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Finding workers in southwestern Minnesota an economic challenge as need for diversity in workforce grows
Is the deer duel in St. Paul over? Chronic wasting disease unites DNR, Board of Animal Health
Cost an obstacle for body camera usage in Fargo-Moorhead area
White Earth Reservation receives state grant to fight 'food desert' problem with food truck
Rain before harvest: Soggy, slow-moving storm over weekend hampers farmers in SD
crime and courts
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Out and about: Greenway Takeover revs up on Thursday
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Marilyn Hagerty: Signs of fall are everywhere
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
Health Matters: What causes acute respiratory distress?
Marilyn Hagerty: The Ranch offers supper club ambience of years past
Brian Murphy: Case Keenum's career day lets Vikings fans breathe easy
Vikings best Tampa Bay 34-17
GOLF: Thomas wins $10 million bonus as FedExCup champion
NASCAR: Kyle Busch wins ISM Connect 300 in New Hampshire
SHIPLEY: In show of unity, Vikings stand together on anthem issue
Margery "Marge" Claessens
Robert "Bob" Lorch
Brad E. Sanner
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Accidents shed light on tree stand safety
From on the air to on the water
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: DNR accepts applications for Lake of the Woods input panel, North Dakota youth pheasant weekend set for Sept. 30-Oct. 1 etc.
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
Veeder: How I spent an unexpected dose of free time
Port: It's time to change the way we govern the North Dakota University System
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
New resident: Happy to be in Grand Forks
Friends mourn Wyoming men killed in Saturday plane crash near Thief River Falls
September 22, 2017
MacTalk: Sande talks good, bad of city budget
It’s budget season for municipalities, and the city of Grand Forks published their Fiscal Year 2018 Budget this past week. Council President...
September 22, 2017 - 8:16am
September 19, 2017
East Grand Forks approves 10 percent levy increase in 2018 budget
East Grand Forks officially began its 2018 budget-setting season Tuesday by approving a preliminary levy increase of 10 percent. The increase...
September 19, 2017 - 7:11pm
September 13, 2017
EGF eyes 10 percent levy increase in budget talks
Leaders in East Grand Forks say they are nearly out of the woods on budget issues that have led to property tax hikes and belt tightening in...
September 13, 2017 - 5:28pm
September 2, 2017
Moorhead family takes trip 'for the record books'
MOORHEAD, Minn. — When Christian, Jack and Blake Elmer of Moorhead return to school on Tuesday, Sept. 5, they'll have quite the answer...
September 2, 2017 - 3:43pm
August 23, 2017
Trump's threat to shut down government over border wall raises stakes for lawmakers
WASHINGTON - President Trump's threat to "close down our government" unless Democrats agree to fund his proposed border wall instantly raised...
August 23, 2017 - 10:23am
July 14, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Dayton administration worries about tight budget
ST. PAUL — Minnesota government will not have much left over when the just-started two-year budget cycle ends, Dayton administration officials...
July 14, 2017 - 12:26pm
June 24, 2017
Letter: Keeping teachers takes decent pay
To the editor, How does the School Board plan on keeping teachers in our community or in North Dakota if our teachers can't make decent pay? All I hear are excuses: health care costs are too high, we don't have the "funds" to up teachers' pay. What the School Board doesn't say is...
June 24, 2017 - 7:02am
June 15, 2017
UND, higher ed employees lose annual raises in tight state budget
A hold on annual North Dakota state employee pay raises means workers at UND and other state schools won't be seeing their usual salary increase,...
June 15, 2017 - 7:27pm
June 11, 2017
UND extends buyout deadline
The finalization of a series of UND employee buyouts and phase-downs initially scheduled for an early May completion has been pushed back into...
June 11, 2017 - 6:00am
June 1, 2017
Ag Right: A howl of protest from farm country
Agricultural groups are upset, angry and even outraged by the Trump administration’s proposal to cut $46.54 billion in federal government funding...
June 1, 2017 - 9:44am
May 31, 2017
Q and A: What happened to Minnesota legislative budget?
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton signed a $46 billion, two-year state budget into law, except for one item: funding for the state Legislature....
May 31, 2017 - 4:47pm
May 30, 2017
Dayton signs Minnesota budget, but not bill funding Legislature
ST. PAUL—Minnesota state government has a budget, other than for the Legislature. Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed the Legislature's budget Tuesday,...
May 30, 2017 - 8:14pm
May 26, 2017
UPDATE: Dayton to decide whether to OK spending plan by Tuesday
ST. PAUL -- The $46 billion question remains unanswered. Minnesota legislators finished passing a two-year state budget of that size early Friday,...
May 26, 2017 - 4:54pm
May 25, 2017
Biking trail dispute derails Minnesota Legislature's final budget work
ST. PAUL -- A gentle harmonica concert by Rep. Bob Loonan did not provide quite enough calm late Thursday, May 25, as a relatively minor issue...
May 25, 2017 - 9:12pm
May 24, 2017
Minnesota lawmakers plan to wrap up special session Thursday as hundreds protest
ST. PAUL—An overtime Minnesota legislative session provided an opening to protest the state budget as legislative leaders worked out plans...
May 24, 2017 - 9:10pm