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MILTONA — Charles Mittag, 62, was killed in a tractor rollover Wednesday night. At about 8 p.m., the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call about the incident, which...
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Legislature ended early today amid shouts of "crooks' and "shameful," with plenty of confusion mixed in, as lawmakers failed to finish everything they wanted to do in 2015.
While the primary purpose of the American Petroleum Institute is to advocate for its member oil companies, it is disappointing that the institute’s narrow focus all but dismisses matters of public safety.
ST. PAUL -- An education funding bill Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton promises to veto is headed to his desk.
By Don Davis Forum News Service ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota House passed an education funding bill along party lines early today, with the Senate planning to take it up...
ST. PAUL- Avian influenza represents a $309.9 million loss to Greater Minnesota, and counting, according to an economic impact analysis by the University of Minnesota Extension. The newly-released study found...
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- University of North Dakota head men’s hockey coach Dave Hakstol, who led the program to seven NCAA Frozen Four appearances in 11 seasons, announced his resignation...
WEST FARGO, N.D — Like many domestic violence victims, Keith Peterson put off getting help, over and over again.
ST. PAUL — Minnesota poultry farmers found themselves in the midst of political bickering Wednesday as high-level negotiators pushed time limits for resolving Democrat-Republican state budget differences.
The power lines servicing a rural Pine River farm must be replaced by Brainerd-based electrical cooperative Crow Wing Power, a Cass County judge has ruled. Judge Jana M. Austad’s order...