State Rep. Jim Knoblach ends re-election bid after allegations by daughter

In a statement, the St. Cloud Republican denied the allegations but said he needs to work toward healing his family.
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Millions allegedly stolen from Minn. grain elevator, spent on hunting safaris and taxidermy

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Jimmy Butler
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Wolves' Taylor, Thibodeau said to be unified on plan to trade Butler

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Science

Considering an early flu shot? Maybe not: Vaccine wears off with time

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Sen. Chuck Grassley, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, had set a 2:30 p.m. deadline for lawyers for Christine Blasey Ford to respond to the
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Sen. Chuck Grassley, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, had set a 2:30 p.m. deadline for lawyers for Christine Blasey Ford to respond to the panel's latest offer. It was unclear whether Grassley would permit more negotiations Saturday.

Kavanaugh accuser wants to talk to Senate; terms up in air

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The woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of a decades-old sexual assault has accepted a Senate committee's request to tell her side next week but Christine Blasey Ford wants to resume negotiations over the exact terms of her appearance, her lawyers said Saturday.
Maryland running back Anthony McFarland ran into the end zone for a first-quarter touchdown as Minnesota took on Maryland at Capital One Field in Coll
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Gophers run out of Maryland 42-13 in Big Ten opener; Winfield out with foot injury

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Nicolle Peltier helped with the building of a new playground at Jenny Lind Elementary School in Minneapolis. Pelter said the new playground close to t

New, safer playground going up near site of traumatic Minneapolis crash

Near the site of the crash that shattered a family, a new, safer playground is built in north Minneapolis.
Slow wage growth continues to be puzzling, particularly so far into a long economic expansion.
Business

Schafer: Rising costs are canceling out wage increases for most workers

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Ken Burns said the Mayo Clinic offers “a uniquely American story.”
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Minnesota's Mayo Clinic becomes part of Ken Burns' America

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Opinion

What churches get wrong (and how to repopulate them)

They need not become overtly political, but to regain moral authoritythey must become relevant to today's pressing issues.