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Minnesota State Patrol finishes 3rd in calendar contest; Wisconsin misses the cut
Judge awards $130K in Mississippi Dunes Golf Links sexual harassment case
Public comment opens for Zumbro River project
Farm market report for August 21 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Minn. roundup: Owl attacks 3-year-old girl in Bemidji; Man found dead at Brainerd speedway died of suicide
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Amateur Baseball: Bears' stint short at state tournament
Girls Tennis: Laying the groundwork
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River City Days Disc Golf Tournament winners
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Community invited to join Marlee's battle
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Kicking cancer since 1993
'I would like to live in Red Wing forever'
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February 20, 2017
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
ST. PAUL—Minnesotans are closer than ever to being able to buy from liquor stores on Sundays, but state senators still need to weigh in....
February 20, 2017 - 4:49pm
February 13, 2017
Letter: DeVos' confirmation is a slap in the face
To the editor: The confirmation of Betsy DeVos, who has no basic knowledge of the department which she is to run, is personal to me. If you have...
February 13, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 3, 2017
Letter: Democrats have abandoned their roots
The latest protests are reminiscent of the 1960s, except for the glaring fact that the '60s protests were all about being anti-establishment and anti-war. The young and idealistic protesters that populated the street marches and demonstrations are no longer with us. Via the opportunities...
February 3, 2017 - 6:30pm
Citizens, start educating yourselves with two books
Never has public education been more important. From the beginning of our nation, especially through the insistence of Thomas Jefferson, we have valued an educated citizenry as essential to a democracy. When the voters do not value knowledge or carefully seek understanding, a democracy...
February 3, 2017 - 6:00pm
Viewpoint: U.S. Rep. Lewis, raise your voice
Congressman Jason Lewis, President Donald Trump's executive ban on immigration is unlawful, immoral and betrays our values. I am writing today to ask that you please join the number of concerned Minnesotans raising their voices in opposition to it.
February 3, 2017 - 8:15am
January 25, 2017
Letter: State lawmakers have no excuse for inaction
With the Minnesota Legislature already in session and wrangling about health insurance rebates for thousands of families and individuals, I hope...
January 25, 2017 - 1:29pm
January 23, 2017
Watch Live: Minnesota State of the State Address
Click here to watch Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton give his State of the State address. The address is scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m.
January 23, 2017 - 6:50pm
January 19, 2017
Marching at home, marching in D.C.
Area residents will be among the Americans exercising their First Amendment rights Saturday, both in the Women's March in Washington, D.C., and...
January 19, 2017 - 3:00pm
January 15, 2017
Letter: Trump, you were recorded
Donald Trump's people need to remind him that every minute of his campaign presentations were recorded. That makes it a "walk in the park" to...
January 15, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 12, 2017
State grants $34 million to expand rural broadband in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — A new round of state grants could extend broadband to thousands of businesses and households throughout areas of rural Minnesota...
January 12, 2017 - 10:30am
January 9, 2017
Minnesota state auditor Rebecca Otto to run for governor
ST. PAUL — Three-term Minnesota Auditor Rebecca Otto will run for governor, she told the Pioneer Press, joining what is expected to be...
January 9, 2017 - 9:04am
December 16, 2016
Failure to communicate deepens
ST. PAUL — High-level Minnesota state negotiations just are not working. As they tried to strike a special session deal — or tried...
December 16, 2016 - 1:35pm
Klobuchar: Creating jobs and driving innovation in rural minnesota
Back in 2009, I had the opportunity to attend the grand opening of Ever Cat's biodiesel plant in Isanti, Minn. The company, started by a feed-supplement supplier for farmers, uses innovative technology to create biodiesel from waste. And every year since its opening, that plant has...
December 16, 2016 - 1:32pm
December 13, 2016
Viewpoint: Minnesota's swamp could use draining
No matter what you think of Donald Trump, there was one message that Americans sent loud and clear on Nov. 8 that should be welcome to the ears of those on the left and right alike: We've had enough of the cronyism and financial payoffs to political pals that have been so prevalent...
December 13, 2016 - 5:00pm
December 9, 2016
Letter: Don't let Kline pull a fast one
My 2nd District congressman, John Kline, has one last anti-worker effort before his retirement. Kline, under the cloak of darkness and in secret...
December 9, 2016 - 6:00am