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November 16, 2017
Mike Tusken (2013 file photo / News Tribune)
Duluth police chief asks City Council to lessen budget cuts
November 16, 2017 - 10:21pm
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) speaks during a news conference at the Capitol after the House passed a sweeping rewrite of the tax code on Nov. 16, 2017. (Al Drago/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
The House just passed its big tax bill. Here's what is in it.
November 16, 2017 - 9:06pm
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Bill would make online 'catfishing' iIllegal in Wisconsin
November 16, 2017 - 4:44pm
Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Oct. 18, 2017. Copyright 2017 New York Times
Accusations of sexual misconduct throw Franken into a political minefield
November 16, 2017 - 12:28pm
November 15, 2017
Reader's View: Trump won with action over rhetoric
November 15, 2017 - 6:41pm
NAFTA talks resume as US warns `short fuse' may burn down
November 15, 2017 - 10:51am
November 14, 2017
Lawrence Yetka is pictured cleaning out his Cloquet law office shortly before taking his seat on the Minnesota Supreme Court in 1973. Yetka, a justice for nearly two decades and a longtime force in state DFL politics, died Sunday in Cloquet. (News Tribune file photo)
Cloquet native Yetka, force in Minnesota law and politics, dies at 93
November 14, 2017 - 7:28pm
 Dr. Gavin Clarkson image via press release from U.S. Department of the Interior Indian Affairs.
Appointee to Bureau of Indian Affairs resigns after report slams loan program he oversaw
November 14, 2017 - 12:58pm
November 13, 2017
Donald Trump Jr. arrives on Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland, April 16, 2017. (Al Drago/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Donald Trump Jr. communicated with WikiLeaks during 2016 campaign
November 13, 2017 - 7:21pm
File photo of Sean Hannity, Fox News TV host. (Joe Buglewicz/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Sean Hannity's fans call for Keurig boycott after coffeemaker company pulls ads from his show
November 13, 2017 - 12:37pm
November 11, 2017
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers hold a news conference Tuesday on the House tax plan. Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Federal tax plan needs help to better benefit Northland
November 11, 2017 - 9:00pm
November 10, 2017
Rep. Kerry Gauthier of Duluth tells a 2011 House committee that he supports longer sentences for sex offenders. On Thursday, police released a report indicating he had been investigated on an allegation he had oral sex at a rest area with a minor.
Minn. Capitol Chatter: 2012 sex scandal came at a different time than 2017 allegations
November 10, 2017 - 10:50pm
Rep. Kerry Gauthier of Duluth tells a 2011 House committee that he supports longer sentences for sex offenders. In 2012, he was caught having oral sex with a 17-year-old boy at a rest area near Duluth.
Capitol Chatter: Today's sex scandals take different tone than 2012 event
November 10, 2017 - 7:36pm
November 9, 2017
Sen. Dan Schoen, D-Cottage Grove. Courtesy photo / Dan Schoen
Sexual harassment allegations erupt at Minnesota Capitol
November 9, 2017 - 10:15pm
Kurt Zellers, right, tells three Minnesota Republican governor candidates the rules for a Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, forum during the AgriGrowth annual meeting in Minneapolis. Candidates from left are state Sen. David Osmek, state Rep. Matt Dean and former state Rep. Keith Downey. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota governor candidates differ on ag approaches
November 9, 2017 - 7:08pm
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