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Transgender activists and supporters protest potential changes by the Trump administration in federal guidelines issued to public schools in defense of transgender student rights, near the White House in Washington, U.S. February 22, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Trump revokes rules on transgender bathrooms
1 hour 57 min ago
February 22, 2017
Rep. Tom Emmer answers a question at a town hall meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 in Sartell, as audience members wave signs expressing their disagreement with Emmer's answer. (Pioneer Press: David Montgomery.)
Minnesota congressman pressed about Trump at spirited but mostly civil town hall forum
10 hours 33 min ago
A protest rally to Twin Cities police shooting this past summer blocked Interstate 94 in St. Paul.  File photo
GOP increases moves to boost punishment for highway protests
10 hours 40 min ago
The Minnesota House chamber is packed with state representatives and senators Wednesday night, Feb. 22, 2017, gathered to elect University of Minnesota regents. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Former Minnesota legislative leaders together again, this time as university regents
11 hours 9 min ago
People take part in an "I am Muslim Too" rally in Times Square Manhattan, N.Y. Feb. 19, 2017. Carlo Allegri  / Reuters
White House delays revamped immigration order to next week, official says
15 hours 41 min ago
A family claiming to be from Turkey are met by a Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer after they cross the U.S.-Canada border into Hemmingford, Quebec, Feb. 22, 2017.  Christinne Muschi / Reuters
Trudeau defends move to give U.S. agents more powers in Canada
16 hours 47 min ago
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, center, listens to President Donald Trump speak during a "strategic initiatives" lunch at the White House Feb. 22, 2017. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Trump seeks jobs advice from some firms that offshore U.S. work
18 hours 30 min ago
George W. Soule, a White Earth tribal judge, was named to the Minnesota State colleges and universities' board of directors on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017. Submitted photo
White Earth's Soule to be Minnesota State board member
18 hours 31 min ago
Minnesota state Sen. Julie Rosen of Vernon Center and Rep. Dave Baker of Willmar talk about their legislation to fight opioid addiction on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017.
 Don Davis / Forum News Service
Ex-opioid addict: Doctors only want to prescribe 'pills, pills, pills, pills'
22 hours 15 min ago
Praying protestors are closed in on by law enforcement officers Oct. 27, 2016, at the Dakota Access Pipeline protest site on North Dakota Hwy. 1806 north of Cannon Ball. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Stenehjem: 'Very likely' North Dakota will sue feds for cleanup costs
23 hours 42 min ago
February 21, 2017
Minnesota Legislature begins work to overhaul teacher licensing
February 21, 2017 - 9:37pm
People participate in a protest march calling for human rights and dignity for immigrants in Los Angeles, Feb. 18, 2017. Lucy Nicholson / Reuters
Trump to leave protections for U.S. 'dreamer' migrants
February 21, 2017 - 1:40pm
President Donald Trump looks at an an exhibit on slavery during the American revolution while visiting the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington Feb. 21, 2017. Jonathan Ernst / Reutersplay button
Trump condemns 'horrible and painful' anti-Semitic threats
February 21, 2017 - 10:41am
February 20, 2017
Minnesota state Rep. John Considine, D-Mankato, says during a House floor session Monday that lifting Minnesota's ban on Sunday liquor would benefit only "big box" retailers and hurt small business. (Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service)
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inch forward in Minnesota
February 20, 2017 - 8:23pm
Iraqi Chief of Staff General Othman al-Ghanimi welcomes U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis at Ministry of Defense in Baghdad, Iraq, Feb. 20, 2017. Reuters photoplay button
Trump's defense chief says in Iraq: We're not here for your oil
February 20, 2017 - 5:44pm