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Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
'The ugly truth' about opioids in Crow Wing County
Ice castle returns to Stillwater this winter, coinciding with Super Bowl
Data breach at Twin Cities credit union may have affected nearly 130K accounts
New women's clothing boutique set to open in downtown Grand Forks
crime and courts
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
'Born This Way' cast member to speak Saturday at Buddy Walk
Jemele Hill suspended two weeks by ESPN after tweet about Cowboys owner Jerry Jones
Netflix and thrill: Here's everything coming to Netflix in October 2017
Marilyn Hagerty: Like to worry? Today's for you
Mariliyn Hagerty: Soup's on
Marilyn Hagerty: Everyone has to start somewhere
Marilyn Hagerty: Home for Homecoming
The unsexy but effective diet plan
UND dedicates ref locker room to Butch Mosseau
Strapped for cap space, healthy players, Wild suit up 45-year-old coach for practice
Packers' Mike McCarthy calls Vikings' hit on Aaron Rodgers 'an illegal act'
Wild's Zach Parise leaves practice with another 'setback'
Bison home football schedule suddenly looking more attractive
Winnifred Marian Althiser
Dale Bernard Kuznia
Florence J. Myers
Bear hit in Grand Forks County weighed 300 pounds
DNR eyes land swap to connect ATV trail
Hunter shoots 700-plus-pound bear in northwest Minnesota
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: The Gerdes Nation marks 50-year tradition
IN THE FIELD
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp: Protect Native women by remembering Savanna
Letter: Honor the flag, nation and anthem
Letter: This sounds a lot like patriarchy, not feminism
Hunters: Offer to help owners maintain land
crime and courts
Minn. woman who beheaded man with machete ordered to 30-plus years in prison
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — A woman will spend more than 30 years in prison for beheading a Hibbing man whom she said sexually assaulted her. Kayleene...
1 hour 53 min ago
October 11, 2017
Convicted stalker gets 33 more months for sending victim letters from Minn. prison
WILLMAR, Minn. — A Willmar man already serving prison time for harassment and stalking was sentenced Monday, Oct. 9, to 33 months in prison...
October 11, 2017 - 8:22am
October 10, 2017
Tension between counties, ND corrections 'elephant in the room' for justice reform
BISMARCK — Imagine the worst flu you've had, multiplied by 10. That's what addicts say withdrawals from opiates are like, said Mark Kemmet,...
October 10, 2017 - 4:29pm
Minn. city councilor accused of groping woman at bar, claims he's a 'political target'
CHISHOLM, Minn. — A Chisholm city councilor is accused of groping a woman he approached at a bar last month. Kevin R. Scaia, 50, of Chisholm,...
October 10, 2017 - 10:31am
October 9, 2017
$1M bail set for Wis. man accused of fatal shootings, burying bodies of his sister, her boyfriend
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. — A Fall Creek man is accused of killing his sister and her boyfriend last month and burying their bodies at his residence....
October 9, 2017 - 3:05pm
September 29, 2017
Suspect sustains multiple gunshot wounds after shootout in Minn.'s Becker County
AUDUBON, Minn. — A suspect sustained multiple gunshot wounds in a shootout with law enforcement officers that occurred following a high-speed...
September 29, 2017 - 9:55am
September 28, 2017
Boat launcher who set 2 vessels afloat in Duluth harbor boasted of knowledge during confession, police say
DULUTH, Minn. — The 47-year-old Twin Cities-area man accused of setting the two Vista Fleet boats out into the harbor last week had also...
September 28, 2017 - 11:42am
Former Minn. school administrator pleads guilty to federal sex crimes
ST. PAUL — The former Minnesota middle school assistant principal who posed as a teenage boy online to exchange sexual pictures with children...
September 28, 2017 - 11:16am
Grand Forks native, honored for violin and debate skills, arrested for baring breasts at Minn. pro soccer game
MINNEAPOLIS — A 23-year-old woman originally from Grand Forks was arrested for indecent exposure Saturday, Sept. 23, near the end of Minnesota...
September 28, 2017 - 10:09am
September 27, 2017
At a crossroads: Despite a similar number of impaired drivers, repeat offenders continue to slip through holes in the system
NEW RICHMOND, Wis. — There's a difference between losing someone after a long illness and a death that occurs suddenly. Mark and Sue Riley...
September 27, 2017 - 9:29am
September 24, 2017
Jury trial canceled in Minn. horse starvation case, plea hearing set
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A rural Waubun man, charged with three felonies in Becker County District Court for allegedly causing the death...
September 24, 2017 - 7:24am
September 23, 2017
In taking impaired drivers off roads, officer says: 'there's only so many people I can stop'
RED WING, Minn. — Between dusk and the twilight hours of dawn, Minnesota State Patrol trooper Kendall LeMay works the graveyard shift...
September 23, 2017 - 9:17am
September 21, 2017
St. Cloud videographers seeking to avoid gay weddings will appeal
MINNEAPOLIS — The owners of a St. Cloud video production company who sought the right to turn away same-sex customers said Thursday, Sept....
September 21, 2017 - 4:02pm
September 20, 2017
Chronic drunken drivers continue to traverse Minn. roads to put others at risk
RED WING, Minn. — On a snowy January night 15 years ago, Craig Barnd saw a flash of light as his car swerved head-on into another about...
September 20, 2017 - 9:51am
September 19, 2017
Former Minn. assistant principal plans guilty pleas to charges related to explicit childrens' images
BEMIDJI, Minn. — A former Bemidji Middle School assistant principal accused of receiving sexual pictures from children is expected to...
September 19, 2017 - 2:06pm