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MN Capitol notebook: The budget fights begin, 'early win' faces turmoil in St. Paul
Eastbound I-94 near Barnesville reopens
Law Enforcement Blotter: Feb. 19-21
Douglas County Board approves contracts with Miltona, Evansville
Priest says 'fear has overtaken' him since attack
WATCH: Minnesota Gophers' hockey press conference for Feb. 23.
Girls basketball: Knights put up 95 in eighth straight win
Boys basketball: Minnewaska avenges 30-point loss by beating state-ranked BOLD
Boys basketball: Osakis will welcome in Melrose at 23-0 after BBE win
Girls basketball: Kohler discusses win No. 600 as she joins elite company
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Dylan Kriese- Rachel Jones
Wildlife weather the winter
Deadlines approaching to remove fish houses from Minnesota lakes
Mike Frisch: A look ahead
Big tullibee pulled through the ice on the Alexandria Chain
Fishing For the Cure sets sights high
Kenneth "Ken" R. Kloubec
Ellsworth L. Molden
June Ella Davis
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter to the Editor: An ode to a winter bird
In the Know: A seamless transfer of degrees
1994: Alexandria restricts smoking on city property
Letter to the Editor: Leading from the heart can be unwise
4-H holds county competition
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
New rule strives to make hospital prices clearer
Farmers must file Ashby elevator claims by March 23: Lawyer estimates bond may cover 3.5 cents on a dollar
Megatrends in Agriculture: Technology on the Farm
Cancer, company create crowd at ice fishing event
Minn. man wants to know why a drug costs $40 in Canada, $350 in US
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February 20, 2019
Greater Minnesota funds could come out unscathed in budget fights
ST. PAUL -- Plans to make historic investments in Greater Minnesota could sail through fights at the Capitol over contentious pieces of Gov....
February 20, 2019 - 4:42pm
'Still a lot more to do' as Minnesota lawmakers push for border-to-border broadband
ST. PAUL — Minnesota broadband development advocates on Wednesday, Feb. 20, made their case for keeping a program that provides state dollars...
February 20, 2019 - 3:24pm
February 15, 2019
Suspect identified in north-central Minnesota shooting that left 3 dead; deputy recovering
NEVIS, Minn. — Three people are dead and a sheriff's deputy is hurt after an officer-involved shooting in Nevis.
February 15, 2019 - 11:30pm
Body found in house fire identified as 57-year-old Menahga man
MENAHGA, Minn. — The person found dead in a house fire here on Wednesday, Feb. 13, has been identified as James Conklin, 57, of Menahga, according...
February 15, 2019 - 4:00pm
February 14, 2019
Failures, flawed decisions spurred problems with MNLARS launch, report says
ST. PAUL -- A series of failures and flawed decisions at nearly every step of the rollout of the state's computer system used to get vehicle...
February 14, 2019 - 12:59pm
February 13, 2019
'I am this close to closing my doors': Lawmakers seek solutions in child care shortage
ST. PAUL - Minnesota lawmakers weighed some of the first proposals aimed at addressing the shortage of child care providers in Minnesota's rural...
February 13, 2019 - 4:44pm
February 10, 2019
Amy Klobuchar announces presidential bid with 'heartland' message
MINNEAPOLIS - U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., on Sunday, Feb. 10, announced her bid for president surrounded by thousands of supporters bundled...
February 10, 2019 - 4:04pm
LIVE AT 1:30 P.M.: Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar expected to announce 2020 plans
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar from Minnesota is expected to announce her plans for the 2020 presidential election live at 1:30 p.m. at Boom Island...
February 10, 2019 - 1:15pm
February 1, 2019
Minnesota lawmakers close week 4 with setback for recreational marijuana
ST. PAUL — A bid to legalize recreational marijuana in Minnesota faced a hurdle this week as a key Senate leader said it likely wouldn't have...
February 1, 2019 - 5:14pm
Who's lonelier – city slickers or country folks? Results of this study might surprise you.
FARGO — A new study out of the University of Minnesota looked at the differences between rural and urban residents when it comes to social...
February 1, 2019 - 4:31pm
January 31, 2019
Fergus Falls man pleads guilty to murder
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A 29-year-old man has pleaded guilty in Becker County District Court to a murder charge stemming from a fatal shooting...
January 31, 2019 - 2:25pm
January 30, 2019
A benefit of extreme cold: It kills the dreaded emerald ash borer
MOORHEAD — Here’s a warm thought for ash tree admirers as the region finds itself coping with an arctic deep freeze: Temperatures that plunge...
January 30, 2019 - 6:55pm
January 23, 2019
Hoping to add 'teeth' to texting and driving law, Minnesota lawmakers pass tougher penalties
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota senators on Wednesday, Jan. 23, passed a pair of measures aimed at getting drivers to put their phones down. Members of...
January 23, 2019 - 12:43pm
January 22, 2019
Hands-free driving bill takes first step forward in the Capitol
ST. PAUL -- A proposal to ban drivers from holding cell phones behind the wheel took its first step forward on Tuesday, Jan. 22. The bill, House...
January 22, 2019 - 3:49pm
Minnesota lawmakers look to crack down on rising insulin costs
ST. PAUL -- A bipartisan group of Minnesota lawmakers on Tuesday, Jan. 22, said it would bring legislation aimed at cracking down on the rising...
January 22, 2019 - 11:49am