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Weather Talk: Snow is hard to forecast because it's mostly air
Wahpeton bar owner requests permission to allow lap dancing
Charge: Brother intended to kill others in northern Minn. senior home stabbing
Third contender announces bid for Bismarck mayor
Diesel fuel, canola oil spill into river valley along I-29 after semi crash
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Eagles boys basketball knocks off unbeaten Packers in battle between top-ranked teams
Metro high school hockey roundup
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Johnson: Morality is not dependent on political persuasion
Commentary: Former NDGOP chairman Gary Emineth considering U.S. Senate run
Trygve Olson cartoon: 7th Heaven
Letter: The rest of the story behind letter writer
Letter: When witnessing depression or addiction, don't be passive observers
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Kevin Hart has competition for favorite Philly
Lead singer of the Cranberries dies at age 46
Zen calligraphy exhibit at Spirit Room generates light in times of darkness
Mark Wahlberg to donate $1.5 million salary to anti-sexual harassment group #TimesUp
Mystic Lake cancels Super Bowl pop-up nightclub: shows planned for space will move inside casino
Downtown St. Paul reopens old Macy's for Minnesota Wild, others
How technology changes the way we learn, live
Sanctuary Events Center fires manager after discovering 'financial discrepancies'
Ford goes 'all in' on electric cars with $11 billion investment
The closing of 63 Sam's Club stores has big implications for small business
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Duluth Rage Room offers safe place for releasing emotions
There were over 12,000 poison control calls for people eating laundry pods last year
Seriously. What would we do without grandparents?
He tried to hold in a sneeze and ended up in the hospital on a feeding tube
Is that yogurt really healthy? Here's what to know.
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January 12, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota should have say in farm bill
ST. PAUL — Minnesota would seem to have an outsized influence on the next farm bill. Both of the state's senators are on that body's Agriculture...
January 12, 2018 - 11:10am
January 3, 2018
Smith becomes Minnesota U.S. senator
WASHINGTON — Tina Smith raised her right hand and swore to uphold the U.S. Constitution, replacing Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken after...
January 3, 2018 - 5:11pm
January 2, 2018
Smith set to be Minnesota’s next senator as Bachmann considers running
WASHINGTON — Minnesota's best-known politician has resigned from the U.S. Senate while a well-known political celebrity considers running for...
January 2, 2018 - 3:51pm
Congress returns to a full slate of difficult issues
WASHINGTON - Congress faces a jam-packed to-do list when it returns this week, with deadlines looming on difficult issues - including how to...
January 2, 2018 - 5:30am
December 24, 2017
'Enjoy life and make the best of every day': Nolan, daughter discuss her fight with lung cancer
DULUTH — The coming year almost promises to draw U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan into a battle for his political life. He's being targeted from all...
December 24, 2017 - 6:10am
December 20, 2017
Can Franken preserve his legacy? He made his first try Wednesday
WASHINGTON—Minnesota gets a new U.S. senator on Jan. 3. A spokesman for U.S. Sen. Al Franken said on Wednesday, Dec. 20, that the senator...
December 20, 2017 - 7:42pm
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
Text of Franken resignation speech
WASHINGTON — Here is a copy of U.S. Sen. Al Franken's speech, provided by his office, as prepared for delivery: A couple of months ago,...
December 7, 2017 - 12:52pm
Analysis: Franken resignation sounded strikingly similar to 2008 apology
ST. PAUL -- Al Franken apologized about how he treated women. "I've had some tough conversations this week," Franken said, adding that "it kills...
December 7, 2017 - 12:27pm
Timeline of Franken sexual misconduct allegations
ST. PAUL — Here are some key dates in U.S. Sen. Al Franken's sexual misconduct allegations: Nov. 16: Los Angeles radio host says Franken...
December 7, 2017 - 11:11am
December 6, 2017
How the U.S. tax plan plays out in Minnesota
ST. PAUL—Republicans in Congress are close to a sweeping rewrite of the U.S. tax code that will have long-term implications for Minnesotans....
December 6, 2017 - 9:20pm
UPDATE: Friends call for Franken to step down, but he is not tipping his hat yet
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Al Franken's political friends want and expect him to resign. The Minnesota Democrat plans a Thursday, Dec. 7, announcement...
December 6, 2017 - 5:39pm
December 2, 2017
Hoeven votes ‘yes,’ Heitkamp ‘no’ on tax overhaul
BISMARCK - North Dakota’s senators split their votes early Saturday, Dec. 3, on the Republican overhaul of the tax code. Sen. John Hoeven...
December 2, 2017 - 9:30am
December 1, 2017
Contradicted by deficit study, Republican plan in disarray
WASHINGTON - Republicans began planning for a day like Thursday the moment they took control of Congress four years ago, almost immediately changing...
December 1, 2017 - 6:56am
November 30, 2017
SD senator: Doubling child tax credit will have 'tremendous impact' for families
MITCHELL, S.D.—South Dakota's senior U.S. Sen. John Thune sees a major windfall for average American families under the Senate Republican...
November 30, 2017 - 5:07pm