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Ron Parker stands in front of the Holy Innocents Episcopal Church near the Rice County Fairgrounds in Faribault, Minn. Parker is leading an effort that has prisoners at the Minnesota Correctional Facility in Faribault building new doors for the historic church. Suzanne Rook / Faribault Daily News
Prison work program helps preserve historic southern Minnesota church
5 hours 52 min ago
Some workers in the Capitol and other Minnesota government buildings will receive raises of at least 2 percent this year and 2018 if the administration and Legislature approve a contract agreement that could affect 30,000. Don Davis /  Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Minimum wage automatically heads up
8 hours 21 min ago
A clouded leopard at the Nashville Zoo, where the public will watch the animals for reactions to the eclipse. Veterinarian Woc Colburn thinks some animals such as lemurs, clouded leopards and kangaroos may begin to exhibit nighttime habits when totality hits, whether that's waking up, going to sleep or lining up for a feeding. MUST CREDIT: Courtesy of Nashville Zoo.
During the solar eclipse, animals will be confused
8 hours 44 min ago
A 9-year-old boy is dead and a 10-year-old girl is injured after a UTV rollover north of Millerville on Thursday, Aug. 17. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
9-year-old boy dies after UTV rollover accident in Douglas County, Minn.
12 hours 24 min ago
Mezzenga Carlson celebration of life set Saturday
18 hours 6 min ago
August 17, 2017
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Gary Waller, Glensheen investigator and sheriff, dies
22 hours 50 min ago
Grand Forks newspaper reporters Andrew Hazzard and Andrew Haffner were recorded by a UND Police body camera during a visit Aug. 9 by EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt. play button
UND apologizes for reporters' ejection during EPA administrator visit
August 17, 2017 - 9:05pm
Final environmental review released for Line 3 replacement
August 17, 2017 - 7:24pm
Timothy James Barr, 51, of St. Paul was arrested Tuesday by St. Paul police on suspicion of murder. He is being held at the Ramsey County Jail. He has not been charged. Barr is a person-of-interest in the disappearance of a Vadnais Heights Woman. Michelle Lee Newell, 45, was last seen Aug. 29. (Courtesy of Ramsey County Sheriff's Office)
Minnesota man gets 7 years in woman's death after remains found in rural area outside Fargo
August 17, 2017 - 7:10pm
Blood drive slated Friday in Pequot Lakes
August 17, 2017 - 3:00pm
Path of the eclipse: When and where to get the best view
August 17, 2017 - 9:27am
Path of the eclipse: When and where to get the best view
August 17, 2017 - 9:27am
Pine River: Council keeps informed about airport work
August 17, 2017 - 8:00am
Hackensack Legion Auxiliary to host fundraising breakfast
August 17, 2017 - 4:30am
August 16, 2017
Charge: Minn. group home employee, vulnerable resident delivered newspapers, stole from garages, vehicles
August 16, 2017 - 9:27pm
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