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Bygones for Feb. 21, 2018
A lawmaker's aide called school-shooting survivors 'actors.' Within hours, he was fired.
Southern Minn. school district's special education programming under investigation
Calling it a 'disruption' to education, Bemidji superintendent cancels walkout event against gun violence
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Two medical properties sold in Duluth for $26 million total
SCCU finalizes acquisition of NW Wisconsin bank
Open meetings for ‘can of worms’ scheduled
Soo Locks to open March 25
A Trump dating site used a sex offender as its model, and it has a few other issues, too
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'It feels unreal': Minnesota's Diggins sprints to long-awaited gold in cross-country
U.S. men's hockey team out of medal contention after losing in shootout
Lindsey Vonn wins bronze in her last Olympic downhill
Prep girls hockey: State trip is no mirage for Proctor-Hermantown
2018 Winter Olympics: Vonn's gold hopes go downhill
Firehouse cooks turn up the heat: Having each other’s back extends to the kitchen
Nibbles and notes for Feb. 21, 2018
Readings & Writers for Feb. 18, 2018
Lost wedding dress found 32 years later
Heartland Indie Best-sellers
John Ahlberg Myers
Tom & Monica Martin
Michael and Janet Hayes
Florabel Ann Lundquist
Patricia Louise Gentry
Carol Cummings Scinocca
Educator's View: Top-down directive ignored teachers
Reader's View: Let's talk about what offends, why
Reader's View: Parade would be for merchants of death
Reader's View: Those religious not always more virtuous
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
Gun debate begins as Legislature begins 2018 work
ST. PAUL — Minnesota lawmakers will be drawn into a gun debate that has blossomed since last week's Florida school shooting that left 17...
February 19, 2018 - 3:03pm
February 17, 2018
Lawmakers to attend sexual harassment training: Committee seats at stake, Daudt says
ST. PAUL — Minnesota House members had better attend an upcoming all-day sexual harassment and bias training session — or they'll...
February 17, 2018 - 10:43am
What do federal tax changes mean in Minn.?: Lawmakers decide if taxpayers pay less
ST. PAUL — The federal overhaul of the tax code that Congress approved in December could have serious consequences for Minnesotans depending...
February 17, 2018 - 10:43am
February 16, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Wellstone group involved in internal action
ST. PAUL — Wellstone Action has trained thousands of "progressive" candidates and campaign workers, and claimed to have helped 1,000 get...
February 16, 2018 - 3:17pm
Minnesota lawmakers must pass own budget, but not much work mandatory
ST. PAUL — The 2018 Minnesota Legislature opens at noon Tuesday, Feb. 20, and there are plenty of questions about what topics might be debated....
February 16, 2018 - 10:44am
February 13, 2018
Dayton, legislative leaders: We get along just fine, thanks
ST. PAUL — It wasn't exactly a kumbaya moment, but Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton wrapping his arm around Republican House Speaker Kurt Daudt...
February 13, 2018 - 6:46pm
Path is clear to Lt. Gov. Fischbach's Senate seating, but lawmakers say a challenge could be coming
ST. PAUL — With a week to go before the start of the 2018 legislative session, lawmakers said Tuesday, Feb. 13, they do not foresee any...
February 13, 2018 - 6:24pm
February 12, 2018
Minnesota voters keep status quo in special legislative elections
ST. PAUL -- Political organizations targeted a pair of Minnesota special legislative elections, only to see voters opt for no change in political...
February 12, 2018 - 10:06pm
February 9, 2018
Gov. Dayton, legislative leaders to answer questions together
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's governor and legislative leaders often communicate with each other by letter or by talking to the media. But a week...
February 9, 2018 - 11:50am
February 6, 2018
Johnson, Walz win governor caucus polls, but is Pawlenty running?
ST. PAUL -- Second-time Minnesota governor candidate Jeff Johnson easily won a Tuesday, Feb. 6 straw poll, but could face a bigger obstacle...
February 6, 2018 - 10:40pm
Pawlenty quits lobbying job. Will he run for governor?
ST. PAUL—Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty stole the spotlight from Republican candidates in the governor's race Tuesday, Feb. 6, hours before...
February 6, 2018 - 11:53am
December 13, 2017
Our View: Government, stop protecting your creeps
With so many troubling and disturbing revelations emerging with the allegations of sexual misconduct and sexual impropriety, who's to say what's...
December 13, 2017 - 12:13am
November 16, 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 16, 2017 - 5:00pm
October 21, 2017
Lawmakers' response: Range DFLers support Line 3, the project's good jobs
Recent comments on the News Tribune Opinion page seemed intended to distort our support of Enbridge's Line 3 project as well as our support for...
October 21, 2017 - 3:34pm
October 11, 2017
Minn. GOP's Kurt Daudt remains undecided on run for governor
VIRGINIA, Minn. — Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt is still deciding if he will enter the governor's race in 2018, saying Tuesday, OCt....
October 11, 2017 - 6:16am