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Sanford hiring more certified nurse-midwives
Plenty to gobble: Aneta festival serves more than 2,000 at turkey barbecue
Ship runs aground in Duluth harbor: Ship canal closed until American Spirit can be moved
Deputy receives top honor in Gilbert shooting
Change or distraction? Petition seeks to rewrite constitutional language on who can vote
crime and courts
Scheduling delayed Josh Duhamel’s honorary UND degree
A native of Hallock, Minn., Duck Dynasty star 'Mountain Man' pays a visit to Red River Valley
How to get a clutter-free kitchen in 22 easy steps
Kat Perkins' annual Medora concert set for June 30
ND Lottery unveils mobile app
Grandpa discovers love of woodworking, toymaking
Commentary: Family ranch is a special place, not just for the ones who live there now
Commentary: One good 'act of Momness' remembered 40 years later
First-time homebuyers should get pre-approved, expect quick process
Reach out to those who may be suicidal, ND official says
World Cup roundup: Mexico not intimidated, stuns Germany 1-0
Sunday's local scoreboard
Sunday's local scoreboard
Latest class inducted into the N.D. Sports Hall of Fame
Park River beats Thompson in rematch of state Class B title game
Allan D. Chisholm
Michelle Anne Williams
They’re Minnesota’s lake detectives: Volunteers trying to tame invasive species
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Goldfinches set their own breeding pace
Spirit of generosity and staying involved earns Duaine Ash of Devils Lake spot in North Dakota Fishing Hall of Fame
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Lake of the Woods, Rainy River limit proposal seems reasonable
200 miles on the Superior Hiking Trail: As SHT network grows, so does popularity
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
Commentary: The world needs fathers who do not fear failure
Kevin Stands With ND Farmers
Commentary: Email Says Trump set to visit Fargo in June
Our view: Now, time for dysfunction on board to end
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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