The resistance to a new Trump administration has already started

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A sprawling network of Democratic officials, progressive activists, watchdog groups and ex-Republicans has been taking extraordinary steps to prepare for a potential second Trump presidency, drawn together by the fear that Trump's return to power would pose a grave threat not just to their agenda but to American democracy
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Two new 'COP Houses' to open in St. Cloud

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Medcalf: A letter to absentee fathers — it's not too late to get it right

Jane McLandress, pictured along the shore of her Lake Jewett home with dog Oskar on Tuesday, June 11. She used to live next to a noisy Airbnb until th
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Jane McLandress, pictured along the shore of her Lake Jewett home with dog Oskar on Tuesday, June 11. She used to live next to a noisy Airbnb until the owner said he sold it after too many complaints and...

Minnesota's most lake-rich county cracks down on large, loud vacation rental homes

Another county tries to balance NIMBYs with VRBOs as neighbors are hoping a new ordinance will bring some reprieve after years of parties, but some vacation homeowners say the regulations are an overreach.
Large-scale homes were under construction in the Brookshire development in Lakeville on Thursday. Lakeville is one of the fastest-growing suburbs, in
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Minnesota's urban core has boomed. But now momentum is shifting back to the suburbs.

Gophers players huddled before last year's season opener against Nebraska.

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Gophers land pair of offensive lineman in key recruiting weekend

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From his home in Pipestone, retired U.S. Army Maj. Robert Douty, along with his family, talks with his son U.S. Army Lt. Col. Brian Douty, who is curr
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Tolkkinen: A Pipestone father and his Army son share a Father's Day call

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Bassett Creek as it flows toward downtown Minneapolis just before it disappears underground, shown in the 1990s.

Why did Minneapolis bury Bassett Creek?

The waterway was used as an industrial dumping ditch. Then city leaders tunneled it out of sight.
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