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Rare car vs. 750-pound elk collision reported in west-central Minnesota
Park Service details Isle Royale wolf transplant
At least four tornadoes confirmed in southern Minnesota storm
Crow Wing County offers early voting for November general election
Cass County Board: Commissioners eliminate Leech Lake representative from children's initiative board
Beargrease sled dog rerouted, shortened for 2019
Vikings' Thielen announces launch of foundation with $100K donation
DNR expect good waterfowl opener
Area Volleyball: Patriots blank Cardinals
Teach a kid to hunt small game during Minnesota's Take a Kid Hunting Weekend
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Victory "Vickie" Brogger
Dr. Rudd B. Thabes
Judith K. Lapke
A Matter of Balance classes offered in area
Crosslake family takes steps to end Alzheimer's disease
Grace UMC to host tailgate party Friday
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
A Matter of Balance: Reducing risk of falling
Slow down to give and receive kindness
The Last Windrow: A time when people pulled together to save a town
Letter to the Editor: Andrews a wise choice in Crosslake
Letter to the editor: Here's the big deal about marijuana use
The Last Windrow: Pheasant hunt memories remain crystal clear
letters to the editor
50th Wedding Anniversary
Births: Sept 2, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
August 20, 2018
Setting the stage: State GOP chair talks shop about 2018 midterms
NISSWA—Compared to the typically one-on-one contests of general elections, primaries have a king-of-the-hill vibe—a whole slew of...
August 20, 2018 - 9:00am
August 17, 2018
Johnson, Walz spar in first governor's debate since primary victories
NISSWA—With their interparty rivals eliminated in the primary, Minnesota's remaining gubernatorial candidates can turn their attention...
August 17, 2018 - 10:01pm
August 15, 2018
Crow Wing County by the numbers: Election results for primary races
For a bevy of races this primary, the state of Minnesota asked Crow Wing County to give its verdict and the voters spoke. Midterm elections and...
August 15, 2018 - 3:00am
August 10, 2018
Anderson makes outsider, populist campaign for senate
Populism is popular—evidenced by a slew of political hopefuls at every level of government, both sides of the aisle, headlined by the likes...
August 10, 2018 - 9:00am
July 28, 2018
RNC touts voter data system in place for 2018 Minnesota midterms
Representatives of the Republican National Committee are touting the prowess of their voter data analytics program—they say it could turn...
July 28, 2018 - 8:00am
July 13, 2018
Murphy unveils single-payer health plan in gubernatorial run
Health care may seem like a natural stomping ground for a former registered nurse turned state legislator, but sometimes the genesis of one's...
July 13, 2018 - 7:00am
July 10, 2018
'If people come out, I believe I'll win'
NISSWA—In late June, governor candidates gathered in Nisswa for the annual Economic Development Association of Minnesota conference to...
July 10, 2018 - 11:00am
June 29, 2018
Governor candidates tackle big questions in state economics
NISSWA—The state's gubernatorial candidates—with the notable exception of Tim Pawlenty—converged on Grand View Lodge in Nisswa...
June 29, 2018 - 6:00am
June 17, 2018
Painter touts the universal value of ethics for government in senate bid
Fresh off another pugilistic interview—this time with Tucker Carlson of Fox News—Richard Painter took an hour of out of his day to...
June 17, 2018 - 8:00am
June 12, 2018
The curse of public service: Nolan discusses surprising bid for lt. gov.
CROSSLAKE—At the spry age of 74, Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Crosby, is becoming something of a practitioner of sudden reversals—at least...
June 12, 2018 - 12:00pm
April 29, 2018
Sandman champions the 'disenfranchised' with 3rd-party District 8 bid
As is often the case, U.S. representatives have to think more in the short term than other positions in national government on account of their...
April 29, 2018 - 8:00am
April 25, 2018
Minnesota GOP sees land of opportunity in 8th District
The 8th Congressional District might be Democratic-Farmer-Labor country, but don't tell that to Minnesota Republicans—banking on a number...
April 25, 2018 - 10:00am
April 19, 2018
Phifer exits District 8 DFL race after failing to secure party endorsement
The Democratic-Farmer-Labor race for the 8th Congressional District continues to reveal twists, turns and eye-opening surprises. In the beginning,...
April 19, 2018 - 10:44am
April 13, 2018
Giuliani Stephens pushes innovation, adaptation in bid for governor
Let it be known that while Mary Giuliani Stephens respects experience, she isn't a fan of precedent, tradition or time-honored solutions if they're...
April 13, 2018 - 10:00am
Letter to the editor: WWIII is not a charm
Donald Trump is struggling wildly trying to keep his head above water in our White House. The floods he's battling are of his own making; he keeps blowing up dams, creating Johnstown-like floods for himself, mirroring his six bankruptcies and 3,500 lawsuits. It's his nature. The president's...
April 13, 2018 - 8:30am