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Dr. Roland Kehr (left) helps DNR forester Alex Brothen measure the circumference of his eastern (Canadian) hemlock Tuesday at his home at 723 North Fourth Street in Brainerd. Kehr is settling a 40-year-old question of whether or not his tree is a state record and belongs on the Big Tree Registry. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Record-seeking hemlock: North Brainerd tree is contender
1 hour 6 min ago
Regency Beauty schools close nationwide, including 5 in Minn.
1 hour 10 min ago
Robert John Lund (left) and Denzel Sheldon Perrin
Victim ID'd, two charged in Hermantown drive-by shooting
1 hour 13 min ago
Former college linebacker sues bars, attackers for injury in 2014 Mankato brawl
1 hour 43 min ago
Man killed by train in central Minn.
4 hours 12 min ago
Hoboken police officers look over the scene of a train crash where a New Jersey Transit train derailed and crashed through the station, injuring more than 100 people, in Hoboken, New Jersey, U.S. September 29, 2016. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
3 killed, more than 100 injured in N.J. train crash
4 hours 12 min ago
Jonathan and Juanita Trexel are planning a $15 million facility in the woods north of Duluth for traumatized and injured military personnel, police, first responders and others who are struggling to cope with events from their past. (Artist's rendering courtesy of Northern Life Ranch)
Short of donations, Pequaywan recovery center on hold: Nebraska couple envisions buffalo grazing around pastoral retreat north of Duluth
11 hours 19 min ago
Terry Zoller, St. Croix Crossing construction director checks the progress in Stillwater on Friday, Sept. 16, 2016. He plans to retire the day the bridge opens in 2017. (Pioneer Press: Jean Pieri)
He wanted it. He’s building it. Terry Zoller’s Stillwater ties stretch back for generations, and he’ll be leaving his own mark on his beloved hometown with the St. Croix Crossing
11 hours 29 min ago
Survivor of gun attack can move on as Minnesota man admits murder
12 hours 39 min ago
Banned instructor says school leaders forced to students to lie for him
13 hours 19 min ago
Concordia to allow legal age students to drink on campus
13 hours 19 min ago
Jay Spiaka tells reporters Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, that his multiple medical problems require a home care provider, who is not paid enough. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Clients join union care workers seeking higher pay, better training
14 hours 19 min ago
BCA gives Philando Castile case to Ramsey County attorney
14 hours 59 min ago
Fargo based company opens new hotel in Woodbury
15 hours 19 min ago
September 28, 2016
An aerial view of the corn maze on the Spronk farm in rural Edgerton. The corn maze opens Oct. 1. (Submitted photo)
One amazing maze: Corn field in shape of Minnesota, with counties outlined too
17 hours 19 min ago
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