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Ready wins the race: 400 volunteers keep Wild Hog running smoothly for 2,095 registered racers
UPDATE: Protest at Enbridge property in Bemidji, Minn., ends
Minnesota entrepreneur wants to improve how scholarships are awarded
Feds: Russian hackers targeted ND's elections systems
For many teenagers, getting drunk is not on the bucket list
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
Timberwolves' path to top-four playoff seed keeps getting more difficult
Comfort, and a chance to win, brought Muhammad back to Wolves
St. Thomas bests St. John's in first-ever football game at Target Field
Granite's homerun highlights 8-run eighth as Twins rout Tigers
Injuries continue to mount for UND
Margery "Marge" Claessens
Nannette "Nan" Cicha
James (Jimmy) Foss
Marian G. McWalter
Lois E. Peterson
Ryan Larson's walleye
Doug Leier: Hunters need to be aware of North Dakota's big game import and transport regulations
Julie Starren walleye
Hillsboro angler looks back on Russian tourney
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
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
Friends mourn Wyoming men killed in Saturday plane crash near Thief River Falls
May 20, 2017
Minnesota state representative: Tough to find partisanship in unanimously approved bill
ST. PAUL—Recently, a Herald editorial scolded Minnesota House members over a bill that fairly allocates more than $500 million in Legacy...
May 20, 2017 - 10:34am
May 19, 2017
Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—With tax relief a top priority as the session deadline draws near, legislators still have a chance to relieve local property...
May 19, 2017 - 9:30am
May 14, 2017
Editorial: How to avoid stalemate and shutdown in Minnesota
In Minnesota, the outline of a Grand Plan is coming into view. It shows a way forward on the three big budget divides that are threatening yet another government shutdown. The divides are taxes, education and transportation. And the way forward is this: Gov. Mark Dayton yields on...
May 14, 2017 - 7:00am
May 8, 2017
Chamber officials: Minnesota, Grand Cities chambers support environmental bill
We take this opportunity to clear up misconceptions about environmental legislation—HF 888, the Omnibus Environment and Natural Resources...
May 8, 2017 - 6:15am
May 7, 2017
Editorial: Rural Minnesota lawmakers must step up on Local Government Aid
When the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities speaks, northwest Minnesotans should listen. So should northwest Minnesota lawmakers. Especially State Sen. Mark Johnson, R-East Grand Forks, and State Reps. Deb Kiel, R-Crookston, and Dan Fabian, R-Roseau. More about them in a minute....
May 7, 2017 - 7:00am
May 6, 2017
Military, tech leaders: Cybersecurity demands Minnesota lawmakers' attention
ST. PAUL—This week, Minnesotans and North Dakotans may have received an e-mail from a friend or colleague wanting to share a GoogleDoc...
May 6, 2017 - 7:05am
May 4, 2017
Editorial: Minnesota's Daudt should show statesmanship on Real ID
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt reportedly has his eye on running for governor next year. But Daudt's a Republican, and Minnesota's not a ruby Red state. So, if Daudt wants to win, he's going to have to convince key Republican and Democratic moderates of his ability to govern....
May 4, 2017 - 6:10am
May 1, 2017
Letter: Too much cost, too little benefit from buffer strips
Can one buffer-strip law fit every farm, any more than one shoe size can fit every foot? Trying to enforce such a law is going to be hugely expensive...
May 1, 2017 - 6:10am
April 28, 2017
Editorial: Don't let lawmakers gut Minnesota's Legacy Amendment
In 2008, nearly 60 percent of Minnesotans who voted supported the Legacy Amendment. The measure raised taxes to support the state's outdoor and...
April 28, 2017 - 6:20am
Internet communications executive: Minnesota bill does not 'deregulate phone service'
WASHINGTON—Internet-based communications services, including Voice over Internet Protocol, have enjoyed spectacular growth in the past...
April 28, 2017 - 6:10am
April 27, 2017
Letter: Minnesota lawmakers, don't forget county program aid
It's tax time at the Capitol. No, I'm not referring to the state and federal tax forms we were required to submit mid-April. I'm talking about the Legislature's annual tax conference committee, and why it's important for residents of rural Minnesota to call or email their local legislators...
April 27, 2017 - 6:15am
April 23, 2017
Editorial: In St. Paul, keep eyes on Digi-Key prize
UND has about 4,300 employees, according to a December report. And every Grand Cities resident knows the immeasurable impact such a workforce...
April 23, 2017 - 7:00am
April 21, 2017
Lawmakers: 'Be very afraid' of Minnesota phone-service deregulation
ST. PAUL—AT&T, Comcast and the Minnesota Cable Communications Association are coming for Minnesotans' consumer rights as local phone customers....
April 21, 2017 - 6:10am
April 16, 2017
Editorial: Minnesota editorial boards say, 'Cut business property tax'
When a roomful of otherwise quarrelsome consumers agree on something, marketers listen. That's the value of a focus group: It's not scientific, but it is a quick read on public opinion that executives know can be very valuable. Politicians know this, too. So, for the benefit of lawmakers...
April 16, 2017 - 7:05am
April 12, 2017
UMC interim chancellor: Investing in U of M generates strong returns
CROOKSTON—As a member of the University of Minnesota Crookston community, I ask for Gov. Mark Dayton and the Legislature's support for...
April 12, 2017 - 6:15am