Virginia Gov. Robert F. McDonnell, R, began the second half of his term outlining an expansive agenda to remake public education. He is on solid ground in wanting to give parents more choices, improve teacher quality and keep students in school longer.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Michele Bachmann announced Wednesday that she has "decided to stand aside" and is ending her bid for Republican presidential nomination after her last-place finish in the Iowa caucuses.
The conservative Minnesota congresswoman's decision, widely expected following her disma...
The Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport Commission Tuesday received notices of impending resignations from two members but the panel appeared uncertain whether the two commissioners would continue to serve until replacements are named.
Rick Adair, vice chairman of the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport Commission, is the new interim airport manager. He took a leave from the airport commission, a panel he's served on since 2007, to accept the post as interim airport manager.
CASS LAKE - Peter Harrison of Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus recorded his 100th win on the first day of the Big Bear tournament Friday night.
Harrison (160) and five other Road Crew wrestlers advanced to Saturday's semifinals.