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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
1 hour 41 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
3 hours 2 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
5 hours 37 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
6 hours 41 min ago
Anish Oleti, 16, and other other students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School at the Florida State Capitol in Tallahassee, Feb. 21, 2018. Seven days after the mass shooting, Florida’s Republican-dominated state government faces unprecedented pressure to pass legislation addressing gun violence. (Audra Melton/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Florida House refuses to debate guns, but declares porn dangerous
6 hours 56 min ago
Records published Feb. 21
11 hours 10 min ago
Willmar City Council approves WCER partnership with schools
11 hours 39 min ago
February 20, 2018
Ellie Branson participates in the Not One More rally for gun legislation, held at the federal courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Feb. 17, 2018. Since Wednesday, when a gunman killed 14 students and three staff members at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., teenage voices have resonated where those of longtime politicians have largely fallen flat. (Saul Martinez/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
A lawmaker's aide called school-shooting survivors 'actors.' Within hours, he was fired.
19 hours 51 min ago
School district 518 office. Tim Middagh / Forum News Service
Southern Minn. school district's special education programming under investigation
20 hours 18 min ago
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The Kandiyohi County Board rejected a conditional use permit this past November for a proposed hog operation in the northern part of the county. On Tuesday, the board adopted a resolution reaffirming the importance of supporting the livestock sector of the local farming economy.
County Board reaffirms support of animal ag
21 hours 11 min ago
Nine charged with cashing forged payroll checks
21 hours 17 min ago
Calling it a 'disruption' to education, Bemidji superintendent cancels walkout event against gun violence
21 hours 19 min ago
Demonstrators with the gun control advocacy group Mom's Demand Action rally in the Rotunda on the opening day of the 2018 Minnesota Legislature at the Minnesota State Capitol Building on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. John Autey / Pioneer Press
Gun control rally at Minn. Capitol draws unexpected crowd
21 hours 26 min ago
Vice President Mike Pence is flanked by his wife, Karen Pence, and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018. Kim Yo-jong, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, is standing at center in the back row. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Pence was set to meet with North Korean officials during Olympics before last minute cancellation
21 hours 32 min ago
Police go on offense during Super Bowl, nab 94 men in sex trafficking stings
21 hours 44 min ago