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Surfing dogs hit the waves in California w/photo gallery
Newest poll shows 'Minnesota is in play' with Clinton up by 7 percentage points
Rhode Island man found alive after being lost at sea for week
U.S. awards $20 million for body cameras to 100 police departments
Clinton and Trump square off in highly anticipated debate tonight
crime and courts
COLLEGE HOCKEY: Defending champion UND earns No. 1 ranking in preseason poll
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Ryder Cup neighborhood gets no-pedestrian zone in Chaska
Moore named the final member of the U.S. Ryder Cup team
AREA GAMES TO WATCH: Hillsboro-CV adjusting well in second season in AA
How to pick that perfect running shoe
Doulas provide support to mothers before, during and just after birth
Eaglesmith to perform at Empire Arts Center
THE LIST: Comedian Bill Engvall, 'I Hate Hamlet,' Model Railroad and Hobby Show
Celtic Thunder storms the Fritz
life & style
Scott G. Swygman
Sara Elise (Strauss) Lewis
Ignatz "Ned" Brossart
Iona J. Peterson
Wesley Todd Sr.
First drake mallard
Trophy Room: Patrick Novak's moose
Trophy Room: Ashley Guzal's buck
Time to carry a compass
Core truth: Geologist lit fuse of North Dakota's oil boom
LLOYD OMDAHL: Measure 1 begs issue of representativeness
Q&A: Measure 4 boosters explain 'Raise It for Health'
ROB PORT: Marsy's Law campaign has been insulting and inaccurate
LETTER: More details, please, on Red River Water Supply Project
65th Wedding Anniversary
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Joseph Kyle Nice
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
August 26, 2015
Hillary Clinton says more investment in rural U.S. will boost economy
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Wednesday said she would bolster rural economies by encouraging investment, boosting family...
August 26, 2015 - 5:30pm
July 31, 2015
A quibble about the exact middle: Small-town ND bar says it is true center of continent
For decades, Hanson's Bar in Robinson has pretty much stayed the same. A couple of tables, a row of booths, a dartboard and a jukebox still welcome...
July 31, 2015 - 7:30am