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Friday morning snow reports from around the Northland
Capitol Chatter: Lawmakers say meetings can help fight childhood hunger
Matters of record received Feb. 23, 2018
'I don't know how you got this way:' a young neo-Nazi reveals himself to his family
Snow winding down this morning; another storm expected this weekend
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Allete mulls layoffs, leaving jobs open
Centricity Credit Union names new leader
Hormel drops after tighter margins spark fears, Jennie-O Turkey Store faces challenges
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
Cirrus plane deliveries up in 2017
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Swiss top Canada to take curling bronze medal
Germany stuns Canada to make first hockey final, face Russians for gold
Russians dominate figure skating, Lindstroem leads Sweden to biathlon relay gold
Minnesota’s Diggins becomes first U.S. cross country skier named as Olympic flag bearer in Closing Ceremonies
Today's prep girls hockey playoff game
Photo essay: Winter sunrise in Grand Marais
Things to Do for Feb. 23, 2018
NorShor Theatre to host open house
Dessa on 'Chime': Minnesota artist plays Sound for album release
In theaters for Feb. 22, 2018
John Ahlberg Myers
Tom & Monica Martin
Michael and Janet Hayes
Betty J. (Winter) Wagner
Michael Norman Hangsleben
Glenyce Vergean Fossen
Roxanne Marie Proulx
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
Reader's View: Fix bridges before building wall
Reader's View: NRA fights for right to sacrifice children
Reader's View: Book debate has been offensive to teachers
Our View: Go nationwide with Minnesota health gamble
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
MN DNR Weekly Report for Feb. 20, 2018
Ask a Conservation Officer: Cross-country ski pass rules
Gun sales, hunter and angler numbers could affect DNR revenues
Houston's fishing report: Look for pike, panfish in the weeds
Pets of the week for Feb. 20, 2018
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RecSports for Feb. 11
February 19, 2018
With Tony Cornish gone, what happens with House committee that focuses on guns and cops?
ST. PAUL—Former state Rep. Tony Cornish was a House institution: As the pistol-packing Republican chairman of the Minnesota House public...
February 19, 2018 - 7:20am
December 23, 2017
Commentary: 'New' Minnesota Capitol, enlarged political divide
ST. PAUL—Oh, what a year 2017 was in Minnesota politics. It all started innocently enough, with the state Capitol re-opening after years...
December 23, 2017 - 8:02am
November 22, 2017
Dayton: Shouldn't take long to elect two new legislators
ST. PAUL—Two Minnesota lawmakers are resigning amid allegations of sexual harassment, and on Wednesday Gov. Mark Dayton said it shouldn't...
November 22, 2017 - 6:49pm
November 21, 2017
Sen. Dan Schoen, Rep. Tony Cornish to resign amid sexual harassment allegations
ST. PAUL — Minnesota state Sen. Dan Schoen and state Rep. Tony Cornish — both under fire since sexual harassment allegations against each...
November 21, 2017 - 8:53pm
November 15, 2017
Dayton on sex harassment: 'I don't think you can prevent people from misbehaving, but there should be consequences'
ST. PAUL — In his first public remarks about the growing sexual harassment scandals sweeping through the Capitol, Gov. Mark Dayton said Wednesday...
November 15, 2017 - 7:15pm
November 13, 2017
Minnesota Dems requiring training to avoid more sexual harassment
ST. PAUL — Changes are starting days after two Minnesota legislators were accused of sexual harassment. The Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party announced...
November 13, 2017 - 7:38pm
November 10, 2017
Minn. Capitol Chatter: 2012 sex scandal came at a different time than 2017 allegations
MINNEAPOLIS—The Minnesota Legislature has been relatively free of sex-related scandals, which is one reason why recent harassment allegations...
November 10, 2017 - 10:50pm
Minnesota Senate's sexual harassment policy is 27 years old. Some say it urgently needs updating.
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Senate's official policy on sexual harassment says supervisors should report any complaints to "The Senate Personnel Director." Except there is no such person. Hasn't been for years. It's just one example of how the Senate's policy might be considered a...
November 10, 2017 - 8:20pm
Former House speaker calls for Rep. Cornish resignation amid sexual harassment claims
In the midst of sexual harassment allegations against Minnesota state Rep. Tony Cornish, former House Speaker Kurt Zellers is calling for the...
November 10, 2017 - 8:10pm
Capitol Chatter: Today's sex scandals take different tone than 2012 event
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Legislature has been relatively free of sex-related scandals, which is one reason why recent harassment allegations...
November 10, 2017 - 7:36pm
April 20, 2017
MN private prison remains in discussion, but without money
ST. PAUL—A closed western Minnesota private prison would be allowed to take state prisoners under a proposal in front of legislative budget...
April 20, 2017 - 5:27pm
April 8, 2017
Reader's View: Allowing concealed guns does not make me feel safe
I am not a gun hater. I am a concealed-weapons hater. I was given a hand-me-down .22 rifle when I was 12, with the admonition to reduce the number of pocket and striped gophers in our farm fields. As a result, I became an avid hunter, trapper, and fisherman and an accurate marksman....
April 8, 2017 - 12:25am
March 10, 2017
Bill gives $5 million for Minn. wetlands affected by road construction, $1.4 million for fire recovery
ST. PAUL — The City of Madelia will receive $1.4 million in aid to help recover from a fire that destroyed much of the south central Minnesota...
March 10, 2017 - 12:45pm
March 8, 2017
Contentious Minnesota gun law would allow permitless carry
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans could bypass the permit process to carry a gun if a House bill became law. Another bill would eliminate the legal...
March 8, 2017 - 5:11pm
February 14, 2017
Minnesota 'lifetime permit' gun bill draws concern
ST. PAUL — Opponents of a proposal to allow lifetime permits for carrying handguns in Minnesota say the legislation would allow people...
February 14, 2017 - 9:15pm