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Case Closed: Court roundup for June 29, 2016, Grand Forks County
Estimate of transgender adults doubles in U.S., North Dakota has lowest percentage
U.S. military repeals ban on transgender service members
Woman accused of leaving baby outside while intoxicated
Fake email tries to get North Dakota man to pay for traffic ticket he never got
crime and courts
Matt Cullen to bring Stanley Cup to Moorhead in late July
RedHawks win longest game in American Association history at 17 innings
PREP FOOTBALL: Bollinger family ready to team up in St. Paul
RedHawks' 17-inning game, which resumes tonight, ties an American Association record
UND will reinstate men's golf if fundraising deadlines are met
THE LIST: 'Million Dollar Quartet' at Frost Fire Theatre, Firecracker Walk, Run
AT THE MOVIES: Swiss Army Man, The BFG, The Legend of Tarzan, The Purge: Election Year
Beer Q&A: What's a cask brew, and what's a nitro beer?
Making A Capsule Wardrobe For Summer
Have the new Pizza Corner owners changed the pizza recipe?
life & style
Mary A. Gefroh
Edith L. Bachmann
Evelyn I. (Halvorson) Miller
Allan Francis Overland
Final voting underway to name International Wolf Center pups
Carlis Kramer trophy pike
Cute, fuzzy baby loon rescued from Minnesota lawn
Shawn Walters walleye
Cartoon: The new UND logo and the boo birds
McFeely: NDSU's Bresciani painted as 'rogue president' while UND 'mired in a nickname controversy'
GEORGE WILL: 100 years ago, Great War swung on hinge
OUR OPINION: Conrad-led commission: Save America's golden years
MAYOR MIKE BROWN: Immigration helps Grand Forks employers and economy
50th Wedding Anniversary
40th Wedding Anniversary
U.S. military repeals ban on transgender service members
October 31, 2013
Report: $9.50 minimum wage in Minnesota would give raise to 357,000
business / News
October 31, 2013 - 10:11pm
October 2, 2013
Minnesota legislators hear perspectives on minimum wage increase
MOORHEAD, Minn. - Community members and business owners met with state representatives Wednesday at the Moorhead Public Library to share perspectives on jobs and wages in Minnesota. Reps. Ryan Winkler, DFL-Golden Valley, and JoAnn Ward, DFL-Woodbury, from the House Select Committee...
business / News / politics
October 2, 2013 - 8:45pm
September 29, 2013
Jenifer Loon: Expect job losses if minimum wage leaps
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- We all know decisions have consequences. An effort to address one problem may lead to the creation of new ones. Actions taken by government, especially as they impact the economy, are no exception. We also know the past five years haven't been easy. The worst...
op-ed columns / opinion
September 29, 2013 - 10:00am
OUR OPINION: Study effects of raising wage
Earlier this year, the Minnesota House approved raising the state's minimum wage to $9.50 an hour. The Minnesota Senate approved raising that...
op-ed columns / opinion / our opinion / politics
September 29, 2013 - 12:00am
May 9, 2013
Legislative notebook: Senate passes smaller minimum wage bill
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Senate voted 39-28 Wednesday to approve a minimum wage far lower than the House and governor favor. Senators approved raising the hourly minimum wage to $7.75 an hour in two years for large employers, up from the current $6.15.
May 9, 2013 - 6:00am
May 4, 2013
Minnesota minimum wage appears headed up, but how high?
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's minimum wage likely will rise after the House voted 68-62 Friday to increase it to $9.50 an hour, but the question is...
May 4, 2013 - 6:00am
April 20, 2013
SHAR KNUTSON: Minimum wage hike helps workers, economy
ST. PAUL -- All Minnesotans can agree that a fair day's work deserves a fair day's pay. Unfortunately, hundreds of thousands of hard-working Minnesotans, earning at or near the $7.25 per hour minimum wage, do not make enough to support themselves or their families. In fact, when...
April 20, 2013 - 7:45am
February 18, 2011
MINNESOTA LEGISLATURE: Religious groups come calling, lobbying ... and not all for the same things
ST. PAUL A political sea change at the State Capitol has emboldened conservative religious groups, who believe they'll have the support to get on the 2012 ballot a constitutional amendment that would define marriage as a union between a man and woman. A bill to end taxpayer-funded...
February 18, 2011 - 9:43am
August 9, 2010
Vote for a level playing field, but not Emmer's
EAST GRAND FORKS -- Once again a corporate executive is shoving it to millions of average citizens. Mark Hurd, CEO of Hewlett Packard (HP), who resigned after sexual and financial indiscretions at work, is leaving with a hefty $28 million severance package. Just recently, the CEO...
local / letters / opinion
August 9, 2010 - 11:39pm
July 31, 2010
N.D. POLITICS NOTEBOOK: Reader says waitresses deserve better pay
Q. Teri, why is it that everyone in government -- state and federal -- wants the waitresses and service workers to work for less than minimum wage because they make tips? What about the other people such as cab drivers, barbers, hairdressers, etc.? Why aren't they ever included in...
July 31, 2010 - 10:47pm
July 14, 2010
OUR OPINION: 'Tip credit' talk distracts from state's core issue
For more than a week, Minnesota media has been abuzz with news about waiters' salaries, "tip credits" and the minimum wage. But all of that fuss misses the point. And Tom Emmer, the Republican candidate for governor whose remarks started the hum, should know it. For the point is...
opinion / politics
July 14, 2010 - 11:00pm
April 15, 2010
Talking taxes on tax day
In what is becoming a tradition, several people demonstrated outside the U.S.
April 15, 2010 - 10:16pm