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The electrolier illuminated the dome of the Minnesota State Capitol building on the first day of the 2019 legislative session, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. Michael Longaecker / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Walz urges gun control vote, marijuana groups clash at Capitol in 2nd week of session
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FILE -- U.S. Special Forces troops near Manbij, Syria, on Feb. 7, 2018. The pending withdrawal from Syria is the latest example of a broader American disengagement from the Middle East. Russia and Iran are filling the void. (Mauricio Lima/The New York Times/Copyright 2019)
Pentagon identifies three of the four Americans killed in Syria suicide bombing
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Willmar man sentenced to prison in three separate cases
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Two injured in central Minnesota crash
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The current Willmar City Offices are located in downtown Willmar, and the consensus of the Willmar City Council during discussions last week and Monday is to keep any new city hall somewhere in the downtown area.
Willmar council restarts city hall discussions
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Records published Jan. 18, 2019
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January 17, 2019
FBI agents look for evidence at a park in Alexandria, Virginia, on June 15, 2017. Washington Post photo by Bonnie Jo Mount.
FBI and other federal agents see cases hampered and lives rattled by shutdown
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About 80 people attend a public meeting Wednesday in Hawick to learn about a change of ownership at the commercial landfill near town and a proposed change in the types of waste allowed if a new permit is approved. Most of those in attendance told the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency that they object to the changes.
Residents object to possible change in permit for landfill near Hawick
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Minnesota man dies two weeks after New Year's Eve crash
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Jimmy Alexander Gogoi
Man sentenced to more than nine years for drug possession after Willmar traffic stop
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Central American migrants sit along the Tijuana River as an American flag flies near the U.S. and Mexico border in Tijuana, Mexico, on Nov. 25, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Tomas Ayuso
Border policy likely separated thousands more, report says
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Federal prosecutors are seeking the forfeiture of $30,839 in suspected drug money taken in May from St. Paul couple Vang Xiong and May Yang. Xiong’s cellphone captured this photo in October 2017 in California, where Xiong owns 2.5 acres of land, according to a court filing. Courtesy of U.S. attorney’s office
St. Paul lunch lady, husband accused of selling marijuana
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Officers apprehend fugitive in Pennock
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Mental health specialist Ted Matthews testifies about farmer mental health in front of a Minnesota House committee on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. Efforts to allocate more money for farmers' counselors failed that year. Don Davis / Forum News Service file photo
Lone counselor for farmers faces long drives, longer call sheets
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Forum News Service photo by Don Davis
How will the shutdown hurt Minnesota? The longer it drags on, the worse it could be
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