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Watch: President Trump holds campaign rally in Bemidji

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 20:17
BEMIDJI, Minn. — President Donald Trump made a campaign stop at Bemidji Aviation Services at 6 p.m. CDT Friday, Sept. 18.

Trump delivers sprawling speech to thousands at Bemidji rally

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 20:05
BEMIDJI, Minn. — President Donald Trump spoke before a sea of thousands of red-hatted supporters gathered at Bemidji Aviation Services Friday evening, Sept. 18, coinciding with Joe Biden’s Duluth visit and the start of early voting for the North Star State.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg dies at age 87 from pancreatic cancer

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 18:46
Her departure could dramatically alter the ideological balance of the court, which currently has a 5-4 conservative majority, by moving it further to the right.

Watch: Red River football vs. West Fargo

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 18:29
The Red River football team has a home conference game vs. West Fargo tonight, Sept. 18. Kickoff is at 7 p.m.

Hours after U.S.-Canada border closure extended to Oct. 21, Trump says it 'opening pretty soon'

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 18:24
OTTAWA, Sept 18 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said border restrictions between Canada and the United States because of the novel coronavirus pandemic would be lifted "pretty soon," just hours after the two countries confirmed they would remain in place until at least Oct. 21.

Biden jabs trump on COVID-19 response, economy during union hall stop outside Duluth

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 18:06
The former vice president arrived Friday to speak at the carpenters union training center in Hermantown.

'Armed citizens' confront Minnesota health workers during COVID-19 testing

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 17:29
ST. PAUL — A team of state and federal health workers was recently confronted by armed residents while conducting random coronavirus testing in communities across Minnesota.

New Loons star Emanuel Reynoso brings his lifelong ‘fight’ to fresh start in Minnesota

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 17:17
Surviving a gunshot wound at age 18, Loons’ record signing has big goals in new home

Biden meets with carpenters union in Duluth campaign stop

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 17:03
The former vice president arrived Friday to speak at the carpenters union training center in Hermantown.

Minnesota United acquires striker Kei Kamara in trade with Colorado

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 17:00
One of MLS’ top goal-scorers, Kamara must go through COVID-19 quarantine before joining the Loons

U.S. House panel asked to postpone whistleblower deposition on Homeland Security

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 16:46
But Adam Schiff, the Democrat who chairs the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee, said on Friday his panel was "rejecting the Department’s attempt to limit the scope of its investigation" into the DHS intelligence office, which would-be witness Brian Murphy formerly headed.

Senate candidates Smith, Lewis spar on many fronts in Duluth debate

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 16:43
The two U.S. Senate candidates found little common ground on how the nation should respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, the economy, climate change or police reform.

Gophers and Rashod Bateman looking into his return for 2020 season

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 16:24
Efforts are being made to see if star receiver Rashod Bateman can return to the Minnesota Golden Gophers football team for the 2020 season.

Devils Lake, Nelson County volleyball programs postpone matches for health concerns

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 16:23
The Devils Lake and Nelson County varsity volleyball teams have postponed upcoming matches due to health concerns.

End of an era: Wild won’t re-sign longtime captain Mikko Koivu

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 16:14
Longtime captain Mikko Koivu will not be back with the Minnesota Wild next season. That much was set in stone on Friday morning, Sept. 19, when general manager Bill Guerin announced the team will not re-sign the 37-year-old center.

Brainerd team's bus driver issued DWI citation before trip to tennis match

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 16:14
According to Baxter Police Chief Jim Exsted, a caller who witnessed the driver dispose of beer cans provided a detailed description of the bus, including a bus number, which allowed officers to quickly determine where it was headed and to intervene. 

Gallery: Big day in Minnesota politics as both Trump and Biden visit the state

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 16:10
BEMIDJI/DULUTH — One day, two presidential candidates, same state. Hundreds of people gather to see

Trump says he expects to have coronavirus vaccine for every American by April

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 15:52
WASHINGTON, Sept 18 (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Friday he expects to have available enough doses of a coronavirus vaccine for every American by April.

Friday brings oversized crowds, testing, case numbers

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 15:35
ROCHESTER, Minn. — On a day in which crowds vastly exceeding the state COVID-19 guidance limit were allowed to cluster hours in advance of a visit by President Donald Trump to a Bemidji airfield, the state of Minnesota reported record-setting COVID-19 testing and case numbers on Friday, Sept. 18.

White House announces nearly $13 billion in aid for Puerto Rico three years after Hurricane Maria

Fri, 09/18/2020 - 15:16
Top Democrats said President Donald Trump had delayed and withheld the aid for the last three years, stunting Puerto Rico's ability to rebuild from the storm that killed more than 2,500 people and left the island without power for weeks.

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