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April ... showers? Sleet and snow cause unwelcome winter flashback
Hoops on Hops: Techniques bring out the best in barrel-aged beer
More good news on moderate wine consumption
Search officials outraged after St. Croix yacht 'missing man' didn't tell authorities he was safe
Trump administration to review dozens of U.S. national monuments
crime and courts
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Every single movie coming out this summer
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Marilyn Hagerty: Friendly atmosphere brings customers back to The Station in Larimore
Marilyn Hagerty: Raise your hand for 'Grand Forks Day'
High schoolers learn the basics of aviation at premier UND camp
Out & About: 'Keep the Faith' tells flood story with humor
Marilyn Hagerty: Kids keep memory of flood alive
Santana, Twins biggest inning of the year lead team over Rangers
Tuesday's local clipboard
Northwest Minnesota school in danger of losing fall, winter sports
Vikings QB situation remains up in the air
Former teammates excited to face ex-Viking Peterson on Week 1
Violet T. Sunsten
Dick F. Leith
Clifford "Shine" Zimmer
Influx of water keeps tourism dollars flowing on Devils Lake
Brad Dokken column: Catfish League set to roll
Awards mount for Crookston taxidermist
Mike Jacobs: Mourning dove known for its call
Port: Burgum faces tax hike quandary while Heitkamp report reveals interesting numbers
Froma Harrop: Abortion-rights extremism doesn't help Democrats
Letter: Freshman UND swimmer, you are not the villain
Letter: Five ideas for strengthening America's safety net
Editorial: Wrong, wrong, wrong to blame victim in sex assault case
Severe Weather Announcements (2)
March 30, 2017
Minn. grants nearly $24 million to grow rural transit
ST. PAUL — Bus services throughout greater Minnesota could add up to 100,000 service hours with extra funding from a new state grant. Lt....
March 30, 2017 - 1:45pm
February 11, 2017
Businesses seek solutions for aging rural workforce
ST. PAUL — As the median age of Minnesotans creeps higher, the state's changing demography signals economic struggles for rural communities....
February 11, 2017 - 9:04am
February 6, 2017
Tait and Kate Take it Rural: Lean, keen, irreverent rural-lovin' machines
What can we say? We're thrilled to be contributing to Agweek. You're our favorite type of audience — people who want to know what's going...
February 6, 2017 - 11:30am
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