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Community members exchange ideas for a new tobacco coalition in the Crow Wing County area at an inaugural informational meeting at Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center on Tuesday, Jan. 15. The Minnesota Department of Health, Crow Wing County, Crow Wing Energized and their partners are supporting community-driven solutions to create tobacco-free environments and promote quitting tobacco use. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
New coalition aims to snuff out tobacco use by working together
18 hours 3 min ago
January 17, 2019
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz addressed reporters at the Capitol Monday, Jan. 7, 2019. He took the oath of office to become the state's 41st governor earlier that day. File photo: DANA FERGUSON / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Walz announces plan to minimize government shutdown for Minnesotans
January 17, 2019 - 7:00am
January 16, 2019
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EXPLORE: A look at the history of Hockey Day Minnesota
January 16, 2019 - 2:46pm
January 14, 2019
Danecdotes: MN pro teams are all a 'maybe'
January 14, 2019 - 5:30am
December 27, 2018
This is a rendering of the inlet structure near Horace, N.D., looking downstream from the dam that would be part of the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project. Special to The Forum
Minnesota grants permit for Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion, clearing major regulatory hurdle
December 27, 2018 - 10:42am
December 23, 2018
Fire debris roped off by Perham Fire Department. Michael Denny / Forum News Serviceplay button
UPDATE: Fire destroys two Minnesota businesses, damages one
December 23, 2018 - 5:42pm
December 18, 2018
Little Falls museum wants art that's skin deep
December 18, 2018 - 9:00am
New report highlights progress in treating depression
December 18, 2018 - 4:30am
December 11, 2018
Will Schroeer, center, speaks in support of a set of proposals aimed at boosting funding for public transit across Minnesota. A coalition called Keep Minnesota Moving announced its goals Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018 at the Capitol. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Transit coalition push includes $120 million ask for Greater Minnesota
December 11, 2018 - 6:03pm
Lori Swanson was elected attorney general of the state of Minnesota in 2006, and re-elected in 2010 and 2014. She is Minnesota’s 29th attorney general and its first female attorney general. Courtesy photo
Minnesota AG sues Virginia tax debt settlement company
December 11, 2018 - 12:36pm
December 6, 2018
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Gas prices fall to lowest of the year in North Dakota, Minnesota, nation
December 6, 2018 - 8:05pm
Minnesota governor-elect Tim Walz said a $1.5 billion state budget surplus could help improve education and health care funding. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota economy chugs on, but slowdown on the horizon
December 6, 2018 - 6:30pm
December 4, 2018
Congressman Rick Nolan, 74, talks about his plans for the future when he leaves Congress at the end of the year during an interview in Duluth Tuesday afternoon. Bob King / Forum News Service
Nolan’s days in office grow short: Congressman reflects on a public life
December 4, 2018 - 9:22pm
A public opinion survey on the prospect of restoring wild, free-roaming elk to eastern Minnesota forests found strong support among both the general public and landowners in the potential elk release areas.
Strong northern Minn. public support for bringing elk back
December 4, 2018 - 4:11pm
December 1, 2018
Governor-Elect Tim Walz has come out in support of legal recreational cannabis in the state of Minnesota. With medical marijuana legal in 33 states and recreational pot legal in 10, it may seem only a matter of time, but the issue could lead to a power struggle in Minnesota's split Legislature. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Will Minnesota become the next state to legalize weed?
December 1, 2018 - 9:00am
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