In the past four years, eight of our sixteen judges in the Sixth Judicial District have retired or left office, with several more departures l…

These days some of us fall too easily into patterns of dystopian thinking. Hurry up and get to the end of the world! Maybe it will be better t…

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A local fossil needs your support. No, I’m not talking about an Iron Range politician. I’m referring to an ancient crocodile. This particular …

Sometime this weekend I’m going to reach one of those milestones life hands out if we are lucky enough to live long enough to earn it.

That familiar smell in the air — no, not the smoke — and that color change in the leaves you’ve been noticing over the past week or so means f…

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This summer the Minnesota Legislature passed the Veterans Restorative Justice Act, which went into effect on August 1. The law creates a defer…

It all started innocently enough. Last Monday I was sitting in my comfy chair watching the Olympics on the CBC. That’s the Canadian TV channel…

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