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September 22, 2017
Dayton, GOP fail to reach deal to fund Legislature
12 hours 48 min ago
Duluth candidate forum on poverty scheduled
17 hours 4 min ago
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) boards an elevator on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Sept. 18, 2017. McCain on Sept. 22 announced he would oppose the latest Republican proposal to repeal the Affordable Care Act, leaving GOP leaders with little hope of succeeding in their last-ditch attempt to dismantle the health law. (Tom Brenner/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
McCain says he will vote 'no' for GOP health-care bill, dealing major blow to repeal effort
21 hours 55 min ago
September 21, 2017
Duluth City Council proposes higher levy to fund public safety
September 21, 2017 - 9:46pm
September 20, 2017
Sen. Bill Cassidy of Louisiana listens a news conference about the health-care plan he and three other Republican senators are pushing to upend major elements of the Affordable Care Act. MUST CREDIT: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg.
Graham-Cassidy bill would cut funding to 34 states, report shows
September 20, 2017 - 9:50pm
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton
Mediation to begin today over veto by Gov. Dayton
September 20, 2017 - 8:22pm
Paul Manafort, Donald Trump's former campaign manager, in New York, May 4, 2016. (Damon Winter/ The New York Times)
Manafort offered to give Russian billionaire 'private briefings' on 2016 campaign
September 20, 2017 - 4:37pm
September 19, 2017
Minnesota Legislature warns of winter shutdown if no deal with Dayton
September 19, 2017 - 7:55pm
September 18, 2017
Paul Manafort, Donald Trump's campaign manager, before the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, July 17, 2016. Manafort met with Senate Intelligence Committee investigators on July 25, 2017, to discuss the June 2016 meeting between a Russian lawyer and Trump’s inner circle that was set up to receive damaging information about Hillary Clinton, according to a person familiar with the discussion.(Eric Thayer/ The New York Times)
Trump campaign adviser was wiretapped under secret court orders, according to CNN report
September 18, 2017 - 7:52pm
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), center, shakes hands with Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-N.J.), chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, during a news conference about funding bills, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 14, 2017. (Al Drago/The New York Times)
Senate passes $700 billion defense bill leaving several controversial policies unresolved
September 18, 2017 - 7:47pm
Rep. Rick Nolan speaks during health-care forum organized by the Head of the Lakes United Way in the Underground at the Depot in Duluth in March 2017. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
GOP puts early target on Nolan ahead of 2018 midterm elections
September 18, 2017 - 7:09pm
U.S. bombers combine with South Korean and Japanese aircraft in a show of force over the Korean Peninsula on Sept. 17.  Staff Sgt. Steven Schneider, Defense Department.
U.S. jets drop live bombs in a new, massive show of force aimed at North Korea
September 18, 2017 - 12:26pm
September 17, 2017
On health care: The health care system's transition to value
September 17, 2017 - 8:27pm
Al Christianson
City administrator’s view: Real Flambeau Mine story free of problems
September 17, 2017 - 8:00pm
Feds still considering Minnesota proposal to lower insurance rates as time running out
September 17, 2017 - 7:13pm