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Flood diversion proponents, opponents sound off at first task force meeting
Are these 80,000 pound trucks tailgating each other? Soon it may be perfectly normal — and safe
Country star Kenny Chesney aims to fix U.S. Bank Stadium's acoustics
It's a girl! Gorilla gives birth at St. Paul zoo
How most leadership training programs fail women
crime and courts
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
'Legends of Terror' returns to the Myra Museum
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
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
Marilyn Hagerty: Don and the Good Samaritans
Marilyn Hagerty: Sports, snowblowers and scares
Health Matters: Aspirin plus blood-thinners not recommended
Marilyn Hagerty: Like to worry? Today's for you
Mariliyn Hagerty: Soup's on
Timberwolves' Andrew Wiggins reminds all that he can be a 'closer'
Vikings show improvement on ground after last year's struggles
Source: Wild winger Zach Parise expected to have back surgery
Here's something we haven't seen from Wild winger Chris Stewart: goals, not fights
'I support the project,' Mark Dayton says of the PolyMet mining proposal
Dorothy J. Bartz
Mary E. Monson
Beverly Lorraine (Stock) Bach
Daniel C. Skanson
Wanted: Story ideas for deer season
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Biologist can't explain poor grouse hunting
Change in portable deer stand law set for WMAs in northwest Minnesota
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Fall often brings wanderers to our area
Commentary: Tax commissioner Rauschenberger is testing ND's new attitudes on addiction
Their view: Extending NAFTA is good for economy
Lloyd Omdahl: 'All we can do is pray for wisdom'
Herald amends USA Today commitment
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
June 1, 2017
Minnesota session: Not that much to brag about
Proclamations of great achievement started pumping out of St. Paul last week, not long after the clock ran out on Minnesota's latest lawmaking session. "The 2017 legislative session will be one of the most productive in recent history," Minnesota Senate Republicans declared in a public...
June 1, 2017 - 10:30am
May 31, 2017
West African woman believed to be fleeing to Canada found dead along Minnesota border
NOYES, Minn.—A west African woman believed to be trying to cross into Canada was found dead in rural northern Minnesota, less than a mile...
May 31, 2017 - 11:21pm
May 22, 2017
Polk County roads to close for construction
Several Minnesota roads will close in the upcoming weeks for road construction projects. Polk County Road 19 from County Highway 20 to U.S. Highway 75 at Euclid will be closed beginning May 30. Traffic will be detoured 3 miles north to County Road 21. The closure will remain for six...
May 22, 2017 - 4:42pm
May 17, 2017
Mentor, Minn., man accused of strangling woman
CROOKSTON-- A Mentor, Minn., man is facing felony charges after being arrested on suspicion of assault by strangulation Monday night. Ethan Michael Hegge, 22, is accused of choking a woman during an argument Monday at an apartment in the 200 block of West Fletcher Street in Crookston,...
May 17, 2017 - 1:25pm
May 9, 2017
Mississippi River holds great angling potential for Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener
When Gov. Mark Dayton heads out in the early hours of May 13 in hopes of hooking into a big fish, he'll be doing something only a few governors...
May 9, 2017 - 12:13pm
May 5, 2017
Extra DWI patrol in Minnesota to be out for Cinco de Mayo
Law enforcement agencies in Minnesota will increase its patrols this weekend for Cinco de Mayo. The Mexican holiday marks the country's victory...
May 5, 2017 - 1:38pm
May 4, 2017
Man rolls vehicle after trying to avoid deer in Polk County
Two Devils Lake men escaped serious injury after a car crashed while avoiding a deer Wednesday night in Polk County. Gary Grafsgaard, 51, was driving a 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser east on U.S. Highway 2 when he swerved his vehicle near County Road 30 in an attempt to miss a deer on the...
May 4, 2017 - 8:06am
May 3, 2017
Reporter who moved to what he called 'worst place to live' welcomes baby boy
A Washington Post reporter who moved to a Minnesota county he once called "the absolute worst place to live in America" has helped the population...
May 3, 2017 - 7:14pm
April 28, 2017
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Public land an asset, not a liability
Every October, I host a small group of friends for a few days of ruffed grouse hunting, hockey watching and socializing by the fire. Occasionally,...
April 28, 2017 - 3:28pm
April 27, 2017
Minnesota farmers worried buffer law will cost money, threaten property rights
WARREN, Minn.—Eric and Neil Johnson take pride in the land they farm. Driving through Marshall and Polk counties this week, the brothers...
April 27, 2017 - 6:56pm
April 17, 2017
Gas price average hits 17-month high in North Dakota
Gas prices in North Dakota are at a 17-month high. The average price of gas Sunday in North Dakota was $2.35 per gallon, according to AAA. The...
April 17, 2017 - 12:49pm
April 11, 2017
Teen injured in crash with semi near Thief River Falls
THIEF RIVER FALLS—A 19-year-old man was sent to the hospital Monday morning after a crash involving a semi near Thief River Falls. Jordan...
April 11, 2017 - 7:41am
April 6, 2017
Regional roundup: Crookston School District gives last forum ahead of bond issue vote
CROOKSTON—The fate of three projects for Crookston Public Schools is in the hands of voters after the district held its final public forum on the referendums that would approve $11.4 million in construction. A large crowd attended the informational forum Tuesday night at Crookston...
April 6, 2017 - 3:23pm
April 1, 2017
MSHSL alignments please B-G-MR, TRF athletic progams
Bigger isn't necessarily better. At least not when it comes to high school sports alignments. Minnesota recently completed its new section assignments for the 2017-18 and 2018-19 school years. Programs are assigned to classes based on enrollments. Two area schools facing big changes...
April 1, 2017 - 4:02pm
Fire destroys barn near Erskine, Minn.
ERSKINE, Minn.—A fire completely destroyed a barn near Erskine, Minn., late Friday night, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Office....
April 1, 2017 - 1:55pm