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In tears at the news that Regency Beauty Institute had shuttered its doors, Delaney DeLoyd of Duluth throws her arms around fellow student Jordan Salmi of EskoThursday afternoon. The store, part of a national chain of beauty schools, abruptly locked its doors and posted a message on Facebook that the company was out of money. Students there paid tuitions of $20,000 to study to be hairstylists. (Bob King / Forum News Service)
Regency Beauty schools close nationwide, including 5 in Minn.
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Legislative forum with House candidates is Tuesday in Willmar
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Invasive prairie plant found in Yellow Medicine County
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Former college linebacker sues bars, attackers for injury in 2014 Mankato brawl
6 hours 57 min ago
A waiter serves a glass of beer ahead of an Anheuser-Busch InBev shareholders meeting in Brussels, Belgium April 30, 2014.           REUTERS/Yves Herman/File photo
Anheuser-Busch to pay SEC $6 million to settle bribery charges
7 hours 27 min ago
Dr. Roland Kehr (left) helps MNDNR forester Alex Brothen measure the circumference of his Eastern (Canadian) hemlock Tuesday at his home at 723 North Fourth Street in Brainerd. Kehr is settling a 40 year-old question of whether or not his tree is a state record and belongs on the Big Tree Registry. Photo by Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
Evergreen likely to be biggest in Minnesota measured in Brainerd
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Massive cash pouring into Minnesota legislative campaigns
8 hours 18 min ago
Senate approves funding bill to avert government shutdown
11 hours 56 min ago
Fall Home Improvement Guide now available online
12 hours 9 min ago
UPDATED: Atwater teen injured in rollover crash
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Three dead, 100 inured in N.J. train crash
12 hours 49 min ago
Convictions published Sept. 29
13 hours 39 min ago
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Jessica Hennen, front, Kelsey Mitzel, center, and Tammie Anderson, back, review the donation baskets Wednesday at the Fall Basket event at Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar. Local organizations and charities are chosen to receive the baskets created by the departments at the button
Rice Memorial Hospital Fall Basket donations
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Boston Bates, 2, tries out a Case tractor as his grandpa Jerry Thomsen of Mitchell takes him exploring at Dakotafest southeast of Mitchell, South Dakota, in August 2015. The tractor is equipped with a rollbar for safety. Minnesota farmers can apply for a rebate to retrofit older tractors with a rollbar.

Matt Gade / Forum News Service
State tractor safety program a success
15 hours 57 min ago
Flood recovery funds available through USDA
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