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Biden and Sanders spar on health care as virus dominates debate
Minn. Legislature to shift to remote working, will address new coronavirus response Monday
University of North Dakota directing nonessential employees to work from home; NDSU to discuss options Monday
North Dakota to close K-12 schools for 5 days starting Monday
Minnesota district courts suspend certain proceedings
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Reports: NFL league year will start on time
Iditarod continues on despite coronavirus outbreak
Twins plan for life in a holding pattern
With Badger roots, Strobel finds family with the Gophers
January 1, 2020
New USDA report paints grim picture for America's most rural counties
ST. PAUL — While the United States' overall economy has picked up steam in the decade since the Great Recession, some parts of America still...
January 1, 2020 - 7:00am
December 27, 2019
Constitutional carry, guns in schools, background checks: How Minn., Dakotas gun laws compare
ST. PAUL — As 2019 comes to a close, the number of recorded mass shootings across the country outnumbers the days of the year: 406 mass shootings,...
December 27, 2019 - 5:11pm
December 26, 2019
While Minnesota works toward climate policy reform, Dakotas see emissions increase
ST PAUL -- As young people across the country take to their state Capitol and to local city hall steps in protest, weather events
December 26, 2019 - 6:15am
December 11, 2019
Midwestern Republicans and Democrats struggle for common ground on rising prescription costs
ST. PAUL — Republican and Democratic members of Congress from the Midwest agree that high prescription drug prices are a problem, but no one...
December 11, 2019 - 7:26pm
December 9, 2019
Thune, Klobuchar urge FCC to prioritize 'sustainable' rural broadband in $20.4 billion initiative
ST. PAUL — South Dakota Republican U.S. Sen. John Thune and Minnesota Democrat U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar are urging the Federal Communications...
December 9, 2019 - 5:34pm
November 27, 2019
Women made historic gains in 2018 — unless they were Republicans
ST PAUL — In 2018's midterm elections, across the country women ran for and were elected to public office in record numbers. Currently, there...
November 27, 2019 - 7:03pm
November 26, 2019
After Minneapolis bans LGBTQ+ conversion therapy, what's next?
MINNEAPOLIS — When Jack Richter was 22 years old, his world "came crashing down." Richter, a student at the prestigious Eastman School of Music,...
November 26, 2019 - 8:19pm
November 25, 2019
New report suggests thousands of Native women victimized on Northern Plains, warns of KXL impact
ST. PAUL — A newly released report has found that hundreds of indigenous women have gone missing or murdered in the U.S. Northern Plains region,...
November 25, 2019 - 7:03pm
November 14, 2019
Minnesota, Dakotas congressional delegations react to impeachment proceedings
ST. PAUL — With the U.S. House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence having wrapped the second day of this week's impeachment proceedings,...
November 14, 2019 - 5:48pm
September 23, 2019
Debate over presumptive probation revived in SD Legislature's talks on drug law
RAPID CITY, S.D. — As South Dakota lawmakers and experts spend the summer taking a look at the state's drug laws — which are among the strictest...
September 23, 2019 - 6:40pm
September 19, 2019
South Dakota to install four-way stop near Woonsocket after accident claimed three teens' lives
PIERRE, S.D. — The state is installing a four-way stop at a southeastern South Dakota rural intersection after a three-vehicle accident claimed...
September 19, 2019 - 6:45pm
Noem, US Dept. of Education push for tech programs as less than half of South Dakota graduates are career-ready
PIERRE, S.D. — Days after a report found that less than half of South Dakota high school graduates are considered college- or career-ready,...
September 19, 2019 - 6:01pm
September 18, 2019
Federal court blocks Noem's controversial anti-'riot boosting' law
PIERRE, S.D. — A federal judge has blocked South Dakota's controversial anti-"riot boosting" law as a lawsuit challenging the law's constitutionality...
September 18, 2019 - 5:50pm
South Dakota's Rep. Johnson to Congress: Time to pass the USMCA
PIERRE, S.D. — South Dakota's Republican U.S. Rep. Dusty Johnson says it's time for Congress to pass a trade deal with Mexico and Canada. On...
September 18, 2019 - 4:40pm
September 16, 2019
Roads closed, covered in water as flooding hits southeastern South Dakota, again
PIERRE, S.D. — After yet another round of flooding washed out southeastern South Dakota last week, more than a dozen major routes remain closed...
September 16, 2019 - 4:06pm