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Last year, a 2-year-old girl was declared to have the worst case of lead poisoning seen in Washington in decades. Washington Post photo by Linda Davidson
A boy who had lead poisoning is taunted. Who is responsible?
6 min 1 sec ago
President Donald Trump arrives at the airport in Morristown, N.J., to spend the weekend at his nearby golf resort, Aug. 17, 2018. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
On Twitter, Trump accuses 'social media' of limiting free speech of conservatives
1 hour 6 min ago
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Shirley Hulst, left, and Jim Peterson say many seniors who use the Willmar Community Center want it to stay in its current location on Business 71. There is also support for fixing up the current building instead of constructing a new facility.
Repair rather than replace: Some Willmar seniors say Community Center should stay where it is
2 hours 21 min ago
Kofi Annan was secretary-general of the United Nations from 1996 to 2006. Bloomberg photo by Chris Ratcliffe
Kofi Annan, former UN secretary general and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, dies at 80
2 hours 48 min ago
A robot named Pepper holding an iPad. Photo from Unsplash.
An experiment with a begging robot shows people hesitate to pull the plug
4 hours 6 min ago
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AgweekTV: Regenerative Farming
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August 17, 2018
Area school board races set for November
14 hours 16 min ago
St. Paul Police Chief Todd Axtell shows letters from the family of William Hughes to the officers involved in his shooting during a press conference at the police department headquarters in St. Paul on Thursday, Aug.16, 2018. Chief Axtell released the body cam footage from the Aug. 5th shooting which left Hughes dead at his Frogtown apartment. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
St. Paul police release body-cam footage of fatal shooting
15 hours 22 min ago
President Donald Trump arrives at the airport in Morristown, N.J., to spend the weekend at his nearby golf resort, Aug. 17, 2018. Trump threatened on Friday to quickly revoke the security clearance of Bruce Ohr, a little-known Justice Department official, for the first time seeking to apply his power to cut access to sensitive information to a midlevel government worker rather than a prominent former national security official. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
White House drafts more clearance cancellations demanded by Trump
15 hours 43 min ago
Attorney Mike Padden, center, and members of Minnesota Department of Corrections Officer Joseph Gomm's family met with the media following Edward Johnson's court hearing on Friday morning, Aug. 17, 2018, in Washington County District Court in Stillwater. Mary Divine / St. Paul Pioneer Press
'Nothing will bring our brother back': Prison officer's family speaks after arraignment
17 hours 4 sec ago
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Northeast Minnesota man who stole military truck from armory sent to prison
17 hours 11 min ago
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Cloquet businessman to fight deportation
17 hours 20 min ago
Gubernatorial candidates Tim Walz for the DFL and Jeff Johnson for the Republican Party addressed a wide range of issues at the first governor's debate Friday, Aug. 17,  since their primary victories last Tuesday. The debate convened at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa. Kelly Humphrey / Forum News Service
Johnson, Walz spar in first governor's debate since primary victories
17 hours 38 min ago
Square Lake seven years after the Pagami Creek Fire burned through the area. Peter Passi / Forum News Service
Moose, berries thrive seven years after northern Minnesota wildfire
17 hours 39 min ago
Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser speaks at a groundbreaking for a family housing facility on July 6, 2017 in Washington. MUST CREDIT: Matt McClain/The Washington Post
Trump cancels military parade he longed to hold as concern over costs grow
17 hours 47 min ago