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Minnesota congressman joins 30 others in skipping Trump inauguration
Britain will not seek 'half in, half out' EU deal, May says
Students attending for-profit schools say they've become collateral damage
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U.S. high school soccer concussions on the rise, study finds
Packers-Cowboys, Steelers-Chiefs draw huge audiences
Zimmer: No timetable on Vikings QB Bridgewater's return
Marilyn Hagerty: Grand Forks favorites and a trip down memory lane
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CHEF JESS: Boozy bears
Health Matters: Risks equal with on- and off-pump bypass
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Lee Alan Hearn
Jerome "Jerry" James Mack
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Terry E. Hanson
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
Dates open for hunter safety classes
The outdoors from A to Z
Worth a look: Winter 'camping' in comfort
MARILYN HAGERTY: UND basketball helps make winter fun
Port: The Ringling Brothers Circus has a monument in North Dakota
Mike Jacobs: 'Unusual media environment' in N.D.
Our opinion: Grand Sky gives hope for a bright 2017
Letter: Repealing ACA would be a grave mistake
50th Wedding Anniversary
December 23, 2016
Communication, regulation changes seen as child care improvement keys
ST. PAUL — Better communication and streamlined regulations are parts of the solution to a greater Minnesota child care crisis, according...
December 23, 2016 - 10:00pm
November 25, 2016
In rural Minnesota, residents facing economic challenges, opportunities
ST. PAUL—Rural Minnesotans are happy, to a point. They are optimistic, to a point. They see local jobs available, to a point. "It is kind...
November 25, 2016 - 7:00am
March 4, 2016
Greater Minnesota issues on legislative agenda
ST. PAUL -- Greater Minnesota issues dominated much of the legislative debate in 2015 and likely will again this year as control of next...
March 4, 2016 - 5:15pm
Faster broadband suggested as some rural Minnesota areas remain behind
ST. PAUL -- A Minnesota broadband task force recommends increasing state Internet speed guidelines even as many rural Minnesotans lack service...
February 4, 2016 - 9:15pm
December 30, 2015
Minnesota justice: Shorter drug sentences would even urban-rural disparity
ST. PAUL -- Shortening drug dealers' suggested sentences could reduce a discrepancy between how judges punish them in greater Minnesota and...
News/crime and courts
December 30, 2015 - 7:30pm
December 16, 2015
Regulation could price small Minnesota towns out of police body cameras
Legislation to regulate video taken with police body cameras may make them so costly that small communities will not be able to afford them.
News/crime and courts
December 16, 2015 - 8:00pm
December 8, 2015
Justices skeptical of Texas 'one person, one vote' challenge
Supreme Court justices appeared reluctant on Tuesday to endorse a conservative challenge to the way Texas draws state legislative districts in...
December 8, 2015 - 7:30pm
November 27, 2015
ND, SD cities have some of highest federal subsidies for rural flights
WATERTOWN, S.D. -- A federal program that pays airlines to fly in and out of remote places across the country has proved particularly crucial...
November 27, 2015 - 6:00am
November 21, 2015
For small Minnesota cities, road aid is little help
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota lawmakers met last spring with big plans to fix the state’s roads and bridges. But with huge differences between...
November 21, 2015 - 6:00pm
Obama to target nation's heroin problem on West Virginia trip
President Barack Obama highlighted a growing U.S. heroinproblem on a trip on Wednesday to West Virginia, which has been economically battered...
News/crime and courts
October 21, 2015 - 5:00pm
September 15, 2015
Keynote speaker at FargoConnect sees rural/urban digital divide
FARGO -- Ajit Pai, a member of the Federal Communications Commission, will present a keynote address at today's FargoConnect conference, an annual...
September 15, 2015 - 5:50am
September 13, 2015
UPDATE: Two men identified in Saturday evening shooting in rural Minnesota
Authorities have released more details about a Saturday evening shooting that left two men dead in a rural Brandon home Saturday.
September 13, 2015 - 3:08pm
September 8, 2015
Many rural Minnesota counties lack immediate child abuse aid
ST. PAUL -- Rural Minnesota counties are struggling to meet new state requirements aimed at quicker response to child abuse allegations. At...
September 8, 2015 - 9:41pm
September 3, 2015
Former Minnesota Rep. says broadband 'as important as textbooks'
Many rural Americans compare providing high-speed Internet connections to the years when telephones and electricity were moving into rural a...
September 3, 2015 - 7:45pm
August 31, 2015
UND sees funds to support rural hospitals
UND has received $725,000 to improve the quality of rural health care. The money from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Medicare...
August 31, 2015 - 7:15pm