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Amid Minnesota's measles outbreak, opponents of vaccines step up efforts
Study: Leech Lake Tribal College No. 1 community college in U.S.
Minnesota changes wild rice rules from sulfate to sulfide
South Dakota has the No. 1 ranked community college system in U.S; ND, Minn. not far behind
Man accused of killing a journalist on his private submarine 'buried her at sea,' police say
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The Memo: What to know in business this week for August 21
Business Snapshot: Infinity Massage & Wellness
Stocks for Aug. 21, 2017
Biz Buzz for Aug. 21, 2017
Dear Congress: A federal tax reform wishlist from the Northland
The NFL again is talking about shortening the preseason. Will it ever happen?
Dempsey's late PK sends Sounders past Minnesota United
Sano to DL with shin injury; Kennys Vargas likely to be called up
NHRA: Finish not a total drag for Line
Golf: Kolquist wins first Lakeview Medal
Salad mixes pesto with classic ingredients
Emily Ford combines history, science and design in her role as Glensheen Mansion’s head gardener
Readings & Writers: 'Far From the Tree' and 'A Bag for a Pony'
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for Aug. 20, 2017
Plumber: Time to rethink the standard bar sink
Frank and Gert Tarnowski
Walter & Elizabeth Stafford
Santina Ann Baratto
Richard M. "Rick" Hanson
George "Bob" Zambory
Jeffrey E. Meinzer
Joyce Faye Baker
Candidate's View: Vote for an equitable, healthy Duluth
Health Consumer Advocate's View: Fair, affordable health coverage is still possible
Reader's View: Restore educational vitality with Martell
Reader's View: ExxonMobil hid facts to protect profits
MN DNR Weekly Report for Aug. 21, 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: How can you tell where the border is while fishing?
Houston's fishing report: Go deep for lake trout
Field Reports: Continental duck numbers remain above average
Nice Fish for Aug. 20, 2017
RecSports for Aug. 20
Mentor Duluth match
August 19, 2017
Other view: State help needed to repair, maintain city streets
Street maintenance can be delayed for a while but not indefinitely, many Minnesota cities are discovering. Allow potholes to accumulate —...
August 19, 2017 - 7:11pm
August 11, 2017
Mix-up at Capitol grand opening party over booze breaks state law
ST. PAUL—With all the major details checked and double checked to celebrate the Minnesota Capitol's grand restoration, one little thing...
August 11, 2017 - 10:26pm
July 21, 2017
Our View: Here lies Minnesota charitable gaming
Charitable gaming in Minnesota is still limping along, but its obituary was written this week anyway after the fiscal year ended and the disappointing...
July 21, 2017 - 12:05am
July 16, 2017
Our view: Catching elected leaders doing good
It's encouraging to us when our elected leaders get it right, when they put aside their political differences and take action to actually help those they represent. It can be discouraging to them when such behavior flies under the radar. Our elected leaders' shortcomings certainly...
July 16, 2017 - 5:54pm
July 11, 2017
A Follow-Up: Smuggled-smokes problem increasing with Minnesota's tobacco tax
In 2015 I was graciously invited to testify before a Minnesota state committee on taxes regarding an automatic tax inflator for cigarettes. The...
July 11, 2017 - 12:20am
July 8, 2017
Reader's View: Food servers deserve living wages, too
Our state Legislature has debated whether serving staff's tips, which are actually small gifts, should be counted to decrease paid wages. Are we really so petty and jealous to not pay the standard minimum wage to everyone, whether or not they receive tips? Waiters and waitresses may...
July 8, 2017 - 12:16am
June 30, 2017
Our View: Cities taking charge to snuff smoking
With elected state leaders only able to blow smoke this legislative session, cities are taking needed steps to improve health, clear the air,...
June 30, 2017 - 9:35am
June 29, 2017
Paying more for power — State Senator’s View: Monday is final day to comment on rate increase proposal
Minnesota's Public Utility Commission wants to hear from you about proposed rate increases that may impact your monthly electric utility bill....
June 29, 2017 - 12:31am
Reader's View: Political parties prevent government that governs
When we as people of this great nation elect government leaders, we expect them to govern. The Democratic and Republican parties have become two opposing teams determined to achieve their own personal, political, and divided agendas — at the expense of the American dream of...
June 29, 2017 - 12:24am
June 25, 2017
Mark Dayton reread the Constitution, then vetoed legislative funding. Now it goes to court
ST. PAUL — The decision to veto the Legislature's funding was a slowly simmering idea for Gov. Mark Dayton until shortly before he took...
June 25, 2017 - 10:00pm
June 23, 2017
Dayton agrees to fund Legislature until October, as court case continues
ST. PAUL — Faced with the possibility of the Senate shutting down this summer and the House closing up shop shortly thereafter, Gov. Mark Dayton empowered his attorney to negotiate to fund the Legislature — even as the Legislature is suing him for vetoing its funding....
June 23, 2017 - 10:00pm
June 15, 2017
Dayton hires former Supreme Court justice to handle lawsuit
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton hired former Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Sam Hanson to defend him in the lawsuit the Minnesota Legislature...
June 15, 2017 - 10:39am
Reader's View: Northland scores with bonding bill
I commend Northeastern Minnesota's legislators for the capital investment. Our seven-county area represents about 250,000 people, and we are to receive about $100 million from the bonding bill passed at the end of this year's legislative session ("Northland projects gain funding,"...
June 15, 2017 - 12:50am
June 14, 2017
Reader's View: Dayton standing up to Republicans
Kudos to Gov. Mark Dayton for continuing his spirited and principled resistance to the shortsighted and damaging shenanigans of Republican legislators ("Governor calls on Duluth in wake of legislative session," May 31). Minnesota Republicans apparently are wedded to the magical thinking...
June 14, 2017 - 12:51am
June 13, 2017
An Economist's View: Dayton's rich-vs.-the-rest economic view is simply wrong
Embattled Gov. Mark Dayton has been on the road lately. On May 30, after a marathon legislative session that went into overtime, he finally signed...
June 13, 2017 - 12:49am