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Minnesota least impacted by government shutdown, data website says
Cottonwood in pasture near Portland named the state's largest tree
'Raise Your Vote' speakers encourage citizens to vote, become informed and politically active
Billionaire couple from Toronto were murdered by multiple people, private investigators believe
Senate adjourns without deal to end government shutdown; vote postponed until noon Monday
crime and courts
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Practical fashion: How to brave the cold and look good doing it
Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
Beer and bacon take center stage at annual Happy Harry's festival
A men's rights activist edits 'The Last Jedi' to remove the women
5 new spins on New Year's resolutions
Subway tile rises to the height of farmhouse chic
From remodel to reclamation: Couple learns as they go with first flip
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
Schlossman: Five things to know from around the country
Turnovers quickly killed any momentum Vikings brought with them
Vaunted Vikings defense 'got whupped' when it mattered most ... by Nick Foles
Wentz going to Super Bowl while Thielen can only watch
Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
Bradley Alan Norgart
Mabel A. (Oien) Hilliard
Carol J. (Tungland) Olson
Luella M. (Couture) Schafer
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers chapter on tap for North Dakota
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
Disregard by local School Board troubling
Burgum speech shows schools should remain
It's time to stand up for research and extension
Commentary: North Dakota needs NAFTA. Period.
Commentary: I will always miss my mom and dad
March 13, 2017
MacTalk: Ryan Bakken talks 'fake news'
Journalism and “fake news” have become topics that we as a nation discuss on a daily basis. Ryan Bakken, longtime reporter and columnist...
March 13, 2017 - 1:45pm
October 7, 2015
AREA GAME OF THE WEEK: PCW faces tough task
Mahnomen’s 7-0 won-lost record barely scratches the surface in measuring its domination on the football field. For instance, the Indians, ranked No. 2 in the Class A state poll, have:
October 7, 2015 - 8:50pm
August 26, 2015
GAME OF THE WEEK: Grafton plays defending state Class A champion Park River
After Park River/Fordville-Lankin won a state high school football championship last year for the first time in 98 years, their well-wishers...
August 26, 2015 - 9:48pm
August 18, 2015
GAME OF THE WEEK: Mayville-Portland makes the move from 11-man to 9-man football
Heath Horpedahl is in his second season as the Mayville-Portland-CG football coach, but it’s as if he and his players again are starting from scratch. That’s because his Patriots are in their first year of nine-man football, a different beast than 11-man. They will get their...
August 18, 2015 - 10:12pm
May 3, 2014
RYAN BAKKEN: A pen pal for life
Trucker who wrote Lakota students in first grade will attend their high school graduation.
May 3, 2014 - 8:00am
April 19, 2014
RYAN BAKKEN: Grin and shiver
The temperature was in the low 30s and the wind was howling Wednesday morning as I drove to work, moping about a winter that won’t exit. As I headed downhill on the eastern slope of the DeMers overpass, I spotted the Muddy Rivers’ marquee.
April 19, 2014 - 6:30am
March 22, 2014
RYAN BAKKEN: Reliable source says Bakken retiring
A newspaperman’s worst fear is getting scooped on a story. That’s why I’m reporting today that I’ve learned from a reliable source...
March 22, 2014 - 6:00am
March 8, 2014
RYAN BAKKEN: Hot shot gets top slot
As rural North Dakota shrinks in population, so too do the crowds at the North Dakota Class B Boys Basketball Tournament, being played this week in Grand Forks. Thursday evening’s action was an exception, however, as millions of people watched the tournament. To be...
March 8, 2014 - 6:30am
February 15, 2014
RYAN BAKKEN: A lifeless performance, played just right
Any aspirations of being a professional dancer died three years ago upon discovering that I have a surplus of left feet. The discovery...
February 15, 2014 - 7:00am
February 8, 2014
RYAN BAKKEN: Nudging Grand Forks toward healthier choices
Question: What is the biggest seller at Grand Forks Park District concession stands in each of the last two years? Answer: Water. Does...
February 8, 2014 - 10:30am
February 1, 2014
RYAN BAKKEN: Gamble on the game? You betcha!
Tomorrow is Super Bowl Sunday, which annually brings back a painful memory. No, the memory doesn’t concern our beloved-yet-woeful...
February 1, 2014 - 11:00am