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April 26, 2018
An explosion and fire rocked the Husky Energy refinery and Superior just before 10 a.m. Thursday, April 26, shaking buildings up to a mile away. Photo by Mark Androsky.play button
Refinery blast injures at least 11; fire still burning as evacuation continues
1 hour 45 min ago
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt said on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, he is" hopeful " a deal can be reached at least to expand background checks before gun purchases. On Thursday, he said that he did not mean gun-control legislation will advance. (Don Davis / Forum News Service)
Daudt said he was misunderstood: Still opposes gun control
5 hours 5 sec ago
Complaint: Minnesota utility worker filmed kids using toilet
6 hours 30 min ago
Body found near Minnesota River identified
8 hours 52 min ago
Minnesota state Rep. Rod Hamilton of Mountain Lake emerges from his office Thursday, April 26, after being accused of sexual misconduct. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct
10 hours 14 min ago
WAPOA roundtable discussion to focus on AIS
13 hours 50 min ago
Central Minnesota boy dies month after crash with semi-truck
14 hours 4 min ago
Pequot Lakes speech students placing at state, from left: Mollie Pierson, Allie Miller and Savannah Ellison.
Pequot Lakes: Ellison runner-up at state speech meet - Pierson, Miller also place
14 hours 20 min ago
Ham dinner planned at Maple Hill Lutheran Church
15 hours 50 min ago
Health officials warn of measles case in southeastern Minnesota traveler
16 hours 20 min ago
From left: Amani Kibwaa; Kaitlyn Deneau; Brianna Guggenberger; Maggie Harms; Avery Peterson; Kyan Kitzman; June Ruud; Desera Engholm; Amelia Reynols, Princess Escort; Ashlynn Reynolds, Miss Pequot Lakes Princess; Presley Crawford, Queen Escort; Hailee Swenson, Miss Pequot Lakes; Cecilla Kinney, Miss Congeniality Escort; Necole Lyons, Miss Congeniality; Ruby Palmer; Madison Conrad; Lilah Jeck; Emmarae Lasart. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Hailee Swenson to reign as Miss Pequot Lakes
17 hours 19 min ago
Brainerd Tanker Base personnel listen to a briefing Wednesday at the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Tanker Base at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport on how to load fire retardant into the BAe-146 air tanker. Fire danger remained high in the lakes region. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Aerial firefighter: Former passenger jet finds new purpose
18 hours 20 min ago
Spring rummage sale set at Lutheran Church of the Cross
18 hours 49 min ago
Residents and business owners filled the Cole Memorial Building in Pequot Lakes on Monday, April 23, to talk about Trailside Park plans with the city council. Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes: Trailside Park discussion draws nearly 170 people - Council votes 3-2 to proceed
19 hours 20 min ago
Commissioner Paul Thiede
County board refuses comment on WeARE grant application
20 hours 19 min ago
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