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By Sarah Volpenhein on Jun 11, 2014 at 7:38 p.m. The bald eagle could be joined by the bison as the United States’ national animals, if a group of senators, including those from the Dakotas, have their way. “I can think of
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. – A Douglas County deputy was justified in shooting at a Fargo couple in February, a review has found.
By Christopher Snowbeck / St. Paul Pioneer Press St. PAUL - The first comprehensive look at how the federal Affordable Care Act has changed health insurance in Minnesota shows a 40 percent decline in the number of people lacking coverage between September and May.
BEMIDJI -- A former teacher at Voyageurs Expeditionary School in Bemidji has plead not guilty to having sex with one of his students.
DULUTH -- The body of a light aircraft pilot was brought to the surface Monday, after 12 hours spent fighting wind and two dives to the 137-foot deep wreckage.
By Robin Huebner FARGO – People in North Dakota and far beyond are buzzing about Fargo’s Audra Mari and her first runner-up finish at the Miss USA pageant in Baton Rouge, La., Sunday night.
By Zach Kayser / Forum News Service CLEARBROOK -- Just a few hundred yards southeast of the small town of Clearbrook stands a grouping of huge, white, silo-like structures. Silos, though, wouldn't draw protesters. This is Enbridge Energy's Clearbrook Terminal, and guards are posted there to protect the facility from demonstrators and other security risks.
The death of a 4-year-old Thursday morning is under investigation in Bemidji. At 9:57 a.m. Bemidji police, ambulance and firefighters responded to a medical call on the 2700 block of...
BEMIDJI, Minn. –Traffic on Highway 371/200 in northwestern Minnesota will be detoured weekdays now through Friday, June 20, as crews widen the highway and install a pedestrian tunnel. The roadway will re-open from noon on Fridays through Sunday. On weekdays, the detour will direct local traffic onto Walker Bay Boulevard and Garden Street adjacent to Leech Lake.
President Barack Obama and the first lady will visit the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota on June 13. U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., will join the president and first lady during their visit.