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They call Tina Smith the 'velvet hammer.' Here's why.
Ashland County deputy back on the job after shooting
Shipping Traffic for Dec. 16, 2017
Bygones for Dec. 16, 2017
Huge Black Hills wildfire 53 percent contained
st louis county
Cold-weather gear donated to Duluth construction students
Bitcoin’s future as a digital currency will depend on consumer confidence
$3 million warehouse coming to West Duluth
Give back by helping to feed the people around you
What did we Google in 2017? Hurricane Irma, Meghan Markle and a slime recipe
MEN'S HOCKEY: Hats off for Dickman
Minnesotan's move from wide receiver to cornerback pays off for NDSU
Frisco treat: Bison overpower Sam Houston State to advance to FCS championship game
Curling: Local pairing earns playoff spot
Prep report: Olson's 36 leads North Woods to boys basketball win
Best Bets: Channeling Liberace, micro-cinema and more
Concert Review: Ex-Jayhawk Mark Olson takes trip around the world
Violet Days: Yule log
A&E Notes: Swedish TV and Irish music
Album review: Christian music and not-so-Christian music
Thomas " Buck" McDonald
Thomas " Buck" McDonald
William G. Lehman
Richard Allen Walsh
Lucius Patrick Oliver
Richard "Dick" L. Jacobson
Are kneeling NFL players acting appropriately? No: Just because we have the right doesn’t mean it’s right thing to do
Are kneeling NFL players acting appropriately? Yes: Constitution protects players’ protest of criminal-justice system
Reader's View: Good old days weren't good for everyone
Reader's View: Shafted again on Social Security
Reader's View: Why mention gym in drug-bust story?
Tullibees continue to decline in Green Lake
Chester Bowl, Lester-Amity Chalet open Saturday
DNR: No new CWD found in recent sampling
MN DNR Weekly Report for Dec. 11, 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: Rules for angling while spearing for fish
Ask a Trooper: What are the best type of tires for my vehicle?
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December 7, 2017
Tina Smith quickly rising to top of Senate speculation
PAUL — It took only minutes after the first sexual misconduct allegation was waged against Al Franken for speculation to begin about who would...
December 7, 2017 - 3:25pm
October 6, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Walz running mate a White Earth member
ST. PAUL — U.S. Rep. Tim Walz became the first Minnesota governor candidate to pick a running mate, and if elected lieutenant governor...
October 6, 2017 - 4:53pm
October 1, 2017
American Lung Association’s View: Once considered radical, smoke-free means healthier Minnesota
Ten years after the Freedom to Breathe Act became law in Minnesota, it's hard to believe the idea of smoke-free workplaces was ever considered...
October 1, 2017 - 7:30pm
September 16, 2017
Reader's view: 'Slave on, Minnesota taxpayers'
What happens when a green, metro Republican governor and the DFL Senate majority leader from Lake Vermillion get together for a cup of coffee? A new state park: Vermillion Ridge Campground ("Minnesota's newest state park opens Tuesday," Sept. 10).
September 16, 2017 - 4:47pm
August 25, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Minnesotans working in Wisconsin to get credit
ST. PAUL—Taxpayers will give 24,000 fellow Minnesota residents $8 million for working in Wisconsin. A new law provides Minnesotans tax...
August 25, 2017 - 1:37pm
July 28, 2017
Interstate 35W bridge collapse a decade ago led to improved safety
ST. PAUL—"A bridge in America just shouldn't fall down." The often-quoted comment by U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar was what Minnesotans thought...
July 28, 2017 - 5:34pm
July 25, 2017
Other View: Welcome support for Great Lakes restoration
Environmental Protection Agency Secretary Scott Pruitt's visit to Minnesota this month yielded an unexpected boon for those who care about clean...
July 25, 2017 - 9:00pm
June 14, 2017
Local View: Minnesota needs to get going to meet emissions goal
In 2007, Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty signed groundbreaking legislation requiring an 80 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2050....
June 14, 2017 - 12:46am
Other View: Minn.-Wis. tax reciprocity long overdue
For 41 years, Wisconsin and Minnesota were downright neighborly when it came to tax reciprocity. If you lived in Minnesota and worked in Wisconsin,...
June 14, 2017 - 12:29am
May 5, 2017
Pawlenty returns to the spotlight
EAGAN, Minn. — Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty returned to the public spotlight Friday to warn Minnesotans to prepare for the profound changes...
May 5, 2017 - 11:30pm
April 25, 2017
Local view: Here's how we can support Duluth's push to go greener
Generally speaking, "comprehensive city plan" is not something that excites people very much; but to an intrepid group of wonky locals known...
April 25, 2017 - 12:58am
February 22, 2017
Former Minnesota legislative leaders together again, this time as university regents
ST. PAUL—Steve Sviggum is about to rejoin Dean Johnson, but the pair from opposite political parties who held the top legislative positions...
February 22, 2017 - 10:31pm
November 15, 2016
Pawlenty not interested in treasury secretary job
ST. PAUL — Count former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty out as Trump administration Treasury secretary. The New York Times floated his name...
November 15, 2016 - 1:55pm
August 9, 2010
Pete Langr: We need more for our money from governor
If, as has been said, crisis is just another word for opportunity, then Gov. Tim Pawlenty has been blessed with fortune. Continuous budget crises during his tenure cried out for fundamental reform of Minnesota's tax system and its biggest budget drivers, education and health and human...
August 9, 2010 - 12:49pm
March 18, 2010
Steve Raukar: Commissioner urges your support for funding that creates jobs
Our state representatives have a tremendously difficult job ahead of them as they work to balance the deep budget deficit this session. Even while painful cuts are inevitable in many good programs that benefit Minnesotans, lawmakers would do well to preserve as much funding as possible...
March 18, 2010 - 5:37pm