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Franken's Senate vacancy is hardly Minnesota's first
3 hours 10 min ago
Jay Nelson stands Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, behind the breakfast bar in the kitchenette of his Air B&B. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Airbnb owners roll out red carpet to make guests feel at home over Christmas
9 hours 33 min ago
This NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image reveals the Cosmic Snake, a distant galaxy peppered with clumpy regions of intense star formation that appear warped by the effect of gravitational lensing. This giant arc-like galaxy is actually behind the huge galaxy cluster MACSJ1206.2-0847, but thanks to the cluster’s gravity, we can see it from Earth.
Behold the cosmic snake
9 hours 35 min ago
Don't let the holiday season stress you out. Stock image
How to stay sane during craziness of holiday season
9 hours 36 min ago
Three die in car crash near Morton
10 hours 11 min ago
Municipal auditorium in downtown Cando, N.D., which features first-run movies and locally produced live theater. Blake Gumprecht / Forum News Service
Dollar General's push into ND creates worry in small towns
10 hours 54 min ago
A caribou on Michipicoten Island in Ontario drinks out of Lake Superior. Of more than 450 caribou on the island four years ago, fewer than 100 are still alive after wolves crossed ice to the island in 2014. Wildlife experts are now deciding how to save the last Lake Superior region caribou herd. (Photo courtesy of Christian Schroeder)
Lake Superior's last caribou herds: Ontario rushes to move remaining herd to avoid wolves
12 hours 23 min ago
Picture of health: Stats provide glimpse into health spending
12 hours 23 min ago
Greg Murphy had a gastrointestinal tumor, called a sarcoma cancer, removed at the Mayo Clinic and is going to be on a chemotherapy regiment for three to five years. His wife, Barb, and sons Zachary, center, and Jacob share a laugh with him at home in Grand Forks, N.D., recently. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Even with good insurance, health conditions put great burden on families
12 hours 23 min ago
Iron Range women built foundation for combating workplace harassment
17 hours 23 min ago
December 9, 2017
Twin Cities superintendents working to close achievement gap
December 9, 2017 - 4:49pm
Cats get comfortable on chairs and tables after dinner at Feline Rescue on Wednesday, Nov. 15. Feline Rescue is the biggest cat-rescue in the state and has doubled the number of cats it handles in five years. (Ginger Pinson / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Rescuing cats is their business, and business is good: Through diligence, Feline Rescue is Minnesota’s largest animal rescue operation
December 9, 2017 - 4:48pm
U.S. Sen. Al Franken's announced resignation has made Minnesota the focus of the national political-industrial complex in advance of the November 2018 elections. (Forum News Service file photo)
With Franken out, Minnesota politics just became the focus of the nation
December 9, 2017 - 4:43pm
President Donald Trump tours the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum in Jackson, Dec. 9, 2017. Trump’s presence generated boycotts from some civil rights leaders and small protests by activists as the state’s attempt to confront its racially violent past clashed with more recent divisions wrought by Trump’s presidency. Second from left is Ben Carson, secretary of Housing and Urban Development. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times Copyright 2017)
Amid backlash, Trump visits Mississippi Civil Rights Museum
December 9, 2017 - 1:45pm
Bart's Books, an outdoor bookstore that closed amid the heavy smoke and threat of the Thomas Fire, in Ojai, Calif., Dec. 8, 2017. Life in this haven for nature lovers and spiritual seekers has been anything but serene in recent days, as the Thomas Fire has enveloped Ojai in smoke and ash. (Hilary Swift/The New York Times Copyright 2017)
After first wildfire fatality confirmed, officials warn of more danger in Southern California
December 9, 2017 - 12:40pm
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