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Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson gets a laugh Tuesday as he speaks at an event celebrating a state-federal partnership to preserve 60,000 acres of rural land.  (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Money set aside to preserve Minnesota land, improve water
12 hours 16 min ago
January 17, 2017
This is an aerial view of the new bridge being built over the Rouchleau Pit. These girders were being installed last Thanksgiving. (Photo by MnDOT)
Work moves on in one of the tallest bridges in Minnesota
January 17, 2017 - 10:47am
Doug Peterson, right, the longtime retiring president of the Minnesota Farmers Union, visits with Steven Read at his Shepherd's Way Farms, where Read and his wife Jodi Ohlsen Read produce artisan sheep milk cheese in Nerstrand, Minn.  (Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)
Retired longtime Farmers Union president talks about rural, farming life
January 17, 2017 - 7:53am
January 16, 2017
Hundreds of people march Monday from the State Capitol to the Ordway Center in St. Paul as part of Martin Luther King Day celebrations. The Governor’s Council held a Day of Service and Celebration with the theme: “The time is always right to do what is right.” (Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)
On MLK Day, Minnesota speakers say justice, equality still unanswered
January 16, 2017 - 9:03pm
St. Paul Pioneer Press file photo
What's the holdup on Minnesota $300 million health insurance premium relief?
January 16, 2017 - 5:44am
January 14, 2017
State legislators watch as Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton signs the first bill of the year into law on Friday. It matches state law with federal tax law and provides $21 million in tax relief. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Partial quick start for Minnesota Legislature
January 14, 2017 - 9:37am
January 13, 2017
Suspect in home invasion shot, killed by Mille Lacs County deputy
January 13, 2017 - 10:10pm
Syringe with blood drop on dollar note
How to give health insurance relief? Lawmakers must weigh speed vs. control
January 13, 2017 - 9:41am
Mknnesota state Sens. Michele Benson of Ham Lake and Tony Lourey of Kerrick discuss a  health insurance bill in the Senate on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Rural Minnesota center of health insurance debate
January 13, 2017 - 7:00am
January 11, 2017
Mike and Kari Oehme relax with two of their dogs in a photo posted to Facebook by the couple's daughter, Andrea Oehme. Mike Oehme was killed and Kari Oehme was injured in a shooting rampage Friday at a Florida airport. The couple has longtime ties to the Brainerd lakes area. Source: Facebook
Airport shooting victims have Minnesota lakes ties
January 11, 2017 - 11:05pm
Jose Sanchez, right, pleads with a Minnesota House committee Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, to allow undocumented immigrants to be allowed to get driver's licenses. with him is Jackson Bahn. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Immigrants plead for Minnesota driver's licenses
January 11, 2017 - 11:03pm
Report: Fox News settles sexual harassment claims against O'Reilly
January 11, 2017 - 2:28pm
A deer in a forest in Minnesota.
Credit: Wikipedia Commons
More CWD-infected deer suspected in SE Minnesota
January 11, 2017 - 12:19pm
Mark Anderson, still inside his pickup after crashing through the guard rail on the Blatnik Bridge and plunging to ground, gets help from a Duluth police officer Monday morning. Photo by Jake Warszynski
Minn. man survives horrifying car crash after falling off Duluth bridge
January 11, 2017 - 11:41am
Robert Kennedy Jr. expected to lead vaccine safety review
January 11, 2017 - 11:29am
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