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August 21, 2017
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources workers expect a Barred Owl, similar to this, is what attacked the girl.  File photo
Owl attack prompts Minnesota state park trail closure
19 hours 49 min ago
August 18, 2017
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
August 18, 2017 - 1:52pm
August 16, 2017
I'm assuming our newspaper front page caught your attention this week. Let me explain why we joined more than 200 other newspapers across the state - both big and small - this week to publish no local photos and no local stories on our front page.
Vogt's Notes: Imagine a day without local news
August 16, 2017 - 3:00pm
Behind the historic exterior of Grand View Lodge in Nisswa is a web of high technology that helps the visitor plan their visit and communicate with the resort while staying at Grand View. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
6 resorts enroll in Minn. Century Resort recognition program
August 16, 2017 - 9:18am
August 15, 2017
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State investigation reveals more sexual abuse at northern Minnesota treatment center
August 15, 2017 - 4:52pm
August 6, 2017
“If you don’t start by age 21 using tobacco, there’s a only a 5 percent chance you’ll ever start,” says Jason McCoy, a tobacco cessation worker with Partnership for Health. “Ninety percent of smokers start by age 18.” Pixabay image
Push underway to raise tobacco-buying age in Minn. lakes-area communities
August 6, 2017 - 10:33am
July 24, 2017
Bags of whole blood await delivery to area hospitals Friday, July , 21, 2017, at United Blood Services, Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Blood runs: A little-known service from state troopers
July 24, 2017 - 8:43am
July 20, 2017
Divers finish pulling the vehicle from the water Thursday afternoon, July 20, 2017, in Red Wing. Kit Murray / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
‘Most challenging dive to date’: Vehicle submerged in 1976 pulled from Mississippi River
July 20, 2017 - 2:58pm
July 16, 2017
Theodore Tiede, 27, is in custody on charges of making terroristic threats, reckless discharge of a firearm and assault.
Fergus Falls man held for terrorizing following armed standoff
July 16, 2017 - 4:21pm
July 10, 2017
Sen. Al Franken speaks with Peggy Kennedy, president of M State, about a program to fund partnerships between schools like M State and businesses Tuesday, March 22, 2016, in Moorhead. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Minn. Sen. Al Franken, David Letterman to collaborate on climate change video series
July 10, 2017 - 4:07pm
Slayer performs in Austin, Texas, on Nov. 18, 2014. Flicker
Slayer to kick off world tour in Bemidji
July 10, 2017 - 6:48am
July 8, 2017
Students at Concordia Language Villages hold up and pass around an inflatable globe during International Day on Friday. Jillian Gandsey | Forum News Service
Nearly 2,000 attend International Day held at Concordia Language Villages
July 8, 2017 - 6:39pm
June 27, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton speaks to media after signing bills to eliminate the state's $5 billion budget deficit and reopen state government and services that have been shut down for three weeks, in St. Paul, Minnesota, U.S. on July 20, 2011. REUTERS/Eric Miller/File Photo
Judge orders Minnesota to fund legislature through Oct. 1
June 27, 2017 - 2:38pm
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Minnesota fat: State tops list among highest percentage of overweight cats, dogs, report says
June 27, 2017 - 1:51pm
June 25, 2017
Gene Kramer writes down his meld points while playing a game of pinochle at the Grand Forks Senior Center. (Janelle Vonasek/Grand Forks Herald)
After his wife dies, senior finds new friendships playing cards
June 25, 2017 - 9:34am