12:46pm
February 5, 2018
Hibbing trucker sent to prison in fatal North Shore crash
TWO HARBORS, Minn.—Soon after a federal agency pulled his commercial trucking license and a judge ordered him not to drive, John Ray Carpenter was back behind the wheel. The owner-operator of a Hibbing, Minn., septic services company, Carpenter had a documented history of sleep...
February 5, 2018 - 9:56pm
January 31, 2018
Alexandria judge faces Wetterling privacy decision Friday in open records case
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — The disappearance of Jacob Wetterling has been one of the most talked about cases in Minnesota history. Now it is up...
January 31, 2018 - 6:15am
January 30, 2018
Minn. adult home employee sentenced for sex crime
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A Bemidji man who sexually assaulted a vulnerable adult while he was employed at an area REM home was sentenced to 180 days...
January 30, 2018 - 9:01pm
January 25, 2018
Minnesota Supreme Court justice inclined to favor cameras in courtrooms
DULUTH, Minn.—Like many Americans, Minnesota Supreme Court Associate Justice David Lillehaug has tracked recent news of the sentencing...
January 25, 2018 - 7:17pm