Skip to main content
'The Wall that Heals': Visitors, veterans pay their respects at Vietnam memorial replica in St. Paul
Study: Republicans see 'misinformation' in media at twice the rate of Democrats
Missing person case under investigation at northwest Minnesota farm
Minnesota baby on life support after found not breathing at daycare
Otter Tail County man charged with 12 misdemeanors for blocking lake access
Seeking new heights, Suns draft Ayton No. 1 overall
Timberwolves pick Georgia Tech guard
COMMENTARY: Brian Murphy: Twins' snakebit season eroding one battered player at a time
Boston's Porcello knocks Twins' best hitter out of game, cruises from there
Five players the Wild could trade as they tweak a 'not-good-enough' roster
Jerry David "Big Oh" Oelrich
Britney Ann Lussier
Barbara Jean Cook
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Tips for pest management in the garden
No-cook sauce? No problem for Arugula Walnut Pesto
Commentary: Lessons of the circuitous, fresh route to the office
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: BWCA trip brings close encounters with bears
VIVIAN DELGADO: Knowledge, writing bring power to modern societies
ABC orders spin-off of 'Roseanne' without Roseanne Barr
A history lesson. . . sort of: 'The Complete History of America: Abridged' opens Friday
Can Hugh Hefner's 26-year-old son convince his generation that Playboy is sexy?
Jerry Springer changed TV forever. After 27 seasons, his daytime talk circus may be over.
Fox News' Laura Ingraham says immigrant child detention centers are 'essentially summer camps'
They’re Minnesota’s lake detectives: Volunteers trying to tame invasive species
PAUL NELSON FISHING: How low should you go?
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: BWCA trip brings close encounters with bears
Commentary: LOW, Rainy limit proposal seems reasonable
200 miles on the Superior Hiking Trail: As SHT network grows, so does popularity
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
You no longer get a free Burger King Whopper if you have a World Cup star's baby
27 new foods, 5 new vendors announced for Minnesota State Fair
Sun Mart in Fergus Falls closing
Rebel developers are trying to cure our smartphone addiction - with an app
Place a Business Announcement
Leona Schummer Traut
Bob & Ardelle Bieberdorf
Lindseth Graduates from University of Minnesota
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Replacing Line 3 is safest, best option
Laura Bush: Separating children from their parents at the border 'breaks my heart'
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A meditation for the Fourth of July
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: We need to promote the "natural highs" to youth
January 12, 2018
Taking a STAND: Planned Parenthood program educates Native youth on sex ed
BEMIDJI—For years, Sierra Charwood looked forward to the year she would finally be old enough to participate in Native STAND. Charwood's...
January 12, 2018 - 3:18pm
October 8, 2017
WeARE open: New family planning clinic opens doors Monday in Brainerd
BRAINERD, Minn. — What was once no more than a vision among like-minded women passionate about reproductive health will open its doors...
October 8, 2017 - 12:00am
September 24, 2017
Pro-life rally at Moorhead Planned Parenthood to feature niece of Martin Luther King as keynote speaker
MOORHEAD—A North Dakota pro-life group plans to hold a rally Oct. 25 outside the Planned Parenthood clinic here, with speakers that will...
September 24, 2017 - 5:44am
Trump's budget proposal aims to cut all federal funds to Planned Parenthood
President Donald Trump's 2018 budget proposal would bar Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers from receiving federal funds that help...
May 24, 2017 - 2:39pm
May 19, 2017
Planned Parenthood to close a third of its clinics in Iowa due to state cuts
Four of the 12 Planned Parenthood health centers in Iowa will have to close because of a new state law aimed at cutting off public funds to the...
May 19, 2017 - 1:35pm
April 13, 2017
'This is a major pro-life victory': Trump signs resolution allowing U.S. states to block family planning funds
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Thursday signed a resolution that will allow U.S. states to restrict how federal funds for contraception...
April 13, 2017 - 2:30pm
March 24, 2017
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
NEW YORK - Planned Parenthood, the national health organization that would have lost federal funding under sweeping healthcare overhaul legislation,...
March 24, 2017 - 7:34pm
February 11, 2017
Planned Parenthood protest draws outsized counter-rally in St. Paul
ST. PAUL — Counterprotesters outnumbered protesters 10 to 1 at a St. Paul rally Saturday morning, Feb. 11, calling for the defunding of Planned...
February 11, 2017 - 10:25pm
February 4, 2017
Letter to the editor: Family planning lowers the abortion rate
Every single one of us wants to lower the rate of abortions. I appreciate recent opinion pieces and letters to the Pioneer on the subject. As...
February 4, 2017 - 7:00am
December 2, 2015
Dick Polman: White domestic terrorist says ‘no more body parts’
Imagine the Republican freakout if a Syrian Muslim refugee had pumped bullets into a Colorado cop and an Iraq war veteran. But because the deed was done by an all-American misfit flexing his Second Amendment muscle, a white guy who shared the GOP’s hatred of Planned Parenthood,...
December 2, 2015 - 12:05am
September 11, 2015
No probe of Planned Parenthood: Governor sees ‘no basis’ for claims of fetal tissue donation in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- After hundreds of protesters showed up at this door to plead with him to investigate Minnesota’s Planned Parenthood chapter, Gov. Mark Dayton reiterated his belief that there is “no basis” to do so. “There’s not a shred of evidence to implicate Planned Parenthood...
September 11, 2015 - 10:34pm
August 22, 2015
Protesters gather outside Bemidji Planned Parenthood
BEMIDJI—They held signs that read: "Babies' Lives Matter" and used "Amen" not just as a punctuation to prayer, but an expression of agreement. About 75 people gathered under a sheet of clouds outside Planned Parenthood in Bemidji on Saturday morning to protest the embattled...
August 22, 2015 - 2:32pm
August 18, 2015
Dick Polman: Trump defends Planned Parenthood?
OK, maybe this is the incident that will reverse Donald Trump’s meteoric rise. On CNN the other day, Trump refused to mouth the right-wing mantra about defunding Planned Parenthood. He apparently believes (for now) that the defunding stance is too extreme. Worse yet, he even suggested...
August 18, 2015 - 11:45pm
August 8, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: End taxpayer funding of Planned Parenthood
Now that the veil has been lifted as to the purpose, motive and operation of Planned Parenthood, it is time to end all taxpayer funding and support pregnancy centers which tell the truth to women and provide real health services. To deliberately plan out how to crush a baby in the...
August 8, 2015 - 3:20am
August 4, 2015
Senate blocks Planned Parenthood defunding measure
WASHINGTON - Republican legislation to cut off federal funding for Planned Parenthood failed to gather enough support in the U.S. Senate on Monday, halting at least for now moves to punish the women's health group for its role in gathering fetal tissue from abortions for medical research. Senate...
August 4, 2015 - 10:22am