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December 21, 2020
U.S. must respond strongly to massive cyberattack
Once again, Trump is ignoring Russia while too many in Congress stay quiet.
December 20, 2020
Here's what guns, COVID have in common
Effective measures needed to address the damage both can do are too often misunderstood.
December 19, 2020
A painful look at Minnesota's deadliest outbreak
COVID has revealed cracks old and new in the state and nation's long-term care system.
December 18, 2020
More clarity is needed on U's decision to cut sports
AD Mark Coyle missed another opportunity to explain the decision on "60 Minutes."
December 17, 2020
Why Myon Burrell is a symbol of hope
He rightly became a free man after an independent review of his controversial conviction, sentence.
December 16, 2020
Minnesota makes difficult choices as COVID cases mount
Hewing to continued disease control measures will help put kids back in classroom.
December 15, 2020
Compromise produced COVID aid deal
Members of both parties came together to help state's businesses and workers.
December 14, 2020
Profiles in fealty: MN GOP delegation fails to defend democracy
U.S. Reps. Emmer, Hagedorn, Stauber and Rep.-elect Fischbach are only loyal to Trump.
December 13, 2020
'Build back better' must include the struggling but vital CDC
Critical agency needs reforms, revitalization after pandemic revealed vulnerabilities.
December 12, 2020
Mixed results from Minneapolis police budgeting
City Council got more control, but how will that help with reform and public safety?
December 11, 2020
Make a deal on state COVID-19 relief
It's not either-or. Small businesses and the unemployed need help to weather the storm.
December 10, 2020
Austin an admirable Secretary of Defense nominee
Congress should grant a waiver for this worthy, barrier-breaking nomination.
December 9, 2020
Don't look to Facebook, social media for COVID-19 vaccine information
Questions are reasonable, but be sure to get answers from credible sources.
December 8, 2020
False election claims erode U.S. credibility
Leadership on issues like Belarus is undermined by Trump's denigration of our democracy.
December 7, 2020
Another challenge for strained school budgets
Even in pandemic, student families need to complete applications for subsidized meals.
December 6, 2020
How to help families of lost coronavirus caregivers
COVID-19 has claimed the lives of health care workers. A new fund aims to help their survivors.
December 5, 2020
Some signs of hope on COVID-19 relief packages
Bipartisanship could lead to both federal and state aid for businesses, individuals.
December 4, 2020
Minnesota has decent roads: True or false?
True, according to a new aggregate ranking — and others. Your mileage may vary.
December 3, 2020
Fund the 'both-and' approach to Minneapolis policing
Cutting the size of the force won't boost public safety or strengthen community ties.
December 3, 2020
It's time to shut down the Big Ten football season
Tests and "stringent medical protocols" haven't been enough to stop COVID outbreaks.
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