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Miami pulls away from UND in men's basketball season opener

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 15:10
OXFORD, Ohio -- A slow start and shooting struggles cost the UND men's basketball team in its season opener Wednesday.

Minnesota records 72 deaths on Wednesday

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 15:09
State losses tie previous one-day record

Biden urges Americans to be safe during holiday, fight coronavirus pandemic

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 15:01
The Democratic former vice president has vowed to make tackling COVID-19 a top priority after taking office on Jan. 20, having accused Trump during the campaign of panicking and surrendering in the face of a public health crisis.

Native View: Thanksgiving 2020 a cornucopia of emotion for American Indians in Minnesota

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 15:00
Given that Thanksgiving, by its very name, is a holiday centered on gratitude, where does that leave us as American Indians this year?

Walz announces $1 million in pandemic-related grants geared toward tourism industry

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 14:59
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's official tourism department plans to award more than $1 million in grants to the state's beleaguered tourism industry, Gov. Tim Walz's office announced Wednesday, Nov. 25.

Viewpoint: This holiday season, support Grand Forks businesses

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 14:00
Before you click "add to cart" on that next Amazon purchase, remember that your neighbors’ bills aren’t supported by sending money elsewhere.

Altru offering outpatient treatments for certain COVID-19 patients

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 13:54
Altru’s outpatient treatment program began accepting patients on Nov. 20 and the first patient was treated on Nov. 24, according to the news release.

DEED encourages Minnesotans to shop and eat local over the holidays

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 13:51
ST. PAUL— As Minnesota takes steps to battle COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development is encouraging Minnesotans to shop and eat local this holiday season.

What's next for Sanford Health? New CEO charts path after Krabbenhoft exit

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 12:57
Bill Gassen, the former chief administrative officer selected as Sanford Health's new president and CEO, spoke with Forum News Service on Wednesday and laid out a new approach for the health system, which includes an about-face on a number of COVID-19 issues.

Brad Dokken: All systems go for winter road on lake and land to Minnesota's Northwest Angle, partners say

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 12:52
The road will cross about 22 miles of ice from Springsteel Resort near Warroad, Minn., north to Stony Point. From there, the road will move onto land and follow what’s known as the “Border Cut Trail,” a snowmobile trail that runs 8 miles north and south along the Minnesota-Manitoba border. The Border Cut Trail comes out on Lake of the Woods County Road 330 just east of the Manitoba border.

Astro Bob: Orion — anatomy of a hunter

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 12:45
From head to foot and shoulder to shield, we examine the many parts of this well-recognized constellation.

Minnesota woman raises $4,000 to tip servers at Duluth restaurant

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 12:00
Alyssa and Jon Greene used Instagram to raise funds for the "Venmo Challenge." Over 250 people from around the country donated to tip the staff at Va Bene Caffe.

Mayo Clinic podcast: CDC recommends no Thanksgiving travel

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 11:53
Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group, explains the need to stay home and stay safe.

North Dakota active COVID-19 cases decline slightly, though experts say data to fluctuate around Thanksgiving

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 11:44
On Wednesday, the state announced 1,096 new COVID-19 cases and an additional eight hospitalizations.

Minnesota man brings back old school mascots on retro T-shirts

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 11:30
As small schools merge into larger, consolidated schools, a piece of history is lost. Mike Brevik is hoping to bring it back one T-shirt at a time.

Eating this turkey for Thanksgiving is officially off the table in Grand Forks

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 10:57
“I humbly and graciously wield my authority to pardon you from any path to a nearby Thanksgiving table,” his pardon reads.

U.S. hits highest death toll since May with hospitals already full

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 10:19
With U.S. hospitalizations for COVID-19 reaching a record high of 87,000 on Tuesday, the nation's leading infectious diseases official urged people to keep Thanksgiving gatherings as small as possible.

This year’s North Dakota, Minnesota Joint Sheep Convention to be virtual

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 10:00
Dec. 5 event will include sheep, lamb and wool industry updates

VIDEO: Trying a COVID-19 home saliva test

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 09:45
Home saliva testing for COVID-19 through the Minnesota Department of Health and Vault Health is available to Minnesotans and I recently gave one a try.


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