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Betsy Nelson to discuss 'Tasting Minnesota' at second Book Ends event
Winter reading program begins Jan. 2
Entertainment briefs - Dec. 1 edition
'Book as Art'
Wadena Christmas Festival is Saturday
Christmas Rum Cake
Birth announcements - Dec. 1 edition
Life expectancy for person with advanced dementia hard to predict
Clergy View: What a difference a day can make
Area students win Northern Co-op Foundation scholarships
Your letters - Dec. 1 edition
What's the difference between careless and reckless driving?
Good news in the battle of the bulge
Veterans retired pay can be used in divorce, separation
Veeder: Feeding cows memorable in so many ways
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
Deer harvest could reach 185,000
Minnesota deer facts
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
November 16, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Lots of broadband requests
High-speed broadband Internet is in demand. Lt. Gov. Tina Smith says that $70 million in requests have been made to expand broadband, mostly...
November 16, 2016 - 8:15am
November 9, 2016
Hudson tops MacDonald for MN court seat
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Voters chose to return Justice Natalie Hudson to the Minnesota Supreme Court on Tuesday, Nov. 8, this time as an elected...
November 9, 2016 - 9:12am
November 8, 2016
Hudson, MacDonald compete for MN court seat
Voters were asked to decide if a recent appointee or an attorney should be placed on seat six of the Minnesota Supreme Court on Tuesday, Nov....
November 8, 2016 - 11:10pm
Minnesotans like panel for determining legislator pay
November 8, 2016 - 11:09pm
November 7, 2016
568,196 Minnesotans already voted
ST. PAUL—Election day may be Tuesday, but 568,196 Minnesotans already have voted. That is the word this morning from the secretary of state's...
November 7, 2016 - 10:11am
October 17, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Obama promotes his rural agenda
Many rural Americans, who are heavily Republican, are not happy with how President Barack Obama has dealt with their issues as he nears the end of eight years in office. The Democratic president says he has done well. "I've spent most of my life living in big cities," Obama recently...
October 17, 2016 - 12:08am
September 20, 2016
Task force urged: Include moms when addressing mental health issues
During a day devoted to Minnesota's mental health needs, a public health nurse had a plea for a 15-member state task force: Don't forget the moms. "Our providers can offer a safe space for women to go and seek help, rather than feeling shame, or thinking that feeling badly is just...
September 20, 2016 - 12:08am
August 15, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Experts tell farmers to launch sales campaign
A major focus at Farmfest, the all-things-agriculture show in southwest Minnesota, was the need for farmers to sell themselves. That is not natural. Most farmers do not like to self-promote. "We need to get our message out," state Sen. Gary Dahms, R-Redwood Falls, told a Farmfest...
August 15, 2016 - 12:10am
August 1, 2016
DNR to stock muskies in Gull chain near Brainerd
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Monday announced it was moving forward with stocking muskellunge in several lakes but withdrawing...
August 1, 2016 - 12:08am
July 31, 2016
Higher minimum wage, new laws begin Aug. 1 in Minnesota
Minnesota's minimum wage rises Aug. 1 and several new laws will hit the books. The state's large employers must pay at least $9.50 an hour, while...
July 31, 2016 - 12:10am
July 18, 2016
Minnesota water buffer maps released
Minnesota officials released maps showing landowners what water needs plant buffers around it, and how deep the buffers must be. The long-awaited...
July 18, 2016 - 12:10am
July 17, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Will police shootings, protests lead to 'war?'
The Rev. Charles Gill predicted a war. That was Thursday. By Friday morning, commentators around the country had joined him. St. Paul's Pilgrim...
July 17, 2016 - 12:10am
June 3, 2014
2014 election campaigns off and running
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's 2014 election campaign really got underway Monday. Republicans were looking to make a dent in Democratic-Farmer-Labor...
June 3, 2014 - 9:37am