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Barn destroyed in Denmark Township fire
Charges: Cross-state Walmart scam involved employee impersonation
Families share shocking stories of elder abuse at Minn. care centers
Cities say they need state money to meet water rules
'No new bright, shiny objects' in U of M bonding request
crime and courts
Hastings alpine ski teams finish fourth and sixth at state
Hastings Raiders wrestling team returns to state!
'It feels unreal': Minnesota's Diggins sprints to long-awaited gold in cross-country
Raiders alpine ski teams on to state
Sophomore nordic skier Trevor Caflisch qualifies for state in photo finish
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
Mural completed for installation at Levee Park in Hastings
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
'Fight the New Drug' event in Woodbury to examine effects of pornography
arts and entertainment
DOUGLAS TOWNSHIP: 3/13/18 election
RAVENNA TWP ELEC NOTICE 3-13-18
ACCURACY TEST ICE 3-2-18
Senior living facility Legends of Cottage Grove poised for move-in
125,000 out-of-towners expected for Super Bowl, pre-game events in Twin Cities
New boutique to open in downtown Hastings
United Way of Hastings to Move Office to the Heart of Hastings
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Place a Business Announcement
Kevin A. Scott
Kim M. (Schluessler) Wood
Robert J. Kruse
Supporting Denny McNamara
Throwing Away $122 Million of Our
Letter to the
Vote Karla Bigham for Education, Feb 12
Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Letter: A big help in a trying time
Take care of the one heart that beats for you
Letter: Big money and politics
Capitol Chatter: Are Otto win, Nolan retirement linked?
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November 17, 2017
Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
ST. PAUL — Minnesota House members who refuse to take sex harassment prevention training may have a whole lot of time on their hands. House...
November 17, 2017 - 6:29pm
Court says Minnesota Legislature has enough money to remain open
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislative leaders say they will limp along to the 2018 legislative session by taking money from a House-Senate commission....
November 17, 2017 - 2:45pm
November 14, 2017
U.S. high court to hear Minnesota political apparel case
ST. PAUL — The U.S. Supreme Court will consider whether a Minnesota law banning political items in and near polling places violates free...
November 14, 2017 - 2:45pm
November 10, 2017
Sexual harassment allegations against Sen. Schoen, Rep. Cornish erupt at Minnesota Capitol
ST. PAUL --The national phenomenon of women alleging sexual harassment by men in power erupted in the Minnesota Capitol, following allegations...
November 10, 2017 - 9:57am
October 27, 2017
After some disappointment over Trump's opioid announcement, MN leaders expected to push for more money
ST. PAUL — More than 400 Minnesotans died due to opioids last year, up from 344 a year earlier. The epidemic, a word often used to describe...
October 27, 2017 - 4:04pm
Little changes in Minnesota insurance are expected as enrollment begins
ST. PAUL — The political rhetoric has been much more substantial than changes coming to Minnesotans' 2018 health plans. The federal Affordable...
October 27, 2017 - 2:28pm
October 16, 2017
Shopping season begins for insurance policies
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans can begin shopping for individual health insurance policies but only to window shop, not to buy yet. Since buying...
October 16, 2017 - 2:12pm
October 14, 2017
The race is on: Gubernatorial candidates visit with local farmers
Friday, Oct. 13, was the start of the 2018 gubernatorial race for the next Minnesota governor. Throughout the state, farmers invited candidates...
October 14, 2017 - 5:51pm
October 5, 2017
Many farmers comply with controversial buffer law
ST. PAUL — Most Minnesota farmers will meet the first deadline to put buffers between cropland and water. Executive Director John John...
October 5, 2017 - 5:29pm
October 4, 2017
Minnesotans headed to USDA
WASHINGTON — Two men with Minnesota backgrounds are set to move into their U.S. Department of Agriculture offices. The Senate late Tuesday,...
October 4, 2017 - 4:49pm
Here's how much money Minn. candidates have received from gun rights lobbyists
Pictured below is a representation of how much money Minnesota's political candidates have received from gun rights lobbyists in the previous...
October 4, 2017 - 2:20pm
September 27, 2017
Final individual insurance policy answers coming Monday for Minnesotans
ST. PAUL—The country's health insurance situation is more confusing than ever, but within days at least one segment of Minnesota's population...
September 27, 2017 - 6:15pm
September 25, 2017
Klobuchar says troubled health care bill shows need for bipartisan work
WASHINGTON -- Republican-written federal health care legislation that appeared lacking enough votes to pass is proof a bipartisan effort is needed...
September 25, 2017 - 9:58pm
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
August 11, 2017
Water quality remains a Minnesota problem. State launches effort to make improvements.
ST. PAUL—The governor called for making the Minnesota River "fishable and swimmable" within 10 years. That was then-Minnesota Gov. Arne...
August 11, 2017 - 11:35am