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Campers enter the front gate Wednesday at Brainerd International Raceway for the Lakes Jam music festival. The festival runs Thursday through Saturday and features country and rock music artists. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Lakes Jam: Year 5 is here; More new, fun features to keep people happy
1 hour 56 min ago
Work continues to connect County Road 168 and Patriot Avenue to the four-lane Highway 371 in Pequot Lakes. Travis Grimler/Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes: Businesses share thoughts about highway
2 hours 13 min ago
Signs direct Highway 371 motorists to Patriot Avenue - or the two-lane Highway 371 through Pequot Lakes. Nancy Vogt/Echo Journal
It's time to learn new street names: Patriot Avenue = two-lane Highway 371 through town
3 hours 13 min ago
June 21, 2017
Gov. Mark Dayton speaks during a news conference at the State Capitol in St. Paul on Wednesday, June 21, after meeting with Minnesota African American leaders in the wake of the not guilty verdict for police officer Jeronimo Yanez, who shot and killed Philando Castile last summer. A police video of the shooting was released on Tuesday. (Rachel Stassen-Berger / Pioneer Press)
After seeing 'horrifying'' Yanez video, Dayton says 'everyone is not treated equally' in Minnesota
14 hours 4 min ago
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Willmar man admits kidnapping 8-month-old baby from ex-girlfriend
14 hours 47 min ago
Minnesota State universities' tuition rising 3.9%, colleges 1%
17 hours 27 min ago
The new Pennington County Regional Justice Center in Thief River Falls, Minn. on Tuesday, June 20. Joshua Komer/ Forum News Service
New Thief River Falls jail will have triple the capacity
19 hours 58 min ago
June 20, 2017
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Graphic video from police squad dash cam shows Philando Castile shooting
June 20, 2017 - 9:15pm
Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. listens at his bail hearing on a kidnapping charge in Northeast Central District Court in Grand Forks on Dec. 4, 2003. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
Rodriguez death penalty appeal: Expert defense witnesses disagree with conclusion that Sjodin was stabbed, raped
June 20, 2017 - 7:43pm
"It's been a challenging time for sports at the U," said University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler during an interview in his office at Morrill Hall Friday, Jan. 13, 2017. (St. Paul Pioneer Press: Jean Pieri)
Univ. of Minn. tuition to rise 2 percent for residents, 12.5 percent for non-residents
June 20, 2017 - 7:11pm
Swing dancer sandwich is honey smoked salmon, cucumbers, capers and cream cheese with fresh dill on pumpernickel, served with sliced lemon garnish.
Minnesota State Fair announces 31 new foods, 4 new vendors
June 20, 2017 - 6:53pm
2nd meeting scheduled for Unorganized residents
June 20, 2017 - 5:41pm
Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. listens at his bail hearing on a kidnapping charge in Northeast Central District Court in Grand Forks, N.D., Dec. 4, 2003. Forum file photo/Dave Wallis
Rodriguez hearing testimony focuses on sexual assault evidence
June 20, 2017 - 2:16pm
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The 100-foot-tall Pequot Lakes fire tower is closed to the public.
Pequot Lakes: Fire tower closed to public
June 20, 2017 - 11:13am
Karen Bresnahan of the Pine River Area Food Shelf accepts a check for $5,000.
Backus Legion donates to Pine River food shelf
June 20, 2017 - 10:30am