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May 24, 2019
WATCH: Jake Patterson sentencing for Closs kidnapping, murders
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Park Rapids man injured in motorcycle crash
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May 23, 2019
Nicole Smith-Holt speaks with reporters at the Capitol on Monday, May 13. Advocates for Minnesotans with Type 1 diabetes hope lawmakers will approve legislation aimed at providing emergency access to insulin for those who can't afford it. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers worry about mistakes in rush to pass state budget, special session planned for Friday
May 23, 2019 - 2:42pm
Country singer Joe Nichols played Happy Harry's RibFest in June. Forum file photo
Saved by streaming: The music industry's bright spot looks a lot like vinyl once did.
May 23, 2019 - 2:12pm
Jake Patterson stands up to leave after pleading guilty at the Barron County Justice Center in Barron, Wis., on Wednesday. Renne Jones Schneider / Minneapolis Star Tribune
Jayme Closs kidnapper to be sentenced Friday
May 23, 2019 - 1:04pm
May 22, 2019
Walz signs plan to make drug companies pay for fallout of opioid epidemic into law
May 22, 2019 - 5:52pm
Mora woman identified as Leech Lake drowning victim
May 22, 2019 - 5:42pm
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Gov. Tim Walz signs elder care protection package into law
May 22, 2019 - 5:07pm
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan and Gov. Tim Walz walk through the Capitol press room Monday, May 20, 2019. They talked to reporters on the final day of the regular legislative session. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Details emerge from shadowy state budget negotiations; still no special session slated
May 22, 2019 - 4:42pm
Park Rapids makes brewpub-friendly move
May 22, 2019 - 12:00pm
The Techo-Tigers celebrated a 16th place finish at the state robotics competition over the weekend in Minneapolis. This was their final event of the year and a time to celebrate friendships made and goals reached. Submitted photo.
Area robotics teams place at state in Minneapolis
May 22, 2019 - 10:00am
Scott Muhm, a fisheries specialist with the DNR hatchery in Park Rapids, explains the process of raising 60 million baby walleye. He uses suction to remove dead walleye eggs from a hatching jar. “We treat them daily, and we also siphon a lot because, just like anything else, a few dead eggs will turn rotten and wreck the rest of them,” he said.
Hatchery is an 'important tool' for area fisheries
May 22, 2019 - 9:00am
May 21, 2019
Twin Metals headquarters in Ely. (Clint Austin /
Bill would restart study on mining near Boundary Waters
May 21, 2019 - 8:56pm
Abortion rights supporters march through anti-abortion supporters Tuesday, May 21, at the Red River Women’s Clinic in downtown Fargo.
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Opposing sides rally, protest outside North Dakota's only abortion clinic
May 21, 2019 - 8:30pm
Hundreds of protesters rallied at the Minnesota Capitol on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, to oppose restrictions on abortions, like those recently considered and signed into law in Alabama and other states. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Hundreds rally at Minnesota Capitol to oppose abortion ban proposals
May 21, 2019 - 5:24pm