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The creepy legend of Emily's bridge
Unruly passenger tries to open exterior door on jetliner in flight forcing plane to make emergency landing in Minnesota
Investigation continues into pipeline death of Grand Rapids, Minn., man
Scene, timing of motorcycle crash overlaps with low-speed police pursuit
New federal rules expected to bring drone use to new heights
crime and courts
Monday's local scoreboard
Monday's local clipboard
Twins lose 11th straight, fall to Cleveland in 10th
Ryder Cup fans, Meet (most of) Team USA
Vikings: No shortage of experience on Mike Zimmer's staff
Liven up your desk space with color and accessories
Finding the way to FIT
BOOKNOTES: "Head in the Cloud: Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up," "Downsizing the Family Home"
THE LIST: Janessa's Midnight Movie Madness feat. Divine!, Muddy Waters Clay Center, The Rollin' On The River Inline skating marathon
Artist Nancy Friese: Beauty of the wide open
life & style
Edgar Fred Luehring
Tilford W. "Tillie" Schlieve
Nadine A. Pistner
Floyd W. Hovland
Jason A. Bauer
East Grand Forks girl treated for cancer goes on family houseboat adventure
Late August is hummingbird season
NICE FISH: Great catches around the region
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Biking, birding, hunting events around the region
GET YOUR GEAR ON: SoftScience Ultra Lyte hiking boots
MIKE JACOBS: Despite reports, North Dakota isn't broke
LETTER: Critics of protest talk at but don't listen to protesters
LETTER: Pipeline news coverage should better reflect protesters' views
OUR OPINION: Approach Legacy Fund with restraint
Watch: Aerial video of Hillsboro tornado damage
50th Wedding Anniversary
August 26, 2016
Nurses at 5 Twin Cities sites set Labor Day strike
ST. PAUL — Nurses at five Twin Cities hospitals will go on strike beginning Labor Day if an agreement is not reached with their employer Allina Health. The Minnesota Nurses Association announced Friday they have set a Sept. 5 strike date in their ongoing contract dispute with...
August 26, 2016 - 7:14pm
April 29, 2016
Morris company with workers on strike says it will close
MORRIS, Minn. -- Aaron Carlson Corporation, whose carpenters have been on strike since April 11, will be closing their Morris location, the company said in a press release sent late Friday afternoon. The company, which has been making custom woodworking in the state for 123 year,...
April 29, 2016 - 5:09pm
December 4, 2015
Mike McFeely: Crystal Sugar tells workers another labor dispute is a possibility
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- "Merry Christmas, American Crystal Sugar union employee, we're preparing to lock you out again if necessary." Well, OK,...
December 4, 2015 - 6:15am
April 16, 2015
U.S. fast-food workers mark Tax Day demanding higher wages
Fast-food workers rallied in U.S. cities on Wednesday to demand higher pay, using the April 15 deadline for filing tax returns to publicize their...
April 16, 2015 - 6:45pm
April 2, 2015
THE TREND: Escaped prisoner caught, revenge porn illegal, Allegiant strike
The Lead An escaped federal prisoner and his former jailer, who allegedly helped him escape from jail in Devils Lake, have been arrested in...
April 2, 2015 - 8:56am
February 4, 2015
Shell, U.S. oil workers to talk more on fourth day of refineries strike
Negotiations will resume on Wednesday between Royal Dutch Shell Plc and union leaders as they haggle over a new wage contract for striking U.S....
February 4, 2015 - 5:15pm
February 2, 2015
U.S. oil workers strike for second day at 9 refineries; one to shut
Union workers were on strike for a second day on Monday at nine U.S. refineries and chemical plants as they sought a new national contract with...
February 2, 2015 - 4:51pm
August 5, 2014
Longer shifts top concern for Simplot workers on strike
An official with the union representing striking J.R. Simplot Co. workers in Grand Forks said Tuesday proposed contract changes would affect...
August 5, 2014 - 5:29pm
January 2, 2014
Contract deal averts strike at Minnesota oil refinery
ST. PAUL PARK, Minn. -- Contract negotiators struck a deal for St. Paul Park oil refinery workers hours before a threatened strike was to begin. Northern Tier Energy, which owns the refinery, and Teamsters Local 120 reached agreement on a new three-year contract, said Chris Riley,...
January 2, 2014 - 8:40pm
December 18, 2013
St. Paul refinery workers vote to strike if no contract deal reached
ST. PAUL PARK, Minn. -- St. Paul Park oil refinery workers say they will strike at the end of the year if they don't settle on a new contract with refinery owner Northern Tier Energy. The 190-member Teamsters Local 120 union voted Monday to strike when the current two-year contract...
December 18, 2013 - 7:45pm
December 5, 2013
Throughout U.S. fast-food workers walk off jobs, rally for higher minimum wage
NEW YORK, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Fast-food workers in hundreds of U.S. cities staged a day of rallies on Thursday to demand higher wages, saying the...
December 5, 2013 - 3:50pm
November 25, 2013
Higher-wage actions in Minnesota this week
BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. -- A Monday morning strike at a Brooklyn Center Walmart store began a week of wage protests. Some Walmart employees walked off the job Monday morning, joined by U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn. "I'm going on strike because when I speak up about the problems...
November 25, 2013 - 8:20pm
October 31, 2013
Thief River Falls nurses protest insurance cost
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- Nurses at Sanford Health picketed outside the hospital here on Thursday. They said their insurance premiums and deductibles are going up and they can't afford it. "You know, they say that Sanford is a family, then they should provide better insurance for our...
October 31, 2013 - 7:27pm
August 5, 2013
California gov orders inquiry, averts SF rail strike
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Hundreds of thousands of San Francisco Bay Area commuters got a temporary reprieve from a massive transit strike when Gov.
August 5, 2013 - 8:30pm
May 29, 2013
U.S. drone kills Pakistan Taliban No 2 - security officials
(Reuters) - A U.S. drone strike killed the No. 2 of the Pakistani Taliban in the North Waziristan region on Wednesday, three security officials...
May 29, 2013 - 7:45pm