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Five ways Minnesota is tackling the opioid crisis
6 hours 11 min ago
Anne Emerson, shown in her home in Ramsey, Minn., on Thursday, Feb. 8, lost her fiance, Ryan, to a heroin overdose December 3, 2017. (Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Two sides of the opioid crisis in Minnesota: New opioid addiction treatments are saving lives, but not everyone has access
6 hours 12 min ago
You can’t miss the Winter Triangle. Face south around 7:30-8 p.m. the next clear night and look up. Three bright stars — Sirius, Procyon and Betelgeuse — outline the figure. Much like the Summer Triangle of summertime and fall, the Milky Way cuts directly across the triangle. You can see it in the photo as a thicker band of stars. (Bob King / Forum News Service)
ASTRO BOB: The Winter Triangle meets the preposterous monoceros
6 hours 12 min ago
During a presentation on "Building the Ice Palace," lead designer Hans Gilsdorf noted that the project was done "by the people, for the people" of Detroit Lakes and the surrounding area. (Vicki Gerdes / Forum News Service)
'Building the ice palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
6 hours 12 min ago
February 17, 2018
A Carnival cruise in the South Pacific descended into a violent mess
19 hours 42 min ago
President Donald Trump told lawmakers last month he would sign any immigration bill that made it to his desk. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump administration assault on bipartisan immigration plan ensured its demise
21 hours 43 sec ago
Sol Angel and Robert Lopez hold signs calling for greater gun control Friday in Coral Springs, Florida. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Matt McClain
Pain turns political in Parkland after school shootings
22 hours 44 min ago
At a gathering outside the National Rifle Association's headquarters in Fairfax, Virginia, Gillian Beard cries as she is held by speaker Peter Reed, whose daughter was killed during the 2007 Virginia Tech shootings. Washington Post photo by Clarence Williams
Outside NRA Headquarters, hundreds gather in vigil and protest
23 hours 18 min ago
National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster speaks to reporters during a briefing at the White House in Washington, Jan. 23, 2018. (Doug Mills/The New York Times Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
McMaster says evidence of Russian meddling is 'now really incontrovertible'
23 hours 59 min ago
Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
6-year-old tells NASA to make Pluto a planet again: 'You need to fix this problem for me'
February 17, 2018 - 11:22am
Scott Jensen of St. Anthony, Minn., shows off a 28.5-inch walleye he caught in June 2017 on Mille Lacs Lake. Walleye regulations on Mille Lacs need to be structured to minimize the impact on local resorts and others businesses that suffer when walleye season is closed, as it was during portions of last year's open water season, said state Rep. Dan Fabian, R-Roseau, assistant House majority leader. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Mille Lacs stands to be a focus of Minn. legislative session, lawmaker says
February 17, 2018 - 10:55am
Kurt Daudt. Special to Forum News Service
Lawmakers to attend sexual harassment training: Committee seats at stake, Daudt says
February 17, 2018 - 10:43am
Mark Dayton and Kurt Daudt. Special to Forum News Service
What do federal tax changes mean in Minn.?: Lawmakers decide if taxpayers pay less
February 17, 2018 - 10:43am
IT officials want more funding to fix MNLARS
February 17, 2018 - 10:30am
What will lawmakers do to protect seniors, vulnerable adults in assisted living?: Elder abuse task force's recommendations will be a guide
February 17, 2018 - 10:30am