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Lawyers for Kavanaugh accuser say she accepts Senate committee's request to testify
Health care Q+A with Minnesota Senate candidates Smith, Housley
Moderators, Wardlow bring Ellison's abuse allegations to center stage during debate
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The Jacob Wetterling case file
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Gophers gashed by Maryland in Big Ten opener
Cobbers crush Hamline in St. Thomas tuneup
Photo gallery: Concordia Cobbers dominate Hamline Sept. 22
Trailblazer and 'father figure,' Dennis Green gets place in Vikings' Ring of Honor
No. 1-ranked Bison, Cox glide to victory against Delaware
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Nelson: Linton homecoming prank was not fueled by racism
Stark: What bugs me is this "reinvention" thing
Shaw: Recreational marijuana: I'm high on the idea
Letter: 'Just shut up and step up. Do the right thing for a change'
Letter: No, we don't have to believe Christine Ford
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Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
Back to the drawing board: Forum columnist Swift rediscovers love for art after career in writing
The Holmes is going purple! Prince's band The Revolution to perform Sept. 27
Gasper's School of Dance to open second location
First podcast episode of ‘Who Killed Tommy?’ available now
Irvin moves across Duluth harbor for first time in 30 years
Pet first-aid app offers quick access to answers
Kia crossover is short on exterior style but long on value
N.D. airports see overall boardings increase
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Two hours after meeting him, Central Minnesota woman offers man her kidney
St. Anthony of Padua to host fall dinner
David Rinaldi to speak at Nativity Church
Missouri Synod leader to speak at Fargo conference
Should perennials be cut back in fall? It depends.
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September 15, 2018
Minneapolis company rolls out bullet-resistant dividers for classrooms
A Minneapolis company is producing what it says is the first bullet-resistant portable room divider designed specifically for rapid deployment...
September 15, 2018 - 1:00pm
August 29, 2018
Newspapers get a reprieve as trade commission nullifies tariffs on newsprint
A federal agency handed the financially beleaguered newspaper industry a victory Wednesday, Aug. 29, with a unanimous ruling that effectively...
August 29, 2018 - 2:37pm
August 10, 2018
Engine project helps raise funds in memory of late classmate
WADENA, Minn. — While he wasn't up to his elbows in grease, Sam Kelderman has been at the heart of a project two teens took on involving...
August 10, 2018 - 10:17am
August 7, 2018
Minnesota looking to attract 'mass timber' producers as alternative to steel for building construction
DULUTH — A burgeoning industry based on a relatively new type of material may be coming to Minnesota. Known as mass timber, the material...
August 7, 2018 - 7:54am
August 6, 2018
Minnesota looking to attract wood building material producers
DULUTH—A burgeoning industry based on a relatively new type of material may be coming to Minnesota. Known as mass timber, the material is an alternative to steel in building construction. While dozens of buildings constructed with the product are dotted around the country,...
August 6, 2018 - 7:59pm
Newspapers caught up in trade war see tariffs pushing them off cliff
Newspapers in the U.S. are caught up in the fine print of President Donald Trump's trade war, as less attention grabbing tariffs on paper imports...
August 6, 2018 - 10:49am
July 27, 2018
Trade war threatens to take legs from Caterpillar resurgence
For Caterpillar, a bellwether of American industrial might, President Donald Trump's trade war is threatening to halt what was shaping up as...
July 27, 2018 - 10:44am
July 13, 2018
Mid America Steel to occupy new digs by year's end
FARGO—Mid America Steel's new home is taking shape in north Fargo, but it may be the end of the year before all of the company's operations...
July 13, 2018 - 3:00pm
June 26, 2018
Local HOG members weigh in on tensions between Harley-Davidson and President Trump
FARGO—News reports Monday, June 25, of Harley-Davidson plans to shift some production of its motorcycles overseas drew the ire of President...
June 26, 2018 - 6:43pm
June 25, 2018
Harley-Davidson moves work offshore to limit blow from Trump's trade war
Facing higher costs from tariffs, Harley-Davidson said it is shifting production of motorcycles sold to European customers from the United States...
June 25, 2018 - 11:19am
June 23, 2018
North Dakota manufacturers left to weather uncertainty of trade war
GRAND FORKS—Steel and aluminum prices are rising in the region, and that means higher prices for farming equipment, recreational vehicles, motorhomes and more. With tariffs in place on steel and aluminum from U.S. allies since early June and threats of retaliatory tariffs from...
June 23, 2018 - 1:07pm
June 22, 2018
Making it in Fargo-Moorhead: Manufacturing sector helps make local economy run
FARGO—With all the talk about American manufacturing disappearing, the often-heard question is this: Does America make anything anymore?...
June 22, 2018 - 3:00pm
June 10, 2018
North Dakota, Minnesota companies feel effects of tariffs
Steelmakers are happy. But what about everybody else? President Donald Trump's new steel and aluminum tariffs, which went into effect on imports...
June 10, 2018 - 7:14am
May 18, 2018
Fargo Assembly closing three plants in ND
ELLENDALE, N.D.—Fargo Assembly Company is reportedly closing three plants in Edgeley, Ellendale and Lehr in the southcentral part of North Dakota. The 43-year-old wiring harness manufacturer has two more plants in Fargo and one in Lisbon. "It's true that we are closing," said...
May 18, 2018 - 9:31pm
May 4, 2018
Marvin Cos.’ president and CEO opens a window on his family’s venerable Minnesota firm
WARROAD, Minn.—With more than 5,000 employees in 12 factories across the United States—about 2,100 of whom are located in Minnesota—The...
May 4, 2018 - 4:03pm