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Koopman dies in rollover; recalled for helping others
Walz, legislative leaders strike budget deal, drop gas tax hike
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AAHS roads changing to one-ways
Stehn happy to be at Horizon: She is new public health director
Track and field: Lakers’ progression peaks with a true team state title
Adapted Bowling: Cardinals gain state experience with young core
Baseball: Chargers win fifth straight with sweep of Hillcrest
Boys tennis: Alexandria to get rematch with Willmar in 8AA semifinals
Track and field: Osakis moves up to eighth in first state true team experience
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
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John Sr Bosek
Otter Tail County to host 2020 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener
After winter fish kill, how will Lake Christina respond?
Host community selected for 2020 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener
Governor’s Fishing Opener celebrates fishing tourism in Minnesota
Not a bad bite on opening morning
Shirley A. Larson
Georgene F. Gunderson
Francis "Frank" Krafthefer
Helen Louise (Cox) Garrett
Letter to the Editor: CIA has blood on their hands
Letter to the Editor: Protect our elections, authorize funding
Commentary: For health care, build on what works
Letter to the Editor: More information on Arthur Hesse
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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
On The Street
Alex grad helps newlyweds
Make room for a new press: Alexandria Industries breaks ground on expansion
Farmers under pressure
Miltona native wins UMD Shark Tank event
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May 14, 2019
Minnesota budget talks pick up as clock ticks down to strike a deal
ST. PAUL — Legislative leaders and the governor reentered closed-door budget negotiations Tuesday, May 14, a day after they deadlocked and...
May 14, 2019 - 5:13pm
May 8, 2019
Will they take the bait? Spending talks in limbo but deal could come at fishing opener
ST. PAUL — Budget negotiation talks remained in limbo Wednesday, May 8, days after Minnesota legislative leaders and the governor deadlocked...
May 8, 2019 - 4:36pm
April 26, 2019
MN Capitol Notebook: Marathon floor sessions make way for the session's biggest debates
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota lawmakers spent days debating large funding proposals this week, with the Democrat-controlled House of Representatives...
April 26, 2019 - 2:35pm
April 23, 2019
Minnesota DNR commissioner talks budget priorities
The two-year budget Gov. Tim Walz has proposed for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources would maintain and enhance many of the services...
April 23, 2019 - 8:30am
February 20, 2019
Minnesota GOP lawmaker proposes highest fees in nation for hybrid, electric cars
ST. PAUL — A Minnesota Republican state lawmaker has proposed a surcharge on hybrid and electric cars that would be the highest such fees in...
February 20, 2019 - 7:15pm
February 7, 2019
Effort to restore voting rights to felons faces early obstacle at Minnesota Capitol
ST. PAUL — Dozens of Minnesotans aiming to restore the right to vote for Minnesota felons who complete their prison time rallied at the Capitol...
February 7, 2019 - 5:21pm
Walz asks lawmakers for $15.7 million to fix MNLARS, sets up council on IT
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Tim Walz on Thursday, Feb. 7, announced that he'd ask the Legislature for $15.7 million to help fix the state's struggling vehicle...
February 7, 2019 - 1:42pm
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
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
Thousands march to oppose abortion in St. Paul, say they'll back ultrasound bill
ST. PAUL - Thousands marched to the Minnesota Capitol on Tuesday, Jan. 22 to remember the 46th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark...
January 22, 2019 - 5:44pm
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
January 18, 2019
Walz urges gun control vote, marijuana groups clash at Capitol in 2nd week of session
ST. PAUL -- Legislative leaders and Gov. Tim Walz had a frank discussion about passing gun control measures and days later the DFL governor urged...
January 18, 2019 - 11:20am
January 17, 2019
Greater Minnesota groups to get $1.5 million to grow child care access
ST. PAUL -- Six Greater Minnesota regional development groups are set to receive more than $1 million in state grants aimed at growing access...
January 17, 2019 - 11:19am
January 15, 2019
Minnesota feels pinch of government shutdown, enters 'uncharted territory'
ST. PAUL — The ongoing federal government shutdown is costing Minnesota and how much longer the state can bear the expense is coming into question,...
January 15, 2019 - 2:44pm
January 14, 2019
Put the phone down: Minnesota lawmakers renew push for hands-free bill
ST. PAUL - Minnesota lawmakers want drivers to put the phones down. And under the legislation they brought forward this week, drivers could face...
January 14, 2019 - 6:21pm