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North Dakota Geological Survey announces public fossil dig dates
Sen. Klobuchar collects on Vikings-Saints wager
Gay couple who ordered wedding programs got pamphlets about Satan instead, lawsuit says
Minn. gets price tag for buying or leasing western Minn. prison
ND pipeline protester accused of shooting at officers set to change plea
crime and courts
Beer and bacon take center stage at annual Happy Harry's festival
A men's rights activist edits 'The Last Jedi' to remove the women
Lead singer of the Cranberries dies at age 46
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
Marilyn Hagerty: Always an adventure at the museum cafe
Those box-top fundraisers? Just 'junk-food marketing' to kids, experts say
Duluth Rage Room offers safe place for releasing emotions
Does Champagne have to have bubbles?
There were over 12,000 poison control calls for people eating laundry pods last year
Smaller hockey programs focus on retention, growth rather than state tournaments
Red Lake Falls hockey team competes with low numbers
Wednesday's local scoreboard
Ex-MVP Morneau has no regrets as he retires for front-office role with Twins
Less than month after starting in bowl game, Washington State QB commits suicide, police say
Kirk J. Carlson
Randall W. Torgerson
Doug Leier: A short look back at what made news in the outdoors in 2017
Outdoors Notebook: North Dakota Game and Fish to offer 502 nonresident archery tags
A stringer of success: Longtime Devils Lake fishing tourney organizer will reel in 34th year
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Siskins may be plain birds, but they're never dull
Commentary: In court arguments, State of North Dakota argues that Heitkamp’s 2012 election victory couldn’t be verified
Ted Cruz: Time to put Kim Jong Un on his heels
Commentary: Let's stop obsessing over dirty words
Analysis: Unexpected defeat in rural Wis. special election sets off GOP alarm bells
Letter: United States' meddling continues
government and politics
January 17, 2018
Sen. Klobuchar collects on Vikings-Saints wager
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota on Wednesday collected on her Vikings-Saints wager with U.S. Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana. After reliving Stefon Diggs' game-winning touchdown catch -- Klobuchar enthusiastically, Kennedy not so much -- Kennedy offered Klobuchar...
18 hours 7 min ago
MNsure: Record enrollment for insurance through exchange went smoothly
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's individual health insurance marketplace, MNsure, saw record enrollments and the smoothest annual sign-up period...
19 hours 1 min ago
Fergus Falls seeks $8.9 million for demolition at former mental hospital campus
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — After more than a decade of tossing around ideas of what to do with the historic mental hospital campus here, city...
19 hours 42 min ago
ND tourism officials unveil plans for 2018
BISMARCK—North Dakota state tourism officials revealed plans for marketing the state this year on television, in print and through other...
21 hours 24 min ago
Bemidji seeks state funding for proposed northern Minn. veterans home
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The Minnesota Senate Capital Investment Committee held a meeting in Bemidji Wednesday, Jan. 17, before an audience of veterans...
21 hours 57 min ago
ND college student invited to visit Pence prior to pro-life march
BISMARCK — A University of Mary student has been invited to a reception with Vice President Mike Pence prior to the nation's largest anti-abortion...
22 hours 30 min ago
Kelly calls some of President Trump's campaign pledges on immigration, wall 'uninformed,' meeting attendees say
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly told Democratic lawmakers Wednesday that the United States will never construct a physical wall along the...
23 hours 26 min ago
Former ND lawmaker and newspaper giant John Andrist, called one of the finest men, dies at 86
BISMARCK—John Andrist, a giant in North Dakota's newspaper industry and a former state lawmaker, died early Wednesday, Jan. 17, in a Fargo...
23 hours 45 min ago
Minn. health insurance program breaks previous record for signups
ST. PAUL — A record number of Minnesotans have signed up for health insurance coverage through the state’s MNsure program. The program said...
January 17, 2018 - 2:59pm
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly expresses optimism about DACA deal without suggesting timeline
WASHINGTON - As House Republican leaders worked to avoid a government shutdown by rounding up votes for a short-term spending bill, White House...
January 17, 2018 - 2:45pm
NFL asks reporters to specify their race for Super Bowl press passes
The NFL is requiring journalists covering Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis to provide racial identification in requesting credentials to be admitted...
January 17, 2018 - 11:49am
Warning of 'thousands of unverifiable votes,' ND asks judge to lift order on voter ID law
BISMARCK—The state of North Dakota asked a federal judge this week to lift a 2016 order preventing it from implementing its voter identification...
January 17, 2018 - 11:43am
Trump's 'Fake News Awards' are shaping up to be a total flop
President Donald Trump, former star of "The Apprentice," knows how to put on a show. Yet his "Fake News Awards" are shaping up to be a total...
January 17, 2018 - 11:25am
Nearly all members of National Park Service advisory panel resign in frustration
Three-quarters of the members of a federally chartered board advising the National Park Service abruptly quit Monday night out of frustration...
January 17, 2018 - 7:04am
January 16, 2018
Third contender announces bid for Bismarck mayor
BISMARCK -- Mandan businessman Terry Barnes said he’s entering the Bismarck mayor’s race at the urging of a number of citizens. “People...
January 16, 2018 - 9:57pm