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President Eric Kaler of the University of Minnesota says on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, that now is the time to repair buildings on campuses around the state. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton announced $1.5 billion construction proposal
1 hour 56 min ago
The Backus City Council, left-to right: Ann Birge, Rae Borst, mayor Kurt Sawyer, Tyler Smith and Karl Flier. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Backus: City to gradually go to LED lights
2 hours 56 min ago
Local Foods College classes offered through U of M Extension
4 hours 26 min ago
During the annual reorganizational meeting, the Pine River-Backus School Board set meeting dates and times, renewed contracts and delegated official relationships with depositories and publishers. Echo-Journal photo
Pine River-Backus School: Board reorganizes for 2018
4 hours 56 min ago
Line 3 replacement meeting to be held in Backus
5 hours 26 min ago
January 16, 2018
A Bird Island home was destroyed in a fire Monday, Jan. 15, following a possible explosion. Forum News Service photo
Fire after possible explosion destroys central Minn. home
22 hours 11 min ago
Students from Fernando Burga's Land Use Planning course presented their policy recommendations to the City of Ramsey via posters at an event on December 8, 2017. Photo: Bruce Silcox
Making planning legible - students helping City of Ramsey with visual approach
23 hours 56 min ago
Skiers on a ski lift get ready to hit the slopes Monday at Mount Ski Gull. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
KLICK! - Hitting the slopes
January 16, 2018 - 8:00am
In addition to being a soon-to-graduate student with a minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale, applicants must be enrolling as a full-time student at an accredited Minnesota college or university and be a U.S. citizen, and a resident of the counties of Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd or Wadena. Most important, interested students must be pursuing a degree in a qualifying manufacturing related major. Metro Creative Graphics, Inc.
Area manufacturers offer $1,000 manufacturing scholarships
January 16, 2018 - 6:00am
Initiative Foundation reaffirms commitment to early childhood
January 16, 2018 - 4:30am
Nisswa: Council makes routine annual appointments
January 16, 2018 - 4:00am
Jenkins: Council makes annual appointments
January 16, 2018 - 3:30am
January 15, 2018
Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party governor candidate and State Auditor Rebecca Otto stands to answer a question on health care in a forum Monday evening in the Beaux Arts Ballroom at Bemidji State University. Candidates from left are: St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman; District 64A Rep. Erin Murphy, St. Paul; Otto, May Township; District 61B Rep. Paul Thissen, Minneapolis; and U.S. Congressman Tim Walz, MN-01.
Jillian Gandsey / Forum News Service
Candidates questioned on big issues from a rural perspective
January 15, 2018 - 10:29pm
Brainerd crash injures Pequot Lakes man
January 15, 2018 - 9:39pm
This photo taken after the 1918 fires shows the burned out remains of Cloquet City Hall and jail (back left) behind the Sommerfield store and Washington School on the right. Photo courtesy of the Carlton County Historical Society
Northeast Minn. historians plan events marking 1918 fires that killed hundreds
January 15, 2018 - 9:24pm