Albeit crude and hilariously misspelled, the message contained in a handwritten threat that was left inside a northwest Minnesota man's mailbox is clear: "Be Quite or your family dead." The author of that malignant missive, according to a Pennington County criminal complaint, is Gerald Sunsdahl, 52 ... More >>
Ohhh, the weather outside is... not as bad as they said it was gonna be? Okay, it still sucks. But soon -- yes, soon... too soon in fact! -- it will be summer, and it will be really stupidly hot, and we'll be going to music festivals and become reacquainted with the sweet summer smell of a beer-and- ... More >>
Kling built MPR from a small station in Collegeville, Minnesota.Bill Kling has come a long way since he started what is now Minnesota Public Radio 45 years ago. He's now the outgoing CEO of one of the most financially sustainable and commercially successful radio empires in the country -- whi ... More >>
A politician makes a mess and leaves someone else to clean it up Go figure.
This time in the suburbs
Gov. Tim Pawlenty made the dreams come true of all deer in Thief River Falls today when he announced he will be there for this year's deer hunting opener on Nov. 6. So why would the deer be so happy?
Rep. Dan Severson (R-Sauk Rapids) introduced a bill this week to amend the Minnesota constitution so that marriage between a man and a woman is the only legally recognized domestic union in the state.
Fewer jobs. More debt. And more outsourcing.
Tony White's lifelong obsession with law enforcement
Stargazing and bonfires at Budd Rugg's media fantasy camp
Without Ventura, the Independence Party may come of age
Never mind how many snowmobile deaths occur as a result, kids are allowed to drive snowmobiles in Minnesota