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Schools close in advance of storm
Becoming a voice for change: Creating an anti-bullying culture
Senators celebrate Sunday liquor sales on social media
UPDATE: Blizzard warning issued for Goodhue County; likely snowfall adjusted
Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
crime and courts
WIAA individual wrestling: Day one in the books
WIAA individual wrestling: Freund can't create own momentum
WIAA individual wrestling: Schlegel on to quarters, underclassmen get valuable experience
WIAA individual wrestling: Bigger stage, less nerves for Sanford
WIAA individual wrestling: Tulip rides out third period
Spring Valley Cardinals
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
UW-River Falls Dance Theatre to present annual spring concert
Turnout for Laura Ingalls Wilder birthday triples expectations
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids- 2017 Steel Culvert
PIERCE COUNTY: 2/28/17 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 3/1/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 2/23/17 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/22/17 Elementary Facility Comm. Meeting
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
Mary J. Linder, 62
Thomas Ryan, 94
Lars E. Haugrose, 90
Marilyn Elaine Brown, 71
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 15, 2017)
EDITORIAL (Feb. 15, 2017): Living in a blame culture
Paineful Prose: Not always an axe to grind
Kathleen Vinehout column: A few budget details that didn't make headlines
Ron Kind column: Higher Education Action Plan
Real Estate Showcase
March 4, 2013
Minnesota News Roundup: Round one of storm today, Round two overnight into tomorrow
Another winter storm is moving into central and southern Minnesota, and forecasters say it will pack a one-two punch. First this (Mon) morning...
March 4, 2013 - 9:13am
November 2, 2012
Minnesota News Roundup: Wellstone Memorial Date set in Washington
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- A date is now set for a memorial to honor former U-S Senator Paul Wellstone and others who died in a plane crash ten years...
November 2, 2012 - 12:07pm
November 1, 2012
(Update) Minnesota News Roundup: Air traffic from Minnesota to the East Coast starting to be restored
Air traffic from Minnesota to the East Coast is slowly being restored in the wake of "Superstorm Sandy," with JFK and Newark Airports now re-opened...
November 1, 2012 - 10:09am
October 22, 2012
Minnesota News Roundup: Today is the 23rd anniversary of Jacob Wetterling's abduction
ST. PAUL -- Officials at the Jacob Wetterling Resource Center are holding out hope that he's still alive 23 years after being abducted in St. Joseph. Wetterling was 11-years-old on October 22nd, 1989 and would be 34 today.
October 22, 2012 - 11:36am
September 17, 2012
Minnesota News Briefs: Soldier with Minnesota ties killed in Afghanistan
MANKATO, Minn. - An Army sergeant who previously attended Minnesota State University died last week while on duty in Afghanistan. The Department...
September 17, 2012 - 9:25am
March 12, 2012
Vikings' stadium bill in writing, but big hurdles remain
ST. PAUL -- A Vikings stadium bill finally is in print. Given that the debate about whether to build a stadium to replace the downtown Minneapolis...
March 12, 2012 - 9:34am
March 5, 2012
Minnesota News Roundup: Vikings stadium bill predicted to be introduced this week
ST. PAUL - Backers are hoping to introduce a Vikings stadium bill at the legislature this week -- and House Speaker Kurt Zellers has been getting...
March 5, 2012 - 9:36am
January 6, 2012
Woodbury boy cast as lead in touring 'Billy Elliot' musical
Lake Middle School eighth grader Zach Manske has been dancing for the past five years at Woodbury Dance Center. Manske has won his fair share of awards, including the Minnesota State Fair Talent Competition. But Manske followed his feet all the way to Broadway, where he has been...
arts and entertainment/News
January 6, 2012 - 9:44am
Dayton wants stadium site information next week
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton gives Ramsey County and Minneapolis until next Thursday to provide him and key legislators their final proposals...
January 6, 2012 - 9:37am
November 28, 2011
Vikings propose their own stadium financing plan
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. - The Minnesota Vikings have come forward with their own financing plan for a new billion-dollar stadium in Arden Hills. A newspaper ad touting the plan contends that the entire cost of the stadium would be covered by the team's proposed investment of $407-million-dollars...
November 28, 2011 - 9:20am
September 22, 2011
Minnesota News roundup: Weather helping firefighters in the Boundary Waters
ELY, Minn. - The weather is being more than helpful in the fight against the Pagami Creek Fire in northeastern Minnesota. More rain and possible snow today should keep fire movement to a mimimum in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area. The Pagami Creek Fire is now 30-percent contained....
September 22, 2011 - 9:28am
June 10, 2011
Layoff notices arriving in the mail for Minnesota state employees
Layoff notices arrive today in the mailboxes of nearly 36-thousand state employees -- warning that they could be idled if state government shuts...
June 10, 2011 - 9:46am
January 20, 2011
St. Paul Park refinery plans on adding 60 jobs
ST. PAUL PARK, Minn. - The new owner of the St.
January 20, 2011 - 10:08am
November 18, 2009
UPDATE: Authorities say they've found body of missing pilot
CLEARWATER COUNTY, Minn.
November 18, 2009 - 11:21am
Blind man run over at busy intersection, sustains serious injuries
WILLMAR, Minn. -- A 58-year-old Willmar, Minn., man, who is blind, sustained serious chest injuries after he was run over by a vehicle around 6 p.m. Monday. According to police reports, Thomas Dennis Sykora was walking in a crosswalk, using white cane and a guide dog while wearing...
November 18, 2009 - 9:27am