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Driver, 34, flees Minn. troopers then shoots himself in car
A man wrestled a rattlesnake to show off. He was bitten in the face and nearly died.
Hospital employees removed after photos show them giving newborn babies middle finger, calling them 'mini Satans'
Buildings topple as 7.2 magnitude quake hits Mexico
A university president held a dinner for black students - and set the table with cotton stalks and collard greens
crime and courts
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
'Kinky Boots' delivers 'huge-hearted' Broadway musical, pumped up with sequinned swagger
'It's important to stand up to bullies': Actress Rebel Wilson wins record amount in defamation case
Eatbeat: More than lively at the Ground Round
Marilyn Hagerty: Farewell, Dr. Poochigian
Marilyn Hagerty: In honor of Mary Margaret Frank
Marilyn Hagerty: Third-grader provides different view of the news
Pet-store puppies linked to bacterial outbreak among people in 7 states, CDC says
When can a child be left home alone? It depends.
UND picked third in NCHC preseason poll
Gersich named to NCHC preseason all-star team
Yankees closer comes in to shut down Twins in tight game
Monday's local scoreboard
Monday's local clipboard
Elna B. Haagenson
Bette Jean Messner
Hillsboro angler looks back on Russian tourney
Dry conditions greet waterfowl hunters
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Wanted: New members for East Grand Forks Minnesota Deer Hunters Association chapter
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: North Dakota pheasant numbers decline, Minnesota study reveals neonicotinoid prevalence in prairie grouse etc.
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Mike Jacobs: Incumbency matters, but no guarantee
Letters: Tax dollars shouldn't be used against workers
Letter: Policy on polling places isn't right
Their view: Cassini mission embodies best of humanity
May 10, 2017
Council member plans apology for calling Minnesota's congressman 'a coward and party whore'
LINO LAKES, Minn. -- A Lino Lakes City Council member reportedly plans to apologize to U.S. Rep.
May 10, 2017 - 8:28am
May 5, 2017
Rural America target of federal health care discussion
ST. PAUL—The battleground for new federal health insurance legislation may be in the same place as last year's presidential election was...
May 5, 2017 - 3:01pm
April 28, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Peterson wants to stay in Congress; Nolan still thinking
ST. PAUL — Collin Peterson is running for U.S. House again, but Rick Nolan is waiting to decide whether to make a re-election or governor...
April 28, 2017 - 12:55pm
February 22, 2017
Minnesota congressman pressed about Trump at spirited but mostly civil town hall forum
SARTELL, Minn. — At the 14 town-hall forums Rep. Tom Emmer held in the last two years, an average of 40 to 50 people showed up to get the...
February 22, 2017 - 11:07pm
January 30, 2017
Travel ban reaches Minnesota as Trump order brings confusion
ST. PAUL—They were words a Muslim American certainly did not want to hear: "We deported your wife and kids." A few hours later, the message...
January 30, 2017 - 6:00pm
December 9, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Minneapolis could stop Wells Fargo dealings due to pipeline finances
ST. PAUL—Minneapolis City Council members want the city to stop doing business with Wells Fargo, a bank founded in the Twin Cities, over...
December 9, 2016 - 2:56pm
October 10, 2016
In upper Midwest, Trump GOP defections slow after debate
ST. PAUL—Presidential candidate Donald Trump's comments containing crude comments about women convinced many Minnesota Republicans to denounce...
October 10, 2016 - 4:22pm
April 9, 2015
Minnesota rep keeps it low-key in Congress
Washington -- U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer made a name for himself in Minnesota politics as a brash and unapologetic conservative and as a champion of the tea party movement. But as Minnesota's newest member of Congress, the Republican who represents the 6th District has struck a more...
April 9, 2015 - 7:30am
February 18, 2011
Target reformulates its policy on political contributions
ST. PAUL Stung by protests over a $150,000 political donation, Target Corp. has altered its corporate policy "to ensure that a variety of factors and perspectives are taken into consideration before decisions are made." Under its new policy, contributions must be pre-approved by...
February 18, 2011 - 9:23am
Some Minnesota county election officials: We were stiffed by GOP
MINNEAPOLIS A handful of county officials are peeved at GOP gubernatorial candidate Tom Emmer's campaign for failing to pay their costs of collecting and copying voluminous voting data during the recount. "I'm annoyed about this," said Blue Earth County election director Patty O'Connor,...
December 18, 2010 - 8:49am
December 9, 2010
Pawlenty passes baton to Dayton
ST. PAUL -- There is no doubt the election is over: Democrat Mark Dayton, Minnesota's governor elect, and Republican Tim Pawlenty, who holds...
December 9, 2010 - 10:30pm
OUR OPINION -- 'Congrats, Minnesota!' And, 'watch Wisconsin'
Two points about Wednesday's developments in the Minnesota governor's race: First, while there's a chance that the next hundred years are destined to be the Chinese century, you might not want to exchange your dollars for yuan just yet. The election recount was America at its best:...
December 9, 2010 - 12:10am
December 8, 2010
Emmer concedes Minnesota governor's election to Dayton
DELANO, Minn. -- Tom Emmer left the Minnesota governor's race at home, surrounded by family and leaving open the option of running for office...
December 8, 2010 - 10:54am
Emmer prepares to concede; Dayton preps to be governor-elect
ST. PAUL - Tom Emmer apparently is leaving the Minnesota governor's race at his home, an appropriate ending to a campaign in which he discussed...
December 8, 2010 - 8:54am
December 7, 2010
Erwin Rud, Fosston, Minn., letter: Emmer should accept reality and concede
FOSSTON, Minn. -- Here in northern Minnesota, we are getting tired of the fighting over the governor's election. It's not like the 2008 Coleman-Franken Senate race, where the 300-vote difference was so close that a flip of a few votes could have made the difference between who won...
December 7, 2010 - 12:10am