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Elderly, disabled care top priorities for legislators
Higher Minnesota taxes? Take a guess
State denies Duluth's request on police body cameras
Winter Trails Day celebration planned
Meth use, winter cold led to Mahnomen men’s deaths
Laker gymnasts No. 1 in season's first state poll
Lakers complete Bemidji sweep
Girls basketball: Lakers bounce back against Bemidji
Boys Hoops: Undefeated Battlers hold off Hornets
Barlund, Tappe lead Hornet girls over Braves
Homemade crescent rolls
Jesus was Jewish
The importance of meeting enrollment deadlines
Social Security COLA became law in 1950
Local student gets MSUM scholarship
Friends & Neighbors
Samuelson named VP at Bell State Bank
Beware: Online flower scams claim locality
Smart tax moves to consider
RDO’s John Deere Equipment moves, grows
Tri-State to announce scholarship winners
In 'Wild,' scenery provides backdrop for life's journey
Oyster: It’s like Netflix for the bookworm
'Theory of Everything' is high on talent, low on story
Reviewing the best reads of 2014
Variety of events planned in area
‘Merry Christmas!’ I shouted
Letter: Farm groups, townships oppose Red River dam
Letter: DL basketball players rally around their 4-year-old fan
Legacy funds have not been idle
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Voyageurs National Park grows by 61 acres
Wolf ruling may have national impact
Court order puts Great Lakes wolves back on endangered species list
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
October 10, 2012
Politicians: Small businesses are not all alike
The two major presidential candidates say they love small businesses and want to help. "Now, Governor Romney and I do share a deep interest in encouraging small business growth," President Barack Obama said during his first debate with challenger Mitt Romney. "So at the same time...
news / government
October 10, 2012 - 11:03am
February 1, 2009
North Dakota State President calls for second look at security position
FARGO - North Dakota State University President Joseph Chapman on Friday directed the head of campus safety to assess the position that's been regarded as Chapman's "bodyguard." Chapman, who since this fall has had an armed NDSU police captain occasionally accompany him to games...
February 1, 2009 - 12:00am
January 26, 2009
NDSU President receives police protection
FARGO - Protecting North Dakota State University's president is now a major role of a position in the campus police department. NDSU police...
January 26, 2009 - 12:00am
October 23, 2008
Arne Carlson backs Obama
ST. PAUL - Minnesota's maverick Republican today endorsed Democrat Barack Obama for president. Two-term Gov. Arne Carlson said he picked Obama in part because of recent comments by GOP U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann indicating she might think Obama is anti-American.
October 23, 2008 - 12:00am
October 15, 2008
Reuters/C-SPAN/Zogby Poll: Obama 48%, McCain 44%
Democratic Party presidential nominee Barack Obama moved outside the margin of error in his race against Republican John McCain, leading now by 6.2 percentage points in the latest edition of the Reuters/C-SPAN/Zogby daily tracking poll. Data from this poll is available here In this...
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am
October 9, 2008
Reuters/C-SPAN/Zogby Poll: Obama 48%, McCain 45% as presidential race enters final month
The race for President of the United States remains far too close to call between Democrat Barack Obama and Republican John McCain as the contest enters its last four weeks, and with a pair of crucial debates immediately ahead, the first report of the fall Reuters/C-SPAN/Zogby daily...
October 9, 2008 - 12:00am
Libertarian presidential candidate says Bush administration hyped danger to justify bailout
Libertarian presidential candidate Bob Barr blasted the Bush administration for using fear to get a $700 billion federal bailout package through Congress. "The Bush administration once again misled Americans into believing extreme danger was imminent and extraordinary U.S.
October 9, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
It's not Pawlenty, it's Alaska governor -- and darkhorse candidate -- Sarah Palin
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty will not be John McCain's running mate. Instead, it appeared Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin would be the pick. National media began to report at mid-morning McCain that picked the 44-year-old Alaskan, who would be introduced at an 11 a.m. speech in Dayton, Ohio. Palin...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 23, 2008
Critic questions whether new home for NDSU president is a copy
FARGO - At least one local architect questions whether the design for a new North Dakota State University president's house is unique enough to be a campus landmark. Phil Stahl said he and area architects have been buzzing this week about how similar plans for the president's house...
August 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 25, 2008
Pawlenty mum on VP talk
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am
April 5, 2008
Hummel column: Class president for 55 years
In the fall of 1953, when Dwight D. Eisenhower was President of the United States, my class elected Gordon senior class president. For those of you who are juniors in high school, pay attention -- there is a lesson here. When you elect your class president next year, vote for leadership,...
April 5, 2008 - 12:00am
February 23, 2008
Hummel Column: Why would anybody want to be president?
Here's an easy question -- what do the following folks have in common: Tommy Thompson, Chuck Hegel, Sam Brownback, Tom Tancredo, Duncan Hunter, Fred Thompson, Ron Paul, Rudy Giuliani, Mike Hukabee, Mitt Romney, John McCain, Mike Gravel, Joe Biden, Chris Dodd, John Edwards, Dennis...
February 23, 2008 - 12:00am