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A Rice Memorial Hospital employee holds a surgical sponge Wednesday at the hospital in Willmar. The hospital reported one adverse incident this past year of a surgical sponge accidentally left inside a patient.
Minnesota hospitals report slight increase in adverse events
4 hours 54 min ago
Briana Sanchez / Tribune file photo
Records published Feb. 22
5 hours 1 min ago
February 21, 2018
BOLD responds to alleged gun threat, police found no threat to safety but district initiates further investigation
6 hours 42 min ago
President Donald Trump participates in a discussion that included survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School mass shooting, at the White House in Washington, Feb. 21, 2018. “We’re going to do something about this horrible situation,” Trump said at the event's outset, adding that his administration would be “very strong on background checks.” (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump's solution for school shootings: arm teachers
7 hours 12 min ago
Police arrest student after shooting threat at Minn. school
7 hours 56 min ago
President Donald Trump holds a card with questions during a listening session with high school students and teachers in the State Dining Room at the White House on Wednesday. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Ricky Carioti
Photo captures Trump's notes for listening session
9 hours 2 min ago
Minn. State system Board adopts 'affirmative' sexual consent policy
9 hours 15 min ago
(Left to right) Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Landwehr, Attorney General Lori Swanson, and Pollution Control Agency Commissioner John Linc Stine discuss the uses of the $850 million settlement between the state and 3M on Feb. 21. Katie Nelson / Forum News Service
3M settlement money earmarked for water improvements
9 hours 20 min ago
Families share shocking stories of elder abuse at Minn. care centers
10 hours 29 min ago
Windom, Minn., Mayor Dominic Jones tells reporters Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, that his city cannot afford to build a $15 million sewage treatment plant without state help. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Cities say they need state money to meet water rules
11 hours 22 min ago
Bruce Hanson will retire at the end of this semester after 40 years with the speech language hearing sciences department at Minnesota State University Moorhead, which is also his alma mater. As a certified specialist in fluency disorders who identifies as a person who stutters, he facilitates Fargo-Moorhead's only stuttering support group. Kim Hyatt / Forum News Serviceplay button
MSUM professor sees shift in stuttering therapy from fluency to feelings during 40-year career
11 hours 46 min ago
President Eric Kaler of the University of Minnesota says on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, that construction projects he wants on his campuses involve repairs, not new facilities. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'No new bright, shiny objects' in U of M bonding request
13 hours 29 min ago
A student from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School holds a memorial ribbon and notes as he prepared to speak outside Leon High School in Tallahassee, Fla., Feb. 20, 2018. A week after the mass shooting, Florida’s Republican-dominated state government faces unprecedented pressure to pass legislation addressing gun violence. (Audra Melton/The New York Times)
Florida high school students demand change to gun laws at boisterous rally
14 hours 50 min ago
President Donald Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions at an FBI National Academy graduation ceremony in Quantico, Va., Dec. 15, 2017. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times / Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
Trump suggests supporters should pressure Sessions to investigate Obama's inaction on Russian meddling
17 hours 25 min ago
Minnesota Senate President Michelle Fischbach, also the state lieutenant governor, presides over the Senate on opening day of the session on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. Democrats say Fischbach, a Republican, cannot hold both offices. David Oakes / Senate photographer
New suit against Fishbach may depend on election timing
18 hours 29 min ago