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First-degree murder charge for man who drove into Charlottesville demonstrators
Trump allies: Tillerson hasn't 'learned his lesson'
Music college abruptly closes in St. Paul; students, faculty shocked, saddened
Man behind bars after a physical altercation at a birthday party in Moorhead
Bemidji State hosts Anchorage in midst of crucial home stretch
crime and courts
These men thought they adopted a mini piglet until she became Esther the Wonder Pig, darling of the internet
Grand Forks Chorales present 'Messiah' sing-along event
The Force is strong with 'The Last Jedi,' critics say
Win streak continues for ND ‘Jeopardy!’ contestant
'Best Christmas Pageant Ever' opens at Red River High School
Marilyn Hagerty: Christmas season reaches final stretch
Minn. resident tracked Santa's 1964 flight from North Pole -- for real
How 3,000 very good golden retrievers could help all dogs live longer
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Famous people you didn’t know had Minnesota ties
Moorhead blocks out distractions to beat EGF 4-2 in showdown of ranked teams
Freshman sparks Red River win over West Fargo
Thursday's local clipboard
Thursday's local scoreboard
Backup goalie Stalock gets shutout in Wild's fourth straight win
Marilynn Joanne Welter
Lennart G. Almen
Scott Trevor Petersen
OUTDOORS REPORT: Good ice and fishing reports coming from Lake of the Woods and Upper Red Lake
Doug Leier: There's reason for ice fishing optimism in North Dakota but don't overlook safety
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: New pike regulations for Minnesota anglers, North Dakota Game and Fish Department sets tentative 2018 hunting season dates etc.
‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
Commentary: Heitkamp sends email to constituents retracting misleading tax reform talking point
Letter: A big lump of coal for ND homeowners
Letter: 'Me Too' incidents don't always ruin lives
Letter: Port's attacks on Heitkamp are tiresome
Our view: Superintendent search must find innovators
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September 14, 2017
Think rural areas are falling behind? Think again.
We've heard a lot about America's struggling rural areas in the past year. Forgotten America, where men and women lead hardscrabble lives marked...
September 14, 2017 - 11:39am
September 4, 2017
Jenny Schlecht: Dirt road woes for Bluey/Greeny
Not long after my older daughter learned her colors, she assigned names to our vehicles: My Ford Escape was "Reddy," and my old Ford Escape that...
September 4, 2017 - 7:32am
112-year-old shares birthday memories
Do you remember your 7th birthday party? Iris Westman has seen 105 years pass since hers, but she shared with me in great detail her memories...
September 4, 2017 - 6:43am
September 3, 2017
Rural health: Smile, you are on telehealth camera
ELY, Minn. — Angie Lundsten was thrilled. The Hayward, Wis., woman sat in her local medical clinic telling Dr. Stephen Park she had lost...
September 3, 2017 - 1:33pm
September 2, 2017
Rural Minnesota struggles when competing for doctors
Editor's note: This is one of several stories about what is called a rural Minnesota health care crisis. Primary-care doctors, long the cornerstone...
September 2, 2017 - 6:55am
Rural health: Two small Minnesota hospitals learn how to survive
Editor's note: This is one of several stories about what is called a rural Minnesota health care crisis. BIGFORK, Minn. — Small-town...
September 2, 2017 - 3:30am
September 1, 2017
Rural health: Health professional shortages force changes
BRAINERD, Minn. — Howard Cronquist baled hay the other day, and also fit in some time to work on one of his farm buildings. That may not...
September 1, 2017 - 2:31pm
August 8, 2017
For rural veterans, new approaches to health care
August 8, 2017 - 3:52pm
July 21, 2017
Rep. Peterson: Rural America's critical infrastructure needs include broadband, flood control
ST. PAUL—Infrastructure is becoming a Washington, D.C. hot topic. And no one is discussing it more than rural America's lawmakers. "A...
July 21, 2017 - 12:36pm
May 10, 2017
Lac qui Parle County again needs a sheriff
MADISON — Lac qui Parle County Sheriff Lou Sager has tendered his resignation 11 months after having moved from the East Coast to take...
May 10, 2017 - 12:10am
May 2, 2017
Disconnected youth: Out of school and out of work in rural America
POCOMOKE CITY, Md. - Large numbers of young people who aren't in school and don't have a job used to be a problem that mostly afflicted America's...
May 2, 2017 - 12:56pm
March 30, 2017
Minn. grants nearly $24 million to grow rural transit
ST. PAUL — Bus services throughout greater Minnesota could add up to 100,000 service hours with extra funding from a new state grant. Lt....
March 30, 2017 - 1:45pm
February 11, 2017
Businesses seek solutions for aging rural workforce
ST. PAUL — As the median age of Minnesotans creeps higher, the state's changing demography signals economic struggles for rural communities....
February 11, 2017 - 9:04am
February 6, 2017
Tait and Kate Take it Rural: Lean, keen, irreverent rural-lovin' machines
What can we say? We're thrilled to be contributing to Agweek. You're our favorite type of audience — people who want to know what's going...
February 6, 2017 - 11:30am
December 23, 2016
Communication, regulation changes seen as child care improvement keys
ST. PAUL — Better communication and streamlined regulations are parts of the solution to a greater Minnesota child care crisis, according...
December 23, 2016 - 10:00pm